GLUCKSTADT – St. Joseph Parish youth Mass, Sunday, Aug. 2, at 5 p.m. Volunteers needed for all ministries.
– Kick off party Sunday, Aug. 16, at 6 p.m. food, fun and fellowship.

GREENVILLE St. Joseph Parish, Theology of the Body for Teens retreat, Friday-Sunday, Aug. 7-9, at Locus Benedictus Retreat Center. This program will give teens the answers and the tools they need to successfully and safely navigate through life. Details: Tara Trost,  662-515-9126.

HERNANDO – Backpack blessing during the Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8-9, Masses at Holy Spirit Parish, Olive Branch Queen of Peace, Robinsonville Good Shepherd, Southaven Christ the King, Senatobia St. Gregory, and Holly Springs St. Joseph.

MADISON St. Anthony School football practice for third through sixth graders will begin in August. A physical is required for all participants. Details: Frank and Paige Harrison, 601-291-4846,

PEARL St. Jude Parish, Young Apostles (rising seventh-12th graders) annual kayak and canoe trip down the Okatoma River, Sunday, Aug. 9. The cost to rent a canoe is $30 (canoe fits 2 people)YA and for a kayak is $30 (fits one person. Participants will attend the 8:30 a.m. Mass then depart for Seminary. Bring extra clothes, shoes, lunch and additional money ($5-10) for dinner/snack. Details: text or call Mrs. Mara, 601-421-3849, or Mrs. Betsy, 601-214-7378.