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Sunday, March 17: Lenten Vespers

Monday, March 18: L'Arche Pizza Hut Fundraiser

Tuesday, March 19: Peace Soup

Thursday, March 21: Share Our Sandwiches Shopping List

Thursday, March 21: In The Executioner's Shadow

Tuesday, March 26: Parent Education on Sexting and Cell Phone Safety

Thursday, March 28: Oodles of Noodles

Saturday, April 6: Lenten Retreat

Tuesday, April 9: Anti-Human Trafficking Meeting

Thursday, April 11: Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace Series

NOM Needs Supplies for Summer Crafts
CELEBRATE LENTEN VESPERS
with the Sisters of St. Francis
 
at The Canticle
841 Thirteenth Avenue North
Clinton, IA
 
Sundays at 6 p.m. during Lent



March 17
March 24
March 31





April 7
April 14


 
Reflections this season will focus on the Seven Last Words of Christ
as found in the Gospels of Mark, Luke, and John.

Pizza Hut &  L'Arche Clinton
 fundraising event!

Enjoy your favorite Pizza Hut meal,  1616 N 2nd St., Clinton
Monday, March 18 · 5-7 p.m.,  Dine-in or Carry-out
Visit Pizza Hut between 5-7 p.m. and L'Arche Clinton will receive
20% of the sales to benefit their community

Living the
PILLARS
OF JOY
 

Be the change needed in our world
Gleanings of lessons from  The  Book of Joy by
His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu
  stories and conversations about
 
            Tuesday, MARCH 19       Forgiveness
           Tuesday, MARCH 26      Perspective
           Tuesday, APRIL  2          Compassion
           Tuesday, APRIL 9          Gratitude
    
6:00 p.m at 
Prince of Peace Parish Hall, 
1105 LaMetta Wynn Drive, 
Clinton, Iowa
 
 
Join us for soup and conversation at Peace Soup, sponsored by
Prince of Peace Pax Christi and the Sisters of St. Francis.
If you have questions, please call the Sisters of St. Francis office a
563-242-7611 
or Prince of Peace Church office at 563-242-3311 or visit these websites:   clintonfranciscans.com or   jcpop.org    
 

The Share Our Sandwiches program of the
Sisters of St. Francis Franciscan Peace Center
provides free sack lunches and necessities to those in need on Thursdays at noon at the Clinton Public Library, 306 8th Ave S and the Salvation Army Thrift Store, 2808 S 25th St., Clinton.

Shopping List
The program could always use the following donations:

Shampoo   Women's Feminine Hygiene Products, Dish Soap ,
  Baseball Caps, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Cases of Water,
 
Mittens, Coats, Laundry Soap , Toilet Paper, Scarves,
Blankets, Deodorant, New Undergarments,
 
Grocery Store Gift Cards, Jars of Peanut Butter
 
Currently, the program is in most need of highlighted items.

Call 563-242-7611 to donate.
 Social Justi ce Film Fest
Join us for movies that matter!
Monthly on Thursdays (on a Tuesday this month)
at  6:30 p.m. at  The Canticle
841 13th Avenue North, Clinton
Free and open to the public

Thursday, March 21, 6:30 p.m.

In the Executioner's Shadow
In the Executioner's Shadow
casts a penetrating look at the consequences of the death penalty through three powerful stories - the rare perspective of a former state executioner who comes within days of executing an innocent person; a Boston Marathon bombing victim who struggles to decide what justice really means; and the parents of a murder victim who choose to fight for the life of their daughter's killer. As wrongful convictions, botched         

Clic  HERE  to watch a trailer
of   the movie
In the Executioner's Shadow

executions, and a broken justice system inch further into the spotlight, we must consider: What is justice? What part should the death penalty play?

Click  HERE  for a  downloadable poster
of the movie In the Executioner's Shadow.

For more information
visit  www.ClintonFranciscans.com
or call 563-242-7611


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Parent Education Series
Schools helping children to
become healthy members of the community
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Tuesday, March 26, 6-8 p.m.
    Central DeWitt School, 519 E. 11th St., DeWitt
Sexting and cell phone safety
     Understanding that sexting is a form of child pornography
Examining sexting from legal and emotional perspectives

For details or more information, call 563-241-4371
or visit  www.communitycommitted.com




Camanche School District, Central DeWitt Community School District, Clinton Community School District, Riverbend School District, and St. Joseph Catholic School are partnering with the Camanche-DeWitt Coalition and Gateway ImpACT Coalition to offer this educational series.
ANTI-TRAFFICKING
COMMITTEE MEETING
 

OPEN TO ALL
Tuesday, April 9
9 a.m.
The Canticle
841 13th Ave. N.,
Clinton


For more information contact Lori Freudenberg, 563-242-7611.
 


Make Me an Instrument  of Your Peace

Take time away to get re-energized,
re-focused and learn ways to live a more balanced life. 
Take time to peacefully sort through the challenges of our lives.
 
at The Canticle,  home of the Sisters of St. Francis
841 Thirteenth Avenue North in Clinton
 
Led by Sister Nancy Miller
 
Sign up for the 2019  morning or evening sessions.
Attend as many sessions as you are able - Admission is free

Thursday April 11, 10-11:30 a.m. OR  6-7:30 p.m.


RSVP to Sister Nancy Miller
or phone 563-242-7611
 


Northend Outreach Ministries
Asks you to C ollect Plastic Bottle Caps
for Summer Crafts:

Colored caps are preferred, but all will be accepted.

Ideas include the caps from:

Pop  ~ Milk  ~ Juice ~ Spices ~ Decorating Sugar ~ Toilet Bowl Cleaner ~ Dishwasher Liquid/Detergent ~ Over-the-Counter Medication ~ Mouthwash ~ Or Any Other Plastic Container with a Cap

Items may be turned into Lori Freudenberg, Community Outreach Director for the Franciscan Peace Center, at 843 13th Ave. N., Clinton.

Phone 563-242-7611 or email lfreudenberg@clintonfranciscans.com
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