Coralville — John Paul II Medical Research Institute is hosting a Rare Genetic Disease Program seminar Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. at the BioVentures Center at 2500 Crosspark Rd. This event is open to the public. RSVP at http://www.jp2mri.org or call (319) 688-7367 with questions.
Davenport —St. Ambrose University College of Business is hosting a lecture on the topic of justice and business Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. in the Rogalski Center.
Davenport — Learn about hospice care and how it may benefit someone you care for and your family at Kahl Home Feb. 9 at 6:30 p.m. RSVP to Kahl Home’s receptionist at (563) 324-1621.
Burlington — There will be no Cafe (Catholic Adult Fellowship Evening) Feb. 10 due to Ash Wednesday.
Davenport — Sacred Heart Parish is offering weeknight Masses at 5:30 p.m. during Lent, with adoration following until 11 p.m. Additionally, Catholics can go to confession Wednesday evenings from 7 p.m. until all confessions are heard.
Davenport — St. Anthony’s grief support group is offered every Tuesday from 3:30 – 5 p.m. in the old school building behind the church. Each session is stand-alone. For questions contact Dennis at (563) 332-1396.
Davenport — St. Paul the Apostle Parish is hosting a grief ministry for those enduring any type of hurt. The group meets on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. in McEleney Hall. Sessions began Jan. 14 and run for 10 weeks. The group consists of listening, sharing, hands-on activities and prayer. For more information contact Judi Droll at (563) 322-3665 or (563) 340-6196.
Keokuk — Pray the rosary at All Saints Parish Feb. 10 at 6:30 p.m. Adoration to follow.
Davenport — The Christian Service Committee of Our Lady of Victory Parish is sponsoring an ecumenical renewal day for all adults with disabilities and their family and friends. This spiritual event will take place on Feb. 27 from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the parish center. Cost is $15 for retreatants and $10 for volunteers. For questions, information or to inquire about volunteering, call Karen at (563) 210-3470.
Davenport — Our Lady of Victory Parish-Davenport is hosting Christian Experience Weekends (CEWs) for women and men. The women’s weekend is Feb. 5-7 and the men’s weekend is March 4-6. The weekends begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday evening and end Sunday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. Cost is $35 and includes meals, snacks and refreshments and comfortable sleeping quarters with shower facilities. Advance registration is requested: call Dannielle Meister (563) 505-0340 or Cliff Tappa (563) 285-9376.
Wheatland — Come to the Quiet at Our Lady of the Prairie Retreat Feb. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Fee is $20. For questions or to sign up call (563) 336-8414.
Grand Mound — Ss. Philip & James Parish is hosting a Soup-er Bowl Sunday lunch Feb. 7. Mass will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m. The all-you-can-eat soup lunch will be served from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Adults pay $6, children eat for $3. Call (563) 847-7572 by Feb. 6 to preorder deliveries for home-bound persons.
Iowa City — Iowa City Young Adult Catholics in conjunction with St. Patrick Knights of Columbus Council No. 14481 are hosting a Mardi Gras Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser on Feb. 7 from 8 a.m. to noon in St. Patrick’s social hall. Proceeds will help the young adults pay their way for World Youth Day in Poland this summer. Cost is $7 for adults, $5 for youths 4 years and older and free for children under 4 years old.
Bettendorf — St. John Vianney is hosting Lenten Fish Friday dinner Feb. 12 and March 11. Includes baked fish, fish tacos and shrimp tacos from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Dinners range from $8-10. Kids’ meal of grilled cheese for $4. Also, they will host a trivia night Feb. 6. Doors open 6, trivia at 7. $80 for team of 8 or $10 per player. Both events are at the parish activity center.
LeClaire — Our Lady of the River Parish is hosting a fish fry after 6 p.m. Mass on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 10. Suggested donation for adults is $10; $4 for children under 10 years of age. Carry outs available.