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History of St. Joseph Heights, Part I

Posted on: December 6, 2017 9:30 am
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The Dream Began Here.

Where? The current Park Hills Animal Hospital at 1555 Dixie Highway. In 1907 this building was part of the Old Fedders Farm that was developed into three plats facing Lexington Pike (now Dixie Highway). The Sisters of Notre Dame bought the front plot.

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90 Years: St. Joseph Heights

Posted on: November 22, 2017 10:00 am
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November 13, 2017 was the 90th anniversary of the dedication of the St. Joseph Heights Provincial Center.

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Memories of St. Annathal Convent in Coesfeld

Posted on: September 29, 2017 4:00 pm
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by Sr. Mary Jessica (Chardon Province)

On October 1, 1850, which we celebrate as our Foundation Day today, Hilligonde Wolbring and Elisabeth Kühling began their canonical novitiate as Sisters of Notre Dame at St. Annathal Convent in Coesfeld, Germany.

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Did you know?...Mother Teresa visited Covington

Posted on: September 2, 2016 12:00 pm
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From the SND Annals: 

In 1982, Mother Teresa came to Kentucky for the dedication of her mission in Jenkins, Kentucky. While in Northern Kentucky, she stayed at St. Joseph Heights...an arrangement secretly planned for her security.

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From the Archives: SND at the School for the Blind

Posted on: September 26, 2014 4:00 pm
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On the first floor of the St. Joseph Heights Provincial Center, just past the mail room and several steps before the library, you will find a display prepared by Sr. Joan Terese Niklas, archivist for the Sisters of Notre Dame. The current archival display highlights the Sisters of Notre Dame ministry at the schools for the blind in the 1950s and 1960s. 

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