5 de Mayo Fiesta — Friday May 4 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Saint Andrew Catholic Church, 3519 Golden Creek Cr., Riverton. Dancing, music, homemade Mexican food and other goodies, proceeds will benefit St. Andrew Church.Cinco de Mayo Fiesta — Saturday, May 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Holy Family social hall, 1100 East 5550 South, Ogden. Hosted by the Knights of Columbus #14399 and catered by Javier’s. A ‘Donations Only’ cash bar will provide: beer, wine, mixed drinks and margaritas. Donations will support the charitable work of the Knights of Columbus.Cinco de Mayo Celebration — Saturday, May 5 from 5 to 9 p.m. at The Yard, 1251 Kearns Blvd., Park City. Food, cash bar, live music, and a silent auction. Admission is 15 cans of food or $15 for adults and 5 cans of food or $5 for children under 12 (make checks payable to Holy Cross Ministries). All proceeds support Park City families through Holy Cross Ministries, the Christian Center, the St. Mary’s Food Bank, and the St. Lawrence Food Bank.
Military Chaplains Scholarship Fund Dinner — Saturday April 21 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Social hour, followed by 7 p.m. dinner at Diamond Lil’s Restaurant, 1547 West North Temple, SLC. Sponsered by the Knights of Columbus to help fund new seminarians for the Military Archdiocese. Tickets in advance are $25/person, $45/Couple or $30/person at the door. Contact Paul Yribar 801-466-0230 or send payments to Knights of Colombus, c/o Paul Yribar 352 East Gregson Ave., SLC, UT 84115.
Evening of Percussion — Tuesday, April 24, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the JDCHS Auditorium, 300 East 11800 South, Draper. Concert features Juan Diego and Saint John the Baptist percussion bands. Donations accepted, tickets sold at the door.
"A Taste of Italy" Fundraiser — Saturday, April 28, at 6:30 p.m. in the McNamara Center, 1793 Orchard Dr., Bountiful. Hosted by Saint Olaf Catholic School with an Italian meal, dancing and our live and silent auctions. Reservations will be taken until April 18. Cost $50 for reserved seating and full dinner or $35 for non reserved seating and hor d’oeuvres and sandwiches. Purchase your tickets by calling 801-295-5341 or online at www.stolafs.org to order online. Event attire is business casual and must be 21 years.
Christ the King Catholic Women’s Council Spring Retreat — Saturday, April 28 at 10 a.m. at Christ the King, 690 South Cove Drive, Cedar City. Speaker will be Fr. Bob Bussen about "Living in the Hood" The Priesthood. Admission is free. To register, or for further information, contact Donna Fray (435) 867-1129 or Sally Pope (435) 865-0719.
First anniversary Saint Joseph the Worker — Tuesday May 1 at 7 p.m. at Saint Joseph the Worker, 7405 South Redwood Road, West Jordan. An interdenominational prayer service, followed by a blessing of the Workers Wall mural and a memorial to Dorothy Day. Martha Hennessy, Dorothy Day’s granddaughter, will be among the special guests. For information, call the parish office, 801-255-8902.
Youth Track & Field Meet — Friday, May 4, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Judge Memorial’s McCarthey Stadium (650 South 1100 East). The event, sponsored by the Parish Athletic Recreation Association and Judge Memorial Catholic High School, is open for student-athletes in grades 2-8. Athletes can complete in up to four events.
CCS Awards Breakfast and 30th Anniversary Celebration — Wednesday, May 16 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the Ogden Marriott, 247 24th Street, Ogden. Free breakfast while honoring community heroes and learning about the impact Catholic Community Services. To RSVP, call 801-428-1216 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by May 4.
CCS Empty Bowls — Saturday, May 5 from noon - 4 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Dining Hall. There will be a simple meal of soup and bread, then pick out a handmade bowl. Suggested donation of $15 and all proceeds benefit the St. Vincent de Paul Dining Hall. Visit www.emptybowlsutah.org for more information.
Kentucky Derby — Saturday, May 5 beginning at 5:30 p.m. with hors d’Oeuvres and a silent auction, followed at 8 p.m. dinner and live auction at teh Salt Palace Convention Center Room 155, 100 South West Temple, SLC.
Bingo Night — Saturday, May 5 at 6:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes school gym, 1065 East 700 South, SLC. Cost is $15 for dinner and games. Free child care provided, dinner for children $3.
Fra Angelico Arts Festival — May 7-11 in the display in the JDCHS Great Hall, 300 East 11800 South, Draper, featuring student art from K-12. An Awards Ceremony will be held May 7 at 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.
"Dessert Pops" — Wednesday May 9, at 7 p.m. in JDCHS Commons, 300 East 11800 South, Draper. Featuring high school choir, jazz band, concert band, orchestra, percussion and steel drum band, and dessert. Cost is adults $8, seniors and children under 16 $5, SCC students and faculty free. Tickets sold at the door.
Mardi Gras — Saturday May 12, at 7 p.m. in the JDCHS Gym, 300 East 11800 South, Draper, to benefit Saint John the Baptist Parish. Cocktails Vegas-style and games. Call 801-984-7109 for info.
Festival of Roses — May 18-20 at the Skaggs Catholic Center, 300 East 11800 South, Draper. Food, beverage tent, games, outdoor rides, silent auction. For information call 801-984-7109.
Women’s retreat — Saturday, May 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Holy Family Catholic Church, 1100 East 5550 South, Ogden. Speakers include Dominican Father Carl Schlichte, pastor of Saint Catherine of Siena/Newman Center; and Jean Hill, diocesan government liaison. Advanced registration $10; $15 at the door; includes meals. Information/preregistration at email@example.com or call 801-989-2257.
The Popes and Caesars Tour — October 2 - 11, join Father Patrick Carley on an incredible tour of Italy, visiting Venice, Ravenna, Florence, Assisi, and Rome. Ten days from $2,779 per person. Special airfare price available at $1199. For additional details, call Diane Mark at 801-483-6364.