\\Parish Events Calendar

    1st Communions, Sunday, May 4, 2008, St. Mary's Church, Nicasio, CA

Valley Community Barbecue. June 2, 2008, 5:00 PM St. Cecilia Church, Lagunitas

Padre Pio Mass, Saturday, June 14, 2008, 10:00 AM St. Cecilia Church, Lagunitas, CA

Kids trip to Six Flags, Monday, June 16, 2008, St. Cecilia and St. Mary's Church    

 

Barbeque 4 PM , Sunday, July 13, 2008, St. Cecilia Church.  Hamburgers etc. provided. Bring your hors d'oeuvres and drinks.  RSVP by July 8th to Fr. O.

Marin Adult Singles. Sunday, November 9th 10 a.m. Mass and Tour of the new Cathedral of Christ the Light, Oakland. The Cathedral at the cost of $150 million dollars was recently consecrated as the new Cathedral of Oakland.

Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 23rd,4 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. This year, the event is hosted by Gan HaLev – the Jewish Congregation. “A simple message of thanks – >we are all in community together”. Please consider donations of cash or checks (payable to SGVCC) or turkeys, hams for the Community Center’s annual Thanks giving Food Distribution, helping more than 100 local families who are in need.

 

Annual Paris Christmas Party, Friday, December 5th. Hospitality 6 p.m., Dinner 7 p.m., Entertainments 8 p.m.  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

St Mary's 1000 daffodil bulbs to be planted, December 7th, after 11:15 Mass.  We need all the working hands we can get.  Bring gloves and a trowel.

 

 

Immaculate Conception Feast Day, Monday, December 8th, is a Holy Day of Obligation. Mass will be at St. Cecilia's 7:15 p.m.  No 8 a.m. Mass that morning.

Presentation on the Eucharist, Thursday, December 11th, 7:15 p.m.  Fr. O', at St. Cecilia's Parish Hall.  The Sacramental Theologians have so theologized the Eucharist that people no longer know what they are doing at Eucharist, or understand what Eucharist is, or how to celebrate it.  This lecture of a three part series is to simplify what really is a beautiful simple prayer.

Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast Day, Friday, December 12th, 1 p.m. at the Lafranchi Ranch.

Padre Pio Mass, Saturday, December 13th,  10 a.m. at St. Cecilia's

Tour of the Cathedral of St. Mary's, San Francisco.  Saturday, December 13th, 11:15 a.m. departure from St. Cecilia's. Lunch & Tour at 2:00 p.m.  Sign up with Fr. O'

 

St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long.

 Date: Sunday, December 14th, 2008 Time: 2 p.m. Ticket: $50 adult, $10 children under 12

Please join us in the celebration as many local vocalists and musicians perform holiday tunes inside this beautiful, historic country Church. Featuring performances on keyboard with vocals by Mike Duke, Mike Lipskin, Greg Lee and Antonia Vanbecker, Harpist Karen Morelli, Classical Vocalist Elizabeth Hertzverg, the rich blues voice of Mwanza Furaha and more. Fr. O’ has even promised a tune or two. A group sing-a-long of holiday favorites will surely get everyone in the Christmas spirit! Refreshments will be provided. Due to limited seating, advance reservations required. This concert is to support and maintain St. Mary Church, and to enjoy Christmas classical music and carols. For ticket, contact Spike, phone: 662-2276, email: SpikeDrady@aol.com

 

Kids Night. Saturday, December 20th, 5:30 p.m. at St. Cecilia’s Parish Hall.Miracle on 34th Street. To sign up, call Margaret Farley, 488-0122.

Christmas Masses
 
St. Mary’s, Wednesday, December 24th, 5:30 p.m.
 
St. Cecilia’s, Thursday, December 25th, 9:30 a.m.

Both Masses will be liturgies focused towards children

 

Sock Drive. Now ‘til December 30th. Catechism students at St. Mary’s are collecting adult male socks for St. Vincent de Paul. The class will visit St. Vincent’s Dining Room on December 30th and will hand out the socks to the needy. Drop off at the parish hall/rectory or contact Margaret Farley.

St. Cecilia/St. Mary Annual Town Hall Meeting, Sunday, February 15th, 12 noon at the parish hall.  There will be only one Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia's for both parishes to attend.  Bring your ideas to the Town Hall Meeting. All parishioners are encouraged to come and support this important event.  Bring appetizers.

Parish Holiday Trip, February 17th - 19th, 2009 to Big Sur (Hearst Castle).  RSVP by Monday, January 19th, contact Fr. O'. 488-9799

 

Kids Night. Saturday, February 21st, 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at St. Cecilia’s Parish Hall. Dinner, movie, games, and fun.   To sign up, call Margaret Farley, 488-0122.

Saturday, March 7, 2009
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM.
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing 

Sunday, April 5, 2009
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. Adults $15, children $5 (age 5-12), raffle book of 12 for $10. For reservations, please send check payable to St. Mary’s Parish, P.O. Box 501, Nicasio, CA 94946.

Kids Night. Saturday, May 16th, 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at St. Cecilia’s Parish Hall. Dinner, movie, games, and fun.   To sign up, call Margaret Farley, 488-0122.

Monday, May 18, 2009
St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Dinner is to be held on Monday, May 18th, 2009 at the San Geronimo Golf Course.  Any Questions call Ginny, 415-488-9694

 

Monday, June 8, 2009
Dave O’Connor will be receiving the Edie Robinson Community Service Award (ERCSA) at this year’s San Geronimo Valley Health Community Collaborative annual celebration BBQ. Dave has been a resident of Forest Knolls for the past 30 years.  He was nominated by the SGV Emergency Fund, “Whatever the event in the San Geronimo Valley, you will undoubtedly find Dave O’Connor there working and participating to serve our community.” The award ceremony and BBQ will be on Monday, June 8th, 5PM to 7PM at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center courtyard. Invite your family and friends.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009
St. Cecilia & St. Mary’s Children & Youth Trip to Six-Flags,  To sign up or volunteer to help, contact Margaret Farley, 488-0122.

Saturday, June 20, 2009
Kids Night. Saturday, June 20th, 5:30 to 11 p.m. at St. Cecilia’s Parish Hall.  The children will have dinner, a movie (“Finding Nemo”), games and fun! For planning, please sign up with Margaret 488-0122.

Sunday, June 21, 2009
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 21st.

Sunday, June 28, 2009
Picnic at St. Cecilia’s, June 28th 2 p.m. Hamburgers & hot dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and Beverages.

Sunday, July 05, 2009
Sunday, July 5th, Parish Bicycling Outing, 1 p.m. starting at St. Cecilia’s.

Sunday, July 19, 2009
Our next Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, July 19th, 4 p.m.  Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages

Friday, July 31, 2009
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good bends to assure you that your legs will be more limber and flexible from playing the game. Our parish booked two courts at Marin Federation Bocce Courts, in Albert Park, San Rafael. We can bring lunch & beverages. Friday, July 31st, 12p.m. to 2 p.m. Sign up sheet at the back of the church.

 

 

Sunday, August 09, 2009
St. Cecilia/St. Mary Summer BBQ & Picnic, Sunday, August 9th, 4 p.m. This would be the major picnic function of the summer. Children’s games and musicians entertaining. Lastly, the event is to celebrate the conclusion of St. Cecilia’s debt. Mark your calendar and come and join the fun. Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes & beverages. Thanks to John Beckerley who is organizing the event.

 

Rummage Sale at St. Cecilia Church, Saturday, Oct. 17, 09, and Sunday, Oct. 18, 09. For, donations, contact Denise Bohman at 488-1246, or call the Rectory

 

St. Cecilia/St. Mary’s Parish Cruise 11-Night Holy Land, starting October 19.  Cost per person $2,343.42 (outside cabin) include air, taxes, port charges. Kathy Beckerley, 488-0558.

 

St. Cecilia/St. Mary Annual Town Hall Meeting, Sunday, January31st, 2010,  12 noon at the parish hall.  There will be only one Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia's for both parishes to attend.  Bring your ideas to the Town Hall Meeting. All parishioners are encouraged to come and support this important event.  Bring appetizers.

 

Saturday, March 6, 2010
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM.
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing 

 

Saturday, March 20, 2010
Kids Night, "Wild Wild West", Saturday, March 20th, 5:30 to 11 p.m. at St. Cecilia’s Parish Hall.
   For planning, please sign up ahead of time with Margaret Farley (415) 488-0122.

Sunday, March 21, 2010
St Cecilia Catholic Church supporting every Sunday the Valley Food Pantry at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center.  This nationally recognized program is supported  in part by donations from our parishioners.

Sunday, March 28, 2010
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. Adults $15, children $5 (age 5-12), raffle book of 12 for $10. For reservations, please send check payable to St. Mary’s Parish, P.O. Box 501, Nicasio, CA 94946.

 

Saturday, April 24, 2010
The San Geronimo Valley Planning Group is asking St. Cecilia & St Mary's volunteers to commit to taking care of a special section along Sir Francis Drake, SGV Drive , Nicasio Road. Annual Valley Cleanup is Saturday, April 24th, 9 AM to 1 PM To sign up, contact Cia 488-0337
.

 

Saturday, June 19, 2010
Kids Night. Saturday, June 19th, 5:30 to 11 p.m. at St. Cecilia’s Parish Hall.
  The children will have dinner, a movie (“Farm Day”), games and fun! For planning, please sign up with Margaret 488-0122.

Sunday, June 27, 2010
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 27th.

Saturday, July 24, 2010
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good bends to assure you that your legs will be more limber and flexible from playing the game. Our parish booked two courts at Marin Federation Bocce Courts, in Albert Park, San Rafael. We can bring lunch & beverages. Saturday, July 24th, 10a.m. to 12 noon. RSVP to Fr. O'.

Sunday, August 8, 2010
Summer Garden Luncheon with Fr. O’ at the Bourne’s, Sunday, August 8th
after 11:15 St. Mary’s Mass. $25 per person. Advanced reservations by July 18th, check
payable to “St. Mary’s” and mail to Liz Bourne, P.O. Box 779, Nicasio, CA 94946

Sunday, August 22, 2010
Installation of the fountain summer picnic.  St. Cecilia/St. Mary Summer BBQ & Picnic, Sunday, August 22nd, 4 p.m. This would be the major picnic function of the summer. Children’s games and musicians entertaining. The event is to celebrate the installation of the fountain. Mark your calendar and come and join the fun. Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side
dishes & beverages. Thanks to John Beckerley who is organizing the event.

Rummage Sale at St. Cecilia Church, Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, and Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  . For, donations, contact Denise Bohman at 488-1246, or call the Rectory

Sunday, November 7, 2010
Last picnic of 2010.  St. Cecilia/St. Mary Picnic, at St. Cecilia's, Sunday, November 7, 4 p.m. Mark your calendar and come and join the fun. A roast pig will be the main meat. Bring side dishes & beverages.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 10,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's

Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 21st, 4 p.m. at the St. Cecilia Church, Lagunitas. This year, the event is hosted by St. Cecilia  & St. Mary Catholic Church.

Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Saturday, December 04, 2010.  Hospitality 6 p.m., Dinner 7 p.m., Entertainments 8 p.m.  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

Thursday, December 9, 2010
Tour of St. Francis, San Francisco, Thursday, Dec. 9, tour to start at 2:00 p.m.

St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long. Date: Sunday, December 12th, 2010 Time: 2 p.m.

Featuring performances by Sal Valentino, Mike Duke, Janet Hopkins, Greg Lee, Antonia Van Becker, Vajra Voices, the Ornaments and more. A cocktail reception followed at Druid's Hall. Adults $50, children under 12 $10. Additional donations are greatly appreciated. For tickets, call Drady's at 662-2057 or e-mail: kadrady@aol.com.

3rd Presentation on the Mass, Thursday, December 16th, 7:15 p.m.  Fr. O', at St. Cecilia's Parish Hall.

 Parish trip to Death Valley , February 28, 2011.  For those who are interested to go, we need you to send in your deposit of $150 (make check payable to "St. Cecilia's Church"), required for booking hotel. all. Contact Margaret Farley (415) 488-0122, for reservations.

Sunday, March 6, 2011
Trip Planner. Sunday,

March 6th, 2 p.m. at the Parish Hall, meeting and
to vote on parish trip destination in 2012

 

Saturday, March 12, 2011
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM.
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing 

Sunday, April 17, 2011

St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California. Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. Adults $15, children $5 (age 5-12), raffle book of 12 for $10. For reservations, please send check payable to St. Mary’s Parish, P.O. Box 501, Nicasio, CA 94946.

 


 

St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Dinner is to be held on Friday, May 20th, 2011, 10:30 a.m., at the San Geronimo Golf Course. Any Questions call Ginny Kerbs & Brian McPherson, Co-Chair, 415-488-9694

Sunday, June 26, 2011
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 26th.


Saturday, July 16, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Garden Cleanup day at St. Cecilia's.  Bring your gardening tools & gloves

Saturday, July 16, 2011
Marin Priests' Dinner, at St. Cecilia's

Sunday, July 17, 2011
Sunday, July 17h, Parish Bicycling Outing, 1 p.m. starting at St. Cecilia’s.

Sunday, July 24, 2011
Our next Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, July 24th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. All are welcome.

Friday, August 12, 2011
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good bends to assure you that your legs will be more limber and flexible from playing the game. Our parish booked two courts at Marin Federation Bocce Courts, in Albert Park, San Rafael. We can bring lunch & beverages. Friday, August 12th, 10a.m. to 12 noon. RSVP to Fr. O'

Sunday, August 14, 2011
Our next Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, August 14th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. All are welcome.

Sunday, August 21, 2011
Luncheon at Martha's family vineyard in Nicasio
.  Reminder to those who had signed up at St. Mary's Palm Sunday Brunch to attend the fund raising Luncheon.

Rummage Sale at St. Cecilia Church, Saturday, Oct. 08, 2011, and Sunday, Oct. 09, 2011, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  . For, donations, contact Denise Bohman at 488-1246, or call the Rectory

 

Friday, October 21, 2011
Priests Retirement Luncheon at San Francisco

Sunday, October 23, 2011
Our final Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, October 23th, 4 p.m. (Opening sister parish, in Magdalena, Columbia celebration)
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. All are welcome.

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Our Wine Train Napa CA trip will be Saturday, October 29
th.  Parishioners interested contact Fr. O' 488-9799.

Friday, November 4, 2011
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good bends to assure you that your legs will be more limber and flexible from playing the game. Our parish booked two courts at Marin Federation Bocce Courts, in Albert Park, San Rafael. We can bring lunch & beverages. Friday, October 21st, 10a.m. to 12 noon. RSVP to Fr. O'

Friday, November 18, 2011
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 18th,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's
Mass if for loved ones now passed on. Irish Breakfast to follow service. During November, Month of All Souls mementos, photographs of deceased can be placed in sanctuary. All Souls envelopes in the church.
 

Sunday, November 20, 2011
Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 20th,
4 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. This year, the event is hosted by Gan HaLev – the Jewish Congregation. The theme for 2011 is “The Gift of Animals". Please consider donations of cash or checks (payable to SGVCC) or non-perishable food for the Community Center’s annual Thanks giving Food Distribution, helping more than 100 local families who are in need.

Friday, December 2, 2011
Tour of Oakland Cathedral, Oakland CA, Friday, Dec. 2nd. Tour starts at 10:30 a.m. and we will attend the 12:10 pm Mass afterward.  Sign up with Fr. O'Sullivan (415) 488-9799

 

Friday, December 09, 2011
Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Friday, December 9, 2011. 
Hospitality 6 p.m., Dinner 7 p.m., Entertainments 8 p.m.  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long. Date: Sunday, December 11th, 2011 Time: 2 p.m. Nicasio, CA.   Fourth Annual Christmas Concert.  Featuring performances by Chuck Tumminia, Renee de la Prade, Janet Hopkins, Mike Duke, Mike Lipskin, Greg Lee, Antonia Van Becker, Charlie & friends and St. Mary's Children's choir accompanied bye Lizzie Andolong & friends.  2:00 p.m. at the Church followed by a wine reception at Druid's Hall.  Adults - $50.00, Children under 12 - $10.00,  Additional donations are greatly appreciated. A limited number of seats are available so please reserve early!  Questions?  Call the Drady's at 662-2057 or email kadrady@aol.com

4th Presentation on the Mass, Thursday, December 15th, 7:15 p.m.  Fr. O', at St. Cecilia's Parish Hall.

Christmas Masses

St. Mary’s, Christmas Eve., Saturday, December 24th, 5:30 p.m.
 
St. Cecilia’s, Christmas, Sunday, December 25th, 9:30 a.m.

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Ash Wednesday, 
Mass at 6:00 PM, Soup & Bread after in the parish hall

Sunday, February 26, 2012
St. Cecilia/St. Mary Annual Town Hall Meeting, Sunday, February 26th, 11:00 am at the parish hall
.  There will be only one Mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia's for both parishes to attend.  Bring your ideas to the Town Hall Meeting. All parishioners are encouraged to come and support this important event.  Bring appetizers.

Saturday, March 10, 2012
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM.
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing 

Wednesday, March 14 thru Friday March 16, 2012
Parish Trip to Trappist monastery, Vina,
3/14 - 3/16. Interested, let Fr. O’ know. Tour of site is 3/15. Beginning with liturgy of office as monks pray the Breviary. Tour follows. For lodging, we will be staying 2
nights at the Inn at Rolling Hills. The group ID is under "St. Cecilia/St. Mary", to book a room, call Lee 1-530-824-8300.

Thursday, March 22, 2012
24 hour Adoration, 
St Cecilia Church

Saturday, March 24, 2012
St. Mary & St. Cecilia parish retreat day
. Meet at St. Cecilia Parish Hall at 9:30 AM. We will conclude by 4:00 PM.  Retreat Director: Mary da Silva Abinante.  Bring your own brown bag lunch.  We will celebrate our day of retreat together by sharing a potluck dinner at the end of our day.  Sign up to come and bring a dish to share. For information call: Kathleen Mullen (415) 971-6466 

Sunday, March 25, 2012
Marin Hunger Walk with St. Mary's catechism
class, in San Rafael, CA

Sunday, April 1, 2012
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. Adults $15, children $5 (age 5-12), raffle book of 12 for $10. For reservations, please send check payable to St. Mary’s Parish, P.O. Box 501, Nicasio, CA 94946.

Thursday, May 3, 2012
Ecumenical discussion on poverty and charity, from Catholic, Jewish and Presbyterian perspectives on May 3, 2012, at 7:00 PM at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. Father O'Sullivan will present the Catholic positions.  All welcome to attend.

Saturday, May 12, 2012
Nicasio 150th Anniversary
.
Nicasio celebrates the 150th Anniversary of Township and School District (1862 to 2012), on the Town Square, next Saturday, May 12th, from 11am to 3pm. Don your Flatiron shirts and Hoop skirts, arrive early to march in the Parade and be in the Commemorative Photo followed by Tours of Town Square buildings, extant and long-gone. Enjoy Early California music and dances, snack foods and drinks, a display of Art, depicting Nicasio, a model of Town Square c. 1900 and Dramatic Presentations of noble Nicasians in St. Mary's Church. For information, contact Martha McNeil or the Nicasio Historical Society 

Friday, May 18, 2012
St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Dinner is to be held on Friday, May 18th, 2012, 10:30 a.m., at the San Geronimo Golf Course. Any Questions call Ginny Kerbs & Brian McPherson, Co-Chair, 415-488-9694

 

Sunday, May 27, 2012
Confirmation at St. Mary's Cathedral San Francisco, CA

Saturday, June 02, 2012, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Garden Cleanup day at St. Cecilia's.  Bring your gardening tools & gloves

Monday, June 4, 2012
St. Cecilia's is hosting the San Geronimo Valley Community Picnic, Monday, June 4th at 5:00 p.m. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be provided. Bring a side dish or dessert to share.  This is a great community event that we share with other Valley organizations.

 

Sunday, June 24, 2012
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 24th after 11:15 a.m. Mass.  All are welcome.  Let Margaret know you are coming.

Saturday, June 30, 2012
Marin Priests' Dinner, at St. Cecilia's,  Hosted by St. Cecilia's and St. Mary's.

Friday, July 13, 2012
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good bends to assure you that your legs will be more limber and flexible from playing the game. Our parish, (Team St. Cecilia vs. Team St. Mary), booked two courts at Marin Federation Bocce Courts, in Albert Park, San Rafael. We can bring lunch & beverages. Friday, July 13th, 10a.m. to 12 noon. RSVP to Fr. O'

Sunday, July 22, 2012
Our next Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, July 22th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. And let's make it Hats Day  (Bring your favorite hat.) All are welcome. Mike Stephens will organize the event.

Saturday, July 24th & 25th, 2012
Youth Trip to Santa Cruz Boardwalk.  Sign up call Margaret Farley, 488-0122 or Fr. O' 488-9799It

Thursday, August 9, 2012
Discussion on "Catholicism, first 116 pages, Thursday, August 9th, 7:15 PM, parish hall St. Cecilia's.

August  2012
Bible School,
ages 5-11, Monday thru Friday, at St. Cecilia's. Contact Denise Bohman for info.

Sunday, August 19, 2012
Luncheon at Martha's family vineyard in Nicasio.  Reminder to those who had signed up at St. Mary's Palm Sunday Brunch to attend the fund raising Luncheon.  12:30 pm to 4:00 pm.

Monday - Wednesday, August 20, 2012
Parish Trip to Lake Tahoe.

Sunday, August 26, 2012
Our next Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, August 26th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. And let's make it Colorful Clothes Day. All are welcome.

Friday, October 5, 2012
Italian Dinner.
 - Columbus weekend Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM. All are welcome.

Sunday, October 21, 2012
Parish Bazaar,
St. Cecilia's celebrates 100th year of Roman Catholic presence in the San Geronimo Valley. 11:15 am Mass at St. Cecilia's only.  12:15 pm Aidan's Historical talk on St. Cecilia's Church, 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm Oysters for parishioners, 1:00 pm Main meal ( pig, chicken, BBQ, hot dogs).  Booths, kid activities, White Elephant sale & Bingo.    2:30 pm Entertainments: Professional Magician and musicians.  4:30 pm Closing and cleanup. 

Sunday, October 28, 2012
S F Belle, Dining on the Bay

Saturday, November 3, 2012
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good

 

Friday, November 16, 2012
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 16th,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's
Mass if for loved ones now passed on. Irish Breakfast to follow service. During November, Month of All Souls mementos, photographs of deceased can be placed in sanctuary. All Souls envelopes in the church.

Sunday, November 18, 2012
Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 18th,
4 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Presbyterian Church.  The theme for 2012 is “Gratitude for Kindness". Please consider donations of cash or checks (payable to SGVCC) or non-perishable food for the Community Center’s annual Thanks giving Food Distribution, helping more than 100 local families who are in need.

Friday, November 30, 2012
Tour of Oakland Cathedral, Oakland CA, Friday, Nov. 30th. Tour starts at 10:30 a.m. and we will attend the 12:10 pm Mass afterward.  Sign up with Fr. O'Sullivan (415) 488-9799

Saturday, December 01, 2012
Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Saturday, December 1, 2012. 
Hospitality 6 p.m., Dinner 7 p.m., Entertainments 8 p.m.  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long. Date: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 Time: 2 p.m. Nicasio, CA.   Fifth Annual Christmas Concert.  Questions?  Call the Drady's at 662-2057 or email kadrady@aol.com

Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012
Discussion on "Catholicism, the 2nd half of book, Thursday, December 13th, 7:30 PM, parish hall St. Cecilia's. Join the chats or sit back and enjoy the discussion.  Bring some finger food or drinks.  All are welcome.

Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012
9 Hour adoration, Thursday, December 20th, 8:30 am to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church.

 

Sunday, January 27, 2013
St. Cecilia/St. Mary Annual Town Hall Meeting, Sunday, January 27th, 12:00 noon at the parish hall
.  There will be only one Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia's for both parishes to attend.  Bring your ideas to the Town Hall Meeting. All parishioners are encouraged to come and support this important event.  Bring appetizers.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Ash Wednesday, 
Mass at 6:00 PM, Soup & Bread after in the parish hall

 

Saturday,  March 6, 2013
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM.
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing 

Sunday, March 24, 2013
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. Adults $15, children $5 (age 5-12), raffle book of 12 for $10. For reservations, please send check payable to St. Mary’s Parish, P.O. Box 501, Nicasio, CA 94946.

Friday, May 17, 2013
St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Dinner is to be held on Friday, May 17th, 2013, 10:30 a.m., at the San Geronimo Golf Course. Any Questions call Ginny Kerbs & Brian McPherson, Co-Chair, 415-488-9694

Sunday, May 19, 2013
Peru Trip Meeting, 2:00 p.m.
at the Rectory. Bring beverages and appetizers.

Saturday, June 01, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Garden Cleanup day at St. Cecilia's.  Bring your gardening tools & gloves

Sunday, June 02, 2013, Mass is 10:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia's for both communities.
Lunch will follow the Mass to honor our longtime parishioner, Marie Dhority.  We thank Marie for her tireless support all these years and wish her well in her new state and home.  Please come and join us this Sunday.  (There will be no 9:30 a.m. nor 11:15 a.m. Mass Sunday, June 2, 2013)

Friday, June 21, 2013
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good bends to assure you that your legs will be more limber and flexible from playing the game. Our parish, (Team St. Cecilia vs. Team St. Mary), booked two courts at Marin Federation Bocce Courts, in Albert Park, San Rafael. We can bring lunch & beverages. Friday, June 21st 12:30 p.m. RSVP to Fr. O'

Sunday, June 23, 2013
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 23rd after 11:15 a.m. Mass.  All are welcome.  Let Margaret know you are coming.

 

Monday, June 24 thru Thursday, June 27, 2013
Parish Trip to Tuolumne Valley,
6/24 - 6/27. Interested, let Fr. O’ know.

Saturday, June 29, 2013
Marin Priests' Dinner, at St. Cecilia's,  Hosted by St. Cecilia's and St. Mary's

 

Wednesday, August 7, 2013
St. Cecilia & St Mary's Youth Group will be going on a rafting trip this summer organized by Margaret Farley.

Thursday, September 05, 2013
Discussion on "What Happened at Vatican II" by John W. O'Malley. The 1st half of book, Thursday, September 05th, 7:15 PM, parish hall St. Cecilia's. Join the chats or sit back and enjoy the discussion.  Bring some finger food or drinks.  All are welcome.

Friday, September 06, 2013
Bocce Ball rescheduled to Friday September 6, 2013.  A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
   Friday, September 06th 12:00 noon to 2 p.m. RSVP to Fr. O'

Sunday, September 08, 2013
Our Parish Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, September 8th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. Special thanks to the Parnows for organizing the picnic.

St. Cecilia/St. Mary’s Parish Trip to Peru including Machu Picchu starting September 9, 2013  thru Sept. 18, 2013.

Saturday, October 5, 2013
Italian Dinner.
 - Columbus weekend Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM. Italian dining from the Massucco Kitchen. $30 per person, refreshments, dinner, dessert included. Sign-up sheets at both churches or send us an email for reservations.  Mass 5 p.m. 

Sunday, October 20, 2013
Our final Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, October 20th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. All are welcome.

Rummage Sale at St. Cecilia Church, Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, and Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  . For, donations, contact Denise Bohman at 488-1246, or call the Rectory

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
S F Hornblower, Dining on the Bay. For information and sign up, contact Fr. O' 415-488-9799

Friday, November 15, 2013
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 15th,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's
Mass if for loved ones now passed on. Irish Breakfast to follow service. During November, Month of All Souls mementos, photographs of deceased can be placed in sanctuary. All Souls envelopes in the church.

Sunday, November 24, 2013
Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 24th,
4 p.m. at St. Cecilia's Church. St. Cecilia's and St. Mary's are hosts for this event.  The theme for 2013 is “Gratitude for Music". Please consider donations of cash or checks (payable to SGVCC) or non-perishable food, such as jams, cookies, chocolate, tea, mustard, specialty foods for the Community Center’s annual Thanksgiving Food Distribution, helping more than 100 local families who are in need.

Wednesday - Thursday, December 4 & 5, 2013
Tour of San Jose Cathedral, San Jose CA, Overnight, Wednesday & Thursday, Dec. 4th & 5th. Sign up with Fr. O'Sullivan (415) 488-9799. 
Tour is Thursday, Dec. 5th, at 10:15 a.m.  We are staying one night at San Jose Airport Garden Hotel.  Book your own room (www.expedia.com, check in date 12/4/2013)

Saturday, December 07, 2013
Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Saturday, December 7, 2013. 
Hospitality 6 p.m., Dinner 7 p.m., Entertainments 8 p.m.  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013
Discussion on "What Happened at Vatican II", the 2nd half of book, Thursday, December 12th, 7:15 PM, parish hall St. Cecilia's. Join the chats or sit back and enjoy the discussion.  Bring some finger food or drinks.  All are welcome.

Friday, Dec. 13, 2013
9 Hour adoration, Friday, December 13th, after 8:00 am Mass to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church.

Sunday, December 15th, 2013
St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long.
Date: Sunday, December 15th, 2013 Time: 2 p.m. Nicasio, CA.  Annual Christmas Concert Questions?  Call the Drady's at 662-2057 or email kadrady@aol.com
Reception of food and drink in the Druids Hall follows.  Proceeds from this fundraiser for the maintenance and preservation of St. Mary's Church building.

Christmas Masses

St. Mary’s, Christmas Eve., Tuesday, December 24th, 5:30 p.m.
 
St. Cecilia’s, Christmas, Wednesday, December 25th, 9:30 a.m.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014
The Feast of the Holy Family, Mary Mother of God, New Year's Day, Wednesday, January 1st, is a Holy day of Obligation.  Mass, Wednesday at 7:15 p.m. at St Cecilia's Church, Lagunitas, CA

Friday, January 10, 2014
The International Pilgrim Virgin Statues of Our Lady of Fatima will be at St. Mary Church, Nicasio on Friday, January 10, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The statue will be at 21 sites (churches and monasteries) while visiting our Archdiocese during the month of January.  Also known as the "Weeping Madonna", the statue was sculpted in 1947 based on description of Sr. lucia, has travelled the world for over 65 years and visited over 100 countries. Info visit: www.pilgrimvirginstatue.com

News Flash: Parish Town Hall Meeting has been rescheduled from this Sunday to a later date. This coming Sunday, January 26, 2014, Mass at St. Cecilia's is as usual, 9:30 a.m.; and Mass at St. Mary's is 11:15 a.m.

Wednesday, February 05, 2014
St. Cecilia/St. Mary, Cashe Creek,
Overnight parish outing. Call Fr. O'.  This trip is organized by Guido Mori-Prange.

Sunday, February 23, 2014
St. Mary's Annual Meeting,
 12:30 p.m.

Friday, February 28, 2014
St. Cecilia/St. Mary Dinner
at Hannah's Restaurant 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Ash Wednesday, 
Mass at 6:00 PM, Soup & Bread after in the parish hall

Saturday,  March 8, 2014
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM.
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing 

Saturday, March 22, 2014
St. Mary & St. Cecilia parish Lenten Retreat day
. Meet at St. Cecilia Parish Hall at 12:30 AM. We will conclude by 4:00 PM.

Thursday, March 27, 2014
9 Hour adoration, Thursday, March 27th, 8:00 am to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church. For information contact Daphne Massucco.

Thursday, April 3 thru April 5th, 2014
Parish Trip to Carmel Mission,
The docent led tour will be Friday, April 4th, 11:00 a.m., $8.00 per person fee.  We will be staying at the Best Western Carmel Town House Lodge, 5th & San Carlos St, Carmel CA. Phone: 831-624-1261. Website: www.carmelbestwestern.com. Make your own lodging reservation.  Let Fr. O’ know you are coming.

Sunday, April 13, 2014
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. Adults $15, children $5 (age 5-12), raffle book of 10 for $10. For reservations, please send check payable to St. Mary’s Parish, P.O. Box 501, Nicasio, CA 94946.

Friday, May 16, 2014
St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Dinner is to be held on Friday, May 16th, 2014, 10:30 a.m., at the San Geronimo Golf Course. Any Questions call Ginny Kerbs & Brian McPherson, Co-Chair, 415-488-9694.  Registration forms.

 Saturday, May 31, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Garden Cleanup day at St. Cecilia's.  Bring your gardening tools & gloves

Monday, June 5, 2014
San Geronimo Community Presbyterian Church is hosting the San Geronimo Valley Community Picnic, Monday, June 2nd at 5:00 p.m. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be provided. Bring a side dish or dessert to share.  This is a great community event that we share with other Valley organizations.

Sunday, June 08, 2014
St Mary's 1st Holy Communion

Sunday, June 08, 2014
Parish Cruise Planning: Sunday, June 8th 2014, 3:00 p.m. at Rectory, St Cecilia's.  Parish trips of the past included the Holy Land, Limoux, Alaska, Panama, Peru.  Bring your ideas  and the majority vote will be the cruise.  Bring finger food and beverages.

Friday, June 13, 2014
Bocce – A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
  Closer is the basis of bocce. Whoever rolls the bocce ball closer to the little white balls gets a point. Twelve points makes a game. Bocce is a very social game, and the health benefit from Bocce is STRESS REDUCTION, plus a good, low impact walk and a few good bends to assure you that your legs will be more limber and flexible from playing the game. Our parish, (Team St. Cecilia vs. Team St. Mary), booked two courts at Marin Federation Bocce Courts, in Albert Park, San Rafael. We can bring lunch & beverages. Friday, June 13th 10:00 a.m. RSVP to Fr. O'

Sunday, June 22, 2014
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 22nd after 11:15 a.m. Mass.  All are welcome.  Let Margaret know you are coming.

Saturday, June 28, 2014
Marin Priests' Dinner, at St. Cecilia's,  Hosted by St. Cecilia's and St. Mary's, 6:30 pm

Sunday, June 29, 2014
Our next Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, June 29th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Discussion on "Earth Habitat" by John W. O'Malley. The 1st 100 pages of book, Thursday, July 24th, 2014, 7:15 PM, parish hall St. Cecilia's. Join the chats or sit back and enjoy the discussion.  Bring some finger food or drinks.  All are welcome.

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Luncheon at Martha's family vineyard in Nicasio.  Reminder to those who had signed up at St. Mary's Palm Sunday Brunch to attend the fund raising Luncheon.  12:30 pm to 4:00 pm.

Sunday, August 24, 2014
Our next St Cecilia Picnic & BBQ will be at O'Toole's home at 10 Dickson Rd. Lagunitas, will be Sunday, August 24th, 4 p.m. 
Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Any questions, contact Suzanne at 488-4288.

Rummage Sale at St. Cecilia Church, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, and Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  . For, donations, contact the deRuttes or call the Rectory

Sunday, October 26, 2014
Our final Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, October 26, (New World Series Starting Time Adjustment )
2:30 p.m. Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering. All are welcome.

Friday, November 21, 2014
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 21th,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's
Mass if for loved ones now passed on. Irish Breakfast to follow service. During November, Month of All Souls mementos, photographs of deceased can be placed in sanctuary. All Souls envelopes in the church.

Sunday, November 23, 2014
Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 23th,
4 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center. This year, the event is hosted by Gan HaLev – the Jewish Congregation.. Please consider donations of cash or checks (payable to SGVCC) or non-perishable food for the Community Center’s annual Thanks giving Food Distribution, helping more than 100 local families who are in need.

Wednesday - Thursday, December 3 & 4, 2014
Tour of Cathedral of the Annunciation, Stockton CA, Overnight, Wednesday & Thursday, Dec. 4th & 5th. Sign up with Fr. O'Sullivan (415) 488-9799. Book your rooms now at University Plaza Waterfront Hotel $126 per room (2pp). Website is http://universityplazawaterfronthotel.com

Saturday, December 06, 2014
Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Saturday, December 6, 2014. 
Hospitality 6:00 p.m., Dinner 7;00 p.m., Entertainments 7:45p.m. Slideshow 8:30 p.m. "Review of 2014"  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

Monday, December 8, 2014
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Holy Day of Obligation Monday, December 8, 2014 Mass at St. Cecilia Church at 8:00 am .

Thursday, December 11,  2014
9 Hour adoration, Thursday, December 11th, 8:00 am to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church. For information contact Daphne Massucco.

Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014
Discussion on "Earth Habitat the 2nd half of book, Thursday, December 11th, 7:00 PM, parish hall St. Cecilia's. Join the chats or sit back and enjoy the discussion.  Bring some finger food or drinks.  All are welcome.

Sunday, December 14th, 2014
St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long.
Date: Sunday, December 14th, 2014 Time: 2 p.m. Nicasio, CA.  
Reception of food and drink in the Druids Hall follows. Cost is $50 per person and $10 for children under 12 years of age. Proceeds from this fundraiser for the maintenance and preservation of St. Mary's Church building which has been in use since 1867. For tickets contact Kathy Drady at 662-2057 or email kadrady@aol.com.

Christmas Masses

St. Mary’s, Christmas Eve., Wednesday, December 24th, 5:30 p.m.
 
St. Cecilia’s, Christmas, Thursday, December 25th, 9:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014
Visit St. Vincent de Paul, San Rafael, CA  All are welcome.

Thursday, January 1, 2015
The Feast of the Holy Family, Mary Mother of God, New Year's Day, Thursday, January 1st, is a Holy day of Obligation.7:15 p.m.  Mass, at St. Cecilia, Lagunitas CA

Padre Pio Mass, Saturday, January 31st, 2015,  10 a.m. at St. Cecilia's

Sunday, February 08, 2015
St. Cecilia Church Annual Meeting,
 at 10:15 am after mass.

Sunday, February 08, 2015
St. Mary's Annual Meeting,
 at 12:30 pm at Grace Farley's home.

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015
Ash Wednesday, 
Mass at 6:00 PM, Soup & Bread after in the parish hall

Saturday,  March 7, 2015
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM. Dinner 7:00 PM
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing  

Wednesday, March 18, & April 15,2015
Meals for Homeless women, contact Cia Donahue

Friday, March 27, 2015
Tour of St. Ignatius Church San Francisco CA, Friday, March 27th. 1:00 PM lunch & 3:00 PM Tour, Sign up with Fr. O'Sullivan (415) 488-9799

Saturday,  March 21, 2015
St. Mary's Annual Spring Cleaning,
Contact Grace Farley  

Saturday,  March 21, 2015
Parish Lenten Retreat, Saturday March 21, 2015
at St. Cecilia's 

Thursday, March 26, 2015
9 Hour adoration, Thursday, March 26th, 9:30 am ,  St. Cecilia's Church. For information contact Daphne Massucco.

Sunday, March 29, 2015
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. All Sunday Masses at St. Mary's on Palm Sunday 9:30 AM and 11:15 AM.

Sunday,  April 12, 2015
Divine Mercy Sunday

Wednesday, April 15,2015
Meals for Homeless women, contact Cia Donahue

Sunday, April 26, 2015
Pancake Breakfast, at St Cecilia's
from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $8.00 adults (children under 12 free).  Proceeds will go to pipe repairs in the parish hall.

Friday, May 15, 2015
St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Dinner is to be held on Friday, May 15th, 2015, 10:30 a.m., at the San Geronimo Golf Course. Any Questions call Ginny Kerbs , 415-488-9694.  Registration forms.

 Saturday, June 06, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Garden Cleanup day at St. Cecilia's.  Bring your gardening tools & gloves

Sunday, June 14, 2015
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 14th after 11:15 a.m. Mass.  All are welcome.  Let Margaret know you will be attending.

Friday, June 19, 2015
Bocce Ball Friday June 19,  2015. 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. at San Rafael  A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
 RSVP to Fr. O'

Saturday, June 27, 2015
Marin Priests' Dinner, at St. Cecilia's,  Hosted by St. Cecilia's and St. Mary's, 6:30 pm

Sunday, June 28, 2015
Parish Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, June 28th, 4 p.m.  Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering.

Saturday, July. 18, 2015
Discussion on "Goliath" the Part 1 of book, Saturday, July 18th, 11:00 AM, at St. Cecilia's. Join the chats or sit back and enjoy the discussion.  Bring some finger food or drinks.  All are welcome.

Sunday, July 19, 2015
Join the McNeil Family at Lafranchi Deer Camp for a country style BBQ buffet with wines, Sunday, July 19th  12:30 pm to 4:00 pm. Fund raising for St Mary's church. $45.00 per person.  Contact Martha, (415) 662-2307 

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Our Lady of Fatima National Pilgrim Virgin Statue will reside at St. Mary's on Thursday, July 23rd, from noon to 6:00 pm ,  The statue is a lovey hand carved image of Our Lady of Fatima, given to the USA by the Bishop of Fatima in 1967, blessed by Pope Paul VI, and crowned by Cardinal O'Boyle in the National Basilica in Washington, DC in 1971. The statue travels around America under the sponsorship of the World Apostolate of Fatima, spreading the important message of Fatima.  (See link for Timetable)

Friday, June 24, 2015
Padre Pio Mass & Devotion at St. Cecilia's 8:00 a.m.

Saturday, July. 25, 2015
Funeral Mass for Bob Dougherty, our dear friend and long time parishioner.  Funeral Service is scheduled on Saturday, July 25th, 11 a.m. at St Mary's.  Please send your condolences to Diana Dougherty, PO Box 835 Nicasio, CA 94946.

Sunday, August 23, 2015
Farewell party for Kathy & Spike Drady, Sunday, August 23, 12:30 at the Druid's Hall.  Bring an appetizer, side dish or salad to add to the event,  Contact Martha or Grace for information.

Saturday, September 12, 2015
The Dougherty, Family invites parishioners and friends for a gathering to remember our dear friend, Bob, Saturday, September 12th, 2pm at 700 Nicasio Valley Road.

Sunday, September 13, 2015
Paella Garden Party - under the Redwoods, Sunday, September 13th, 2 p.m. at the Perez's. $60/person, call Carol Perez, (415) 662-2191, proceeds benefit St. Mary's.

Rummage Sale at St. Cecilia Church, Saturday, Sept.. 19, 2015, and Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  .

Thursday, September 24, 2015
St. Cecilia/St. Mary’s Parish Cruise 10-Day Colors of Canada and New England
on Holland America line. Sailing Dates September 24 to October 4, 2015.  New York, Boston, Maine, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, St. Lawrence, Saquenay, & Quebec City.  Contact Fr. O' for details

Sunday, October 18, 2015
Parish Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, October 18th, 2 p.m.  Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering.

Friday, November 13, 2015
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 13th,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's
Mass if for loved ones now passed on. Breakfast to follow service. During November, Month of All Souls mementos, photographs of deceased can be placed in sanctuary. All Souls envelopes in the church.

Sunday, November 22, 2015
Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 22nd,
4 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Presbyterian Church.  The theme for 2015 is “Healing". Please consider donations of cash or checks (payable to SGVCC) or non-perishable food for the Community Center’s annual Thanks giving Food Distribution, helping more than 100 local families who are in need.

Saturday, December 05, 2015
Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Saturday, December 5, 2015. 
Hospitality 6:00 p.m., Dinner 7;00 p.m., Entertainments 7:45p.m. Slideshow 8:30 p.m. "Review of 2015"  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Holy Day of Obligation Monday, December 7, 2015 Mass at St. Cecilia Church at 7:15 pm .

Thursday, December 10,  2015
9 Hour adoration, Thursday, December 10th, 8:00 am to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church. For information contact Daphne Massucco.Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015
Discussion on "Goliath" the 2nd half of book, Thursday, December 10th, 7:00 PM, parish hall St. Cecilia's. Join the chats or sit back and enjoy the discussion.  Bring some finger food or drinks.  All are welcome.

Sunday, December 13th, 2015
St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long.
Date: Sunday, December 13th, 2015 Time: 2 p.m. Nicasio, CA. Annual Christmas Concert 
Reception of food and drink in the Druids Hall follows. Cost is $50 per person and $10 for children under 12 years of age. Proceeds from this fundraiser for the maintenance and preservation of St. Mary's Church building which has been in use since 1867.Reservations can be made by mail, making a check payable to St. Mary’s to Dan & Sue Curran - 345 Ironstone Ct. - San Rafael, CA 94903 Should you need more information, please call Dan & Sue at 415-491-4420.

Cecilia’s, Christmas, Friday, December 25th, 9:30 a.m.

Christmas Masses

St. Mary’s, Christmas Eve., Thursday, December 24th, 5:30 p.m.
 
St.

Friday, January 1, 2016
The Feast of the Holy Family, Mary Mother of God, New Year's Day, Friday, January 1st, is a Holy day of Obligation.7:15 p.m.  Mass, at St. Cecilia, Lagunitas CA

Saturday, January 23, 2016
The Walk for Life, in San Francisco CA , Saturday, January 23, 2016,
Mass at 9:30 AM at St Mary's Cathedral.  Rally at 12:30 PM at SF Civic center  Walk 1:30 from SF Civic Center .  Event Details check Archdiocese Calendar at www.sfarchdiocese.org

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016
Ash Wednesday, 
Mass at 7:15 PM, Soup & Bread after in the parish hall

Thursday, Feb. 25,  2016
9 Hour adoration, Thursday, February 25th, 8:00 am to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church. For information contact Daphne Massucco.

Saturday,  March 5, 2016
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:30 PM. Dinner 7:00 PM
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing  

Sunday, March 20, 2016
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. All Sunday Masses at St. Mary's on Palm Sunday 9:30 AM and 11:15 AM.

Friday, May 20, 2016
St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Dinner is to be held on Friday, May 20th, 2016, 10:30 a.m., at the San Geronimo Golf Course. Any Questions call Ginny Kerbs , 415-488-9694.  Registration forms.

Sunday, June 12, 2016
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 12th after 11:15 a.m. Mass.  All are welcome.  Let Margaret know you will be attending.

Friday, June 17, 2016
Bocce Ball Friday June 17,  2016. 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. at Marin Bocce Federation B Street,  San Rafael  A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
 RSVP to Fr. O'

Saturday, June 25, 2016
Marin Priests' Dinner, at St. Cecilia's,  Hosted by St. Cecilia's and St. Mary's, 6:30 pm

Sunday, June 26, 2016
Parish Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, June 26th, 4 p.m.  Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering

Sunday, July 17, 2016
Parish Cruise Planning: Sunday, July 17th 2016, 3:00 p.m. at Rectory, St Cecilia's.  Parish trips of the past included the Holy Land, Limoux, Alaska, Panama, Peru.  Bring your ideas  and the majority vote will be the cruise.  Bring finger food and beverages.

Thursday, July 28, 2016
Parish Bowling Night 7:00 PM San Rafael If you are interested let Fr. O' know.

Sunday, July 31, 2016
Parish Cruise Planning: Sunday, July 31st 2016, 3:00 p.m. at Rectory, to finalize choice, St Cecilia's.  Parish trips of the past included the Holy Land, Limoux, Alaska, Panama, Peru.  Bring your ideas  and the majority vote will be the cruise.  Bring finger food and beverages.

Saturday, August 06, 2016
Celebrate the life of Larry McNeil, Jane McNeil and Family invite parishioners  and friends to come.  Service at St Mary's Saturday August 6, at 11 a.m., followed by BBQ at family ranch.

Sunday, August 07, 2016
Join the McNeil Family at Lafranchi Deer Camp for a country style BBQ buffet with wines, Sunday, August 7th  12:30 pm to 4:00 pm. Fund raising for St Mary's church. $45.00 per person.  Contact Martha, (415) 662-2307 

Sunday, August 14, 2016
Dougherty, Family invites parishioners and friends for a Parish Summer Picnic, Sunday, August 14th, 2016

Rummage Sale at St. Cecilia Church, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, and Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  .

Sunday, October 23, 2016
Pre-cruise meeting will be Sunday, October 23rd, 3 p.m.  at Diana Dougherty's.  Anyone interested in the 2017 Baltic 14 night cruise are welcome to attend.

 

Sunday, October 30, 2016
Parish Picnic & BBQ at the Boylans' at 1:30 p.m.   Parking is limited.  Carpool at St. Cecilia’s from 1:15 to 1:30.p.m.  Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016
The Solemnity of All Saints. Holy Day of Obligation, Tuesday, November 1, 2016 Mass at 7:15 p.m. at  St. Cecilia Church.

Friday, November 11, 2016
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 11th,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's
Mass if for loved ones now passed on. Breakfast to follow service. During November, Month of All Souls mementos, photographs of deceased can be placed in sanctuary. All Souls envelopes in the church.

Sunday, November 20, 2016
Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 20th,
4 p.m. at St. Cecilia's Church. St. Cecilia's and St. Mary's are hosts for this event.   Please consider donations of cash or checks (payable to SGVCC) or non-perishable food, such as jams, cookies, chocolate, tea, mustard, specialty foods for the Community Center’s annual Thanksgiving Food Distribution, helping more than 100 local families who are in need.

Friday, December 02,  2016
8 Hour adoration, Thursday, December 2nd, 9:00 am to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church. For information contact Daphne Massucco.

Thursday, December 8, 2018
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Holy Day of Obligation Thursday, December 8, 2016 No Mass at St. Cecilia Church Fr. O'Sullivan out of town, funeral leave.

Sunday, December 11th, 2016
St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long.
Date: Sunday, December 11th, 2016 Time: 2 p.m. Nicasio, CA. Annual Christmas Concert.  
Reception of food and drink in the Druids Hall follows. Cost is $50 per person and $10 for children under 12 years of age. Proceeds from this fundraiser for the maintenance and preservation of St. Mary's Church building which has been in use since 1867.Reservations can be made by mail, making a check payable to St. Mary’s

Friday, December 16, 2016
Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Saturday, December 16, 2016. 
Hospitality 6:00 p.m., Dinner 7:00 p.m., Entertainments 7:45p.m. Slideshow 8:30 p.m. "Review of 2016"  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

Christmas Masses

St. Mary’s, Christmas Eve., Saturday, December 24th, 5:30 p.m.
St.  Cecilia’s, Christmas, Sunday, December 25th, 9:30 a.m.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Ash Wednesday, 
Mass at 7:15 PM, Soup & Bread after in the parish hall

Saturday,  March 4, 2017
St. Patrick's Day Party at the St Cecilia, Lagunitas Parish Hall. 6:00 PM. Dinner 7:00 PM
  Come join the Wearing of the Green Party.  There will be music, singing, dancing  

Saturday,  March 25, 2017
Parish Lenten Retreat, Saturday March 25, 2017
1:00 PM , St. Cecilia's Contact Fr. O'

Thursday, March 30, 2017
9 Hour adoration, Thursday, March 30th, 8:00 am to 5:00 PM,  St. Cecilia's Church. For information contact Daphne Massucco.

Sunday, April 9, 2017
St Mary's Annual Palm Sunday Brunch,  10:00 AM through 1:00 PM. Druid Hall "On the Square" in Nicasio, California.
Enjoy the country brunch, raffle and silent auction. All Sunday Masses at St. Mary's on Palm Sunday 9:30 AM and 11:15 AM.

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Spring Interfaith Forum in the Valley, "Welcoming the Stranger".on May 11 2017, at 7:00 PM at the St. Cecilia's. Father O'Sullivan will present Come and support even.  Bring finger food to share.  All welcome to attend.

Friday, May 12, 2017
St. Cecilia Golf Tournament and Cocktail Party is to be held on Friday, May 12th, 2017, 10:30 a.m., at the San Geronimo Golf Course. Any Questions call Ginny Kerbs , 415-488-9694. 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
St. Cecilia/St. Mary’s Parish Cruise 18-Day Cruise to the Baltic
, May 17, 2017 to June 4, 2017.  Contact Fr. O' for details

Sunday, June 4, 2017
St. Cecilia/St. Mary’s Parish trip to Ireland
, June 4, 2017 to June 13 2017.  Contact Fr. O' for details

Sunday, June 25, 2017
St. Mary’s Family Picnic, Camp Taylor Park, potluck & BBQ, Sun, June 25th after 11:15 a.m. Mass.  All are welcome.  Let Margaret know you will be attending.

Friday, July 28, 2017
Bocce Ball Friday July 28,  2017. 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. at Marin Bocce Federation B Street,  San Rafael  A Game of Fun, Strategy & Skill. Anyone can play and enjoy the game.
 RSVP to Fr. O'

Sunday, August 06, 2017
Join the McNeil Family at Lafranchi Deer Camp for a country style BBQ buffet with wines, Sunday, August 6th  12:30 pm to 4:00 pm. Fund raising for St Mary's church. $45.00 per person.  Contact Martha, (415)

Sunday, August 20, 2017
Parish Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, August 20th, 4 p.m.  Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering.

Sunday, September 10, 2017
Parish Picnic & Pool Party at Antonia's in Nicasio.

Sunday, October 15, 2017
Parish Picnic & BBQ at St. Cecilia’s will be Sunday, October 15th, 1 p.m.  Hamburgers and hot-dogs supplied. Bring side dishes and beverages.  Bring a friend and enjoy the gathering.

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone will be at St. Cecilia's for the Conformation Mass, Saturday, October 28. at 4:50 p.m.  A light reception with hors d'oeuvre at the parish hall will follow .  Parishioners please come to the Mass and celebration and bring finger foods to share.  All are welcome.

Sunday, October 29, 2017
Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone will meet  the Parish Council & Finance Council 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at St. Cecilia's.  9:45 to 10:15 a.m. will meet with Parishioners at St. Cecilia's.  Next at 11:15 a.m. Mass of 150th year Celebration of Old St. Mary's church in Nicasio CA.  Reception to follow Mass at the Druids' Hall (brunch).  Please note there will be no  9:30 a.m. Mass at St. Cecilia's on Oct. 29, 2017.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
The Solemnity of All Saints. Holy Day of Obligation, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Mass at 7:15 p.m. at  St. Cecilia Church.

 Upcoming Events

Friday, November 17, 2017
All Souls Mass & Breakfast (MIAC) Nov. 17th,  10:00 a.m. St. Cecilia's
Mass if for loved ones now passed on. Breakfast to follow service. During November, Month of All Souls mementos, photographs of deceased can be placed in sanctuary. All Souls envelopes in the church.

Sunday, November 19, 2017
Valley Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, Sunday, November 19th,
4 p.m. at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center.  The host this year is Gan HaLev with faith communities participating.  Donations (payable to SGVCC) to support the annual holiday food distribution to local families in need.

Friday, December 2, 2017
Annual Paris Christmas Party, St. Cecilia Parish Hall, Saturday, December 2, 2017. 
Hospitality 6:00 p.m., Dinner 7:15 p.m., Entertainments 7:45p.m. Slideshow 8:30 p.m. "Review of 2017"  This is one of our church events where a good turnout is expected so that it is truly a parish celebration.  Already great plans are underway to make Incarnation.  Any person wishing to be a part of the entertainment, contact Fr. O'. Check sign-up sheet at the church for food assignments according to alphabetical order.

Friday, December 8, 2017
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Holy Day of Obligation Friday, December 8, 2017 No Mass at St. Cecilia Church Fr. O'Sullivan out of town, funeral leave.

 Sunday, December 10th, 2017
St. Mary’s Christmas Concert & Sing–a-long.
Date: Sunday, December 10th, 2017 Time: 2 p.m. Nicasio, CA. Annual Christmas Concert.   Reception of food and drink in the Druids Hall follows. Cost is $50 per person and $10 for children under 12 years of age. Proceeds from this fundraiser for the maintenance and preservation of St. Mary's Church building which has been in use since 1867.Reservations can be made by mail, making a check payable to St. Mary’s

Christmas Masses

St. Mary’s, Christmas Eve., Sunday, December 24th, 5:30 p.m.
St.  Cecilia’s, Christmas, Monday, December 25th, 9:30 a.m.