Pencils and Pens for El Salvador
As you see good back-to-school deals on pens and pencils, please pick some up for our school in El Conacaste. Wanted: Art and Craft Objects for our November Fundraiser to send Drake students to El Salvador. Please be thinking about what you may be able to donate. Please contact Margaret at email@example.com
Share your faith with our children! Teach!
We need a few good men, women and Drake students to co-teach on Sunday mornings in our Religious Education program. Qualifications: a desire to share your faith with the wonderful children of our parish. Needed: Co-teachers in grade 3, 4/5 combination, 6,7,8 combination (middle school), 9th grade, 10th grade Confirmation class, and a couple or individual who could meet occasionally with our 11th and 12th grade students. Please contact Barb James, Religious Education coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org or 491-8001
Mark the date now. Hunger Hike is Sunday October 12 at 1:30 PM. The Hike will again start and end at the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates. Help raise money for local and international hunger agencies by waling or donating. More details to follow.
Drake Neighborhood Home/Garden Tour
Date: September 13 & 14
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day
Ticketing information including price and outlets will be coming soon. Don’t miss your chance to see Drake
Neighborhood historic homes and gardens full of fall splendor! If you are interested in volunteering during the tour or sponsoring the event, please contact Erica Luna at email@example.com
Save The Date..........
Christ Our Life Conference- A Catholic regional conference for out searching souls
Date: September 20th & 21st
Where: Wells Fargo Arena
Cost: $25.00 adults & $15.00 student/youth (all weekend pass) For tickets or more information ChristOurLifeIowa.com or 886-319-0616
Called & Gifted Workshop
A workshop to learn about our common mission to the world as Church, your role in that mission and your spiritual gifts, Church teaching on the laity and lay ministry; the nature of spiritual gifts, a call and vocations; and how to undertake the process of discernment. Saturday, Oct 18 form 8:30-4:30 at SS John & Paul Church. For more info & to register sjeciowa.org or 515-222-1092
Holy Family Foundation’s
17th Anniversary of Barn Bash
Please join us with our Honorary Chairs Mary and R.W. Nelson at Holy Family School, 5:30 p.m. Saturday, October 11 for the 17th Anniversary of this annual fundraiser. There will be socializing before a dinner catered by Jethro’s BBQ. You’ll want to check out the silent auction and not miss the live auction. Proceeds benefit the students of Holy Family. The school is located next to Our Lady of the Americas Parish at 1265 E. 9th St. in Des Moines. Questions/reservations call the foundation office at 262-7466 or visit us online at: www.hfsdm.org
St. Catherine's Ministry Schedules
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