Retreats & Spiritual Enrichment Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities and Events to Support Local Organizations & Charities
Programs on Social Justice and Social Concerns
Resources for Families, e.g. Camps in the area
Shelby Boblick will facilitate the discussion, and we’ll use as a catalyst Open the Door: A Journey to the True Self, a book by Joyce Rupp. Mondays 6/4, 6/18, 7/9, 7/23, 8/13, 8/27. Come to one or all programs. St. Catherine of Siena-St. Lucy Church at 38 N. Austin Blvd. Questions or concerns? Call 630-240-2765.
Join teens around Oak Park and River Forest @ St. Luke’s Parish in River Forest for a monthly Youth Mass followed by dinner and Youth Group.
Discover Your Core of Love: Awaken the Larger Love That Wants to Free You! Apr. 18; May 2, 16, 30; Jun 13, 27; Jul 11 from 1-3PM
Untying the Knots – Polarization in America - Saturday, June 2 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Bloom Italiano Encore! Benefit for the Well Spirituality Center, Sunday June 10 at 3PM
Bluff Spring Fen Day Trip – Elgin, IL on Friday, June 15 at 9:45AM – 3:15PM
Expanding the Story. Three Workshops: Three Tools adapted from the world of Conflict Management. May 8, 15 and 22. 6:30-8 pm.
Summer Retreat Week: Images of God: June 3 – 8, 2018 or June 10 – 15, 2018.
Into the Land of Carmel: A Weeklong Retreat in the Carmelite Tradition: July 15 – 10, 2018
The Sisters of Providence are accepting applications until May 31 for those considering becoming a Providence Associate in the coming year. Providence Associates are women and men of diverse faith, ages 18 years and older, who share their own unique gifts and talents with others while walking with the Sisters of Providence.
St. John, Indiana. Thursday, June 14th. An air-conditioned bus will leave at 9:00 from St. Edmund’s parking lot and leave the Shrine at 2:00 so we should be home around 3:30
There’s a lot of stress these days among politically divided family members and friends. Polarized public conversations aren’t helping. Please join Better Angels, better-angels.org, for a workshop to sharpen skills for engaging in respectful conversations, those that clarify differences, search for common ground, and affirm the importance of relationships. When: On Saturday, June 16th from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm. Where: At Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake Street. Oak Park. This skills workshop is free of charge, but advance registration to the facilitator, firstname.lastname@example.org, is required.
A spiritual program for widowed men and women who want to resolve the normal grief they feel and begin to live again. Workshops and retreats throughout the year. Joyfulagain.org, (708) 354-7211, email@example.com. Upcoming Dates: 6/23-6/24 at St. Julie’s - Tinley Park. 7/21-7/22 at Holy Family - Inverness. 8/11 & 8/12 at Mary Queen – Elmhurst.
Anti-Aging Tips: May 24, 2018 4-5pm • Balance and Fall Screening: June 2, 2018 10am-2pm-Appointment required • Maintain Pelvic Health: June 21, 2018 11am-12pm • Considering Cosmetic Surgery? July 31, 2018 6:30-7:30pm
Consider joining Mercy Home for Boys & Girls' Heroes team for the sold-out Oct. 7 Bank of America Chicago Marathon and transforming the life of an abused child in Chicago. Info: Contact Jim Harding at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-738-9381
For boys and girls entering grades 7 through 11
The highly-acclaimed Totus Tuus Summer Camp, a week-long Catholic youth program, is coming again to our area, hosted by St. Luke Parish this summer.