Events this Week at Newman


 Tuesday, April 17th from 5:30 to 10 pm – The Dating Project
A one night movie event!  Is there a better way to find love than swiping left or right? Follow the story of 5 single adults as they navigate the dating scene.  Join us on a road trip to Rockford. Cost $12.50. To watch the trailer, visit . To RSVP please contact Denise Sanders at or call (815)787-7770 ext 23Tuesday, April 17th at 8:30 pm – Rosary
All are invited to pray the Rosary every Tuesday during the semester in the Chapel.  Prayer is powerful.

Wednesday, April 18th from 8 to 10 pm – Spirit & Life
Join us every Wednesday evening as we worship the real presence of Jesus Christ in the Blessed Sacrament through prayer, song and sacred silence.  Confession will be available at 8:30 pm. The evening continues with 9 pm Mass. Mass will be followed by fellowship and pizza.  Join us and bring a friend.

Thursday, April 19th from 5 to 8 pm – Hope Haven Meal Making! 
All college students are invited to join us in the Newman Kitchen.  The basic schedule is as follows:
5pm- Meet at Newman Kitchen to prepare/cook meal
6:45- Transport meal (by carpool) to Hope Haven
7:00- 8:00- Serve the meal, eat with residents and help clean up
Come for all or part.  No experience is necessary. Just come with a willing heart and a servant’s spirit!

Sunday, April 22nd at Noon – Mass on the Grass
Join us at the NIU West Lagoon (North of Stevenson Towers) to celebrate Mass outdoors!  Bring a lawn chair or blanket.  Parking is available in the west lot.
Winter Weather Location: the Newman Center

Join us for a BBQ after Mass on the Grass! The BBQ and outdoor games will be set up on the front lawn of the Brick (facing Garden st). Franciscan Brothers and Sisters of the Eucharist will be visiting from Chicago. Please bring a dish to pass!

Newman Catholic School Year Mass Schedule:
Saturdays at 4:30 pm

Sundays at 8 am, 10:15 am, 12 pm, and 9 pm

Newman Catholic Summer Mass Schedule:

Saturdays at 4:30 pm

Sundays at 8 am and 10:15 am

Calendar of Events

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  • NIK family

  • Dinner with the NIK family

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  • Hope haven

  • Free Dinner

  • Orchard Trip

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  • Welcome Week

  • Spirit and Life

  • Scavenger Hunt

  • Bowling Night

  • Welcome Week

  • Ultimate Frisbee

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  • welcome week events

  • tailgate

  • spirit and life

  • st maria goretti

  • BBQ

  • BBQ

  • Bishop Lane Retreat Center