PUTNAM COUNTY - You are invited to join an enjoyable, spiritual and slower-paced bus pilgrimage to Canada and up-state New York from July 20-26. Fr. Gerald Knueven from the Toledo Diocese, will be the spiritual director.
Some of the shrines you will visit are: St. Joseph's Oratory/tomb of Brother Andre, St. Francis Xavier Mission, Shrine of St. Kateri Tekakwitha, Notre Dame Basilica of Montreal and Basilica of St. Anne de Beaupre in Canada, Our Lady of Victory National Shrine, and the National Shrine of North American Martyrs in New York. Over a dozen shrines are included.

The deluxe motor-coach will depart from the Kalida K of C parking lot about 7 a.m. on Sunday, July 20. There may be other pick-up locations as needed.

A passport or passcard is required for travel in Canada. This may be obtained after registering, but you must have it before travelling.

This Pilgrimage is sponsored by the Rosary-Altar Society of St. Michael's, Kalida. Pinnacle Travel and Tours is in charge of arrangements and reservations. Call Chris Dougherty at 419-345-2512, email: cdougherty@pinnacletourexperience.com, website: hborgelt@bright.net for details and registration forms. The deadline is Feb. 3.