LENT: Service Saturdays
During the holy season of Lent, we devote ourselves to fasting, prayer, and works of charity. We've planned five service projects here at St. Leo's.
project 1: Habitat for humanity restore
team captains: pete & linda domingue
date: Saturday, february 24, 9am-11:15am/11:15am-1:30pm
age: 16 & UP
spots: 10 per shift
Parishioners will help out at Habitat for Humanity's Retail Store, unloading donations, assembling donated items, organizing new inventory, and helping customers.
project 2: Church grounds
team captains: michael & renee box
date: Saturday, march 3, 7am/10am
age: 10 & UP
Parishioners will help out at St. Leo's Church and Grounds. There will be projects for all skill levels.
project 3: Second harvest food bank
team captains: melanie heintz & lucy toups
date: Saturday, March 10, 9am - 12pm
age: 13 & UP
Parishioners will sort donations, check expiration dates, re-box items, and send them out.
project 4: easter cards
team captains: cheryl moss & jaimie toups
date: Saturday, March 17, 10am
age: all ages
Parishioners will make Easter cards for soldiers, the elderly, the sick, the homeless, and the imprisoned. There will also be a teaching about the corporal works of mercy.
Project 5: courtyard manor nursing home
team captains: kyle & kristina lavergne
date: Saturday, March 24, 2pm-4pm
age: all ages
Parishioners will visit with residents and enjoy games of BINGO/Pokeno.