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Featured Events and Announcements

This page was last updated on July 18, 2014.

Saint Mark's hosts a variety of programs and events. A listing of events- including Sunday music- can be found in our monthly calendar: this July at Saint Mark's. Hard copies are also available at the Cathedral. For a full schedule of Cathedral activities please see the online calendar.

Sundays and Beyond with information about the ministries and activities at Saint Mark's.

A weekly publication which announces events, new ministry opportunities, classes and more, and occasionally includes a reflection from a member of the clergy.
Sundays and Beyond also contains our prayer list.

this July - a calendar of events happening this month at the Cathedral.

Compiled at the beginning of the month.

Saint Mark's Quilt Ministry

Saturday, July 19, 9:30 - 12noon
Conference Room

Experienced Quilters and Wish-I-Was Quilters! We make quilts to wrap members of our community in love in times of need, such as serious illness or hospice care. Quilts are also raffled to benefit the Hunger Offering at various occasions throughout the year.

If you have questions please contact Carol Green, 206-523-2158, or Jo Ann Bailey at 206-329-5428, All are welcome! Join us in the Conference Room on the second floor of Bloedel Hall to tie quilts, start a new one or work on your own projects. We meet regularly on the third Saturday of each month.

'Demented Relations' Support Group

Monday, July 21, 1 pm
The Rev. Pat Taylor's home

This is a mutual support group for spouses or life partners caring for a partner suffering from dementia and diminished cognitive capacity from a medical condition. (We meet on the third Monday of the month.)

Contact the Rev. Pat Taylor at 206.860.1459 or

Diocesan Ordinations

Tuesday, July 22, 7 pm
cathedral Nave

Please help us welcome and support Jennifer Daugherty (soon to be our curate), John Forman, Josh Hosler, Laura Murray and Alissa Newton as they are ordained into the priesthood by Bishop Rickel. This is an important time and we hope you will share in the celebration.  Your prayers and presence would be a blessing. Childcare will be available. If you would like to help with the reception, please contact Virginia Lenker at

Blessing of the New Deanery

Saturday, July 26, 4 - 6pm
Federal Ave, Capitol Hill

Steve and Kathy Thomason and the Vestry invite the parish to an open house and blessing of the new Deanery, Address available in our newsletter. Limited street parking is available, or park at the church and walk the three short blocks. The Deanery was purchased in December 2013 with money from the Hodges Fund, moving a portion of the Cathedral’s endowment portfolio from stocks to real estate as authorized by the Vestry. All are welcome.

Family Playdate at Maple Leaf Park

Sunday, July 27, 4 - 6pm
Maple Leaf Park (NE 83rd and Roosevelt Way NE in Seattle)

Gather at the Family Terrace near the playground for a family-friendly popsicle and ice-cream bar playdate at the new Maple Leaf Park!  The playground is great, even space for bikes, and spaces for adults to gather for conversation and fun!

Saint Mark's Cathedral
1245 Tenth Avenue East
Seattle, WA 98102