St. Francis School News – May 11, 2018

A Special Thank You!  As many of you know, my mother passed away recently and the outpouring of support has been overwhelming and very much appreciated. I can never repay all of you, but I wanted you to know that it meant the world to me.   I would like to thank Father Don for anointing my mother the week before she passed away, which gave her such peace.  She was so grateful for his … [Read more...]

Praying the Rosary During May

During the month of May, the Rosary will be offered for PEACE before the 4:30 p.m. Mass on Saturday, the 8:00 a.m. and the 11:00 a.m. Masses on Sunday.  The Rosary will begin 25 minutes before the Masses begin.  Please join us! … [Read more...]

Sacristan for Saturday 4:30 p.m. Mass

We have two ladies who are sacristans for the Saturday 4:30 p.m. Mass, but we need a few more individuals or couples to help.  This is a ministry of setting up what is needed before Mass and then cleaning up and putting things away after Mass.  If you are interested or just want to know more about it, please call Fr. Don. … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – May 4, 2018

LUNCH BILL ACCOUNTS:  All lunch bills must be at a positive balance by May15th.  All bills are emailed to the families.  If you are not receiving these monthly, please call the school office. Thanks. SCHOOL PICNIC: Students must have a permission slip to attend and MUST have a parent/chaperone for the event. All service hours must be completed or fulfilled and all outstanding fees MUST be paid … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – May 2018

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Pastoral Council News – April Meeting Summary

The St. Francis Solanus Parish Council met on Tuesday, April 17.  The meeting began with prayer and formation on the recent Lenten and Easter services.  Topics included: upcoming parish visitations this summer; safety procedures for the school and parish community; and adult formation.  Updates wiere also provided from Father Don and Father Bob on recent happenings and scheduled events within the … [Read more...]

Ladies of St. Francis Gathering – Tuesday, May 8th

The Ladies of St. Francis will have their final gathering of the season on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  Mass will be celebrated at 5:15 p.m. in the church, and dinner will follow at 6:00 p.m. in Solanus Hall.  Please call Edna at 224-3957 soon to make your reservation.  Cost of the meal is $6.00.  Join us for Mass, good food, a delightful program, and a fun filled evening.  All ladies of St. Francis are … [Read more...]

Holy Name Banquet – May 10

St. Francis Holy Name Banquet will be held on "The Traditional" Ascension Thursday, May 10.  Dinner will be at 6:00 p.m.  Our guest speaker will be Fr. Bob Barko.  you can pay your dues of $5 through the Sunday envelope in your packet checking the box that you will be coming to the banquet or RSVP to John Benz at 440-0875.  This is open to to all men of the Parish.  We will have plenty of good … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – April 27, 2018

LUNCH BILL ACCOUNTS:  All lunch bills must be at a positive balance by May15th.  SCHOOL PICNIC: Students must have a permission slip to attend and MUST have a parent/chaperone for the event. All service hours must be completed or fulfilled and all outstanding fees MUST be paid in full or at a positive balance before a student will receive report cards or have records transferred.  Thank you … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – April 20, 2018

Being Proactive: Parents, when a child in our school contracts head lice, we immediately notify both classes of this information so that parents might be proactive and check their child to prevent the lice from spreading in our school.  I do not send a letter to the entire school. The classrooms are cleaned and treated, as well as the daycare and library rooms.  I would encourage you to … [Read more...]