The Sisters of Saint Ann announce the annual Novena in honor of their Patroness July 18-July 26 at Mount Saint Ann, 1120 North Center Street, Ebensburg. The Eucharistic Celebration and devotions will be held every evening at 7:00 p.m. at the outside shrine. Bishop Mark L. Bartchak will be the celebrant for the closing of the Novena.

The Sisters of Saint Ann will also sponsor a ladies retreat August 9-11 at Mount Saint Ann. Reverend Andrew Mazich, OSB, from Saint Vincent Archabbey in Latrobe, will be the spiritual director. The retreat is open to commuters. For reservations, please contact the Sisters of Saint Ann at (814) 472-9354 or sistersann35@gmail.com.