Events This Weekend
Through May 31, “The Fairest of All: Rediscovering Mary.” Paintings by Jan Oliver-Schultz at the University of Dayton (OH) Roesch Library. Exhibit is located on the building’s seventh floor, tours for groups available. For information on exhibits, hours, directions, and parking, see udayton.edu/imri/marian-library/about-us.php.
May 6, May Crowning at Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center (Norwood, OH), 7:25 pm. Does your parish celebrate this once-popular Catholic custom — placing a crown of flowers on a statue of the Virgin Mary, who is especially honored in May? If not, join people from around the region at Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center for evening Mass and May Crowning.
May 7, First Saturday Morning Mass and Talk, with Marian Procession at Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center (Norwood, OH), 9:30 pm (Rosary: 9 am). Pat Ashcraft will speak on Our Lady of Fatima. Optional Consecration to Our Lady of Fatima with procession follows Mass. Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Fatima Angel of Peace apparitions and the 20th Anniversary of the the First Saturday Group; All welcome.
May 7, “The James Webb Space Telescope: A Deeper View Into Our Universe and its Origins” Astronomy Lecture and Observatory Open House at the Thomas More College BB&T Observatory (Crestview Hills, KY), 8 pm. Night sky viewing from the Observatory follows lecture (weather permitting). No fee; all ages welcome. For information see the observatory’s Facebook page: facebook.com/TMCObservatory
May 8. Mother’s Day Pancake Breakfast at St. William Church (Price Hill/Cincinnati), after 9 am Mass. Fundraiser to raise money for the St. William School Special Needs Program to visit Lovesome Stables for equine therapy.
May 8, Jericho Walk at Kettering (OH) Abortion Business, 2 pm. Sponsored by 40 Days for LIfe-Dayton. Join in the fifth of seven processions around the late-term abortion business and pray for the walls to come down. For information click here.
Looking for more Catholic events? To see our continually updated long-term calendar, see our Calendar of Events page.
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