Days of Yore Festival — Friday-Sunday, June 15–17 at Saint Thomas More Parish, 3015 E. Creek Road, Cottonwood Heights. Friday, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m., Saturday, noon – 10 p.m., Sunday, 8:30 a.m. – noon.
Kermes Fundraiser — Saturday June 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Saint Rose of Lima Church, 210 South Chapel Street, Layton. Carnival will include a variety of food for sale plus fun activities.
Saint Therese of the Child Jesus Parish Festival — Saturday - Sunday, June 23–24 at St. Therese of the Child Jesus Parish, 624 Lennox St., Midvale. Saturday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. with a parish dance from 8 p.m. to midnight, Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
St. Francis Xavier Parish Festival — Saturday, Aug. 25 at St. Francis Xavier Parish, 4501 West 5215 South, Kearns. Yard sale/boutique 7 a.m. – noon and festival events 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Blessed Sacrament Parish Fall Festival — Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 25-26 at Blessed Sacrament Parish, 9800 South 1700 East, Sandy. Saturday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Rio Tinto Faith and Family Night — Wednesday, June 20 at 7 p.m. Watch the Real Salt Lake take on the L.A. Galaxy. Get discounted tickets at www.realsaltlake.com/tickets and enter in the promotional code faith.
Catholic Community Services — Wednesday, June 20 from 4:30-6 p.m. at CCS’ main campus, 745 East 300 South, SLC. "Unaccompanied Refugee Children: The Real Story" will be presented. For information or to RSVP by June 18, email Janet, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Novena — June 21 - June 29 from 3 - 8:30 p.m. at the Carmelite Monastery, 5714 Holladay Blvd., SLC. This novena to the Holy Spirit with the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament is being offered in conjunction with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Fortnight for Freedom. It is open to anyone who would like to join the Sisters for Eucharistic Adoration to pray for this special intention.
Level II Training — for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, Saturday, June 23, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Pastoral Center, 27 C Street, SLC. Pre-registration is required and there is a $7 workshop fee to cover books and materials. Level I training is required before attending this workshop. To register or for information, contact Virginia 801-328-8641 ext. 322, by June 19.
5th annual OLOL golf tournament — Saturday, June 30, 7:30 a.m. at The Stonebridge Golf Club at Lake Park, 4415 S. Links Drive, West Valley City. Cost: $60 before June 1 and $70 after; includes cart, lunch and drinks. Sponsor a hole for $50. Send checks to Our Lady of Lourdes CCW LLC c/o Victor Marquez 6276 S. Mount Loga Way, Taylorsville UT 84129. For information email Victor at realtor@AJMCrystal.com.
Fr. Shawn Carey visits — Utah Catholic Deaf Community June 30 - July 1, at St. Vincent de Paul Benvegnu Center, 1375 Spring Lane, SLC. Saturday includes a special time for Deaf/Hard of Hearing children, Mass and lunch, followed by a workshop with Deaf/Hard of Hearing adults. Mass on Sunday is at 9 a.m., followed by a social. For information or to RSVP for Saturday’s lunch, contact Carol Ruddell, email@example.com or 801-440-8729.
Carmelite feast day — Monday, July 16, at 7 p.m. Mass will be offered in the Carmelite Monastery Chapel on the sisters’ 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 feast honoring Our Lady of Mount Carmel.
World Wide Marriage Encounter weekend — Friday-Saturday, July 27-29 at the airport Comfort Inn, 200 N. Admiral Byrd Road, SLC. To register contact Chris or Michelle Rodriguez at firstname.lastname@example.org, 773-410-3060 or visit http://utah-wwme.org for information.
Retirement Open House — Saturday, July 21, 2 to 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.
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. The fair, which will be Sept. 16 this year, is the main source of income in helping the sisters run the monastery.
New website — Saint Paul Catholic Center in Hurricane’s web address is: www.StPaulCatholicCenter.org.
Blessed Sacrament School — Blessed Sacrament Catholic School is enrolling students for 2012-2013 school year, 3-year-old preschool readiness through Grade 8. Call 801-572-5311 for a personal tour. For information visit www.blessedsacschool.org.