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FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY (FPU) CONTINUES... FPU will teach you and your spouse how to talk to each other about money and get on the same page in dealing with your finances. This series of 9 lessons will show you how to work together to make your money work harder for you. Join the over 4 million people and families who have already attended FPU and take charge of your financial future! For more info, click here to check out our class web page!


KNIGHTS LENTEN FISH FRY #2. From 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM in McDonnell Hall. Don't miss this great Lenten tradition and nobody does it better than our Knights of Columbus! Eat in or take out!
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STATIONS OF THE CROSS. On Friday evening at 7:00 PM during Lent, we will be celebrating (in English) the journey of Jesus to Calvary and salvation with the Stations of Cross. Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament will immediately follow the Stations of the Cross. At 8:00 PM, there will be Stations of the Cross in Polish.


KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS BLOOD DRIVE. 7:00 AM until 1:00 PM in McDonnell Hall. Thanks to everyone that was able to give last time. Our donations saved 123 lives! To give blood you must be 17 years old or older and in good health and bring a photo ID. You can also give blood if you are age 16 with the written consent of a parent. Refreshments will be served. Any questions, contact us via email.


ANNUAL PARISH CORNED BEEF & CABBAGE DINNER FOLLOWED BY THE SHAMROCK SHAVE! Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the 7th Annual Saint Margaret Mary Shamrock Shave to be held on Saturday, March 14, 2015 starting at 5:30 PM in the St. Margaret Mary Education Center Gymnasium. All are invited to watch fellow parishioners get “shorn” in solidarity with the needy and suffering. More...


FAMILY QUAKE & POTLUCK (And Annual Shamrock Shave "Sleep-in" Mass). The next SMMYM Mass & Potluck is on Sunday, March 15th @ 4:30PM! You and your family are invited to the monthly “Family Quake Mass” (coordinated by the youth of the parish)! Then, join us after Mass in McDonnell Hall for a Family Potluck Dinner!


PARISH LENTEN MISSION: FRANCISCAN CONVERSION BY GOD’S WORD AND THE EUCHARIST. 7:00 PM in St. Margaret Mary Church. We welcome Father Michael Zielke, OFM, Conv., on Monday, March 16th and Tuesday, March 17th for our Parish Lenten Mission. On Monday evening, Father Michael will talk on how St. Francis was led to conversion by the Word of God. The following evening, he will talk on how St. Francis was continually converted by receiving the Eucharist.
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Parish School Registration Continues!

Saint Margaret Mary provides a top quality Catholic education to students from Pre-3 through 8th Grade. For more information or to schedule a personal tour, please call the Principal, Mrs. Amy Johnson, at 847-658-5313 or click here for email.
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Nazareth Retreat House in Batavia - 7:00 PM Friday to 5:00 PM Saturday

Fr. Bob Erickson, CSV leads retreats and days of recollection for lay groups, religious communities and the Viatorians. He has given parish missions, scripture workshops and RCIA sessions; and he looks forward to offering you this spiritual opportunity on your Lenten journey. Spots are filling up fast... Please contact Connie at 847-854-7668 with questions or via email.
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