1621 University Avenue N.E., Minneapolis, MN 55413

THANK YOU to a very special group of people for their time, interest and dedication in teaching our children in the Wednesday evening religion classes. Who are these special people? They are: Sue Kalpiers, Liz McKie, Sam McKie, Nicole Tomas, Liz Yellovich, Sister Beverly, Sister Donna, Sister Priscilla. May God's blessings be with you for being proclaimers of God's Word.
THIS WEEKEND we will have registration after Mass for the 2002-2003 religion classes and First Communion preparation. Come to the Sacristy. It will only take a few minutes.
This registration includes:

  All children who will attend public school and be in grades 1-8 next school year.
  Children who will be in grade 2 in preparation for First Communion, whether they attend public school or Northeast Regional Catholic School.

Please make use of these opportunities. If you have questions, call Sister Donna 612-789-9168 (evenings).
ENGLISH ALTAR & ROSARY GUILD MEETING Monday, May 13 beginning in Church at 6:30 p.m. with Mass, installation of new officers, new members and May Crowning. Meeting to follow in Kennedy Hall. Rose leaders please turn in your dues books. The Holy Name Society will join us for a social following the meeting. Roses 101 and 102 will furnish refreshments. If any ladies in the parish are interested in joining the Rosary Guild, please call Janice at the Parish Office on Monday - 612-789-7238.
 HOLY CROSS LIBRARY SUMMER "READ - A - THON" for children May 26 to September 8. Win great prizes for reading the most books! Books can be from any library. Sign up after Mass on May 18 and 19 in the library or fill out the form enclosed in this week's bulletin.


Happy Mother's Day to all women who have cared for us, supported us, corrected us when necessary, and loved us. We owe you so much and want you to know we thank you and love you all

THANK YOU to the Northeast Regional Catholic School community for the wonderful support to the Fun'd Festival. It costs approximately $5,000 a year to educate a child at NERCS so the $13,500 raised will be put to good use. The school needs all of you if we are to succeed. Thank you! .

                    PARISH CALENDAR
Today, May 12
Library open after all morning Masses.
Monday, May 13
English Rosary Guild Mass at 6:30 p.m. in Church, May Crowning, Installation. Meeting to follow. Refreshments furnished by Roses 101 and 102.
English Holy Name Meeting 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 16
AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.
Friday, May 17
Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 p.m. in Church.
Saturday, May 18
Polish School 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon in school.
Library open after 4:30 Mass for "Read-A- Thon".
Sunday, May 19
First Communion for Polish students.
Library open after morning Masses. Sign up for the summer "Read-A- Thon"!
ANNUAL RUMMAGE SALE - St. Cyril's Church Hall, 13th Ave. and 2nd St. N.E., Minneapolis. Wednesday, May 15th from 4:00-7:00 PM, Thursday, May 16 from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM and Friday, May 17 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon. Friday is $1.00 Bag Day.
THIS WEDNESDAY, May 15, 2002, is the Feast of St. Isidore, patron of farmers. We remember to pray for farmers and others who devote themselves to this important and noble work. We pray in their support that their labors may reap a harvest of spiritual benefits and abundant crops, and join our thoughts and actions with their's in efforts to find and work for just solutions to continued challenges in the food and agriculture sector.
DE LA SALLE HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAMS - DeLaSalle High School is accepting registrations into its Player's Choice summer athletic camps for boys and girls. All camps at DeLaSalle are directed by varsity coaches in their respective sports - baseball, boys basketball, girls basketball, competitive cheerleading, fast pitch softball, girls' and boys' tennis and football. Emphasis is place on fundamental development and fun! All camps are available for students currently in grades 1- 8; some camps accept younger athletes as well. For more information, or to receive a brochure, please call 612-676-7600.

ST. HEDWIG'S ANNUAL SPRING FESTIVAL - St. Hedwig's Parish, 29th and Randolph St. N.E. will hold their annual Spring Festival on Sunday, June 2,2002 from 12:00 Noon until 6:00 p.m. Music, food, games, bingo, children's games, beverages, and fun for all. An afternoon of fun for the whole family!