Calendar of Events

Story of St. Therese, apt for today, to be staged in St. Peter Church

The parish in West Brandywine, Chester County will host the one-woman play with original music that brings to life the "Story of a Soul" and St. Therese's message that anyone can become a saint.

One day retreat at St. Mary Magdalen Church in Media August 15

St. Mary Magdalen Church in Media will offer a one day retreat on The Glory of Mary on Her Assumption into Heaven on August 15 from 8:30 a.m. until 4:35 p.m. Registration fee of $25.00 includes lunch. For more information contact Barbara Woodring at 610-725-0112 or

Croydon parish invites all to picnic this Sunday

St. Thomas Aquinas in lower Bucks County will offer food, beverages, fun and fellowship for all members of the community on Aug. 7 from 1-5 p.m.

St. Hubert’s alumnae host ‘Bambies by the River’

The fundraiser for St. Hubert Catholic High School for Girls features food, drinks and a DJ this Saturday, Aug. 6 at Maggie's Waterfront Cafe in Philadelphia.

Marian feast of the Assumption celebrated in Norristown, West Chester

The M.S.S. Lodge marks 112 years of the observance in Norristown and St. Agnes Parish in West Chester marks its 97th year. Both communities will offer Mass, street procession, benediction and a party on Aug. 14.

Ukrainian Folk Festival coming to Horsham Aug. 28

The Ukrainian American Sport Center is the venue for a festival of music, dance, food and fun celebrating 25 years of independence for Ukraine. The festival's theme is "United Ukraine -- United With Us."

Polish American Festival coming to Doylestown

More than 25,000 visitors are expected for this year's event, Sept. 4-6 and Sept. 10-11, featuring Polish culture with live music and dance, arts and crafts, ethnic Polish food and amusement rides.

I.H.M. sister to lead day-long program on Our Lady of Sorrows

The Neumann Adult Spirituality Enrichment Ministry in Warminster will offer a program Sept. 14 by Sister Mary Virginia Quinn on how Mary accompanies us through the sorrows and joys of our lives.

International children’s choir coming to Overbrook parish

The Matsiko World Orphan Choir is made up of some of the poorest orphaned and at-risk children from Peru, India and Liberia. They bring their hope-filled message to Our Lady of Lourdes Church Aug. 3.

Mass for peace to be celebrated in Wallingford Wednesday night

Everyone is welcome to the Community Mass for Peace at St. John Chrysostom Church July 20 to lift their united prayers over concerns for the recent incidents of violence in many communities this summer.