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APRIL 14 – HOGWARTS AND PAX CHRISTI

The College of the Holy Cross will present the 14th annual “Hogwarts at Holy Cross” with the theme “Mystery Hogwarts,” on April 14 from 6-8 p.m. in the Hogan Campus Center Ballroom; designed for the area children the event will feature hands-on chemistry experiments and a unique and interactive presentation by Holy Cross faculty and students who will be dressed in wizard attire and children are encouraged to also dress-up; the program is free and appropriate for children in pre-K-grade eight and organized by the Holy Cross Science Ambassadors has a goal of making science fun for children of all ages. UPTON - Central MA Pax Christi, an ecumenical meeting open to all who “struggle to incorporate Gospel nonviolence into their lives,” will hold a retreat with the theme “The Power of Forgiveness and Reconciliation” on April 14 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at St. Gabriel, the Archangel Church, 151 Mendon St., Mendon; Marie Dennis, director of the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns in Washington, mother of six adult children and author of “St. Francis and the Romero: Reflections on his life and writings” will be the retreat leader; a parish Mass will be held at 5 p.m.; for more information and to register at $35 per person, lunch included, contact Ronald Holman, 15 Chris Drive, North Attleboro, MA 02760.