Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015 11:33 Written by Sharon Bruner Thursday, 15 January 2015 11:10
Santo Niño Fiesta
NORTH CHARLESTON—The Cofradia del Santo Niño de Cebu will hold a fiesta in honor of Baby Jesus on Jan. 17 at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 6650 Dorchester Road. Rosary will start at 10 a.m. followed by Mass, procession and a reception. Details: Joy Kabaitan, (843) 452-4195 or Thelma Delacruz, (843) 743-5363.
SCCCW deanery meeting
CHARLESTON—St. Patrick Church women’s guild will host the SCCCW Coastal Deanery annual meeting on Jan. 18 at 12:30 p.m. at Figaro hall, 134 St. Philip St. Cost: $25. Call Beverly Buford, (843) 723-6066.
OLM Outreach auction fundraiser
Movies and Scripture
CHARLESTON—Pauline Books and Media sponsors Cinema Divina: Film, Scripture & Classic Wisdom, a combination of scripture reading and movies held monthly at 243 King St. Free, donations welcome. Bring a bagged meal, or a snack to share. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Finish at 10 p.m. Coming up: “Last Holiday” on Jan. 28, Acts 12, and Teresa of Avila. Details: (843) 577-3344.
Oyster roast and barbecue
JAMES ISLAND—Nativity Church ladies guild and Knights of Columbus Council 6250 will hold an oyster roast and barbecue Feb. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the school hall, 1061 Folly Road. Advance tickets are $15 for oysters or $20 at the door, and $10 for barbecue or $12 at the door. Available after Masses.
‘Spirituality and Technology’
RIDGELAND—The Lowcountry Deanery of the SCCCW will hold a colloquium on “Spirituality and Technology” led by Sister Susan Pontz, SSCM, on Feb. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. John Paul II High School, 4211 North Okatie Highway. She is director of informational technology at the Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, Texas. Tickets: $15, include lunch. Limit 125 people. Call Phyllis Atkins, (843) 757-4007.
St. Peter School info session
LARCUM prayer service
St. Peter alumni reception
Prayer Vigil for Life
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH—The Grand Strand Citizens for Life annual interdenominational Prayer Vigil for Life will be held on Jan. 23 at 7:15 p.m. at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church. Pastors from six churches will lead prayers. Refreshments will be served. Details: www.makethelifechoice.org or John Kost, (843) 626-8684.
MYRTLE BEACH—The SCCCW Pee Dee Deanery will sponsor a talk on “Whatever happened to kindness? Recovering the lost art of being kind” by Sister Sandra Makowski, SSMN, JCL, diocesan chancellor, on Jan. 24 at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, 1100 Eighth Ave. N. Cost: $15. Registration required. Mail name, address, church affiliation and payment by Jan. 19 to Caroline Paulhus, 1407 St. Thomas Circle; Myrtle Beach, SC 29577, (843) 692-9932, or Marlene Grover, 513 13th Ave. N. Surfside Beach, SC 29575, (843) 283-4445.
A Spirituality for Relationships
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH—Father Simeon Gallagher, OFM Cap, will lead a pre-Lenten mission on “A Spirituality for Relationships” for adults on Jan. 26-29 after the 8 a.m. Mass in Our Lady Star of the Sea Church hall or at 6 p.m. in the church located at 1100 Eighth Ave. N. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will follow the Wednesday evening session. Details: (843) 249-2356.
PAWLEYS ISLAND—The women’s club at Precious Blood of Christ Church, 1633 Waverly Road, will hold an auction Jan. 22. Preview begins at 5:30 p.m., bidding begins at 6 p.m. Cash or check only. Refreshments available. Proceeds benefit the Tidelands Community Hospice in Georgetown. Details: (843) 651-3966.
St. Mary School admissions tests
St. Joseph School open house
Prince of Peace School open house
TAYLORS—Prince of Peace School, a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, will have an admissions open house for K-4 through eighth grade on Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. at 1209 Brushy Creek Road. Details: (864) 331-3911 or www.popcatholicschool.org.
‘The Fearsome Pirate Frank’
GREENVILLE—St. Joseph’s Catholic School will present the eighth-grade play, “The Fearsome Pirate Frank”, on Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. at the school. Free. Details: www.sjcatholicschool.org.
Mardi Gras Masquerade Gala