The 12th annual Green Fair Folk Festival will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, outdoors at St. Francis Convent. This community celebration showcasing environmentally friendly ideas is free and open to the public.
Kendra Sobania began playing the violin when she was just 5 years old. Her mother, Monique Sobania, encouraged her daughter to take lessons at the St. Francis Music Center in Little Falls, a ministry sponsored by the Franciscan sisters. Now she will perform a benefit concert for the center June 3 in Little Falls.
The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls are hosting the 10th annual Franciscan Girls Camp, “Faith and Fun with Franciscans,” from 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 6, through 6 p.m. Thursday, June 8, in Assisi Park, located on the grounds at St. Francis Convent, Little Falls. This year’s theme is “Dance the Circle of Sacredness.” Girls who […]
• The Vocation Office of the St. Cloud Diocese invites boys from grades seven through 10 to attend one of three vocation camps. They are from June 13-15 in Battle Lake, June 20-22 in Avon and July 11-13 in Big Lake. Daily activities include morning and evening prayer, presentations, vocation stories, breakout sessions, adoration, confession, […]
Pope Francis declared an Extraordinary Year of Mercy, beginning Dec. 8, 2015, and ending Nov. 20, 2016. In addition to designating shrines within the St. Cloud Diocese as places of pilgrimage, Bishop Donald Kettler has encouraged parishioners to pray at the religious communities in the diocese during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. Those who visit […]