Saints Cyril and Methodius Church, 1315 2nd St NE, will host their annual Church Festival Saturday, Aug. 17, 10 am-9 pm. They will have a soccer tournament, volleyball tournament, Ecuadorian food, kids’ games, beer wagon, ice cream and traditional dance performance. Sunday Aug. 18, 11:30 am-4 pm. Mass at 9 am in English and at 10:30 am in Spanish. There will be food and prizes with a raffle drawing at 4 pm. Info: 612-379-9736.
Annual Mother, Daughter, Sister, Friend, Ladies Tea Luncheon at Grace Lutheran Church, 1500 6th St. NE, Saturday, May 4, 1-3 pm. Tickets: Ladies $15, Young Ladies 5-12 yrs $7, and Little Ladies under 5 yrs free. Tickets: Call the Church Office at 612-788-2444 or email Snooky1022@comcast.net. Reservations required and paid for by Tuesday, April 30. Hats strongly encouraged; no jeans, please.
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.
Community United Methodist Church of Columbia Heights, 950 Gould Ave. NE, invites you to join them for their Annual Salad Luncheon, Thursday, April 25, 11 am-1 pm. Crafts and baked goods are also for sale and takeout is a great option for short lunch hours. CUMC is located behind the Heights Theater and is handicapped accessible. Tickets are $9. Info: 763 788 9009, communitymethodistchurch.org.
Experience what the last days of Jesus’s life might have been like. Understand what led to the cross. Appreciate what led to Easter. All ages welcome. This dramatic re-enactment will be presented on Thursday, April 18 and Friday, April 19, 7-8 pm. First Lutheran Church of Columbia Heights, 1555 40th Ave. NE. Info: flcch.org/events. A freewill donation will be accepted.
St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church, 825 51st Ave. NE, 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.