Jun 22

Come out, get your car sparkling clean and support a great cause! Our teens will be washing cars in the Parish Center parking lot (corner East Ave and Van Buren St) from 9-3 pm this Saturday. Thank you for supporting our teens as they prepare and raise funds for the Appalachia Service Project (ASP)! Weather permitting

Jun 18

Women’s Spirituality Series Continues

Please join us for week 3 - Opening the Door - on Monday, July 9.

Shelby Boblick of St. Catherine of Siena-St. Lucy Parish will continue her facilitation with discussion of Open the Door: A Journey to the True Self by Joyce Rupp (2008).

May 30

Join us at 7:30 pm in the Church this Friday for a special evening of prayer and amazing music.

May 21

There’s a lot of stress these days among politically divided family members and friends.

Apr 27

Last night the Ascension Women's Cooperative honored long-time parishioner Colleen Bracco for year years of tireless and joyful service to our parish and school. Colleen was delighted to be surrounded by family and friends. The dinner, raffle and silent auction were held at the Oak Park Country Club.

Apr 23

Parents and caregivers of children 5 and under, join us for our monthly Mini Chargers Plagroup!  This month we will be entertaining our little ones with a special story time and craft to take home. Coffee and donuts will be served. Ascension School Pine Room, 601 Van Buren Street.

Apr 23

The Ascension Men’s Club will be sponsoring the 3rd Annual Brewery Tour event.  This year’s event will visit three breweries in the West Loop neighborhood of Chicago – On Tour Brewing, Finch Brewing and the Great Central Brewing Company.  The event is limited to 32 participants and will include a charter bus and refreshments on the charter bus.  Beer at the breweries will be on a cash basis.

DATE: Saturday April 28th

TIME: Bus departs at 5:00 pm with a 9:00 pm return

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Apr 16

April 14 was our 2nd annual Spaghetti Dinner! We had great food, great fun and great fellowship! 

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Mar 6

Please join United Power and the other Illinois Metro IAF organizations for A Real Exercise in True Democracy on Sunday, March 11 from 4:00 to 5:15 PM at Maine East High School, 2601 W. Dempster, Park Ridge.

This will be a meeting with the Illinois Attorney General candidates on 4 areas of deep concern to our families and institutions including mental illness and addiction, affordable housing, immigration and gun safety.

Mar 6

The Ascension Men's league is hosting a team bowling even on March 24th. The sign up link is below. We hope to see you on the lanes!

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