All students going to college in the fall are invited to the  College Sendoff Mass and Reception!  

All new or returning college students are welcome to come to Mass for a special blessing for the school year, and to a reception in the park immediately following.  

Co-eds, invite your friends!  

Parents, please extend a special invitation to your college-aged children.

Saturday, July 28th
5pm Mass
6pm Reception
Important Upcoming Dates! l

July 19, 6:30pm - Theology on Tap

July 24 & 25, 7pm - Beauty & the Beast

July 28, 5pm - College Sendoff Mass & Reception

August 16, 4-6pm SJS Ice Cream Social & Info Day

September 8 & 9 - Septemberfest

Theology on Tap
Join us TONIGHT for this week's Theology on Tap on Thursday, July 19th at 6:30pm at Derby, 1224 W. Webster. Jenn Delvaux will be speaking on The View from the Outside.
Women's Club 
Book Discussion
Women's Group Book Discussion on Brene Brown's Gifts of Imperfection is 
THIS SATURDAY, July 21st, 9:00 - 11:30 am in the rectory.

Contact Kim Nugent ( or Chrissy Scott ( for more information.
Imaginarium Theatre Presents:
Mr. and Mrs. Acker's summer theatre camp, Imaginarium Theatre, has its inaugural performance of 
Beauty & the Beast 
on July 24 and 25 at 7pm 
in the SJS gymnasium! 

Almost all of the performers are SJS students and they deserve a great audience. They hope you will attend and bring your friends and family! Tickets are $10 cash at the door! This is an event you will not want to miss!
Ice Cream Social and Information Day
On August 6th from 4-6pm along with visiting the classrooms, parents and students will be dropping off school supplies and then heading outside to get some ice cream and visit the tables outside in the parking lot of the church to where we will display info, sign-up, gear, etc. to welcome the SJS families back to school.
St. Agatha Dinner
Upcoming community dinners at St. Agatha, our sharing parish, on Tuesday, August 14. Start time is 6:30 pm. Our next discussions will focus on the economics of racism. Please see the bulletin and website for more information.
Please save the date for Septemberfest - our annual party in the parking lot. It will take place on Saturday, September 8th and Sunday, September 9th. Lots more details to come!!
8th Grade Service Hours
ATTENTION 8TH GRADERS: Are you looking for a way to receive community service hours during the summer? You and a chaperone, can sign up to volunteer for the Helping Hands Ministry, Mon - Fri 9:15 am - 11:00 am. To get involved with the program you can sign-up on our website under Ministries > Outreach. *Please note you must be 18 years old or accompanied by a chaperone in order to volunteer.