St. John the Baptist
Romanian Orthodox Church
501 East School St, Woonsocket, RI 02895

"Join Us in Prayer and Worship in Our Orthodox Faith!" 

Special Event Schedule

All these Events are fundraisers that make up the Annual Budget for the Church.  Please make every effort to attend or donate towards these Events; we need your support to make them successful.

  • Mother’s Day Brunch (Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary) – June 16, 2024 immediately after the Holy Liturgy.
  • Annual Food Festival – August 24, 2024 from 12:00 – 8:00 PM (Drinks and Pastries will stay open until 9:00 PM). Remember this is the most important fundraiser for the Church and we count on your support.
  • Taverna Night (Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary) – September 21, 2024 in the Church Hall.
  • Annual Banquet – Celebrating the 1121th Anniversary of our Church. The Banquet will be held in October at a place TBD; stay tuned for an update on the day and time.
  • Ladies Auxiliary 90th Anniversary Banquet (Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary) – November 10, 2024 immediately after the Holy Liturgy in the Church Hall or location TBD.
  • Nicholas Fish Dinner
    • 50/50 Raffle – Drawing on December 8, 2024 at 12:00 PM.
    • Fish Luncheon – Details to follow.



Annual Festival – August 24, 2024

The Church’s Annual Food Festival is the Church’s most important fundraiser of the year; to make it GREAT we need everyone’s participation.  We are looking for volunteers to setup, help prepare the food, run errands to pick up supplies, volunteer the day of the Festival, cleanup and takedown.  Please contact Georgeta Gassey to volunteer your services at  Thank You in advance!