Events

Kalamazoo Hosts Michigan Right to Life 44th Annual Conference!

To Sign up for this years 44 Annual Conference hosted in Kalamazoo by Michigan Right to Life click HERE.

This event takes place Thursday, September 21 between 9 am and 3 pm at WMU’s Fetzer Center.

Kalamazoo Right to Life members and other local pro-lifers can take advantage of the short drive to enjoy the conference, meet people from other affiliates, hear great speakers, attend workshops, and enjoy a wonderful lunch.

Guest speakers include Sarah Zagorski, the Executive Director of Colorado Citizens for  Life, and Mary Rathke, the President of HELPeople.

Workshop speakers will include RLM’s Legislative Director Ed Rivet, and Nevada Right to Life President Melissa Clement.

The cost is $25 for students, $55 for individuals, $45 for groups of four or more people. The price includes a continental breakfast and lunch. The deadline for registration is September 5, 2017, and the cost increases to $65 after September 5.

2017 Focus on Life Annual Benefit Dinner

KRTL Annual Benefit Dinner is set for Thursday, April 20, 2017. We will be welcoming guest speaker, Rebecca Kiessling.

Rebecca was conceived in rape and targeted for abortion.  She puts a face, a voice and a story to the issue of exceptions to abortion.

Doors open at 5:30 PM.  Dinner and program start at 6:30 PM.

For event flyer and invitation click: FLYER2017.

Please join us!

Reminder of Roe v. Wade Memorial Prayer Service: Sunday, January 22, 3 pm, Bronson Park

Everyone is invited to attend the annual Roe v. Wade Memorial Service. It will be held on Sunday, January 22, 2017 between 3-3:30 pm.
We will gather at the bandshell in Bronson Park. We are all welcome to return to the Crowley Center at St. Augustine’s school for refreshments.
New this year: We will be collecting boxes of diapers and baby wipes that will be donated to Caring Network and Alternatives of Kalamazoo.
The weather report shows no snow!!! but there is the possibility of rain. Temperatures should be in the low 50s. Let’s make this memorial service a success. We show our strength by our numbers. So, bring those diapers…bring that umbrella…and bring your family. Hope to see you there.

Pro-Life Movie “Voiceless” will be shown at Celebration Cinema October 28th thru November 3rd

The Pro-Life Movie “Voiceless”, which opens this Friday at various theaters throughout the US, will be coming to the Kalamazoo area due to the generosity of local Catholic sponsors.

At a minimum, there will be four showings daily at the Celebration Cinema [Portage] from Friday, October 28th through Thursday, November 3rd.

If there are sufficient customers, Celebration Cinema will extend the showing for at least one more week.

 

Annual Business Meeting

Please join as at our Annual Business Meeting!

Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016

Time: 6-8 PM

Location: St. Catherine of Siena

1150 W Centre Avenue, Portage, MI 49024

Room:  Siena Conference Room (on the lower level).

Please mark your calendars for this special meeting!

Welcome back, Nik Nikas!

You’re invited…
Pro-Life Attorneys
Nikolas Nikas & Dorinda Bordlee
to speak at Ambrose House
Thursday, July 7th 6:00-8:30 p.m.
 
Please join the Newman Community in welcoming noted Catholic pro-life attorneys Nikolas Nikas and Dorinda Bordlee for a reception and colloquium at Ambrose House of Studies, Thursday evening, July 7 from 6:00-8:30 p.m.
 
Co-founders of the Bioethics Defense Fund based in New Orleans, both are involved with pro-life legislation and outreach across the nation. Mr. Nikas recently gave the keynote address for the annual Kalamazoo Right-to-Life Dinner.
 
6:00 Meet and Greet, refreshments
7:00 Colloquium
 
Founded to promote life issues, the Bioethics Defense Fund collaborates with leading academics, medical doctors, theologians, and scientists to inform legislation, litigation, and education efforts concerning right-to-life, parental consent, euthanasia, cloning, and medical ethics issues.  For more information go to  The Bioethics Defense Fund – www.bdfund.org
 
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