YOUTH RALLY REGISTRATION
Watertown – The 2017 diocesan High School Youth rally to be held.
Date: May 6
Features: This full-day event will feature keynote speaker Paul J. Kim, prayer, interactive workshops, games, and Mass presided by Bishop LaValley. Each group attending needs to have one Virtus-trained and background-checked adult for each eight students. Youth leaders can register themselves and youth at www.rcdony.org/youthrally/rally.
Contact: Kelly at email@example.com
CAMP GUGGENHEIM REGISTRATION
Registration for 2017 season for Camp Guggenheim is now open through www.rcdony.org/camp
Contact: For more information contact the Office of Youth Ministry at 315-393-2920 or firstname.lastname@example.org
PILGRIMAGE TO GREECE
Father Chris Looby, pastor of St. Mary’s in Evans Mills, will lead a pilgrimage to Greece following in the Footsteps of Paul the Apostle. The trip Features a 3-night Greek Islands & Turkey cruise. Highlights include Athens, Taverna Dinner Show, 3-Night Cruise, Mykonos, Ephesus, Patmos, Santorini, Thessaloniki, Kavala, Philippi, Meteora, Delphi, Corinth, Acropolis.
Cost: Prices begin at $4149 for an inside double and $4299 for outside double.
Contact: For more information please call Fr. Chris at(315)629-4425 or Mary McIntosh at Watertown AAA at (315)558-6372.
Potsdam - The Offices of New Evangelization and Formation for Ministry are sponsoring a a practical one day workshop on creating hospitable parishes.
Date: June 3
Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Place: SUNY Potsdam
Cost: $35, includes all materials and lunch
Features: A hospitable community doesn’t “just happen.” Hospitality takes effort and intentionality and work. It isn’t just the responsibility of a select few on a hospitality committee. It requires each and every parishioner.
Contact: For details, information and to register, see http://rcdony.org/hospitality or contact Marika Donders at email@example.com
RACHEL VINEYARD RETREATS
Saranac Lake - Two Rachel's Vineyard after-abortion healing retreats will be offered in the diocese in 2017.
Dates: The spring retreat will be June 16-18. The fall retreat will be Sept.1-3.
Place: Guggenheim Lodge
Features: Fr. Thomas Higman will serve as the chaplain for the spring retreat.
Contact: For more information and a confidential registration form visit www.rcdony.org/prolife. Dates and locations of retreats outside the diocese are available at www.rachelsvineyard.org.
Saranac Lake – Family Guggenheim registration is now open.
Dates: Session 1: August 17 - August 20, Session 2: August 24 - August 27, Session 3: October 6 - October 8,
Features: Family Guggenheim welcomes families of all dimensions to come enjoy a weekend in the Adirondacks. Expect fun family workshops and activities that will have you working and laughing together. Celebrate Christ’s presence in your lives through liturgy nd special prayer services. Take time for great outdoor activities like paddle boat rides, beach volleyball, and hiking.
Contact: Register online at: http://www.rcdony.org/familylife.html
DOVS MEMBERS SOUGHT
D.O.V.S (Diocese of Ogdensburg Vocation
Society)is a group of people who pray for and work to promote vocations to the priesthood and religious life in our diocese is seeking new members. DOVS meets most months, plan events to
thank priests and religious and annually take a pilgrimage.
Contact: Call Connie at 315-265-2762 or Cathy at the diocesan Vocations Office at 315-393-2920