Family Fun Day: Sunday -- after the 10 a.m. mass. Come out to enjoy fun and games with your family and meet our new priest, Father Jacob Lapari III.

Notre Dame du Lac Grotto bricks: The 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.

Flower donations: Donations for Christmas Flowers are now being accepted.

Catholic Campaign for Human Development: Next week’s collection for the Catholic Campaing for Human Development needs your help. CCHD was founded to end the cycle of poverty in the United States by funding organizations that help individuals help themselves. With the tradition of improving education, housing situations and community economic development, CCHD continues to make a positive impact in communities nationwide. Your contribution will defend human dignity and reach out to those living on the margins. Please give to the CCHD collection.

The Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux American Indian Mass: The Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux cordially invites you to attend the annual American Indian Mass 6:30 p.m. Friday at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Pointe0aux-Chenes. A reception will follow. Bishop Shelton J. Fabre will preside.

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

Youth Fun Night: Youth fun night will be held from 6-9 p.m. Nov. 29.

Blood Drive: Annunziata will host a blood drive with Oschner Blood Bank for Amelia Breaux from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 25. An Ochsner Bloodmobile will be located near the side entrance of the cafeteria. For more information, please call the parish office at 876-2971, extension 201.

CCD news: There will be no CCD classes held Sunday in observance of the Thanksgiving holidays. Classes will resume Nov. 26.

Why we confess: Join Brant Pitre and Father Mark Toups for a three-week video study on the sacrament of reconciliation, beginning the first Sunday of Advent, Dec. 3. Videos will be shown 35 minutes before each Mass and again on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. They will also be available on the diocese website,

Led by the Spirit Ministries: The ministry will be collecting coats and commodities to take to the Bunk House for Thanksgiving. Please drop off your donations in the black container in the Church hallway before Nov. 21.

Birthdays:  Darlene Breaux, Lula Pellegrin, Joyce Laughlin, McKay Hotard, Nov. 16, Tressa Wesly, Jenna Parfait, Nov. 17; Rose Duthu, Nancy Guidry, Alison Voisin, Bridgett Foret, Dwayne Pellegrin, Kathy Voisin, Jade Cabanielle, Derek Billiot, Gabin Dion, Nov. 18; Kim Voisin, Dylan Boudreaux, Jon Ray Falgout, Nov. 19; Mary Luke, Janet Pellegrin, Sue Clar, Noah E. Foret Jr., Nov. 20; SHannon Tanplain, Denise Naquin, Emma Jean Boudreaux, Kevin Christen, Jordan Comer, Nov. 21; Joseph Boudwin Jr., Songie Billiot, Myra Hotard, Nov. 22.