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  • April

    • 27: International Salad Bowl

      White Violet Center Are you in a salad rut? Put down that bottled dressing and iceberg lettuce, and celebrate salad season with White Violet! Learn how to make salads from various countries including India, Thailand and Vietnam. Discover how to give lettuce a  Continue Reading »

    • 29: Mandala – Inner Journey

      Providence Center Experience the ancient practice of Mandala, a sacred form of circular art. Through creating mandalas which are spiritual, joyful and meditative, we connect our unconscious and conscious. Let the mind settle down. Be calm, relax and unwind. The mandalas will  Continue Reading »

  • May

    • 4: Get Saucy: Making Delicious Sauces at Home

      White Violet Center There’s an old saying that haute cuisine is 90 percent presentation and 10 percent sauce, and that’s not far wrong. Sauces are delightfully easy to make and use in nearly every cooking occasion, from appetizers to desserts. A good sauce  Continue Reading »

    • 9: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »

    • 14: Mother’s Day Brunch

      Sunday Brunch Treat mom to a special Sunday Brunch extended menu in the elegant O’Shaughnessy Dining Room. Enjoy the extended menu, featuring all-time favorites such as shrimp cocktail, carved prime rib, raspberry pork loin, fresh salads, side dishes, homemade desserts and so much  Continue Reading »

  • June

    • 13: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »

    • 20: Summer Solstice Celebration

      White Violet Center We celebrate the beginning of each season with the word, symbol and sharing. Refreshments are served.

    • 22: Pizza! The Perfect Pie at Home

      White Violet Center Make show-stopping pizza at home without the big price tag and with exactly the ingredients you want! Learn the tricks to making a wide variety of pizzas, from Chicago-style deep dish to breakfast pizzas, and much in between. If you  Continue Reading »

    • 23 - 25: Providence Associate annual meeting

      Providence Associates All Providence Associates, Providence Associate candidates and Sisters of Providence are invited to attend the Providence Associates annual meeting from June 24-25, 2017, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. Continue reading

    • 24: Nuno Felted Scarves

      White Violet Farm Alpacas Learn this exciting form of felting that creates beautiful fabrics with lovely drape. Students will create scarves by felting alpaca and wool fibers onto a thin, gauze silk backing. This is a great opportunity to get a head start on  Continue Reading »

  • July

    • 8: Herbal Salves Creams and Tinctures

      White Violet Center Learn the basic techniques to create various herbal preparations, including teas, salves, creams, tinctures, and poultices. Focus will be on preparation methods, and not on herbal diagnostics or uses of specific herbs. The class will be taught from the traditional  Continue Reading »

    • 11: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »

    • 15: Dyeing Cotton and Plant-Based Yarns and Fibers

      White Violet Farm Alpacas Learn how to dye plant fibers in rainbow skeins in your very own colors! No previous experience needed. Get step-by-step instructions on how to hand paint your own beautiful skeins of cotton, rayon, Tencel®, linen and other plant fibers using  Continue Reading »

    • 29 - Aug 7: Annual Used Book Sale

      Providence Center The best used book sale in town! The Sisters of Providence Used Book Sale presented by Linden Leaf Gifts is July 29 – August 7, 2017, in Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. Hours are 10 a.m.  Continue Reading »

  • August

    • 8: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »

    • 26: Art Designs in Nuno Felting

      White Violet Farm Alpacas In this workshop, participants will learn how to nuno felt while incorporating unique floral designs right into the fabric. Debby’s teaching style makes this technique fun and approachable. No previous felting experience is required; however this class will be a  Continue Reading »

  • September

    • 12: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »

  • October

    • 10: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »

  • November

    • 3 - 5: Fall Come and See weekend retreat

      Vocations The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, invite single Catholic women ages 18-42 to a Come and See retreat weekend Nov. 3-5, 2017, at beautiful, spirit-filled Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Come and See life as a Sister of Providence. Deepen your prayer life. Focus on living joyfully in the day-to-day. And explore where God is calling you. Continue reading

    • 14: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »

  • December

    • 12: Taizé Prayer

      Providence Center Taizé Prayer at the Woods 2017 Tuesday, May 9 7-8 p.m. Church of the Immaculate Conception Praying for peace in the world and in our hearts The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite you their monthly ecumenical Taizé prayer  Continue Reading »