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Thursday, May 4, 3:30 p.m.

Crystal Awards

The Office of Catholic Schools will be hosting the Crystal Awards, an event that honors retiring Archdiocesan principals at Silver Lake Country Club, 14700 S. 82nd Street, Orland Park.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312.534.8227.

Saturday May 6, 1:00 p.m.

Blessing Mundelein Hall

Cardinal Blase Cupich to attend the blessing of Mundelein Hall at University of Saint Mary of the Lake / Mundelein Seminary, 1000 East Maple Avenue, Mundelein, IL 60060.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312.534.8227.

Saturday May 6, 3:00 p.m.

Convocation

Cardinal Blase Cupich will give the opening and closing prayers during the Academic Convocation at University of Saint Mary of the Lake / Mundelein Seminary, 1000 East Maple Avenue, Mundelein, IL 60060.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312.534.8227.

Sunday, May 7, 2:00 p.m.

Catholic Charities 100th Anniversary Mass and Reception

Archbishop Christophe Pierre will give the homily at Holy Name Cathedral while Cardinal Blase Cupich will preside.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312.534.8227.

Tuesday May 9, 6:30 p.m.

A Will is a Gift to Those You Love

Free workshop organized by the Department of Stewardship and Development for creating a will. A properly prepared will is a gift because it makes the distribution of your estate very clear and eliminates difficult decision making.
Contact: Immaculate Conception St. Joseph Parish Office: 312.787.7174, ext. 3.

Thursday, May 11, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Heart of the School Awards Celebration

After a few years’ hiatus, Heart of the School Awards this year will be honoring principals, teachers and staff members from across Chicago Catholic Schools with awards at Ditka's Restaurant, 2 Mid America Plaza, Oakbrook Terrace, Oakbrook.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312.534.8227.

Saturday May 13

100th Anniversary of the Apparitions of Fatima (1917-2017)

Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Shrine of Christ the King Sovereign Priest, Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe and St. John Cantius Parish will all be commemorating the apparitions. Please check our calendar page for more details.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Saturday, May 20, 10:00 a.m.

Chicago Priesthood Ordination

Cardinal Blase Cupich will ordain six transitional deacons to the priesthood at Holy Name Cathedral.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Friday May 26, 7:15 p.m.

Franciscan Outreach Community Impact Award

Cardinal Blase Cupich will be presented with the Franciscan Outreach Community Impact Award at Germania Place, 108 West Germania Place, Chicago 60610.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Monday, May 29, 10:30 a.m.

Memorial Day Field Mass

Memorial Day Field Masses will be given at Catholic Cemeteries. Please visit the following link for more information: http://www.catholiccemeterieschicago.org/pdf/MemorialDay2017.pdf?
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.