Catholic Women's Club

Meeting Times
3rd Thursday of each month
Meeting Location
Sacred Heart Hall
Number of Members
115 - usually have 25 - 40 per meeting

A wide variety of spiritual and social activities are provided through the Catholic Women’s Club. Membership is open to all women of the parish.

Dues are $25/year. New members are very welcome at any of our gatherings. The monthly meetings offer an opportunity to renew friendships and meet new people, while making a contribution to St. Mary’s vibrant parish life. Evening meetings are usually held on the third Thursday of each month.

We are a religious and social organization for women of the parish, 18 years of age and older. Yearly, we award scholarships to Franklin graduating seniors who will be attending college and have a mother or relative in the club who is active with the group.

Upcoming Events

Catholic Women’s Club Communion Breakfast

St. Mary's Catholic Women’s Club will hold their annual Communion Breakfast on Laetere Sun, Mar 10 following the 10:30am Mass. Breakfast will be held at the “3” Restaurant, West Central Street, Franklin, MA.


Examples of activities or ministry’s work:

We try to have a variety of entertainment per month, which includes our Laetare Sunday Mass and breakfast, plus the annual banquet at which we award two scholarships to Franklin graduating seniors planning on college.

Time commitment for a member:

Officers and board members—2 years. Members are considered “honorary” after 40 years. A member may choose her time commitment.

Who is eligible to join:

Any woman of the parish 18 years of age and older

2022 Scholarship Winners

St. Mary’s Catholic Women’s Club is pleased to announce the winners of their 2022 scholarships: William Olbrys and Jordan Oteri.

Each was awarded a $1,000.00 scholarship at the club’s banquet on May 19, 2022.

Both students recently graduated from Franklin High School. William will be attending The University Of New Hampshire for Music Education and Jordan will be attending Sacred Heart University for Nursing.

We wish them all the best next year in college!