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St. Mary's to host Scholastic Book Fair December 12-19
St. Mary's to host Scholastic Book Fair December 12-19

SPRING LAKE, Mich.―St. Mary’s School will host a Scholastic Book Fair at St. Mary’s Church from Thursday, December 12 to Thursday, December 19.

The church is located at 406 East Savidge St. in Spring Lake. The general public is invited to attend. Board books for early readers, adventure, biography, teen and young adult books will be available.

Scholastic Book Fair Hours:

  • December 12, 13, 16, 17, 18 and 19 --10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • December 14 – 5:30-6:30 p.m. 
  • December 15 – 12 to 1 p.m.

Anyone interested in obtaining further information should contact Saint Mary’s Parish School at (616) 842-1282.

Saint Mary’s Parish School in its current location was opened in 1954 with 150 students enrolled in grades three through eight. In 1955, grades one and two were added. Enrollment increased every year up to 1965-66, when 330 students were enrolled. Since the mid-1970s,  enrollment has remained steady at around 200 students.  In April 2006, a 22,000 square foot Parish Center was completed and dedicated by Bishop Walter Hurley during a special ribbon cutting ceremony.

Saint Mary’s Catholic Church has served the community for 140 years. The mission of Saint Mary’s Parish reads: Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, the Catholic Christian Community of Saint Mary dedicate ourselves to living the Good News of Jesus Christ, primarily through worship, education, love and service to all.