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April 17
Divine Mercy Sunday, Dobie
Our Lady of Lourdes, Dobie. Divine Mercy Sunday celebration, 2-4 p.m. Day includes Eucharistic adoration, benediction, veneration of the image, rosary, chaplet and readings from the diary. Bring Divine Mercy images to be blessed.
The Knights of Columbus Honor Guard will be present. 715-234-2917.

April 19
Fish fry, Ashland
Our Lady of the Lake, Ashland, holds a fish fry at their social hall, 4-7 p.m. Menu includes fresh, deep-friend Lake Superior whitefish, potato salad, calico beans, coleslaw, rye bread and dessert plus milk, coffee or lemonade. Cost is $15 for adults; $8 for ages 6-11; ages 5 and younger eat free. Take-outs are available. This is a Knights of Columbus Scholarship Fund event, sponsored by the Fr. Conan Mitchell Council Knights of Columbus, Ashland. 715-682-7620.

April 20
Chicken dinner, Tony
St. Anthony de Padua, Tony, holds a Taste of Summer charcoal chicken dinner with all the trimmings, 3-7 p.m. 715-532-3051.

April 20
Day of prayer, Bruce
The Seven Sisters Apostolate of Prayer for Priests will hold a Day of Reflection at St. Mary, Bruce, Saturday, April 20, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The day is open to women interested in offering a weekly holy hour for priests. Schedule includes breakfast, lunch, Mass and a presentation. RSVP by April 12 to Amy Geisler at .

April 21
Turkey dinner, Cameron
St. Peter, Cameron, holds its annual grilled turkey dinner, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Menu includes all the fixings and homemade pie. Cost is $15; ages 5 and younger eat free. Call 715-458-4753 before 8 p.m. on April 20 to reserve seating time (11 a.m., noon, or 1 p.m.) Take-outs do not require a reservation. Bake sale and chance raffle. Called-in reservations are guaranteed; walk-in seating available as space allows.

April 28
Chicken dinner, Superior
Cathedral of Christ the King, Superior, holds their annual chicken dinner April 28, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., or until sold out. Menu includes baked chicken, stuffing, mashed potatoes & gravy, vegetable medley, cranberries, coleslaw, dinner roll, beverages and desserts. Cost is $12 for adults and take-outs, and $8 for children ages 12 and younger, payable at the door.
Delivery within Superior city limits can be requested until 2 p.m. by calling 715-392-1661 on the day of the dinner. Accessible entrance (elevator) is on the Grand Avenue side of the church. 715-392-8511.

April 29
Chicken dinner, Catawba
St. Paul the Apostle, Catawba, noon to 1:30 p.m. Annual chicken dinner. Menu includes fried chicken, mashed potatoes, corn, stuffing, coleslaw and pies. Cost: $12 for adults; $8 for ages 12 and younger; preschoolers eat free. 715-339-2222.

May 3-4, Superior
Pasty sale, Superior
Knights of Columbus Council 499, Superior, holds a pasty sale. Cost: $5 for a 12 ounce pasty (filling: beef, potatoes, carrots, onions and rutabagas). Pasties will be available for pickup from noon to 4 p.m., both Friday and Saturday at St. Anthony Church, Superior. Pre-ordered pasties not picked up by 2 p.m. will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis until 4 p.m. Online orders accepted through Sept. 24. Contact any Knight to order your pasties, or call 218-349-9165, and leave a message if you get no answer.

May 3-4
Rummage sale, Amery
St. Joseph, Amery, will hold a rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days. 715-268-7717 or

May 11
St. Vincent de Paul retreat, Dobie
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul-St. Joseph Conference hosts the Superior District Council spiritual retreat for members and those interested in learning about becoming Vincentian.
The retreat will be held at Our Lady of Lourdes, Dobie, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., followed by Mass. Lunch is provided. Cost: $10. To register, go to Email Dana, at with any questions.

May 18
Spring tea luncheon, Superior
St. Anthony, Superior, holds a five-course spring tea luncheon at noon. Cost is $25 per person. RSVP by calling Karen, 218-626-5593, or email .

May 22
St. Andrew Dinner, Rice Lake
The Diocese of Superior vocations team invites all young men to an evening of prayer and discernment at a St. Andrew Dinner, 5:30-8:30 p.m., at St. Joseph, Rice Lake.
All young men in middle school, high school and beyond who are open to discerning God’s will in their lives are invited, along with their parents, to join priests, seminarians, their parents, and the vocations team for a meal, breakout sessions and panel discussion.
Contact your pastor or email Shannon Wahl at office@ with any questions or to sign up.

June 15
Walk for Life, Superior
Lake Superior Life Care Center, Superior, holds a Walk for Life fundraiser starting at the Barker Island Pavilion, 8:30 a.m. Freewill donations accepted. No cost or need to have sponsors to participate. 715-394-4102 or .

June 27-28
SDCCW Convention, Cumberland
St. Anthony Abbot, Cumberland, hosts the 74th annual Superior Diocesan Council of Catholic Women convention June 27-28. “Sowing Abundant Seeds,” is the theme. Information and registration forms at

Retreats and workshops, Arbor Vitae
The Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center, Arbor Vitae, holds programs and retreats year-round. Visit 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 or call 715-443-2236 for more information.

Retreats, Buffalo, Minn.
Christ the King Retreat Center, Buffalo, Minn., holds programs and retreats year-round. 763-682-1394, ext. 11.

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.


Catholic Herald, Calendar Page, P.O. Box 969, Superior, WI 54880; Fax: 715-392-8656, or via email.

Editor’s note: To slow the spread of coronavirus, many public gatherings are being canceled. Before leaving to attend events, please contact the church or hosting organization to ensure events are not canceled.