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Celebrate Mother Seton’s Birthday

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Time: 1:30pm

Price: Free


National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 S Seton Ave
Emmitsburg, MD

Celebrate Mother Seton’s 247th Birthday!

It starts with Mass at 1:30pm where we will have a special Backpack Blessing for those returning to school. Immediately following, the celebration moves outdoors where historic games, colonial dance, water coloring, basket weaving, and much more. A passport to history will engage those of all ages!

And our Junior History Interpreters who portray real–life students from Mother Seton’s time will teach about early 19th century school life!  

The Gift Shop is also offering 20% off all Mother Seton products on this day.

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