SAU CFDD
Feb 042009
 

LITURGY/PRAYER

Bettendorf — The Blessed Trinity Prayer Group will meet Feb. 9 from 7-8:30 p.m. at St. John Vianney Church. People are invited to attend for prayer, praise, teaching and faith witness.

Clinton — A vigil to observe the one-year anniversary of the disappearance of Ben Roseland is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 8.  It will be held at the Eagle Club, 222½ South Second St. from 4-6 p.m. Family and friends are welcome.

Clinton — A Spanish Mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church at 3 p.m. Feb. 8. Confessions will begin at 2:30 p.m.

MEETINGS

Clinton — Prince of Peace Parish will hold an informational meeting on a planned June pilgrimage to its sister parish in Peru. The meeting will take place at 2 p.m. Feb. 8 in St. Boniface Hall. For more information, call Mary Jo Dopson at (563) 242-1025.

Iowa City — Connections, a Catholic youth group, will meet Saturday, Feb. 7, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at St. Mary Church. Dr. Christine Whelan will discuss sex, dating and Catholicism. Dinner will be served. RSVP to David Sharp at sharp.david@

mchsi.com.

Wilton — St. Mary Parish is hosting a 13-week, Scripture-based  bereavement program, GriefShare, on Sundays from 6:30-8 p.m. through April 5. All are welcome to each session, no pre-registration needed. A workbook will cost $15, but no one will be turned away for inability to pay. Sessions include video and discussion. For more information, call Father Jim Vrba at (563) 732-2271.

RETREATS

Davenport — A weekend retreat for all married couples in the Davenport Diocese will take place Feb. 13-15 at Our Lady of Victory Parish. Couples will have opportunities to talk privately and enjoy five home-cooked meals. For a brochure, contact Doug and Kyle Rick at kadrick3@

gmail.com, or call (563) 391-3794.

Washington — Women of the Diocese of Davenport are invited to the Davenport Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (DCCW) open board meeting Thursday, Feb. 12, at Pizza Ranch. Registration is from 9:30-10 a.m., and the meeting concludes at 2 p.m. For more information, call Catherine Hurley at (319) 337-3850.

SOCIALS

Clinton — Prince of Peace Boy Scouts Troop 1 will hold a pancake breakfast Feb. 8 from 8 a.m. to noon in St. Boniface Hall. Pancakes, eggs, sausage, applesauce, coffee, juice and milk will be served. Proceeds will go toward sending the troop to Yellowstone National Park.

Davenport — A Theology on Tap event for young adults will take place at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at Phil & Larry’s Saloon. Maggie Schoonmaker will present “Sacred Sex and the City.” For more information, call Susan Cleveland at (563) 650-3283.

Davenport — A fundraising dinner will take place at Our Lady of Victory Parish Center from 4-7 p.m. Feb. 7. Chili, crackers, baked goods and beverages will be served. Freewill donations will go toward sending youths and adults to the National Catholic Youth Conference in November.

Davenport — A taco dinner will be served at the All Saints Catholic School café from 5-8 p.m. Feb. 7. Menu includes all-you-can-eat tacos, dessert and beverage. Scenes from the upcoming school musical, “Oklahoma Jr.,” will be performed at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets will be for sale at the door. Cost is $10 for those ages 10 and older and free for those 9 and younger. Proceeds will go toward production costs.

Iowa City — Regina Boy Scout Troop No. 218 will hold its annual chili dinner Feb. 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Wenceslaus Church. Menu includes traditional, vegetarian, white or spicy chili, dessert and beverage. Carryouts are available. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger.

Ottumwa — St. Mary of the Visitation’s spaghetti dinner will be served in the parish hall Feb. 15 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 4:30-6 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-10 and free for children 3 and younger.  Carryouts are available. For more information call (641) 683-1537 or (641) 682-4559.

Mechanicsville — St. Mary Parish’s annual soup supper will take place from 4-6:30 p.m. Feb. 8 in the parish hall. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 5-12 and free for children 4 and younger.

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