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March 3, 2000 Issue
Calendar of Events

Prayer groups

Sundays: 7 p.m., Ss. Peter and Paul, Green Bay; Holy Hour in Reparation for Abortion, 2 p.m., Our Lady of Good Help Chapel, Robinsonville.

Mondays: 12:30 p.m., St. Mary Central High School chapel, Menasha. After 6 p.m. Mass, St. John, Oshkosh; Charismatic Prayer, 7 p.m., Holy Family Parish Hall, Wittenberg; Cross and Crown Prayer Group, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul, Combined Locks.

Tuesdays: 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart, Oshkosh; 6:30 p.m., Ss. Peter and Paul, Green Bay; 9:15 a.m. or 7 p.m., St. Bernard, Green Bay; 7 p.m., St. Agnes, Green Bay; 7 p.m., St. Mary Home for the Aged, Manitowoc.

Wednesdays: 7 a.m., Our Lady of Lourdes, 406 Grant St., De Pere; 9 a.m., St. Patrick, Stephensville; 7 p.m., Holy Cross, Kaukauna.

Thursdays: 8 a.m., Ss. Peter and Paul, Green Bay; 7 p.m., St. Paul, Manitowoc.

Fridays: 8 a.m., Xavier High School, 1600 W. Prospect, Appleton.

Rosary: 12:30 p.m. daily, St. Joseph, Sturgeon Bay; 6:30 p.m. followed by 8 p.m. Mass Thursdays, Holy Rosary, New Holstein; a 15-decade rosary for the USA is held on the 12th of each month from 1-2 p.m. at Holy Rosary; 3:40 p.m. (4 p.m. Mass) Saturdays, St. Andrew, Manitowoc; before 5 p.m. Mass Saturdays and after 8 a.m. Mass Sundays, Nativity of Our Lord, Green Bay; 1 p.m. Mondays at Silver Cliff chapel and 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at St. Mary Parish, Lakewood; 6:30 p.m. (8 p.m. Mass) Tuesdays, St. John the Baptist, St. John (fifth Thursdays at St. Ann, St. Anna); 4:40 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Bernard, Appleton; 20 minutes before each weekend Mass, Holy Martyrs of Gorcum, Green Bay.

Charismatic Prayer, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Matthew, Green Bay, with Mass first Wednesdays; 7:30 p.m. Sundays, King of Kings, Holy Redeemer Church Hall, Two Rivers.

Cenacle of Prayer for Priests, with Eucharistic adoration and holy hour, 1:30 p.m. Thursdays, St. John, Oshkosh. Special cenacle Mass at 2 p.m. as announced.

Maranatha Prayer Group, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Mt. Tabor Center, Menasha. Information: (920)722-8918.


24-hour Adoration begins with 7 a.m. Mass; with Holy Hour of Peace at 7 p.m. March 2, St. Joseph, Sturgeon Bay.

Eucharistic Adoration, beginning with 8 a.m. Mass and ending at 5 p.m. March 3, St. Joseph, Green Bay, for the intention of vocations.

Adoration 8 a.m.-3 p.m. concluding with 3 p.m. Benediction March 3, St. John, Menasha.

World Day of Prayer, 7 p.m. March 2 & 9:30 a.m. March 3, First United Methodist Church, Neenah; the following on March 3: 8:30 a.m., Zion Lutheran Church, Shawano; 9 a.m., Grace United Methodist Church, Wautoma; 1 p.m. St. Mark, Redgranite; 1:30 p.m., St. Bernard, Appleton & St. Joseph, Sturgeon Bay.

Gospel Concert featuring Holy Angels Choir from Chicago, 7 p.m. March 4, St. Mary, Brillion.

Adoration from 3-6:30 p.m., ends with 6:30 p.m. Mass, March 6, Holy Name of Mary, Maplewood.

Pre-Lenten Reflection Day, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. (lunch included) or 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m. (bread & soup supper included) March 7, St. Pius X, Appleton; (920)733-0575 to register.

Lenten Day of Prayer, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. March 11, St. Norbert Abbey, De Pere, to register, call (920) 337-4315 by March 7.

Evening of Reflection, 7 p.m. March 14, Nativity of Our Lord, Green Bay, Sr. Marie Drzewiecki presenter.

Jubilee Day for Women, 12:30-4 p.m. March 25, St. Anthony, Oconto Falls, contact Kathy Gajewski by March 9 to register.

24 Hour Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Ss. Peter & Paul, Green Bay.

Sundays: 8:30 p.m., St. Joseph Church, Appleton, Compline Service.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, 2-4 p.m. Sundays, Monte Alverno Retreat Center, Appleton.

Morning Praise, 7 a.m. weekdays; 8 a.m. Saturdays; 9 a.m.; Vespers, 5:20 p.m. weekdays, 5 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere.

Liturgy of the Hours, 7:30 a.m. & 5 p.m. daily; 9 a.m. Sunday, St. Joseph Church at St. Norbert College, DePere.

Holy Hour, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Chapel at Robinsonville.

Spirit Fire, spiritual and social activities for ages 18-35, 7-9 p.m. Sundays, youth room, Nativity, Green Bay.

Wildfire, support and social outlet for teens, 6:30-9 p.m. Mondays, youth room, Nativity, Green Bay.

Rosary prayed for schoolchildren, after 8:30 a.m. Mass Tuesdays, St. Agnes, Green Bay.

Eucharistic Adoration & St. Joseph Novena, 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere.

Youth Prayer Hour, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, garage room, St. John, Little Chute.

Marian Devotions, 6:30 p.m. followed by Mass, Thursdays, Holy Rosary, New Holstein.

Youth Fellowship, high school age and older, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Tabor Center, Menasha; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Holy Martyrs rectory, Green Bay.

Marian Prayer Cenacle, after 8 a.m. Mass Thursdays at St. Francis and St. Mary Parish, Brussels.

Special Masses

Mass of Anointing, 8:30 a.m. March 3, St. Joseph, Walsh.

Hmong Mass, 1 p.m. March 5, St. Jude, Green Bay.

Charismatic Healing Mass, 7 p.m. March 7, St. Mary's Home, Two Rivers.

Live Sunday Radio Masses: 9:30 a.m., St. Raphael, Oshkosh, on WRJQ (1570 AM, Appleton); 10 a.m., Holy Innocents, Manitowoc, on WCUB (980 AM), Manitowoc; 10:30 a.m. March 5, Ss. Peter and Paul, Kiel, on WMBE (1530 AM).

Eucharist, 4:45 p.m. weekdays, 8:15 a.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. Sundays, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere.

Spanish Masses, 6 p.m. Saturdays, 12:30 p.m. Sundays, St. Willebrord, Green Bay; 1 p.m. Sundays, St. Joseph, Wautoma.

Interpreted Mass and children's church time program, 9:30 a.m. Sundays, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Green Bay.

Marian Devotions of the Fox Valley, St.Therese, Appleton, Mondays 5:30 p.m. rosary/6:30 p.m. Mass.

Widows of Prayer - Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Tuesdays 1-2:30 p.m., followed by Mass, St. Pius X Chapel, Appleton.

Family Prayer Mass, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, SS. Peter & Paul, Green Bay.


2000 Reading Spree, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. March 4, Port Plaza Mall, Green Bay.

"Don't You Want to Be Free? A Tribute to Creativity," a Langston Hughes play for Black History Month, 2 & 7 p.m. March 4, Brown County Central Library, Green Bay. Free.

Sharing on Sacraments and Spirituality, 12 p.m. March 7, Sacred Heart, Two Rivers.

Free Lecture on Time Management, 7-8:30 p.m. March 7, Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay.

Top 20 Tips for a Healthy 21st Century Family, 6:30-8 p.m. March 9, Brown County Central Library, Green Bay; (920) 448-4400, ext. 381.

Cooking Creatively, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 11, The Bridge-Between, Denmark, call (920) 864-7230 to register.


Green Bay Civic Symphony, 7:30 p.m. March 4,West High School, Green Bay.

Czech violinist Frantisek Novotny, 3 p.m. March 5, Union Congregational Church, Green Bay; (920)437-9266 for tickets.

St. Pat's Dinner Dance, 6-11 p.m. March 11, St. Bernadette, Appleton; (920)830-1120 or (920)991-9320 for tickets which must be purchased in advance.

Ancient Order of Hibernians Annual Ball, 5 p.m. March 17, Rock Garden Supper Club, Green Bay; (920) 494-7791 for reservations by March 10.

Afraid!, the Gospel of Mark performed by Frank Runyeon, 2 & 8 p.m. March 26, St. John the Baptist, Howard; (920)434-2417 or (920)434-2145 for tickets.

Forever Barbershop Harmony Jubilee, 3 & 7:30 p.m. April 29, West High School, Green Bay; (920)494-3401 or 1-800-895-0071 for tickets.

Open Gym, 6-8 p.m. Sundays, St. Margaret Mary, Neenah, (920)434-2145.

Bingo - 7 p.m. Monday, Holy Angels, Darboy (doors open at 6 p.m.); 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Sacred Heart, Oshkosh.

Teen Scene, 7-11 p.m. every Friday and Saturday for Middle-School students, Fr. Carr's Place 2B, 1965 Oshkosh, Oshkosh. High School youth program every night at 8 p.m. Call (920)231-2378.

Card Parties

All March 5 - 1 p.m., St. John Cantius, Sobieski; 1:30 p.m., St. Paul, Wrightstown; 7 p.m., St. Mary, Black Creek.


Fish Frys, all March 3 - 4-7 p.m. St. Mary, Menasha; 5-7:15 p.m., Holy Cross, Bay Settlement; 5-7:30 p.m., St. Benedict, Suamico.

Knights of Columbus Brat Fry, March 3-4, Economart, Chilton.

Chili Suppers, 5-7 p.m. March 4, Xavier High School, Appleton; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. March 5, St. Anne, Francis Creek; 4-6 p.m. March 5, Holy Redeemer, Two Rivers.

Annual Dinner, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 5, St. Patrick, Stephensville.

Soup & Salad Lunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. March 5, Columbus Hall, Menasha.

Annual K&K Dinner, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. March 5, Holy Family, Wittenberg.

Fish Fry, 4:30-7 p.m. March 8, St. Aloysius, Kaukauna.


Spring Fest 2000, Fish Fry 4-7 p.m. March 3; Sandwiches following 4 p.m. Mass, Doubles Cribbage Tournament 6:30 p.m. March 4; Chicken/ham dinner 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Children's games 12-4 p.m., Lunch 4-6 p.m. March 5, St. John the Baptist, Menasha.

Spring Fling Craft & Bake Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 4, Sacred Heart, Oshkosh.

Bake Sale, March 4 & 5, St. Joseph, Walsh.

Silent Auction, Dinner & Dance, 5-10 p.m. March 4, St. Margaret Mary, Neenah.

Mardi Gras, 5-11:30 p.m. March 4, Ss. Peter & Paul, Green Bay.

Family Fun Fair, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. March 5, St. Philip, Green Bay.

Mardi Gras, March 5, St. Mary, Clarks Mills; 5:30-7:45 p.m. March 7, St. Bernard, Appleton.

Bingo, 6 p.m. March 7, Community Service Center, Green Bay.

Special Groups

Diabetes Support Group, 9 a.m. March 4, St. Mary's Hospital, Green Bay. Call (920)498-4279.

Bereavement Support Group for Adults, 7 p.m. March 6, St. Raphael, Oshkosh. No registration required.

Grief Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m. March 6, St. Bernard, Green Bay.

Women with Disabilities Support Group, 6:30 p.m. March 7, Curative Rehabilitation Center, Green Bay. Information: (920)468-1161.

Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group, 7 p.m. March 7, Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, Reed Avenue, Manitowoc.

Caregivers' Support Group, noon March 7, Thompson Community Center, 829 W. College Ave., Appleton.

Heart Warmers, cardiac support group, 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. March 8, Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh. Information: (920)236-2103.

Single-Again Support Group, 7 p.m. March 6, St. Elizabeth Seton, Green Bay. Information: Joyce (920)498-8904.

Alcoholism and Chemical Dependency, Mental Health Topic, 7 p.m. March 9, CASI Programs, 217 S. Badger, Appleton. Information: (920)749-2380.

Cancer Patients and Families Support Group, 7 p.m. March 9, St. Mary's Hospital, Green Bay.

Starting Over Support Group for recently separated and divorced, 7 p.m. March 9, Green Bay Christian School, University Ave., Green Bay.

Weight Management Support Group, 1 & 7:30 p.m. Mondays, 413 Charles St., De Pere. Information: Marge Newman RN 337-0669.

Developmentally Disabled Adults Meeting, 7 p.m. Mondays, Xavier High School, Appleton.

Problem Gambling Therapy Group, 5 p.m. Mondays, Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. Registration required: (920)433-3563.

Sexual Abuse Support Group, 6 p.m. Mondays, Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. Register: (920)433-3630.

Recovery Inc., Self-help for Nervous Symptoms and Fears, 7:30 p.m. Mondays, First United Church of Christ, 509 S. Webster, Green Bay. Call (920)336-6432.

AODA Treatment Group for Adults, 9 a.m. or 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Ongoing, and individual meets for six weeks plus aftercare, Family Service Association, Green Bay. Call (920)436-6800.

Separated and Divorced Support Group, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sacred Heart Center, Shawano. Call (715)526-6630 or 526-2023.

Eating Disorders Support Group, 4:30 p.m., Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, anorexics and bulimics; 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, compulsive overeaters. Call (920)433-3630.

Mood Disorder Support Group, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Bosco Hall, Green Bay Diocesan grounds. Information: (920)833-6324.

Postpartum Depression Mothers Support Group, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. Registration: (920)433-3630 or 497-3626.

Spouses of Vietnam Veterans Therapy Group, 3:30 p.m. Thursdays, Family Service Association, 300 Crooks St., Green Bay. Information: Lisa LeGrave (920)436-6800.


Living Well with Diabetes, 2:30-3:45 p.m. March 4, St. Mary, Appleton,

Immunization Clinics, 9:30-10:30 a.m. March 7, American Legion Club, Wrightstown; By appointment only March 9, Brown County Health Department, Green Bay.

Learning About Cancer, 6-9 p.m. March 13 & 20, St. Vincent Hospital, Green Bay, call (920) 433-8488 to register.

St. Francis Community Free Walk-In Clinic for the uninsured or underinsured, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 500 N. Main St., Oshkosh.

Maternal Motions, exercise class for pregnant women and new moms, 9 a.m. or 5:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Appleton Medical Center. Information: (920)830-6877.

"My Mommy and Me," for new moms and infants, 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh. Information: (920)236-2356.

Blood Drive, Red Cross Center, Deckner Ave., Green Bay. 2-6 p.m. Tuesdays, noon-4 p.m. Thursdays, by appointment Saturdays. (920)468-8535.

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