Events Calendar

Davenport — The Sisters of Humility invite the general public to pray with them at 11:40 a.m. Wednesdays during a special Mass for peace. It will be celebrated in the Magnificat Chapel at the Humility of Mary Center, 820 W. Central Park Ave.
Davenport — Sacred Heart Parish is hosting a Healing Mass, Aug. 22. Confessions start at 6 p.m., praise music at 6:30 p.m., Mass at 7:10 p.m.
Rock Island, Ill. — The Family of Mary has a priest, seminarian, and three Sisters in a summer mission at the Rock Island parishes of Sacred Heart and St. Mary. On Aug. 16, Sacred Heart will offer a Day of Prayer in Honor of the Lady of All Nations. The program will begin at 9 a.m. The day will include Mass, a presentation, eucharistic adoration, the rosary, and a solemn consecration to Our Lady.
Rock Island, Ill. — The Saint John XXIII fraternity of the Secular Franciscans meets at 2 p.m. the first Sunday of each month at Trinity Hospital, 2701 17th St. For more information, call Kent Ferris in Mus-catine at (563) 299-6107.
Iowa City — Young Adult Catholics (Y.A.C) meets the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month from 7:30-9 p.m. at St. Patrick Church in the Zaga Room downstairs.
Davenport — The annual St. Alphonsus retreat will take place Sept. 15 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church. The theme is “A God of Renewal and Passion for His Church,” and will feature presenters Father Bob Miller and Dr. Mark Nemo. The cost of the retreat is $10, and includes a light lunch and beverages. Registration and fee can be sent to St. Alphonsus Church, 2618 Boies Avenue, Davenport, IA 52802 or call Laura Patton at (563) 940-1873.
Wheatland — Our Lady of the Prairie is hosting a forgiveness program with Father Bill Kneemiller Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. – noon. Cost is $8, and includes lunch.
Davenport — The Father Ken Martin Golf Outing will take place Aug. 27 at 12:30 p.m. at Emeis Golf Course. Dinner to follow at 5:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall. Regis­tration leaflets will be included in upcoming Davenport and Betten­dorf Catholic parish bulletins. For information people can call Jim or Diane Tiedje at (563) 391-2820.
Davenport — Ass­um­p­tion High School is hosting a Century Club membership and steak fry Aug. 23 in the Assumption courtyard. Cocktails begin at 6 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. The event is free to all Century Club members. Yearly membership for Century Club members is $100, or $200 for gold membership. Those interested in becoming Century Club members may contact Bill Bush at (563) 349-1241 or Goose Lake —Assumption & St. Patrick’s parish in Charlotte is hosting a beef & pork dinner with all the trimmings, including beverage and dessert on Aug. 10 from 3-7p.m. The event will be held at the Millennium Ballroom in Goose Lake, Iowa. Carry-outs are available. Cost is $10/ adults, $5.50/4-12 years and free for children under 4. Tickets available at the door the day of the event. There will also be a gift basket silent auction, children’s games, bingo and a country store.
Pella — Kenyan-native Father Charles Gituma and more than 20 Catholics from throughout the Diocese of Davenport will be going on a mission trip to Kenya in 2015. Two fundraisers will be taking place next month at St. Mary Church. A spaghetti supper will be served Aug. 1 from 5:30-7 p.m. Cost is $10 per person. A mother-daughter tea will take place Aug. 9 from 1-3 p.m. Petit fours and refreshments will be served. Tickets are $20 per duo, and $5 for additional guests; guests need not be related. IlaMae Hanisch will give a presentation. All in attendance are encouraged to wear hats.
Riverside — St. Mary Church is having a garage sale and farmers market Aug. 8-9 at the church’s education center. Funds will benefit the church’s Edu­cation Center Building Fund. For information call (319) 648-2331.

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