Join SAINT ANN SHAWL SHEPHERDS! Shawl Shepherds will meet Sunday, October 6 at 1:30 pm in the Galilee Room of the Parish Center. We meet the first Sunday of every month at 1:30 pm in the Library. All knitters and crocheters are welcome. For more information, call Marian Marshall at 301-739-8604.
Baby Bottle Campaign begins October 5/6 weekend. October is Respect Life Month and our Parish will be participating in the Baby Bottle Campaign beginning October 5/6 to benefit Mary’s Center in Hagerstown. Please take a baby bottle, fill it, and return the bottle to church the weekend of October 26/27.
Friday, October 18 Rosary Making at 7:00 pm in the Nazareth Room. We will be making Rosary Kits for our First Communicants and Rosaries for our First Communicants of our Sister Parish is Haiti. All are welcome!
Sunday, October 20 from 12:30-4:00 pm New Altar Server Training. For all students 4th grade and above who are interested in becoming an Altar Server-This is a a one-day training. If you have any questions, please call the Parish Office at 301-733-0410 x4.
Friday, October 25 Annual Saint Ann Trunk or Treat from 6:00-7:00 pm for a spooky good time. Put your costumes on, decorate your trunk, and parents-grab your candy to give out to all our treaters. There will be a costume parade to begin the event and light refreshments at the end. Please RSVP to the Parish Office by October 22. so we have enough refreshments. This is a rain or shine event.
Sunday, October 27 the Catholic Women’s Association Breakfast will be held after 9:00 mass in the Jerusalem room. All are welcome!
The All Saints Vigil Mass will be held on Thursday, October 31 at 5:00 pm. All Saints Day Masses will be held on Friday, November 1 at 8:00 am and 7:00 pm.
The All Souls Mass and reception will be held on Saturday, November 2 at 9:00 am.
EMERGENCY CLOSINGS: In the event of inclement weather or other emergencies, please call the Parish Office (301-733-0410) or check St Ann Facebook and Flocknote.
On Sunday, if Foundations in Faith is cancelled a decision will be made by 8 am. For Confirmation, a decision will be made by 3 pm.
During the week, if school is cancelled, there will be no 8 am Mass and all activities at the Church will be cancelled. If school is delayed, there will be no Mass but activities at the Church will still be held, weather pending. Check with the parish office to confirm your event. As always, please use your discretion in inclement weather.