Ballet Magnificat

Ballet Magnificat

Kick off “Celebrate The Season” with a traditional performance by Ballet Magnificat!

Ballet Magnificat! is an arts organization dedicated to presenting the good news of Jesus Christ. Its professional touring companies have performed nationally and internationally, ministering to audiences in the United States as well as Czech Republic, Canada, Belize, Honduras, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Singapore, Germany, Netherlands, Slovakia, Poland, Belgium, Greece, France, Italy, Macedonia, Kosovo, Israel, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Cayman Islands, Switzerland, Korea, Philippines, and China. Under the direction of Kathy Thibodeaux, the touring companies bring spiritual concepts to life through the powerful medium of dance. The Artists of Ballet Magnificat! come from around the world to spread the life changing message of Jesus Christ.

Holiday Season Celebration

Celebrate the Season

There’s so much happening throughout the season at St. Catherine’s Village. So no matter what holidays you observe, celebrate with us. Check back for specific activities and events during December.


Special Holiday events in December:

Tuesday, 5th

Party 2:30 pm

Marian Hall, Lakeview dining room.

Top O’ Dom Party!

Sign-up for the bus in the front lobby and join us at the top of St. Dominic Building for food & drinks. Hosted by St. Dominic’s Sisters and Staff. You will be there for approximately 1 hour before returning with the group based on the time you sign-up for. This a GREAT event with a wonderful view and good company!

Wednesday, 6th

Party 11 am

Campbell Cove in Atrium (same as last year)

Thursday, 7th

Party 11 am

In Hughes Center.

2-3 pm:  SCV Christmas Party

In the Activity Room. Join us for a holiday celebration with entertainment by Sonja Loper and Fran along with our very own Helen Wetherbee and Alan Lessem! Light refreshments will be served. Hope to see you there in your “Merry Wear.”

Party 2-3 pm

In Commons Dining Room.

Monday, 11th

**NEW** 10:30 am:  2018 SCV Budget Review

With Scott Kersh.

**UPDATE** 10:30 am:  Activity Committee Meeting

Moved to ‘The Club’ next to the Dining Room.

3 pm:  SCV Christmas Choir Program

In the Activity Room.

Tuesday, 12th

Party 2:30 pm

In Siena 1 Dining Room.

Wednesday, 13th

Party 2:30 pm

In Siena 2 Dining Room.

Friday, 15th

Employee Party 2-3:15 pm

In Commons Activity Room.

Tuesday, 19th

**NEW** 3:30 pm: Bassoon Quartet Musical Performance

In the Activity Room.

Thursday, 21st

1:30-3:30 pm:  Open House Decoration Tour

A list of the apartments and homes hosting will be sent out prior to the event. The bus will be transporting to the homes at 1:30 and 2:30 from the front lobby. Please sign-up for the bus in the front lobby prior to the event.

Friday, 22nd

10:30 am:  Musical Performance by Nicholas McGowan and friends

(son of Assistant Director, David of Maintenance at SCV) Their harmony and skills will have you amazed! Activity Room.

Sunday, 31st

6:30-8 pm:  New Year’s Eve Party

Entertainment by Dan Michael Colbert’s Band and a great spread of appetizers and drinks will be served. Come celebrate the new year with your friends at SCV!


Look forward to seeing you all throughout the month of December for ALL of the upcoming activities. If you have ANY questions, please stop by the Activity Office or call 601-856-0130.



Diana Cornette, Activity Coordinator

December 2017 Activity Calendars

November 2017 Activity Calendars

Annual First Responders Appreciation Celebration

Annual First Responders Appreciation Celebration – October 17

  • Date:  October 17, 2017
  • Time: 4–6 p.m.
  • Place: Commons Activity Room, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS
  • Cost: FREE!
  • RSVP at (601) 856-0123 or email village@stdom.com

St. Catherine’s Village would like to honor those who serve and protect! Join us for our annual First Responders Appreciation Celebration featuring a savory barbecue meal prepared by our world-class chef. We have a delicious opportunity to show our support to the Ridgeland Police and Fire Departments, the Madison Police and Fire Departments, the Pafford Ambulance team, Madison County Sheriff’s Department, and Metro One responders who dedicate their lives to helping ours!

St. Catherine's Village Resident Activity

2017 Tax Review – October 24

  • Date:  October 24, 2017
  • Time: 10:30–11:30 a.m.
  • Place: Commons Activity Room, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS
  • Cost: FREE! Public welcome!
  • RSVP by Monday, October 23rd at (601) 856-0123 or email village@stdom.com

St. Catherine’s Village is hosting a free seminar to discuss what’s important for seniors when filing their taxes, specifically as it relates to care and living expenses. Jan Lewis, CPA of Haddox Reid Eubanks Betts, PLLC will offer a review of 2017 tax policies and update pertinent information from the IRS. Get the best tips and strategies for managing your year-end taxes.

Belhaven Chamber Piano Recital

Belhaven Chamber Piano Recital – October 3

  • Date:  October 3, 2017
  • Time: 10:30 a.m.
  • Cost: FREE!

Directed by Professor of Music and Music Chair, Dr. Stephen Sachs. Program to be selected from works by: Chopin, Debussy, Messiaen, Mozart and Scarlatti

special events and educational seminars

Sunset Dinner Boat Cruise On The Reservoir – October 12

  • Date:  October 12, 2017
  • Time: 5 –9 p.m.
  • Place: SIGN-UP on Bulletin Board
  • Sign-up and pay the Activity Office by Friday, October 6th


  • BBQ Chicken
  • Hot Dogs
  • Hamburger w/ trimmings
  • Potato Salad
  • Cole Slaw
  • Chips
  • Dessert
  • Assorted Cookies

October 2017 Activity Calendars

Nature Walk

Mayor’s Fun Walk – October 11

Let’s go walking Ridgeland…at the 2017 Mayor’s Fun Walk!

  • Date:  October 11, 2017
  • Time: 9:00 a.m.
  • Place: Begins at the Ridgeland Recreational Center
  • Cost: FREE!
  • Contact: Call Ridgeland Recreation & Parks at 601-856-6876
    or e-mail Lynda.Assink@ridgelandms.org for more.

Mayor Gene McGee will lead us on an easy (light) walk using the beautiful multi-purpose trail. You may walk as little or as much as you want. We will return to the Ridgeland Recreational Center for refreshments, door prizes, and entertainment! Our entertainment will be the musical trio, “Sally, Tim, and Mike.” They will perform a medley of classic rock, Motown, blues, and folk music. Music for everyone to enjoy!

Pre-registration is requested. Registration forms were mailed to area senior adults in our monthly senior newsletter. Interested seniors can also access the form on the city’s website at www.ridgelandms.org, click on ‘Licenses, Forms and Permits’ and scroll down to ‘Recreation and Parks.’

Pre-register by mail, postmarked no later than Friday, October 6, 2017. T- shirts guaranteed to first 250 registrants. Registrations should be mailed to: Ridgeland Recreation & Parks, P.O. Box 217, Ridgeland, MS  39158 or you may drop off your registration form to Ridgeland City Hall (Ridgeland Recreation & Parks Office) or Ridgeland Recreational Center.