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Nov 28

Please consider baking for the AWC Cookie Walk that will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2016! We need 3-4 dozen holiday cookies; please place them in a disposable container that will not be able to be returned. Cookies can be dropped off with curbside delivery, at the gym off Clarence Avenue, during the following times: Friday, December 2, 4:30-6:30pm and Saturday, December 3, from 8-9:30 am.

To sign up, visit

Nov 21

Come together to remember the more than 120,000 Americans killed by gun violence
since the Sandy Hook massacre.
Help us shine a light on this tragic toll.


Join with the Newtown Action Alliance and other Gun Violence Prevention groups

and attend a Candlelight Prayer Vigil

Wednesday, December 14, 2106 at 7:30 PM 
following Advent evening prayer at 7 PM

Nov 15

Find Gratitude and Give Thanks

Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 7 pm
Oak Park Temple
1235 N. Harlem Avenue in Oak Park
Keynote Speaker: Xavier McElrath-Bey
Senior Advisor and National Advocate
with The Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth

Free Event.  All are welcome.
Optional good will offering will be collected in support of the Holiday Food and Gift Basket and Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth.

Oct 26

Come Hear Juliana Taimoorazy from Iraqi Christian Relief Council 
Wed night at 7:30 PM in the Pine Room of Ascension Elementary School! (Juliana founded ICRC and is heard on national media on behalf of Christians in Iraq and the Middle East.)

*The talk will be about 45 min with Q and A afterwards… so set your DVR for the start of the Cubbies!

Oct 24

St. Mary of Celle has invited 7th-12th graders on Friday 10/28 from 6:00pm to 9:30pm to a retreat about the Day of the Dead also known as El Día de Muertos.  We will meet at St. Mary of Celle’s church - located at 1428 Wesley Avenue Berwyn, Illinois 60402 - the corner of 15th Street and Wesley in Berwyn.