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April 2017
$10.00

“The Sultan and the Saint” Movie Premiere

April 30 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The MAC at the College of Dupage, 425 Fawell Blvd
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137
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The Joliet Franciscan Sisters are happy to partner with Unity Productions Foundation and others, in the Chicago Film premiere of “The Sultan and the Saint.”  This film takes place during the Crusades and it recounts how Saint Francis of Assisi risked his life by walking across enemy lines to meet the Sultan of Egypt, the Muslim ruler Al-Malik al Kamil, in order to obtain peace.  “The Sultan and the Saint” is based on a true story and it is narrated…

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May 2017

Afternoon Tea

May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jacob Henry Mansion, 20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433 United States
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SAVE THE DATE! The Afternoon Tea will take place at the Jacob Henry Mansion in Joliet on Sunday, May 7th at 2:00 pm.  More information will be posted closer to the event.

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Bluestem Earth Festival – 2017

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
University of St. Francis, 500 Wilcox Street
Joliet, IL 60435 United States
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Empowering individuals and families to live more sustainable, socially responsible lifestyles. The Joliet Franciscan Sisters have always been committed to peace, hospitality, and the needs of the poor and oppressed.  At our time in history, we are surrounded by critical and massive injustices: devastation of natural resources, human trafficking, sex slavery, racism and pollution.  How can we be a part of the healing crisis of today?  Bluestem Earth Festival: Living with Justice and Care is an effort of the Joliet…

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Free

Tuesday Night Prayer Evening – May

May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Joliet Franciscan Center (JFC), 1433 Essington Road
Joliet, IL 60435 United States
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Join us on the fourth Tuesday of this month for our Tuesday Night Prayer Evening at the JFC.  We will begin at 7:00 p.m.  Closer to the date we will post more information on the theme/reflection we will be focusing on.  Please mark your calendars and join us!

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June 2017
Free

Tuesday Night Prayer Evening – June

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Joliet Franciscan Center (JFC), 1433 Essington Road
Joliet, IL 60435 United States
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Join us on the fourth Tuesday of this month for our Tuesday Night Prayer Evening at the JFC.  We will begin at 7:00 p.m.  Closer to the date we will post more information on the theme/reflection we will be focusing on.  Please mark your calendars and join us!

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July 2017
Free

Tuesday Night Prayer Evening – July

July 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Joliet Franciscan Center (JFC), 1433 Essington Road
Joliet, IL 60435 United States
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Join us on the fourth Tuesday of this month for our Tuesday Night Prayer Evening at the JFC.  We will begin at 7:00 p.m.  Closer to the date we will post more information on the theme/reflection we will be focusing on.  Please mark your calendars and join us!

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