picnicOWENSBORO, Ky. (8/25/14) — The 44th annual Mount Saint Joseph barbecue picnic takes place Sunday, Sept. 14 at the Motherhouse of the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, Maple Mount (located 12 miles west of Owensboro on Hwy. 56).

Booths open at 10:30 a.m. Award-winning barbecue chicken, mutton and pork is served from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The barbecue is served with side items. Barbecue sandwiches, burgoo and other foods such as nachos and funnel cakes are also available.

For the first time ever, a radio station will be doing a live remote from the picnic. WBIO (94.7 FM) will set up a two-hour remote with disc jockey Steve Horn.

Grand raffle tickets will be sold in packets of 4 for $20, or $5 each. Grand raffle prizes are $10,000, a two-year lease on a Toyota Corolla from Don Moore Toyota, $1,000, a handmade quilt, $500, $250 and $100. Raffle drawings take place at 3 p.m.

The silent auction will offer a wide variety of nice items. The popular yard sale and holiday decor booths will be back. Other booths will feature one-of-a-kind handmade crafts made by the Ursuline Sisters and friends, a cake wheel, ice cream, bingo, pull tabs, fruit, plants and more. Children can enjoy an inflatable obstacle course, face painting, adopting a (stuffed) pet and games such as Froggie.

All picnic proceeds benefit the retired Ursuline Sisters.

To order raffle tickets or for more information, call (270) 229-4103 ext. 284 or ext. 448. To volunteer at the picnic, call (270) 229-2006. To find out more about the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph and the picnic, visit www.ursulinesmsj.org

SurfKY News
Information provided by Jennifer Kaminski

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Southside Elementary Wins $30,000 in National Playground Equipment Contest

NORTONVILLE, Ky. (5/28/15) — Southside Elementary School staff and students were on “Cloud 9” after the school was… Read More

Hopkins Fiscal Court Public Safety Committee Meeting Cancelled

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/27/15) — The Hopkins Fiscal Court Public Safety Committee special called meeting for Friday, May… Read More
1 DOW 18,126.12
-36.87 (-0.20%)    
2 S&P 2,120.79
-2.69 (-0.13%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,097.98
-8.62 (-0.17%)    

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 7858

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 7822

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 6494

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3701

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 28, 2015 3631

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10954

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 7858

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 27, 2015 6494

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 3631

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 3385

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 2556

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 27, 2015

by Crime Stoppers
May 27, 2015 1094

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – May 27,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
May 27, 2015 1091

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1020

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 1014

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 937

Livingston Street, Hanson Rezoning Request…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 736

Teens Injured When Vehicle Crashes into Tree

by SurfKY News