Events Through April 13th
April 4-6, Made for More High School Retreat at Potter’s Ranch (Union, KY). Run by the Ruah Woods New Evangelization Center. $80 (includes meals and lodging). For information call Courtney Brown at (513) 407-8672 or Faye Roche at (859) 392-1545.
April 4, Lenten Hour of Reflection at Our Lady of Lourdes Church (Westwood/Cincinnati), 7:30 pm. An hour of music and Scripture with Ron Miller, Jr., director of music at All Saints Church. For information call (513) 922-0715.
April 4, Annual Comboni Missionaries Ladies Auxiliary Rummange Sale at the Comboni Center (Anderson Twp., OH), 9 am – 2 pm. For information, call 513.474.4997.
April 4, 40 Days for Life Cincinnati Friday Group Prayer Vigil in front of the Planned Parenthood on Auburn Avenue, 7-8 pm. Sign up not necessary; all faiths welcome.
April 5th, Annual Run for the Call Square Dance at St. Maximiliian Kolbe parish (Liberty Twp., OH). Free square dance lessons, live square dance callingby Zeke Regula, and DJs Jay Kruz and Austin Ratcliffe of the New 94.9FM, food courtesy JTM Group. $8; proceeds benefit seminarians.
April 5, Project Rachel Day of Reflection for Others at the Jesuit Spiritual Center in Milford (Milford, OH). Offered for partners, pareents, siblings, and grandparents affected by the trauma of abortion. Day will include witness, paryer music, reflection, a prayer service and Confession. For information call Caron Bergen at the confidential phone line (513) 784-0531.
April 5, Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours at the Martin Marietta Theater at Harrison High School (Harrison, OH), 7:30 pm. Part of the Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society 2103-2014 series; a portion of your ticket sale goes to the Catholic elementary school of your choice. For tickets click here.
April 6, 5th Annual Elder Family Walk 5K, Elder High School, 11 am. Non-competitive walk benefits Elder and the Holy Family Food Pantry. Picnic in the Pit follows with games, face painting, more. Information and registration here. Tickets $10 (includes t-shirt), please bring an item for the food pantry.
April 6, Asbury University Chorus at St. Mary’s Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption (Covington, KY), 3 pm. A Cathedral Concert Series event; no fee.
April 6, St. John Passion Play at Lockland Christian Church (Lockland, OH), 3 pm. In its 97th season, this play first put on by St. John the Baptist parish in Over-the-Rhine in gratitude for the lives of soldiers spared in World War I continues at various area venues. No fee; free will donations accepted. Repeats next two weekends. For information call (859) 392-0129. See our story here.
April 9, Informational Meeting for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati’s Lay Pastoral Ministry Program at The Athenaeum of Ohio/Mount St. Mary’s Seminary of the West (Mount Washington, OH), 7 pm. Advisors will be on hand in Room 114 of the main building to discuss readiness for theological studies, the program options, the benefits of an Athenaeum education, the application process and fees. For information call (513) 231-1200.
April 10, Pregnancy Center East Annual Banquet at the Hyatt Regency (Downtown Cincinnati). Former abortion clinic operator Carol Everett, founder and CEO of the Texas pro-life organization The Heidi Group, will be the keynote speaker. She is host of the video “Informed Look” shown at last year’s dinner and in use by hundreds of pro-life organizations around the country. For information call (513) 321-3100; for ticket prices and reservations click here.
April 11, 40 Days for Life Cincinnati Friday Group Prayer Vigil in front of the Planned Parenthood on Auburn Avenue, 7-8 pm. Sign up not necessary; all faiths welcome.
April 11, Way of the Cross in Word and Song at St. Margaret of York parish i(Loveland, OH), 8 pm. The Consecrated Women of Regnum Christi will lead the Stations of the Cross through Scripture, reflections, prayer, moments of silence and music. No fee; donations accepted.
April 11, Chanticleer Concert at St. Peter in Chains Cathedral, 7:30 – 9:30 pm. Concludes the 2013-2014 Great Music in a Great Space series; $38 ($15 students). Buy tickets online here.
April 12-13, St. John Passion Play at Lockland Christian Church (Lockland, OH), 7 pm Saturday, 3 pm Sunday. In its 97th season, this play first put on by St. John the Baptist parish in Over-the-Rhine in gratitude for the lives of soldiers spared in World War I continues at various area venues. No fee; free will donations accepted. Repeats Friday. For information call (859) 392-0129. See our story here.
April 12, Diaconate Ordination in the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington, 10 am. Bishop Roger Foys will ordain four seminarians transitional deacons. All welcome. Reception follows in the new Diocesan Curia Building.
April 12, Day of Reflection for Single Women at Benedict Inn, Beech Grove (IN), 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Led by tristate resident Mary-Cabrini Durkin of the Companions of St. Ursula; topic: “Vocation in the World.” Includes quiet reflection, prayerful environment, thought-provoking presentations. $20 (scholarships available). For information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (513) 961-0667.
April 12, Open House at The Bank of Kentucky Observatory at Thomas More College (Park Hills, KY), 8 pm . Free talk on astronomy by TMC staff, and an opportunity to use the Observatory’s giant telescope.
April 12, Sr. Dorothy Stang Tree Planting at Carriage Hill MetroPark (Dayton, OH), 8:30 – 11:30 am; prayer service at 8:30.
April 12, Drew Michaels Autism Awareness Baseball Tournament at Covington Catholic High School. Junior varsity teams from Covington Catholic, Newport Central Catholic, Dixie Heights, and Ryle High Schools will compete at the second annual tournament named for the son of CovCath’s JV Head Coach, who was diagnosed with autism at age four. Proceeds will go to ACT Today! for Military Families. For information see www.drewspuzzlepiece.com.
April 12, The Quest of Azarias Middle School Workshop at Ruah Woods New Evangelization Center (Cincinnati). A one-day Theology of the Body workshop based on the Book of Tobit. Games, activities, lunch, prayer. $35 (group rates available). For information call Keith Warnke at (513) 407-8672.
April 13, 40 Days for Life Dayton Closing Rally, 2 pm. John-Paul Deddens, Founder of Students for Life of Illinois, will speak.
April 13, 40 Days for Life Cincinnati Closing Prayer Hour of Thanksgiving for Blessings Received in front of the Planned Parenthood on Auburn Avenue, 2 pm. Join Fr. Cyral Witaker, SJ, for a one-hour prayer vigil. Celebration for all Campaign participants from 4-6 pm. a the Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center (Norwood, OH). All faiths welcome.
April 13, Easter Egg Hunt at St. Vincent de Paul – Northern Kentucky Donation Center (Erlanger, KY), 1 -3 pm. Sponsored by SVdP-NKY and Faith Community Pharmacy. Admission free with a donation item for the Neighbors in Need Golf Outing (one donation per family). Pizza, snacks, beverages, photos with the Easter Bunny. Reservations requested by April 7th. For information contact Lou Settle at email@example.com; reserve online at firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 13, Seder Meal at Queen of Peace parish (Millville, OH), 5:30 – 7:30. Gain a better understanding of the Last Supper by attending a Passover Seder meal. Reservtions required, $5 per family. For information email Deacon Mike Mignery at email@example.com.
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