News and Calendar

St. Joseph of Cupertino Province Calendar


  • Province Retreat, December 31st through January 4th, St. Francis Retreat Center, San Juan Bautista.


  • Definitory, January 22nd, St. Paul’s, Pismo Beach.
  • Tet New Year, February 5th.
  • Come and See retreat, SJC Friary, February 15th through 17th.
  • Dedication of new Postulancy Friary, Cu Chi, March 2nd.
  • Come and See retreat, St. Francis Novitiate and Friary, March 29th through 31st.
  • Conventual Franciscan Federation meeting, Montreal, April 22nd through 26th.
  • Castro Valley Friendraiser, June 15th.
  • General Chapter, May 18th through June 18th
  • Community Week/Guardian’s Workshop, July 8th through 12th, Prince of Peace Abbey, Oceanside.
  • Investiture of Novices, St. Francis of Assisi Novitiate and Friary, July 17th.
  • Province Anniversary, September 23


  • Tet New Year, January 25th.
  • Province Retreat, June 29th through July 3rd
  • Community Week/Guardian’s Workshop, September 21st through 25th.
  • Province Anniversary, September 23


  • Tet New Year, January 25th.
  • Province Retreat, June 28th through July 2
  • Community Week/Guardian’s Workshop, September 20th through 24th.
  • Province Anniversary, September 23


  • Tet New Year, February 1st.
  • Province Anniversary, September 23