For the latest news from St. Placid Priory and The Priory Spirituality Center, see our FALL NEWSLETTER. Look for new programs and retreats at the Center, and a thoughtful piece by our Novice Mary Cathryne Vanek. There is… Read More
Our own Sister Angela, who teaches and does research in biochemistry at the University of Portland, was named 2014 Outstanding Teacher in Science and Mathematics, Higher Education, at the Oregon Academy of Science Awards on February 22. We’re… Read More
Our rescheduled fundraising concert by Ensemble Electra–featuring Vicki Boeckman on Recorder, Tekla Cunningham on Violin, and Jillon S. Dupree on Harpsichord–takes place on Sunday, June 1, 2-3:30 pm. Bring kids and teens free; great exposure to good music for… Read More
Our Sister Nathalie Karels died peacefully on February 12 at St. Peter’s Hospital. Read more about Sister Nathalie. Vigil: Tuesday, February 18 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass: Wednesday, February 19 at 1:30 p.m.
Our February newsletter for Spring and Summer is now online at St. Placid Newsletter. Read about our fundraising concert by Ensemble Electra–featuring Vicki Boeckman on Recorder, Tekla Cunningham on Violin, and Jillon S. Dupree on Harpsichord. This is… Read More
If you missed our holiday bazaars this year–the Schafer Meadows Fiberfest (fairgrounds at Elma) and TideFest (Gig Harbor High School)–know that it is not altogether too late! There is still an opportunity to pick up a lovely needle felted… Read More