Parishioner Beth Flynn and Elizabeth D. Herman, two New York Times photojournalists behind the 2019 book, The Women of the 116th Congress: Portraits of Power, discussed the project as well as its history and presented a slideshow of their power portraits. U.S. Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez (D-NY), was welcomed as a special guest speaker. Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon was also an honored attendee. These accomplished women offered St. Ann’s annual Women’s History Month presentation in the year we mark the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the U.S. Photos: Dan Wiley Click on an image for slideshow.
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On September 11, 2011, St. Ann’s hosted SANCTUARY STILL: Brooklyn Reflects on a Decade since 9/11, a community event to honor the spirit of Brooklyn and its perspective on our nation's loss, recovery, and renewal.
St. Ann's offered a great Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner of spaghetti and meatballs to parishioners and members of the community. Click on…