"Come and See"

 All young single men 18-40 who has or is considering a vocation to the religious life or priesthood are invited to attend a Vocation Retreat with the Oblates of St. Joseph. The retreat will be March 23-25 at Mount St. Joseph Seminary in Loomis, CA. For more information please contact Fr. Sergio Perez, OSJ at (916) 652-6336 ext. 207 or Visit the Oblates of St. Joseph webpage at, on Facebook, and on Instagram: @osj_usa 


Easter Egg Hunt

The Knights of Columbus are sponsoring their annual Easter Egg Hunt for children.

WHAT: Easter Egg Hunt

WHEN: Easter Sunday

TIME:  10:00 AM

WHERE: St. Mary’s Church (East Side Grass Area)


Walk and Pray

On Holy Saturday, March 31st we invite you to participate in the walk and pray to the 7 Churches Pilgrimage. Starting at 7am at St. Elizabeth Parish (located at 12th St and “S”).  We will walk with our Bishop Jaime Soto for almost 8 miles of sacrifice and prayer.  For more information, please visit our website: or call us at: (916)442-7389.


Annual Wine Tasting Event

Valley of the Sacred Heart Academy will hold its Annual Wine Tasting event April 14th. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. at the St. Mary’s Parish Hall in Vacaville. There will be food, wine tasting, beer, silent auction and more. We are pleased to welcome guest speaker Fr. Sean Sheridan, President of Franciscan University of Steubenville. Please come and support Valley of the  Sacred Heart Academy and their work to open a   Catholic Chesterton High School and Montessori. Tickets  are available at Dixon Florist and St. Peter Parish office  in Dixon or call 530-574-0804 to reserve your tickets. For more information about this event and Valley of the Sacred Heart Academy, visit


Pilgrimage Trip

On behalf of Monsignor James Murphy, former Pastor of St. Mary’s Parish in Vacaville, Catholic Charities of California cordially invites you to join us on a pilgrimage to Ireland to celebrate Monsignors Murphy’s 50th anniversary of priesthood!  The pilgrimage will take place from June 29th to July 9th, 2018 and will include an eight day tour of Early Christian Sites of Ireland, followed by a special Mass and party in his honor in his hometown.  To attend an informational meeting or to get more information, please contact Catholic Charities of California by email: or by phone (916) 706-1539.


Worldwide Marriage Encounter

Married Couples:   Have you ever wanted to take a fresh look at your Marriage? Please consider making a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend. You will find ways to enrich your marriage. It is a unique approach aimed at revitalizing your Sacrament of Matrimony. Upcoming weekends are: April 13-15 in Reno, NV.; April 27-29 in Sacramento, CA; August 24-26, 2018 in Sacramento; October 5-7, 2018 in Reno, NV.; and November 9-11, 2018 in Sacramento.  IT IS NOT TOO EARLY TO REGISTER FOR A WEEKEND THAT YOU WILL NEVER FORGET.  For more information visit our website at: or contact Terry & Janet at or (916)489-3464.


Women's Discernment Retreat

Hello ladies! If you or a friend are curious as to what the Lord is calling you to do in your life then we have a treat for you! Please come join us as the Newman Catholic Center host a Women's Discernment Retreat with the Dominican Sisters of Mary Mother of the Eucharist. The price is $40 (includes lunch, dinner, and materials) for a ONE day retreat. It will begin at 9 AM till 7 PM. If you are interested and/or have questions please feel free to ask! Register at or visit