St Mary of the Valley

(Spring Clean-Up, Limpieza de Primavera, 20 March 2010

view of parking lot before trimming trees, placing covers & bark on islands

covering ready

crew laying covering for islands

Martin stapling

Doug with backhoe caring bark

crew distributing bark

Leo, Steve, John, Adam - removing damaged tree from south side of church

Dan cleaning gutters on hall

Sharon with chipper

crew preparing area for future playground

future playground with some of the chips

cutting weeds around garbage bin

Renae cleaning pews

Sr Barbara, Maggie, Teresa & Cathy cleaning chairs in Blessed Sacrament chapel

Cynthia cleaning chairs in church

Linda cleaning baptismal fount

Andrea cleaning chairs

Elizabeth cleaning vestibules

Leo serving coffe & donuts

Tom trimming

the Price family

Teresa & Amy w/ Megan & Eryn, Dan above

crew raking bark - and leaves

crew on side of hall

Michael clipping branches

Juan Gonzalez taking down tree in rectory patio

Jesus Quevedo & crew cutting up tree, removing branchs from rectory patio

with Jeff

John, Patrick, Matt, Manny & crew hauling away branches

Manny & friend


Knights serving lunch: Dom, Ralph, Matt

using blower to clean parking lot at end of day

chemical stain dug up & replaced with good soil

Isabel vacuuming

Jan planting new flowers

Mackenzie with friend

Fr. Frankovic's memorial tree

rails cleaned, leaves removed

south side of church with some trees removed and shrubs trimmed

bell with surrounding shrubs trimmed

flowers at east entrance, facing Cascade mountains

Pictures below courtesy of Matt Galdo

Andrea, Linda, Theresa, Jan
Kathy, Isabel, Yolanda, Cecilia, Mia, Renae, Yolanda, Linda

Ralph, Bill, Leonard



John, Steve, Leo, Jose

Martin, Jesus, et al





Jose, Matt, Tom, Leo, Andrea, Jose, Teresa, Meri - waiting for prayer before lunch

Mark Price & family: Meri, Markie, Marcus & Mia

Joe, John

Diana & Michael

w/ Leo & Jim

Juan Gonzalez (top of tree falling)

Doug & Joe


in front of rectory, Sacred Heart statue

south entrance of church

Landscaping Needs at St. Mary's

(shows parish grounds before clean-up)


Pictures from February 2010

Pictures from January 2010

Pictures from December 2009

Our Lady of Guadalupe & Pastorela

Generations of Faith

(Religious Education Program)

Pictures from November 2009

Pictures from Peru

(October 2009)

Pictures from September 2009

August 2009

July 2009


Pictures from Visit to Peru (2008)

Visit to Monroe's Reptile Zoo (Dec 29, 2009)