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  • Night at the Races

    The annual St. Andre Bessette Parish “Night at the Races” will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at St. Mary’s Church Hall on Madison St.  Doors open at 6:00 pm with the races scheduled to begin at 7:00 pm.  You must be 21 years of age or older to attend.
     
    Admission is $5 per person.  Your donation covers food and beverages.  You can also bring your own snacks and beverages to the event
    HERE’S HOW YOU CAN SUPPORT
    “NIGHT AT THE RACES”

     
      · Buy or sell horses for $10 each.  If your horse wins, you win $50.  Forms are located in the vestibule of the church. Deadline for horse returns is Sunday, April 22nd. You can also buy a horse by contacting the Parish Office at 570-823-4988.

    · Become a race sponsor for $25, $50 or $100 and receive an ad in our program book

    · Attend our event on April 28th and invite your friends and neighbors to join you!

    ·  Consider a donation to help defray our expenses

    ·  Donate a 6 or 12 pack of soda or a case of water

    ·  Donate wine or spirits for our WINE AND SPIRIT BASKET

    ·  Donate Gift cards (restaurants, gas cards, specialty stores) or Lottery Tickets or Monetary donations which can be used as raffle prizes.

    ·  Sign up to Volunteer to help work at the Night at the Races (We need people in the kitchen, at the betting windows, selling 50/50, trifecta and raffle tickets, etc.)
  • Calendar of Events

    • Tuesday, May 22, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
      CHOIR REHEARSAL
      The Weekly gathering of the choir to review repertoire, learn new music, and share fellowship as liturgical musicians
    • Thursday, May 24, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
      Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
      We gather every Thursday to honor our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament with a time of Eucharistic Adoration. Come and present your needs to the Lord. Thank Him for His Presence in this Sacrament. Pray for your needs and the needs of the world.
    • Thursday, May 24, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
      Evening Prayer and Benediction
      Join in the Evening Prayer of the Church as we bring our day of Adoration to a close. When Father is available, we have Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.
    • Tuesday, May 29, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
      CHOIR REHEARSAL
      The Weekly gathering of the choir to review repertoire, learn new music, and share fellowship as liturgical musicians
    • Thursday, May 31, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
      Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
      We gather every Thursday to honor our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament with a time of Eucharistic Adoration. Come and present your needs to the Lord. Thank Him for His Presence in this Sacrament. Pray for your needs and the needs of the world.
    • Thursday, May 31, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
      Evening Prayer and Benediction
      Join in the Evening Prayer of the Church as we bring our day of Adoration to a close. When Father is available, we have Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.
    • Friday, June 1
      First Friday
      8 a.m. Mass 6 p.m. Confessions 6:30 p.m. Devotions to the Sacred Heart 7:00 p.m. Mass
    • Tuesday, June 5, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
      CHOIR REHEARSAL
      The Weekly gathering of the choir to review repertoire, learn new music, and share fellowship as liturgical musicians
    • Wednesday, June 6, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
      Liturgical Council
      The monthly meeting of the Liturgical Council to discuss the ongoing development and formation of the Parish Liturgical Assembly.
    • Thursday, June 7, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Administrative Staff Meeting
      Our Administrative Staff gathers monthly to share information about the various ministries of the parish. Those involved with the Administrative staff are our parish secretary and bookkeeper, our parish director of maintenance, the coordinators of Liturgy, Parish Life, Social Justice, Parish Outreach and Religious Education,
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  • Upcoming Gatherings


    FAITH SHARING COMMUNITIES
    St. Andre Faith Seekers  will meet with Michael Boris at 6 pm on Monday, April 9th in the Fr. Murgas Meeting Room of the Parish Office

    Disciples of the Spirit of Jesus will meet with Sr. Madonna  on Saturday, April 21st at 10:30 am   in the Fr. Murgas Meeting Room of the Parish office. There is still room in this group for anyone desiring to join.
     
    Sharers on the Journey with Christ  will meet with Rosemary Shedlock on Sunday, March 18th at 2:00 pm in the home of Elaine Snyder.

    PARISH ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCILS
     
    PARISH SOCIAL JUSTICE COUNCIL
    Thursday, April 12, 2018
    6 p.m

    PARISH LITURGICAL COUNCIL
    Wednesday, April 18, 2018
    6:30 pm
     
    . PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL
    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    6:30 p.m

    PARISH FINANCE COUNCIL
    Thursday, May 17, 2018
    6:30 p.m
    All Administrative Council Meetings take place in the Fr. Murgas Conference Room of the Parish Office
     
    PARISH COMMITTEE MEETINGS
     
    YOUNG AT HEART COMMITTEE
    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    1:00 p.m.

    DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
    Monday, April 16, 2018
    6:00 p.m.
    Lower Meeting Room
     
    All Parish Committee Meetings take place in the Fr. Murgas Room of the parish office, unless otherwise specified.

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