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Indiana Artisan Marketplace @ Exposition Hall at the Indiana State Fairgrounds
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Indiana Artisan Marketplace @ Exposition Hall at the Indiana State Fairgrounds | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States

Only once a year, the state’s highest-quality Artisans come together — at the Indiana Artisan Marketplace.  Talk with artisans at the top of their craft, recognized by the state for their exceptional art and food.  Taste their wines and foods, see what makes them the best, and take advantage of the opportunity to take home some of their outstanding work made in studios, workshops and kitchens here in the Hoosier State.

Make sure to stop by and see Monastery Baked Goods! We will have several of our baked goods for purchase, including our NEW Prayerful Sweet Pretzel. Grab a bag or two!

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Oblate Meeting
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

There will be two presentations.

Chapter 9, “The Holiness of Labor” Presenters: Oblate Lisa Muller & Sister Jane Will

Chapter 6, “Praying the Divine Office” Presenter: Oblate Stephanie Smith

 

Apr
7
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Indiana Artisan Marketplace @ Exposition Hall at the Indiana State Fairgrounds
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Indiana Artisan Marketplace @ Exposition Hall at the Indiana State Fairgrounds | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States

Only once a year, the state’s highest-quality Artisans come together — at the Indiana Artisan Marketplace.  Talk with artisans at the top of their craft, recognized by the state for their exceptional art and food.  Taste their wines and foods, see what makes them the best, and take advantage of the opportunity to take home some of their outstanding work made in studios, workshops and kitchens here in the Hoosier State.

Make sure to stop by and see Monastery Baked Goods! We will have several of our baked goods for purchase, including our NEW Prayerful Sweet Pretzel. Grab a bag or two!

May
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Oblate Meeting
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presentation: Chapter 12, “Living in the Present Moment”

Presenters: Oblates Linda Selaya & Shirley France

Jun
21
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Directed Retreat @ Benedictine Hospitality Center
Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 28 @ 10:00 am
Directed Retreat @ Benedictine Hospitality Center | Ferdinand | Indiana | United States

The Directed Retreat provides you with an opportunity to focus on your relationship with God, especially your experience of God in prayer and in life’s events.  You will have the opportunity to meet six times with a spiritual director during the week long retreat. Spend the rest of the time reflecting, praying, and enjoying the serene grounds of Monastery Immaculate Conception.

Time:  Registration is at 7:00 p.m. (ET) on Friday, June 21, 2019.  The retreat begins Friday, June 21, at 7:30 p.m. and ends on Friday, June 28, at 10:00 a.m.

Place:  Benedictine Hospitality Center, Monastery Immaculate Conception, Ferdinand, IN 47532

Cost:  $750.00 (includes private room and bath, meals and spiritual direction)

Register Now

Aug
18
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Oblate Picnic
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

All Oblates are invited to attend Mass in the monastery church at 10:30 a.m. We will then gather in St. Gertrude Hall after Mass for our picnic. The Oblates and sisters will share in providing food and drinks.

Sep
21
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Rite of Reception of Candidates
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Rite of Reception of Candidates in St. Gertrude’s Hall will be part of Midday Prayer. During this ceremony, the Inquirers are received as Candidates. The Prioress Officiates.

The presentation will be Chapter 72, “The Good Zeal of Monastics” based on Spirituality for the 21st Century: The Holy Rule of St. Benedict  By Sister Joan Chittister.

Presenter: Sister Betty Drewes

Sep
23
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Dome Golf Classic @ Covered Bridge Golf Club
Sep 23 all-day
Dome Golf Classic @ Covered Bridge Golf Club | Sellersburg | Indiana | United States

Save the date for the 17th annual Dome Golf Classic

with special guest appearance by Fuzzy Zoeller

 

The date has been set for the 17th Annual Dome Golf Classic, and we wanted to make sure you were the first to know.  Join us on Monday, September 23, 2019, at
Fuzzy Zoeller’s Covered Bridge Golf Club in Sellersburg, Indiana.

Nestled on a gently rolling plain at the foot of Southern Indiana’s famous Floyd’s Knobs, each hole as been laid out to emphasize the natural beauty of the landscape and panorama.

This year there will be a special appearance by renowned golfer and friend to the Sisters of St. Benedict, Fuzzy Zoeller!

As a participant and contributor to the Dome Golf Classic, you assist the sisters in their ministries, making a positive difference in the education of children and adults, enrichment of individuals and parish communities, outreach to the most vulnerable, comfort and care for people in health crisis, and so much more.

Online registration coming soon.

For sponsorship information please contact Susan Carpenter at 812-367-1411 ext. 2643 or email scarpenter@thedome.org

Sep
28
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Alumnae Reunion 2019 @ Monastery Immaculate Conception
Sep 28 – Sep 29 all-day
Alumnae Reunion 2019 @ Monastery Immaculate Conception

We are excited to announce the dates of our 2019 Alumnae Reunion Weekend will be September 28-29, 2019.  Registration form coming soon.

If you want to stay at our newly renovated Benedictine Hospitality Center for the alumnae reunion, book now because rooms will go fast! If you are interested in staying with us, please fill out the contact form or e-mail hospitality@thedome.org. You may also call us at 812-367-1411 ext. 7309

Oct
20
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Rite of Oblation
Oct 20 @ 9:45 am – 3:00 pm

The Rite of Oblation will be held at 9:45 a.m. in the Monastery Church during Morning Prayer. Candidates make their promises and become Oblates. The prioress officiates. Sister Anita Louise and Sister Brenda will assist. The Oblates and their families will have dinner after Mass. At 1:00 p.m. will be the presentation on Chapter 58 “The Reception of New Members”.

Presenters: Sister Louise Laroche & Team