Today, August 12

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

Tuesday, August 14

· Mass of Anticipation for the Holy Day 7:00 PM.

Wednesday, August 15      Feast of the Assumption

· Holy Day of Obligation - Masses at 6:45 AM, 12:00 Noon, 6:00 PM and 7:00 PM (Polish).

Thursday, August 16

· AA & Alanon 7:30 PM in Kennedy Hall.

Sunday, August 19

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.


CHURCH FESTIVAL - The Church of St. Cyril and Methodius, 1315 Second Street N.E., Minneapolis is having their Church Festival on Sunday, August 19th.  Polka Mass at 10:30 AM.  Music by Twin City Soundz.  Festival 11:30 AM to 5:00 PM.  Food includes: Polish sausage, hot dogs, cabbage rolls and Hispanic good.  Games: Cake Walk, Country Store, Big Wheel and Kid Games.  Entertainment: Don Pafko and Lipa Slovak Folk Dancers.  Raffle $1,400.00 in Prize Money.  10 chances to win.  Drawing at 4:30 PM.

CHURCH ANNUAL PIG ROAST - St. Peter’s 4th annual Pig Roast is Saturday, August 18th in the south parking lot.  The buffet dinner, catered by Divine Swine, will be served from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.  The menu will include roasted pork and turkey sandwiches, baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, dessert and coffee.  Beer, pop, water and wine will also be available.  After dinner, enjoy dancing to 50’s and 60’s “oldies” music from Jay’s Musical Memories from 7:30 to 9:30 PM.  Dinner tickets at the door will be $13.00 for adults and $5.00 for children.  Children age 3 and under FREE.  St. Peter’s is located at 6730 Nicollet Avenue South in Richfield.  For more information call Pat at 612-861-3981.

EPIPHANY DINER AT THE FAIR - .  Are you hungry?  Sit down and relax while you enjoy a delicious meal at Epiphany Diner at the State Fair.  They are a full service diner, carrying your meal to your table and bussing your table for you, all with a smile.  Join us for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Breakfast is now served until 11:00 AM!  Conveniently located on Underwood Avenue, just west of the Horticultural Building.  The diner is open daily from 6:30 AM to 8:00 PM.  Epiphany Diner celebrates 41 years at the State Fair.

GARAGE SALE THANK YOU! -Thank you to all who helped with the Holy Cross Garage Sale held this past week.  Special thanks to the ladies who spent many, many hours sorting, pricing and preparing for the event.  We appreciate all who donated items for the sale.  It was a great assortment of “treasures”.  When many people go out of their way to do a little extra, the results are impressive.  Thank you so very much!




Our Fall Festival is only five weeks away -

September 15 & 16, 2007. 

We need your help. 

To volunteer please call 612-789-7238.


 Arts & Crafts - Jewelry, cross-stitching, ceramics, knit,

             crochet, ornaments, etc.  Be creative!  Donations

             can be brought to the Rectory weekdays.


 Basket Raffle - Design a theme basket and fill it with

             items relating to your theme - Beauty, Butterflies,

             Baking, Books, Bubbles, etc.


 Big Wheel - Prizes are needed.  Would your employer or

             local retailer donation to our Festival?  Can you

             donate a prize?


 Bingo - Noon to 4:00 PM Sept. 16.  Fun games, cash

             prizes.  Help is needed.


 Cake Walk/Country Store - Choose your favorite cake

             recipe and bake a cake for the Country Store.

             Cake boxes available in Church Sept. 8 & 9.


 Dining Room - The most help is needed in the Dining

             Room.  Contact Cindy at 763-754-2230.


 Kitchen Help - Help needed in the kitchen on Saturday              and Sunday to prepare the Chicken Dinner.


 Mystery Gifts/Parcel Post - We all enjoy a surprise. We

             need donations of useable gifts for people of all

             ages.  The gifts will be beautifully wrapped and

             will remain a “Mystery” until opened.  Mark your

             donation “Mystery Gift.”


 Raffle Tickets - Have you sold (or bought) your raffle

             tickets yet?  The raffle is an important part of

             the Festival.  Please return your ticket stubs and

             money as soon as possible.


FALL FESTIVAL RAFFLE TICKETS - The Holy Cross Fall Festival raffle tickets can be picked up at the University Avenue entrance of the church.