Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Catechist Formation Level II Des Moines, Io...

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Saint Augustin's Catholic Church

545 42nd Street

Des Moines, IA 50312

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Shepherd's Staff is pleased to offer CGS Level 2 spiritual and practical formation for the atium of the 6-9 year old child lead by formation leader Mary Heinrich. Completion of this formation meets certification requirements of the National Association of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd United States.

The dates of the course are:

  • March 2-3; 30-31
  • April 27-28
  • May 18-19
  • June 15-16
  • July 13-14
  • September 7-8; 28-29

Saturday hours 8:30 am to 4:30, Sunday hours Noon to 5:30.



Tuition

$500 for 16 sessions which includes fee for national association certificate upon completion of course.

Deadline for formation registration is February 6 with $100 non refundable deposit. Balance due on or before March 2.

Scholarship

We pray that finances will not prevent anyone form attending. A limitied amount of scholarship funds are available from Shepherd's Staff; deadline for applications is February 1, 2019. We encourage you to check at your own parish and Knights of Columbus to see if there are other funds for catechist formation.



Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be provided on Saturdays; Snacks, coffee, tea and water provided each session. Participants may be asked to participate in one potluck lunch to be scheduled later.

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How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

shepherdstaff@cgsiowa.org

Are there any prerequisites for attending Level 2?

Participants must be CGSUSA level 1 certified.

Is it possible for already CGSUSA level 2 certified catechists to audit this course?

If you are working locally or previously attended Shepherd's Staff formation you are welcome to audit this course, however there may be a modest fee and we ask that auditors limit their particpation. Auditors must register by the deadline.

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