Calendar of events

COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. Women’s Morning of Spirituality, Saturday, May 14 at the Catholic Church of the Incarnation. Program begins at 7:15 a.m. with breakfast and ends with Mass at 12:15 with Most Rev. J. Terry Steib. Details: Register at

FLOWOOD LifeWalk for Center for Pregnancy Choices, May 7 at 8 a.m. at the Flowood Nature Park. Non-competitive one mile run/walk. Visit for more information.

GREENVILLE St. Joseph, Paul and Wadel Abide Memorial Golf Classic, Friday, May 13 with 1 p.m. tee time at the Greenville Golf and Country Club. Following golfing is dinner with beverages. Teams will consist of 4-man scrambles. Sponsorships available. Details: Bonda Abide at (662) 931-0490.

St. Joseph School, Calling St. Joe class of 2002, it’s your 20th reunion. Please update your mailing address, email and phone number to receive all reunion details with Leslie Anderson at

HERNANDO Holy Spirit, 2022 Yard Sale, Friday/Saturday, May 13-14. Items will fill every inch of the Family Life Center. Details: LaRae Walgenbach at (901) 486-0225 if you have questions or would like to volunteer.
JACKSON St. Richard Men’s Club, Flight to the Finish 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run will be held at the school/church campus on Saturday, May 7. Details: call (601) 366-1157.

JACKSON Birthright Mom’s Day Baby Shower, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Holy Family parish. Birthright is celebrating expectant mothers by giving away 100 baby gift bags. All are welcome to learn about the ways Birthright provides hope, friendship and support to women who are pregnant or think they may be pregnant. Details: email

MADISON St. Francis, Parish Family Picnic, Sunday, May 22 after 10:30 a.m. Mass. Picnic is full of activities for children, along with food and fellowship for all. Details: church office (601) 856-5556.

St. Francis, Floyd Q. Doolittle Golf Classic at Whisper Lake Country Club on Saturday, May 14, with all proceeds going directly to seminarian education. In addition to playing the course, compete in a putting contest and a closest-to-the-pin event. Also enjoy lunch and supper prepared by the Knights of Columbus Council 9543 at St. Francis, and you may win a door prize! Details: Art Ring at (601) 559-8581 or if you’d like to play, sponsor or volunteer at the tournament.

NATCHEZ Cathedral School, 38th Annual Crawfish Countdown Saturday, May 7, 6-10 p.m. Live music by 90 Degrees West. Tickets $120 each and $30 for second chance insurance. Details: more information and tickets available at

Ireland Trip with Father O’Connor, September 7-15, 2022. Beauty and culture around every corner on this 8-night Wild Atlantic Tour of Ireland. With its leisurely pace of 4-nights Galway, 3-nights Donegal, ending in a beautiful castle, this tour is a true gem. For more information visit

SOUTHAVEN Christ the King, Trivia Night on Friday, May 6 at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $15/person or $25/couple. You can purchase a sub sandwich or bring your own food and drink. Door prizes available. Details: Karin at (901) 289-0311.

JOB OPENINGS Catholic schools across the diocese have a variety of positions open from principals to substitutes. Please visit for an opportunity near you.

CLARKSDALE St. Elizabeth, VBS 2022: Celebrating God’s Greatness, June 20-24. Details: Catelin Britt (662) 902-6478.

OLIVE BRANCH Knights of Columbus, Spaghetti Fundraiser, Sunday, May 22, 2022 after Mass. Dine in or carry out. $8 per plate, $25 per family, $2 smoked sausage ($1 half), $10 quart gravy and $5 quart slaw. Details: church office (662) 895-5007.

JACKSON St. Richard, VBS 2022, June 6-9. Online registration open May 1-10. No registrations will be accepted after May 10. Details: church office (601) 366-2335.

JACKSON Priestly Ordination of Deacon Andrew Bowden, Saturday, May 14 at 10:30 a.m. at the Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle.

MADISON St. Francis, VBS 2022, June 20-24 for all children going into Pre-K4 through fourth grades. Registration will begin in May if enough volunteers sign up to assist with the camp. Details: Mary Catherine at

PONTOTOC St. Christopher Catholic Friendship Camp, ages 7-11, June 12-18; and ages 12-14, June 19-25. Details: Heidi Stephens or