The Queen of May Dinner and Auction will benefit the Immaculate Conception Catholic School in Columbia Heights, Friday, May 3, 5:30 pm in the church hall at 4030 Jackson St. NE. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, dinner, a silent auction, and an exciting live auction with a professional auctioneer. $60 reserved seat tickets are required and available to purchase in the parish office, online: ICCSonline.org, or by phone: 763-788-9065 ext. 221. Info: school.iccsonline.org/qom.
St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church, 825 51st Ave. NE in Columbia Heights will serve a free community dinner on Tuesday, April 9, 5:30-6:30 pm.This month’s dinner will include sloppy joes, green beans, orange tapioca salad, and cookies for dessert. All are welcome. St. Timothy’s serves a free community dinner on the second Tuesday of each month. For more information call 763-571-9721.
“Ready, Set, Serve!,” youth gathering for grades 8-11 on Saturday, April 6, 9 am-12 pm at Immaculate Conception Church, 4030 Jackson St. NE, Columbia Heights. Learn why God calls us to serve and what it means with former NET Ministries missionaries Sarah Ashmore and Colby Buntin. Cost $5; scholarships available, breakfast/continental lunch included. Come solo, bring your friends or youth group. Walk-ups welcome, pre-registration appreciated, call 763-788-9062 or visit ICCSonline.org. Info: parish.iccsonline.org/news/ready-set-serve-youth-gathering.
Healing Mass with Celebrant Father Jim Livingston, Tuesday, April 2, 7 pm at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 4030 Jackson St. NE, Columbia Heights. All are welcome. Info: 763-788-9062, ICCSonline.org.
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 4030 Jackson St. NE, Columbia Heights, will host a Women’s Lenten Retreat, Saturday, March 30, 9 am-1 pm, presented by Yen Fasano. Yen has dedicated nearly two decades working with the young and young-at-heart, teaching and sharing in Catholic schools, parishes, and local settings. She comes with a list of vocational titles including wife and mother of three. All titles aside, her proudest form of identification will always be “beloved daughter of God.” Join them as they explore this year’s theme, “Heart of the Beloved.” $20 registration and light breakfast 8:30-9 am, lunch served at noon. Reservations are due by March 22 to Diane Tieden, 1000 41st Ave. NE #319, Columbia Heights, MN 55421. Checks payable to IC-CCW. Info: 763-788-1897.
A lasagna dinner will be presented by Grace Lutheran Church on Saturday, March 9 with seating from 5-6:30 pm. There will be music and candlelight. Ticket: Adults $15, Children 5-12 $5, 4 and under are free. There is a family ticket available for $40 with a two adult maximum. They are located in Grace Center for Community Life, 1500 6th St. NE on the 5th Street side, door #3. Call 612-788-2444 to make reservations or go to gracenempls.org/lasagna to order or purchase tickets online. Vegetarian lasagna will be available. Tell your friends and bring your sweetheart.
Grace Lutheran is postponing its Lasagna Dinner, scheduled for Saturday, March 9, due to the predicted snowstorm. They will host the dinner next Saturday March 16 at the same time. All purchased tickets will be honored, and anyone who cannot make the 3/16 rescheduling will have their tickets refunded.
St. Cyril’s Church Basement, (handicap accessible), 1301 2nd St. NE. Sunday, Dec. 2, 8 am-1 pm. Menu includes: eggs, sausage, pancakes, baked chicken, rice, mac and cheese, hominy (Ecuadorian dish), and salad. They will also have drinks: punch, orange juice, soda, water, and coffee. $10 all you can eat. $6 children 5-12. Under 5 eat free. Everyone is welcome.
St. Hedwig Women’s Club Christmas Fair will take place Saturday, Dec 1, 9:30 am-5:30 pm, and Sunday, Dec. 2, 9 am-12 pm. (Elevator available.) There will be coffee, hot chocolate, and cookies available, as well as other activities. St Hedwig’s Catholic Church, 129 29th Ave. NE. Info: Dr. Carolyn Kraskey, 612-789-8077.
St. Clement Catholic Church, 901, 24th Ave. NE, will hold their annual Baskets and Blanket Drawing and Bake Sale, on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 10 am with the drawings at 1 pm. All are welcome.
Grace Lutheran Church, 1500 6th St. NE, will have their annual Sauerkraut Supper and Quilt Raffle on Saturday, Nov. 3 with seatings at 4 pm and 5:30 pm. Join them for pork tenderloin, sauerkraut, rutabagas, potatoes and more. A vegetarian option will be available. The tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for children ages 5-12, with children under 5 free. A family ticket is available for $40 with a two adult limit. The entrance doors for the supper are on the 6th St. side door #2 or the 5th St. side door #3. Call 612-788-2444 or go to gracenempls.org/supper to reserve tickets.