News and Events

 

Youth Ministry Fun Fest

Come kick off the summer as St. Vincent de Paul launches its new youth ministry program! We’ll have lots of outdoor games, water balloons, and food; and the graduating class of 2019 will be celebrated.

When: Sunday, May 19th, following 5pm Mass

Where: Activity Center and Side Parking Lot

This event is open to rising high school freshmen through graduating seniors. Wear swimsuits under shorts and tshirts (NO white).

More information can be found on our Facebook and Instagram @stvdpcharlotte

 

Luminaries of Holy Mary

Come join us for the kickoff of the Luminaries of Holy Mary prayer group which is starting on May 16th at 10am and will meet on the 3rd Thursday of the month thereafter in the ministry center. Come see how we can grow deeper in our faith by learning and living the Fatima message of peace and conversion. Our Lady is calling each of us, will you respond? Questions, contact marysample3@gmail.com or 704-965-8228.

ALL ARE WELCOME

ACES

Seniors age 55+ young are invited to join the ACES Seniors Club on Thursday, June 13 at 11:00 a.m. in the Activity Center for lunch as we honor fathers, and when Chicago’s Hanoch Hickman takes us traveling to Detroit, Philadelphia and Myrtle Beach for some DOP WOP/Motown/Beach Music sounds of the 40’s, 50’s, and 60’s. Cost of lunch is $8/members and $10/guests. Please RSVP by Sunday, June 9 to Susan Obringer at sfobringer@gmail.com or 201-220-9507. Visitors are welcome to attend. If you do not require a lunch, but would like to listen to the music, please call Susan to reserve a seat. For information - Peggy Gibbons pgibbons1@att.net or 704-588-5870 (please leave a message).

The ACES Bowling Group invites seniors 55+ young to join them on Monday June 3 at 10:00 a.m. Park Lanes Bowling, 1700 Montford Drive for a morning of Christian fellowship and fun while bowling.  For information contact Marty Opyrchal at 704-553-1879.

ACES Monday’s Bridge Group meets each Monday (except holidays) from 12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in the Assembly Room.  Contact Mary O’Connor at 704-845-8622.

The ACES will be taking several trips in 2019 - TRIP 1) Harrah’s Resort & Casino on Tuesday, June 11.  Depart St. Vincent at 7 a.m. returning at 7 p.m.  Cost is $40/pp with a $25 FREE PLAY voucher. Deadline is Monday June 3.   TRIP 2) Nashville, Tennessee for 3-days/2-nights on October 15-17 for $579.00/pp double occupancy.  Deadline is October 1.   TRIP 3) Biltmore Estates Christmas Candlelight Tour/Grove Park Inn Gingerbread House Tour on December 9/10 with final cost TBA. For information or registration forms, contact Peggy Gibbons at pgibbons1@att.net or 704-588-5870 (please leave a message).

Children’s Faith Formation Volunteers Needed

The Faith Formation program is in need of volunteers for the upcoming semester and next school year. Assistants will grade homework and be present in the classrooms as good examples of the faith. Additionally, adult volunteers are needed to help with 0-4 year old childcare offered during the classes, especially on Tuesday evenings. The sessions most in need are Sunday afternoons from 12:40 pm to 1:55 pm and Tuesday evenings from 6:15 pm to 7:30 pm. Please contact Riley Provost if interested at 704-554-1622.

 


 Santa Zita Circle Is reaching out to women of our parish to join them on every first Wednesday at 7:00 pm in the Reception Room, for Christian Fellowship.  For those who are interested and need information please contact Celia Smith at 704.556.1749 or email her at ccsstar@carolina.rr.com. 


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