2017 Mini-Convention and SVdP Corporate Communion

The Diocesan Council of Marquette, MI – Society of St. Vincent de Paul is hosting the annual mini-convention and Corporate Communion on Saturday, Oct. 14 – Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 at St. Peter Cathedral.  The mini-convention will have a variety of workshops on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Some of the workshops will be the Ozanam Orientation, How to do Home Visits, preparing treasurers’ and annual reports, a SVdP movie, outside agencies including Catholic Social Services, DHHS, Marquette County Health Dept., Legal Services of Northern MI and more.  Detailed information will be available in the special flyer mailed to members.  Corporate Communion on Sunday, Oct. 15th begins with Mass at 10:30 a.m. (EDT) with Bishop John F. Doerfler, presiding.  Following the mass, a brunch for the Vincentians will be held in the Church Hall.  Reservations are required by October 6, 2017 to DCM office (226-2311 or 800-430-2311 or svdp@svdpup.org).