Il Ritiro Franciscan Retreat Center in Dittmer will offer several upcoming retreats, including "Our Vocation As Gospel Preachers," Sept. 26-28; "Matriarchs In Scripture," Oct. 5; and "Autumn Leaves and First Frosts, Bless the Lord: An Eco Spirituality Retreat," Oct. 11-13. For information go online to www.il-ritiro.org, call (636) 274-0554 or email email@example.com.
The Young Catholic Musicians (YCM) program is holding auditions for the archdiocesan-wide orchestra and choir. The YCM consists of young people who want to develop their musical talent in a leadership role in the Church.
The Catholic Renewal Center will host an archdiocesan-wide Pentecost Vigil Mass at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at Holy Redeemer Church, 17 Joy Ave. in Webster Groves. Bishop Robert J. Hermann will be the celebrant.
Scholar Bowl champs
Congratulations to St. Louis Priory School, which won in Class 3 in the state Scholar Bowl Championships, held May 4 at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Priory, which had a record of 27-8, beat Hallsville High School by a score of 400-390 in the final match. Team coach is Gayle Reichle.