Thursday, March 5, 2009
A busy weekend is coming up at St. Paul. Here's a preview of what's happening .
Jesus Day at 9 a.m. Saturday
The traditional Jesus Day program for those making their First Eucharist begins at 9 a.m. Saturday. .Stations will be set up in the church to explain various parts of the church and there will be liturgy and music programs in the Parish Activity Center.
St. Patrick’s Party from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday
A big St. Patrick’s Party from 7 to 10 p.m. in Boeke Hall.will raise funds to help pay off the Church and Gym Bulding Fund debt. There will be 30 raffle prizes from araa businesses plus a 50/50 raffle. Entertainment will include the Hibernian Cieli Band, the Hoban Pipers Pride bagpipe corps and Pat F.ynn and the Green Blossom Special. Ticket prices will remain at $12 through and including Friday, March 6. They will be $15 at the door.
Time Change at 2 a.m. Sunday
Daylight Saving begins Sunday at 2 a.m. It’s time to turn your clocks ahead which means you will be losing an hour of sleep. If your forget to set your clocks, you will be an hour late for Mass.
Pancake Breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday
There is no charge for the fourth annual Men's Fellowship Pancake Breakfast in Boeke Hall, but a free-will offering witll be accepted at the door. Pancakes, sausage, juice, milk and coffee will be served. More than 500 attended the breakfast last year. Proceeds go to beautification and planting on our church property this Spring.
All that and three basketball championship games
St. Paul has three teams playing for CYO Basketball championships this weekend. All students, parents and parishoners are welcome and encouraged to come out to root our teams to victory. See the earlier post for details..