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Welcome to our Franciscan Village Homepage!

  • Lourdes University announces Fr. Jim Bacik's Archives

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  • Lourdes is offering expanded facility rentals this spring

  • Sr. Gretchen preparing for her holiday bakesale

Campus Sustainability Day
Learn how you can be more "Green"!
  It's a Franciscan Thing!

Wednesday, October 22nd
Ebeid Hall - Welcome Center

Topics include:
35th Anniversary of St. Francis being named Patron Saint of Ecology
S.A.V.E. - Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment
Care for Creation Document
Green Fund
Green Arches

Tasting & Talking About Wine!

Join the conversation & taste a variety of wines! Open to novice wine drinkers as well as those having some experience.

         Mondays: November 10, 17, 24
                  6:30-8:30 pm
         Franciscan Center Board Room
Jim Krusinski, a certified Specialist of Wine, will be the instructor. He has taught many different wine courses to hundreds of students at
Lourdes University for many years. 
Price: $60 for Lourdes Faculty and Staff
Call Lifelong Learning for more information: (ext. 3707)   


Come Travel Through Space!

   S.A.V.E. will be hosting a
   Free Lecture for all ages!

   Tuesday, November 11
        7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

      Franciscan Theatre 

 Join Mr. Reed Steele, a former education specialist for NASA
  as he will present an interactive evening of fun filled experiments!

For further information, please contact:
        Sr. Rosine Sobczak
        419-824-3691 or email save@lourdes.edu


It's Not What's on the Plate but Between Your Ears

Sylvania Franciscan Village Presents:
      A Wellness Lunch Series
Dianne Nyitray-Kaericher shares ways to change your mind and not your diet.
        Thursday, Nov. 13th
           12:00 - 1:00
     St. Joseph Hall Room 110

Free and Open to all!
Bring your own lunch, Drinks and Dessert will be provided!
For more information: Click Here


Father Bacik Lecture: Barth on God


Friday, November 21, 2014
          5:30-7:00 p.m.

Franciscan Center Theatre