Coming Events at St. Philomena

Cornerstone Catholic Conference

Come, join the Bishops of Washington State at the Tacoma Convention Center! Be inspired and educated in the Gospel call to care for our brothers and sisters who are unborn, poor, marginalized, or at the end of life. Click here for more info.


Nuts & Bolts of Catechesis

Presented by Sister Liz Tiernan Saturday, October 25th, 10:00 am -2:00 pm (lunch included)

To be held at St. Philomena Church, Des Moines

Begin the day with 9:00 am Mass. Learn skills, techniques and resources adaptable for every age student to enhance their experience of the Good News.

For questions, e-mail: Or Call Roberta Tassani at 1 800 950-4970. To register online and for other schedule, go to


Holiday Bazaar

November 22, 2014 is St. Philomena’s annual Holiday Bazaar. It will be held in the parish hall from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. We are looking for vendors to sell their arts and crafts. If you would like to be a vendor please contact Gina Fletcher at; there is space for only 40 vendors.

For more events, please check the latest bulletin.