Parish Family Picnic and Fishing Expo

Saturday, June 2 at Holmes Lake, Lincoln

St Joseph’s Parish supported by the Knights of Columbus along with other parish groups will be hosting a day of fun, fishing and family activity at Holmes Lake and Park. Kids can experience the thrill of learning to fish from experts and the whole family will find fun activities at the park!

DATE – Saturday June 2 - We have reserved a shelter in the park from 4 – 10 PM

No ticket or payment required but we do ask you to RSVP before May 28, so we can order enough food and drink.

RSVP - You can leave your RSVP at the Picnic table near the SCRIP counter, deposit in the collection basket at a weekend Mass, or enter your RSVP online at

Family games – lawn and group activities will be ongoing until dusk. Bring a game to share or use. There will be games/materials provided.

Fishing Expo starting at 2 PM until 6 PM– With the help of Nebraska Game and Parks we will provide introductory fishing lessons, rods, reels and bait. You just need to bring your love of fellowship and learning!

Picnic Dinner will be served starting at 6 PM. The Knights of Columbus along with other church groups will prepare and serve grilled items, side dishes and beverages.

If you want to volunteer to help during any part of the event please go to  -

If you wish to donate food or drinks you can use the same signup or

call Mick Sibbel @ 402-450-7530 or email

We would welcome deserts, salads, side dishes, soft drinks and drink mix.

Download Parish Fishing and Picnic June 2 Bulletin