Check back as the schedule will continue to update as we move closer to the conference.

Wednesday, December 5

10:00 am-6:00 pm

12:00 pm-6:00 pm
Registration Open

6:30 pm
Daily Mass

Thursday, December 6

8:30 am-7:30 pm
Registration Open

9:00 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-2:30 pm
Networking Groups - Cohort Groups

2:30 pm
General Session Doors Open/Warm Up

3:00 pm-5:00 pm
Welcome and Opening Liturgy – Fr. Alejandro Cardinale

5:00 pm-7:30 pm
Dinner Break

5:30 pm-7:30 pm
National Youth Ministry Award Banquet (additional cost required)

7:30 pm
General Session Doors Open/Warm Up

8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Opening Session – Emcee Doug Tooke
Keynote:  Julianne Stanz

Friday, December 7

8:00 am
Morning Outdoor Workout/Walks

8:30 am-4:00 pm
Registration Open

9:00 am-10:15 am
Workshop Round A

10:30 am
General Session Doors Open/Warm Up

11:00 am-12:30 pm
Synod Panel Keynote with Bishop Caggiano, Bishop Murry, and Bishop Perez

12:30 pm-5:30 pm
Exhibit Hall Open
Prayer Room Open - Reconciliation available until 2:30 pm

12:30 pm-2:30 pm
Lunch Break / Diocesan Leader Luncheon (additional cost)

2:30 pm-3:45 pm
Workshop Round B (Deep Dives from 2:30 pm-5:00 pm)

4:00 pm-5:00 pm
Networking Groups - Hot Topics and Issues

5:15 pm-6:30 pm
Mass for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception (Holy Day of Obligation)

6:30 pm-8:30 pm
Dinner Break

8:00 pm-10:30 pm
Evening Options

  • Game Night
  • Trivia Contest
  • Movie Screening: The Sparrow Project

Saturday, December 8

8:00 am-4:00 pm
Registration Open

8:30 am
General Session Doors Open/Warm Up

9:00 am-10:30 am
Keynote: Sr. Josephine Garrett

10:30 am-4:30 pm
Exhibit Hall Open
Prayer Room Open - Reconciliation available from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

11:00 am-12:15 pm
Workshop Round C    

12:30 pm-2:00 pm
Lunch Break / NCCGSCF Luncheon (additional cost required)

2:00 pm-3:15 pm
Workshop Round D (Deep Dives 2:00 pm-4:30 pm)

3:30 pm-4:15 pm
Networking Groups – Round 3 (Great Strategies and Resources)

4:30 pm
Doors Open/Warm Up

5:00 pm-6:30 pm
Closing Mass with Bishop Gregory Parkes

7:30 pm
Optional Social Event (additional cost required)

April 10, 2018 version

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