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ACAA Reunion 2019

Winter Park, Florida (Near Orlando)

January 14-17, 2019

San Pedro Spiritual Development Center

A three-day program with the possibility of adding an additional day (Sunday, January 13th) if you would like to arrive early.

MONDAY, JANUARY 14 - Program will begin formally

  • Check-in at 4:30 pm

  • Vespers at 5:30 pm

  • Dinner and introductions at 6:00 pm

  • Presentation and discussion: The Catholic Church and its Irreversible Commitment to Ecumenism by John Borelli at 7:30pm

  • The evening will end with a social time.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 15

  • Mass at 7:30 am

  • Breakfast at 8 am

  • Second presentation and discussion: Nostra Aetate and Interreligious Relations by John Borelli at 9:00 am

  • Third presentation and discussion: Challenges in Seminary Formation in the 21st Century by Ferdi Santos (AC’98) at 10:30am

  • Lunch at noon.

In the afternoon there are 5 options:

  1. A group tour of the Morse Museum in Winter Park (with the largest collection of the Louis Comfort Tiffany art) www.morsemuseum.org

  2. Golf in at the Winter Park Golf Course--$16 for 9-hole, plus $7 to repeat with $10 pp charge for the golf cart

  3. A Video seminar by Richard Rohr on Experiencing the Faith in the 21st century conducted by Bill Weiskopf (AC’67) with discussion

  4. A visit to Disney World—Magic Kingdom $117 or Epcot $109

  5. A group tour of the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens in Winter Park (Albin Polasek was one of the most heralded sculptors of the 20th century including many religious sculptures in Catholic Churches) www.polasek.org

For those who want there will be

  • Dinner at 6 pm at the Retreat Center

  • Presentation and discussion: The Use of Internal Forum given by Tony Bawyn (AC’82) at 7 pm.

  • The evening will end with a social time beginning at 8 pm

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16

  • Morning Prayer at 7:30 am

  • Breakfast; at 8 am

  • A group discernment on the future of the ACAA at 8:30 am

  • A group discernment and discussion of the Damien Community and the granting of KUL scholarships at 9:15 am

  • Business Meeting of the ACAA at 10:30am.

  • Lunch at noon.

In the afternoon there are 4 options: All of the options listed above except #4--the visit to Disney.

  • Alumni Mass at 5pm

  • Alumni Banquet at 6 pm and an evening of fellowship.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 17

  • Mass at 7:30 am

  • Breakfast at 8 am

  • Check-out at 11 am.

COST OF REUNION, January 14-17, 2019:

  • $475 single room occupancy

  • $350 double room occupancy

--Additional night (Sunday, January 13th) + $100

--Note that greens fees for golf and entrance fees for Disney are "not included” in above price

CLOSEST AIRPORT: Orlando International Airport - (Airport code is: MCO)

SHUTTLE TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS: (Contact one of the following to arrange a roundtrip ride from the airport to the retreat center) Super Shuttle (800-258-3826); Premier Royal (800-939-7517); Joe's Airport Taxi (407-749-4201); Orlando Airport Transportation (407-777-87150)

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