Parish Picnic


Parish Picnic at The Shafran Farm, Amissville VA

Sunday, October 18th, 12:00pm

Continuing the celebration of Father Andrew’s 30 years of ministry to St. Mary’s, join us on Sunday, October 18th for worship, fellowship and a country picnic! Holy Eucharist will begin at noon, followed by lunch. Activities include: hayrides, pony rides, hiking, fishing (bring tackle and bait), boating (bring a life jacket/adult supervision needed).

Please bring a blanket or chair, and a side dish or dessert to share (let us know you’re bringing food by signing up below). If you are planning on fishing or boating, please bring tackle and bait or a life jacket. Please do NOT plan to swim, or bring your pets.

The farm is ADA accessible. If you need a ride, please contact the church office, and we will arrange carpooling.

If it rains: By 7AM a decision will be made. If we cancel the picnic at the Shafran Farm, we will move it to the Paca parish hall for a luncheon at 1PM. An email will be sent and an announcement will be made at the services.

To RSVP, sign up using the form below! Volunteers are needed for set up and clean up!

Questions? Contact Jane Shafran at

Link to directions (PDF format)

Registration has now closed. If you are still interested in attending, please contact Jane Shafran (email above).