Linens

Volunteers are responsible for the care of all linens used on the altar and tabernacle. This includes cleaning, occasional washing, ironing, folding and proper storage. Altar linens are changed approximately every three to four weeks and also to reflect the change in different church seasons.

  • Time Commitment: Two or three members perform duties together, as needed, with flexible hours, usually requiring about an hour to an hour-and a-half
  • Training provided
  • Contact: Tammy Hewitt, 860-633-9419 or tammy@isidoreandmaria.org
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Small Linens

This ministry involves the proper soaking, washing, ironing and folding of all small linens used on the altar – purificators, corporals and small towels.

  • Time Commitment: Flexible hours to pick up linens any time after the Sunday Masses and return them before the Saturday morning Mass. Approximately three hours once a month
  • Training provided
  • Contact: Tammy Hewitt, 860-633-9419 or tammy@isidoreandmaria.org
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Flower Ministry

This “behind the scenes” ministry provides floral arrangements for the church sanctuary using real or artificial flowers which reflect seasonal natural flowers, as well as Seasons of the Church Year. Duties also include windowsill decorations for Christmas and Easter and seasonal wreaths for the front doors of the Church and rectory.

  • Time Commitment: Once a month for one-and a-half hours. Christmas and Easter windowsill decorations require about one and a half to two hours each
  • Prior training preferred. Professional florist or someone knowledgeable and experienced in constructing floral displays
  • Contact: Tammy Hewitt, 860-633-9419 or tammy@isidoreandmaria.org
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