St. Leo’s Church in Little Italy is looking for volunteers to make ravioli for their Spaghetti and Ravioli Dinner that will be held Sunday, November 2 at the church. Show up at St. Leo’s School Hall on Saturdays October 11 and/or October 18 at 9 a.m. They will show you how to make ravioli and even feed you lunch. If you are available to help all you have to do is just show up at the church. As they say at St. Leo’s, “It’s a little work, a lotta of fun and a nice social event.”
What a great way to get a sense of one of Baltimore’s oldest neighborhoods, meet new folks and share stories. Baltimore City was formed by the numerous ethnic neighborhoods when many of our great grandparents came to this country for a better life.
So, come make the ravioli then plan to come to the Spaghetti and Ravioli Dinner on Sunday, November 2nd. The fundraiser which is held twice a year will be serving homemade ravioli, meatballs, salad, Italian bread, coffee. Cash bar, soda, dessert. Tickets are sold at the door to dine in (School Hall) Adults $12 Children $6 Carryout $12.50 available in the Church Hall on S. Exeter Street.
St. Leo's was built in 1881 and has since been the emotional and spiritual 'heart' of Baltimore’s Little Italy. They have ministries and societies such as Hands & Hearts, an outreach program that serves those in need; St. Leo's Seniors Group; Knights of Columbus; St. Anthony Society; Sodality of Our Lady, and others. The Pandola Learning Center an arm of their parish which offers Italian language classes and other Italian related cultural classes held in the former St. Leo's School.