Parish Groups & Activities

Parish Groups & Activities

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is offered every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00  8:00 p.m. in the St. Ann Adoration Chapel. Contact persons: Roger & Beth Tilling, 816-524-8570.

Adult Bible Study:  Adults are welcome to join the Adult Bible Study on Wednesday evenings at 6:45 p.m. to share the Word of God in a small group setting. Contact person: Brad Knipp, 816-525-9321.

Divine Donuts: Divine Donuts is an opportunity for parishioners to share fellowship. Hosted by the Parish Community Committee, Divine Donuts is the third weekend of the month after all Masses. Contact person: Jane Krawczyk, 816-251-1119.

Holy Donuts: Tuesday mornings with “Holy Donuts” is a popular weekly gathering at Presentation. Join us after the 8:15 a.m. Mass in the Mulligan/Scheer room for delicious donuts, pastries, coffee and fellowship with others. Contact persons: Margaret Rennau, 816-554-1213 and Marilyn Mabry, 816-524-0574.

Knights of Columbus Council #6819: Knights of Columbus is a Catholic men’s organization (age 18 or older) that promotes charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism. The K of C meets the second Tuesday of the month. There are many parish events that members of the K of C supports including: parish breakfast on the first Sunday of the month (October through April), Las Vegas Night and many more special events. Contact person, Grand Knight, Thomas Wankum,

Monthly Bridge Bunch: The “Bridge Bunch” meets the third Monday of each month at 9:30 a.m. in the Etue room. New bridge players are always welcome. Contact person: Louis Bosso, 816-554-0702.

Respect Life Group: The Respect Group meets periodically to plan and coordinate Pro-Life awareness and events in the Parish including the annual Roses for Life Campaign in January, March for Life Pilgrimage and Mother’s Day flowers. Contact person: Andrea Harrington, 816-525-2619.

Rosary Group:  The Rosary Group prays the rosary every Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. in the Adoration Chapel. Contact person: Kathy Hilbert, 816-525-3344.

Scouts: Cub Scouts/Boy Scouts: Presentation Parish is the home of Boy Scout Troop 391 and Cub Scout Pack 391. Troop  meetings are Monday evenings, 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. in the Scout Room located on the third floor of the Yellow House. Contact  persons: Randy Rotert, and Rocky Kuhlman, 816-524-0362. Cub Scout Pack meetings are the fourth Monday  of the month at 7:00  p.m.  Contact person: Kevin Albright, and Alex Eckert , Girl Scouts: contact the Parish Office, 251-1100.

Senior Saints: The Senior Saint Ministry at Presentation provides parishioners 60+ with opportunities for ministry, prayer, and social connections within the Parish. Annual events include: Blessing and Call to Ministry, Valentine’s Day Ice Cream Social, and Picnic. Sports for Adults and Youth  Presentation Parish offers a variety of sports programs for adults and youth in the parish. Contact persons: Helen Merrigan, 816-524-6143 and Darlene Domann, 816-524-5720.

Adult Volleyball: Adults (college age or older) are invited to play volleyball on Sunday nights at 5:30 p.m. in the gym. Contact persons: Mike and Jackie Chamberlain, 816-525-6658.

Men’s Basketball: Men ages 21 & older are invited to play basketball on Wednesday evenings at 8:30 p.m. and Sunday evenings at 8:00 p.m. in the gym. Contact person: Justin Collet, 816-434-5912.

Youth Sports: Boys and girls are invited to play parochial league sports to include flag football, basketball, volleyball, and track at Presentation. Registration information for fall, winter and spring programs is published in the parish bulletin. Contact person: Tim Waris, 816-373-1102.

St. Cecilia Guild: The St. Cecilia Guild supports the music ministry of both parish and school. Meetings are the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The Guild hosts the annual Chocolate Festival in February, close to Valentine’s Day. Contact person: David Armstrong, 816- 251-1110.

St. Joseph Guild: The St. Joseph Guild activities focus on prayer, service and socializing. The Guild raises funds for parish and community groups, serves funeral lunches and assists with many parish events. They meet the first Thursday of the month at 12:30 p.m. Contact person: Mary Annette Frisbee, 816-623-3509.

Young Families of Presentation: The Young Families of Presentation provides the opportunity for parents with preschool and elementary aged children to gather together. Contac person: Jane Krawczyk, 816-251-1119.

Women’s Ministry: The Parish Community Committee hosts a Fall and Spring women’s retreat and a women’s prayer service in the Spring. Information about these events is published in the bulletin. Contact person: Jane Krawczyk, 816-251-1119.