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As Sisters of St. Joseph of Baden, we commit ourselves, our energies and our resources to the mission of unity – to achieve unity of ourselves with God and with each other, to achieve unity of neighbor with neighbor and neighbor with God

Join the Seed Exchange on Seed-Saving Saturday

The Sisters of St. Joseph will host Seed-Saving Saturday on November 3, 2012, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Motherhouse Activities Building in Baden. Participants are invited to bring vegetable or flower seeds to exchange with neighbors and enjoy a presentation by Doug Oster, co-host of the popular radio show The Organic Gardeners on KDKA radio every Sunday morning. Doug will share tips for ‘what you can do now to have your best garden ever!’ Visit www.stjoseph-baden.org for seed-saving tips and exchange guidelines from Sister Lyn Szymkiewicz, Director of Grounds and Eco-Projects. Sister Lyn works with local farmers, school children and community groups to foster environmental education, conservation and sustainability on the 88-acre Motherhouse property. Register online: www.tinyurl.com/SeedSavingSaturday. Walk-ins welcome. A $10 donation benefits Beaver County community gardens. The Motherhouse is located just off Route 65 at 1020 State Street, Baden, PA 15005.

Grow Your Own Food at Sister of St. Joseph’s Community Gardens

Sisters of St. Joseph Community Garden Opportunities As part of their mission to serve neighbors in need and in commitment to sustainable development, the Sisters of St. Joseph are accepting applicants for their newly expanded community gardens in Baden. Miriam’s Garden and Elizabeth’s Garden offer raised beds that are located behind the Motherhouse and the… Continue Reading

Sisters of St. Joseph on Health, Family and Future

Sisters of St. Joseph website http://www.stjoseph-baden.org/, phone 724-869-2151  Sisters of St. Joseph 50th Auxiliary Spring Luncheon Benefit When: Saturday, May 5, 2012 Where: Embassy Suites in Coraopolis, PA Time: 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Cost: $30 Join our Facebook Event The Sisters of St. Joseph  Auxiliary will hold its 50thAnnual Spring Luncheon Benefit on Saturday, May 5, 2012, at the… Continue Reading

Documentary of Immigrants Who Settled in Pittsburgh at Heinz History Center

http://www.stjoseph-baden.org/  724-869-2151 ‘We Are All Immigrants’ Documentary to Premiere at Heinz History Center  When: Sunday, March 25, 2012 Where: Senator John Heinz History Center Time: 2 p.m. Cost: Free, RSVP required The Senator John Heinz History Center will host a preview showing of “We Are All Immigrants,” a locally produced documentary, at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday,… Continue Reading

Food Drive Supports The Ladle in Baden PA

Sisters of St. Joseph Food Drive Celebrates Religious Life  The Sisters of St. Joseph will honor the past, present and future of consecrated life by hosting a food drive to celebrate World Day of Consecrated Life on Sunday, February 5th, at the Motherhouse, 1020 State Street in Baden. Sisters will be available to accept items… Continue Reading

Sisters of St. Joseph Host Eco-Education Series

In an effort to continue caring for the environment and foster a better understanding of God and nature, the Sisters of St. Joseph are hosting an Eco-Education Series of programs through the fall and winter. The programs, which are open to the public, include cooking, canning, square dances, environmental discussions and other family-friendly events beginning… Continue Reading