Franciscan Missionary Newsletter

From the Development Director of our Franciscan Province of the Sacred Heart, read more about the missionary activities of the Franciscan friars in various parts of the world. Please click the link below to open the newsletter in a new window: https://indd.adobe.com/view/c0ce1614-8012-4bd9-a26c-3982e44840f0 … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Open House for New & Interested Families

Please join us for an informative evening at St. Francis Solanus on Wednesday, March 1, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. You will have an opportunity to meet with individual teachers, ask questions, and gain valuable information about the spiritual environment, academics, and programs that we offer. You may take a tour of the school and visit classrooms for an inside look at our St. Francis Family! For more … [Read more...]

St. Francis Fish Fry – Ash Wednesday

March 1 after the 5:30 Mass. Fish and sides will be served, in South Solanus Hall. Free will donations will be accepted. Come and enjoy good food and fellowship. … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – February 17, 2017

Job Opening If you are interested in being a Crossing Guard for St. Francis Solanus School, please contact Dan Arns at 223-8700, ex. 2281 or 2280. The pay is $12.80 for the morning shift of one hour, and $12.80 for the afternoon shift of one hour, covering all days the school is in session. The weekly pay is $125. 15th Annual Bob O’Neal Junior Table Tennis Tournament February 25th at the … [Read more...]

2017-2018 Fr. Tolton & Newcomer’s Scholarship Applications Available

Please see the following link for 2017-2018 Fr. Augustus Tolton and Newcomer’s Scholarship Application Packets: http://stfrancissolanus.com/school/school-forms-downloads/ The deadline for completing and submitting either of the two applications is 4 p.m. on Friday, March 31st, 2017. … [Read more...]

“Resisting Happiness” Book Discussions

This is the book by Matthew Kelly that we gave away to every family who attended one of our Christmas Masses. Have you read it or are you in the process of reading it? The Parish is looking to form some small groups during Lent to discuss the book. Dynamic Catholic, who is the publisher of the book, will be providing a study guide for group discussion. If you are interested in being a part of one … [Read more...]

Bishop Barron’s “Pivotal Players”

For Lent 2017, come and see how the Pivotal Players impacted the Church in the past and today. What can we learn from them for our own spiritual growth? “There is only one tragedy in life, not to be a saint. Don’t miss the opportunity,” (Leon Bloy). We will study St. Catherine of Sienna March 7 and 14 and Blessed John Henry Newman March 21 and March 28. All DVDs and discussion groups will be held … [Read more...]

Ladies of St. Francis Card Party

On March 2, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Solanus Hall. Hosted by David and Mary Ann Hildebrand. For reservations, call Marcia at 222-3370. … [Read more...]

Best Lent Ever Online Program

That’s the title of a terrific program that came to us from Dynamic Catholic, the publisher of “Resisting Happiness,” the book we gave to every family this past Christmas. It’s a free email program offering you practical tips, short inspirational videos from author Matthew Kelly, and personal reflections from Dynamic Catholic team members. All you have to do is go to BestLentEver.com to sign up. … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – February 10, 2017

Job Opening If you are interested in being a Crossing Guard for St. Francis Solanus School, please contact Dan Arns at 223-8700, ex. 2281 or 2280.  The pay is $12.80 for the morning shift of one hour, and $12.80 for the afternoon shift of one hour, covering all days the school is in session.   The weekly pay is $125. Service Hours If you would like to know how many hours you have completed, … [Read more...]