Monthly Archive September 2013

Annual Family Picnic

A perfect ending to summer was the Annual Family Picnic held on Saturday, September 14. While the weather was cool, the sunny day beckoned some of the residents and family members outdoors to enjoy their picnic lunch. Picnic fare, prepared by Sr. Emilie and the kitchen staff, was in abundance in two locations: hamburgers, hot Read more…

Celebrating the Feast of St Jeanne Jugan

Each August we set aside nine days leading up to the Feast Day of our Foundress, Saint Jeanne Jugan, for a Novena of Masses offering thanks to all who support our mission.   A basket filled with personal petitions from Residents, family and friends, was placed in front of the altar before Mass during the nine Read more…

A Picnic in the Park!

By Kate Robichaud, Activities Director On the 21st of August some fortunate third floor residents traveled to Colt State Park in Bristol, RI for a barbeque picnic. It was a beautiful, comfortable, summer day. We grilled hotdogs, and hamburgers, and had all the fixings to provide a delicious picnic lunch. After lunch, a game of baseball Read more…