September 29, 2016 by lmorgan · Comments Off
The Golden Tones Community Chorus has announced plans to perform a Christmas cantata in December. The first practice will be held on Monday, Sept. 26, at 8 p.m. at the Clearwater school music room. The group plans to practice weekly on Monday nights up until the performance dates.
The Golden Tones Community Chorus is a non-profit organization started by the late Mary Lou Haggart. Anyone from surrounding communities who enjoys music is encouraged to participate. Emily Heithoff will direct the group this year, with Carol Thiele as accompanist.
Questions can be directed to Bob Kester at 485-2558 or Carol Thiele at 485-2499.
The community is invited to our Catholic Book Fair on Tuesday, September 20 from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Pope John/St. Boniface Library. Hundreds of books available for ALL Ages!
The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, Sept. 17.
Those in the Isidore and Gonzaga Houses are in charge of the project. The following are contact persons:
Clearwater and Rural St. John and Ewing — Justin Funk — (402-843-6562)
Neligh — Chad Bode — (402-929-3284)
Petersburg and Raeville — Miles Schrage — (402-843-0286)
Elgin — Jordan Mescher — (402-843-6602) or Sister Pat — (402-843-5461)
We will collect: newspapers, phone books, paperbacks and shredded paper, magazines, slick papers and mailings, only flattened cereal boxes, etc., of that quality. Please note: If at all possible, please have papers bagged, (brown bags or plastic ones), but not put in cardboard boxes.
Items which won’t be collected are corrugated cardboard boxes, hard covered books (unless the covers are removed) spiral notebooks, calendars, manuals, etc.
Please have the materials at the pick-up locations by 8 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17 or placed in the protected area in front of the St. Boniface Gym no sooner than Friday, but no later than 10 a.m. on Saturday.
Seven Pope John XXIII high school students were mandated as lectors and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (EMHC) Wednesday night, September 7 at a special 7:00 p.m. Mass.
Archbishop Lucas along with many area priests conducted the Mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Norfolk.The Archbishop thanked the students for their willingness to serve both their school and home parishes.
Mandated as a lector was Marie Meis, daughter of Jim and Anne Meis. EMHCs were Heather Bauer, daughter of Terry and Mary Bauer, Grace Henn, daughter of Tom and Sandi Henn, Logan Henn, son of Denis and Jan Henn, Sydney Kerkman, daughter of Steve and Becky Kerkman, Calli Krebs, daughter of Jeff and Lynette Krebs, Paige Meis, daughter of Ben and Anna Meis,
The group consists of students from parishes from St. Boniface in Elgin as well as St. Francis of Assisi located in Neligh.
The mobile food pantry, sponsored by various churches, businesses and individuals in Antelope County, will be dispersing food on Tuesday, September 20, from 4:30-6 p.m., at the American Legion Club in Neligh.
The goal is to provide free food to those whose needs are great and resources are limited without being restricted by income guidelines.
Due to liability reasons, public recipients will not be allowed in the building until 4 p.m. Those receiving food should bring their own boxes.