Our Parish Calendar

Non-Parish Community Offsite Events

   
School Open House / CSW
Jan 26-31
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St. Linus $20 Campaign
Ongoing
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Bassinette
for Life

Jan 18-Feb 9
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Eucharistic Adoration
Open Now!
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Knitters and Crocheters
Mondays
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St. Linus Prayer Group
Tuesdays
PRAY!
   
Religious Education
Ongoing
NEWS!
   
COR Teen Meeting
Jan 29
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Feed the Homeless
Feb 1-2
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Presentation
of the Lord

Feb 2
PROCESSION
   
Family Mass
Feb 2
10:30 am
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Senior Club Meeting
Feb 5
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Heartstrings - Support Group
Feb 10
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Pro-Life Meeting
Feb 11
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Food Drive
Feb 15-16
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Evening for Women
Feb 20
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Ladies' Bridge Meeting
Feb 26
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Market Day Fundraiser
Ongoing
PURCHASE!
   
Music Ministry Invitation
Ongoing
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Renew My Church
Ongoing
BE AWARE!
   
To Teach Who Christ Is
Dec 2019
UPDATE!
   
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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Non-Parish Offsite Events
Ongoing
COMMUNITY!

PART-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE AT ST. JOSEPH'S CONVENT - Ongoing

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THE WOMEN'S CENTER - Ongoing

In our nation approximately 1 million abortions are performed each year. The aborted babies aren’t the only victims. Their mothers, who in many cases were pressured into the abortion, are also victims. Sooner or later they experience horrible grief and depression. At The Women’s Centers we try to enable women struggling with problem pregnancies to give birth and save them from grieving later.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - A receptionist is needed Tuesdays and Wednesdays at our Evergreen Park office. For more information, call us at 708-320-4066.

We are in need of 5 car seats for 20-40 lbs., 3 infant car seat/carriers (by law all car seats must be less than 7 years old), 4 high chairs, 3 strollers, 3 baby carriers, 4 cribs, 4 dressers, 3 bouncers, 2 exersaucers, and 4 baby swings. For our address where you can deliver them to us, or if a pick-up by a volunteer is needed, please call at 773-794-1313.

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WINTER READING CHALLENGE - LOU MALNATI'S PIZZERIA - January 1 through February 29

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SAINT PEREGRINE NOVENA - January 13 through March 9

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ADULT BEREAVEMENT PROGRAM - January 15 through February 19

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MASS FOR THE BEATIFICATION OF VENERABLE MARIA KAUPAS - February 1

Saturday, February 1 at 9:30 am

St. Casmir Center Chapel
2601 W. Marquette Rd,, Chicago

Celebrating Mass will be the Rev. Paul Whittington, OP.

All are invited. Refreshments follow.

For more information, call at 773-776-1324.

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THE RESTLESS JOURNEY OF LIFE - February 1

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JUMP START YOUR HEART HEALTH FOR PARENTS AND KIDS - February 3

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SHAKE THE SALT: LOW SODIUM COOKING - February 13

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WWME RETREAT FOR MARRIED COUPLES - February 14-16

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SILENT RETREAT FOR MEN - February 21-23

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2020 JOYFUL AGAIN! WIDOWED MINISTRY PROGRAM - March 14-15

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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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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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