The first Twin Cities CrossRiver KosherFest, the all Kosher food festival hosted by Temple of Aaron, is set for noon to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 11 at the synagogue, 616 S. Mississippi River Blvd., St. Paul. The featured vendor is Milt’s Barbeque for the Perplexed from Chicago. The event is open to the public.
The annual Epiphany Sunday Candlight service at Old Salem Shrine (the Little White Church) located on Salem Church Road between Babcock Trail and Robert Street (Hwy. 3) in Inver Grove Heights will be celebrated at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 4. The Rev. David Brown, pastor at Mount Bethel United Methodist Church in Inver Grove Heights, will lead the service. The Rev. Margaret Fell, a retired Episcopalian priest, will give a message.
First Lutheran Church’s Annual Scandinavian lutefisk and meatball dinner will be held on Saturday, Jan. 17, with seating at noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m. Dinner will include lutefisk with melted butter and white sauce, meatballs, mashed potatoes, gravy, carrots, mashed rutabagas, herring, pickles lefse, julekake, rice pudding with raspberry sauce and rosettes.
Tickets are $18, or 50 cents per year for children up to 10 years old. Tickets can be reserved by calling 651-633-0679.
Noah and his family are a big part of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church drama department’s ‘Children of Eden’ upcoming production. The musical focuses on family, love, greed, anger and more. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
‘Children of Eden’ will be presented Aug. 7 through 17 by the drama department at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, North St. Paul.