St. Thomas More Parish, Cherry Hill, is sponsoring a “Panel Discussion on Refugee Resettlement,” after 4:30 p.m. Mass, Saturday, March 3, in the parish hall. Two of the panel participants are refugees who will share their stories. The presentation is provided by Catholic Charities. A light supper will be provided before the presentation. Call the parish office to register, 856-424-3212.

Church Ministry Institute of Camden: Bellmawr, Ecclesiology Course, Feb. 28 to April 11, 7-9:30 p.m., email Sue, (856) 583-2906; Collingswood, Foundations of Faith Course, April 11 to May 16, 7-9:30 p.m., email Cheryl Venafra, (856) 583-2906; Galloway, Eucharist Course, March 1 to April 12, 6:30-9 p.m., email Nancy, (856) 583-2906; Hammonton, Eucharist Course, Feb. 27 to April 10, 6 to 8:30 p.m., email: Gia Porter, (856) 583-2906; Somers Point, Old Testament March 14 to April 25, 9:30 a.m. to noon, email Laurel Marchesini, (856) 583-2906.

St. Andrew the Apostle, Gibbsboro, will hold a special day for women, Thursday, Feb. 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Speakers will be Joan Sandell, well-known throughout the diocese and Sandy Queen, a nationally known, humorous, motivational wellness speaker. Cost is $29 before Feb. 12, $35 after. Continental Breakfast and full lunch included. For reservations and information, contact Angela, 856-651-0544 or email

St. Mary, Cherry Hill, G.I.F.T. Ministry Book Discussion Group monthly sessions, Mondays, at 1 p.m. in the parish hall. Books are available for purchase. For info contact Kathleen, 856-424-0955.

St. Mary Church, 2001 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill, Prayer Shawl Ministry sessions. Members meet the second and fourth Thursdays of every month, from 1-3 p.m. in the parish hall, room 103. Come, share your talent and have some fun as you knit/crochet a blanket/shawl to enfold and comfort someone in need. For information call Kathleen, 856-424-0955.

Our Lady of Victory Group, lay Dominicans meet at 9 a.m. every fourth Sunday at Saint John of God Campus, Saint John Neumann Parish, North Cape May. For more information contact Mr. Robert L. Ellis, O.P., 609-886-7081 or

Ministry of Motherhood invites women of all ages and stages of life to join. Call or text Alice, 609-408-2194 with any questions or email to be added to the email list.

The Polish American Citizen Club (P.A.C.C.) is searching for new members. A meeting place to get together with old friends, share old memories and stories, and enjoy Polish Pride.  To join log onto the P.A.C.C. website: and/or email Just a short application away to make new memories and new friends.

Mary, Queen of All Saints, Pennsauken, Half Century Jets, Senior Citizen Club. All seniors are welcome. For more information call Mary Jane, 856-456-0173 or Dot, 856-309-1154.

Prayer Shawl Ministry, third Wednesday of each month, St. Joseph the Worker Parish Center, Haddon Twp., at 1 and 7 p.m. For more information, call Sally Howley, 856-428-0191.

The Community of the Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites of St. Teresa of Jesus meets every First Saturday at the Immaculate Conception Church, Bridgeton, New Jersey. For more information contact: Frances Woolbert, OCDS, President, 609-625-5139 or John Kudlick, OCDS, Director of Formation, 302-353-6821.

Divine Mercy Secular Franciscan Fraternity monthly meetings on the third Sunday of each month at 1 p.m., St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Absecon. For more information contact Kathy Agosto, OFS, 609-805-7503 or

Women’s Discernment Group, sponsored by the Office of the Delegate for Women Religious, Diocese of Camden, for single Catholic women, 17-35 years of age, who wonder if God is calling them to vowed life in the Church. The group meets the first Monday of the month at Franciscan Sisters’ Mother Mary Joseph Micarelli Center of Hospitality, 1215 Kresson Rd., Cherry Hill from 7-9 p.m. For more information or to RSVP, send an email to  or call 856-848-6049.

Franciscan Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Glassboro: The Prayer Group, Friends of Blessed M. Catherine Troiani (BCT) meetings: Led by Sister Dorothy. For more information, contact Sister Dorothy, 856-228-4331 ext. 106 (day time) or email

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