Calendar for 2021

GRAND ISLAND DIOCESAN COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN

January

16. Walk for Life at Lincoln, NE

18. Full Board Meeting at Sts. Peter & Paul Church in St. Paul 10 a.m. CST

28-31 National March for Life Washington, D.C. March to steps of Supreme Court.

February

17 Ash Wednesday

20 Watch for retreat news from Kearney Prince of Peace.

March

1 GIDCCW Scholarships are due today to the Deanery Presidents

8 Province meeting at Lincoln at 7 p.m. Rooms for overnight stay will be available. Details TBA

9 Catholics at the Capital in Lincoln, NE 8 a.m. start time Details TBA

April

1 Deanery Presidents need to send in their Seminarian Funds to GIDCCW treasurer

16-17 Spring Assembly at Halsey Full Board Meeting on the 16th at 10 a.m.

17 Breakfast hosted by Vice President for Deanery Presidents and Spiritual Advisors at Halsey

May

15 Treasurer and Secretary send out results of Spring Assembly and evaluation

June

1 In 2022, all names must be submitted by June 1st to the nominating committee of Susan Johnson, Deb Eschliman, Imelda Gressley, Judy Schwartz, Marie Arendt, and Sheryl Perkins, for candidates wishing to be on the ballots for President-elect, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer for the 2022-24 term.

July

18 Executive Board and Commission chairs meet at Blessed Sacrament Church in Grand Island at 4 p.m. The Commission chairs need to have reports ready to collate, following this meeting, for distribution at the Province meeting the next day.

19 Omaha Province meeting at Blessed Sacrament in Grand Island. Lincoln Diocese is in charge of the meeting. Theresa Pavlik is the new Province Director.

August

25-28 National Council of Catholic Women’s Convention at Washington, D.C.

September

Fall Institutes to be announced

October

Contribution Sunday Each parish will choose any Sunday for the GIDCCW dues. They will also need to plan fundraising events for the Seminarian collection for the coming year.

November

Executive Board and Commission Chairs meeting TBA