1. Join us for our 4th Annual
St. Nicholas European
Christ is born! Glorify Him!
2. Food and Festivities of Advent!
Saturday Dec. 3 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday Dec. 4 Noon – 4:00 pm
Saints Cyril and Methodius
Byzantine Catholic Church
Corner of Piney Plains and
Tryon Roads Cary
2510 Piney Plains Road
3. Learn about Advent customs
Advent is a time of fasting and prayer as we prepare for
the celebration of the birth of Christ
Each Sunday, an Advent candle is lit and we sing
“Oh come, oh come, Emmanuel”
We celebrate special days of the season:
Our Lady of Guadalupe on Dec. 12
St. Lucy on Dec. 13
And of course…
4. Saint Nicholas Himself on Dec. 6!
St. Nicholas was a real person – a Bishop of Myra who is
the patron of children and many others. His life of
charity is celebrated around the world.
5. Free Refreshments and Activities
Tours of our Church, icon art, and traditional nativities
Showcasing one of six traveling exhibits on the life of
the real Saint Nicholas!
Cookies and coffee as you tour the Church
Little German Band playing from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Activities for the children
6. Traditional Foods
Nut, poppy, or apricot kolach
European Christmas cookie assortment
Piroghi by the dozen!
All home made by our parishioners!
Preorders strongly encouraged!
7. Hot lunches to eat in or take out
Cabbage rolls, piroghi, and noodles
Chicken paprikash, noodles, and apples
Kielbasa on a bun with sauerkraut
Assorted traditional desserts from
Annelorre’s German Bakery