Parish Picnic – June 8th! Reminder – Mass 4:00 p.m. on June 8th

The Parish Picnic is next weekend, Saturday, June 8th, beginning at 5:00 p.m. and continuing until midnight. The Picnic Committee and many others have been working for months to make this picnic a fun and successful evening. Please make sure you have turned in your Cash Raffle tickets, Quilt Raffle tickets, and a Basket and/or Silent Auction item. Also, please place your Bake Sale items on the … [Read more...]

Vacation Bible School

June 17-21 | 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Pre-K thru 4th Grade St. Francis Parish Center Registration forms will be sent home with school children. For more information, please call Mike Holbrook at 222-2898 … [Read more...]

Need for Water in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Franciscan friars in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are asking if we might make known the need for potable water in their region.  We’ve received the attached video which shows, very briefly, what they go through each day to get water, and how digging wells can offer great help.  You can see the video on the following link:  https://youtu.be/gR6jgo5ZXAU This information was provided … [Read more...]

Open Positions at St. Francis Solanus School

St. Francis Solanus is accepting applications for 6-8th grade Religion.  This position could also include 2 classes of 6th grade English, depending on the applicants' credentials.  Resumes and inquiries may be sent to Lori Shepard at St. Francis Solanus School, 1720 College, Quincy, Illinois 62301.  Or, applicants may send information to [email protected]  All applicants must have … [Read more...]

Ladies of St. Francis May Dinner & Meeting – Tuesday, May 28th

The Ladies of St. Francis will have their May dinner and meeting of 2019 on Tuesday, May 28 at 6:00 p.m.  Please join us for fellowship and fun!  Make reservations by calling No Later than May 23 to Pat Hussong (217) 242-7398. … [Read more...]

St. Francis Holy Name Banquet – Thursday, May 30th

Our annual banquet will be held on Thursday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m. in Solanus Hall.  Our guest speaker will be Reginald Ankrom who will speak on the history of Fr. Augustus Tolton, as well as his canonization progress.  We will serve a ribeye steak dinner with all the trimmings for dinner.  RSVP for the banquet as well as annual dues are indicated in the Holy Name envelope that was recently mailed … [Read more...]

Praying the Rosary During May

Please join us for the Rosary during the month of May.  We will pray the Rosary for our bishop, priests and our country.  We will start the Rosary 25 minutes prior to the start of Mass.  When your Mass is over, please exit to the North exist to visit so that we may start the Rosary on time for the next Mass. Thank you! … [Read more...]

An Evening with Fr. Bill Burton – Monday, May 13th

Join us for an Evening with Fr. Bill Burton Monday, May 13 6:30 p.m. St. Francis Parish Center We'll have wine, cheese, and a presentation on his new book. Please RSVP to the office at 222-2898 or to Fr. Bob at [email protected][Read more...]

Spaghetti Dinner – May 11th

Come Join us for a Spaghetti Dinner Saturday, May 11, 2019 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. St. Francis Solanus Parish Center Menu: Spaghetti with Meat Sauce Salad Garlic Bread Coffee, Tea, and Lemonade Adults: $10 Kids Ages 10 and Below: $5 Tickets are available in the St. Francis Parish Office or at the door. All proceeds go to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital For more information, … [Read more...]

Holy Name Good Friday Fish Dinner

The Holy Name men will be serving fish and fries after The Lord’s Passion on Good Friday,  April 19. There will be a free will donation! … [Read more...]