Thursday, April 13, 2006

Are You Ticklish or Polish?

You don't have to be either to participate in all the great activities organized in the effort to save St. Stan's in Fells Point from the destructive hands of the Catholic Archdiocese of Baltimore:

Divine Mercy Novena of Saint Maria Faustina, nine days of prayer
Friday, April 14 – April 22, 4:45 p.m.
Corner of Aliceanna and Ann Streets

Kielbasa Campaign to Save St. Stan's
Thursday to Saturday, April 13 – April 15, 10 a.m. -4 p.m.
Ostrowski Famous Polish Sausage, 524 S. Washington

The traditional foods eaten on holidays form part of our collective American ethnic culinary heritage. Crossover abounds. Thousands of people from around Maryland will come to Fell’s Point to buy authentic kielbasa to be blessed, cooked, and then served on Easter Sunday. Kielbasa buyers will be met there by volunteers and members of the Committee to Save St. Stan’s who will be on hand to answer questions and distribute bumper stickers and information. This campaign will take place at Ostrowski Famous Polish Sausage located at 524 S. Washington Street.

Fell’s Point "Cardinal" Crawl
Friday, April 21, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Begins at the Cat’s Eye Pub, 1730 Aliceanna Street

Get your picture taken with the anti-demolition "Cardinal" and your free bumper sticker (cool...)

St. Stan’s Olde Tyme Miraculous History Revival Rallye
Saturday, April 22, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
700 and 800 block of S. Ann Street

Tent meeting, guest lecturers, history walk, polka music and kielbasa. See the profitable adaptive reuse plan that could save St. Stan’s from demolition.

Rally at Baltimore City Circuit Court
Monday, April 24 at 3:00 p.m.
Courthouse East, Calvert and Fayette Streets

Circuit Court Hearing on contract dispute between St. Stanislaus Museum and the Conventual Franciscans. For more information call Michael Sarnecki 410-342-7961

Protest pickets: Weekdays at the corner of Aliceanna and Ann Streets, 5:00-6:30 p. m.

For more information, contact Ellen von Karajan at the Preservation Society of Fells Point, 410-675-6750, ex.14 or