All Manchester area senior citizens are invited to attend the high school’s annual Senior Citizen Breakfast and Fall Play Preview on Friday, October 21st at 8:00 a.m. at Manchester High School. Senior citizens will be treated to breakfast in the cafeteria and then will preview the fall play, Summer of Kaos in the gymnasium. Please RSVP to 330-882-3291 so that plans can be made for the breakfast. Enjoy a tasty breakfast and enjoy their talented

During the 6:30 p.m. Mass on All Souls Day, Wednesday, November 2nd, we will have our annual Candle Lighting Ceremony. We will read the names of all parishioners who have died since last All Souls Day and a candle will be lit for each person named.

If you plan to attend Mass and present the candle to be lit for your deceased loved one, please contact the parish office at 330-644-2225 or Ann Clark at 330-882-6919 or aclark2@stfparish. com by Sunday, October 30th. You will be able to pick up the candle in the narthex before Mass between 5:45 and 6:15.

The Mass will be live-streamed and available to view on the parish YouTube site at



Exodus is coming to St. Francis de Sales!

Join other men of the parish for this FREE event on
October 26, at 6:00 pm.

The event will include cookout, beer, drinks,
and an inspiring talk given by Nathaniel Binversie;
author, international speaker, podcaster,

and content coordinator of Exodus90.

6:00 PM - Cookout
7:00-8:00 PM - Nathaniel's talk 
9:00 PM - Event Ends

St. Francis de Sales Parish
4019 Manchester Road, Akron OH 44319

RSVP now. Scan QR Code below:

Or contact Vince Lofreso :call/text: 330-703-7764 Email:


On Saturday, October 8th, St. Francis de Sales is hosting the first of several monthly

Food for the Journey: Saturday Eucharistic Revival & Discipleship Gatherings

Immediately following the 5pm Mass each of you is invited for dinner,

fellowship and a short talk by our deacon in formation, Andy Davis.

You need not have attended the 5pm Mass to attend.

Please join us in the Memorare Center by 6pm

faith, fun, food and fellowship

What a wonderful opportunity for everyone-adults and children alike!

Anyone interested in volunteering for food or setup/cleanup please

contact Andy Davis at or (330) 715-1368.

4019 Manchester Road
Akron, OH 44319
Ph: 330.644.2225
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