The Corpus Christi Catholic Church at 300 N. Tanque Verde Loop Road.

Water of Life Metropolitan Church to install Rev. Fort as new pastor

The Rev. Shermaine Fort will be welcomed as the new pastor of Water of Life Metropolitan Community Church in an installation service.

The service will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at the church, 3269 N. Mountain Ave. A reception will follow the ceremony.

Corpus Christi Catholic Church

hosts Oct. 20-21 arts and crafts fair

Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 300 N. Tanque Verde Loop Road, will host a Fall Arts/Crafts Boutique Oct. 20-21, featuring fine arts, quality crafts, homemade baked goods and plants for sale.

Profits will go the church’s ministries and parish outreach programs. For more information, visit or call 751-4235. The fair is from 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 20 and 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct 21. A food court will be available both days.

St. Andrews Episcopal Church hosts interfaith prayers for peace

“Join us — everyone is welcome — as we gather to pray for peace in our broken and hurting world,” is the invitation to an interfaith prayer for peace to be held at 6:30 p.m. Oct 17. It will be led by the Rev. David Carlisle, deacon in charge, and Sheldon Curry, music director, at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 545 S. Fifth Ave.

Catalina United Methodist to show

‘Metropolis,’ hold costume contest

The Catalina Organ Festival is bringing a silent movie film to Catalina United Methodist Church, 2700 E. Speedway, at 7 p.m. Oct. 19.

The film, “Metropolis,” is a 1927 German expressionist science-fiction drama. Attendees are invited to dress in Halloween costume; prizes will be awarded. There will be stilt-walkers and a light show prior to the movie. John Schwandt will provide improvisational music on the Ralph & Shirley Morgan Organ with the film. Schwandt is associate professor of organ and director of the American Organ Institute at the University of Oklahoma School of Music. Tickets will be on sale at the door or at, $5 for students, $15 seniors, others $25.

Dia de los Muertos is theme

at St. Odilia Catholic’s fiesta

The St. Odilia Catholic Community is adding a seasonal touch to this year’s fiesta on Oct. 19-20: Dia de los Muertos.

Expect to find face-painting, a flower stand to purchase hand-made flowers and other themed activities for old and young alike. There will be an international food court, and entertainment will be provided by local school groups and musicians from various cultures and genres.

New to the event this year is a vendor and crafts fair, taking place on Oct. 20 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. St Odilia Catholic Community is at 7570 N. Paseo del Norte in Oro Valley. Festival hours are 5 -9 p.m. Oct. 19 and 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 20.

Border policy, its environmental impacts at Southside Presbyterian

Dan Millis, Sierra Club borderlands program manager, will discuss environmental impacts of border policy at the regular meeting of Tucson Samaritans at Southside Presbyterian Church, 317 W. 23rd St., at 7 p.m. Oct. 16.

The public is welcome. Millis’ presentation features visual images of the border from San Diego to Texas, with a focus on Southern Arizona.