Ash Wednesday is celebrated with services in which the faithful are marked with an ash cross on the forehead.
The season of Lent ends with Good Friday and Easter.
Here is the Ash Wednesday mass schedule at St. Lawrence on Handsome Avenue in Sayille, according to its website:
12 Noon - Prayer Service
4:00pm - Prayer Service
7:30pm - Mass
Our Lady of the Snow in Blue Point will hold services tonight at 4:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. in the large church on Blue Point Avenue. For more information you can check the parish's website.