The Brooklyn Folk Festival generously threw a terrific Concert and Barn Dance to benefit St. Ann’s on March 11. The event was a special preview of their exciting third weekend Festival at our church April 28-30, 2017. Click on images to enlarge for a slideshow.
St. Ann’s families once again delighted parishioners and visitors with an inspired Christmas Pageant. Photos by Ellen Reilly. Click on images to enlarge for a slideshow.
St. Ann’s parishioners contributed warm coats for 125 children and adults who need them as part of the New York Cares program. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.
St. Ann’s offered a great Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner of spaghetti and meatballs to parishioners and members of the community. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.
St. Ann’s fundraising gala, New Heights, was a tremendous success, honoring Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and retired Associate Head of Saint Ann’s School Linda Kaufman with our first “Spirit and Service” awards. Musical performances by Mino Cinelu; the NYU All University Gospel Choir; and Peter Clark, Jessica Sandige and Rick Cordova brought the house [...]
We honored Saint Francis today with the sixth blessing of the animals at both early church with kids and their families, then later with neighbors. Fr. John and Mo. Kate blessed live pets, stuffed animals and also prayed for departed pets. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.
Josh Williams is starting our new Children’s Choir one by one! He and John Bickerton, both Sunday School parents, will lead the choir in monthly rehearsals that include a mix of Christmas and other holiday music as well as classic hymns. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.
Homecoming Sunday 2916 brought together at a 10:00 am joint service the attendees of Early Church and the 11:15 am Holy Eucharist. The singing was powerful, the fellowship profound. Newcomers were honored with a prayer and a special ceremony. What followed was one of the most memorable potlucks ever. Click on photos to enlarge for [...]
The Forum @ St.Ann’s presented two Bookend events on Saturday, Sept. 17, as part of the fabulous Brooklyn Book Festival. “Queer Conflicts” was presented in collaboration with the Bureau of General Services, Queer Division booksellers. “When the Bell Tolls” was presented in collaboration with Green-Wood Cemetery. Both attracted focused and appreciative audiences. Click on photos [...]