National CDA Events

2019

January

  • January 1: Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

  • January 6: Epiphany

  • January 13: Baptism of the Lord

  • January 14: End of Christmas Season

  • January 17: Pro-Life Mass @ Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, Washington DC

  • January 18: March for Life @ Washington DC

 

February

  • February 1: Deadline for entries to Local Court Chairman (Education Contest)

  • February 14: St. Valentine's Day

  • February 17: JCDA Sunday

 

March

  • March 1: Deadline for entries to State Court Chairman (1st place local Education Contest winners and all local Newsletter Contest, Website Contest, and Circle of Love Contest entries) March 2: Read Across America March 5: Shrove Tuesday (Mardi Gras)

  • March 6: Ash Wednesday

  • March 17: St. Patrick's Day

  • March 19: St. Joseph's Day

April

  • April 1: Deadline for entries to National Chairman from State Chairmen (1st place state Education, Newsletter, Website, and Circle of Love winners) and entries for JCDA, Campus, Territorial, and State courts (to education, newsletter, website, and Circle of Love contests) and all national scholarship entries.

  • April 1: 2nd CDA France Pilgrimage Payment Due (50%)

  • April 14: Palm Sunday

  • April 18: Maundy Thursday

  • April 19: Good Friday

  • April 21: Easter Sunday

  • April 28: Divine Mercy Sunday

May

  • May 1: One Million Rosaries for the Unborn

  • May 2: National Day of Prayer

  • May 30: Ascension of Jesus

June

  • June 9: CDA Priest Appreciation Day

  • June 9: Pentecost

  • June 18: CDA Instituted in 1903

  • June 20: Corpus Christi

 

July

  • July 1: CDA France Pilgrimage final payment due

  • July 18-20: State & Territorial Officers Conference

 

August

  • August 15: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

 

October

  • October 6: Respect Life Sunday

  • October 20: CDA Sunday

  • October 26: Make a Difference Day

  • October 21- November 1: CDA France Pilgrimage

  • October 29-November 2: White Ribbons Against Pornography Week

November

  • November 1: All Saints' Day

  • November 28: Thanksgiving

 

December

  • December 1: Advent Begins

  • December 8: The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

  • December 12: Our Lady of Guadalupe

  • December 25: Christmas