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Bulletin Board For June 28


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General Interest

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

Human Trafficking in Indiana: Identification, Recognition and Reporting, 6-7 p.m., July 10, St. Nicholas Church lower level, Santa Claus; hosted by St. Francis of Assisi Parish; for businesses, parishes and general community; define human trafficking and recognize different forms, understand scope in Indiana, identify your role in anti-trafficking efforts; RSVP requested, but not required to 812-937-2200 or

Knights of Columbus Bingo, doors open 5 p.m., bingo at 6 p.m., July 12, St. Philip Gymnasium, Mount Vernon; sponsored by The Knights of Columbus of St. Philip and Corpus Christi; $20 for 20 game packet; extra packets available for $10 each or three for $25; food and drink available.

Bingopalooza, 12:30 p.m., July 19, SWIRCA and More, Evansville; cost $5 donation/age 60 and older; $7/age 59 and younger; tickets sold through July 16; 16 games with packets sold day of Bingo; must complete participation form; no lunch tickets available at the door; call 812-464-7807 for more information.

Stitchin' Sew n' Sews Rummage Sale, 9 a.m.–2 p.m., Aug. 31–Sept. 1, St. Boniface Parish, St. Agnes Church Gym, Evansville; hosted by Stitchin' Sew n' Sews quilting, sewing, crafting group; sellers can rent table for $5 for both days; contact Rosie Reising by Aug. 15 at 812-602-3850 or to reserve a table or for information.

Crosses for Sale; handcrafted crosses made from the pew wood from St. Benedict Cathedral; each cross is 9.5” by 17”; cost $25; made by Jim Scheu of DustyWood Woodworking; purchase at St. Benedict Parish Office Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and Fridays until noon; call the parish office with questions at 812-425-3369.


St. John the Evangelist BBQ Pork Roast Dinner, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., July 6, St. Mary Church Hall, Shoals; includes sandwich, chips, dessert and drink; to-go BBQ available by-the-pound; quilt raffle.

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

Spiritual Growth

Taize Prayer Gathering, 7-8 p.m., July 9, Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods; “Be Light;” candlelight service includes prayer, music and silence; free to attend; all welcome; remaining dates: Aug. 13, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12 and Dec. 10; for more information, call 812-535-2952.

Journey with the Spirit through Art, 4:30 p.m. July 11 – 2:30 p.m. July 14, Sisters of Providence, St. Mary-of-the-Woods; facilitator Sister Rosemary Schmalz will guide you through art exercises integrated with prayer; silent time and reflection; brief group sharing; cost $425, includes lodging, meals and art supplies, $325 without lodging; registration deadline July 3; register online at or call 812-535-2952.

Formation Day 2019, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 24, Catholic Center, Evansville; Our Catholic Faith: Celebrating the Past, Looking to the Future, presented by Office of Catechesis; keynote speaker Dr. Tim Hogan is a co-author and director of Grace Counseling Center in Detroit; breakout sessions; cost $20 by Aug. 9, $25 after Aug. 9; register online at, call 812-424-5536 ext. 228 or email with questions.

Día de Formación 2019, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., 24 de agosto, Centro Católico, Evansville; Nuestra Fe Católica: Celebrando el pasado, Mirando hacia el future, organizado por la Oficina de Catequesis; conferencista principal: Dr. Tim Hogan; el costo antes del 9 de agosto es de $20, después del 9 de agosto el costo es de $25; 812-424-5536 ext. 228 con preguntas.

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.


Crop for SWIRCA, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Aug. 17, SWIRCA and More, Evansville; scrapbook or work on your favorite craft; lunch provided; Chinese auction; grand prize; limited seating; registration $30 before July 26, late registration $35; call 812-492-7462 or email with questions.

Youth and Young Adults

Teens Encounter Christ, July 20-22, St. Mary, Ireland; three-day experience for young people who are searching for goals, acceptance, meaning and community; adults also welcome; apply online at; future retreats planned for November and February 2020.

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.

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.