The parish festival take place July 14, 15 and 16. Set aside these dates so you can enjoy the weekend, volunteer and have some fun. Here is what’s happening and how you can help.

The annual Parish Festival is schedule for Friday through Sunday, July 13-15.

Buona Fortuna

Buona Fortuna tickets remain at $20 for the chance to win a grand prize of $10,000. Total prizes awarded will be $15,000.

Tickets are available in the parish office or at the church entrances. Ticket sellers are needed. Contact Leigh D’Agostino at 737-5965 to reserve your tickets for reselling as soon as possible. Remember, all ticket sellers who return 20 paid tickets are entitled to a free ticket

Flea market

Start setting aside your items for the flea market. Put aside gently used items such as lamps, books, dishes, handbags, linens, frames, pictures, small appliances, Christmas decorations and house wares.

Clothing, shoes, TVs, stoves, washers, dryers and refrigerators will not be accepted. After June 1, you may bring your items from 9 a.m. to noon to the gym. As we get closer to the festival, additional hours will be posted.

Please be considerate and drop your items away from the doorway. Also we ask that you refrain from “shopping” or selecting items when you drop things off in the gym.


The Novena to Our Lady of Mount Carmel will begin on Wednesday, May 23, and will conclude Wednesday, July 18. Plan to attend, remind your friends. Here is a partial list of the priests who have so far agreed to celebrate the Novena with us:

  • Wednesday, May 23: Father Jim.
  • Wednesday, May 30: Father Mesmer.
  • Wednesday, June 6: Father Tom Servatius.
  • Wednesday, June 13: Father Scott Vanderveer
  • Wednesday, June 27: Father John Buehler
  • Tuesday, July 3: Father Joe Salerno
  • Wednesday, July 11: Father Angelicchio.
  • Monday, July 16: Father Jim.