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President's Message
Thank you to all who attended our October Membership Meeting and thank you to Father Brett for leading our Reconsecration Prayer Service. I would like to thank Vice President Margie Logan and everyone who volunteered for Designer Pocketbook Bingo, what a wonderful job you all did! Thank you to everyone who attended. It was a wonderful night, well received and everyone had a lot of fun! Your support is what makes this organization so successful. Please know that I am available for any questions or concerns and never hesitate to contact me at 516-633-1376.

Thank you,
Lisa Kahl, President
Membership Meeting
Tuesday, November 6th 7:00 pm sharp Bake off Contest!!! Bring on the pies, the muffins, the bunts!!! All baked goods and treats are welcomed to participate. Participants are to bring their baked goods with their names and recipe on card. Any questions contact Amy Bermudez, PP 516-384-9566 or Audrey Peluso, PP 516-404-0614.
Christmas Gift Boutique
Sunday, December 2nd: Everyone is invited to enjoy a beautiful day of shopping with over 30 vendors, lunch and delicious treats at "The Ladies Auxiliary Christmas Boutique" in the O'Connell Gardens Grand Ballroom 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Bring your family and friends. Have some fun as we sip hot cocoa with Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus from 1 pm to 2 pm. Please contact us if you would like to volunteer. We are also looking for baked donations for our bake sale table. If you know of any vendors that would be interested in participating and selling their merchandise, please contact Amy Bermudez, PP 516-384-9566 or Audrey Peluso, PP 516-404-0614.
Membership Christmas Party
Tuesday, December 11th at 7:00 pm festivities will begin after our quick Membership Meeting. $20pp Family Style Dinner, Soda, Dessert and Coffee – Cash Bar. There will be a DJ, dancing, pictures with Santa, and tons of laughs. You must be a member in good standing by 12/1/2018 ($15 dues for 2018/2019 PAID) to attend - no exceptions. Please make your payment for the event no later than Tuesday, December 4th. For more information contact Amy Bermudez, PP 516-384-9566 or Ro Prendergast 516-996-5191.
Membership Dues
The dues of this Auxiliary shall be $15 per auxiliary calendar year, September to June, and subject to an increase, if necessary and approved by the membership. Dues are payable in person or by mail to the Financial Secretary, Doreen Caputi by December 1st of the current Auxiliary year. Please make your $15 check payable to the Ladies Auxiliary. If you are paying by mail, please mark the envelope ATTN: Doreen Caputi Financial Secretary and mail to 2985 Kenneth Place, Oceanside, NY 11572. Please remember to include a stamped, self-addressed envelope so your card can be mailed back to you. Members failing to pay dues by this date will be delinquent and will no longer receive meeting notices, or be a member in good standing. A delinquency of two (2) year shall be considered a suspension. Former members wishing to be reinstated shall be charged $10 per delinquent year, along with the current auxiliary year dues (payable at the time of reinstatement). A list of delinquent members shall be published in the January newsletter. If you have any changes regarding address, phone/cell numbers or email address please submit changes to ladies3481@yahoo.com or please see Doreen at our membership meetings.
New Members
Please welcome our new members: Lisa Getchel, Anna Harrison, Patricia Ardolino and Maria Rey. We encourage new and current members to join a committee and to bring in new members, and help our auxiliary grow in leaps and bounds!
Lifetime Member
If you are 80 years old by our first Auxiliary Meeting in September you will be considered a Lifetime Member and your dues will be waived. You must provide proof to President, Lisa Kahl 516-633-1376.
Sunshine Sick/Vigil
Please keep the family of David Pearsall and Mary DeLape in your prayers. Please keep PGK, Bill Guttilla and PP, Catalina Guttilla in your prayers for speedy recoveries. If you are a member who is sick or has had a recent death in the family, please notify Cynthia Ferraro 516-678-1416.
Auxiliary Apparel For Sale
Ladies Auxiliary Hat/Cookbook Combo $25 for both (separately hat $10 and cookbook $20) Contact Audrey Peluso, PP 516-404-0614 for more information. Also available to order we offer monogrammed polo shirts, sweat shirts, jackets and more. Please see Co-chairs Linda Uzenski and Phyllis Luberti after our meetings for more information.
Pennies for Pampers
Please continue to bring your donations to our meetings and see Jane Magno D'Anna, PP.
2018/2019 CALENDAR AT A QUICK GLANCE
All meetings are held first Tuesday of every month and will begin at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise notified
Tuesday, Nov. 6th 2018 Membership Meeting
Sunday,Dec. 2nd 2018 Christmas Gift Boutique
Tuesday, Dec. 11th 2018 Ladies Christmas Dinner Party
Tuesday, Jan. 8th 2019 Membership Meeting
Tuesday, Feb. 5th 2019 Membership Meeting
Tuesday, March 5th 2019 Membership Meeting
Tuesday, April 2nd 2019 Membership Meeting
Sunday,April 7th 2019 Fashion Show
Tuesday, May 7th 2019 Lady of The Year
Monday, May 27th 2019 Memorial Day Parade
Tuesday, June 4th 2019 Installation
Knights Corner
BINGO! - Every Wednesday Starts at 6pm. It's all for charity! Winnings over $4,000 paid each week!

Christmas Tree Lighting - Tuesday, December 4th: Bring your family to the Council Hall at 8pm to attend our tree lighting ceremony. This will be followed by a reception where refreshments including cake and coffee will be served. Donation of a small Christmas ornament for the tree will be much appreciated.

Children's Christmas Party - Sunday, December 16th: Bring down the kids and grandkids to the Council Hall to have their pictures taken with Santa Claus and visit the petting zoo with many farm and exotic animals. A Christmas gift and lunch will be provided for every child. 12 to 3PM. We are accepting canned food donations at this event. Volunteers are needed for setup and breakdown after the Party. Contact Dan Ramos at 516-644-3009.

Knight's Christmas Party - Saturday, December 22nd: Come celebrate the holiday with complete dinner, open bar and DJ Benny. $50 per person. 7PM till midnight. Grand Ballroom. Reservations required. Contact Dan Ramos at 516-644-3009.
Respectfully submitted,

Lisa James,
Corresponding Secretary


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