Centennial 2022


We would like to acknowledge the following businesses and professionals who were so
generous with their time and talent as we planned and celebrated our Centennial.

Pizzeria Enzina and Domenic’s
Executive Chef: Giulio Fulgenzi
Royal Pastry
Dr. Peter Kreeft
Moody and Regan Printing
Fast Signs
DJ Rich Profita
Wagon Wheel Nursery
American Legion Post 440, Ken Poirier General Manager
Alex’s Ice Cream Truck
Mike Pride, Tailgate Entertainer
Food Truck Ventures


Lights, camera, action!

Our Centennial Video is completed! Thank you for all the photo submissions and videos.

If you are interested in obtaining a copy, please reach out to us at [email protected] 


Amazon.com : AOFOTO 8x6ft Old Movie Camera on Wood Board Background Vintage  Film Motion Picture Photography Backdrop Video Reel Director Scene Retro  Movie Night Theme Party Decor Banner Photo Studio Props Vinyl :

Thank you Everyone

Did you plan an event? Volunteer to set up for events? Were you a technical supervisor? Were you a Creative Consultant and designer? Did you pick up food? Set uup and serve? Narrate a video? Greet our guests? Organize kids’ games? Support the
events? If you were part of any of the above, or in some other way were part of our Centennial Events family, we are offering our sincere appreciation.

Over 50 volunteers gave of their time and talent to assure the success of the past few months’ events and
well over 300 parishioners attended our celebrations! For all that we are truly grateful. Thank you for being part of Sacred Heart Church- 100 Years of Community, Hope and Faith.

Pat Vasquezi, Judy O’Neil and Jim Colantropo

Special Events & Programs

These are some of the special events  that took place to honor our 100 years! 

May Procession & Parish Photo

Sunday, May 1st starting at 9:30 AM

Join us for our May Procession AND the official Sacred Heart Community Group Photo in honor of our 100 years! 

Click here for full details.

Parish Tailgate Party

Sunday, September 18th 12-4:30 PM

FIre up those grills for a parking lot party like no other...  the parking lot will open for Tailgate setup at 11:00 AM.

Click here for full details.


Golf Tournament

Sunday, September 25th

Calling all golfers!

Click here for full details.

Peter Kreeft Presentation

October 26 at 7:00 -8:00 PM

An Evening with Dr. Peter Kreeft: What Does it Mean to Be Catholic in 2022?

Sacred Heart Main Church

Free admission… All are welcome…
Bring a friend!!

Click Here or full details.

Happy 100th Anniversay, 

Sacred Heart!

Centennial Relections:
Movies & Memories

November 5 & 6 (The movie will being following each of the weekend Masses)

Join us in the Parish Hall for a glimpse at our church history, the premiere of our Centennial video and all the popcorn you can eat.

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All Souls Mass

Wednesday, November 2nd beginning at 7:00 PM

Our annual mass for All Souls Day will be enhanced this year to reverently commemorate all of Sacred Heart’s beloved parishioners who have died over the past 100 years.  A small reception will follow in the Parish Hall.

Anniversary Mass with Bishop Reed

Sunday, December 4th at 10:00 AM

Gather with us in prayer as we welcome Bishop Reed who will celebrate our official Anniversary Mass. 


Centennial Reception

Sunday, December 4th at 11:30 AM (following the 10:00 Mass)

American Legion Post 440

295 California Street, Newton, MA

Join us for lunch to socialize and to celebrate Sacred Heart Church

Click here for full details.
Tickets on sale starting Oct. 22nd.


Centennial Celebration Chairpersons

Jim Colantropo          [email protected]
Judy O’Neil                [email protected]
Pat Vasquezi              [email protected]

Committee Chairpersons

May Procession ~ Bernadette Scalese & Marist Sisters
Video ~ Nick and Judy Pulsone
Tailgate Event ~Laura Peterson
Golf Outing ~ Jim Colantropo
History/Memorabilia Night ~  Bernadette Scalese and Sheri Kenney
All Soul's Mass ~ Noreen Cooke & Annmarie Demeo
Anniversary Mass ~ Fr. William Kennedy
Celebration Reception ~ Jim Colantropo, Judy O’Neil, Pat Vasquezi
Program Booklet ~ Anthony Mangini