A  N.E.W. Koinonia retreat will be held at St. Joseph Parish, Hayward, on March 24-26.

The theme of the weekend is the Paschal mystery, the death and resurrection of Christ. On Friday, Lent is experienced, including an opportunity for individual confession.

On Saturday, Easter is celebrated in small groups, shared meals and the Mass.

Sunday is a celebration of Pentecost and each person’s call to live the Gospel.

The retreat begins at 4:30 p.m. on Friday and concludes at about 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.  Cost for the retreat is $40, including meals. Call Veronica Willand, 715-462-9259,  for more information.