Speaking/Events Schedule

2018 1st Semester

January 15     Immaculate Conception Parish, Willoughby, OH   A Crash Course in Teaching Religion

January 27    Center for Pastoral Leadership   Willowick, OH    Deacons’ Wives   Prayer, a Surge of the Heart

February 7    St. Angela Merici   Fairview Park, OH   Mary, God’s Mother and Ours

February 10    St. Anthony of Padua   Parma, OH  Prayer: Touching and Being Touched by God

February 25 -27  St. Mark Parish   Lakewood   Parish Mission: Our Mother Mary Calling Us to Lent

March 1   South Euclid-Lyndhurst Library  OH   What I Know about Self-Publishing (panel of three)

March 3     Notre Dame Educational Center    Chardon, OH   The Eucharist, Bread of Life

March 18   St. Joseph Parish   Amherst, Ohio  Intimacy with Jesus

April 1 – 3   National Catholic Education Association   Cincinnati, OH   Prayer: The First Step to Being a Missionary Disciple

2017  1st Semester

March 25       St. Rita, Solon, OH     Lent with Mary, Mother and Model

April 1            St. Columbkille, Parma, OH   Intimacy with Jesus: Deepening Our Friendship with Him

            2nd  Semester

September 6    Notre Dame College, South Euclid, OH, Communications Class     Writing and Marketing Books

September 9-10   Sacred Heart Church, South Euclid, OH   Bookselling and Brief Talks

September 17    Notre Dame Cathedral Latin, Chardon, OH   Bookselling at Notre Dame BBQ

September 19   Notre Dame College, South Euclid, OH  Founder’s Day Visit

September 24   Notre Dame Cathedral Latin, Chardon, OH  Bookselling at Notre Dame BBQ

October 5   St. John Vianney Parish,  Mentor, OH    Mary, Mother and Model of Faith

November 5   St. Dominic Church,  Shaker Hts., OH  Bookselling and Brief Talks

November 6   Notre Dame College, South Euclid, OH  Novel Writing Panel: How I Wrote “The Fisherman’s Wife”

December 1   Cuyahoga County Public Library  South Euclid, OH   Author Visit— Praying on Empty: A Guide to Rediscovering Your Prayerful Self

December 13  Communion of Saints Church, Cleveland Hts., OH  Mary in Advent: Her “Fiat” Gift to Us




2016  2nd Semester

July 16         St. Mary, Painsville, OH     The Basics of Teaching Religion: Catechesis 101

August 15    St. Peter, Lorain, OH    The Beatitudes

August 27    St. Joan of Arc,  Chagrin Falls, OH    Mercy as Catechists

October 8    Faith Formation Conference, Scranton, PA     Teaching Religion Effectively . . . and with Pizzazz;

Getting the Faith Home

October 20    St. Mary, Avon , Women and the Word:  Homily on the Gospel

October 27   St. Mary Seminary, Wickliffe, OH   15 Tips for Teaching Religion

November 3  St. Mary, Avon, Women and the Word: Homily on the Gospel