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Members of the Social Life Ministries are called to serve St. Richard parish through various social organizations and events. These ministries focus on providing opportunities where Christian values and faith and love for God and each other, can be shared through friendship and fellowship.

Athletic Association
Coordinates team sports for children of the parish who are interested in participating. Currently four organized sports for children are sponsored: Baseball, Basketball, Soccer and Volleyball. For information call Chairperson Bill Davidson 314-432-0856, or contact Bill via email. View your team's record or schedule on the CYC web site.
Coffee and Doughnuts
Held the first Sunday of the month, coffee and doughnuts are served in O'Brien Hall after the 7:30, 9:00, and 11:00 AM Masses (October - May). Families new to the parish are especially invited to meet the members of their parish.
Ladies Bowling League
Open to all women of the parish and their friends who are interested in the sport of bowling and the good exercise involved. Season extends from September - April. For information, call Doris Smith at 314-872-7823.
Ladies Club of St. Richard
We invite you to share in the rewarding experience of the Ladies Club of St. Richard. Our ages range from thirty-something to seventy-something. We are married, single, have kids, no kids, grandkids and great-grandkids! Please contact Peggy Thomeczek 314-997-6445.
Leisure Club
Open to all mature adults, members participate in and enjoy many activities and pleasant times together. Meetings are 11:00 AM on the third Tuesday of each month in the Chichester room. Contact: Marilyn Scherrer 314-567-1267.
Men's Club of St. Richard
The purpose of the St. Richards Men's Club shall be to provide a forum for meeting and interacting with other men in the St. Richard congregational community in order to foster friendship, support, and brotherhood with a focus of lifelong learning and service to the church, school, and parish of St. Richard. Membership is open to any male member of St. Richard parish. Please contact Bill Davidson at 314-432-0856.
Pancake Breakfast
A pancake/sausage breakfast is held twice a year—usually the second Sunday in December and the second Sunday in February. The breakfast is held after the 7:30 and 9:00 a.m. Masses and offers parishioners an opportunity to socialize and meet each other.
Parade and Picnic
A day of fun and fellowship for all ages. The picnic is held on a Saturday in September every year. For further details or to participate, please contact Dennis Arroyo at 314-477-2959.
Seafood Dinners
Held on Friday evenings during Lent. Different Parish Organizations act as volunteer cooks and servers. Contact: Gordon Hartweger, Jr. 314-983-9739.
The Way STL -Young Adult Ministry
If you are a young adult, age 21-40, looking to get involved in various social, service, and faith enrichment events or join a small sharing group, please contact us at: Email:, or Website: