St. Joseph's Day at Marjim Manorby jmaloni
Saturday, March 19, is the celebration of St. Joseph's Day at the Winery at Marjim Manor, 7171 E. Lake Road, Appleton.
St. Joseph's Day began when a famine plagued Sicily, Italy. After the people of Sicily prayed to their patron saint, St. Joseph, they were blessed with rain for the crops, which gave way to a celebration in the form of a feast that was enjoyed by all.
The event at Marjim Manor will remember that special day by holding a meatless dinner in honor of Lent. It consisting of pastas, bread, bean dishes and desserts.
The St. Joseph's Table will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Donations of food or money are welcomed and will be donated to a local food pantry.