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.
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.
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.
Mt Carmel Retreat Centre
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.