Jan. 28-Feb. 3
Catholic Schools Week, "Catholic Schools: The Good News in Education." Contact: Barbara Keebler, National Catholic Educational Association, (202) 337-6232.
Catholic Press Month. Visit www.catholicpress.org.
Black History Month
Annual Meeting of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities: "Catholic Higher Education That Works," Washington, DC. Contact Richard A. Yanikoski, ACCU, at (202) 457-0650 or visit www.accunet.org.
World Day for Consecrated Life
National Day of Prayer for the African American Family. Contact: Beverly A. Carroll, USCCB's Secretariat for African American Catholics, at (202) 541-3177.
XV Annual World Day of the Sick: "Spiritual and Pastoral Care of the Patients with Incurable Illnesses," Seoul, South Korea. Contact: Fred Caesar, Catholic Health Association, (202) 296-3993.
Annual Catholic Social Ministry Gathering: "Bringing Good News to a Broken World: Overcoming Fear with God's Love," Washington, D.C. Contact: Yolanda Taylor-Burwell, USCCB, (202) 541-3185.
Presidents' Day Observed
Suggested national date for collection to Aid the Church in Central and Eastern Europe: "Love is the Only Light." Contact Father James McCann, USCCB's Office to Aid the Church in Central and Eastern Europe, (202) 541-3400 or visit www.usccb.org/aee/collection.shtml.