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.


Transformed by the Love of God: Catholic Community of Waukesha Lenten Mission -

     March 5, 6, & 7; St. Mary Parish in church

Join us for the Catholic Comunity of Waukesha Lenten Mission held at St. Mary Parish in the church on Sunday, March 5,  Monday, March 6 and Tuesday, March 7 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. The address of the church is 225 S. Hartwell Avenue, Waukesha. This will be a chance for members of all four parishes of Waukesha to come together to pray and allow God to transform us. The Presenters for the Mission will be Frs. Curt, Howard, Javier and José and each night is an individual presentation in English and Spanish / Presentaciones en Ingles y en Español. Hospitality to follow each night in the Community Room.

Pivotal Players:  A new Catholicism video series with Bishop Robert Barron -

     Monday Nights, 6:30 p.m. February 20 & 27

     in St. Mary Parish Community Room

Each week, this series will explore varied and unique people in Catholic history who have had an impact on the expression of our faith. This is a 6 part series that you may attend all of or come on the Monday night that works for you. Click here for a flyer with more information or contact Marguerite Thompson , Pastoral Associate at St. Mary, 262-547-6555 ext. 1302 or email her at No registration is required for this event.

Catholic Community of Waukesha Lenten Retreat for Women - March 4, Schoenstatt Retreat Center

Enrich your Lenten Journey and join other women from the Catholic Community of Waukesha. Take time from your busy schedule to reflect and rejoice in the love and mercy of our Lord. This event will be held on March 4th at the Schoenstatt Retreat Center beginning at 9:30 a.m. Fr. Ken Omerick, from St. Charles, Hartland, will lead two sessions in the morning and Fr. Ron Gramza, former pastor of St. Joseph, Waukesha, will lead two sessions in the afternoon. There will be time for personal reflection as well as small group discussion. Lunch is included. The day will conclude with Mass at 4:30 p.m. Advance registration fee is $22.00 due by February 28. Registration at the door is $25.00.  Contact Colleen Furrer during the day at 262-373-2124 and evenings at 262-226-9951 with questions and to register.

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.

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 of the Catholic Community of Waukesha, 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 house near St. William Parish. The structure includes Scripture, Catechism, Current Events, and social and service activities. Email Bryan at for more information, visit them online at, or join the Facebook group "Brothers of Faith."