Faith in action: Obon fest, concerts, Freemasonry discussion and more

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German Research Workshop

The LDS Family History Library is offering an all-day series of classes on German research. To register, email or call 801-240-4950. To view the class schedule, visit

When • Saturday, July 13, 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Where • LDS Family History Library, 35 N. West Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Usher Ministry Fundraiser

The Usher's Ministry will have a Fish Fry Fundraiser. Dinner donations are: Fish dinners $12, chicken dinners $10 and hot dog meals $3. A sheet to pre-order dinner can be found on the usher's credenza at the rear of the sanctuary. Contact any member of the Usher Ministry for additional information.

When • Saturday, July 13, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Where • New Zion Baptist, 2935 Lincoln Ave., Ogden

Obon Japanese Festival

The Salt Lake Buddhist Temple will hold its annual Obon Japanese Festival. Food will be served from 1 to 8 p.m. The Ogden Taiko drum performance will be at 7:15 p.m. followed by Japanese traditional dances. Visit for more information.

When • Saturday, July 13, 1-9 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake Buddhist Temple, 211 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

A Study of Freemasonry

Katie M. Cumsille will discuss "Music, Man and Symbolism: Is Music a Hidden Symbol of Transformation?" A discussion and debate by all members of the study group will follow. Visit for information.

When • Saturday, July 13, 4 p.m.

Where • Centerville Branch Library, 45 S. 400 West, Centerville

Tickets • Free

Rhett Walker Concert

Calvary Chapel Salt Lake will feature the Rhett Walker Band. Tickets are available at the chapel store or at

When • Saturday, July 13, 7 p.m.

Where • Calvary Chapel of Salt Lake City, 460 W. Century Drive, Murray

Tickets • $10; $8.50 each for 10 or more

Vacation Bible School

St. Thomas More Catholic Church will hold a Vacation Bible School for pre-kindergartners to fifth-graders. Visit for information. Register by June 15.

When • Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Where • St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 3015 E. Creek Road, Cottonwood Heights

Tickets • $25

First Baptist Church Outreach

First Baptist Church will hold its outreach meeting for those questioning Mormonism.

When • Tuesday, July 16, 6 p.m.

Where • First Baptist Church of Provo, 1144 W. Columbia Lane, Provo

Tickets • Free