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.

 

Annual Women's Salad Potluck - June 15, 6:00 p.m. in St. William Parish Vercelli House

Join us for St. William Annual Women's Salad Potluck with featured speaker, Fr. José Nieto, who will speak on Pope Francis and Women in the Church. Please bring a salad to share and also the recipe! Registration is required. Contact Mary Thiel , St. William Adult & Family Ministry Associate, at 262-547-2763 ext 210 or email mthiel@swwauk.org.

W.A.Y. Middle School Mission - June 12 -17, 2016

The W.A.Y. Middle School Mission is a five day local service experience designed to bring you in contact with other people while serving the community. Work assignments include: the St. Vincent de Paul program, Vacation Bible School, Green Power Garden and a Senior Living Center. Click here for a brochure with further information and registration. Contact Julie Dennert, Director of Youth Ministry, at jdennert@swwauk.org or 262-547-2763 ext 220 with questions. 

Catholic Community of Waukesha Vacation Bible School - June 20 - 24 at St. Joseph Parish

This summer at Cave Quest VBS, kids will go on an over the top underground adventure! Where they’ll get grounded in the rock solid foundation of God’s love, a love that takes us through life’s dark times! Registration and payment is due by June 10.

VBS Informational Flyer                  VBS Registration Form                     Online Registration Link

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.

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 AnnaR@InterfaithWaukesha.org.
 

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, www.waukeshacounty.gov/adrc
 

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 cbergland@swwauk.orgClick 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 bryan.hermsen@gmail.com for more information, or join the Facebook group "Waukesha Young Adult Bible Study."