Many, many lbs. of cabbage was recently packed into crocks as the first stage of sauerkraut begins. In several weeks parishioners will gather to can the kraut for sale at Germanfest. The kraut is a crowd favorite and usually sells out, so come early to purchase your kraut at the Country Store.
Registration has begun for all 11th & 12th graders who have not received the sacrament of Confirmation. Classes begin Sunday, August 16, 9:30-10:30 am in the Youth Center.
Registration has begun for the 2015/16 School Year for all Kindergarten thru 12th Grade students. Registration forms are in the church foyer. Classes begin Sunday, Aug. 16, 9:30-10:30 am.
Parishioners, please consider canning homemade jams, jellies, pickles, figs, whatever your specialty is to donate to the Germanfest Country Store. These are always big sellers and we have guests who come far & wide just for our homemade canned goods! In addition, we need arts & crafts, handmade quilts & baby items, jewelry, etc. to sell in the Country Store.
You’re invited to our Parish Family Picnic & Movie Night this Friday, July 10 beginning at 6:00 pm on the church grounds near the pavilion. Hot dogs, chips & homemade ice cream are on the menu. There will be a kid-friendly movie in the Parish Hall. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets and whatever outside games or toys your children might enjoy. We have bubbles & glow sticks for the kids and fireworks to cap off the evening.
VBS begins Monday, June 15 and continues thru Wednesday, June 17, 8:30 am – 11:30 am, must be entering K-5 thru 4th grade Fall 2015. Registration continues thru this Sunday, June 14. Our theme this year is “Win the World for Jesus!”
The Parish Office will be closed Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day.
Monday, May 25, 9:00 am
Mass will be followed by the blessing of the graves of our veterans. Also, a reception in the Parish Hall will follow. All are welcome!
All 2015 High School and College Graduates are invited to attend this special Mass in their honor on Sunday, May 17 at 5:00 pm. Our Youth group will be hosting a party featuring dinner and live music under the pavilion behind the Parish Hall immediately following Mass. Graduates and their family & friends are invited!!
Join us Saturday, May 16 at 4:00 pm as 17 of our children celebrate their First Communion. Friends and family are encouraged to attend this Mass, a reception will follow in the lobby of the church.