An inclusive Vatican II Eucharistic Community

Toledo, Ohio

Upcoming Events

 

Now - Sunday September 24

2017 Compassion Games:  Global Unity Games–Building Bridges

Sign up to play at compassionatetoledo.org.  Report your efforts by email, or by phone to 567-343-9186 when event is completed or by September 25.


Tuesday

September 19, 10:30 am-noon

Being a Grandparent in 2017:  A Prayer and Reflection Opportunity

Lourdes University Regina Conference Room

Facilitated by Sister Jordan Schaefer.  $5

RSVP by email or 419-824-3528.


Tuesday

September 19, 1 pm

Martin Luther: 500 Years' Legacy

Educational Forum presented by Fr. Jared Wicks, SJ.

Sponsored by Elephants in the Living Room.

Saint Blase Parish, 12151 Fifteen Mile Road, Sterling Heights, MI

A light lunch will be served at noon. Please RSVP Tom Kyle at tjkyle@peoplepc.com or at 248-513-9960 if you would like to have lunch.


Wednesday

September 20, 6:30 pm

Advocates for a Clean Lake Erie Meeting

Learn more about Advocates for a Clean Lake Erie

Grace Lutheran Church, 4441 Monroe Street, Toledo


Thursday

September 21

International Day of Peace


Thursday

September 21, 6:15 pm

Sisters of St. Francis Peace Pole Dedication on the World Day of Peace

west side of the Lourdes Dining Hall


Thursday

September 21, 7 pm

Catholic-Muslim Dialogue

“Mary:  Her Role in the Koran and the Gospel”

With Sr. Shannon Schrein representing Catholic thought and Dr. Fatima Al-Hayana representing Islamic thought.  Moderated by Najwa Badawi.

Franciscan Center at Lourdes University.

Refreshments will be served

For more information:  419-472-4021.

Free and open to the public.


Saturday

September 23, 1-4 pm

Toledo Campus Ministry 50th Anniversary Celebration

Lawn Party!


Sunday

September 24, noon-1:30 pm

Demonstration for Peace

–against intervention, occupation and war, to condemn remote control killing by drone warfare and to amplify the demand for justice so peace can prevail.

Monroe and Alexis, Sylvania, Northwest Ohio Peace Coalition


Saturday

September 30, after the 4:30 Mass

Holy Spirit Catholic Community

Combined Community & Social Concerns Ministry Meeting


Tuesday

October 3, 8:45 am-5 pm

Beyond Dreamland:  A Coordinated Response to the Opiate Epidemic

featuring Sam Quinones

Afternoon Legal Program: Substance Abuse Treatment

featuring Robert J. Kasprzak, Mental Health & Recovery Services Board of Lucas County, plus a panel discussion.

Lucas County Children Services Conference & Learning Center, 711 Adams Street, Toledo.

For info and registration:  training@co.lucas.oh.us.

CEUs and CLEs pending.


Wednesday

October 4, 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Care of Creation Workshop

Join Bishop Daniel E. Thomas, Fr. Charles Ritter, Sister Sharon Havelak, Justin Kale, Jason Cervenec, Fr. Michael Connors, and Catholic Climate Covenant to receive tools and resources to start Creation Care Teams and learn how to live Laudato Si.

Findlay St. Michael, 750 Bright Road.

$20 pre-registration, $25 at the door.

RSVP by 9/27 to nlyster@toledodiocese.org.


Saturday

October 7

Fall Plant Exchange

Main Branch TLC Library parking garage

Details TBA.


Sunday

October 8, noon-1:30 pm

Demonstration for Peace

–against intervention, occupation and war, to condemn remote control killing by drone warfare and to amplify the demand for justice so peace can prevail.

Douglas, Tremainsville and Laskey Rd, Northwest Ohio Peace Coalition


Mondays, 6-8 pm

October 9, 16, 23, 30

November 6, 13

The Sultan and the Saint:  An Approach to Christian-Muslim Dialogue

Interested in nurturing relationships across religious boundaries?  Join the free six-week series at the Franciscan Center at Lourdes University.

Space is limited, so register online now.

For more info, contact Sophia Lloyd, or Dr. Fadia Abaza.


Thursday

October 19, 5:30-7 pm

Catholic-Lutheran Dialogue


Thursday

October 19, 5:30-7 pm

Pope Francis and His Critics

Fr. Jim Bacik lecture at Franciscan Center at Lourdes University

$15 at the door, $10 pre-registration.  Open to the public.

Information and register


Sunday

October 22

Toledo CROP Hunger Walk

Info online


Sunday

October 22, noon-1:30 pm

Demonstration for Peace

–against intervention, occupation and war, to condemn remote control killing by drone warfare and to amplify the demand for justice so peace can prevail.

Conant and Anthony Wayne Trail, Northwest Ohio Peace Coalition


Saturday

October 28, after the 4:30 Mass

Holy Spirit Catholic Community

Combined Community & Social Concerns Ministry Meeting


Tuesday

November 14, 7:30-9 pm

How to Save a River: Water Stewardship & Related Environmental Land-Use Issues, presented by Abigail Frost-King, President and Founder of Save Maumee
Grassroots Organization, Inc.

Franciscan Theater and Conference Center.  Presented by Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment (S.A.V.E.)

Free and open to the public.


Thursday

November 16, 5:30-7 pm

Pope Francis and His Critics

Fr. Jim Bacik lecture at Franciscan Center at Lourdes University

$15 at the door, $10 pre-registration.  Open to the public.

Information and register


Saturday

November 25, after the 4:30 Mass

Holy Spirit Catholic Community

Combined Community & Social Concerns Ministry Meeting


Saturday

December 9, 3 pm

Advent Reflection

Fr. Jim Bacik lecture at Franciscan Center at Lourdes University

$15 at the door, $10 pre-registration.  Open to the public.

Information and register


Thursday

December 14, 5:30-7 pm; no Mass

Fr. Jim Bacik Advent Reflection

Franciscan Center at Lourdes University


Monday

December 18

International Migrants Day


Saturday

December 30, after the 4:30 Mass

Holy Spirit Catholic Community

Combined Community & Social Concerns Ministry Meeting



2018


January 7-13

National Migration Week


Tuesday

January 23, 7:30-9 pm

Global Climate Disruption: How Do We Know? What Can We Do?

Presented by  Dr. Andy Jorgensen, UT Associate Professor of Chemistry
and Environmental Sciences.

Franciscan Theater and Conference Center.  Presented by Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment (S.A.V.E.)

Free and open to the public.


Tuesday

March 13, 7:30-9 pm

The Third Battle for Lake Erie

Presented by Advocates for a Clean Lake Erie, an environmental grassroots organization founded in Toledo to protect the Western Lake Erie basin and the communities that
depend on it.

Franciscan Theater and Conference Center.  Presented by Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment (S.A.V.E.)

Free and open to the public.


Wednesday

April 4, 7:30-9 pm

Our Sustainable Future—Ready or Not, Here We Come!

Presented by John Krochmainy, co-founder of Northwest State Community College’s “Education for Sustainability” and SAVE Board Member.

Franciscan Theater and Conference Center.  Presented by Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment (S.A.V.E.)

Free and open to the public.


Wednesday

June 20

World Refugee Day