Adults, Parents, and Alumni
Parenting for Academic Success6:00-7:30 PM | July 30 | Cost: $45 | Instructor: Mr. Michael Adkins
Famed Catholic thinker and writer G.K. Chesterton wrote that “If you exalt the education, you must exalt the parental power with it.” This class aims to assist parents in exercising their power in their child’s education, that both child and parents may have a more successful and less stressful 2019-20 school year and beyond.
Faith Seeking Understanding: Knowing and Defending Catholic Teaching 6:30-8:30 PM | June 12 and 19 | Cost: $45 | Instructor: Mr. Fred Blonigen
The goal of this class is to help participants gain a deeper understanding of their Catholic faith through use of sound reason, knowledge of Scripture, and a more comprehensive knowledge of Catholic teachings.
The Devout Life 7:00-8:00 PM | July 8, 10, 15, 17 | Cost: $45 | Instructor: Dr. Kevin Ferdinandt
In this course, Dr. Ferdinandt will explore the ins and outs of a life devoted to Christ through readings and discussions of St. Francis de Sales’ Introduction to the Devout Life (Ryan translation). As lay adults (ages 18-95), we often struggle to live lives devoted to Jesus in the busy-ness of our family and work lives. This course is meant for anybody who wishes to gain some insights into a devoted lay life via the lens of St. Francis de Sales. De Sales lays out ways “a strong, resolute soul can live in the world without being infected by any of its moods.” Let’s learn together the gifted insights of St. Francis de Sales!
Women, Wine, and Portraiture 7:00-9:00 PM | July 12 and 26 | Cost: $40/session or $70 for both | Instructor: Ms. Jenny Soriano
Back by popular demand, Ms. Jenny Soriano will host women in the Saint Agnes art room to learn and practice painting over a selection of wines. With two sessions over three weeks, women can continue their paintings through the month or attend just one session. BYOW!