Catholic Community of Waukesha

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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.



Open to Hope A Support Group for Widows & Widowers Tuesday Morning Coffee -

     Tuesday, June 2 at St. John Neumann Parish

Please join us for an opportunity to meet and talk with those that have experienced the death of their spouse. Only someone that has had this experience knows how it feels and what you go through. For a flyer with further information, click here. To register, contact Mary Thiel at St. William, 262-547-2763 ext. 210 or email OR contact Janet Yahnke at St. John Neumann, 262-549-0223 ext. 116 or email

Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary Open House - Sunday, June 2,

     10:00 a.m. Mass; day ends at 3:30 p.m.

“Come, Share Our Story" - In this Year of Consecrated Life, the Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary cordially invite you on Sunday, June 21, 2015 for a day of joy and thanksgiving for their calling to the consecrated life. The day will begin with Holy Mass at 10:00 a.m. with music led by the sisters’ choir, during which there will be a special blessing for Father’s Day. Other highlights of the day will include an interactive presentation about the sisters’ history and mission, as well lunch with the sisters, and tours of the provincial house and new Father Kentenich Hall. For more information about lunch cost and directions to the Schoenstatt Retreat Center, please call 262-522-4300, or visit We hope to see you there!”

Open to Hope A Support Group for Widows & Widowers Summer Potluck -

     Wednesday, June 10 at St. William Vercelli House

Join us for our Summer Potluck on Wednesday, June 10th in the Vercelli House at 11:30 a.m. Reservations are required! Click here for a flyer with further information. 

Middle School Summer Mini-Mission Flyer/Registration - June 15 to June 19

The Catholic Parishes of Waukesha will be sponsoring a mini-mission experience for teens entering grades 6-8 during the week of June 15-19, 2015. This is a five day local service experience designed to bring you in contact with others and serve the Waukesha area community. Work sites will include the St. Vincent DePaul program, Vacation Bible School, Green Power Garden, and a Senior Living center. The program will run Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and cost is just $15 per participant. Click here for a flyer with registration information.

St. William 5th Annual Pig Roast - Sunday, June 21, 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

SAVE THE DATE! Treat dad to a "melt-in-your-mouth" meal on Fathers Day! Tickets will be on sale in the St. William Parish Office soon.

Annual Women's Salad Potluck - Monday, June 22, 6:00 p.m. at St. William Vercelli House

Please join us for our Women’s Salad Potluck on Monday, June 22nd at 6:00 p.m. in the Vercelli House. Our speaker will be Fr. José and he will speak on ”The Role of Women in the Church." Registration is required! Click here for a flyer with further information.

Catholic Community of Waukesha Vacation Bible School - June 22 - 26, 2015

     from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at St. Joseph Parish Gym

This summer at Everest VBS, kids, ages 5-11, will go on an exciting, icy expedition to the slopes of Mount Everest where they will discover that they can overcome obstacles and conquer challenges with God's mighty power! Child should be entering K5 to grade 6 in Fall 2015. For a flyer with further information, click here. For a VBS Registration Form, click here.

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."