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Father Kino Celebration Film Festival – Investigation of Father Kino
May 21, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm$2 - $7.50
Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino (1645-1711) is often called the “Padre on Horseback.”
A missionary, explorer, astronomer and mapmaker, Father Kino surmounted numerous challenges as he journeyed through Mexico, Arizona and California. In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the discovery of Padre Kino’s mortal remains, we will show three films in the 1885 schoolhouse. (The schoolhouse is not – yet – air conditioned).
Saturday, May 21, 2pm: In 2011 the Italian Diocese of Trento created the Investigation of Father Kino, a documentary of the most important events that took place during the 300th anniversary celebration of Kino’s death interwoven with the story of Kino’s life. 48 minutes. We will have special refreshments for the performance! $7.50 adult, $2 youth 7-13, children free.