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November 2015

Portsmouth establishing a New Branch

November 17, 2015

Portsmouth are establishing a new Branch, and there is a meeting in St John's Parish, Christchurch 17th November.  All welcome.

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AGM of The CGA – Ireland

November 25, 2015

AGM of the CGA.  Meeting in Knock on Wednesday 25th November with patron Archbishop Michael Neary, and Core Diocesan Leaders with the Founder.

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January 2016

Catholic Schools Week 2016

January 31, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 6, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

Catholic Schools Week – 31st January to 6th February This year the theme for Catholic Schools Week is Catholic Schools: Challenged to Proclaim God's Mercy Since we started the “Grandparents Days in Schools” nine years ago we are delighted that most schools in Ireland now have an Annual Grandparents Day. During Catholic Schools week this year, Grandparents Day is on the Wednesday, February 4th.  Many have chosen this time to invite grandparents into schools to share their stories and their faith.  …

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February 2016

Portsmouth CGA New Branch – Calling all Grandparents

February 12, 2016
St John’s Cathedral, Bishop's House, Hishop Crispian Way
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 3HG United Kingdom

The Bishop of Portsmouth, The Rt Reverend Philip Egan invites all Grandparents to join him at St Johns Cathedral, Bishop's House, Bishop Crispian Way, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3HG on Friday 12th February at 12.15pm. To formally inaugurate the CGA in the Diocese of Portsmouth. The Mass will  be followed by an address from CGA founder Catherine Wiley. Refreshments provided afterwards in the Parish Hall.

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July 2016

First CGA Pilgrimage in Wales

July 26, 2016
Belmont Abbey United Kingdom

For further details please contact CGA Office on 01328 560333

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August 2016

Scottish Pilgrimage – Carfin

August 21, 2016
Carfin Lourdes Grotto Carfin, Scotland, United Kingdom

August 28th, 6th Annual Pilgrimage, Carfin

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December 2016

Bambinelli Sunday 11th December 2016

December 11, 2016

December 11, 2016 Mass For the past several decades, each year on Gaudete Sunday, the Third Sunday of Advent, children (and adults) bring their Baby Jesus figures from the crib at their homes to St. Peter’s Square where the Pope will bless both the people and the figurines during the Angelus.  Families can even make their own “bambinelli” if they want. A suggestion is, following the blessing, take your “bambinelli” home and place it in a gift box, wrap it,…

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April 2017

CGA First Annual Retreat/Conference

April 26, 2017 - April 27, 2017
Dominican Retreat Centre, Tallaght Village
Dublin, Dublin Ireland

Wednesday & Thursday 26th & 27th April 2017 Dominican Retreat Centre, Tallaght Village, Dublin 24 (easy access from M50, closeby to Luas station with connecting from Heuston Station) theme “Helping our Children and Grandchildren to know, love and serve God” included amongst our Speakers will be Kate Liffey, National Catechetical Association Fr. Benny McHale, Croi Nua Spirituality Centre, Galway Catherine Wiley, Founder of the Catholic Grandparents Association (limited space available) Two days with full board all inclusive €120 per person…

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July 2017

Walsingham Grandparents Pilgrimage

July 23, 2017
Shrine of Our Lady in Walsingham United Kingdom
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August 2017

Scottish National Pilgrimage of The CGA

August 20, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Carfin Pilgrimage Centre, 100 Newarthill Road
Carfin, ML1 5AL United Kingdom

Scottish National Pilgrimage of the Catholic Grandparents Association Carfin Pilgrimage Centre Sunday 20th August 2017 2.30pm All Welcome

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Philadelphia Archdiocese Catholic Grandparents Association Conference

August 26, 2017
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, 100 Wynewood Road, Wynnewood, PA, 100 Wynewood Road
Wynnewood, United States

Join with Grandparents for a day of  Learning, Sharing, Prayer & Support  Topics to include: Your Biblical Mandate as Grandparents  The importance of Grandparents to the church, the family and society Grandparenting in secular times $35 per person, $65 per couple, including lunch Registration Limited: Register on-line at Eventbrite.com, search Philadelphia Catholic Grandparents Association Conference 888-510-5006   Saturday, August 26, 2017  Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary  100 Wynewood Road, Wynnewood, PA  Keynote Speakers  Jim & Joy Pinto  EWTN’s “At Home with…

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September 2017

Knock Grandparents Pilgrimage

September 10, 2017
Our Lady of Knock Shrine, Co Mayo, Knock
Co. Mayo, Ireland
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Retreat – Day of Reflection for Grandparents

September 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
St Josephs Retreat Centre, 24-28 Lawside Road
Dundee, DD£ 6XY United Kingdom

All Welcome Saturday 23rd September 2017 10am - 3pm St. Joseph's Retreat Centre 24-28 Lawside Road, Dundee DD3 6XY Guest Speaker - Catherine Wiley Founder of the Catholic Grandparents Association Early Booking advisable, Further information Contact: Diocesan Office reception@diocesedunkeld.org.uk Tel: 01382 225435

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November 2017

Grandparents Pilgrimage & Mass

November 4, 2017
St Edward Church, 144 N. County Road Palm Beach, FL 33480
Florida, FL United States

Join us for a Special Pilgrimage for grandparents by charter bus to Historic St. Edward Church on Palm Beach: Mass celebrated by Bishop Gerald Barbarito A tour of this beautiful church and the Marian stained glass windows Catered Luncheon Program with featured speaker, Mrs. Catherine Wiley, founder of the Catholic Grandparents Association (CGA) Autographed copies of Catherine Wiley’s book Being a Catholic Grandmother available for sale Information on how to start or join a CGA Chapter Roundtrip bus transportation to…

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July 2018

National Grandparents Pilgrimage – Shrine of Our Lady, in Walsingham

July 22, 2018
Shrine of Our Lady in Walsingham United Kingdom

Sunday 22nd July 2018 Chief Celebrant: Bishop Alan Hopes - Bishop of East Anglia Reflection by Catherine Wiley - Found of The CGA 11am: Reconciliation, music & song by Walsingham Choirs 12pm: Mass followed by a picnic lunch, fun & games - Children's entertainment by Graham, Fun Force 2.30pm Walsingham Play - Re enacted - Beautiful Musical Costume Play by Children and Grandparents 4pm: Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction - Prayer Balloon Launch

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September 2018

National Grandparents Pilgrimage – Our Lady of Knock Shrine

September 9, 2018
Our Lady of Knock Shrine, Co Mayo, Knock
Co. Mayo, Ireland

Sunday September 9th 2018 Our Lady of Knock Shrine, Knock, Co.Mayo Chief Celebrant: Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo - Apostolic Nuncio Choir & Musicians: Combine Choirs of Knock Parish Directed by Una Nolan, Director of Music Knock Shrine, The Tuttle Family Reflection by: Catherine Wiley - Founder of The CGA Special Guests: Dana, sings "Our Lady of Knock" Children's Prayer Appeal An invitation to all children to write a prayer for their Grandparents.  All prayers will be blessed at the pilgrimage.…

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