ST. ANN CHURCH, LENOX Saturday Aug. 7 4:00 p.m. Larry Fox, req. by his wife Joy and family Sunday Aug. 8 9:45 a.m. James Burns, req. by Pat and Larry Anzivino 11:15 a.m. Donnie Lahart & Grandparents, req. by their family Monday Aug. 9 7:00 a.m. Mass for the People of St. Ann, St. Vincent de Paul and St. Patrick parishes Tuesday Aug. 10 7:00 a.m. Anna Vahle, req. by Frank and Virginia Vahle Wednesday Aug. 11 7:00 a.m. Ann K. McIntyre, req. by the Liston and Vincent families Thursday Aug. 12 7:00 a.m. Communion Service with Deacon George Keator Friday Aug. 13 7:00 a.m. Margaret Crisafulli, req. by Bart and Nan Natoli Saturday Aug. 14 4:00 p.m. Grace and Earl Turner, req. by Bill and Shirley Vincelette 5:30 p.m. St. Vincent de Paul Church ~ Clelia Martinelli Sunday Aug. 15 8:00 a.m. St. Patrick’s Church ~The Rufo & Buratto families 9:45 a.m. Claire Balcom, req. by the Knights of Columbus 11:15 a.m. Richard C. Gilson, req. by his children and their families The flowers on our altar are in loving memory of Françoise Nunnallé (1937-2007) Please pray for repose of the soul of Deacon Robert ATTENTION LAWN PARTY VOLUNTEERS: Moulton, and the sick. During our recent Lawn Party event, red work aprons from UNICO were given out to many of our ST. ANN STEWARDSHIP OF TREASURE volunteers for use during the Lawn Party. UNICO is Collection Summary for Week 5 now trying to collect those loaned-out aprons. If you happened to have one, we are asking that you return it For Collection on Aug. 1, 2010 to St. Ann’s Church Office as soon as you can. Thank Amount collected for parish support: $ 3,802.00 you. Amt. of parish support fiscal year-to-date: $26,945.00 Thank you for your support!! 3 THE 21ST ANNUAL UNICO GOLF CLASSIC will be held Wednesday, Aug. 11, at Berkshire Hills Weekly Envelopes: Country Club. Highlights of the Classic include a This weekend: Regular player’s prize raffle; 50/50 raffle; Closest-to-The- Next weekend: Regular/Assumption Pin on all Par 3’s; Longest Drive; Straightest Drive; Hole-in-One prizes on all Par 3’s; Buy a Birdie contest. AUGUST MEETINGS & EVENTS Registration fee is $150 per player and includes (All events are held in St. Ann’s Family Center unless otherwise noted) breakfast for Morning Flight; Lunch for both Flights, refreshments on the course throughout the FRIDAY EXERCISE CLASS: Fri., Aug 13, 9-10 a.m. day, commemorative gifts, dinner and awards. KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS NO AUGUST MEETING. If you would like to participate in the event, please call Vin at 822-1647 to reserve your spot. Lenox Youth Basketball Association will hold their 23rd Annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, Aug. 15 LOBSTER BAKE from 7 to 11:30 a.m. at Lilac Park. Proceeds from this breakfast will benefit the youth basketball program. On Saturday, Aug. 14th come out to Lilac Park Cost is $5 and tickets are now available from and enjoy a Lobster Bake to benefit the Lenox members of the team. Please support this youth VFW Post 12079. The event will run from 5 to 8 program in our community! p.m. rain or shine under a tent. Tickets are $15 per person and include 1-1/4 lb lobster, corn on the cob, Cole Slaw and dessert. Soda, beer, OUR SANCTUARY CANDLE wine, and hot dogs will be available separately. A Bounce House for kids, raffles and a beer garden will also be available. BURNS IN MEMORY OF Tickets may be purchased by calling Lou at 413-347-6016 or FRANK BACZEK SR. from Fortune Auto, 211 West St., Lenox. Hope to see you there! NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME LECTORS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS ALTAR SERVERS WEEKEND OF AUG. 7 & 8 Saturday 4:00 p.m. C. Decorie L. Decorie, B. Bilyeu, N. Greenfield A. & I. Conlon, S. Meisberger Sunday 9:45 a.m. J. Hopper P. Archey, R. King, M. Moran volunteer servers needed 11:15 a.m. H. Biernacki H. Ouellette, K. DeVylder, J. Healy J. Tagole WEEKEND OF AUG. 14 & 15 Saturday 4:00 p.m. J. Tremblay R. Casey, J. Chague, M. Tremblay C. Novitsky, C. & H. Sibley Sunday 9:45 a.m. S. Morley R. Keator, R. Johnson, M. Kelly D. & E. Keator, L. Gennari 11:15 a.m. D. Lane T. Romeo, D. Zola, A. Morgan B. Nicotra, I. Sullivan. Tagole your cabin. Space is limited. If interested or for more details, LOOKING AHEAD ~ St. George Greek Orthodox Church please contact Doug or Eileen Payette at 860-399-0785 or at 73 Bradford St., Pittsfield, will hold their annual email@example.com. Grecian Festival on Sat. Aug. 21, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sun., Aug. 22, from noon to 6 p.m. Mark the date on your calendar. There will be food, CYC’S SECOND ANNUAL SIZZLE JAM homemade pastries, live music and more, under the tent, rain or shine. Please to come out and enjoy the all the Please join the CYC on Saturday, Aug. 21, for the flavors of the Grecian Festival. Second Annual Sizzle Jam at Camp St. Michael, Cascade Street in Pittsfield at 5 p.m. Admission price includes a steak and chicken dinner perfectly prepared by UNICO, a PRE-CANA CLASS: St. Ann’s parish will be hosting the next beverage tasting sponsored by Opa-Opa, and music session of Pre-Cana classes at St. Agnes Parish in Dalton, on provided by DJ Rob Dwyer. The evening will also Sept. 12, from 1 to 5 p.m. include a silent auction. If you are planning to wed after September, and have not Admission is $20 in advance or $25 at the door. You registered for your required Pre-Cana conference, please must be 21 or older to attend. pick up a registration form for this September class from St. Tickets for the Sizzle Jam can be purchased at the door Ann’s church office. on the 21st or in advance at the CYC weekdays between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., as well as at Harry’s Supermarket and St. Ann Centenary Committee: With next year being the George’s Liquor Store, both on Elm Street. For more 100th Anniversary of the building of St. Ann’s information, please call the CYC at 413-445-5496. Church, a committee is being formed to plan the Proceeds directly benefit programs at the CYC activities as we celebrate 100 years of this historic church. The first meeting of the committee will be Lenox Library Annual Book Sale held Tuesday evening, Aug. 17, at 7 p.m. in St. Ann’s Family Center. The meeting will last one hour. Please The Lenox Library will hold their annual consider joining us to “brainstorm” ideas to honor this book sale Friday, Aug. 27, from 11 to 6; magnificent building. Saturday, Aug. 28, from 10 to 6 and Sunday, Aug. 29, from 10 to 6, on the side NEW Altar Server Classes: Some parents have lawn next to the Library building. Save the asked for dates for the classes to train NEW altar date and plan to stop by and check out some great books and servers. If you are in 3rd grade or higher, and want even better deals! to serve Mass at St. Ann, St. Vincent de Paul or St. Patrick churches, classes will be held on the ST. VINCENT DE PAUL PARISH TO following dates: Sept. 14, 4-5 p.m., Sept. 16 from HOLD ANNUAL BLOCK DANCE 4-5 p.m.; Oct. 5, from 4-5 p.m. and Oct. 7, from 4- Mark your calendars today and plan to attend St. 5 p.m. Vincent de Paul’s annual Block Dance on Saturday, Aug. 21, from 6 to 11:30 p.m. in the church parking lot Catholic Cruise to Bermuda on Crystal Street. Come and listen to the music of Evan A 7-night Catholic Bermuda Cruise with Fr. Brendan Rude and the Motors. Enjoy a family night out and visit Murphy is being offered. The cruise, from April 21 – 28 on with friends – old and new! Proceeds from this event Carnival Miracle, will leave out of New York. Ports of call will benefit the Lenox Dale Fire Company and include Kings Wharf, Bermuda and prices begin at $1,620 St. Vincent de Paul Church. for two passengers. A deposit of $50 per person will reserve AUGUST 8, 2010 Saint Patrick Church West Stockbridge, MA Mass Intention for Aug. 8, 2010 Deceased Priests of the Parish LECTOR EUCHARISTIC MINISTER ALTAR SERVER WEEKEND OF AUGUST 8 Sunday 8:00 a.m. B. Dowling, E. Forget J. Zick B. Davis, A. Zick WEEKEND OF AUGUST 15 Sunday 8:00 a.m. J. Zick, S. Fasano E. Forget B. Davis, A. Zick ST. PATRICK STEWARDSHIP OF TREASURE THANK YOU CAS!!! Collection of Aug. 1, 2010 For weeks now, Cas Waitekus has been working Church support: $ 1,509.00 on building a new manger for our Christmas Fuel $ 201.00 season display. It looks great and we can’t wait to Bldg & Grounds $ 10.00 use it this Christmas! Thank you again, and we Total for the week: $ 1,720.00 hope you know how much we appreciate your talent and all the help you give to St. Patrick Thank you for your continued support! parish every day. Upcoming Events Scheduled for St. Patrick Cemetery Lawnmower Update St. Patrick’s Parish Center Last weekend we took up a special second collection to Sun., Aug. 8, Coffee hour following Mass raise the funds needed to purchase a much needed, new Wed., Aug. 11: St. Francis Meeting, 1-4 p.m. lawnmower for our cemetery. I am very happy to report that due to the generosity of our parish family, an anonymous donor from St. Ann’s parish, and that of our own Rosary Next Weekend, the town of West Stockbridge will Altar Sodality, we now have the funds needed to make the hold their 7th Annual Zucchini Festival on Saturday, purchase! Thank you all so much for your generosity! Aug. 14th St. Patrick’s parish will again this year have a booth at the festival with fried zucchini and fried St. Patrick’s Rosary Altar Sodality Meetings are dough. If you have a few hours to spare that day, we held on the first Wednesday of each month, in the would appreciate your help. There is a sign-up sheet Parish Center Chapel. Meetings begin at 7 p.m. inside the main doors of the church. following Recitation of the Rosary at 6:45 p.m. All ladies of the parish are welcome! If you Slice of Heaven Golf Tournament would like to join the Rosary Altar Sodality or Charity Golf Classic at Stockbridge Golf Club attend a meeting, please call Shirley Panzeri at 232-7750. Registration forms are available at St. Ann’s church office After a short summer break, Altar Sodality or on-line at www.marian.org/slice, for those who would meetings will resume for the 2010-11 year on like to be part of the 14th annual Slice of Heaven Golf Wednesday, Sept. 1st. Please mark your calendars Tournament at the Stockbridge Golf Club. The deadline to today. register for this event is Aug. 15th. This year, the event will be held on Friday, Sept. 10, with registration being held at 10:30 a.m., and the day concluding Annual Columbus Day Spaghetti Dinner Planned with dinner at 6:15 p.m. St. Patrick’s Rosary Altar Sodality has This annual golf classic benefits the Marian Seminarian announced that Saturday, Oct. 9th from Campaign and the Pittsfield Catholic Youth Center. Basil 5 to 7 p.m., they will once again host a (Rick) and Rosaland Petricca will be honored this year, as spaghetti dinner in the parish center. long time supporters of the CYC and Marian Fathers. Please save the date today and watch the bulletin for further details.