Come celebrate our patron saint of our parish with Mass and the Blessing of Pets.
The celebration will be Saturday, October 4 at 5:30 p.m. Mass. Blessing of animals will be following Mass. Celebrate his great reverence for all creation. You and your family are encouraged to attend.
Plan to attend, Sunday, October 5 as we celebrate The Solemnity of Our Patron, St. Francis of Assisi, following mass. No religion classes will be held.
*Following Mass, the Social Committee will be hosting a potluck picnic, children’s games, face painting and pumpkin walk.
*Following lunch we will have “BINGO” and our newest event, “A Whistling Competition”!
*There will be a BEST PIE CONTEST. All pies to be entered are to be at church for judging by 9 a.m. Prizes are $25 for 1st place, $15 for 2nd place, $10 for 3rdplace. Bake your favorite pie. Dessert will be the pies from the contest.
*The St. Francis Social Committee will provide hot ham sandwiches and hot dogs. Parishoners are asked to bring a side dish to share. Drinks of coffee, lemonade, ice tea and water will be provided.
*Parishioners: PLEASE, whether you can attend or not, bring a white elephant gift unwrapped for bingo prizes place in box labeled white elephant in the gathering space. Kids toys are also requested for children’s game prizes. Individually wrapped candy is appreciated too(no chocolate please).
*Please remember to wear your St. Francis t-shirt or sweat shirt to show our patronage to our Patron, St. Francis of Assisi!