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IHSI Annual Chapel in the Meadow, Mass and Picnic
September 12 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pmFree
Italian POW Chapel in the Meadow at Camp Atterbury
Join the IHSI for our Annual Celebration of Mass & Picnic
10:30 a.m. Presentation of Colors Ceremony and Mass
The Picnic will follow at the Camp Atterbury Welcome Center & Museum on Old Hospital Road. Bocce and games are planned.
Members are asked to bring a side dish or dessert to share.
A main pasta dish will be provided by Iaria’s, as well as water, plates, napkins, & cutlery by the Society.
Mario Vian will chair the event. The mass at the chapel is always a poignant and solemn occasion followed by good camaraderie and good food. We hope you will make the drive to the Chapel and participate in this IHSI event, which has such a historic significance. This will be an opportunity to see the chapel, part of the existing camp and the camp museum, all significant aspects of our state and national history.
Access to the Italian Chapel is: 65 South to the Edinburgh/Flatrock exit, and continue west on Indiana 252 through Edinburgh.
Cross 31 and the road is called Old Hospital Rd., continue through to Camp Atterbury, passing the Atterbury Rock.
Continuing west and following the signs to POW Chapel, you will turn right (north) on Stone Arch Road. A sign will be there that reads “EVENT” and leads to the Chapel Parking lot.