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**Please note we do our best to keep the Event Calendar up to date, however if you are unsure if an event is happening, please contact the orgaization holding the event to see if it is still going on**

Adirondack Events



Clinton Events

Chazy – Sacred Heart Parish will be having their Harvest Dinner.
Date: Sept. 26
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost: Adults, $12; Children 5-12, $5; under 5, Free; all take-outs, $12
Menu: Turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, dressing, turnip, corn, coleslaw, cranberry sauce, rolls and butter, plus beverage.  Apple or pumpkin pie.  
Features: Take a moment to shop our "Sinners' Den" where you will be tempted by sinfully delicious treats and take a chance on our raffle.

Lyon Mountain – St. Bernard’s and St. Edmund’s to have a turkey dinner.
Date: Sept. 26
Time: Noon to 4 p.m.
Place: Lyon Mountain American Legion Post #1623
Cost: Adults, $12; Children 6-12, $6; 5 and under, Free
Contact: For more information call 518-594-3907, 518-578-2638 or 518-593-2052

Essex Events

Port Henry – Extraordinary Form Latin Mass to be held each Sunday.
Schedule: 1 p.m. on Sundays
Place: St. Patrick’s Church
Features: The traditional Latin Mass celebrated according to the 1962 Missal of St. John the XXIII.



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Jefferson/Lewis Events

Houseville – St. Hedwig’s Church to have their Annual Basket Raffle.
Date: Oct. 10, 17, 24 and 31
Time: Noon to 1 p.m.
Features: The Raffle baskets will be on display and tickets will be available for sale after the celebration of the 11 a.m. Mass. No tickets will be sold during Mass. Tickets are $1 each, or $5 for 6 tickets. One silent auction item will be available- a hand-crafted Shaker-style cherry coffee table by Ed Knapp. On Oct. 31, we will have the drawings for the baskets at 1 pm, following a bake sale.
Contact: If you wish to donate a theme basket, baked goods or make a monetary donation to St. Hedwig's Society contact: Elaine 315-486-5532, Lydia 315-348-7006, or Mary Ann 315-348-6260.

Watertown - The Commissioned Lay Ministers Association of the Jefferson-Lewis Deanery is excited to announce the fall event, Exploring a Sojourn with Christ in the Eucharist.
Date: Oct. 14
Time: 5:15 p.m. Mass following a dinner and presentation by Deacon Tom Yousey
Place: St. Anthony’s Church
Cost: Dinner $13 per person
Contact: Register at www.rcdony.org/clm-event. The deadline to register is Oct. 7.

St. Lawrence Events

Massena – You’re invited to ALPHA.
Schedule: Tuesdays Starting Sept. 21 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 and Saturdays starting Sept. 25 from 9 a.m. to 11
Place: St. Mary’s Social Hall
Features: Alpha is an opportunity to explore life and the Christian Faith in a friendly, open and informal environment. No pressure. No follow up. No charge. Alpha runs for about 11 weeks and includes food, a short talk and time at the end where you can share your thoughts. This is a wonderful opportunity to ask about the big questions in life and share with others in an inviting and welcoming environment.
Contact: For more information contact 315-769-2469 or www.massenacatholics.com

Massena – Commissioned Lay Ministers are invited to gather together for Adoration and Rosary.
Date: Every third Wednesday of the month (Oct. 20)
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 7
Place: Sacred Heart Church

Around the Dioces

Saranac Lake – Young Adult Day of Reflection to be held.
Date: Sept. 25
Time: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Place: Guggenheim
Features: A day to rest, pray, socialize and deepen your faith. including talks b by Fr. Matt Conger and the Young Adult Team, brunch, opportunity for confession, Mass with together with the College Students Retreat at the Point with Bishop Terry R. LaValley.  Followed by dinner, and plenty of time for personal prayer, reflection, socializing and simply enjoying the beauty and peace of Guggenheim.
Contact: For more information and registration go to: rcdony.org/yamretreat

Malone - Bishop Terry R. LaValley cordially invites all Police, Corrections, Fire and EMS Personnel to the Diocese of Ogdensburg Blue Mass.
Date: Sept. 26
Time: 2 p.m.
Place: Notre Dame Church
Features: The entire New York North Country Community is invited to join in prayer for the safety and wellbeing of all first responders and public safety personnel.
Registration is appreciated for planning and social distancing:  https://www.rcdony.org/bluemass  
For more information contact, Fr. Chris Carrara 315-605-1039 or ccarrara@rcdony.org

Saranac Lake – Youth Leadership overnight retreat to be held.
Date: Oct. 1, 5 p.m. to Oct. 2, 6 p.m.
Place: Guggenheim
Cost: $49 per teen (Overnight dorm, meals and special gift)
Features: God created each of us intentionally, out of love, and for a purpose. Our hearts search for God and will not be content until united with Him. During this retreat, we will embark on the search for God together. It is easy to look to Google for answers, but only God reaches into our lives and gives us a personal response. During this overnight youth retreat we invite teens into a relationship with God by encouraging them to ask the big questions about the purpose of life and answering them with the Gospel Message. Along the way, they will have a ton of fun while enjoying a true “camp” experience. e have a full line up of activities planned and special guest Music Ministry leaders and presenters, MJM7. MJM7 is a Catholic family band.
Contact: For more information about COVID regulations and how to register go to www.rcdony.org/leadership.

Ogdensburg - You are cordially invited to join us at the Deacon Ordination Mass of Mr. Randy N. Besio, Mr. Gerald F. Bouchard, Mr. Brent M. Davison, Mr. Daniel G. LeRoy, Mr. Michael A. Lieber, Jr., Mr. Kenneth L. Lushia, Mr. Roderic O. Roca, Mr. Lee M. Trudeau, Mr. Robert S. Uttendorfsky, Mr. Noel D. Voos, Mr. Mark T. Webster and Mr. Peter J. Woolschlager.
Date: Oct. 2
Time: 11 a.m.
Place: St. Mary’s Cathedral
Features: The Ordination Mass will also be livestreamed at www.rcdony.org/ordination. Please note this may be subject to change due to COVID-19.

Stand up for life.  Join in the annual peaceful, prayerful, public, pro-life witness. Rain or shine. All faiths welcome.
Date: Oct. 3
Locations: Plattsburgh, Potsdam, Saranac Lake
Time: 2:30 p.m. to 3:30
Features: Signs provided. Lifechain practices social distancing.
Contact: Visit Lifechain.net for more info.

Ogdensburg – The annual Jubilee Mass to be held.
Date: Oct. 3
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Place: St. Mary’s Cathedral
Features: The Mass is to honor the Religious Sisters for their decades of service to the Church and all married couples celebrating their anniversaries (from one year and up). Family and friends of the honorees are welcome to attend. Bishop LaValley will host a light reception immediately following Mass in the Brzana Hall.
Contact: Couples only please register for the Mass through your parish or register at https://www.rcdony.org/jubilee by Sept. 24, 2021. For further information, please contact Steve Tartaglia at (315) 393-2920 or startaglia@rcdony.org or Sr. Bernadette Collins, SSJ at (315) 393-2920 or bcollins@rcdony.org

Plattsburgh - You are cordially invited to join us at the Deacon Ordination Mass of Mr. James P. Carlin and Mr. Leagon J. Carlin.
Date: Oct. 9
Time: 10 a.m.
Place: St. Peter’s Church
Features: The Ordination Mass will also be livestreamed at www.rcdony.org/ordination. Please note this may be subject to change due to COVID-19.

Catechetical Leaders and Catechists, Update your Parish Faith Formation Program, with information from the New Directory of Catechesis. Keep current in today's social environment.
Date: Oct. 23
Time: 9:45 a.m. to Noon
Contact: Register on-line at www.rcdony.org/lead and a zoom link will be provided.  Questions, contact Anita Soltero asoltero@rcdony.org

Become a DYC member and be part of something great! The Diocese of Ogdensburg Diocesan Youth Council (DYC) is a group comprised of members in grades 10-12 who live in the Diocese of Ogdensburg. Each member serves on DYC for a one-year term (members are able to re-apply annually to serve for up to three total terms).
Features: The purpose of Diocesan Youth Council is twofold:
1. Members will grow in spiritual development and leadership skills so they may take a more active role in their local parishes, particularly in youth ministry efforts on the local level.
2. Members will help plan and facilitate diocesan-sponsored events (youth rally, Lenten retreat days) and help promote diocesan-sponsored events (youth rallies, Camp Guggenheim, March for Life, regional events, Catholic Heart Work Camp, etc.)
Diocesan Youth Council is an opportunity to grow in leadership, build friendships, and have fun. It is also a significant responsibility, requiring maturity and commitment. Applying to DYC should be taken seriously and with prayerful consideration.
Contact: Thomas Semeraro at tsemeraro@rcdony.org or 315-393-2920 for full requirements to join.

Looking to grow in faith and service? God continues to call everyone to use their gifts in service to others. Formation for Ministry registration is open!
Contact: For more information about the two year program, go to www.rcdony.org/formation/candidate or contact Cathy Russell at 315-393-2920 or email at crussell@rcdony.org . Registration deadline is July 15th. “Be not afraid” of God’s invitation!

Experience Sidewalk Advocated for Life’s new virtual basic training 2.0.
Features: Sidewalk Advocates for Life employs peaceful, prayerful, loving, and law-abiding outreach outside of abortion centers to aid mothers in crisis and connect them with life-affirming resources in the effort to save their preborn children and end abortion. By God’s grace, this effort has witnessed over 9,000 women turn around at abortion centers and CHOOSE LIFE!
Contact: To get started, YOU’RE INVITED to fill out the brief application at sidewalkadvocates.org/trainingapp. Upon receipt, we’ll be in touch with next steps for accessing the online training.

Watch the “Iron Sharpens Iron” project from the virtual Family Life Conference at https://www.rcdony.org/vflc
Description: see the videos from the Virtual Family Life Conference or to submit a video of your family doing something fun.

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