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October 5, 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.


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

Adoration, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Benediction 3 p.m. Oct. 5, St. John, Menasha.

Blue Army of Our Lady of Fatima, 1:30 p.m. Oct. 6, St. John, Menasha.

Living Rosary, 7 p.m. Oct. 7, St. Mary, Chilton.

Candlelight Rosary Procession, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 8, Chapel at Robinsonville.

Thursday Night Live, praise and worship night for high school students, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 11, St. Peter, Oshkosh.

The Stewardship Way of Life, 7:15 p.m. Oct. 11, Holy Redeemer, Two Rivers, Bp. Robert Morneau, presenter.

Day of Reflection, 9 a.m.-3:15 p.m. Oct. 18, Sacred Heart, Manitowoc, call (920)682-7728 to register.

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

Masses of Anointing & Healing, 11 a.m. Oct. 5, St. Mary, Chilton; 10 a.m. Oct. 6, St. John the Evangelist, Green Bay; 4:45 p.m. Oct. 6, 8:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Oct. 7, St. Patrick, Menasha; 12 p.m. Oct. 7, St. John the Baptist, Howard.

Hmong Mass, 1 p.m. Oct. 7, St. Jude, Green Bay.

Live Sunday Radio Masses: 9:30 a.m., St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, on WJOK (1050 AM); 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., 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.

Interpreted Mass for the Deaf/HH, 4:15 Saturdays, 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 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.


Safety Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 6, VFW Park, Freedom.

Discussion on Stem Cell Research, 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 10, Nativity, Green Bay.

Fall Educational Seminar to include "Medicare, Prescription Drugs and You", "Fraud Against the Elderly" and "Aging and Your Eyes", 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 19, St. Mary's Hospital Medical Center, Green Bay, call (920)498-4387 for information.


Footloose & Over 30 Singles Dance, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Oct. 5, Stadium View, Green Bay.

Senior Citizen Homecoming, 1-3 p.m. Oct. 7, Xavier High School, Appleton.

Halloween Event, 6 p.m. Oct. 20, Bay Beach Wild Life Sanctuary, Green Bay, call (920)391-3671 to register.

Dudley Birder Chorale All Saints Day Concert, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere, call (920)403-3950 for tickets.

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

Fall Festivals
• 5 p.m. Oct. 6, Gill's in Whitelaw, sponsored by Holy Family, Reedsville;
• 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 7, Catholic Central School, Appleton, sponsored by St. Joseph Parish

Card Parties

7:30 p.m. Oct. 7, Ss. Francis & Wenceslaus, Klondike Site.


Chili Dinner, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 6, Holy Cross, Lena.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 6, Holy Martyrs, Green Bay.

Carryout Booyah, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Oct. 7, St. Agnes, Green Bay.

Porkie/Pancake Breakfast, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Oct. 7, Holy Trinity, Casco.

Carryout Booyah/Bake Sale, after 8, 9:15 & 10:30 a.m. Masses Oct. 7, Holy Trinity, Pine Grove.

Harvest Breakfast, 9-11 a.m. Oct. 7, St. Mary, Greenleaf.

Sunday Brunch, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 7, St. John-Sacred Heart, Sherwood.

Chicken Dinner, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 7, St. Aloysius, Kaukauna.

Spanfarkel, 11 a.m. Oct. 7, St. John, Gillett.

All You Can Eat Barbeque Supper, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 10, Ss. Peter & Paul, Kiel.

Beef Stew Dinner, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 10, St. Mary, Luxemburg.

Seniors' Apple Fest, 12 p.m. Oct. 16, St. Patrick, Menasha, call (920)725-8381, ext. 101, for reservations.


Rummage Sales, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 4-5, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Oct. 6, St. Augustine, Chilton; 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Oct. 11, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Oct. 12, St. Therese, Appleton.

Fall Festival, 5 p.m.-1 a.m. Oct. 6, Gill's Bar & Grill, Whitelaw, sponsored by Holy Family School, Reedsville/Brillion.

Fall Bazaar, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 7, Corpus Christi, Sturgeon Bay.

Fall Festival, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 7, Catholic Central School, Appleton, sponsored by St. Joseph, Appleton.

"Every Girl's a Princess," Harbor House fundraiser ideal for girls 3 to 10 years, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 27, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 28, Aid Association for Lutherans, Appleton, call (920)731-4696 to register


Orchid Festival, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 6, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 7, Appleton Memorial Park Arboretum & Gardens, 1313 Witzke Blvd., Appleton.

Bus Trip to Gurnee Mills, Nov. 10, sponsored by St. Louis, Dyckesville, call (920)845-2052 for information.

Special Groups

Children of Divorce Group, 5-7 p.m. Tuesdays for six weeks starting Oct. 23, Utech Counseling & Consulting, De Pere, call (920)336-0493 for information.

Diabetes Education & Support Group, 9 a.m. Oct. 6, St. Mary's Hospital, Green Bay. Information: (920)498-4568.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Support Group, 7 p.m. Oct. 8, Bellin Psychiatric Center, 301 St. Joseph St., Green Bay.

Support Meeting for Anorexics, Bulimics, Families and Friends, 7 p.m. Oct. 10, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, next to Appleton East High School.

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

Alcoholism and Chemical Dependency, Mental Health Topic, 7 p.m.Oct. 11, CASI Programs, 217 Badger, Appleton. Information: (920)749-2380.

Cancer Patients and Families Support Group, 7 p.m. Oct. 11, St. Mary's Hospital, Green Bay.

Starting Over Support Group for recently separated and divorced, 7 p.m. Oct. 11, 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, 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.

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


Immunization Clinic, by appointment only Oct. 8, UW-Extension, 1150 Bellevue, Green Bay, (920)448-6402.

Power of Attorney for Health Care Seminar, 1 p.m. Oct. 9, St. Mary's Hospital, Green Bay.

Immunization Clinic, by appointment only Oct. 11, Brown County Health Dept. 610 S. Broadway, Green Bay.

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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