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Davenport — St. Paul the Apostle Parish is hosting a men’s CEW March 10-12. For more information call the parish at (563) 322-7994.
Clinton — The Franciscan Peace Center hosts TED Talk discussions every Tuesday on its Facebook page.
Clinton — Sisters of St. Francis host “movies that matter” the third Thursday of the month at The Canticle at 6:30 p.m.
Clinton — Learn about peaceful conflict resolution at “Getting to Yes” March 3, from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the Sisters of St. Francis administrative offices.
Clinton— Learn the truth about garment factory working conditions March 1 at 6:30 p.m. at The Canticle. Chris Cox, manager of the Human Thread Campaign, will offer some analysis and suggestions about consumer choices.
Bettendorf — St. John Vianney Parish is hosting fish fries March 3 and April 7 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross will be in the church at 6 p.m.
Muscatine — Knights of Columbus will host fish fries every Friday during Lent at Saints Mary and Mathias School from 4:30-7 p.m. Bring a can of food to be distributed to persons in need.
Davenport — St. Alphonsus Church will host fish fries every Friday from March 2 to April 7 from 4-7 p.m. Cost is $10 for adults and $4 per child.
Davenport — Davenport Knights of Columbus (1111 W. 35th Street) is hosting Lenten fish fries on Fridays from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Cost is $12 for adults, $6 for children, free for toddlers and younger. Five pieces of shrimp available for an extra $4.
Pella — Friday night fish fries at St. Mary’s will begin March 3 and run for 6 weeks. Eat from 5-7:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $5 for children or $30 for a family.
Bettendorf — A new session of GriefShare began Jan. 8 at St. John Vianney Parish. The group meets Sundays from 2-4 p.m. in the East Room. Contact health@ or (563) 332-7910 ext. 122 for more information.
Davenport — A Grief Support Group at St. Anthony Parish meets every Tuesday 3:30-5 p.m. in the church library. For more information contact any of the facilitators: Dennis at (563) 332-1396, Ginny at (309) 523-9251, Sue at (563) 381-9050 or the parish secretary at (563) 322-3303.
Iowa City — Understanding Your Grief is a 7-session support group program open to adults who are dealing with the death of a loved one. Pre-registration required. Weekly sessions are Tuesdays from 3:30-5 p.m. at Iowa City Hospice, 1025 Wade St. To RSVP or for more information contact Julie Bockenstedt or Donita Hermsen at (319) 351-5665.
Clinton —A Ecumenical Lenten Taize’ Vigil Service will take place at Zion Lutheran Church, 439 Third Ave., March 5 at 6:30 p.m.
Clinton — Celebrate Lenten Vespers with the Clinton Franciscans at The Canticle Sundays during Lent at 6 p.m.
Davenport — A renewal day for all adults with disabilities, their families and friends will take place at Our Lady of Victory’s parish center Feb. 25 from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. The cost for retreat participants is $15 and lunch will be served. For more information call Karen Kilburg at (563) 210-3470.
Iowa City — Kick off 40 Days for Life with a prayer vigil at St. Patrick Church Feb. 26 at 3 p.m.
Iowa City — St. Thomas More Parish is hosting a six-week discussion/reflection group on Pope Francis’s Laudato Si Sundays during Lent from 3-5 p.m. in the church’s lower level.
Clinton — Persons interested in putting a stop to human trafficking may attend meetings the second Tuesday of the month at 9 a.m. in The Canticle. Call Lori Freudenberg at (563) 242-7611 for more information.
Keokuk — A holy hour will take place at All Saints Parish Feb. 23 at 7 p.m.
Davenport — Eagles’ Wings is hosting a Lenten retreat day March 9 from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Registration is $15; bring a friend for $5. To register, mail your registration along with your phone number and email address to: Eagles’ Wings, 5816 Telegraph Rd., Davenport, IA 52804 or email Marcia@
Hiawatha, Iowa — Rachel’s Vineyard Retreats for women who have been affected by abortion will take place at Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center March 3-5 and Nov. 10-12. Contact Haley Brimmer for more information at (319) 364-8967 or haley@
Mount Pleasant — St. Alphonsus Parish is hosting a Marriage Encounter Weekend March 10-12. Regist­ration is required. Download the registration form at www.stalphonsus.
Bettendorf — Lourdes Catholic School’s annual Starry Night fundraiser will take place March 4 from 6:30-11 p.m. at Tanglewood Hills Pavilion. Cost is $45 per person. To register, purchase raffle tickets or make a donation visit by March 1.
Bettendorf —Widows and Widowers from St. John Vianney Parish meet the third Wednesday of each month at noon in the dining room at Bettendorf Hy-Vee, 2900 Devils Glen Rd. Purchase what you want for lunch. This is a time of hospitality. Bring a friend.
Burlington — Cafe (Catholic Adult Fellow­ship Evening) takes place every Wednes­day at 6:15 p.m. in the Notre Dame cafeteria.
Clinton — Peace Soups will take place Tuesdays during Lent at St. Boniface Center beginning at 6 p.m. Each week will feature speakers regarding the community’s poverty issues.
Clinton — Chuck and Alicia Brock, members of St. Mary Parish in Solon, will perform a concert at Prince of Peace Church Feb. 26 at 4:30 p.m. They will also perform at St. Mary Church in Williamsburg March 4 at 5 p.m. and at St. Patrick Church in Iowa City March 7 at 7 p.m.
Davenport — All Saints Catholic School will host its gala Feb. 25 in the Iowa Building at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds. Tickets are $40 in advance, $50 at the door and includes cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner buffet and dessert buffet. Cocktails start at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. and live auction at 7:30 p.m. Silent auction with more than 200 items is open starting at 5 p.m. Reservations available by contacting All Saint at (563) 324-3205.
Davenport — a charity event for Humility of Mary Housing will take place at Charming Charlie, 2419 Elmore Ave., on Feb. 24 from 5-8 p.m. Ten percent of sale proceeds from the evening will go to Humility of Mary Housing in support of the families they serve that are recovering from homelessness.
Preston — Ss. Mary & Joseph Parish is hosting an omelet and pancake breakfast, bake sale and auction Feb. 26 at Preston Town Hall from 7 a.m. to noon. Adults pay $7, children ages 6-12 pay $4, and children 5 years of age and under eat free. For tickets, call Elaine at (563) 689-3105.

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