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Entries for July 2020

Event Cancellations

Posted on July 31, 2020 in: General News

Due to the ongoing Covid19 situation a decision was made to cancel both our August Tag Sale and our November Christmas Fair. If you had items for either event and can hold them until next year that would be greatly appreciated. We currently do not have the storage space to take in items at this time...

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Blood Drive

Posted on July 24, 2020 in: General News

Blood Drive
Blood Drive at St. Thomas Church in the Student Center Friday, August 21, 2020 8:30 AM 6:00 PM There will also be a blood drive at St. Mary Hall on Monday, August 10th, 8 AM to 5:30 PM The American Red Cross now faces a severe blood shortage due to an unprecedented number of blood drive can...

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Anniversary Mass

Posted on July 23, 2020 in: General News

Anniversary Mass
Because of uncertainties surrounding Covid19, the Annual Silver and Golden Wedding Anniversary Mass will not take place this year. Bishop Cote will offer a private Mass for the intentions of all couples celebrating specific anniversaries this year. Each couple who registers will receive a signed cer...

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Help Wanted: Faith Formation Director
Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish is looking for an experienced Faith Formation Director at St. Mary Church in Coventry, CT. For more information about duties and hours, contact Liza Roach at: lroach@norwichdiocese.net.

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Dear Students and Families

Posted on July 16, 2020 in: General News

Dear Students and Families
After thoughtful consideration of our current circumstances and after consulting with other Pastors in parishes, we have come to the decision to postpone the Sacraments of Confirmation, scheduled for July 26th, First Holy Communion scheduled for August 2nd, and First Reconciliation scheduled for Jul...

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WAIM Needs Volunteers

Posted on July 15, 2020 in: General News

WAIM Needs Volunteers
WAIM is in need of volunteers who can help at the loading dock one or more mornings a week. It does entail some physical labor lifting small furniture sometimes and generally helping load and move materials to quarantine. There are strict COVID related policies in place to keep everyone safe and the...

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Weekend Masses Resuming

Posted on July 08, 2020 in: General News

Weekend Masses Resuming
Dear Parish Family “This is the day the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad”. I am very happily writing to you with some good news regarding the celebration of public Mass. I’ve received word from the diocese that weekend public Masses will resume on the 4th of July we...

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Volunteers Needed for Weekend Masses
Now that the Masses have started on the weekends, we will need additional volunteers to check in and count people as they come in as the amount of people allowed at each Mass has been decreased and needs to be monitored. Lists of names will be provided and the time of Mass. We need at least two peop...

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