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National Catholic Sisters Week March 8-14

The first ever National Catholic Sisters Week will be celebrated this March as part of Women's History Month. St. Catherine University, home of the National Catholic Sisters Initiative, is organizing the celebration, which is intended to "shine a national spotlight on the good works and good will of Catholic sisters."  National Catholic Sisters Week is an opportunity for parishes, schools, and other Catholic institutions to plan events big and small. Join in!  

Tickets now on sale for our NYC opening at the Cinema Village January 17-23!

We're opening at the Cinema Village, 22 East 12th Street, NY, NY on January 17, with an initial run through January 23rd, and held-over if we do well! Showtimes are at 1:10, 3:10, 5:10, and 7:10 PM every day. Purchase tickets online using this link (Scroll down on the website for the date you want.) Or purchase tickets in advance at the box office during operating hours.

Wednesday's (Oct. 9) Milwaukee Film Festival screening is almost sold out

The first two screenings of Band of Sisters at the Milwaukee Film Festival were sell-outs, and the last one is on its way. As of Monday, Band of Sisters is "ON RUSH." Per the festival website: "advanced tickets are no longer available. You can join the RUSH TICKETS line at the venue to buy any unclaimed seats. Rush tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis and go on sale 15 minutes prior to showtime. Rush tickets cost $10 and are CASH ONLY. NO DISCOUNTS."

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel interviews two sisters from the film

Sister Madeline Gianforte with a client at CORE/El Centro, a center for holiistic healing.

As part of its coverage of the Milwaukee Film Festival, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's religion reporter, Annysa Johnson, talked with Sister Madeline Gianforte, CSA, co-founder and co-director of Milwaukee's CORE/El Centro, and Sister JoAnn Persch, RSM, a Milwaukee native who ministers with detained immigrants in Chicago. http://www.jsonline.com/features/religion/for-sisters-recognition-can-on...

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