On Friday, October 19, FFM welcomes author, composer, performer and teacher, Jean Miso. Jean will be meeting with students from Grades 3-8 in the library throughout the day. Please click on the link for more information. Jean Miso FFM
You may have heard the terms Active Travel, Active School Travel, Active Transportation or Sustainable Transportation before. What do these terms mean?
Active School Travel is the use of any form of human-powered travel, such as walking or wheeling (including cycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or using a wheelchair) to get to and from school or to the ... Continue reading "Active School Travel. Move more, move better."
Compassion is a feeling of wanting to help those in need. But more than a noun, its a verb. More than a feeling, it should be an action.I will
- seek to understand others by listening
- be willing to forgive others
- give of my resources to help those in need
Lord, open our eyes ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Compassion"
Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake, BC, Canada, in the spring of 2013. It grew out of Phyllis’ story of having her shiny new orange shirt taken away on her first day of school at the Mission, and it has become an opportunity to keep the discussion on all aspects of ... Continue reading "Orange Shirt Day @ FFM!"
Once again this year, Lunch Lady menu items will be available at Fr. Frederick McGinn. For details, please view the Lunch Lady Brochure.
Please join us in our Active School Travel Initiative for the month of October. Details can be found here: Active School Travel