Christmas Child: Thank
you for making
Operation Christmas Child a success! Together we collected 170 boxes to
be given to children in need. Thank you for
making a difference in the life of a child this Christmas!
And thanks for Dawn-Marie and Brenda for coordinating this
initiative!! Click here for a picture of the collection!
JESSY TREE is here again. From Dec. 1 to Dec. 15. Please
select an Angel Child and return the gift in a gift bag (no wrapping
necessary) with the tag attached. Place the gift by the tree or
drop it off at the office by Friday Dec. 20, 2013. Thank you for
OLV Christmas Bazaar:
Many thanks for the tremendous support at the Parish's table during the
Christmas Bazaar. Proceeds of $188.75 and raffle ticket sales
of $178 will go towards the mortgage retirement!
OLV Children's Christmas Party:
Sunday December 8th from 1 pm to 4 pm parishioners are invited to bring
their children, grandchildren and nieces and nephews for a fun
afternoon with Santa and Mrs Claus plus another special guest! Register
with the child's name and age at the office at 613-822-1777.
Refreshments will be served.
Parish Dinners: Many
again to those who volunteer, donate and support the parish dinners.
The 2013 Oktoberfest netted $1,165. and the Annual Harvest Supper
netted $4,988. The Turkey Dinner will be reported next month. Questions
or call 613-822-1777.
Way Campaign 2013:
you work for a federal government department/agency or a
company/organization that offers payroll deductions, you can designate
your United Way donations to the building fund at Our Lady of the
Visitation. Simply complete your donation card with: Our Lady of the
Visitation - CCRA number 128967353RR0116 Please advise the
office of your donation 613-822-2197. Thank you.
are looking for interested
parishioners to help as
lectors, readers, ushers, and Eucharistic Ministers at Masses. It is a
way to get involved, any training is provided, and the commitment is
only one or two Masses per month. Take it to prayer. Contact Tony at email@example.com
or 613-248-9284 for
of Columbus is organizing teams (males and females) for BINGO sessions
at the Rideau Carleton Raceway on Albion Rd. The sessions are
from 12:00 noon until 3:00pm every Saturday. Your commitment would be
approximately one Saturday (more or less) per month. Please
it to prayer. WE NEED YOUR HELP! It is a great and guaranteed way to
raise funds for the Church. For more information, contact Peter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
is in need of volunteers to host our Sunday Coffee Social Time, after
each Sunday Mass. Please contact the office for more
your information: Please help us update the Parish
information. Fill in the form on the hardcopy bulletin at church or
send the following information to email@example.com
(for internal church use only): Surname, Given Name, Email, Phone
(cell, business, residence), Sunday Envelope #, Spouse's Name (if
applicable), Email, Phone (cell, business,
# of children at home (infant-4, 5-13, 14-21, young adult,
and your address.
of COLUMBUS 8092 - General Meetings are every second
Tuesday of the month @ 7:30 PM in the Parish Hall.