Sep 272017

Clinton — The next “Getting to Yes” First Friday Fix will be Oct. 6 from 7:30-8:30 a.m. at the Sisters of St. Francis Administrative offices, 843 13th Ave., N. RSVP to Lori at (563) 242-7611.
Bettendorf — A public square rosary rally will take place Oct. 14 at noon at the southwest corner of Middle Road and Spruce Hills Drive.
Keokuk — Eucharistic adoration will begin at 8 a.m. Oct. 6 and conclude with benediction at 6 p.m.
Clinton — The Franciscan Peace Center of the Sisters of St. Francis of Clinton will hold an Anti-Trafficking Committee meeting Oct. 10 at 9 a.m. at The Canticle, 843 13th Ave. N. Contact Lori Freud­en­berg at (563) 242-7611 for more information.
Washington — The first meeting of the liturgical sewing group at St. James Church will be held Sept. 30 from 9 a.m. to noon. New­comers are welcome and may contact Kathryn Amato at (563) 275-0444 or kathryn.l. for more information.
Wheatland — “Knit one, pray too” at Our Lady of the Prairie Retreat on Oct. 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bring your latest project for a tranquil day of needlework, sharing and praying. Cost is $20. To register contact: (563) 336-8414 or
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.
Bettendorf — the St. John Vianney Haiti Committee is hosting a Halloween-themed trivia night Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. at the parish activity center. A prize will be awarded for the best costume. For questions or to sign up contact Ken Miller at (563) 332-8404.
Brooklyn — St. Patrick Parish is hosting a church supper Oct. 8 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner features oven-baked steak and traditional side dishes and dessert. Adults pay $10, children 5-12 years old pay $5 and children 4 and under eat for $1. Carry-outs available.
Clinton — L’Arche Clinton is hosting a trivia night Oct. 28 at the Moose Lodge, 1936 Lincolnway. Registra­tion is at 5:30 p.m. and trivia begins at 6 p.m. Participate in a costume contest judged by core members: prizes awarded for scariest, most original or funniest. Festivities include a silent auction, raffle and a bake sale. Cost is $10 per person.
Davenport — St. Mary’s is hosting its annual Holiday Bazaar Oct. 14-15 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Enjoy a pancake and sausage breakfast for $5 on Saturday from 8-11 a.m. or come Sunday for the traditional authentic Mexican breakfast for $8 and lunch (a la carte) from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Buy handmade gifts, trash to treasure and baked goods. Cash raffle.
Davenport — Philippe Lefebvre, the organist at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, will perform at St. Anthony Church at 3 p.m. on Oct. 15. A meet and greet, for anyone ages 21 or older will follow in the parish hall. Tickets for the concert are $30 per person and $10 for college students and younger persons. Tickets for the meet and greet are $50. The price for the concert and meet and greet is $70. For more information or to purchase a ticket, call St. Anthony Parish at (563) 322-3303, ext. 6, or visit www.
DeWitt — A blessing of pets and animals will take place at St. Joseph Parish on Oct. 3 at 6:30 p.m. in the yard north of the church. Pets must be secured by a leash or cage.
Iowa City — St. Wenceslaus Parish is hosting its fall turkey dinner Oct. 1 from 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Adults pay $10, children 4-10 years old pay $4. Takeouts 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Kolaches are served with dinner but are available separately for purchase while supplies last.
Iowa City — The Perpetual Adoration Chapel in Iowa City at St. Patrick Church is hosting a chapel potluck on Oct. 7 at 5:30 p.m. in the Social Hall.
Keokuk — A fish fry will take place at the Knights of Columbus on Oct. 6. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and serving begins at 6 p.m.
Keokuk — Faith on Tap will be held at V’s Restaurant & Brewpub on Oct. 12 at 7 p.m.
LeClaire — A Polka Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of the River Parish on Oct. 14 at 5:30 p.m. A German meal in the parish hall will follow.
Lovilia — St. Peter Parish is hosting a Fall Dinner and Auction on Oct. 8. Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., with a dinner of roast beef or ham, beef and homemade noodles, sides and desserts served from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Cost for the dinner is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-12 years old and free to children under 4 years old. A live auction will begin at 1 p.m. Carry­outs available; call (641) 218-8169 on Oct. 7 between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m.
Solon — St. Mary Parish is hosting its annual Harvest Fes­tival on Oct. 1 from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Chicken and pork dinners will be served. Additional activities include a country store, bidding barn, live auction, children’s games and raffle for season Hawkeye men’s basketball tickets for two people with parking passes, $500 or one Iowa hog.
St. Paul — St. James Parish is hosting its annual God’s Acre Sale on Sept. 30-Oct. 1. Pork loin dinners will be served at 5 p.m. Sept. 30 with a charity auction at 6 p.m. Auction resumes Oct. 1 at noon. A turkey dinner will be served from 10:30 a.m. -1 p.m.
Wellman — St. Joseph Parish is hosting its annual Harvest Dinner on Oct. 1 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Buffet meal includes broasted chicken, pork loin, homemade noodles, sides and desserts. Cost is $12 for adults, $6 for children ages 4-10, and free for children 3 years of age and under. Carryouts and delivery available — call (319) 646-2244 ahead of time or up until 1:30 p.m. Oct. 1. Festivities include a country store and an auction, which begins at 1:30 p.m.
Wilton — St. Mary Parish is hosting a turkey and ham dinner with all the fixings Oct. 1 from noon-3 p.m. Adults pay $10 and children ages 5 and under pay $5. Carry outs available.

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