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Women’s Advent Evening by Candlelight

Women’s Advent Evening by Candlelight

In the Spirit of Advent… Women from the parishes of Holy Redeemer, Holy Name of Jesus, and St. Sebastian are invited to share a special evening of fellowship and reflection:
“The Real Feminine Genius”
Sunday, November 24th at 5:00 pm
Holy Redeemer Parish 2700 Baldwin Street, Jenison
Facilitator: Fr. Colin Mulhall

Three ways to participate:

1) Host a table for yourself and seven friends or family members.

2) Host a table for yourself and seven other people from the parish community. As Hostess you have the opportunity to decorate a round table complete with dishes, candles, and holiday decorations. As a Hostess you also get the opportunity to bring your favorite dessert and/or appetizer to share with everyone.

3) Join with others from the community as a guest at a hosted table.

(Don’t let transportation stand in your way…let us try to help!) If you have questions, please contact Deb at 669-9220, ext. 1006 or Rhonda at 669-9220, ext. 1101

IN THE SPIRIT OF UNITY WITH OUR SISTERS THAT GO WITHOUT THINGS THAT WE OFTEN TAKE FOR GRANTED, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO BRING A GIFT FOR A WOMAN… SUGGESTED ITEMS: UNDERWEAR, SOCKS, PERFUME, LOTION, NAIL POLISH, MAKE-UP, ETC. A BASKET WILL BE PROVIDED AT THE DOOR! (GIFTS WILL BE DONATED TO A LOCAL AGENCY)

Women’s Advent Night 2019– Sunday, November 24

Guidelines and suggestions for hosting a table:
 Decorate your (round) table in an Advent/Christmas time/festive theme.
 Table coverings or tablecloths are suggested. The tables are 72” across. Table cloths at least 90” or larger (round or square) will work.
 Candles for your tables are suggested, HOWEVER, ONLY FLAMELESS CANDLES MAY BE USED DO TO OUR INSURER!
 Provide place settings for a total of 8 people.
 Each table is responsible for supplying their own appetizers and desserts. Your guests may want to help with the food.
 Keep in mind size of the tables when planning your decorations, place settings (salad/dessert plates suggested), and food. The table space will fill up fast and is limited. Please NO side tables.
 (Optional) Provide a “table favor/small token gift” for the people at your table. Think simple… dollar store, candle, an ornament, etc…
 Dress as if you were going to a holiday party.
 Set up times are on Friday, November 22nd from 9am– 3pm, Saturday, November 23rd from 4pm to 7pm, or Sunday, November 24th from 10am to 1pm.
 Plan to arrive by 4:30pm on Sunday night. Guests arrive at 5pm.
 Coffee and punch will be provided.
 (Optional) Wine or sparkling cider.
 When inviting your guests, ask them not to turn in this form.

If you have any questions, call Deb at 669-9220, ext. 1006 or Rhonda at 669-9220, ext. 1101Please cut off and return bottom portion…save top section for your information…

 PLEASE CLICK HERE TO PRINT REGISTRATION FORM

and return form to the parish office by November 14.