“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” – Albert Einstein

The Texas Chapter of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums invites you to a meet and greet reception with our International Director, Fr. Kevin Lixey, LC. February 8th in Houston and February 9th in Dallas.

Father Lixey will be visiting from the Vatican, and looks forward to connecting personally with the Texas Patrons. He plans to bring us up to date on ongoing Vatican projects and opportunities.

Friday, February 8
Houston, TX

A guided tour of one of Houston’s historic churches, the Church of the Annunciation, followed by dinner at Artisans. During dinner, Fr. Kevin Lixey will give a presentation on the current and upcoming restoration projects at the Vatican Museums.

5:00 PM
Guided tour of Church of the Annunciation
6:30 PM Cocktails
7:00 PM Dinner and presentation


Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums

Texas Chapter

Saturday, February 9
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Dallas, TX

An evening meet and greet with Fr. Kevin Lixey LC, International Director of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums. Hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Joe Popolo at their home.

Evening Program
6:00 PM Members only - VIP meet and greet with Fr. Kevin Lixey
6:30 PM Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
7:15 PM Presentation by Fr. Kevin Lixey, with Q and A
8:00 PM Wrap up


Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums

Texas Chapter

Church of the Annunciation
Artisans Cuisine and Savoir-faire

RSVP before Thursday, February 7th to attend the church tour and dinner in downtown Houston.


Church of the Annunciation
1618 Texas Street
Houston, TX 77003
(713) 222-2289

Parking available in the lot behind the church on Jackson Street.


Artisans Restaurant
3201 Louisiana Street
Houston, TX 77006
(713) 529-9111

Valet and garage parking available on site.


(469) 328-6980

Home of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Popolo

RSVP before Friday, February 8th to attend the meet and greet with Fr. Kevin Lixey LC.


9002 Douglas Ave.
Dallas, TX 75225

Parking is available in front of the house and along Woodland Drive.


(469) 328-6980


RSVP here for one or both events. Dress is business casual.

For questions please contact Daniel Hennessy.

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