St. Mary’s of Dorrance is a welcoming church. The pastor of St. Mary’s is Reverend Joseph Evanko, and Reverend Gerald Shantillo, Assistant Pastor. Reminder: Saturday, June 27 Mass 4 p. m.
The Rosary in the Prayer Garden will be held on Monday, July 13 at 11 a. m. and continue on the 13th of the every month. During inclement weather the Rosary moves into the Church.
The Outreach Committee is collecting gently used small medical equipment to be loaned out to people in need. Please call Michele Clark if you have walkers, tub chairs, canes, bedside toilets or other items you would like to donate, or if you would like to borrow any items.
Bazaar 2015 is scheduled Sat, June 27 from 4 to 11 p. m., Sun, June 28 from 4-10 p. m. On Saturday, the Jeanne Zano Band will perform from 7-11 p. m., and on Sunday, Cool Ride from 5:30-9:30 p. m.
The hall will be open this week from 8 a. m. until 7 p. m. to drop off Rummage Sale, Dime Pitch, and Truckload of Groceries items. Please put items on the appropriate tables. Theme Baskets, Wine & Spirits, and Craft items may be dropped off in the office or in the social hall during pierogi making hours. Thursday, June 25 at 8:30 a. m., Piggies, Meatballs, and Haluski will be made until finished.
To drop off items after office hours: please call the parish office to make arrangements.
Please do not put Rummage Sale items in the meeting room. Call ahead to schedule a drop off time.
Donations are needed or the very popular Hand Crafted Booth, your knitted/crocheted blanket, afghans and scarves, woodworking items, greens and flower arrangements, crafts, and any other original hand craft items, including home made wine!
Booth Help: There are a few stands that need help! Saturday & Sunday: Pierogi, Food Stand, Potato Pancakes, and Big 6.
Sunday: Ice cream, Vera Bradley, Animal Ring Toss. Please call the parish office to sign up.
People to help in the kitchen, to give dinner breaks to stand workers, and runners are also needed.
The Diocese of Scranton invites you to participate in a pilgrimage to Philadelphia for the Mass to be celebrated there by Pope Francis on September 27, 2015. Cost is $40 per person. The bus will leave from Holy Redeemer. Please call the parish office to reserve your seat ASAP. Leave a message if necessary. Seats are very limited.