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  Chapel Blessing and Mass    
  Kansas City, MO    
December 2, 2009

WHAT: Chapel Blessing & Mass

WHEN: 11 a.m., Sunday, December 6, 2009

WHERE: Orscheln Memorial Chapel – Avila University Campus

WHY: To celebrate the renovation of Orscheln Memorial Chapel,
           completed in honor of the retirement of Sr. Olive Louise Dallavis

Specific additions to the chapel include:

New crucifix
New statues of St. Teresa and St. Joseph, to accompany existing statue of St. Mary
New seating
New carpet

These additions will allow for the chapel to be utilized more efficiently and comfortably by Avila students, faculty and staff members.


Avila University is a private, co-educational, values-based liberal arts institution founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, offering undergraduate, graduate, and adult degree programs. Avila University is located at 119th and Wornall Rd in southwest suburban Kansas City, Mo.