St. Philip Neri Catholic Parish
Co-Leaders: Kelly Wright
Kelly at 484-347-7875 or email@example.com
Share Your Memories!
Do you like to reminisce about the Good Old Days when you were a kid in the Valley?
Do you remember your First Holy Communion at St. Philip Neri?
Do you have wedding pictures or Confirmation Pictures?
Do you want to learn about the history of St. Philip Neri Parish?
Come view a slide show outlining our past!
Why not share your pictures and memories?
June 12. 2016 at the Parish Breakfast
From 10:00 AM till 12:00 noon.
Historical Committee members will be on hand to talk with you and answer your questions (or ask YOU questions!)
HISTORICAL COMMITTEE INTERVIEW QUESTIONS
1. Were you a member of St. Philip Neri Parish since birth?
2. If not, how long have you been a parishioner?
3. How long did your parents live in the Valley and when did they first become parishioners?
4. Did you attend St. Philip Neri School?
5. What are you earliest memories of the parish?
6. Who do you first remember as pastor of the parish?
7. What were some of the activities in the parish?
8. Do you know any current parishioners who were also early members of the parish/school?
9. Did you attend school with any current parishioners?
10. Do you have any old photos from the parish or any of the events in the parish?
11. Could you share with us what you remember about the parish, the administration, the school staff, etc.
12. Are there any historical facts you could share with us?
13. What was the “Valley” like?
14. What can you tell us about some of the Spiritual events (Mass, Sacraments) and social events in the parish.
15. Do you know anything about the bingo games with live chickens?
The Historical Committee is looking for articles of historical significance pertaining to St. Philip Neri Church and School, for example: Sacramental documents and religious items from Green Lane Chapel and East Greenville Church. Items from the school might be old yearbooks or pictures.
These items will be displayed in a locked glass case in the Parish Hall and/or the Catholic Family Life Center during the time of our 100th Anniversary in 2019. Items can be loaned temporarily or donated to the church.
Contact Kelly Wright at 484-347-7875.
Our Meeting Room is now located at Saint Philip Neri Rectory, Pennsburg, in the downstairs Meeting Room.
Leader: Kelly Wright
Description: BINGO is held on the first Sunday of each month in the Parish Hall.
Doors open at 12 Noon with games beginning at 1:00 PM. It is open to parishioners and the general public.
The kitchen serves a variety of food and beverages.
Leader: William Robinson
Contact info: 215-896-5949
Description: Parish Breakfast is served in the Parish Hall on the second (2nd) Sunday of each month with the exception of April, June, July and August.
Doors open at 8:00 AM till 12:00 PM. Breakfast is open to the general public and is convenient to the before and after Mass crowd.
2020 Breakfast Menu for January; February; March; September, October & November:
Under 12: $4.00
Under 2: FREE
There will be a special menu for May, 2020 and December, 2020.
Please note: there will be no breakfast in April, June, July, and August.
Leader: Bill Robinson
Description: A parish run function for car enthusiasts to display cars on the last Friday evening in July. The committee is comprised of volunteers from the Parish and meet on a monthly basis in the rectory.
Leader: Lee Johnson
Contact info: 215-679-6309 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: There are 10 members in the Garden Club. We meet every Wednesday at 5:00 pm March through October.
We maintain the grounds around the church, social hall and rectory. Care of the grounds includes: planting (flowers, shrubs & trees), weeding, watering, mulching; edging, trimming (trees & bushes) and whatever else might be necessary.
We also have a spring and fall cleanup and invite all the parishioners to participate.
If you enjoy the outdoors and gardening, we invite you to join our group on Wednesday's from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm (weather pending) beginning April and continuing thru October. If this does not fit into your schedule, feel free to come out on another day! For more information or to find out what we do or how you can be of assistance. Call Lee Johnson (number above).
Leader: Bill Gillespie
Contact info: 215-280-4860
Description: Dedicated parishioner volunteers mow selected areas of the parish grounds on a weekly basis during late spring into early autumn.
Equipment is housed and maintained in a secure garage on the parish grounds.
Anyone who wishes to volunteer their time, call the leader, Bill Gillespie.
SPN SENIOR CLUB:
The newly elected Officers of the Senior Club are as follows:
President: Dawn Ellis
Vice President: Tony Bauer
Secretary: Denise Walsh
Treasurer: Lee Johnson
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS, FR. LEO LETTERHOUSE COUNCIL #6614
Leader: Grand Knight: Joseph Bittner
Description: The Knights of Columbus is a Catholic family service organization open to all practical Catholic gentleman 18 years or older.
1325 Klinerd Road, Pennsburg, PA 18073
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Rectory Telephone: (215) 679-9275
Rectory Fax: (215) 679-0386
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