Easter!  Alleluia!

The Easter Season continues throughout the following seven weeks as we celebrate the Ascension of Our Lord on Thursday, May 25, culminating with the celebration of Pentecost on Sunday, June 4.

Youth Ministry Yard Sale drop-offs

Donations of clean slightly used re-sellable items including children’s clothing may be dropped off at the Grove on May 18, 20, & 25th from 10AM to Noon and 5 to 7 PM.

Youth Ministry Yard Sale

Indoor Flea Market on Saturday and Sunday June 3 & 4 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. inside the Grove building to benefit Youth Ministry.  Breakfast sandwiches & lunch available.

Discovering Christ

Tuesdays, June 13 – August 1 (not July 4), 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Join us in the Assembly Room of Saint Vincent Parish Center for Discovering Christ — a seven-week series with a life changing retreat 1-9 p.m. on Sunday, July 23.

Enjoy a delicious dinner and listen to an enlightening teaching. After, join other adults in exploring the meaning of life and the identity of Jesus Christ.  Because there will be a dinner served, registration is required.     To register, click here !

To watch a video about Discovering Christ,  click here

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Traumas account for 41 million ER visits a year.
It’s the blood on the shelves that helps save lives. You can make a difference! Please take an hour of your time to save a life. Walk-ins are welcome, but donors with appointments will be given priority. You may make an appointment online at and enter sponsor code SVPG or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767)

Vacation Bible School

Holy Family, St. John the Evangelist, St. Rose and Saint Vincent Basilica Parishes invite children age 4 years to entering 6th grade to Vacation Bible School, July 24- 28, 9 a.m. – noon.

While exploring with MAKER FUN FACTORY, kids will discover a factory filled with fun indoor and outdoor activities, Bible stories, yummy snacks and sing-alongs too!  All teaching us that we are “Created by God and Built for a Purpose”

MAKER FUN FACTORY will be hosted at St. John the Evangelist Parish Center, 306 St. John Drive, Latrobe, PA 15650.  Fees are $25 for the 1st child, $20 for the 2nd child or $50 for a family of 3 or more children.  Please register no later than July 5, 2017

Registration forms are available in the Parish Lobby, here or you may register online at

For more information, contact Bridget DiVittis, Director of Catechesis at 724-539-8629, ext. 16 or