NEWS

PARISH NEWS

PICTORIAL DIRECTORIES

Parishioners who would like to purchase a directory, they may do so at the Parish Gift Shop or Parish Office. The cost is $5. Remember that along with the tribute to WWII veterans, names, addresses and phone numbers of our parishioners are also in the directory. A good reference to for all.

JPII GIFT AND BOOK SHOP NEWS By Pat Urban & Barb Cataldo

The Gift and Book Shop is open during the summer months before and after weekend Masses. Stop by to browse our selection of cards, gifts, books, baskets and religious themed jewelry. Remember that if you donít see what you are looking for, ask the volunteers. We may be able to find the item for you. Have a safe and enjoyable summer.

AUTUMN GETAWAY

There are still seats available on our fall trip to upstate New York (September 24-29). If youíve been thinking about going on this trip but you havenít quite made up your mind, now is the time to take the leap and send in your reservation. We will visit West Point, FDRís Hyde Park, Culinary Institute of American, Baseball Hall of Fame, the shrines of St. Kateri and Our Lady of Martyrs and more. Please call the church office or Pat Ayland at 313.441.3355 for more information.

PLEASE HELP US UPDATE OUR FILES

New address? New phone number? New email? If you have not updated your new information in the past year or so, please do so in case we need to contact you. The information we have is in the new Parish Directory. You may wish to compare notes and give us a call with the changes or just include a piece of paper in your weekly envelop. This is quite important for our church records.

HELP!

By the way, our parish office phone number is 313. 336.3227.

 

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SCHOOL BELLS

Sacred Heart

Enrollment for 2017-2018 school year: Wednesday, August 23, 8 AMó10 AM. Preschool, Kindergarten and Grades 1-8 provided RSVP to the school office at 313.561-9192.

Youth Ministry Bottle & Can Drive: Drop off your pop bottles and cans on the 4th weekend of every month in the black bins located between the church and the parish hall. Contributions raised will support this summerís Catholic Heart Work Camp Mission Trip to Allentown, Pennsylvania.

St. Sebastian

Registration 2017-2018 school year: Our school provides 3 year old Little Learners, 4 year old Preschool, Kindergarten and Grades 1 through 8. Extracurricular activities include CYO sports, Jr. Arrow sports, Chess club, National Junior Honor Society, Service Commission, Scouts, AAA Safety Patrol and more. For more information contact the school office at 313.563-6640.

Fall CYO Signup: Looking to gage interest in next yearís sports (Soccer, Volleyball and Cheerleading) Signup if you are interested as soon as possible at http://sebastianarrowsbc.com/CYO-Athletics/Signup-To-Play.

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MILITARY EXCHANGE SHOPPING

The Army, Air Force, and Navy exchange will start allowing all honorably discharged veterans to shop online. The target start date is Veterans Day, November 11, 2017, but you must register first. You must call 1-844-868-8672 after June 1st to register.

Here is the site for more information: www.defense.gov/News/Article/Article/1049558/dod-opens-online-exchange-shopping-to-veterans/

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AROUND TOWN

23RD ANNUAL FR. JAMES P. KENNEALLY CUP GOLF OUTING

Dearborn Hills Golf Course, Saturday August 19, 2017, 8 AM start. Registration at 7:15 AM. Two Person Best Ball Scramble. $75.00 per person, all inclusive package. Email (Lynettmi@gmail.com) for more information.

AROUND THE VICARIATE

Divine Child

Parking Lot Jam: Saturday, August 19th 7 PM. Dancing, Antique car show, pizza & beverages. Adults over 18 years of age only, please.

St. Barbara

Garden Statue Sale: Saints, angels, animals & bird baths made of solid cement. Contact Judy at 313-359-3556.

Fr. Solanus Casey Center Pilgrimage

Come join us as we visit the soon to be Blessed Solanus Casey Center on Friday, August, 25, 2017. Our day begins with a tour from 9:30-11:00. Then we celebrate Mass beside the soon to be tomb of Blessed Solanus Casey. Next we gather for lunch, followed by visits to the Rosary Garden, Gift Shop, and Reconciliation Room. At 3 PM in the private chapel we will pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet. Departure is at 3:30 PM. The cost is $ 17 which includes the tour and lunch. RSVP by Mon, August 14. Call 313.582.8383 or email saintbarbara@sbcglobal.net.

St. Linus: K of C. Craft Beer Tasting Event: Saturday, August 26th. Call 313-274-4500 for details.

 

PARISH FESTIVALS

You may wish to consider some summer fun.

August 18-20 St. Malachy

14115 E. 14 Mile

Sterling Heights

586.264.1220

August 25-27 Our Lady of the Scapular Polish Festival

2609 Tenth

Wyandotte

734.284.9135

September 1-3 St. Pius X

14101 Superior

Southgate

734-285-1100

September 10 St. Anne

1000 Ste. Anne

Detroit, MI

October 7-8 St. Francis DíAssisi-St. Hedwig

3245 Junction

Detroit, MI

313.894.5409

 

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BROKEN ROSARIES
If you have broken rosaries and would like to donate them, please drop them off at the church sacristy or parish office.

DEARBORN POLICE SPECIAL PHONE LINE
Call 313.943-3030 to report any suspicious activity. Support our law enforcement officers. Be their eyes and ears!

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