Will you be a high school sophomore, junior or senior next year? Do you hear Jesus' call to love? Do you want to lead change for good? Do you want to make lifelong friends? If so, then Brescia University's "Living & Leading with Love" (L3) High School Youth Theology Institute, is for you! Beginning July 28th. For more info or to apply now go to www.brescia.edu/L3 or contact Dr. Emily DeMoor at (270) 686-4229, email@example.com
Registration due May 31, 2018
OCHS GIRLS SOCCER
Attention - Any girls entering 5th - 12th Grade this August interested in playing GIRLS SOCCER at OCHS. If you have not been in contact with Coach Kelli Brannock yet, please send your name and grade as of August 2018 and your email address to Coach Kelli - via text to 1-814-335-0372 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org Coach Kelli will follow up with the current June-October Schedule for Middle School (5th-6th) High School (7th-12th). It will include Open Field dates throughout June that would be ideal for any girls who are thinking of playing soccer. No experience required. Open fields not mandatory but are a great way to find out if OC Girls Soccer is a sport for you! You do need an up to date KHSAA Sports Physical on record to attend the open fields.
YARN SPINNERS RETREAT
Anyone who enjoys yarn spinning, weaving, rug hooking, knitting or crocheting is welcome to attend the June 1-3 Spinning Weekend at Mount St. Joseph Conference & Retreat Center. All skill levels are welcome. The weekend will include workshops and relaxing time to work on your projects. For room rates or costs and to register, contact Kathy McCarty at email@example.com or (270) 229-0206 or register online at ursulinesmsj.org
CORPUS CHRISTI 2018
Bishop William F. Medley will lead a procession through the streets of Owensboro on Saturday, June 2nd starting at Brescia University at 10:00am and ending at St. Stephen Cathedral at approximately Noon. This is in honor of the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, also known as Corpus Christi. Everyone from across the diocese is invited to attend. More information to follow.
PARISH PICNIC - SATURDAY, JUNE 2, 2018
BOOTHS OPEN AT 3:00PM
SERVING STARTS AT 4:00PM
SELL THOSE RAFFLE TICKETS!
We ask that you return your sold tickets and money to the Parish Office during office hours or put in an envelope marked "PICNIC" and drop in the collection basket. More tickets available upon request. Any unsold tickets need to be returned at your earliest convenience. Check out our Ticket Meter at the entrances of Church. This year's goal is to sell 4,000 raffle tickets.
THINK RED! We ask that everyone wear red
ITEMS NEEDED: We are asking for donations of canned soft drinks, rolls of clear cellophane wrap (Can be found in craft section at Walmart, Hobby Lobby, Party Paper Place and Party City) for this year's picnic. All items can be placed in the boxes located at the entrances of church or bring by the Parish Office.
SILENT AUCTION BOOTH: is still in need of Silent Auction Baskets for the picnic: Garden, Fishing, Golf, Car Wash, Sports Theme, Beach, Laundry, Home Decor, Restaurant, etc.)
If you want to donate items for a basket, we can put it together for you or you can make a cash donation. Questions, call the Parish Office at (270) 684-6888
COUNTRY STORE:is in need of donated items such as birdhouses, yard flags, benches, outdoor games, etc. Any donations are greatly appreciated!
CAKE WHEEL: will need cakes galore for us to have plenty to go around. We are asking that each family bring at least one cake. Please bring these the morning of the picnic and leave them in the Parish Hall.
PICNIC CAKE BAKING DAY: The Parish will have their Annual Cake Baking Day on Thursday, May 31st at 1:00pm in the Parish Hall. Please bring cake mixes, frosting, eggs, milk, oils, mixing bowls, spoons, bundt pans, disposable pans, etc. If you would like to donate cake mixes and frostings, these can be dropped by the Parish Office.
PICNIC CAKE FROSTING & POTATO PEELING: The Parish will have their Annual Picnic Cake Frosting and Potato Peeling Day on Friday, June 1st at 1:00pm in the Parish Hall. We will be frosting the cakes we made on Thursday and peel potatoes to be used for burgoo. Bring your favorite potato peeler or knife
POSTERBOARD is available in the Parish Office for those who need to make signs for their booths.
PICNIC STANDS will be put up on Thursday, May 31st at 5:30pm. Stand Managers are responsible for getting their stands up and ready.
PICNIC WORKERS - If you have NOT received a call from anyone to be scheduled to work a booth, please call the Parish Office at (270) 684-6888. We need all the help we can get to make our Picnic a huge success!
INDIVIDUAL PRIVATE RETREATANTS
Treat yourself to a week of personal time June 3-9 at Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center. Does your body and soul need nourishment? Let the peaceful surroundings of Mount Saint Joseph feed your faith through private prayer, reflection and quiet time. The week will begin at 7:00pm on Sunday and end after breakfast the following Saturday. The $275 fee includes room and meals. Contact Kathy McCarty at (270) 229-0206 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We would like to honor our 2018 graduating seniors of Precious Blood Parish at the 10:30am Mass on Sunday, June 10th. We ask that students wear their Caps & Gowns for the Mass. There will be a reception after Mass in the Parish Hall. Please let Sr. Rosanne know via email at email@example.com or by calling the Parish Office at (270) 684-6888 to let her know how many of you will be present for the Mass and reception so that we can arrange accordingly.
Enrollment in Owensboro Catholic Schools is still possible. Offering faith, values, academics, athletics and so much more. We encourage you to discover for yourself the Aces advantage! Contact Keith Osborne at (270) 686-8896
Boys & Girls Soccer Camp - June 4-7 for any girl or boy entering Grades KN-6th
Girls Basketball Camp - June 11-14 for any girl entering Grades 3rd - 8th
Boys Football Camp - June 21-22 for any boy entering Grades 1st-8th
CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
Would you like to learn how to be a BETTER LEADER? Young people (who have completed their freshman year of high school or who just graduated). The Diocesan Youth Ministry Office is sponsoring Christian Leadership Institute (CLI) June 10-15, 2018 at the Mount St. Joseph Retreat Center. If you are or would like to be a youth leader; woiuld like to serve on a retreat team; are a class officer or student council member, CLI is for you. You will learn and use skills in leadership, communication, planning and decision-making through the lens of missionary discipleship. You will also help plan prayer and liturgical celebrations. For registration/cost information contact Sr. Rosanne at (270) 684-6888 or register online at https://owensborodiocese.org/christian-leadershhop-institute/
Registration deadline isMay 14th and is limited to 28 participants. Registrations after May 14th will cost $10 more.
ST. BENEDICT'S 3RD ANNUAL GOLF SCRAMBLE
You are invited to take part in the St. Benedict's 3rd Annual Golf Scramble Fundraiser at Panther Creek Golf Club on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00am. Cost is $300 per team or $75 per individual (Be assigned to a team) Come and enjoy the fun and a chance to win. 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Prize, Silent Auction, Lunch/Drinks Provided, Door Prizes, Hole Prizes.
PRECIOUS BLOOD VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
VBS is scheduled for June 25-19, 9:00am - Noon. To have a successful program we need many volunteers, both youth and adult. For more information, please call Sr. Rosanne at (270) 684-6888
* SAVE THE DATE!!.... The Office of Marriage and Family Life is sponsoring "Family Day at Gasper" Sunday, August 19, 2018. The theme will be "Encountering Jesus in the Eucharist" with activities, reflections by Fr. Mike Williams, and closing Mass with Bishop Medley.
BRANSON "SHOWTIME" FEATURING GARY LEWIS & THE PLAYBOYS
The Office of Stewardship and Development in conjunction with Faith in Travel are sponsoring the following trip to Branson, Missouri: 4 days/Aug 29-Sept 1st. Six Shows & Nine Meals included - $799.00 per person. This trip will be sure to bring out the oldies but goodies memories with six of the best shows: Rick Thomas Illusionist, Titanic, Showboat Branson Belle Southern Gospel Cruise, Hot Rod n High Heels, Clay Cooper and the fabulous Gary Lewis & The Playboys! (Remember This Diamond Ring and many more!) Enjoy your chartered comfortable bus ride, beautiful hotel accommodations and nine delicious meals! (Includes an extra surprise top attraction) Bus will leave from Owensboro, second pick up based on traveler's locations. For more info contact: Faith in Travel (270) 389-1002 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Deposit due by June 20th. Call early to hold reservation. Insurance available
EASTBRIDGE ARTS FESTIVAL @ THE MOUNT
Mark your calendars for the Sept. 8-9 Eastbridge Arts Festival @ The Mount! The former EastBridge Art Festival that began in downtown Owensboro now becomes a new event at Maple Mount to benefit the Ursuline Sisters, sure to be a fun time for devoted fans and all who love coming to Maple Mount. Booths are open Saturday from 10:00am - 6:00pm and Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm. The Ursuline Sisters will be selling quilts, jams and jellies as well as $5.00 tickets for their $10,000.00 Grand Raffle. Booth spaces for artists and food and souvenir vendors are available. Apply online at www.eastbridge-at-themount.com or call (270) 973-1810. Booth space deadline is June 1st. Applications received after the deadline are subject to additional charge.