October Newsletter

INFORMATION ABOUT PUBLIC MASSES Public weekday & weekend Masses have
resumed.All are welcome back!DAILY MASS: Monday – Friday 7:00am & Saturday
8:00amWEEKEND MASSES: Saturday 5:00pm & Sunday 7:30, 9:00 & 10:30Sunday
5:00pm Mass will resume soon.Confessions are heard on Saturdays from 4:00 –
4:45pm.Sunday Mass will continue to be streamed live on Facebook at 10:30am.If
you have Facebook account, you should have access to the Mass. those who do not have a Facebook
account, the Mass will be uploaded to our website shortly
after the livestream is over.​Our Mass can also be viewed on the Wallingford
Public Access Channel WPAA-TV (Comcast channel 18) on Sundays at 6:00pm &
9:30pm.ALIVE IN CHRIST FAITH FORMATIONClasses have begun. All classes with the
exception of grade 3 are homeschool classes until January. Grade 9 Confirmation
Classes will begin in January.GRADE 3 STUDENTS – FIRST COMMUNIONFirst
Communion will be held on Saturday, October 17th. There will be two Masses: 9:00
and 12:00. Remaining class session:Monday, October 5th – 4:45 – 5:45Rehearsals
for First CommunionBlue Group – 9:00 MassWednesday, October 7th – 4:45 –
5:445Wednesday, October 14th – 4:45 – 5:45Friday, October 16th – 6:00 – 7:00
(with a parent)First Communion – Saturday, October 17th at 9:00amGreen Group –
12:00 MassThursday, October 8th – 4:45 – 5:45Thursday, October 15th – 4:45 –
5:45Friday, October 16th – 7:00 – 8:00 (with a parent)First Communion –
Saturday, October 17th – 12:00pm.HELP NEEDED WITH LIVE-STREAMING THE MASSOur
goal is to continue the weekly livestream of our Mass for as long as possible.
We are looking for a few volunteers to help out. This would be great for high
school-aged students who need service hours, or for anyone who is tech savvy. If
you are interested, or would like more information, call or see Joe (203)
265-1694.BLESSING OF PETSThe annual Blessing of Pets will take place on
Saturday, October 3rd at 10:00am outside in front of the church.​FLU CLINICThe
Health and Wellness Committee will be hosting a Flu Shot Clinic on Saturday,
October 17th from 2:00pm – 5:00pm at the church. ​Franciscan Home Care will be
here for a drive through flu clinic.Insurances accepted: Aetna, Aetna Medicare,
Anthem BC/BS, Anthem Medicare, Connecticare, Connecticare Medicare, Medicare
part B, Oxford, United Health Care & United Healthare Medicare.Self-pay
option is $35.00. (cash, check payable to the Franciscan Home Care or credit
card acceptable.)Minimum age is 18 and masks must be worn during the
vaccination. Any questions: text or call Kerry Marrone at
203-213-8403​​​SOCIAL ACTION FOOD PANRTYMany thanks to those who continue
to support our Food Pantry with food and monetary donations. The food pantry has
remained stocked throughout the pandemic thanks to all of you and your
generosity. The one item that we are short on is PAPER TOWELS. Any help you can
give us is much appreciated. ​​Coming soon will be the Thanksgiving Food
Baskets and the Christmas Giving Tree. More information to follow. ​​