Around the Twin Cities
September 20-21: St Mary Romanian Orthodox Church Festival
St Mary Romanian Orthodox Church (854 Wodbridge St, St Paul) is holding its annual Romanian Festival on Saturday, September 20 (11 am to 7 pm), and Sunday September 21 (noon to 4 pm). Come for wonderful Romanian food, Dancing, music, delicious pastries, coffee, church tours, and more! (For more information, please call 651-488-5669 or view their flier by clicking here.)
September 27: Taste of Northeast (Minneapolis)
Check out "Taste of Northeast" at St Mary's Orthodox Cathedral in Minneapolis, on Saturday, September 27 (11 am to 8 pm).
Click here for details.
September 27: Harvest Luncheon at Holy Myrrhbearers (St Cloud)
On Saturday, September 27, Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Church in St Cloud will hold its harvest luncheon fundraiser, serving a delicious meal from garden produce from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm (menu: orchard ham, cheesy potatoes, German red cabbage, gypsy soup, fresh apple cake, and more). Suggested donation: $10 for adults, $5 for children (aged 5-12). Home-baked goods will also be offered for sale. A tour of the worship space will be offered at 1 pm.
At 1:30 pm, author Suzanne K. Peterson will speak on her new book, Shiver Me Parsnips: A Guide to Successful and Sustainable Vegetable Gardening in Zone 3. Peterson owns and operates Azariah Acres Farm in Foley and is working on a second book regarding livestock, including yak.
Donations for this event are designated to help Holy Myrrhbearers pay its final utility bill for 2013-2014, which will be large. Your help is much appreciated!
Fall Family Camp: A Note from Cindy Karos at St Mary's Greek
Mother Macrina from the Dormition Monastery (formerly, Elaine Makres from St Mary's) will be the speaker for the 2014 family camp! Save the dates--October 10-12--because you will not want to miss her. Kids who have experienced her at camp love her! Family camp this year will be held in a new location: Camp Courage in Annandale, MN. Remember, empty nesters, couples without kids, and singles are all a part of our family! If you have any questions, contact Cindy Karos at 952-929-6371.