Davenport — St. Ambrose University is hosting an open house for prospective students and their families Feb. 16 from 8:45 a.m. to noon in the Rogalski Center. Coaches, professors and staff will be on-hand to answer questions. The morning will also include financial aid information and a campus tour. Optional tours of the Galvin Fine Arts Center or Center for Health Science Education will be available at 11:45 a.m. for those considering careers in the fine arts or health sciences.
Davenport — St. Ambrose University Teacher Education Program is hosting an open house for high school students, parents and academic advisors Feb. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Rogalski Center. Cost is $10 per person, which includes continental breakfast, lunch and snack. Registration required; for more information or to register call (563) 333-6116, email zingertriciaa
@sau.edu or go to www.sau.edu/education.
Burlington – The CAFÉ (Catholic Adult Fellowship Evening) will be closed Feb. 18 for Ash Wednesday.
Davenport — Sacred Heart Cathedral is hosting the following weekly holy hours: prayers for our country Sundays from 8 to 9 p.m.; hour of divine mercy Sundays from 3 to 4 p.m.; praying for priests, seminarians and the Davenport Diocese Thursdays at 8:45 a.m.
Davenport — A healing Mass will take place Feb. 19 at Sacred Heart Cathedral at 7 p.m. Praise music begins at 6 p.m., and the sacrament of reconciliation will be offered at 6 p.m.
Davenport — St. Paul the Apostle Parish is hosting the following: Project Rachel adoration hours the third Thursday of each month from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Circle of Love charismatic prayer group Thursdays at 7 p.m.
Keokuk — All Saints Parish is reciting the rosary Feb. 18 and 25 at 7 p.m.
Bettendorf — St. John Vianney Parish is hosting a GriefShare grief support group from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday afternoons from Feb. 22 to May 24. There will be no meeting Easter Sunday. Persons are welcome to begin attending the group at any point. Each session is “self-contained,” so participants will not have to attend in sequence. However, participants should attend the first three sessions, if possible. For more information or to sign up, call the parish at (563) 332-7910 and ask for Helen or Alicia in health ministry.
Clinton — St. Edward’s Knights of Columbus Council #707 will host Lenten fish fries every Friday from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Boniface Hall. Cost is $9 for adults, $5 for children ages 4 through 12 and free for children under 4 years old. Cost for a shrimp dinner is $10. Carryout available. The Ladies Auxiliary will host a bake sale during the fish fries.
Davenport — St. Alphonsus Parish will host lenten fish fries Fridays from 4 to 7 p.m. from Feb. 20 to March 27. Cost is $9 for adults and $4 for children.
Iowa City — Knights of Columbus Council #842 will host a pre-Lenten fish fry Feb. 13 from 5-7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Family Center. Call (319) 341-9097 for more information.
LeClaire — Knights of Columbus of Our Lady of the River Parish will host a fish fry on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 18, after the 6 p.m. Mass. Free-will offering; suggested donation of $10 for adults.
Lone Tree — Parishes in Lone Tree and Nichols are jointly hosting a pancake breakfast March 1 at the Lone Tree American Legion from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children 6 through 12, and free for children under 5.
Muscatine — Ss. Mary & Mathias Parish is hosting a Jazz and Jambalaya Dinner Feb. 12 at Gannon Hall from 3 to 7 p.m. Dinner includes jambalaya, roast pork sandwiches, and a kids menu of hot dogs and chips. Cost is $7.50 for adults, $3 for kids 6 to 12 years old, and free for ages 5 and under. Raffle items available.
Preston — Ss. Mary & Joseph Parish, Sugar Creek is hosting an omelet and pancake breakfast Feb. 22 at Preston Town Hall from 7 a.m. to noon. Adults pay $7, children 6-12 pay $4, and children under 5 years old eat free. For tickets, call Elaine Burken at (563) 689-3105.
Riverside — St. Mary Parish is hosting a pancake breakfast Feb. 22 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children ages 5 to 10, and children under 5 eat free. Proceeds benefit St. Mary’s Education Center Building Fund.
West Liberty — Knights of Columbus of St. Joseph Parish are hosting fish fries Fridays from 5 to 7 p.m. from Feb. 20 to March 27 at the Parish Life Center. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12, and free for children under 5.