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Going Home Like A Shooting Star

January 17, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Photo of Sister Thea Bowman with her arm outstretched and the text: Going Home Like a Shooting Star, Thea Bowman

Sylvania Franciscan Connections and Lourdes University are commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. with Thea Bowman, Going Home Like a Shooting Star on Tuesday, January 17 from 4 to 6 pm in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania.

The event begins with the screening of the documentary Thea Bowman, Going Home Like a Shooting Star. An African-American Franciscan singer, teacher and preacher, Sister Thea advocated for social and racial justice in the church and society. The documentary screening will be followed by commentary and a Q&A session with the filmmaker Sister Judy Zielinski, OSF, of New Group Media. Members of the Toledo School for the Performing Arts Steel Drum Band will perform during the reception.

The event is free and open to the public. For questions, please contact Elizabeth Reiter at 419-824-3667 or ereiter@sistersosf.org.

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Date:
January 17, 2023
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Venue

Franciscan Center
6832 Convent Blvd
Sylvania, OH 43560 United States
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