Special Events Committee

The SJE Special Events Committee is a group of parishioner volunteers who plan, coordinate, and run our all-parish special events. Please contact the appropriate volunteer chairperson.

Spring Fling   |   Parish Festival   |   Oktoberfest   |   Saints & Sweets All Saints Day Celebration

Spring Fling

FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2015
Halls of St. George, Schererville, IN

You are cordially invited to an exciting evening gala including...

  • Plated meal with choice of entrée
  • Open bar with premium plus liquors
  • Live entertainment and dancing with Green Thirteen
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Complimentary photography by JMOTIVE Photography
  • Silent auction with online bidding
  • Exciting live auction and fun audience games
  • Raffle for a trip to beautiful Maui

> Download Invitation
> Download RSVP Card

Promotion & Sponsorship

Do you have a business or know a business owner who may want to become a Spring Fling Sponsor or Trade Partner? Our sponsors and partners receive great exposure in pre-, post- and event publicity! Read more about the various Sponsorship and Partnership levels and benefits or contact Dawn Czarnik at 219-365-2756 or dawnith@sbcglobal.net.

We sincerely thank our Eage Sponsors. Their generious donations support live entertainment, valet parking, our premium plus bar package, live auction, online bidding in our silent auction, and Maui vacation raffle.

Spring Fling Sponsors

* Do you have businesses that you frequent that may want to donate a service or item to our auction?
* Do you have Christmas gifts or gift cards that you received that you know you'll never use?
* Do you own or work for a company that might be willing to donate an item or service?
Many donations are needed for our live and silent auctions and raffle baskets. If you can help, please contact Jenny Puntillo at 219-365-0206 or jenny.puntillo@gmail.com

How to Get Involved

Volunteer Coordinators:
Julie Kish & Michelle Rivero
Contact Volunteer Coordinators:
322-6830 (Julie) or 801-0009 (Michelle)
Email: jkish2@sbcglobal.net or michellearivero@gmail.com

2015 SJE Parish FestivalParish Festival
Food * Family * Fun

JULY 23-26, 2015
Thursday 5:00 to 11:00 PM
Friday 5:00 to Midnight
Saturday 5:00 to Midnight
Sunday 2:00 to 9:00 PM

Located on the corner of 93rd Avenue & Rt. 41

Our Festival is an annual parish tradition featuring delicious food, live entertainment, children's games, carnival rides, 5K & Family Fun Run, Bingo, and so much more! There are dozens of ways to participate in this family-friendly event. > Read More


Day Chapel Parking Lot

St. John the Evangelist Parish Oktoberfest is great fun for everybody!

How to Get Involved

Volunteer Coordinator: Greg Schilling
Contact Volunteer Coordinator: (219) 712-6412
Email: gregoryschilling@hotmail.com


"Saints & Sweets" All Saints Day Celebration

6:00 to 8:00 PM
Church Parking Lot (rain or shine)

Featuring: "Trunk" or Treat, Trunk Decorating Contest, Costume Contest, Snacks and Refreshments. Your vehicle registration includes snacks for your family. Registration opens in early October.

How to Get Involved

If you are interested in helping with the Friday, October 30, 2015 celebration, let us know by contacting the Volunteer Coordinator!

Volunteer Coordinator: Jillian Crocilla
Contact Volunteer Coordinator: (219) 365-5678
Email: sjesweets@gmail.com

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