• How to submit an event:

    For Coming Events/The Scene — include the event name, sponsor, location, time, date and contact information. Must be submitted in writing at least two weeks prior to the publication date.

    Events may be emailed to events@catholicherald.com; mailed to the Catholic Herald, 200 N. Glebe Rd., Suite 600, Arlington, VA 22203; or faxed to 703/524-2782.  

    Publication is not guaranteed and events within the diocese are given preference.

    Coming Events   

    Sept. 12

    Divine Mercy Care Lecture Series

    With former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, “Brett Kavanaugh and the Future of Pro-Life Politics,” St. Veronica Church, 3460 Centreville Rd., Chantilly, 7:30 p.m. RSVP, divinemercycare.org.

    Catholic Social Teaching and Immigration

    Panel discussion with panelists Fr. Frederick Edlefsen, Ashley Feasley, Jeff Caruso and Gregory McKinney, St. Agnes Church, 1910 N. Randolph St., Arlington, 7:30-9 p.m. RSVP, saintagnes.org or 703/525-1166.

    Sept. 15

    Mass honoring Our Lady of Antipolo

    Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Crypt Church, 400 Michigan Ave., N.E., Washington, 10 a.m. Bnantipolo@gmail.com.

    Mass honoring the feast of San Lorenzo Ruiz

    Hosted by the Filipino Ministry of Northern Virginia, reception to follow, St. Bernadette Church, 7600 Old Keene Mill Rd., Springfield, 7 p.m. Rolly Saldana, 202/415-8360 or filipinoministry@catholicweb.com.

    Sept. 16

    St. Agnes Church picnic

    With food, an ice cream truck and games, EDW Knights of Columbus, 5115 Little Falls Rd., Arlington, 1-4:30 p.m. 703/525-1166 or go to saintagnes.org.

    Missa em Português

    Mass in Portuguese, organized by the Brazilian Catholic Community of the Arlington Diocese, with refreshments after Mass, Missionhurst Chapel, 4651 25th St. N., Arlington, third Sundays, 4 p.m. Office of Multicultural Ministries, 703/841-3888 or multicultural@arlingtondiocese.org.

    Sept. 20

    Mass for Healing

    With Fr. John H. Melmer, All Saints Church, 9300 Stonewall Rd., Manassas, 7:30 p.m. Sheila Cowling, 571/216-3024, sheila@flythrough.com or healingministry.net.

    Sept. 23

    A diocesanwide Eucharistic Holy Hour

    Sponsored by the World Apostolate of Fatima, Our Lady’s Blue Army, Our Lady of Angels Church perpetual adoration chapel, 13752 Mary’s Way, Woodbridge, fourth Sundays 3-4 p.m. 703/989-7176 or rmd3514@yahoo.com.

    Classical Music Concert

    Amadeus Orchestra with soloist Geoffrey Pilkington performing Mozart’s “Horn Concerto No. 4,” with pre-concert lecture by Music Director A. Scott Wood and reception to follow, St. Luke Church, 7001 Georgetown Pk., McLean, lecture: 3:15 p.m., concert: 4 p.m. Buy tickets at amadeusconcerts.com. Hobie Audet, hobie.audet@comcast.net.

    Sept. 29

    Arlington Kids’ Stuff Sale

    With gently used clothes, toys, books, games, strollers, and more, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 4000 N. Lorcom Ln., Arlington, 8 a.m.-noon. Kidsstuffarlington@gmail.com.

    Opioid Conference

    “Seeking Hope and Healing in the Midst of the Opioid Crisis,” hosted by Bishop Michael Burbidge and Catholic Charities, Diocese of Arlington, with Mass, keynote speaker Dr. Michael Horne, director of clinical services Catholic Charities, small group presentations and closing prayer service, Good Shepherd Church, 8710 Mt. Vernon Hwy., Alexandria, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Register by Sept. 26, events@arlingtondiocese.org.

    Sept. 30

    A Special Afternoon with Friends

    Join the Walking with Purpose women’s bible study group for an afternoon tea with Julie Blatty, wife of the late author William Peter Blatty, St. Timothy Church school cafeteria, 13809 Poplar Tree Rd., Chantilly, 2-4 p.m. Fee. RSVP, Amy Lemieux, 703/716-0938 or amylemieux64@netscape.net.

    The Scene

    For Young Adults and Singles

    All Saints YA — For Young Adults age 20s-30s, single or married

    CSGW — Catholic Singles of Greater Washington – single Catholics age 21-65+

    OLGC Young Professionals Ministry - for young adults age 21-38

    PTSC — Prime Time Single Catholics, age 40+

    SJN Young Adults  — St. John Neumann Young Adult Ministry, for young adults age 21-39

    St. Rita Young Adults — St. Rita Church Young Adult Ministry, for young adults age 20-40

    YAM — Arlington Diocese Young Adult Ministry, 20s & 30s, married or single

    Catholic Life YAM — Serving the young adults of Fairfax area parishes

    Catholic Sports Club — Offering leagues and open gyms to all young adults, married or single, Catholic or otherwise.

    Sept. 15

    Young Adult FAMILY Ministry

    With Catholic Life YAM, join parents with children Pre-K and younger for coffee and conversation, Church of the Nativity, 6400 Nativity Ln., Burke, third Saturdays, 9-10:30 a.m. RSVP, Alison Fram, afram@nativityburke.org.

    Tour of National Cryptologic Museum

    With PTSC, 8290 Colony Seven Rd., Annapolis Junction, Md., 10:45 a.m., with lunch to follow. RSVP by Sept. 13, Bob, bobs1947@juno.com or go to bit.ly/ptsc.

    Sept. 17

    Fairfax Theology on Tap

    With YAM, with “Committed: Freedom, Not Imprisonment,” with Christina Jacobeen, diocesan coordinator of Young Adult Ministries, The Auld Shebeen, 3971 Chain Bridge Rd., Fairfax, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Alison Fram, 703/577-5329 or afram@nativityburke.org.

    Sept. 17, 24


    With PTSC, Burke Lake Golf Course, 7315 Ox Rd., Fairfax Station, weather permitting, 11 a.m. Lunch to follow. Fee. RSVP, Anne, 703/751-0739 or go to bit.ly/ptsc.

    Sept. 18

    St. Lucy Service Outreach

    With All Saints YA, to clean, sort and pack food, St. Lucy Catholic Charities Food Warehouse, 8426 Kao Circle, Manassas, 7 p.m. Mary Arsena, youngadults@allsaintsva.org

    Sept. 22

    Morning Prayer and Run

    With SJN Young Adults, St. John Neumann Church, 11900 Lawyers Rd., Reston, 9-10 a.m. Saintjnya@gmail.com.

    Volunteer at Sunrise Senior Living

    With Catholic Life YAM, visit the residents and play Bingo, 9619 Burke Lake Rd., Burke, 3-4:30 p.m. RSVP, Alison Fram, afram@nativityburke.org.

    Sept. 25

    Lunch at Clare and Don’s Beach Shack

    With PTSC, 130 N. Washington St., Falls Church, noon. RSVP by Sept. 25, Bob, bobs1947@juno.com or go to bit.ly/ptsc.

    Sept. 30

    Roving Restauranteers

    With PTSC, dinner at Northside 10, 10 E. Glebe Rd., Arlington, 5 p.m. RSVP by Sept. 26, Beth, 703/683-0222 or go to bit.ly/ptsc.