Category Archives: Events, Activities, Retreats

100 Years of Fatima Celebration – Saturday Afternoon Rosaries

Join us to prepare for 100 years of Fatima celebration,

 with the FIVE 1st Saturdays of the Month,

       reciting the Rosary from 3 to 3:45pm

  at St. Rose of Lima Church.

As a Parish, we are in 3rd month.  If you missed the first one you can begin any month!

March 4th Religious Education  

April 1st Women’s Club/LMCs

May 7th Parish Outreach Ministries and Spiritual Journey  

K of C – Second Fatima Movie for all the families Coming Soon

Heroically Feminine – A Retreat for Young Women – Jan 7, 2017


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What does it mean to be an authentic woman in today’s world? A day of reflection and retreat for young women ages 18-25.

HEROICALLY FEMININE is a day of retreat for young women to be held Jan. 7, 2017, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Holy Innocents Building, St. Rose of Lima, 46 Church Hill Rd, Newtown.

Join Catholic speaker Megan Murphy (, young Catholic coach, wife, and mother Monica Ortega, and Magnificat Ministries of the Diocese of Bridgeport for a day of retreat, reflection and prayer.

Music provided by Victoria Conaway.

Cost: $20; includes breakfast. Bring bag lunch.

Questions? Contact Pat Paniccia at or Fran Hood at

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Beloved – Finding Happiness in Marriage – Date Nights 2017


  • Once a month Date night!
  • Short DvD presentation
  • Discussion
  • FREE Dinner
  • Free Babysitting available
  • Appropriate for married coupled of all ages
  • Located in Holy Innocents Hall
  • 6:30-8:30pm Jan 21, Feb 18, Mar 18, April 22, May 20, June 17

Preview the program:


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Holy Innocents School of Art – Winter Classes – January 2017


Children’s Art Classes

With Faith-based themes, Children will discover the beauty of God’s Creation and learn about Sacred Art and Artists while creating Art themselves.

6 Week sessions

Ages 5-7 Wednesdays Jan 18, 25, Feb 1, 15, 22 and Mar 8  | 4:15 – 5:30PM

Ages 8 and Up Thursdays Jan 19, 26, Feb 2, 16, 23  and Mar 9 | 4:15 – 5:30PM

$110 (all supplies included)

Classes will be held in the Holy Innocents Faith Formation Building

To register please contact Adrienne Keogler at

Please bring checks payable to St. Rose Church to the first class (financial assistance is available)

Note:  Younger children’s session is full, however you can be put on a waiting list for this session or for the next session. There is still room left in the older children’s session.