Catholic Women’s Conference slated

MARQUETTE – The Catholic Diocese of Marquette and the Upper Peninsula Knights of Columbus will present the Catholic Women’s Conference “Women of the New Evangelization” from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette.

Guest speakers will be Teresa Tomeo and Monsignor Ron Browne. Tomeo an author, syndicated talk show host, and motivational speaker addressing media awareness and activism. Browne has been serving as moderator of the curia for the Diocese of Marquette since 2009. He had served as Judicial Vicar of the Archdiocese of Detroit’s Metropolitan Tribunal.

Tickets cost $30 per person in advance through Wednesday, $35 at the door. This event is open to women of all faiths. For information and registration, call Chuck Crotty at 226-3460 or email