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St Mary’s Fish Fry  OUR LAST FISH FRY OF THE SEASON will be served in the parish hall this Friday, April 7th from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Don’t miss out on a great dinner of fried ocean perch, shrimp, baked cod, crab cakes, or macaroni and cheese and our delicious homemade apple strudel for dessert. This is your last chance until Lent of next year.

APPLE STRUDEL SALE. www.stmaryscollinwood.com   St. Mary Slovenian School is selling homemade frozen apple strudels for $11 for the Easter holidays. Call the rectory at 216-761-7740 or pick up directly during our Friday Fish Fries.

ABOLČNI ZVITKI. Naša Slovenska šola prodaja zmrznjene jabolčne zvitke (štrudel) za $11, da jih imate za Velikonočne praznike. Pokličite župnijski urad na 216-761-7740, lahko jih dobite tudi v petek med našo ribjo večerjo.

Fish Fry Slovenian National Home St. Clair Ave. – 5 to 8:30 PM. Call Gerri Hopkins, 216-347-9888 or 216-361-5115. Baked or Fried Fish $10.; Shrimp $11.; Combo $12.; Pierogi $9. All the dinners include: clam chowder, bread & butter, french fries or home fries, coleslaw, dessert & coffee. Take-outs available. A $2.Club membership is required and available at the door. v Atrij.

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

April 1 (Sat) REVERSE RAFFLE AT SLOVENSKA PRISTAVA. The Board of Directors of Slovenska Pristava invites members and friends to the 6th annual Reverse Raffle at Pristava on April 1st, starting at 5:00 p.m. The event includes dinner with wine and beer, as well as soft drinks. Grand Prize is $2,500. Sideboards and Chinese Auction will also be featured. Main Board tickets are $50 and dinner only tickets are $25. For reservations, call or text Nadia Kobal at 440-477-1489 or e-mail nadiakobal1@gmail.com.

April 7 (Fri) St Mary’s  www.stmaryscollinwood.com BUTARE. Parents and students of our Slovenian School will make “butare,” the traditional Slovenian bundles of greens for Palm Sunday, this Friday evening, April 7th at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday morning, April 8th at 9:15 a.m. in the Atrium. Donations of pussy willows, cypress and yew branches would be greatly appreciated and may be brought to either the rectory office or directly to the atrium.

BUTARE. Starši in učenci naše Slovenske šole, bodo delali tradicionalne slovenske butare za Cvetno nedeljo v petek 7. aprila ob 7:00 zvečer in v soboto 8. aprila ob 9:15 zjutraj v Atriju. Hvaležno bo sprejeto, če prinesete mačice, cipreso in drugo
zelenje. Prinesete lahko v župnišče ali direktno v Atrij.

April 7 (Fri) St Mary’s  www.stmaryscollinwood.com  OUR LAST FISH FRY OF THE SEASON will be served in the parish hall this Friday, April 7th from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Don’t miss out on a great dinner of fried ocean perch, shrimp, baked cod, crab cakes, or macaroni and cheese and our delicious homemade apple strudel for dessert. This is your last chance until Lent of next year.

NAŠA ZADNJA RIBJA VEČERJA ZA LETOS bo servirana v župnijski dvorani 7. aprila od 3:00 do 7:00 zvečer. Ne zamudite dobre večerje ocvrtih ali pečenih rib, shrimp, crabcakes, testenine s sirom in za sladico jabolčni zvitek. To je zadnja prilika do Posta v naslednjem letu.

April 8 (Sat) www.stmaryscollinwood.com KROFE SALE, sponsored by the Altar Society will be on Saturday only, April 8th in the parish hall beginning at 8:30 a.m.

KROFI. Oltarno društvo ima prodajo krofov samo v soboto 8. aprila v župnijski dvorani z začetkom ob 8:30 zjutraj.

April 9 (Sun) The accordion is king at the 35th Super Button Box Bash on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Join the Button Box Band of the Year, the Fairport Jammers, and the Button Box Artists of the Year, Kathy Hlad and Frank and Darryl Valencic, plus ten of your favorite squeezebox artists for a day-long dance-athon! The Polka Hall of Fame once again teams with the Slovenian Society Home on Recher Avenue in Euclid, Ohio, to host springtime’s biggest Cleveland-Style polka event with fifty accordions.

Admission: $8 for adults, 18 and under free. Dance and play from 1:00 to 9:00 at the Slovenian Society Home, 20713 Recher Avenue, Euclid, Ohio,  Contact the Polka Hall of Fame for ticket information, (216) 261-3263 or polkashop@aol.com.

Best regards,

Joe Valencic, President
National Cleveland-Style Polka Hall of Fame and Museum

Apri 18 (Tues) REVERSE RAFFLE – St. Vitus Catholic War Veterans Post 1655 in partnership with the St. Vitus Alumni Association is holding its Annual Reverse Raffle on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Slovenian National Home on St. Clair Ave. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. with dinner served at 7:30. Main Board tickets are $60.00 per person. Dinner only tickets are also available @25.00 per person. ONLY 200 tickets will be sold. Tables of 8 or 10 can be reserved. For reservations, please call John Kirk, 216-432-1199, Frank Zitko, 440-488-8284 or Mia Graf, 440-442-1635. Tickets are also available at the Vets Post after the 4:00 p.m. Saturday Mass. Make checks out to St. Vitus CWV Post 1655 c/o John Kirk, 1093 E. 64th St., Cleveland, Ohio 44103 or St. Vitus Alumni c/o Andrea Plassard, Treas., 6625 Great Oaks Parkway, In