Monthly Archives: August 2013

New Day Outreach and Food Pantry Weekend

October 26-27  is our food pantry and New Day Outreach Weekend. Food Pantry donations this month will go to the Northbridge Association of Churches Food Pantry in Whitinsville.

11/09/2013: Holiday Fair

Save the date for the Holiday Fair! This promises to be an absolutely
awesome event~~but we need YOU, our parishioners, to come and bring your friends and family in order for it to be a success!

Here is a sampling of events to be held at the fair: silent auction, special raffles that include a hand-made quilt, a cabled afghan, a large electronics raffle; a holiday luncheon, Zack’s Pie Shack, sweet treats by Ann Wagstaff, yummy
fudges by Alicia Favela, a bake sale and a cookie walk; designer t-shirts by Abby Cote, Mrs. Z’s kids’ corner, handcrafted wooden ornaments by Al Destrempes, and a generous display of knitted and crocheted goods, hand painted items, and jewelry. We’ll also have a book sale table, with kids’ and adults’ books.

08/15/2013 Feast of the Assumption

On Thursday, August 15, we observe and celebrate the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Mother into Heaven. Masses will be in the main church at 8:45 AM and at 7 PM on August 15.

NAC Back to School Backpack Program

The Northbridge Association of Churches, of which Good Shepherd is a member, will be collecting backpacks and school supplies for children in need. Please donate any of the following items: backpacks, notebooks, pens, pencils, lined paper, binders, folders, rulers, pencil cases, markers, erasers, crayons, colored pencils, glue sticks. You may bring any donated items to the church by August 18.