Letter from the President
Welcome to the parish and thank you for your interest in the St. Thomas Aquinas Mother’s Association (STAMA)! Our purpose is to support the mothers of our parish as they look to make connections spiritually, socially, and charitably. We are an active parish organization with opportunities for all moms!
STAMA Services and Events
Meals for Moms – meals provided by STAMA members to other STAMA moms in a time of need
Playgroups – let us match you up with similar age children and date preferences to meet a new group of friends for the year
Sunday Nursery – co-op babysitting program during 9 am Sunday Mass for children 2 years and under; held at the upper school
Family Formation – in coordination with the parish office of Family Formation, monthly catechesis for parents and children ages 3 and up is offered at STA Lower School
Monthly Meetings – a compelling lineup of speakers to help enhance our perspective on motherhood
New Member Events – activities to help welcome our newest members!
Children’s Parties – 4 holiday parties a year at STA for the family!
Socials/Mom’s Night Out – a chance to unwind with old and new friends
Spirituality – scripture study groups, weekly Rosary, Spirituality Book Club, and more!
Charities – opportunities throughout the year to get involved in the community through donations or volunteering, teaching our children the importance of faith through service.
STAMA Swap – annual yard sale benefiting St. Vincent de Paul.
Christmas Pageant – our young children, ages 3-5, share the story of Jesus’ birth
Fundraising – there are various opportunities to support STAMA fundraisers throughout the year, including Sacred Pause ornament sales, Parent’s Night Out, Fun Run and the Kendra Gives back event!
Year-End Mass & Dinner – celebrate the year with an intimate Mass just for us moms, followed by a catered dinner with STAMA friends
Vacation Bible School – a faith- and fun-filled week of spiritual growth for children ages 3 and up and volunteers alike!
I hope you will accept my invitation and consider joining STAMA! Please feel free to reach out to me or another board member with any questions.
STAMA President, 2021-2022