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Archive for August 2013

Design in the Making

Dear Parishioners, This month flew by and it’s almost time to put away the beach towels and dig out the lawn rakes…….but not quite yet, we still have this last long weekend of summer to enjoy. Some people see this time of year as an end (of summer, of vacation time, of longer days and…

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Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport

Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport—has been providing literacy and life skills to lowincome women in the Greater Bridgeport area for 25 years. The Center, located on Park Avenue, is currently in need of tutors in reading, math and English as a Second Language. Training and instructional materials are provided. No teaching experience is required. Tutors…

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St. Pius Annual Picnic on Sept. 8th

St. Pius Annual Picnic—will be held on Sunday, September 8, on the parish grounds in Fairfield (834 Brookside Drive) from 11:30a to 5p. All are welcome and admission is free.

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Diocesan Blue Mass on Sept. 15th

Diocesan Blue Mass—The annual celebration of police, fire, and first responders will be held on Sunday, September 15, 12noon, at St. Philip Church in Norwalk. This year, those who assisted at the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown will be honored in a special way. For more information, please contact Rev Charles Allen,…

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SeptemberFest

SeptemberFest—The parish of Our Lady of the Assumption in Fairfield will host their 20th annual SeptemberFest on the weekend of September 13, 14, and 15, on the church grounds at 545 Stratfield Road. Hours of operation are Friday 6p-10p, Saturday 1p-10p, and Sunday 1p-6p. Come by and enjoy the attractions which include rides, games and…

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Soup Needed for Merton House Collection

This month we will be collecting donations of soup for our friends at Merton House on this weekend of August 31/ September 1. Baskets will be at the church entrances. Thank you for your consistent generosity!

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St. Anthony Annual Golf Tournament

St. Anthony Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, September 23, at Whitney Farms in Monroe, CT. Join us for a wonderful day of golf, camaraderie and good food. Registration is $175. per player. If you would like to join us for dinner only the cost is $35 per person. 25% of the net…

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Religious Education Classes Resume

Religious Education classes resume as follows: Confirmation Class -Sunday, September 8, 11 am – 12 pm. All other grades begin on Sunday, October 6. The calendar and registration form for the upcoming religious education year can be found on our website – www.stanthonyffld.org, under “religious education.” Please submit one form per child. It is necessary…

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A Mob Scene

Dear Parishioners, Anyone who attended the 10am Mass on Sunday, July 28, was treated to hearing the guitar and voice of our friend Dan Schutte. From the first strum of Table of Plenty to the final verse of City of God, Dan’s presence was palpable in the church, enhancing our already graced communal celebration with…

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St. Ann Concert Series Continues on August 20th

St. Ann Concert Series — Family Friendly: Bring a picnic and your lawn chair or blanket! Tuesdays, 6pm to 8pm on St Ann Field in lovely Black Rock: 481 Brewster Street, Bridgeport. Featuring: August 20—Bluegrass night with the Bedlam Brothers; Admission: suggested minimum donation of $5; children under 12 enter free.

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Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport Seeks Volunteers

Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport—has been providing literacy and life skills to low-income women in the Greater Bridgeport area for 25 years. The Center, located on Park Avenue, is currently in need of tutors in reading, math and English as a Second Language. Training and instructional materials are provided. No teaching experience is required. Tutors meet with their…

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Join Us for the St. Anthony Annual Golf Tournament

St. Anthony Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, September 23, at Whitney Farms in Monroe, CT. Join us for a wonderful day of golf, camaraderie and good food. Registration is $175. per player. If you would like to join us for dinner only the cost is $35 per person. 25 % of the…

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