2012 -  Photos      Journal; Reflection; Route
 
Day 1 - Saturday, June 23
Manchester to Enfield to Holy Family 
 
Praying at St. Bridget
Lou describing Cue Sheet
Riding to Enfield - Going to Loaves & Fishes Soup Kitchen
More Riding
Taking a break
And more riding
Arriving at Loaves & Fishes
At Loaves & Fishes
Talking to Priscilla - She runs the place
Johnnie F volunteering
Jean Pierre volunteering
Wayne helping out
Article about Loaves & Fishes
A little something to help
Resting at St. Patrick's
Really resting at St. Patrick's
Fr. John Weaver, our host for both St. Adalbert's
and St. Patrick's
 
Presentation after 4:30 mass at St. Adalbert's
 
Bob starting us off - What is Brake the Cycle?
Lou - Think About it!  Talk About it!  Take Action!
Wayne presenting - Donate
Johnnie F presenting - What is Social Justice?
Supper at Holy Family
Happy Birthday Fr. Stephen
Sue's birthday too!
 
Day 2, Sunday, June 24  
  
Holy Family to Enfield to Terryville
 
Had Presentation at St. Patrick's in Enfield after 8:00 am mass
 
Riding to Terryville
More riding to Terryville
Taking a break on way to Terryville
Johnnie F riding
Another break along the way
Stopping at Eric's Inlaws for lunch and a rest
 
 
 
All at Eric's Inlaws
Leaving Eric's Inlaws
Claire, Pam, and Wayne
Jean Pierre Riding
Eric communicating to bring us together
Kelly spoke at mass at St. Casmir and Immaculate Conception
Lou contemplating the day's ride thus far
 
Presentation at Lyceum Building in Terryville at 6:00 pm
 
Dave and Fr. Marcin at Lyceum building in Terryville
Pam presenting
Tom presenting
Talking after Presentation
Bikes loaded for ride back to Holy Family
Resting back at Holy Family
 
Day 3 - Monday, June 25 -  
Holy Family to Middlebury
 
Getting ready to leave Holy Family
Pam pumped up for the ride
Putting on Sunscreen
Ready to leave
Leaving Holy Family
Riding to Middlebury
 
Waiting out the rain
Johnnie's new helmet cover
Loading up the bikes in the rain
 
Greeted by Fr. Dennis
Lou interviewed by Waterbury Republican American
Bob interviewed
Article from Republican American
Sharing Supper with parishioners
 
Presentation at St. John of the Cross, 7:00 pm
 
Claire presenting - Participate
Pam presenting - Educate
Tom presenting - Root Causes of Poverty
Eric presenting poverty numbers
Dave engaged with parishioners
Winding down after presentation
Bedding down for the night in Parish Hall
 
Day 4, Tuesday, June 26
Middlebury to Hartford
 
All with Fr. Dennis after breakfast
Getting ready to leave St. John of the Cross
 
Pumping up our tires
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The Support Team
Riding to Hartford
St. Patrick St. Anthony
 
Presentation at St. Patrick/St. Anthony at 7:00 pm
 
Wayne presenting
 
Day 5, Wednesday, June 27
Manchester to West Hartford to Unionville
 
Getting ready to leave St. Bridget
Visiting House of Bread Soup Kitchen in Hartford
Bishop Rosazza served at the House of Bread
 
Sign posted in the House of Bread
Just before supper served by Parishioners from St. Mary's Star of the Sea
A visit from Noah (Lou's grandson)
St. Mary Star of the Sea
Presentation at St. Mary Star of the Sea at 7:00 pm
 
Lou presenting 
Tom presenting
Back at Holy Family
Winding down at Holy Family after presentation
 
 Day 6, Thursday, June 28
West Hartford to Hartford - Finale at Capital
 
All lined up ready to leave Holy Family for Hartford
 
Leaving Holy Family
We are off
Off to the Capital
Riding to the Capital
The Capital, Site of the Finale
Waiting for Finale to start
Contemplating the Finale
More Waiting
John Ryan and Fr. Stephen arrive
Claire opens Finale
The crowd
Bishop Rosazza speaks
Listening to Bishop Peter
State Senator Steve Cassano speaks
Listening to Cassano speak
John Rossi (representing Congressman John Larson) speaks
Jamey Bell from CT Voice for Children speaking
Lou with John Rossi
Bob with Steve Cassano
Steve Cassano and John Rossi talking
Wendy and Pam after Finale
Sharing lunch after the Finale before heading back to Manchester
 
Contemplating next year's ride