• Welcome to Flocknote: A New Communication Tool for our Parish*

  • Want to stay in the loop about what is happening at St Margaret Parish? Want to get the latest news, activities and happenings around the parish via email and/or text message all in a timely manner? Then Flocknote is for you!

    Flocknote is a communication tool designed specifically for parishes allowing us to reach all of you “our flock” in a fun, informative and interactive way. This new tool will soon replace Constant Contact for all our parish emails. In addition to email, Flocknote has an added feature of allowing parishioners to sign-up if you want to receive parish updates and information via text messages on your cell phone.

    Easy to stay updated!!

    Please note that you will automatically receive Flocknote emails if we already have your email.
    If at any time, you would like to provide an updated email and/or add your cell phone number allowing you to receive text messages, then simply follow one of the two options provided below.

    Two Ways to Provide your new Email and/or Cell Phone Number:

    Option 1: On your Cellphone:Text the word Madison to 84576 and follow the prompts provided in reply to your text.

    Option 2: Complete the Form below and click “Sign Me Up”.

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  • Sharing Information with our Parish Community

  • Communication is a vital part of ensuring that everyone within our parish community is able to feel connected, included and informed. With this in mind, we have created the following procedure allowing for the efficient receipt and distribution of all information that is requested to be shared with our parish community.

  • The following means of communication are utilized by our parish to help keep parishioners informed of important announcements, events and activities within our parish community:

  • Printed Weekly Bulletin: distributed at week-end Masses. Also available to view on the parish web-site.
    Pulpit Announcements: made before the start of week-end Masses.
    Parish Web-site:: stmargaretchurch.com
    Parish Master Calendar:accessed via the parish web-site or by clicking here
    E-Mail Announcements and Updates: emailed out to parishioners as needed using Flocknote.
    Electronic Announcements
    Bulletin Boards
    **All Paper Flyers that have been submitted and approved according to this new procedure will be posted by parish staff, as space allows.

  • Procedure for anyone wishing to share information with the parish community

  • 1. Click on the attached link to complete the Parish Communication Request Form

    2. All requests need to be received by noon on Monday in order to be considered for distribution for the following week-end.

    3. Once all requests are approved by the pastor, they will be distributed to the parish community as space allows and in the following order of priority:

    *Information from the Archbishop or Archdiocese
    *Information from our pastor
    *Parish events, activities and announcements
    *Diocesan events, activities and announcements
    *Non-Diocesan parish events, activities and announcements
    *Non-religious but local community events and activities.

    4. This procedure applies to all content for each of the communication platforms which are listed above:

  • For questions about submitting information to be communicated to the parish community, please contact Liz Connelly at 203 245.7301 ex 104.

    East Shoreline Catholic Academy
    The inter-parish school of St. George, Guilford, St. Margaret, Madison, and St. John Bosco, Branford.

    62 Cedar Street, Branford, CT 06405
    Phone: 203-488-8386 Fax: 203-488-2347