Mark Your Calendars!
September 6, Wednesday – Vianney Fifty-Plus Club reconvenes for the season at 1pm in the Msgr. Leonard Hall. Please bring your check for $15 annual dues. Meeting dates: Sept 6, Oct 4, Nov 1, Dec 6, Dec 13 (trip).
September 10, Sunday – Next Sunday after the 9:30 Mass we will have a short service to honor our fallen loved ones who perished on September 11th 2001. The ceremony will take place outdoors by the flag poles (weather permitting) about five minutes after the Mass.
September 11, Monday – Join the Curé of Ars Mothers’ Group, for coffee, snacks, prayers, fellowship, and laughter. Our goal is to offer support to each other in a caring, relaxing, non-judgmental environment. Feel free to stop by and see what we are all about. We meet every Monday when school is in session – 10am to 11:30am in the Youth Center in the school building. Our first meeting of the season will be on Sept. 11. We have experienced babysitters available to watch toddlers in a safe and enjoyable playroom adjacent to our meeting room. Moms of infants are encouraged to bring their infants to the meeting as well. All moms are welcome!
September 11, Monday – Prayer Shawl Ministry meetings resumes. If you have unused skeins of worsted weight yarn to donate to the Prayer Shawl Ministry or for more information, please contact Joan Ryan at 516-316-7648.
September 17, Sunday – Catechetical Sunday – All catechists will be commissioned and blessed along with our families at the 9:30am Family Liturgy. Catechists are needed.
September 21, Thursday – Summer Splash Drawing. Our “Summer Splash” is the biggest fundraiser of the year for us. Please support this raffle endeavor for the welfare of the parish by purchasing a ticket. Better yet, purchase 4 tickets and receive a 5th one free! Take the plunge for 3 chances to win. First prize: $7,000, 2nd prize: $2,000, 3rd prize: $1,000. Drawing will take place on the last day of summer, Thursday, September 21, 2017. Please fill out the tear-off in the bulletin and return it to the Rectory to enter.
September 21, Thursday – Our Lady’s Rosary Makers. 1 Crucifix + 1 cord + 59 plastic beads and our ministry creates hope through the gospel to our community and the world. Join us at our next meeting on Sept 21st from 6:30 to 8pm in the Conference Room. All materials supplied. Please contact Jane with any questions at 516-771-8469.
FALL MISSION: November 6, 7 & 8, Monday-Wednesday – by Father Kevin Cronin, OFM
November 19, Sunday – Annual Craft Fair Fundraiser. 6-foot tables are $45. Join us for a fun fall day! If interested, call Lisa Hudson, Ext. 108.
November 25, Saturday – The Annual Vianney Ball at the Coral House in Baldwin. Please save the date as we anticipate honoring the Morrissey Family this year! Bishop William Murphy will be joining us for the evening to celebrate the Morrissey’s. So, please mark the date on your calendar. It’s the Saturday after Thanksgiving!
December 9th, Saturday, at 6:30pm – Volunteer Dinner & Evangelization Night
ADVENT MISSION: December 11 & 12, Monday & Tuesday
LENT 2019 (not 2018): Team of RVC Priests (Fr. Mike Holzmann, Fr. John Sureau, Msgr. Jim Vlaun, Msgr. Joe DeGrocco) March 17-20, 2019