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J.A.M. Camp 2015

SunThe Jesus and Me Summer Program, hosted by the New Beginnings Preschool Program atSun St James, is for children, ages from 2 – 12 years of age. Each week is filled with TONS OF FUN!!. There will be games, crafts, discovery and exploration, singing, Bible stories, and “Jamming with Jesus” each morning.JAM Kids

Choose one week, or choose EVERY WEEK
Days and Times: Monday - Friday from 9:00am – 1:00pm
What to bring: Bag lunch and morning snack from home each day
Cost: $70 per week and a one-time $25 Registration Fee
Camp Dates and Themes for 2015
Week 1: June 1 – 5: Getting’ Down and Dirty (Plants and Gardening
W)eek 2: June 8 – 12: Pirates and Mermaids (Beach Week)
      Closed June 15 – 19 for St. James VBS
!Week 3: June 22 – 26: Patriotic Week
      Closed June 29 – July 3: Have a safe and happy 4th of July Holiday
Week 4: July 6 – 10: The Wild, Wild Wes
tWeek 5: July 13 – 17: A Bug’s Life
      Closed July 20 – 24 for Totus Tuus at St. James
Week 6: July 27 – 31 Frozen Week (Ice Cream Party on the last day)

*Please note that class assignments are contingent upon the number enrolled. Some classes may be merged with the closest age appropriate grouping (i.e.; ages 3 and 4 or ages 8 – 10)

Registration forms can be found in the vestibule of the church, the pre-school or the parish office. Call Suzanne Carney at 704-262-3498 for more information

St. James the Greater Family Dinner

MeatLoafThe St. James the Greater Family Dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 27th in Geiger Hall. Serving time will be from 5:15pm until 6:30pm.
Featuring: Chicken Marsala, Mashed Potatoes, Vegetable, Salad, Drink and Fabulous Desserts
Adults:                    $6.00
Children under 12     $3.00
Incredible meal, incredible fellowship, incredible people, Incredible price. Make your reservations by noon Monday, May 25th by calling the church office at 704-720-0600

No Teen Mass in Summer

TeenMassThere will be NO Teen Mass during the summer months. The last Teen Mass before summer break will be Sunday, June 7th and this Mass will resume in September

Dylan Savage

Dylan SavageWith great joy the parish family of Saint James the Greater welcomes as its new music and choir director Dylan Savage, D.M.

Dylan Savage is a Bösendorfer Concert Artist, a Capstone Records recording artist, and a first place winner of the Rome Festival Orchestra Competition. He has performed throughout the U.S., Virgin Islands, Malta, Austria, and Italy as a soloist and collaborative artist. Recent performances include recitals in Washington, DC, at the Anderson House and the Austrian Embassy.

Parish Council - We Need You

We are looking to fill the following vacancies for the Parish Council:We Need You
· Community Outreach Commission Leader
· At-Large Parish Council
· Night Shelter Coordinator
If you are interested in volunteering for one of these positions, please email Patti Andruzzi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Knights of Columbus Poker Night

pokerKnights of Columbus Poker Night will take place on Saturday, June 6th at 6:30 pm in McGiveny Hall located in Gill Hall. Games take place the 1st Saturday of the month. Parishioners 18 years of age and older, men and women, are invited to join the Knights for their monthly Poker Night. Refreshments are available at the game, so come and spend an evening with fellow card players.

NEW to the Parish?

WelcomeParishNEW to the parish since January 2015? Welcome to Saint James the Greater Newcomer Dinner. Meet and Greet fellow new parishioners, the Welcome Committee, our pastor and members of the Parish Council—-and some most excellent cooks, too. Enjoy appetizers, good good, babysitting, a nice gift or two and lots more. The night is our parish’s way of saying, “Welcome!”. Look for an invitation in the mail soon. RSVP to the church office {704-720-0600} by Tuesday, June 5th. Save the Date:::Wednesday, June 10th, 6:00 pm in Geiger Hall:::