Events This Weekend
Some Catholic events this weekend:
Aug. 19, Run with the STAGS 5K Walk and Student Mile at St. Albert the Great School (Kettering, OH), 7 pm. Benefits students with special needs and health programs at St. Albert the Great. A challenging, scenic course in the neighborhood behind St. Albert; mile race begins at 7 pm, 5K at 7:30. Refreshments, post-race party, prizes. For information or to register click here.
Aug. 19: Canned Goods Collection at the Reds game. Sponsored by Catholic Charities, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and FeedOhio. Food will go to 30 different area food pantries. Bring three canned goods and get a free ticket to a future game.
Aug. 20, Back To School St. Henry District High School 5K Run/Walk at SHDHS, (Erlanger, KY), 9 am. Kids Fun Run 10:15; free cookout following race; bounce house; Kona Ice truck; more. Ee” $20 ($25 race day), $10 Kids Fun Run ($15 race day). Donate a portion of your race registration to one of the scholarships at SHDHS! For information or to register, click here.
Aug. 20, 11th Annual St. Chris 5K Run for the Youth, St. Christopher Church (Vandalia, OH), 8:30 am. All ages. Benefits youth mission trips. Flat, certified course; individual and team medals; door prizes; more. For information or to register, click here.
Aug. 20, Marc Bohlke Memorial Run/Walk at Summit Country Day School, 8 am. Course: begins and ends at Summit Country Day; proceeds through scenic O’Bryonville and Hyde Park. Benefits scholarship fund. For information or to register click here.
Aug. 20, Taste of Mission at the Comboni Mission Center (Anderson Twp., OH), 5- 10 pm.Authentic food from Italy, African countries, Latin America, Asia, and many more; music and dance; international beers and wines;a mission market; art and artifacts exhibits; face painting, other activities for all ages. No fee. For information call (513) 474-4997 or see ComboniMissionaries.org.
Aug. 20, “Celebrating the Many Faces of Pro-Life” Life’s a Ball! Gala at the Airport Marriott (Hebron, KY), 6 – 11 pm. Cocktails, dinner, dancing. Faces of Pro Life Awards given; music by the Remains. Evening attire. Tickets $60.
Aug. 21, Mass of Thanksgiving for Catholic Ministries Appeal donors at Mary Help of Christians Church (Fairborn, OH), 11:15 am. Bishop Joe Binzer will celebrate.
Aug. 21, Coffee and Conversation with the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor, St. Ct. Clare Chapel (Springfield Twp.), 10 am. Join the sisters for Mass at their historic chapel, and stay to hear about their history and ministries. For information see www.sfp-vocations.org or email email@example.com.
Aug. 21, Catholic Ministry Appeal Mass of Thanksgiving at Mary, Help of Christians Church (Fairborn, OH), 11:14 am. Bishop Binzer will celebrate this Mass for all who gave to this year’s Archdiocese of Cincinnati CMA collection; all welcome.
Aug. 21, Thomas More College Rosary Rally at Thomas More College’s BB&T Field (Crestview Hills, KY), 9 pm. Bishop Roger Foys will lead this klckoff to the 2016-2017 school year; all welcome.
For more Catholic events, see our Events page.
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