Groups + Community

Find a group that interests you, and get connected in the community here at Holy Family!

Adult Bible Study

The adult bible study groups offer seasonal and thematic scripture study programs. There is typically a fall and spring session, taking a break in the summers. Two times in the week are offered: Wednesday nights (6:30-8:00pm), and Thursday mornings (9:00-11:00am).

Holy Family Men of Faith

Men come together to study the richness of the Catholic Faith and learn how to apply it to their daily lives to become better fathers, husbands, brothers, assoicates, and Christen men. The group gathers for a light breakfast at 6:00am on Tuesdays followed by a video presentation and discussion. All sessions end at 7:20am. Ten to twelve sessions run from September through November and February through April. The summer series meets from 6:30-7:30am and breakfast will not be served. 

St. Catherine of Sienna Women's Bible Study

The women of this group study scripture, seasonal prayer and books on religious topics. The group meets Sunday mornings from 9:40-10:40am September through May. 

Thursday Evening Bridge Group

This group plays Bridge from enjoyment. Substitutes are always welcome. A knowledge of the game is necessary. They meet the third Thursday of the month at 7:00pm August-June. 

Dinner for Eight

Dinner for Eight offers the opportunity for parish members to meet and socialize with other parishioners through a monthly potluck dinner at a host's home. Each group consists of eight or more adults, couples, and/or singles, and meet on the third Saturday evening of the month from September through March (no December)

Participants are assigned randomly each month so members have the opportunity to meet many different people during the year. Each spring, all participants are invited to the culminating Dinner for Eighty held in the Parish Hall.

Holy Family Book Club

The Holy Family Book Club reads one book per month and meets to discuss the book, themes, ideas, and anything else that comes to mind. The books to read for the upcoming months are discussed as a group at meetings; all genres are welcome. Holy Family Book Club typically meets on the thrid Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm. 

Men's Club

The Men's Club provides opportunity for fellowship and service for men of all ages. Fund-raising activities include Lenten fish dinners, trivia night, and Texas Hold'em tournaments to help groups or individuals in need throughout the parish community. Social activities include watching sports events, playing cards, nights out to a Royals Game or to the local pool hall. The men meet on the second Monday of the month at 7:30pm for an hour or less, followed by social time, in September through May. 

St. Joseph's Women's Group

This group provides opportunities for friendship, fellowship, and service for parish women. They coordinate funeral dinners, maintain parish linens, make 'Heartwarmer' fleece blankets for people recovering from illness, in addition to providing other services. They hold an annual nut and candy sale to raise funds. Monthly meetings occur on the second Tuesday afternoon of the month, September through May.

Young Adult Ministries (YAM)

This peer community provides the opportunity for those 21-35 years old to grow in the fellowship of the Lord through service, social activities, and scripture. Additionally, there is a men's and women's bible study/fellowship group. 

Knights of Columbus - Holy Family Council

The Knights of Columbus perform numerous works of charity and offer opportunities for fellowship for Catholic men 18 and older. They meet on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00pm, and other events as necessary.

Knights of Columbus - Ladies Auxiliary

The ladies support the parish's Knights of Columbus Council. You must be a spouse or daughter of a Knight. They meet the second Thursday of the month, at 7:00pm, and other events as necessary.

Serra Club of Kansas City, North

This group fosters and promostes vocations to the priesthood, support preists, and encourage vocations to the religious life. With sister clubs, they hold a golf tournament, picnic, and Christmas pary for seminarians and priests. They meet on the third Tuesday of each month, usually at St. Patrick's Church, for a dinner, speaker, and meeting. 

Journeying Forward Together: Widow and Widowers Group

This group provides support for those who have lost a loved one. They meet on the second Saturday of the month at 3:30pm. 

  • Contact: Lisa Conaway (816-734-8748)