Calendar

Click here for archdiocesan events

Dining out

Guardian Angel’s Men’s Club Breakfast Buffet — April 22: 8 a.m.–1 p.m. at 8260 Fourth St. N., Oakdale. You’re invited to an all-you-care-to-eat breakfast buffet. Lots of favorites including pancakes, french toast, sausage, biscuits and gravy, potatoes, bacon and more. Come for the meal and stay for the community. Adults 13 and up eat for $10, kids 6-12 are $5 and kids under 5 eat free! https://www.guardian-angels.org/event/1115743-2018-04-22-mens-club-breakfast-buffet/.

Loretto Knights of Columbus pancake breakfast — April 22: 8–11 a.m. at 150 Railway St. E., Loretto. All you can eat pancakes and sausage served at your table with orange juice, milk, and coffee, Free will offering. http://www.saintsppta.org.

Taste of Lebanon Dinner — April 22: 11:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. at St. Maron Maronite, 602 University Ave., Minneapolis. Authentic Lebanese specialties. Adults $17, children $8. All proceeds go to Church.
For info call 612-379-2758 or go to http://www.stmaron.com.

A Taste of Spain: 11th Annual Feast of the Golden Fork — April 28: 6:30–9 p.m. at Holy Childhood, 1435 Midway Parkway, St Paul. This six course Spanish theme dinner is a fund-raiser for the Holy Childhood Choir. Tickets are $65/person in advance. Contact Holy Childhood Office, or a choir member. Four raffles will be held for a large variety of prizes. Please advise of any dietary needs. http://holychildhoodparish.org/.

St. Gerard Crawfish and Shrimp Boil — May 5: 6 p.m. at 9600 Regent Ave. N., Brooklyn Park. The Boil follows 5 p.m. Mass. Come enjoy crawfish, shrimp, corn, and potatoes ($10/lb). The evening will also include line dancing, music, and beer. Fun for the whole family. Pre-sale (food only): Fri, May 4, at 4 p.m. and Sat, May 5, at 1 p.m. http://www.st-gerard.org/.

60th Franciscan International Award Dinner — May 10: 6 p.m. at 16385 St. Francis Lane, Prior Lake. Join us at The Wilds Golf Club in Prior Lake. ‘Risen Savior Missions’, a local service organization, will be the recipient of this year’s award. Gathering with social hour begins at 6 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. Award presentation will follow. Ticket are $65/person. Please call (952)447-2182 to register. http://www.franciscanretreats.net.

A Night in New Orleans North — July 7: 6–11 p.m. at The Gathering Place, 680 Mill St. Excelsior. Enjoy Bubba’s John’s Oyster House, the finest Jambalaya and Jazz north of New Orleans. Specialty drinks, limited auction items. Proceeds fund the Excelsior Knights of Columbus Scholarship Fund for Catholic Education, K -12. $30 a person. Register for an evening of fine dining at http://www.stjohns-excelsior.org.

Music

Luke Spehar album release concert — April 20: 7:30 p.m. at O’Shaughnessy Educational Center, University of St. Thomas, 2115 Summit Ave., St. Paul. We are all on a journey – whether it be mind, body or soul. Join Luke Spehar as he releases his newest album, The Pilgrim. Spehar’s heartfelt lyrics, distinct voice, and complex finger-style guitar work have captured audiences throughout the country. https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3356238.

Oakdale combined choirs sing to end hunger — April 21: 7 p.m. at Guardian Angels, 8260 Fourth St. N., Oakdale. The Minnesota Mormon Chorale, Guardian Angels Choir and choir members from other Oakdale churches present a musical event to help end hunger in our community. Freewill donations accepted to help Raise the Roof of the brand new, 6,000 square foot home for Christian Cupboard Emergency Food Shelf. https://www.guardian-angels.org/event/1113618-2018-04-21-oakdale-area-combined-choirs-sing-to-fight-hunger/.

Missa Gaia – Earth Mass — May 4: 7 p.m. at 4455 S. Robert Trail, Eagan. St. Thomas Becket Musicians and guests present Missa Gaia, an environmental concert Mass written by Paul Winter that features soprano sax, choir, and the calls of animals. Fr. Michael Joncas will read excerpts from Pope Frances’s Laudato Si. Free will offering. Hospitality following. http://87e3fe3a943b5d2ccdf2-0124caf76e8af9e3c2f1a6d1f3dfd30b.r43.cf2.rackcdn.com/uploaded/p/0e7155258_1522158533_pdf-missa-gaia-2018-sign-up.pdf.

Common Sound Music Festival — June 17: 4–9 p.m. at 5225 Barry St. W., St. Louis Park. Benilde-St. Margaret’s and Beth El Synagogue present the Common Sound inaugural outdoor concert. Live music from the Gin Blossoms, Big Wu, Amanda, and Berek Awend, and more! https://www.besyn.org/event/common-sound/.

Ongoing groups

Job transitions and networking group — every Tuesday 7–8:30 a.m. at 7180 Hemlock Lane, Maple Grove. Are you unemployed, underemployed, looking to make a job change. Then join us to network, share ideas and learn about the job search process. This faith based meeting will take place every Tuesday at St Joseph the Worker. If you have questions email Bob at bob.sjtw@gmail.com. http://http://www.sjtw.net/job-transition-networking-group.

Dementia support group — Second Tuesday of each month: 7–9 p.m. at The Benedictine Center at St. Paul’s Monastery, 2675 Benet Road, Maplewood. 651-777-7251 or http://http://www.stpaulsmonastery.org.

CARITAS cancer support group — Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m.–noon at St. Joseph’s Hospital, second floor, maternity classroom 2500, 45 W. 10th St., St. Paul.

Parish events

Being a Beacon of Love: Living in Faith, Hope and Charity presented by Jean Stolpestad — April 25: 8:45 a.m. at Nativity of Our Lord, Steiner Hall, 1900 Stanford Ave., St. Paul. All grandparents are invited to an event of enrichment, encouragement, prayer and fellowship. Refreshments will be served. Any questions, please contact Lilee 651-414-9367. https://www.parish.nativity-mn.org/.

Cinco de Mayo Taco Sale — May 5: 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe, 401 Concord St., St. Paul. Looking for delicious homemade tacos at a great price? Stop by Saturday May 5th,  starting at 11 a.m. until sold out. Tacos $3.00 each. Pop & Water $1.00. Tacos sold in Social Hall. 651-228-0506 http://www.olgspchurch.com.

Pax Christi Parishioners’ Art Exhibit — Through May 13: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. at 12100 Pioneer Trail (enter door 3), Eden Prairie. Please join us for an eclectic show filled with watercolors, acrylic paintings, sculpture and photography submitted by parish members. The show theme: New Life: The Birth of Spring includes works by more than a dozen local artists. http://www.paxchristi.com.

50th reunion: St. Matthew Class of 1968 Class/Community of Saints All School Reunion — May 19 and 20 at 490 Hall Ave., St. Paul. Saturday, May 19th, the class of 1968 event will begin with Mass at 4 p.m. followed by social gathering in social hall. Fr. Adrian will offer a blessing and short reflection. Sunday, May 20th the all school reunion will begin with Mass at 11 a.m. followed by social gathering in social hall. Come worship together and join classmates and friends for food and conversation. https://www.st-matts.org/.

Taste of St. Mary’s — May 20: 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m. at St. Mary’s, 261 E. Eighth St., St. Paul. Ethnic food booths, bake sale, raffle, games, crafts and flea market. http://stmarystpaul.org.

Fiesta dinner and dance — Sept. 16: 12–3 p.m. at St. Mary’s, 261 E. Eighth St., St. Paul. Authentic Mexican Dinner $25/couple, $15/adults, $7/6-12 year olds, 5 and under free. http://stmarystpaul.org.

Fall Booya Festival — Oct. 7: 11 a.m.–3 p.m. at St. Mary’s, 261 E. Eighth St., St. Paul. Delicious Booya, raffle, games and Silent Auction, $6/bowl, $15/quart. http://stmarystpaul.org.

Annual Christmas Faire — Nov. 18: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. at St. Leonard of Port Maurice, 3953 Clinton Ave. S., Minneapolis. Breakfast, silent auction, raffle, crafts, bake sale. http://stleonardmn.org.

Prayer/worship

Taize Prayer — First Friday of each month: 7:30 p.m. at St. Richard, 7540 Penn Ave. S., Richfield. http://www.strichards.com/first-fridays.

Taize Prayer — Third Friday of each month: 7 p.m. at The Benedictine Center at St. Paul’s Monastery, 2675 Benet Road, Maplewood. 651-777-7251 or http://www.stpaulsmonastery.org.

Come together ecumenical prayer service at Our Lady of Grace — April 29: 3–5 p.m. at 5071 Eden Ave., Edina. People of all faiths coming together to pray and talk about solutions to violence on many different levels: in the home, neighborhood, city, country, world. With scripture readings, reflections, conversation, and a peace walk in the neighborhood, blessing homes and community. All welcome. http://www.olgparish.org.

Taize Payer — May 18: 7–9 p.m. St. Paul’s Monastery, 2675 Benet Road, Maplewood. Taize prayer consists of simple chants based on Scripture with periods of silence, creating an environment helping participants encounter the mystery of God. Refreshments served after. http://www.benedictinecenter.org.

Retreats

Women’s weekend retreat — April 20-22 at Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, 16385 St. Francis Lane, Prior Lake. Experience the excitement of our 2018 theme: Towards a Spirituality of Joy: love more, laugh more, be not afraid. Four talks (conferences) interspersed with a generous blend of open time to let you enjoy sacraments or spiritual direction. http://www.franciscanretreats.net/womens_retreat.aspx.

Women’s Midweek Retreat — May 15-17 at Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, 16385 St. Francis Lane, Prior Lake. Experience the excitement of our theme for 2018: Towards a Spirituality of Joy: love more, laugh more, be not afraid. Four talks (conferences) interspersed with a generous blend of open time to let you enjoy sacraments or spiritual direction. http://www.franciscanretreats.net/womens_retreat.aspx.

Men’s retreat: Becoming Transformed — May 31-June 1 at St. Paul’s Monastery, 2675 Benet Road, Maplewood. Men will explore the transforming nature of the Christian journey, while considering their unique perspectives and the issues they’re facing in this changing world. http://www.benedictinecenter.org.

Silent Retreat — June 21-24 at 16385 St. Francis Lane, Prior Lake. Find peace and energy through three days of conferences, guided prayer, holy hours, reconciliation, generous open time, and spiritual direction. Enjoy 60 acres of forest, prairie, trails or Labyrinth. Open to men/women. Call 952-447-2182 or register online at http://www.franciscanretreats.net/register. http://www.franciscanretreats.net/silent_retreat_annual.aspx.

Healing retreat for Men and Women with Fr. Matt Linn, SJ — July 20-21 at King’s House Retreat Center, 621 First Ave. S., Buffalo. Healing the Deepest Hurts with Contemplation. This retreat will use Ignatian contemplation of the life of Jesus to heal the fear, anger, guilt and shame of our own life.” http://www.kingshouse.com.

Silent Retreat — Aug 9-12 at 16385 St. Francis Lane, Prior Lake. Find peace and energy through three days of conferences, guided prayer, holy hours, reconciliation, generous open time, and spiritual direction. Enjoy 60 acres of forest, prairie, trails or Labyrinth. Open to men/women. Call 952-447-2182 or register online at http://www.franciscanretreats.net/register. http://www.franciscanretreats.net/silent_retreat_annual.aspx.

Silent Retreat — Sept. 20-23 at 16385 St. Francis Lane, Prior Lake. Find peace and energy through three days of conferences, guided prayer, holy hours, reconciliation, generous open time, and spiritual direction. Enjoy 60 acres of forest, prairie, trails or Labyrinth. Open to men/women. Call 952-447-2182 or register online at http://www.franciscanretreats.net/register. http://www.franciscanretreats.net/silent_retreat_annual.aspx 4/16/2018 16:49.

Conferences/workshops

Order Franciscans Secular (OFS) — Third Sunday of each month: 1 p.m. at Catholic Charities, 1200 Second Ave. S., Minneapolis. Come and learn more about this group of lay Catholic men and women striving to observe the gospel of Jesus Christ by following the example of St. Francis who made Christ the inspiration and center of his life with God and people. For more information call 952-922-5523.

Introduction to Centering Prayer — May 19: 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m. St. Paul’s Monastery, 2675 Benet Road, Maplewood. Participants will learn about this ancient form of prayer that will help them listen to God’s invitation for a deeper relationship. All sessions taught by Benedictine Sisters Virginia Matter and Jackie Leiter. Sr. Virginia was commissioned by Fr. Thomas Keating. http://www.benedictinecenter.org.

St. John the Baptist parish presents: Treasures of the Church, An Exposition of Sacred Relics — May 30: 6 p.m. at 680 Mill St., Excelsior. Fr. Carlos Martins of the Companions of the Cross present over 150 relics of the Catholic Church, some believed to be as old as 2000 years. Participants will learn about the relics and be able to venerate them. Attendees are encouraged to bring articles of devotion or pictures of sick loved ones. http://www.stjohns-excelsior.org/parish.

Singles

Sunday Spirits walking group for 50-plus Catholic singles — ongoing Sundays For Catholic singles to meet and make friends. The group usually meets in St. Paul on Sunday afternoons. Kay at 651-426-3103 or Al at 651-482-0406.

Singles group — ongoing second Saturday each month: 6:15 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul, 9100 93rd Ave. N., Brooklyn Park. Gather for a potluck supper, conversation and games. 763-425-0412.

Schools

Edina Educational Roundtable — April 17: 7–8 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 6820 St. Patrick’s Lane, Edina. This free event, hosted by Saint Thomas Academy and Visitation School, will provide parents and their kids the opportunity to learn from their neighbors how a private school education has benefited their families. http://www.cadets.com/admissions/.

Community Strong – Saint Thomas Academy family night — April 20: 6–8 p.m. at 949 Mendota Heights Road, Mendota Heights. The family night is an annual social event with activities for all ages to enjoy. Family Night has a variety of events to keep all ages entertained, including the heads ‘n’ tails game, a dunk tank and a mobile gaming truck. There is no cost to attend. http://www.cadets.com/support-our-cadets/community-auction/.

Schools Community Strong Gala Night – Saint Thomas Academy community auction — April 21: 5 p.m. at 949 Mendota Heights Road, Mendota Heights. This black-tie optional soiree includes a gourmet meal by the St. Paul Hotel, and a great silent auction, featuring items such as vacation rentals, concert and sporting event tickets, hotel stays, country club memberships and more. The evening ends with a grand live auction. $150/ticket https://secure.maestroweb.com/Default.aspx?OrgID=627.

St. Francis Xavier Spring Fever Extravaganza — April 21: 6 p.m.–midnight at the Education Center, 219 19th St. NW, Buffalo. Evening includes dinner, auctions, and entertainment. This year’s theme is Totally Awesome 80’s! Event is for 21 and older. Tickets available at the school or at the door – $35 each. http://school.stfxb.org.

Immaculate Conception school benefit: Queen of May Dinner and Auction — May 4: 5:30 p.m. at 4030 Jackson St. NE, Columbia Heights. Reserved seat tickets required, $50. For tickets or information call 763-788-9065 or visit https://school.iccsonline.org/.

Speakers

Johan van Parys, Ph.D.:The Power of Sacred Art: Beauty that Saves and Shatters — April 22 and 29: 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. at Basilica of St. Mary, 88 N. 17th St., Minneapolis. These free workshops will provide an overview of the role art has played in the life of the church throughout the ages. We will explore how the arts may assist in the building up of our church and broader community. Johan is the Director of Liturgy and Sacred Arts. http://www.mary.org/news-events/events/power-sacred-art?instance=0#.WqG34GrwaJA.

Restorative Justice and Healing Circles — April 29: 1–3 p.m. at 7180 Hemlock Lane N., Maple Grove. Restorative Justice is based upon an old, commonsense understanding of wrong doing and the belief that crime is a violation of people and interpersonal relationships. Data shows that restorative justice delivers favorable results for all parities affected by a crime or other conflicts. http://www.sjtw.net/restorative-justice.

Life Legal Minnesota Dinner — May 11: 6:15–8:30 p.m. at 1114 American Blvd W., Bloomington. Third Annual Benefit Dinner with keynote speaker Ryan Wilson, Life Legal MN Board Member. With two decades of free abortions in Minnesota: Revisiting Doe v. Gomez, this talk will review the history of abortion funding in Minnesota and discuss options for limiting the court’s ambiguous ruling in Doe v. Gomez. Event begins with a reception at 6:15 p.m. followed by dinner and program, 6:45-8:30 p.m. https://lifelegaldefensefoundation.org/2018/04/13/life-legal-minnesota-benefit-dinner.

Magnificat: Artists Kelly Kruse and Kathryn Heidelberger Reception — May 20: 1:30–3 p.m. at Basilica of Mary, 88 N. 17th St., Minneapolis. Meet artist Kelly Kruse and theologian Kathryn Heidelberger and learn more about their collaboration, Illuminations of Mary’s Song from Luke 1. Exhibit at The Basilica: March 17-May 20. http://www.mary.org/news-events/events/magnificat-illuminations-reception?instance=0#.WqG6SGrwaJA.

Young adults

Archdiocese young adult bowling — April 28: 5:30–8:30 p.m. at Flaherty’s Arden Bowl, 1273 W. County Road E, Arden Hills. Come join young adults (ages 18-39) from across the Archdiocese for a night of fellowship, networking and bowling! Bowl for just $8 (free food and shoe rental). Expect a heavy pastoral presence. Sponsored by many young adult groups across the Archdiocese! See event link for details. http://tiny.cc/archdiocese.

Friday Night at the Friary — Third Friday of each month: 7–9 p.m. at Franciscan Brothers of Peace, 1289 Lafond Ave., St. Paul. Men ages 18-35 are invited for prayer and fellowship. https://www.facebook.com/queenofpeacefriary.

Other events

Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women 86th Convention — April 20-21: 12:30–9 p.m. April 20 and 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m. April 21 at St. Michael, 611 Third St. S., Stillwater. http://www.accwarchspm.org/.

Presentation spring craft sale — April 21: 9 a.m.–3 p.m. at 1725 Kennard St., Maplewood. A variety of vendors offering needlework, wood art, handmade crafts, paintings, children items, lotion and
soap, bakery items , stationery, purses, jewelry and more.

Highland Catholic used book sale — April 20-22 at Lumen Christi, 2055 Bohland Ave., St.Paul. Thousands of used books of all kinds; puzzles, games, dvds and cds. Prices $.50 -$2.50. Preview sale Friday night April 20 from 6–8 p.m. with $10 admission; Saturday open from 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sunday 8:30–noon. Proceeds benefit library and reading programs at Highland Catholic School. http://lumenchristicc.org.

Kirsten Malcolm Berry presents An Invitation Into the Images of the New Testament — April 26: 7–9 p.m. at St. Paul’s Monastery, 2675 Benet Road, Maplewood. Kirsten will take participants on a visual journey through the New Testament using her paintings, and sharing specific Biblical texts behind each piece. Using Lectio Divina, participants will pay attention to how the Holy Spirit is inviting them to a closer relationship to God. http://www.benedictinecenter.org.

C.S. Lewis on Stage: The Most Reluctant Convert — April 27 and 28: 8–9:30 p.m. at Patnages Theater, 710 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis. Awarding-winning actor Max McLean presents his acclaimed portrayal of C.S. Lewis Onstage in The Most Reluctant Convert, a production chronicling C.S. Lewis’s journey from determined atheist to Christian believer. Tickets at: fpatheatre.com https://fpatheatre.com/tour/minneapolis-mrc-2018/.

Bellis Adoption Education and Support — April 28: 11 a.m. at Church of the Annunciation, 509 54th St., Minneapolis. Women’s brunch discusses themes common to all while supporting healing specific to birth mothers. Speakers will shed light on the unique and often untold stories of birth mothers and their families. This free brunch will feature a discussion by a young birth mother and her mother. http://mybellis.org.

A Splash of Color, Spring Salad Luncheon — April 28: 11:45 a.m.–2 p.m. at Guardian Angels, 8260 fourth St. N., Oakdale. Join the Guardian Angels Women’s Club for a luncheon featuring entertainment by the Benson Family Singers. Cost is $10 and a salad to share. https://www.guardian-angels.org/event/1106457-2018-04-28-spring-salad-luncheon/.

Guardian Angels crafters’ spring sale — April 28-29 at 8260 Fourth St. N., Oakdale. Just in time for spring birthdays, teachers gifts and Mother’s Day. Saturday, April 28 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m.; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday April 29. Come out and find unique, one-of-a-kind, handmade items! Also, featuring a plant and bake sale. https://www.guardian-angels.org/event/1110304-2018-04-28-crafters-spring-sale/.

St. Bonaventure garage sale — May 1-3 at Ambrose Hall, 901 E. 90th St., Bloomington. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 1 preview; 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Wednesday May 2;  and 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Thursday, May 3. http://www.saintbonaventure.org.

St. Victoria Rummage Sale — May 3-4 at 8228 Victoria Dr., Victoria. Household, clothing, books, misc.  7 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday May 3; and 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, May 4 (bag and bargain day). http://stvictoria.net/home/rummage-sale/.

St. Gabriel women’s club spring rummage sale — May 3-5 at 1310 Mainstreet, Hopkins. Rummage Sale Sale Dates – 9:30 a.m.–7 p.m. Thursday, May 3;  9:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Friday, May 4; and
9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 5. http://stgabrielhopkins.org/.

Holy Name Spring Rummage Sale — May 3-5 at 3637 11th Ave. S., Minneapolis. 4–8 p.m. Thursday, May 3 ($1 preview); 9 a.m.–7 p.m. Friday, May 4; and 9 a.m.–noon Saturday, May 5 ($2 per bag day). We have books, clothing, furniture, household items, jewelry, toys and more. Check out our Oval Room with nicer items. http://churchoftheholyname.org.

Benilde-St. Margaret’s Treasure Hunt Garage Sale — May 3-5 at 2501 Highway 100 S., St. Louis Park. 4-7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, May 3 and 4:  and 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 5 (half price day). The Parent Association of Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School has gathered donations from its community to create a huge garage sale open to the public. The school’s Haben Center is filled with 15 well-organized departments of new and gently-used items. https://www.bsmschool.org/current-families/parent-association/bsm-garage-sale-treasure-hunt.

World Wide Marriage Encounter Weekend — May 4-6 at Christ the King Retreat Center, 621 First Ave. S., Buffalo. Worldwide Marriage Encounter is a weekend for married Christian couples who value their relationship and desire a richer, fuller life together. This can help married couples turn a good marriage into a GREAT marriage! It’s not a retreat, nor a marriage clinic, nor group sensitivity. http://www.wwme.org.

Blessed Trinity Golf Tournament — May 14: 11 a.m.–7 p.m. at MN Valley Country Club, 6300 Auto Club Road, Bloomington. Join us for a spring day of golf where all the proceeds benefit the mission of Blessed Trinity Catholic School. Registration includes 18 holes of golf, cart, boxed lunch and dinner. Early Bird registration of $100 ends April 23. Registrations goes up to $120 after that. http://www.btcsmn.org/about/GolfTournament.htm.

5th Annual TCCW Garage Sale — May 18 and 19 at Transfiguration gathering space, 6133 15th St. N., Oakdale. 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, May 18; and 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 19. Items include a large array of children’s clothing, toys, household goods, books, jewelry and much more! http://www.transfigurationmn.org.

Sofas and Spokes — May 19: 9 a.m.–noon at 511 Groveland Ave., Minneapolis The annual Downtown Congregations to End Homelessness (DCEH) furniture and adult bicycle drive, “Sofas and Spokes,” is coming soon! Donations of gently used furniture and bicycles are needed to assist in furnishing new apartments and providing transportation. Call 612-317-3413 for more information. http://www.dceh.org.

Spring Rummage Sale  — May 23-25 at St. Cyril’s Church Basement, 1315 Second St., NE., Minneapolis. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, May 23 and 24; and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Friday, May 25. Sale is sponsored by the Ladies Guild and will include clothes, antiques, toys-collectible. Everyone is welcome.

Knights of Columbus bingo — Wednesdays: 6–9 p.m. at Solanus Casey Council Hall, 1920 S. Greeley St., Stillwater.

Elevate Life (formerly TLC Options for Women) 32nd Annual Golf Tournament — August 6: 8 a.m.–8 p.m. at Crystal Lake Golf Club, 16725 Innsbrook Drive, Lakeville. This tournament will help us raise the funds needed to support 35+ Pregnancy Resource Centers in Minnesota and Western Wisconsin with the tools they need to elevate life in their communities. http://www.tlcoptions.org.

Turkey Bingo — Nov. 10: 6–9 p.m. at St. Mary’s, 261 E. Eighth St., St. Paul. Bingo fun and win a Thanksgiving turkey! http://stmarystpaul.org.

Santa Breakfast — Dec. 16: 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m. at St. Mary’s, 261 E. Eighth St., St. Paul. Pancake and egg bake breakfast with Santa, pictures and gifts. http://stmarystpaul.org

Calendar submissions

DEADLINE: The Catholic Spirit is biweekly. Items should be submitted by noon Thursday, 14 days before the anticipated Thursday date of publication (Publication dates). Recurring or ongoing events must be submitted each time they occur.

LISTINGS: Accepted are brief no­tices of upcoming events hosted by Catholic parishes and institutions.

ITEMS MUST INCLUDE the following to be considered for publication in the calendar:

• Time and date of event.

• Full street address of event.

• Contact information in case of questions.

ONLINE: TheCatholicSpirit.com/CalendarSubmissions

For more ways to “get the word out” about your event in archdiocesan communications, view these tips for promoting your event.

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save