Be sure to see the Parish Calendar posted on the Home Page for more upcoming events.


January 18 & 19th.  St. Vincent de Paul Coffee gatherings after each Mass at St. Francis Xavier.  See the poster below for details:

January 25:  Grief Share program will begin again every Saturday starting January 25th through April 25 at 10:00 am.  Registration will take place on the 25th.  See the poster for details: 

2020 Cursillo Weekends at Blessed Sacrament Church in Chatham: 

  • For more information, contact Rita Breault at 519-358-2771

  • Men’s Weekend:  January 23-26

  • Women’s Weekend:  February 6-9

Equipping the Saints for Ministry:  various ongoing formation opportunities held locally or in London.  See the poster for information: 

March 4:  New Video Series.  Follow Me

  • schedule and information in the attachments below.  Registration begins in January – $30 for registration and workbook

Follow-Me Information


Follow Me Bible Study Schedule

Past Events:

August 6:  Grief Share get together for both groups at 1:00 pm in Upper Meeting Room at St. Francis Church

August 17:  Art in Memorial Park 10:00 am to 6:00 pm – a family friendly event with crafters and BBQ

September 6:   Alliance of the Two Hearts of Jesus and Mary – All night reparation prayer vigil at Our Lady of Victory Church

September 12:  St. Mary’s Church Blenheim BUS TRIP

September 13:  Confirmation Parent Information & Registration Meeting:  7:00 pm

September 17:  Come, ‘ REDISCOVER YOUR FAITH ‘ !

  • If you are troubled or have questions about the Catholic Faith or want to journey deeper into a relationship with Jesus, come join us at St. Francis Parish Church on Tuesdays starting the evening of September  17th  from  7-9 p.m. in  the Upper Meeting Room on the 4th Floor and ‘ REDISCOVER YOUR FAITH ‘. The 14 weeks of the first session will cover the truths of the Catholic Faith, where does the Faith come from, how does the Faith work and where will the Faith take you. Please join us, bring a friend, share in a safe and peaceful community atmosphere to ‘ REDISCOVER YOUR FAITH ‘.

September 21:  St. Vincent de Paul Society Pasta Dinner at St. Francis Xavier Hall (Saturday)

September 21:  Reaume Funeral Home Open House 1:00-4:00 pm. 

September 26:  1st Confession & Communion:  Registration and Information meeting 7:00 pm

September 28:  Social Committee Auction.

September 28:  Visitation Parish Bazaar

October 4: Blessing of Pets 6:30 pm

October 6:  Life Chain:  Anti-Abortion Gathering

October 10: Alpha Series Begins

October 11:  Fr. Hurley’s 90th Birthday celebration at Knights of Columbus hall.

October 17:  St Vincent de Paul meeting at 7:00 pm at 55 Queen St. S.

October 19:  Chatham Kent CWL Event

October 20:  Knights of Columbus Dinner Dance and Elimination Draw

October 20:  St. Francis Fundraiser: CANCELLED

October 24:  Annual Bishop’s Dinner

November 7:  Ladies Night Out.  Only 80 tickets printed.  $10.00 each

November 9:  Auction Fundraiser for Windsor/Essex Hospice

November 9:  Rosarian Appreciation Dinner

November 17:  Annual Christmas Concert.

December 5:  St. Francis Fundraiser  DIY CHRISTMAS DECOR

December 9:  10:00 am Mass at St. Francis for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

December 9:  TUNE IN to Mental Health.  Family and Youth Ministry workshop

December 11:  St. Joseph Mass for Healing

December 14:  Parish Family Christmas Turkey Dinner held at St. Peter’s on the Thames