Raffle to Benefit Alternative Break Service Trips - Now until Dec 6

Take a chance to win great prizes from this generous local businesses: Mary Lou’s Pizza, Johnny Rockets, Cooper’s Seafood House, Dickson City Microtel INN & Suites, Jack Williams: Tire & Auto Service Centers, Bitty Bill’s,P.J’s 1910 Pub (in the Hilton Hotel), Viewmont Mall, Sandone Tire Car Care Centers, The Lamp Factory, and also a Marywood Centennial Long Sleeve T-shirt and Marywood Water Bottle. Tickets are on sale in Campus Ministry (x4723) until December 6 OR Monday 11/24 in the Fireplace Lounge; Tuesday 12/2 & Wednesday 12/3 in the Fireplace Lounge; Thursday 12/4  & Friday 12/5 During lunch and dinner hours outside the cafeteria; Saturday 12/6 from 9:00-11:00 at the Jingle Bell 5K in the Fireplace Lounge. Winners will be drawn on Saturday, December 6 at the Jingle Bell 5K.

Thank you for your support!


Fair Trade Sale - Start Your Christmas Shopping!!

Help artistans from around the world make a better living for themselves and their families. 

Monday, November 24 and Wednesday, December 3

In the Fireplace Lounge, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Questions?  Contact southwick@marywood.edu


MUSATA'S First Annual Holiday Art Supply Drive!

Please donate new, unopened art supplies so that we can help the Boy's and girl's Club of Scranton!

Donaton boxes can be found in the Shields Center for Visual Arts in Room 218

or The Insalaco Center for Studio Arts in the downstairs lobby area.

Donations will be accepted until the last day of the semester (December 13, 2014)

The Marywood University Student Art Therapy Association thanks you for your donation!


Intercultural Dialogue Forum

Thursday, November 20, 2014

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

LAC Room 125

Speakers from different Religious groups will focus on 'Peace and Tolerance'


DISCERNMENT -- WHAT IS IT? HOW DO YOU DO IT?

Campus Ministry is planning a "retreat" focused on life's choices and how we make them. It will be on campus, free, and last a total of about six hours over a 2-3 week period during the spring semester.  Dates and times will be determined by the interested participants.  Contact Sr. Cathy Luxner, luxner@marywood.edu.


Cranberry Sauce Challenge! We've Reached Our Goal!

Congratulations!  As of Monday, we have 202 cans of cranberry sauce for our Thanksgiving food baskets.  Your donations have made it possible to use our cash donations for the turkeys and the rest of the groceries that will be delivered on Saturday, November 22.  Thank you for your continuing generosity.  Happy Thanksgiving!


Jingle Bell 5K

Timed Course around Marywood's Campus and Prizes for Top Finishers


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2014
RACE BEGINS AT 10 A.M.
REGISTRATION OPENS at 9 A.M.

Wear your Christmas sweater, Santa hat & elf stockings!  Prizes for showing your holiday spirit!

Post-Race Party Features a live DJ, Hot Chocolate, Cookies, photos with Santa, Holiday Spirit Contest & More!!




Register online or download the Jingle Bell 5K Registration paper form.
For more information, contact communityservice@m.marywood.edu

  • Registration Fee: $15 BY NOV. 24 (With T-Shirt)

  • $20 Late/Race Day Registration (T-Shirt Not Guaranteed)

  • $8 Child Registration - Ages 14 & Under



View Parking and the Course Map. 
Parking for race participants is available at the Nazareth Student Center (Point A on the map) on Adams Ave.

Race day registration will be inside the Nazareth Student Center, second floor Fireplace Lounge.


CCD Teachers Needed

Volunteers needed to teach Religious Education classes at St. Patrick's Parish, 1403 Jackson St., West Scranton. Classes are held on Sunday morning beginning at 9:30 a.m. following the 8:30 Mass.  Students are dismissed at 10:30 a.m.

K-8 classes are held in All Saints Academy next to the church. Volunteers who can teach every week
and/or substitutes are needed.

Please contact Cathy Van Nort at 570-878-5310.

 

St. Clare Parish, 2301 N. Washington Avenue, Scranton, is in need of CCD Teachers for Tuesdays, 3 - 4 p.m. and 6 - 7 p.m.  Call Ann Conway, 570-241-6766.


Christmas Giving Trees

Take a tag off a Christmas tree, get someone a gift and help someone in need!

November 3  - December 5, 2014

Trees are located outside the Main Dining Room, outside the First Stop Cafe, McGowan Center, Healthy Families Center and in the Visual Arts Center.  Bring the unwrapped gift to Campus Ministry, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life by December 5. 

Gifts are donated to Friends of the Poor, United Neighborhood Center, EOTC, St. Anthony's Haven, Community Intervention Center and Holy Family Residence.


T-Shirt Sale - Marywood University - Celebrating 100 Years of Service

For Sale at Campus Ministry - $15.00 or order by email communityservice@m.marywood.edu - Proceeds benefit National and International Service Trips.  T-shirts are long-sleeve, green with white print.


Search Retreat XXV

February 6-8, 2015

St. Gabriel's Retreat Center

Sign-up at Campus Ministry by December 12, 2014

Cost:  $30.00


Big Friends/Little Friends - Volunteer Opportunity

Big Friends/Little Friends is an after-school program at Valley View Housing Development. Children need mentors to help them with their homework and plan fun activities. Volunteers are needed on Mondays and/or Thursdays, 2:30-4:40 p.m. Transportation is provided. Help children be the best they can be. Sign up in Campus Ministry, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life.

For more information, contact Anthony Muscato amuscato@m.marywood.edu.


Men's Group

Men's Group  - for discussion, faith, and bonding with fellow males; meeting Thursdays, 8:30 p.m., Swartz Center.  For more information, contact Ross Capoccia, rcapoccia@m.marywood.edu or KyleTherrien , ktherrien@m.marywood.edu.