St. Jude School Hosting VendorAnd Craft FairApril 21

St. Jude’s Parish Liturgy St. Jude’s Catholic Church services are Saturday: 4 p. m. and Sunday: 8:30 a. m. and 11 a. m. Parish office hours are Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a. m.-3 p. m.; Friday and Saturday: closed and

St. Jude School is hosting its Vendor and Craft Fair Saturday, April 21 from 10 a. m. to 3 p. m. There will be over 40 vendors and crafters.

St. Jude School is accepting registrations for the 2018-2019 school year for three-year-olds through eighth grade. St. Jude School is a Catholic Elementary School service Pre-K (3 and 4 year olds) through 8th grade. The school is accepted by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools: Commission on Elementary Schools.

Visit the website at www.sjspa.

org. For further information or to scheduled a tour, contact the school office at 570-474-5803.

First Communion Mass will be held Saturday, May 12 at 10 a. m.

Vacation Bible School registration and volunteers are now being taken. Children ages 3 years old through entering 5th grade are welcome to sign up online or at the Parish Office as campers. Students entering the 6th grade and up and all adults are needed to serve as volunteers and may download the volunteer registration or pickup at the Parish office. No registrations will be taken for campers or volunteers after June 1st. Contact Carrie at cgrandzol@

stjc.orgfor more information.

Vacation Bible School Art Committee is needed to create donations for VBS. This year’s theme is “Shipwrecked”. Meetings will be scheduled according to members’ schedules. For more information, contact Carroe Grandzol at 570-474-6315, ext. 282 or

The Parish Pastoral Council has identified the opportunity to publish an updated parish directory with an individual pictorial family photo and all of our ministries. A few parish members are needed for a committee to plan and organize the project. If interested, please contact Carl Karaska at ckaraska101@gmail. com, Margaret Loveless at bmram@

msn.comor Fr. Joe.

The following food items are needed for the Mt. Top Food Bank: boxed soup mix, noodles, cream soups, baked beans, jelly, peanut butter, canned fruit, tuna, mayo, pudding, Jello, sugar, hot chocolate and coffee.

If a parishioner or loved one is hospitalized or homebound and he/ she would like a pastoral visit from the clergy, please call 570-474-6315.

Priests are available for confession any Monday during Lent in any Catholic parish in the Scranton Diocese between 5:30 and 7 p. m. Visit

and see The Light Is on For You page for resources about confession and a directory of parishes by location.