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Sisters to host Fall Farm Day at the Woods

By Jason Moon | September 7, 2022 |

Admission is free, but donations would be welcome

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Our commitment to Laudato Si’ Action Platform

By Climate Change Task Force | May 21, 2022 |

We are excited to represent the Providence Community to be part of Pope Francis’ call to address the most urgent needs plaguing Earth and the poor and to take this focus into our daily lives.

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2022 Spring Plant Sale

By Mary Riley | April 29, 2022 |

Gardeners and plant enthusiasts are invited to shop for organically grown vegetable, flower and herb plants. This year we have added dahlia tubers. Cash and credit cards will be accepted.…

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Poem: Earth rising

By Sister Ruth Johnson | April 22, 2022 |

It is alive and clings to us in way we have forgotten

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Indiana State University Earth Day Celebration

By Jason Moon | April 21, 2022 |

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice to take part in this year’s Indiana State University Earth Day Celebration

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Sisters to co-sponsor upcoming Earth Day events

By Jason Moon | April 11, 2022 |

White Violet Center will have a display table at the Indiana State University Earth Day Celebration on April 21

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WVC to host Spring Plant Sale

By Jason Moon | April 5, 2022 |

For more information, call 812-535-2930 or email

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Alpaca Encounter

By Mary Riley | March 26, 2022 |

Would you like to meet an alpaca? Join us for an up close encounter with our loveable alpacas on the White Violet farm.

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WVC to host an ‘Alpaca Encounter’

By Jason Moon | February 28, 2022 |

The event is a wonderful opportunity for guests to get behind the scenes and learn more about the alpacas

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Baking Sourdough Bread

By Mary Riley | February 24, 2022 |

Learn sourdough bread-making basics (like why you don’t need yeast), tips and tricks for creating and maintaining starters and ideas for how to incorporate sourdough into a variety of other baked goods.

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WVC to host Baking Sourdough Breads

By Jason Moon | January 28, 2022 |

Cost is $45, which includes instruction materials and a starter. A starter can be picked up at the White Violet Farm Store or shipped to your home. The registration deadline is February 16.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Sister Hang Tran!

By Jason Moon | November 29, 2021 |

‘I think it’s really necessary for me.’

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Teaching, caring, inspiring for all creation. A ministry of the Sisters of Providence, White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana was established in 1996. Here you’ll find a herd of alpacas, a flock of laying chickens, a 5-acre USDA certified organic garden, orchards, bee hives, a Farm Store, nature trail and internship opportunities.

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