Church of St. John of Damascus

Parent Guild

2016 - 2017 Officers

President Jennifer Tawa
Treasurer Sharon Cormier


  • support church school activities
  • provide family functions and assist with funding for parent workshops and retreats
    organize supplemental fundraising activities
  • provide input to the Executive Board about the direction of the parish in terms of our children as needed
  • communicate with parish through column in monthly newsletter


  • Bazaar Church School Baskets
  • Feast Day Weekend
  • Christmas Pageant
  • Godparent's Brunch
  • Lazarus Saturday (April 23rd) and Holy Thursday (April 28th) Brunches
  • Penny Sale
  • Sunday School Picnic


These activities have been offered throughout the years but are not always planned as an annual event.

  • Monastery Trips
  • Baked Goods and Craft Sale
  • Games Night
  • Interaction with other Parent groups
  • Cradle Roll Program
  • Overnight Retreats
  • Journey through Lent Family Retreat Adult Speaker and Children's activity centers
  • Family Workshops

Church Family

Contact Info

To contact the Parent Guild, e-mail the Parent Guild President or call or e-mail the church office