If you would like to participate in or volunteer for one of our Fellowship Ministries, we encourage you to contact the chairperson of that ministry so that they can follow up with you and share information about that ministry.

Please click on the following ministries, which will take you to their description below.

Craft Show
Great Race
Knights of Columbus
Men’s Golf League
Women’s Golf League
Senior Citizen’s Organization

Annual Craft Show

2020 Craft Show has been cancelled. 

Two locations - School Gym and Ministry Center.

Admission - $2.00, children under 12 free.

Start your Christmas and holiday shopping while avoiding the crowds and chaos at local stores and malls! St. Gregory the Great will be hosting its annual Craft Show on the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 23 and 24. St. Gregory’s Ministry Center and School will be bustling with activity during the show, which features more than 140 crafters and artisans from around WNY and across the State. Traditional crafters will be returning as well as new crafters and artisans. The show offers an opportunity to maximize the value of your gift-giving dollars by offering diverse handcrafted items at a wide range of prices.

Chairperson Lori Cinquino has worked to keep the show focused on quality and variety while emphasizing handcrafted items. A wonderful kitchen menu will also be available for breakfast and lunch during the show. The entrance fee for the show is $2.00 per person and children 12 and under are free. The show runs from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Friday and 10:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday.

St. Gregory the Great is handicapped accessible and is located at 250 St. Gregory Ct., Williamsville, next to Millard Suburban Hospital.

Ministry Contact:

Lori Cinquino,
 688-5678, Ext. 424, craftshow@stgregs.org

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Great Race

Click here to visit our Great Race page!

The Great Race is our annual 5K-race and parish family fun night. This fundraising event brings hundreds of parishioners together every June. The 5K-race/walk and social event is open to the parishioners of St. Greg’s, the running community, and the community at large. An open-air party with great music, food and fun on the parish grounds follows the race. Race attendance has grown to over 1,200 participants; several hundred more attend the party each year. You can also find us on Facebook!

Ministry Contact: Parish Office, 688-5678

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Knights of Columbus, St. Gregory’s Council #14687

Imagine being part of an organization that fills your heart and your mind with the joy of giving to others and the feeling that comes with making a difference. Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place, while supporting their Church. Being a Knight is more than camaraderie: it is being involved with your community; it is supporting your local Catholic Church while enhancing your own Faith; it is about protecting and enhancing your family life. Come see just what we are all about, and take the first steps to enhance your personal faith life. Meetings are the first Monday of each month at 7:00 pm.

Membership: Men interested in becoming a member of the Knights of Columbus are invited to attend any meeting.

Check out our Knights of Columbus Ministry website: stgregoryknights.org

Ministry Contact: Lee Butler, 688-0859, leegk14687@gmail.com

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Men’s Golf League

The Men’s League meets once a week during the summer months to play golf at Oakwood Golf Course, followed by fellowship time and prizes for closest to the pin, longest drive, etc. Golfers can play with fellow parishioners in a recreational but competitive format. The league’s main goals are sportsmanship, friendship, and the spirit of fair play. In 2003 the League started the tradition of donating $500 to St. Gregory’s School as a scholarship for a needy family. The gift is now made annually in memory of all deceased league members.

Ministry Contacts:

Mike Bender, 689-0510, bender_mj@verizon.net

Ron Szalkowski, 636-1730, ronsza@verizon.net

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Women’s Golf League

The Women’s Golf League enjoys weekly golf outings at Oakwood Golf Course every Tuesday during the summer months. Dues pay for golf and picnic lunches.

Ministry Contact: Joan Fechter, 689-3359

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Senior Citizen's Organization

The St. Gregory Senior Citizens ministry provides its members with activities that help them enjoy a fuller life in our Church community. Its many activities and projects provide opportunities for spiritual growth, travel, and entertainment. The organization has grown to be one of the largest and most active ministries within our parish. Monthly meetings feature a short business meeting followed by a speaker on a topic of interest, or a form of entertainment. Refreshments and social time end the day’s activities. The ministry also hosts special parties, a Christmas luncheon, a summer picnic, and a bowling league. At the heart of our social activities, our Travel Club offers day trips, and occasionally longer excursions, to a variety of events and locations. Perhaps the best benefit of being a member of this ministry is the opportunity to meet new people, participate in diversified conversations, and broaden your social community.

For Ministry Description, History and Constitution, click here.

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