BLESSING OF CHURCH CANDLES
February 2, 2017
On the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord marking the 40th day after Christmas and the Christ Child seen as the Light of the Nations the blessing of church candles and lamps will take place at the 9:00 AM and 12 Noon Masses. All are invited to bring candles from and have them blessed.
BLESSING OF THROATS
February 3, 2017
In commemoration of St. Blaise the traditional “Blessing of Throats” will take place at the 9:00 AM and 12 Noon Masses. All are welcomed to pray to be freed of any throat ailment and any other disease.
February 3, 2017 at 7:00 pm
The Nocturnal Adoration Society conducts Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 7:00 PM in the church. A Holy Hour will begin at 8:00 PM and conclude with benediction. All are invited to spend time before the Blessed Sacrament.
CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL FUNDRAISER
February 3, 2017
Chipotle Mexican Grill, New Hyde Park Road
Everyone is invited to share in some good food and company from 12 Noon to 8:00 PM at Chipotle Mexican Grill, New Hyde Park Road (adjacent to Shoprite.) It’s a fundraiser for Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Academy and announcement flyers are on the tables in the Gathering Space. Bring the flyer with you and 50% of the proceeds will be given to the school. Invite family, friends and fellow parishioners to go to dinner and at the same time support our school.
February 5, 2017 at 9:30 am
All families in the parish are invited to attend and children are encouraged to participate in the monthly session of Breaking Open the Word.
SUPPER BOWL SUNDAY
February 5, 2017
This annual door collection sponsored by the Human Concerns Center helps the poor and needy in our parish and community. Thank you for your generous support.
WORLD DAY FOR CONSECRATED LIFE
February 5, 2017 at 11:00 am
Today we will recognize and bless women religious in our parish and community who are shining witnesses of faith and holiness and live deeply rooted in personal communion with God. All are welcomed.
FAMILY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES
February 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Immaculate Conception Center Auditorium, Douglaston
Queens Deanery #5 is pleased to offer another Movie Night. The acclaimed and inspiring film, HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, will be shown on the big screen and it’s FREE! Parents and children, friends and neighbors and parishioners throughout Queens Deanery #5 are invited! Seating is limited so please call Jane by February 8th at 718-229-5929 ext. 110 and let her know how many people will be attending. Snacks will be available for purchase too!
February 11, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Sponsored by the Home Academy Association, girls in the parish attending kindergarten to Eighth Grade are invited to an elegant night with their father, grandfather, uncle, godfather or other special guest to share in some fine food and dessert, music and dancing and a free photo booth to capture this special moment! Tickets are $35.00 per couple and $10.00 each additional child and tickets are now available in the Parish Office. For more information please call Lorraine Jorge at (212) 729-3458.
MASS & BLESSING OF WEDDING ANNIVERSARY COUPLES & ENGAGED COUPLES
February 12, 2017 at 12:30 pm
We congratulate married couples celebrating 25/40/50 and 60 years of Marriage this year with a blessing at Mass and lunch reception in the Green Room. We also welcome engaged couples preparing to marry in our church this year.
ARISE: TOGETHER IN CHRIST SIGN-UP
February 12, 2017
Today everyone will have the opportunity to sign-up for “ARISE: Together in Christ” and take part in Session II of our special evangelization effort to growing in faith and sharing it with others.