The Baha’is of Racine will hold its monthly interfaith devotional and spiritual discussion at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, at N. Owens Davies Park, 1829 West Blvd. The topic for prayer and discussion will be “Poverty and Prosperity.” For more information, call 262-672-5269.
Sacred Journeys Spiritual Community will welcome guest speakers from the LGBT Center of Southeastern Wisconsin at 11:15 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at Meadowbrook Country Club, 2149 N. Green Bay Road, Mount Pleasant, after the 10 a.m. worship service. Barb Farrar, executive director, and Carl Hubbard, Board president, will speak on current social justice issues for the LGBTQ+ community including the State and Federal Equality Act, transgender issues locally and nationally, possible Supreme Court changes and how they may affect LGBTQ+ people and the Racine police and hate crimes. They will also share how the LGBT Center is involved in advocacy and discuss the programs they offer. ST. EDWARD PLANS REUNION, DINNER
St. Edward Catholic Church, 1401 Grove Ave., will celebrate 100 years of sharing faith with an all school/all years reunion from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11. Mass with Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki, former priests, sisters and teachers is at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, with dinner to follow.
Tickets cost $20 for the school reunion and includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks. Beer and wine will be sold. A copy of the commemorative booklet being published for the centennial is included in the price of the ticket.
Tickets for the dinner cost $25 each or $40 for two. The ticket includes a full buffet dinner with beverages, wine and dessert. A copy of the commemorative booklet is included for each ticket holder.
Additional copies of the booklet can be purchased for $5.
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For information and registration, go to www.saintedwardracine.org/100th-anniversary or call 262-636-8040.
SIENA RETREAT CENTER PROGRAMS
These programs will be held at Siena Retreat Center, 5637 Erie St., Caledonia:
“Exploring Prayer in Recovery,” 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 19 and Oct. 3. Participants will explore types of prayer that allow individuals to simply “be with” a power greater than themselves. This series is for all wanting to explore prayer, or anyone involved in 12-step programs, as well as those who are spiritual companions for those in recovery. The fee is $10 per session.
“Grieving Through the Seasons,” 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21. This is a day-long spiritual retreat for adults who are grieving the death of someone. The day will integrate natural patterns of the grieving experience with the natural rhythms and changes of the seasons. The $55 fee includes a $10 non-refundable deposit, handouts and noon meal.
“Sacred Sites Day Pilgrimage: Baha’i House of Worship,” 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22. This day pilgrimage will offer the opportunity to learn about the Baha’i faith and be inspired by its teachings, art, architecture and music. The Baha’i House of Worship in Wilmette, Ill., has become a landmark visited by people from around the world. The $75 fee includes a $10 non-refundable deposit, transportation, guided reflection en route and lunch.
For more information or to register for a program, go to SienaRetreatCenter.org or call 262-898-2590.