Events

SEPTEMBER 2018 EVENTS

OUR LADY OF THE SNOWS CATHOLIC ACADEMY

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Today is the first day of school. Students in Grades 1 to 8 are to be in school at 8:15 AM.  Parents whose children attend Nursery, Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten are to follow the directions received in the August letter sent to the home.  Also, all parents are asked to refer to the school website (olscafp.org) for more information.  We ask everyone’s prayers for a successful school year!

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION

Friday, September 7, 2018 at 7:00 PM

OLS Church

The Nocturnal Adoration Society conducts Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 7:00 PM in the church. A Holy Hour will begin at 8:00 PM and conclude with benediction.  All are invited to spend time before the Blessed Sacrament.

ARISE: TOGETHER IN CHRIST SIGN-UP

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Today at Mass everyone will have the opportunity to sign-up for “ARISE: Together in Christ” and take part in a special evangelization effort to growing in their faith and sharing it with others.

CATECHETICAL SUNDAY

Sunday, September 9, 2018

OLS Church

At the 9:30 AM Mass there will be a commissioning ceremony for all our catechists who dedicate themselves to sharing the faith with our children Sunday after Sunday and with our adults in the RCIA process.  This year’s theme for Catechetical Sunday is “Enlisting Witnesses for Jesus Christ.” Support our parish catechists with your prayers as they share their faith in Jesus with us this year.

FAITH FORMATION REGISTRATION 

Sunday, September 9, 2018

OLS Church

A special registration takes place today after all the Masses in the Gathering Space. If your child is entering the program for the first time, please bring the child’s original Baptismal Certificate with you. Faith Formation classes begin on Sunday, September 16th at 10:30 AM and there will be a Parents’ Meeting at 10:40 AM in the White Room. 

CLOTHING DRIVE

Saturday, September 15, 2018

The St. Vincent dePaul truck will be in front of the school gymnasium from 9:00 AM to 12 Noon to receive clothing items, clean and in good shape, to help those less fortunate.  We kindly ask you to bring the clothing on that day only and the St. Vincent dePaul Society in the parish thanks you for your donations.

NEW ALTAR SERVERS

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

OLS Church

An information meeting will take this evening at 7:00 PM and parents are encouraged to invite their children in grades 4 to 8 to become altar servers in the parish and serve gladly at the Lord’s altar.  For more details please call Mrs. Moreno at 718-347-3511.

BACK TO SCHOOL BLESSING

Sunday, September 22, 2018

OLS Church

At the 9:30 AM Mass school children are invited to bring to church their school backpacks filled with their school supplies and a special blessing will be given to them and others so that the school year will be successful and the young minds of our school children will continue to expand in learning new things.

YOUTH REVIVAL NIGHT

Friday, September 28, 2018

OLS White Room & Church

All high school students and young adults in the parish and surrounding areas are invited to Praise and Worship, Spiritual Talks, Adoration and Mass from 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM.  Sponsored by Anointing Fire Catholic Ministry, it is hoped many young people with their friends will come to the revival and grow spiritually with dynamic speakers and powerful prayer.  Please see the attractive flyer in the Gathering Space and for more about details and registration please call Rosy George (347) 452-6874 or Daine Joseph (917) 803-9877.

ST. LORENZO RUIZ CELEBRATION

Sunday, September 30, 2018

OLS Church

At the 12:30 PM Mass all are invited to commemorate this courageous and holy man who became the first saint from the Philippines.  We will pray through his intercession for the fortitude to bear witness to Christ in all circumstances.  Following the Mass a delicious lunch and festive program will take place in the White Room.  All are welcomed.