PARENT NEWS BULLETIN
11/21 – 11/25/2016
OUR LADY OF LOURDES SCHOOL-PEOPLE OF CHARACTER
11/21 Monday Assembly
BINGO workers: Stanton and Nava
11/22 Tuesday No R.E. Classes
11/23 Wednesday No School
11/24 Thursday No School – Happy Thanksgiving!
11/25 Friday No School – Happy resting day!
No BINGO tonight
Happy Thanksgiving to all of you and your families. During this time of year we give thanks to God for our many blessings, including all of you, our OLL families. May your holiday season bring you joy and thanks in your heart. God bless you all.
Thank you to all our families who donated to our annual Thanksgiving Food Drive. Our parish food bank, The Pasture, is open the first and third Saturday of every month to feed our less fortunate neighbors.
Thank you to all of the well wishes and gestures of appreciation to celebrate Catholic Schools Principal Appreciation Day. May God continue to bless us all as we serve and inspire the children at Lourdes.
Thank you to everyone for attending the PTO general meeting on Wednesday. Thank you to Sonya Lineses for guiding this meeting. Also, if you have not shared your feedback in the parent satisfaction survey, please do so athttp://www.surveymonkey.com/r/
Help is needed to set up the Parish Hall for the 11th Annual International Thanksgiving dinner. Bring your iron and ironing board on Monday to iron tablecloths, a potato peeler on Tuesday, and just yourself the rest of the week to help set tables and decorate.
Please go to www.signupgenius.com and sign up for an hour or two to help make this event a success. You are also invited to attend the feast on thanksgiving morning!
A Cinderella Christmas is playing at The Pasadena Playhouse on December 17th. Treat yourself to a great time with your families and friends! An order form is attached.
CATHOLIC SCHOOL RAFFLE! Be sure to turn in your ticket stubs before the drawing on December 11th. Congratulations to the Troy Lopez family for winning $250 in the Early Bird drawing!
$CRIP NEWS– Don’t forget Vons and Smart & Final gift cards when shopping for your Thanksgiving feast! Be sure to get enough GASOLINE gift cards for traveling to family and friends! Buy your Christmas shopping gift cards now! We will place a special order at the end of this month. $CRIP Wallets are a great way to carry your cards safely and in style– only $5.00.
The Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary have a variety of prayer cards available. Before you buy your Christmas cards, check out their website at www.bvmcong.org. Then click “Donate” and then “Prayer Association”. With each card comes a prayer card to include the recipient of your card in the daily prayer of the Sisters. There are also Sympathy, Get Well, Birthday, Thank you, Wedding, Anniversary, and All Occasion cards available. Support our founding order of Sisters!
Breakfast with Santa is Sunday, December 4th. Plan on enjoying a hot stack of pancakes, shopping at over 30 boutique vendors, and snapping a picture with ol Saint Nick! Raffle tickets will come home next week. If you can, buy or sell them to help support this event as the only fundraiser for our Early Childhood Catechesis program. See the attached flier for details.
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