St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish Minor Basilica Celebration

On the Weekend of September 8 & 9, St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish will celebrate as their church is formally raised to the distinction of Minor Basilica.  They are planning several activities for the weekend, and wish to invite the entire Winona Catholic community.

On Saturday night, September 8 at 7:00, the Lire ensemble from Chicago will present a concert of Polish music in the basilica.  To learn more about the group, please feel free to visit their website:  Prior to the concert, there will be a wine and cheese reception in the Pacholski Hall and, following the concert, dessert will be served in the Hall.

Bishop Quinn will be the principal celebrant of the Mass of Elevation at 10 AM on Sunday, September 9.  A reception will be held after mass.

Please RSVP by calling the Parish office at 452-5430 or by sending an email to