Sharing the Feast
St. Rita parishioners provide Thanksgiving Food baskets to many families who could really use your help. If you are able to help out with food donations - please bring your non-perishable, non-expired Thanksgiving Food items to the Church greeting area or the Parish Office beginning next weekend. The deadline to return items is Sunday, November 19 at Noon.
If you know a parishioner or local Webster family who could use a Thanksgiving Basket, please call Julie Cohn at the parish office at 671-1100 x 13. Confidentiality will be respected.
Craft It Forward
Make a wreath or door decoration for a family or senior citizen to enjoy!
Drop off your donations of scrap fabric to the parish office to be put into kits for making fall wreaths.
Have some extra time and a pair of scissors? Pick up some fabric to cut into strips.
Supplies and instructions will be available in the greeting area or the Parish Office starting October 28 & 29. Please drop off your finished work at the Parish Office before Sunday, November 19 so they can be delivered. If you have any questions, contact Elizabeth Kwiatkowski or leave a message at the Parish Office.
Hands of Christ Award 2018
Please consider nominating a high school senior (graduating class of 2018) for the diocesan Hands of Christ award. The Hands of Christ is a recognition program to assist parishes in affirming their high school seniors who are “Hands of Christ” in their church, home, school and community.
A nominated senior needs to meet the following criteria:
+ Demonstrate a Christian attitude by word & example
+ Be actively involved in their parish as well as their school community.
+ Be a positive role model for their peers.
+ Is a participating Roman Catholic in a parish in the Diocese of Rochester.
+ Is currently a High School Senior.
All nominations are due by Monday, November 27.
To nominate a senior, please pick up a nomination form in the greeting area of church, at the parish office, or fill one out online here. Questions? Call Elizabeth at 671-1100 x 14 or send an e-mail.
Kids Night Out!
Christmas Angel Project
The Christmas Angel Project has begun! Pick up your tags in the greeting area over the next three weekends. Gifts must be returned by Sunday, December 10. See the bulletin for more complete details.