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More News
(The newsletter formerly known as Family Flyer)
More Fest is right around the corner and we need your help!

MoreFest is coming up quickly and just over a week away! We still need your help in spreading the word, inviting friends and family, and as volunteers - we have many opportunities for you to bless us with your time and talent!

Ways in which you can help others discover MoreFest:
Thank you and I look forward to getting dunked frequently by your kids!

Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam,

James Olsen
Advancement Director
Thursday, Sept. 22
Outdoor Mass of the Holy Spirit at CHS Field - Live Stream Here

Thursday, Sept. 29
St. Thomas More Cub Scout Sign-ups

Saturday, Oct. 1
MoreFest   and Spaghetti Feed

MoreFest 2016

MoreFest 2016 is just over a week away!  Come join the party on Saturday, October 1 from 

For the kids, there will be games, crazy hair, and inflatables! Ms. Koenig will now be joining Mr. Olsen as a volunteer for the dunk tank!

For the adults, there will be a beer and wine tent as well as the ever popular Wine Ring Toss and Prize Lotto and now thanks to HealthSource Chiropractic, a massage area!   

You also don't want to miss the  RAFFLE DRAWING!  Grand prize is $1500, with two secondary winners of $500 each.

Dance-n-Magic has also kindly offered to raffle off a dance birthday party!

12PM-4PM Festival
4:30PM Mass
5:30PM-8:30PM Spaghetti Dinner ($5 Indiv/$20 Family), bingo, and raffle draw

Come for the food, stay for the camaraderie, and have some fun!
Thank you to our current sponsors (the list is growing!):  

I f you would like to explore sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to James Olsen at or call 651-224-4836

Pinwheels for Peace

The entire St. Thomas More Community participated in World Peace Day on Wednesday, September 21.  

Each student made a pinwheel  and placed it on the boulevard. Thank you for leading by example!

Join Cub Scouts!

Initial informational session meeting is Thursday, Sept. 29. 

For more details, please contact STM dad Paul Humbert at

2016-17 Meetings: 
September 29 - First Meeting (6:30 - 7:30: Gym)
October 27 - Base Camp (6:00 - 7:30 or 8:00: Off-site)
November 17 - Raingutter Regatta (6:30 - 8:00: Cafeteria)
December 8 - Wreath Celebration/Pizza Party (6:00 - 7:00: Cafeteria)
January - Polar Camp (weekend TBD: Off-site)
February 9 - Blue and Gold Dinner (6:00 - 7:30: Cafeteria and Auditorium)
March 16 - Pinewood Derby Practice (6:00 - 8:00 - Open House: Auditorium)
March 18 - Pinewood Derby (10:00 - 12:00: Auditorium)
April 27 - Volunteer Event (date and time may change: Off-site)
May 11 - Year End Picnic (6:00 - 7:30off-site)
Volunteers Needed

Our Advancement Director, James Olsen, needs volunteers with knowledge in the following areas:
                • Marketing
                • Branding
                • Video Production
                • Print/Publishing
                • Graphic Design
If you have interest or know of others with skills and interests in these areas, please reach out to James at - thank you!
All School Dance Update

Thanks to everyone who attended the all school back to school dance this past Saturday . It was a great success! Special thanks to the 8th graders who helped organize and run the event. 

We had a great showing from all the grades  on Saturday  night but the class winners of the attendance award who will have a day of no homework and out of uniform passes is the 5th grade with 85% attendance. Way to go 5th graders!

Sept. 29
Beef Stew
Baking Powder Biscuit
Baby Carrots
Pineapple Tidbits

Sept. 30
Roasted Chicken Burrito Bowl*
Roasted Chicken
Black Beans*
Lime Rice*
Tortilla Chips*
Shredded Lettuce*
Shredded Cheddar Cheese*
Sour Cream*
*Students may choose the
combination of their bowl.
Baby Carrots
Mandarin Oranges

St. Thomas More Catholic School | 1065 Summit Avenue  St. Paul, MN 55105 
651.224.4836 |