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Posted on Aug 5, 2016 |

Events This Weekend

Events This Weekend

People lining up before the start of a previous DCCH Flea Market.

People lining up before the start of a previous, eagerly awaited DCCH Flea Market.

Aug. 5, Catholic Faith Night at Florence Freedom baseball (Florence, KY), 7:05 pm.  Each person who reserves tickets will receive a Bishop Foys bobblehead for the Independent League game against the Lake Eerie Crushers, which will be followed by fireworks. Bishop Foys will make a special appearance. Tickets $10-$13; to reserve call (859) 594-4487. See our story here.

Aug. 6, Blue Jay 5K and Kids Fun Run at St. Joseph Church (Cold Spring, KY). Chip-timed 5K for teens and adults; kids run free. Part of the two-day St. Jospeh Parish Festival. For information, click here.

Aug. 6, Building Bridges Blazin’ Hot 5K at the University of Dayton, 10:30 am (Kids Half-Mile Fun Run: 10 am). Co-sponsored by the UD Law School Student Bar Association. On-site registration begins at 9 am; light breakfast follows race. For information or to register click here.

Aug. 6-7, DCCH Flea Market Summer Sale (Covington). Antiques, tools, clothes, toys, furniture, home decor, more. 8 am – 2 pm Saturday; 11 am – 2 pm Sunday. Benefits teh Diocesan Catholic Children’s Home. For information see

Aug. 6, Holy Smokes! Barbeque Competition at Our Lady of Victory Church (Western Hills/Cincinnati), noon – 11 pm. KCBS-sanctioned competition with 23 entries from around the country and Canada. Judge the People’s Choice competition at 2 pm ($5). Music, barbeque tasting, games, booths, local craft beer. See our story here.

Aug. 6, Renovation Adoration at Our Lady of Victory Church (Western Hills/Cincinnati), 4:30 – 8 pm. Follows the 4:30 vigil Mass, the first Mass offered after the building’s renovation. All welcomeSee our story here.

August 6, “The Awakening” Youth Rally at the Transfiguration Center for Spiritual Renewal (West Milton/Ludlow Falls, OH). Keynote speaker, dinner, outdoor mass, Exposition and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, a concert by Nashville group His Own, and fellowship — an exciting, fun-filled, deeply Catholic experience for teens. For youth grades 7-12; tickets $20. Sponsored by Transfiguration parish; for information see See our story here.

August 7, Holy Hour for Vocations to the Priesthood at The Athenaeum of Ohio/Mount St. Mary’s Seminary of the West (Mt. Washington/CIncinnati), 5 pm. Pray for vocations in the seminary’s beautiful Chapel of St. Gregory the Great. All welcome. What can YOU do to promote the priesthood? Pray! For information call 513.231.2223 or see

Looking for more Catholic events? To see our continually updated long-term calendar, see our Calendar of Events page.

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