40 DAYS FOR LIFE
Plattsburgh - 40 Days for Life, days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion are set
Date: March 1 to April 9
Time: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Place: public right of way outside of Planned Parenthood
Contact: Nancy Belzile 518-593-6024 https://40daysforlife.com/local-campaigns/plattsburgh/
PARISH FISH FRY
Chazy – Sacred Heart will have its Annual Fish Fry.
Date: March 24
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 7:30
Place: Parish Center
Cost: Adults, $10; Children 6-12, $5; All take-outs, $10
K OF FISH FRY DINNERS
Au Sable Forks - Knights of Columbus Council #2301 of Au Sable Forks will hold fish-fry dinners,
Date: March 31
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30
Place: Holy Name Parish Center Gym
Cost: $10 adults; Children under 12, $6
FRANCISCAN MYSTERY PLAYERS
West Chazy – Franciscan Mystery Players to present “The Way of the Cross”.
Date: April 1
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Place: St. Joseph’s Church
Plattsburgh - The Diocese of Ogdensburg and St. Peter's Church to present Climate Ambassador Dr. Gerry Gacioch
Date: April 2
Time: 1 p.m.
Place: St. Peter’s Church
Features: Presentation to focus on Pope Francis' encyclical on Environmental Stewardship entitled Laudato Si, Care of our Common Home, plus why Catholics should care about our the environment
Contact: Denise Tetrault at email@example.com or at 518-563-1692.
Treadwell Mills – St. Alexander and St. Joseph to hold a pancake breakfast.
Date: April 2 and 23
Time: 8 a.m. to Noon
Place: St. Joseph’s Hall
Cost: Adults, $7; kids, $3; under 5, Free
PAINT AND SIP
Chazy – Paint and sip party to be sponsored by Sacred Heart Church.
Date: April 5
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: Sacred Heart Parish Center
Cost: $30 payable at the door includes all instruction and supplies, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.
Rouses Point - Fr. Stitt will be hosting a video series on Sundays of Lent.
Date: April 9
Time: 1 p.m.
Place: Champlain Catholic Men’s Club
Features: The videos are from Bishop Robert Barron’s new program, CATHOLICISM: The Pivotal Players, a multi-part film series that illumines a handful of saints, artists, mystics, and scholars who not only shaped the life of the Church but changed the course of civilization. Bishop Barron was the keynote speaker at the Lake Placid “Inspire” event last fall, and is now on a new journey to unlock the truth behind the Catholic Church’s most influential people, including St. Francis of Assisi, Michelangelo, and St. Catherine of Siena. Refreshments will be served.
UNLOCKING MYSTERY OF THE BIBLE
Rouses Point – Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible to be held during Lent.
Date: Thursday of Lent
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: St. Patrick’s Parish
Features: Eight-part study with Jeff Cavins. With DVD presentations and small group discussions questions, the program helps uncover the story woven throughout Scripture so that you can get the “big picture” of the Bible and understand what it is all about.
Contact: Call the Rectory for details: 518-297-7361
Plattsburgh - St. Peter’s Church will offer Adoration of The Blessed Sacrament during Lent on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Time: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Features: Concludes on Tuesday of Holy Week with Benediction at 7 p.m.
ERCLMA RETREAT AND WORKSHOP
Plattsburgh - The Eastern Region Commissioned Lay Ministers' Association (ERCLMA) is sponsoring a Spring Retreat/Workshop.
Date: April 29
Schedule: The day begins 9:30 a.m. The Keynote Address will provided by Cathy Russell and will be followed by a light lunch. Afternoon events will offer Break-out Sessions, Eucharistic Adoration and Sacramental Reconciliation and a Corporal 4 p.m. Mass at St. Peter’s.
Contact: Pre-registration is requested. Register on-line at RCDONY.org. To locate the registration page, go to "Offices", then "Formation for Ministry". On the lower left part of the page you will see the registration link for the Spring Event. For More information, contact Starr Burke at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Plattsburgh - Graduates from St. John’s Academy, Mount Assumption Institute and Seton Catholic Central are planning a joint reunion.
Date: May 26-28
Contact: Susan FitzPatrick Pellerin, email@example.com with contact information
SECULAR FRANCISCAN ORDER
Plattsburgh – The Sacred Heart Fraternity Secular Franciscan Order meets the second Sunday of the each month.
Time: 2 p.m.
Place: St. John’s Church (Holy Family Chapel)
Ellenburg – K of C Council 4441 is promoting 4th degree candidates for the Knights. The uniforms and paraphernalia is costly. The council is seeking donations of used equipment
Contact: Phalon Miner at 518-492-2368 or Ed Landry at 518-594-7251 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
CLOTHES, SHOES DONATION CENTER
Plattsburgh - Drop unwanted clothes, shoes, sheets, blankets, bedspreads, towels, curtains and stuffed animals in our BLUE drop box.
Place: Seton Catholic
Features: Seton receive 5 cents per pound of donations. You can also donate cans and bottles in our redemption box.
PROGRMAS AT OLA
Ellenburg Center – Our Lady of the Adirondacks House of Prayer program for the summer has been announced.
Schedule: Each first Saturday through Nov. Rosary will begin at 11 a.m. (with confessions available) and Mass will be offered at 11:30 a.m. followed by lunch.; Each third Saturday (Except Aug.) there will be a retreat day on a theme of Mercy starting at 10 a.m. with Mass and lunch. Reservations are required. The House of Prayer will be opened each weekday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Contact: For reservations or information call 518-594-3253 or email email@example.com
MONTHLY PRAYER GROUP
Mooers – Monthly prayer group held to pray for all of the sick in our parishes.
Date: Meets every second Friday
Time: 1 p.m.
Place: Senior Housing
Features Prayer for all the people added to our list each month. The Rosary and Divine Mercy Chaplet are recited within the prayer service. Prayer and snack lasts about an hour.
Contact: Nancy Monette at firstname.lastname@example.org
BLESSED SACRAMENT ADORATION
Keeseville - There is Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament every Sunday.
Time: 1 p.m. to 4
Place: Immaculate Conception Church
Plattsburgh – Eucharistic Adoration is held throughout the year every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Place: St. John’s “Holy Family” Adoration Chapel, downstairs
Time: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact: call 518-561-5083 or email Sjohnsadoration@aol.com