TENNISThe Rally Cats are coming to Overbrook. This is a beginner youth program for ages 5-10. The team will be facilitated by Helen Neuhoff and the SCA Tennis Team. Practice will be held at Overbook. The total cost to participate is $50. The dates are as follows: October 6, 13, 20, 27, November 3, 10 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm (Fridays). To register, please click here.
FAMILY HARVEST NIGHT - OCT. 27Join us on Friday, October 27 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. for our first Family Harvest Night! Bring a picnic and join us for a movie night, face painting and a petting zoo. We will also be selling vegetables grown in our very own garden.
EVENING UNDER THE STARS - NOV. 10
Save the Date! On Friday, Nov. 10, Overbrook will host its first annual Mother/Son event, "Evening Under the Stars." Moms and their boys will enjoy a fun-filled evening on the Overbrook campus, with a DJ, hayrides, storyteller, and more. Cost will be $10 per family. Make plans now to attend! Make reservations at www.overbrook.edu/motherson
JUNIOR LEGION OF MARY
Overbrook's "Mary, Tower of Ivory" presidium a Junior Legion of Mary chapter, is a service club open to all students. The Legion of Mary encourages it's members to do a substantial work of mercy every week in the belief that serving others changes who we are and makes us holy. For the children, that work of mercy is visiting the elderly who live at Mary Queen of Angels near the school. Students chat, read and bring flowers, play the piano, recite a poem or just ask for prayer intentions with residents. Students PreK - 8 are encouraged to join Junior Legion of Mary on Wednesdays after school. Father Kevin is the group's spiritual director. Volunteer parents: Program Coordinator, Molly Petroni, Yuliya Phillips and Marie Bellet lead the group.
Dominican Dads will be meeting on the following dates: Sept. 22, 29, Oct. 20, 27, Nov. 3,10,17 and Dec. 1, 8, 15.
The meeting will begin, as always, at 6:00 a.m. in the chapel at St. Cecilia. All interested OS/SCA men are welcome! The typical schedule is listed below.
- 6:00 a.m. Prayer and Adoration
- 6:30 Coffee and Pastries
- 6:45 Talk (Various Topics Related to Prayer, Marriage, Leadership and Fatherhood)
- 7:10 Discussion
- 7:30 Optional: Join some Overbrook dads every Friday in the Overbrook gym to pray a rosary for the spiritual growth of the OS community
MARTHA AND MARY MINISTRY
The Martha and Mary Ministry seeks to both serve and pray for Overbrook families as they experience life-changing events. Whether it be a new baby, illness, injury, death, or other significant circumstance, the Martha and Mary Ministry helps families with meals, transportation, play date opportunities, etc. The Martha and Mary Ministry also cares for the faculty and staff at Overbrook by coordinating birthday and feast day celebrations. Most importantly, the Martha and Mary Ministry keeps the Overbrook family in its prayers daily and arranges prayer request calendars. Requests and/or needs can remain confidential. If you have a need for the Martha and Mary Ministry, or would like to join us in this important mission, please contact Shawn Curley or Nikki Crosslin. We are specifically looking for a volunteer to help organize faculty and staff birthday and feast days. Let us know if you are interested!
WEEKDAY MASSES INTENTIONS
Daily Mass takes place every Monday-Thursday in the St. Cecilia chapel at 7:00 a.m. Friday morning Mass is at 8 a.m. in the Overbrook School gym. Parents are invited to all Mass opportunities. If you wish for a Mass to be offered for a loved one or a deceased family member or friend, please contact Chris Caprioli in the main office at St. Cecilia (615-298-4525).
ADORATION CHAPEL TIMES
Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Holidays 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
PICTURE DAY RESCHEDULED
Picture day for preschool through seventh grade has been rescheduled for Tuesday, October 24. More information will be communicated closer to the date of pictures.
There are many ways to fundraise at Overbrook just by doing your regular shopping. Famlies can link their Kroger, Publix or Amazon accounts to give back to the school. For more information and how to set up these accounts, please click HERE.