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LITTLE FLOWER MANOR CHRISTMAS BAZAAR Little Flower Manor Nursing Home (1201 Springfield Rd. Darby) will hold its annual Christmas Bazaar on Sunday, November 9, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM in St. Joseph’s Hall.
SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE AND SCHOLARSHIP EXAM INVITATIONS Villa Maria Academy High School Entrance/Scholarship Exam - Saturday, November 8 & 15, 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM Register at www.vmahs.org or call (610) 644-2551.
Cardinal O’Hara High School Scholarship Exam - November 15th at 9 AM and November 16th at 12 noon
St. Joseph’s Prep - Sunday, November 2, from 10 AM to 2:00 PM Scholarship/Entrance Exam – Saturday, November 15 & Sunday, November 16 at 8:30 AM
Malvern Prep Scholarship/Entrance Exam - November 8 at 8:30 AM Pre-Registration is required. Visit www.malvernprep.org or call (484) 595-1173.
Academy of Notre Dame - Sunday, November 2 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM Scholarship/Entrance Exam - Saturday, November 1 and Sunday, November 9 For information, visit www.ndapa.org/admissions or call (610) 971-0498.
Regina Luminis High School - Wednesday, October 29, from 7 to 9 PM Call (610) 269-3905 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information or to schedule a private tour.
ST. DOROTHY FULL-DAY KINDERGARTEN OPEN HOUSE Open House for St. Dorothy School full-day kindergarten will be held on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 12:30 PM in the Church Annex. Information session will be held at 12:45 PM. - Faith formation for eternity - Curriculum based on PA mandated education standards - Journey toward individual development
ST. DOT’S ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL TRIVIA NIGHT The Athletic Association’s Annual Trivia Night will be held on Saturday, November 8, from 7:30 to 11:00 PM in the gym. Beer and Soda will be served, bring your own appetizers and wine. Reserve a table (max 12 people, no exceptions). Tickets are $15 per person/$180 per table of 12. Please have your tables and money in by Wednesday, November 5th. Send form & check payable to St. Dorothy Athletic Assoc. in envelope marked: Trivia Night c/o Ed Miller 911 Childs Avenue Drexel Hill, PA 19026 or drop off at the Rectory. For information, please contact email@example.com.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA Breakfast with Santa will be held on Saturday, December 13, 2014 in the school gym. Reservation forms and poster contest information will be available in the back of Church beginning November 15th.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR Our Christmas Bazaar is coming to town on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 9AM – 3PM in the school gym and Annex. If you are interested in participating in this holiday event, please contact Meredith Pagliaro at 484-802-2139 or Meredith.firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to volunteer please contact the Home & School Association at email@example.com. The day will be filled with many great vendors, Santa’s Secret Shoppe, raffle prizes, food, baked goods and more! Donations for the White Elephant table may be dropped off on Mondays and Thursdays from 2:30 to 3:30 PM. Please bring the items to the Rectory Garage. If you are unable to drop off during those times, please contact Meredith Pagliaro at (484) 802-2139. Thank you!
INSTRUCTION FOR USE OF AED On Sunday, October 28th, we will have instructions on Hands Only CPR and the use of the AED after the 10:00 and 11:30 AM Masses. Ushers, Sacristans, Medical Personnel and all interested parties are most welcome. We will also discuss: “Calling 911, when, how and then what?” “Where and how do we care for the patient?” “Decisions that maintain privacy, and whose call is it?” Proper response in a timely fashion, just may make the difference. We hope to see you there.
ST. DOT’S TRIVIA NIGHT SAVE THE DATE The Athletic Association’s Annual Trivia Night will be held on Saturday, November 8, from 7:30 to 11:00 PM. Space is limited. Please register your team and provide nd payment by Sunday, November 2 . For information or questions, please contact Ed at Ed.firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI 85TH ALL CLASS REUNION St. Francis of Assisi School will hold the 85th All Class Reunion is scheduled for Friday, November 28 in Leonard Hall from 7-11 PM. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. To purchase tickets online, contact Megan Larkin at Lark526@comcast.net or call the school at (610) 543-0546. Alumnus contact email@example.com.
ST. DOROTHY ANNUAL GOLF OUTING The 6th Annual St. Dorothy Athletic Association Golf Outing will be held on April 10, 2015. To reserve a spot, contact Jack Flaherty at Theflahertys@msn.com.
40 DAYS FOR LIFE ”4o Days for Life” is a peaceful pro-life effort to end abortion through prayer and fasting. From September to November 2, 2014, hundreds of cities are participating in this life saving campaign. The ongoing prayer vigil at Planned Parenthood at 12 & Locust, Philadelphia is in need of volunteers to pray for one hour each. You can visit: 40daysforlife.com/Philadelphia or call Lori Cotterall at (610) 328-6054 for more information.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP St. Dorothy Parish offers an 8 week Bereavement Support Group to begin on Tuesday, September 16, at 7:30 PM in the library (church annex). All are welcome especially those who have lost a loved one in the past 6 to 24 months. There is an experienced group leader. Call Trish Sullivan at (610) 789-7257 for more information or to register.
ST. KEVIN’S THREE DAY NOVENA TO ST. THERESE 200 W. Sproul Rd., Springfield, PA 19064 • (610) 544-8777 Our annual three day Novena to St. Therese will begin on Tuesday, September 30th at 7pm and continue on Wednesday, October 1st, at 7 PM and closing with the celebration of a Mass on Thursday, October 2nd,at 7 PM. Join us as we pray together for her intercession in our prayer intentions. All are welcome!
DISCERNMENT RETREAT October 10 to 12, 2014 - Friday, 6 PM to Sunday, 1 PM Villa Maria House of Studies Young women (18-35) are invited to join us for this retreat which focuses on the IHM Charism and the importance of listening to God's call and discovering the many ways that God speaks to us. Time will be included for personal and communal prayer as well as the opportunity to interact with the Sisters in Formation. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (610) 889-1553.
BONNER/PRENDERGAST WINTERTHUR TRIP The Mothers Club of Monsignor Bonner & Archbishop Prendergast is sponsoring a trip to Winterthur featuring the Downton Abbey Exhibit and High Tea at the DuPont Hotel on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Cost is $105.00 a person, which includes your bus transportation, admission, and tour of House and Gardens of Winterthur/Downton Abbey Exhibit and High Tea. For more information and to reserve a seat please contact Marie at (610) 532-8190 or email@example.com.
NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL (MOYLAN) CLASS OF 1954 60TH REUNION Notre Dame High School, Moylan, Class of 1954 60th Reunion will be held on Sunday, October 12, 2014, at 12 PM at Springhaven Country Club, Wallingford, PA. Cost is $45.00. For information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call Rosalie Johnson at (610) 642-0395.
ST. MARIA GORETTI HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1964 50TH REUNION St. Maria Goretti High School class of 1964 will hold their 50th reunion on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 1 to 5 PM in Almonesson, New Jersey at Auletto’s Restaurant in Deptford. Email email@example.com for more information and to purchase a ticket. Please spread the news.
6TH ANNUAL ST. DOT’S ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION GOLF OUTING April 10, 2015 To reserve a spot, please contact Jack Flaherty at Theflahertys@msn.com.