Calendar

Rosary Rally in Honor of Our Lady of Fatima
St. Andrew the Apostle Parish
6415 N.E. Antioch Rd., Gladstone, Missouri
Oct. 17 from 3 – 4:15 p.m.

We  will pray the joyful, sorrowful and glorious mysteries of the rosary. Benediction will follow, as well as an opportunity for attendees to enroll in the brown scapular. For more information, visit the website at: www.rosaryrallieskc.org.

Covid-Induced Anxiety
The Keeler Women’s Center
759 Vermont Ave., Kansas City, Kansas Suite 100-B
Oct. 18 from 10 -11 a.m.

Fears, stress and worry about COVID -19 can take an emotional toll, especially if you’re already living with an anxiety disorder. Come to learn tips and techniques that can help you get through this stressful time as we enter a new phase of the pandemic.

Tax Reducing Strategies for Pre- and Post-Retirees
Holy Spirit Parish(Mary and Martha Room)
11300 W. 103rd St., Overland Park
Oct. 19  from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

The event will begin with a social at 4 p.m. The speaker, Bill Eckert, a certified adviser in philanthropy, will talk about ways to respond to shifting tax laws and how to protect your assets through gift planning. Visit the website at: archkck.org/holyspiritseminar/. This event is hosted by the parish and the archdiocesan office of stewardship and development. RSVP online to:plannedgiving@archkck.org or call (913) 647-0365.

Healing Mass
Curé of Ars Parish (Father Burak Room)
9405 Mission Rd., Leawood
Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m.

A Mass with prayers for healing will be held in the Father Burak Room. For more information, call (913) 649-2026.

Sympto-Thermal Method of Natural Family Planning
St. John the Evangelist (extra building)
200 W. 13th St., Lawrence
Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m. or
Oct. 23 at a Topeka location

Couple to Couple League can teach the modern sympto-thermal method of natural family planning without the burden of contraception. There is a reasonable course fee. For more information and the specific Topeka location, call Dana or Eric Runnebaum at (785) 380-0062 or visit the website at: www.live-the-love.org. Preregistration is required for these or online classes at: www.ccli.org.

Germanfest
St. Joseph Parish
320 N. Broadway, Leavenworth
Oct. 23 from 4 – 8 p.m.

Mass will begin at 4 p.m. and the German dinner and music will begin at 5 p.m. There will be sauerbraten and bratwurst, sauerkraut, German potato salad, red cabbage, dessert and beverages. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Beer and wine will also be available. Music will be provided by the Festhaus-Musikanten Band. Carryouts will be available. A silent auction of German items will also be held. 

‘The Miracle Box’
Church of the Ascension (St. Mark and St. Matthew Room)
9510 W. 127th St., Overland Park
Oct. 24 at 6:30 p.m.

The 60-minute film “The Miracle Box” by Father John Clote will be shown. There will be a discussion led by Chuck Jansen, founder of the Forgiveness Institute KC, Inc. The film is set to be released the first week in October. Covid protocols will be followed.

Linger over Breakfast KC
Avila University
11901 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, Missouri
Oct. 23 from 9 – 11 a.m.

Treat yourself to an enriching morning program that promises to feed your mind, body and spirit. Explore how to incorporate green living into your lives with community members from Jerusalem Farm in Kansas City, Missouri. Founded in 2012  with the support of Avila University and the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, Jerusalem Farm is built on the four cornerstones of prayer, community, service and simplicity. The event is complimentary. Go online to:www.csjsl.org to register.

Daughters of Isabella Little flower Circle
Christ the King Parish (Yadrich Hall)
5972 S.W. 25th St., Topeka
Oct. 24 at 12:45 p.m.

A rosary will be followed by a business meeting and social time. Social distance and masks will be required. If anyone knows of a member or a family member of the Daughters of Isabella in need of the circle’s prayers, call Bobbie Graff Hendrixson at (785) 271-0145. If you are interested in or would like more information about the Daughters of Isabella, call Cindy Keen at (785) 228-9862.

Seven Estate Planning Mistakes
Bishop Miege High School
5041 Reinhardt Dr. Roeland Park
Oct. 27 at 6:30

All parishioners in the Archdiocese are invited to this educational workshop on: wills and trusts; getting ready for your estate planning meeting; how to plan your legacy with church and schools; and much more to help guide you when planning your family’s will or trust. RSVP to: plannedgiving@archkck.org (913) 647-0365.

Truefood Dinners
Location given upon registration
Oct. 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Food, fun and formation for young adults. Let’s get real about relationships and the hookup culture over a home-cooked potluck meal. Register online at: https://kcascension.org/truefood.

Sausage Supper
Sacred Heart Parish
22298 Newbury Rd., Paxico
Oct. 31 from noon – 3 p.m.

This is a drive-thru-only event. Approach from the east; no pre-orders. The parish hall is located one-and-a-half miles north of Paxico. The cost for the sausage supper is: $12 for adults; $6 for kids ages 4 – 12; and kids under 4 eat for free.

Calendar Deadline: Noon, Thursday, 10 days before the desired publication date. Because of space considerations, notices may only run two weeks before the event.

Include:
• Name of event
• Host of the event
• Street address of the event
• Date and time of the event
• A brief description of the event

Send submissions to: beth.blankenship@theleaven.org