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Sunday, September 25, 2011

Oktoberfest 2011

Thanks to everyone who made this year's Oktoberfest happen!  Without your tireless efforts this great day would not have happened!  So THANK YOU!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Church tour

Just a little before the day ended a lucky group of visitors got a church tour from Patrick!

Check it out!

Thanks Patrick for all you do!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Raffled Gift Baskets

Security was tight as the raffle drew near!

Father Roman was on hand to announce the winners of the great gift baskets donated by Father's family!

These baskets were unreal!
And go figure; a number of the basket winners were named, you guessed it, JOSEPH!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Video: David Zakria Band

These guys were unreal! This short video does not do them justice!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Video: Warm-ups for Choral Concert!

Check out this video of St. Joseph's Cappella warming up before the Choral Concert!

 "Ite ad Joseph!"

Video: German Dancing

Check out this video of the German dancing by the Carpathian Dance Ensemble!

 "Ite ad Joseph!"

Best Dressed award Day #2

Drum roll PLEASE!  The blog's day #2 best dressed award goes to.....


Thanks Karen for exemplifying what Oktoberfest is all about!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

German dancers

Every year these German Dancers seem to get better and better; check out his years action!

Thanks for another great performance!

"Ite ad Joseph!"


What would Oktoberfest be without beer!
The beer tent was a hoping place all day!

Served with a smile by our wonderful Oktoberfest volunteers!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Oktoberfest Day #2

Oktoberfest day #2 pics!
The grounds were packet when the Blog arrived on campus!
This year saw the return of the "white elephant" sale!  The tent was jammed with bargains!
There were balloon creations for the kids!
...and of course; the BOUNCE HOUSE!!
The grill was kickin' out the sausage...
...and there was no shortage of hungry visitors...
Day 2 is off to a great start!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Saturday, September 24, 2011

End of day #1

Day one ends!  See everyone tomorrow!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Today's entertainment

Today was packed with musical entertainment! 

It started with Herb playing German folk music!
...then transitioned into Brazil and Beyond!
The evening finished with a energetic performance by the LIRA's
What an unreal  evening of music and entertainment!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Oktoberfest day #1 best dressed awards!!!!!

Here are the two winners of the blogs best "dressed award!"


...and Rudy!
Thanks to both of you for best representing the "spirit" of Oktoberfest!!!!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Volunteers at their stations!

Check out these pics of all our wonderful volunteers helping make our 6th annual Oktoberfest the best yet!

At the organ!
At the grill!
At the food line!
At checkout!
At the raffle table!
Without the help of the whole parish this event would not be possible! Thanks to all!

"Ite ad Joseph!"

Oktoberfest begins!

Today is Day #1 of Oktoberfest at St. Joseph!  
For  our beloved patron Saint! our Lord can continue to Sheppard souls at our beloved church.
"Ite ad Joseph!" 

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Oktoberfest Flyer for 2011

Here is our Oktoberfest Flyer for 2011! Spread the word! Oktober Fest 2011 "Ite ad Joseph!"

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Oktoberfest planning meeting

We had a great plannning meeting for this years Oktoberfest!  Thanks to everyone who participated!

"Ite ad Joseph!"