Picture 012We are a family of ministries of The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown that serve the educational and spiritual needs of children, youth and adults.

In the spirit of our founder, St Angela Merici, we offer a place of welcome and conversation and a space where all can enrich their lives through learning, celebrating, praying and sharing in a dynamic community.

If you are not able to come to The Ursuline Center, The Center’s trained and experienced professionals come to you to offer programs, retreats and workshops in spirituality and Scripture designed for your group and offered at your facilities.

For more information please contact:

The Ursuline Center 4280 Shields Rd Canfield OH 44406

Phone  330.799.4941

Fax 330.799.4988

E-mail address: theursulinecenter@theursulinecenter.org


Executive Director Named

Sister Mary McCormick, general superior of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, has appointed Sister Nancy Dawson as Executive Director of The Ursuline Center. Sister Nancy most recently served ask General Superior of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown for six years. She is also a part-time instructor of World Religions at Youngstown State University. We are …

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Fresh, Frozen , Canned?

SilverSneakers:  Shopping for healthy, affordable food can be a real challenge. With so many options, it’s a grocery jungle out there! Let’s explore some tips to help you navigate.     Grocery 101: Fresh, Frozen or Canned? from Healthways FIT    

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Book Review Leaving Van Gogh

Book Club: August 12, 2014

In the summer of 1890, in the French town of Auvers-sur-Oise, Vincent van Gogh shot himself in the chest with a revolver. He died two days later, at the age of thirty-seven, largely unknown despite having completed over two thousand works of art that would go on to become some of the most important and …

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Healthy Grocery Shopping: Organic vs Conventional

To eat organic or not to eat organic, THAT is the question. Okay, maybe it’s not that dramatic. But knowing when it’s best to choose organic over conventionally grown foods can be confusing.   When someone says organic, think food that is mostly produced free from chemicals and pesticides. In general, you can worry less …

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