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Baraga Educational Center & Museum Updates

The Baraga Educational Center (BEC) & Museum hours have changed for the winter season. Come and see us on Thursday or Friday from 12:00pm-5:00pm. We will still be open for tours of the BEC & Museum, browse the gift shop, and spend time in the Prayer Garden and Votive House.  

Information on Baraga Days 2023

Join us for Baraga Days 2023! This year it will be hosted by the Bishop Baraga Association and Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church located at 320 East Portage Avenue, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. Click here for more information.

Spring Study Day is coming up and is being held on March 30, 2023 at St. Peter Cathedral. This year the focus will be on Bishop Frederic Baraga: from “Snowshoe Priest” to appointment as the First Bishop of the Diocese of Marquette and The Eucharistic Revival. Speakers include Fr. Maurice Henry Sand, Executive Director for the Black and Indian Mission Office in Washington, DC. and our very own Executive Director, Lenora McKeen will be there to talk about the impact Bishop Baraga has had. Click here for more information and registration. 

Help Us Translate new resources in 2023!

Consider contributing a financial donation to help us translate new resources!  Your general donation gifts and contributions go straight towards translating new material, books, and resources that were written by Bishop Baraga.We’re so excited to share these with you!

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