ST. STANISLAUS PARISH PLEASANT VALLEY, NY
JUNE 3, 2012 THE MOST HOLY TRINITY
Patrick Grein, Rose Marie Lahey, Rodney Jubert, John Senchak,
Ian Reale, George Tortarella, III, Daniel DiCarlo, Gregory
Wilkins, Ted Gentile, Jr., Shannon Jones
ANNOUNCED MASSES June 4
Saturday, June 2 Alice Konyn, Michael Ceonzo, Gregory Wandy, Janet Hof,
9:00am Memorial Mass Intentions Michael Mandy, Matthew McAmblay, Adam Fowler, Luke
5:30pm Richard Silvernail- Margaret Silvernail Fowler, Brad fowler, Michael Matuk, Rebecca Gibson, Darien
Tanner, Merry Meyer, Aaryn Baker,Janet Hopkinson, Cassandra
Sunday, June 3 Juliano, Rebecca Yambrick, Kathleen Soto
7:30am People of St Stanislaus Kostka
9:00am Mary Rossi Scott – St Stan K of C June 5
11:00am Clark McLain – Murray Family Rachel Timberlake, Adam Lawlor, Jack Weidner, Michael
Ticcony, Michael Hommel, Donna Cady, Jamie Franzken, Gregg
Monday, June 4 Wilsea, Michael Yambrick IV, Adriana Scores
9:00am Paul L. Mollica – Wife and children
Tuesday, June 5 Deborah Stanton, Melissa Waters, Angela Potenza, Nicole
9:00am No intention requested Wrona, David Toussaint, David McDonald, Evelyn Stram, Todd
Berry, Albert Bjorkman, Michael Igoe, Richard Hyland, Andrew
Wednesday, June 6 Nadell, Charles Byers, Hudson Hogarth
9:00am No intention requested
Thursday, June 7 Toni-Anne Gruden, Donna Collier, Sarah Curtis, Heather
9:00am No intention requested Kesting, Raymond Chamberlain, Eileen Lambert, Sandra Near,
Theresa Quartararo, Ernest Williams, Michael Santiago, Elaina
Friday, June 8 Cipriano, Amy Rickard
9:00am John “Twig” Towers – Maryann Towers
Saturday, June 9 Vincent Prinzivalli, David Scott, Tyler White, Toni Ann Risucci,
9:00am James Gauriloff – Deacon John/Nancy Bryan Rubertone, David Cordella
5:30pm People of St Stanislaus
Ashley Oakes, Veronica Sherman, John McCarron, Elise Skura,
ST. STANISLAUS IS A TITHING PARISH Sean McHugh, Pennie Burgess, James DiMetro, Benjamin
God’s Plan for Giving
Winkler, Jake Rowe
In return for the Lord’s generosity, our people returned to
His Church the following
May 27,2012 + Parish Pay $4814.00
Thank you for your continuing generosity that enables us to MASS BOOK OPEN ON JUNE 5th for Jan –June 2013
continue to serve the people of God On Tuesday, June 5th at 9:45am, we will open the 2013 book for
Mass Intentions. We are trying something different this year:
only dates from January 1- June 30 will be offered at this time.
RELIGIOUS ED REGISTRATION Sometime in the new year we will reopen the book for the remainder
New Families as well as previously registered: of the year
Please arrange to come to the Parish office to register your Location: PARISH OFFICE (white building to the left of the
child for Fall classes. Now is the time to do this, so we can church)
plan our teachers and classes accordingly!
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SCHOOL AT ST.
Mark your calendars and buckle
your seat belts for SKY…..Where
everything is possible with God!
On Monday June 25 through
Friday, June 29 from 9:30-12:30 Vacation Bible School will be
THE MOST HOLY TRINITY landing right here at St. Stanislaus. Meet new characters who will
“Glory be to the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit; take us on many adventures…….games, arts and crafts, bible
to God who is, who was and who is to come.” stories, lots of singing and great snacks. This year the donation will
be just $25 per child for all this fun.
YOGA MINI-SERIES We are looking for volunteers to help us with the program.
3 Mondays in June Even if you can’t be here everyday we will find a place for you.
Increased flexibility, stronger muscles, better body tone, reduced Teens are also encouraged to volunteer. Last year the generosity of
stress, improved posture, decreased physical effects of aging of our parishioners, donating craft supplies and food items, helped us
to keep the cost down for the participants. We will be asking for
the body and brain. Sound good? Come find out for yourself!
your assistance again this year. Beginning this week you will see
Join us for a three-session Yoga "mini-series" to see how it's
needed items listed on the wall in the parish hall. If you can help us
possible. This is a well-rounded and safe Yoga series for with one or more of these items we would greatly appreciate it. If
beginners through intermediate levels. Classes will be held on you are interested in volunteering, registering a child or donating a
Mondays, June 11, June 18, and June 25 from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in food or craft item please check out the VBS table or speak to
the church hall. The cost is $25 for the series or $10/class for Andrea Tighe. Keep looking up for more information.
walk-ins. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
Contact Leigh Toth at (845)309-4528 or firstname.lastname@example.org. ST. STANISLAUS AT THE RENEGADES
Mark your calendars now for an evening of baseball and fun at
CAN YOU SEW? Dutchess Stadium. St. Stanislaus will have the opportunity as
Interested in helping the parish in some way but don’t know a group to attend July 18th and August 8th. You can attend one
how? How about doing something that you can do in your own game or both! Game time is 7:05pm and the cost is just $10
home? How about doing something that would be meaningful for a General Admission Ticket and a Renegades Hat. And the
and important to our church? We are looking for someone who good news is that the Renegades will donate $3 to St.
would be able to make the white garments for our newly baptized Stanislaus for every ticket sold. You can order your tickets
babies. We have a pattern that can be used. If you think you online at GADESGROUPS.COM and use the password
might be able to assist us in this very special ministry, please call “st.stan” or call Jay at (845)838-0094. And an added bonus,
the parish office at 635-1700. on the night of July 18th our very own Folk Group will be
singing the National Anthem. So let’s pack the house on July
18th and August 8th with St. Stan’s parishioners for an evening
of fun and fellowship!
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS YARD SALE ATTENTION GARDENERS AND NON-GARDENERS!
Saturday, July 21 As you plan and plant your gardens, please consider growing a
It’s that time of year again. The K of C Annual Yard Sale will few extra plants to benefit the food pantry in Pleasant Valley
be held on Saturday July 21, 2012. So start cleaning out your (located at the United Methodist Church, Martin Road).
garages, basements and attics for all your forgotten treasures. Our parish effort will be called, “Secret Food Pantry Garden”.
You can drop off your items on Saturdays from 9AM till noon
and Tuesday evenings from 6-8PM. The first drop off date Many people struggle to feed their families, and the Food
will Saturday June 9th. Please remember only good usable Pantry volunteers have seen the number of families in need
items (NO CLOTHES, TIRES OR MATTRESSES WILL grow this year. By growing some extra veggies – one or two
BE ACCEPTED.) crops-- and at harvest bringing them to me at the Food Pantry
on Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m., we can supply some fresh
NURSERY SCHOOL NEWS vegetables to these families. You will find a sign up sheet at
Now is the time to get your child registered for the 2012-2013 the door to the Hall. By signing up this will ensure a variety of
Nursery School year. Our program is a wonderful combination vegetables will be grown. Non-gardeners can help also by
of faith, fun and fundamentals for our children. Our caring and placing clean plastic bags and paper bags in the food pantry
competent staff provides a professional yet nurturing basket by the Hall door. These bags will be used to package
environment. If you have a child ready for the Nursery School the veggies when distributing. If you have any questions,
experience or know someone who might be interested please please call Jeannette at 635-2115.
contact Jayne Rossi at 845-635-9312. FROM ST. STAN’S FOOD PANTRY COORDINATOR,
This year there is a possibility for afternoon sessions as well as Jeannette Bagnasco
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AN INVITATION: SOME RANDOM THOUGHTS FROM YOUR PASTOR….
This week, I would like to update you on a few things from last
week’s bulletin. We received a couple of items of “historic
interest” as a result of last week’s request. It is a good start, but
I am sure that there are more parishioners who have some
memories of significant moments in their years, here, at St.
Stan’s. We really hope that you will give us your input since we
want this to be memories of many, not just a couple of
parishioners. Any memory is a significant one and even more so
We would love to see you at Father Jay’s when it is shared. One additional request is that you make copies
of what you give us and keep the originals in your homes. It is
Installation next Sunday, June 10 at the
safer that way. Some of you have seen my desk!
Regarding the information night for a possible trip to the Holy
The people of St Stanislaus Kostka look forward to the Land, we are looking at some evening during the week of June
official Installation of Rev.John J. Backes as Pastor. 18th. We will give you the exact date next weekend. Keep in
mind that we are looking for anyone who might be interested—
Rev. Msgr Bellew, Pastor of St Mary’s Church in you will not be asked for any commitment at the meeting, but we
Wappingers Falls and Vicar of Dutchess County will be need to find out an approximate number of interested people so
here for the happy occasion. we can set a date and open the trip officially after that meeting.
We will have approximate costs available at that meeting
(perhaps even the actual costs) plus a lot of opportunity to ask
As is our custom, a special fellowship will follow in the
some questions and share some ideas. Please call the rectory
Parish Hall where all are welcome to offer well wishes to a.s.a.p.
Fr Jay. If you are unable to make that Mass, try to stop by
for some treats. We will be meeting with a few people this week to look into the
possibility of removing the old (and condemned) building at the
entrance to the parking lot. We will then meet with local and
diocesean experts to get some advice and determine what to do
IN NEED OF VOLUNTEERS :
***We are in need of donations of both savory and sweet next. We are also looking into the possibility of painting the
finger foods. hall (hopefully by volunteers) and re-finishing the hall floors
***Please call Maryann Thompsett at 266 -5303 to let her during the summer. Right now, the major factor is “the costs”.
know what the food item will be so she is able to plan More info to follow.
accordingly. If anyone is able to help – especially with the
clean up it would be appreciated! Again, call Maryanne if you Many thanks to those who literally “bailed us out” last Sunday
are able to assist in any way. after the last Mass. We discovered a flood in the religious ed
building which required finding the source of the leak, the way to
LEADERSHIP TRAINING FOR YOUTH turn off the water and sweeping and vacuuming the water out of
CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE the offices and the closets. I thank those who came in, found the
JULY 11-15, 2012 problem and did the cleaning up. Thanks to Mike Hlaverty, Matt
Come join teens from all over the Archdiocese of New York McDonald, Bob & Steve Land, Rich & Anne Burda and Kevin
for 5 days of amazing activities all geared to making you a Tighe. You were an answer to a prayer.
Catholic leader. Learn how to organize yourself, keep a
calendar, communication skills & body language, use Finally, I hope that you will be able to join with me next Sunday
technology, run a meeting, public speaking, team building, for my “installation” as your pastor. I am very happy to be a
just to name a few. But CLI is so much more than that; learn member of your parish and I am very thankful for your gracious
how to prepare a prayer service, find out more about the welcome. I pray that our years together will be very productive
teachings of the Church, what is God’s special call for you, ones for the glory of God and the guidance of his people. I am
how can I live out my call to serve others. All of these skills planning to keep things simple to prevent this event from
will help you with school, teams, clubs, jobs and family. And becoming a “coronation” instead of an “installation”. Oops, got
by the way, a leadership course looks great on a college or to go now and check on the ice sculptures, the fireworks and
work resume. Any child in grades 8-12th should think about marching bands. Just kidding!
the wonderful experience. You will come away with a new
insight, new friends and a new love for your church. If Peace
interested, please contact Andrea Tighe in the parish office. Fr. Jay
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