Mass Schedule

Saturday Vigil
4:30 PM

Sunday Mass
7AM, 9AM, 11AM
Latin Mass: 1PM

Daily Mass
8AM; Thursday school days 8:15 AM

Fridays 4-5PM and Saturdays 9:30-10AM

Brickstreet Jazz and Wine Festival




90th Anniversary Parish Photo Directory

In honor of our Parish's 90th Anniversary, we will be offering a Parish Photo Directory for parishioners. All participating families will receive a free 8x10 photo of their favorite pose as well as a complimentary directory. To sign-up for your photo time, visit



2018 Vacation Bible School

Monday, July 30th - Friday, August 3rd

9a.m. - 12p.m.

For more information, to volunteer or to register, visit: St. Sebastian VBS



Saint Sebastian Church


The Cornerstone of our Faith


It's not to late....To make a donation and to be included in our "Cornerstone Donor List" which will be a lovely A-Z alphabetical listing of donor names.


Simply make a donation by October 1st to be included.


For more information on the Cornerstone, please click HERE.


Questions? Please contact Kathy Holaday, Director of Development, 330-836-2233 x:113 or



The Holy Land Pilgrimage     

Join Father Valencheck and Cathy Sivec on an eleven day tour of the Holy Land, October 17th - 27th, 2018. To view the entire itinerary and for more information, please click HERE.     


2018-2019 Musical Art Series Schedule     

Thank you to everyone who supported this year's Musical Art Series. New concerts will begin again in late September. To view next year's calendar, please click HERE.




Academy of Culture & Arts at St. Sebastian Parish


St. Sebastian Academy of Culture and Arts

For more information on the Academy and questions regarding available classes, please contact the new Director of the Academy of Culture and Arts, Scott Mason at or visit the Academy web page.



Summer Classes are now taking registrations. To view the flyer and all the classes that are available, click HERE.





Julie Billiart School of St. Sebastian Parish, Akron


St. Sebastian Parish is excited to announce its collaboration with Julie Billiart School, located in Lyndhurst, Ohio, to bring an established education opportunity to the Akron area for students with special learning needs. To learn more about Julie Billiart School visit www.juliebilliartschool .org or visit the Julie Billiart School of St. Sebastian Parish, Akron at


For more information or to schedule a tour, please contact Jason Wojnicz, Principal of Julie Billiart School of St. Sebastian Parish, Akron at 234-206-0941 or email Jason at



Young Adult Group - Book Club and Theology on Tap


The Young Adult Group will be reading The Second Greatest Story Ever Told and discussing it every other Monday at 7:30 p.m. in Byrider Hall beginning Monday, March 12th. For more information on the Book Club, please click HERE.


Theology on Tap - Wednesday, July 11th at 7:00 pm, at the Harbor Front Grille & Party Center Akron, Theology on Tap welcomes all young adults to come listen to Bob Pacanovsky, Keynote and Conference Speaker of the Black Tie Experience. He will speak on "The Power of 167 Hours: What is your Kingdom Etiquette?" Admission is $5 and includes appetizers. The bar will be open for those who would like to purchase beverages.

For more Catholic Young Adults in the area, please click HERE.


Theology on the Rocks - Food, Fellowship and Faith for Adults     

SAVE THE DATE: Monday, July 16th at D'Agnese on White Pond Drive, Deacon David Stavarz, Transitional Deacon at St. Raphael Parish in Bay Village will be speaking on, "Mass Hysteria: What on Earth Are We Really Doing?" at 7:00 p.m., appetizers and presentation will begin at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $10 per person and a cash bar will be available.                                          


2018-2019 Parish Handbook

Here we hope to provide you with information to help you get your arms around the parish so to speak. Please give it a quick read-through to familiarize yourself with the ins and outs of the parish. If you are new to the parish, WELCOME! If you are looking to get more involved enjoy the many opportunities these pages contain. If you are old hat at this already – THANK YOU for all that you do. Download the pdf



Stewardship Ministry Book - Time . Talent . Treasure

StewardshipSt. Sebastian Parish is vibrant and vital because of the talent, dedication and hard work of our many loyal volunteers. We invite you to become a part of the stewardship efforts at our parish! This booklet has been created to better acquaint you with the St. Sebastian Parish Stewardship Groups. Click HERE to download a PDF of this book.




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New parishioners are most welcome and should phone the rectory or fill out the online form at the Become a Member page as soon as possible in order to schedule an appointment to register. Current parishioners who must leave us, should call the rectory with your date of departure. We'll miss you and bid you God's blessings.


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