Events

SEPTEMBER 2019 EVENTS

OUR LADY OF THE SNOWS CATHOLIC ACADEMY

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

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 6, 2019 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.

CATECHETICAL SUNDAY

Sunday, September 8, 2019

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 “Stay With Us.” Support our parish catechists with your prayers as they share their faith in Jesus with us this year.

FAITH FORMATION REGISTRATION 

Sunday, September 8, 2019

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 15th at 10:30 AM and there will be a Parents’ Meeting at 10:40 AM in St. Joseph Hall. 

CLOTHING DRIVE

Saturday, September 14, 2019

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, 2019

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.

FILIPINO CONCERT

Sunday, September 22, 2019

OLS Church

The Fil-Am Community sponsors an “I Will Sing Forever” concert at 3:30 PM featuring the Voice of Friendship Singers. Tickets are $20.00 in advance and $25.00 at the church doors.  Tickets are available in the Parish Office. This concert will benefit the 2020 Medical Mission in the Philippines.

ST. LORENZO RUIZ CELEBRATION

Sunday, September 29, 2019

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 St. Joseph Hall.  All are welcomed.