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Posted on May 9, 2014 |

Events Through May 18

Events Through May 18

Five area bands will compete at a Pro-life Battle of the Bands/Youth Rally Saturday at Wright State University.

Five area bands will compete at a Pro-life Battle of the Bands/Youth Rally tonight at Wright State University.

Some Catholic events this week:

May 9, Holy Hour with Icon of the Black Madonna at St. Gertrude Parish (Madeira, OH), 7 pm. Holy Hour and Marian devotions, including veneration of a traveling copy of the icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa that has been to 24 countries for Catholic an Orthodox veneration as part of the ongoing From Ocean to Ocean campaign for life and family. Fr. Peter West of Human Life International will attend the welcoming ceremony before devotions begin. For information call tom Hahn at (513) 831-2386.

 

May 9, Battle for Life: A Pro-Life Battle of the Bands and Youth Rally at Nutter Center, Wright State University (Dayton, OH), 7 pm. Featuring The Trace Band, Waiting for Jefferson, Light Switch, Sidney Apostolic Church & Diverge. Sponsored by Elizabeth’s New Life Center. For information click here.

 

May 10, Rosary with Archbishop Schnurr at Planned Parenthood. Archbishop Schnurr will celebrate the 8 am Mass at Holy Name Church (Mt. Auburn, OH) followed by the rosary outside of the abortion clinic on the same street. For information call (513) 721-5608.

 

May 10, Lay Pastoral Ministry Program Informational Meeting at The Athenaeum of Ohio/Mount St. Mary’s Seminary of the West, 10:30 am. Founded in 1973, The Athenaeum’s program for lay students is one of the oldest in the country, and is required for men who study for the diaconate. Classes are in the evenings and on weekends and are taught by seminary staff. Masters degree, certificate, and certificate at the master’s level available. For information call (513) 231-1200.

 

May 10, Run for the Call Spaghetti Dinner at Holy Redeemer Church (New Bremen, OH), following 5 pm Mass. Sponsored by the Serra Club of Sidney/St. Mary’s. Free will donation accepted; proceeds benefit seminarians..

 

The Notre Dame Concert Band at Severance Hall in Cleveland.

The Notre Dame Concert Band (shown here Severance Hall in Cleveland) will perform  Saturday night at mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School.

May 10, University of Notre Dame Concert Band at Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School (Liberty Twp., OH). The 75-piece touring band will perform variety of band classics, marches, show tunes, and traditional Notre Dame favorites; the concert will also feature baritone Stephen Lancaster and the Notre Dame New Orleans Brass Band. Co-sponsored by MTCES and the Notre Dame Club of Greater Cincinnati. Event begnis with Mass at 3:30, followed by the concert at 5 and a barbeque dinner from 6 – 8:30. Tickets $5 (children free) for concert only; $15 ages 11 and up for dinner and concert ($5 for children 3-10). For information call (513) 779-6585.

 

May 10, Rosary, Procession with Icon of Black Madonna at Sharonville abortion facility, 8 am. Pray and process in front of the late-term abortion facility with a traveling copy of the  icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa that has been to 24 countries for Catholic an Orthodox veneration as part of the ongoing From Ocean to Ocean campaign for life and family.. For information call tom Hahn at (513) 831-2386.

 

May 10, Ambrosia at the McAuley High School Performing Arts Center, presented by the Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society Season. Part of each ticket sold goes to the Greater Cincinnati Catholic elementary school of your choice. For information or reservations, go to www.gcparts.org.

Performing since the 1970s, Ambrosia will close out the Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society's 2013-2014 concert season.

Performing since the 1970s, Ambrosia will close out the Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society’s 2013-2014 concert season on Saturday night at McAuley High School.

 

May 13: “Homosexuality and Same-Sex Relationships,” Fr. Michael Seger and Dr. Kevin Prendergast, The Athenaeum of Ohio/Mount St. Mary’s Seminary of the West at St. John (Dry Ridge, OH), 7 pm. Part of the “Seeing them Through the Eyes of God” speaker series. No fee; please call the Parish Office at (513) 385-8010 so that enough materials are available, but there is no need to leave your name.

 

May 15, Lay Pastoral Ministry Program Informational Meeting at The Athenaeum of Ohio/Mount St. Mary’s Seminary of the West, 7 pm. Founded in 1973, The Athenaeum’s program for lay students is one of the oldest in the country, and is required for men who study for the diaconate. Classes are in the evenings and on weekends and are taught by seminary staff. Masters degree, certificate, and certificate at the master’s level available. For information call (513) 231-1200.

 

May 15, Theology on Tap with Dr. Matthew Bunson, Our Sunday Visitor at Cancun Resaurante (Norwood, OH), 7 pm. No fee. Theology on Tap is a national program for people in their 20s and 30s that brings speakers to casual gathering places.

 

May 15: Dr. John Wood, “SIMU Saints in the Making University,” a Theology on Tap Dayton presentation at Oregon Express, 7 – 9 pm. Presentation begins at 7:30, social time begins at 7. No fee. Theology on Tap is a national program for people in their 20s and 30s that brings speakers to casual gathering places.

 

May 16, An Evening of Music and Prayer with Estela Garcia-Lopez, Roldofo Lopez, and Pedro Rubalcava at St. Susanna Church (Mason, OH), 7 pm. Presented by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati Hispanic Ministries Office in collaboration with OCP. Click here for more information in English or Spanish.

 

May 17, Treasures in the Attic Community Flea Market at Old St. Mary’s Church (Over-the-Rhine/Cincinnati), 9 am – 5 pm. For information call 513.721.2988.

 

May 17, A Day of Formation for Music Ministers with Estela Garcia-Lopez, Roldofo Lopez, and Pedro Rubalcava at St. Susanna Church (Mason, OH), 8:30 am – 4 pm. Presented by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati Hispanic Ministries Office in collaboration with OCP. Click here for more information in English or Spanish.

 

May 17, Priest Ordinations at the Cathedral of St. Peter in Chains; 11 am.

 

May 17, Eric Knorr Concert at St. Mary Church (Dayton), 7:30 pm. Knorr is principal trumpet for the Air Force Band of Flight. Also performing: Kathy Maersca, organist for St. Mary; and soprano Diane Walter. Varied concert featuring Aaron Copeland’s Fanfare for the Common Man, Fauré’s Pavane, more.

 

May 18, 9th Annual Rosary Rally at Elder High School’s football stadium, “The Pit,” 1:30 pm. For information call (513) 921-8123.

 

May 18, St. Thomas Church (Fort Thomas, KY) 4th Annual Choir Benefit Concert, 3 pm. The choir will present Schubert’s Mass in G Major with soloists and orchestral accompaniment, followed by the Hallelujah Chorus from  Handel’s Messiah. Each choir will also perform its signature piee, and 11-year-old violinist Christina Nam, who has performed as a soloist and won competitions in China, Korea, and Iceland, will perform. Reception follows. No fee; donations accepted. For information call Patty Beimesche at (859) 441-4092 or email pb1@fuse.net.

 

 

For more upcoming Catholic events, see our Events Page. 

 

Want to see your event listed? Send it to thecatholicbeat@gmail.com in the following format: Date, Name of Event, location, time, short description, ticket price (if any), contact information, web site (if any). 

 

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