This commission is concerned with those matters that build an internal family spirit and improve Christian family life.
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts
A group committed to helping boys grow into good citizens who are strong in character and personally fit. Boys earn merit badges based on the knowledge and skills they have acquired through fun activities.
Contact: Cub Scouts - George Role or general email: pack721@firstname.lastname@example.org
Cub Scouts meets in the Our Lady of Mercy Cafeteria, 1730 Link Road on Mondays at 7:00 pm
Boy Scouts - Dave Adams
Family Life Commission Annual Events
We host several parish-wide events throughout the year including the Parish Picnic and Saint Leo Feast Day Dinner. Planning and hosting these events are wonderful opportunities for fellowship and fun!
Contact: Dan Levstek 336.692.1851
Knights of Columbus
An international fraternal organization founded in 1882 to help Catholic men remain steadfast in their faith through mutual encouragement. The Knights’ programs and services include fundraising, social activities, sports events and parish projects. If you are interested in joining the Knights of Columbus, Santa Maria Council #2829, or would like more information, please visit their website at: http://www.kofc2829.org/.
Upcoming Events: St. Leo's Valentine's Dance - Saturday, February 10th, 6:00 - 11:00 pm; $30 per person with all proceeds benefiting the LAMB Foundation. Music by DJ Chad Sain and a catered meal and drinks included. First 150 reservations accepted. Contact Matt Pisano to RSVP and purchase tickets: 336-608-4590.
Contact: David McWilliams
Saint Theresa Guild
A women’s organization focused on furthering the spiritual, social and financial welfare of Saint Leo parish along with various needs in the Winston-Salem community. This group is involved in community service, fundraising activities, and social and educational events. To follow the activities of the Guild, please visit our Facebook page: St. Theresa Guild Facebook Page
Weather Policy: If St. Leo School is cancelled due to weather we will not meet.
Upcoming Meeting: January 22nd at 1:00 pm - Meeting at Catholic Charities, 1612 14th Street in Winston-Salem. This meeting is our annual Baby Shower meeting and we will provide baby shower items to those in need at Catholic Charities. Bring your shower gifts with you to the meeting. Current needs: baby wipes, diapers (size 4-5 pull-ups), 3-6 month clothing and gift cards to Walmart or Target (no cash please). There will be a tour of their new facility and refreshments. Our hostesses for the day will be Addie Ann Edwards and Maureen Fraser. We hope to see you there!
Contact: St. Theresa Guild or Co-Chairs, Marguerite Clark at 336-926-2638 or Mary Carter at 336-760-0062.
Worldwide Marriage Encounter
For over four decades, Worldwide Marriage Encounter has been a leading movement in offering married couples the gift of a Weekend experience to enrich their relationship. This is an opportunity for you to explore your relationship together and find ways to make it more fulfilling and stronger for a lifetime.
Local WWME - February 2 - 4, 2018 in Clemmons, NC - Visit the North Carolina site below to sign up now!
Want to give the gift that keeps on giving? Now that the holidays are over, take some time out to refresh that special bond between you and your spouse. Give each other the best gift there is ... the gift of yourselves. The Weekend is simple and positive: a private and lasting experience between husband and wife to help communicate, listen and enjoy each other more. Now is your chance to take advantage of this worthwhile weekend for yoru marriage and not have to travel very far!
National website: www.wwme.org
North Carolina website: http://ncmarriagediscovery.org/
WWME Share Group: St. Leo’s is proud to host a WWME Share Group for all couples who have completed a World Wide Marriage Encounter Weekend. The share group meets the first Saturday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Msgr. Showfety room at St. Leo’s Church. All Encountered couples are welcome to join us for a casual evening to give your relationship some time and energy. It does not matter if you were encountered a month ago or 20+ years ago, all are welcome! You do not have to be a St. Leo’s Parish member. Please click here for more information on our local share group.
Contact: Sara and Mark Romanik