The Blessing of Animals
Oct 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

 We invite you to bring your pet(s) to have them blessed during our daily evening Mass on Monday, October 4, at the 5:30 PM in honor of St. Francis of Assisi. The Mass and blessing will take place outside in the yard behind the rectory. However, in case of bad weather, Mass will be held in the church. If you are unable to attend Mass, our priests will be in the yard behind the rectory from 4:30 to 5:15 PM for your pet’s blessing only. Please have your pets on a leash or in a carrier. All pets and their owners are welcome!

Sisters in Faith
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Thank you very much to Gerald Agoglia, Director of Off the Streets, for his wonderful presentation on this ministry to get people “off the streets” and into homes. This ministry changes lives one family at a time! OTS will be hosting a virtual FUNDRAISER on Wednesday, October 6th, from 7:30-9. Professor Julie Pycior will lead a conversation on her latest book, “Dorothy Day, Thomas Merton and the Greatest Commandment: Radical Love in Times of Crisis.” OTS is asking for a $20 donation to attend this virtual event. More information to follow. Save the date! We will NOT have an August Meeting. Happy and peaceful summer to all!

Public Square Rosary Rally
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 We want to invite you to join us in a Public Square Rosary Rally on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at 12:00 noon at Our Lady of Assumption, This Public Square Rosary, sponsored by America Needs Fatima, will be one of over 20,000 rallies that will take place all across the United States on that day. Please join us in offering reparation for the sins and offenses committed against the Immaculate Heart of Mary and to fervently pray for the conversion of the United States. Will you be able to join us and other Catho-lics on this very important day? For more information please call Armel at (203) 940-0715 or send an email to [email protected].

NO 5:30 PM Evening Mass on Fri, Nov, 12th
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm

NO 5:30 PM Evening Masses Due to our Confirmation Ceremonies, there will be NO 5:30 PM evening Mass on Friday, November 12. Our 7:30 AM morning Mass will be celebrated.

American Heritage Girls Soup Fundraiser
Oct 30 @ 8:30 am – Oct 31 @ 1:00 pm

American Heritage Girls Soup Fundraiser Looking for a quick and easy dinner option that’s also healthy? Assumption’s American Heritage Girls Troop 4862 will be offering a variety of delicious soup mixes to purchase after Masses on October 30 & 31 in the parish hall. Your participation in this fundraiser goes a long way toward the girls’ funding future camping trips. Thank you in advance for your support.

Special Family Mass
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

 All are welcome to Fr. Peter’s Halloween Celebration Family Mass on Sunday, October 31st at 9:00 AM. Let’s get those pew filled with kids, like a bag filled with candy after a good Halloween trick or treating! There is no greater treat than the Holy Eucharist. It is encouraged, if your chil-dren would like to come dressed in a favorite or notable Saint costume please do so

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Nov 5 @ 8:30 am – Nov 6 @ 7:15 am

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Will take place on Friday, November 5, following the 7:30 AM Mass and will conclude on First Saturday, November 6, prior to the 7:30 AM Mass. Due to Masses in church on Friday, the Blessed Sacrament will be reposed from 8:45 AM to 10:00 AM and 5:15 PM to 6:00 PM. All are welcome to come and spend a hour with Jesus

Knights of Columbus Membership Drive
Nov 6 – Nov 7 all-day
 The Knights of Columbus is an international Order of Catholic men who are called to lead with faith, protect our families, serve others and defend values in a busy chang-ing world. Our local council #11077 will be holding a mem-bership drive following all Masses on the weekend of November 6th and 7th. Whether you become an individual member or a member of our council you will find that Knights of Columbus membership brings Catholic men to-gether in a powerful way. If you would like to join today, simply go to and enter our council #11077 for local information.