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April 9, 2014 - 2014 Archdiocese of Boston Catholic Family Festival and Conference

2014 Archdiocese of Boston Catholic Family Festival and Conference

 

Where: Boston College High School, 150 Morrissey Blvd., Boston, MA

 

When: Saturday April 26, 2014

 

Time: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

 

Admission is free

 

This event will feature keynote addresses for adults in three languages, a teen program, a children’s program, exhibits, food, games, cultural performances and more. Keynotes will be given by Leah Darrow, an International Catholic speaker and former contestant on America’s Next Top Model; Fr. Edward Riley, Chaplain for various family groups in Boston; Fr. Matthew Williams, Director of Faith Formation for Youth and Young Adults.

 

In addition, there will be two dynamic priests from Brazil, Fr. Cleidimar Moreira and Fr. Nei Nelson, who will give keynotes in Portuguese. Lino and Annette Bonilla, a married couple that has a local music and evangelization ministry called “United in the Spirit,” will give the keynote in Spanish.

 

The festival this includes:

~Cultural Dance and Performance Gala.

~Speakers will be discussing the theme of the family.

~Mass and Flag procession of the nations.

~Children’s program.

~Outdoor food festival and barbeque.

~Outdoor children’s games.

~Exhibitors

 

For more information go to www.CatholicFamilyFestival.com or email Fr. Michael Harrington CatholicFamilyFestival@RCAB.org or call 617-746-5794