Browsing the 2020 archive of What's Happening

Brick Paver Patio Project

Posted by mike myers on 11/21/20

The initial phase of the brick paver patio is complete. You can still donate a brick memorial through the end of the year. Click here to download an order form


Council of Catholic Women - Christmas Drive December 5-6

Posted by mike myers on 11/21/20

As you are shopping for Christmas, please keep in mind those in need!  The Council of Catholic Women is sponsoring a CHRISTMAS DRIVE on Saturday, December 5, before the 5:00PM Mass; and on Sunday , December 6 before all Masses plus an easy drive through from 1:00-3:00 PM! 

We ... Read More »


Posted by mike myers on 10/24/20

Sponsored by the Metropolitan Tribunal, Bloomfield

Father Nicholas P. Melo, Pastor of Christ the King Parish at 84 Somerset Street,Wethersfield, in collaboration with Father George Mukuka, the Judicial Vicar from the Metropolitan Tribunal in Bloomfield, will host the first Virtual “The ABCs of Annulment” on Saturday of December 5, ... Read More »

St. John Church Youth Choir News

Posted by mike myers on 10/17/20

The St. John Youth Choir will start sectional rehearsals once a month beginning Wednesday, October 28.

Rehearsals and recordings will take place in the church hall.  We will record in sectionals and the final project will be played at Masses the following Sunday. Singers can sign up to sing at ... Read More »

Respect Life Ministry

Posted by mike myers on 10/17/20

This year’s Forty Days For Life Campaign began on September 23 and runs until November 1. 

Our St. John Respect Life Ministry will hold their next meeting on Wednesday, October 21 at 7 PM in the Faith Formation Center. They will finalize plans for a Prayer Vigil at the ... Read More »

St. John Church Choir News

Posted by mike myers on 10/10/20

The Adult Choir is currently rehearsing Wednesday evenings in small sectionals.

6:45 PM                   Sopranos

7:15 PM                   Altos

7:45 PM                   Tenors

8:15 PM                   Basses

We are making recordings to be played at Mass.  Come join us! If you don’t know your voice type, email Mark Ryan at [email protected] and he ... Read More »

Council of Catholic Women Food Drive - October 3-4

Posted by mike myers on 9/27/20

The Council of Catholic Women is sponsoring a FOOD DRIVE on the weekend of October 3/4.  This will benefit both the Brian O’Donnell Homeless Project and the Watertown Food Bank. Food can be brought to the Faith Formation Garage in the parking lot before all masses that weekend or ... Read More »

St. John Quilting Ministry

Posted by mike myers on 9/27/20

The Quilting group has started again, meeting in the church hall on Thursdays at 10AM.  We make quilted items for those in nursing homes, and for babies being baptized. 

Bring a bag lunch and join us!  We will teach anyone who wants to learn.  If you would like to ... Read More »

St. John CCW Sock Drive Success!

Posted by mike myers on 9/19/20

The Council of Catholic Women wishes to thank all our parishioners and the community for the generous donation of 1,230 warm pairs of socks for the Brian O’Connell Homeless Project. Donna Finneran, founder, was amazed. We filled her car with socks! This was especially meaningful to her this past ... Read More »

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 9/19/20

Life Teen’s 2020 Kickoff will take place October 4 at 6:15 PM in the Church Hall.

Get ready for OFFICE OLYMPICS! Pizza and snacks will be served. (Think The Office: Season 2 Episode 3)

All teens grade 8-12 are encouraged to attend.