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Bulletin Board For June 15, 2018


General Interest

Portraits and Sculptures by Bob Lockhart Exhibit, through June 30, St. 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


Miter and Typeface Exhibits, on display through Aug. 31, St. Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad; two exhibits curated by St. Meinrad monk Father 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 hours, call 812-357-6401 or visit


Entrusted: Keeping the Flame of Faith Alive, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Sept. 29, Good Shepherd, Evansville; featuring Dr. John R. Wood,  author of “The Light Entrusted To You,” with special musical guest Rachel Ann; tickets $10, available at most parish offices; for more information, call Good Shepherd parish office at 812-477-5405.



St. Philip Men’s Club Summer Fest, June 30, St. Philip, Posey County; must be 21 years or older to enter; fried chicken, brats or pig knuckles, plus sides and drink served from 5-8:30 p.m.; meal $10, admission without meal $5; music provided by “Better Than Nothin’.”


St. John the Evangelist Parish BBQ Pork Roast Dinner, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., June 30, St. Mary 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, St. Francis Xavier, Poseyville; 4:30 p.m. Mass followed by dinner; pork chop, cheesy potatoes, green beans, salad, roll, dessert and drink, dine in or carry out; 6 p.m. live music featuring Shivaree with Scott Mason and Kenna Elpers; 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


Steak Night, 5 p.m.-midnight,July 14, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; dinner served 6-8 p.m., rain date 11 a.m.-5 p.m., July 15; menu includes ribeye steak, baked potato, vegetable; adult beverages and soda available to purchase; music by Haywire; advanced tickets $18, tickets at the door $20; must be 21 or older to enter, photo ID required; $5,000 in raffle prizes to be given away; corporate sponsorships available; call 812-867-3718 for 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.



Diabetes Discovery Camp, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 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; $50 one-time installation fee; costs start 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 or to schedule a screening.



UNVEILED Marriage Preparation, Sept. 8; Getting married? Join us for this diocesan event where you and your fiancé/fiancée 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 and share 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; register 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 St. Joseph Carol Marozzi; directed week-long retreats will also be offered during the conference; retreat fee $450, includes accommodations, meals and program materials; commuters $275; contact Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or



Seeking Members of the Weinzapfel Family, July 8 is once again time 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, 5 p.m., 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 or 812-963-6312.


SAVE THE DATE: Mater Dei Class of 1968 50th Reunion,Oct. 5-6 — more information to come! Please respond to if you have an email.



Adult Singles Fellowship Bible Study, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Sundays, June 24, July 1, 8 and 15, Parish Council Room, Holy Redeemer, 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 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 faith; 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



“Leaving the Upper Room: How the Church Needs to Reach Out to the Millennial Generation,” 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., July 23, St. Meinrad Campus, St. Meinrad; speaker Father Dave Dwyer, executive director of Busted Halo Ministries; cost $20, includes lunch; to register, call 800-682-0988 or email; registration required to attend.


History of Mount Saint Joseph Ursuline Sisters, 5-6:30 p.m., Aug. 7, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; dinner and presentation by Sister Catherine Marie Lauterwasser; cost $20; preregistration required by contacting Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206, email 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; $10 fee; for more information, visit, call 270-229-2006 or email; public is also welcome.


Daughters of Charity Online Summer Retreat, July 8-12; meet with the Sisters on Skype or by phone to reflect and ask questions about discerning religious life — 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, call 812-963-7559 or register online at


Youth and Young Adult

TEC 101, July 21-23, St. Mary, 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: Source Summit 2019, April 5-7, 2019, Reitz Memorial High School, Evansville; mark your calendars and watch for details!