Planning for 2018
To assist parishes in planning and promoting formation in their communities, we have prepared a '2018 calendar planning tool' which can be downloaded and adapted by month (MS Word).
These templates have been prepared as a free, editable resource and are pre-designed and populated with the following:
- Liturgical calendar dates, such as liturgical seasons, memorials and major feast days
- National programs/events
- Victorian public holidays
- Date claimers for formation opportunities for parish leaders*, such as professional development days for Lay Ecclesial Ministers, formation for Parish Pastoral Councils, seminars for Liturgy/RCIA Teams, seminars/talks exploring a ‘living faith’ in the world (e.g. Sparks of Beauty program)
- Notes section for plotting key dates and notices
INSTRUCTIONS FOR USING THE CALENDAR TEMPLATES >
Click on the month/s below to download the template:
These dates are correct at the time of uploading and may be subject to change. We will continue to provide updates and information. We have provided the templates by month, to ensure that any changes are captured and updated (if you downloaded everything in one document, you may miss important updates later on!). Note: Please note change to February template (LEM Commissioning Mass has moved from 4 February to 7 February).
Artwork for 2017-2018 calendars prepared by the Archbishop’s Office for Evangelisation Melbourne. Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne. This artwork has been provided for use by parishes and is not permitted to be sold.