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Special Event Listings for 06.10.21

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Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul to offer Eucharistic Adoration
PROVIDENCE — The Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul will offer Eucharistic Adoration Sundays at noon, and on the first Friday of every month. For more information, visit https://providencecathedral.org/first-fridays.

Saint Anthony Church plans annual feast
NORTH PROVIDENCE — Saint Anthony Church, 1413 Mineral Spring Ave., will host the annual Feast of Saint Anthony on Friday, June 11, 5 – 11 p.m.; Saturday, June 12, 5 – 11 p.m.; and Sunday, June 13, 1 – 6 p.m. The event will feature live music, amusements, rides, games, food, beer and wine. All proceeds to benefit parish outreach ministries serving the poor and homeless. For more information, visit www.saintanthonychurch.com.

Knights of Columbus to host breakfast
NORTH KINGSTOWN —The Knights of Columbus will hold a breakfast at the council hall, 1265 Tower Hill Road, on Sunday, June 13, from 7:30 - 10:30 a.m. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, home fries, ham, baked beans, pastries, orange juice, coffee and tea will be served. Children 6 and under are free.

St. Pius X Church to host Blood Drive
WESTERLY — St. Pius X Church will host a Blood Drive for the Rhode Island Blood Center on June 23, from 2 – 8 p.m. in the parish hall, 44 Elm St., Westerly. Donations by appointment. To book your appointment, visit www.ribc.org/drives (Sponsor Code 0904). Donors are asked to eat, hydrate, and bring identification. It’s safe to donate: www.ribc.org/safety.

Cathedral Teen Youth Group to begin
PROVIDENCE — The Cathedral Teen Youth Group will begin Thursdays in June starting on June 24 at 6 p.m., in cathedral hall, 30 Fenner St. For more information, or to register, contact Sister Elizabeth Castro, HMSP, at tyg@providencecathedral.org, or call the cathedral office at 401-331-2434.

Enjoy an afternoon of music hosted by St. Thomas the Apostle Church
WARREN — St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 500 Metacom Ave., will host an afternoon of music outside on Sunday, June 27, from 1 - 4 p.m. 4’S Country, a well-known band in R.I., will be performing. Admission is free. Bring a lawn chair and you may bring your own food and drinks. Malassadas, cacoila, chourico and pepper sandwiches and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, call 401-263-3594.

Our Lady of Czenstochowa plans modified parish festival
COVENTRY — Our Lady of Czenstochowa will host a modified parish festival on Sunday, June 27, from 12 – 4 p.m., on the school grounds, 445 Washington St. Frozen cabbage pierogi and golombki (stuffed cabbage) will be available for purchase. Raffle tickets for money prizes as well as cow chip bingo will be available. Free parking and free admission. For more information please call 401-821-7991.

Father Robert Randall to celebrate his 70th anniversary of ordination to the priesthood
WAKEFIELD — Father Robert Randall will celebrate the 70th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood at the 4:30 p.m. Mass on Saturday, July 31, at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 114 High St. The Mass will be followed by a wine and cheese reception.

Save the date: St. Anthony Parish to hold annual feast
WEST WARWICK — St. Anthony Parish will host their annual feast on August 13, 14 and 15. The feast will begin Friday, August 13, at 11 a.m., with the sale of fish and chips dinners, with traditional events beginning on Saturday, August 14 at 5 p.m. On Sunday, August 15, malassadas will be sold at 9 a.m., and Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. A procession will leave the parish grounds at 2 p.m. A variety of Portuguese and American foods will be sold. Weekend entertainment includes DJ John Bolarinho, and on Saturday, a special appearance by the Portuguese band Starlight. For more information visit www.stanthonysww.com or email matthew@stanthonysww.com.

Are you looking for a way to serve the needy and grow spiritually?
PROVIDENCE — The Ignatian Volunteer Corps of New England is currently seeking mature men and women (50+) to volunteer at nearby agencies that assist those struggling with poverty and marginalization. Each volunteer commits to 1-2 days per week for 10 months, starting in September, and attends monthly meetings with other volunteers for spiritual reflection in the Jesuit tradition. If interested, please call Abina Hansen, (401) 932-1569 or Regional Director Dave Hinchen at newengland@ivcusa.org, or check out the IVC New England website at www.ivcusa.org/new-england.

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