June 17, 2021
News & Events


St. James Festival 2021—July 25, 2021 


The St. James Festival Event is quickly approaching. The Festival mailing went out on Monday so you should have received them by now.  The 1st Early Bird drawing for the Major Awards will be held Monday, June 14th at 2:00. Don't miss out! Make sure your tickets are at the church office by 2:00!  Committee members will be manning a table in the church hall before and after most masses from now until the weekend of July 17-18.  Festival Event date is July 25. Drop off any basket donations to the church office or call or email to Mary at info below.  Watch the bulletin for more information about the Festival Event.  Questions? Please contact Mary or Kevin Lackman, Festival Chairs, or any committee member.  Phone:  706-0698, Email:, Web Page:, Facebook:  Saint James Festival

St James Festival Event will occur Sunday, July 25.  This will include raffle drawings for the Major Award Raffle and the Bengal’s Raffle.  We will be offering Baskets and our Jewelry Resale Booth and plan on having these on display will be on display in the Church Hall from July 10/11 through July 25 before and after Masses and on special dates to be announced closer to the event. We are planning on doing a live broadcast for the drawings like last year.  We are already planning to return to a full festival in 2022!

Anyone or group who might desire to donate to the baskets raffle is welcome.  You can pick the theme of your choice either donating individual items or by creating a total basket.  Below there is a list of suggestions if you would like to donate gift cards in the amount of your choosing.  If you have items that you have been saving to donate to the festival for baskets or would like to help assemble baskets, please contact Mary Lackman at 706-0698 or Klackman@cinci.rr.comPlease turn in donations by June 18 or ASAP.  You can turn them into the committee representative who will be in the church hall after Masses beginning June 5/6, to the church office or by contacting Mary.  Thank you in advance for your generosity!

Gift Certificate/card suggestions

Stores: Grocery Stores, Retail Stores, Gas, Hardware Stores, Garden Centers, Amazon.

Specialty Stores:  Game/Electronic, Shoe/Running, Cosmetic/Beauty Stores, Meat Markets, Sporting Goods Stores, Clothing Stores, Jewelry Stores, Craft Stores, Toy Stores, Pet Stores.

Food: Restaurants, Fast Food, Bakeries, Coffee Houses, Ice Cream Parlors, Pizzerias, Wine and Breweries (+White Oak/locally owned area locations).

Services:  Hair and Nail Salons, Florists, Dance Lessons, Photography, Auto Repair, Massages, Groomers.

Entertainment:  Red’s, Bengal’s, FCC, Florence Y’all’s, Cyclones, Dayton Dragons and other sport team tickets, museum and zoo passes, Kings Island Tickets, Perfect North, bowling, movie theaters, mini golf, golf, Laser Tag, Dave & Busters, Funny Bone, BB Riverboat .