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Online Mass Registraton
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Renew My Church
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Religious Education
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Fundraiser at Chuck's
Sep 22-27
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40 Days for Life Campaign
Sep 23-Nov 1
PRO-LIFE!
   
COR Food Donation Drive
Oct 3-4
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St. Linus $20 Campaign
Ongoing
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School Gift Card Program
Ongoing
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COR Teen Meeting
TBA
SUSPENDED!
   
Evening for Women
TBA
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Family Mass
TBA
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Ladies' Bridge Meeting
TBA
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Senior Club Meeting
TBA
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Heartstrings - Support Group
TBA
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Pro-Life Meeting
TBA
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SVDP
Food Drive

TBA
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Eucharistic Adoration
TBA
SUSPENDED!
   
St. Linus Prayer Group
TBA
SUSPENDED!
   
Knitters and Crocheters
TBA
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Music Ministry Invitation
Ongoing
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SPRED Ministry
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Market Day Fundraiser
Ongoing
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To Teach Who Christ Is
Dec 2019
UPDATE!
   
Honor Veteran with a Brick
Ongoing
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Health Ministry News
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Amazon Smile
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St. Linus Alumni Form
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Non-Parish Offsite Events
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COMMUNITY!

PART-TIME COOK - NOW HIRING!

Mount Assisi Convent in 13900 Main Street, Lemont, IL

Mid-morning to early afternoon to start. Hours will change to afternoon through evening 25 hours a week. Looking for someone to create simple, homemade meals for the Sisters. You would be responsible for cooking the main meal and cleaning up. Contact Sister Therese Ann at thereseannq@sbcglobal.net for more information.

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THE WOMEN'S CENTER - VIRTUAL 5K WALK FOR LIFE - September 26

In our nation approximately 1 million abortions are performed each year. The babies aren’t the only victims of abortion. The other victims are their mothers, who in many cases were pressured into the abortion. Sooner or later they experience horrible grief and depression. At the Women’s Center we try to help women struggling with a problem pregnancy, and save them from grieving later.

This is your opportunity to join our 1st VIRTUAL 5K WALK FOR LIFE. Save babies by walking where you are, when you want. Register early to be eligible to win prizes. The date for the walk is Saturday, September 26. Don’t let the Virus stop you from saving babies. For information on this INAUGURAL walk go to GoTWC.org or call 773-794-1313.

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ST. RITA HIGH SCHOOL OPEN HOUSES - September 18, 24 and October 1

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VIRTUAL WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER - October and November 2020

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YOUNG ADULT RETREAT - October 16-17

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CORAZÓN A CORAZÓN - Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity

Corazón a Corazón, a sponsored ministry of the School Sisters of Notre Dame offering one-on-one ESL classes for adults, is in need of volunteers. Currently, Corazón has a waiting list of learners. Adults wanting to take advantage of these individualized lessons, so they will be able to participate more fully in society, must wait until someone like YOU steps up and says, “Here I am, send me.”

Please call us at 708-377-7761 or email us at
mpimentel@corazon-chicago.org to see how YOU can make a difference.

You will not need to know Spanish and training will be provided. Please help! You will be surprised at how good it will make you feel and how rewarding this ministry really is!

Call or come see us for the chance to give as you have been given.
12731 S. Wood St. in Blue Island, IL - 708-377-7761 - www.corazon-chicago.org

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MEALS ON WHEELS NEEDS VOLUNTEER DRIVERS - Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity

Have One Hour? Brighten a Senior’s Day!

Meals on Wheels serves 400 meals daily to homebound Seniors in Oak Lawn, Evergreen Park, Hometown and other south suburbs. We are in need of volunteer drivers for 1 to 5 days per week in the early morning. Meals are distributed from Our Lady of Loretto, 8925 South Kostner, in Hometown.

If you have questions or would like to adopt a route call Jennifer Owens at 708-422-5180.
Mileage reimbursed. Routes 9 am to 1 pm.

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KNITTING AND MORE! - Thursday Mornings

Join us at Worth Township for fun conversation and good company while working on your favorite stitching project. Share tips, get new ideas and enjoy a cup of coffee. Knitting, Plastic Canvas, Crochet, Embroidery, Cross Stitch, Latch Hook.

Thursday Mornings from 9 to 11 am. Located at Worth Township, 11601 S. Pulaski in Alsip. For more information call the Senior Room at 708-371-2900 ext. 28.

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AUTISM ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM - Ongoing Program

St. Coletta’s of Illinois (aka the Kennedy School) in Tinley Park now has an Autism Engagement Program. It provides structured, meaningful tasks on a daily schedule tailored to each individual.

Activities include Life Skills, Art Exploration, Sensory Engagement, Gym/Fitness and Community Outings each weekday from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm.

If interested call social worker Heather Benedick at 708-342-5200.

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ALZHEIMER'S FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUPS - 1st Tuesday of each Month

On the first Tuesday of each month a support group, for family members caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease, will meet at the Oak Lawn Library from 7 to 8 pm.

Please contact Terry Schultz, support group facilitator, at 708-636-7993 or tms.schultz@gmail.com with any questions.

Come learn more about Alzheimer’s Disease and how together we can better manage the difficult role of caregiver.

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ALZHEIMER’S & DEMENTIA FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP - 2nd Tuesday of each Month

FREE MONTHLY EVENT
2nd Tuesday of each Month from 6 to 7 pm
EVENT HELD AT GRACE POINT PLACE
5701 W. 101st STREET IN OAK LAWN, IL

Build a support system with people who understand. This is for anyone who cares for a person with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. Come exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and solutions. Share feelings and concerns, and talk through issues to find coping strategies. PLEASE RSVP!

Contact Meredith Morris at 708-290-3255 or mmorris@anthemmemorycare.com.

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BY THE HAND: BRINGING THE LIBRARY TO YOU - Ongoing Service

By the Hand is a free delivery service of Oak Lawn Library materials for Oak Lawn residents of any age who are unable to visit the building due to temporary or long-term physical impairments or mental health challenges. Patrons may also request items to be picked up by family, friends or caregivers.

For more information or to sign-up, call at 708-422-4990.

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SMART RECOVERY FAMILY AND FRIENDS GROUP - Every Thursday

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SUNDAY TV MASS FOR THE HOMEBOUND - Ongoing Event

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DIVORCE AND BEYOND PROGRAM - RECOVERY AND HEALING FOR THE DIVORCED - Ongoing Event

This program helps bring healing for those who are divorced or who have already filed for divorce. Each meeting focuses on a different aspect of the divorce healing process such as grief, stress, anger, blame, etc. The program includes education, discussion and prayer. Former program participants help facilitate the program and are available for support.

The program is held at various places and times throughout the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Please refer to our website: www.stgerald.com. For more information, call at 708-422-0234 Ext. 24.

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KNIGHTS OF THE HOLY EUCHARIST - Ongoing Event

Attention, single Catholic men 18-30!!!

The Knights of the Holy Eucharist, a community of consecrated brothers dedicated to fostering reverent devotion to Our Eucharistic Lord, invite you to discern your vocation at their House of Formation, located at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Hanceville, Alabama.

To learn more contact: www.knights.org or email: knightsinfo@gmail.com.

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