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Our St. Ann Novena began on Thursday, July 18 and continues for nine daysThe Feast of St. Ann is celebrated on July 26.  This year it is on Friday.  The Novena prayers will be prayed at the end of 8:30am daily Mass except on Sunday, July 21.  On that day, the prayers will be prayed at the end of the 12 Noon MassAll parishioners and visitors are invited to join us in honoring St. Ann, the mother of our Blessed Mother and our parish patron. The St. Vincent de Paul Society is beginning their School Supplies Project on July 6 and continuing through August 17.  You may drop off basic supplies: backpacks, pencils, pens, notebooks, crayons, etc. after any Mass.  A list of suggested items will be at Church.  Because of your generous support, last year over 75 backpacks were donated along with supplies, helping our neighbors in need that attend our local schools.  Questions? Call Tish Galu 302-616-2658 or email at patriciagalu@gmail.com or call SVdP at 302-236-9279.

Golfers – Sign Up Now, Everyone is Invited!!

The Annual St. Ann Men’s Club Charity Golf Tournament, the Club’s largest fund raiser that helps raise revenue for worthy recipients in our Parish and Community is coming to The Salt Pond Date:  Friday, September 20th with check in at 7:45am and tee of at 8:30am.  Men and women are invited: Best Ball-Capt’s choice, foursomes welcome!  Nominal cost of $75.00 includes Tournament play, cart, lunch, beer, soda and wonderful prizes.  (Salt Pond members pay only $55.00.)  Or join us for a nice lunch, $16.00.  Make checks payable to St. Ann Men’s Club.  Reservations:  Dick Malone 302-537-2267 or richard.malone@mchsi.com or mail your payment to Dick at 440 Canal Way, Bethany Beach, DE 19930..Only a few tickets remain for the 7th Annual VIC (Very Important Charities) Dance scheduled for Friday night, October 11th in the Marriott Ocean Suites on the Bethany Beach Boardwalk from 6pm to 10pm.  The net proceeds will go to the St. Ann Sodality Book Project, the St. Vincent de Paul Society and a Rise Against Hunger project that will provide 15,000 meals to children in need around the world.  In addition to great live music for dancing,  there will be beer, wine, soda, door prizes and a 1 in 90 chance to win $1000, and the ticket includes dinner for two!  Only 89 tickets will be sold.  Ticket price is $100 per couple(including dinner).  For ticket information, please call Joe Lane at 302-537-2060.

Neighbors-in-Need Food Bank
When:  7 days of the week from 9AM to 5PM
Items Needed:  any non-perishable items 
All food will be distributed locally
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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.

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