50th Anniversary Celebration

Thomas More College 50th Anniversary | Schedule of Events

Thomas More invites you to participate in an Anniversary Celebration marking the 50th Anniversary of the Dedication of Villa Madonna becoming Thomas More College!

Friday | September 21 – An Evening of Art!

A Celebration of Art Alumni | 5-7 p.m. Opening of artwork curated from VMC/TMC artists, presented by the Creative and Performing Arts Department in the Eva G. Farris Art Gallery. The show continues through October 5. Free and open to the public.

Villa Players Alumni Reception | 8:30 p.m.  Following the 7:30 p.m. performance of “A Man for All Seasons” in the Thomas More Theatre. For additional performance information and tickets, click here. Stay after to enjoy the camaraderie with former and present Villa Players.

Sunday | September 23

Mass | 10 a.m.  Thomas More Chancellor Bishop Roger J. Foys, D.D., celebrates a Mass dedicated to Thomas More College at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington, Kentucky. All are welcome.

Celebratory Pig Roast | 5 p.m.  Join us for live music and fabulous food at the Thomas More campus in Crestview Hills, Kentucky. The pig roast is FREE and open to the public.

Thursday | September 27

23rd Annual Bishop William A. Hughes Awards | 6 p.m.  Honorees include Casey (Thomas) ’81 and Mark Guilfoyle, J.D., Stephanie Renaker-Jansen and Dick Jansen, and Frank Murphy. The awards ceremony will be held at Drees Pavilion in Devou Park in Covington, Kentucky. Please RSVP by clicking here.

Friday | September 28

Red Mass | 12 p.m.  Bishop Roger J. Foys, D.D., celebrates a special Mass in Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapel, asking for God’s blessings on the legal community. RSVP to Julie Jones by Sept. 26 email: director@nkybar.org; phone: 859-781-1300, ext. 104

Thomas More Night at the Reds | 6:40 p.m.  Join us for a special night at Great American Ball Park as the Reds take on the Pirates. A special in-game announcement awaits! Purchase your tickets here. The deadline to buy tickets is Sept. 26 at 11:59 a.m.

Saturday | September 29

Academic Convocation | 2:30 p.m.  On the Thomas More campus in Crestview Hills. Join us to ask God’s Blessings for another 50 years of academic success. Includes a SURPRISE featured speaker. All are welcome.

Sunday | September 30

Vespers | 2 p.m.  Con-celebrated by Bishop Roger J. Foys, D.D., and Most Reverend Joseph E. Kurtz, D.D., Archbishop of the Diocese of Louisville, in Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapel. All are welcome.

Wednesday | October 3

Choir Concert | 6:30 p.m.  Specially prepared for the 50th Anniversary, located in Steigerwald Hall, Saints Center. All are welcome, FREE and open to the public!


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