Tag Archive: #celebrate70!

Celebrate 70! OLW Soiree

Posted on October 9, 2023
Save the Date! Celebrate 70! OLW Soiree A party to conclude the parish’s year-long anniversary celebration with a focus on celebrating Catholic education. This event will be open to all adult OLW parishioners. Saturday, February 24, 2024 | Metropolis Ballroom of [read more...]

Celebrate 70 Fun Fact: Catholic Action

Posted on October 3, 2023
The “Solemn Dedication” publication of Our Lady of the Wayside, published in 1958 – just as our new Church was dedicated – praises volunteers and parishioners who worked tirelessly and gave selflessly to raise funds to build our school, rectory, [read more...]

Mission Accomplished… We Got Our OOMPAH On!

Posted on September 26, 2023
What a night! By all accounts, the OLW Celebrate 70! Oktoberfest was a huge success. The weather was absolutely perfect. The food was delicious, the beer was cold and refreshing, the two bands (Die Kellerknaben Polka Band followed by The [read more...]

And We Have a Winner!

Posted on September 25, 2023
Congratulations to long-time OLW parishioners, Rosalie (and Robert) Crabbe. They were the big winners of the OLW Celebrate 70! 50/50 Split the Pot Raffle. Thanks to the generosity of parishioners and guests, we raised a total of $15,000. Half goes [read more...]

The Holy Spirit Checks in to Celebrate 70!

Posted on September 22, 2023
This spectacular double rainbow photo was taken earlier this week by Mike Walsh, whose daughter is a student of our religious education program (REP) at Wayside. Perhaps this is the Holy Spirit’s way of checking in to #Celebrate70 with us? [read more...]

FINAL WEEK: Get Your 50/50 Raffle Tickets Now

Posted on September 18, 2023
Have you purchased your 50/50 Split the Pot Raffle Tickets? The winning ticket will be drawn at OLW’s Celebrate 70! Oktoberfest on September 23. Half the pot goes to the big winner. The other half goes to our parish to fund [read more...]


Posted on September 18, 2023
At Last… It’s OOMPAH TIME Waysiders!!! Our Lady of the Wayside’s Celebrate 70! Oktoberfest will take place in the school parking lot this Saturday, September 23, from 6–11 pm. Our Lady of the Wayside 434 Park Street Arlington Heights, IL 60005 There [read more...]

OLW Celebrate 70 Oktoberfest: September 23rd

Posted on September 12, 2023
Come Get Your OOMPAH On! Celebrate Oktoberfest at Our Lady of the Wayside (434 Park Street, Arlington Heights, IL 60005) on Saturday, September 23, from 6:00 – 11:00 pm. There will be not one, but TWO live bands: Die Kellerknaben [read more...]

The SVdP Fun Run/Walk is This Saturday!

Posted on September 11, 2023
The Saint Vincent DePaul tri-parish 5K and 1-mile Fun Run/Walk to support Friends of the Poor will take place this Saturday, September 16. The fun begins at Our Lady of the Wayside, kicking off with a free Kids’ Dash at [read more...]