Mar 262015

Davenport — A lecture about women in Iran will take place at St. Ambrose University April 6 at 7 p.m. Hamideh Sedghi, an Irani-born scholar of gender politics in Iran, will speak. For information, contact MEI Coordinator Ryan Dye at (563) 333-6389 or
Clinton — Jesus Christ, Prince of Peace Parish is hosting an 8-week Oremus Catholic prayer study on Mondays from March 9 through May 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the church. Cost is $15 for workbooks. Contact Deacon Jeff Scheutzle for more information at
Centerville — Jim Ennis, executive director of Catholic Rural Life, will speak at St. Mary Church April 11 at 9 a.m. There is no cost to attend, and lunch is included. The event is part of the Justice and Peace Speaker Series in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood. Reser-vations requested: contact Brother Daryl Char­ron, C.PP.S., at daryl. or (816) 835-0344.
Davenport — Assumption High School’s 29th annual April Knight, “Big Fright on April Knight,” will take place April 17. Cost per person is $65 through April 10, $75 after April 10 and $100 at the door. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Guests are encouraged to dress in a spooky/scary theme. A cash raffle will also take place with an early bird drawing occuring March 31. For more information visit or contact Susie Foster at (563) 326-5313 x 281 or
Davenport — A workshop, Listening with the Ears of your Heart, will take place April 11 at St. Paul the Apostle Parish. Participants will view a series of short videos on the importance of being a good listener. Included are demonstrations and opportunities to practice these listening skills. Cost is $25; to register contact Judi Droll at (563) 340-6196 or (563) 322-3665.
Bettendorf — St. John Vianney Parish is serving a fish dinner March 27 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross will be celebrated at 6 p.m.
Clinton — A living Last Supper presentation will take place at the Catholic Historical Center at St. Boniface Church March 29 at 2 p.m. The doors will open at 1 p.m. for anyone wishing to browse the museum. A free will offering will be accepted.
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.
Coralville — St. Thomas More Knights of Columbus #15049 will host a fish fry March 27 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the church’s lower level. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-10 and free for ages 3 and under. Carry out is available.
Davenport — A Run for Renewal will take place April 18. For more information go to or call (563) 324-0800.
Davenport — Davenport Knights of Columbus (1111 W. 35th St.) are hosting their annual Lenten fish fry every Friday from 4:30 to 7 p.m. For more info call (563) 391-1532.
Davenport — St. Alphonsus Parish will host lenten fish fries Fridays from 4 to 7 p.m. through March 27. Cost is $9 for adults and $4 for children.
DeWitt — St. Joseph Parish will host fish fries on Fridays during Lent from 5-7:30 p.m. at Knights of Columbus Hall. Cost is $10.50 for adults, $5 for children ages 5 through 12, and free for children 4 years and under. Grilled cheese is available.
Iowa City — St. Wenceslaus Parish is hosting a bake sale March 28 from 8 to 11 a.m.
Keokuk — Showboat Saturday Night will take place at St. Vincent School April 11 from 5 p.m. – 1 a.m. Admission is $20; Italian dinner and musical entertainment included. Proceeds will go toward Keokuk Catholic Schools’ capital improvement/brick fund.
Ottumwa — St. Mary of the Visitation Parish is offering raffle tickets for a grand prize of $10,000 and other prize amounts ranging from $250 to $2,000. Ticket price is $100 and only 500 will be sold. The main event drawing will take place April 12. For more information call (641) 682-4559.
West Liberty — Knights of Columbus of St. Joseph Parish are hosting fish fries Fridays from 5 to 7 p.m. through 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.
Wilton — A spring dinner will take place at St. Mary Church April 19 from noon to 3 p.m. Family-style ham and turkey dinner will be served. Adults pay $10, and children ages 5 to 10 pay $5. Children 4 and under eat free. Carry-outs available.


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