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Bulletin Board For June 7


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General Interest

St. Francis of Assisi Parish Yard Sale, 7 a.m.-4 p.m., June 7-8, St. Joseph Parish Center, Dale; lots of bargains and authentic Mexican food.

Holy Redeemer Kickball Tournament, June 22; $125/team, minimum 8 players; register online at

Open House to Celebrate Father Jim Sauer, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., June 23, St. Matthew gymnasium, Mount Vernon; Father Jim will retire after serving 42 years and 14 parishes with the Diocese of Evansville; stop by to wish him well; RSVP to help organizers plan for attendance; call 812-838-2535 or email

Art Exhibit featuring Roy Ruiz Clayton, through June 29, St. Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad; “The Glory of Saints” by Roy Ruiz Clayton, self-taught artist from California; non-traditional art always about people with an explosion of colors, styles and mediums; free and open to the public; for library hours call 812-357-6401 or visit

Kindness Campaign; help the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph spread kindness and continue their ministry; cost $50 to send one custom card a month for a year to anyone you wish; cards will begin the month following signup; contact Carol Braden-Clarke at 270-229-2008 or

Tours of Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sundays in May and October, St. Boniface Parish, Evansville; grotto is located under St. Boniface Church; tours given after Sunday Mass; 7:30 a.m. weekly Saturday Mass in the grotto; private tours available; call Bob Koressel at 812-625-0035.

Monday Nights at Sacred Heart, 6:30 p.m., every Monday, Sacred Heart, Evansville; join the men of the House of Discernment for adoration and confession; Mass at 7:30 p.m.      


June Dinner at St. Rupert, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., June 9, St. Rupert, Red Brush; fried chicken or grilled pork chops with dumplings and all the fixings; carry-out available; $10 adults, $4 children.

Dinner with author Jane Knuth, 6-8 p.m., June 28, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; dinner with the author of “Thrift Store Saints;” high school age and older; dinner includes lasagna, salad and fixings; cost $12; sponsored by St. Vincent de Paul Sociey, St. John Daylight Conference and St. Anne’s Altar Society; reservations required; call Karen at 812-204-1488 or email

St. John Daylight Steak Night, 5 p.m.-12 a.m., July 13, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; event is rain or shine; ribeye steak dinner and fixings served 6-8 p.m.; adult beverages and soda available for purchase; music by Haywire; advance ticket $18, at-the-door $20; must be 21 to enter with photo ID; $5,000 in raffle prizes; corporate sponsorships available; call 812-867-3718 for information.


Memory Café, 2-3:30 p.m., second Wednesday of each month, location varies; Alzheimer’s Association and SWIRCA offer a monthly social group for people with memory loss and their caretakers; donations welcome; call 800-272-3900 for location and more information.


Truth about Natural Family Planning, for details on upcoming classes, speak to your pastor or visit

“Unveiled” Marriage Preparation Retreat, offered by the Diocese of Evansville for all engaged couples; spaces filling for Sept. 7 retreat; for details, speak to your pastor or visit

Retrouvaille, offered by the Diocese of Owensboro for married couples experiencing difficulty in their marriage; for information on upcoming program details, call 270-929-1524 or visit

Retrouvaille, offered by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis for married couples experiencing difficulty in their marriage; for information on upcoming program details, call 317-489-6811 or visit


“June Apples: There was Creation . . . from the Seed Eventually Comes the Gift of Eucharist,” 6-7:30 p.m., June 12, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; Twilight Retreat presented by Father Richard Powers; cost $20, includes dinner; register by calling 270-229-0206 or email

Awakening the Soul with Creative Arts, June 14-16, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; retreat begins Friday evening and ends after lunch on Sunday; opportunity for discovery, joy and deep connection to God; facilitators will encourage the awakening of physical and spiritual senses through creative activities and quiet reflection; cost $195/overnight guests, $100/commuters; register by calling 270-229-0206 or email

Spiritual Growth

Special Pentecost Mass of Healing, 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. praise and worship, followed by Mass, June 9, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; celebrant Father Noel Mueller; food and fellowship following Mass; prayer for those in need; for more information, call Donna Todd at 813-719-0908 or John Bennett at 812-639-7055.

Taize Prayer Gathering., 7-8 p.m., June 11, Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods; “Be Light” candlelight service includes prayer, music and silence; all welcome; for more information, call 812-535-2952.

Sisters of St. Benedict Directed Retreat, 7 p.m. June 21 – 10 a.m. June 28, Benedictine Hospitality Center, Monastery Immaculate Conception, Ferdinand; opportunity to focus on your relationship with God; opportunity to meet six times with a spiritual director; reflection and prayer; cost $750; scholarships available; register by phone 812-367-1411 or online

Introduction to White House Jesuit Retreat, 5-7 p.m., June 24, Holy Rosary Parish Hall, Evansville; 30-minute talk by Jesuit Father Anthony Wieck, followed by information about the White House retreat and Q & A; mid-year booster for current White House retreatants; opportunity to introduce others in Evansville region to the White House Jesuit retreat experience; $5 suggested donation for pizza and beverages; register at or email


Dinner and Conversation: Grief and Loss,6:30-8 p.m., June 7, Linda E. White Hospice House, Deaconess Mid-Town campus, Evansville; dinner for those experiencing loss with special guest author Gary Roe; theme is “Joy Comes in the Morning;” cost $5/person; hosted by Deaconess VNA Hospice; register at or call 812-549-4382.


“Reasons to Believe" Book Study, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., second Thursday monthly (no July class), Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; June 13 class to read and discuss “Reasons to Believe: How to Understand, Explain and Defend the Catholic Faith,” by Scott Hahn; led by Ursuline Sister Ann McGrew; $20/per class, includes lunch; call 270-229-0206 to register.

Cincinnati Men’s Conference, 8:15 a.m.-2:15 p.m., June 15, St. Maximilian Kolbe, Liberty Township, Ohio; 2019 theme is “Being a Family Man!”; featured speakers are MLB Coach Rich Donnelly, NFL Alumnus and Super Bowl Champ Matt Birk, and host of “Plating Grace” Father Leo Patalinghug; all welcome; purchase tickets online at

Youth and Young Adults

Teens Invited to Volunteer with Sisters of Providence, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., June 10-11 and June 12-13, Providence Spirituality and Conference Center, St. Mary-of-the-Woods; ages 12-18; interact with Sisters of Providence; take part in Bingo, exercise, baking, singing and more; registration required online at or call 361-500-9505.

Camp Marian for Girls, June 10-12, hosted by Sisters of St. Benedict, Monastery Immaculate Conception, Ferdinand; girls who completed grades 5-6; activities include crafts, swimming, archery; sleep in tents on monastery grounds; pray and learn about influential Benedictine saints; cost $45; email Sister Jill at

Young Adult Women, third Tuesday each month, 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. John the Baptist, Zachary Room, Newburgh.

Young Adult Family Group, 4-6 p.m., fourth Sunday each month, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; parents and children; free babysitting.

Young Adult Adoration and Acapulco, 5-6 p.m., first Monday of the month, St. John the Baptist Chapel, Newburgh; followed by fellowship at Acapulco Mexican Restaurant, Newburgh.