Today, August 27

· Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

Tuesday, August 29

· Peace Mass - Rosary 6:30 p.m., Mass at 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, August 31

· AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.

Saturday, September 2

· First Saturday Devotions 7:45 a.m. in Church.

Sunday, September 3

· Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.


September 16 & 17!

It’s not our parish festival without YOU!

Buy and/or sell your raffle tickets. More are available.
Make items for the Fancy Booth - crochet, knit, carve, paint, holiday ornaments, etc.  Design a theme basket by picking a theme and filling a basket with related items.
We need more “mystery gifts” for people of all ages for the Parcel Post Booth.  The gifts are sorted and remain a “mystery” until bought and opened!
Think of where you want to volunteer your time to work.  Can you work at bingo or in the dining room?  We need and would like lots of volunteers!

Questions?  Call the Rectory

EAST SIDE OLD TIMERS “52nd” STAG REUNION - The East Side Old Timers would like to invite all fellows who at one time or another engaged or sponsored sports on the Northeast or Southeast  communities to a “52nd” Stag reunion on September 21, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. Holy Cross Kolbe Center, 1630-4th Street N.E.  Refreshments and food will be served.  Tickets can be purchased at the Holy Cross Church office weekdays for $5.00 or purchased the day of the event for $6.00.  All players and coaches are invited to celebrate this 52nd Anniversary with the “Old Timers.”

FIRST SATURDAY DEVOTIONS will be held this Saturday, September 2 at 7:45 a.m. with praying of the first three decades of the Rosary and Mass at 8:00 a.m.  After Mass our devotions will continue with praying of the final two decades of the Rosary, prayer and meditation.  All are welcome to attend.

NORTH SIDE LIFE CARE CENTER, a non-profit, life-affirming pregnancy help center in north Minneapolis, has an immediate need for an RN employee to manage a successful prenatal and ultrasound program for low-income pregnant women.  Part-time, shared position, 40 hours per two weeks.  Please contact Andrea at 952-938-5272 for more information.

EPIPHANY DINER CELEBRATES 40 YEARS AT THE FAIR!  Are you hungry?  Sit down and relax while you enjoy a delicious meal at Epiphany Diner at the State Fair.  We are a full service diner, carrying your meal to your table and busing your table for you, all with a smile.  Join us for breakfast, lunch or dinner.  Breakfast is now served until 11:00 a.m.!  Conveniently located on Underwood Avenue, just west of the Horticultural Building.  The diner is open 6:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

COFFEE AND DONUT SUNDAY is the second Sunday of every month from September to April after all morning Masses in Kolbe Center.  This is an opportunity to come and visit with fellow parishioners.  We are in need of people to help host the Coffee and Donut Sunday; we provide all the supplies - you serve..  If you, your family or group would be interested or have questions, please call the Parish Office weekdays at 612-789-7238.  The first Donut Sunday will be Sept. 10th. 

POLISH ROSARY BAKE SALE - The Polish Rosary Society is planning a Bake Sale for Saturday, September 9 after the 4:30 p.m. Mass and Sunday, September 10 after the morning Masses. 

THE CHURCH OF ST. ANNE - ST. JOSEPH HIEN will be hosting the Fall Festival 2006 the following dates: Friday, Sept. 1 from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 2 from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 3 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the parking lot between the school and church at 2627 Queen Avenue North.  Come and enjoy the fun and taste our authentic foods such as egg rolls, fried rice, chicken wings and much more.  We will also have fun games for children and adults, bingo everyday & music.  Information call 612-529-0503.

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MASS OF THANKSGIVING AND REMEMBRANCE for Law Enforcement, Fire and Emergency Personnel will be held on Saturday, September 9th at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Paul Cathedral with Archbishop Flynn as the celebrant.  In light of recent events, and to commemorate the 5th anniversary of 9/11/01 event, it is fitting to honor civil servants for their tireless work to keep our communities safe each and every day. This Mass will be a fitting opportunity to pray for our police officers, fire fighters and other emergency personnel and to demonstrate support and gratitude.  All are welcome to attend.