You will be able to view the Mass at 10:00 a.m. by CLICKING HERE or watch the archived mass on the Sisters password-protected section of the website.
Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. in the back of the Motherhouse Chapel until the time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. Burial will take place in the cemetery following the liturgy. The Mass will be livestreamed. You will be able to view the Mass at 10 a.m. by CLICKING HERE or watch the archived mass on the Sisters password-protected section of the website.
An Ice Cream Social will take place in the Motherhouse Dining Room from 1-3:30 p.m. and will include tours of the new locations of the Congregational Offices that are now open on the first and second floors of the Motherhouse and Marian Hall. Check-in will need to occur at the Main Entrance of Mother Margaret Hall off Bender Road. Those attending should plan to park in the new West lot off the Motherhouse Front Avenue and enter through the front doors of the Motherhouse; several handicapped places will be available as well.
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Sisters of Charity living in Mother Margaret Hall celebrated the month of July with multiple seasonal activities. Sisters shucked corn to make homemade salsa; residents and employees were able to enjoy the salsa while viewing the dedication of the Sister Blandina Gardens in Trinidad, Colorado. In honor of the 2020 Olympics, Mother Margaret Hall hosted its own MMH Olympic Games, which included activities for everyone and medals.
The Sisters of Charity Spirituality Center welcomed Sisters for a July Retreat with Jan Novotka and Marie Larkin on July 18-24. While the new space is not completely finished, it is slowly beginning to re-open for Sisters and vaccinated individuals with spiritual direction and Centering Prayer returning this month.
On Sunday, July 18, 2021, the people of Trinidad, Colorado celebrated the dedication of the Sister Blandina Wellness Gardens, a community wellness park in tribute to S. Blandina Segale. Created by Pueblo-born sculptor Fred Darpino, a 5-foot, 4-inch life-size statue of S. Blandina is the garden’s focal point. Sisters and Associates were in attendance for the celebration in downtown Trinidad which included Mass, live musical and theatrical performances, trolley tours of Trinidad.
The EarthConnection garden is flourishing! Nearly 78 pounds of produce has been harvested so far this year, including lettuce, squashes, cabbage and garlic. S. Winnie Brubach and her team of garden ladies are looking forward to more as the season continues.