4th Annual International Wine and Craft Beer Tasting and Silent Auction
Apr 25 2015 06:00 PM
St. Francis de Sales Church, Kulduff Hall
1450 Abingdon Rd
Abingdon, MD 21009

Hosted by the Knights of Columbus Ladies #11372. 4th Annual International Wine and Craft Beer Tasting and Silent Auction. Tastings of Wine and Beer. Gourmet Lite Fare. Silent Auction. Raffle and Door Prizes. Must be 21 years of age. $35 per person ($40 at the door). Contact Karen @ 410-688-7508/karengeorg@comcast.net or Martine @ 410-569-8805/muveges@jhmi.edu

Concert: Psalms of Peace
Apr 25 2015 08:00 PM
5843 Manor Woods Rd
Frederick, MD 21703

Saturday, 25April at 8pm and Sunday, 26April at 3pm, the Frederick Chorale and the Frederick Children's Chorus perform Bernstein's Chichester Psalms and Rutter's Mass of the Children in our church, accompanied by pipe organ and chamber orchestra. Tickets $18/$15/$12

Open House OLMC
Apr 26 2015 12:00 AM
1706 Old Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21221

Please join us for our Spring Open House at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for K-12 Take this opportunity to meet and visit with the Administration, staff and fellow parents. Tours of the school will be given!!!

Spring at St. Louis
Apr 26 2015 04:00 PM
12500 Clarksville Pike
Clarksville, MD 21029

THE ST. LOUIS CHURCH CONCERT SERIES presents Spring at St. Louis, featuring Vivaldi's Gloria and selections from Italian film, opera and folk music. Admission is free and a post concert reception will follow. RSVP kindly requested at https://stlconcertseries.yapsody.com/.

St. John the Evangelist (Severna Park) Open House
Apr 30 2015 12:00 AM
669 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146

All parents interested in PreSchool (4's) through Grade 5 are invited to tour the school, observe in the classrooms, and meet school administrators, parents and students. An information packet will be provided.

Spring Festival OLMC
May 01 2015 12:00 AM
1706 Old Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21221

Join us May 1, 2 and 3rd for our Spring Festival!! Lots of games, rides and food!!!!

25th Annual Spike for Life
May 02 2015 12:00 AM
4100 Northview Drive
Bowie, MD 20716

The Pregnancy Clinic will host the 25th Annual Spike for Life, a volleyball tournament, on Saturday May 2nd, 2015. Spike for Life raises funds and awareness for the work of the Pregnancy Clinic, a faith-based, medical non-profit, offering a comprehensive range of totally free services including pregnancy testing, ultrasound, STD/HIV testing, counseling, community resources, referrals and educational classes to over 1,200 women in our communities every year. Since opening in 1982, over 25,000 women and families have received completely free care, services and ongoing support. The Pregnancy Clinic does not accept state or government funding and is entirely supported by private donations from individuals, businesses, churches and foundations. Registration/check-in will be held at Bowie Gymnasium, located at 4100 Northview Drive Bowie, MD 20716 beginning at 7:00 a.m. with the tournament starting at 8:00 a.m. sharp! Because this is an all-day event, snacks and water will be provided throughout the day. Details and online registration can be found at www.pregnancyclinicministry.org/spike or call Debbie Kedroski at (410) 562-2678. Teams & Play ** 4 courts** • Division I (A/AA: competitive) • Division II (B/BB: competitive) • Division III (non-competitive / FUN) • Official USAV Rules, with one exception: • All teams are Co-Ed (2 women on court) - a female must touch the ball before it goes over the net. Prizes • Team Awards for 1st place (Div I,II & III) • Great prizes for the top fundraisers • Chance to win great door prizes for all who register and attend • Special prize for player wearing/bringing the oldest Spike4Life T-shirt!

Concert: Dead Men's Hollow
May 02 2015 07:00 PM
5843 Manor Woods Rd
Parish Center
Frederick, MD 21703

Dead Men’s Hollow draws its influences from bluegrass, country, blues, and gospel. The group’s repertoire comprises a vast array of original and traditional music, encompassing the early centuries of America’s musical history as well as modern tales of love and loss. Please note that this is an event for adults 21 and older. No one under 21 will be admitted.

Knights of Columbus Jazz Night & Dinner
May 02 2015 08:00 PM
2801 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218

Knights of Columbus Council #14102 Presents Jazz Night & Dinner with LIVE JAZZ by The Ashton Fletcher Quintet. Saturday, May 2, 2015 8pm until Midnight. 2801 N. Charles St. in the SS. Philip & James Church Hall. PRICE: $40 per person. Hot Buffet Menu: Roast Beef & Gravy, Fried Chicken, Baked Ziti w/Meat Sauce, Whipped Potatoes, Macaroni and Cheese, Green Beans, Tossed Salad, Sheet Cake. PLUS OPEN BAR. For tickets or more information contact Jim Anthony at 410-952-8319 or Dee Dee Clark at 410-235-2294. ADVANCE TICKET SALES ONLY.

St. Andrew By The Bay Chamber Music Series
May 03 2015 03:00 PM
701 College Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21409

Join us Sunday, May 3rd at 3pm as we conclude the Spring portion of the St. Andrew By The Bay Chamber Music Series as we welcome the Chroma Trio. Pianist Cha Park, cellist Natalie Spehar and violinist Zack Stachowski joined forces in 2014 and will close the Spring series with their debut performance featuring Martinu’s first Piano Trio and the universally adored Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor by Felix Mendelssohn. All concerts on the series are free of charge.

Brahms Requiem
May 03 2015 04:00 PM
501 Hampton Ln
Towson, MD 21286

80 musicians, including a full orchestra, soloists and the Bach Concert Series Choir will present a performance of the Requiem Mass as composed by Johannes Brahms. T. Herbert Dimmock will conduct The performance will be at Towson United Methodist Church

Promoting the Catholic Response to Domestic Violence
May 06 2015 08:30 AM
Notre Dame of Maryland
4701 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21210

Kindly RSVP by April 23, 2015. WHEN: Wednesday, May 6, 2015 Arrival and coffee at 8:30; Concluding at 1:00pm WHO: All are invited. FREE (coffee, materials, and conference included) WHERE: Knott Science Center Auditorium, Notre Dame of Maryland THE CONFERENCE WILL HIGHLIGHT: the reality of domestic violence in society; how to recognize the signs of abuse; what the Church teaches about violence and marriage; how to respond appropriately when someone turns to you; where victims can get help; what the legal system wants you to know. Speakers and Topics: Situation of Domestic Violence in Society Today - Dr. Mary Lou Yam, President of Notre Dam of Maryland Legal Perspective – Deacon Steve Roscher, Attorney Experience of Clergy – Fr. Patrick Besel, Archdiocese of Baltimore Witness Stories from Survivors of Domestic Violence Catholic Community Resources, Hispanic services and other Helping Agencies - Catholic Charities representatives Educating Parishioners and Staff Members – Resources and Steps for Responding

In Joyful Hope: Help with Essential Planning
May 07 2015 07:00 PM
7321 Burkittsville Rd.
Middletown, MD 21769

All are welcome to join us at a panel discussion of the medical, spiritual, financial, practical, and legal issues surrounding end of life care at Holy Family in Middletown. Speakers include a priest/theologian to address spiritual issues and Church teaching, a medical professional and/or geriatric care manager to address hospice & palliative care and other considerations, attorney to address advanced directives, funeral home director, and a financial planner. Kindly RSVP to johanna.coughlin@archbalt.org, (410) 547-5321, or http://bit.ly/injoyfulhopepanels

1st Annual Ride for Life
May 09 2015 12:00 AM
710 Aquahart Road
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

The Pregnancy Clinic will host the 1st Annual Ride for Life, a 90-mile scenic motorcycle ride, on Saturday May 9th, 2015. The Ride for Life raises funds and awareness for the work of the Pregnancy Clinic, a faith-based, medical non-profit, offering a comprehensive range of totally free services including pregnancy testing, ultrasound, STD/HIV testing, counseling, community resources, referrals and educational classes to over 1,200 women in our communities every year. Since opening in 1982, over 25,000 women and families have received completely free care, services and ongoing support. The Pregnancy Clinic does not accept state or government funding and is entirely supported by private donations from individuals, businesses, churches and foundations. Registration/check-in will be held at Arundel Christian Church, 710 Aquahart Road in Glen Burnie, MD beginning at 8:30 a.m. with kickstands up at 9:30 a.m. Breakfast will be provided by Chick-fil-A with coffee from Starbucks. The Ride will end at Bay Area Community Church, 884 Chesterfield Road in Annapolis, MD where we will enjoy a delicious lunch catered by The Port Public House.

Mothers Day Prayer Service
May 09 2015 09:30 AM
7401 German Hill Rd
Dundalk, MD 21222

Redemptorist Cemeteries is hosting a Mother’s Day Prayer Service Saturday, May 9 at 9:30 a.m. The service will be held at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Cemetery in Dundalk, MD. Led by Father Gerard Knapp of the Redemptorists of Baltimore, the service will honor all Mothers through prayer, worship and music. The Catholic High School of Baltimore Concert Choir will perform several songs from their extensive repertoire. Guests can enjoy complimentary refreshments after the service. To reserve your seat contact Bruce Hultquist at (410)-284-0648 or on Facebook at facebook.com/redemcem. Guests who reserve their seat by May 5 will receive a complimentary carnation bouquet.

Interfaith Leadership: Building a Healthy Democracy
May 13 2015 12:00 AM
1021 Dulaney Valley Road
Towson, MD 21204

On Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Eboo Patel, founder and president of the Chicago-based international nonprofit Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), will be the keynote speaker at the Institute for Christian &Jewish Studies’ annual Manekin-Clark Lecture. Patel’s presentation will focus on the importance of building robust and creative interfaith spaces that serve both religious and nonreligious communities. His talk will also address the best practices of effective interfaith leadership, including the ability to voice values, engage diversity and action behalf of the common good. As a leading Muslim thinker, Eboo Patel has received widespread recognition for his leadership, speaking and writing on interfaith cooperation.He has served on President Obama’s inaugural Advisory Council of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, andIslamica Magazine named him one of ten young Muslim visionaries shaping Islam in America. Patel has spoken at the TED Conference, the Clinton Global Initiative, the Nobel Peace Prize Forum and universities around the world. Heis a regular contributor to The Washington Post, USA Today, Huffington Post, NPR and CNN. Since its incorporation in 2002, IFYC has worked on five continents and with over 200college and university campuses to train thousands in the principles of interfaith leadership. The event is free and open to the public. Reservations can be made by email at info@icjs.org or by phone at 410-494-7161. For more information, visit http://www.icjs.org/programs/manekin-clark-lecture-series.

School Sisters of Notre Dame
May 13 2015 05:00 PM
Towson Golf & Country Club
12801 Stone Hill Road
Phoenix, MD 21131

Swing Into Spring with the School Sisters of Notre Dame Golf Ball Drop and Reception May 13, 2015 5:00 p.m. Towson Golf & Country Club (Eagle's Nest) 12801 Stone Hill Road Phoenix, Maryland 21131 The AMSSND Baltimore Advisory Council is sponsoring a Golf Ball Drop and Reception on May 13, 2015 at the Towson Golf & Country Club (Eagle’s Nest). One thousand golf balls will be released by a helicopter over the target hole. Cash prizes will be awarded to owners of the golf ball which becomes either a Hole-in-One, Closest to the Pin (5 prizes) or Furthest from the Hole. Purchase a Golf Ball to enter the Raffle. $50 per golf ball entry. Only 1,000 balls will be sold: 1st Prize- Hole in One: $3,000 Total Cash Prizes: $7,250 Cocktail reception - Doors open 4:30 p.m. $55 per attendee ($40 per SSND) The price includes Summer Grill, One bar beverage, Helicopter Ball Drop, Putting Contest, Silent Auction and entertainment by the Notre Dame Preparatory Jazz Ensemble and Chamber Choir. Click Here to enter the raffle and register today: http://tinyurl.com/swingintospringwithssnd or Send checks to: Swing into Spring with SSND, 6401 N. Charles St. Baltimore, MD 21212 Winners need not be present. Proceeds support the SSND ministries and care for elderly School Sisters. For more information call Caity Lovett, 410-377-7774 x 1151 or email clovett@amssnd.org.

Jesus Retreat
May 15 2015 12:00 AM
1525 Marriottsville Rd.
Marriottsville, MD 21104

Sponsor : Bon Secours Young Adults Dates: Friday May 15, 2015 (8:00 AM) – Sunday, May 17, 2015 (4:00 PM) Bon Secours Young Adults partners with Charis Ministries to offer a retreat just for young adults (22-39) in the community. Join us for a weekend retreat all about Jesus, his life, his ministry and how to grow & expand your own spiritual life! May 16-17, 2015 at the Retreat and Conference Center at Bon Secours. Charge: $125 (financial assistance available) For more detailed information on the event visit the link provided or contact Nick Stein, Bon Secours Young Adult Ministry Leader @ 410-442-3148 or Nicholas_stein@bshsi.org We hope to see you there!

Jesus Retreat
May 16 2015 08:00 AM
Retreat and Conference Center at Bon Secours
1525
Marriottsville, MD 21104

Bon Secours Young Adults has partnered with Charis Ministries to offer retreats for young adults within the community. Join us for a weekend retreat Saturday, May 16 through Sunday, May 17, 2015 at the Retreat and Conference Center at Bon Secours to learn more about Jesus, his life, his ministry, and how to grow and expand your spiritual life.

St Mark's Fallston Luncheon Bingo
May 20 2015 11:00 AM
2407 Laurel Brook Road
Fallston, MD 21047

Early Bird games start at 11AM followed by regular Bingo. Lunch and the basic Bingo package (25 Games) is $15. Extra cards available. Progressive Jackpot May's Menu: MANDARIN ORANGE CHICKEN SALAD WITH ASIAN SESAME ORANGE DRESSING, BREAD AND BUTTER AND CHOCOLATE AND VANILLA PUDDING FOR DESSERT COMPLIMENTARY COFFEE AND TEA

Evangelization & the Catholic Legal Professional
May 21 2015 06:00 PM
St. Mary’s Seminary
5400 Roland Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21210

Archbishop William E. Lori cordially invites you to attend the 4th Lecture for Legal Professionals, Evangelization & the Catholic Legal Professional. Speakers : Rev. Paul Scalia; Bishop’s Delegate for Clergy, Chancery, Diocese of Arlington & Ms. Lucia Ann Silecchia, JD; Professor, Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law Registration and Light Fare 6:00 pm Introductions/Lectures 7:15 pm Adjournment 9:00 pm A discussion of what it means to be joyful, missionary disciples who bear witness to Christ by our words, deeds, and manner of life. RSVP by May 15, 2015 to johanna.coughlin@archbalt.org, 410-547-5321, or http://bit.ly/aoblegallecture.

St. Francis of Assisi, Baltimore
May 27 2015 07:45 AM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

BUS TRIP to New York City to see the musical ""AN AMERICAN IN PARIS"" at the Palace Theatre. The total cost is $170 per person. A deposit of $110 is due no later than 3/18/15 with a balance of $60 due no later than 5/13/15. Lunch is on your own in New York City. Dinner is on your own at the Town and County Restaurant in Bordentown, New Jersey. There will be two pick up/drop off points: 3615 Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21218 and Hilltop Pizza - 1709 Edgewood Avenue, Edgewood, MD 21040. Please call Barbara Jo at 410-488-3162 or email her at barbarajo.wuest1@aol.com for additional information or to sign up for the trip.

Rachel's Vineyard Retreat
Jun 12 2015 06:14 AM
320 Cathedral St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

Rachel’s Vineyard weekend retreats offer a beautiful opportunity for healing to any woman or man who has struggled with the emotional or spiritual pain of an abortion. All are welcome.

St Mark's Fallston Luncheon Bingo
Jun 17 2015 11:00 AM
2407 Laurel Brook Road
Fallston, MD 21047

Early Bird games start at 11AM followed by regular Bingo. Lunch and the basic Bingo package (25 Games) is $15. Extra cards available. Progressive Jackpot June's Menu: PULLED PORK BBQ ON ROLL, COLE SLAW AND POTATO CHIPS, ASSORTED ICE CREAM FOR DESSERT COMPLIMENTARY COFFEE AND TEA

137th Clarksville Picnic
Jun 27 2015 12:00 PM
12500 Clarksville Pike
Clarksville, MD 21029

Come to a day filled with kid's games, pony and hay rides, face painting, your favorite fair foods and sweet treats! There's also a magic show and lots of music. There's plenty for the grown-ups to do - BINGO!, a Silent Auction, plant sale, hand-made crafts, White Elephant garage sale, and our $20,000 raffle to a name a few. Enjoy our popular family-style chicken and pulled pork dinner with all the fixins' under the big tent. Tickets for the dinner are $15 for adults, $6 for those 5-10, and kids under five eat free. There is no admission charge to enter the picnic grounds. We hope to see you there!!!

Project Good Help
Jul 02 2015 12:00 AM
1525 Marriottsville Rd.
Marriottsville, MD 21104

SPONSOR: Sisters of Bon Secours DATES: Thursday, July 2nd. , 2015 (5:00pm) – Tuesday, July 7th , 2015 (9:30 AM) We invite single, Catholic women, ages 19 – 35, with a willingness to serve those in need, to join us for this exciting weekend of volunteering and faith sharing with the Sisters of Bon Secours in Baltimore. Women can share their gifts and work as a team in a community garden, a drop-in center for women, a family support/learning center and senior housing. This is a FREE event, You will be responsible for your transportation to and from Marriottsville but All travel, accommodations and meals during your stay are provided by the Sisters Deadline to register is ONE WEEK PRIOR TO EVENT, but space is limited, so send your application right away! Contact Sr. Fran Gorsuch, CBS to register or for more information at 845-721-0980 or for more details, visit: http://www.LifeAsASister.org

St. Francis of Assisi, Baltimore
Aug 29 2015 01:00 PM
3615 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218

SFA GOLF CLASSIC - Saturday, August 29, 2015, 1:00 P.M. SHOTGUN START at Oakmont Green Golf Course, 2290 Golf View Lane, Hampstead, MD 21074. Format: Captains' Choice (BEST BALL) $120 per golfer includes greens fees, carts, prizes, gifts, beverages, dinner and drinks following the tournament. Singles and foursomes are most welcome. Call 410-235-5136 or 443-845-8235 to sign up.