OTHER AREA EVENTS

 OTHER AREA NEWS

ST. BENEDICT LENTEN FISH FRYS

St. Benedict Parish will have a weekly Fish Fry again this year every Friday during Lent. It will begin on Friday, Feb. 16, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm and continue every Friday through March 30. On Good Friday, March 30 the time will be from 11:00 am – 6:30 pm. Dinners will consist of fish (whiting &/or tilapia), your choice of 2 sides (baked beans, Cole slaw or French fries) and a dessert or beverage for $10 and sandwiches for $8. Lunch call in orders will be accepted between 11:00 am – 1:00 pm each Friday by calling 268-6697. Please join us for this annual fund raiser!!!

 

   ST. AUGUSTINE PARISH NEWS

PRAYERS

PLEASE KEEP IN YOUR PRAYERS THE SHUT INS/SICK OF ST. AUGUSTINE.  June Helmers, Fran Chroniak, Toni Moore, Ron Fetzer, Don Philhower.

Alter High School KnightOut Fish Fry

Alter High School KnightOut Fish Fry Friday, February 23rd – 7PM to Midnight (Carry-out & DriveThru available from 4:30-6:30 PM) Tickets are $15 at the door (must be 21 or over) Online tickets and additional info. available at https:// alterhs.org/boosters/fish-fry

OTHER AREA NEWS

The Dayton Catholic Women’s Club

The Dayton Catholic Women’s Club will be sponsoring its annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon and Card/Game Party, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Presidential Banquet Center, 4548 Presidential Way, Kettering. The $25 lunch will be served at 12 p.m. Come early to shop vendors and to select your table. Participate and register ($10 per person) in our 1st Annual Euchre Tournament with proceeds benefiting our Scholarship and Grant Programs. Please help us once again by donating empty Easter baskets, candy, small toys, “grass,” personal/dental hygiene products, etc. Assembled Easter baskets will be distributed to children at the St. Vincent de Paul Shelter. For reservations or questions, contact Julianne McCain (937-694-2176) or go online and visit our website at: http://www.daytoncatholicwomensclub.org. Deadline for reservations is March 5, 2018.

Ascension Parish Fish Fry

Ascension Parish Fish Fry Friday, Mar. 23rd from 5:30-8:30 in the Parish Activity Center (PAC) Featuring: Fish & French Fries; Cole Slaw/Baked Beans; Grilled Cheese for kids; Homemade Desserts; Lemonade/Coffee. $1 Pop to support YM and Beer Sales to support Athletics. What a Deal! Presale $12; $15 at the door; $6 children 3-11; Free 3 and under. Carry-Out 5-5:30 (presale ticket needed). Hope to see you there! 2025 Woodman Dr., Kettering, OH – stop by Parish Office for presale tickets.

THE ATHENAEUM INVITES YOU

The Archdiocesan sponsored lay ministry formation program offers courses in Catholic theology along with spiritual and ministerial formation. Mark your calendar now and plan to attend one of our upcoming information sessions. Topics will include program options, formation components, time commitment, tuition and fees and the application process. All are welcome! All sessions are held at the main campus in Mt. Washington, 6616 Beechmont Avenue, in Room 114. Saturday, February 24: 10-11:00 a.m. Sunday, March 11: 4-5:00 p.m., Followed by a Holy Hour for Vocations in the chapel at 5:00 p.m. Thursday, March 15 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Our graduates serve the larger Church in a variety of ways: As informed parents and teachers of their children, Permanent Deacons; parish staff and volunteers, teachers in Catholic schools, bereavement coordinators, pastoral care ministers in hospitals and nursing homes, youth ministers, DREs, catechists, advocates for life and in a variety of non-profit agencies. Our program provides the tools, knowledge and confidence needed to discern God’s call and respond effectively. Come and see how lay formation can transform your life!

OUR LADY OF GRACE FISH FRY

Saturday March 3rd, from 6:00 – 11:00 pm at DECA Prep Rec Center (formerly Corpus Christi Rec Center), 249 Squirrel Rd, Dayton, OH GREAT FOOD: Fish Fries Sausage Cole Slaw Baked beans Beer. FUN Games of Chance. Tickets: $15.00 at the door. Carry-out Orders: $12.00 (5:00-5:45 p.m. Back door pickup only). To purchase tickets please call (937) 274-2107

TIME IS RUNNING OUT!

Attention high school graduating young women – there are only a few weeks left to apply for the Dayton Catholic Women’s Club Scholarship. The deadline is March 9, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. The application can be found at http://Daytonfoundation. org/Scholars. Go to ScholarshipConnect, search for DCWC Scholarship link for the requirements. If you have questions or need assistance, go to scholarships@daytonfoundation.org or call (937)-225-9955

ENGLISH LANGUAGE TUTORING PROGRAM
AT INCARNATION CHURCH

Volunteer members of Incarnation Church, in Centerville, are offering English as a Second Language (ESL) classes every Saturday morning from 10:30am-12:00pm in the Parish Center (behind the church on the south end of the school). This free outreach program accommodates all nationalities and faiths, and is designed to help students learn better English skills. We provide individualized instruction specific to the needs of our participants, and are welcoming new students at this time. For more information, or to join the ESL program, please call Barbara at 937-433-1660, or Roberta at 937-435-5756. TIME IS RUNNING

 

OTHER AREA NEWS
SUMMER YOUTH PILGRIMAGE

Please join 4Mary Inc. and Fr. Ethan Moore as they lead a group of high school and college youth on a walk with Our Lady and St. Patrick in Ireland June 3-11, 2018. For more details and registration: http://www.4mary.org

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR
GRADUATING HIGH SCHOOL WOMEN

The Dayton Catholic Women’s Club Scholarship was established in 2010 with the goal of assisting young Catholic women in continuing their studies at an accredited technical school, junior college, community college, or four year college/university. Applicants must be high school graduates, who are active members of a Dayton-area Roman Catholic Church, and who demonstrate financial need. The application can be found at http://daytonfoundation.org/scholars. Deadline for applications is March 9, 2018, at 4:30 pm. If you have questions or need assistance, go to scholarships@daytonfoundation.org  or call (937) 225-9955

ST. BENEDICT THE MOOR SCHOOL

Open enrollment is going on at St. Benedict the Moor Catholic School for the 2017-2018 Academic Year. Interested people should visit the campus at 138 Gramont Avenue, or call at 937-268-6697.

LAY TUITION REDUCTION

The Athenaeum, announces that we will continue the 50% lay tuition reduction for one more academic year, 2017-18, as part of our One Faith, One Hope Capital Camcommitment.
The Lay Pastoral Ministry Certificate Option classes will meet at Good Shepherd in Montgomery, a northern Cincinnati suburb. Graduate programs are available at the main campus in Cincinnati. All options are designed for busy adults with an outstanding faculty, supportive staff and flexible components. There will never be a better time to come and see how lay Catholic studies through the Athenaeum can transform your life. For more information about Dayton classes, call Deacon Hal Belcher, 419-305-5486.

SM SUNDAY MORNING SCRIPTURE STUDY

“Share the Word” Sunday morning scripture study is now in its 35th year at St. Mary; and we’re going to keep doing it until we get it right! We meet in the St. Mary Center following the 9:45am Mass. Why not stop by and join us a light-hearted look at the scriptures and how they impact our daily lives. Our family looks forward to including you in our discussions.

 

 NEW GROUP WELCOMES
YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

Shine Dayton would like to invite you to learn more about our organization. We are a group of young professionals committed to advocating for the compassionate works of Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley through the engagement and empowerment of individuals. For more information on becoming a member or to join us at an upcoming event, email shine.dayton@gmail.com or visit us at www.cssmv.org/giving/shinedayton or www.facebook.com/shinedayton.

 GUIDELINES FOR ARCHDIOCESAN

TUITION ASSISTANCE

Needs-based grants from both the endowed and expendable funds will be available for students attending grades Kindergarten through 12 in Catholic schools in our archdiocese. Approximately 80% of the tuition assistance funds available annually will aid Catholic School students in grades Kindergarten through 8th Grade. To apply for assistance please go to https://factsmgt.com/services/grant-aid-assessment Approximately 20% of the tuition assistance funds available annually will aid Catholic School high school students. To apply for high school tuition assistance, contact your high school directly for more information. Log on to go.udayton.edu/manger for more information. Know Mary Better: Learn more about the Blessed Virgin Mary