St. Francis Parish Newsletter – July 2015

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Patriotic Pancakes – Sunday, July 5th

The Holy Name Society will be serving pancakes with strawberry and blueberry syrup and whip topping on Sunday July 5th from 8 till 11am (maple syrup will be available). Coffee and orange drink will be served all for a free will offering. Have a safe 4th of July and let the men of the parish serve you breakfast. Please join us in our new Parish Center. … [Read more...]

Divorce & Beyond Workshop Sessions

“Divorce and Beyond” Workshop is designed to help and support people beyond the pain of divorce. We are truly divorced only when we finally let go of our marriage, mourn our loss, and adjust ourselves to our new life. Registration is required and a $20.00 donation for materials is requested. People of all faiths and beliefs are welcome. The sessions will be on Monday nights from 7:00-8:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

Vacation Bible School – June 22-26 – Register Today

Come explore God's incredible power and love for his children, June 22-26. Everest Vacation Bible School is for ages Preschool through fifth grade.  Older students are welcome as helpers. The cost per child is only $15 Please register now at Registration forms are available through the parish or school office. … [Read more...]

Before / After School Care Positions – Applications Being Accepted

Applications are being accepted for two positions for the Before/After Care program at St. Francis Solanus School. Hours would be from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. each evening and 6:30 to 8:00 a.m. as needed during the school year. Please contact the school office at 222-4077, the church rectory at 222-2898 or mail a letter of interest to St. Francis Solanus School, 1720 College Ave, Quincy, IL 62301. … [Read more...]

Parish Center Update – May 31, 2015

Parish Center Finances as of May 22, 2015 Total Gifts/Pledges   $2,364,384.73 Total Gifts/Pledges received    $2,105,445.03 Pledge balance to be collected $    254,379.70 Total cost of the Parish Center will be published as soon as possible. Did you know…we appreciate everyone who has donated to this campaign, no matter what the dollar amount.  As you can see by the outstanding … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – June 2015

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Parish Center Update – Sunday, May 17, 2015

Help Name the Parish Center We would like suggestions from our parishioners to name the “main room” inside the Parish Center.  Please write your suggestion on the line below and submit it to the parish office before June 15th. _____________________________________________ For reference purposes, the entire building is called St. Francis Solanus Parish Center. “The North Doors” is the term … [Read more...]

Holy Name Banquet – Thursday, May 14th – 6pm

Thursday May 14th 6 pm in the Tuesday Club Room A roast beef dinner will be served and Fr. More' will be our featured speaker. This will be a wonderful way to get to know Fr. More' even better and build community within our parish. You can make reservations by marking your dues envelope when you send it in or by calling one of the officers listed. All men of St. Francis are encouraged to … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – May 8, 2015

7th Grade Orientation Meeting for Confirmation will be held on Tuesday, May 12th at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Center. LUNCH ROOM RULES: Reminder Due to State regulations, there will no longer be “seconds” for lunch. Also, each student must have their lunch ticket in order to have a tray. If they do not have a ticket, the student must come to the office to get a new one before eating. Lunch menu … [Read more...]