Parish Updates

Elementary Formation Coordinator Position

Holy Family Catholic Community of Fond du Lac, WI is currently seeking to fill the full time Elementary Formation Coordinator position. Qualified candidates should have great communication and relational skills, with a solid understanding and practice of the Catholic Faith.


Please click here to view the full job description.

That Man is You - Men’s Group - Multiple Dates

Men of all ages are invited to attend a Wednesday morning fellowship, including breakfast and the That Man is You program from 5:30 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. in the Holy Family Hall.


1st Session Dates (all Wednesdays):
October 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30, 2019
November 6, 13 and 20, 2019
December 4 and 11, 2019


Click here to visit the Holy Family website for more information or contact Mike Frydryk at or by calling 920-602-0155.

Women’s Ministry Small Groups

Looking to join a great group of women to help you dive deeper into your faith? Click here to view the list of current Small Group offerings.


We hope to see you there!

Faith in Action - Multiple Thursday Dates

Throughout the school year, join us in service projects with activities available for individuals from grade-school age on upward. (For younger individuals we ask that a parent accompany them).


The service projects will range from recycling plastic bags into woven sleeping mats, sewing pillow cases, tying fleece hats, making nursing home door hangers, making placemats, making cards for seriously ill children, etc.  A variety of skill level appropriate activities will be available each night.  A light meal will be served. Come after your school activities and hang out with friends doing good together or bring the family for food and service together.


Thursdays from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.:

October 10 and 24, 2019

November 14, 2019

December 12, 2019

January 9 and 23, 2020

February 13 and 27, 2020

March 12 and 26, 2020

April 23, 2020

May 14, 2020


Join in the Student Center at Sacred Heart School basement (200 S Peters Avenue)


Questions?  Contact Kelly at or call 920-921-0580 ext. 118

Cor Jesu Schedule - Multiple Dates

Enter into the heart of Christ.  Be set ablaze to experience God’s greatest gift to us, the Holy Eucharist.


Holy Family – St. Mary’s Church (59 E. Merrill Avenue)

6:40 p.m. Rosary

7:00 p.m. Adoration and Reconciliation

8:00 p.m. Mass


1st Thursday of each month

October 3, 2019

November 7, 2019

December 5, 2019

January 2, 2020

February 6, 2020

March 5, 2020

April 2, 2020

May 7, 2020 

June 4, 2020


If you have a child in grades 6 – 12 that would like to serve, please contact Kelly at

All Life Matters: Promoting a Culture of Life - October 7th

Hear from Mary Ann Kuharski (Founding Member of PROLIFE Across America) and Marie Fleisner (Regional Coordinator for “Silent No More” Ministry) as they share their stories of loss and suffering, forgiveness and hope, and the healing power of God’s merciful love. 


The event will take place on Monday, October 7, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Holy Family Hall (271 Fourth Street Way). All are welcome.

Holy Family Reconciliation and First Communion sign up - Deadline October 10th

Reconciliation and First Communion sign up deadline Thursday, October 10, 2019. No late registrations will be accepted to ensure proper formation.


Register online (baptism certificate needed) by clicking here.


Reconciliation Meeting #1

Three options are provided for you. Please select the date that will best suit your schedule.  All meetings will be held at Holy Family Hall (271 Fourth St. Way).


If you missed the first two sessions, please attend on Monday, October 14, 2019 (4:00 p.m.)


*Parent and child attendance is required.

Holy Family Confirmation - Session October 13th

The first group session for Confirmation will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2019.

Becoming Catholic - Classes begin in October

Do you ever ask yourself…

What am I looking for in life? What is the meaning of my life? How can I be a better person? What can I do about the loneliness I feel? How can I come to know God’s love? How can I know the right path God has in store for me?


If you are asking these questions, or questions like them, the Catholic way of life awaits you.


If you have questions, or would like further information, please call Sabina Carter at 920-921-0580 or email her at, or click here to visit Holy Family’s website. Classes start in October.

Community Updates

Social Media Speaker - October 9th

Is Social Media hurting our kids?


Come learn more as TEDx speaker and Social Media activist, Collin Kartchner, shares his message that has saved the lives of hundreds of kids across the country.  His message empowers youth to make changes to their relationship with screens and Social Media.


Mark your calendar for Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Goodrich Little Theater in Fond du Lac.  This presentation is free and open to everyone, grade 6 and up.


Please contact Nici Colwin at 920-960-3913 if you have questions.

Holiday Wonder Arts and Crafts Show - November 3rd

The Fond du Lac Rec. Dept. will be hosting a Holiday Arts and Crafts show on Saturday, November 2nd, 2019.  The event will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.


Please click here for more information.

Volunteers Needed - Children's Museum Events - multiple dates

The Children’s Museum of Fond du Lac is looking for volunteers for two upcoming holiday events:


Spooktacular, Halloween event on Friday, October 25, 2019 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. 10 volunteers needed to run crafts and game stations, help out with the caramel apple bar and clean activity areas.


Christmas Around the World, event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 9 volunteers needed to help children make ornaments, decorate cookies, decorate, set up and clean activity areas.

Interested students can contact, Heather Sphatt at 920. 929.0707 or

4th Annual Rake-A-Difference - November 2nd

Volunteers are needed to rake yards for Fond du Lac County residents who need assistance due to various barriers.


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Girls Volleyball Clinic - Grades 4 - 8

Interested in girls volleyball?  Join us for our clinic to help improve your volleyball skills and fundamentals through drills, techniques and games in a fun and recreational setting.


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Girls Fall Basketball Clinic - Grades 1 - 8

Join coach Jeff Bell in a 4-week clinic that will focus on developing a love of basketball

through basic skill drills and game play to emphasize skills (Grades 1 – 4), as well as

enhancing skill development into finishing, shooting, and applying those skills to small

sided game play (Grades 5 – 8).


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Fondy Dance Clinic & Parade - Grades 1 - 6

Join the FdL High School Dance team coach and members for this fun filled clinic which

will focus on teaching a variety of kicks, leaps and turns to incorporate into a dance routine.

Participants will improve coordination, gain flexibility and have the opportunity to walk with the HS Dance Team in the FDL HS Homecoming Parade.


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