A Word at Mid-Week

Wednesday, May 10th, 2023
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It’s a party!

Join us for the coffee hour following the 10:00
service on June 4, as we celebrate Donna and Hal Olsen’s one-and-only 60th wedding anniversary. Fun decorations, some really good cake and a surprise gift for everyone in attendance.
Concerts on the Canal

The Beatless - June 1 at 6pm

The Kruse Family Stardust Terrace at the History Center is the place to be on Thursday nights in downtown Indianapolis.

The 2023 Concerts on the Canal series features a spectacular lineup of entertainers including Jennie DeVoe, The Cool City Band, The Bishops, and Groove Essential.

Free Admission Thursdays
The History Center is free on Thursdays during concert season and is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

You may reserve a table on the Terrace or bring your own chair or blanket and sit on the grassy areas along the Central Canal, if available. Please visit this link to see details or purchase tickets for this fun event!
Irvington Community Advocacy Network News

ICAN assisted 63 clients at the agency in April.

The ICAN Food Pantry served over 300 households in Q1.

Thank you for your continued support!

Please click this link to see the latest newsletter and to see updates from both the agency and the Food Pantry.
Register for Pride Parade and Festival June 10

The Indy Pride Festival is set for Saturday, June 10. 

Schedule of events:
  • 9 a.m. Prayer Service at Chatham Commons Park
  • 10 a.m. Parade
  • 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Diocesan Booth 

Volunteers are needed to march in the parade, staff the diocesan booth at the festival, or both. Registration is required to march in the parade or volunteer for a booth shift.

Participation in the parade is free of charge. Tickets are required for the festival but are not on sale yet. Volunteers who sign up for a one-hour shift at the IndyDio booth at the festival will receive a free ticket.

Participants are encouraged to increase our visibility by wearing their IndyDio Pride t-shirts. We have new shirts (including youth sizes!) or shirts from last year available to order for home delivery. The order deadline is May 16 so they can arrive in time to wear for the Indy Pride Parade.

Please contact Brendan O'Sullivan-Hale with questions.
Women's Retreat at Waycross

June 17- 20 or June 20-24

Registration is open for the Women's Retreat at Waycross, June 17-20 or June 20-24, with the theme: "Let's Go Down to the River to Pray." This session is designed to encourage spiritual reflection and conversation among participants and are enhanced by the opportunity to participate in a variety of group and camp activities.

To register for the Women's Retreat, for more information about the upcoming Men's Retreat (May 5-7), or for other offerings from Waycross, please click here.
St. Matthew's Episcopal Church