Open House at Immaculate Conception Catholic School, Columbia Heights, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 5:30-7 pm. Tour the award-winning preschool-grade 8 school, meet teachers and learn about “Personalized Learning.” Special presentation by Principal Jane Bona at 6 pm. Tuition assistance is available. All are welcome at ICS, 4030 Jackson St. NE. Info: Mary Beth, 763-788-9062 ext. 203, ICCSonline.org.
Spaghetti Dinner and Book Fair at Immaculate Conception Catholic School, Columbia Heights. All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner, $10 adults, $8 seniors, $6 students. Friday, Jan. 24, 4-7 pm. To go meals available. Scholastic Book Fair in the school auditorium, Jan. 24-31. Call or check website for hours. Info: 4030 Jackson St. NE, ICCSonline.org, 763-788-9065.
Sunday, Dec. 22, 5:30 pm, at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 1621 University Ave., organist Samuel Backman will present a 45 minute Advent-themed organ recital and meditation based on the “O Antiphons.” The program will consist of organ works by Flor Peeters, Jehan Alain, Johannes Brahms, J.S. Bach, Alexander Guilmant, Andrew Carter, and Gerard Bunk. Admission is free and there is ample parking. Info: ourholycross.org, facebook.com/holycrossNEMPLS.
It’s time for Community United Methodist Church’s annual Christmas Cookie Walk, Saturday, Dec. 14, 9 am-12 pm. They also have a Santa Shoppe for all children of the community and shoppers at the Cookie Walk. The kids will be allowed to choose one item for each parent/guardian for free, and kids are invited to decorate a cookie and make a Christmas ornament. 950 Gould Ave. NE, Columbia Heights.
Christmas Craft and Bake Sale presented by the Holy Cross Council of Catholic Women, Kolbe Hall, 17th and 4th St. NE. Event features delicious treats, handmade crafts and refreshments. Saturday, Dec. 7, 10 am-6 pm: sloppy joes, hot dogs, and cookies. Sunday, Dec. 8, 8 am-1 pm: rolls and coffee. Also featured: St. Nicholas Square Christmas Village Display and Knights of Columbus Christmas Cards. All are welcome.
Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish invites you to the annual Bake, Craft, and Pierogi sale Saturday, Dec. 7, 9 am-1 pm. The event will take place at the Pulaski Auditorium, 2114, 5th St. NE. All are invited and welcome.
St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church, 825, 51st Ave. NE, Columbia Heights, will hold its annual Bake and Craft Sale from 9 am-2 pm on Saturday, Dec. 7. Lunch will also be served from 11:30 am-1:30 pm. They will have a large variety of baked goods and crafts available, including lefse and krumkake. All are welcome. Any questions call 763-571-9721.
St. Boniface Council of Catholic Women Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 9, 10 am-2 pm, 629 2nd St. NE. Enjoy their wonderful bake sale, craft items, wine/spirits wheel, lollipop tree and their rummage sale. Vendors: Avon, Tupperware, Party Lite. They will be having their famous roast beef sandwiches, raffles and much more. Elevator access. Info: 612-670-7145.