Celebrating a Century of Nativity! Learn more about our centennial celebrations!

Celebrating a Century of Nativity

2017 marks the 100th Anniversary of Nativity Parish. Over the course of the next year, we will be Celebrating a Century of Nativity and developing our plans for our next century!  During 2017, look for the release of the new Nativity History book, tours of the “Nativity History Exhibit,” monthly “100 Acts of Kindness” provided by our Nativity students and parish organizations, and much more. And be sure to save the dates below to join the Nativity community in the special celebrations and events we have planned.

A Year of Celebrations

Save the Dates in 2017 for these Special Events planned to celebrate Nativity’s Centennial!

Centennial Mass & Brunch – Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 10:00 am
100th Anniversary Mass celebrated by Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr followed by brunch in the cafeteria. At this kick-off event, all Nativity families are invited to a complimentary sit-down brunch in the cafeteria, with children welcome to stay for brunch or to go to St. Sebastian Hall for continental breakfast and supervised play. Co-chairpeople: Kathy Michel (pmichel@cinci.rr.com) and Bitsy Smyjunas (msmyjunas@cinci.rr.com)

Centennial Celebration – Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Catered food stations in St. Sebastian Hall, followed by Men’s Club HomeBrew Contest and Meeting Mars music in the courtyard. $40/person tickets for this adult-only night of celebration includes the buffet, open bar and HomeBrew samples. Co-chairpeople:  Doug and Patti Newberry (newberpg@miamioh.edu) and John and Robyn Van Rens (robynvanrens@yahoo.com)

Centennial Circus – Sunday, November 5, 2017 Noon until 2:00 pm
All-family fun in St. Sebastian Hall and the courtyard. Free face painting, photo booth, games, circus entertainers, cotton candy, popcorn, hot dogs and more. Chairperson: Molly Ganz (ganz@fuse.net)


Join the fun in planning these special events. Contact the respective chair people to see how you can help!

For more information regarding Nativity’s Centennial, contact Julie Abraham, Development Coordinator at julie.abraham@nativity-cincinnati.org or 513-531-3164.