UPCOMING EVENTS
From Clinton and the surrounding area
Sisters of St. Francis Events
MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS IN OCTOBER
Franciscan Peace Center
Hate Has No
Home Here Yard Signs
Pick up a sign at the Sisters of St. Francis Administrative Office
843 13th Ave N, Clinton
While supplies last!

Call 563-242-7611 when you are in the parking lot
and a sign will be delivered to your car!
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13
Franciscan Peace Center
Anti-Human
Trafficking Meeting

Open to all
9:00 a.m. via Zoom
Contact Lori Freudenberg for Zoom link
or more information, 563-242-7611
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15
Franciscan Peace Center and
Franciscan Action Network
2020 - A Franciscan Moment
6:30 p.m.
Short videos and discussion on care for creation, compassion at the border, and morality in government.
MONDAYS, OCTOBER 19 - NOVEMBER 16
Franciscan Peace Center Anti-Racism
Virtual Book Discussion Group

Me and White Supremacy
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
or call 563-252-7611 to sign up.
FRIDAYS, OCTOBER 23 - NOVEMBER 20
Franciscan Peace Center Anti-Racism
Virtual Book Discussion Group

So You Want to Talk About Race
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
or call 563-252-7611 to sign up.
Other Local Events
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17
Church of the Open Door
A21 Global Freedom Summit Watch Party
10:00 a.m.
A day of local action
for a global end to human trafficking
816 13th Ave. N., Clinton
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17
Harvest Hoorah!
In the parking lot by First United Methodist Church, 7th Avenue South, Clinton
  • 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Drive-thru free food boxes
  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Free sack lunches, coats, stuffed animals, books, blankets, crafts
Masks required
Virtual Events
Since so many events have gone virtual due to the pandemic, here are some learning opportunities for you (all times are Central Standard Time).
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20
Creighton University Justice
and Peace Studies Program and Markoe-DePorres

Voting and Catholicism Webinar:
A Critical Discussion of Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Livestream Event

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21
University of Iowa Newman Catholic Student Center
Sister Helen Prejean
on Becoming A Voice for Justice
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Livestream Event

MONDAYS THROUGH NOVEMBER 2
United Way
21-Day Equity Challenge
A powerful opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of how inequity and racism affect our lives and our community.

THROUGH OCTOBER 23
Network
Nuns on the Bus
Virtual Tour
Learn the importance of being a Multi-Issue Voter
and why Who We Elect Matters
OCTOBER 27, 29, & 31
Catholic Mobilizing Network
University of San Diego
Diocese of San Diego

Harm, Healing, and Human Dignity:
An All Virtual Catholic Conference
On Restorative Justice
Discount available with early registration