St. Francis Center and Convent is home to the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, Minnesota, a religious community of women committed to gospel living and service to those in need in the spirit of Saints Francis and Clare of Assisi. Committed to nonviolence as they recognize the need for healing in our world, the sisters strive to create communities of peace and justice wherever they are called to serve.
The sisters sponsor a variety of ministries and programs which are open to public. All are welcome!
A welcoming place for seekers of Franciscan life and spirituality with programs and retreats throughout the year.
A lending library open to the public, providing books, CDs, DVDs and other resource materials—also offering St. Clare Seed Library.
Offering a variety of items and gifts handcrafted by Franciscan Sisters and other artists that express Franciscan values. Open Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (and special occasions)
Offering a simple, nurturing environment for retreats, workshops and meetings.
Tours of Sacred Heart Chapel are available by appointment.
A full-service fitness center.
A community school for the performing and creative arts.