Upcoming Events

MBS All Class Reunion

All Class Reunion held in the gym/auditorium.  All school buildings open for tours and pictures. Mass will follow. Donations will be accepted for a “Move the Grotto” campaign.  Fr. Hand would like to move the grotto to St. Francis DeSales before the MBS property is sold.

To purchase tickets for the reunion, send check to

Margie Molony Orr

645 8th Ave

Prospect Park, PA 19076

To donate to the Move the Grotto fund, send check to

Rev. John Hand, Pastor

St. Francis DeSales Church

4625 Springfield Ave.

Phila Pa 19143

Start: April 25, 2015 1:00 pm
End: April 25, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: MBS Gym/Auditorium
56th and Chester Ave, Philadelphia, PA, United States
Cost: $10.00

Sr. Mary Bur’s Retirement Celebration

This is one event you won’t want to miss.  Come and say good bye to Sister and wish her well in her retirement.

The celebration begins at 5PM on Saturday, May 2, 2015.  Sister’s brother will celebrate mass in the school auditorium followed by dinner and cocktails.

Cost is $60 per person and can be purchased through the Advancement Office. Call 215-386-2244 x260 or email rhoskins@westcatholic.org

Start: May 2, 2015 5:00 pm
End: May 2, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: West Catholic Prep
Phone: 215-386-2244
4501 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA, 19139, United States
Cost: $60.00

Burrs at the Beach

The next reunion will be moved to the week before the 4th of July weekend.

Blackthorn will appear again this year and there will be a DJ between sets

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door and can be purchased from Bette Diedrich, boopscor@aol.com or any committee member.


Date: June 28, 2015
Venue: Burrs at the Beach
Westy's Irish Pub, North Wildwood, NJ, United States

1950 65th Reunion

Contact:  Mary T. Maxwell Flynn




Louise Lang






Start: October 3, 2015 12:00 pm
End: October 3, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Charlotte's Restaurant
Phone: 610-356-7100
3207 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA, 19073, United States
Cost: $30.00

1960 55th Reunion

Contact: Mary Maguin Small

email:     MaryJLS@aol.com

Date: October 4, 2015
Venue: Springfield Country Club
400 West Sproul Road, Springfield, PA, 19064, United States

1955 60th Reunion

Contact:  Peg Glancey


Start: October 4, 2015 12:00 pm
End: October 4, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: McCall Country Club
Township Line, Upper Darby, PA, United States

1965 Combined 50th Reunion

Contact:  Betty McGrath Diedrich



Start: October 10, 2015 6:00 pm
End: October 10, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Clarion Hotel
76 Industrial Highway, Essington, PA, United States

1970 Combined Reunion

Save the date

Contact Eleanor Armstrong




Start: October 23, 2015 7:00 pm
End: October 23, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Springfield Country Club
400 W. Sproul Rd, Springfield , PA, United States

1995 20th Reunion

Tickets will be available online from 5/1/2015 thru  11/1/2015. Additional info to follow

Start: November 21, 2015 7:30 pm
End: November 21, 2015 11:30 pm
Venue: Heritage Ballroom
2107 MacDade Blvd, Holmes, PA, 19043, United States
Cost: $57.00