Southwestern Indiana's Catholic Community Newspaper

Bulletin Board For June 1, 2018


Send information to Bulletin Board at least 10 days in advance. Items to be considered for publication Friday, June 15, must be received in writing no later than noon on Tuesday, June 5.

Entries may be repeated if time and space permit. All items may be edited. All times are local times.

Mail information to Bulletin Board, P.O. Box 4169, Evansville, IN 47724-0169; e-mail, fax to 812-424-0972.


General Interest

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library miter and typeface exhibits, on display through Aug 31, Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad; two exhibits curated by Saint Meinrad monk Fr. Harry Hagan featuring miters and other pieces used by bishops and abbots and selections from the library’s Rare Book Room; free and open to the public; for library house call 812-357-6401 or visit

Exhibit of portraits and sculptures by Bob Lockhart, through June 30, Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad; includes neocolor drawings and ceramic sculptures ranging from Ben Franklin to Frida Kahlo to Jimmy Hendrix; free and open to the public; for library hours call 812-357-6401 or visit


Dinners / Dances

St. Rupert Church annual dinner, 11 am – 2 pm, June 10, St. Rupert Church, 1244 West Red Brush Rd, Newburgh; fried chicken or grilled pork chop with dumplings, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, corn, slaw, desert and drink; adult $10, child $4, carry outs available.

St. Clement Men’s Club Father/Son Banquet, 5 pm, June 10, St. Clement Parish Social Hall, 422 E. Sycamore St., Boonville; speaker will be a team from St. Vincent Hospital Statflight; reservations must be made for the meal, so please call 812-897-2631 or 812-897-4653 by June 5; free-will offering will be accepted.

St. John the Evangelist Parish BBQ Pork Roast dinner, 11 am – 1pm, June 30, St. Mary Church Hall, Shoals; includes sandwich, chips, dessert and drink; BBQ by the pound available to purchase; cash raffle; call parish for more information.



Fit Over Fifty, 10 a.m. Tuesdays, 8 a.m. Fridays, St. John the Baptist School, Newburgh; fitness program designed for people 50 includes aerobics, strength, flexibility, balance exercises; no cost, donations accepted; for information call the parish office at 812-490-1000.



Grillin’ and Chillin’ Cruise-in and 5K Run sponsored by St. Wendel Men’s Club,  June 2, St. Wendel Parish;  5K Run and Leisure Walk beginning at 8:00 am through the Saint Wendel area followed by a free happy hour after the event; registration for the 5K run/walk can be found online at; cruise-in is open to all makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles; registration for the cruise-in is free and will be from 3:00 to 7:00 pm; awards presented at 7:30 pm; German bologna, smoked chicken, bratwurst, burgers, and ice cream; contact Chris Herr at 812-455-0844 for more information.



Diabetes Discovery Camp, 9am – 3pm, June 23, Tri-County YMCA, Ferdinand; for children ages 4-18 and their parent or guardian; fun crafts and activities, educational sessions for parents; snacks and lunch provided; registration required at 812-996-0521 or email to request a registration form.

Lifeline Medical Alert Assistance Services, medical alert assistance service for those who wish to live independently while maintaining an immediate emergency link to Lifeline Systems Call Center; Lifetime has a one-time installation fee of $50 and costs starting at $39 per month after installation.  Call 812-996-2399 for more information.

Stroke Screenings, Memorial Hospital, Jasper offers stroke screenings for individuals who are at risk for strokes; call 812-996-8550 for details/to schedule a screening.



UNVEILED Marriage Preparation event; Sept 8; Getting married? Join us for the September diocesan event; You and your fiance will be guided through various topics to help you prepare for your Catholic marriage; to register, visit or email Eric Girten at

The Sacrament of Marriage and Catholic parenting are great gifts. They are filled with joy as well as sacrifice and struggle. Join other parents in the diocese in sharing resources, information and encouragement; for more information email project coordinator Eric Girten at

For Better and Forever Sponsor Couples Needed, experienced, faith-filled married couples needed to mentor engaged couples before marriage; registration for training is now open; please get approval from your parish priest before registering; registration is online at; questions can be emailed to



Individual Private Retreat, June 3-9, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; treat yourself to a week of personal time; let the peaceful surroundings of Mount Saint Joseph feed your faith through private prayer, reflection and quiet time; week begins 7 p.m. Sunday and ends after breakfast the following Saturday; fee $275 includes room and meals; contact Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or

Retreats for Women Religious – Living in the Present Moment: The Power of Forgiveness and the Power of Now, July 15-20, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; retreat led by Sister of Saint Joseph Sister Carol Marozzi, who served on the board of Spiritual Directors International and holds masters degrees in moral theology and Christian spirituality; directed week-long retreats will also be offered during the conference; retreat fee is $450, which includes accommodations, meals and program materials; commuters can attend for $275; contact Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or



SAVE THE DATE: October 5 & 6 – Mater Dei Class of 1968 50th Reunion – more information to come! Please respond to if you have an email.



Adult Singles Fellowship Bible Study, 10:30 am – noon, Sundays, June 3, 10 and 24, July 1, 8 and 15, Parish Council room, Holy Redeemer Parish, Evansville; fellowship at a local restaurant afterwards at  your own expense; daycare is not provided; please enter through the rotunda door off the back parking lot on N. Fourth Ave; men and women both welcome; for more information call 812-424-8344 or visit

50 Catholic Singles Club, 6:30 pm, June 7, Holy Family Room, St. Benedict Cathedral, Evansville; bring a friend and come for an evening of fun and fellowship!


Spiritual Growth

Healing Mass, 3:30 pm worship, 4:30 Mass, June 3, Precious Blood Parish, Jasper; come and bring a friend.

Feast of Corpus Christi Procession, after 8 am Mass, June 3, St. Isidore Catholic Parish (begin at St. Celestine Church); Father Schmitt and Deacon Seibert will begin the procession and carry the Holy Sacrament to 4 locations to stop and pray; walking route is less than 1 mile; then drive to St. Raphael and process up the hill into church for last station; please wear comfortable shoes; line-up outside the main entrance of St. Celestine Church.

 Catechism Classes for the Deaf, Marge Luebbehusen, ASL Interpreter, offers catechism classes for any deaf person seeking to become Catholic or know more about the Catholic; also offering sign language classes; for more information contact Father Henry Kuykendall at 812-490-1000 or Marg Luebbehusen at 812-604-0246.

Eucharistic Adoration, 4-5 p.m.,  second Sunday each month, Motherhouse Chapel, Maple Mount, Ky.; adoration concludes with evening prayer; upcoming dates are June 10, July 8 and Aug 12; Adoration is also open to public on Fridays from 3-5 p.m.



Grief Support Group, first and third Thursdays of each month, 6-7:30 p.m., Mental Health America, Evansville; monthly sessions are open to youth ages 9-17 who have experienced the death of a loved one; for  information call Joe Gilreath at 812-426-2640.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Evansville area schedule and meeting locations, call 812-434-4952 or visit



Evening with an Ursuline “Praying with the Ordinary,” 5-6:30 p.m., June 5, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; dinner and presentation; cost is $20; preregistration required by contacting Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or or online at

“Longing for Hope and God” Day of Prayer, 9:30 am – 2 p.m., June 9, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; $25 fee includes lunch; to register contact Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or

Journey to Nicaea: Shapers of Christian Orthodoxy, 10 am – noon, June 9 and July 7; National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, Edwin J. Guild Center, Belleville, Ill.; this series will explore the lives and work of some of the major shapers of Christian orthodoxy as articulated in the Nicene Creed; presented by Mark Etling, Ph.D.; $10 per session; pre-registration required; for more info or to register visit or call the Shrine at 618-394-6270.

Taizé Prayer Gathering, 7-8 p.m., June 12, Church of the Immaculate Conception, Saint Mary-of-the Woods; 2018 gatherings will focus on “That All May be One”; candlelight service includes prayer, music, time for silence, spoken and silent prayers; free to attend; for more information call 812-535-2952 or log on to

Encountering Jesus in His Holy Shroud, 6 p.m. CDT, June 14, St. John the Evangelist Parish, Daylight; Mother of the Redeemer Radio presents a talk on the Shroud of Turin by Donald Nohs, a member of the Confraternity of the Passion and President of the Society of the Holy Face of Jesus; authentic life-sized replicas of the Shroud it facial image, the Merciful Face of Jesus, will be on display; music by Marty Rotella; all are welcome; for more information, call 812-459-4691.

The Power of First Impression: How to be the Best Receptionist, 9am – 12 pm or 1 p.m – 4 p.m., June 21, St. Vincent Evansville Amphitheatre, 3700 Washington Ave.; $199 per person, $125 for St. Vincent Evansville and Genesis Health Alliance affiliates; course manual is included; to register, visit or call 800-259-5562.

Leaving the Upper Room: How the Church Needs to Reach Out to the Millennial Generation,  10 am – 2:30 pm, July 23, Saint Meinrad campus, St. Meinrad; speaker Fr. Dave Dwyer, executive director of Busted Halo Ministries; cost is $20, which includes lunch; to register for the workshop, call 800-682-0988 or; registration required to attend.



Daughters of Charity present Search and Serve, June 16-21, spend the week discerning your call from God; open to single Catholic women ages 18-40; for more information contact Sister Regina Hlavac at or call 443-602-2511 or register online at

Associates and Sisters Day, June 23, Mount Saint Joseph, Maple Mount, Ky.; annual day when all Ursuline Associates and Sisters are invited to gather to listen to inspiring speakers, welcome new associates, attend Mass and enjoy lunch and socializing; for more information, visit, call 270-229-2006 or email; publish is also welcome; $10 fee.

Daughters of Charity Online Summer Retreat, July 8-12; meet with us on Skype or by phone to reflect and ask questions about discerning religious life, we’re here to meet with you where you are, on your time; open to single Catholic women ages 18-40; for more information contact Sister Virginia Ann Brooks at or call 812-963-7559 or register online at


Youth and Young Adult

Camp Marion for Girls, June 11-June 13, Sisters of St. Benedict, Ferdinand; girls who have completed grades 5-8 will participate in games, crafts, swimming and archery, sleep in tents on the monastery grounds and pray together and learn about influential Benedictine saints; $45; to register, contact Sister Teresa Gunter at

Mission Evansville, June 17-20; open to incoming 9th grade through outgoing 12th grade students; adults age 25 are needed as chaperones; cost $120; please register groups at by March 5; scholarships available; for more information contact

TEC #101, July 21-23, St. Mary Parish, Ireland; for young people who are searching for goals, acceptance, meaning and community; meet others from all areas of the Diocese, find how God fits in your life and encounter the Risen Jesus Christ; application and more information at

SAVE THE DATE: April 5, 6 & 7 – Source Summit 2019 – Reitz Memorial High School – mark your calendars and watch for details!