At 6 p.m. on Feb. 22 Soccoro Truchan of St. Paul Street Evangelization will be in the Leven Center at St. Francis Xavier, Enid, for the "10 Great Ways to be an Evangelist" lecture. At 7:30 p.m. the lecture will be in Spanish, "10 Diez Grandes Maneras de ser un Evangelista Católica." The events are free to attend.
St. Thomas More University Parish, Norman, and the University of Oklahoma Catholic Student Association present a True Family Lecture with Maureen Condic, M.D., associate professor of neurobiology and anatomy at the University of Utah School of Medicine. The lecture is titled “Virtues and the Utilitarian Frontiers of Science.”
The Central Oklahoma Chapter of Hearing Loss Association of America (COCHLAA) will offer a $1,000 scholarship for two students attending higher education this fall. Applications are available at OKCHearingLoss.org and the Hearing Helpers Room, 5100 N. Brookline, Suite 100, OKC. The applicant must have a hearing loss. No age requirement; Oklahoma institution is choice of applicant; four-year college, community college, career tech, etc.
The University of Central Oklahoma will host the Sewing Hope Gala with Sister Rosemary 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. March 9, in the Nigh University Center ballrooms, 100 N. University Dr., Edmond. Tickets $50; $500 table of 10; $1,000 event sponsor, includes table. Register by March 5 at www.prosforafrica.com. Contact UCO Leadership Central at (405) 974-5560.
St. William Catholic Church will host the 6th annual Calf Fry Fundraiser Noon - 3 p.m. April 15 at Bryan County Fairgrounds Haggard Hall, 1901 S. 9, Durant. Live auction 1:30 p.m., silent auction, raffles, kids’ activities. Drawing for $500 cash prize. Event to benefit new education building/parish hall building fund. Meal tickets $20 by April 15; $25 at the door. Contact Ginger Lewis at (580) 916-1438 or church office at (580) 924-1989.
The Spiritual Life Center in Wichita, Kan., welcomes master iconographer Theodore Papadopoulos from Larissa, Greece, for a six-day intensive iconography course 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. June 25-30. Participants write (paint) the icon of Christ Pantokrator. Pricing includes expert instruction, course materials, daily lunch and lodging. Visit www.SLCWichita.org.
The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City invites you on a pilgrimage Sept. 21-29 to Italy with Fr. Brian Buettner for the diaconate ordinations of seminarians Jerome Krug and William Banowsky. Seven nights’ accommodation at four-star city-center hotels (three nights in Assisi, four nights in Rome); daily breakfast; four dinners with wine, including a welcome and farewell dinner; daily Mass arrangements; sightseeing and more. Cost is $3,499 pp if booked by March 21. Visit www.ctscentral.net/trips/pilgrimages/pilgrimage-italy-diaconate-ordinations-archdiocese-oklahoma-city.
The mission of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Youth Camp is to nurture positive Catholic values in young people and to provide campers a community of faith and fun in a safe environment. We promote the personal and spiritual growth in each young person by developing their prayer life, social skills, independence and respect for others. Each session begins on Sunday with registration 5-6 p.m. and ends on Friday with pick-up 4-5 p.m. www.archokc.org/youth-and-young-adult-office/summer-camp.