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2003 Summer Social
Thursday, June 29, 2006
The crowd was large and the weather nearly perfect for the 2006 Parish Picnic on Sunday, June 25. Approximately 1065 suppers were served using a new buffet line method. The 2006 event earned a net income of $19,034. This compares to $19,095 in 2005; $21,421 in 2004 and $18,155 in 2003. Thanks to all those who supported the parish picnic, and parishioners who provided food and worked at the event.
The total proceeds from the auction were $4760. The prices and purchases of the quilts are shown below.
1. Monterrey Medallion: $675, purchased by Mike and Linda Schmitz
2. Scrapaholic: $400, purchased by Roger and Christina Stallbaumer
3. Circle of Hearts: $450, purchase by Todd and Misty Blume
4. Bear Claws Around the Cabin: $450, purchased by Ambrose and MaryAnn Schmitz
Among other items sold included:
- Oak book case by Nordhus Woodworking: $325, purchased by Donna Nordhus
- Child’s motor bike by Gene’s Welding: $300 by Gerard Hasenkamp
Thanks again to the many businesses that donated auction items or towards bingo prizes.
Here’s a last look at the quilts for 2006:
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Hinners Pipe Organ Installed in 1916
A Lightning Strike -- And the St. Benedict Light & Power Company
The Nemaha County Federation of Catholic Societies Tours St. Mary’s Church
George Satory Paints Interior in 1901
Statutes of St. Boniface and St. Patrick represent the German and Irish make-up of the parish.
Nomination Application to National Register Describes St. Mary’s Church . . .
Satory Embelishes St. Mary's Church With Symbolic Art . . .
Our Parish Tidbits ... A Festive Dedication Celebration, Nov. 14, 1894
Our Parish Tidbits -- Finishing the Construction . . .
Building of the Fourth Church
Our Parish Tidbits . . .
The People of the Parish
Heritage Trust Grant helps restore windows, masonry
Maintenance of the church
Restoration of the Interior: September 1979 - January 1983
St. Mary's Church, a repository of art
Furnishing the church
Dedication and consecration of the Church
Building a house of worship...
Founding of the Parish
Cemetery Improvement Project
Anniversary Books, Video Tour, Genealogy
Purchase Professional Photographs