Major Programs of WPC

1980 - First Providence Symposium, Great Falls, MT

1982 - Second Providence Symposium, St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN

1984 - First Providence Colloquium, Allison Park, PA

1984 - Publication: Providence: God's Face Toward the World

Mary Catherine Hunt, CDP

Sister Mary Catherine Hunt, CP, first executive director

1986 - Initial Formation program of WPC, Allison Park, PA

1986 - Providence Moment Retreats: Edmonton, Alberta, CN; St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN; Melbourne, KY; Baltimore, MD; Westfield, MA; and San Antonio, TX

1987 - Retreat on Providence by Carroll Stuhlmueller, CP, Barbara Doherty, SP at St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN

1988 - Providence International Symposium in June, St. Mary-of-the- Woods College, IN

1991 - Providence Colloquium II, Mont Marie Conference Center, Holyoke, MA

1991 - Publication: On Keeping Providence

1992 - First Executive Director, Mary Catherine Hunt, CP

1994 - Providence Event: Providence Spirituality: Hope and Healing for the Earth held at three sites: St Mary-of-the-Woods, IN, Spokane, WA, and Kingston, Ontario, CN

1994 - Annual Meetings of the WPC Vocation/Formation/Leadership personnel begin

First vocation/formation/leadership gathering

First ever annual gathering of WPC vocation-formation-leadership group in 1994

1995 - Video produced: Providence Unfolding: Linking the Providence Events between 1994-1996

1996 - Providence Event: Being Providence in the New Millennium. Offered at four sites: Montreal, CN; St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN; Portland, OR; and Allison Park, PA

1996 - Providence Retreats offered at six sites: San Antonio, TX; Melbourne, KY; Allison Park, PA; Westfield, MA; Spokane, WA; and Edmonton, Alberta, CN

1998 - Two week in-depth reflection and prayer on charism of Providence, Edmonton, Alberta, CN

1999 - Initial Formation Gathering -- one week experience titled: The Play of Providence in our Lives, Genesis Spiritual Life Center, Westfield, MA

Providence Event 2005

Sunday Liturgy at Providence Event 2005

2000 - Providence Event: Providence Hospitality: Extending the Hearth, June, St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN

2000 - Second Executive Director, Barbara McMullen, CDP

2003 - Regional Providence Events: Come and Dance a New Song at Cana: Providence and Discipleship through Mary, June in Spokane, WA; August in Allison Park, PA; and October in Kingston, Ontario, CN

2005 - Providence Event: The Cosmos Within the Providence Dance, and WPC 25th Anniversary Celebration, June, St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN

2007 - Third Executive Director, Ann Margaret O'Hara, SP

Earth Plunge 2008

Participants in Providence Earth Plunge 2008 work with alpacas at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind.

2008 - Providence Event I - Providence Earth Plunge, June, St. Mary of the Woods, IN

2008 - Providence Event II - Providence People Tread Lightly on Earth, June, St. Mary of the Woods, IN

2012 - Providence Event III - Providence: Mystical Window on the World, June, St. Mary of the Woods, IN

2012 - Fourth Executive Director, Barbara McMullen, CDP