A Seekers of Silence Contemplative Saturday Morning will be held Dec. 7 at Blessed John XXIII Catholic Center in Knoxville. David Waite will speak on the topic “The Twelve Steps of Recovery.” Coffee and tea will be served at 8:30 a.m.; the workshop will run from 9 a.m. to noon. Bring a bag lunch. RSVP to the John XXIII parish office at 865-523-7931.
Holy Ghost Church in conjunction with St. Joseph School is collecting gifts for children who are clients of the Crazy Quilt Friendship Center in Newcomb. Donations of new or slightly used toys can be dropped off until Friday, Dec. 6, at the Holy Ghost Church rectory or at St. Joseph School. For more information, contact Merilee Kerwin at 865-297-2558.
The sixth annual Father Albert J. Henkel Memorial Golf Tournament supporting the Ladies of Charity of Knoxville is scheduled for Friday, May 2, at Egwani Farms Golf Course in Rockford. Visit the website www.ladiesofcharitygolf.com for more details or contact Jim Fuhr at firstname.lastname@example.org.