SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
8:00, 9:30, & 11:30 a.m.
ST. AGNES PRAYER LINE
We are Looking for parishioners who are willing to give a little time every day praying for our fellow parishioners and others in need. If this is something you would like to help with, please call Cinda Steinkamp at 787-6439.
Young at Heart (YAH) Events*
SATURDAY, APRIL 21
Please join us for our next Grapevine Social at "It’s All About Wine" on Saturday, April 21. Starting time is 6:00 p.m., but feel to come whenever your schedule allows. You do not have to drink wine to participate. Your friends are welcome. Please bring a snack to share. If you have questions, you can contact Roslyn Brookens at 622-6299 for more information.
TUESDAY, MAY 22
Potluck - Parish Hall
The social starts at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:00 p.m. Brief comments and a free drawing by Dan Butler of Montvale Estates at 6:30 p.m. Following Dan’s comments, there will be the election of officers for 2018 – 2020. Cost of the potluck is $5.00 per person and includes the entrée and drinks (coffee, soda, tea and wine). Bring a dish to share. Sign-ups will be in the Gathering Space two weekends before the potluck. If you have questions in the interim, you can contact Barb Kern at 546-7729.
SATURDAY, JUNE 23
The Muni - Sister Act
We have a block of seats to see Sister Act at the Muni on Saturday, June 23 at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $15.00 per person. As in past years, we will have a potluck at the muni pavilion at 6:00 p.m. A fried chicken entree will be provided and bring a side dish to share. Roger Finnell, one of our parishioners, has a part in the play. Please contact Roslyn Brookens at 622-6299 (phone/text) or Roslyn.Brookens@gmail.com to make your reservation and payment. Reservations and payment must received by June 3 for our limited block of seats.
MONDAY, JULY 9
Sistine Chapel Choir
The Young at Heart Group is sponsoring a trip to the Fabulous Fox Theatre in St. Louis to see the Sistine Chapel Choir (the Pope’s Choir) on July 9, 2018. Cost of the trip has been set at $125 per person, which includes transportation in a 32-passenger luxury coach, leaving from the St. Agnes parking lot, and the cost of admission. Dinner is on your own, but we have reserved a private room at The Steak House, a restaurant across the street from the Fox Theater, with dinner prices ranging from $10-$20. Due to limited seating, we will accept reservations on a first-come, first served basis upon receipt of payment and will start a waiting list, if necessary. Please make a check to St. Agnes Church with a memo, “YAH Pope’s Choir,” and send to Jane Locascio at 2101 Renwick Drive, Springfield, IL 62704.
*Please feel free to contact any of the following officers for more details on any of the activities listed above or to offer suggestions for future activities: Roslyn Brookens (622-6299); Jane Locascio (306-3037); Sue Hartl (787-5849); Barb Kern (546-7729); or Cliff Erwin (787-7017).
Are you seeking a parish community in which to pray, to learn and to be of service to others? Our doors and hearts are open to you.
Founded in 1888, St. Agnes Parish is one of the largest Catholic churches in the Springfield diocese and enjoys an actively involved community. For more information and to become a member of the Parish you may stop by the rectory office Monday through Friday 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Or, for your convenience, you may register by phone by calling 217-793-1330. We're thankful that God has sent you to us.
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