Last Updated on Friday, 11 April 2014 08:51 Written by Sharon Bruner Friday, 11 April 2014 08:41
Bishop Patrick N. Lynch lecture
CHARLESTON—The Charleston Historical Society and the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum will sponsor a lecture, “Bishop Lynch Goes to Rome: Diplomatic Mission for Jefferson Davis”, by Stephen J. White Sr. on April 16 at 7 p.m. in the museum, 68 Spring St. White is the executive director of the museum. Call (843) 723-3398.
Golf Ball Tournament and Gala
‘A Taste of Italy’
NORTH CHARLESTON—St. John School will host “A Taste of Italy”, a benefit food tasting and wine pairing on April 25 from 6:30-10 p.m. at 3921 Saint John’s Ave. Opportunities to win prizes. Food by Celia’s of Charleston. Advance tickets, $65, or $75 at the door. Visit www.saint johncatholicsc.org/school site/auction.php or call (843) 744-3901.
Taste of Goose Creek
GOOSE CREEK—The Taste of Goose Creek fundraiser will be April 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, 510 St. James Ave., rain or shine. Enjoy ethnic foods prepared by parishioners, games and activities for the family. Local school jazz bands will perform. Call the church, (843) 572-1270.
The Feast of Divine Mercy
CHARLESTON—The Apostles of Divine Mercy will celebrate the Feast of Divine Mercy with a holy hour and exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and benediction on April 27 at 3 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, 120 Broad St. A priest will be available for confession. A plenary indulgence, granted under the usual conditions, is given to people who take part in the prayers and devotions held in honor of Divine Mercy. This includes the novena beginning April 18 and the Chaplet of Divine Mercy offered for the daily intentions. Details: ewtn.com/devotions /mercy.
St. Mary turns 100
YONGES ISLAND—St. Mary Church, 4255 S.C. Highway 165, will hold its centennial celebration on May 4 with Mass at 9 a.m. followed by brunch. Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone will bless the church. Help locate former parishioners who have moved by calling (843) 889-8549.
Memorial golf tournament
BEHS class of 1974
Notre Dame Hesburgh Lecture
HILTON HEAD—Father Ronald Nuzzi, Ph.D., senior director of ACE - The Alliance for Catholic Education at the University of Notre Dame, will present a lecture on “Catholic Schools and the New Evangelization” at 7 p.m. April 30 at St. Francis by the Sea Church, 45 Beach City Road. The women of St. Francis will hold a reception prior. Sponsored by Notre Dame Club of Hilton Head with Knights of Columbus Council 10668. Contacts: George Bekampis, (843) 705-3827, Dan Merkel, (843) 342-9093, Lorraine Dufour, (843) 342-2841.
Gala dinner dance and auction
HILTON HEAD—St. Francis School will hold its annual gala dinner dance and auction on May 10 from 6-11 p.m. at the Sonesta Resort in Shipyard Plantation. The theme is “Hollywood, a Red Carpet Affair”. Black tie optional with cocktails. Tickets are $90, or tables of 10 are $85 per person. Seating is limited. Tickets available at the school or church offices at 45 Beach City Road. Details: (843) 681-6501 or visit www.sfcshhi.com.
Family Honor course
COLUMBIA—Family Honor, Inc., is accepting registrations for the Summer 2014 semester of their online course, “The Truth and Meaning of Sexuality, Love and Family: Cultural Implications”, which begins April 28. The registration deadline is April 18. Details: familyhonor.org/online-course/ or call (803) 929-0858.
Charity golf tournament
Colla Voce choral concert
COLUMBIA—Colla Voce (With the Voice) will present a choral concert at St. John Neumann Church, 100 Polo Road, May 3 at 7 p.m. The concert will include spirituals, poetic songs and music from Catholic Masses throughout the ages. Call Julia Moore, (803) 960-5664.
Brunch and fashion show
FLORENCE—The Women of St. Anthony will hold their Spring Fling Brunch and Fashion Show April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2536 Hoffmeyer Road. Proceeds help St. Anthony School and its scholarship fund. Tickets: adults, $15, children, $10. For tickets, call Joann Fortnum, (843) 665‐6130 or Noreen McFann. (843) 409‐7097.
GEORGETOWN—Friends of Vincent will host a casual tea on May 5 at 2 p.m. at St. Cyprian Church hall, 1905 Front St. Guest speaker: David Maring, a retired circuit judge and author. Proceeds support St. Cyprian Outreach Center. Details: (843) 461-4658.
FLORENCE—The Knights of Columbus and St. Anthony men’s club will hold their annual golf outing May 17 at 11:30 a.m. with a 1 p.m. shotgun start at The Traces Golf Course. Cost: $50, includes lunch. Registration available at the church, 2536 Hoffmeyer Road.
Run for the Heroes
FLORENCE—The Run for the Heroes sponsored by St. Anthony Church, 2536 Hoffmeyer Road, will be May 26 with a 6:30 a.m. packet pick-up and registration, 7:30 a.m. Memorial Day Military Tribute, and the race starts at 8 a.m. Registration by May 21, 5k and walk, $20; 10k, $30; military 5k and walk, $10, 10k, $15; walk only, $20, or $35 for a family. Prices change May 22. Details: www.saintanth ony.com/school.
EWTN will broadcast the Mass and canonizations of Blessed John XXIII and Blessed John Paul II. The live broadcast will be April 27 at 3:30 a.m. The repeats will air April 27 at 7 p.m. and April 28 at 11 p.m. All are Eastern Standard Time. Visit www.ewtn.com.
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