Volunteer Opportunity: Baking with the Elderly

Join us on Monday, September 29,  for some baking.  We are baking for some Good Samaritans with residents from Holy Family Residence.  Come to Campus Ministry at 2:15 p.m. or Holy Family Residence at 2:30 p.m.  Contact Natalie Burke, nburke2@m.marywood.edu for more information. 

2nd Annual Turkey Bowl

This year the Turkey Bowl will be Saturday, October 18 and Sunday, October 19, 10 a.m., at the turf field.  All proceeds will benefit the Thanksgiving Adopt-A-Family program, for the local community. 

Entry fee is $5.00 per person, or $30 for a team of six (must include 2 females).

Sign-ups will start September 8, outside the Main Dining Room; open to all students, staff and faculty. 

Deadline to sign-up is October 11.  Contact Amanda Bielat, abielat@m.marywood.edu for any questions.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Campus Ministry is sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Monday, September 29, 2014 from noon to 5 p.m., Latour Room, Nazareth Hall.    Please consider giving the gift of life by donating blood or volunteering your time for the drive.  Contact Mary Roche, (570) 961-4723, mroche@marywood.edu for more information. 

Fall Break Service Trip

 October 11-14 Marywood and the University of Scranton will work together to serve the local area at the Weinberg Food Bank, preparing and serving a meal at Good Shepherd Church, and painting and doing small home improvements with Neighborworks NEPA.  In the evening, participants will stay at Chapman Lake to relax, to share experiences and cook dinner.  Applications and a payment of $30 are due by October 3.  We are still taking names for the waiting list.  Email communityservice@m.marywood.edu.

4:12 for Women - Matters of the Heart

Looking for an outlet for your faith here at Marywood?  Come join us for great discussion and community!  Sunday, October 5, 8:30 p.m., Campus Ministry.  Our focus will be "Matters of the Heart."

October/November Cranberry Sauce Challenge!

Let's get a head start on our Thanksgiving Adopt-A-Family program by collecting 200 cans of cranberry sauce before November 11.  Boxes are at Campous Ministry, Human Resources and around campus.

Big Friends/Little Friends - Volunteer Opportunity

Big Friends/Little Friends is an after-school program at Valley View Housing Development. Children need mentors to help them with their homework and plan fun activities. Volunteers are needed on Mondays and/or Thursdays, 2:30-4:40 p.m. Transportation is provided. Help children be the best they can be. Sign up in Campus Ministry, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life.

For more information, contact Anthony Muscato amuscato@m.marywood.edu.

Fair Trade Sale

"Stand in solidarity with the working poor of the world." Pope Francis

Start your Christmas Shopping Early!!

You browse the catalog for crafts and gifts from around the world and choose your own gifts.  We order them for you with no shipping cost! 

Browse the catalog at www.serrv.org (DO NOT ORDER FROM WEBSITE), get form from Campus Ministry website, or stop in Campus Ministry, Graduate Office (Rima), Immaculata Hall (Peggy's desk) or the Library (Main Desk) to peruse the catalog and order.  No Guarantee on Sale items.  Orders are due in the Campus Ministry office by Oct. 21st.

Men's Group

Men's Group  - for discussion, faith, and bonding with fellow males; meeting Thursdays, 8:30 p.m., Swartz Center.  For more information, contact Ross Capoccia, rcapoccia@m.marywood.edu or KyleTherrien , ktherrien@m.marywood.edu.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

If you have been baptized Catholic, and would like to receive the other Sacraments of Initiation (First Holy Communion and Confirmation), or if you are interested in learning more about the Catholic Church, please contact Sister Catherine Luxner (luxner@marywood.edu) or call the Campus Ministry office (570-961-4723).