Feel free to be excited, too! 🙂 Summer at The Well tickets available here. Details about the gathering here.
The sweet and sentimental cards received by mothers last weekend are being tucked away for safe-keeping. Others have made their way into the recycling bin. If the greetings from your family fell short this year, keep reading. I have a story to share, one I had forgotten until this past weekend. My oldest was seven Read more about FOMOW[…]
The excitement is building around central Iowa for Saturday’s opening day of the 2017 Des Moines Farmers’ Market. Fresh and Local: urban and rural communities coming together, 300 vendors helping to nourish the community with locally-grown produce and flowers, farm fresh eggs and cheese, locally produced baked goods and Iowa-raised meat. The encounter at the Read more about Like a Farmers’ Market: Fresh and Local[…]
Tickets for the June 24 Summer at The Well encounter are now on sale. To purchase tickets, please click over to the Whoozin ticket registration system here. The early bird registration rate is $60 through May 22. After, the price increases to $65. The gathering will be held at Palmer Hall in St. Thomas Aquinas in Indianola; Read more about Summer at The Well: Tickets On Sale Now[…]
“The bigger the dreams God plants in our hearts, the more easily we can become discouraged.” I recently heard that quote while listening to a Fr. Mike Schmitz’ podcast. He was paraphrasing St. Thérèse of Lisieux, and it immediately caught my attention because 1) as those who will attend the summer gathering on June 24 will soon Read more about Ticket Launch Update | 2017 Summer at The Well[…]
Image Credit: Vanderbilt University Library/Sam Chester If you would have asked me a few days ago, I would have told you, “I hate Lent. I dread it.” I have been practicing Lenten observances for a relatively short period of time. I’m a convert to Catholicism, and the other denominations I practiced never made a big deal Read more about Praying with the Samaritan Woman During Lent[…]
To the 160+ women who came out on a cold night during a busy season for Advent at The Well, thank you! To those who couldn’t attend due to other obligations, we missed you. Here are a few bits and pieces from the evening. I’ve been asked several times: Was Katie Patrizio’s talk recorded? Yes! Katie’s talk was Read more about Advent at The Well: A Recap and an Exciting Announcement![…]
Look what Mary Tice sent me today (the picture, not the mug nor that fun drink inside it)! The Well coffee mugs arrived on Mary’s front porch this week, and not only are we happy with their quality, we are ready to sell one to you. Given we’ve received responses from women who cannot attend Read more about Mugs for Sale![…]
Registration is now open for Advent at The Well. Details follow. The Details Tuesday, December 6 – the Feast of St. Nicholas. The event will be held at the Windsor Heights Community Center, just west of Des Moines with easy access off I-235. Doors open at 6:45 PM. Programming for Advent at The Well ends at 9:00 PM. Women Read more about Register now for Advent at The Well[…]
The RSVP invite for Advent at The Well goes live tomorrow, Saturday, November 12, at 7:00AM. Also, here’s a sneak peek at your “Well-inspired” coffee mug for the event. Ordering info available tomorrow as well. See you back here soon!