Upcoming Dates
November 19
2:30pm Chess Club
November 20
7:45am Birthday Blessing Mass (Nov/July)
6pm Reconciliation Mtg
November 21
2:30pm School Mass Singers
November 22
Report Cards Sent Home
2:30pm Art Club
November 23/24
November 26
Turkey Day Out of Uniform
2:30pm Chess Club
November 27
NO School - In-Service Day
6:30pm Thanksgiving Mass
Novembr 28-29
NO School - Thanksgiving Break
December 2
NO School - Sustaining the Mission
December 3
Classes Resume
2:30pm Chess Club
December 4
Mission wear/uniform bottoms
7:45am Children's Mass
6:30pm Athletics Mtg
December 5
2:30pm School Mass Singers
December 6
2:30pm Art Club
Quick Links

262-965-2214 - Dousman
262-524-0667 - First Student
262-691-9868 - GoRiteway
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Wendy Hildebrand or 414-526-3877 (text)

The next meeting will be December 9th, at 6:30pm.
KEEPING ALL OF OUR STUDENTS SAFE
Read the labels at each purchase! Manufacturing processes change!
Avoid items with allergy and ingredient alerts such as: "May Contain Peanut or Tree Nuts" "Processed on shared equipment with Peanuts or Tree Nuts" "Manufactured in a plant with Peanut or Tree Nuts" "Contains Peanut or Tree Nut Ingredients" Your diligence is keeping an allergic child safe at school. 
St. Anthony Mom's Night Out!

Friday Nov. 22nd
6:30pm-???

Sunset Grill,  W278N2315 Prospect Ave (bottom floor)
 
Questions?
Contact Colleen Schmitt 262-424-9489 or 
Natalie Sommerfeld 414-841-0368

O Come Little Children

  Sunday, Dec. 15th
10:15-11:45am


We hope you can join us in the PLC (lunchroom) for this fun-filled tradition of singing Christmas carols, gathering to make a craft as a family, decorating cookies, and hearing the Christmas story. All ages welcome!
St. Anthony on the Lake Parish
Ministries

Early Childhood Field Trip
Dec. 2nd at 9am will be our annual trip to Mission Creek to visit with the residents. We will hand out candy canes, do a craft, and sing Christmas songs. Afterward, those who want to can go to McDonalds nearby for lunch.

Early Childhood
Our parish offers several programs for preschool-aged children and their guardians. Join the planning committee, meet other moms at the playgroup or burn off energy at the Open Gym.

Mom's Group meets every other Tuesday from 9:30-11am. The next meeting is Nov. 19th. Childcare available with pre-registration.

Join us Nov. 20th  at 6:30pm at Creative License DIY Art Studio in Pewaukee. 


Women's Advent Reflection
Gather on Saturday, Nov. 23rd at 8:30am. Presentation from 9am-1pm at  St. Anthony on the Lake. Cost is  $20 which includes lunch. Register by Sunday, November 17th.

SPARK!
Spend time with Jesus in Adoration specifically geared for teens and young adults and all are welcome! Join us Monday, Nov. 25 from 6:30-7:30pm in the Daily Mass Chapel. Stay the hour or stop in for 15 minutes.
 
 
November 18, 2019
From the Desk of Ellen Knippel, Principal

Dear Parents,
The week ahead will be another busy one!  If you forgot to send in your donation for The House of Peace food boxes, tomorrow is the last day before the boxes go out.

This Wednesday we will have our Birthday Blessing for students with birthdays in November and July.

Provided we have no "glitches" in the system, report cards will come home this Friday, November 22nd.

Please note there will be no weekly newsletter for next week. Blessings as we finish the last full week before break!

Happy Thanksgiving to all!
Mrs. Ellen Knippel
School News
HOAX Texts/Emails
Fr. Tony doesn't make personal requests for financial assistance through email/text. Do not respond to such messages and if you receive one,  please notify Ben Brzeski or Art Scheuber in the Parish Office at 262-691-1173.

Out of Uniform, Nov. 26th
Students may dress out of uniform next Tuesday. Happy Thanksgiving!

Culver's Night!, Nov. 26th
The next Culver's Night will be Tuesday, Nov. 26th. Come to the Culver's on Grandview Blvd between 5-8pm. 

School Volunteer Opportunities Form
Please return the school volunteer opportunities form if you have not had a chance to do so.

Gaudete Youth Choir
The Guadete Youth Choir begins this week for guys and girls from 6th-12th grades.  Rehearsals will be held Wednesdays from 5-6:30 p.m. It's a great way to earn service hours. Please see our complete  Fall schedule. Contact  Julie Farrell to sign up. 

Basketball Superfan Admission and Superfan t-shirts
For $30 a year you will receive free admission to ALL home basketball games for your entire family. No cash needed; no pass needed!  Your family name will be on the Superfan list at the admissions table for each league and tournament game played at  St. Anthony on the Lake School.  Superfan  t-shirts are also available for $10. Great gift for school and parish families! The Superfan t-shirt can be worn on Spirit Wear days at school! Youth and adult sizes available.  Deadline to order t-shirts is Tuesday, November 19th. Be a Superfan Family ! Contact Tracy with questions.

After School Art Club, Dec.
Students will make art inspired by Christmas spirit with Mrs. Drees. Information and Registration

Mission Wear, Dec. 4th
Students should wear their "We Are Called" mission shirts with uniform bottoms.

Christmas Concert News
Our Christmas Concert will be done slightly differently this year. Click  Here for more info. 
We Are Called to Serve
Offertory Gift Bearers  Sign-up

Altar Servers  Sign up here  (Grade 5+)
  
Hot Lunch Volunteers/Lunchroom Helpers
Questions? Email  Becca Jambois.
This week's servers:
Tues - Need Two
Wed and Thurs -  Need  One More
Fri - Need Two
Next Mon - Need One More

Playground Duty - 2 per day
Two are needed from 11:25am-12:40pm. Details and sign up for an Aug-Dec slot(s).
Tues and Thurs - Need One More
Next Tues - Need One More

School Volunteer Opportunities
We encourage EVERYONE to volunteer at our school and parish. It's our culture and fosters a strong sense of community. How can you find something that fits in with your schedule? Check out our school volunteer webpage. Check often for new opportunities!

Children's Liturgy of the Word
Grade 6 and up are needed during the 9am Masses.  Sign Up .

Mass Childcare Volunteers
Volunteer to help  in the childcare room during any weekend Mass (Grade 6 and up).

Childcare Volunteers for Special Programs/Meetings 
The childcare room is looking for volunteers (grade 6 and up) to help out at upcoming special events. Sign Up  

MacCanon Brown Homeless Sanctuary 
On Nov. 23rd & 24th, MBHS will speak briefly at our Masses. We are asking people to contribute to their immediate needs: blankets and throws--all sizes (new or clean and gently used), gloves and mittens-all sizes for both genders and all ages, toilet tissue, socks for cold weather, body/hand lotions, energy or protein bars. There will be a MBHS table in the gathering space of church.

Atlas of Art with Kids, Dec. 7th
Families with children 6+ do an art project from 10:30am-12pm with children who live at Hope Street Ministry in Milwaukee. Project provided.
Classroom Corner

The 8th graders interviewed Veterans after the Veteran's Day Mass. 


Students made cards, pictures, and wrote letters that will be sent to Veterans. They also listened to a story about Veteran's Day.
Prayers, Celebrations, & Gratitude
Prayers
Yesterday was World Day of the Poor. Pray with hope that we may serve as Jesus served, with love and compassion.

Pray for those undergoing cancer treatment.

Thank You!
Thank you to the attendees of the 2019 Girl Scout Brunch!  We had a great turn out and enjoyed the time spent with the special women in our lives.   We raised a total of $260 for "Sponsor an Angel" benefiting Mother Redeemer Girl's Orphanage in Piura, Peru.  I will be sending a hard copy of the picture taken to school to get to your family. If you want a copy emailed, please contact Angela Again, thank you so much for attending and for the generous donations!

Submit prayer requests, celebrations or a thank you to  this email.
Purchase Scrip after Mass, through school, or order  online Questions? Email  Scrip Coordinators

Box Tops for Education
Have you downloaded the new Box Tops app? It's easy to use and you can see the total school year earnings and your personal contribution!   Questions?  Contact  Angie Lois .  

For $30 your family can receive free admission to ALL home basketball games. Superfan t-shirts are also available for $10. Deadline for Superfan shirts is Nov. 19th.

Do you have an athletic picture to share or game results? Send them to  this email .

Calendar Raffle Winners can be found in the church bulletin.
Newsletter Submissons
Email MELANIE SOBOTKA at  commschool@stanthony.cc
Submissions due Friday for inclusion in the following Monday's newsletter