Harrisburg Diocesan Council of Catholic Women

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“Caring For God's Creation".  

93rd Annual Convention – April 16, 2018


The Cardinal Keeler Center

4800 Union Deposit Road

Harrisburg, Pa. (717) 657-4804




                     chedule of Events:


                                                          8:00-9:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast 

                                                          9:00–9:15 General Business Session 

                                                          9:15-10:15 Keynote Speaker- Maribeth Stewart-President-elect NCCW 

                                                          10:30-12:00 Concelebrated Mass- Main Celebrant/Homilist, Very Rev. David Danneker

                                                          12:15-1:30 Luncheon Dining Room 

                                                          2:00-2:30- Linda Plummer –Director of Morning Star Pregnancy Center

                                                          2:30-3:00 Ginny Duncan- Director of Office for Ministry with People with Disabilities Rooms 

                                                          3:00 Closing Prayer Service

Keynote speaker: Rose Folsom – “Cultivating the Garden of Your Soul

Founder of Virtue Connection, a lay member of the Dominican Order, Conductor of workshops for religious education classes, Women’s Conferences and for the First National Symposium on Family Peace. She has written over 100 articles on her virtueconnection.com blog and launched a Virtue Connection Facebook page.

Afternoon workshops (opportunity to attend two sessions)

Session A: Alycia Laureti – HDCCW Officer “Women Disciples: Sharing our Gifts with Others”

Session B: Terri Rosenstein – HDCCW Family Concerns Commission “Living as Catholic Women in a Secular Society”

Session C: Rose Folsom – Founder of Virtue Connection “Love Notes from God to Recovering Women”

Session D: Kathy Kokoski – HDCCW Organization Commission “Service Project for the Homeless – Supplies will be provided


Please take a moment throughout the day to visit the meditation room located in the Chapel.  


Berger’s Trinity Peace Religious Gifts and Christian Bling will be available with many religious items for purchase.


The day fee is $25.00, which includes registration ($5.00), luncheon ($20.00), packet, and all activities.

Religious are exempt from paying the $5.00 registration fee.


Luncheon menu: Chicken Parmesan, roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables, garden salad, rolls, assorted pies.

Vegetarian entrée is available upon request.


Please complete the enclosed registration form and send to:

Linda Hartzell, Convention Registration Chair, 1351 Woodridge Drive, Middletown, PA. 17057.


Please click on the links for registration and schedule of events.


DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION IS APRIL 2, 2018. CANCELLATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY APRIL 9, 2018.