June Events

Fossil Hunting

12pm Saturday, June 4th

Caesar Creek State Park (4020 N. Clarksville Rd., Waynesville, OH 45068)

Meet at the visitor Center to get our free fossil collecting permits and proceed to the nearby spillway to begin our quest to find a trilobite, Ohio’s state fossil.  Explore trails as well afterward depending on group interest.

Service Event: Ora et Labora Day

8:30am Saturday, June 11th

Children of Mary – Emmanuel House (8353 Pleasant Chapel Rd., Newark, OH 43056)

RSVP Here Appreciated but not required.

Start the day with Mass at the Children of Mary’s Emmanuel House of formation and Retreat House in Newark at 8:30.  Afterward, they’ll direct us to yard work, painting projects and anything else the sisters need help with.  They will provide a lunch, so please rsvp if possible to help out with estimating head count.  We’re welcome to bring a side to share as well.  Stay through to the 3pm Holy Hour with Divine Mercy Chaplet and evening prayer as well, or leave earlier.  Stay however long works best for you, this is a pretty flexible volunteer opportunity. **Dress code: very modest attire (long, loose skirts or dresses and high necklines for women, loose fitting pants for men, no shorts, miniskirts, tank tops, tight clothing or low-cut tops).

Greater Columbus Right to Life Banquet

6:20pm Monday, June 13th

Villa Milano (1630 Schrock Rd, Columbus, OH 43229)

Register to sit with our group here

This is a powerful event we look forward to every year! Join our group at our tables for the annual Greater Columbus Right to Life Banquet! Dr. Steve Hammond, a former abortion provider with an amazing conversion experience will deliver the keynote.
This is a free dinner.  There will be an opportunity to support to the Greater Columbus Right to Life.  Our goal is to fill up at least 3 tables, and we are halfway there! Please join us!!

Christ in the City
7pm Thursday, June 23rd
St. Patrick Church (280 N. Grant Ave., Columbus, OH 43215) Compline found here
Come for Eucharistic adoration, confessions and Dominican Compline (night prayer) followed by fellowship and drinks. Please be sure to enter the building through the back doors by the St. Patrick parking lot.

Mini Golf + Go Karts

4pm Saturday, June 25th

Magic Mountain East (5890 Scarborough Blvd. Columbus, OH 43232)

Cost: $17 either paid beforehand to Sarah Spaulding or in person at the event

RSVP (appreciated but not required) HERE

Join us at Magic Mountain for mini golf and go karts! We have a discounted group reservation for $17 per person to play 3 games (about $10 savings per person)!  We’ll start with mini golf, and then go on to race go karts.  Meet by the entrance, and pay in advance on venmo to @sarahsfrassatiwallet or paypal (send money to a friend) to sarahsfrassatiwallet@gmail.com or pay in person at the event.  RSVP appreciated but not necessary on the google doc.

Spiritual Book Club
7:15pm Wednesdays 

@ Chocolate Cafe! (1855 Northwest Blvd, Columbus, OH 43212) 

Currently reading through C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia. For the reading schedule look here: https://sites.google.com/view/frassati-book-club/home.

The Columbus Frassati Society follows in the footsteps of Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati through our emphasis on adoration, study, community, charitable activity, and love of the outdoors.  

Do you have an idea for an outing we could take on in the future? Please let us know! Plan the details out yourself, or give us a starting point, and we can coordinate from there. Email columbusfrassatisociety@gmail.com to get started.