The Episcopal Church of St. Anne
August Calendar (with rota) plus our Parish Picnic event poster
Please note Ft. James will be on vacation from August 3 to August 17. There will be no daily offices during his absence except as noted below. Fr. Tom Lamb will be our supply priest on the Sundays (August 4 & 11) that Fr. James is away.
We are now accepting applications for the Jeanne and Don Anderson Scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year. One must be a member of Saint Anne's Parish and in good standing to be eligible. Applications may be obtained from Fr. James or Marc Adami.
Wednesday August 7th - The Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ - We will celebrate the feast day (transferred from August 6th) with Evening Prayer at 5:00pm followed by a road trip to Sterling to attend the last Sterling Municipal Band Concert of the year (at 7:30pm) or a dine-out if the weather isn't so good.
Wednesday August 14th - The Assumption of St. Mary the Virgin - We will again celebrate the feast day (transferred from August 15th) with Evening Prayer at 5:00pm followed by a potential all parish dine-out.
Thursday August 15th - St. Barnabas Guild is called into action today to provide worship services (an edited Evening Prayer) at Pleasant View Nursing Home at 2:00pm. This is your opportunity to share our joy with those who can no longer come out and share their joy with us.
Wednesday August 21st - St. Bartholomew the Apostle - We celebrate with our usual midweek services including Mass at 5:30pm as customary. In lieu of our normal monthly Vestry Meeting we will conduct a financial review of our 2018 fiscal year starting at 6:30pm.
* Please note that rehearsals begin at 7:00pm tonight at the United Methodist Church for the Community Concert which will be held on Sunday September 15th at 3:00pm at the same venue. Singers are needed! Speak to Fr. James or Nancy if interested.*
Saturday August 24th - Our Annual Parish Picnic will again be hosted at Jane & Ralph Kennedy's north of Mt. Carroll . Our picnic plans include a gathering at 2:30 to 3:00pm and meal at 4:30pm. A sign-up sheet is posted in the Undercroft and guests are welcome! An event poster is included below. Please join us!
Wednesday August 28th - Augustine, Bishop of Hippo - We will celebrate Augustine with our usual midweek services followed by a potential all parish dine-out. *Community Concert rehearsal for September 15th performance will be held tonight at 7:00pm at the United Methodist Church.*