Don Bosco Feast Day Celebration 2013
Under the direction of Fr. Paul the Mary Help Buildings and Groundsteam, Tom and Kay Conroy our missionaries, the MHC Yout...
With all the seats occupied, the crowd spilled over into the bleachers.Over 600 people came together to celebrate their fa...
Fr. Dennis Donovan, former director of Mary Help of Christians Centerwas on hand to greet everyone, preach the homily, and...
Fr. Steve Ryan rededicated and blessed the recently repaired pool.Thanks to the Donovans and other generous donors who mad...
God sent us a perfect day! The children played field games, enjoyed thebounce house and simply enjoyed being kids! Many to...
Thanks to the Mexican community of Pope John XXIII for providing andsupervising the bounce houses. They were a hit!
The Costello Clan with the help of dedicated volunteers turned thebasketball courts into a flea market. Many bargains were...
At Mary Help we can never have too many cooks in the kitchen!
There was plenty to eat and plenty to choose from: Filipino food;Mexican chicken, rice and beans; hamburgers and hot dogs;...
Yummy! The dessert table!
Couples for Christ brought Filipino food!
Everyone enjoyed eating in the pavilion, courtyard, or on the porch. Theweather was perfect and so was the food.
There were bargains galore at the flea market.
Vendors offered treasures for sale at the craft fair.
The old game room and Mary Help of Christians hall were filled withvendors at the craft fair and antique show.
Italian Ice anyone?
Fr. Joseph and the ladies of the Korean community doing a line dance.
Fr. Steve, Dr. Kim and Rosa join in the fun!
Couples for Christ do tinikling. One mistake and OUCH!
While the adults enjoy the show, the kids enjoy field games.
Fr. Steve and Fr. Joseph take a turn! Are they defying gravity?
Beautiful Mexican dancing as Korean children look on!
Korean Drummers
Elegant Korean Dancers
Dr. Kim presents a check for $14,000 to the Boys and Girls Club on behalfof the Korean members of Mary Help of Christians.
The action packed day ended with a Rosary Procession that started at ouroutdoor chapel by the lake.
Rosary Procession
Next year? Even bigger and better! Over $9,500 was raised to helpreduce the parish debt. Imagine what we can do if we cont...
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Don bosco feast day celebration 2013

  1. 1. Don Bosco Feast Day Celebration 2013
  2. 2. Under the direction of Fr. Paul the Mary Help Buildings and Groundsteam, Tom and Kay Conroy our missionaries, the MHC Youth Group,parents and volunteers transformed the gym into a sacred space!
  3. 3. With all the seats occupied, the crowd spilled over into the bleachers.Over 600 people came together to celebrate their faith and the charismof St. John Bosco, Friend of the Young and the Poor.
  4. 4. Fr. Dennis Donovan, former director of Mary Help of Christians Centerwas on hand to greet everyone, preach the homily, and take part in therededication of the pool. Everyone was glad to see him!
  5. 5. Fr. Steve Ryan rededicated and blessed the recently repaired pool.Thanks to the Donovans and other generous donors who made thispossible. Now we get to swim!
  6. 6. God sent us a perfect day! The children played field games, enjoyed thebounce house and simply enjoyed being kids! Many took advantage ofthe horse rides over near the petting zoo.
  7. 7. Thanks to the Mexican community of Pope John XXIII for providing andsupervising the bounce houses. They were a hit!
  8. 8. The Costello Clan with the help of dedicated volunteers turned thebasketball courts into a flea market. Many bargains were to be found.
  9. 9. At Mary Help we can never have too many cooks in the kitchen!
  10. 10. There was plenty to eat and plenty to choose from: Filipino food;Mexican chicken, rice and beans; hamburgers and hot dogs; spaghettiand meatballs; and scrumptious desserts donated by local bakeries.
  11. 11. Yummy! The dessert table!
  12. 12. Couples for Christ brought Filipino food!
  13. 13. Everyone enjoyed eating in the pavilion, courtyard, or on the porch. Theweather was perfect and so was the food.
  14. 14. There were bargains galore at the flea market.
  15. 15. Vendors offered treasures for sale at the craft fair.
  16. 16. The old game room and Mary Help of Christians hall were filled withvendors at the craft fair and antique show.
  17. 17. Italian Ice anyone?
  18. 18. Fr. Joseph and the ladies of the Korean community doing a line dance.
  19. 19. Fr. Steve, Dr. Kim and Rosa join in the fun!
  20. 20. Couples for Christ do tinikling. One mistake and OUCH!
  21. 21. While the adults enjoy the show, the kids enjoy field games.
  22. 22. Fr. Steve and Fr. Joseph take a turn! Are they defying gravity?
  23. 23. Beautiful Mexican dancing as Korean children look on!
  24. 24. Korean Drummers
  25. 25. Elegant Korean Dancers
  26. 26. Dr. Kim presents a check for $14,000 to the Boys and Girls Club on behalfof the Korean members of Mary Help of Christians.
  27. 27. The action packed day ended with a Rosary Procession that started at ouroutdoor chapel by the lake.
  28. 28. Rosary Procession
  29. 29. Next year? Even bigger and better! Over $9,500 was raised to helpreduce the parish debt. Imagine what we can do if we continue workingtogether!!!!!

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