The membership form is located below! Please note that membership forms may also be found at the doors just inside the church. Membership dues are $15 for the 2017-2018 year. Checks should be made payable to St. Bridget of Sweden Women’s Society. Membership forms and dues may be returned via:
– Mail to St. Bridget of Sweden Women’s Society, c/o St. Bridget Church, 175 Main Street, Cheshire, CT 06410
– An envelope marked St. Bridget of Sweden Women’s Society and placed in the collection basket any Sunday during Mass.
St. Vincent DePaul Shelter Dinner: On Sunday, May 6th, members of the St. Bridget of Sweden Women’s Society will be providing food and serving a dinner meal for approximately 125 men, women, and children at the St. Vincent DePaul Shelter in Waterbury, CT.
Volunteers are needed to provide food items and also to help serve the meal at the shelter. The food items needed are:
– 5 volunteers to provide large aluminum containers filled with ready to eat (warm / hot) meatballs in a sauce,
– 5 volunteers to each provide 3 packages of sub sandwich breads,
– 5 volunteers to each provide a large aluminum container filled with a tossed salad,
– 5 volunteers to provide a bottle of salad dressing,
– 2 volunteers to each provide a large container of grated cheese, and
– 5 volunteers to each provide three dozen cookies.
Two more volunteers are also needed to help serve the meal to the shelter attendees. (Five in total needed.)
Donations should be dropped off on Sunday, May 6th between 4 to 4:30 p.m. in the back parking lot of St. Bridget Church, near the rectory garage. Volunteers working the dinner will proceed to the shelter at 4:30 p.m.
Please contact Pat McKelvey soon to volunteer to provide one or more food items and / or volunteer to serve dinner at the shelter. Pat may be reached at 203-439-0070 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Board Meeting: Monday, May 7th, at 7 p.m. in St. Bridget Parish Center. For more information, please contact Pat McKelvey at email@example.com or (203)-439-0070.
General Membership Meeting: Monday, May 14th, at 7 p.m. in Father Frisbie Hall at St. Thomas Becket Church. All women of the parish are invited to attend. There will be a business meeting, nominations from the floor for SBSWS executive offices of President, VP, Secretary, and Treasurer, presentation of the slate of candidates, followed by elections. So far, the slate of candidates consists of: President – Patti Flynn-Harris; Vice President – Gail Rogers; Secretary – Kathy Kirby; and Treasurer – Kathleen Demers and Rosalie Fountain. For more information please contact SBSWS President, Pat McKelvey at 203-439-0070 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sign Painting Party: Join the St. Bridget of Sweden Women’s Society for a night of fellowship and fun! Create your own 4” by 24” wooden inspirational sign while enjoying a night out with your neighbors! Choose from a variety of phrases and colors and the sign will be ready to hang when you leave. The event will be held in the St. Bridget Parish Center, 171 Main Street, Cheshire on Monday, May 21, 2018 beginning at 6:45 pm.
The cost of the program is $25.00 per sign for registration by April 30th. Late registration will run from May 1st to May 12th, space permitting, at a cost of $30.00 per sign. All painting materials and instruction and light refreshments are included. You may bring your own wine. Adults only. All are welcome!
Participation is limited and prepaid registration is required. Register online at https://kpldesignswithled.regfox.com/st-bridget
Please contact Mary Fletcher at 203-651-9429 with any questions.
Board Meeting: Monday, June 4th, at 7 p.m. in St. Bridget Parish Center. For more information, please contact Pat McKelvey at email@example.com or (203)-439-0070.
Scholarship / SBSWS Installation Dinner: This event will begin with the celebration of a 6:30 p.m. Mass at St. Bridget Church. The Scholarship and Installation Dinner will immediately follow at the Manor Inn. More details about this event to be announced soon.
Our Leadership Team:
President- Pat McKelvey firstname.lastname@example.org (203)-439-0070
Vice President- Kathy Wysoczanski email@example.com (203)272-8494
Secretary- Kathy Kirby
Treasurer- Fran Clark
Hospitality- Marie Solimine, Diane Cianciola
By-Laws- Kathy Kirby
Cheer & Honor Guard- Phyliss Elengo (SBC), Peg Irwin (STBC)
Ways & Means- Cheryl Foti, Michelle Tarca
Membership- Pat Dalton
Membership Book- Pat Dalton
Publicity- Kathleen Demers
Nominating- Mary Hurd
Communications/Phone Calls- Ann Wilber, Joan Heyden
Parliamentarian- Janice Bowory
Scholarship- Joan Roczynski
Shoppers Delite- Mary Hurd, Patricia Falvey