As of Friday, October 9th, it is now Mandatory to wear a mask when entering the church and all through mass, except to receive Holy Communion. Please pass this word along. Also , anyone using the church/ hall for ANY function or meeting must also adhere to this rule.

Knights of Columbus – There will be no card parties this fall at the Knights of Columbus Hall. It will be reassessed in the New Year.

CWL Johnville – Book Sale – October 22, 6 – 8 PM, October 23, 10AM – 2PM, 6PM -8PM, & October 24, 10AM – 2PM. Proceeds to league charitable events. *****Covid protocols will be followed. Masks Required. Enter through front doors and exit through the back doors.

CWL – Johnville – Bottle Drive – calling all members and families and friends to help with bottles, cans, refundables to boost our funds. Please feel free to turn in your refundables to the Bath Depot and indicate they are for the Johnville CWL; there is an envelope there for us. For pick up of any refundables, please contact Alma Kilfoil at 278-3336

Knights of Columbus: Would like to begin sharing minutes of the meeting to all members via email. Contact Tom At lahue@nb.sympatico.ca or by phone at 278-5369 or 392-7934 to be placed on the email list.

Divine Mercy & Benediction begins: August 30th at St. Joseph’s at 6:00PM. To be held the last Sunday of each month.

Marian Mass begins: September 5th at St. Joseph. To be held first Saturday of each month. (Other churches to follow).

Adoration/Devotion begins: September 25th, 12PM to 1PM at St. Joseph’s Chapel. To be held the last Friday of every month.

Knights of Columbus: Looking for two 3rd degree Knights to take on the roles of Deputy Grand Knight and Financial Secretary. Brother Hermel is stepping down for health reasons. (Asking all members to pray the rosary for his health). If you are interested in either of these roles please contact me at 278-5369. Thank you for all the good work you do for our parish and communities. Tom Lahue, Grand Knight.

Virtual Johnville Picnic 2020: Let family and friends know that although we cannot gather in person this year to celebrate Johnville’s rich heritage, we will all be together virtually. Stories, videos, photos, slide shows, lots of interesting information and a way to connect with each other. Be sure to check it out at johnvillevillepicnic.com A huge thank you to all the volunteer hours spent to put this in place. If you have any family photos or stories you wish to share, you may send them to johnvillepicnic@gmail.com

Saint Leo’s: We are beginning to make preparation for Two Sacraments: First Communion and First Reconciliation. If your child is of this age, please contact Ann Marie Feeney at 278-5900 as soon as possible so that the Zoom sessions can be set up . Thank you.

Saint Joseph’s Bingo:
It has been decided that Bingo at St. Joseph’s will remained cancelled until it can be done safely. There are many precautionary procedures needed to be done each week to keep everyone safe and at this time it is felt that it is in the best interest not to restart bingo. Thank you for your understanding, Joe McSheffery.