Roast Beef Dinner Slated At St. Mary’s

St. Mary’s of Dorrance is a welcoming church. The weekend Mass schedule is Saturday at 5:30 p. m. and Sunday at 9 a. m.

Religious Education-Watch for the Family Envelopes next Sunday. Please return them the following week, November 8, after removing information and signing the envelope. Please include your Gertrude Hawk and Pond Creek Candle orders in the envelope.

Our students generously donate items for theme baskets that Saint Theresa’s Guild uses for their Turkey Bingo. The Guild’s mission is to support the children of our parish. Please bring your donations to class by Sunday, November 1.

Confirmation Class-Eighth grade has class, Nov 1 or 2. Classes are held in St. Jude School on Sundays: 10:10 to 11:20 a. m. or Mondays: 6:30 to 7:40 p. m. Attend on your scheduled day. Pam 474-6315 ext


The next Youth group meeting is Sunday, Nov 8, from 6-8 p. m. in the rectory dining room. All students in seventh grade and older are encouraged to attend. Service projects can be used for Confirmation, school, or scout requirements. Adult volunteers welcome!

Religious education students are selling Gertrude Hawk Candy and Pond Creek Candles. These fundraisers help keep the cost of our religious education program at only $20 per student. Forms are on the table in front of the cry room.

The annual Roast Beef Dinner will be held on Saturday, November 7 from 3-7 p. m. Take out available. We are in need of volunteers. Donation sheets are in the Church and the entrance of the social hall. To volunteer or for more information call the parish office. Tickets are ready for purchase! Adults and Take Out $9. Children 5-12 $4., and preschool -no charge.

St. Theresa’s Guild members are asked to donate $5 worth of lottery tickets for a Lottery Basket for the Turkey Bingo. Tickets are due by Nov 10 to Terry or Molly. The December meeting will be held a week early, December 1 at 6 p. m. in the social hall. Ladies will have pizza and wings and prepare for the Children’s Christmas Party.

The annual Turkey Bingo presented by Saint Theresa’s Guild will be held on Sunday, November 15 beginning at 1 p. m. Doors open at noon. The kitchen will be open for lunch! Entrance is $2.

St. Theresa’s Guild invites all children of the parish from birth up to and including 10 years old to the Children’s Christmas Party. Children must be pre-registered. There are sign up sheets in the social hall. Deadline is November 15.

Orders are being taken for Potato Pierogi! Pre-paid orders are due by November 8. Pierogi will be made November 17-19.

Office Hours are Mon. and Wed. from 9 a. m. to 3:30 p. m., and Tues. and Thurs. from 9 a. m. to 1 p. m.

Non Emergency Clergy Contact Information is as follows: Rev. Joseph Evanko, Email: jevanko@ and Rev. Jeffrey Tudgay,