Thursday, June 14
12:00pm – Registration/Vendor Area Opens
12:45pm – 1:30pm
A Matter of Life and Death: The Battle for a True Education
Education is quite simply a matter of life and death. The poisoning of education by the architects of secular fundamentalism, and the culture of death it promotes, can only be countered by a restoration of tradition-oriented learning. Joseph Pearce will discuss the deadliness of the poison and will present the ingredients of the life-giving antidote.
2:00pm – 2:45pm
Timeless Principles of Successful Homeschooling
Feel overwhelmed or suffering from major burnout? Are you asking if homeschooling is really for you, and wondering how other parents keep going year after year? Ginny Seuffert will provide practical, down-to-earth advice drawn from her thirty years of successful homeschooling to put some peace and joy back in your homeschool day.
3:15pm – 4:00pm
Parenting Principles for Raising Holy Children
Behavior and discipline problems with our children can result in difficulties in our homeschool and family life. Cheryl Hernandez explains how, by using simple parenting principles, starting when they are young, we can form our children in character and virtue.
4:30pm – 5:15pm
The Catholic Literary Revival
Three hundred years of persecution against the Church in England took place until the conversion of Blessed John Henry Newman. This talk explains the Catholic cultural revival that gave to the world the works of Hopkins, Chesterton, Belloc, Eliot, Waugh, Tolkien and many others.