Bettendorf — The Centering Prayer group at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish is sponsoring an introduction to centering prayer March 5 in the gathering space. The workshop will take place from 1-3 p.m. with Dick Jensen as a presenter.If interested contact Larry Decker at larryldecker
@gmail.com or (563) 332-5931.
Burlington — Cafe (Catholic Adult Fellowship Evening) will continue at 6:45 p.m. Feb. 24 with a presentation on the Beatitudes by Notre Dame students.
Clinton — Celebrate Lenten Vespers with the Sisters of St. Francis at 6 p.m. in The Canticle every Sunday during Lent. Additionally, they are hosting a day of reflection on compassion and caring for creation Feb. 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; call (563) 242-7611 to reserve a spot.
Davenport — Father Ed O’Melia celebrates Mass every Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. in the Genesis West Hospital chapel.
Davenport — Sacred Heart Cathedral offers Masses Tuesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 8 a.m. and Monday-Friday evenings at 5:30 p.m. Adoration follows the 5:30 p.m. Masses until 11 p.m. On Wednesdays, after the 5:30 p.m. Mass, confessions will be heard until 7 p.m.
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 — Holy hour will take place at All Saints Parish Feb. 18 and 25 at 7 p.m. Observe the Stations of the Cross Feb. 19 and 26 at 6:30 p.m. A Lenten communal penance service will occur Feb. 29 at 6:30 p.m.
Moline, Ill. — The Secular Discalced Carmelite Community of St. Joseph and the Prophet Elijah are hosting a study of prayer in the tradition of St. Theresa of Avila and St. John of the Cross the second Sunday of each month at 1 p.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church. Call Annette at (563) 359-7052 or Donna at (563) 271-9273 with questions.
Clinton — Prince of Peace Parish is hosting a Year of Mercy retreat March 12 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Through the direction of Father Mike Schaab, guests can discover where God is working in their lives and gain a better understanding of God’s love and mercy. Fr. Schaab will celebrate 5 p.m. Mass. Lunch and snacks are provided. The adoration chapel will be open throughout the day and confessions will be heard from 11 a.m. to noon. To attend, call the parish office at (563) 242-3311 by March 7.
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 Weekend (CEWs) for men March 4-6. The weekend begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday evening and ends 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 Cliff Tappa at (563) 285-9376.
Wheatland — Take part in a Lenten Taize’ vigil service Feb. 24 at 6:30 p.m. at Our Lady of the Prairie Retreat. No fee to participate. For questions or to sign up call (563) 336-8414.
Davenport — Davenport Knights of Columbus (1111 W. 35th Street) are hosting their annual Lenten fish fry every Friday from 4:30 to 7 p.m. For more info call (563) 391-1532.
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.
Hills — St. Joseph Parish hosts a soup supper March 20 from 2-6 p.m. in the parish hall.
Lone Tree — St. Mary parishes of Nichols and Lone Tree are jointly hosting a pancake breakfast March 13 at the Lone Tree American Legion from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for youth ages 6-12 and free for children under 5 years of age.