June 14, 2015
Dan Burke will be sharing the story of his faith journey and presenting topics from his book, “Navigating the Interior Life,” on Sunday evening, June 14, 2015, at Christ the King, in Ann Arbor. Dan is the Executive Director of the National Catholic Register, founder of the Avila Institute, an international online spiritual formation program, and creator of one of the most widely read Catholic blogs: SpiritualDirection.com. Each participant will receive a copy of Dan’s life-changing book, “Journey to God.” To register, send a check for $25 with your contact information to Heart of Christ P.O. Box 341, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106. Proceeds will benefit the formation of Priests and Religious. For questions contact Jeannette Barbacane at [email protected] or Tesa Fleming at [email protected]
June 17, 2015
June 17th On the March
The Ann Arbor Civic Band kicks off the 80th season performing great marches from Sousa to Mancini.
June 24, 2015
June 22nd Swingin’ to the Big Bands
Bring your dancing shoes and swing to Big Band favorites from some of the greats. The Ann Arbor Civic Band performs the music of Miller, Goodman, Carmichael and more.
July 8, 2015
July 8th Children’s Concert
Bring along your Teddy Bear to march in the great Teddy Bear Picnic Parade and enjoy the music from Frozen, Up, How to Train Your Dragon and more.
July 15, 2015
July 15th Gershwin, Porter and Berlin
The Band pays tribute to the great American songwriters, George and Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter and Irving Berlin.
July 22, 2015
July 22nd At the Movies
The Ann Arbor Civic Band concludes its 80th season performing some of the most popular themes from the silver screen.
June 15, 2015
All 3 yr. olds – 5th grade are invited to join in bible Stories, singing, crafts, games, snacks, opening and closing devotions, all focused on Jesus who loves us perfectly, and asks us to let Him work through us to love all. Vacation Bible School will be held at Faith Lutheran Church and School, 3033 Wilder rd. Bay City, Mon. June 15th – Fri. June 19th from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
July 17, 2015
Join Johnnette Benkovic, international retreat master, Fr. Philip Scott and Dr. Monica Miller, July 17th through the 19th for a weekend of outstanding teachings, special liturgies, a healing prayer service and so much more.
This year’s Women of Grace Retreat is located on the beautiful, 120-acre campus of the Orchard Lake Schools on the eastern shore of Orchard Lake, Michigan.
“My Grace is Sufficient for You: Woman and God’s Divine Plan” is the theme and you will discover the special role and plan that God has in mind for you “for such a times as this.”
The Benedicta Leadership Institute for Women will precede the retreat on July 15th until mid afternoon on July 17th. The theme is “The Authority of Woman: Her Influence, Effect, and Power.” In this hands-on, interactive workshop you will explore God’s vision for the women of our time with me and Dr. Monica Miller.
Register today at womenofgrace.com.
May 31, 2015
St. Elizabeth’s International Festival and Fundraiser. Come join us in Detroit to honor our priest, elders, ministers and choirs. There will be a parade of nations and culinary treats from around the world. Face painting, musical guests, African coffee ceremony and more will be included during the festival.
August 17, 2015
Christ the King in Ann Arbor is hosting an Icon Writing Workshop the week of August 17-25 with Russian iconographer Nina Kouznetsov. See her work at iconclasses.org
Group size limited to 8–sign up by June 1 for discounted price. For more information, e-mail [email protected]