To honor Mary, we clean and maintain the shrine (the altar, state of Mary(Our Lady of Lourdes) and St. Bernadette throughout the year.  We are also responsible for coordinating the May crowning ceremony.  Along with the Garden Angels, we also maintain the gardens around the shrine.

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Activities of Mary’s Shrine volunteers:

  1. Wash the altar and statues in Spring (before Easter and May Crowning)
  2. Sweeping, light gardening
  3. Seasonal decorating
  4. Coordinating the May Crowning ceremony and assist with the ceremony

Hours of Commitment:

  • 2 hrs for Spring clean up
  • 1 hr monthly for sweeping, light gardening, and seasonal decorating
  • 2 to 3 hrs annually for coordination of the May Crowning event

Please contact Karen Simon @ 219-616-1806