WEEKLY BULLETINS, ANNOUNCEMENTS & EVENTS
We’re ROUNDING UP volunteers! Don’t be CHICKEN! July 16th - 20th, from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (note the evening time) We provide all materials, and it’s fun! We wouldn’t STEER you wrong!
Adults needed as teachers, aides, music teachers, crafters, and snack helpers. A detailed teacher’s guide with stories and ideas is included for each grade.
Complete background checks required by PA state law and the Diocese of Allentown for any adult helpers. Please contact Chris at email@example.com or 610-965-6888 for info.
FALL FEST SPONSOR NEEDED
St. Ann’s is looking for a sponsor for this year’s Fall Fest Raffle Tickets. Our sponsor will be listed on EACH ticket! Every year we send out letters and 5 tickets to 2,100 parish households and friends - that’s 10,500 tickets and 10,500 times your business will be noticed! Your sponsorship will help us with the mailing costs. For more information, please contact Fran in our Rectory, at 610-965-2426, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank You!
CYO COACHES NEEDED!
CYO needs you to keep our teams going! It’s a few volunteer hours each week and weekend that can make a big difference for our parish kids. Contact Jon Ernst at Jon@dstortz.com for information. CYO sports offered at St. Ann’s include:
Basketball (girls and boys)
Cross Country (girls and boys)
Track & Field (girls and boys)
Volleyball (girls and boys)
The CYO programs at St. Ann’s are open to all registered children of our parish, kindergarten through 8th grade, who receive religious education either at St. Ann’s School or through our PREP program. Athletes are also required to be practicing Catholics who attend weekly Mass with their families.
ST. ANN’S SCHOOL CONNECTED TO AMAZON SMILE
St. Ann’s School is now connected to Amazon Smile! It’s a simple and automatic way for you to support our school and parish every time you shop at no cost to you! The AmazonSmile website is operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. When you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to our school and parish! Use the link to shop AmazonSmile & support St. Ann’s! https://smile.amazon.com/ch/23-1421929 Thank You!
RECYCLING CONTAINERS NOT TO BE USED
St. Ann’s is no longer accepting paper in the large green & white containers in the parking lot. The company has stopped collecting the paper and has not removed the bins. We are working to resolve this as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience.
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Knights of Columbus are sponsoring a Blood Drive for Miller Keystone Blood Center here at St. Ann’s on Sunday, June 24th, between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Miller Keystone is the only supplier of blood to the 22 hospitals within the surrounding 12 counties. They need your help - these hospitals need 450 pints of blood per day! Please be aware that when you give a pint of blood, you give more than blood - YOU GIVE THE GIFT OF LIFE! You can sign up after mass in the church lobby or contact Bob Oberle at 610-739-9681.
ST. ANN’S PRAYER GROUP
7:00 PM in the Chapel
The St. Ann’s Prayer Group meets every 2nd Monday of the month at 7:00pm in the Chapel to pray the Rosary and Divine Mercy haplet. All are welcome. Would you like to be added to the prayer list or can’t join us Monday? Call Janet Mrazek at 610-428-5899.
ST. ANN’S VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
July 16th - 20th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
We’re having a Barnyard Roundup!
July 16th to 20th, 2018, from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (note the evening time!) For children 4 years old to entering 6th grade. VBS is a fun way to learn about the Bible and Jesus through music, crafts, games, and much more! Please visit the VBS Page for more information and to register.
Adults needed as teachers, aides, music teachers, crafters, and snack helpers. A detailed teacher’s guide with stories and fun ideas is included for each grade. Complete background checks required by PA state law and the Diocese of Allentown for any adult helpers. Please contact Chris at email@example.com or 610-965-6888 to register or for information.
September 6th - 8th
Fall Fest is a fun and exciting 3-day church festival and community celebration that occurs annually on the Thursday, Friday and Saturday after Labor Day. Taking place every year since 1982, it is one of the oldest and most significant annual community events in the borough of Emmaus, drawing our neighbors from all of the surrounding communities and beyond.