Catholic Conference, Masses, Picnic, and Gathering in Long Prairie, Minnesota the weekend of June 3 – 5, 2016.

Pic Seminarians

  Catholic Conference, Masses, Picnic, and Gathering in Long Prairie, Minnesota the weekend of June 3 – 5, 2016.

All are invited. Bring as many guests as you like. Newcomers welcome.

Contact to register to attend.


1) Do you need accommodations (see below)?

2) What item (#1-#10 at bottom of this e-mail) you are able to bring (if any).

3) How many adults and how many children are coming and for what days?


What: Masses; All Night Adoration; Conferences; Events; Games

When: Friday, June 3rd, 6:30 PM until Sunday, June 5th in the afternoon

Where: 22487 170th Street, Long Prairie, Minnesota 56347


Friday, June 3, 2016 – Feast of the Sacred Heart — First Friday – Long Prairie, MN

6:30 AM – Confession

7:00 PM – Low Mass followed by All Night Adoration

Saturday, June 4, 2016 – First Saturday – Long Prairie, MN

7:30 AM – Confession

8:00 AM – Close of All Night Adoration followed by Low Mass

8:45 Breakfast

9:30 Adult Conference / Children’s Catechism


11:30 Adult Conference / Children’s Catechism

12:15 Divine Office

1:00 Lunch

2:00 – 5:00 Soccer, Volleyball, Games, Activities, Events

5:00 PM Conference

6:00 PM Rosary

6:30 PM Dinner

7:30 PM – to whenever – Bonfire, Conversations, Games

Sunday, June 5, 2016 – Long Prairie, MN

8:30 AM Confession

9:30 AM – High Mass

11:30 AM (following Mass) — Church Picnic, Lunch, Games, Activities, Soccer, Volleyball

Approx. 5:00 Fr. Pfeiffer, Fr. Hewko, seminarians leave for Twin Cities

Monday, June 6, 2016 – Twin Cities

9:00 AM Mass – Buschmann house (11782 Valley Creek Road, Woodbury, MN 55129)

10:00 AM Potluck Breakfast

Accommodations (Long Prairie): 3 hotels in Sauk Centre; possible sleeping arrangements for some families in Long Prairie with local families (include in your RSVP if you want this); could set up tents at Mrs. (Grandma) Wiener but limited shower facilities (there will be running water (hoses) available and portable toilets).

The families in Long Prairie will provide meat, buns, salads, condiments, and other perishable items for the meals.

We ask that each family (from all locations) bring 1 dessert to share as well as for those traveling from Green Bay; Twin Cities; Blackduck, St. Mary’s to bring one of the non-perishable items below (please RSVP with what you are bringing) (if able):

500 Heavy Paper Plates and 200 Heavy Paper Bowls

Cups – 700+

Plastic Silverware – 500 Forks / 300 spoons / 200 knives

Chips – 30 bags (3 families 10 bags each)

Beverages – 4 large (gallon? Size mixes (lemonade, etc.) to mix in 5 gallon containers)

Baked Beans – 6 of one gallon size (2 for each meal) (2 families 3 cans each)

Sound system for sermons / conferences — does anyone have one?

Due to prior commitments and engagements Jack, the Seminary Chief-In-Charge Donkey of Seminary Critters is unable to attend.