St. Mary’s Parish is closed on Monday mornings and 

Friday afternoons for the summer

months of July and August.



We would like to extend our heart felt thanks to

Deacon Mike Whalen for his many years of service to

St. Mary's Parish. He has officially retired from

his position as a Deacon.

We wish Deacon Mike and Yvette the very best.



Parishioners are welcome to borrow

books from a variety of topics in our

library during the summer months

Open during office hours.  



CWL Annual Women’s Retreat

Wednesday, September 19, 9:00am-3:30pm

Sunnyside Christian Retreat Centre

Topic: Gaudete et Exsultate

Pope Francis Apostolic Exhortation

The Call to Holiness in Today’s World

Retreat Master: Father Jozef Wroblewski

Registration deadline is September 12.

Registration forms are available at

both entrances or you can call Helen at 403-343-8238.








by Jeff Cavins  and Sarah Christmyer

If there is enough interest, a 9 week study will begin in September.

Please contact Helen Lindsay at 403-343-8238






Red Deer Catholic Transportation

is seeking dedicated school bus operators for Red Deer, Sylvan Lake, Blackfalds and Olds areas.

See bulletin boards for more information.




Parish Reminders

 Pre-Authorized Donations

Did you know we offer Pre-Authorized Debits from your bank account?

You can personalize your donation by choosing the Building Fund,

Together We Serve, Youth and General Fund, either monthly or bi-weekly.



St. Mary’s Food Bank Bins

Please continue supporting the Food Bank through the summer months. We do make a difference in the lives of many.



The Women's Shelter is always in need of new ladies and

children's pajamas of all sizes.


 St. Patrick's School is in need of non-perishable food. Please consider donating the following items to help: Fruit cups, puddings, nut-free cereal bars, juice boxes, and cheese and cracker snack packs.



Unfortunately, there are those who will take advantage of unlocked cars with valuables inside.  Please ensure your doors are locked and keep valuables with you. Thank you in advance for your help with this!