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May 26, 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.


Eucharistic Adoration, 3-8 p.m. May 25, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Green Bay.

Racine Dominican Sisters' Spring Pilgrimage, 10:15 a.m. May 26, St. Mary, Oshkosh.

24-hour Adoration, begins with 7 a.m. Mass with Holy Hour of peace at 7 p.m. June 1, St. Joseph, Sturgeon Bay.

Eucharist Adoration, beginning with 8 a.m. Mass and ending at 5 p.m. June 2, St. Joseph, Green Bay, for the intention of vocations.

Blue Army of Our Lady of Fatima, Adoration 8 a.m.-3 p.m. June 2, Benediction 3 p.m., St. John, Menasha.

Adoration from 3-6:30 p.m., concluding with 6:30 p.m. Mass June 5, Holy Name of Mary, Maplewood.

Young Adult Evening of Reflection, 5-9 p.m. June 11, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Green Bay, (920)499-1546 to register; Lee Nagel, presenter.

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.

Our Lady of Fatima Devotions, 6 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Paul Manitowoc through Nov. 1, 2000.

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, Mt. 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

Youth Mass, 10 a.m. May 28, St. Mary, Chilton.

May Celebration, 10 a.m. May 28, Chapel of Robinsonville.

Hmong Mass, 1 p.m. June 4, St. Jude, Green Bay.

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. June 4, Ss. Peter & 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.


Animal Stories for Preschoolers, 10 a.m. June 5, Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, Green Bay, (920)391-3671 to register.

Red Cross Babysitting Course, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 16-17, St. Bernard, Green Bay, register at parish office.


All Saints Gospel Choir, 6:30-8 p.m. June 3, St. Mary, Appleton

Mark Forrest Concert, 6:30-8:30 p.m. June 3, St. Paul, Combined Locks.

Dance for the Spirit Inter-tribal Pow-wow, June 9-11, Waupaca County Fairgrounds, Weyauwega.

Forever Plaid, 8:15 p.m. June 15, 2 p.m. June 18 & 25, 7:30 p.m. June 16-17, 20-24, 27-30, St. Norbert College, De Pere, call (920)403-3950 or (800) SNC-BOXX.

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.); 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Community Service Center, Green Bay; 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 daily at 8 p.m. (920)231-2378.

Parish Picnics/Festivals

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Tisch Mills, 8:30 p.m.-12 a.m. May 27, 11:30 a.m. May 28.

St. Michael, Keshena, June 3.

St. Francis Xavier, De Pere, Fish Boil 5-7 p.m. June 3; 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. June 4.

St. Jude, Green Bay, June 3-4.

St. Denis, Shiocton, 11:30 a.m. June 4, Shiocton Lake Park.

St. Matthew, Green Bay, 11:30-3:30 p.m. June 4.

Card Parties

May 28: 7 p.m., St. Denis, Shiocton; 7:30 p.m., Holy Cross, Lena.


Fish Fry, 2-7 p.m. May 26, Felician Village, Manitowoc.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4:30-7 p.m. June 1, St. Paul, Combined Locks.

Summer Smorgasbord, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 8, St. John the Baptist, Seymour.


Family Rummage Sale & Ice Cream Social, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. May 27, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. May 28, St. Mary, Omro

Bake Sales, after all Masses May 27-28, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Green Bay, and St. Francis and St. Mary, Brussels.

American Legion Poppy Sale, before 7:30 p.m. Mass May 27, St. Joseph, Champion.

Rummage Sale, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. June 2-4, St. Philip the Apostle, Green Bay.


Memorial Day Services, 8:10 a.m. May 28, St. Francis Cemetery, Namur; 8:20 a.m. May 28, St. Mary Cemetery, Brussels.

Simplicity Workshop-Fun Day for Women, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 13, presented by LaVon Rader, call (920)434-1133.

Special Groups

Single-Again Support Group, 7 p.m. June 5, St. Elizabeth Seton, Green Bay. Information: Joyce (920)498-8904.

Bereavement Support Group for Adults, 7 p.m. June 5, St. Raphael, Oshkosh. No registration required.

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

Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group, 7 p.m. June 6, Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, Reed Avenue, Manitowoc.

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

Grief Support Group, 7 p.m. June 7, St. Nicholas Hospital, Sheboygan. Information: Oncology, (920)459-8300.

Alcoholism and Chemical Dependency, Mental Health Topic, 7 p.m. June 8, CASI Programs, 217 Badger, Appleton. Information: (920)749-2380.

Cancer Support Group, 10 a.m. June 8, St. Mary's Hospital, 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.


National Cancer Survivor's Day, 12 p.m. June 4, Knights of Columbus Hall, Manitowoc, social, potluck dinner, entertainment, door prizes.

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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