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Wishing you peace, love and joy during this holy season of hopeful anticipation.
May your heart be filled by God's abundant spirit of love, transforming us into generous givers.
Paulette Smith, Congress Event Coordinator
Jan Pedroza, Congress Program Coordinator
This is our last
Congress Emailing for the year 2009.
We thank those who have registered for Congress 2010 and remind those who haven't yet registered: Register by the end
of the year to be sure to get your first choice workshops. Pass along this emailing or our link — www.RECongress.org — to share with friends and encourage them to
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RECongress Keeping 'Green'
The 2010 Los Angeles Religious Education Congress
• March 18, 2010 (Youth Day)
• March 19-21, 2010 (Congress days)
Congress is held at the Anaheim Convention Center,
located at 800 West Katella Ave. in Anaheim,
Calif. (just across from Disneyland and Disney’s
California Adventure). See a Yahoo Map
The registration fee for Congress is $60 ($70 after February 5, 2010).
There are two ways to register:
-- Download the Guidebook and register online
(by credit card)
-- Order a Guidebook and register by mail (by
Find more detailed information online.
Order a Guidebook
AN EVENING WITH DAVID WHYTE
Friday, March 19, 8:00 pm
Anaheim Convention Center
Room 207 - 2nd floor
Poet and author
David Whyte will take us on a journey through the poetic tradition, looking at the thresholds human beings have always had to cross to live a larger, richer, more courageous and more generous life, no matter the outward circumstances.
This evening session is free to registered Congress attendees, and $20.00 (cash) at the door
to those not registered.
Youth Day registration by credit card is
now available online. Our Youth Day -- held March 18, 2010, with its
theme "I'm Just Sayin'..." -- is geared for students in the 9th through 12th
The registration fee for Youth Day is $20 ($25 after February 5, 2010).
Note: We recommend one extra chaperone for all your
groups and suggest you add the additional name to your first group
I'M JUST SAYIN'... REGISTER FOR YOUTH DAY ONLINE
Register now for Youth Day & Congress
DID YOU KNOW RECONGRESS IS
Did you know that RECongress
has a presence on some of the popular social networking sites? You can find us
Congress Event -and-
Youth Day page
- RECongress page
You can also find all our
Congress Emailings online -- from this year's to past years on the
RECongress.org web site.
Congress once again will showcase over 200 companies as exhibitors — ranging from religious art to music, and from publishing houses to educational institutions, in addition to our own represented Archdiocesan ministries.
We are finalizing our
Congress 2010 Exhibitors and gathering Program book information that will be
2010 Exhibitor Listing
We have contracted with 31 hotels nearby the Anaheim Convention Center to
offer special rates for attendees. Find a hotel for Congress using our online 2010 Hotel page and our
Interactive Map for 2010! We suggest making hotel reservations as soon as possible. When making
reservations, be sure to ask for the Religious Education Congress
See the Congress 2010 List of Hotels
See what's been reported about Congress on our Congress Reviews page. Links to
reviews -- especially by The Tidings, newspaper of the Los Angeles Archdiocese
-- postings, photos and videos about the Religious Education Congress can be
found on our site. And let us know about any we've missed!
about the Religious Education Congress
FOR SOUTHERN CALIFORNIANS
Ralphs Grocery Company, a
major supermarket chain in the Southern California area, supports schools,
churches and other non-profit organizations with annual contributions. The Los
Angeles Religious Education Congress is a member of Ralphs Community
Contributions Program. Simply by using your Ralphs rewards Card a portion of eligible purchases are contributed to the RECongress. (Note: This
is an annual program that must be renewed each year. The current term is
through August 31, 2010.)
We encourage all Ralphs shoppers to sign up for the free Ralphs rewards Card and register their card with the Community Contributions Program. It’s
easy! Every time you shop for groceries and swipe your card at Ralphs,
RECongress will automatically earn up to 5% of all eligible purchases per
enrolled card. Sign up now! It’s never been easier to contribute to the
Organization Name: Archdiocese of Los Angeles -
Address: 3424 Wilshire
Blvd., 3rd Floor, Los Angeles, CA
Organization Number: 90658
Find step-by-step instructions and information online.
Read About the Ralph rewards Program
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