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Entries for June 2016

Welcome Monsignor Jovanovic!

Posted on June 27, 2016 in: General News

Our MQP Parish Family welcomes Msgr. Robert Jovanovic, who will be moving to MQP this week as he begins his retirement. Msgr. J was recently the Pastor of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in St. Charles, and was also the Pastor of Queen of All Saints Parish in Oakville (where he lived with Fr. John) and Sacred Heart Parish in Crystal City, in addition to serving at other parishes and high schools in the Archdiocese. Msgr. J looks forward to meeting our parish family, celebrating Masses, and participating in parish events. Please welcome him and make him feel at home!  

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On Saturday, June 18, our 6th grade baseball team volunteered with the Challenger Baseball program at Tilles Park.  Challenger Baseball allows kids and young adults with disabilities to play baseball, with the help of "buddies" who volunteer to help. Our MQP kids had fun sharing their love of baseball with their buddies. Learn more:  http://www.challengerbaseball.org/ Check out the Photo Album.  Enter password MQP123 to view.  Thanks to Tom Grassi for the wonderful pictures of all the fun!   

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Soccer Coaches Meeting

Posted on June 21, 2016 in: General News

The MQP Soccer Committee will be hosting the annual pre-season Coaches Meeting on Wednesday, June 29. The meeting will take place in the Lubeley Room from 7:00—9:00 PM.  The practice field assignment, equipment distribution and general discussion topics will take place.  It is recommended that all Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches attend. Please direct any questions to soccermqp@gmail.com .  

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The 2016 MQP Service Award recipient will be announced at this year’s parish auction — November 12, 2016. The winner will be by nomination by fellow MQP parishioners. If you know of someone who gives endless hours of time, energy and talent to our church or school or overall community, please send a note of nomination to the MQP Parish Office. Please send a sealed envelope marked “Attn: MQP Service Award”. The winner will be the individual receiving the most nominations. If you have any questions, please email Kristen Figge at kristenfigge@sbcglobal.net  

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Blood Drive June 20th

Posted on June 13, 2016 in: General News

Please donate at our next MQP Blood Drive! Monday, June 20,  3:30—7:30 PM MQP Cafeteria Make an appointment at www.redcrossblood.org or call Trish Goldberg 540-3305 Remember: every 2 seconds someone needs blood; 1 in 10 people entering the hospital needs blood; 1 donation may help save 3 lives; 6 donations can ensure 1 patient has enough blood for heart surgery; 20 donations can help 1 burn victim  

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Important CYC Rules Change!

Posted on June 04, 2016 in: General News

Important Announcement from the MQP Athletic Council CYC has informed each parish that starting with Fall 2016 Soccer and Volleyball, that ALL children ages K-8th will now need an ID card in order to participate in any game for every sport. Coaches will need to collect the cards prior to the season and have them available for every game, including pre-season tournaments and regular season games.  The below link will take you to the site where you can apply for the cards.  To apply for an ID card, you`ll need a portrait photo of the card applicant and a legal document showing their date of birth. The cost...

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Fontbonne University, Aquinas Institute of Theology, and the Theology & Life Institute are co-sponsoring a series of conversations to promote a deeper understanding of race and difference in our community, particularly our Catholic community.  The program will run for five consecutive Wednesdays beginning June 22 and continuing through July 20 from 6:30 to 8:30pm in the Arnold Memorial Center of Fontbonne’s Medaille Hall. Each program will begin with the airing of an episode of the acclaimed PBS series “Eyes on the Prize.” A facilitator will then offer several discussion questions to prompt dialo...

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