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1-02376
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Monthly
Start Date: June 1, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: Jun 1, 22, Jul 13, Aug 24, Sep 21, Oct 19, 2024 8:30am to 4:30 pm; Including Preceding Wednesdays on Zoom 6:30pm-8pm Part 2 Dates: 11/16, 12/14/2024; 1/18, 2/15, 3/15, 4/26, 2025 Including Preceding Wednesdays on Zoom 6:30pm-8pm
St Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church
4595 Snyder Ln Rohnert Park, California 94928 United States
Formation Leader: Jennifer Bell
New
1-02378
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: June 20, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: 2024: June 20 - 22 (Thursday through Saturday); July 24 - 26 (Monday through Wednesday) Part 2 Dates: TBD Summer 2025
Holy Ghost Catholic Church
305 W Main St Dickeyville, Wisconsin 53808 United States
Formation Leader: Katie Haun
New
1-02377
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: June 13, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: June 13 - 15 (Thursday through Saturday); July 15 - 17 (Monday through Wednesday); 8:30am-4:30pm each day Part 2 Dates: TBD, Summer 2025
St Patrick Church, Janesville
315 Cherry St Janesville, Wisconsin 53548 United States
Formation Leader: Katie Haun
New
1-02375
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: June 10, 2024
All Course Dates: June 10- 15, 2024
St Joan of Arc Catholic Church
6470 Library Rd South Park, Pennsylvania 15129 United States
Formation Leader: Celine Mitchell
New
1-02374
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: July 22, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: July 22-27, 2024 Part 2 Dates: July 21-26, 2024
Holy Trinity Catholic Church
501 Cherrywood Rd Louisville, Kentucky 40207 United States
Formation Leader: Joel Musser
New
1-02373
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: June 17, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: June 17-June 22, 2024 Part 2 Dates: TBD
Overbrook Catholic School
4210 Harding Pike Nashville, Tennessee 37205 United States
Formation Leader: Sr Theresa Anne Knuth OP, Sr Anna Christi Solis OP
New
1-02372
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: July 9, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: July 9-14, 2024 Part 2 Dates: July 15-20, 2025
All Saints Catholic Church
605 Plymouth Street NE Le Mars, Iowa 51031 United States
Formation Leader: Ginger Peterson
New
1-02371
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Long weekend
Start Date: April 5, 2024
All Course Dates: April 5-7; April 19-21; May 17-19; June 21-23; August 2-4, 2024
S. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
7075 Ashworth Rd W Des Moines, Iowa 50266 United States
Formation Leader: Ginger Peterson
New
1-02370
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: July 14, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: 7/14/24 - 7/20/24 Part 2 Dates: TBD, similar format
St Peter Catholic Church and School
4500 Duxhall Dr Lincoln, Nebraska 68516 United States
Formation Leader: Monica Miller
New
1-02369
Level I (ages 3-6)
Format: Weekly Intensive
Start Date: June 20, 2024
All Course Dates: Part 1 Dates: June 20-21, 24-27, 2024 Part 2 Dates: TBD summer of 2025
Christ The King Catholic Church
3801 Shore Rd Williamsburg, Michigan 49690 United States
Formation Leader: Sr Maria Teresita Rodkey
New
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