Sunday, January 27, 2019
Centennial Opening Ceremonies with the Feast of St. Angela Merici
Join us as we officially kick-off our Centennial with a Centennial Mass and Art Exhibition.
Location: Brescia University College
Time: 1:00 p.m. – Centennial Mass & Reception
2:45 pm Centennial Art Exhibition
Contact: Catherinanne George, Director of Campus Ministry.
Centennial Mass & Reception
In 1919, the Ursuline Sisters of Chatham, Ontario boldly responded to a call by the Bishop of the Diocese of London to found Canada’s only women’s University, Brescia University College. Join us for a celebratory Mass led by Bishop Ronald Fabbro of the Diocese of London as we bless our founding, our community and those who will join us into the next 100 years.
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: St. James Auditorium
Centennial Art Exhibition I: “Compassion and Right Relationship lead to Justice and Peace”
Works by 22 artists from London and region, selected on the theme of Right Relationship and Peace, will be featured at Brescia’s Centennial Art Exhibition. This will be the first of a series of four Centennial Art Exhibitions, which will highlight the spirit of Brescia over the past 100 years and leading into the next. Join us for this special afternoon that will include the unveiling of an exciting gift to mark our important milestone.
Time: 2:45 pm Exhibition opens, 3:00 pm Opening Remarks and Centennial Cake Cutting
Location: Beryl Ivey Library
Become Part of Brescia's Living History
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