St. Maria Goretti Euchre Tournament Feb. 9


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Originally Posted Online: Feb. 04, 2013, 8:55 am
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Press release submitted by Mary Ann Lapaczonek


EUCHRE TOURNAMENT

Where: St Maria Goretti Church Coal Valley, Il

When: Saturday, February 9th 6:30 p.m.

Cost: $10.00

For: African mission work by Father Nemo and Father Paulin, priests who do summer work at St Maria Goretti.

Many door prizes and snacks. Beverages available for purchase.

Everyone welcome, and novices encouraged to come.

Info: Mary Ann Lapaczonek 799-7871 or 781-6591

















 



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