St. Catharine's Church 25 Second Ave, Pelham, NY10803 The organ at St. Catharine's was originally built in 1880 and came to the church in 2003. St. Catharine's Choir sings at…More the 10am mass every Sunday morning, and the children's choir joins in on the first Sunday of every month. Religious education is available once a week to students in first through sixth grade.
What began as an after-school program in 1986 eventually evolved into a full-on nursery program once founder, Mary…More O'Connell, recognized the neighborhood's need for Junior Wonders Nursery School.
Since 1992, Junior Wonders has offered 2, 3 and 4-year-old children half-day morning and afternoon classes in the Community Church of the Pelhams. The staff aims to teach self-expression, body coordination, language skills, sharing and school readiness skills and invites guest speakers throughout the year, like members of the Pelham Police and Fire Departments.
Parents get to join in the activities for monthly and seasonal events, including the Halloween Parade and Family Fun Day.
The Sunday Mass, which first debuted in the New York metropolitan area on Dec. 20, 1970, is a national weekly radio…More and TV broadcast. Hosted by Father Edward Beck, the program delivers a spiritual, inspirational message from the Catholic Passionist community.
The broadcast now reaches tens of thousands of people throughout the United States. The broadcast is particularly popular among senior citizens and the infirm, but its audience includes viewers from various denominations and all walks of life.
While the radio station is taped at a different location, the Sunday Mass is affiliated with St. Catharine's Catholic Church.
Local TV schedule: WNYW Fox, Channel 5, Sundays 5:30 a.m. WLNY, Chanel 10 or 55, Sundays 9 a.m.