Mount St. Scholastica
Community Calendar

2016

September 23 and 24: The Art of Pausing: Reclaiming a sense of balance in our lives, Judith Valente (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

September 25: Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibilitiy from the Catholic Bishops of the United States, Sister Barbara McCracken (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

September 25: Benedict's Vision, Work Made Holy, A series for young professional women with Sister Cecilia Olson. First of three; remaining sessions are Oct. 23 and Nov. 20 (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

September 25: Fellin Lecture "Who Needs Immigration Laws," 7:30 p.m., Benedictine College

September 26:  Affirmations and Living Free Group for women dealing with addictions, or any woman wanting to work on self-growth. (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

September 27: Book Discussion Group: "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll.

September 27: Healthy Relationships education and support group for survivors of domestic violence and other women who want to improve their ability to form positive relationships. (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

September 27: Las Mujeres (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

September 27: Caregivers Support Group (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

September 27: Knitting and Crocheting Group (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

September 28: Growing with God - A Plant-Lover's Retreat, Sister Judith Sutera. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

September 28: Scripture Study: Bible sharing and reflection, lectio and journaling. Meets weekly. (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

September 29: Bridges to Contemplative Dialogue with Thomas Merton and other wisdom writers. Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)


October 1: Oblate renewal day

October 1: Traveling the Road of Mercy: A Thomas Merton Retreat, Sister Sheila Carroll, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 2: Sabbath

October 4: A Quiet Morning - Coffee and Silence. Reservations required. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 4: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group, meets monthly on the first Tuesday of the month. (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

October 6: Bridges to Contemplative Dialogue with Thomas Merton and other wisdom writers, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 6: Women Writers Group, meets monthly on the first Thursday. (Keeler Women's Center, Kansas City, Kan.)

October 8: Discernment Retreat Day for women considering a call to religious life.

October 9: Praying with Mandalas, Sharon Highberger (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 12: The Desert Mothers, Sister Therese Elias, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 14 and 15: Souljourners (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 16: Welcome the Stranger, Sisters Irene Nowell and Esther Fangman and staff from Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 18: Give Beauty Back to God, Sister Thomasita Homan (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 20: Bridges to Contemplative Dialogue with Thomas Merton and other wisdom writers, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 21 and 22: Open My Eyes - The Divine Milieu, Sister Susan Barber, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 22: A Getaway for Self-Renewal, Sister Linda Zahner, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 23: Benedict's Vision - Work Made Holy, a series for young professional women with Sister Cecilia Olson. Second of three; remaining session is Nov. 20 (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 24: A Quiet Morning - Coffee and Silence, reservations required. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

October 25: Book Discussion Group, "Cutting for Stone" by Abraham Verghese, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll.

October 28 to 30: Everywhere a Blessing - A Celtic Spirituality Retreat, Sister Therese Elias, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)


November 3: New Hope for Depression, Sharon Highberger. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 3: Bridges to Contemplative Dialogue with Thomas Merton and other wisdom writers. Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 6: Sabbath

November 9: A Quiet Morning - Coffee and Silence. Reservations required. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 10: The God of Mercy in the Old Testament, Sister Irene Nowell, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 11 and 12: Souljourners practicum (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 13: Night of Dreams fundariser with silent and live auctions

November 16: Works of Mercy - Lessons from Dorothy Day, Sister Barbara McCracken, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 17: Bridges to Contemplative Dialogue with Thomas Merton and other wisdom writers, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 18 and 19: Souljourners (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 20: Benedict's Vision - Work Made Holy, a series for young professional women with Sister Cecila Olson. Last of three in a series. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 20: Oblate Sunday

November 22: A Getaway for Self-Renewal, Sister Linda Zahner (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

November 29: Book Discussion Group, "Lamb: The Gospel according to Biff" by Charlotte Childhood, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll.


December 1: Bridges to Contemplative Dialogue with Thomas Merton and other wisdom writers, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

December 2 and 3: An Advent Retreat, Sister Marcia Ziska, OSB (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

December 4: Sabbath

December 6: A Quiet Morning - Coffee and Silence. Reservations required. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

December 14: A Quiet Morning - Coffee and Silence. Reservations required. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

December 15: Bridges to Contemplative Dialogue with Thomas Merton and other wisdom writers, Sisters Gabrielle Kocour and Sheila Carroll. (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)


2017

January 7: A Getaway for Self-Renewal, Sister Linda Zahner  (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

January 14: New Hope for Depression, Sharon Highberger (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

January 25: Living with the Grief of Suicide, Sister Loretta McGuire (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

 

February 12: Saints and How to be One, Sister Judith Sutera (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

February 15: Ministering to Body, Mind and Spirit, Sister Linda Zahner (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

 

March 2: Lent with St. Benedict, Sister Judith Sutera (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

 

May 5 to 7: LifeSHIFT - Work and the Christian Journey, Tom Bachhuber (Sophia Center, Atchison, Kan.)

 

 

 

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