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News & Events

News & Events

St. Joseph of the Lakes is proud to have an active faith community - there’s always something going on! Be sure check the listing below for news & events. And don’t forget to check back often for updates! 

Faith Formation Small Groups - 2018-2019 Faith Formation Online Registration!

Faith Formation Registration packets for next year’s classes were mailed to homes and the link to register and pay online is on the home page at or click here to be brought to the registration page.  The registration deadline was extended to September 10. Please call Andi in the parish office at 651-784-3015 to make sure we have an open space in the program for you child/ren.

Faith Formation Small Groups - November 19 & 21

Faith Formation Small Groups are off this week for the Thanksgiving holiday! We hope you enjoy your time with family and friends and we'll see you back on November 26 & 28!

Parking Lot - It's Awesome!

Our Parking Lot renovation is complete!!! The new stripes were painted on the morning of October 29th and we are set to welcome all of our parishioners and visitors to our campus and church. Thank you for your patience during the renovation.

Men's Group Venison Dinner - Tuesday, November 20 at 6:30 pm in the Great Hall

The annual tradition returns!  Tickets will be on sale for the Men's Group Venison Dinner and raffles after all Masses and at the office. Come enjoy great food and a great time for $15 per person!

Thanksgiving Day Mass

Join us as we give thanks for the blessings we have received on Thursday, November 22 at 9:00 am in the Worship Space.

Women’s Advent Reflection Day -December 1 from  9:00 am-2:00 pm

All women are invited to reflect on a “Season of Gracious Gifts”,  on Saturday, December 1st  from 9am-2pm. Join together with other women amidst our busy lives to nourish yourself with prayer, creative expression, conversation, enjoyment, and quiet reflection.  Bring a bag lunch; morning refreshments & beverages will be provided. Sign up with Barb Uschold Anderson by contacting the parish office-by November 29th.  Suggested donation to cover costs is $10.

Advent Mass & Brunch-Thursday, December 6th

Celebrate St Nicholas Day  with St. Joe’s Life Travelers, Seniors, Daytimers, & Friends as we gather for Mass at 8:30 am in the Historic Church followed by a delicious brunch in the Great Hall.  All seniors and daytimers (those available during the day) are invited to join together for this annual Advent event. Invite a friend to join you! Please reserve your spot for brunch by Monday morning Dec. 3rd  to help us best plan for all who will attend.  In the spirit of St. Nicholas, you are invited to bring a gift of socks for any age or gender to be shared with our various Giving Tree projects. Freewill donation of $10 will be taken on December 6th to cover costs. Contact the parish office or Barb Uschold Anderson, Director of Pastoral Care to make your reservation.