SCHWENKSVILLE PA--Saint Mary Roman Catholic School, in Schwenksville (Montgomery County) will celebrate its 55th anniversary as a school community with an all class reunion and gala. The school first opened its doors in 1961.
Friday, November 25, 2016
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Mass)
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Gala Dinner – Parish Hall)
Saint Mary Roman Catholic School
40 Spring Mount Rd
Schwenksville, PA 19473
Reverend Louis P. Bellopede, current Pastor of Saint Mary, will be the main celebrant of a Homecoming Mass to kick-off the reunion and gala, which will also include tours of the school led by current students, faculty, and staff. The celebration will conclude with a sold-out gala dinner, hosted in the Parish Hall, with entertainment including: vignettes from the school’s 2016 spring musical, as well as, stories from past and present staff, alumni, and friends.
Saint Mary's began with a church converted from a creamery purchased in 1923 through the efforts of 25 parish families. In 1961 a four-classroom school with a hall at the south end was built, followed by a convent.
Editor’s Notes: For more information on Saint Mary’s 55th Anniversary celebration please contact Renee Jacobs, Director of Operations, Saint Mary Parish at (610) 287-8156 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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