St. Matthias students' weeklong study of world cultures culmintates in the annual GlobalFest event, open to the entire community, 6-11 p.m., May 18, 4910 N. Claremont Ave.

Fun for the whole family includes arts and crafts stations for the young and young at heart. Try your hand at mask painting and beaded bracelets.

It wouldn't be a true fest without food. Feast on sushi, barbecue and a tasting menu of favorites from around the globe.

The cost is $17 for adults, $10 for kids, children under two are free. Proceeds will support the school's operating expenses.