Our Parish Calendar

Non-Parish Community Offsite Events

   
New Weekday Mass
One - 7:30am
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St. Linus Hawktoberfest
Sep 14
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Eucharistic Adoration
Open Now!
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R.E. Registration
Ongoing
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Anniversary Mass
Sep 8
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StVdePaul Fundraiser
Sep 22
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COR Teen Service Days
During July
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Senior Club Meeting
Jul 17
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Evening for Women
Jul 18
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Food Drive
Jul 20-21
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SVDP Bundle Weekend
Jul 27-28
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Heartstrings - Support Group
Aug 12
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Knitters and Crocheters
Sep - TBA
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Pro-Life Meeting
Sep - TBA
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Ladies' Bridge Meeting
Sep - TBA
PLAY!
   
Renew My Church
Ongoing
BE AWARE!
   
To Teach Who Christ Is
Mar 2019
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R.E. News
Ongoing
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SPRED Ministry
NOW!
   
Honor Veteran with a Brick
Ongoing
BUY NOW!
   
School Gift Card Program
Ongoing
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Health Ministry News
NOW!
   
Amazon Smile
Ongoing
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St. Linus Alumni Form
Ongoing
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THE WOMEN'S CENTER - Ongoing Request

At the Women’s Center those who are pregnant and in a difficult situation find compassion, friendship and help. Very often they being coerced into aborting their baby, but with our support, they are able to give birth to their child. We receive beautiful “thank you” notes after their baby is born.

Calling all students ages 13-22! Help us design a pro-life t-shirt for our annual “Walk for Life.” The grand prize is $100 and we will print the logo of your school, church or organization on the back! Find contest rules and instructions on our website at https://www.gotwc.org/ or call 773-794-1313.

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HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER CAMPS - June, July and August 2019

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CATHOLIC CHARITIES - FREE SUPPERS - Ongoing Event

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LEAP INTO A HEALTHIER YOU! - June 11 through August 15

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ST. CHRISTOPHER 72ND ANNUAL FIESTA - July 14-21

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STOP THE BLEEDING CLASS - July 17

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JOYFUL AGAIN! - RETREAT FOR WIDOWED MEN AND WOMEN - July 20 and 21

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MUSIC UNDER THE STARS - August 3

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150TH ANNIVERSARY LITURGY AND PICNIC OF THE SCHOOL SISTERS OF ST. FRANCIS - August 3

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WORLD WIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER - August 9-11

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ST. ALBERT THE GREAT - CLASS OF 1969 50TH REUNION - September 21

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PROGRAMS FOR THOSE GRIEVING THE LOSS OF A LOVED ONE - September 2019

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VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL WALL - September 26-30

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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, OAK LAWN

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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CORAZÓN A CORAZÓN - Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity

Are you looking for something? Something rewarding?
Something that makes an impact?

Discover the mutual benefits from tutoring English as a Second Language to adults or helping a child with homework!

Corazón a Corazón, sponsored by the School Sisters of Notre Dame,
is a program rooted in love whose mission is to open doors of language
and learning. English fluency and a desire to help are our only
pre-requisites.

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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BINGO AT QUEEN OF MARTYRS - Every Thursday

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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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ILLINOIS CHESS VETS - WEEKLY CHESS CLUB AND INSTRUCTION - Every Non-Holiday Wednesday

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OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY 2020 - June 26 through July 6, 2020

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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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