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Events from July 8-23
SOCIAL ACTION SUMMER INSTITUTE: “FOCUS ON THE WORKER: ‘NEW THINGS’ IN LABOR 120 YEARS AFTER ‘RERUM NOVARUM’”
Loyola University New Orleans
National presenters: Auxiliary Bishop Gabino Zavala, Archdiocese of Los Angeles; Kathy Saile and Bill Quigley; Jesuit Father Fred Kammer; Tricia Hoyt; Joe Grant; Abdulrahman and Kathy Zeitoun.
Provides prayerful, intensive education and advocacy training covering the foundations of Catholic social teaching.
Visit www.catholicroundtable.org for information and registration.
ST. GERTRUDE, Louisiana Catfish Festival, July 8-10, 17292 Hwy. 631, Des Allemands. Times: July 8, 5-11 p.m.; July 9, 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; July 10, 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Food, music, rides. Free admission, parking. (985) 758-7542.
ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA, Luling, planning 50th anniversary celebration July 9, 4 p.m. Mass. Pictures and memorabilia requested. 234 Angus Drive. (985) 785-8885.
ST. MARY OF THE ANGELS, monthly LOC meeting, July 13, 7 p.m., rectory. Monthly parish council meeting, July 18, 7 p.m. ,rectory. St. Anthony devotion, every Tuesday, after 6:30 p.m. Mass. Senior luncheon/bingo with door prizes, July 21, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Open to seniors age 55 and older. 3501 North Miro St., New Orleans. 945-3186.
ST. RITA, Mary’s Group peace Mass, July 14, 7:30 p.m. Confessions, 6:30 p.m.; rosary 7 p.m. Celebrant: Msgr. Christopher Nalty, pastor, Good Shepherd parish. 7100 Jefferson Hwy., Harahan.
ST. PHILIP NERI, Ladies’ Co-op, used uniform sale, July 16, 10 a.m.–noon, Parishioners’ Center, 6500 Kawanee Ave., Metairie. www.stphilip neri.org.
ST. JOHN BOSCO, Women’s Society annual rummage sale, July 16, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Family Life Center, 2114 Oakmere Drive, Harvey, Woodmere subdivision.
GOD’S SPECIAL CHILDREN, Mass, July 10, 2 p.m., St. Francis Xavier, 444 Metairie Road. www.godsspecial children.org.
NAIM, Kenner/St. Philip Neri chapter, monthly meeting for widowed persons, July 13, 7 p.m., Parishioners’ Center, 6500 Kawanee Ave., Metairie. 466-3637.
OPUS SANCTORUM ANGELORUM, “Passio Domini,” Holy Hour and Mass, July 14, 8 p.m., National Shrine of Our Lady of Prompt Succor, 2701 State St., New Orleans. Celebrant and speaker: Operarios del Reina de Cristo Father William Wagner. workofthe firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANNUNCIATION ALUMNI LUNCHEON, July 24, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Jefferson Orleans South, 2536 Edenborn Ave., Metairie. Parade of prizes, silent auction, craft corner, with proceeds to benefit Sisters of the Most Holy Sacrament. Cost: $35, due by July 15. Ornaments with the school crest can be pre-ordered for $12. 836-6965.
ST. JUDE COMMUNITY CENTER, benefit concert, July 16, 7-10 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1416 Basin St., New Orleans. Irma Thomas, Michael Baptiste, The Mystics, Jo “Cool” Davis, Judy Spellman, Gina Brown, other performers. Tickets: $25, $35. 525-1551.
ALL SAINTS, choir concert, July 17, 4 p.m. The 8 o’clock Choir, traditional choir and guests will perform. 1441 Teche St., New Orleans.
RETROUVAILLE, weekend to support married couples undergoing difficulties, July 22-24, Lumen Christi Retreat Center, Schriever, La. 861-6243.
ROSARYVILLE SPIRIT LIFE CENTER, “What is the Good News in Your Life?” with Dominican Father Martin Iott. July 23, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Ponchatoula. Register: (225) 294-5039; email@example.com; www.rosaryvillela.com.
ST. RITA, Harahan, looking for graduates of the class of 1961 for a reunion. Call Janet Falterman, 554-5021.
ST. PHILIP NERI, Drama Club musical comedy, “The Nifty Fifties,” July 22-23, 7:30 p.m; July 24, 2:30 p.m. Tickets: $10 reserved; $7 adults and $4 children under 13, general admission. Tickets: e-mail sheryl firstname.lastname@example.org, 355-3919. Parishioners’ Center, 6600 Kawanee Ave., Metairie.
DEALING WITH CONFLICT, effective and practical ways of preventing conflicts, resolving those you cannot prevent and managing those you cannot resolve, July 30, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Gabriel the Archangel Church; and Sept. 10, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Loyola University Audubon Room. Co-sponsored by the Loyola Institute of Ministry. Presenter: Msgr. Doug Doussan. Fee: $25 for one or $100 for groups of four or more. (504) 491-1565.
ST. ANN CHURCH AND SHRINE, rededication, July 30, 10 a.m.