Friday News & Notes 10/11/19

~7th/8th Grade dance: TONIGHT October 11th, at St. Augustin at 7pm.  $7- please bring your school ID. Popcorn and snacks will be available for purchase.  Disco theme… disco attire is encouraged, but dress code appropriate! 

~NO SCHOOL: Friday, Oct. 18th for Professional Development

~ Transportation Reimbursement Form: Don’t forget to fill out the Transportation Reimbursement Form and mail it to your home school district. Click here to find the address of your district. Forms are due on December 1st.

~PARISH MISSION: St. Francis’s parish mission is coming soon on October 13-15!  Dan DeMatte is presenting Holiness Revolution!  To learn more about Dan, visit for a video message from Dan to all of us at St. Francis.  There is a Youth Event on Sunday afternoon for grades 6-12 plus evening events on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday.  Each evening includes a catered meal, live music, and a dynamic presentation by Dan!  Hope to see you there!

-5:30-6:30pm: Meal and fellowship in Parish Hall
-6:45pm: Live music in the Sanctuary by First Encounter (Band from CYC)
-7:00pm: The Mission will begin in the Sanctuary

Childcare is available for infants through 5th grade.  Registration is strongly encouraged for planning purposes.

We are excited to kick off the St. Francis Mission, Holiness Revolution, with an event with our youth!  This event will be led by our Mission Speaker, Dan DeMatte, plus music with the band First Encounter, pizza, games, trivia, and fellowship.  Here is a video from Dan introducing himself to the youth:  He will be fun!

Date: Sunday, October 13
-Start Time: 12:15pm (Following the 11:15am Mass)
-End time: 2:30pm
-Who: Grades 6-12

Youth Event Registration Link and more details:
Registration is encouraged for planning purposes, not required.

If you have any questions, please contact the Faith Formation Office at 440.1030 or Sarah Drey at

~DCHS SOCCER: We had a great turnout overall with many from St. Francis.  Based on the positive feedback, we are hosting one on October 14.  Attached is the flyer with details (and some Halloween fun!) for the October 14 clinic. Click here for more information.

~Mark your calendars: St Francis church will be hosting a Trunk or Treat on Sunday, Nov 3. Plan ahead to include this fun, family friendly event in your fall festivities. Children can join us in the northeast parking lot at 3:30 p.m. in non-scary costumes for trick-or-treating between creatively decorated trunks! If you are planning to attend, let us know by RSVP’ing at

We are also in need of trunk sponsors to help make this parish event fun for all! Families, groups and ministries are all encouraged to decorate their trunk, grab some candy and join in the fun! If you are interested in sponsoring a trunk or helping in another way, register at

Contact Rebecca Bahl at if you have questions.