Click HERE to read the Toledo Blade's column on Fr. Greg Boyle coming to the Sylvania Franciscan Village!



Job Opportunity:

Sisters of St. Francis- Director of Congregational Advancement

Please click HERE for more information and how to apply for this job.



View Fr. Bacik's page HERE


Welcome to our Franciscan Village Homepage!

  • Wellness Day had a great turn out!

  • Dr. Vic Strecher spoke on living life "On Purpose."

  • Step Up brought awareness to suicide prevention.

  • A few of the Wellness Committee members.

  • The Toledo Zoo had a few friends out at the fair.

S.A.V.E. Hosts Free Lecture
Tuesday, April 29, the Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment will host a lecture titled: "Alternative Growing Practices: Hydroponic and Season Extension" The lecture will be held from 7:30pm-9:00pm in the Franciscan Center Theater. For more information please contact Sr. Rosine Sobczak at 419-824-3691. 
2014 Luminations

Saturday, April 26, 6:00pm in the Franciscan Center. Tickets are $125 per person. Luminations is held in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University. For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Advancement Events Coordinator Kelly Dilworth at 419-824-3751 or email kdilworth@lourdes.edu.

Click here to read more about Luminations.

Franciscan Spiritual Mini-Pilgrimage

Thursday, May 1, from 10:00am- Noon. Come walk among the shrines on campus that transport us to the lives of St. Francis and Clare.

Cost:$10.00 (includes lunch)

RSVP by April 25 to Sister Joan Jurski at 419-824-3528.

Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014
1 p.m. (Arrive no later than 12:15 p.m.)
The SeaGate Convention Centre


For more information please click here

Scrapbooking Fundraiser for Haiti

Saturday, May 31, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. in the Regina Conference Room
Join us for a day of friendship, fellowship, scrapbooking, cardmaking, photo organizing, or your favorite crafting project. Have a day of fun and help provide food and transportation to Medical Mission Teams as they travel to Pestel, Haiti.

Click here to learn more.