June 30, 2017
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Middle school students invited to discipleship camps
Middle school students in the Diocese of Erie are encouraged to register for Discipleship Camp Totus Tuus. The next camp is July 16-19. Go to http://www.onthevine.us/summer-discipleship-camps/ for more information or to register. The camps are sponsored by the Office of Youth & Young Adult Ministry.

Oil City parish to host Heritage Festival this summer
St. Stephen Parish in Oil City will hold its annual Heritage Festival July 20-22 in conjunction with Oil City’s Oil Heritage Festival. Events will include games for children and adults, raffles, a gift auction and bake sale. All events will be held on the church grounds at the corner of State and Front streets in Oil City. Game booths and concession stands will be open July 20 from 5 to 10 p.m., July 21 from 6 to 10 p.m., and July 22 from 4 to 10 p.m. Questions may be directed to Connie Schwabenbauer at 814-677-5928 or Bonnie Zacherl at 814-827-6397.

Our Lady of Mercy to host street dance
Our Lady of Mercy Parish, 837 Bartlett Road, Harborcreek, will host a street dance on July 22 from 7 to 10 p.m. in the church parking lot. All are welcome. BYOB and bring your own lawn chair, blanket and bug spray. Enjoy various activities, including corn hole.

Healing Mass scheduled at Holy Rosary Church
Father David Poulson, pastor of St. Anthony Parish in Cambridge Springs, will be the main presider at a healing Mass Aug. 1 at 6:30 p.m. at Holy Rosary Church, 2701 East Ave., Erie. Doors open at 6 p.m. so that those who attend may write their petitions before Mass. For more information, call Pat Montefiore at 814-823-3968.

Principal sought for Catholic school in Bradford
The Catholic Schools Office of the Diocese of Erie is seeking a principal for St. Bernard Elementary School, Bradford, for the 2017-18 school year. For more details on the position and the application process, go to http://www.ErieRCD.org/schools8.htm.

Ribbon cassettes for electric typewriter available at no cost
Ribbon cassettes for Canon AP11 electric typewriter are available at no cost by contacting Donna Clark, pastoral minister at Our Lady of Mercy Parish, Harborcreek, at 814-899-5342.

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