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May 25, 2001 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; Marian Devotions, 5:30 p.m., St. Pius X, Appleton; 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: Widows of Prayer, 1 p.m., St. Pius X, Appleton; 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.


May Crowning Prayer Service, 2 p.m. May 25, St. Mary, Menasha.

Thursday Night Live, praise & worship night for high school students, 7-9 p.m. May 31 & June 7, St. Peter, Oshkosh.

24-hour Adoration begins with 7 a.m. Mass; with Holy Hour of Peace at 7 p.m. May 31, St. Joseph, Sturgeon Bay

Eucharist Adoration, beginning with 8 a.m. Mass and ending at 5 p.m. June 1, St. Joseph, Green Bay, for the intention of vocations.

Adoration, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Benediction 3 p.m. June 1, St. John, Menasha.

Blue Army of Our Lady of Fatima, 1:30 p.m. June 2, St. John, Menasha

Adoration from 3-6:30 p.m., concluding with 6:30 p.m. Mass June 4, Holy Name of Mary, Maplewood

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

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. Sundays; 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 22-39, 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.

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

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

Area 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.

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

Anointing Mass, 11 a.m. May 26, St. Jude, Green Bay.

Interpreted Mass for the Deaf/HH, 9 a.m. May 27, St. John Nepomucene, Little Chute; 9:30 a.m. Sundays, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Green Bay.

Charismatic Healing Mass, 7 p.m. May 29, St. Mary's Home for the Aged, Manitowoc.

Marion Devotions and Mass, 6:30 p.m. May 31, St. Ann, St. Anna.

Charismatic Pentecost Mass, 4 p.m. June 2, St. Joseph Chapel, Diocesan Campus, Green Bay.

School Closing Mass & Farewell Dinner, 12 p.m. June 3, Holy Trinity, Oconto.

Hmong Mass, 1 p.m. June 3, 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 3, 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 and 6:30 p.m. Sundays, St. Willebrord, Green Bay; 1 p.m. Sundays, St. Joseph, Wautoma.

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 Masses, 6 p.m. Mondays, St. John, Oshkosh; 7 p.m. Tuesdays, St. Agnes, Green Bay; 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Ss. Peter & Paul, Green Bay.


Poetry Night, 6 p.m. May 30 Neville Public Museum, Green Bay.

Ballroom Dance Classes, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Thursdays May 31-July 5, Brown County Senior Center, Green Bay, call (920)448-4314 for information.

"The New Required Minimum Distribution Rules; Who Says Tax Deferral Stops at Death?" informational seminar, 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. June 12, Brown County Senior Center, Green Bay, call (920)448-4314 for reservations.


Hawaiian Luau, dance for 6-8th grade students, 6:30-9:30 p.m. June 1, Notre Dame Middle School, De Pere.

Footloose & Over 30 Singles Dance, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. June 1, Swan Club, De Pere.

AARP Ice Cream Social, 2-3:30 p.m. June 5, Brown County Senior Center, 300 S. Adams St., Green Bay.

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

Bingo - 6:15 p.m. Early Birds, 7 p.m. Regular Bingo, 1st & 3rd Mondays of the month, Nativity, Green Bay; 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. Fridays and Saturdays 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

Fish Boil, 4:30-7:30 p.m. June 2, 11 a.m. June 3, St. Francis Xavier, De Pere;

7:30-10:30 p.m. June 1, 11 a.m.-10:45 p.m. June 2 (Fish Boil 4:30-8 p.m.), 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 3 (Chicken Dinner 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.), St. Pius X, Appleton;

June 1-3, St. Vincent, Oshkosh;

5-10 p.m. June 2, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. June 3, St. Jude, Green Bay;

9:30 a.m. June 3, Holy Trinity, Denmark;

11 a.m.-3 p.m. June 3, St. John the Evangelist, Green Bay;

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


Knights of Columbus Breakfast, 7 a.m.-12 p.m. May 27, St. Joseph, Wautoma

Ice Cream Social, 4-8 p.m. June 6, St. Mary, Black Creek


Bake Sales, May 26-27, St. Mark, Redgranite; after Masses May 26-27, St. Francis & St. Mary, Brussels.

Rummage Sales, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. May 26, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. May 27, St. Mary, Omro; 8 a.m.-3 p.m. June 1-3, St. Philip, Green Bay.

Car Wash, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. May 26, St. Michael, Keshena.

Golf Outing, Dinner, Silent Auction, Raffles, 3 p.m. June 1, Autumn Ridge Golf Club, to benefit St. Gregory Parish, St. Nazianz, call (920)773-2511 for information.

Family Fishing Tournament, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 2, Voyageur Park, De Pere, sponsored by Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School, De Pere, call (920)336-6719 for information.

Special Groups

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Support Group, 7 p.m. May 28, Bellin Psychiatric Center, 301 St. Joseph St., Green Bay.

Prostate Cancer Support Group, 6:30 p.m. May 28, Helen Fowler Conference Center, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Appleton. Call (920)738-2900.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Support Group, for affected children and adults, 7 p.m. May 28, Bosco Hall, 1825 Riverside Dr., Green Bay.

Diabetes Education & Support Group, 9 a.m. June 2, St. Mary's Hospital, Green Bay. Information: (920)498-4568.

Single-Again Support Group, 7 p.m. June 4, St. Elizabeth Seton, Green Bay. Information: Joyce (920)498-8904.

Bereavement Support Group for Adults, 7 p.m. June 4, St. Raphael, Oshkosh. No registration required.

Women with Disabilities Support Group, 6:30 p.m. June 5, Curative Rehabilitation Center, Green Bay. Information (920)468-1161.

Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group, 7 p.m. June 5, Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, Reed Avenue, Manitowoc.

Caregivers Support Group, noon June 5, Thompson Community Center, 829 W. College Ave., Appleton.

Support Meeting for Anorexics, Bulimics, Families and Friends, 7 p.m. June 6, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, next to Appleton East High School.

Grief Support Group, 7 p.m. June 6 St. Nicholas Hospital, Sheboygan. Information: Oncology, (920)459-8300.

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

Cancer Support Group, 10 a.m. June 7, 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, Catholic Central School, Appleton. (920)734-2194.

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.


Blood Drive, 2-6 p.m. May 29, Our Lady of Lourdes, De Pere.

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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