This Thursday, August 1st, starts the Lenten fasting period for the Feast of the Assumption of the Theotokos.

We will be celebrating special Paraclesis Services for the Assumption of the Theotokos on Friday, August 2nd, Wednesday, August 7th, Friday August 9th, and Wednesday August 14th starting at 7 PM.

On Saturday, August 17th, we will be having our Pre-Festival Glendi Dinner. Join us in the Tsakopoulos Hall for a pork spare rib BBQ dinner. Refreshments start at 6 PM and dinner at 7 PM. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children. Tickets will be sold after the Divine Liturgy during the coffee hour or you can see any Parish Council member.

This year's Festival Cooking Schedule is posted on our web site. Please check the Events Calendar. There have been some adjustments to the schedule. Come help and learn how to cook the food and pastries we serve during the festival.

We are starting to sell Gift Certificates for this year's Festival. Great for giving to friends and family. Certificates can be purchased after the Divine Liturgy in the hall or by contacting Enrico Carrieri.

Please support our Saint Katherine's "Weekend in Greece" festival! There are 3 ways you can help:  1) become a sponsor; 2) purchase an advertisement in the festival program; and/or 3) volunteer your time. For more information visit our "Support" page for more information on how.

We would like to remind you to consider making a special Summer Offering to Saint Katherine!

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Saint Katherine

A parish of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of San Francisco.

     

9165 Peets Street, Elk Grove, CA 95758  |  916-683-3443