January 3, 2024 @ 6:03 PM – 7:03 PM

Sisters of St. Francis Campus Programs and Events for 

January – February 2024


St. Francis Spirituality Center’s 2024 “Christmas 365 Raffle” – 1st Drawing on January 25th! 


Support the work of healing, reconciliation, and renewal while participating in a fun raffle fundraiser with cash prizes! Purchase a ticket to be entered into the raffle for a chance to win cash prizes valued between $200-$500! A winner’s name will be drawn on the 25th day of each month during 2024 beginning January 25th. There will be two $500 drawings on Dec. 25th. Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50 and will be on sale until Sept. 1, 2024. Buy online and be eligible for bonus entries. Tickets will be sold through our website www.franciscanretreats.org and at other community events. All proceeds will be used for programming at St. Francis Spirituality Center . . . an oasis of Healing, Reconciliation, and Renewal. For more, call 419-443-1485.


Monday, January 15th (9:00am-1:00pm) Volunteer Day at the Franciscan Earth Literacy Center, 194 St. Francis Ave., Tiffin.

Volunteers will be working inside the center and working on the following projects: painting benches and the money stand for the Seeds of Hope Farm, and cutting holes in weed barriers to help with the spring planting season. Food and drinks will be provided.

Made possible by Serve Ohio – Ohio Commission on Service and Volunteerism.

To volunteer, contact Sr. Shirley Shafranek at 567-230-0050 or email at sshafranek@felctiffin.org before noon on Friday, January 12th.

Friday, February 9, 2023 (7:00-9:30pm) Mardi Gras Virtual Reverse Raffle Supports St. Francis Community 

Celebrate Mardi Gras with us! Virtual Reverse Raffle with over $5000 in prizes and lots of Lucky Loser prizes, Online Auction, Chance to Win $500 and Gift Card Tree Raffles.

Cost of tickets: $50.00 each – includes Reverse Raffle ticket, One Chance to Win $500 and One Gift Card Tree Entry. You can also purchase a $75 ticket and attend a viewing party (upstairs) from 6:30-9:30pm at the Clover Club, 266 S. Washington St. in downtown Tiffin which includes Mardi Gras food and one free drink tickets (additional drinks are available for a fee). Room is limited to 50 seats, and is not handicapped accessible.

Online Auction runs from Monday, February 5th (12pm) – Friday, February 9th (12pm). Deadline for tickets is Wednesday, January 31st. To purchase tickets:  https://forms.donorsnap.com/form?id=DE981199-07C6-45BC-8B5A-A32D9A8BAA34 or visit any of our websites or call 419-447-0435.

Tuesdays (6:00-7:00pm) – Yoga Classes at St. Francis Spirituality Center (Lower Level), 200 St. Francis Ave., Tiffin. 

Limited: 10 participants. Beginners are welcome. Suggested Donation of $7/ session. Call Sr. Paulette for Schroeder at 567-230-0220 to register.


Fresh Eggs for Sale at the Seeds of Hope Farm, 194 St. Francis Ave., Tiffin, located on the St. Francis Campus. Cost: $3.50/dz. All sales benefit the Franciscan Earth Literacy Center.