Closings, News, Service Opportunities

Class cancellations will be made by 5pm for Monday night classes and by 7:30am for Saturday classes:

We pray that everyone stays safe and warm.

Already scheduled:  NO Faith Formation classes for PK-8 on Saturday, March 31 and April 7

and No Faith Formation classes for 9th and 10th graders on Monday, April 2, due to Easter Break.  Consult the Policy Booklet dates.

Any questions, contact Faith Formation Office at stjohnsspirit2@gmail.com or 716-937-3448.

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NEWS AND SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

BOLDED  information are opportunities for service.  Please contact Organizer at least one week before scheduleded event.If a 6th-12th grade student would like to participate in the Mass by being a Greeter, Reader (Lector),
Gift Bearer, Usher, or sing in Youth Choir, please contact Mrs. Jean Czerniak at Youth Ministry at least one week before Mass.

2018

Sun. Jan. 7 - 11:00 am Children’s/Youth Mass  Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer

Tuesday, Jan 9 - 6:30pm-8:30pm Alden Primary PTO - Supervising young children during PTO meetings.  Contact Kristin McCarthy 716-560-9442

Sat. Jan. 13 – 4pm Polka Mass/ Dance          Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer  

Thur. Jan 18-Fri. Jan 20 – March for Life, Washington DC    Contact Pam Turton at 937-9577 by Dec 1 for more information.

                                         Pray for the unborn and others affected.

Sat. Jan. 20 – Grades 4-5 Mid-Term testing

Sun. Jan. 21 - 11:00 am Youth Mass/10th Grade Mass of Enrollment   Contact Mrs. Delphine Leaderstorf 716-937-3448

Tues. Jan. 23 – Reconciliation Inscription Service for 2nd graders @ 6:30 p.m. in the Church

Sun. Feb. 4 - 11:00 am Children’s/Youth Mass    Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer

Tues. Feb.6 – Eucharist Enrollment Service @ 6:30 p.m. in the Church

Sun. Feb. 12 - 11:00 am Youth Mass       Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer

Tuesday, Feb 13 - 6:30pm-8:30pm Alden Primary PTO - Supervising young children during PTO meetings.  Contact Kristin McCarthy 716-560-9442

Mon.-Fri. Feb. 26-28, Mar. 1-2 First Reconciliation Interviews.

            Interview date/time to be determined at a later date.

 

 Tuesday, Mar 13 - 6:30pm-8:30pm Alden Primary PTO - Supervising young children during PTO meetings.  Contact Kristin McCarthy 716-560-9442

Fri. Mar.2 – Sun. Mar. 4 – Buffalo Youth Convention for High Schooler                See Religious Ed Office by Jan 1st for more details, if interested.

Sun. Mar. 4 - 11:00 am Children’s/Youth Mass   Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer

Sat. Mar. 10 – 2nd Grade Retreat for Reconciliation 9:00 a.m.- 11a.m. in school

Sat. March 17 and 24 – Catholic Charities Coin Game Grades PK-8    Counting Coins - Contact Mrs. Lynn Fox at 716-937-3448 or fox_stjohns@yahoo.com

Sun. Mar. 18 - 11:00 am Youth Mass  Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer

Tues. Mar.20 – First Reconciliation @ 6:30 p.m. in Church

Fri. Mar. 30 – Living Stations presented by 6th  @ 7pm in Church     Contact Mrs. Lynn Fox 716-937-3448 or fox_stjohns@yahoo.com

 

Sun. Apr. 1 - Easter Sunday - REJOICE!

Sun. Apr. 8 - Divine Mercy Sunday, confessions 1pm, prayer service 2pm - 3pm

Tuesday, Apr. 10 - 6:30pm-8:30pm Alden Primary PTO - Supervising young children during PTO meetings.  Contact Kristin McCarthy 716-560-9442

Sat. Apr.14 – 3rd Grade Retreat for Eucharist @ 9:00 a.m.- noon

Sun. Apr.15 - 11:00 am Youth Mass     Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer

Tues. April 17 - 7pm  Confirmation   10th graders to host the Confirmation reception

Sat. Apr. 21 – First Communion interviews during class

Sat. Apr. 28 – Preschool and Kindergarten Graduation during class

Sun. Apr. 29 - 11:00 am Youth Mass   Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer  

 

Mon. May 7 – May Crowning @ 7:00 p.m. In Church   Everyone is welcome to attend

Tuesday, May 8 - 6:30pm-8:30pm Alden Primary PTO - Supervising young children during PTO meetings.  Contact Kristin McCarthy 716-560-9442

Sat. May 5 – Third Grade Reconciliation during class and Grades 4-5 Final Term testing

Sun. May 6 - 11:00 am Children’s/Youth Mass   Contact Mr Brandon Adkins 716-937-3448 to be a reader or gift bearer

Mon./Tues. May 14/15 – Communion Rehearsal @ 7 p.m. in the Church

Sat. May 19 – First Holy Communion @ 10;30 a.m. &12:30 p.m. in Church

Tuesday, June 12 - 6:30pm-8:30pm Alden Primary PTO - Supervising young children during PTO meetings.  Contact Kristin McCarthy 716-560-9442 

Mon. July 30- Fri. Aug. 3– Vacation Bible School for children in PK3 – 6th grade   9am – noon  Contact Mrs. Lynn Fox by May 1 @ 716-937-3448 or fox_stjohns@yahoo.com