How to submit briefs for the calendar page
Local briefs is a summary of events and programs held in the Diocese of Superior. Parishes and organizations are asked to submit event notices via email, fax or postal mail by Wednesday noon, the week before the publication date. Information for the calendar items cannot be accepted by telephone. Send to: Catholic Herald, Calendar Page, P.O. Box 969, Superior, WI 54880; Fax: 715-392-8656 or email to gro.s1574468065odcil1574468065ohtac1574468065@reps1574468065akm1574468065
St. Anthony Retreat Center, Marathon, hosts a “We have Happy – Not Stressed – Holidays” retreat Nov. 22-23. Registration begins Friday at 5 p.m., followed by supper at 6 p.m. Retreat concludes at 4:30 p.m., Saturday afternoon, with the option to stay and celebrate the Solemnity of Christ the King at 5 p.m. Cost is $95. moc.r1574468065etnec1574468065ras@l1574468065ladna1574468065rl1574468065 or 715-443-2236.
Recycled Christmas, Hayward
St. Joseph, Hayward, and St. Ann, Cable, hold their annual Recycled Christmas sale at St. Joseph Church. Proceeds to benefit youth programs at both parishes. 715-634-2867.
Craft fair, Lake Nebagamon
St. Anthony, Lake Nebagamon, holds their annual craft fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items for sale include woodworking, knitting, quilting, jewelry, skin care, photography and more. Call Tammy, 218-590-0767, for information or to be a vendor.
Prayer group, Minong
River of Life Prayer Group meets, 6-7:30 p.m., at St. Mary Church. All are welcome. 715-376-4126 or 715-376-2697.
Holiday fair, Weyerhaeuser
Ss. Peter and Paul, Weyerhaeuser, hosts their annual soup and sandwich holiday fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cookie and candy walk, baskets, bake sale, country store, crafts and more. Soup and sandwiches served starting at 10 a.m. Handicapped accessible. 715-532-3051.
Bingo, Rib Lake
Knights of Columbus 9608 hold a bingo day at Good Shepherd, Rib Lake, 1 p.m. 715-427-5259.
Christmas bazaar, Barron
St. Joseph, Barron, holds its annual Christmas bazaar, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cookie trays, bake sale, crafts, raffle, Christmas past and a hot beef luncheon. Luncheon cost is $8. 715-637-3255.
Cookie stroll, Superior
St. Francis Xavier, Superior, holds its annual cookie stroll, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cookies, breads and candies for sale. Cookies cost $7 per pound. 715-399-8564.
Christmas sale, Clear Lake
St. John, Clear Lake, holds its annual Christmas bazaar, craft and bake sale, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Refreshments include morning rolls and coffee, soup and homemade breads. Sales feature nativity sets, indoor and outdoor décor and handcrafted items. 715-265-7133.
Christmas bazaar, Chetek
St. Boniface, Chetek, hold their annual Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cookie Trays, Basket Raffles, Bake Sale, Gifts and Craft Store. Lunch served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Homemade soup, hearty breads, dessert and coffee/beverage. Cost is $8. 715-637-3255.
Christmas tea, Bruce
St. Mary’s, Bruce, holds its annual Christmas tea and family affair, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tea table, bakery table, silent auction, cake walk, jewelry sale and raffles. 715-532-3051.
Morning Star Prayer Group, Barron
Morning Star Prayer Group in Barron meets at St. Joseph Church, Mondays, Dec. 9, Jan. 13 and Jan. 27. Rosary at 6 p.m.; prayer meeting, 6:30-8 p.m.; prayer ministry, 8-8:30 p.m. 715-637-3255.
Advent event, Rice Lake
St. Joseph, Rice Lake, hosts “Finding Your One Purpose,” an adoration event featuring speaker Jon Leonetti, 4:30-7:45 p.m. The evening will include two talks, supper and Eucharistic adoration. Reconciliation will be available. All are invited. 715-234-2032, ext. 6
St. Anthony, Superior, will host “The Great Superior Christmas Sing-A-Long,” 3 p.m. Non-denominational and open to all faiths. No singing experience required.Music will be provided. Refreshments will be served. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dec. 31-Jan. 1
New Year’s Day retreat, Marathon
St. Anthony Retreat Center, Marathon, hosts a “Go to Your Room and Close the Door,” a New Year’s Eve/New Year’s Day retreat. Registration begins at 6 p.m. Tuesday evening, followed by supper at 7 p.m. Retreat concludes after the noon meal on Wednesday. Cost is $95. moc.r1574468065etnec1574468065ras@l1574468065ladna1574468065rl1574468065 or 715-443-2236.
Jan. 31-Feb. 2
Retreat, Arbor Vitae
The Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center, Arbor Vitae, holds “Praying with Poetry,” 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, to 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 2.
Cost is $195 for a private room in a shared cabin; $125 for commuters. Meals not included.
Register by Jan. 15, with a $100 deposit. www.marywoodsc.org or 715-385-3750.
Retreats and workshops, Arbor Vitae
The Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center, Arbor Vitae, holds programs and retreats year-round. Visit www.marywoodsc.org. 715-385-3750.
Retreats, Marathon City
St. Anthony Spirituality Center, Marathon City, holds weekend, day-long and private retreats, programs and workshops throughout the year. Visit www.sarcenter.com or call 715-443-2236 for more information.
Retreats, Buffalo, Minn.
Christ the King Retreat Center, Buffalo, Minn., holds programs and retreats year-round. www.kingshouse.com. 763-682-1394, ext. 11.