Special Events

SSJ Sister Karen Klimczak Center for Nonviolence, through the sponsorship of Lawley Insurance, welcome Arun Ghandi, son of Mahatma Ghandi, on April 24, 2016 at 3PM. All are welcome to join us. Tickets are available for $25.00. For more information click on the flyer below Complete ordering instructions may be found on the second document.

We are part of a World Wide Federation and we are personally affected by the terrorism in France. Please follow the link provided to share in what some of our Sisters are experiencing.

The Sisters of St. Joseph enjoy meeting supporters, friends, former students and their families at special events each year.


Oktoberfest, is a fun tradition, held in the fall at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church, 157 Cleveland Dr. Cheektowaga, NY. German food, beverages, song and dance are featured.

St. Joseph Table

The annual St. Joseph Table is held on a Sunday afternoon in March at Our Lady of Peace Church in Clarence, NY. Homemade Italian specialties are served at this event, which raises funds for area food pantries. Most recently, $5,000 was raised for four pantries:
  • Clarence Presbyterian Church
  • St. Aloysius Gonzaga
  • SS. Columba & Brigid
  • West Seneca Food Pantry

Tennis Tournament

For 15 years, a summer tennis tournament has been held to support TRY(Teaching and Restoring Youth) and Cradle Beach Camp.

Mount St. Joseph Alumnae Luncheon Graduates of Mount St. Joseph Academy gather for Mass, lunch, a basket auction and camaraderie on a Saturday afternoon each October. The event benefits the Sisters.