In the Neighborhood

In the Neighborhood

Boardwalk Your Way to Wellness at Sunken Meadow State Park, Wednesday evenings during the month of May (weather permitting) from 5:00pm-6:30pm. Meeting the staff of St. Catherine’s Medical Center. Free health screenings and giveaways. Health professionals will be on hand to discuss nutrition and weight management.

Annual Catholic Charismatic Conference— Aug 2-4 at Scranton University in Scranton, Pa. This year’s theme is, “O Lord, my God, I cried out to you for help and you healed me.” - Psalm 30:2 Pope Francis has been quoted to say, “Jesus is The Good Sheppard…the One who heals.” A bus has been charted and will be picking up at St. Cyril and Methodius Parish in Deer Park and at Our Holy Redeemer in Freeport. Please call Anna Baciuska 516-776-5750 for registration / information.

Gala Chinese Auction—Sun, Jun 9 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish Hall, 800 Portion Road in Lake Ronkonkoma. Deluxe and grand new prizes, 50/50. Admission cost of $15 includes 25 tickets and coffee and cake. Doors open at 1:45pm. Auction begins at 2:30pm. For information, call 631-585-9291.

Living Every Day with Passion and Purpose—Video presentations featuring Matthew Kelly at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 20 Cheshire Place in East Northport. Three sessions, Thu, May 23, Jun 6 and Jun 13 in the Lower Church Alcove at 10:00am or 7:30pm.

Magnificat Dinner—hosted by Magnificat’s Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapter, a Ministry to Catholic Women, Thu, May 30 at the Pompei Restaurant in West Hempstead featuring guest speaker, Fr. Douglas Arcoleo. Fr. Arcoleo is the pastor of Our Holy Redeemer Church in Freeport (and a former associate pastor here at St. Patrick’s). The dinner is $50 per person. Preregistration is required. Please make checks payable to Judy Murphy, 42 Pinehurst Street, Lido Beach, NY 11561. Checks must be received by May 25. No tickets will be sold at the door. For more information, call 917-453-5750.

Memorial for Unborn Babies—In partnership with St. James Church in Setauket, St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center will hold the Third Annual Memorial and Burial Service for babies who have died before birth. The prayer service will be held in St. James Church at 10:00am on Sat, Jun 15 followed by the burial in St. James Parish Cemetery. PLEASE NOTE: This service is open to anyone in the community who has suffered the loss of a baby. There is no restriction on the timeframe of the loss. For further information about the memorial and burial service, please call St. Catherine’s Pastoral Care Department at 631-862-3776.

Night of Praise—Mon, May 20 at 7:30pm at St. Barnabas Church, 2320 Bedford Avenue in Bellmore. Speaker: Deacon Bruce Burnham. Featuring music ministry by Winds of Flame and In the Way. Sponsored by the Diocese of Rockville Centre Charismatic Renewal Office.

Women’s Morning of Prayer—Sat, Jun 15 at the St. Anthony of Padua Rectory Meeting Room, 20 Cheshire Place in East Northport. Facilitator: Sister Patricia McDonnell. 9:45am arrival, coffee, tea and cake; 10:15am opening prayer; 12:15pm closing prayer. Registration required, space is limited. Cost: $20. Please send check made payable to St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church to the address above, Attention: Ann Finley, Coordinator along with your Name, Email Address, Mailing Address and Phone Number. Questions? Call Ann at 631-261-1077, ext. 208.