351 Willibrord Avenue, Verdun, Québec H4G 2T7 - Tel: (514) 769-9678 - Fax: (514) 761-1717

Parish Bulletin

Sunday March 31 2013

Board of Wardens
Joseph Brisindi Angèle LaFlêche
Susan McCann Dan Ormsby
Paul Moreau Nicholas Pinto

Administrative Assistant: Yvonne Pelling
PCL, Coordinator: Helene DiLallo
Custodian: Chris Ramdhanie

351 Willibrord Avenue, Verdun, H4G 2T7
Tel : (514) 769-9678 Fax : (514) 761-1717
Email ~ stwillibrordparish
Parish website ~ www. stwillibrord
PASTOR ~ Rev. Father Stephen Otvos

Find us on ‘Facebook’ under “Willibrord Parish”)

CONFESSIONS will be heard 15 minutes before
each Mass ~ weekdays, as well as on weekends.

Baptisms will take place on the fourth Sunday of the month at 12.00 noon. Parents wishing to have their child baptized are asked to contact the Parish Office at, 514-769-9678.
A meeting with Parents and Godparents* is a pre-requisite. *Please note: Godparents must be baptized and confirmed in the Catholic Faith to be eligible to serve as sponsors.

100thAnniversary Tickets
Now Available

Friday June 7th – Gala Reception - $100/ticket
Five course meal, invited guests, presentations and entertainment
Buffet BellaVista ,Ville LaSalle
(Limited Tickets available.)

Saturday June 8th – Cocktail Reception
Cameron Hall – 325 Willibrord
Invited guests, archival display, refreshments and more!
Limited Tickets (due to capacity of the hall)
No charge
Ticket is required: call the office to reserve.

To all those who took the time to attend the Seder meal. It really was special to see so many people enjoy the tradition and walk away wanting more.
“Next year in Jerusalem!”
~Fr. Stephen Otvos

Flea Market
Think of us while you are doing your spring cleaning, we are looking for household articles, good clothing, books etc., which can be dropped off on Friday April 5th between 6-7:30pm or on the day of the sale Saturday April 6 between 9am-3pm

Office Closure
Please note that the office will be closed Monday April 1st for Easter Monday and will reopen again on Tuesday April 2nd with regular business hours.
It has come to our attention that we are having problems with our phone lines, please be patient while we try to get it fixed.

Art Classes
If you are interested in participating please make sure to let us know. Classes begin in less than 2 weeks, April 8th. If there are not enough people interested, we will have to cancel this session. Classes are every Monday for 10 weeks. Registration fee is $25
Classes are $10 each (2 hours/class)
Materials not included.

Confirmation Preparation
If you have a child who is in grade 5 and up and are seeking to register him/her for classes, the first one will be held on Sunday April 7th at 9:30am in Madonna Hall. Should you require any other information please call the office

Weekly Collection
The collection for March 23-24 was 1208.00.

Evening Soup Kitchen Update
We are now actively looking for volunteers! Are you interested? We are looking for people available in the evening for serving dinner and we have a need in the afternoon for food preparation. Cooks, servers and cleaners! Please contact us if you are interested!
514-895-7990 and

Cabane à Sucre Fundraiser
At St. John Brébeuf Parish hall (7777 George St., LaSalle) on Sunday, April 14 following the 11 am Mass. Get set for a wonderful afternoon of taffy on snow, music and delicious food! Cost is $30 for 13 years and older, $15 for 4 – 12 years old, and free for children under 4.Contact Joey at 514-993-8023 or


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