CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK 2016
Friday, January 29- Saturday, February 5
What is Catholic Schools Week?
National Catholic Schools Week is an annual celebration
of Catholic education in the United States. At St. Patrick School,
we celebrate this week by planning activities of celebration
and gratitude for our students, staff, clergy, nation,
and community. We take this week to celebrate WHO we are!
ST. PATRICK SCHOOL CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK:
All are invited
- Friday, January 29- “Family Fun Friday”
for supper, games, and music in the gym as we kick off our Catholic Schools Week!
- Sunday, January 31- “In Our Parish”
All weekend Masses will feature St. Patrick students in the Mass roles.
Students will also distribute ‘thank you’ cards to the Parish for supporting our school
- Monday, February 1- “In Our Community”
Parent- Grandparent Breakfast in a.m.
PreK-1 grades will be coloring greeting cards for local nursing homes.
Grades 2-4 will be joining local assisted living residents for a ‘board game’ afternoon.
Grades 5-8 *in their houses* will be servicing local businesses and charities through on-site work.
- Tuesday, February 2- “In our ‘sweet’ students”
Students encouraged to dress in ‘what’s ‘sweet’ about them’ (ex: their sports jerseys or shirts, their dance club shirts, their Boy Scout shirt, their music shirt, etc)
- Ice Cream Social for students
- Classroom project featuring our ‘sweet’ students
- Wednesday, February 3- “In our Nation”
Veterans from our Parish, as well as local and state leaders will be invited to lunch with our students.
- Thursday, February 4- “In our Vocations”
Activities planned to celebrate Father Willard, Father Julius, our Sisters, and our Seminarians.
- St. Patrick School Talent Show
- Friday, February 5- “In our Faculty, Staff, & Volunteers ”
Each classroom will celebrate their teacher in their own way! A teacher luncheon will be celebrated!
WEDNESDAY, April 277:00 – 9:30PM FOR REBOOT! LIVE!
With internationally renowned speaker and author,CHRIS STEFANICK And special musical guest, JON NIVEN
Reboot! Live! is the fun, inspiring and practical experience of applying the beauty and genius of the heart of the Gospel to every aspect of your life. From prayer and spirituality, to work, dating, marriage, parenting, health and more!There is no part of your life that will be left untouched!Five Points, WashingtonKeep watching the bulletin for all the details!To register, go online twww.RealLifeCatholic.com– or – Contact Chris Kapraun, at 369-0783We want to make this opportunity available to all parish members. If for some reason you cannot afford the full cost of the tickets for yourself and/or your entire family, please contact Dave Graham at 309-369-5138. Assistance is available.
Save the Date!
St. Patrick’s Pot of Gold
Dinner Dance & Auction
Saturday, March 19th
St. Patrick Parish
Countryside Banquet 6:00 p.m. - Midnight
$60 per ticket includes: Food stations Desserts Beer & Wine included (Cash Bar also available)
Tables of 8 can be reserved Tickets available after January 4th
Live & Silent Auction, Raffles, &Games of Chance
Live Music by Plain Jane
Great Evening to Support St. Patrick’s Parish Auction and Raffle Items To date:
Live & Silent Items Trips, Sporting Event Tickets, Reserved Pews for Christmas, First Communion, Easter & Graduation, Reserved Parking Spot at Church, Stained Glass windows from Church, Hotel Stays & Restaurant gifts, No School Uniforms for a Week Plus many, many more!!
Raffle$1,500 Cash Pick of 1 Live Auction Item TV valued at $1,000+More to be added Tickets -
Available$20 per ticket or 6 for $100
Items or services you would like to donate??
Volunteer time to Auction Committee??
Please call or text Dustin Johansen 309-339-4718
CASH BASH 2016
We hope you will consider joining us at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Washington on February 20, 2016 from 5-9 p.m. St. Patrick School and The St. Pat’s Athletic Committee will be hosting a
CASH BASH -
where a $4,000 GRAND PRIZE will be up for grabs!
This is one of St. Pat’s Athletics biggest fundraisers and we need your support to replenish our funds after our costly gym renovations last year!The Cash Bash is a draw-down style fundraiser! Your ticket gets you a numbered square, and entry for two people into the event. There will only be 200 tickets sold, so the odds are fantastic! Plus, there are more ways to win than just the grand prize. The 1st, 100th and 199th numbers will WIN $500, and every 10th number drawn will get their $100 ticket price refunded! Tickets are $100 and can be purchased from the Parish or School Office, or from any Athletic Committee Member!
Hope to see you there! Need NOT be present to win!