Read more detailed information about how to participate in and volunteer for
upcoming school events and download the relevant forms. In addition to
its regular school activities, St. John’s hosts many special events
throughout the school year, including Back to School Night, Breakfast
with Santa, Open House, Family Bingo Night, the St. Patrick’s Day
Ceili, and an Easter Egg Hunt.
50th Jubilee for Sr. Roberta--April 23!
With joy and thanksgiving, the Community of St. John the
Evangelist Parish and the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary cordially
invite you to a Mass & Parish Celebration honoring Sr. Roberta Mary
Harding, IHM on the occasion of her 50th Jubilee of Religious Profession Sunday,
April 23, 2017, Mass at 10:15 AM, St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 10103
Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland. Reception following the Mass in the
school auditorium until 1:30 PM. Questions: call the Rectory 301-681-7663. Click
50th Jubilee Flyer [PDF]
POETRY NIGHT--APRIL 26!
It’s spring, and poems are popping up all over SJE school! Come on out
to Poetry Night to hear 2nd grade similes, 8th grade sonnets, and every sort of
rhyme and rhythm in between. Students may read a favorite poem, share an
original piece, or wow the crowd with a memorized poem. Family members and
teachers are highly encouraged to participate in our community poetry reading.
We’ve had moms, dads, aunts, and grandmothers read in the past—all are welcome!
Refreshments will be served.
Who: Students in Grades 1-8, Family
Members, and Teachers
When: Wednesday, April 26
7:00 p.m. Sign Up to Read
7:15 p.m. Poetry Reading Begins
Where: SJE School Library
Contact: Marian McClellan at firstname.lastname@example.org or Cathy Tramontana at
BEHNKE'S GARDEN CENTER FUNDRAISER--April 28-30!
Behnke's garden center in Beltsville will be having spring
FUNdraising days for St. John the Evangelist on April 28-30th! Head to Behnke's with the attached flyer (or
the flyer on your smartphone) and purchase all your spring garden must
haves. Click Behnke Flyer [PDF]
Behnke's will donate 10% of all
purchases those days to St. John's!
Baysox FUNDRAISER DOUBLEHEADER--April 30!
Join us for a Bowie Baysox and DC Padres fundraiser
doubleheader on Sunday afternoon, April 30th. Tickets are just $10 ($5 per
ticket will go to SJE!). The Baysox, a minor league Orioles’ affiliate, play at
PG County Stadium in Bowie (parking is free). After their 2:05pm game, the DC
Padres will take the field vs. DeMatha! The Padres are a unique team consisting
of DC area priests and seminarians! Come out for a great day of baseball,
faith, and community as we support SJE! See attached Baysox Flyer [PDF] for details, and
Please email email@example.com to reserve your tickets!