Emerald Isle Auction to Help Youth Make Pilgrimage to Ireland

Jan. 15, 2014

St. Boniface Church, Mequon invites the community to an Emerald Isle Auction on Saturday, February 1, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. The event, to be held at the church at 3906 W. Mequon Road, will include a silent auction featuring a variety of items. Proceeds from the auction will help the church’s high school youth group defray the costs of a pilgrimage to Ireland, scheduled for June.

There will be something for every taste and budget level at the auction. A partial list of auction items includes:
•A Green Bay Packers 2013 Collector series signed football
•Passes to favorite Milwaukee venues like Betty Brinn Children's Museum, the Milwaukee Ballet and Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

Guests can enjoy food and beverages (free will donations accepted). Auction admission is free. For more information, call 262-242-2994 or visit www.saintbonifacechurch.com.

About the Youth Pilgrimage

St. Boniface Church has an active high school youth program called Journey to Adulthood (J2A). This program helps young people develop a deeper understanding of their faith and their role in the church. At the end of the two-year program, the J2A youth make a pilgrimage to Ireland where they focus on their faith journey through prayer and reflection and explore the heritage of the Episcopal Church by visiting historic religious sites. The youth are required to earn funds needed for the pilgrimage and are actively involved in the planning and preparation for the Emerald Isle Auction.

Community Watch

» Behind marvelous day by Ty Weber, Menomonee Falls baseball repeats as state champion 7/22

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA State Summer Baseball Tournament Updated:  7/22

» Roble pitches Menomonee Falls baseball team into state final, 6-0 7/22

» Menomonee Falls woman dreams of starting whoopie pie dessert bus 7/21

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Donges Bay Road reconstruction enters final phase 7/21

» Menomonee Falls man pleads guilty to homicide after killing bicyclist 7/21

» Wanakia Wildlife gives a bird's-eye view to Menomonee Falls Nature Camp kids 7/21

» Resources available to Waukesha County residents during extreme heat 7/21

» Southbound Highway 145 to close for construction in Germantown 7/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» Menomonee Falls woman arrested for OWI after running over her fiancé Updated:  7/19

» GMC set to dominate state summer baseball tournament 7/19

» 'Two more wins': Menomonee Falls baseball team heads back to state 7/19

» Menomonee Falls baseball team heads back to state with upset of West 7/18

» Taste of Germantown event to raise funds for pavilion 7/18

» Old Falls Village brings Civil War to life 7/18

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» Sussex's Rotary Equipment Repair adds on 50,000 square feet to facility 7/18

» Germantown, Menomonee Falls Police Chiefs react to police brutality, community support 7/18

» NOW's user submitted stories, photos will be discontinued in early August 7/18

» Falls Associated Bank demolition underway, apartment building to bring 'revitalization' to downtown 7/18

» Germantown baseball team ends season with regional loss to West 7/17

» Falls Fest will end in Menomonee Falls after 24 years 7/12

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

Advertisement

Advertisement

CONNECT    

Advertisement