Events in May 2015
May 1, 2015 - St. Gregory Chapel, Athenaeum of Ohio - Adoration & Worship
Friday, May 1, 2015, 6:30 p.m. Come to tour First Vigil Praise event, an evening of Adoration and worship in the St. Gregory the Great Chapel at the Athenaeum of Ohio. vigil Praise is based on an eponymous event started in the Archdiocese of Denver in 1999. "This event, at the heart of it, is for all the young adults in the diocese," said Luke Carey, Assistant Director for the Office of New Evangelization. Doors to the chapel open at 6:30 p.m. and a rosary will be recited. The event begins in earnest at 7 p.m. with the rite of Eucharistic Exposition. At 8:15 p.m. the Rite of Eucharistic Benediction will take place and a social will follow in the atrium downstairs. Location: 6616 Beechmont Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45230.
May 2, 2015 - Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur - Morning of Spirituality and 2 other events
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9:30-10 a.m. Gathering/Welcome, 10 a.m.-Noon, Presentation /Sharing. Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur invite you to attend a Morning of Spirituality. "Wishing Up to Lady Wisdom" led by Mary Ann Humbert, SC. Location: Mt. Notre Dame de Namur Spirituality Center; 701 E. Columbia Avenue; Cincinnati, OH. To register, please contact Sr. Marie Smith, SNDdeN, Director, 513-679-8191 or <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com</a>. A free will offering is suggested.
Saturday, May 2-Saturday, May 9, 2015. come and sail away on a 7-night Catholic Alaska Cruise with Father Leo Prengaman on Holland American Westerdam out of Seattle, Washington. Ports of Call: Juneau, Alaska; Glacier Bay; Sitka, Alaska; Ketchikan, Alaska; Victoria, British Columbia; Seattle, Washington. Prices begin at $2004 for two passengers. This included all port fees and taxed. Daily Mass offered. Deposits of only $350 per person will reserve your cabin. Space is limited. For further info or to register, contact Doug or Eileen at 860-399-1785/ Doug@CatholicCruisesaandTours.com
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 5-10 p.m. Come and join us as we host a non-traditional combination of fun filled activities for the whole family! Your prescribed remedy will be waiting for you in our outdoor Biergarten and Pavilion. Dinning: $8 Kentucky style chicken buffet opens at 7 pm; free snacks provided. Admission: $5 per person/$10 per family (12 years and under free admission with free hot dogs and free soda) Attire: Horse Race Party Attire Requested (we will have our best Derby Hat and Tie awards. Open to the Public.
May 3, 2015 - St. Xavier High School - Jazz Ensemble and 2 other events
Sunday, May 3, 2015, 2 p.m. Come to the 16th Annual Michael Benson concert and see The Phil DeGreg Trio and Don Braden; a world class musician and recording artist with 18 cd's. These two fabulous artists will perform solo, then join the award winning St. Xavier High School Jazz Band in a concert that 's sure to delight! The Michael Benson endowment brings world class artists to the Walter C Deye SJ Performance Center each spring, who perform in memory of former St. Xavier High School student Michael Benson who died tragically in a car crash after his graduation in 1999.
Sunday, May 3, 2015, 5-6 p.m. Research shows that prayer plays a critical role in a man's decision to become a priest. What can YOU do to promote the priesthood? Pray! Come to a Holy Hour for vocations to the priesthood in the St. Gregory the Great Chapel at Mount St. Mary's Seminary, located at 6616 Beechmont Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45230. Phone: 513-231-2223.
Sunday, May 3, 2015, 5-8 p.m. St. Clare Church in College Hill is sponsoring an Italian evening at the church located at 1443 Cedar Avenue. Get home-style Italian food and enjoy live entertainment for $15 per adult, $7 per child 10 and under. All proceeds benefit isolated and lonely elderly in Cincinnati.
May 6, 2015 - Holy Redeemer, New Bremen - Evening in Rome and 2 other events
Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 5:30 p.m. Come and Enjoy "An Evening in Rome". The Mother, Daughter, Sister, Friend Party will be a relaxing evening spent in Rome. Great food, entertainment and fun! Bring your mothers, daughters, sisters and friends and join us in the parish hall. The meal will be served at 6 p.m. followed by entertainment. Cost: $4 for adult and children 12 and under $1
Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 7 p.m. The Notre Dame Club of Springfield and St. Teresa Parish have announced that they will again cosponsor a Hesburgh Lecture. Professor Timothy Matovina, Professor of Theology and the Executive Director for the Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame, will present a lecture entitled, Our Lady of Guadalupe: Faith and Tradition. The lecture will be held in Father Collins Hall in the basement of St. Teresa Church; located at the corner of N. Limestone St and Floral Ave in Springfield, Ohio. All are welcome to attend. Admission will be free. Refreshments will follow the lecture. The Hall is handicapped accessible. For more information, contact St. Teresa Parish Office at: 937-342-8861
Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 7:30 p.m. A mass with a healing service will be held at St. Ignatius Church; 5222 North Bend Road; Cincinnati, OH 45247. Phone: 513-661-6565. Questions? Call Sister Chris at 471-5483. Sponsored by Lighthouse Renewal Center.
May 7, 2015 - Theology on Tap - Cancun Restaurant and 2 other events
Thursday's May 7-21, 2015, 7 p.m. Theology on Tap is a lecture and discussion series for people in their 20's & 30's, single or married. It is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and local parishes. We meet in a local bar or restaurant for food, drink and lively discussion about things that matter to you and the Catholic faith. All young adults are welcome! The discussion starts this week @ 7:30 p.m. Speaker: Ryan Lopez. Location: Cancun Restaurant; 4747 Montgomery Road; Norwood, OH 45212.
Thursday's, May 7-May 21, 2015, 7 p.m. Theology on Tap is a lecture and discussion series for people in their 20's and 30's, single or married. It is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and local parishes. We meet in a local bar or restaurant for food, drink and lively discussion about things that matter to you and the Catholic faith. All young adults are welcome. Tonight @ 7:30 p.m. the Speaker is: Vincent Colman Location: Oregon Express; 36 E. Fifth Street; Dayton, OH 45402.
Thursday, May 7, 2015, 7:30 p.m. The evening of Prayerful Reflection to Promote Healing after Pregnancy and Infant Loss is open to anyone associated with miscarriage, stillbirth, infant loss and abortion. The evening is designed to promote healing through scripture, witnesses, and music. Fr. Don McCarthy, a great believer in the dignity of unborn babies, will read scripture, present an explanation of God's direct will versus God's permissive will and offer Reconciliation. Location: St. Ignatius Church; 5222 N. Bend Road; Cincinnati, OH 45247. For more information call Donna Murphy at 607-6083.
May 8, 2015 - Santa Maria Community Services - Bienestar Recognition Lunch and 3 other events
Friday, May 8, 2015, 12-1 p.m. Each May, the Bienestar Program of Santa Maria Community Services honors local leaders of the Hispanic and Latino communities at its annual Bienestar Recognition Luncheon. Proceeds benefit Santa Maria's Wellness (Bienestar) program. Bienestar means "well-being" in Spanish and is aimed at helping the Hispanic/Latino population navigate through the health system. Nos vemos alli! Speaker: Dr. Christy O'Dea, University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Location: The Renaissance Hotel; 36 E. 4th Street; Cincinnati, OH 45202. For more information contact Leslie at 513-557-2730, ext. 408.
Friday, May 8, 2015, 6-7:30 p.m. Various student works of art will be on display through the school. There is no charge for this show. Open to the Public.
Friday, May 8, 2015, 7:30 p.m. This concert features McAuley's Orchestra, Chorus and Vocal Ensemble. Concert will be in McAuley's Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $5 at the door. Location: McAuley High School; 6000 Oakwood Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45224. Open to the Public.
Friday, May 8, 2015, 7:30 p.m. Our Lady of Grace Drama Club presents Guys and Dolls, Jr. in the Little Flower Parish Center. You can purchase tickets in advance by contacting Amy Ahrnsen at 542-8554. Tickets will also be sold at the door. All tickets are $4.
May 9, 2015 - McAuley High School - Mother/Daughter Alumnae Brunch and 4 other events
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. All McAuley High School alumnae are cordially invited to the biannual Alumnae Mother Daughter Brunch, where we will celebrate spring and Mother's Day. The brunch will be held at Clovernook Country Club. The cost is $21 per person and reservations are requested by May 1. Tickets can be purchased online at www.mcauleyhs.net/brunch or check can be sent, made payable to McAuley; 6000 Oakwood Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45224. With your reservation, please indicated if you have a seating preference (other alumns and/or mothers). Tables are set for groups of 8 and 10. For more information, please contact Brigitte Foley at firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 6-9 p.m. This event celebrating our 10th Anniversary Celebration will begin with a banquet. The keynote speaker will be Fr. Freddy Washington, C.S.Sp. pastor of St. Mark the Evangelist Church in Harlem, NY and a former pastor of both St. James and Resurrection Churches. Fr. Freddy, as he is commonly called, is a dynamic speaker and was one of the early visionaries leading the merged parishes toward the formation of St. Benedict the Moor. St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church located at 519 Liscum Drive in Dayton. For more information on banquet tickets please call St. Benedict office at 937-268-6697.
Saturday, May 9, 2014, 7:30 p.m. The Hit Men will round out the season at the McAuley Performing Arts Center. Comprised of former members of the Four Seasons along with session players who have performed and recorded with the likes of Elton John, Jim Croce, Carly Simon and Cat Stevens, the Hit Men perform all of the hits they have been associated with over the years. They also enthrall audiences with some of the amazing stories of being on the road with Frankie Valli and recording and performing with so many great artists over the years. Tickets for all events are $35 in advance and $40 day of show. Assigned seating is also available for an extra $5.
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 7:30 p.m. The Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society will present the Hit Men which features former stars of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons at McAuley Performing Arts Center. In addition to reliving all of the classic Jersey Boy Hits, you will hear all of the other classic hits the other band members wrote, recorded and performed with artists such as Elton John, Cat Stevens, Carly Simon, Jim Croce and many more. This is not a tribute band. Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 day of show. For tickets and information go to www.gcparts.org or call 513-570-0652.
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 7:30 p.m. Our Lady of Grace Drama Club presents Guys and Dolls, Jr. in the Little Flower Parish Center. You can purchase tickets in advance by contacting Amy Ahrnsen at 542-8554. Tickets will also be sold at the door. All tickets are $4.
May 10, 2015 - St. Benedict the Moor - 10th Anniversary Mass & Reception
Sunday, May 10, 2015, 11 a.m. This event celebrating the 10th Anniversary with Mass and Reception will be presided by Most Reverend Joseph Binzer, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. A reception will be held immediately after the 11 am mass. St. Benedict the Moor Church is located at: 519 Liscum Drive in Dayton. For information on all anniversary events planned, the St. Benedict Office maybe contacted at 937-268-6697.
May 14, 2015 - Theology on Tap - Cancun Restaurant and 2 other events
Thursday's, May 14-21, 2015, 7 p.m. Theology on Tap is a lecture and discussion series for people in their 20's & 30's, single or married. It is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and local parishes. We meet in a local bar or restaurant for food, drink and lively discussion about things that matter to you and the Catholic faith. All young adults are welcome! The discussion begins @ 7:30 p.m. Speaker: Fr. Jon-Paul Bevak. Location: Cancun Restaurant; 4747 Montgomery Road; Norwood, OH 45212
Thursday's, May 14-May 21, 2015, 7 p.m. Theology on Tap is a lecture and discussion series for people in their 20's and 30's, single or married. It is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and local parishes. We meet in a local bar or restaurant for food, drink and lively discussion about things that matter to you and the Catholic faith. All young adults are welcome. Tonight @ 7:30 p.m. the Speaker is: Fr. Adam Puntel. Location: Oregon Express; 36 E. Fifth Street; Dayton, OH 45402
Thursday, May 14, 2015, 8 p.m. Monthly Holy Hour with prayerful music for those discerning a Vocation or praying for Vocations. Located at Our Lady of the Holy Spirit; 5440 Moeller Avenue; Norwood, OH 45212. Sponsored by Archdiocese Vocations Office and Children of Mary. Come and bring a friend!
May 15, 2015 - Elder High School - 15th Annual EBA Golf Classic and 2 other events
Friday, May 15, 2015, 12 Noon 15th Annual Elder Businessmen's Association Golf Classic. An important scholarship fundraising event to assist graduating seniors in continuing their education. Place: Grand Oak Golf Course; 370 Grand Oak Drive; West Harrison, IN 47060. $75 per golfer; $300 per team of four. There will be a 4-person Scramble; Raffle Prizes! Shotgun Start; Women Welcome; Dinner Included. For more information call Frank Panzeca at 513-241-3111 (day) or 513- 451-0458 (evening)
Friday, May 15-Sunday, May 17, 2015. The Dominican Sisters of Peace are sponsoring a Weekend of Pray, in Blacklick, Ohio, for single, Catholic women ages 18-45 who may e considering religious life or ministry in the Church. Come and learn various ways that Christians have found helpful in deepening their relationship with the Living God in prayer. Space is limited so register early! For more information call or text Sr. Pat Dual, OP at 614-216-7688 or email at email@example.com
Friday, May 15-Monday, May 18, 2015. Come and See experience in the Glenmary Missions! The trip will include visits to Glenmary missions, opportunities to meet Priest and Brothers, time with other men in discernment as well as personal and group reflections and prayer. This trip is for single men between the ages of 18-40. Please contact Bro. David at firstname.lastname@example.org or 513-881-7411 for more information.
May 17, 2015 - Franciscan Sisters of the Poor - Coffee and Conversation and 2 other events
Sunday, May 17, 2015, 10 a.m. The Franciscan Sisters of the Poor welcome you to join us at our 10 am Mass followed by Coffee and Conversation at St. Clare Chapel; 60 Compton Road; Cincinnati, OH 45215 (near Wyoming). What a great opportunity to meet our sisters; especially if you are discerning a religious vocation. Hear about our history and ministries. Be a part of our future! www.sfp-vocations.org 761-9040, ext. 132 or email@example.com
Sunday, May 17, 2015, 1:30 p.m. Plan to celebrate the 10th annual Rosary Rally held at Elder High School's football stadium (The Pit). The celebration starts with a procession and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament as the center of our devotion. The recitation of the Holy Rosary, together with worship songs, and prayers along with a 60 foot helium filled balloon rosary make this gathering a memorable event. Annually nearly tow thousand attendees come to this prayerful event. Your presence makes a difference and blesses all those attending. Local priest in our Archdiocese will lead us in prayer. In case of bad weather, we will move indoors to the basketball gymnasium. Any questions call Guy Langenbrunner at 763-0613 or Roger Glandorf at 251-7729.
Sunday, May 17, 2015, 5 p.m. Church Festival season begins, St. Aloysius Gonzaga; 4366 Bridgetown Rd. Meet at Flower and Fruit stand. For more information contact Larry at 520-1323.
May 18, 2015 - Catholic Alumni Club Cincinnati - Meeting @ St. Aloysius Festival and 3 other events
Monday, May 18, 2015 Ursuline Academy Athletic Boosters Present the 26th Annual Golf Classic at O'Bannon Creek Golf Club; 6842 Oakland Drive; Loveland, OH 45140. The Golf Classic is the major fundraising event for the Ursuline Academy Boosters. It is a great event, a great course and a great cause - The UA Teams! The proceeds from the Classic will provide additional support for our current and future teams as well as our past "UA Greats". Join us on May 18th and ROAR with the Lions! For more information contact Jack Cameron at 256-7680 email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Diane Redmond at 791-8143 email: email@example.com Cost: $150 Checks should be made payable and sent to Ursuline Golf Classic; 5535 Pfeiffer Road; Cincinnati, OH 45242
Monday, May 18, 2015, 9:30 a.m. Mark your calendar for the 12th Annual George Knittle Memorial Bayley Golf Classic at the Western Hills Country Club; 5780 Cleves Warsaw Avenue. Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. 11 a.m. Shot gun start (box lunch provided on cards; drinks and snacks on course throughout the day). 4:30 p.m. reception; 6 p.m. Awards and raffles. Golf includes 18 holes of golf and cart, refreshments, box lunch, reception and awards to top teams and hole prizes. Proceeds benefit Bayley residents and Bayley Adult Program members in need. Any questions, call Bayley Marketing Office at 513-347-4040 or email: Kathy.firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, May 18-Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 7-8:30 p.m. A New Pentecost-The Coming of the Holy Spirit; Again. Speakers: Fr. Norman Langenbrunner is a priest ordained for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, ordained 1970. After 10 years of high school teaching, a few years as an associate pastor and 26 years as a pastor, he retired from parish administration to write, teach and preach parish missions across the country. Jeanne Hunt is a nationally recognized speaker and authority in catechesis and evangelization. She is a frequent contributor for the Catholic Telegraph. She is the author of many books and her latest book is "Raising a Moral Child" published by Paulist Press. Location: 7600 Winton Road; Cincinnati, OH 45224 - Main Church. Refreshments After!
May 19, 2015 - Catholic Alumni Club Cincinnati - Volunteer Opportunity and 1 other event
Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Volunteer at the St. George Food Pantry; Calhoun and Dennis Streets, Clifton. For more information, call Don at 574-8573.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 6:00 p.m. The St. Xavier Bombers Baseball team will take on Anderson High School at Great American Ball Park during the "Big League Weekend" on Saturday. You can attend the game and cheer on the Bombers for FREE after first sending in $10 and you will receive a ticket for Tuesday Reds game against Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday, June 9th at 7:10 p.m. If you can't make it to St. Xavier to purchase tickets or you want tickets for a different Reds game with your purchase of the high school ticket you can visit the Reds Ticket Page for this event at www.reds,com/hsshowcase Make sure if ordering tickets online that you select St. Xavier as your high school affiliation.
May 21, 2015 - Theology on Tap, Dayton - Oregon Express and 1 other event
Thursday, May 21, 2015, 7 p.m. Theology on Tap is a lecture and discussion series for people in their 20's and 30's, single or married. It is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and local parishes. We meet in a local bar or restaurant for food, drink and lively discussion about things that matter to you and the Catholic faith. All young adults are welcome! The discussion begins @ 7:30 p.m. Speaker: Sean Ater. Location: Cancun Restaurant; 4747 Montgomery Road; Norwood, OH 45212.
Thursday, May 21, 2015, 7 p.m. Theology on Tap is a lecture and discussion series for people in their 20's and 30's, single or married. It is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and local parishes. We meet in a local bar or restaurant for food, drink and lively discussion about things that matter to you and the Catholic faith. All young adults are welcome. Tonight @ 7:30 p.m. the Speaker is: Fr. Steve Dos Santos, C.PP.S. Location: Oregon Express; 36 E. Fifth Street; Dayton, OH 45402.
May 22, 2015 - Catholic Alumni Club Cincinnati - Midwest Regional Convention and 1 other event
Friday, May 22-Monday, May 25, 2015. Midwest Regional Convention in Columbus, Ohio. For more information, contact Andi at 821-2440.
Friday, May 22, 2015, 11 a.m. Join your friends and fellow parishioners for an afternoon of golf, food and fun. California Golf Course; 5924 Kellogg Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45228. Check in and Honey Baked Ham boxed lunch begins at 11 a.m.; shotgun start at Noon; Best Ball Scramble; on the course contests; putting contest; hole in one; door prizes; buffet dinner following golf. $500 for a foursome; $125 single player; $150/$300/$500 hole sponsors. All proceeds benefit the Guardian Angels youth sport programs. Questions: Call Todd Sweeney @ 859-547-2748 or Dino Re @ 235-2062 Register online at http://www.gaboosters.org click on my account tab; under the register tab; select add participant; and follow the wizard to add yourself as a participant.
May 23, 2015 - Catholic Alumni Club Cincinnati - Midwest Regional Convention and 2 other events
Saturday, May 23, 2015, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Please join us for a day of reflection where we will explore themes from the life of St. Francis that point the way for living a dynamic, faith-filled life. We will reflect on Pope Francis' embodiment of Franciscan values and the Franciscan Charism. St. Francis, a man of peace, is a saint for our times. Speaker: Bro. Bob Baxter, OFM Conv and Sr. Olga Wittekind, OSF, PhD. Cost: $45 includes workshop and lunch. Stay over another night for $80 to watch movie "Welcome to Shelbyville". Package includes: workshop, lunch and private room (1 night). For more information, please call us at 812-933-6437
Saturday, May 23-Sunday, May 24, 2015, 10a.m. -2 p.m.. Truly Blest Resale Shop is looking for volunteers to help work at the store. Volunteers sort through donations, help with sales, tag items and other various duties. If you are interested in supporting this great store, please contact store manager Ann Cordier or Sarah Monnin at 513-583-1600. All proceeds from the store sales benefit the programs and services of Birthright of Greater Cincinnati.
May 25, 2015 - St. Joseph New Cemetery - Memorial Day Field Mass
Monday, May 25, 2015, 10 a.m. The Annual Memorial Day Field Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph New Cemetery, Celebrant: Fr. Chris Lack. Families and friends of those buried in the Catholic Cemeteries are cordially invited to participate. Location: 4500 Foley Road; Cincinnati, OH 45238.
May 29, 2015 - St. Bernadette, Amelia - Lecture Series
Friday, May 29, 2015. This is a dynamic series of seven talks given by prominent speakers and live streamed in the Hall, Stievenard Hall. Each lecture is FREE. If you are unable to attend the talks at St. Bernadette, you can email email@example.com from the Ruah Wood New Evangelization Center and pay $10 per lecture to be live streamed directly to your personal computer.
May 30, 2015 - St. Bernadette, Amelia - Lecture Series and 2 other events
Saturday, May 30-Sunday, May 31, 2015, 10a.m. -2 p.m.. Truly Blest Resale Shop is looking for volunteers to help work at the store. Volunteers sort through donations, help with sales, tag items and other various duties. If you are interested in supporting this great store, please contact store manager Ann Cordier or Sarah Monnin at 513-583-1600. All proceeds from the store sales benefit the programs and services of Birthright of Greater Cincinnati.
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 1:30 p.m. Shotgun Start, Mercer County Elks; 4 - person Team Scramble; Non-member entry $50 per player. Member entry $25 per player; limited to first 22 teams. May mix members and non-members on same team. entry includes green fees and cart fees. Call or text Tom Remaklus at 419-852-2987 to enter your team.
May 31, 2015 - Catholic Alumni Club Cincinnati - Dinner @ Henke's Winery
Sunday, May 31, 2015. Please join us for dinner at Henke's Winery; 3077 Harrison Avenue; Westwood. For more information contact Larry at 520-1323.