The Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Feast Committee will honor Louis Napolitano III as Man of the Year at its kickoff dinner on April 28 at Elmcrest Banquets in Elmwood Park. The De Chrisopher Family and Padre Pio candle houses will be honored at the event, and James V. (Jimmy) Lorenzo will receive the Fr. Benjamin Franch Biretta Award.
Donations are $65 per person. For details or to make reservations, call Sonny Nicotera at 708-345-5172 or Rich Romeo at 630-910-5843.
The 124th annual Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel will culminate on July 16 with a 9 a.m. Solemn Mass in Italian in the church, a morning procession to a noon field Mass and a second procession following the Mass.
A street festival will run from July 13 to 16, and a Novena will run from July 7 to 15. Related events include the presentation of the banners at 7 p.m. on July 11, the presentation of the roses at 6 p.m. on July 12 and a memorial service for deceased members of the Feast Committee on July 13.
For details, call 708-344-4140 or visit olmcparish.org.