Catholic Community of Waukesha

Citywide Events

Events found on this page are either sponsored by the four parishes of the Catholic Community of Waukesha or are events within the county of Waukesha that parishioners from any parish are welcome to attend.


Save the Dates:

  • Register now for the St. William Parish annual trip to the Fireside Dinner Theater on Wednesday, September 21. Click here for a registration flyer with further information.

  • Fr. Javier Bustos, Pastor of St. Joseph Parish, will speak on Catholic Social Teaching on Wednesday, September 14. 

  • Fr. José Nieto will facilitate a series on Pope Francis' Papal Writings on Wednesday evenings, October 5, 12 & 19.

  • Mary Ann Noe will facilitate a series on C.S. Lewis - Mere Christianity on Monday evenings, October 24 & 31 and November 7 & 14.

  • Pat Knuth will facilitate a three part series entitled Isaiah: Messianic Prophet on Mondays, November 28, December 5 & 12 or Thursdays, December 1, 8 & 15.

St. John Vianney Parish Thursday Bible Study - Begins September 8

St. John Vianney Parish Thursday Bible Study group will begin Jeff Cavins’ Revelation: The Kingdom Yet to Come, followed by Galatians: Set Free to Live.  The group meets 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Thursdays, September 8 through March 2. Registration forms are available at For more information, contact Suzette Hildebrand at or 262-796-3944, or Dennis Sylva at

Cup O’ Joe for the Soul - After Monday Morning Mass at St. William Parish

We invite everyone to our St. William Parish Conference Room for a cup of coffee and to share in a conversation of faith. On Monday mornings, we will come together to share in some small faith group conversation as a way to get our week started off grounded in the word of God. Contact Cindy Bergland in Adult and Family Ministry at St. William Parish for more information 262-547-2763 ext. 213 or cbergland@swwauk.orgClick here for further information.

Noah’s Ark Trip - August 11

Join St. William Youth Ministry for a day of fun and fellowship at Noah’s Ark in the Wisconsin Dells on Thursday, August 11. The bus will leave the St. William parking lot at 8:00 a.m. and return at 6:00 p.m. The cost for this trip is $35 per person. Each participant should bring additional money for lunch. This event is open to all teens in grades 7-12 in the Waukesha area. Reserve your spot by returning a check made payable to St. William with a completed permission slip to the St. William Youth Ministry office no later than Monday, June 27. Permission slips are available here.

Theology on Tap 2016 - Grab a beer. Meet your neighbor. Hear a message.

Young adults (20s + 30s) of any faith (and no faith) are invited to a pub in your neighborhood for community and conversation. Free—this round is on us!  Join us at the Water Street Brewery, 3191 Golf Road, Delafield, at 7:00 p.m. every WednesdayJuly 11 - August 4, to learn how you can make a difference in our community, our nation, and our world - and bring a friend! Click here for an informational flyer.

  • Week 3 (July 25-28): Love the Stranger: Protect the Dignity of Immigrants - Families divided. Migrant workers exploited and abused. Human beings dying unnecessarily in American deserts. A representative from the Archdiocese of Milwaukee’s Office of the Dignity of the Human Person explains the human consequences of a broken immigration system and how you can advocate for actual solutions.
  • Week 4 (August 1-4): Live Mercy: Make it Real - In this Year of Mercy, Pope Francis has invited the world to reflect on mercy, compassion, and the power of forgiveness. Come hear how one local young adult’s encounter with God’s mercy and a need in our community inspired real action that’s making a real difference, and be inspired to do the same.

Volunteer Drivers Needed

There are many seniors and adults with disabilities living in Waukesha County in need of a ride to the grocery store or medical appointment. Thanks to Interfaith Senior Programs’ volunteers, people in need can receive a ride at no cost to them, and remain independent in their home. Volunteer as little or as often as you’d like and choose which area to drive in. To become a volunteer driver, please call Anna at (262) 522-2402 or email her at

Volunteer Drivers Needed

Volunteer drivers are needed to help deliver a hot meal to homebound seniors living in the Waukesha area. Drivers use their own vehicles but are reimbursed for their gas mileage. Meals are picked up at the Waukesha Health and Human Services Building on Riverview Avenue. Help out once a week or twice a month from 11:00 am -12:30 pm. If interested, call the ADRC at 262-548-7829 or visit the website and click the volunteer tab,

Moms' Group - Thursday Mornings, September thru May, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

This women's group gets together to read, discuss and pray using a variety of materials. The group offers members support, care and faith companionship. Click here for flyer with meeting dates.

A Bible Study for Young Adult Men - Meets every Wednesday evening 

A Bible Study for Young Adult men, sponsored by St. William Youth Ministry, meets every Wednesday evening in Waukesha. The group is targeted to Catholic men, ages 20-35, and it meets at Bryan Hermsen's apartment near downtown Waukesha. The structure includes Scripture, Catechism, Current Events, and social and service activities. Email Bryan at for more information, or join the Facebook group "Waukesha Young Adult Bible Study."