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

THIS WEEKEND we will have registration for the 2005-2006 Faith Formation classes, First Communion preparation and Confirmation class. Please come to the Sacristy. It will take only a few minutes.

This registration includes:
All children who will attend public school and be in grades 1-7 next school year.
Children who will be in grade 2 in preparation for First Holy Communion whether they attend public school or Pope John Paul II Catholic School.
All children in grades 8 and 9 who will be preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation whether they attend a Catholic school or public school.

Please make use of these opportunities. If you have any questions call Sister Donna (evenings) 612-789-9168.
ST. MARON'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 602 University Avenue N.E., will have a special Memorial liturgy for Pope John Paul II on Wednesday, May 18, 2005 (his birthday) at 6:00 PM. Everyone is invited.
MARK YOU CALENDARS for May 19, 20 & 21. Shop at the main Linder's Store or one of the following three flower marts: Columbia Heights, St. Anthony Village, or Roseville. When checking out, tell the clerk you are supporting "Holy Cross Educational Task Force," and we will receive 15% of the pre-tax dollars. No coupons required. Tell your friends. Thank you.
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Pope John Paul II and Trinity Catholic Schools are sponsoring a "Trash and Treasure Sale" on Saturday, May 21 in conjunction with N.E. Minneapolis Art-A-Whirl. Bring any gently used items to Pope John Paul II Catholic School between 7:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. We will sell it in our "Trash and Treasure Sale". Please do not bring electrical appliances or clothing of any kind. Then mark your calendar and we will see you there. Call 612-789-8851 to set up a drop off time or with any questions. We have wonderful young people who can help you carry it into the building.

REGISTER FOR 2005-2006 - If you would like your child to be part of a school community where we have "faith in every student" contact Pope John Paul II Catholic School. Immerse your child in a Catholic School environment that educates him/her academically and spiritually. For more information about our school call 612-789-8851. Come grow in Christ with us!! Give your child a quality academic education in a values rich environment.


Today, May 15
Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.
Monday, May 16
Archdiocesan Holy Name Board Meeting.
Thursday, May 19
Pope John Paul II School Spring Concert 6:30 p.m. in the gym.
AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.
Friday, May 20
Father Andrew's Anniversary of Ordination.
Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 p.m. in Church.
Saturday, May 21
Last Day of Polish School.
Kolbe reserved.
Sunday, May 22
Sunday School/Nursery during the 10:00 a.m. Mass.
Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

RUMMAGE SALE - St, Cyril's Church
basement - handicap accessible, 13th
Avenue & Second St. N.E.

Wednesday, May 18th from 4-7 p.m.
Thursday, May 19th from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, May 20th from 9 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Friday is $1.00 bag day.
Sponsored by the St. Cyril's Ladies Guild.

ART - A - WHIRL The Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association presents: The 10th Annual Art-A-Whirl Open Studio and Gallery Tour, Friday, May 20th 5-9 p.m., Saturday, May 21st Noon to 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 22nd Noon to 5:00 p.m. in the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District and surrounding area. Tour is self-guided & free.
RETREAT FOR CATHOLIC SINGLES Singles May 20-22, 2005 at Christ the King Retreat House in Buffalo, Minnesota. The theme of the Retreat is "Who Do You Say That I Am?" The retreat will offer an opportunity to deepen your understanding of who Jesus is for you. It will be a time to meet, share and pray with other single men and women. For more information call 763-682-1394 or 763-682-3453.
ST. MARY'S ORTHODOX CATHEDRAL 1701 Fifth Street N.E., Minneapolis Women's Club presents their Salad Luncheon on Thursday, May 26, 2005 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $7.00 and available by calling: Irene 612-789-6733 or Lorraine 612-789-0214.
FOR RENT Upper 2 BR, close to Church,
                     16th and 4th St. N.E. 612-789-6767

FOR RENT: 3 BR, Home, Available now.
                      19th and 5th St. N.E. 651-488-5077