Mark Your Calendar

Our parish Religious Education classes which meet in the Masterson Center from 9AM to 10:15AM began on Sunday, September 24th.  Anyone with Kindergarten or 1st Grade children who wish to enroll them in the program or anyone with a child who is older who has not yet enrolled is also invited to obtain a copy of the registration form by clicking HERE.
Spanish-Speaking classes for preparation for First Communion began on Tuesday, September 26th, in the Masterson Center from 6PM to 7:15PM!

The St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Giving “Tree” begins this Saturday, November 18th and gift wish lists and gift cards can be picked up through Sunday, December 3rd.  The deadline for bringing back gifts to either Church is Friday, December 8th and Saturday, December 9th.  For additional information, click HERE.

On November 21st at 7PM at Ocean View Church of Christ, 55 West Avenue, there will be a Thanksgiving Ecumenical Prayer Service sponsored by the Ministerium of Southeast Sussex County.  All are welcome!

Free Community Dinner, Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd from 1PM to 4PM at Ocean View Church of Christ, 55 West Avenue.  Call 302-539-7468 to make a reservation.

The Parish of St. Ann is having an Advent Parish Renewal from December 3rd through December 6th.  For more information, click HERE.

The St. Ann Parish Christmas Cookie Walk is on Saturday, December 9th, beginning at 9AM in the Masterson Center.  We invite all of our bakers to contribute 5 dozen or more homemade cookies for this annual Advent event.  Please complete the flyers that are located in the back of the Church and place them in the marked boxes in the vestibule, or bring them to the Faith Formation Office or with your child to Religious Education on Sunday.  Please hand in the form no later than November 26th.  Thank you!

All Parishioners are invited to attend the St. Ann Men’s Club Annual Christmas Party to be held on Saturday, December 9th, from 6:30 to 10:00 PM in Delaney Hall.  A buffet dinner will be catered from Rosenfeld’s in Ocean City.  Also included are snacks, dessert, beer, wine, soda, water, coffee and tea.  There will be a disc jockey playing all the hits of the decades, entertainment, a sing-along, some nice door prizes and a 50/50 raffle.
Price per person is $19 and tickets are now on salePlease contact:
Britt Goehner, Chairperson-862-432-7435 (
Frank Mack – 302-539-5752 (
Bill Evans – 302-539-7831 (
John Dodd – 410-598-7266 (

Neighbors-in-Need Food Bank
When:  1st weekend each month
Next Collection:  Saturday, Dec. 2nd/Sunday, Dec. 3rd
Items Needed:  Canned Tuna/Spam/Ham, Scrapple, Canned Veggies, Peanut Butter, Pasta & Noodles, Coffee    All food will be distributed locally.
Collection Site:  Bethany Area Realty, 778 Garfield Parkway (next to Wawa)
Additional information:  Call Ann Raskauskas at 302-537-9700

Let’s build an even greater sense of community!!
Proudly wear a shirt with our Parish logo.

Sponsored by the Hospitality Committee, the sale includes adult and youth short sleeve T-shirts, adult long sleeve T-shirts, men’s and ladies’ short sleeve polo shirts, and hooded and zip (hooded) sweatshirts.  Proceeds go to our Parish.
Call Theresa at 302-530-0917 or Nancy at 302-539-5443 for details.

To view the entire Parish Calendar click HERE.    calendat