ALTON — Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church Proto-Cathedral is celebrating Feast Day on the riverfront.
The church will hold Holy Mass at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 29, at Alton’s Amphitheater along the Mississippi River to celebrate patron saints feast day. The celebration will be filled with choir music, as well as representatives from church organizations such as Boy Scouts of America and youth group The God Squad.
Guests are welcome to bring food, non-alcoholic drinks, blankets and chairs to a community picnic after the Mass.
Faculty and staff will be on hand to answer questions after Mass about the school and parish. The school has been teaching Alton children since 1908. It offers extended day care before and after school hours, and teaches pre-kindergarten through eighth grades.
For information about the celebration, call (618) 465-4221; contact the school at (618) 465-8711 for information about the curriculum. More information is available on www.ssppalton.com, www.ssppsch.com, or on Facebook at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Alton.