Retreats, Spiritual Enrichment and Prayer Opportunities
Opportunities to Support Local Organizations & Charities
Programs on Social Justice and Social Concerns
Resources for Families, e.g. Camps in the area
October 21st, 2018 at St. Colette Parish in Rolling Meadows as renowned author Kevin Matthews Presents: Broken Mary. The presentation will be followed by mass at 5:30 PM.
Eleven-part bible study featuring Time Gray. Starts Thursday, October 4 at 7 pm in Kyle Hall, St. Vincent Ferrer church. Meets every Thursday until December 13.
Please join us this fall for gatherings of Prayer, Fellowship and Spiritual Enrichment. October 2 and 30, November 13, December 4, and December 11. All sessions will be at 7:00 p.m. Click on the title above for details.
Shelby Boblick will facilitate the discussion, and we’ll use as a catalyst Trouble Don’t Last Always: Soul Prayers, a book by Diana L. Hayes.
Diana L. Hayes will be the keynote speaker on “Difference is not dangerous; difference is Divine” at St. Catherine of Siena-St. Lucy Church on Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7 pm. It will be a special evening…not to be missed…open to all men and women…which will also feature some of our local community’s black female spiritual leaders.
Beginning Again: A Taste of Julia Cameron’s “It’s Never Too Late to Begin Again” Wednesdays Oct 17, 24 - 7-9 PM
Finding Jesus Among Muslims: Book Discussion with Dr. Mary Jo Curtsinger, CSJ, D.Min. Thursdays, 7:00-8:30 PM, October 18, November 1 & 15
Sara Thomsen: Concert and Sacred Universe Award. Saturday, October 20 7PM
1515 Ogden Avenue, LaGrange Park, IL. To register: online at www.csjthewell.org, or call 708-482-5048
Go to the website via the link above for a comprehensive list of all upcoming retreats.
Sunday, October 21 from 3:00-6:00 pm, at Ravenswood Presbyterian Church, 4300 N. Hermitage, Chicago IL 60613. Tickets: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3623598
Tuesday, October 30 at 7 pm at St. Giles Parish McDonough Hall, 1101 Columbian Avenue in Oak Park, IL
Join singer/song-writer, Founder of FRG Ministries, and Catholic priest Father Rob Galea at 625 West Adams Street, Chicago, IL 60661, on Tuesday, November 6 from 6:30-10 p.m.
A spiritual program for widowed men and women who want to resolve the normal grief they feel and begin to live again. Workshops and retreats throughout the year.
October 26-28 at the spirit-filled Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. The retreat is free and is for single, Catholic women ages 18-42. Learn more and register at link above.
Racial Identity Organization, Inc. is designed to empower individuals, families, and groups across the racial identity spectrum to undo racism and build a more equitable and inclusive future by 2050. https://racialidentity.org/
Lectures offered on Wednesdays at 7 pm from September 5-December 5, 2018.
St. Angela School is participating in the Farmers Insurance "Thank America's Teachers" initiative. If we receive enough votes, we will win one of the $2,500 grants they give to schools. Please follow this link www.farmers.com/thank-americas-teachers and choose to "vote," the to "vote for $2,500 proposal" and then search for teacher Sarah Blazer. And then vote every day until November 3! Thanks!
At Irving Elementary School (1125 South Cuyler) we have a reading program for grades 1-3 called WORM Club (Working On Reading In The Morning). The program is held at Irving School in the library before school from 7:30 to 8:00 am on Mondays through Thursdays. Worm Club is for struggling readers where volunteers read with primary aged students working on their oral reading fluency and comprehension. Several of our volunteers are Ascension parishioners. You can volunteer as many days as you want and come when it best fits your schedule. The program starts in mid October and ends in late April. Please contact me via email if you are interested or if you have any questions. Nick Sakellaris (Ascension Parishioner) at firstname.lastname@example.org
Help students from Chicago's Austin community realize their potential through one-to-one learning. Work with a student in grades K-12 for 90 minutes weekly on reading, homework, and other enrichment activities. We have a reading specialist, a computer room, math coaches, and a fully stocked library. Tutoring is 6:30-8 p.m.on Tuesdays at Pine Avenue Church, 5460 E. Augusta in Chicago, or on Thursdays at First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake St., and runs from September to mid-May. For more information, contact Executive Director Kara Kalnitz at 773-378-5530 or at email@example.com, or check out https://clustertutoring.org/.
As is part of our mission, Little City is constantly searching for welcoming homes and loving parents regardless of age, race, creed, gender, sexual orientation, income or education level. Details on our information sessions. Frequently asked questions.
The VA Chaplain needs a few volunteer ministers to assist veterans at their 11 am Sunday Mass services in Extended Care Center/Hospice at Hines VA, Maywood.
If you are interested in volunteering to help the VA Catholic Chaplain, call and leave a message or email John Nally, 708-802-4847 or firstname.lastname@example.org, for more information.
Rush Oak Park Hospital offers a wide range of classes and events throughout the year — in your local community — to help you live a healthier, happier and more informed life.