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www.upcatholic.org THE U.P. CATHOLIC CALENDARS (ALL TIMES LOCAL) April 22, 2016 17 APRIL 23 There will be a spaghet- ti dinner at American Martyrs, Kingsford from 5 until 7 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $7 for adults and $3 for children ages 6 to 12, free for those 5 and under. The menu will consist of spaghetti, meatballs, sausage, salad, farlic bread and dessert. THURSDAYS, April 28 - June 9 A scripture series of the Bible and the Virgin Mary will be held on Thursdays at Resurrection parish, Menominee. The series is produced by Matthew Leonard and will be fa- cilitated by Father Mark McQuesten. There are two time opportunities for the study, from 9:30 until 11:30 a.m. or 6:30 until 8 p.m. APRIL 29-MAY 1 A Mary, Queen of Heav- en retreat will be offered at Marygrove Retreat Center in Garden. These three days of prayer and reflection will be in honor of our Blessed Mother. The fee for this retreat is $120 per person or $200 per married couple. For more information or to register, visit www. marygrove.org or call (906) 644-2771. SUNDAY, May 1 The Legion of Mary, Marquette Curia will meet at 1:30 p.m. at Pre- cious Blood, Stephenson. MAY 6-8 Marygrove Retreat Center, Garden will host a retreat for those whose lives are affected by alco- hol and addiction. This 12-step retreat is for men and women who are in recovery for alcoholism or addiction, or who are close to someone who struggles with alcohol abuse and addiction. For more information or to register, visit www. marygrove.org or call (906) 644-2771. SATURDAY, May 7 St. Christopher par- ish, Marquette will host a rummage sale from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. The sale includes white elephant fifts, jewelry, furniture and books. Brats, chips and beverages will be served. TUESDAY, May 31 The annual Hospitality Lecture will be held at the Ramada Inn of Mar- quette from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Sister Sara Butler will present on The Year of Mercy. The deadline for regis- tration is May 20. For more information, see the left hand column of this page. THE U.P. CATHOLIC CALENDAR Catholic Service Award nomination deadline, May 1 Nominations for the Legacy of Faith Catholic Service Award are due by May 1. The award recognizes lifetime dedication and service to the Church. Nominees must have significant demon- strated leadership and service to the Catholic Church, their community, and beyond. For additional information on the Catholic Service Award criteria and a nomination form, visit www.LegacyOfFaith.net. Annual Care Clinic Life Walk to take place May 14 The annual Life Walk, sponsored by Care Clinic, will take place Saturday, May 14 at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Mar- quette. Registration will be at 9:30 a.m. ET, with the walk to start at 10 a.m. Life Walk offers all who care about the value of human life an opportunity to help in a real way. Monies raised will be used to support Care Clinic programs and services that help women and men in untimely pregnancies and provide al- ternatives to abortion. To register as a walker or to pledge, visit http://bit.ly/1RBCrLm. Hospitality Lecture set for May 30 in Marquette The 31st annual Hospitality Lecture is scheduled for Tuesday, May 31, from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time at the Ramada Inn of Marquette. The presenter is Sister Sara Butler, M.S.B.T. Her presentation is entitled, The Year of Mercy: A message about Gods love. Sister Butler is professor emerita of dogmatic theology at the University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein. She currently is the director of the New Evangeliza- tion at the Mother Boniface Spirituality Center in Philadelphia. This event is free of charge, due to a generous donor. Howev- er, there is an optional lunch offered for $17. To register, visit www.dioceseofmarquette.org. Registration for this event is due by May 20. Diocesan pilgrimage to be led by Bishop Doerfler Parishioners of the Diocese of Marquette are invited to join Bish- op John Doerfler in a special Year of Mercy pilgrimage this summer. Bishop Doerfler will lead a pilgrimage to the three Marian Shrines of Wisconsin, Aug. 23-25. The three stops will be to The Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help in Champion, which is the only Church approved Marian appari- tion site in the Unite States; The Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians at Holy Hill in Hubertus; and the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La- Crosse. Bishop Doerfler invites all parishioners of the diocese to take part, Join us for a spiritual journey to the heart of Gods mercy through the intercession of Mary. During the pilgrimage, participants have the opportunity to obtain the Ple- nary Indulgence for the Year of Mercy and participate in Mass at each of the locations. Bishop Doerfler will serve as the principal celebrant for the three Masses. Various times for confession will also be available throughout the three days. There will be some free time to on your own visit the devotional areas of the shrines and grottoes, along with visiting the gift shops. Some unique aspects include the grave site of Adele Brise at the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help and the scenic tower at Holy Hill. Each site also includes a staff presentation on the mission and history of the shrine. The three day and two night pilgrim- age will begin with an early morning departure on Tuesday, Aug. 23. Depar- tures will be available from Marquette, Escanaba and Menominee. The first shrine stop is to Our Lady of Good help, where pilgrims will spend the day. The shrine at Holy Hill will be visited on Wednes- day, and the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe on Thursday. Later that after- noon, pilgrims will make their return to the Upper Peninsula with drop-offs at the same departure sites. The cost per person varies on the desired room occupancy. Single occupancy: $563; Double occupancy: $399; Triple occupancy: $343; and Quad occupancy: $313. The price includes: profes- sional tour escort, hotels for two nights; breakfast on day two and lunch daily (other meals on your own) and shrine admission fees. The complete itinerary and further information can be found in the April diocesan communicator online at www.dioceseofmarquette.org/commu- nicator. Reservations are being handled by Checker Bus by contacting Emily at (906) 226-7772. Reservations are first come, first serve as space is limited. The deadline is June 20. SHRINE OF OUR LADY OF GOOD HELP 4047 Chapel Drive New Franken, WI 54229 (920) 866-2571 www.shrineofourladyofgoodhelp. com Quick facts: Built over the site where Mary appeared to Adele Brise. The apparition was granted official Church approval in 2010. BASILICA OF THE NATIONAL SHRINE OF MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANS AT HOLY HILL 1525 Carmel Road Hubertus, Wisconsin 53033 (262) 628-1838 www.holyhill.com Quick facts: Visited by more than 500,000 people from all over the world each year. SHRINE OF OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE 5250 Justin Road La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601 (877) 799-4059 www.guadalupeshrine.org Quick facts: The land the shrine sits on was gifted in hopes of it be- coming a place where people could be closer to God. FILE PHOTO The Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help located in Champion, Wis.

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