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Parish Announcements

Turn Back to God, America!
Please join our faith community in praying for our country. We will pray the Patriotic Rosary to begin our national day of independence. Wednesday, July 4th at 8:20AM at St. Mary of Nazareth Catholic Church. MASS WILL FOLLOW AT 9AM!
Annual Parish Golf Outing
The Men’s Club is sponsoring the annual parish golf outing on Saturday, August 4 at Otter Creek Golf Course in Ankeny with shotgun start at 8:00am. More details for signing up will be in next week’s bulletin.
Iowa\'s best event of the year, just got better........
Get a jump start on our annual Parish Auction! How? By purchasing a $5.00 chance drawing to win an Iowa State Fair Package valued at $250.00!! Package includes: 8 - Iowa State Fair admission tickets, 8 - Meal Tickets and LOTS of State Fair Goodies. Tickets can be purchased at each weekend Mass.
St. Mary\'s Night at the I-Cubs July 13th - 7:08pm
St. Mary of Nazareth Night at the I-Cubs is sponsored by the Men\'s Club here are St. Mary\'s. Tickets are available at the Men\'s Club table after each weekend Mass. All tickets Reserved Grandstand at seats $8.00 each - join us for a great time with friends and family!
Vino & Vespers Summer Series
Join us on the patio of St. Mary\'s mansion for casual summer evenings of fellowship and prayer. After the brief time of prayer, stay to sip and socialize! 7 PM on Jun 26, Jul 31 and Aug 28. See bulletin for RSVP info.
Baptism Class
There will be a baptism class on Saturday, June 30 at 9:30am. If you want your child baptized and need to take the class, please contact the parish office to get signed up, 276-4042.
Annual Diocesan Appeal
Can’t find your pledge card? No problem! We have extras in the back of the church. You can donate by check (payable to the Diocese of Des Moines) and mail it to the parish office or drop it in the collection basket. See the bulletin for more options.
Faith Formation Registration 2018-2019
Registration forms for the 2018-2019 school year have been mailed out. You will use the form to register your kids for Faith Formation, Confirmation Prep, and SMART Youth Group. See the bulletin for more information.
St. Mary’s is Looking For YOU!!!!!
Are you looking for a way to express your creativity? Meet new friends? Then become part of a long-time St. Mary\'s tradition . . . . Our Fall Auction Team! There are lots of ways to help! Find out more. Call Mary Ann, 669-8022.


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Click here for Mass and Activities Cancellation Policy

Cancellations due to Weather:

Daily Mass: If Des Moines Public Schools cancel classes for the day OR have delayed school buses, daily Mass will be cancelled.

Faith Formation, LIFE TEEN and Adult Choir: If the Johnston Community School District cancels classes for the day or has an early dismissal due to bad weather, Faith Formation, LIFE TEEN and Adult Choir will also be cancelled.