Catholic Community of Waukesha

Better Together

Citywide Events

Events found on this page are either sponsored by the four parishes of the Catholic Community of Waukesha or are considered to be a citywide event, offered by other organizations, that parishioners from any parish are welcome to attend.


Klinke Cleaners Coat Collection - September 14 - October 10, All Waukesha Locations

Klinke Cleaners will be collecting winter coats at all their Waukesha locations between September 14, 2015 and October 10, 2015. Klinke Cleaners will clean and deliver the coats to Hope Center for distribution to children in need who visit the Hope Center clothing shop. Please consider donating all those coats and jackets just hanging in your closets. We will put them to good use.

Pine Lake Women’s Retreat; Seasons of the Soul - Stages of a Woman's Life

     in Friendship with God - September 18-20, 2015

Hosted this year by Sisters In Spirit of Waukesha, a group of Catholic Women in the Waukesha area. This retreat is open to all but is primarily attended by Lutheran and Catholic ladies. Come and explore a deeper understanding of our relationship with God and each other as we examine the seasons of a Christian woman’s life with an ecumenical perspective. Sister Carla Mae Streeter will talk on what it means to be a Christian woman at various stages of life. Contact with questions. Click here for a brochure with further information and registration.  

Hope Center's 5th Annual Run/Walk - Saturday, October 3 at Frame Park

Come join us for a morning at beautiful Frame Park in Waukesha on Saturday, October 3 for Hope Center’s 5th Annual Run/Walk. After the race, stay and enjoy the 1/2 mile Kids Fun Run followed by music, food, raffle, and an awards ceremony.  Awards will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female overall winners of the 5k Run. All children who participate in the 1/2 mile Kids Fun Run will receive wristbands.  Friendly the Eagle be there to start the Kids Race! Sign up a team! Get your own team logo on the back of your shirts (Additional costs may apply). For every TEAM that raises over $500 will get their logo for free. Raise money! For everyone that raises $100+ individually with get a Hope Center Run/Walk wristband! Sign up today!
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,

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

We invite everyone to St. William Parish Conference Room for a cup of coffee and to share in a conversation of faith. Every Monday 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 berglandc@tds.netClick here for further information.

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."