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focuses on
'spirituality of
the evangelist'

'Global pandemic'
of persecution
against Christians
going unnoticed

New president
named for
High School

Pope seeks to find ways to help the
poor out of poverty

Free medical clinic
in Pittsburg
third anniversary

A 'three-peat'
for St. Leander

SPRED fundraiser
will be May 10

'The Lenten
Journey' mission
at Our Lady
of the Rosary

Parishes offer
Lenten events

St. Patrick's
students give back
to Rodeo

A different way
to assist the poor
their taxes

New president
rector appointed
to seminary

Vatican, Rome gear
up for canonizations

Residents tell
their life story
at Mercy Center

Giving a life
to those who care
for others

Senior events

Five financial risks
to consider
in retirement

Shared decisions:
How to be a co-pilot
with your doctor

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Senior events calendar
List your senior events

If you have an event for seniors, such as a retreat, lecture or dinner, and would like to publicize it, please send it to Carrie McClish, The Catholic Voice, 2121 Harrison St., Suite 100, Oakland 94612 or email to cmcclish@oakdiocese.org.
Dates for the remaining senior sections and their deadlines are:

Issue         Deadline

May 19       May 7
Aug. 11       July 30
Nov. 10       Oct. 29

March 29
Guided tour at Antioch Historical Museum. "Silver and Gold" group at St. Ignatius Church. 3351 Contra Loma Blvd., Antioch. Information: 925-778-0768.

April 3
Visit St. Patrick's Seminary in Menlo Park. St. Joseph Pinole Seniors: 9 a.m. Mass at St. Joseph, 837 Tennent St., Pinole: 9:45 a.m. board bus; 10 a.m.: leave parking lot. Come with us to the seminary where our diocesan priests are trained. $30 cost includes the bus ride, lunch and tour. Sign up at the parish center, 2100 Pear St., Pinole. billandsusangahan@comcast.net.

April 8
El Campani Guided Tour. "Silver and Gold" group at St. Ignatius Church. 3351 Contra Loma Blvd., Antioch. Information: 925-778-0768.

April 12
Stretch and Stroll. 9 a.m. at Contra Loma Park. "Silver and Gold" group at St. Ignatius Church, 3351 Contra Loma Blvd.. Antioch. Information: 925-778-0768.

April 23
Continental Breakfast. "Silver and Gold" group at St. Ignatius Church, parish social area, 3351 Contra Loma Blvd. in Antioch. Information: 925-778-0768.

June 7
Annual Senior High Tea. 1 to 4 p.m. in the Zaballos Gym, at All Saints Church, 22824 Second St., Hayward. Enjoy an afternoon of delicious sandwiches and desserts. There will be raffle prizes and door prizes. Cost $25 per person and you can also host a table. It is dress/casual attire. Information: Diana De Jesus, co-chair, at 510-581-0736.

St. John the Baptist Senior Center. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the St. John the Baptist Community Center, 6500 Gladys Ave., El Cerrito. No charge; modest fee for lunch. Activities include: an early morning Tai Chi class; a mid-morning gentle exercise class; painting; crafts; music; needlework; table games; discussion groups; and projects to benefit others. Each week there is a special activity, musical presentation or a speaker. Contact Jan Duckart at 510-527-2850.

10 a.m. to noon in the parish hall at St. Edward Parish, 5788 Thornton Ave., Newark. Activities: crochet, knitting or bring personal projects to work on. At noon the group goes to some venue for lunch.

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