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ACADEMY OF NOTRE DAME PRACTICE EXAM The Academy of Notre Dame de Namur, Villanova, will have a high school practice exam for seventh graders on Saturday, May 30, at 8:30 AM. To register, please contact the Admissions Office at (610) 971-0498 or email@example.com.
ST. LAURENCE FLEA MARKET May 30, 2015 (Raindate: June 6, 2015) Spaces available at $20/Single or $30/Double If you would like a space, please drop off your payment to the Rectory or mail to: St. Laurence School, Attn Home & School 8245 West Chester Pike, Upper Darby, PA Contact: Darlene at (610) 789-2670 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST. MATTHIAS ALUMNI Please join us for the Celebration of Sacred Liturgy on Sunday, May 31 at 10:30 AM to honor 104 years of service by the Sisters of Mercy. There will be a reception following Mass in Monsignor Noon Hall.
SAFE ENVIRONMENT CLASS St. Dorothy parish will sponsor the Safe Environment class, Protecting God’s Children, on Monday, June 1st at 6:30 PM in the Church Annex. Register at www.childyouthprotection.org. Please contact Kathie McGonigal at (267) 603- 9512 or email@example.com.
POSITIONS AVAILABLE AT ARCHBISHOP CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL Two full-time (35 hours per week) and one part-time (19 hours per week) Maintenance/Custodial positions are available at Archbishop Carroll High School, 211 Matson Ford Rd, Radnor. If interested, fax resume to Mr. Joseph Denelsbeck at (610) 688-8326 or mail resume to the above address.
BRIAN ARRIVIELLO MEMORIAL GOLF OUTING Please join us in celebrating the life of Brian Arriviello at the first Annual Brian Arriviello Memorial Golf Outing, Monday, June 1st at 11:00 AM at Rolling Green Golf Club. For registration and sponsorship details, contact: Andy Arriviello at (610) 731-7983 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Jim Benincasa at (215) 850-6020 or email@example.com.
MALVERN RETREAT HOUSE MENS RETREAT Malvern Retreat House- join the men for a retreat on the weekend of June 5, 6, and 7. Visit our website www.malverntretreat.com or call parishioner Chris Murray at (610) 999-7885 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST. DOT’S CHALLENGE - SIGN UP TODAY! The 18th annual St. Dot’s Challenge will be held on Saturday, May 30th and will start at 9:00 AM, with registration opening at 8:00 AM. “The Challenge” consists of the featured 5K Road Race, a 1-mile Kid’s “K”, and the Family Walk through the beautiful tree lined streets of Drexel Hill. In addition to the 5K race, we’ll also have the Dot’s Dash (400m) for those that are K-2nd grade. This year we’ll again have the disposable bib chip timing and the high tech shirts for the first 200 registered 5K runners. For more details and registration information, go to www.dots5k.com. Would you like to volunteer? Check the volunteer block on the on-line registration form, or contact Mike Fohner at (610) 449-6429 or email@example.com or Bob Gross at (610) 853- 3595 or firstname.lastname@example.org. We can use all the help that we can get!
ST. JOSEPH IN THE HILLS RETREAT A Weekend Retreat offers many opportunities: to know God better, to know your church better, to know your neighbor better, to know yourself better. Think about it. Retreat Weekend is June 5,6,7 at St. Joseph’s in the Hills, Malvern PA. For more info, contact us at www.malvernretreat.com or parishioner Chris Murray at (610) 999-7885 or email@example.com.
BROADWAY BOUND THEATER CAMP Broadway Bound, the Musical Theater Camp, will be rolling into St. Dorothy’s this June 22 to June 27th. The camp hours are 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday and price per camper is still $175.00. This year’s show is the ALL AMERICAN CABARET - young performers band together to save St. Regis School from closing by putting on a show to raise money! Singing, dancing, acting and comedy all come together to save their beloved school! For more information, please contact William Mayo (St. Dorothy’s Music Instructor) at (610) 888-1870 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
GRIEF TO GRACE Healing the Wounds of Abuse is a spiritual program for anyone who has suffered degradation or violation through physical, emotional, sexual, or spiritual abuse. A weekend retreat will be held June 28 thru July 3, 2015 in Aston, PA. Dr. Theresa Burke who is the founder of Rachel’s Vineyard-retreats for healing after abortion, composed the program and will serve as the facilitator for this retreat. Visit www.grieftograce.org. To request an application contact email@example.com or call (610) 203-2002.
HOST FAMILIES NEEDED Host families are needed for several international students who would like to attend Cardinal O’Hara Catholic High School for the upcoming school year. These F-1 visa students speak English, have medical insurance, and have their own pocket money for personal expenses. Host families provide room and board and receive a generous monthly hosting stipend. Call Alli Lipson at (610) 360-7780.
PART TIME SECRETARY NEEDED There is an opening for a Part-time Secretary at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary for 2.5 days a week. Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel & Word), strong organizational skills, 2 years plus experience, ability to take and transcribe minutes, college degree preferred. Send resume to Cait Kokolus at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HELP WANTED FOR HOLY FAMILY HOME Director of Nursing: BSN, PA license, preferred experience as a Director of Nursing. Must have 3 years experience as a Registered Nurse with background in Geriatrics.
Part/Full Time MDS Coordinator: RN experienced with MDS 3.0, care planning process and Point Click Care software.
SUMMER CAMPS AT ACADEMY OF NOTRE DAME Pre-K through High School Camps begin this June and include: Future Stars Camp for girls and boys ages 4 to 13; i2 Camp, a STEM inspired camp for girls and boys ages 5 to 8th Grade, and various Sports Camps for girls in all grades. For info contact Madeleine Harkins at email@example.com.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY A religious retirement center is seeking a Dining Room Server for 36 hours bi-weekly, for the 8 AM to 2 PM shift. To apply, contact Jeanette Todd-Marrone at (610) 525-9900, ext. 656; or email firstname.lastname@example.org or fax (610) 525-7752.
EMPLOYMENT POSITION A Catholic long-term care facility in Philadelphia is looking for an experienced Grant Writer to solicit funds from foundations, corporations, and major donors for the operating and capital needs of the Home. There are also openings for a Director of Nursing and MDS Coordinator. Both need to have knowledge of long term health care. Please send resume to email@example.com.
LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR The Little Sisters of the Poor need volunteers to serve 2 hours a week changing the bed linens of the residents of the Holy Family home in Philadelphia. Please call (215) 729-5153 and ask for Sister Veronica if you are able to give service to this wonderful home.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT MERCY FITZGERALD The Spiritual Care Department at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is hoping and praying for a few volunteers to minister to our patients. We need people to visit our patients, offer prayer and the Holy Eucharist. We need volunteers on Mondays and weekends for about 2 hours. Please call Nancy at (610) 237-4760. Thank you.