Main Branch - Macy's Job Fair - Wednesday, Oct. 15, from 4 - 7 p.m.

Main- Los Martes, Comienza 16 de Sept; Kennedy- Los Jueves, Comienza 18 de Sept; 6:30pm

Kennedy Branch - Play Tunes every Mondays at 6PM. Babies to 1st graders are welcome!

Check our programs and events calandar for a new medical seminar every month.

Main Branch-Saturdays,1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Kennedy Branch-Thursdays 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.


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Oct 03
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy

Come watch the "Angriest Man In Brooklyn" starring Robin Williams, Mila Kunis, Peter Dinklage and Melissa Leo. Refreshments provided

10/3/2014 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 08
Wellness Wednesdays–Updates on Breast Cancer–Main
Wellness Wednesdays–Updates on Breast Cancer–Main

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women, with the exception of skin cancer, and more than 2,300 men will also develop the disease this year. Early detection provides the best possibility for successful treatment. Come and learn about the importance of screening, treatment options, and the latest advances in research.

To make an appointment with one of our doctors, or for information about our programs and services please call: 1-877-HOLY-NAME (1-877-465-9626) or visit

10/8/2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 09
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main

Come join us and watch "The Other Woman," the 2014 American romantic comedy film directed by Nick Cassavetes and written by Melissa Stack. The film stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Kate Upton, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Nicki Minaj, Taylor Kinney and Don Johnson.

10/9/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 10
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy

Come join us for a screening of “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” the 2014 comedy written and directed by Wes Anderson and inspired by the writings of Stefan Zweig. It stars Ralph Fiennes as a concierge of a famous hotel from the fictional Republic of Zubrowka, who teams up with one of his employees to prove his innocence after he is framed for murder. The story follows his adventures at the hotel between the 1st and 2nd World Wars.

10/10/2014 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM View Flyer

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