Parish Updates

Choir Opportunities

Holy Family is offering choir programs for both children and adults.  


Please click here for more information on the program.


Questions?  Contact Eva at

Required Parent/Guardian and Teen Introductory Session - September 10th or September 15th

If you are planning on having your child(ren) confirmed through Holy Family Catholic Church, you and your child(ren) must attend one of the two dates. (Confirmation registration for these sessions close Monday, September 9, 2019).


Register for either date by clicking here. You must pre-register, registration will not be available on site at the sessions.


Questions? Please contact Amanda Zinthefer at

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 am in the Holy Family Hall.


1st Session Dates (all Wednesdays):
September 11, 18 and 25, 2019
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 Kick-Off - September 12th

This event will be held on Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m at Holy Family Hall (271 Fourth Street Way)


Come learn how to be witnesses to Christ, and give motherly rebirth to souls!  Featuring Guest Speaker: Licensed Psychologist Writer Evangelist, Director; Co-founder of Jesus-Centered Institute, LLC. DR. CHIARA SIMEONE-DIFRANCESCO


The evening includes:
-Guest Speaker Dr. Chiara Simeone-Difrancesco
-Witness talk from SMSA parent Val Everson
-An opportunity to sign up for women’s small groups
–Child care provided upon request. (Email Sabina at


Note: This is an educational and inspirational presentation only, and is not to be considered psychotherapy or the rendering of professional advice. Persons seeking assistance can contact the presenter who will provide referral suggestions upon request.


*Women attendees only please.

Fond du Lac Area Mission Trip - Information Sessions September 22nd, 23rd, and 29th

Students entering grades 6 – 12, who are interested in attending the Alive in You Summer 2020 Mission Trip to Columbia, SC, should register as soon as possible. Registration forms are located in the Holy Family office, or by emailing Kelly Brochtrup, at kellyb@hffdl.orgCompleted forms, the $80 down payment, and a copy of both sides of your student’s insurance card can be dropped off at the Holy Family Office.


Information sessions will be held September 22, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. and September 23, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at Shepherd of the Hills (W1562 Co Rd B, Eden) and September 29, 2019 after the 10:15 a.m. Mass at Holy Family in the Holy Family Hall (271 Fourth Street Way).


Questions?  Please contact Kelly at with any questions.

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.:

September 26, 2019

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 Middle or High School that would like to serve, please conact Kelly at

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

The Big Race; a family-friendly scavenger hunt - September 7th

Fun for the entire family!  This Big Brothers Big Sisters family race will be held during Fondue Fest on Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  Hunt for “treasures” throughout downtown Fond du Lac and complete easy challenges at local businesses and other points of interest. A kid-friendly experience with prizes for participants!  Get a team of co-workers, youth group, best friends or family together for some friendly competition!


Click here to learn more about this event! 

Shepherd of the Hills 4th Annual Steak Fry - September 7th

Join Shepherd of the Hills (W1562 Co Rd B, Eden)  for their 4th annual Shepherd Steak Fry on September 7, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the SOTH gymnasium. All proceeds benefit “Dollars for Scholars” (tuition assistance).  You are also invited to our 4:00 p.m. student led Mass prior to the Steak Fry!


See you there!

FDL Rec Dept - September Programs now available

Please click here to view the flyer.

Please click here to register for a program or multiple programs.


For a quick link to a clinic you’re interested in, please see below:

Lacrosse grades 3 – 8, please click here

Boys basketball clinic grades 1 – 3, please click here

Boys basketball clinic grades 4 – 6, please click here

Boys basketball clinic grades 7 and 8, please click here

Cheer clinic grades Kindergarten – 5, please click here

3rd - 5th Grade Co-ed Kickball

Interested in volunteering to coach? Click here to view the press release for volunteer coaches.


To view the registration form, please click here.

To view the team roster form, please click here.

To view the kickball rules, please click here.

4th and 5th Grade Co-ed Volleyball

Is your child(ren) interested in playing co-ed Volleyball?  Please visit the links below.


To view the registration form, please click here.

To view the t-shirt order form, please click here.

To view the team roster form, please click here.

To view the volleyball rules, please click here.

Host Family Needed!

Have you ever thought about hosting a foreign exchange student?

If you or somebody you know are interested in hosting a college German exchange student in your home from September 12 – 25, 2019, please contact Anne Lemke, Student Community Impact Coordinator at 920-924-3329 or


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