RELIGIOUS EDUCATION NEWS

HOME-SCHOOLED INSTRUCTION FOR RELIGIOUS EDUCATION – If parents have made the decision to home-school their children, it is important that they contact Sr. Linda in advance to receive their materials and the Code to download materials for their home-schooling. It is also important that the children stay connected with our program in order to obtain credit for the year. Also, parents will need to teach the Protecting God’s Children appropriate grade levels as part of their home schooling. Through a contact call, we can direct you to the site for downloading the lessons on line. Please contact Sr. Linda at 814-934-0699. 

10th GRADE RETREAT ON THE GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT AND THE PARABLES will be held next Sunday, October 11, beginning at 12:30 p.m., in the Parish Social Center. (Snacks will be provided by Karen Diebold, Sherry DelGrosso and Germaine Crocker.) All 10th Grade students are asked to bring a special gift with them that was given to them by some special person and which carries a special meaning. This is for the sharing at the Gifts of the Holy Spirit part of our Retreat.  

SERVICE PROJECT OF Helping Hands will take place next Wednesday, October 7, from 5-7:30 p.m., and Saturday, October 10, from 9:00-12:00 noon. Please remember to let Sr. Linda (934-0699) know which project day you plan to work. This will take place at Helping Hands Project, located at 1417 Pennsylvania Ave. Tyrone, PA. 

RITE OF BLESSING AT THE 9:00 A.M. MASS –  NEXT SUNDAY, October 11. We would like to have all of our High School students present for this Mass. Students may sit with their families and will be asked to stand for the blessing at the appropriate time. 

PARENT BOARD MEETING – The first meeting of the newly established Parent Board will be held on Sunday, October 18 from 10:15-11:15 a.m., during the Religious Education hour of our Students, in the Religious Education Office.