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Sister Michelle Balek Receives Governor’s Award

Sister Michelle Balek Receives Governor’s Award

Sister Michelle Balek, OSF, received a 2015 Governor’s Volunteer Award from Governor Terry E. Branstad during a special recognition ceremony held Thursday, June 11 in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Sister Michelle…

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Care Of Creation Event Held On June 27

Care of Creation Event Held on June 27

The Sisters of St. Francis are offering a "Care of Creation Morning" at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 27. The morning will feature a presentation by Dr. Brian Hazlett on…

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Sisters Plant Peace Pole in Washington Park

By Sr. Shell Balek, OSF "Lovely." "Touching." "Wonderful ritual!" "Meaningful" These were some of the comments heard from attendees in the final event of the 150th Anniversary of our founding:…

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