Nov 11 (Sat) GOULASH DINNER.  St. Mary’s Parish Holy Name Society’s annual Goulash Dinner will be on Saturday, November 11th. Serving of the goulash, polenta or noodles dinner will be in the parish hall beginning at 6:00 p.m. Donation is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets may be purchased in the rectory office or by calling Bill Kozak at 216-731-9373 or Florian Osredkar at 216-486-5245. Join us for a great meal at a great price and have a great time with family and friends.

VEČERJA Z GOLAŽEM. Društvo Najsvetejšega Imena ima svojo vsakoletno večerjo z golažem v soboto 11. novembra.
Serviranje golaža s polento ali rezanci bo v župnijski dvorani ob 6:00 zvečer. Dar je $10 za odrasle in $5 za otroke. Kartice za
večerjo dobite v župnijskem uradu ali če kličete Bill Kozak na 216-731-9373 ali Florijana Osredkar na 216-486-245.Pridružite
se nam za dobro večerjo, dobro ceno in prijazno družbo.
Nov. 11 (Sat.) Altar Society at St. Vitus will have krofe from 8 a.m. till noon in the social room.
Nov. 11 (Sat.) Veselo Martinovanje, sponsored by the Belokranjski Club will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Slovenian National Home on St. Clair Ave. Donation: $35. Music by Veseli Godci.
Nov. 11 (Sat.) Martinovanje 2017 at the Slovenian Hall in 2101 Mariposa St. in San Francisco, CA 94107. Social hour at 5; dinner at 6. Mail reservation to Jozi Plut at 7 Cranfield Ave., San Carlos, CA 94070 or call 650-654-2099.
Nov. 12 (Sun.) The SCC (Slovenian Catholic Center) in Lemont, IL celebrates its 22nd Anniversary with a Mass, luncheon and a program. Reserve immediately. No tickets at the door.
Nov. 12 (Sun.) Slovenian Workmen’s Home Polka Dance.  Admission $12 per person. Music by Wayne Tomsic Band – 3 to 7:00 p.m. Cash bar (opens at 2:00) and cash kitchen available.
Nov 19 (Sun) ST. MARY ANNUAL FALL TURKEY FESTIVAL St. Mary’s Parish  is two weeks from today, Sunday, November 19th in the parish hall. We will begin with a Polka Mass at 12 Noon in church. The festival in the hall opens at 1:00 p.m. with food, refreshments, games of chance, a Chinese auction, bake sale, and the opportunity to win one or more of the 100 turkeys and 30 hams that will be raffled throughout the day. Please, if you have not yet picked up your raffle tickets by the parking lot entrance of the church, do so today after Mass. Invite your family and friends to join us for this Parish Homecoming celebration.
GIFT BASKETS NEEDED FOR OUR FALL FESTIVAL CHINESE AUCTION. Theme baskets for our Fall Festival, which is Sunday, November 19th, are needed for the Chinese Auction. Baskets may be brought to the rectory or directly to the parish hall on the day of the Festival.
JESENSKI FESTIVAL je danes čez dva tedna v nedeljo 19. novembra v župnijski dvorani. Začeli bomo s Polko mašo bo 12:00 opoldan v cerkvi. Festival v dvorani se odpre ob 1:00 uri s hrano, pijačo, prodajo peciva, igre na srečo Kitajsko žrebanje in zadeti purana ali šunko skozi ves dan. Če še niste pobrali vaših srečk v cerkveni veži pri zakristiji prosimo storite to danes.

Nov. 19 (Sun.) Slovenian Workmen’s Home Polka Dance.  Admission $12 per person. Music by Jeff Pecon Band – 3 to 7:00 p.m. Cash bar (opens at 2:00) and cash kitchen available.

Nov. 20 (Mon.) S.A.C. (Melvindale, MI) Lyskawa – Tutro VFW Auxiliary Meeting @ 7 pm.

Nov. 23 (Thurs.) Triglav Park in Milwaukee, WI: Turkey Bowl.

Nov. 24 (Fri.) S.A.C. (Melvindale, MI) Tutro VFW Button Box Music CANCELED.

Nov. 26 (Sun.) Slovenian Workmen’s Home Polka Dance.  Admission $12 per person. Music by Hank Thunander & Bob Kravos Band – 1 to 7:00 p.m. Cash bar and cash kitchen available.

Nov.  29 (Wed.) Pristava Pensioners meeting and lunch at 1:00 pm. at the Slovenian Home on Holmes Ave.

Dec. 2 (Sat.) Miklavževanje (St. Nicholas) at St. Mary’s in Collinwood at 6:30 p.m.

Dec. 2 (Sat.) S.A.C. (Melvindale, MI) Lyskawa – Tutro VFW Auxiliary – Meat Raffle. Bring a cooler for your meat!

Dec. 3 (Sun.) St. Vitus Slovenian School St. Nicholas presentation at 3:00pm in the school auditorium. Parents may visit with St. Nicholas in the Social room from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information please contact Ms. Mojca Slak at 216-881-1725.

Dec. 3 (Sun.) SCC (Slovenian Catholic Center) sponsors Sv. Miklavž Program at Lemont, IL.

Dec. 3 (Sun.) Triglav Park in Milwaukee, WI: Sveti Miklavž.

Dec. 5 (Tue.) Cooking With Micka Class will be making potica in the parish hall kitchen. Each person will make 2 poticas. Cost is $40. Limit for this class is 15 people. For reservations for this cooking class, mail your check to Toni Srsen, 2735 Morning Star, Willoughby Hills, Ohio 44094.

Dec. 6 (Wed) St. Mary’s Senior Christmas Party at 1pm. At Kristy’s Tavern, 434 East 200th Street, Euclid.  Excellent buffet, salad bar, dessert, cash bar, many prizes, and surprises.  Music and dancing by Al Battiselli. Tickets $15.  Call Elsie Jacobs 216.481.1924.

Dec. 10 (Sun.) AMLA Annual Children’s Christmas Party at Slovenian National Home on St. Clair Ave. Questions? Call: 216-531-1900.

Dec. 10 (Sun.) St. Vitus @25 KSKJ annual meeting in the church basement at 1:00pm.  Christmas party to follow at approximately 2pm.
Dec. 10 (Sun.) S.A.C. (Melvindale, MI) SAC Holiday Dinner-Dance (open to the public) at Pvt. John Lyskawa VFW hall. Must have reservations for dinner by December 3rd. Call: Mike Masten (313-383-9365) Doors open at 12:00 p.m. – Dinner at 1:00 p.m. – Dancing from 2:00-6:00 p.m. Tickets:  $24.00 – Dance only: $15. $2 Discount for Paid Up Members of SAC. Please donate baked goods/prizes.

Dec. 12 (Tue.) Pristava Pensioners meeting and Christmas Dinner (Božičnica) at 1:00 p.m. at St. Mary’s in Collinwood.

Dec. 16 (Sat.) S.A.C. (Melvindale, MI) Lyskawa – Tutro VFW  (open to SAC members) Pot Luck.

Dec. 18 (Mon.) S.A.C. (Melvindale, MI) VFW Auxiliary Meeting @ 7 pm

Dec. 31 (Sun.) S.A.C. (Melvindale, MI) VFW New Year’s Dance (purchase tickets in lounge).   


Jan. 14 – 15 (Sun. – Mon.) Slovenian Skiers & Boarders overnight bus trip for the MLK Holiday.

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Jan. 27 (Sat.) The Pristavska Noč Banquet will be held at the Slovenian National Home on St. Clair Avenue. Doors will open at 6 pm, dinner to be served at 7 pm. Entertainment by local musicians. All cordially invited.

Feb. 3 – 10 (Sat. – SAT.) SlovenSki week in Breckenridge, Colorado. Please respond immediately: John F Kamin –  61-32  75th Place Middle Village, NY 11379 – Tel: 718.424.2711 Email:   Cell: 917.723.2456.

Feb. 24 (Sat.) Slovenian Skiers & Boarders one-day bus trip to Holiday Valley, NY.  Transportation included.  E-mail Christy at

May 28 ( Mon.) Triglav Park in Milwaukee – Memorial Day Picnic

June 24 (Sun.) Triglav Park in Milwaukee – Prvi Picnic

Aug. 5 (Sun.) Triglav Park in Milwaukee, Drugi Picnic

Sept. 16 (Sun.) Triglav Park in Milwaukee, Vinska Trgatev