Parish News

Sleeping Giant Build/Habitat for Humanity

Sleeping Giant Build/Habitat for Humanity is in the process of raising funds for its eighth sponsored house on Hampton Road in Hamden. This home has been designated as a Veteran's Build. Once again the parish family of St. Rita has pledged $2,500 for construction and a second collection will be … [Read More...]

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Children Invited to Dress As Saints

Calling all Saints! All children are invited to come to the 9:30am Mass on Sunday, October 30th dressed as their favorite Catholic Saints. They will be part of the opening procession and will be called up to the sanctuary during Mass. Please meet at the back of the church at 9:20am. Don't miss out … [Read More...]

St. Rita Cookbook

We invite the entire parish to participate in the creation of a cookbook. It will allow us to share the wonderful recipes of our great cooks! Recipe forms can be returned in the baskets at the side and front entrances, or emailed to Jackie. We want everyone to be as excited about this project as we … [Read More...]

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Employment Opportunity

Part-time assistant teacher needed for St. Rita School Early Learning Center. Applicants should have experience caring for young children and be physically able to lift children. Position available 3-5 mornings from 7:30am-9:30am. Contact Colleen Dacey at 203-288-6828. … [Read More...]

St. Rita Food Pantry

St. Rita's Food Pantry is open the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month from 10am to 11am. If anyone wants to donate food they can bring it at that time or leave it in the kitchen before Masses. Currently we are in need of the following items: Pasta Sauce Juice Peanut Butter Jelly … [Read More...]

News & Notes from St. Rita School

News & Notes: May 24, 2016

May 24, 2016 Dear St. Rita Parents, Sr. Anne sends you her thanks for your kind thoughts, deeds and prayers as she recovers from her recent surgery. She will remain out until the end of the school year and Mrs. Dinehart will continue to cover … [Read More…]

News & Notes: April 12, 2016

April 12, 2016 Dear St. Rita Parents, Included in the last New & Notes was a detailed list of all upcoming events which we will update regularly and post to our website. Please view the list below and note that any new events (that have … [Read More…]

News & Notes: March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 Dear St. Rita Parents, Happy Easter! The celebration of Our Lord’s Resurrection continues in the Church for eight days, called the Octave of Easter. Each day of the Octave is ranked as a Solemnity in the Church’s liturgical … [Read More…]