Calendar of Events at the Franciscan Institute

Calendar of Events

2019 Calendar – Scheduled Events

Please note that most of our programmes, retreats, sabbaticals and other activities can be planned at your convenience, both in-site and off-site. 

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Weekly: Office Hours are from 8:30am to 4:30pm on Weekdays.

Saturdays by appointment only.

Appointments are available throughout the week, some days until 6pm.

May 2019:

23rd: Laudato Si’ Forum [6-8pm] @ UWI Chaplaincy, St. Augustine, Trinidad

24th: Laudato Si’ Student Solidarity Climate March [9am – 11am] @ Archbishop’s House, Port of Spain, Trinidad

June 2019:

1st: Conflict Resolution Workshop @ FI, Vieux Fort, St. Lucia

1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th – Common Sense Parenting (School Aged Children) [10am – 12pm] @ FI, Bengal St, St. James, Trinidad.

19th, 20th, 21st, 24th, 25th, 26th – Human Trafficking Information Sessions (2 each day) @ various venues, Grenada.

July 2019:

6th: Common Sense Parenting (School Aged Children) [10am – 12pm] @ FI, Bengal St, St. James, Trinidad.

8th: Human Trafficking Workshop [9am – 3pm] @ FI, Vieux Fort, St. Lucia

15th, 16th, 17th: Women of Worth (WOW) workshop @ St. Martin’s Retreat Centre, Mt. St. Ervans, Grenada

August 2019:

September 2019:

All month – Season of Creation activities

School workshops


October 2019:

TBD: Closing Award Ceremony for Season of Creation

School workshops

Remembering St Francis of Assisi 

Directed Retreats-  1 week/ 1 month  (Local & International)

November 2019:

23rd, 24th: Women of Worth (WOW) Workshop @ FI, Vieux Fort, St. Lucia.

December 2019



During the year there are various groups activities such as:

Priests & Religious Meetings

Youth groups/Prayer groups

Primary/Secondary groups

First Communion/Confirmation groups

Charismatic/St. Vincent de Paul

Counselling groups

Personal prayer time & Relaxation

Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthdays

Arranged at your convenience
~ Meditative Holidays
~ Chill Out Adventure Retreat
~ Winter Break Retreat
~ Caribbean 3Rs Self-Care Retreat
~ Personal Holiday Retreat
~ Tropical Sabbatical
~ Missionary Sanctuary



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