2018/2019 Program Year
This 2018/2018 calendar reflects the current plans for the NPM St. Louis Chapter. All items are tentative and subject to change. So, if you're a pastoral musician, ask yourself a simple question - are these the kind of events which excite you? Make plans to join us - we're waiting for you.
September 18, 2018 (Tuesday) 6:00 p.m. - Opening Banquet
Old St. Charles Borromeo - Log Church, circa 1791
401 South Main Street, St. Charles, MO, 63301
September 24, 2018 (Monday) - combined AGO/NPM meeting - Psalmody Workshop
Presenter is Dr. Clint McCann from Eden Seminary. Location is Hope United Church of Christ, 6273 Eichelberger Street, Saint Louis, MO 63109
6:30 p.m. dinner (optional) - cost $15. RSVP necessary - Kathleen Bolduan [firstname.lastname@example.org] or 314.853.5011.
7:30 p.m. program - if you wish to decline dinner
October 27, 2018 (Saturday) - 9-11 a.m. - "Sing a New Psalm" - Responsorial Psalm Resources
Note - date and time is tentative, as is location. We hope to have this at Little Flower Church, 1264 Arch Terrace, Richmond Heights, MO 63117
November (date tbd) - "St. Cecilia Sing" - commemoration of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne
January 6, 2019 (Sunday) - 7:00 p.m. - Epiphany Choir Festival
Holy Spirit Church, 3130 Parkwood Lane, Maryland Heights, MO 63043
February 2019 (date tbd) - Continuing Education - Choral/Vocal/Cantor Workshop
Presenters - Scott Kennebeck and John Walsh
Location - St. Gerard Majella, 1969 Dougherty Ferry Road, Kirkwood, MO 63122
March 9, 2019 (time tbd) - Spiritual Retreat
all details are tbd, and close to being finalized. Lunch is likely to be included, though there will be a nominal cost.
May 2019 (date, time and location are tbd) - Children's Choir Festival
June 3, 2019 (Monday) - time tbd - Closing Banquet and Special Event
A presentation on the topic of Archdiocesan Communications - what communication channels are available to you. Presenters are Amy Buehrle (Office of Worship, Archdiocese of St. Louis), and the COM SQUAD - Gabe Jones, Office of Communications, Archdiocese of St. Louise.
Location - Cardinal Rigali Center, 20 Archbishop May Drive, St. Louis, MO 63119