2018 – 2019 Events

Federal Holidays  – Holy Days of Obligation
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August 19:  Third Annual Dinner on Derry: Food Truck Festival
August 27: SCLS First Day of School (Grades 1-8)

August 28: RCIA Begins


September 2:  Coffee and Donut Social (immediately following 9:30 a.m. Mass), Leo Hall
September 3: Labor Day (Federal Holiday Schedule)
September 4: Catholicism (Fall Session Begins)
September 8: That Man Is You (Fall Semester Begins)
September 9: PREP Classes Begin
September 9: Children’s Liturgy of the Word Begins
September 10: SCLS Back to School Night (Grades 1-4)
September 11: SCLS Back to School Night (Grades 5-8)
September 13: Symbolon: Living the Faith Begins
September 14: PTO Ice Cream Social
September 16: Catechetical Sunday
September 16: Stewardship Sunday Weekend
September 16: Stewardship Time and Talent Fair
September 21: PTO Ice Cream Social
September 23: Life Teen  Begins
September 27: Anima Begins
September 27: Pilgrimage to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Shrine


October 1: Recitation of the Rosary 6:30 pm Plaza 
October 3: Grief Support Group Begins
October 6: Blessing of Animals

October 7: Respect Life Sunday
October 8-12: Priest Convocation Workshop
October 8: Columbus Day (Federal Holiday Schedule)
October 12: SCLS Grandparents Rosary
October 13: Anointing of the Sick Mass
October 15: Recitation of the Rosary 6:30 pm Plaza
October 20: 9th Annual Oktoberfest
October 20: Diocesan Women’s Conference
October 21: I AM Youth Rally
October 22: Recitation of the Rosary 6:30 pm Plaza
October 22: SCLS Transfer Information Night
October 27: Knights of Columbus Game Knight
October 29: Recitation of the Rosary 6:30 pm Plaza
October 27/28: CCW Membership Drive
October 27-November 18: Thanksgiving Food Collection
October 28: New Parishioner Welcome
October 28: Youth Ministry Trunk or Treat
October 29: Recitation of the Rosary 6:30 pm Plaza


November 1: All Saints’ Day [Holy Day of Obligation]
November 2: All Souls’ Day
November 3: Diocesan Pilgrimage to the National Shrine
November 4: Daylight Savings Time Ends
November 4: Solemn Vespers for the Dead
November 6: Election Day
November 10: Fan the Fire Youth Rally
November 11: Veterans’ Day (Observed)
November 11-13: Annual Solemn Forty Hours Devotions
November 12: Diocesan Catechetical Conference
November 15: SCLS PTO General Meeting
November 18: Thanksgiving Basket Distribution
November 22: Thanksgiving Day*
November 24-December 16: Giving Tree Gift Collection
November 27: Feast of the Miraculous Medal
November 28: Feast of Saint Catherine Labouré


December 2: First Sunday of Advent
December 5: Coffee Cup Christmas Luncheon
December 8: Immaculate Conception of Mary [Holy Day of Obligation]
December 9: Lessons and Carols Ceremony
December 13: Parish Advent Penance Service
December 16: PREP Advent Penance Service
December 16: Giving Tree Distribution
December 18: School Advent Penance Service
December 20: School Christmas Program
December 25: Nativity of the Lord
December 26: Christmas Day Observed (Federal Holiday Schedule)


January 1: Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God
January 4: Confirmation Retreat
January 5: That Man Is You (Spring Semester Begins)
January 6: The Epiphany of our Lord
January 18: March for Life in Washington, D.C.
January 21: Martin Luther King Day (Federal Holiday Schedule)
January 21/22: 24 Hours for Life Prayer Vigil
January 25: Couples’ Gathering in Evening of Reflection
January 27 – February 1: Catholic Schools’ Week
January 27: SCLS Open House
January 31: SCLS Early Education Information Night


February 1: SCLS Mini-THON
February 1/2: Knights of Columbus Cabaret
February 3: Scout Sunday
February 8-10: Youth Ministry Mount 2000
February 9: Saint Catherine Labouré School Gala
February 9: First Penance
February 18: Presidents’ Day (Federal Holiday Schedule)
February 21: SCLS PTO General Meeting
February 23: First Penance (Snow Make-Up Day)


March 2-3: 150th Anniversary of the Diocese of Harrisburg Closing
March 2: 80’s Night: Back to the Future
March 3: Pancake Day
March 6: Ash Wednesday
March 8: Fish Fry
March 10: Daylight Savings Time Begins
March 11: Parish Faith Bee
March 13: Lenten Soup Suppers Begin
March 15: Fish Fry
March 17: PREP Lenten Penance Service
March 18: Parish Faith Bee (Snow Date)
March 19: Arimathean Annual Luncheon
March 21: School Lenten Penance Service
March 22: Fish Fry
March 23-24: Easter Basket Donation Drive Begins
March 25: Sacrament of Confirmation
March 28: Diocesan Men’s Conference
March 29: Fish Fry


April 3: Follow Me
April 5: Fish Fry
April 6: First Communion Retreat
April 11: Parish Lenten Penance Service
April 12: Fish Fry
April 13: Topper Trot 5K
April 13: Easter Basket Distribution
April 14: Palm Sunday
April 15: Chrism Mass
April 17: Living Stations of the Cross
April 18: Holy Thursday
April 19: Good Friday
April 20: Holy Saturday
April 21: Easter Sunday
April 27: Prayer Breakfast for Liturgical Ministers
April 28: Divine Mercy Gathering
April 28: Divine Mercy Sunday
April 28: New Parishioner Welcome


May 1: Coffee Cup Anniversary Luncheon
May 4: First Communion
May 9/10: SCLS Musical
May 12: Mother’s Day
May 13: Parish May Crowning
May 15: Royal Run Spaghetti Dinner
May 16: SCLS Royal Run
May 17: School May Crowning
May 19: PREP classes end
May 19: Children’s Liturgy of the Word ends
May 20: SCLS Band Concert
May 27: Memorial Day (Federal Holiday Schedule)
May 30: Ascension Thursday [Holy Day of Obligation]
May 31: SCLS PTO Ice Cream Social


June 9: Pentecost Sunday
June 16: Father’s Day
June 24-28: Vacation Bible School