Aug 8, Somerset, NJ
Pat will participate in the Catholic Writers Guild Conference and offer a talk called “Psalm 119 for Writers: Your Word in My Delight.”
Sept 7, Andover, MA
Pat will visit St Augustine Church in Andover, and offer a talk about her book, Blessed Beautiful and Bodacious and hold an Q & A on its themes, followed by a book signing. Please join us for the 8am Mass, followed by a light breakfast. The presentation will begin about 9am. Books may be purchased at this event.
Sept 20-21: San Antonio, TX
Pat will speak at the Catholic Women’s Conference in San Antonio. Details and registration information to follow.
Sept 27: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Oct 11-12 Miles City, MT
Pat will offer a retreat, “Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious”, an introduction to the dignity, gifts, and mission of women, as part of the annual convention for the Great Falls-Billings Diocesan Council of Catholic Women. Details to be announced. This retreat will begin on Friday evening and conclude on Saturday evening.
Oct 19: Exeter, NH
Pat will present “Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious” in a retreat format, together with the team from St Michael Church in Exeter, NH. Details to follow.
April 25-26: Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA
Pat will travel to St. Benedict parish to offer a retreat, “Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious”, an introduction to the dignity, gifts, and mission of women. Details to be announced. This retreat will begin on Friday evening and conclude on Saturday evening.
Sample listing of previous speaking engagements:
-Meet The Author and book signing events; a talk plus Q & A.
-Military Council of Catholic Women, Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle PA. Pat presented “Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious” – A one day retreat on the dignity, gifts, and mission of women. Photos and blog post here. March 2013
-WINGS (Women in God’s Spirit), St Mary’s Church, Holliston, MA kicks off its spring woman programming with Pat presenting “Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious: Celebrating the Gift of Catholic Womanhood.” March 2013.
-“Blessed Among Women”, one day retreat, St Peter’s in the Loop, Chicago, sponsored by the Daughters of St Paul, 2012
-Diocesan Adult Enrichment Conference, Diocese of Springfield, IL, 2012
-Catholic Writers Guild of Long Island, Kellenberg Memorial High School, (in tandem for the Society of Catholic Social Scientists’ annual conference), 2012
-Visions of Hope, Finger Lakes Region, NY, for breast cancer survivors, 2012
-Archdiocese of Boston Religious Education Congress, 2012
-Theology at Bar, New Haven, CT, 2012
-Numerous parish presentations at WINGS meetings (WINGS= Women in God’s Spirit) 2009- 2013 (Archdiocese of Boston, Diocese of Worcester MA, Diocese of Fall River MA, Diocese of Manchester, NH)
-SQPN’s Catholic New Media Conference, Kansas City, 2011
-Catholic Writer’s Guild Conference, and Writer’s Retreat, 2011
-Master of Ceremonies at Faith and Family Magazine’s “Mom’s Day Out,” 2011
-Diocese of Worcester MA’s “Gather Us In” women’s conference, 2011
-LI Catholic Writer’s Conference, 2010
-Parish presentations on the Catechism and lay leadership 2009-2011, 2013.
Find a list of presentations here.