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Arrupe College Jesuit Community

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

(2015—2016 ACADEMIC YEAR) 

[FIRST SEMESTER]

JULY 2015

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Wednesday 15 End of Apostolic Missions for 2nd & 4th Year Scholastics
Thursday 16 2nd & 4th Scholastics return to Arrupe College
Friday 17 – Tuesday 21 Short vacation for 2nd & 4th year scholastics
[Monday 20—Saturday 25] [Southern Africa Regional Conference of Rectors, Deans & Spiritual Directors of Seminaries: Pretoria, SA]
Wednesday 22 (till July 31) 2nd & 4th year scholastics depart for and begin annual retreat
Wednesday 22 – Friday 24 Arrival days for new (1st year) scholastics
Friday 24 Latest arrival date for new (1st year) scholastics
Saturday 25 (till August 7) Orientation Programme begins for 1st year scholastics
Thursday 30 Latest arrival date for 3rd year scholastics on vacation/apostolic work/retreat from their Provinces/Regions
Friday 31 2nd & 4th year scholastics end annual retreat, return to Arrupe
Friday 31 Solemnity of St. Ignatius of Loyola

AUGUST 2015

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Saturday 1 Evaluation/Sharing on Apostolic Missions (2nd & 4th years)
Saturday 1 – Friday 7 Orientation Programme for 1st year scholastics
Monday 3 – Friday 7 Workshop for all scholastics, except the 1st years: “Towards GC 36—General Congregations in the Society of Jesus” by Fr. Festo Mkenda, S.J.
Friday 7 Orientation Programme ends for 1st year scholastics
Saturday 8 Opening Academic Assembly & Mass of the Holy Spirit
Monday 10 – December 9 1st Semester
Monday 10 – Friday 14 Individual meeting of new scholastics with Fr. Rector
Friday 14 Staff/Formators’ Meeting
Saturday 29 Day of Recollection (sub-community)

SEPTEMBER 2015

DATE EVENT
Friday 4 Community Adoration
 

Monday 7 – Friday 11

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Mukasa)

Wednesday 9 Missioning to Apostolates (all scholastics)
Saturday 12 Arrupe Jesuit Community Meeting
 

Monday 14 – Thursday 17

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Mtima)

Friday 18 Staff/Formators’ Meeting
 

Monday 21 – Friday 25

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Tansi)

Thursday 24 Coordinators’ Meeting (subsequent dates to be fixed)
Friday 25 Consultors’ Meeting (subsequent dates to be fixed)
Saturday 26 Day of Recollection (Large Arrupe Community)
Sunday 27 Approbation of the Society of Jesus (1540)
 

Monday 28 – Friday, Oct. 2

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Rodriquez)

Monday 28 – Friday Oct. 2 Mid-Semester Reading Week

OCTOBER 2015

DATE EVENT
Monday Sept 29 – Fri Oct. 3 Mid-Semester Reading Week
Friday 2 Community Adoration
[Wednesday 7 –Saturday 10] [Meeting of African Assistancy Electors to GC 36: Nairobi]
 

Monday 12 – Thursday 15

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Hannan)

Friday 16 Staff/Formators’ Meeting
 

Monday 19 – Thursday 23

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Sabonete)

Monday 26 – Friday 30 Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Dzama)

Saturday 31 Day of Recollection (sub-community)

NOVEMBER 2015

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Friday 6 Community Adoration
Friday 6 – Sunday 8 Staff/Formators’ Weekend Review
 

Monday 9 – Thursday 13

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Kavuma)

Saturday 14 Arrupe Jesuit Community Meeting
Monday 16 Fraternal Corrections Due
Friday 20 End of 1st semester classes
Monday 23 Arrupe College Board of Managers’ Meeting
Monday 23—Thursday 26 Canonical Visitation by the JESAM President
Monday 23 – Friday 27 End of semester Study Week
Thursday 26 Feast of St. John Beechmann (Patron Saint of Scholastics)
Monday 30 Examinations begin

DECEMBER 2015

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Tuesday 1 – Wednesday 9 Examinations
Friday 4 Community Adoration
Wednesday 9 Missioning & send-forth for MA scholastics
Wednesday 16 (Evening) – Saturday 19 (Evening)  

Christmas Triduum

Friday 25 Christmas Day
Saturday 26 – Thursday Jan 2 Christmas Vacation

 

[SECOND SEMESTER]

JANUARY 2016

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Monday 4 – Friday 8 Workshop for all scholastics
Friday 8 Community Adoration
Monday 11 – May 25 2nd Semester
 

Monday 18 – Thursday 21

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Mtima)

Friday 22 Staff/Formators’ Meeting
Saturday 23 Arrupe Jesuit Community Meeting
 

Monday 25 – Friday 29

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Mukasa)

Saturday 30 Day of Recollection (sub-community)

 

FEBRUARY 2016

DATE EVENT
Tuesday 2 – Wednesday 3 Arrupe College Board of Governors’ Meeting [JESAM]
Friday 5 Community Adoration
Saturday 6 Arrupe Day
 

Monday 8 – Friday 12

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Rodriquez)

Wednesday 10 ASH WEDNESDAY
Friday 12 Consultors’ Meeting
 

Monday 15 – Thursday 18

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Tansi)

Friday 19 Staff/Formators’ Meeting
 

Monday 22 – Thursday 26

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Sabonete)

Saturday 27 Day of Recollection (Large Arrupe Community)
Monday 29 – March 4 Mid-Semester Reading Week

MARCH 2016

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Tuesday 1 – Friday 4 Mid-Semester Reading Week
Friday 4 Community Adoration
 

Monday 7 – Thursday 11

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Dzama)

 

Monday 14 – Thursday 17

Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Hannan)

Friday 18 Staff/Formators’ Meeting
Friday 18 (Evening) – Sunday 20 (Evening)  

Easter Weekend Retreat

Sunday 20 Passion (Palm) Sunday [HOLY WEEK]
Thursday 24 Holy Thursday
Friday 25 Good Friday
Saturday 26 Holy Saturday/Easter Vigil
Sunday 27 Easter Sunday
Monday 28 – Friday, April 1 Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Kavuma)

APRIL 2016

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Monday, March 28 – Friday, April 1 Account of Conscience & Visitation of Sub-Community

(Kavuma)

Friday 1 Community Adoration
Friday 8 – Sunday 10 Staff/Formators’ Weekend Review
Monday 11 Orientation planning committee
Saturday 16 Arrupe Jesuit Community Meeting
[Monday 17 – Friday 22] [Meeting of African Assistancy Electors to GC 36: Madagascar]
Friday 29 Fraternal Corrections Due
Saturday 30 Day of Recollection (sub-community)

MAY 2016

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Friday 6 Community Adoration
Monday 2 – Friday 6 End of semester Study Week
Monday 9 – Wednesday 18 Examinations
Wednesday 18 Missioning Mass & community send-forth for finalists
Saturday 21 Academic Closing Assembly
Sunday 22 2nd years & finalists depart to their Provinces/Regions
Monday 23 1st & 3rd years depart for various Apostolic Missions
Sunday 29 Staff/Formators’ Review & Planning Meeting

JUNE 2016

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Sunday May 29 – Wed. June 1 Staff/Formators’ Review & Planning Meeting
 

JULY 2016 (Tentative)

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Friday 15 End of Apostolic Missions for 2nd & 4th Year Scholastics
Saturday 16 2nd & 4th Scholastics return to Arrupe College
Monday 18 – Thursday 21 Short vacation for 2nd & 4th year scholastics
[Monday 18 – Saturday 23] [African Assistancy Meeting of Rectors/Deans/Principals: Nairobi]
Friday 22 2nd & 4th year scholastics depart for & begin annual retreat
Friday 22 – Sunday 24 Arrival days for new (1st year) scholastics
Sunday 24 Latest arrival date for new (1st year) scholastics
Monday 25 (till August 5) Orientation Programme begins for 1st year scholastics
 

Saturday 30

Latest arrival date for 3rd year scholastics on vacation/apostolic work/retreat from their Provinces/Regions
Sunday 31 2nd & 4th year scholastics end, and return from, annual retreat
Sunday 31 Solemnity of St. Ignatius of Loyola

AUGUST 2016

 

DATE

 

EVENT

Monday 1 – Friday 5 Orientation programme for 1st years
Monday 1 Evaluation/Sharing on Apostolic Missions (2nd & 4th years)
Monday 1 – Friday 5 Workshop for all scholastics, except the 1st years on orientation
Friday 5 Orientation Programme ends for 1st year scholastics
Saturday 6 Opening Academic Assembly & Mass of the Holy Spirit
Monday 10 1st Semester begins