May Events

10:30 Mass and Doughnuts
10:30am Sunday, May 5th
St. Patrick Church (280 N. Grant Ave., Columbus, OH 43215)
Join us for Mass at St. Patrick followed by doughnuts with the parish in Patrick Hall.

Trivia Night at Bareburger
7pm Tuesday, May 14th
Bareburger Clintonville (4560 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43214)
Meet us at Bareburger to compete in a friendly game and use your trivial knowledge to help us win!

Escape Room
6:15pm Saturday, May 18th
Trapped Columbus (4310 N High St, Columbus, OH 43214)
Cost: $14.50
Be one of the first 10 to sign up here!
Team up with us to escape from Trapped Columbus’ newest room! We’ll have one hour to get out of a secret, underground government lab.
To join us, sign up below and pay $14.50 to Sarah Spaulding or Michael Tripepi.
Payment methods: cash in person to Sarah or Michael prior to escape night, PayPal to sarahsfrassatiwallet@gmail.com (choose “send money to a friend”), Venmo to @sarahsfrassatiwallet
Space for this escape room is limited to 10, so don’t wait to sign up! If we make it out alive, we’ll go out together for something to eat afterward.

Christ in the City
7pm Thursday, May 23rd
St. Patrick Church (280 N. Grant Ave., Columbus, OH 43215) and Pat and Gracie’s
Come for Eucharistic adoration, confessions, beautiful Taize chant and Dominican Compline (night prayer), followed by fellowship and drinks at Pat and Gracie’s.

Hike
1pm Saturday, May 25th
Darby Creek Trail (Hilliard, OH 43026)

Come walk the Darby Creek Greenway Trail in Prairie Oaks Metro Park on Saturday, May 25th. We will meet at the parking lot at the very end of the Darby Creek Trail at 1pm and hike till around 3:30-4pm. Make sure to bring a water bottle and comfortable shoes to hike in.

Greater Columbus Right to Life Banquet
6pm Monday, June 10th
Villa Milano (1630 Schrock Rd, Columbus, OH 43229)
Cost: Free!
Sign up here
This is an event we look forward to every year! The Greater Columbus Right to life is hosting a free dinner at Villa Milano at 6pm on Monday, June 10th.This year, the pro-life doctor, Dr. William Lile will deliver the keynote. In 1999, Dr. William Lile and a partner bought out the practice of the largest provider of abortion services in Pensacola, Florida. Along with putting an immediate stop to abortion procedures and referrals at the clinic, Lile and his partner included a clause in the contract: the man who at one time had led the area in abortions had to agree to leave the region if he wanted to keep trafficking in abortion.Don’t wait to sign up!
Our reserved tables seat 30, and this event fills up every year!

Weekend Backpacking Trip
6:30am Saturday, July 27th to 5pm Sunday, July 28th
Twin Valley Metro Park
Cost: Food and Gear
Thanks for all who showed interest in the backpacking trip to Twin Valley Metro Park! The date has been set for July 27th-28th. We will have two information sessions for the trip (you only need to attend one) to showcase gear, provide a packing list, talk about the route through the park, and share food options.
The first session will be immediately following this month’s Christ in the City (5/23)–we will meet around 8:00pm in Aquinas Hall at St Patrick’s (near the main entrance). We will hold a second session in the following weeks (day and time to be determined). Please reach out to Reed Thompson if you know you are unable to attend the first info session and we will coordinate the second.

 

April Events

Hike
2pm March 31st
Scioto Grove Metro Park Arrowhead Picnic Area (5172 Jackson Pike Grove City, OH 43123)

Been stuck inside all winter? Want to get a little fresh air and stretch the legs? Come walk the trails of the Scioto Grove Metro Park on Sunday, March 31st. Frassati will meet at the Arrowhead Picnic Area and hike till around 4:30 or 5. Bring a water bottle and good hiking shoes and get ready to remedy the spring fever!  

Trivia Night at Bareburger
7pm Tuesday, April 2nd
Bareburger Clintonville (4560 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43214)

Meet us at Bareburger to compete in a friendly game and use your trivial knowledge to help us win!

April 4th Parish Faith and Fiction Lecuture Series, 7pm in Aquinas Hall Pride and Prejudice and Prudence: How Jane Austen Teaches Virtue by Fr. Henry Stephan

Service Event: Nursing Home Visit
2pm Saturday, April 6th
Worthington Christian Village (165 Highbluffs Blvd., Columbus, OH 43235)

Join us at Worthington Christian Village (a local retirement community) to spend time with elderly residents!
Directions: 165 Highbluffs Blvd is off of US-23. When you turn into the facility just head back to the 7-story building. There is a volunteer sign in desk to your left as you enter where we can put on name badges. Please take the elevator to the sixth floor and when you get off the elevator turn to your right. The Activities Assistant will meet us there and let us know what all we will be doing.

Movie: Unplanned
Sunday, April 7th
Location TBD

We’re going to the movies to see an inspiring true story about a former abortion clinic worker who transformed to become a powerful pro life advocate.

April 11th Parish Faith and Fiction Lecuture Series, 7pm in Aquinas Hall Paul Claudel, Convert and Poet by Fr. Patrick Briscoe

10:30 Cathedral Mass and Brunch
Sunday, April 14th
St. Joseph Cathedral and SuperChef (199 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215)
Join us for 10:30 Mass at the cathedral before we head across the street for brunch at SuperChef!

Christ in the City
7pm Thursday, April 25th
St. Patrick Church
Come for Eucharistic adoration, confessions, beautiful Taize chant and Dominican Compline (night prayer), followed by fellowship and drinks at Pat and Gracie’s.

Board Game Night
6:30pm Friday, April 26th
Tabletop Game Cafe (4316 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43214)
Cost: $6
Do you enjoy playing board and card games? So do we! On April 26th at 6:30pm, join Frassati at Table Top, a game cafe! Just spend $6 on food or drinks and we can enjoy their extensive game library together! You are welcome to come for one game, but you’ll most likely stay for more!

Divine Mercy Sunday at Sacred Heart
1:30pm Sunday, April 28th
Sacred Heart Church (893 Hamlet St, Columbus, OH 43201)

Join us for devotions starting at 1:30 or come sit with us for Mass at 3:30.
DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY AT SACRED HEART
1:30 p.m. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
1:30 p.m. Confessions
2:00 p.m. Rosary
2:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross & Benediction
3:00 p.m. Chaplet of Divine Mercy
3:30 p.m. Mass

Escape Room
6:15pm Saturday, May 18th
Trapped Columbus (4310 N High St, Columbus, OH 43214)
Cost: $14.50
Be one of the first 10 to sign up here (six spaces remaining)!

Team up with us to escape from Trapped Columbus’ newest room!  We’ll have one hour to get out of a secret, underground government lab.
To join us, sign up below and pay $14.50 to Sarah Spaulding or Michael Tripepi.
Payment methods: cash in person to Sarah or Michael prior to escape night, PayPal to sarahsfrassatiwallet@gmail.com (choose “send money to a friend”), Venmo to @sarahsfrassatiwallet
Space for this escape room is limited to 10, so don’t wait to sign up!  If we make it out alive, we’ll go out together for something to eat afterward.

Greater Columbus Right to Life Banquet
6pm Monday, June 10th

Villa Milano (1630 Schrock Rd, Columbus, OH 43229)
Cost: Free!
Sign up here
This is an event we look forward to every year! The Greater Columbus Right to life is hosting a free dinner at Villa Milano at 6pm on Monday, June 10th.This year, the pro-life doctor, Dr. William Lile will deliver the keynote. In 1999, Dr. William Lile and a partner bought out the practice of the largest provider of abortion services in Pensacola, Florida. Along with putting an immediate stop to abortion procedures and referrals at the clinic, Lile and his partner included a clause in the contract: the man who at one time had led the area in abortions had to agree to leave the region if he wanted to keep trafficking in abortion.Don’t wait to sign up!
Our reserved tables seat 20, and this event fills up every year!