Let Us Entertain You is parishioner-hosted events throughout the summer to raise money for St. Bart's. A suggested donation is provided for each event, but feel free to offer more, we don't turn it down.
Attendance is limited for each event, so register early. Payment can be made by credit card through the EventBrite website or by cash/check at the Let Us Entertain You table on the patio.
Meet new friends and help raise money for St. Bart’s! Get ready for a fun summer!
Tapas & Wine Dinner Party hosted by Nancy Walters & Max Greene: Nancy’s Spanish heritage inspired this St. Bart’s party theme. Guests will enjoy delicious Tapas, Sangria, European wines and Postres with this couple who love to entertain. Per Guest Donation: $25
Greeting Card Party with Elaine Coke: Join Elaine Coke, designer of handmade greeting cards, at this event at St. Bart's! Elaine will provide all materials and guide guests of ALL ages to create unique greeting cards for Father's Day and other special occasions. Per Guest Donation: $15
Quality Time & Wine at Sea...Because Every Day is a Celebration: Kathleen & Peter Stark will host guests on their beautiful boat, the Brittany Kathleen. Enjoy two hours on San Diego Bay with the Stark family while sipping wine with cheese and fresh fruit. Per Guest Donation: $100
Indian Summer Dinner: Experience a real taste of India.Ashok George will prepare Chicken Biryani, a favorite Indian dish for special occasions such as weddings and parties. Guests will enjoy an authentic South Asian taste of India at this dinner in Rancho Penasquitos. Per Guest Donation: $20
Gentle Yoga Class: Join hosts Christine Cowart, Karen Konen & Nancy Walters at a private yoga class with their instructor Lori Cota. Women, men and age 13 or older youth will enjoy the class at RB Yoga. Per Guest Donation: $20 adult and youth
Swirl & Sip Wine Tasting: Join Terry & Gary McCune for a blind wine tasting party....just for fun...no expertise needed. Challenge your wine palate with selections with wines from Italy, France, Temecula, Napa and Paso Robles. Guess will enjoy appetizers and meet new friends at this unique wine party. Per Guest Donation: $25
Summer Afternoon English Tea Party: Think Downton Abbey! Maureen and Keith Burbidge invite guests to a favorite British event -- English Afternoon Tea. Ladies, wear your prettiest dress and hat. Gentleman, elegant casual attire -- ties not required! Per Guest Donation: $25
Bruglio Bowling Bash: Join Joe for one of his favorite pastimes! Show off your strikes, your first-time bowling skills or play in the gutter as this bowling party. Joe and Fr. Chris Harris will provide guest lane rentals, bowling balls, shoes and nibbles. Per Guest Donation: $35
Poolside Paella Dinner: Enjoy an authentic Paella, a culinary art creation, at Connie and Jaime Munoz beautiful Poway home. Jaime’s preparation of this famous dish will impress with unique enhancements from his Columbian heritage. Experience the Munoz family gracious hospitality at this special dining event. Per Guest Donation: $30
JD & Christine Cowart's Texas Barbecue: Christine & JD invite guests to a REAL Texas Barbecue. The mouthwatering menu includes Mesquite smoked brisket, chicken, sausage, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad, green salad, corn bread, beer, wine and homemade dessert – pecan pie and Texas sheet cake. Per Guest Donation: $50 per Adult; $20 Under Age 14
Summer BBQ & Games: Diane and Tim DeMarco invite adult guests to enjoy an old-fashioned BBQ with ribs, corn on the cob, potato salad and more Midwest mouth-watering favorites. Guests will play games like Croquet and “Apples to Apples” for the chance to win prizes at the DeMarco’s Poway home. Per Guest Donation: $30
Crepe Cooking Class & Dinner: Learn the art of making crepes at this hands-on dinner party with Nancy & Sumner Rollings. You will help prepare the crepes along with savory fillings for dinner and a sweet surprise finale. Sip on a glass of wine while preparing and enjoying your meal. Per Guest Donation: $35
Golf Shadowridge: Chad Collins will host guests for 18 holes of golf at Shadowridge, his private membership club in Vista. The foursomes will play at Shadowridge, one of the most challenging and beautiful championship golf courses in San Diego County. Per Guest Donation: $100.00
Wines of Summer Under the Stars: Enjoy wines of California, a variety of cheese and appetizers. Guests will also get a private tour of the Macemon's Secret Garden. Per Guest Donation: $50