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Bulletin Board For June 8, 2018


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.

St. Francis Xavier Ladies and Men’s Club Chops and Cheers, June 30, Mass at 4:30 pm followed by dinner; St. Francis Xavier Church, Poseyville; pork chop, cheesy potatoes, green beans, salad, roll, dessert and drink; live music beginning at 6 pm featuring Shivaree with Scott Mason and Kenna Elpers; dine in or carry out; dinner and cheer garden $15, cheer garden only $5; must be 21 years old or older to attend; for more information or to purchase tickets call 812-662-0103


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.





Healthy Living for your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research, 10 am – 12 pm, June 12, Evansville Central Library, Evansville; join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging; designed for general public; donations welcome; registration required; call 1-800-272-3900 to register or visit


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



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



Seeking Members of the Weinzapfel Family, July 8 is time again for the American/French Weinzapfel/Weinzaepflen Family Reunion; for further information email or call 812-985-5082.


Mater Dei Class of ’66 70th Birthday Celebration, 5pm, Sept 15, Archie and Clyde’s, Newburgh; order from the menu; contact Becky Boots Maier at or 812-985-3784 or Donna Schenk Mitchell at donnajomitch@gmail com or 812-963-6312.

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 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


Spiritual Growth

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



Crisis Connection Volunteer information Session, 6-7:30 pm, June 13, 1500 S. Meridian Road, Jasper; help work to end domestic violence and sexual assault; attendees will have the opportunity to meet current volunteers, tour the facility, complete a volunteer application if interested and learn about available opportunities including assisting with answering the phones and covering the office on weekdays, hotline coverage, fundraising, etc.; for more information contact or call 812-482-1555.



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

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!