Around the Twin Cities
July 27-31: Vacation Church School at St George Greek
St George Greek Orthodox Church is conducting its vacation church school program next week, Monday, July 27 through Friday, July 31. Contact Nathaniel Kostick, St George's youth minister, for more information or registration details or if you are an adult who is willing to help our next week as a volunteer (763-221-7196;
July 30: Indonesian Evening in St Cloud
This Thursday, July 30, enjoy a delicious dinner at Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Church in St Cloud (601 7th Ave S; directions) and hear from Fr Nathan and Maxim Kroll about their recent mission trip to the island of Sumatra. They spent 2 weeks in Medan on a teaching mission to the local Orthodox families and children. Time: 6 pm. Suggested donation: $20 per person. For more information, call 320-656-1200 or e-mail email@example.com. Note that the church building is not air-conditioned. If you cannot attend the dinner but would like to contribute toward Fr Nathan or Maxim's trip expenses, you may donate via the OCMC website (Maxim's account; Fr Nathan's account).
August 3-7: VBS at St Mary's Cathedral
St Mary's Cathedral, Minneapolis, will offer vacation bible school this summer - August 3-7 - for children aged 3 through fifth grade. "Garden of the Theotokos" is this year's theme. Click here for registration and other details.
August 22-23: Greek Fest at St George
St George Greek Orthodox Church, St Paul, is having its annual Greek festival on August 22-23 - click here for full details!