Holy Family ministry: The Notre Dame du Lac Grotto Buy a Brick Program is an ongoing project that will provide for completion, maintenance and improvement to the grotto. If interested in purchasing a brick in honor of a loved one, you can call the church office at 563-2325. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

St. Vincent de Paul Tri-Parish Community Pharmacy: The pharmacy is in need of volunteer pharmacists and pharmacy techs. The volunteer commitment is generally one morning every four to six weeks. The pharmacy is in operation 9-11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. If you would like to volunteer, please contact the pharmacy at 872-2253.

Bake sale for Thanksgiving baskets: The weekend of Aug. 11-12, there will be a bake sale after each Mass. The proceeds will go toward purchasing Thanksgiving baskets of food for people in need. Donations will also be accepted in any amount you would like to give.

Annunziata: The St. Vincent de Paul Society is asking for donations of non-perishable food and toiletries for the pantry.

Safe Environment: It’s time to retake the Safe Environment certification course. This course must be taken before the end of July. It will not be offered in-house. Please go online to take your test. Contact Lisa in the office for instructions or assistance. For new certification, you must see Lisa first to fill out initial paperwork before you go online.

Birthdays: Patricia B. Samanie, July 26; Brandie Dion, July 27; Jason Grors, Steven Billiot, Callie Carlos, Kailie LeBlanc, Taylor Nicole Brown, Josette Brown, July 28; Rita LeBouef, Evelyn Gregoire, Brenda Chauvin, Davis Al Trosclair, July 29; Trevis Lirette, Arnell Carlos, Lynell Parfait, July 30; Tammy Canbanilla, Sherrie Falgout, Kim Guidry, Kathy Chauvin, July 31; Ryan Adams, June Parfait, Shee Lynn Therrie, Aug. 1.

Birthdays or anniversaries: Do you or someone you know have a birthday coming up? How about an anniversary? If so, please send an email to Sheila.Parfait@gmail.com and it will be included in the Grand Caillou News. You can also email Sheila with any name spelling corrections, Sheila.Parfait@gmail.com.