July 20, 2018

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• Bake sales after all Masses on July 21 and 22 at Our Lady of the Greenwood Church, 335 S. Meridian St., in Greenwood; Masses are celebrated at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, and 8 a.m., 10 a.m., noon, 1:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. on July 22.

• Donations and cards accepted at all showings of Oliver the Musical, produced by the Agape Performing Arts Company of Our Lady of the Greenwood Parish. Show times are 7:30 p.m. on July 20 and 21, and 3:30 p.m. on July 22 at the Knights of Columbus’ McGowan Hall, 1305 N. Delaware, in Indianapolis. Tickets range in cost from $5-15 and are available at thelittleboxoffice.com/agape.

• On July 26 at the Firehouse Subs at 884 N. U.S. 31, in Greenwood, mention the effort to help the Kalscheur (KAL‑shur) family when purchasing food for dine-in, carry-out or catering, and the restaurant will donate 20 percent of those sales to the cause.

• Dinner, Dance and Silent Auction at Our Lady of the Greenwood Parish, 335 S. Meridian St., in Greenwood, from 6-11 p.m. on July 28. A spaghetti dinner will be served from 6-7:30 p.m., with dancing and a silent auction to follow. Admission is free. The dinner is optional and costs $10 per person, with a maximum of $50 per family. All attending the event are asked to register online at bit.ly/2NRjxAZ (case sensitive). Separate registrations are available for those purchasing dinner and those not. There is no deadline to register, although only 400 tickets are available. For more information or to donate items for the silent auction, contact Marcy Renken at 317-489-1557 or sgtrenken@hotmail.com.

• The family also welcomes prayers and the offering of Masses.

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