Farewell Reception — for Holy Cross Sister Sister Joseph Cecile Voelker has been re-scheduled for Sunday, July 15 at 4:30 p.m. The reception will be held in the Social Center of Saint Joseph Parish in Ogden. All are welcome to attend. Please bring any pictures or stories you would like to share for a scrapbook together for Sister Joseph. Questions, please contact Debbie Bieker @ 801-399-1998.
CCS and Men’s Wearhouse Suit Drive — June 27 - July 31, take clothing donations for Catholic Community Services to any Men’s Wearhouse and receive a coupon for 50 percent off your next purchase. For each suit donated, CCS will also receive two new ties. For information, visit http://www.nationalsuitdrive.com/.
Theology on Tap — July 12 at 6 p.m. at Squatters Brew Pub 147 W. Broadway (300 South), SLC. Join Gonzaga Jesuit Father Jack Bentz and the Salt Lake City Chapter of Theology on Tap. Cost is $10 per person. Space is limited. RSVP by July 8 to Sarah Sherwood at email@example.com.
Saint Francis of Assisi Bingo — Friday July 13, dinner at 6:30 p.m. and Bingo at 7 p.m., at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 65 East 500 North, Orem. Cost: $14.
Farewell Party for Fr. Alex Vellappally — July 14 at 5 p.m. at Saint Catherine of Siena/Newman Center, 170 S. University, SLC. There will be a dinner following Mass. Those attending are asked to bring a dish serving least 12. Those with last names beginning with A—F, green salad or pasta salad; G—R, main dish or casserole; S—Z, a hot or cold veggie or fruit casserole.
Carmelite fundraiser — Saturday, July 14 6 p.m., at the monastery, 5714 Holladay Blvd., Holladay. The fundraiser is hosted by Knights of Columbus Council 602, to benefit the Carmelite nuns. The menu includes grilled salmon and ribeye steaks. Cost is $20 for adults and $10 for children under 12. RSVP to Tom Catrow, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 801-688-3194.
49er Club Picnic — Saturday, July 14, 5 p.m. at Sugarhouse Park, 2100 South, between 1300 East and 1700 East, SLC. Make reservations by July 10 with Dottie at 801-467-6016.
Carmelite Feast Day — Monday, July 16, at 7 p.m. an evening Mass will be offered in the Carmelite monastery Chapel on the sisters’ special patronal feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. The Mass will be preceded by the public recitation of the rosary. All are invited to join the sisters to celebrate the special feast honoring Our Lady of Mount Carmel.
Dine to Donate — Wednesday, July 18, from 5-9 p.m. at Javier’s Mexican Food Restaurant, 4874 Harrison Blvd. South Ogden. Mention Utah Special Olympics or Knights of Columbus when you pay your dinner bill, and Javier will donate 20percent of your dinner total to Utah Special Olympics.
St. Joseph High Annual BBQ — Friday, July 20, beginning at 6 p.m. with a social hour at Saint Joseph Catholic HS, 1790 Lake St., Ogden. Cost is $10 adults; $5 under 13 with refreshments available. Reservations not required.
St. Joseph High Wall of Fame Dinner — Saturday, July 21, beginning at 6 p.m. with a social hour and dinner at 7 at Saint Joseph CHS, 1790 Lake St., Ogden. Cost is $35 adults, catered by Union Grill. Reservations must be made at email@example.com or (801) 678-8485.
Retirement Open House — Saturday, July 21, 2 - 4 p.m. at San Andres Church, 315 East 100 North, Payson. This celebration will honor Jesuit Father Joseph Rooney as he retires after years of dedicated service.
St. Patrick Yard Sale — Saturday, July 21, 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Saint Patrick Catholic Church, 1058 West 400 South, SLC. Shop for yourself or rent a 10’ x 10’ space for $20 and sell your own stuff. Call Bertha at 801-596-3201 or the parish office at 801-596-7233 to reserve your space.
World Wide Marriage Encounter weekend — Friday-Saturday, July 27-29 at the airport Comfort Inn, 200 N. Admiral Byrd Rd., SLC. To register contact Chris or Michelle Rodriguez email: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: 773-410-3060 or http://utah-wwme.org for information.
Saint Thomas More Fun Bunch — Saturday, July 28 at the Sandy Amphitheater, 1245 East 9400 South Sandy. Recreate the ABBA experience. Price $25 per person. Contact Bud Mease at 801-942-8576 for reservations or information.
The second annual Congar Gala — Saturday, Aug. 11, from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. at Holy Family Hall, Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1375 E. Spring Lane, SLC. Includes games, music, and silent and live auctions. The event supports the Congar Institute for Ministry Development. For information, call Susan Northway, 801.328.8641 ext. 326.
Missing lyrics — The Catholic Woman’s League is trying to locate the lyrics to the song composed for the 50th anniversary of CWL circa 1966; if you have any CWL minutes or other memorabilia for the CWL archives, contact Cece Holt, 801-467-0122.
Carmelite Fair donations — Auction items and gift baskets for the 2012 Carmelite Fair are being sought. Tax-deductible donations can be dropped off at the monastery, 5714 Holladay Blvd., Holladay or call the sisters at 801-277-6075 to schedule a pickup.