Church of the Immaculate Conception

  The Roman Catholic Community of Glenville, New York

Morning of Service

Donations are can be dropped off the weekend of
July 29 & 30 in the Gathering Space of the Church.  Please place them in the boxes labeled
"Morning of Service".

To make and fill 100 pencil pouches for the on-site project Operation Christmas Child, we are in need the following supplies:

  • colorful duck tape
  • gallon size zip lock bags
  • pencils and pens
  • small pencil sharpeners
  • pencil top erasers
  • children’s scissors
  • glue sticks

To make personalized Christmas cards for active duty military personnel, we need:

  • Christmas cards (used or new)
  • holiday stickers and stamps


Contact Janice or MaryAnn at [email protected]  if you have any questions

A FIRST LOOK AT PROJECTS

 

We are happy to announce that so far 7 on-site projects are scheduled for our parish “Morning of Service”. They include work for the Booth Home, Ronald McDonald House, active duty military, Operation Christmas Child, our neighbors, and Albany Med NICU.

Projects to be done at off-site agencies will be announced in August. More information will be coming in bulletins and on the parish web-site throughout the summer. Detailed project descriptions will be posted on the parish web site in August. You will have plenty of information by the time signups begin in September. 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ #1: Who can participate? Everybody!!! There will be projects appropriate for all ages and abilities. Everybody is welcome. We encourage senior participation! We encourage family participation! For children 12 and under, parental/adult supervision is needed.


FAQ #2:  Can I participate in more than one on-site project?  Yes.  For on-site projects, there will be 2 slots, each 90 minutes.  You can work on one project per time slot.


FAQ #3: What skill level is needed to do these parish center projects?  From very little to little skill level. You will be shown how to do the project on that day by a team leader. This year projects will not be pre-prepped. Participants will have a start to finish experience and can be as creative and detailed as they wish for many projects.


FAQ # 4: When are the sign ups for the Parish Morning of Service? Sign up will begin the weekend of the Parish picnic in September.


FAQ #5: What projects are available and where do I find a description for them? Projects are currently being secured. Projects and their descriptions will be posted on the Parish website and in the gathering space by the 4th week of August.


FAQ #6: Will we need any more donations?  Yes. In August or September, we will be asking for donations for other on-site projects such as the Albany Med NICU, the Ronald McDonald House, and the Northeast Parent/Child Headstart, to name a few.