Advent Learning Opportunities 2017 Schedule: Four Classes, on Wednesdays near Advent, at Noon. November 29, December 6, December 13, December 20, in St. Ann’s parish hall.

Advent Study 2017 Learning Opportunities ‒ We will have an Advent Study opportunity, with four classes on Wednesdays during Advent, at 12 noon, in the parish hall. Since Christmas falls on a Monday, the day after Advent 4, the first class will be November 29th. The classes will be based on a 5-session video series Read More …

Third Sunday Sack Lunches – December 17, 2017, During Coffee Hour (approx. 11:15am) – Our New Ministry to Feed the Homeless

We will be making 25 sack lunches on December 17, 2017 (the third Sunday), during coffee hour (approx. 11:15am).  Please remember to have your donations in church prior to 10am on Sunday, December 17th, 2017.  A new list for the January 21st donations will soon be posted in the parish hall. Each lunch will include Read More …

Thanksgiving Pie Ministry – We need pumpkin and/or fruit pies, 2-3 volunteers to wrap the pies on Weds, 11/22/17 & 2-3 volunteers to deliver pies on Thanksgiving morning, 11/23/17. You may drop off your pie(s) at St. Ann’s parish hall on Weds, 11/22/17, 3:00pm-7:00pm.

As is our tradition at St. Ann’s, we will be delivering pumpkin and/or fruit pies on Thanksgiving morning to the police, fire departments, and ER & hospital nursing stations. This is our way of saying “thank you” for keeping us safe and healthy. A sign-up sheet is available in the parish hall. We need 2 Read More …

Your special Christmas Commemorations honoring others and supporting our seasonal flowers and music are encouraged at this time

Your special Christmas Commemorations honoring others and supporting our seasonal flowers and music are encouraged at this time, by Tuesday, December 12, 2017.  We hold your Thanksgivings and Commemorations in special prayer, and they are listed in the bulletins during Christmas Week.  Envelopes will be available at the back of the church and in the Parish Read More …

Charleen Kuhart, Tech Support, Admin Asst, and Web Design & Maintenance

Charleen Kuhart is our parish Tech Support staff, Virtual Administrative Assistant, and Web Designer & Maintenance, who works for St. Ann’s from her own office in Lake Villa, IL. Charleen handles various administrative tasks such as our Word Processing: Bulletins, Parish Directory, Announcements, St. Ann’s News & Notes, Contact Information, E-Mail Messaging, Sunday Server Schedule Changes, St. Ann’s Read More …

On 9/25/17, St. Ann’s delivered another 116.7 pounds of canned food and other goods to the Woodstock Food Pantry, making our total 2017 contribution thus far 394.2 pounds!

Food Pantry/Sock Box/Prescription Bottles – Thank you to everyone who has been contributing to these programs.  On 9/25/17, with the help of David Radford, we delivered another 116.7 pounds of canned food and other goods to the Woodstock Food Pantry, making our 2017 total thus far 394.2 pounds! Additionally, with the help of Kathy Putnam, a load of Read More …

Why is St. Ann’s “The Lobster Church?” Read about St. Ann’s Annual Lobster Fest Here

St. Ann’s Locally Famous, 33rd Annual Lobster Fest was Saturday, October 7, 2017.  Ordering Deadline was Monday, October 2, 2017. Our major St. Ann’s FUN-time event and fundraiser! “Helping Others – One Bite at a Time.”  CLICK HERE to ORDER ONLINE; Store is closed now, until after Labor Day, 2018. CLICK HERE to DOWNLOAD THE ORDER FORM and MAIL Read More …