2017-2018 Calendar of Events

Nov 2017 – August 2018

or downloadable/print sheet here: ICDA calendar of events 2017-18

 

November 18 – Fr. Solanus Casey becomes “Blessed” in Detroit, Michigan

see Fr. Mike’s vlog at Youtube  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euXo1supfNs

 

November 23rd – Blessed Thanksgiving

 

December 3rd – Advent begins

December 8 – Immaculate Conception

December 25 – Christmas Day

January 1 Happy New Year’s Day – Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God – Pray for

World Peace

January 18 – 22 – National Catholic Office for the Deaf “Pastoral Week” – Seattle,

WA – more information – contact www.ncod.org

January 23rd – Feast Day of St. Francis DeSales –

St. Francis DeSales and Martin (photo credit to Center of Deaf Ministries, Landover Hills, MD)

Patron Saint for Deaf people

 

February 14 – Ash Wednesday

 

March 25 – Palm Sunday

 

April 1 – Easter

 

April 7 – Catholic DeaFest – Kearny, NJ – Free admission. Fr. Mike Depcik as guest speaker – contact Kate Slosar at kate.slosar@camdendiocese.org

April 13 – 15 – Cursillo Leadership Training – Chicago IL – contact Arvilla Rank at

arvilla35@att.net. Deadline to sign up is March 23, 2018.

April 27-28 – ICDA-US Midwest Regional Conference, Milwaukee, WI

for more information – contact 2018icdausmwr@gmail.com

 

June 8-9 ICDA-US Northeast Regional Conference, Washington DC

for more information – contact icdane2018@gmail.com

June 25 -29 –DEAF Catholic Pilgrimage – Rome, Italy

hosted by Deaf Catholic Youth Initiative  for the Americas ( DCYIA)

 

July 13-15– Men’s Retreat –For more information, contact Sr. Kathleen Schipani at sr.kschipani@archphila.org.  The retreat house is at https://sanalfonsoretreats.org

August 10-12 – Womens’ Retreat weekend –– Long Branch, NJ

Sue Gudenkauf and Kate Slosar, Co-Presenters. For more information, you may contact Kate Slosar at kate.slosar@camdendiocese.org 

Retreat house is at https://sanalfonsoretreats.org/

August 21-26 – World Meeting of Families – Dublin Ireland www.worldmeeting2017.ie