Parish & Area Events

September

September 19: Theology Reading Group, Cathedral of All Saints, 1:30 to 3 pm
On September 19, the Cathedral Theology Reading Group will begin exploring a new work, Atonement: The Person and Work of Christ by T.F. Torrance, and extends an open invitation to all. Our group is composed of theologians and seekers with no theological training, together pursuing a deeper knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. The reading group meets in the Dean’s office in Oldham House, across the street from the Cathedral, on the third Wednesday of the month from 1:30 to 3:00 pm. For more information, or if you have any questions, please contact Dean Leander Harding at lharding@thecathedralofallsaints.org.
Alpha Course, Beginning September 20th, All Saints Church, Round Lake
All Saints will be hosting the Alpha Course beginning on Thursday, September 20, at 6:15PM. Alpha is a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith, typically run over eleven weeks.  Each talk looks at a different question around faith and is designed to create conversation.  Alpha is run all around the globe and everyone is welcome.  Each session begins with a meal, followed by a talk and small -group discussion.  For more information, please visit the All Saints Round Lake website http://allsaintsroundlake.com/alpha_course_schedule or call the parish office at 518-899-5510.
September 21st and 22nd: Rummage Sale, Calvary Church, Burnt Hills
A rummage sale will be held on Friday 9-21 9:00 – 2:00pm and Saturday 9-22 9:00-1:00pm in Parish Hall 85 Lake Hill Road Burnt Hills.
September 28th: Blood Drive, Calvary Church, Burnt Hills
Calvary Church Burt Hills will have a blood drive from 1:00 – 6:00pm in Parish Hall 85 Lake Hill Road Burnt Hills

September 29th: Healing Prayer Session, Cathedral of All Saints, Albany
The Cathedral of All Saints, Albany cordially invites you to an educational program on Healing Prayer , Saturday, September 29, 2018, 9 am – 12 noon, led by Father Mark Chestnut, Director, Healing Center of the Christ the King Spiritual Life Center, and his wife Darlene. We will convene at 9 am in the Lady Chapel for the Holy Eucharist. The session, to be held in Pederson Hall, will focus on: the scriptural basis for prayer; prayer itself; and, a practicum. Time will be provided for identifying content and scheduling of future sessions. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. We look forward to having you with us. Kindly rsvp to Cathryne Welch at 518 465-0084 or wdscaw@nycap.rr.com by 9/21/18. Thank you.

September 29th: Safeguarding God’s Children Seminars, St. Paul’s Church, Troy
St. Paul’s Church, 58 Third St, Troy, NY 12180 will be offering the Safeguarding God’s Children Training and Certification program from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is an in-depth educational and training program designed to prevent child sexual abuse in everyday life and in ministry. All clergy and laity who work with youth should be trained and certified at least every three years. Lunch will be provided. To register, call (518) 273-7351 x.1 or you can email the church by clicking here parishadmin@stpaulstroy.org

October

October 6th: German Dinner, St. James’ Episcopal Church 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Take Out 4:00 – 6:30 
Adults $15.00, Children 5-12  $10.00 under 5 free. Take Out Dinners can be preordered starting Thursday September 13 by calling 518-668-2001 and leaving a message. name and number of dinners. The menu will feature traditional German food. The church is handicapped accessible.

October 11-12: Amish Country Tour with Longwood Gardens and “Jesus”
Join  Trinity Church, Lansingburg on a trip to Amish Country including a tour of Longwood Gardens and to see the production of “Jesus” at Sight and Sound Theater. Price is $275/pp double occupancy and $325 for a single. For more information call Nancy Beatty at 518-928-1909.

October 13th: Daughters of the King Fall Assembly, 9am-3pm
Christ the King Spiritual Life Center, Greenwich, NY  — Great Hall
Cost:  $25 including lunch
Theme:  “In Your Presence there is fullness of Joy”
Speaker & Celebrant:  Mother Christina Hunter
Fall Retreat Registration Form

October 13: Holiday Craft Fair, Calvary Church, Burnt Hills
A Holiday Craft Fair will be held 9:00am-3:00pm  in Parish Hall 85 Lake Hill Road Burnt Hills

October 13th: Caribbean Dinner, St. George’s Schenectady, 6-8pm
Come out for an evening extravaganza and enjoy Caribbean Cuisine and live music on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at St. George’s Episcopal Church, in the Historic Stockadde of Schenectady, NY. MENU SERVED BUFFET-STYLE: Carved Caribbean Pork, Jamaican Jerk Chicken, Island Vegi Pasta served with Calypso Rice & Beans, Yams and Kale, Salads & Fruit Station, CARIBBEAN DESSERT STATION and Iced Tea, Mock Mojitos and Coffee!

We are pleased to announce that The Caribbean Rhythm Steel Drum Band will be performing at the event due to the generous sponsorship of Paragon Jeweler (http://paragonjeweler.com/).
Tickets can be purchased online at www.stgeorgesschenectady.org (click on the paypal link below the image of the flyer which says ‘buy now’). You can also purchase tickets after mass at St. George’s or from the office office@stgeorgesschenectady,org
To have your event posted please email it to mkeegan@albanydiocese.org
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