Senior Ministry Events

Here's the schedule for upcoming events sponsored by the Senior Ministry at St. Helena's.  For information about any of these events, or for additional information about the Senior Ministry, contact Pat Krueger, Director of Senior Ministries, at

Tuesdays 3:00 P.M. Ukulele Group YES, it's true! St. Helena's Seniors have started a UKULELE group. We meet most Tuesdays in the choir room to learn and practice. So dust off that ukulele that you used to play in college and join us. It's fun fellowship and keeps all those brain connections going! (No meeting on May 16.)

Wednesdays 11:00 A.M. Prayer Shawl Instruction April 19th and May 3rd. Make someone's life a little brighter by learning how to make a comforting Prayer Shawl that you can give to a friend. Join us for a fun learning opportunity and fellowship in Room One (near the Parish Hall) - seniors and friends welcome! Please sign up on the Parish Hall bulletin board.

Thu. 4/20/2017 11:30 A.M. Luncheon The Mayor of Boerne, Mike Schultz, will speak at a luncheon at Peggy's on the Green (Kendall Inn). Mayor Schultz will address the Senior Fellowship first, while we enjoy beverages, then we will have a delicious lunch together! Please sign up on the bulletin board near the Parish Hall to reserve your place.

Fri. 4/21/2017 5:00 P.M. Genealogy Open House with Dr. Michael Lacopo at the Family History Place. "Meet and Greet" the speaker, enjoy free hors d'oeuvres, and browse their reference materials. Then...

Sat. 4/22/2017 9:00 A.M. Genealogy Seminar Seminar doors open at 8:15 (breakfast, lunch, and snack provided). IMPORTANT: You must complete a registration form to attend the seminar. Cost is $60. See the bulletin board near the Parish Hall for more information, or contact Brooks Boye at

Thu. 5/18/2017 6:00 P.M. Pizza and Bingo The Senior Fellowship is sponsoring a PIZZA and FAMILY BINGO NIGHT to help fund the St. Helena's Youth Mission Trip. We are partnering with Dawn McLendon, Family and Youth Director, to create a fun time for all ages to come and play together. Dawn will be getting the details out to everyone. So save the date and let's get together for an amazing cause!

Tue. 5/23/2017 10:00 A.M. Texas Wine The History of Texas Wine Making will be presented by Penny Adams from Wedding Oak Winery - Texas' first female Winemaker and Viticulturist. She will discuss the history of the Texas wine industry and you will be lead through a brief wine tasting session. This is another free Talk for Seniors offered by OASIS. The class will be held in the Grand Room at Menger Springs - contact Pat for directions, if needed.

Thu. 5/25/2017 11:30 A.M. Aging and Spirituality Join the Senior Fellowship for a Salad Luncheon in the Parish Hall. Our guest speaker will be Dennis Smith, Senior Chaplain with Morningside Ministries. A gifted speaker and musician, Chaplain Dennis will be speaking on the subject of Aging and Spirituality. Please sign up on the bulletin board near the Parish Hall if you plan to attend.