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My Vocation Story — Sister Ann Patrice Cecil

When Sister Ann Patrice Cecil was growing up on a farm her father managed along the outskirts of Owensboro, Ky., the two constants in her life were faith in God and an appreciation of the land. “I was fascinated by watching things grow,” she said. “In the evening as a…

My Vocation Story – Sister Eva Boone

Sister Eva Boone’s earliest memories are of her farm home in Howardstown – a small community “nestled in a valley surrounded by the beautiful knobs of central Kentucky.” The knobs – the wooded, cone-shaped hills so distinctive to Nelson and surrounding counties – provided a physical and spiritual setting for…

My Vocation Story – Sister Mary Angela Matthews

Ursuline Sister Mary Angela Matthews had a feeling God was calling her. “I was going to do something special for God, but I didn’t know what,” she said. Her lack of clarity was easily explainable – she’d only just made her first Communion. Through her academic years of being taught…

Around the Farm

Each month for the next year, we will be sharing a newsletter with information and pictures about what is happening on the Maple Mount Farm. Click on the link below to view the newsletter of the month. Around the Farm June 2015        

Francis the Owl Returns to Maple Mount

In the spring, groundskeepers at Maple Mount discovered an owl on the ground as they were mowing in the park. Thinking that the owl was injured because it did not fly away, the Daviess County Humane Society was contacted. The owl was taken to the Western Kentucky Raptor Center in…