Calendar

Check here for some of the upcoming events around the Province.
At Mount St. Francis, Indiana
At Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
At Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
At Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota

Sledding on the hill behind the Retreat Center at Prior Lake

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

2018

FEBRUARY

2-4: Men's Retreat Weekend Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
3: Vocation Retreat "Come & See" - San Damiano Friary, San Antonio, TX
9-11: Men's and Women's Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
9-11: Married Couples Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
14: Ash Wednesday
16: Lenten Fish Fry begins and runs every Friday through Lent at Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
16-18: Weekend of Peace for Women led by Judy Ribar at Mount St. Francis, Indiana
16-18: Women's Retreat Weekend Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
22: Lenten Day of Prayer Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
23-24: Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus and St. Francis of Assisi
  at Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico


MARCH

1: Lenten Day of Prayer Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
1-4: St. Mary's Byzantine Women's Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
8: Lenten Day of Prayer Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
13-14: Midweek Lenten Retreat Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
15: Lenten Day of Prayer Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
23-25: Passion Retreat
led by Brother Bob Baxter at Mount St. Francis, Indiana
23-25: Women's Healing Retreat led by Sr. Margarita Armendariz Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
23-25: Women's Palm Sunday Weekend Retreat (Silent) Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
23-25: Vocation Discernment Retreat Mount St. Francis, Indiana
29-31: Men's Holy Week Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
30-31 Good Friday Holy Saturday Retreat Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico 

APRIL

TBA: Day of Reflection led by Brother Bob Baxter Mount St. Francis, Indiana
4-May 2: Wednesdays at 6:30pm "Mass and a Message" Five week series on Spirituality Today Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
6-8: Married Couples Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
6-8: Second Half of Life Retreat for Women led by Judy Ribar Mount St. Francis, Indiana
10-12: Women's Midweek Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
20-22: Women's Weekend Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
20-22: Men's Serenity Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
26-29: Opus Sanctorum Angelorum Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
27-29: "Francis Learning to Pray" led by Fr. Wayne Hellmann OFM Conv. Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
27-29: Recovering Alcoholics/Alanon Retreat
led by Linda Fischer Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico

MAY

11-12: Retreat for Mothers and Daughters Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
11-13: Men's Serenity Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
15-17: Women's Midweek Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
20: Tentative Open House for the Hermitage 2pm Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
24: Pray with the Friars at Mount St. Francis for the Dedication of St. Francis Basilica Mount St. Francis, Indiana

JUNE

1-3: Summer Spiritual Quilting Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
2-4: Silent Retreat Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
2: MOUNTFEST, 2 to 8 pm
- Live music, craftspeople, food and beverage Mount St. Francis, Indiana
12-14: Women's Midweek Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
15-17: Vocation Discernment Retreat "Come & See" - Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
16-24: Eagle Eye Institute Teen Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
21-24: Silent Retreat (Men and Women) Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
22-24: Retreat on Contemplation and Action... Mary and Martha, Jesus and St. Francis Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico

JULY

2-6: Pilgrimage to early Franciscan Missions in New Mexico led by Fr. Tom Smith OFM Conv. Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico 

13-15: Marriage Spirituality Retreat - learn from other couples, grow in faith & love Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico 

AUGUST

6-14: Novena for the Assumption of Mary Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
9-12: Silent Retreat (Men & Women) Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota

SEPTEMBER

7-9: Prayer Shawl Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
11-13: Women's Midweek Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
14-16: Retreat for the Grieving Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
15-17: Vocation Discernment Retreat "Come & See"Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
20-23 Silent Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
23: Latino Day Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
30: Family Day Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio


OCTOBER

2-4: Women's Midweek Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
3: Transitus
4: Feast of St. Francis
4: Pray with the Friars at Mount St. Francis for the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi Mount St. Francis, Indiana
5-7: Friends of Francis Weekend
led by Brother Bob Baxter Mount St. Francis, Indiana
5-7: Women's Weekend Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
12-14: Men's Serenity Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
12-14: Women's Weekend Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
19-21: Men's Silent Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
19-21: Men's Weekend led by Brother Bob Baxter Mount St. Francis, Indiana
19-21: Vocation Discernment Weekend "Come & See" Holy Cross Retreat Center, Mesilla Park, New Mexico
26-28: Friends of Francis Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota

NOVEMBER

2-4: Women's Weekend Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
22: Thanksgiving
29: Advent Days of Prayer Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota

DECEMBER

6: Advent Days of Prayer Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
7: Annual Christmas Family Retreat Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
7-9: Serenity AA/Al-Anon Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
9: Ecumenical Christmas Concert Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio
13: Advent Days of Prayer Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota
14-16: Men's Retreat Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, Prior Lake, Minnesota