Holy Mother of Sorrows PNCC
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.-John 13:34

 

News, Information, and Calendar

                                                            

 

Hall Rental: For info call Carol Bondurich (she takes hall reservations at 570-654-8991 )

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Coffee Hour - On Sunday at 9 AM in the Parish Hall

 

 

Sundays Masses are celebrated at 8 AM and 10:30 AM

 

 

                           Flea Market and Dożynki Weekend Schedule

Giant Outdoor Flea Market will be held on our church's grounds on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 8 AM to 2 PM (Vendors set up at 7 AM)

42nd Annual Polish Harvest “Dożynki” Festival will be held on Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 12 PM to 7 PM

 - Dożynki Mass will be at 10:30 AM (Only one Mass will be celebrated on this day)

 - Blessing of the wreath will be held in the Dozynki Tent at 12:00 PM

- Live music for your entertainment and enjoyment from 1:30 PM till 5:30 PM

- Raffle drawings at 6 PM

 

Outdoor Flea Market will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 8 AM till 2 PM under the big tent on the Holy Mother of Sorrows church grounds. To reserve a table call Lois McHugh at 570-603-9633. Tables rentals cost $15 each and are supplied by the church. Only 40 tables are available for rent – first come first served. All reservations must be prepaid prior to the flea market (checks made payable to Holy Mother of Sorrows and mailed to 212 Wyoming Avenue Dupont, PA 18641). Various Polish foods (pierogi, potato pancakes, haluski, golombki) will be available for purchase during this event.

                                                                   

Dożynki Donors List We are seeking this year donations to defray the cost of the Dożynki as we have done in the past.  However, we are going to post the list of the donations received at the Dożynki.  Those folks that donate $100.00 will be listed as "Gold" donors, $50.00, "Silver" donors and $25.00 are bronze donors.  We hope that we can count on your continued support.      

                                            

Bake Sale Please fill out a form and put it into the “Dozynki Forms” Box or call Gloria Kaspriskie at 570-655-0981 to give her your verbal request and she will mark you down as to what delicious baked goods you will be donating.

 

Basket Raffle Please, fill out a form if you would like to donate a basket (at a minimum of $50.00) and put it into the “Dozynki Forms” Box.  If you are unable to make a basket, you may donate money and Leslie Shumlas (chair of the raffle:570-212-2506) will make a basket to correspond with your prize.

 

Jar Game (Combined) We are asking if you could donate a prize of your choice at a minimum of $25.00. Please fill out a form and put into the “Dozynki Forms” Box.

 

Monetary Donations Anyone who desires to donate to festival to defray the expenses (tent, prizes, food, band, etc.) is welcome to do so.  The Dozynki Donation Envelope is inside your “Donation Box” Set and is dated August 5.

Volunteers for Flea Market & Dozynki The success of our Festival depends on people.  We need your help.  Submit your name and commit to certain areas of work like setting the stands, serving the stands, preparing food, cleaning up.  Please, sign up your name on the sheets in the vestibule of the church. There are two separate lists for Flea Market and Dozynki volunteers.

 

                                    Mark in your calendar      

 

Outdoor Flea Market – September 8

Harvest Festival/Dozynki – September 9

General Synod - October 1-3, 2018 in Belleville, IL