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All Saints Catholic parish, 809 Vermont Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, will hold the 35th annual Polski Day on Saturday, May 4. The event will include a parade at 11 a.m., a Polka Mass at 5 p.m., a festival from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Polish food and live musical entertainment. For more information, visit https://polskiday.com/ .

Stations of the Cross will be held at 5:30 p.m. Fridays during Lent at Christ the King Catholic Church, 3024 N. 53rd St., Kansas City, Kansas. Stations will be in English at 5:30 p.m. and in Spanish at 7:30 p.m. A reconciliation service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at Christ the King.

The Cure Church, a nondenominational church at 3650 N. 67th St., Kansas City, Kansas, plans an Easter egg drop after the 10 a.m. service on Sunday, April 21. Ten thousand eggs will be dropped from a helicopter. The event also will include a petting zoo, bounce house and food.

Holy Name Catholic parish, 1007 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Kansas, will sponsor Lenten dinners from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Fridays in Lent.

“Scripture Study and Reflection” will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 10, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The program is facilitated by Heather Neds.
The Gospel Non-Violence Study Group will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To register, call 913-906-8990.
“Holy Women Series: Buddhist Nuns” will be presented from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, April 11, by Judith Sutera at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To register, call 913-906-8990.
“Lenten Reflection Through Art” by Mary Donovan will be presented from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, April 8 and 15 at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To register, call 913-906-8990.
The Keeler Women’s Center is a ministry of the Benedictine Sisters of Atchison, Kansas. All programs are free. To register, call 913-906-8990.

St. John the Baptist Men’s Club is sponsoring a jumbo shrimp dinner at 5:30 p.m. April 12 at St. John’s Catholic Club gym, 414 Barnett, Kansas City, Kansas. The dinners will cost $16.

A shrimp and fish dinner will be sponsored at St. John the Evangelist,2910 Strong Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, from 5 to 7 p.m. April 12. The cost of dinner will be $12 for a large meal; $8 for a small meal; and $8 for fish.


St. Patrick Catholic parish, 94th and State Avenue, will sponsor fish dinners on Fridays in Lent. The dinners will begin at 4:30 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $10 to $11 for adults, $6 for children, and $30 for families.

The Preschool Basket Bonanza, a fundraiser, will take place at 6:15 p.m. Friday, April 12, in the Cole Activity Center at Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th St., Kansas City, Kansas.

Members of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., Kansas City, Kansas, will observe Palm Sunday at 10 a.m. April 14. A Hosanna Parade and Easter egg hunt for children will be held starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13. The parish has announced plans for Holy Week. The Rt. Rev. Cathleen Chittenden Bascom, the Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Kansas, will conduct a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. April 18. A light supper will precede the service at 6 p.m. in the parish hall. The Rev. Canon Anthony Guile and the Rev. Samuel Samuel Borbon, officials from the national church promoting Hispanic ministries, will conduct Good Friday services at 6 p.m. April 19 and at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at St. Paul’s breakfast. Father Borbon will celebrate Eucharist at 11 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 21.

Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, is planning an Easter egg hunt for toddlers through sixth grade at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 13. Registration will be at 2:30 p.m. The event will be supervised and participants will be divided into three age groups. The event includes a craft and story, and it will be held rain or shine.

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Preparing for Polski Day

Saracyewski Smith was one of several volunteers making thousands of cookies today to prepare for the 35th annual Polski Day celebration on Saturday, May 4, at All Saints parish, 809 Vermont Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. All the proceeds from Polski Day will go to All Saints parish. (Staff photo)
Some of the volunteers who participated in making cookies for Polski Day at All Saints parish included, left to right, Pat Waliczek, Joann Schmitz, Saracyewski Smith and Teresa Wortman. The volunteers started their workday at 9 a.m. Saturday and worked hours to make thousands of cookies. A Boy Scout troop also came by to volunteer today. (Staff photo)
Adrianna Smith baked cookies today for Polski Day, which will be Saturday, May 4, at All Saints parish, 8th and Vermont, Kansas City, Kansas. (Staff photo)
Thousands of cookies were prepared today for Polski Day, which will be Saturday, May 4, at All Saints parish, 8th and Vermont, Kansas City, Kansas. On the menu for the annual event will be Polish specialties such as golabki (cabbage rolls), pierogi (filled dumplings), kielbasa (Polish sausage), kapusta (sauerkraut), powitica and kolacki. The event will include a parade, a Polka Mass, a festival and live musical entertainment. (Staff photo)

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To send in items for the Faith News, email information to news@wyandottedaily.com. Please include your name and contact information. In the event of inclement weather, contact the church or organization to see if the event is still being held.

Holy Name Catholic parish, 1007 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, Kansas, will sponsor Lenten dinners from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Fridays in Lent.

“Scripture Study and Reflection” will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The program is facilitated by Heather Neds.
The Gospel Non-Violence Study Group will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To register, call 913-906-8990..
“Lenten Reflection Through Art” by Mary Donovan will be presented from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, April 1, 8 and 15 at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To register, call 913-906-8990.
The Keeler Women’s Center is a ministry of the Benedictine Sisters of Atchison, Kansas. All programs are free. To register, call 913-906-8990.


St. John the Baptist Men’s Club is sponsoring a jumbo shrimp dinner at 5:30 p.m. April 12 at St. John’s Catholic Club gym, 414 Barnett, Kansas City, Kansas. The dinners will cost $16.


A shrimp and fish dinner will be sponsored at St. John the Evangelist,2910 Strong Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, from 5 to 7 p.m. April 12. The cost of dinner will be $12 for a large meal; $8 for a small meal; and $8 for fish.
St. Patrick Catholic parish, 94th and State Avenue, will sponsor fish dinners on Fridays in Lent. The dinners will begin at 4:30 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $10 to $11 for adults, $6 for children, and $30 for families.

Members of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., Kansas City Kansas, will observe the fifth Sunday in the season of Lent at 10 a.m. April 7. A study session using the “ Walk in Love” curriculum will follow immediately after the service.

Send Faith News items to news@wyandottedaily.com. Please include your contact information. If there is inclement weather, check with the sponsoring organization to see if the event will still be held.