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Bulletin Board For June 13

By Diane Csukas


General Interest

Celebration Singers at St. Anthony, 6:30 p.m., June 14, St. Anthony Padua Center, St. Anthony; in celebration of the 150th anniversary of St. Anthony, 90-member group from area counties will perform a wide variety of musical pieces; free will offering accepted; everyone welcome.


Father Kenneth Herr Retirement Celebration, following 9 a.m. Mass, June 15, St. Boniface, Evansville; please join the parishioners of St. Boniface as they honor Fr. Herr as he celebrates his retirement after 46 years in the priesthood; everyone is welcome. 


Conversation About the Future of Health Care in Indiana, noon, June 16, Memorial Lodge, 2590 S. Newton St., Jasper; officials from governor’s administration  will detail the plan to expand the Healthy Indiana Plan to cover more Hoosiers; open to the public; hosted by Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, Jasper


Corpus Christi Procession, June 22, noon adoration at Christ the King, Evansville, 2 p.m. procession begins, 3-3:30 p.m. procession arrives at St. Benedict Cathedral, Evansville, 3:30-4:30 p.m. confessors available for Sacrament of Reconciliation, 4:30 p.m. Vespers and Benediction with Bishop Charles C. Thompson; sponsored by Vocations Office in collaboration with St. Benedict Cathedral and Christ the King Churches


Fifteenth Annual Mass with Polka Music, 6 p.m., Saturday, June 21 and 10:30 a.m., Sunday, June 22, Sts. Peter and Paul, Haubstadt; Polka Mass will be celebrated during the Summerfest weekend, singing will begin 30 minutes before Masses; everyone welcome.


Annulments: Why and How, 7-8:15 p.m., June 25, Room, 303, St. Joseph Parish Center, Jasper; presentation by Father William Traylor; get the facts, find healing, learn about the process, clarification of commonly misunderstood perceptions; everyone welome.


Fertility Care Program, private introductory and follow-up sessions that provide couples with details of natural family planning using The Creighton Model that follows the moral teachings of the Catholic Church; fee $25/couple for introductory session, follow-up sessions $25, $20 for materials; for more information or to schedule an appointment call 812-996-2399 or 800-852-7279, ext. 2399.


Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration, St. Philip, Posey County; stop by chapel or contact Dolores at 812-985-2411 for more information or to schedule a time.


Mass for Peace, 6 p.m., every Tuesday, Holy Rosary, Evansville, extends an invitation to join the parish community for Mass for worldwide peace and for loved ones serving in the military and their families.


Mother to Mother Group Meeting, meetings the first and third Thursday each month, 9-11 a.m., Ruth and Naomi Room, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; meetings for mothers with children of all ages; meetings feature a variety of spiritual and practical topics; babysitting is provided.



BLS for Health Care Provider, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., June 25, Wellness Classroom, Memorial Southside Office, Jasper; American Heart Association course covers CPR for all ages, two-man CPR, bag-valve mask ventilation, choking, use of AED; $65 fee; for more information or to register call 812-852-7279, ext. 2399.


Wet-on-Wet Oil Painting Class, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., June 30, Kordes Center, Ferdinand; Jan Webster will teach Bob Ross style of wet on wet oil painting; $90/person includes instruction, all materials, lunch; pay fee in full at registration by calling 812-367-1411, ext. 2915 or visit


Boot Camp at the Lodge, 5-6 p.m., Thursdays during June, Memorial Lodge, 2590 South Newton St., Jasper; calorie-zapping, full body cardio and strength workout; bring water, hand weights, beach towel; class conducted on solid dirt floor or pavement; for more information visit or call 800-852-7279, ext. 2399; pre-registration is not necessary.


Get Fit Yoga, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Fridays during June, Wellness Center, Memorial Southside Office, Jasper; class designed to improve balance and flexibility through the use of chair yoga; $5/class; no pre-registration, class size is limited; for more information call 812-852-7279, ext. 2399 or visit


Core 20, 12:10-12:30 p.m. Mondays in June, Wellness Center, Memorial Southside Office, Jasper; 20-minute muscle conditioning class; $3/class; for more information visit


Shape It Up, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Wednesdays in June, Wellness Center, Memorial Southside Office, Jasper; combination of Core 20 and Strength & Endurance; $5/class; visit and click on Classes and Events or call 800-852-7279, Ext. 2399.



Ultreya Information: First Monday, 6:30 p.m., Our Lady of Hope, Washington; Second Monday, 7 p.m., St. Joseph, Jasper; Fourth Monday, 7 p.m., Sts. Peter and Paul, Haubstadt; Second Thursday, 7 p.m., St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; Second Thursday, 7 p.m., St. Paul, Tell City; Last Thursday, 7 p.m., Resurrection, Evansville.



Father’s Day BBQ Chicken Dinner, 10 a.m., June 15, St. Anthony, St. Anthony; BBQ chicken, baked beans, vinegar slaw, bread, strawberry shortcake; dine-in and drive-thru; church fundraiser and service project for the Junior Confirmation class; everyone welcome.



“Get Fit: 55 ” Fitness Program, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Mondays in June, Memorial Hospital Wellness Center at Southside Office, Jasper; “Get Fit” designed to help with balance and coordination using low impact strength and flexibility exercises; participants will use resistance bands and small hand weights; cost $5 per class; for details or to register call 812-996-2399 or 800-852-7279, ext. 2399.


“Circuit Training 55 Fitness Program, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Wednesdays during June, Wellness Center, Memorial Southside Office, Jasper; improve cardio-respiratory fitness and muscular strength; $5/session; for more information call 800-852-7279, ext. 2399.



St. Clement Parish Annual Rummage Sale, 7 a.m.-2 p.m., June 20, 7 a.m.-noon, June 21 in air-conditioned parish social hall, 422 E. Sycamore St., Boonville; clothes, furniture, household items, toys; cash only.


St. Boniface, Evansville Bingo, no bingo during summer months; bingo will resume Sept. 5; watch for information.



Christian Adults Staying Healthy, 8:30-10 a.m., Monday, Wednesday or Friday, St. Agnes Ryves Hall, Evansville; exercise program, all equipment provided; participants must provide a doctor’s consent; for more information call Patti Grannan at 812-963-35451.



“At the Feet of Jesus” Retreat for Women Religious, July 13-19, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, KY; retreat led by Providence Sister Kathryn Hermes; directed retreats specifically for women religious will also be offered and led by spiritual directors; retreat cost $450 or $275 for commuters; for information contact Kathy at 270-229-0206 or email


Spiritual Growth

Healing Mass, 2:30 p.m. worship, 3 p.m. Mass, Aug. 3, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; Father John Judie is celebrant; for information call John Bennett at 812-544-2239 or Charles Mendel at 812-482-7502, Kim Kendall at 812-630-8933; for more information visit


Support Groups

Samaritan/Lazarus Support Group, 6 p.m., meets third Wednesday of each month, meeting room in back of church, Nativity, Evansville; support for the sick, the caregivers and bereaved, everyone welcome; for information call 812-476-7186 or Linda Austin 812-550-8605.


Diabetes Support Group, 1 p.m., meets fourth Tuesday of each month, Diabetes Management Center, Washington; for more information call Daviess Community Hospital at 812-254-8866.


Families Facing Cancer Support Group, 4 p.m. meets fourth Wednesday of each month, Education Center, Daviess Community Hospital, Washington; no fee; 812-254-8892.


Compassionate Friends, 7:15 p.m., meets the third Monday of each month, Eastside Christian Church, Bayard Park and Weinbach Ave., Evansville; group of bereaved parents offering friendship and understanding to families who have experienced the death of any age child; call Eldon Scott 812-768-5099.



Travel Back in Time, July 9; trip to Montgomery, Ind. to visit Amish quilt shop, bakery and the Deutsch Candy Shop; day also includes a Thanksgiving style dinner in an Amish home; $54 fee includes transportation, meal, all gratuities; everyone welcome; contact St. Mary, Evansville at 812-425-1577 or email for more information or to make reservations.



Grief Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m., first and third Thursday of each month, Mental Health America, Evansville; monthly sessions are open to youth ages 9-17 who have experienced the death of a loved one; for more information call Joe Gilreath at 812-426-2640.