Bereavement Support Groups

Meeting dates:
First and Third Mondays at Middlesex Hospital 5-6:30
Second Tuesday of each month at Middlesex Hospital for the loss of a child or grandchild
Second and Fourth Wednesdays at One MacDonough Place (the Hospital’s assisted living facility).

For more information:  Chaplain Dennis McCann, Hospital Chaplain (860-640-5821).

On Sunday, November 15 Middlesex Hospital Hospice and Palliative Care group will be holding their 31st Annual Service of Remembrance at 2:00 p.m. This is a non-denominational service to honor the memory of those who have died in the Hospital’s Hospice and Palliative Care Program from Oct. 1 2014-Sept. 30 2015.

What’s Happening at St. Peter’s

Altar Guild Meeting – Anyone interested in joining the Altar Guild is invited to come to a meeting on Monday, November 16th at 7 p.m.  Please come and meet the Altar Guild members and check out the holy work they do. It may be a ministry you would enjoy.

There will be a meeting on Thursday 11/19 at 7 PM to plan our Advent and Christmas activities (liturgy, pageant, etc.).  If you would like to contribute your thoughts and ideas, please come to the meeting this Thursday, November 19 at 7 pm.

On Sunday November 22 we will be holding the service of dedication of the stained glass windows that have been recently restored and reinstalled. We will also be blessing the plaque which lists all the donors who made the undertaking and the completion of this project possible.

St. Peter’s Annual Fall Clean-up – Buildings and Grounds Committee has scheduled our Fall Clean-up  for next Saturday, November 21st.  We meet at Phelps Hall at 8:00 a.m. for coffee and start work at 9:00.  This will include the cleanup around the church, garden, parish hall and rectory.  It is a great way to get together with fellow parishioners and work on beautifying the church grounds and have a few laughs.  Please bring your gloves, tarps, rakes.

A message from the choir loft – CALLING ALL SINGERS!!!!  Any men or women that would like to sing in St. Peter’s choir are invited to join us Sunday mornings at the 10 am service. We meet on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 8:15 and Sunday mornings at 9:05 to rehearse. Anyone interested please speak to the organist (Josh Ziemski).

Do you know that Fr. Perry’s sermons can now be listened to on St. Peter’s website?

The website ( offers an always up to date calendar, upcoming events listed with details, news from Sue, the bulletin, the latest happenings, an updated photo gallery, and more!

Plans are unfolding for our Youth Program!

Shortly you will be hearing much about a renewed youth program to start later this month. Judi Babin, Lynn Hassouna and Father Perry are in the process of creating opportunities for youth including Sunday morning discussions, youth events and a confirmation class. Stay tuned!!!

Keep Connecticut’s Children Warm!
Samantha Sullivan is seeking gently used or
new coats and warm clothes sizes newborn to
children’s size 12. The clothes will be donated
to Covenant to Care for Children in Hartford
for distribution to children in need.
Call Kim at 860-202-8449 if you have any questions.

Items may be placed in the box in the narthex.

Community Events

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Hebron’s Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving service will be held at United Brethren of Hebron Synagogue on Sunday, November 22 at 7 p.m. Anyone interested in singing in the interfaith choir should meet at 6 at United Brethren on the 22nd .   There will be a collection of non-perishable food items as well as monetary donations which will be donated to HIHS (Hebron Interfaith Human Services).