Preparations for vacation bible school will begin this month, and
need to know who would like to volunteer that week. This will be during the evenings in June. We will need volunteers to help teach, distribute snacks, make crafts, decorate, clean up, and just to help monitor children in general. Contact Angela McGuigan if interested!
The ladies of all the parishes in the area meet on the 4th Monday of each month for fellowship and prayer. This month we are meeting at the Old Bank Sports Grill on Main Street in Russellville. If we get enough interest from the Atkins ladies, we might try to meet periodically in Atkins at a location of your choice.
The next Catholic Women’s Ladies luncheon will be at the Old Bank Sports Grill on Monday, August 28, 11:30. We will have a baked potato and salad bar that will include drink and dessert for $9.99 plus tax. Please email Mary Ann Rollans your reservation and she will add your name to the list. Her email is email@example.com.
If so, please contact us at St. Leo the Great Catholic University Parish, the Catholic Parish on ATU's campus. We are trying to get contact information for incoming freshmen, so please provide us with any information as soon as possible. The best way to contact us is through email at firstname.lastname@example.org or through our Facebook page (St. Leo the Great Catholic University Parish at Arkansas Tech University). You can message Pat Buford or Mary Corkins with any questions you might have. We are located at 509 West "L" Street across from Baswell Parking, and we look forward to meeting you!
Assumption Church Vacation Bible School: Beginning next year we will be hosting our first ever Vacation Bible School. Preparations will begin this fall to ensure we have everything ready in time. We will host our VBS during the evening next summer to accommodate all those families who work during the day. Clearly, this will be a large undertaking, and we will need several volunteers to be part of a committee to help plan and operate this event. If you are interested, please contact Angela McGuigan at 501-208-4008.
Please fill out the form below and let us know if you are able to work the "SALE" on August 10, 11, or 12th from 7 am to 4 pm. Choose days and time slot for those days. Again, the more volunteers we have the more fun we will have.
Come help celebrate Father Ernie's anniversary to priesthood on Saturday, July 8th at 6:30 p.m. at McKee Hall. We will be having a potluck, roast beef and tea will be provided. Please bring your favorite side dish and join us in this celebration. Any questions call Johanna Huffman.
We are asking for volunteers to make desserts for both the meal and the country store for our picnic this coming Saturday the 24th. Thank you in advance, if any questions call, Johanna Huffman 479/264-4618.
St. Joseph's Catholic Church at Center Ridge will have their 88th Annual Picnic on Saturday, June 17th from 2:30-7:30 PM. It will be an all you can eat Italian Sausage and Spaghetti Supper. To go plates available at 3 PM. Activities include a Kountry Store, games, refreshments, and fun for all the family members. Mass will be at 4 PM. Cost is $18 for adults, $6 for children, ad under 3 is free.
Please be selling and returning your ticket orders to Lou and Bob, or Kay and Al, by the week before our picnic. We have sold over 3,841 tickets so far. We would sure like to sell over 6,000 as we have the past two years.