News & Events

News & Events

For more information on any of these news or events, contact Jane Buse-Miller, Director of Communications, at 563.588.2008 or info@dbqpbvms.org.

In Memory of Sister Annette Skyles

February 8, 1930 – June 1, 2022
We remember our beloved Sister Annette Skyles who died June 1, 2022. Funeral services will be Monday, June 6, in the Sacred Heart Chapel at the Sisters of the Presentation in Dubuque, Iowa. Visitation will be from 9:30-11 a.m. with a wake service at 9:30 a.m. and funeral service at 11 a.m. Visitors will be required to show proof of vaccination or wear a mask.

Pentecost Women’s Prayer

June 5, 2022
Join us as we explore the Gift of the Holy Spirit as told in the Bible using a lectio divina style prayer and reflection.

2022 Scholarship & Award Recipients

We are pleased to announce this year’s recipients of our scholarships.

In Memory of Claudette Hill

March 18, 1940 – April 17, 2022
Claudette Hill has been a Presentation associate for over 10 years. She is remembered with much love and gratitude and will be greatly missed.

Praying with the Sisters

June 28, 2022
Pray the Sunday Scripture with other women of faith and Catholic sisters

Chicago’s Got Sisters

May 21, 2022
Join us for an in-person Chicago’s Got Sisters! We will visit two communities of women religious, have time for prayer & reflection, one-on-one conversation with sisters and brief introductions to a diverse group of sister’s communities and charisms, and time for questions.

Easter Women’s Prayer

April 24, 2022
Join us for a Easter Women’s Prayer. We will explore the Gospel story of Mary Magdalene at the empty tomb using a lectio divina style prayer and reflection

Dubuque’s Got Sisters

April 30, 2022
Explore. Pray. Meet Sisters. Ask questions. Reflect with others. Have fun!

Exploring Intersections: Catholic Sisters on Racism, Migration and Climate

Are you looking for constructive, nuanced conversation about the big issues of our day? Watch past episodes of Exploring Intersections: Catholic Sisters on Racism, Migration and Climate, a year-long monthly discussion series focusing on a specific social issue and how it intersects with racism, migration and climate in a thought-provoking and engaging conversation.

Justice Action

Our February justice action offers education on how mental illness and violence intersect, particularly in the lives of women. We invite you to join us on our journey toward justice as we commit to see with new eyes what is happening in our world, to pray for God’s wisdom and guidance, and to act.

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