The Episcopal Church of St. Anne ​​


August Calendar (with rota) plus our Parish Picnic event poster

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August 2019 Highlights


​​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.*