2014 Griswold Forums Announced for September

September 7 – Welcome Back Breakfast This well-attended gathering has become a tradition at Saint Ann’s to kick-off the start of the program year.  All are invited to gather in the Griswold Room and share summer stories while we feast on yummy casseroles prepared by parish members. September 14 –   September 21 – The…

Position Available ~ Youth Christian Formation and Family Ministries

A half-time staff position (20 hours per week): This person will work with the Rector, and the Christian Formation Committee, parish staff, volunteer teachers and parish families to develop, build, and lead programs of Christian Formation, Mission, and Fellowship for the youth and families of the parish. This candidate will also work with the Communications…

New Youth/Teen Clothing Department Opens at The Nearly New Shop

Seniors at Lyme-Old Lyme High School, Emily Czarnecki and Madelyne Grabowski, chose to establish and promote a Teen/Youth Clothing Department at The Nearly New Shop as their senior project which is a graduating requirement for all seniors.  They have advertised the new department at local Lyme-Old Lyme High School through announcements and flyers as well…

Elisabeth von Trapp Concert May 14

We are pleased to welcome the return of acclaimed vocalist Elisabeth von Trapp in concert on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at 7pm.  For Elisabeth von Trapp, “the sounds of music” are part of her earliest memories.  Born and raised in Vermont, Elisabeth is the granddaughter of the legendary Maria and Baron von Trapp, whose story…

Ukraine Exhibit March 30 ~ 4pm

For a couple of hours on Sunday afternoon, March 30, Saint Ann’s Church in Old Lyme will be transformed into a microcosm of Ukraine, including works of art, crafts and a panel discussion: “Ukraine: Past, Present and Future”. The future is especially uncertain given the events in Russia, Ukraine and Crimea in recent days. On…

Madelyne Grabowski chosen for Art Award

Seniors Madelyne Grabowski, Mercedes Crespo and Hannah Lacey were each awarded Gold Keys for their art portfolios at the 25th annual Connecticut Regional Scholastic Art Awards.  All three are now being judged on the Scholastic Art Award national level.  Click below to read more.  Great job, Maddy!! http://lymeline.net/2014/03/lyme-old-lyme-hs-art-department-amasses-awards-at-recent-contests/

The Union Brothers Singers Concert

September 28th – 5:00pm: Concert: The Union Brothers Singers. at Saint Ann’s Episcopal Church, 82 Shore Road, Old Lyme. Come hear this remarkable group of musicians on September 28th! The Union Brothers Singers came together in 1997 and is comprised of brothers and cousins who perform regularly within the Haitian community and also before groups…

Communications Updates for Saint Ann’s

COMMUNICATION UPDATES Saint Ann’s launches Facebook Page, other communication up-dates Communication at Saint Ann’s is taking several leaps forward in keeping the parish informed and connected and in expanding Saint Ann’s Christian presence beyond its walls. A small committee convened by Sara Qua, under the oversight of the rector, met May 6 and looked at…

A Musical Journey with Sam Lardner and Barcelona

Saint Ann’s presents A Musical Journey with Sam Lardner and Barcelona on Sunday, April 28th at 3pm Old Lyme, CT (March 2013)  “James Taylor meets the Gypsy Kings and goes for a musical joyride!” Pep Tort, La Vanguardia. On April 28th at 3pm Saint Ann’s Episcopal Church in Old Lyme is pleased to present Sam…