CRS Rice Bowls
This weekend marks the official end of the Rice Bowl campaign. A
heartfelt thank you to all who participated. A collection basket is in the sanctuary to the
right of the Baptismal Font. Checks for your donation can be made
payable to OLQP with CRS Rice Bowl on the memo line.
May Day Discussion
The Labor Team is hosting a discussion of the "Signs of the Times:
Labor, Globalization & Inequality" on Monday May 1 at 7pm in the
Founders Room. Fellow parishioner and Teamsters Dir. of Global
Strategies, Tim Beaty, will be discussing what our faith teaches, what
workers and unions are doing to ensure human dignity is respected,
and how we can stand with those being exploited at work around the
world. Come for an informative evening, and enjoy a wonderful celebration
of the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker! Email Laura at
HTLAURA1@gmail.com with questions.
Earth Day Celebration
The parish Integrity of Creation Team is sponsoring an afternoon of
Caring for Creation workshops on Sunday May 7 from 3:30=5:30 in
the Ministry Center. Come to learn about food sustainability, faith
and diet; bee keeping as a practice of Earth honoring faith, gardening
with the care of creation in mind and home energy reduction.
Questions? Michelle Knight, email@example.com.
Walk to End Genocide
Join with other local faith communities on Sunday, April 23, 1:30-4 pm on this gentle 2-mile walk around DC memorials to stand witness against the genocide and mass atrocities that continue to ravage our planet, particularly in Sudan and So. Sudan. Click on dc.walktoendgenocide.org for registration and information about the route. For more information, contact Bill Casey (firstname.lastname@example.org or 703.568.3438).