Calendar

Grief Support Meeting
Curé of Ars Parish
9405 Mission Rd., Leawood
May 21 after the 8 a.m. Mass

The bereavement ministry will have a grief support meeting after the 8 a.m. Mass. The topic will be: “Dealing with Stress During Grief.” For more information, call (913) 649-2026.

Chicken Dinner and Bingo
St. Patrick Parish
1086 N. 94th St., Kansas City, Kansas
May 21 at 6 p.m.

There will be a two-piece chicken dinner with potatoes and gravy, corn, salad, roll and dessert. The cost is: $10 for adults; $5 for kids under 12; and $30 for a family of two adults and more than two children. Bingo is $10 for 10 cards. For more information, call Fritz Vertz at (913) 515-0621.

Called to Love Again Divorce Ministry: Healing Love Summer Saturday Series
Stone Pillar Winery
11000 S. Woodland St., Olathe
May 21 from 5:30 – 8 p.m.

Join us for conversation, meet new friends and learn tools to heal from this difficult situation and prepare for what’s next. The other dates in this series are: June 18 and July 16.

Daughters of Isabella Little Flower Circle
Christ the King Parish (Yadrich Hall)
5972 SW 25th St., Topeka
May 22 at 12:40 p.m.

A rosary will be followed by the business meeting and social time. If anyone knows of a member or family member of the Daughters of Isabella in need of the circle’s prayers, call Diana Ortiz at (785) 554-4356.

Replica Shroud of Turin Display
Mater Dei Parish (hall)
10th and Clay, Topeka
May 22 from 3 – 4:30 p.m.

A full-size, licensed, professional replica of the Shroud of Turin will be on display in the Mater Dei Parish hall. The cost is a freewill donation. Dr. Mark Zia, professor of Sacred Theology at Benedictine College, Atchison, will make a presentation of the “Body of Christ.”

Potluck-Hoedown
Most Pure Heart of Mary (Culhane Room)
3601 S.W. 17th St., Topeka
May 26 from 5 – 7 p.m.

The Christian Widow and Widowers Organization will host the hoedown. There is no cost to attend. For more information, call (785) 233-7350.

Family Planning Class
St. John the Evangelist (extra building)
200 W. 13th St., Lawrence
May 27 at 6:30 p.m.

To attend this class in premenopause natural family planning, call Shannon or John Rasmussen at (785) 749-1015 for more information about this class or other Couple to Couple League classes in the metro area. Online preregistration is required at: www.ccli.org.

“Healing the Divorced Heart” Divorce Support Group
St. Michael the Archangel Parish (Gabriel Room)
14251 Nall Ave., Leawood
June 1 at 7 p.m.

We who have experienced divorce understand, as perhaps few others can. We too were sad, lonely, scared and angry, but we have found that with God, time and the support of other, healing is possible. For more information, go to: www.stmichaelcp.org/divorce-support.

Premenopause Natural Family Planning Class
St. John the Evangelist (extra building)
200 W. 13th St., Lawrence
May 27 at 6:30 p.m.

To attend this class in premenopause natural family planning, call Shannon or John Rasmussen at (785) 749-1015 for more information about this class or other Couple to Couple League classes in the metro area. Online preregistration is required at: www.ccli.org.

St. Thomas More Continuing Education Program
Savior Pastoral Center
12601 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, Kansas
June 3 from 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The Catholic Foundation of Northeast Kansas (CFNEK) is providing a Catholic-centered continuing education program for those in the fields of law, accounting, financial planning and insurance. The cost is $80. Credits are available. For more information about the program schedule, session descriptions, sponsorship opportunities or to register, go online to: www.cfnek.org/events/thomas-more.

Retrouvaille Marriage Retreat
Savior Pastoral Center
12601 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, Kansas
June 10 – 12

Retrouvaille is a program designed to help struggling marriages regain their health. It helps a husband and wife rediscover or reawaken the love, trust and commitment that originally brought them together. For more information or to register, go online to: www.helpourmarriage.org or call (800) 470-2230.

Project Rachel/Project Joseph Retreat
Location given once enrolled
June 11 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Needing help coping with a past abortion? Start your summer on a path to healing by attending a one-day retreat. All communication is confidential. Call/text (913) 621-2199 or send an email to: projectrachelkc@archkck.org.

Chicken Dinner
Sacred Heart Parish (hall)
22298 Newbury Rd.
June 12 from noon – 3:30 p.m.

The cost will be: $15 for adults; $7 for ages 5 – 12; and free for kids ages 4 and under. Mass is at 10:30 a.m. There will be bingo, games, raffles and a silent auction.

St. Mary Annual Picnic
St. Mary Parish
9208 Main St., St. Benedict
June 25 at 5 p.m.

There will be a fresh fried chicken supper with all the sides, served in an air-conditioned hall. The cost is $12 for adults and $6 for kids ages 4 – 10. Concession stand and meals to go available. There will also be games and activities for children of all ages and an auction at 8 p.m.

Encounter KC Summer Intensive
St. Agnes Parish (hall)
5250 Mission Rd., Roeland Park
July 11 – 14, 6 – 8 p.m. each evening

This summer intensive is an evening school that provides a survey of the content offered in the first four quarters of the Encounter School of Ministry launching in Kansas City in September. With two teachings each night, this quick-paced course will educate, equip and activate you to partner with Jesus and further bring about the kingdom of God here on earth. To register and for more information, visit the website at: encounterkc.regfox.com/encounter-kc-summer-intensive or call Lee McMahon at (785) 218-2708.

St. Thomas Aquinas Summer Camp
St. Thomas Aquinas High School
11411 Pflumm Rd., Overland Park
May – August

There will be a variety of camps for students entering grade K – 8 to explore. The summer camps give students the chance to discover their potential in both sports and other activities. Registration and further information is available online at: www.stasaints.net/summercamps. Questions? Call the student life office at (913) 319-2416 or send an email to: btriggs@stasaints.net.

Catholic Heart WorkCamp
Kansas City Area
July 10 – 16

Do you or anyone you know need assistance with minor home repairs, yard cleanup or house painting? Catholic HEART Workcamp will be in the Kansas City Area July 11 – 14. If you would like to be considered, please call (402) 306-9043 or send an email to: chwc@gmail.com.

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