The Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women invite everyone to their 20th Biennial Convention "Living the Gospel: Relationships and Evangelization" 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. April 28 at the Catholic Pastoral Center. The guest speaker Dr. Alexander Schimpf, director of the Office of Marriage and Family Life Ministry. Registration is $15, includes lunch. To register, call Mary Ann Schmiit at (405) 650-9674.
The “Internet pornography: Equipping parents for an ongoing conversation” workshop is 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. April 19 in the conference center at the Catholic Pastoral Center, 7501 Northwest Expressway. Ryan Foley, vice president of business development for Covenant Eyes, is speaker. There will be simultaneous Spanish translation.
Trinity Gardens Apartments open house is 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. May 6 at 3825 N.W. 19, OKC. Apartments are designated for residents age 62 and older. Specific incomes required. Tour the property. Contact Katy, Sandie or Barbara, (405) 947-4143.
St. Charles Borromeo Quinceañera retreat is 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. May 12. It is required for upcoming Quinceañeras in the next year, and a great retreat for young ladies. Cost $50, includes materials and meals. To register, call (405) 789-2595, Ext. 305.
The monks of St. Gregory’s Abbey invite St. Gregory’s alumni, former students, faculty and staff as well as the friends of St. Gregory’s for Mass, lunch and fellowship on Sunday, May 20, at St. Gregory’s Abbey church and grounds. Mass 10:30 a.m. with picnic following.
St. John, Edmond, will host a retreat to Arkansas May 21-22. May 21 is a trip from Edmond to Subiaco, Ark. Lunch and tour included at Weiderkehr’s Winery and Weinkeller restaurant; visit St. Mary and arrive at Subiaco Coury House Abbey Retreat Center. May 22 is a trip from Subiaco to Fort Smith to Edmond. Prayer times, vespers, guided tour of the abbey and visit the Immaculate Conception Church. Price $249 pp dbl; $284 single. Contact Harry Kocurek at (405) 340-0691.
Saint Ann Retirement Center, 7501 W. Britton Rd., is having their annual health fair and open house 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. April 25. There will be healthy snacks, entertainment and representatives from various health-related organizations. Tour guides will be available and door prizes will be given away throughout the day. Contact Richard, Maria or Theresa at (405) 721-0747.