Jazzin' It Up at The Park for Sisters Academy
Apr 22 2017 07:00 PM
1800 Washington Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21230

Join us for an unforgettable party for a purpose, celebrating Baltimore's rich jazz history while supporting Baltimore’s future leaders. Time travel with Sisters Academy of Baltimore as we pay tribute to Jazz’s Golden Age with hot jazz, nonstop dancing, rolling dice, fabulous food & delicious, liquid libations. All funds raised from this 21+ evening of fun, food and jazz will go directly back to Sisters Academy’s mission of empowering its students to become agents of transformation in their families, communities and society. Step into our Jazz Club and enjoy the vibrant sounds of local musicians, led by international recording artist, Craig Alston. Sample the spirited offerings of Whiskey Row, featuring local whiskeys, including the much buzzed about, Sagamore Rye. Take a culinary tour of America's great jazz cities, New Orleans, Chicago, Kansas City, Baltimore and New York. Enjoy regional delicacies from each jazz town. Join the high rollers in the ""Back Room"" for a dance with lady luck and her games of chance. Endorsed by the Baltimore Jazz Alliance and Jazzway 6004, ""Jazzin' It Up at The Park"" will celebrate local jazz legends, all while raising support for the educational mission of Sisters Academy of Baltimore. During the event, Sisters Academy will be honoring Baltimore’s own, world renowned living jazz legend, Ms. Ethel Ennis with their “Shining Star Award”, which celebrates a woman who is an agent of change in her family, community or society. Tickets are $100 each and can be purchased online or by calling 410-242-1212. All funds raised will go directly back to Sisters Academy’s mission. ABOUT SISTERS ACADEMY OF BALTIMORE: Sisters Academy of Baltimore is a tuition free, independent, faith-based middle school for girls of limited economic means. The school fosters an inclusive community, welcoming girls of all races, ethnicities and religions. Sisters Academy helps students reach their full potential and encourages them to become agents of transformation in their families, communities and society. Learn more at www.sistersacademy.org.

WVTO Grand Opening
Apr 23 2017 11:00 AM
St. Benedict Church Notre Dame Room
2612 Wilkens Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21223

Baltimore's Catholic Radio invites you to join us for our Grand Opening. Beginning with Mass and the Chaplet of Divine Mercy, we will have a reception immediately following at 12:30 PM. Donors, underwriters, listeners, and friends of the radio station will have an opportunity to celebrate with us. Lunch will be provided along with a studio tour for those interested. All are welcome!

It's In The Bag, Little Sisters of the Poor Handbag Auction
Apr 23 2017 11:30 AM
601 Maiden Choice Lane
Baltimore, MD 21228

Join us Sunday, April 23, 2017, for our inaugural handbag auction featuring a silent auction of new, designer handbags. The event is from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm (brunch buffet) at Rolling Road Golf Club, 814 Hilltop Road, Catonsville, MD 21228. Invite your friends – mom, daughters, sisters, girlfriends and relatives! Learn more about the Mission of the Little Sisters of the Poor, visit and dine with the Sisters and Residents and bid on beautiful handbags. Tickets are $50 per person (reserve soon - seating is limited). Please send your check to Little Sisters of the Poor, Handbag Auction, 601 Maiden Choice Lane, Baltimore, MD 21228 by Friday, April 7, 2017. Contact 410.744.9367 ext 126, with questions.

Art Raffle Fundraiser-ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI, BALTIMORE
Apr 23 2017 11:30 AM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

A beautifully framed Norman Rockwell ""Grandpa and Me Picking Daisies"" print worth approximately $750 is now a raffle. The cost is $20 for 5 tickets or $5 for 1 ticket. The drawing will be held on Sunday, April 23, 2017, at the Communion Breakfast for everyone. Raffle tickets are on sale now by calling the SFA Church Office at 410-235-5136. You do not need to be present to win! Net proceeds benefit the SFA Sodality and all the good work they do for our Church/School. St. Francis of Assisi Church is located at 3615 Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21218 (410-235-5136). YOU could be the lucky winner!

LONGABERGER BASKET CHARITY BINGO
Apr 28 2017 06:00 PM
St. Louis Church Social Hall
12500 Clarksville Pike (Rt. 108)
Clarksville, MD 21029

LONGABERGER BASKET CHARITY BINGO ST LOUIS CHURCH SOCIAL HALL 12500 Clarksville Pike (Rt 108), Clarksville, MD. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbia for various charities. Doors open at 6PM First game starts at 7PM Come early - good food and drinks available. 20 regular games plus specials, raffles, door prizes & 50-50 Admission $25 Extra game packet $5. Additional info ustranch@verizon.net

Spiritual Reflections on the Genius of Women
Apr 29 2017 08:30 AM
St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church, 9215 Old HarfordRd
St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church, 9215 Old HarfordRd
Parkville, MD 21234

St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church in Parkville, MD is offering a retreat for women with the theme of Spiritual Reflections on the Genius of Women. The retreat will be based largely on St. John Paul’s Letter to Women, which can be found at http://bit.ly/jpii_letter_to_women. There will be four conferences during the retreat, and there will be a Holy Hour during which the Rosary and the Sacrament of Reconciliation will be offered. The retreat will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017, 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM in the church Hall. Father Steven Roth, pastor of St. Isaac Jogues, will be speaking, as will Ms. Sam Kauffman of Servant’s Heart Ministry (http://www.samkservantsheart.com/), and Ms. Bernadine Miller. Ms. Kauffman is a nationally recognized speaker on spirituality. Ms. Miller is a parishioner at St. Ursula. She leads the regional Pre-Cana classes at St. Ursula, and has led many Bible and catechetical studies in the Baltimore area, especially regarding the Theology of the Body. Lunch will be provided. Cost is $30 per person. Reservations and payment must be received by Wednesday, April 19. Please contact the parish office at 410-661-4888 or by email at jwheat@sij.org. Or go to SignUp Genius to register http://bit.ly/SIJ_womens_retreat Checks should be made out to St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church and can be mailed to: St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church Attn: Women's Retreat 9215 Old Harford Rd. Parkville, MD 21234

Runners For Others Ignatian 5K
Apr 29 2017 09:00 AM
Patterson Park
Baltimore, MD 21224

5K race or 1-mile fun walk at Patterson Park to help raise money and awareness for Jesuit social ministry programs at all Baltimore area Jesuit schools, parishes and apostolates. Fun event for the whole family! AMDG. Register at www.EliteRaceManagement.com

Barbeque Dinner
Apr 29 2017 04:00 PM
St. Lawrence Parish Center
2815 Jessup Road
Jessup, MD 20794

Please join us for delicious beef, pork or chicken barbeque with cole slaw and baked beans. Beer, wine and soda available for purchase. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. Serving from 4-8 PM. Dine-in or carryout.

Handel Choir of Baltimore
Apr 29 2017 08:00 PM
Second Presbyterian Church
4200 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Soul Seeds 8 p.m. Saturday April 29, 2017 Second Presbyterian Church (Guilford), 4200 Saint Paul Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21218 The Hebrew alphabet and the writings of naturalist John Muir are among the inspirations for enchanting and sophisticated choral works by four award-winning American composers. Each piece is a world unto itself, created from each composer's singular musical vocabulary and intensely personal interpretation of the text. Samuel Barber ""Reincarnations"" Judd Greenstein ""Lamenting"" Jake Runestad ""Come to the Woods"" Shawn Kirchner ""Heavenly Home: Three American Songs"" Handel Choir of Baltimore Sonya Schumann, piano Arian Khaefi, conductor Pre-concert lecture at 7 p.m. by Brian Bartoldus, artistic director of the vocal chamber ensemble Third Practice. TICKETS: $37, $27, $10 students with I.D. Go to www.handelchoir.org or call 667.206.4120 for more information.

Shrek The Musical, Jr
May 05 2017 07:00 PM
St Pius X School
6432 York Rd
Baltimore, MD 21212

Let the sensational St Pius X Middle School drama students, along with some very talented 4th graders, tickle your funny bone with their uproarious take on Shrek The Musical Jr! ""Beauty is in the eye of the ogre in Shrek The Musical JR., based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film and fantastic Broadway musical. It’s a “big bright beautiful world” as everyone’s favorite ogre, Shrek, leads a cast of fairy tale misfits on an adventure to rescue a princess and find true acceptance. Part romance and part twisted fairy tale, Shrek JR. is an irreverently fun show with a powerful message for the whole family"" -Music Theatre International Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5.00 for students and senior citizens, and $7.00 for adults. Children under 5 are free. Showtimes are Friday, May 5th at 7pm and Saturday, May 6th at 1pm - all performances are in the school gym.

Mother's Day Spring Craft Fair
May 06 2017 09:00 AM
1070 Cecil Avenue, South
Millersville, MD 21113

On Saturday, May 6th, 9:00am - 3:00 and Sunday, May 7th, 9:00am - 2:30 jump into Spring as EDGE MSYM hosts a Mother's Day Spring Craft Fair at Our Lady of the Fields. We have many local crafters offering a wide variety of items great for that last minute Mother's Day gift or celebrating warmer weather. EDGE will be selling refreshments from our kitchen. The crafter's have also generously donated items to be raffled off. A 50/50 raffle will be sold and a winner will be announced Sunday at the end of the Fair. All proceeds will benefit EDGE Middle School Youth Ministry with future activities and projects. We do have a few spaces available for crafters. If you, or someone you know, are interested, contact LeAnne Smith at 443-889-1442 or email leanne7501@aol.com

St. Peter's Libertytown Parish Mission with Fr. Jim McCormack
May 07 2017 07:00 PM
9190 Church St.
Union Bridge, MD 21791

Join us on May 7th through May 9th, 2017 for a special three day Mission, titled Mercy in Action at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church—Libertytown. Leading this year's Mission is Father Jim McCormack—MIC, a priest for the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. He now serves as novice master, prefect of formation and local superior at the Marian Scholasticate in Washington, D.C. He regularly teaches classes on spirituality to the Marian novices. This three day Parish Mission is open to all! Join us for a time of faith, reflection, encouragement and challenge on ways we experience the Lord's mercy in our daily lives. For additional information contact Deacon Jerry Jennings: JerryJennings @archbalt.org or call 301-898-5111.

St. Peter's Libertytown - Parish Mission with Fr. Jim McCormack
May 08 2017 07:00 PM
9190 Church St.
Union Bridge, MD 21791

Join us on May 7th through May 9th, 2017 for a special three day Mission, titled Mercy in Action at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church—Libertytown. Leading this year's Mission is Father Jim McCormack—MIC, a priest for the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. He now serves as novice master, prefect of formation and local superior at the Marian Scholasticate in Washington, D.C. He regularly teaches classes on spirituality to the Marian novices. This three day Parish Mission is open to all! Join us for a time of faith, reflection, encouragement and challenge on ways we experience the Lord's mercy in our daily lives. For additional information contact Deacon Jerry Jennings: JerryJennings @archbalt.org or call 301-898-5111

St. Peter's Libertytown - Parish Mission with Fr. Jim McCormack
May 09 2017 12:00 AM
9190 Church St.
Union Bridge, MD 21791

Join us on May 7th through May 9th, 2017 for a special three day Mission, titled Mercy in Action at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church—Libertytown. Leading this year's Mission is Father Jim McCormack—MIC, a priest for the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. He now serves as novice master, prefect of formation and local superior at the Marian Scholasticate in Washington, D.C. He regularly teaches classes on spirituality to the Marian novices. This three day Parish Mission is open to all! Join us for a time of faith, reflection, encouragement and challenge on ways we experience the Lord's mercy in our daily lives. For additional information contact Deacon Jerry Jennings: JerryJennings @archbalt.org or call 301-898-5111

The Salvatones In Concert, Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church
May 12 2017 07:00 PM
Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church and University Parish
2801 North Charles Street
Baltimore , MD 21218

The Ars Sacra concert series continues with The Salvatones from New York City under the direction of Daniel Brondel, associate organist of Saint Patrick's Cathedral. This is event not to miss! Parking Lot and Free Will offering to support the series.

Emmitsburg Bus Trip-ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI, BALTIMORE
May 17 2017 07:30 AM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

Please join us for a special day away. St. Francis of Assisi - Baltimore Parish Bus Trip to Emmitsburg, Maryland on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. We will leave SFA - Baltimore (3615 Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21218) at approx. 7:30 A.M.; 10 AM Mass in the Chapel of the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, tour of buildings and grounds, Lunch at Mountain Gate Restaurant, tour of National Shrine Grotto of Lourdes, and a stop at Baugher's Farm on the way back to Baltimore. Estimated return time to Baltimore is 5:00 PM depending on traffic. The cost of $75 per person is due no later than 4/20/17. Call 410-235-5136 or 443-845-8235 if you need more information or are interested in attending.

St. Andrew By The Bay Chamber Music Series
May 21 2017 03:00 PM
701 College Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21409

We continue our Bach Festival with Broadneck String Quartet featuring violinists Zack Stachowski & Tommy Atkinson, violist Dana Rakosny and cellist Daniel Shomper. In addition to music by J.S. Bach, this program will explore the far reaches of Bach’s influence with a new work by University of Maryland composer Larry Moss and Shostakovich’s chilling String Quartet No. 8 in C minor. All performances are free and open to the public. Complete series information can be found at http://www.standrewbythebay.org/chamber-music-series.

Scott Montgomery, Concert Organist , Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church
May 21 2017 03:00 PM
Ss. Philip and James Catholic Church and University Parish
2801 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Ars Sacra Concert Series presents: Scott Montgomery, concert organist for the final concert of the season. Please do not miss this event of organ music on the restored Casavant Pipe Organ of Philip and James. Parking Lot and Free Will Offering to support the series.

St. Andrew By The Bay Chamber Music Series
Jun 11 2017 03:00 PM
701 College Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21409

The 2017 series will conclude with our most ambitious endeavor yet! Join us Sunday, June 11th at 3pm as we combine the forces of the Broadneck Chamber Orchestra with the choirs of St. Andrew By The Bay, St. John the Evangelist, Our Lady of The Fields and St. Joseph parishes to perform Bach’s magnificent cantata “Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme”. Also featured on the program will be Bach’s beloved Concerto for Two Violins in D minor. All performances are free and open to the public. Complete series information can be found at http://www.standrewbythebay.org/chamber-music-series.

High School Workcamp
Jun 25 2017 08:00 AM
18310 Middletown Road
Parkton, MD 21120

Calling High School Students, spend a week volunteering this summer in either Appalachia or Baltimore! you will meet new people, learn how to work with different tools and learn some construction skills! Baltimore (June 18-24) and Appalachia (June 25-July 1). In addition to tools, we need adult volunteers! Currently Baltimore is in the need of the most volunteers. Please contact Karen Hoffman, 443-866-9039 or 410-529-4980 with any questions!

PROJECT S.H.I.N.E
Jul 31 2017 08:00 AM
18310 Middletown Road
Parkton, MD 21120

Seeing Him in Neighbors Everywhere How will you encounter Christ this summer? In a potato? On a high ropes course? One the Gunpowder River? Spend a week with new and old friends as we explore the local community and discover that we can meet Him everywhere and in everyone. Everyone entering 5-9th grade is welcome! Questions? Contact Kate Wyvill at kwyvill@ourladygrace.org.

Elizabeth Ann Seton Birthday Celebration
Aug 27 2017 01:30 PM
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

Join us as we celebrate Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton's birthday. All are welcome!

Annual Pilgrimage for the Sea Services
Oct 01 2017 03:00 PM
Basilica of The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

All welcome to the annual Pilgrimage for the Sea Services where we honor Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, Patroness of Sea Services, and pay tribute to servicemen and women of one of the military branches of the Sea Services: the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Merchant Marine, Coast Guard, and U.S. Public Health Service.

Back from the Dead Cemetery Walk
Oct 13 2017 06:30 PM
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

The Cemetery Walk is an inspiring dramatization where martyrs and saints come to life and tell their stories. Walks begin every 15 minutes and last about 30-40 minutes. For ages 14 and up. Held rain or shine. Reservations appreciated for groups of 10 or more.

Back from the Dead Cemetery Walk
Oct 20 2017 06:30 PM
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenues
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

The Cemetery Walk is an inspiring dramatization where martyrs and saints come to life and tell their stories. Walks begin every 15 minutes and last about 30-40 minutes. For ages 14 and up. Held rain or shine. Reservations appreciated for groups of 10 or more.

Back from the Dead Cemetery Walk
Oct 21 2017 06:30 PM
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

The Cemetery Walk is an inspiring dramatization where martyrs and saints come to life and tell their stories. Walks begin every 15 minutes and last about 30-40 minutes. For ages 14 and up. Held rain or shine. Reservations appreciated for groups of 10 or more.

Back from the Dead Cemetery Walk
Oct 27 2017 06:30 PM
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

The Cemetery Walk is an inspiring dramatization where martyrs and saints come to life and tell their stories. Walks begin every 15 minutes and last about 30-40 minutes. For ages 14 and up. Held rain or shine. Reservations appreciated for groups of 10 or more.

Back from the Dead Cemetery Walk
Oct 28 2017 06:30 PM
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

The Cemetery Walk is an inspiring dramatization where martyrs and saints come to life and tell their stories. Walks begin every 15 minutes and last about 30-40 minutes. For ages 14 and up. Held rain or shine. Reservations appreciated for groups of 10 or more.

Single Again Conference
Apr 29 2107 08:15 AM
1070 Cecil Avenue, South
Millersville, MD 21108

Saturday April 29, 2017 - the Annual Single Again Conference is Back! Sponsored by Single Again Ministry of Our Lady of the Fields, this one day conference for separated, divorced, bereaved, & remarried Christians ends in mass. Topics include anger & forgiveness; bereavement; annulments; dating, healing, & healthy relationships; & the impact of divorce on children & families. Registration includes breakfast/snack & onsite lunch. Contact the committee about volunteering opportunities &/or scholarships. Mass at the end for those interested. To register or for more info: Facebook: Single Again Ministry of Our Lady of the Fields. Email: Ministry4SingleAgain@gmail.com or Glenna Cuevas at gcuevas@olfparish.com