DES Thanksgiving Penny Sale Saturday Nov 20th at 7:00 PM
Turkeys, Portuguese Sweet Bread, Fried Dough, Pies, and a 42” Television.
Something for everyone.
DES Portuguese American Club
133 Prospect Street
Also don’t forget to order your Thanksgiving Sweetbread for Thanksgiving TODAY
Thanksgiving Sweet Bread Sale!!
The DES Club will be baking sweet bread for Thanksgiving . If you would like to place an order please contact Maria at 508-930-1868. Pick up will be Monday, the 22nd and Tuesday the 23rd after 12PM. Please have your orders in by Friday November 19th. No orders will be taken off of Facebook so please call.
Happy Thanksgiving 🍽🦃 !!
Penny Sale being held Saturday October 23 at 7:00 PM at the D E S Portuguese American Club located at 133 Prospect Street Gloucester Mass.
Her daughter Delia Morrissey will be representing her during the procession and ceremonies.
Elja Bagaco was diagnosed with ALS in January 2017 and the disease has quickly progressed. Since then, she has required a G-tube and then had a respiratory arrest in November. She now has a trach and on a vent. The family desperately wanted to get her home requiring a 24/7 nursing care. She is now being lovely cared for at home.
The entire Portuguese community prays to the Holy Spirit to give strength to Elja and her entire family.
See below the many participants at the Rosary and Mass this week with Father “Jim” Achadinha from Our Lady of Good Voyage.
Below D.E.S. Schedule for the Crowning:
Monday, May 21st @ 7:00pm
Tuesday, May 22nd @ 7:00pm
Wednesday, May 23rd @ 6:30 (mass)
Thursday, May 24th@ 7:00pm
Friday, May 25th@ 7:00pm (singing prayer)
Saturday, May 26th@ 5:30pm (rosary will be held in church- Our Lady of Good Voyage)
Sunday, May 27th@ 11:45pm at Our Lady of Good Voyage Church-mass, followed by the feast and our annual auction and raffles at the D.E.S. Club
**for those who are attending in the parade on Sunday, May 27th please meet dressed and ready to then be put in your spots at 10:30am at the D.E.S. Club**
***Tickets for the Crowning and Raffle Tickets will be sold all week long during the rosary. So for those who want tickets please see Alex Nunes or Fatima Simas for tickets.***
This week at the D.E.S. Club is the Rosary. Here is the Rosary schedule for the week: June 5-11)
Monday, Tuesday, Friday at 7pm – Rosary Prayer
Wednesday at 6:30pm – Mass Service
Thursday at 6:30 pm – Rosary Song Prayer…
Saturday at 6:30pm – Rosary Prayer
Following a POTLUCK dinner and complimentary refreshments!!
The D.E.S. Crowning is on Trinity Sunday, June, 11, 2017
Mass Service at Our Lady of Good Voyage Church at 11:45 AM
Traditional “sopas do espírito santo” will be served at 1:00 PM
(Tickets are ($10.00) and are available during Rosary week at the DES or call (978)-283-9737
Raffle Tickets – will be available during the rosary week and the day of the crowning.
You may also contact any committee member or the club for purchase. (Tickets 5 for $5.00)
We look forward to your presence and your continued support.
The Crowning (Coronation) concludes the principal religious ceremonies and involves the placement of the silver crown on the head of the individuals. Each person crowned has a personal reason or a promise they made to God.
Manuel and Alexandria Nunes, the Mordomos for this year, also celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary, and received blessing by Father Jim Achadinha.
Father “jim” Achadinha and Father Gene Alves and the Portuguese community commemoration of 13th Century Queen Isabella, who fed the soup to the starving peasants after the famine. The soup consists of Cabbage, beef and a tasty stew like sauce over bread.
For me it’s all about the juices, which has a hint of mint.