Calendar

September – November 2019

Sep
9
Mon
Catechist Training for New and Nearly New Catechists – September 2019 @ Ss. Cyril and Methodius Parish
Sep 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Catechist Training for New and Nearly New Catechists - September 2019 @ Ss. Cyril and Methodius Parish | Medford | New York | United States

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  • Are you just starting out in your Catechetical ministry?
  • Have you been doing it for a few years and feel like you need some new ideas and new energy?
  • Are you willing to spend time with fellow Catechists?
  • Do you believe we “learn something new every day?”

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Come join us and other Catechists for four, 2 hour sessions and leave with ideas, materials and a new outlook toward your ministry.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Topics will include:

  • What and who is a Catechist?
  • What is my understanding of the Catholic teachings?
  •  How do I plan a Catechetical Session?

Instructor:
Lisette Robustelli, Associate Director, Office of
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Ss. Cyril and Methodius Parish
125 Half Hollow Rd, Deer Park, NY 11729

Dates:
September 9, 11, 16 and 18, 2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Cost:
$20.00 per person

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Sep
12
Thu
Divorce & Beyond Support Group – Farmingdale @ St. Kilian Parish (Conference Room - Lower Church)
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Divorce & Beyond Support Group - Farmingdale @ St. Kilian Parish (Conference Room - Lower Church) | Smithtown | New York | United States

A ten week support group providing friendship, prayer and dedicated to helping each other deal with the challenges and difficulties faced during the experience of separation and divorce.

The program is designed to help men and women find encouragement as they explore and experience the emotions and issues associated with divorce and moving forward.

Thursday Evenings for 10 weeks
Thursdays, Sept. 12, 19, 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, & 14, 2019
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

St. Kilian Parish
(Conference Room – Lower Church)
485 Conklin St, Farmingdale, NY 11735

Facilitators
Terri Fitzpatrick, Frank Roggenkamp, and Rita Varriale

Cost
$20.00 (books included)

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If you have questions, contact Melissa Usis at musis@drvc.org or call (516) 678-5800 ext. 567

 


 

Sep
14
Sat
Catechetical Congress 2019 @ St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School
Sep 14 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Catechetical Congress 2019 @ St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School | West Islip | New York | United States

This year’s Catechetical Congress promises once again to be exciting, enjoyable, and rewarding. The worship, keynote address, and many workshops will touch on every aspect of catechetical parish ministry.

Sep
18
Wed
Divorce & Beyond Support Group – New Hyde Park @ Notre Dame (Rectory Basement)
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Divorce & Beyond Support Group - New Hyde Park @ Notre Dame (Rectory Basement) | Smithtown | New York | United States

A ten week support group providing friendship, prayer and dedicated to helping each other deal with the challenges and difficulties faced during the experience of separation and divorce.

The program is designed to help men and women find encouragement as they explore and experience the emotions and issues associated with divorce and moving forward.

Wednesday Evenings for 10 weeks
Wednesdays, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13, & 20, 2019
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Notre Dame, New Hyde Park
(Rectory Basement)
25 Mayfair Rd, New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Facilitator
Annie Ruvolo

Cost
$20.00 (books included)

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If you have questions, contact Melissa Usis at musis@drvc.org or call (516) 678-5800 ext. 567

 


 

Sep
28
Sat
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II – East Islip – Postponed @ St. Mary’s Parish, White House Conference Room
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II - East Islip - Postponed @ St. Mary’s Parish, White House Conference Room | East Islip | New York | United States

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]This facilitator series builds on Part I Training for understanding the specific principles of Bereavement Ministry and starting a support group.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This course will instruct on: [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

  • Forming a Group
  • The Group Process
  • Recap the “Lazarus Program”

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  • Helping Children & Adolescents Deal With Grief
  • Specific Grief Issues
  • Mentoring, Follow-Up, Resources

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator color=”sky”][vc_column_text]For the development and training of teams or individuals so they may provide the parish with a ministry to the bereaved. For those who have completed Part I. A certificate of completion will be given to those individuals who have completed the training.

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St. Mary’s Parish
White House Conference Room
20 Harrison Ave, East Islip, NY 11730

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Saturdays, September 28 and October 5, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Presenter: Margaret Peterson, RN, MS in Mental Health

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Advanced Registration is required.

Please fill out the form below to register or download the flyer.

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Sep
30
Mon
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II – Floral Park @ Our Lady of Victory
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II - Floral Park @ Our Lady of Victory | Manorville | New York | United States

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]This facilitator series builds on Part I Training for understanding the specific principles of Bereavement Ministry and starting a support group.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This course will instruct on: [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

  • Forming a Group
  • The Group Process
  • Recap the “Lazarus Program”

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  • Helping Children & Adolescents Deal With Grief
  • Specific Grief Issues
  • Mentoring, Follow-Up, Resources

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator color=”sky”][vc_column_text]For the development and training of teams or individuals so they may provide the parish with a ministry to the bereaved. For those who have completed Part I. A certificate of completion will be given to those individuals who have completed the training.

[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Location:
Our Lady of Victory
201 Plainfield Ave, Floral Park, NY 11001

Cost: $40.00 per person[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Day/Dates:
Mondays, September 30,
October 7, 21, and 28, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Presenter: Dr. Patricia Woods

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Advanced Registration is required.

Please fill out the form below to register or download the flyer.

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Oct
15
Tue
Liturgical Catechesis – The Sacraments @ Curé of Ars Parish - School Auditorium
Oct 15 @ 7:30 pm
Liturgical Catechesis - The Sacraments @ Curé of Ars Parish - School Auditorium

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Join Bishop Andrzej for a lecture series on Sacraments, presented as real ecounters with the living GOD, touching all stages and all the important moments of Christian life.

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Auxiliary Bishop, Diocese of Rockville Centre
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 7:30 p.m.

LOCATION

Curé of Ars Parish
School Auditorium
2323 Merrick Ave
Merrick, NY 11566

Please call or email to register: Suzanne Lynn at 516-744-6850;westernvicariate@drvc.org or Curé of Ars / Merrick at 516-623-1400

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Oct
19
Sat
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II – Hampton Bays @ St. Rosalie Parish
Oct 19 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II - Hampton Bays @ St. Rosalie Parish | Manorville | New York | United States

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]This facilitator series builds on Part I Training for understanding the specific principles of Bereavement Ministry and starting a support group.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This course will instruct on: [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

  • Forming a Group
  • The Group Process
  • Recap the “Lazarus Program”

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  • Helping Children & Adolescents Deal With Grief
  • Specific Grief Issues
  • Mentoring, Follow-Up, Resources

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator color=”sky”][vc_column_text]For the development and training of teams or individuals so they may provide the parish with a ministry to the bereaved. For those who have completed Part I. A certificate of completion will be given to those individuals who have completed the training.

[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Location:
St. Rosalie Parish
31 E. Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946

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Saturdays, October 19 and 26, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Presenter: Dr. Chris Hayes

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Advanced Registration is required.

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Nov
1
Fri
Saint Joseph’s Seminary Presents Blessed John Henry Newman Symposium @ St. Joseph Seminary
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm
Nov
14
Thu
“Beyond the Tears” Coping with Loss during the Holidays @ Sacred Heart Hall
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
“Beyond the Tears” Coping with Loss during the Holidays @ Sacred Heart Hall

Sponsored by Bereavement Ministry
Church of St. Mary, East Islip, NY

Thursday, November 14, 2019 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Sacred Heart Hall
Next to the church on Main Street
East Islip, NY 11730

All are welcome and please bring a friend.

Refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP to (631) 581-4266 ext. 101

Free will offering is appreciated.

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