Saturday September 8

· Polish Rosary Society Bake Sale after 4:30 Mass.

Today, September 9

· Polish Rosary Bake Sale after morning Masses.

· Coffee & Donuts after morning Masses.

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

Monday, September 10

· English Rosary Guild Meeting 7:00 PM in Kolbe.  Refreshments by Rose 109.

Tuesday, September 11

· Baptism Class 7:00 PM in Church.

Wednesday, September 12

· Confirmation Meeting with Parents and Candidates 6:30 PM in Kolbe Center.

Thursday, September 13

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

Saturday, September 15

· Fall Festival Set-up begins at 9:00 AM.

· Party Under the “Big Tent” 5:00 - 9:00 PM

                          Music by Dr. Kielbasa

Sunday, September 16


      Chicken Dinner 11:00 - 3:00 PM  Music, Food, Fun!


PLEASE KEEP SAVING ALUMINUM CANS - The money raised from recycling aluminum goes toward the “Church Painting.”  Bags of aluminum cans (beer and pop only) can be put in containers by the doors of church or by the garages behind the rectory.

“HAPPENINGS” BOOKS - Holy Cross Parish is selling “Happenings” books for $30.00 each.  The book contains a large variety of coupons for discounts on food,  car washes, entertainment, travel, etc. that are good through September, 2008.  Proceeds from the sale will be go the “Church Painting Fund.”  Books can be purchased at the Parish Office or by calling Dennis at 612-788-4209. 

POPE JOHN PAUL II CATHOLIC SCHOOL NEWS - Would you like your child to experience education where faith and knowledge co-exist?  Register to attend Pope John Paul II Catholic School, where academics, values and faith development exist at the heart of each child’s education.  For information, contact the school at (612) 789-8851.  We would love to talk to you about education in your northeast Minneapolis Catholic school!

NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING CLASS  A series of classes on the highly effective Creighton Model will begin on Saturday, October 6th at the U of M Medical Center.  To register or for more information, please call Twin Cities Fertility Care at 651-232-3088.

ALL SAINTS FALL FESTIVAL - The Church of All Saints, 435 - 4th Street N.E. Annual Fall Festival TODAY Sept. 9 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  Main Raffle: $2,500 in Cash Prizes, Food/Refreshments, Music, Flea Market, Raffles, Cakes ‘n Bakes, Bingo, Just Desserts, Pull Tabs, Children’s Games, Raffles/Prizes and more!



is offering the following:


ENGLISH CLASSES - English as a Second Language classes will begin on September 17, 2007.  Classes focus on total language acquisition: speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, with an emphasis on interactive language practice.


U.S. CITIZENSHIP - Do you want to be a U.S. Citizen?  The International Institute can help.  They offer classes to help prepare you for the interview and test.  Next class begins Saturday, October 27.  The services are free.


For more information on either class, call

Corleen at 651-647-0191 x 307

NoFest Octoberfest 2007 - A fundraiser to support the ministries of the Sisters of Norte Dame.  Win prizes from $50 to $2007 every day of October.  Each entry gives you 31 chances to win!  Tickets are $10.00 each and may be purchased from Sister Bev at the Holy Cross Convent or call 507-389-4213.

LEARN HOW TO PAINT HOLY ICONS - The Church of St. Maron in Minneapolis will be holding this special class Thursday evenings from 6:00-9:00 PM beginning October 4th.  .  To register or more info please contact Debbie Korluka at 651-439-4850 or the parish office at 612-379-2758 by October 1.

Text Box:                   OUR FALL FESTIVAL 
                IS NEXT WEEK
                 September 15 & 16!

This is the week to:

Buy and/or sell your raffle tickets.  More available.
Make items for the Fancy Booth.  
Design a theme basket filled with items related to your theme.  We need a lot more baskets!
We need more “mystery gifts” for people of all ages for the Parcel Post Booth.
Volunteer! We need lots of volunteers including set-up and clean-up

Questions?  Call the Rectory weekdays 612-789-7238.