SEPTEMBER 6, 2019
ST. CLARE CONNECTION
THIS WEEKEND
St. Clare Parish School of Religion (PSR)
Classes for K—8 begin September 8
See bulletin for important graduated start times for this weekend only!
OKTOBERFEST: SATURDAY, SEPT. 28
3:00 - 11:00 PM
We need YOU to make Oktoberfest a success!
Stop by the Oktoberfest table after Mass this weekend to find out more!

HELP PROMOTE OKTOBERFEST!
Pick up a yard sign to put out and pick up flyers to put up at work, the library, a school or businesses you frequent.

QUICK LINKS TO OKTOBERFEST!
All info is on our main page. From dinner details to basket raffle ideas!
Buy and sell raffle tickets!
Need more? Pick them up/turn them in after Mass or in the parish office.
Sign up to help before, during & after!
Sign up for the 5K Run or Kids Fun Run. 5K starts at 4:00 p.m; Kids Run follows.
Be a sponsor (businesses or individuals)!
Donate today and get your business name out there for all to see.
Sign up to donate prizes and food items! 
Sign up to reserve a spot for the Roaming Riddle Escape Room!
HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING AT ST. CLARE
ST. CLARE SENIORS
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 AT 6:30 PM IN FELLOWSHIP HALL
Sharpen up your wits --we are playing Trivia and then feasting on Italian cuisine!
Plan to attend and bring a new member or a friend.
SECOND SATURDAY'S MEN GROUP: MOVIE NIGHT
SEPTEMBER 14 FOLLOWING 5:00 PM MASS
BYOB (Bring your own beverage: beer, soda, etc.) and BYOC (Bring your own cash: delivery food will be purchased by the attendees).
This year The Cornerstone will be studying the Letters of Peter, James and John, pillars of the early Church. Though short, these letters are filled with inspired teaching which is still pertinent to us today. Meetings are Wednesday mornings from 9:30—11:30 beginning SEPTEMBER 18th in the Fellowship Hall. For more information please call Kristy Turner at 618-402-0885 or email at krisnturner@hotmail.com. 
ALTAR SODALITY
All women of the parish are invited to join the Altar Sodality for a delicious potluck dinner on Monday, September 16 at 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall as we begin another season. Fried chicken and desserts will be provided. Please bring a side dish to share. If you signed up during the recent ministry sign up, please join us! 
Sept 8 Youth Group Meeting 6—7:30 pm
Sept 15 High School and Crazy 8’s (Jr. Hi)
Bonfire 6—8 p.m. St. Clare Garden Pavilion
Sept 22 Youth Group Meeting 6—7:30 pm 
Youth help with snow cones & face painting at Oktoberfest from 3—11 Sign up online!
Sept. 29 No meeting; rest after Oktoberfest
High school youth from any parish or any faith are welcome to St. Clare Youth Group any time. We meet on Sunday nights in the Youth Room on the lower level of St. Clare School and also play
games in the school gym.
QUICK LINKS