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Entries for November 2016

Rectory Office Hours

Posted on November 22, 2016 in: General News

The Rectory Office will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 24th and 25th for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The Office will open on Saturday, November 26th at 9 AM. If you have an emergency that requires a priest please call the emergency number 516-434-1516. Thank you.

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Parish Party - tonight!

Posted on November 18, 2016 in: General News

The Parish Party is tonight at the Garden City Hotel. Cocktails 7:00 PM ~ Dinner 8:30 PM

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The Sponsor a Family Committee is so grateful to everyone who participated in our Thanksgiving program on November 12. It was a glorious day and we thank all of you who helped to make it a great success!! Now, we have the opportunity to provide families from Queen of the Most Holy Rosary and Our Lady of Loretto with the gift of a Christmas Dinner!!As with Thanksgiving, we are asking for dinners for families of four, six or eight people. To help you and to simplify your shopping, we are again asking for a Stop & Shop gift card to cover the cost of the main portion of the dinner and we will give you a “suggested shopping l...

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Collection Dates Saturday, December 10thand Sunday, December 11thTags will be placed on our Giving Tree beginning the weekend of November 19th & 20th in the Church and in the School Auditorium. Please take a tag or two and return it with a gift on Saturday, December 10th or Sunday December 11th. Collection boxes will be available at the entrances of the church and school auditorium for your donated items.Gifts will benefit families from Our Lady of Loretto. Each tag will indicate to whom the gift will be given. Tags will indicate the whether the recipient is a male or female, the age of the recipients and will include clot...

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The St. Joseph’s Rosary Altar Society will be hosting its annual Christmas Tea Luncheon on Friday, December 9th from 11:00 am -2:00 pm. This year’s luncheon will be hosted by the Society’s Treasurer, Mrs. Lorraine Levano.At the luncheon, members of the Rosary Altar Society will once again accept donations for the “Midnight Run”, a not-for-profit organization that provides food, clothing and toiletries to those living on the streets of New York City. The donations will be distributed by Molloy College students to the homeless during their “Midnight Run”.For reservations and further information, please contact Vivian Tener a...

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THANK YOU, PARISHIONERS OF ST. JOSEPH’S! We are full of gratitude and appreciation for all that each of you has done this month for our neighbors in need in Hempstead and Roosevelt. Our November food drive netted numerous barrels of food and $1,373.27 in donations. And on Saturday, November 12, 2016 our Thanksgiving Sponsor a Family program provided festive holiday dinners to almost 200 families at Our Lady of Loretto and the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary parishes. Thank you for sharing so generously with those who have so little. A special thank you goes to our SAF Committee members, especially Pat DiMattia and Eileen Hoe...

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ADULT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR “GIVING TREE”SORTING AND WRAPPINGWe are looking for adult volunteers (5) to sort and wrap “Giving Tree” gifts in the Convent Center on Sunday, December 11th from 10 am – 1:30 pm.If you are available to help for the entire time or for part of the time, please send a completed response to Anna Sirianni in the St. Joseph Parish Social Ministry Office located at 130 Fifth Street or call her at 516 747-7120.Name ____________________________________ Telephone: ___________________Please indicate the times you are available to volunteer _______________________ for this task...

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