Sisters, Servants of Mary Summer Festival
People of all ages are invited to a Summer Festival to benefit the charitable works of the Sisters, Servants of Mary from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 1, noon to 5 p.m., 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, Spanish flans and desserts will be served. There will be games for children and booths including povitica; dolls from Mexico; baked goods; and variety items. 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 registered nurses, and they 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.