Southwestern Indiana's Catholic Community Newspaper

Bulletin Board For July 14, 2017


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Entries may be repeated if time and space permit. All items may be edited. All times are local times.

Mail information to Bulletin Board, P.O. Box 4169, Evansville, IN 47724-0169; e-mail, fax to 812-424-0972.


General Interest

Quilt Shows, July 16, St. Boniface, Fulda, 9-11 a.m. CT; St. Meinrad Church, St. Meinrad, 10-12 p.m. CT; all are invited to view quilts and vote for the special quilts to be given away at the parish picnics; for more information, call 812-357-5533.


Rex Mundi Class of 1967 50th Class Reunion, begins 5:30 p.m. with Social Hour, dinner buffet at 7 p.m., Aug. 5, Oak Meadow Country Club, Evansville; for more information or to make reservations, contact


Diocesan Choir, Singers and instrumentalists are invited and encouraged to join the choir for the Diaconate Ordination that will take place on Saturday, Aug. 5 at 10 a.m. at St. Benedict Cathedral in Evansville; choir is open to anyone in the eighth grade and older; ability to read music is helpful, but not required; practices held in the St. Benedict Cathedral School basement July 23, 2-4:30 p.m.; July 30, 2-4:30 p.m.; Aug. 1, 6-7:30 p.m.; please invite and encourage others to join; contact Jeremy Korba at 812-589-3886 or with questions.



Icon Workshop with Peter Pearson, evening of July 30 - midday Aug. 4; Poor Handmaids Mother House, Donaldson, Ind.; all participants will complete painted icon; cost including room and board and all materials $675; for more information, contact Christopher Telen at 574-935-1707 or email


Yarn Spinners, Aug. 11-13, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; yarn spinning, weaving, rug hooking, knitting and crocheting; all skill levels welcome; for information on room rates or to register, contact Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or



Gather in Faith Women’s Conference, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Sept. 16, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; conference theme is “With Great Love;” keynote speaker Hallie Lord, author and radio host; cost $25, includes lunch, childcare available $5 per child, $15 family max; register online at or contact Bethany Logan at


Catholic Charities Wisdom Days, Sept. 18,Huntingburg Event Center (Dubois County), Sept. 25, Green Activities Center, Vincennes University (Vincennes) and Oct. 2, St. Vincent/St. Mary’s Manor Auditorium (Evansville); free and includes lunch, speakers and attendance prizes; free-will offerings are appreciated; registration opens 8 a.m. July 26 at or by calling 812-423-5456; registration required and deadline is two weeks prior to event.



50th Annual St. Wendel Bierstube, July 14-15, St. Wendel; live music, food, beer garden (must be 21 to enter); $5 admission; free parking and bus service from St. Wendel School parking lot; for more information, check out “Knights of St. John #282” on Facebook.



St. James Senior Trip, Sept. 21, Westport Plaza Theater, St. Louis, Mo.; travel to see comedy production “Church Basement Ladies,” cost $79 per person, includes transportation, ticket and meal; call 812-306-4098 by Aug. 20 for reservations.



Sisters of Providence Used Book Sale, July 29-Aug. 7, Providence Spirituality and Conference Center, St. Mary-of-the-Woods; sponsored by Linden Leaf Gifts; 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sat. and Sun.; items not pre-priced, but freewill donations accepted; for more information, call 812-535-2947 or visit


Men’s Club Reverse Draw, Aug. 12, Joseph Ziliak Arena, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; tickets are $100 and include dinner from Schnitzelbank and drinks for two; only 275 tickets will be sold, last ticket drawn will win Grand Prize of $7,500; includes eligibility for additional cash and prizes all night long; tickets can be purchased at parish office (812-490-1000) or Men’s Club (812-853-9078) until sold out.


On the Hill 5K, 8:30 a.m., Sept. 16, St. Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad; registration open at 8 a.m.; $20 per person before Sept. 1, $25 after, $10 for ages 15 and under; registration includes a t-shirt; register at



Mobile Digital Mammography, St. Vincent West Side Connection, 2345 W. Franklin St., Evansville offers free screenings for those who qualify; for information/schedule a screening call 812-402-6001.


Lifeline Medical Alert Assistance Services, service for those who wish to live independently while maintaining an immediate emergency link to Lifeline Systems Call Center; Lifeline has a one-time installation fee of $50 and costs starting at $39 per month after installation; call 812-996-2399 for more information.


Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center Fitness Classes, Jasper; for more information or to register for the classes, visit Memorial Hospital’s website at and click on “Classes and Events,” or call the Health and Wellness staff at 812-996-2399.



You Can Help Your Marriage — Retrouvaille, Aug. 11-13, Indianapolis; worldwide program offering tools for couples to rediscover a loving marriage relationship; visit or


Marriage Help — Retrouvaille, program begins Aug. 18-20, Diocese of Owensboro; Retrouvaille (pronounced retro - vi) has helped thousands of couples who are disillusioned or experiencing misery in their marriages; for information or to register, call the Diocese of Owensboro Family Life office at 270-852-8346 or visit


Spiritual Growth

An Evening of Story and Song with ValLimar Jansen, 6:30 p.m., Aug. 1, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; an inspirational evening as ValLimar combines music, storytelling and witness; a free-will offering will be taken.


Lectio Divina, 5-6:30 p.m., Aug. 1, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; traditional Benedictine practice of spiritual reading, meditation and prayer; cost $20, pre-registration is required by contacting Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or


Greetings in the Name of Our Lord Jesus Christ, worship 2:30 p.m. with Mass following at 3 p.m., Aug. 6, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; Healing Mass will be celebrated with Father Noel Mueller; for information, call John Bennett 812-544-2239, Charles Mendel 812-482-7502, Kim Kendall 812-639-5342, Donna Todd 812-719-0908 or visit Charismatic Renewal Website at


“The Joy of Love” Book Study, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Aug. 10, Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9, Dec. 14; Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; $20 fee per class includes lunch; to register contact Kathy McCarty at 270-229-0206 or


Grand Ultreya, 4:30 p.m., Aug. 12, St. Boniface, Evansville; Evansville Diocesan Cursillo hosts its annual Grand Ultreya and Reunion; witness speaker Patricia Williams from the Region IV Cursillo team; everyone welcome to join for sharing, fellowship, food and prayer.


Catechist Formation Day “Encountering Christ in Scripture,” 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 26, Catholic Center, Evansville; cost $17 by Aug. 11, $25 after; for more information and to register, visit


Masses for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, 5 p.m., Saturdays, St. Ferdinand, Ferdinand; 11 a.m., Sundays, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; ASL interpreter and assisted listening devices available; for information, contact Father Henry Kuykendall 812-490-1000.


Support Groups

Anxiety/Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, first and third Wednesday of each month, 7-8:30 p.m., Deaconess Hospital Resource Center, Evansville; opportunity for sharing life experience as well as education, advocacy and coping skills; for more information, call 812-426-2640; sponsored by Mental Health America.


Families Facing Cancer, support group meets first Thursday of each month, 7-8:30 p.m., Deaconess Cross Pointe; sponsored by Deaconess Hospital for persons with cancer, their families and friends; meetings for education and group sharing; Stacey Kauffman 812-476-7200.


Good Shepherd Social Support Group, noon, third Sunday of each month, Good Shepherd, Evansville; group for divorced or widowed; for information call 812-867-5790.



Spiritual Direction Training Program, begins Oct. 16, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky.; applications now being accepted for two-year program of four weekly training sessions each year to prepare participants for ministry of spiritual direction in the spirit of the Ursuline founder, St. Angela Merici; registration deadline is Aug. 31; scholarships available; for more information, contact Sister Mary Matthias Ward at 270-229-0200 or


Youth and Young Adults

TEC 98 (Teens Encounter Christ), July 21-24, St. Mary, Ireland; future retreat weekends Nov. 11-13, and Feb. 17-19, 2018; three-day experience for young people searching for goals, acceptance, meaning and community; for