Forming Disciples of Jesus Christ in the Catholic tradition on the campus of Western Carolina University
This page will be updated each week, so check back with us to see what’s going on! All events take place at the Catholic Campus Ministry student center & chapel unless otherwise stated.
Welcome Week: Aug 22-28
AUG 22: SUNDAY
12-2 PM: Free Hot Dog Lunch for New Students (Freshmen & Transfers)
4:00 PM: Mass on Campus (Confessions are available an hour before Mass)
Students who wish to walk together to Mass are invited to meet with our student leaders at the Clock Tower at 3:30 pm.
5:00 PM: Social meet-and-greet
AUG 23: MONDAY
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Open House at CCM with Coffee & Doughnuts. Drop by any time during the day to meet with a student peer minister to learn about our campus ministry.
AUG 24: TUESDAY
7:00 PM – Game Night! We’ve got board games, card games, and an old school Wii — feel free to bring your own game to share.
AUG 25: WEDNESDAY
6:00 PM: Free Home Cooked Dinner! We offer a free fellowship meal every Wednesday followed by a different peer ministry program each week.
8:00 PM: Holy Hour of Eucharistic Adoration & Evening Prayer in the chapel
AUG 26: THURSDAY
7:00 PM: Faith & Film Catholic movie night
AUG 27: FRIDAY
6:00 PM: Sunset Picnic & Hike to Waterrock Knob on the Blue Ridge Parkway
Meet at CCM to ride together along the Blue Ridge Parkway to Waterrock Knob. We will provide PB&J sandwiches, chips, bottled water, and dessert. We’ll then hike half a mile up to the highest point on the Parkway and enjoy spectacular views of God’s creation as the sun sets. We should be returning to campus around 9:00 PM.
AUG 28: SATURDAY
GREENING UP THE MOUNTAINS FESTIVAL
Stay tuned for more details regarding our participation in this annual Sylva event.