Franciscan Center April events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University announced its April 2016 slate of events.

Friday, April 1
The Lourdes University Department of Career Services offers a Collegiate EmployNet Career and Internship Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Collegiate Employ-Net is a consortium of nearly 20 colleges and universities in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. Professional dress and printed resumes are required of job seekers. For more information, visit www.lourdes.edu/career.

Saturday, April 2
Toledo Symphony’s “Mozart & More” Series presents Eine Kleine Nahtmusik at 7:30 p.m. Call 419/246-8000 for tickets and pricing.

Sunday, April 3
The Lourdes University Department of Theological Studies offers the 34th Annual Ecumenical Lecture at 3 p.m., titled “Care for Creation: Muslim and Catholic Accord.” Presenters include Dr. Fatima Al-Hayani and Sr. Shannon Schrein, Ph.D., OSF. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Benjamin Brown at bbrown@lourdes.edu.

Tuesday, April 5
The Lourdes University Graduate School offers an Open House from 6 to 8 p.m. Individuals interested in pursuing a master’s degree in business administration, education, nursing, organizational leadership, or theology are encouraged to attend. For more information, visit www.lourdes.edu/gradschool, email gradschool@lourdes.edu, or call 419/824- 3517.

Thursday, April 7
The Sylvania Franciscan Village offers the first of four Father Jim Bacik Easter lectures from 5:30-7 p.m. Father Bacik is a widelyregarded theologian, writer, lecturer and pastor. The topic of the series is “Christ According to Mark.” Cost: $10 in advance; $15 at the door. RSVP at www.sylvaniafranciscanvillage.org or call 419/824-3515.

Monday, April 11
Lourdes University offers its annual Distinguished History Lecture at 7 p.m. featuring author and professor Margaret McGuinness, Ph.D., LaSalle University. The lecture, focusing on the contribution of women’s religious orders in American history, is free and open to the public. For more information, call 419/824-3648 or email abeggs@lourdes.edu.

Tuesday, April 12
The Sylvania Franciscan Village offers the second of four Father Jim Bacik Easter lectures from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Father Bacik is a widely-regarded theologian, writer, lecturer and pastor. The topic of the series is “Christ According to Matthew.” Cost: $10 in advance; $15 at the door. RSVP at www.sylvaniafranciscanvillage.org or call 419/824-3515.