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    Schedule of Events

     

    Agenda items below are tentative and subject to change. The CSMG 2015 Program Book will be available here January.  On site at the Gathering please give attention to our program announcements and the CSMG Daily Bulletin (via e-mail) for updates in times and locations of events.

    Pre-Gathering Meetings and Events

    Friday, FEBRUARY 6, 2015

    12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


    Registration

    1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


    The Roundtable New Members Meeting (members only)

    2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


    The Roundtable Symposium (open to all -- fees apply)

    6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


    The Roundtable Symposium Dinner

    Saturday, FEBRUARY 7, 2015

    7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.


    Registration

    8:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.


    Mass with the Catholic Labor Network

    8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


    Catholic Relief Services Diocesan Directors Meeting (directors only)

    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


    Catholic Labor Network Gathering

    10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


    National Catholic Partnership on Disability Meeting

    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

     

    CMSM & LCWR Gathering for Women & Men Religious (all members of religious orders/congregations welcome)

    11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


    Catholic Rural Life Meeting & Luncheon

    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

     

    Catholic Labor Network Luncheon

    12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.


    St. Vincent de Paul Society Member Meeting (please bring your lunch -- visitors welcome)

    2015 Catholic Social Ministry Gathering

    Saturday, FEBRUARY 7, 2015

    7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.


    Registration

    8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


    Exhibit Hall (set-up)

    1:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


    Exhibit Hall (open)

    12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

     

    Diversity Initiative Welcome Luncheon (by invitation)

    12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.


    Young Leaders Initiative Welcome Luncheon (by invitation)

    1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


    Orientation for First-Time Participants

    2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

     

    Advocacy Training 1 (intended for those new to legislative advocacy)

    2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.


    State Captains Caucus

    3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


    Opening Plenary Session:
    Fr. Daniel Groody, CSC, Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

    4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


    BREAK

    4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


    Welcome Mass
    Archbishop Thomas Wenski, Miami, principal celebrant and homilist

    6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m


    Dinner with Catholic Campaign for Human Development & Sr. Margaret Cafferty Development of Peoples Award

    Sunday, FEBRUARY 8, 2015

    7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m

     

    Registration

    7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.


    Metro tickets for sale at CSMG Registration
    (Limited number available for those who anticipate difficulty purchasing tickets at the Woodley Park Metro Station.)

    7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.


    Catholic Charities U.S.A. Breakfast

    8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.


    Exhibit Hall

    8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.


    Catholic Charities U.S.A. Hospitality Suite

    9:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.


    Opening Prayer

    9:20 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.


    Welcome and Introduction of Speakers:
    Dr. Jonathan Reyes, Executive Director, Department of Justice, Peace and Human Development, USCCB

    9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.


    Domestic Keynote Presentation
    Speaker TBA

    10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.


    BREAK

    10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


    International Keynote Presentation
    Speaker TBA

    11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


    Table Discussion

    12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.


    Questions and Answers with Keynote Speakers

    12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.


    Lunch with Special Guests
    David Brooks and Mark Shields, PBS News Hour (invited)

    1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

     

    CCHD Plenary (for all)

    3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

     

    BREAK

    3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

     

    CCHD Diocesan Directors Meeting (directors only)

    3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


    Community Workshops: Group A (concurrent)

    1. Topic TBA
    2. Topic TBA
    3. Topic TBA
    4. Topic TBA
    5. Topic TBA

    4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

     

    BREAK

      

    5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


    Community Workshops: Group B (concurrent)

    1. Topic TBA
    2. Topic TBA
    3. Topic TBA
    4. Topic TBA
    5. Topic TBA

     


    6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


    Metro tickets for sale at CSMG Registration

    6:00 p.m. - Onward


    Free evening with optional events.

    6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


    Diversity Outreach Initiative Dinner (by invitation)

    7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


    Affinity Groups Meet (by invitation)

    7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.


    Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (all welcome)

    9:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m.


    Taizé Prayer and Benediction (all welcome)

    Monday, FEBRUARY 9, 2015

    7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m

     

    Registration

      

    7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m

     

    Mass

      

    7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.


    Metro tickets for sale at CSMG Registration
    (Limited number available for those who anticipate difficulty purchasing tickets at the Woodley Park Metro Station.)

      

    7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.


    Catholic Relief Services Celebratory Breakfast

      

    8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.


    Exhibit Hall

      

    8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.


    Catholic Charities U.S.A. Hospitality Suite

      

    9:00 a.m. - 9:20 p.m.


    Opening Prayer

      

    9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


    Legislative Issues Briefing

      

    11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


    BREAK

      

    11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


    State Delegations Meetings

      

    12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

     

    Lunch

    1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

     

    BREAK

      

    2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

     

    Advocacy Training 2 (optional -- further skills building and answering your tough questions)

      

    3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.


    Policy Workshops: Group A (Concurrent.  Topics are tentative.)

    1. Weighing the Risks: Drivers of Migration
    2. Pope Francis’ Vision for Addressing Climate Change
    3. Economy of Inclusion: Ending Sex and Labor Slavery
    4. Protecting Human Rights in the Cradle of Christianity
    5. Swords into Ploughshares: Towards A Peace Economy

    4:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

     

    BREAK

        

    4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


    Policy Workshops: Group B (Concurrent.  Topics are tentative.)

    1. Going Forth: Freedom to Minister to All in an Era of Complicated Church/State Relations
    2. Resurrecting Failed States
    3. Equitable Tax Reform: A Roadmap to the Common Good
    4. Criminal Justice Reform: Healing Families, Communities and Victims
    5. At-Risk Families: From Economic Exploitation to Independence

    6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


    Metro tickets for sale at CSMG Registration

    6:00 p.m. - Onward


    Free evening with optional events.

    6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

     

    The Roundtable Harry A. Fagan & Servant of Justice Awards Reception & Banquet (fees apply)

    7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


    Young Leaders Initiative Meeting (participants only)

      

    8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


    Young Leaders Initiative Reception (by invitation)

      

    TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2015

    7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


    Registration

    7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.


    Continental Breakfast

    Metro tickets for sale at CSMG Registration.

    If checking out of hotel today guest rooms must be cleared and check-out completed 12 Noon.  Luggage may be left at the reception desk for later pick-up.

    8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


    Exhibit Hall

    9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.


    Sending Mass
    Archbishop Joseph Kurtz, Louisville, principal celebrant and homilist

    10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


    Capitol Hill Visits (lunch on your own)

    3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m


    Capitol Hill Reception (location to be announced)

    5:30 p.m.

     

    CSMG 2015 Concludes



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