Lenten Calendar – March 28 through April 4, 2012

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Lenten Services: United Evangelical Church, 3200 Dillon Street, has 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Lenten services as follows:

March 28, “Father forgive them…”

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 8212 Philadelphia Road, has noon and 7 p.m. services as well on Wednesday, March 28. Info: 410-866-8766, www.poplutheranbaltimore.org.

Living Stations: Eighth graders at St. Casimir Catholic School present the Living Stations of the Cross.at 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Friday, March 30 at St. Casimir Church,  O’Donnell St. and S. Kenwood Avenue. Open to the public. Info: 410-342-2681.

Lenten Meals

Soup’s On: United Evangelical Church, 3200 Dillon Street, has soup and bread every Wednesday, 6 p.m.-7 p.m. before Lenten services, and on March 28 and April 4. Sandwiches $4, desserts $1.

Something Fishy! St. Athanasius Roman Catholic Church, 4708 Prudence Street in Curtis Bay, has a Lenten fish fry on Friday, March 30, 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. for $13 adults, $5 for ages 7-12 and free for ages 6 and under. Carry-out is $13. Raffles, wheels, bingo and more. Info/tickets: Eleanore 410-360-1318, parish office 410-355-5740. Tickets also available before and after Mass.

Soup and Stations: Sacred Heart of Jesus, 600 S. Conkling Street, has soup and bread every Friday in Lent at 7 p.m. in the lower church hall, followed at 7:30 p.m. by Stations of the Cross in English in the church, and Bible reflections in Spanish in the lower church hall. The next is Friday, March 30.

Fish Fry! Knights of Columbus, 1338 Hull Street,has a fish fry every Friday in Lent, 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.,  $10/person. The next is on March 30. Free delivery in selected areas. Includes beverage and dessert. Info: 410-244-0690, 410-336-6068.

Lenten Food: St. Casimir School has its Lenten foods sale now through Wednesday, April 4. Place orders each Wednesday by 3 p.m. for pickup on Friday between 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Codfish cakes are $2.25/unfried and $2.50/fried, and crab cakes are $6.25/unfried and $6.50/fried. Potato and macaroni salads and cole slaw are $2.50/pound. The final sale is Wednesday, April 4 (place order by Friday, March 30). Info/orders: Laureen Brunelli 410-342-4975 until 5 p.m.,  Carol Kramer, 443-414-6784 from 5 through 8 p.m. , or the school 410-342-2681.

Seafood Delight: Sacred Heart of Mary Church has its seafood delight sale with homemade crab cakes, coddies, Maryland Crab soup and sides. Order on Tuesday, April 3 by 6 p.m. for Friday, April 6 pickup. Info/orders: Pat 410-633-3247.

Easter Fun

Polish Easter Tradition: A palm weaving class is offered on Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. at the Kolbe Center, O’Donnell Street and Kenwood Avenue, $3/person. Info: Bernardine Kordaz 410-675-0415.

Ukrainian Easter: There is a Ukrainian Easter egg bazaar with pyrohy/pierogi as well as homemade breads, sausage and more available for sale on Saturday, March 31 (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) and Sunday, April 1 (noon-3 p.m.) at St. Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church, 2401 Eastern Avenue. Pierogi pre-orders accepted via e-mail until Friday 5 p.m. Info: Ukievents@gmail.com, Jullie 410-967-4981.

Bunny Breakfast: The Baltimore Museum of Industry, 1415 Key Highway, has “Breakfast with the Easter Bunny” on Saturday, March 31, 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Info/tickets: 410-727-4808 ext. 132 or www.thebmi.org and pay via PayPal.

Egg Hunt: On Saturday, March 31, there is an egg hunt in Patterson Park, 9 a.m.-noon. Registration opens at 9 a.m. at the Eastern Avenue Playground pavilion 0-to-3-year-old egg hunt is from 10 a.m.-10:20 a.m. 4-to-7-year-old egg hunt is from 10:40 a.m.-11 a.m. 8-to-10-year-old egg hunt is from 11:20 a.m.-11:4 0 a.m. Info: www.dbfam.org

Holy Week Events

Palm Sunday is April 1, and there will be services as follows:

Saturday (March 31) at 5 p.m.

Sunday, 8 a.m. Procession with palms for 8:30 a.m. Spanish Mass begins in the St. Patrick’s parking lot.

8:30 a.m., Spanish-St. Patrick’s

10 a.m., English-Sacred Heart of Jesus (SHJ)

Noon, Procession with palms for 12:30 p.m. Spanish Mass begins in front of church

12:30 p.m., Spanish-SHJ

7 p.m., Spanish-SHJ

Tuesday, April 3: 7 p.m. Bilingual reconciliation service-SHJ

Wednesday, April 4: 7 p.m. Stations of the Cross procession through the streets in Spanish starting St. Patrick’s (No Spanish Mass that evening)

Thursday, April 5 (Holy Thursday): 8 a.m. Morning prayers-English

7:30 p.m. Mass-Last Supper celebration followed by Eucharistic adoration until midnight-SHJ

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