Fall Harvest Blessing
All are invited to the Diocesan Fall Harvest Blessing of the Farm, which will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at 1:00pm at the Jansen Dairy Farm. Those attending are invited to bring harvest grain, fruit, and vegetables in marked containers. Animals and farm machinery to be blessed are also welcome!
The Jansen Dairy Farm is located at 5500 Fall Road; Damiansville, Illinois 62215.
FROM NEW BADEN: Go South of New Baden on US Hwy-160 approximately 3 miles and turn left (East) onto Airport Road; go approximately 3 miles; turn left (North) onto County Road 400 E.; go another 1/2 mile; turn right on lane that will lead you to the house and farm.
FROM ALBERS: Go South of Albers on Albers Road approximately 3-½ miles and after crossing I-64 interchange curve right (West) onto Airport Road for 1-½ miles; turn right (North) onto County Road 400 E.; go another 1/2 mile; turn right down lane leading to house and farm.
There will be "Farm Blessing" signs to guide you.
Those attending are invited to bring harvested grain, fruit and vegetables and garden produce in marked containers along with animals and farm machinery to be blessed. You are encourage to bring non-perishable food items to be donated to the local food pantry. Please join us for food and fellowship following the Blessing!