WFMP 2017
Conference Program


Thanks are extended to our Sponsors, Vendors and Member Boards for their support of our conference.

Conference 2017 Overview

Thursday, Oct 26, 2017

5:00 p.m. Registration

Delegate Package Pick-up

Light Dinner

6:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Workshop: OECTA

21st Century Spirituality:  Mindfulness, Meditation & more…

Conference Choir Rehearsal

 7:00 p.m. Gathering /Welcoming Prayer

Opening Address: Dr. Mark McGowan

8:30 p.m. Social (entertainment, refreshments & cash bar)

Friday, October 27, 2017

7:30 a.m. Registration and Delegate Package Pickup

Pre-paid Hotel Parking

8:30 a.m. Keynote Address: Dr. Michael Higgins
9:30 a.m. Refreshments
9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Feature Presentation: Witnessing the Faith – Chris Bray

Period A Sessions

11:15 a.m. Celebration of the Eucharist:  Most Rev. Gerard Bergie, Bishop of St. Catharines
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Feature Presentation:  Salt+Light

Period B Sessions

2:45 p.m. Refreshments
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Period C Sessions
4:30 p.m. Wine and Cheese:  cash bar

Saturday, October 28, 2017

 7:30 a.m.  Breakfast
 8:30 a.m  Morning Prayer
 9:30 a.m.  Session D Workshops
 10:30 a.m.  Refreshments
 12:00 p.m.  Dismissal