Event calendar

July 23, 2014

The Classics Book Club at the CHurch of St. Paul the Apostle in New York City will host a discussion of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," the 1969 autobiography about the early years of African-American writer and poet Maya Angelou. it is a coming-of-age story that illustrates how strength of character and a love of literature can help overcome racism and trauma. "Caged Bird" was nominated for a National Book Award in 1970 and remained on The New York Times paperback bestseller list for two years.

July 25, 2014

Celebrate Summer by simply singing at Newman Hall-Holy Spirit Parish at the University of California at Berkeley. Join with the music ministers in singing some of our most well-loved, most frequently requested songs, and sharing stories or insights about these songs. If you wish, please bring a plate of your favorite cookies or dessert finger food to share.

July 25, 2014

Courtyard Movies at St. Peter's Church in Toronto will host a screening of "Sister Act" with Whoopi Goldberg. The film series is a free to the public. Find out about upcoming films at courtyardmovies.ca.

July 27-August 1, 2014

Paulist Father Frank Desiderio will lead a retreat – "Forgiveness: Letting Go of a Grudge" – July 27-Aug. 1 at the Paulist retreat house, St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, N.Y. $500 per person includes lodging and home-cooked meals. To register, visit stmaryslakegeorge.com.

August 1, 2014

Newman Nonviolent Peacemakers at Newman Hall-Holy Spirit at the University of California at Berkeley will commemorate the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in an informational program at Newman Hall. The program will include a portion of Oliver Stone’s film series Untold History of the United States titled, The Bomb. A lively discussion will follow.

August 2, 2014

Apostolist, the ministry to those in their 20s and 30s at the Church of St. Paul the Apostle in New York City, will host a bus trip to Hyde Park. History teacher and certified New York City tour guide Michael Roper will lead us on a tour of the The Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt (National Park Service) and the FDR Presidential Library and Museum (operated by the National Archives and Records Administration) and cemetery where FDR is buried at Hyde Park, NY. Motorcoach and entrance and tour tickets are included in the price.

August 3, 2014

The Young Adult Ministry at the Paulist Center in Boston will team up with St. Anthony Shrine's 20/30 group for a picnic on the Boston Common.

August 8, 2014

Courtyard Movies at St. Peter's Church in Toronto will host a screening of Alfred Hitchcock's "I Confess." The film series is a free to the public. Find out about upcoming films at courtyardmovies.ca.

August 15-17, 2014

Apostolist, the ministry to those in their 20s and 30s at the Church of St. Paul in New York City, will host a retreat at the St. Alfonso retreat house titled, "Everyday Catholic." Is God only in your life on Sundays? What about the other 6 days of the week? Join us on the 2014 Apostolist Summer Retreat and spend your weekend creating a new strategy for how to live as a Catholic each day of the week with greater fulfillment and deeper faith. Registration opening soon! Keep your eyes peeled for an email with details.

August 22, 2014

Courtyard Movies at St. Peter's Church in Toronto will host a screening of "The Lego Movie." The film series is a free to the public. Find out about upcoming films at courtyardmovies.ca.