Octorara Food Cupboard Outreach We will be collecting non-perishable food items for the Octorara Food Cupboard. Please continue to bring these items in. Our goal this year is to donate 3,500 pounds of food!! Help us reach our goal! We are collecting items to prepare for the holidays: stuffing, brownies, candy canes & potato dishes.
Christmas at Ascension We have a fun-filled day of Christmas activities on December 7th to put you in the spirit for the holiday season. The events are as follows:
9-11am: Photos with Santa, kids craft, & light refreshments* 11:30am-2:30pm: Wreath Making, greens & supplies provided. Bring your own decorations!* 4-5pm: Celtic Christmas Concert featuring the Seasons Family Band (see below), with light refreshments to follow.
All events are open to the community! Call (610) 857-9176 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information
*A donation of a non-perishable item is requested for the Kid's Activities & Wreath Making, which will be donated to The Octorara Food Cupboard.
A Celtic Christmas Concert Join us for a concert featuring the Seasons Family Band as they play Vibrant Celtic Nu-Folk Music on December 7th at 4pm right here at Church of the Ascension! This is a free-will offering concert & will be first come, first served with limited seating. So mark your calendars! If you have any questions, please call (740) 412-7241.
American Red Cross Blood Drive We have had many successful blood drives over the past couple years at Ascension! Our next drive will be Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 from 2-7pm. Save the date!!! Visit the American Red Cross website and use Sponsor Code: Parkesburg Episcopal to register or email our Communications Coordinator at email@example.com for help registering.
ONGOING EVENTS in ST. JOSEPH'S HALL
Tuesdays-AA 7pm Saturdays-Yoga Lite 8:30-9:30am ($7/session or 10 sessions/$63) provided by Fountain Springs Wellness Spa Sundays-Adult Bible Study* 9:00-9:30am Church School* 10:15am
*The Bible Study Class & Church School meet every Sunday morning in St. Joseph’s Hall.
Church School The 2019/2020 Church School year began on Sunday, September 15th at 10:15am. If you would like more information or are interested in registering your child(ren), please email our Communications Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will email/mail you a registration form & informative letter.
Vestry Meetings Vestry meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at 7pm in St. Joseph's Hall. Meetings for the remainder of the year are on the following dates: November 14th, & December 5th. All are welcome & encouraged to attend!!