TIFFIN—The St. Francis Community in Tiffin is hosting a Mardi Gras celebration Feb. 18 to benefit the ministries of the Sisters of St. Francis.
Tiffin Franciscan Sister Jackie Doepker, community minister, looks forward to welcoming old and new friends to the sisters’ Mardi Gras event Feb. 18. (Photo courtesy of Tiffin Franciscan Sisters)
The event is to include live entertainment, dancing with the “stars” of Tiffin, traditional Cajun cuisine and drink, a live auction and mystery guests. Revelers will enjoy roasted Cajun potatoes, beignets, crab cakes, pralines, Cajun meatballs, Cajun deviled eggs, chicken, fresh fruit and King Cake. Hurricanes, wine and beer will also be served.
The event is to be held at the Elizabeth Schaefer Apartments auditorium, 190 St. Francis Ave., from 6:30-10 p.m.
Corporate sponsors include Linda S. Ritzler, CPA; Hempy Water Conditioning Inc.; Clouse Electric, Ltd.; Old Fort Banking Company; Jeffrey Jewelry; Quick Tab II; Viewpoint Graphics, Inc.; BJ Pallet; K.S. Wikoff; Lesher Printers; Diversified Graphics, Inc.; and Tiffin Scenic Studios.
Tickets are $30 each or two for $50 if purchased in advance.
Tickets are available by calling 419-447-0435 or may be purchased in Tiffin at St. Francis Convent; St. Francis Spirituality Center; Law Offices of Lange, Devine and Claus; Law Offices of Dell Burtis and Anspach; Office of Linda Ritzler, CPA; Knights of Columbus or Tiffin Ace Hardware.