Episcopal Diocese of Western New York

Parish Events

These are some of the events going on at congregations around Western New York in the next few weeks.

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Buffalo – Lenten Fish Fry (March 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19)

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church (15 Fernhill Ave. in Buffalo) will be offering Lenten Fish Fry on March 22, 29, April 5, 12, and 19.  Dinners will be $12, and available for dine in or take out from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.  (April 19 from 3 – 7 p.m.)  Dinners include: fried haddock fish, green beans, potato salad, coleslaw, roll, and cake.


Buffalo – Lenten Fish Fry (March 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19)

St. Simon’s Church (200 Cazenovia St. in South Buffalo) will once again be offering their Lenten Fish Fries on the Fridays of Lent.  (Take out only on Good Friday.)

Dinner includes: baked haddock, french fries, coleslaw, macaroni salad, pickled beets, rye bread, coffee, and tea.  Serving from 4 – 7 p.m.  Adult meals are $11.50; seniors $10.50; children under 12 years $5.00.  Desserts available for $1.50; take out available for $10.50.


North Tonawanda – Lenten Fish Fry (March 22, 29, April 5, 12)

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (61 Payne Ave. in North Tonawanda) will be offering Lenten Fish Fries on the Fridays of Lent, through April 12, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Dinner includes battered fried or baked fish. Choice of baked potato, German potato salad or tuna macaroni salad. Includes cole slaw, dessert, coffee, tea or beverage. Children’s chicken fingers available.

Fish dinner $12  Chicken fingers $5.  Dine in or take out available.


Buffalo – Reception for Deacon Pat Guinn’s Retirement (March 31)

Please join St. Matthew’s on Sunday, March 31, for a reception celebrating the ministry and retirement of Deacon Pat Guinn at 12 noon at St. Matthew’s Parish Hall, 1182 Seneca St. in Buffalo.  If you would like to RSVP, please call 716-822-4830 or text 716-791-9701.


LeRoy – Community for Understanding (April 4)

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church’s monthly discussion series called “Community for Understanding” will meet on Thursday, April 4 at 7:00 pm to discuss the book “We Are Here to Stay: Voices of Undocumented Young Adults” by Susan Kuklin.  Copies of the book are available at church.  Discussions are open to all, and meetings will emphasize civility in discourse with faith considered in its broadest sense from all religious experiences. More information at the church (1 East Main St., LeRoy), at www.stmarksleroy.org or 585-768-7200.


Lancaster – Breakfast with the Bunny & Basket Raffle (April 6)

Trinity Episcopal Church (5448 Broadway in Lancaster) will hold it’s annual Breakfast with the Bunny and Basket Raffle Saturday April 6th.

Breakfast is from 9 am to 11 am and includes pancakes, eggs and sausage. The cost is $5 per person at the door and includes breakfast, holiday crafts for the kids and a visit with the Easter Bunny. There will also be a basket raffle immediately following breakfast. Drawings at 11:30 am, winners need not be present. Raffle sheet are 1 for $5.00 or 3 for $10.00. Hop on in for breakfast or the basket raffle or both.


Buffalo – Spring Auction & Basket Raffle (April 6)

Join St. Matthew’s Church (1182 Seneca St. in Buffalo) for lunch and a basket raffle at our spring auction on April 6, 2019 from 1pm to 3pm. Baskets for everyone!

Food: BBQ Hamburgers or Chicken Corn Chowder ($5 each)
Bake sale and drinks ($1 each)
Basket Raffle tickets ($5 each)