St. Francis Parish Fiesta
This year’s event will be held the second Saturday of September at the St. Francis School grounds. Our annual celebration continues to attract increasing numbers of guests each year, drawn by the delicious international and carnival style foods prepared by our ministries, raffle prizes, games for children and families, crafts, live music, dancing, and entertainment. We will kick off the evening with Mass at 5:00 pm with the Fiesta following immediately until 9:00 pm. We invite you, your friends, and family to join us for this fun-filled evening. We are also looking for several volunteers. With your help, we will make this our best year yet. To volunteer, please contact Isabel Ruiz at the Parish Office. (661) 327-4734 or Iruiz@stfran.org.
Where: St. Francis School
When: Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Contact: Isabel at 327-4734
OLPH Women's Guild Retreat
The OLPH Women’s Guild will hold a special day of Pray- er, Reflection and Fellowship at St. Anthony‘s Retreat House in Three Rivers on September 20. The cost is $35.00 this includes the Retreat itself, plus breakfast and lunch at St Anthony‘s. Sandy James is our Retreat Chairman call her if you have any questions.
21st Annual Marian Eucharistic Conference
Most Rev. Armando X. Ochoa will celebrate the opening Mass on Sept. 26, 2014 . Speakers to include Sister Linda Koontz, Fr. Stan Fortuna, Fr. Patrick Martin, Fr. Joseph Amalfitano, Fr. Christopher Crotty, and Rev. Msgr. Patrick McCormick.
Registration: $50/adult, $95/married couples.
General Info: (559) 271-1246
Registrations: (559) 824-7923
The Guadalupano Ministry cordially invites you a Marian Retreat. Their will be simultaneous Spanish and English sessions. NO charge for admissions. Lunches available for $7.00 (optional).
Where: St. Philip the Apostle Church
When: October 4, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Contact: Patricio at 343-4256
Our Lady of Fatima Festival
Everyone is invited to this FUN family event! Bring your friends and enjoy great entertainment and great food! The rosary will start outside the youth center at 10:00 am and end with Mass in the church. A reception will follow in Logan Hall and the Quad. Please join us for a nine day Novena starting October 2, 2014.
Where: St. Philip the Apostle Church
When: Saturday, October 11, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: Felix at 834-6513
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend
“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.” Today’s Gospel challenges us to come together in His name. Is God in your Marriage? The next Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend will be held on October 24-26, 2014, at the Saint Francis Retreat Center in San Juan Bautista, California. For more information call Mary Jo and Rich Castello, at 831-704-6322 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or register online at centralcawwme.org.
Where: St. Francis Retreat Center in San Juan Bautista, Ca
When: October 24-26, 2014
Trunk or Treat - St. Philip the Apostle Church
Plan to join us for a safe Halo-ween! We'll be accepting candy donations soon. To participate, call 833-2218, ext. 179.
Where: St. Philip the Apostle Church (parish parking lot)
When: October 31, 2014
Time: 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Contact: 833-2218, ext. 179
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Holiday Dance
Dance the night away to the enjoyable sounds of The Flying Arvizu Brothers Band, performing music throughout the ages. Dinner provided by Luigi's Restaurant. ADULTS ONLY (21 years and Older). No Host Bar.
Coat and Tie/Cocktail Attire.
Where: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish Hall
When: Saturday, November 15, 2014
Time: Cocktail Hour from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm; Dancing until 10:00 pm