Members of the community are invited to enjoy good food and fun at the Summer Festival to benefit the charitable works of the Sisters, Servants of Mary, from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 2, on the grounds of the Sisters’ convent, 800 N. 18th St., Kansas City, Kan.
Homemade tacos and tamales, Italian sausage and barbecued beef sandwiches, hot dogs, ice cream, and Spanish desserts will be served. There will be games for children and booths including povitica; dolls from Mexico; a variety booth; and totebags and cookbooks for sale.
The Sisters, Servants of Mary, are a community of women religious who provide nursing care to persons in their homes. The Sisters offer their services at no charge to individuals or families. They are nurses and serve people throughout the Greater Kansas City metropolitan area. The Kansas City, Kan., location is their “mother house” or headquarters for their convents in the United States and Mexico.
For more information about the festival, call 913-371-3423.
- from Therese Horvat