Saint Joseph Church Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
Saint Joseph Church     Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
Loading data...

Please note: Calendar submissions must be emailed to calendar@stjoescoopersburg.org for prior approval.

Calendar Notes

 

Unless otherwise noted on our website, in the bulletin, or through direct contact with the specific program coordinator - our Parish groups and activities typically meet on the following dates/times and locations:

  • Adult Choir - Monday evenings from 7:30-9:00 PM, September through May, located in the Church.
  • Altar & Rosary Society - First Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM, located in the Parish Center.
  • High School Teen Group - Click here to view schedule.
  • Junior Choir - 2nd and 4th Sundays, September through May, after the 11:00 AM Mass, located in the Church. *Schedule changed for 2019 - see below.*
  • Knights of Columbus - 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00PM, located in the Parish Center.
  • Men's Bible Study - 4th Tuesday of the Month, 6:45-7:45AM, located at Diana's Cafe.
  • Parish Pastoral Council Meetings (PPC) - 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00PM, located in the Parish Center.
  • PREP Grades 1-7 - Sunday mornings from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, September through May, located throughout the school building.
  • PREP Grade 8 (Confirmation class) - Wednesday evenings from 6-7:30PM, September through Confirmation, located in the Parish Center.
  • Prime Time Club - 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1:00 PM, located at the Upper Saucon Fire Company.
  • Pro-Life Committeemeets with Our Lady of Assumption’s Pro-Life committee on the last Thursday of the month from 9:00-10:00 AM. 
  • RCIA Classes - Wednesday evenings at 7:00PM, September through Easter, located in the Parish Center.
  • Sunday School for Preschool, Pre-K & Kindergarten Parishioners - First Sunday of the month, October through May, from 10AM-10:30AM in the Art Room of the school building.
  • Women of Grace Book Club - Last Thursday of the month at 6:45PM, located in the Parish Center. No meeting is held in December.

Upcoming Events

Altar & Rosary Society

Fall Soup Sale

Pick up Friday, October 18th

from 4-6PM in the Parish Center

Ordering period has closed - -

Orders were due by October 13th.

HOAGIE SALE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9th

Once again we will be offering our new Veggie Hoagie (Cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, spinach, cucumbers
and peppers, no substitutions or special orders). Our delicious Italian and Turkey hoagies are also available. All hoagies are $4.50. Ladies will be calling starting October 30th for your order. If you are not on our list, you can email us at stjoealtarrosary@aol.com or call 610 965 9387.

Sunday School

for Preschool, Pre-K & Kindergarten Parishioners

Sunday, November 3rd

10AM-10:30AM

(end time approximate)

Located in the Art Room of the School Building.

Join us for a Thanksgiving-themed morning of fun! A parent or guardian must remain in the building for the duration of Sunday School - you are welcome to stay in the classroom, or to wait in the cafeteria. Adult volunteers (with all of the necessary clearances on file with the Rectory) and 8th-12th grade teen volunteers are welcome to assist in this ministry - contact the Rectory to volunteer! Questions? Call the Rectory at 610-965-2877, or email janessa.odonnell@stjoescoopersburg.org.

Knights of Columbus

Fall Family Breakfast

Sunday, November 3rd

7:30 am-11:30 am
Located in the Parish Center

$9 Adults, $5 children 6-10
5 & under free
Pancakes, Omelets, Bacon, Sausage, Potatoes & Lots more!
Thank you for your support!

 

SAVE THE DATE!

Family Movie Night

presented by the High School Teen Group

Sunday, November 17th

Doors open 5PM ~ Movie begins at 5:30PM

Located in the Parish Center

Bring some blankets or chairs and get comfy, as we project a family-favorite film onto the large screen!

FREE ADMISSION with your donation to our Holiday Hope Chest Project!

COME HUNGRY! We'll have all of your favorite movie snacks for purchase - freshly popped popcorn, soft pretzels, hot dogs, candy & drinks!

MORE INFO COMING SOON!

Questions: teengroup@stjoescoopersburg.org

St. Joe's High School Teen Group 

will be selling 

Advent Wreaths & Candle Supplies

Did you miss out on purchasing one of our beautiful, handmade wreaths last year? Maybe you just need fresh candles, or want to try out LED style lights this year? The HS Teen Group will be selling all of these items to our Parish Family, just in time for the start of the Advent season!

Two chances to purchase:

  • Sunday, November 17th at our Family Movie Night
  • Before & After Masses on November 23rd & 24th

More details to be released shortly. Contact teengroup@stjoescoopersburg.org with any questions. 

The PRIME TIME CLUB  trip to see the Christmas play "Pines Country Christmas" at the Pines Dinner Theatre will be November 20th at 12:30 P.M. Cost is $50 per person, dinner and tip included. To make a reservation call Fred Lanshe at 610-797-6240. 

Altar & Rosary Society and Women of Grace

Advent Reflection

Sunday, November 24th

2-4 P.M.

In the Parish Center

Speaker will be Msgr. Andrew Baker

JUNIOR CHOIR NOTICE: Due to lack of interest in the Junior Choir, we will suspend rehearsals until November 24th,when we will begin preparing for the Christmas Eve Mass. We will only have choir practice on these dates: Nov. 24, Dec. 8, Dec. 15 and Dec. 22. You will need to attend 3 of these rehearsals to sing for Christmas, with the Dec. 22 date as a mandatory rehearsal. We will rehearse for Confirmation & Easter as those dates draw closer. Look for announcements in the church bulletin.

Annual Events

  • Night at the Races (Saturday before Ash Wednesday )
  • Children’s Mission Sunday Carnival (Sunday before Ash Wednesday)
  • Children’s Easter Egg Hunt (Saturday before Palm Sunday)
  • Palm Sunday Breakfast
  • Annual Golf Outing (May)
  • Welcome Summer Festival (June)
  • Forty Hours (October)
  • Family Trick-or-Treat Party (Last Weekend in October)
  • Altar & Rosary Society Advent Reflection (Sunday before Thanksgiving)
  • Parish Family Christmas Buffet (Held on a Sunday in Advent)

Sign up for the

St. Joseph Church Newsletter!

Stay in touch through your email inbox - Sign up today to receive our weekly parish newsletter!

Sign Up Now

Click Here

to learn more about our Parish School

Nurturing Students.

Challenging Minds.

Inspiring Faith-Filled Leaders.