St. Patrick's Oratory 


Photo Directory 

St. Patrick's Oratory will be creating a Photo Directory this summer. This is a great way to see other Oratory members and the many different events held throughout the year at St. Patrick's. The Directory will also include pictures of the restoration projects that have taken place at the Oraotry. Family and individual photos will be taken between July 7-10 and July 12-14. Please use the following sign up link:

If you have any questions, please contact Sue Vanevenhoven at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (920) 764-0550.






Annual Oratory Picnic

Where: Green Isle Park
When: Sunday, September 8, 2024
Time: Noon - 4:00 p.m.


Catechism Classes Resume - Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Please Note: (1) One Registration form required per child - Please click HERE to register your child(ren).

Where: St. Patrick's ~ O' Brien Hall
When: Tuesdays
Start Time: Lower grade levels @ 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. ~ High School @ 5:00 - 5:50 p.m.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: September 12, 2023 - If you would like your child to attend Catechism classes, please fill out the ONLINE REGISTRATION form found on the link above.

Required: Bring notepad, pen or pencil, and required textbook to each class.
Students must be on time.

Important Note: For safety reasons, children must be escorted by a parent/adult into and out of the building.

Holy Hour at 5:00 p.m., Mass @ 6:00 p.m.


Celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Celebrate this special feast day in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe with Mexican cuisine, fun, and entertainment. Please sign up to share a side dish by clicking this link: 

Here is the schedule for the evening celebration:  

  • December 12
  • 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • St. Patrick's Oratory
  • 5:30 p.m. - pray Our Lady's Rosary together
  • 6:00 p.m. - Holy Mass
  • Blessing of Roses & expectant mothers 
  • 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. - Mexican Fiesta 

More details found in the above signup link.


Pilgrimage to the National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help - Saturday, October 5, 2024

  4047 Chapel Drive, New Franken, WI. 54229

           Schedule of events
                     ~ 11:00 a.m. Confession
                     ~ 11:30 p.m. Holy Mass will be celebrated at the Shrine
                     ~ Lunch after Mass
    (Please bring your own food or Sandwiches are available for purchase in the Shrine Café. Picnic Tables are available)
                     ~ 1:30 p.m. Rosary
                     ~ Veneration of the Relic of the Veil of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Bring your friends and family to thank the Queen of Heaven for her maternal care!


Celebrate St. Nicholas

"St. Nicholas is Coming -- St. Nicholas is Coming"

Where? And When? In O'Brien Hall - Sunday, December 3, right after the 10:00 Mass

Please come, join us in a joyful meet and greet. A light lunch will be served.

St. Nicholas will be up to his usual tricks passing out candy treats and listening to all those special wishes. A special display of trains will delight and inspire. The grand finale will be a musical "Thank You" presented by the children's choir, the women's choir, and other talented members of the Oratory.

Reservations are a must for this fun and joyous event. Please respond in the SignUp Genius for food donations and reservations, use this link:   

Also, an important note: the stage is open to any talented member of our Oratory who may have an Advent or seasonal song to share. Bonni Kanzenbach will be the contact person to organize the entertainment. Please don't hesitate to contact her if you have an act for the performance. (715) 757-2707.

Remember reservations are due Wednesday, November 29, 2023.

For questions, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 



Back by popular demand! The word has gotten out that our Christmas Cookie Walk & Craft Sale is one of the best in the area! The success is because of the quality of the cookies, candies, and crafts that are made by our members.

Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 14, 2024 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

St. Patrick Church, 211 N. Maple, Green Bay

How to get cookies and/or candy this year:

  • Do the traditional Cookie Walk around O'Brien Hall and choose your own cookies, candy, and crafts from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • "Grab-n-go" - If you're short on time Saturday, there is a PRE-ORDER option where you can pick up cookies and/or candy in 1 or 2 pound boxes by the side door of church between 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. Just call Lori at 715-927-1963 to put in your pre-order.

You'll find freshly baked cookies & candy, as well as homemade unique crafts. We will again treat our guests with the ability to enjoy the Christmas ambiance you have been used to receiving while you make your selections in St. Patrick's O'Brien Hall. We want you to find and feel the peace of the Christmas season with your families this year!

If you have questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

   * All proceeds from this sale go to help support St. Patrick's Oratory restoration fund, while building community, and supporting the mission of the Institute of Christ the King and the Latin Mass.

 ORATORY MEMBERS - Signup for Cookies and Crafts: 


The Sacrament of Confirmation

His Excellency, Most Reverend David L. Ricken, Bishop of Green Bay will visit his faithful at St. Patrick Oratory and administer the Sacrament of Confirmation on January 22, 2023. Classes begin on Tuesdays in September 2022 from 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.


  • Be at least 11 years old
  • Be registered, attend, and participate in the Confirmation preparation classes 
  • Must be members of St. Patrick Oratory 
  • Prove his or her basic religious knowledge. (All Q & As from the Baltimore Catechism No. 2, or otherwise informed by the instructor)
  • Complete a "Confirmation information sheet" (for the parish records) for each person to be Confirmed (Will be provided during class.)
  • Choose a Patron Saint's name as a Confirmation name.
  • Choose a sponsor (same gender as the candidate), who is a Confirmed, practicing Catholic in good standing.


  • Bring all required documents (as listed above), along with the candidate's Baptismal Certificate to class on Tuesday, December 13, 2022. 

Watch the bulletin for more information.


6th Annual Feast of St. Patrick - March 16, 2024 | The Swan Club | 875 Heritage Rd., De Pere

Check-in opens promptly at 5:00 p.m. 


Live and Silent Auctions | Raffle Prizes | Wine Pull | Dinner, Drinks, and Camaraderie

Visit for more info!

Honoring the past with a gift for the future. Renewal at St. Patrick's Church!


Urgent Appeal to the faithful of St. Patrick Oratory & All Men & Women of Good Will:

40 Days For Life: Wednesday, February 14 - Sunday, March 24, 2024

Dear faithful of St. Patrick Oratory and all Pro-Life Prayer Warriors,

St. Patrick Oratory 40 Days for Life Needs You!

Please join fellow St. Patrick Oratory members in a peaceful witness as we pray to end abortion along the public sidewalk in front of the Planned Parenthood Office on Oneida St. Our daytime shift is Saturdays from 11:00 - noon. The men's evening shift is on Fridays from 8:00 p.m. to midnight.

Thank you for supporting this most important cause! Please contact Ethan Smith with any questions or concerns.

Please join us: Click here to access the signup link.

Evening Shift - Fridays: 8:00 p.m. - 12:00 midnight 
Daytime Shift - Saturdays: 11:00 a.m. - noon    

The Green Bay 40 Days For Life is working hard to help educate all those who volunteer, arming them with information to help everyone be a better witness to the truth. Help us to continue the fight against this culture of death and immorality. Please visit the 40 Days for Life website for more information ( 

As we hear the silent scream of the most innocent, we shall respond by giving visible witness, prayer, penance, and the responsible use of our voting privileges to defend Life.

Please join us this year by walking for an hour or two during this 40 Days for Life event. Everything counts! 

Yours truly in Christ the King


Annual Triple Fundraising Event

E-cycling/Brat Sale/Candy Bars

Saturday, June 1, 2024

8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

*Electronics Recycling*

*Candy Bar Sale*        

*Brat Fry*

St. Patrick’s Church - Parking Lot

Recycle Your Electronics, Try a Brat, Enjoy a Candy Bar

Please drop off your Electronics to recycle on Saturday, June 1 and help the Friends of St. Patrick’s Oratory raise funds to support our socials, events and ongoing restoration projects. Most items are FREE to recycle, a small donation for TV’s, Monitors & dehumidifiers.

We especially need Computer Towers, Laptops and Raw Metals.

Items accepted include: Computers, laptops, modems, stereos, video equipment, telephones, cell phones, copiers, TV’s, appliances wire/cable, printers, keyboards, tools, aluminum cans, all metals!       

A $5-$30 donation for: TV’s, dehumidifiers, computer monitors. 



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