Parish Life: Community Building

Parish Life: Community Building

YEAR ROUND EVENTS:

Coffee and Donuts- Every first weekend of the month, Parish Life organizes and serves coffee and donuts to the Parish after all the Masses.

Kitchen Organization- each Parish committee is responsible for cleaning up the Activities Center and Kitchen after events, Parish Life Committee goes in bi-monthly to make sure everything is clean and organized and to order more supplies when they run low.

Family Movie Night- Several Saturday evenings during the year Parish Life hosts a simple potluck dinner followed by a movie after the 5pm Mass. 

SEASONAL EVENTS:

Chili Cook-Off-  Each Fall, Parish Life organizes and hosts a fun event where our parishioners bring their favorite chili to share! The top three chilis win a prize. Date is TBA.

Silver Generation Lunch Each Fall and Spring, Parish Life organizes and hosts a lunch for Parishioners aged 60 and over. Parish Life plans the meal, serves and manages activities and clean up.

Trunk or Treat Each Fall close to All Saints day, Parish Life organizes and hosts a Parish wide event with parishioners parking in the lower parking lot and handing out candy followed by hot chocolate, hay rides, maze. movie, and other fun activities!

Family Christmas Cookie Swap- Each Advent Season Parish Life sponsors a Saturday evening after 5pm Mass where we swap cookies, drink hot chocolate, and watch a holiday movie!

Lenten MealsEach Friday during Lent the Parish joins together for a meatless meal prior to the Stations of the Cross. Parish Life works with other Parish Committees to organize and host each of these meals.

Easter Egg Hunt- After the 9am Easter Sunday Mass, Parish Life sponsors an Easter Egg Hunt for the children of the Parish.

Chair: JoAnn Rudy, Community Building