St. Mary’s Announces Special Seasonal Events

WELCOME! We warmly welcome all visitors! If you are new to our parish community, please be sure to introduce yourself to Fr. Joe and Fr. Kevin. Contact the parish office if you would like to become a member of our parish

The weekend Mass schedule at St. Mary’s is Saturday at 5:30 p. m. and Sunday at 9 a. m.

Fall Fundraisers: Our students are selling Gertrude Hawk Candy, Pond Creek Candles, and Thirty-one Gifts. Prepaid orders are due by November 12. Order from any student or pick up brochures in the back of the Church. Please call the parish office if you need assistance. Help to keep our registration affordable for all families.

Children’s Christmas Party: Saint Theresa’s Guild will sponsor a Christmas Party for children of the parish up to and including 10 years old. The party will be held on Sunday, December 3, at 1 p. m. in the parish social hall. Sign up sheets are in the foyer of the social hall. Reservation deadline to sign up for the party is Sunday, November 12. Due to the advanced planning and preparations needed for this event late sign ups cannot be accepted.

Thanksgiving Raffle Tickets have been mailed to homes. If you have not received yours please call the parish office.

Turkey Bingo: St. Theresa’s Guild will host their annual Turkey Bingo on Sunday, November 12, in the parish social hall. Doors open at noon. Early Bird at 1 p. m. Kitchen will be open. Entrance: $2 donation. Specials, door prizes, & raffles!

Thanksgiving Dinner Baskets:

Our parish with Saint James Church, Hobbie will be assembling Thanksgiving Dinner baskets for local families in need. Suggested items: stuffing, canned vegetables, gravy, egg noodles, box desserts, cranberry sauce, and/or any other item typical of a Thanksgiving dinner or to make turkey soup. Turkeys and gift cards are also appreciated. Boxes will be in church until November 12.

Help us help our neighbors. Please call the parish office if you or someone you know could benefit from a Dinner Basket this year. Names and contact information are needed by November 13.

Altar & Rosary Society

Christmas Party: The annual Christmas Party will be enjoyed at Sand Springs, Drums, Sunday, Nov. 19, at 1 p. m. Please contact Pat Osisek at 570-379-3107 to make your reservation or for more information.

The Youth Group will meet on Sunday, November 19, from 6-8 p. m. in the dining room. Parents welcome at all meetings. Questions: Molly at 262-4628 or 868-5855.