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Sunday, May 31, 2015

4:00 to 6:00 pm                        Orientation for New VAC’s and SEC’s

6:00 to 8:00 pm                        Welcome and Food

Monday, June 1, 2015

6:00 to 10:00 am                     Breakfast

8:45 am                                    Welcome & Morning Prayer

9:00 am                                    Video from Bishop Burns

Chair of the Committee on the Protection of Children and Young People

Talk and Questions with Bishop Joseph Binzer

10:15 am                                    Rev. Steve Angi, Chancellor, Archdiocese of Cincinnati

Canon Law Issues

11:30 am                                    Deacon Bernie Nojadera, Executive Director

Secretariat of Child and Youth Protection

Noon                                          LUNCH

1:00 pm                                    Tim Hogan

Overcoming Children and Parent Objections to Training

2:00 pm                                    Rev. Robert Oliver

Secretary for the Pontifical Commission on the Protection of Minors

3:15 pm                                    Dr. Francesco Cesareo

President of Assumption College and Chair of the National Review Board

4:00 pm                                    Travel to Cathedral for Mass

5:00 pm                                    Mass at Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption

6:00 pm                                    Tour of Cathedral

Immediately following the tour, a main sponsor of the conference, will provide dinner along with transportation to dinner.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

6:00 to 10:00 am                      Breakfast

7:30 am                                    Mass at the hotel

Opportunity to sign up for Confession or Spiritual Direction

VAC’s and SEC’s follow separate schedules


Tuesday sessions end at 5:00 pm in order to prepare the room for the Banquet

6:30 pm                                    Banquet at the hotel

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

6:00 to 10:00 am                     Breakfast

7:30 am                                    Mass at the hotel

Opportunity to sign up for Confession or Spiritual Direction

9:00 am                                    Bob Farley

Internet Issues

10:15 am                                    David Finkelhoor

What Research is Telling Us

11:30 am                                    Mary Jane Doerr

Update from the Office


Close of Conference


VIRTUS Conference begins at Noon for those who are staying

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Trip to Lexington / Breakfast on your own

Cost $50 per person / Limit of 46 persons

7:15 am                                    Leave hotel


Keeneland Race Track: Step out on a walking tour of the ivy covered grounds of Keeneland which is home to the planet’s most expensive horse auctions.  Watch thoroughbreds as they are being trained. See where scenes from Seabiscuit, Secretariat and The Dreamer were filmed.

Donamire Farms: Driving tour through 650 acre farm, home to 60 horses.  Scenes from The Dreamer were shot on this farm.  See Stallion, Yearling, Broodmare and Training Barns.  Behind this spectacular home is a Conservatory with award winning perennial garden.

Old Friends: A guided walking tour to meet equine residents and learn about their careers and lives.  Old Friends is a living history museum of horse racing, home to more than 100 horses across three states, many living in retirement.

Woodford Reserve Bourbon Distillery:  BOX LUNCH

Woodford Reserve Bourbon Distillery: Walking guided tour of Bourbon Discovery.  Hear the history of bourbon, how Woodford is unique in all five sources of flavor.  Includes bourbon tasting and gift shop

4:45 pm                                    Return to hotel or can be dropped off at the airport if you let us know

ahead of time