Blog Entries - November 2017

90 Years: St. Joseph Heights

Posted on: November 22, 2017 10:00 am
Tags: Did you know, Archives,

November 13, 2017 was the 90th anniversary of the dedication of the St. Joseph Heights Provincial Center.

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National Gathering Recap

Posted on: November 13, 2017 1:00 pm
Tags: Associates,

During the weekend of October 20-22, 2017, almost 200 Sisters and Associates from across the country convened at the SND Chardon Province to celebrate a time of renewal, learning, and inspiration at the second Associate National Gathering.

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Sister Mary Ellen Strunk receives literacy award

Posted on: November 13, 2017 12:00 pm
Tags: Education,

Congratulations to Sister Mary Ellen Strunk, who was awarded the Mary Ann Mongan Literacy Award by the Kenton County Public Library on November 6, 2017.

Sister Mary Ellen Strunk, a Sister of Notre Dame, is a graduate of Notre Dame Academy, Thomas More College and Xavier University with a degree in Elementary Education and Educational Administration. In her 45 years of teaching and administration, 10 ½ years teaching at Prince of Peace, she has been instrumental in building up the Prince of Peace Library and teaching weekly Library classes to the students.

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Sisters are like onions

Posted on: November 13, 2017 11:00 am
Tags: Vocation, Blog,

by Sr. Nicole Marie Varnerin
originally published in The Messenger

Growing up, one of my favorite movies was “Shrek.” I loved Donkey’s character and his banter with Shrek. Beyond the silliness, which made it a very relatable movie, there were good images and lessons.

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Halloween Party

Posted on: November 1, 2017 11:00 am
Tags: Lourdes hall,

The Sisters of Notre Dame and their staff celebrated Halloween in style with a luncheon, games, and a costume contest. Lourdes Hall sisters showed off their decorating talents by making pumpkins. A great time was had by all.

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