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PLEASE MAKE NOTE OF THE LOCATION AND TIME CHANGE!!
The 8th grade retreat will be held on Sunday, October 19th from 12pm – 6pm at St. Mary’s Parish Hall. ***Please note the change in time and location. As St. Martha’s is preparing for their Annual Fair, their Parish Hall is occupied. Thank you for your understanding!
Come help us kick off our year of activities with our annual trip to Davis Farmland’s Haunted Corn Maze on Saturday, October 18th, from 5:30-10:30pm. Tickets are $25 and bus transportation will be provided from St. Mary’s. All 7th and 8th graders are invited to attend. Permission slips are needed and are available in the parish office. Please sign up by October 10th with your payment at the parish office.
Parents of St. Martha students please be advised:
• There are NO Religious Education classes for St. Martha’s students in grades 1-6 on Tuesday, October 14th, due to a teacher professional day at
Wood and Jackson Schools.
• There are NO classes for St. Martha’s students in grade 6 ONLY on Tuesday, October 21st, due to Nature’s Classroom. Please mark your calendars
St. Martha and St. Mary Grades 7-10
Middle School –Next class is Sunday, October 5th
High School – Next class is Sunday, October 19th
Divine Will Conference, October 24, 25, 26, 2014 @ The National Shrine of Our Lady of La Salette in Attleboro, Ma. Main speaker, Padre Bernardino Bucci, member of the Tribunal for the Cause of the Beatifications and Canonization of the Servant of God, Luisa Piccarettts will speak on “the Book of Heaven-The Call of the Creature to the Order, and Place and the Purpose for which He was Created by God” and his personal experiences of knowing her.
For Registration contact: Sandy and Ed Duggan @978-443-5097 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE: On Sunday, October 26th, directly following the 10:00 Mass at St. Martha’s, Ceil Rose and I, C.A.P.P. (Child Advocate Protection Personnel) members will be directing the program entitled, “Protecting God’s Children.” It is mandated by the Archdiocese of Boston that All Catechists along with those people who have the potential for interaction with children view this program. It will be held at St. Martha’s Parish Hall and will begin at 11:00. Please sign in upon arrival and you will be given a certificate from the Archdiocese of Boston at the conclusion of the meeting stating that you have completed training for this program. If you have already seen this program you DO NOT need to attend.
There are NO classes for St. Martha’s students in grade 6 at on Tuesday, October 21st, due to Nature’s Classroom. Please mark your calendars accordingly.
ST. MARTHA’S/ST. MARY’S CYO
BASKETBALL ENTERS ITS 8TH SEASON!
St. Martha’s/St. Mary’s CYO basketball offers competitive basketball for boys and girls grades 5-12. We are part of the CYO Basketball Norfolk Vicariate which plays surrounding parishes in the local area. There are weekday practices with games played on the weekends. Practices begin in late October and games start in early December and run through the end of February. This is a competitive league and time commitment is required by all players and coaches for all grade levels. Tryouts for boys teams will be in late October (date TBD). If you are interested in participating in this program please contact us. Send us an email with your name, grade and contact information
St. Martha’s/St. Mary’s Coaches Needed!!
Coaches are needed for the following divisions:
Boys 5th & 6th, 9th & 10th, 11th & 12th
Girls 5th & 6th, 7th & 8th
If interested, please email email@example.com
We cannot offer teams in these divisions unless we have coaching!!
SAINT MARTHA’S ANNUAL FAIR
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 14TH & SATURDAY NOVEMBER 15TH
Once again we depend on you to make the fair a success. *Wanted donations of large ticket items for dollar raffle (ex. Sporting event or theatre tickets, flat screen TV). *Items to build baskets for raffle. Tags will be passed out after Mass on 9/7, 9/14 and 9/21. *Please take some tags and return items by 9/28. *Gently used items for Claire’s Corner may be dropped off AFTER 10/5. *If you have new gifts that need to be re-gifted-why not re-gift to St. Martha’s. *Committee will meet weekly-please check the bulletin for dates and times. Please come to help, or bring your craft ideas ALL WELCOME. The Fair wouldn’t be possible without your help. Thank you for your continued support.
For more info contact:
Mary @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah @ email@example.com
Liz @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Dianne @ Dianne.email@example.com
Micheline @ firstname.lastname@example.org