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Bulletin Board For Aug. 23.


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General Interest

Free Physicals and Immunizations, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Aug. 24, ECHO Health Care Pediatric and Prenatal Clinic, Evansville; for uninsured or underinsured kids in kindergarten, sixth and ninth grades; for kids in Vanderburgh, Warrick and Posey counties, appointment required by calling 812-435-8343.

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.

Host Families Needed, for exchange students attending Mater Dei and Reitz Memorial high schools, contact Jill Seiler at Mater Dei at 812-426-2258, Brian Heathcott at Reitz Memorial at 812-476-4973 or Diane Stanley at 812-401-7322; deadline is Aug. 31.

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.

Seventh Annual SamStrong Childhood Cancer Awareness Football Game, 7 p.m., Sept. 6, Enlow Field, Evansville; Reitz Memorial vs. Evansville North; everyone encouraged to wear gold; SamStrong shirts will be available to purchase at the game or at; proceeds benefit pediatric cancer research at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

SWIRCA Bingopalooza, doors open 9 a.m., Sept. 6, SWIRCA and More, Evansville; 11:30 a.m. lunch, bingo starts after lunch; 16 games, packets sold at event; 60 and older $5 donation; younger than 60 $7; tickets on sale through Sept. 3; must complete participation form; no lunch tickets available at door; call 812-464-7807 for information.

Escape to the Mount Weekend Trivia, 4-7 p.m., Sept. 7, Maple Mount Gymnasium,  Maple Mount, Kentucky; register trivia team for $25/person, up to 10 people per team; refreshments served; prizes to top three teams; limited spots; register by Aug. 30 online at or email

Escape to the Mount Weekend Quilt Bingo, 12-3 p.m., Sept. 8, Maple Mount Gymnasium, Maple Mount, Kentucky; $25/person includes lunch and first bingo card; extra cards available for $1; each bingo game $1; register by Aug. 30 online at or email

Community Produce Giveaway Sundays, 3-4:30 p.m., 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.

Annual Dolle Lecture on Catholic Art, 7 p.m., Sept. 10, St. Bede Theater, St. Meinrad Campus, St. Meinrad; Marek Czarnecki will speak on “Popular Catholic Art in American Churches: A Reappraisal;” free and open to the public; parking behind St. Bede Hall and in Guest House and student lots; call Mary Jeanne Schumacher for more information at 812-357-6501.

Memorial Steak Night and Silent Auction, Sept. 14; donations needed by Sept. 10; quality items, gift cards, theme baskets, cash donations; drop-off at school office; call or text Alicia Lachowecki at 812-430-5825 or email

St. Meinrad On the Hill 5K Walk/Run, 8:30 a.m.,Sept. 14, St. Meinrad; registration 8 a.m.; $20 before Sept. 1, $25 after Sept. 1; age 15 and younger $10; proceeds benefit Catholic Charities/Catholic Relief Services; Mass in the Archabbey Church 7:30 a.m. (running clothes welcome); post-race pancake breakfast sponsored by Knights of Columbus; free-will donations; register online at

Indiana University African American Choral Ensemble Concert, 2 p.m., Sept. 22, Monastery Immaculate Conception, Ferdinand; free concert; directed by renowned composer, conductor, lecturer and teacher Dr. Raymond Wise; 10th annual concert of the Sisters of St. Benedict's Mechtilde of Hackeborn Sacred Music Series; visit for more information.

Sisters of Providence Hole-y-One Golf Scramble, 10:30 a.m., Sept. 27, Hulman Links Golf Course, Terre Haute; 11 a.m. lunch; tee times start at noon; four-player team $500, single player $125; teams can be male, female or mixed; limited space; registration deadline Sept. 20; register at or call 812-535-2817.

2019 Respect Life Celebration, 5:30 p.m., Oct. 17, Good Shepherd Parish, Evansville; Mass celebrated by Bishop Joseph M. Siegel at 5:30 p.m., dinner and discussion to follow; featured speaker Glenn Tebbe, outgoing Executive Director of the Indiana Catholic Conference; $20/adult and $10/student; 1 hour post-dinner daycare is $5/child (no infants); tickets on sale Sept. 1 at or email

Class Reunions

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


Dubois County Wisdom Day, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Oct. 14, Huntingburg Event Center, Huntingburg; registration starts 8 a.m.; annual celebrations for people 55 and older; food, speakers, door prizes; registration opens Sept. 1; visit or email for more information.

Vincennes Wisdom Day, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Oct. 28, Green Activities Center, University of Vincennes campus, Vincennes; registration starts 8 a.m.; annual celebrations for people 55 and older; food, speakers, door prizes; registration opens Sept. 1; visit or email for more information.

Evansville Wisdom Day, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Nov. 4, St. Vincent Evansville Hospital Manor Auditorium, Evansville; registration starts 8 a.m.; annual celebrations for people 55 and older; food, speakers, door prizes; registration opens Sept. 1; visit or email for more information.


St. Mary Quilt Show, 5:30-7 p.m. Aug. 24 and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 25, St. Mary Activities Center Gym, Huntingburg; 37 quilts have been completed for the annual picnic on Sept. 15.

11th Annual BBQ Fundraiser for 2019 Catholic Build, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Sept. 7 pickup; call 812-423-5623, ext. 26 to pre-order; $25/each; East Side pickup Pat Coslett’s Simplicity Furniture on Green River Road; West Side pickup St. Boniface Church on Wabash Avenue; both locations open until 2 p.m. while supplies last; pulled pork meals at east side location starting 11 a.m.; butts and slabs can also be picked up at St. Philip, Posey County; proceeds benefit 2019 Catholic Build for Habitat for Humanity; sponsored by Catholics for Habitat and St. Philip’s Men’s Club BBQ-ers.

Rummage Sale, 4-7 p.m. Sept. 6 and 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Sept. 7, St. Joseph, Vanderburgh County; Friday shoppers pay double, Saturday bag sale begins at 10:30 a.m.; food, drinks and kuchens available.


Hunger Bust Fun Run/Walk, 10 a.m., Sept. 7, St. Mary-of-the-Woods College Campus, St. Mary-of-the-Woods; registration begins 9 a.m., race at 10 a.m. rain or shine; cost $10; proceeds benefit Providence Food Pantry, a ministry of the Sisters of Providence; for more information or to register, call 812-535-3048 or email

Free NAMI Mental Illness Classes, 6:45-9 p.m., Mondays Sept. 9-Nov. 18, Old North U.M. Church, Evansville; designed for family and friends of someone living with a mental illness; offered by NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Evansville with the Department of Veterans Affairs; reservations required at 812-423-4333.

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


“Engaged Leadership: Listening and Leading with Purpose, Meaning and Joy,” 5:30 p.m., Sept. 13 – 4 p.m., Sept. 14, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; $130 includes lodging and meals, $70 for commuters; register by phone at 270-229-0206 or email

Spiritual Growth

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; breakout sessions; cost $25; 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 $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.

Support Groups

Catholic’s Divorce Survival Guide, first Tuesday of the month, Sept. 3 - Aug. 4, 2020, St. John the Baptist Library, Newburgh; 12-week workshop facilitated by Father Henry Kuykendall and Andrea Miller, licensed clinical social worker and parishioner; help people understand and cope with the loss and grief experienced with divorce; call parish office at 812-490-1000 to sign up.

GriefShare, 6:15-8 p.m., 13-week workshop starts Sept. 10, Good Shepherd Parish Conference Room, Evansville; learn how to recognize symptoms of being stuck in grief; learn about your new normal; confidentiality part of program; no cost; no pre-registration required.

“We Remember You” Candlelight Vigil, 7:30-8 p.m., Sept. 11, National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, Belleville, Ill.; remembering loved ones who have died by suicide; for more information, call 618-394-6281 or visit


TEC Music Workshop, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sept. 7, Our Lady of Hope, Washington; learn more about the importance of music in liturgy, worship and the TEC retreat movement.

“Healing,” 6-7:30 p.m., Sept. 11, Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Kentucky; Twilight Retreat presented by Deacon Dr. Dirck Curry about “Healing”; cost $20, includes dinner; register by calling 270-229-0206 or email; Twilight Retreats are the second Wednesday each month; future dates: Oct. 9, Nov. 13, Dec. 11.

Youth and Young Adults

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 Newburgh Chapel.

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