Parish Community Building
This is a open sign up place for upcoming women's events in St. Josaphat parish. All are welcome (e.g., all generations, millennials, single, with parish school children or not;). Just come to events you are in the mood for or have time for. Our mission: 1) social/fun/community building among parish women 2) service 3) spirituality/reflection 4) reading/book club. Following are upcoming events; we will add more as we plan them.
SAT JULY 21 (9 am - 11:30)/Book Club -- discuss Brene Brown's Gifts of Imperfection in the Fireplace Room of the Rectory. https://www.amazon.com/Gifts-Imperfection-Think-Supposed-Embrace/dp/159285849X Chrissy Scott will be facilitating this meeting.
SAT AUG 11 (8:30 am - 10:30 am)/Spirituality/Reflection -- engage in some life/spiritual reflection over morning coffee and plan more events for 2018/2019. Most likely you will be seeing one event per month or every month. Out of our last meeting, we executed a school supply drive at the parish and gathered over six Uhaul size boxes of supplies that were given to a CPS school where half the population was homeless (thanks to Judy Lovero, Kira Haldes and Susan McDermott).
SEPT TBD (Social Event) -- join us in the courtyard for wine/lemonade and some appetizers. Currently considering a weeknight, or after Saturday 5 pm mass or Sunday noon mass. e
SEPT TBD (St. Agatha Family Dance) -- volunteer by providing donations or sharing you time as St. Agatha's hosts an innagural family dance for kids, parents and/or a special adult in their lives (contact: [email protected])
OCT (TBD)/Book Club -- we will be discussing an American Marriage for our next book. https://www.amazon.com/American-Marriage-Novel-Oprahs-Selection/dp/1616208775/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1531491618&sr=8-1&keywords=america+marriage