Celebrating The Feast of Santo Niño at St. Lambert Parish
January is the month of the Child Jesus, the Sr. Sto. Niño! The Saint Lambert Parish in Skokie commemorates this special day on the third Saturday of January.
The celebration begins (Friday of the 2nd week of January) with a daily 6:45 pm novena prayer for eight days before the feast day. Novena prayers are heldat Saint Lambert Church, 8148 Karlov Avenue, Skokie, Illinois.
On the Feast Day, which is the ninth day of the novena (usually on the 3rd Saturday of January), at 5:00 pm is the culmination of the Sto. Niño Novena. A procession and a solemn Mass will highlight the occasion. Parishioners and guests can bring their Sto. Niño images at the celebration and include them in the procession. Following the mass is a celebration with Filipino food and the Sinulog (a prayer dance) at Trainor Hall.
The Santo Ñiño celebration is open to everyone. You can e mail our FFOS email address on how to get involve in the celebration. If you wish to make a donation to help defray the cost of the celebration, please make your check payable to: Filipino Families of Skokie. Your donation is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Bring your family and friends at the fiesta.
Thank you and May our Beloved Sto. Niño continue to bestow His love and graces to you and your love ones.