Parish Center Update – March 29, 2015

Parishioner and Organization Room Scheduling Several individuals and groups have contacted us requesting to schedule events in the Parish Center.  The specifics have not been completed regarding the “rules, costs, etc.”.  However, effective immediately we will begin accepting requests for any event beginning with June 1, 2015 and later. We will hold your request until the final guidelines are … [Read more...]

Marilyn & Steven Prater Family Scholarship Application

Download Application Packet:   Family fund will help students attending St. Francis In late 2007, as Marilyn Prater prepared for her death, she made it clear that she did not want people to send flowers or fleeting acknowledgements. She wanted to channel that energy to help children learn. Marilyn, who served as an elementary school teacher for more than 40 years, had observed the … [Read more...]

Holy Week Services

Holy Thursday - Mass of the Lord’s Supper  - 7:00pm Good Friday - Celebration of the Lord’s Passion - 3:00pm Good Friday – Stations of the Cross – 5:30pm Holy Saturday -  Easter Vigil -  8:00pm Easter Sunday -  6:30am, 8:00am, 9:30am & 11:00am … [Read more...]

Reconciliation – Monday, 3/30 and Wednesday 4/1

Sacrament of Reconciliation Individual Reconciliation will be available on Monday, 3/30 and Wednesday, 4/1 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. and again from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.  These are the last times for Reconciliation (Confession) before Easter. … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – April 2015

View the April 2015 edition of our St. Francis Parish Newsletter (PDF) … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – March 20, 2015

2 HOUR DELAY FOR BAD WEATHER - REMINDER This year, the public school system has implemented a 2-hour delay for bad weather. The following instructions tell how the school day will take place if a delay is needed: Morning Preschool will cancel, along with before school daycare. Doors will open at 10:00. Please do not bring your children earlier; first tardy bell will be 10:10, with start time … [Read more...]

Catholics Returning Home Series Beginning Soon

Do you know someone who has left the Church? Most of us do not have to look very far to find non-practicing Catholics in our circle of family and friends. Many of us our concerned about these loved ones, but we don’t know how to help them. Obviously, most of them are searching, but how can we help them find their way home? As baptized, practicing Catholics, we have a precious gift of faith and … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – March 13, 2015

2 HOUR DELAY FOR BAD WEATHER - REMINDER This year, the public school system has implemented a 2-hour delay for bad weather. The following instructions tell how the school day will take place if a delay is needed: Morning Preschool will cancel, along with before school daycare. Doors will open at 10:00. Please do not bring your children earlier; first tardy bell will be 10:10, with start time … [Read more...]

Parish Center Update – March 8, 2015

There have been requests from parishioners asking if we have any additional specific items they can donate towards. The answer is yes. We ordered round and rectangular tables for the hall. Each table will seat 8 people. The cost of the round tables is $463.00. The cost for the rectangular tables is $627.00 each.  Why so high? These tables are of very good quality and have a longer warranty then … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Open House

Anyone interested in having their children attend St. Francis Solanus School for the upcoming 2015-2016 school year is invited to attend Open House on Thursday, March 12th from 6:00-7:00 PM. Financial Aid Information, Curriculum, and School Policies will be available for interested parents. Parents will share what makes St. Francis Solanus so special to their family, and teachers will be available … [Read more...]