UPCOMING EVENTS IN OUR PARISH
Monday 22nd July – St Mary Magdalene
Thursday25th July – St James, Apostle
Friday 26th July – St Joachim & Anne, parents of Blessed Virgin Mary – Patrons of Grandparents
Grandparents Mass Friday 26th July at 11:30am St Michael’s Hall.
“How important Grandparents are for family life, for passing on the human and religious heritage which is so essential for each and every society! How important it is to have intergenerational exchanges and dialogue, especially within the context of the family.” Pope Francis
Culburra Beach Family Group - Tuesday 23rd July
Morning tea at 10.30 at Frank Landers' home. Please bring something to share.
SECOND PARENT EVENING FOR RECONCILIATION – Wednesday 24th July, 7:00pm in the St Michael’s school hall
This is final and essential meeting for parents before presenting their children for the Sacrament of Reconciliation in mid September
Youth Group - Sunday 28th July
for all those in Years 5-8! Sign in is at St Michael’s Hall (Nowra) at 4pm. Come for pizza, fun and fellowship with the NET team and be a part of the Youth Mass at 6pm. Please collect your children after Mass.
Catchesist Mid-Year Meeting - Monday 12th August -
Commencing 9:30am and finishing with morning tea. Please come to learn of CCD news, upcoming courses and events
THE SHOALHAVEN LYDIAN SINGERS present BEHOLD, THE KINGS and QUEENS. Musical celebrations of and for Kings and Queens from 16th to 21st century.
Berry School of Arts August Saturday 24th 2.30.p.m.
Nowra School of Arts August Sunday 25thAugust.
Tickets $30. Concessions $25, Students$10. Under 15 years free. Book online at TryBooking.com or Phone 0410127294
. CRAFT-TEA CHARACTERS - Make something that you like to make, for us to sell at the St Michael’s Fete in November. On the last Wednesday, we could ‘go out’ somewhere simple for lunch. Come along and connect and socialise. That’s what we’re about! Making Connections Louise 0438218728 or Karen 0408214031.
menALIVE SHOALHAVEN REGIONAL WEEKEND: 7-8 September Milton Parish.
Come along to an inspiring weekend of great talks, personal stories, good discussion and space to reflect on your manhood and your faith? This regional weekend will be hosted by Milton Parish and conducted by experienced leaders from the menALIVE Team. Details, bookings and enquiries ring Jude Hennessy 4222 2407 / Stuart Brady 0447 093 044 or www.menalive.dow.org.au
REGULAR EVENTS IN OUR PARISH
Tuesday mornings at St Michael's Catholic Church, Nowra
All are welcome to share in morning tea following 8:15am Mass every Tuesday.
All are welcome to come pray the Rosary together every Tuesday at 9:30am in St Michael's Catholic Church.
Holy Hour Friday mornings at St Michael's Catholic Church, Nowra
Exposition begins at 10:30am, followed by Rosary and quiet prayer before the Blessed Sacrament. Benediction just prior to the 11:30am Mass. All welcome.
Craft-Tea Characters Wednesdays 9:30am to 12:00pm
There’s more to it than craft you’ll see; like coffee, laughs, community, conversation and more, if you’ll just walk in through the door. Give it a go and then you’ll know, all you need to do is show.
Enquiries: Louise 0438 218 728
St Michael’s Playgroup
Monday mornings (during school term) 9:00am – 10:30am in foyer of St Michael's School Hall. Parents, grandparents and carers all welcome! Please bring your child’s snacks and drinks and a gold coin donation.
Coffee morning Sacred Heart Catholic Church Bomaderry - 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month
A number of Bomaderry Parishioners visit the Bomaderry Bowling Club for morning coffee, following 9:30am Mass. Some even stay for lunch. All welcome!
Please contact Mary Dunn 4421 0717 for further information.
Sunday Morning Tea St Michaels Nowra
All are welcome to share in morning tea, in the Parish Centre, following 9:30am Mass every Sunday.
Vincentia Social Group - 1st Friday of the Month
You can enjoy the fun, games and friendship of Vincentia Social Group on the first Friday of each month. The Social Group meets at 6:00pm in the Holy Spirit Parish Hall, Vincentia. All welcome!
Please contact Brian - 0412 465 040 or Eileen 4443 8008.
Social Bowls - Every 2nd Tuesday (check the Upcoming Events for dates)
Join fellow Parishioners, from at the Bomaderry Bowling Club for social bowls. Everyone is welcome, so come along and have some fun. Wear flat soled shoes. The cost is $5.00 for bowls hirs and use of the green. 'Cheap Tuesday' dinner at the club, optional after the game. Contact Sylvia Palmer 0437 267 245 for further details.
Blokes’ Night Out - 1st Friday of the Month
Blokes' of all ages and interests, come together to enjoy a meal, watch sports or play pool at the Bomaderry Bowling Club from 6:30pm. All Blokes' welcome!
Call Nigel Porter 0430 365 383 for further details.
Sunday Roast - 4th Sunday each Month
Come with a friend or on your own and meet up with fellow Parishioners, at the North Nowra Tavern from 12 noon, to enjoy a roast dinner in great company. All welcome! Cost $12.
Children’s Liturgy Sundays
9:30am (during the school term) St Michaels - children aged 4 and up gather together with our volunteer teachers to receive God's Word on their own level, in a fun and interactive way.