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Faith in action: Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit continues in Salt Lake City

Published January 3, 2014 10:57 am

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"The Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times" includes one of the largest collections of the 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls. Discovered by a shepherd in 1947, the scrolls contain the oldest known copies of the Hebrew Bible. Visit theleonardo.org for information.

When • Saturday, Jan. 4, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday through Wednesday, Jan. 5-8, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 11, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday, Jan. 12, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where • The Leonardo, 209 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $23.95; members are $13.95; visit bit.ly/1gpRgbW

'A Good Turn Christmas'

The Church History Museum temporary exhibit "A Good Turn Christmas" continues through Jan. 12. This year's theme for the annual exhibit focuses on the Christlike act of doing service and relates to the Boy Scout slogan to do a good turn daily. The artwork and artifacts in "A Good Turn Christmas" portray the birth of Jesus Christ, including several unique crèche sets from around the world. For more information, call 801-240-4615.

When • Saturday, Jan. 4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Monday through Friday, Jan. 6-10, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 11-12, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where • LDS Church History Library, 15 E. North Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

J.E. Cosgriff Memorial Open House

J.E. Cosgriff Memorial Catholic School will hold an open house. Meet in the school library for a presentation, followed by a tour of the school. For information, contact Brooke Soto at 801-486-3197 or bsoto@cosgriff.org.

When • Sunday, Jan. 12, 2 p.m.

Where • Cosgriff Memorial Catholic School , 2335 Redondo Ave., Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free