Springfield— Contemplative Outreach of Springfield is launching a new, quarterly “Diving Deeper” series. The series will run from Sat., Nov. 4, 2017-Fri., May 4, 2019, Immaculate Conception Church. Mass at 8:30 a.m.; registration, 9:15 a.m.; program, 9:45 a.m.-2 p.m.; lunch provided. To ensure there will be sufficient food/materials, please Email Barb DePue at democatsx2@gmail.com. Free-will […] Read more

Belleville, IL—The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows seeks volunteers for a shift or two during the Way of Lights, Fri., Nov. 17-Sun., Dec. 31. Duties include greeting visitors to the Christmas tree display or assisting in the children’s craft area. If you are interested, Email programs@snows.org, or call Bette, (618) 394-6281.

Mon., Nov. 27, 7 p.m., Meeting with Region 1 & 2 Parish Councils, St. Canera Church, Neosho, MO

Springfield—Gamblers Anonymous, meets in the conference room at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, every Monday,7-8 p.m., and on Thursdays 6:30-7:30 p.m., in the youth room. This is a proven 12-step program for those with gambling issues. For more information, call (417) 894-7959.