Christmas Church Decorating December 18At St. Mary’s

St. Mary’s of Dorrance is a welcoming church. The pastor of St. Mary’s is Reverend Joseph Evanko, and Rev. Jeffrey Tudgay, Assistant Pastor. The weekend Mass schedule is Saturday at 5:30 p. m. and Sunday at 9 a. m.

Christmas Eve Family Mass-Students are invited to participate in the Christmas Eve program before 4p.m. Mass. To sign up please return the sheet received in your Family Envelope or call the parish office.

Church Decorating for Christmas is scheduled Sunday, December 18 beginning at 11a.m. For those attending Mass -no need to go home -bagels and muffins will be served in the social hall. All are invited. Jobs for all ages and abilities. Confirmation candidates will receive service credit!!

BackPack Meal Program for CSD Students provides children (in need) with a bag of nutritious, easy to prepare food each Friday during the school year. The program fills the gap left when children do not have access to free or reduced priced school meals over the weekend. Items needed include snack size raisins, vegetables with pop top lids, peanut butter, tuna, chicken, mac & cheese, soup, cereal, or granola/Trail mix. No glass please.Info:Wende 760-3167

Christmas Baby Sitting-The Youth Group will be babysitting in the social hall on Saturday, December 17 immediately following Mass until 10 p. m. Please call the parish office if you would like to take advantage of this service. A pasta dinner will be served at 6:30 P. M. The night includes games, arts & crafts, movie, and snacks. RSVP is needed by Thursday, December 15. There is no charge for this service, but donations will be accepted.

This is a very busy season for table/ chair rentals. Please call the office before removing anything from the social hall. Please be sure to return tables and chairs promptly.