St. John Fisher Roman Catholic Church

30 Jones Hollow Road, Marlborough, CT 06447

  • A group of 9th graders visited Catholic Worker House in March and served the kids there a lunch which they prepared at St. John Fisher.
  • Others visited St. Michael’s Food Pantry in Hartford and assisted those who benefit from that program.
  • Three Confirmation candidates organized some fun activities for children during a coffee hour after a children’s Mass.
  • The Christian Outreach committee got some help from 9th graders at the drive thru dinner held at the Congregational Church, as well as with filling Easter eggs used at Community Partners in Action.
  • Sandwiches and no sew blankets were made for A Hand Up organization.
  • The Holy Communion banners kits were lovingly assembled for the second graders.
  • Students cut out paper mittens for Father Sas’ Anniversary party.
  • For homebound elderly parishioners, 9th graders made Palm Wreaths.

There are still some service opportunities with available space:

 

Saturday, March 12 – 10:00am set up for Soup for a Cause – all welcome
Sunday, March 20th (before class) Palm Wreath making – all welcome
Sunday, March 20th – Adoration 
Saturday, April 9th – Help Us Help Others collection at the church 11:00-3:00 – all welcome to help – I will have a flyer soon for this event

 

There is a mandatory Soup for a Cause meeting on Monday, February 22nd from 7:00-8:00pm for all confirmation students. All are invited to come early at 6:00 to fill Easter Eggs for the kids at Community Partners in Action.
 
There is a class on Sunday, February 28th from 6:00-8:00pm.  All are invited to come at 5:00 to participate in several service projects that will be going on in the hall.
 
On Friday, March 4th, the class will be hosting Stations of the Cross – 6:15pm arrival.

On Saturday, March 5th there will be a teen night after Mass in the church hall from 5:00-7:00, and on Saturday, April 2nd, there will be a hike at Heubline. It starts at noon in the church hall, and will end at 4:00 mass. Permission slips will be online.

alphabet soupSAVE THE DATE
6th Annual Soup Supper
Hosted by our Confirmation Community
March 12,  5:00 pm

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