St. Mary's Cathedral Recitals
1111 Gough St. at Geary, San Francisco
415-567-2020, ext. 213
The following Sunday Recitals start at 4:00 pm and are free to the public, with ample free parking:
- 3/8 James Hicks (NJ), Organist
- 3/15 Angela Kraft Cross, Organist
- 3/22 Robert Gurney, Organist
- 3/29 Steve Denmark, Organist
- 4/5 Alexei Kodash, Violin, with Patrick Smith, Guitars
- 4/12 Christoph Tietze and David Hatt, Organists
- 4/19 "Lamb of God" by Rob Gardner, performed by Temple Hill Symphony Orchestra, Choir, and Soloists, directed by Alan Chipman. Free
- 4/26 Capella SF, under the direction of Ragnar Bohlin
Catholic Charities CYO Summer Camp
Make memories with Catholic Charities CYO Summer Camp. Register online at www.cyocamp.org by March 31st and receive an "Early Bird" discount of $40.00 to your camper fees. Also, CYO Camp will host their annual Open House on Saturday, March 21st, where you can tour the facilities, meet their staff, enjoy a free BBQ lunch, and participate in an afternoon of swimming, canoeing, archery, and closing campfire. Please RSVP to 707 874-0200.
Saturday March 28
The first 50 years of this good work continues to be celebrated throughout 2015 with monthly Mass and lunch at noon in the lower halls of Saint Mary's Cathedral, Gough Street entrance. All disabled people and their caregivers are invited. Also, volunteers are always welcome to assist in this cherished tradition. 415 239-4865.
Religious Vocation Discernment Retreat
Single Catholic women ages 18-40 are invited to a Religious Vocation Discernment Retreat with the Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul April 10th-12th, 2015 in Los Altos Hills. If you would like to know more about attending this prayerful and reflective discernment retreat, contact Sister Lisa Laguna at 650 949-8890 or email at SrLisaDC@aol.com. You can also find them on Facebook at Daughters of Charity Vocations US; follow them on Twitter.com/DofCharity; and read about them at DaughtersOfCharity.com.
Saturday April 11
Catholic TV Mass and God Squad Productions will hold its 8th annual Bocce Tournament / Picnic / 50-50 Raffle at the Marin Bocce Federation in Albert Park, San Rafael. Breakfast and warm-up practice starts at 8:30am. Each team is guaranteed 3 games, a full lunch, and plenty of adult beverages. For more info: 415 244-0771.
Notre Dame de Namur Reunion
Saturday April 11
San Francisco Notre Dame de Namur will honor the classes of 1935, 1945, 1955, 1965, 1975. Alumnae Mass in Mission Dolores Basilica at 10:30am + Lunch at the Spanish Cultural Center, 2850 Alemany Blvd. "Never Stopped Believing!" is the theme, so Giants attire is welcome.
For more info contact Katie O'Leary at email@example.com or 415 282-6588.
Fashion Show at Olympic Club
Saturday April 11
"Breakfast at Tiffany's" fashion show and lunch benefiting Saint Stephen School at the Olympic Club, Lakeside. For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
World Meeting of Families
The World Meeting of Families is an international event, which was begun by Pope Saint John Paul II in 1994. The last 3 editions (2006, 2009, 2012) were held in Valencia, Mexico City, and Milan but in 2015, the World Meeting of Families will be held in the United States for the very first time, and will take place from September 22nd to September 27th in Philadelphia, PA.
From noon on Tuesday to noon on Friday (September 22nd to 25th) there will be a Congress, with speakers and breakout sessions. Participants numbering from 10,000 to 15,000 are expected.
The highlight of the meeting will be a Papal visit from Friday to Sunday, culminating in a Papal Mass on Sunday, which is expected to draw over a million people. Registration for the Congress is $350.