Jubilee Year Calendar
In celebration of the 150th anniversary of St. Patrick Catholic Church, there will be many opportunities throughout the year for our community to join together to commemorate the past, rejoice in the present, and look forward to the future! Please find an extensive calendar below of all the events that are in the works. Be sure to check back regularly, as more events and details will be added over time.
December 9, 2018 – CONCERT WITH MARK FOREST
- St. Patrick’s Parish will welcome world-renown Irish tenor, Mark Forrest, on Saturday December 8th for an evening concert held at St. Patrick’s Church. His melodic voice has filled concert halls and cathedrals world wide. He has sung inspirational hymns for luminaries such as Pope John Paul II and Mother Theresa. We are pleased to have him kick-off our 150th Jubilee Celebration. For more information on Mark Forrest, please visit his website at http://www.markforrest.com.
- The concert will be held from 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The cost per ticket will be $20.00 in advance and $25.00 at the door. Only 300 tickets will be sold as space is limited so please purchase your tickets early. Please keep a watch to the Parish Bulletin for ticket sales information as sales will begin soon.
- Additional details will be added to the Jubilee Parish website in weeks to come.
January 20, 2019 – JUBILEE KICKOFF MASS at 12 NOON
- Presider: Most Reverend Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap., D.D. Archbishop of Philadelphia
- All are invited and welcome to the reception that will be held afterwards
January 2019 – FEAST DAY CELEBRATION OF OBLATES
March 17, 2019 – ST. PATRICK’S DAY MASS, MISSION & START OF 40 HOURS
April 23, 2019 – DEPARTURE FOR IRELAND
- Join our Pastor, Father Rogers, on a special trip to the emerald isle, Ireland, where you will visit a variety of historical landmarks, religious sites, and more. Click here for full information!
May 6, 2019 – GOLF OUTING
- Enjoy a beautiful day at Kennett Square Golf & Country Club as members of our community play a shotgun scramble.
- Help support this event by sponsoring hole signs, the luncheon, and beverage carts.
- More details to come!
May 18, 2019 – KENNETT RUN
- All parishioners of St. Patrick who will be participating in The 2019 Kennett Run are invited to share their St. Patrick Jubilee pride by wearing a complimentary St. Patrick’s T-shirt. More details to come!
May 19, 2019 – PARISH PICNIC AT ANSON B. NIXON
- Food, live performances, and D.J.
- Children’s games for all ages
- Photo back drop with props and studio lighting for your own photos
- Current parishioners, alumni, past parishioners, and family members are all welcome
- Reunion for all attendees and graduates of St. Patrick School
ST. PATRICK’S BASEBALL DAY
August 25, 2019 – ST. PATRICK’S FAMILY DAY AT THE KENNETT AREA YMCA
September 7 & 8, 2019 – KENNETT SQUARE MUSHROOM FESTIVAL
October 13, 2019 – ST. PATRICK’S OKTOBERFEST
November 2, 2019 – PARISH MEMORIAL MASS
November 24, 2019 – ECUMENICAL THANKSGIVING CELEBRATION HOSTED BY ST. PATRICK’S
December 8, 2019 – CLOSING JUBILEE MASS
Other Events in the Works
Summertime Outdoor Movie Nights for Youth & Families
Time Capsule Event