UPCOMING EVENTS IN OUR PARISH
Sunday 19th May - Youth Group – For children in year 5 to year 8, starts at 4:00pm in the St Michael’s school hall. Pick up 6:45pm after Mass. Come and join us for games, faith, fellowship and pizza. Gold coin donation- Click here to download the flyer
Tuesday 21st May - Social Bowls – from 4:00pm at Bomaderry Bowling Club. Everyone welcome. Contact Sylvia Palmer; 0437 267 245 for further details.
Thursday 23rd May – Confirmation Mass practice - 5:00pm & 6:00pm in the School Hall.
Friday 24th May - Saturday 25 May - Pilgrimage Walk for Life. A walk in PRAYER for Australia and life’s many issues. Further information: Sue Hill: 0435 336 195 or Gabriella De Battista: (02) 4261 2500
Sunday 26th May - Sacrament of Confirmation- 9.30am and 1.30pm - Due to the large number of ‘Confirmandi’ at 9:30am, we urge Parishioners who regularly participate in that Mass, to attend an alternative Mass.
Sunday 26th May - Holy Spirit Parish Auxiliary AGM will be held on after the 9.30am Mass. At this meeting Office Bearers will be elected.
Sunday 26th May - Sunday Roast – at North Nowra Tavern from 12 noon. Come with a friend or on your own . All welcome!
Wednesay 29th May - Craft Tea birthday - Come and join us for birthday cake and craft, we gather in the St Michael’s Parish Centre from 9:30-12:00.
Saturday June 1st - Mary Help of Christians Feast Dinner - Culburra Beach bowling club. $25.00per person, tickets available after Mass. Payment must be made prior to 25th of May
Friday June 7th -Taize Evening - preparation for Pentecost at St Michael’s from 7:30pm.
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.
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 Brian - 0412 465 040 or 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.
Mt Carmel Retreat Centre - May retreats
Where: 247 St Andrews Road, Varroville Ph: 8795 3400
A week with the Carmelite Saints
May 27 – June 2
Presenter: Fr Aloysius Rego, OCD
Cost: $800 (concessions apply)
How can the Carmelite Saints guide us in our journey to intimacy with God?
May 27 – June 2
Cost: $800 (concessions apply)
A time of reflection and prayer on your own spiritual journey with the help of a director.