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Please note change to class schedule for April:

Years 1, 2, & 3 April 21 at St. James 

First Communion:  April 25, 10:00 and 2:00

Junior High:  
Year 7:  April 19, 5:15-6:00   
Confirmation I:  April 19, 6:15-7:00
Confirmation II:  April 19, 7:15, followed by rehearsal and parent meeting
Sacrament of Confirmation will be Celebrated on May 4, and May 12, 7:00PM

Religious Education Invitation

All are welcome to join us for an Animated Mass on Tuesday, April 21st at 6:30 pm at St. James! This is a special Mass where we take time to stop and explain parts of the Mass. It’s a beautiful learning opportunity for all ages and helps to make Mass an even more meaningful experience for us all!

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Please note the following dates:

April 25:  Mancini Cup - Open to youth in grades 6-9, at Soccer NS (indoor) in Clayton Park.  Please contact Catherine Burnham, at the parish office by April 17 to join the team.  Our parish won the cup last year, and we'd love to put together another great team this year!

May 2:  Strengths Retreat - 9:00-11:30, St. James. The retreat is for all who have learned their top 5 Signature themes of talent, whether you have attended workshops or not. This will be a time of prayer, witness, reflection and discussion on 'Discipleship--How am I using my talents?,' so that we each can reflect more deeply on how we can better use our talents in the particular circumstances and challenges of our lives.  Please register with office by Monday, April 27.

July 3-5: Steubenville Atlantic - Dalhousie University Steubenville Atlantic is our annual high school youth conference that happens on the campus of Dalhousie University from July 3-5. It’s part of a series of 20 conferences across North America that bring thousands of teens closer to Christ every year. This is our ninth year running Steubenville Atlantic, and we’re one of only two conferences in Canada!