For Immediate Release


03 November 2010

CALENDAR ANNOUNCEMENT

WHAT:  Father & Son Brunch: God’s Plan for Growing Up

WHO: Guest speaker is David Hajduk, professor of systematic theology and author of the bestselling book for teens, “God’s Plan for You.”  David presents the Church’s teaching in a fresh, engaging and inspirational way and has become a popular speaker on Pope John Paul II’s Theology of the Body. 

Also speaking will be John Dockswell, Nassau County Police Department.

WHEN:  Saturday, November 20, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: Chaminade High School
Athletic Center 
340 Jackson Avenue,
Mineola, NY 11501

REGISTER: Cost is $25 per family (parent/guardian and up to two children)

For more information contact Respect Life Office, Diocese of Rockville Centre at 516-379-8292, ext. 215.

CONTACT: 

Sean P. Dolan
Director of Communications
516-678-5800, ext. 625
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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About The Diocese of Rockville Centre
The Diocese of Rockville Centre (www.drvc.org) was formed in 1957 and covers 1,198 square miles in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.  The diocese serves approximately 1.5 million Catholics (total population in both counties is approximately 3.4 million).  There are 133 parishes in 115 towns.  Last year over 17,000 baptisms, 19,000 confirmations, 17,000 first communions and 3,000 marriages took place in the diocese.  There are approximately 20,000 students in Catholic elementary schools; 13,000 in secondary schools and 3,500 in higher institutions.  There are 61 Catholic elementary and high schools and one Catholic college in the diocese.  Catholic Health Services of Long Island consists of five hospitals, three nursing homes, a community-based home for those with special needs and a hospice.  In 2008, Catholic Charities assisted more than 55,485 individuals who are poor, vulnerable and disadvantaged on Long Island.  (12/08).


CONTACT: Sean P. Dolan
  Director of Communications
  (p) 516-678-5800, ext. 625
  (c) 516-510-0473
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.