Dress up in costume (if you dare) and help pick up bags from neighbors as part of a canned food drive for Christ the King food pantry.
1st Floor Carondelet Hall Ministry Lobby
Questions? Contact Mia at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsored by Office of Ministry, Spirituality & Action
Come to Avila’s Boo-Tastic Halloween Bash with OktoberFest food and drink, pumpkin carving, costume contests, bonfire, games, and big cash and gift card prizes for best costumes and game winners.
(Inclement Weather Location – Avila Pavilion)
Sponsored by Student Life & the Office of Ministry, Spirituality & Action
Our team chiropractor, and Avila alum, Dr. Berry is on campus every Wednesday from 1:15 to 2:45pm for on-site adjustments. He will be in the Mabee Fieldhouse Training Room. West side of gym, below weight room. Students are $25. Faculty/Staff are $10.
Every week at 2:00, take a break from class and join Julie in the Carondelet Activity Room. We will have coffee, tea, hot chocolate and light refreshments. No agendas…just presence of mind and place to relax.
The Center for Global Studies & Social Justice at Avila University is excited to announce that Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ, author of Dead Man Walking, will be visiting Avila University on Friday October 30th
1:30-3:00pm: Presentation and Discussion (Foyle Chapel, Free event)
3:00-3:30pm: Book Signing (Foyle Chapel Lobby – Books will be for sale)
7:00pm: Unity Temple on the Plaza (Avila students, faculty, and staff can contact us for free tickets!)
Barrels will be located in the Borserine-Goppert building
from Friday, October 30th until Friday, November 20th
The following items are needed most:
Food: canned vegetables & fruits, boxed meals, canned meat/tuna, hot & cold cereal,
peanut butter, and canned soup.
Personal supplies: soap, deodorant, shampoo, and toilet paper
*please no glass or perishable items
Sponsored by the Avila Student Nursing Organization
Trick-or-treat at our decorated car trunks and get some delicious treats!
We will be collecting donations for MOCSA (Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault).
Items requested: art supplies, nail polish, lotion, stress balls, flip flops, shampoo & conditioner, bedding (blankets, sheets, etc).
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Mabee Fieldhouse Parking Lot
Sponsored by Waves
Entirely student-led Mass equals energetic, enriching and a good place to be on Sunday mornings to start the new week. All are welcome to join the celebration. If you are interested in Liturgical Ministries, such as becoming a reader or Eucharistic Minister, please contact Mary.Whitacre@avila.edu for more information.
If you are interested in joining the Choir, please contact Elise at email@example.com or Zeke at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bring your friends and family to enjoy Avila’s Day of the Dead event, a Mexican holiday that honors the passage into the next life of our dearly departed. Día de los muertos falls on the Catholic holidays of All Saints Day (Nov. 1) and All Souls Day (Nov. 2) and is traditionally celebrated with altars for our departed loved ones, calaveras, and sugar skulls. ALL are welcome!
Sponsored by SOL
Every Monday at 5:30 pm, except when noted, we invite you to join fellow students in the Carondelet Activity Room for Home-Cooked Food and Fellowship. We always start the evening with a brief student-led prayer, followed by good eats.
CONTACT: E-mail Mary.Whitacre@avila.edu