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UPCOMING EVENTS IN OUR PARISH


Sunday 15th September - Youth Group St Michael’s School hall from 4pm and finishing after the 6pm Mass. 

Tuesday 17th September - RCIA Evening - 7:30pm in the Parish Centre. 

Sunday 22nd September - Holy Spirit Vincentia Morning Tea and farewell to Fr Leo - following 9:30am Mass. Please bring a plate to share. Contact: Judy 44417456/Rennie 44415723

Sunday 22nd September - Sunday Roast – at the North Nowra Tavern from 12 noon.

Thursday 26th September - St Michael's Parish Dinner, Bomaderry Bowling Club from 6:30pm.

Saturday 12th October - Significant Wedding Anniversary Mass and Luncheon

(SEE OTHER EVENTS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE FOR NON PARISH RELATED EVENTS)

 


Forward planning  dates  on  The  Parish Calendar

September 24th - St John’s Graduation Mass (6:00pm)

September 26th - Parish Dinner (6:30pm)

October 12th - Significant Wedding Anniversaries (10:00am)

October 22nd - Mass for the Sick-Anointing (St Patricks Church)

October 27th - Mass with a Difference - St Michael’s Church (6:00pm)

November 10th - St Michael's School Fete

November 16th - Parish Retreat - Berry

November 24th - Feast Christ the King: Sacrament of First Holy Communion


REGULAR EVENTS IN OUR PARISH

Tuesday mornings at St Michael's Catholic Church, Nowra

All are welcome to share in morning tea following 8:15am Mass every Tuesday.
All are welcome to come pray the Rosary together every Tuesday at 9:30am in St Michael's Catholic Church.


Holy Hour Friday mornings at St Michael's Catholic Church, Nowra 

Exposition begins at 10:30am, followed by Rosary and quiet prayer before the Blessed Sacrament. Benediction just prior to the 11:30am Mass. All welcome.


Youth Group and Youth Mass

For all children across the Parish in Year 5 to Year 8, usually the 3rd Sunday of the Month. Come along to the St Michael's school hall at 4:00pm for the Youth Group, a welcoming and inclusive space for youth, with fun games and activities, pizza, and a simple Gospel reflection.
Following Youth Group, join in the Youth Mass at 6:00pm. Like our Facebook page for regular updates: https://www.facebook.com/St-Michaels-Parish-Youth-Group-150667745626911/ 


Craft-Tea Characters Wednesdays 9:30am to 12:00pm 

There’s more to it than craft you’ll see; like coffee, laughs, community, conversation and more, if you’ll just walk in through the door. Give it a go and then you’ll know, all you need to do is show.
Enquiries: Louise 0438 218 728


St Michael’s Playgroup

Monday mornings (during school term) 9:00am – 10:30am in foyer of St Michael's School Hall. Parents, grandparents and carers all welcome! Please bring your child’s snacks and drinks and a gold coin donation.

Contact Bernadette Pullen 0402136691 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Coffee morning Sacred Heart Catholic Church Bomaderry - 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month

A number of Bomaderry Parishioners visit the Bomaderry Bowling Club for morning coffee, following 9:30am Mass. Some even stay for lunch. All welcome!
Please contact Mary Dunn 4421 0717 for further information.


Sunday Morning Tea St Michaels Nowra  

All are welcome to share in morning tea, in the Parish Centre, following 9:30am Mass every Sunday.


Vincentia Social Group - 1st Friday of the Month

You can enjoy the fun, games and friendship of Vincentia Social Group on the first Friday of each month. The Social Group meets at 6:00pm in the Holy Spirit Parish Hall, Vincentia. All welcome!
Please contact Eileen 4443 8008.


Social Bowls - Every 2nd Tuesday (check the Upcoming Events for dates)

Join fellow Parishioners, from at the Bomaderry Bowling Club for social bowls. Everyone is welcome, so come along and have some fun. Wear flat soled shoes. The cost is $5.00 for bowls hirs and use of the green. 'Cheap Tuesday' dinner at the club, optional after the game. Contact Sylvia Palmer 0437 267 245 for further details.


Blokes’ Night Out - 1st Friday of the Month

Blokes' of all ages and interests, come together to enjoy a meal, watch sports or play pool at the Bomaderry Bowling Club from 6:30pm. All Blokes' welcome!
Call Nigel Porter 0430 365 383 for further details.


Sunday Roast - 4th Sunday each Month

Come with a friend or on your own and meet up with fellow Parishioners, at the North Nowra Tavern from 12 noon, to enjoy a roast dinner in great company. All welcome! Cost $12.


Children’s Liturgy Sundays

9:30am (during the school term) St Michaels - children aged 4 and up gather together with our volunteer teachers to receive God's Word on their own level, in a fun and interactive way.


OTHER EVENTS:

HOLY HOUR FOR YOUNG ADULTS (18-30) – Wednesday 9th October - 6:30pm–7:30pm,  Cathedral Wollongong. The nights will include Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, praise and worship, Reconciliation, Liturgy of the Word, short teachings, silence and Benediction. This will be followed by fellowship and a meal.

AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC YOUTH FESTIVAL (ACYF) is a national gathering of Catholic young people established by the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference which aims to provide young people with the opportunity to attend worship, workshops and plenaries, that will deepen their faith. This year the festival will be held in Perth from 8th to 10th December and the Wollongong Diocese will be organising a group of young adults (18-30) to attend. For more information on the diocesan ACYF group or to express interest in attending, contact Georgia on 4222 2427 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Mt Carmel Retreat Centre

Ph:  02 8795 3400
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www.carmeliteretreats.com.au

The love and presence of God if accepted and welcomed changes lives.

September 27 – September 29
Presenter: Fr Gerard Moran, OCD
Cost:  $300 (concessions apply)

Entangled in the web of desire, how can we escape to the joy of self-giving? Can John of the Cross help?

Write a Byzantine Icon - September 27– September 29
Presenter: Anna Prifti
Cost:  $650 (concessions apply)
Join us to paint an icon while listening to the birds at Mt Carmel.