Church of the Little Flower

The Feast of St. Nicholas is celebrated the first Sunday in December at the 5 pm Mass at the Church of the Little Flower in Bethesda, MD.

Immediately following Mass, there is a reception in the Parish Hall. Food and drinks are served and St. Nicholas makes a special appearance!

Unwrapped toys or gift cards for our annual toy drive are welcome.

The event is free and no registration is required.


Catholic Charities (924 G St NW, Washington, DC 20004)

The John Carroll Society partners with Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C. to serve hot meals to homeless men and women through the dinner van program.

Members of the John Carroll Society volunteer certain evenings to serve food and beverages to about two hundred of the hungry in downtown D.C. outside of Catholic Charities.

St. Patrick's Church, Washington, DC and Grant Hyatt Washington (1000 H St NW)

The Mass is traditionally celebrated at St. Patrick Church, followed by a brunch (often referred to as the January Brunch) held at a nearby venue. The January Brunch traditionally focuses on members of the academic community, counting among its speakers many university presidents and professors. We especially welcome the attendance of alumni/ae of Catholic colleges and universities and new members of the John Carroll Society.

This year, the Mass celebrates the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, with Msgr. Peter J. Vaghi, Society Chaplain, as principal celebrant and homilist.

Following the Mass, brunch will be held at the Grand Hyatt Washington, where the brunch speaker will be Fr. James R. Van Dyke SJ, President of Georgetown Preparatory School.

Brunch tickets are $60. Register here.

The Catholic University of America, 620 N Muchigan Ave., NE

Panamá in the Capital is a one-day Catholic festival on January 26, 2019 celebrating World Youth Day Panamá in our nation's Capital with thousands of young adults!








For more information click here