Saint Luke’s Church Program Calendar

2018 Program Calendar
Saint Luke’s Church, Forest Hills NY



EPIPHANY SEASON

January
6 Saturday: Epiphany Day Eucharist and Three Kings Party, Time to be announced
14 Sunday: Wings of Song, 3:00pm
17 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
19 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
28 Sunday: Saint Luke’s Parish Annual Meeting, 10:30am

February
2 Friday: Candlemas Celebration 7:30pm
11 Sunday: Annual Choral Evensong 4:00pm
13 Shrove Tuesday: Mardi Gras Party and Supper, Benefits Outreach Grant Recipient

LENT
14 Wednesday: Ash Wednesday Liturgies at 7:30am, 10:00am and 7:30pm
16 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
18 Sunday: Great Litany in Procession
Lenten Project Presentation, 10:30am
21 Wednesday: Lenten Series #1, 7:00pm
22 Thursday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
28 Wednesday: Lenten Series #2, 7:00pm

March
7 Wednesday: Lenten Series #3, 7:00pm
11 Sunday: Refreshment Sunday Lenten Project Fundraiser
14 Wednesday: Lenten Series #4, 7:00pm
15 Thursday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
16 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
18 Sunday: No Committee or Project Meetings until after Easter
21 Wednesday: Lenten Series #5, 7:00pm
24 Saturday: Final Gingerbread Show rehearsal until post-Easter

HOLY WEEK
March 25 Sunday of the Passion, 8:30 and 10:30am
March 26 Holy Monday Eucharist, 10:00am
March 27 Holy Tuesday Eucharist, 10:00am
March 28 Holy Wednesday Eucharist, 10:00am
March 29 Maundy Thursday, 6:45pm Quiet Supper 8:00pm Eucharist
March 30 Good Friday Ecumenical Service at Saint Luke’s Church, 12 Noon
Good Friday Way of the Cross at Saint Luke’s, 8:00pm

EASTER
March 31 Easter Eve: The Great Vigil of Easter, 8:00pm
April
April 1 Easter Day: The Day of Resurrection, 8:30am and Choral Celebration, 10:30am
20 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
21/Saturday-22/Sunday: Gingerbread Players Spring Musical
24 Tuesday : Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
27/Fri, 28/Sat, 29/Sun: Gingerbread Players Spring Musical

May
4-5/Fri-Sat: Annual Vestry Retreat
10 Thursday: Ascension Day Holy Eucharist and Strawberry Shortcake Social, 7:30pm
16 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
18 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
PENTECOST
20 Sunday: The Day of Pentecost
Wings of Song, 3:00pm
25 Thursday:
31 Wednesday:

June
6 Wednesday: “Screening Mystery” – Film Study, 7:30pm
10 Sunday: Celebrating Ministry with Children and Youth, 10:30am
Pot Luck Lunch and Parish Community Meeting
16 Saturday: 16th Annual Imaginauction, 5:30pm
20 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm

22 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm

PENTECOST (Summer) SEASON
23 Saturday: Forest Hills Community Food Drive
30 Saturday: “Shakespearaoke” Time to be announced

July
14 Saturday: Annual Barbecue, 5:30pm

August
9 Thursday: Annual Youth/Acolyte Outing
11-12/Sat-Sun: Gingerbread Players’ Summer Theater
13-16/Mon-Thurs: Annual Spirituality Series, 7:30pm
15 Wednesday: Saint Mary the Virgin Outdoor Eucharist and Picnic Supper, 7:30pm
22 Wednesday: Vestry Dinner at Rectory, 7:00pm

PENTECOST (Fall) SEASON
September
8 Saturday: Choir Workshop followed by Dinner at the Rectory, 6:00pm
9 Sunday: Church School and Choir resume at 10:30am Liturgy
Pot Luck Lunch and Community Meeting
19 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
21 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm (3rd Fri of month, Sept-May; June, 4th Fri)
22 Saturday: Upper Hall set up for Rummage Sale
29 Saturday: Michaelmas Celebration
Holy Eucharist with Hymns, Time to be announced
Order-In Dinner follow
30 Sunday: Blessing of Animals on the church lawn, 11:30am

October
5 Friday: Lower Hall set up for Rummage Sale
6-7/Sat-Sun: Rummage Sale
14 Sunday: Wings of Song Concert, 3:00pm
17 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting at 7:30pm
19 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
21 Sunday: Saint Luke’s Day Celebration

November
3-4, Sat-Sun: Fall Gingerbread Players Production (1st weekend)
4 Sunday: All Saints Day Festal Choral Eucharist at 10:30am
2019 Pledge Campaign begins
9-10/Fri-Sat: Diocesan Convention
10-11/Sat-Sun: Fall Gingerbread Players Production (2nd weekend)
14 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
16 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
17 Saturday: Saint Luke’s Kids Bake, 10am-12Noon
Morning of Reflection for Adults, 10am-12Noon
18 Sunday: Stewardship Sunday
Thanksgiving Outreach Bake Sale
Forest Hills Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, 4:00pm
22 Thursday: Thanksgiving Day Holy Eucharist with Hymns, 10:00am
25 Sunday: Feast of Christ the King

December
2 Sunday: Holy Eucharist with Advent Lessons and Carols, 10:30am
8 Saturday: Parish Advent Retreat Day
19 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
21 Friday: Youth Night, 6-9:30pm
23 Sunday: Caroling Party and Supper, 5:00pm
24 Monday: Christmas Eve Nativity Story for Young Children, 4:00pm
Christmas Eve Candlelight Choral Eucharist, 10:00pm
25 Tuesday: Christmas Day Holy Eucharist with Hymns, 10:00am