September 3, 2010

Events Calendar

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September 3-6

Sacred Heart Parish, 558 Nebeker St., Clinton. “Little Italy Festival,” Water Street in downtown Clinton, Fri. 6 p.m.-11 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Mon. 11 a.m.-closing, Italian food, entertainment. Information: 765-832-8468.

September 4

Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, 5333 E. Washington St., Indianapolis. “Lourdes and Irvington On-site Chili Cook-off,” noon-3 p.m., sample all recipes and vote, $5 per person, children under 7 free. Information: 317-506-1895 or

September 5

Slovenian National Home Picnic Grounds, 21340 Yates Lane, Avon. Slovenian Society, annual celebration and festival, 10 a.m., Mass, noon, $5 admission, children 16 and under free. Information:

St. John the Evangelist Parish, 9995 E. Base Road, Enochsburg. Parish festival, fried chicken and roast beef dinners, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Information: 812-934-2880.

MKVS, Divine Mercy and Glorious Cross Center, Rexville, located on 925 South, .8 mile east of 421 South and 12 miles south of Versailles. Mass, noon, on third Sunday holy hour and pitch-in, groups of 10 pray the Marian Way, 1 p.m., Father Elmer Burwinkel, celebrant. Information: 812-689-3551.

September 6

St. Anthony of Padua Parish, 4791 E. Morris Church St., Morris. Labor Day picnic, games, food, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Information: 812-934-6218.

St. Peter Parish, 1207 East Road, Brookville. 90th annual Labor Day Festival, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., country style “all-you-can-eat” chicken dinner. Information and reservations: 812-623-3670.

September 9

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, 14598 Oak Ridge Road, Carmel, Ind. (Diocese of Lafayette). Catholic Business and Professional Club, Mass and breakfast, Paul Lundsford, president of Guérin High School, speaker, 6:30 a.m., $15 members, $25 non-members. Information: 317-590-0634 or

September 9-11

St. Joseph Parish, 1375 S. Mickley Ave., Indianapolis. “Fall Festival,” food, rides, games, 5-10 p.m. Information: 317-244-9902.

September 10

St. Pius X Parish, 7200 Sarto Drive, Indianapolis. Catholic Charismatic Renewal, song and praise, 7 p.m., Mass, 7:30 p.m. Information: 317-846-0705.

St. Anne Parish, 5267 N. Hamburg Road, Oldenburg. Turkey supper, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Information: 812-934-5854.

September 11

St. Mary Church, 317 N. New Jersey St., Indianapolis. Indianapolis Firefighters Local #416, Memorial Mass for firefighters who gave the ultimate sacrifice, 11 a.m. Information: 317-894-4361.

Marian Inc., 1011 E. St. Clair St., Indianapolis. Holy Cross Parish, “Feast of the Holy Cross,” dinner, dance and silent auction, 6 p.m.-11 p.m., $50 per person. Information: 317-637-2620.

St. Joan of Arc Parish, 4217 N. Central Ave., Indianapolis. “French Market,” noon-10 p.m., French food, booths, children’s activity area, entertainment. Information: 317-283-5508.

St. Roch Parish, Family Life Center, 3603 S. Meridian St., Indianapolis. Single Seniors, meeting, 1 p.m., age 50 and over. Information: 317-784-4207.

Geneva Hills Golf Course, 13446 S. Geneva Hills Road, Clinton. Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Alumnae Club “Scholarship Golf Scramble,” noon, $70 per person includes lunch, green fees and cart, registration due Sept. 7. Information: 812-239-3050 or

September 11-12

St. Michael Parish, 145 St. Michael Blvd., Brookville. “Fall Fest,” Sat. grilled smoked pork chop supper, Sun. pan-fried chicken dinner, Sat. 4-10 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Information: 765-647-5462.

September 12

St. John the Evangelist Church, 126 W. Georgia St., Indianapolis. St. John Academy alumnae reunion and Mass, noon, lunch following Mass at Indiana Convention Center. Information: 317-892-4798 or

Holy Cross Parish, 125 N. Oriental St., Indianapolis. Women’s Cancer Awareness luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Information: 317-637-2620, ext. 406, or

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5355 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Carmelite Secular Order, meeting, noon-4 p.m. Information: 317-259-4936 or

St. Mary Parish, 212 Washington St., North Vernon. “Community Festival,” “all-you-can-eat buffet,” country store, children’s games, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Information: 812-346-3604.

St. Mary (Immaculate Conception) Parish, 512 N. Perkins St., Rushville. “Community Fall Festival,” music, dance, Sun. 8 a.m.-4 p.m., chicken dinner. Information: 765-932-2588.

St. Pius V Parish, Highway 66, Troy. “Fall Festival,” 11 a.m. -5 p.m., dinners, games. Information: 812-547-7994.

St. Michael Church, 101 St. Michael Drive, Charlestown. Sesquicentennial Celebration and Bilingual Mass, 11 a.m., Archbishop Daniel M. Buechlein, celebrant, luncheon following Mass. Information: 812-256-3850 or

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General Announcements

None listed this week.

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Retreats and Programs

September 11

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Teilhard de Chardin–Lessons from a Modern Day Mystic,” Franciscan Sister Barbara Leonhard, presenter, 9-11:30 a.m., $20 per person. Information: 812-933-6437 or

September 12

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Coffee Talk–Piano Playing, Weightlifting and Prayer: What Could These Things Have in Common?” Franciscan Sister Sharonlu Sheridan, presenter, 9:30 a.m. liturgy, 10:45 a.m.-noon, free-will offering. Information: 812-933-6437 or

September 13

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Men’s Night at the ‘Burg,” Franciscan Father Carl Hawver, presenter, 7-8:30 p.m., free-will offering. Information: 812-933-6437 or

September 17-19

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, 100 Hill Drive, St. Meinrad. “Living In Love–A Couples Retreat,” Benedictine Father Noël Mueller, presenter. Information: 800-581-6905 or

Mother of the Redeemer Retreat Center, 8220 W. State Road 48, Bloomington. “Athletes for Christ–Call to Holiness,” retreat open to all ages, Mercy Father Frank Sherry, presenter. Information: 812-825-4642, ext. 1.

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “Tobit Weekend,” marriage preparation retreat. Information: 317-545-7681 or

September 18

Cathedral High School, O’Malia Performing Arts Theater, 5225 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Indiana Catholic Women’s Conference–“Treasuring Womanhood,” 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m., $50 adults, $25 students. Information:

Kordes Retreat Center, 802 E. 10th St., Ferdinand, Ind. “Saturday Morning at the Dome–Listening and Responding to the Wisdom of Your Body,” 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Information: 812-367-1411 or

September 19

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Youth Night at the ‘Burg,” learn about youth spirituality, 6:30-8 p.m., pizza, talk and prayer, high school and older. Information: 812-933-6437 or

September 21

Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. “Catholic Identity and Doctrine–Prayer in the Catholic Tradition,” Father Jim Farrell, presenter, session two of four, 6:30-9 p.m., $25 per session includes dinner and presentation. Information: 317-788-7581 or

September 24-26

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, 100 Hill Drive, St. Meinrad. “Service–The Primary Response to the Real Presence in the Eucharist,” Benedictine Father Jeremy King, presenter. Information: 800-581-6905 or

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