March For Life

Itinerary March for Life 2020 – St. Gertrude’s

Thursday – January 23, 2020

5:00am Check In

5:15am Depart St. Gertrude

***8 hour drive – allow for 9 hours , 1 hour for lunch

12:00pm Lunch (pay for self)

3:00pm Arrive at Basilica (400 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC 20017)

-heavy snacks (provided)

5:30pm Vigil Mass for Life at the Basilica

8:30pm Depart the Basilica for Holy Redeemer (4902 Berwyn Road College Park, Maryland 20740)

9:00pm Arrive at Holy Redeemer

-Pizza provided

11:00pm Lights Out

Friday – January 24, 2020

6:00am Wake Up / Breakfast (provided)

-Pack your Lunch (provided), have backpack, water bottle, etc

6:45am Leave for Dominican House of Studies (DHS)

(487 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC 20017)

7:15am Arrive at DHS

7:30am Morning Prayer with community (DHS)

7:50am Morning Mass with community (DHS)

8:45am Tour of DHS

9:15am Leave for Holocaust Museum

(100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW Washington, DC 20024)

9:45am Holocaust Museum

12:00pm Gather at the Holocaust Museum Lobby (will be designated) and walk to National Mall together as a group

-Eat Packed Lunch

1:00pm March for Life

-Dominican Friars for Life Banner

3:00pm Gather at Designated Meeting Spot

3:30pm Reception with Congressmen Chabot and Wenstrup (Rayburn Building)

(45 Independence Ave SW Washington, DC 20515)

4:45pm Bus Pick Up at Designated Spot

5:00pm Tour National Monuments

6:30pm Dinner at Union Station 

(50 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002)

8:00pm Leave for Holy Redeemer 

(4902 Berwyn Road College Park, Maryland 20740)

8:30pm Holy Hour / Confessions at Holy Redeemer

10:00pm Hangout

11:00pm Lights Out

Saturday – January 25, 2020

7:00am Wake Up/Breakfast (provided) /Pack Up 

8:30am Mass at Holy Redeemer Parish

9:30am Leave for Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land

(1400 Quincy St NE, Washington, DC 20017)

10:00am Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land Self-Guided Tour

12:00pm Leave DC for Cincinnati

(6543 Miami Ave Cincinnati Ohio 45243)

1:00pm Lunch (on own)

6:00pm Dinner (on own)

9:00pm Arrive back at St. Gertrude

Chaperone Numbers: 

Megan Dickert: 513-504-4470

Bryan Wells: 513-201-7818

Colleen Hoag: 406-253-6314

Christen Aquino: 678-524-9828