Service

Alternative Spring BreakThe students at the Newman Center seek to grow in holiness Erika and School Kiddosthrough serving others. Students lead monthly activities in the community. To find out more information, such as upcoming events, contact: info@catholicjacks.org

 

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Alternative Spring Break!

March 13-March 17, 2017 Cost $275

Money is Due March 10

Spend a few days rubbing elbows with the Carmelite Sisters of Los Angeles, serving the elderly, the sick, and school kids.  Learn about service, vocation, prayer, and evangelization.  Included is time at the beach and other fun activities! To sign up or for more information contact Fr. Matt.

Return the form below ASAP:

Spring Break Consent Form

Schedule:

Tentative Schedule

Monday, March 13, 2016
7:30am Mass at Newman Centerst-joseph_group_day1
8:00 Breakfast and Leave for California
Lunch along way
4:45 Arrive at Santa Teresita Retreat House in Duarte, California
Holy Hour with Carmelite Sisters
Get settled, moved into rooms
6:00 Orientation with Sisters
6:30 Dinner at Spaghetti Factory
9:00 Rosary and Night Prayer

singing_dancingTuesday, March 14, 2016
5:45am Wake up
6:15 Mass with Sisters
7:00 Breakfast at Villa
8:15 Depart for St. Joseph School
9:00am Lead field day activities and assist with other things at school
12:00pm Sack Lunch at School
3:00pm Relax/Swim
4:45 Holy hour at Santa Teresita
6:00 Dinner
8:00 Sharing/Reflection time in Chapel
9:00 Rosary and Night Prayer

Wednesday, March 15, 2016laraine
5:45am Wake up
6:15 Mass with Sisters
7:00 Breakfast at Villa
7:45 Spend time serving with Sisters at Santa Teresita, Avila Gardens, and Saint Joseph School
5:30 Dinner
9:00 Sharing/Reflection time in Chapel
Rosary and Night Prayer

excited_kidsThursday, March 16, 2016
5:45am Wake up
6:15 Mass with Sisters
7:00 Breakfast at Villa
8:30 Excursion to California Mission
11:20 Beach Time
4:45pm Holy hour at Santa Teresita
6:00 Dinner with Sisters at Villa
8:00 Sharing/Reflection time in Chapel
9:00 Rosary and Night Prayer

Friday, March 17, 2015dinner
5:45am Wake up
6:15 Mass with Sisters
7:00 Breakfast at Villa
8:00 Leave for Flagstaff
5:30pm Arrive back in Flagstaff

 

Things to bring:

Pillow (for drive)
Towel
Change of clothes for four nights
Conservative clothes (long shorts to knees or long skirts or pants, no shoulders showing) and closed-toe shoes
Hiking shoes and clothes (if you want)
Comfortable shoes
Bathing suit (and other beach gear)
Toiletries
Sunscreen
Liturgy of the Hours book (if you have one)
Rosary
Money for food (Monday/Friday drive, dinner Monday night, yogurt)
Snacks for ride

No need to bring bedding