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Ursuline Sisters Celebrate Mardi Gras Feb. 9, 2016

The Ursuline Sisters celebrated Mardi Gras on Feb. 9, 2016 with a party in the Villa. The sisters enjoyed King cupcakes and fruit punch, wore Mardi Gras masks and beads, and played a game of bingo led by Villa activities director Debbie Dugger. Below are some pictures of the party….

Mary Carrico Catholic School Students Square Dance for Ursuline Sisters Feb. 4, 2016

Fifth through eighth grade students of Ursuline Sister Mary Celine Weidenbenner at Mary Carrico Catholic School in Knottsville, Ky., visited the Mount on Feb. 4, 2016 to square dance for the Ursuline Sisters. These students learn to square dance during their physical education classes starting in the fifth grade, and…

Feb. 2, 2016 Evening with an Ursuline

Ursuline Sister Amelia Stenger led the discussion on “Why Do I Feel Guilty When It’s Time to Relax?” at the Feb. 2, 2016, “Evening with an Ursuline” presentation at the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center. The monthly discussion on the first Tuesday of the month begins with dinner…

Around the Farm January 2016

In our January newsletter, we honor the two families–the Rineys and the Blandfords–who have served as our farm managers for 83 years. Below is a link to our January Around the Farm newsletter. January 2016 Around the Farm  

The Mount in a blanket of snow

The first significant snowfall of 2016 blanketed Maple Mount in a beautiful array of white on Jan. 20. Choosing which time of year the Mount looks the prettiest is always a challenge. Here are some photos to add to the competition.