WHAT: "Comfort My Heart” Bereavement Conference
Sponsored by: Catholic Cemeteries of the Diocese of Rockville Centre. For the bereaved and those ministering to them - All faiths welcome. Workshops include lecture and question period.
Sharing Sessions offer small group discussion led by professional facilitator.
WHO: A Keynote Address, “Grief, Loss and Mourning: A Journey of the Heart” by Catherine O’Connor, C.S.B., Ph.D.
(National and international leader in development of Catholic healthcare organizations, many years counseling the bereaved, working in chaplaincy, supervising CPE students, and teaching about Death and Dying).
There will also be a Bookstore throughout the day and the day will end with a closing Mass.
WHEN: Saturday, March 8, 2008 beginning at 8:30 a.m
WHERE: Kellenberg Memorial High School, Uniondale NY
TO REGISTER: Conference Registration Fee (includes breakfast, lunch and conference folder):
- Checks payable to: Catholic Cemeteries
- $50.00 per person (postmarked by Feb. 15)
- $60.00 per person (postmarked after Feb. 15)
- $70.00 per person (walk-in registration)
- No confirmations will be sent. No refunds after March 6.
CONTACT: Conference Brochure and Registration Form available on our website: http://www.holyroodcemetery.org/conference.pdf
For questions call: 516-334-7990, Ext. 120 or 122
MEDIA CONTACT: Sean P. Dolan
Director of communications
516-678-5800, ext. 62