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INTERFAITH THANKSGIVING SERVICE Come to St. Raphaela Center, November 23, from 7 to 7:40 PM for a brief reflection and refreshments afterwards.
CARDINAL O'HARA BAND CRAFT FAIR Saturday, November 22nd from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and Sunday, November 23rd from 10 AM to 3:00 PM in the school cafeteria. More than 80 vendors, lunch and baked goods available.
ARCHBISHOP CARROLL CLASS OF ’79 35TH REUNION Friday, November 28 - 7 to 11 PM Contact Dana Mashett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TREE LIGHTING & ORNAMENT CONTEST The Pilgrim Gardens/Aronimink Civic Assoc. will hold the 44th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Sunday, November 30 at 5:00 PM at the Pilgrim Gardens Traffic Center, Rain or Shine. Also, an Ornament Contest for children up to age 14. Please drop off ornaments at the new Upper Darby Senior Center at Dermond Circle from 1:00 to 2:00 PM. Call Lee Jordan at (610) 256-0237 or Amy Santora at (610) 955-7975.
FLAME OF LOVE - ADVENT RETREAT Saturday, December 6, 2014 Archbishop Prendergast Auditorium Welcome: 8:00 AM Mass: 11:30 AM Closing: 2:30 PM Register by phone at (267) 353-5276 at no cost, but we must know if you are coming to order lunches.
MARY, MASTERPIECE OF MERCY Sunday, December 7 - 12:30 to 6:30 PM A special event for families to honor Mary at Malvern Retreat House. Includes: Talks, Mass, Confession, Activities and Spaghetti Dinner. For info, contact Living Bridges at (610) 525-4770 or email@example.com.
ADVENT RETREAT DAY FOR WOMEN December 10, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM IHM Spirituality Center Call Sr. Barbara Cook at (610) 647-4136 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE WINTER NAME OF GOD An Advent Day of Reflection at St. Raphaela Center on Thursday, December 11 from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Visit www.straphaelacenter.org or call (610) 642-5715.
BONNER/PRENDIE MOTHER’S CLUB TRIP The Mother’s Club of Monsignor Bonner and Archbishop Prendergast is sponsoring a trip to see the “Motown” at the Academy of Music on Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 1:00 PM. Cost is $185 per person and includes bus, ticket and dinner. Call Marie at (610) 532-8190 or 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.
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!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
6TH ANNUAL ST. DOT’S ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION GOLF OUTING April 10, 2015 To reserve a spot, please contact Jack Flaherty at Theflahertys@msn.com.