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Bulletin Board For Aug. 2.


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General Interest

Precious Blood Church Annual Quilt Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 3 and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 4, Holy Trinity School Central Campus Gym, Jasper.

St. Isidore Parish Quilt Show, 4-6 p.m., Aug. 3, 9-10 a.m., Aug. 4, 4-6:30 p.m., Aug. 5, St. Isidore Parish, St. Peter Celestine Church, Celestine; 21 quilts will be displayed for sale at the Quilt Show; quilts will be raffled during the St. Isidore Shoot scheduled for Oct. 27.

16th Annual Summer Used-Book Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., through Aug. 5, Foley Room, Providence Spirituality and Conference Center, St. Mary-of-the-Woods; sponsored by Linden Leaf Gifts; book categories include hardback, paperback, spirituality, Bibles, novels, history, children’s books, gardening, health and crafting; some CDs, DVDs and vinyl records; items not pre-priced, donations accepted; all proceeds benefit Sisters of Providence mission and ministries; call 812-535-2948 or email for more information.

Community Produce Giveaway Sundays, 3-4:30 p.m., Aug. 11 and Sept. 8, St. Anthony Church, Evansville; hosted by All Saints Parish and Seton Harvest; free veggies, music, recipes and drinks; first come, first served until produce is gone.

Icon Art Exhibit by Brother Michael Moran, through Aug. 30, St. Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad; exhibit of icons and drawings by Brother Michael, who translates this ancient art form of the Eastern Christian churches into contemporary terms; Brother Michael is a member of the Eastern Province of the Passionist Community; free and open to the public; call 812-357-6401 for library hours, or visit

Free tickets — Korn Ferry Golf Championship, Aug. 30 – Sept. 2, Victoria National Golf Club, Newburgh; Catholic Charities has an unlimited number of free tickets; Catholic Charities receives a donation for each ticket used; visit to print tickets.

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.

Class Reunions

Mater Dei Class of 1971 Annual Reunion, 3 p.m., Sept. 7, Burdette Park Shelter No. 18, Evansville; supper at 5:30 p.m.; catered by Marx BBQ;  $15/person; RSVP by Aug. 22 to Cecilia Weis Kuester at 812-963-5155 or email

Rex Mundi Class of 1964 Reunion, 5 p.m., Sept. 14, Archie and Clyde’s Restaurant, Newburgh; 55th class reunion; for information or to make a reservation, text or call 812-480-9557.

Mater Dei Class of 1955 64th Reunion, noon, Sept. 14, Turoni's, Evansville; private room reserved; regular menu with individual checks; for information and reservations, call Willie (Rexing) Kain at 812-476-7930 or email Rose (Brenner) Breivogel at


Wisdom Days, 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m., Oct. 14 Huntingburg, Oct. 28 Vincennes, Nov. 4 Evansville, various locations; annual celebrations for people 55 and older; food, speakers, door prizes; registration opens Sept. 1; visit or email for more 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


Names of God, 7 p.m., Aug. 14 – 3 p.m., Aug. 15, Monastery Immaculate Conception, Benedictine Hospitality Center, Ferdinand; presenter Emily Askew, who teaches theology at Lexington Theological Seminary, will pray beyond the names "Lord" and "Father" and follow the Bible to find little used metaphors for God; cost $140, includes lodging, meals and program; to register visit or call 812-367-1411, ext. 7345.

Spiritual Growth

Be Salt! Be Light! Be Fully Alive!, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Aug. 10, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; discover in Christ’s Sermon on the Mount how being “salt” and “light” and “fully alive” can change the world around us and make us truly Christian; ideal for Ursuline Associates or anyone who wishes to grow in the grace of God and the spirit of St. Angela Merici; led by Benedictine Sister Karen Joseph; cost $25, includes lunch; register by calling 270-229-0206 or email

Cursillo Grand Ultreya, 5 p.m., Aug. 10, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; celebrate 45th anniversary of Cursillo in Diocese of Evansville; event will start with Mass at St. John the Evangelist, Daylight, followed by meal, fellowship and featured speaker; honor Father Ray Brenner for his service as spiritual director; sponsored by Evansville Cursillo; RSVP online at or call Linda and Mike Ketzner at 812-760-4658.

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


“Reasons to Believe” Book Study, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Aug. 8, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; Focus on Faith 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; future dates: Sept. 12, Oct. 10, Nov. 14, Dec. 12; call 270-229-0206 to register.

“Trust,” 6-7:30 p.m., Aug. 14, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; Twilight Retreat presented by Deacon John Cecil about “Trust” and that we must learn to trust God unconditionally; cost $20, includes dinner; register by calling 270-229-0206 or email; Twilight Retreats are the second Wednesday each month; future dates: Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 13, Dec. 11.

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, after July 26 $35; call 812-492-7462 or email with questions.

Youth and Young Adults

Young Adult Adoration and Acapulco, 5-6 p.m., first Monday of the month, St. John Newburgh Chapel.

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.