Much of the calendar information is also included in the weekly bulletin.
Please note that scheduled events are subject to change.
Save ACME Dinnerware Stamps
St. Mary’s Outreach is collecting the Rachel Ray
Dinnerware Stamps from ACME. We are hoping to provide dinner
sets for needy families this holiday season.
Stamps may be left at the church office or the mail box
in the Parish office entrance in an envelope marked
Outreach. Stamps must be redeemed
by January 9, so please submit by the weekend of January 4-5.
Women's Faith Sharing Events
The Women's Faith Sharing Group will be sponsoring the following events:
Wednesday, April 30 - Mary: A Mosaic of Joy
Guest Speaker: Sister Sheila Galligan, IHM
Events are free and will run from 700-830pm. More details to follow.
SMYPP Christmas Swing Dance - December 27
Young Adult singles or couples, age 21-35 - Grab some friends and your dancing shoes and come join
us at St. Mary’s of the Assumption on Friday, December 27, 2013. Lessons begin
promptly at 8:00 and open dancing is from 9:00-11:30pm. Cost is $8
per person and dress code is Casual, but feel free to dress
fancy or vintage.
Contact Lottie Johnson (Lottie.Johnson88@gmail.com) or check
out our website (http://smypp.wordpress.com/) for more
August PREP Schedule Change
Please note that due to the late Thanksgiving holiday this year, the Sunday December 1 PREP class for students
in the August program has been rescheduled for November 24.
For further PREP information click on Christian Formation Ministries... PREP.
Youth Dance - December 21
Youth dances for students in grades 6-8 will be held in the church hall on
the following Saturdays: Dec 21, Jan 11, Feb 8, and April 26.
Dances are from 700pm to 1000pm. Parking lot will not open until 6:15pm. For further information click on Parish Life Ministries... Youth
Ministry... Youth Dances.
Men's Monday Night Discussion Group Meetings
The last Men's Faith Sharing group Monday night meeting for 2013 will be held on Dec. 9. See the weekly bulletin or click on Parish Life Ministries... Adult Faith Sharing
for meeting room and other information. The group is working on the schedule for 2014 and will release it in a few weeks.
Early Education Program Open House - January 26
St. Mary's Early Education Program (EEP) is having an Open House on January 26th from 10am to 12 noon.
Our EEP program has achieved the highest possible rating,
star level 5, in Delaware Stars, a voluntary accreditation program.
EEP offers a variety of half day options for toddlers through Pre-K children.
We still have openings in many of our classes for the upcoming
2013-2014 school year.
Did you know that St. Mary's has THREE Faith Sharing Groups for adults?
The Men's Faith Sharing Group meets Wednesday mornings from 630 to 730am in the St. John's Room.
The Women's Faith Sharing Group meets on Wednesdays at 915am in the chapel.
The Thursday Faith Sharing Group is for both men and women and meets at 915am in the Coffee Run Room.
Take a break from busyness and come to an out of the way place to enrich your faith through reading,
reflecting, and sharing. Click on Parish Life Ministries... Adult Faith Sharing Groups on the menu at left
to learn more about these groups.