Celebrating the season: Easterfest feted at Mary Mom of Hope Parish | Native Information

One other profitable Easterfest is within the books at St. Mary’s social corridor.

A crowd of individuals was lined midway across the block Saturday earlier than the doorways opened. By lunchtime, the longest line was for the meals, which included haluski, the ever well-known stuffed cabbage, kielbasa and sauerkraut. Slices of pie and pierogi by the dozen and quarts of assorted sorts of soups have been additionally among the many favorites of the day.

Sue Pfahles, who was promoting tickets for the basket raffle, mentioned the morning hours of the occasion have been busy.

“They have been lined as much as McGonigle’s Funeral House earlier than it opened,” she mentioned.

Pfahles mentioned the occasion drew loads of volunteers from a variety of the native Catholic church buildings to assist stage the occasion.

Tables of merchandise included cemetery flowers and crosses, hand-made palm crosses and decorations, Easter decor and ornate eggs, baked items and beet horseradish.

Cookies decoratively packaged in containers in Easter colours stuffed a few massive tables when the occasion opened, however the choice a few hours into the day had dwindled to 1 desk.

The proceeds from the occasion profit the Mary Mom of Hope parish.

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