Religion notes, June 15, 2013


Green Valley Presbyterian Church, 1798 Wigwam Parkway, Henderson, will present a concert by Celebrity City Chorus, a member of Sweet Adelines International, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free. A goodwill offering will be received (454-8484).

First Presbyterian Church of Las Vegas, 1515 W. Charleston Blvd., will have a Patriotic Music Concert at 4 p.m. June 23. The concert will feature new organ arrangements of patriotic music and favorite American popular music. Admission is free (384-4554).

EVENTS

Calvary Community Assembly of God, 2900 N. Torrey Pines Drive, will offer the Summer Food Service Program from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday through Aug. 23. Lunch is free of charge. No registration is required. Ages 2 to 18 are eligible regardless of race, color, national origin, sex or disability.

United Methodist Social Ministries is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Through Aug. 23, meals will be served from noon to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding July 4-5, at Griffith United Methodist Church, 1701 E. Oakey Blvd. Lunch is free. Ages 2 to 18 are eligible regardless of race, color, national origin, sex or disability.

The Ramakrishna-Vedanta Center, 10732 Balsam Creek Road, will have arati at 5 p.m. Thursday followed by a lecture on the “Mystery of Science and Religion” by Swami Atmavidyananda of the Ramakrishna Order of India at 6 p.m. A potluck will follow (646-4889).

Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court Elizabeth Ann Seton will have a bunco party from noon to 3 p.m. June 22 at St. Francis De Sales Church, 1111 Michael Way. The event will feature a luncheon, games and prizes. Tickets are $10 at the door. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. (646-1323).

Jehovah’s Witnesses will present its annual “God’s Word Is Truth!” District Convention July 5-7 at Burns Arena at Dixie State College in St. George, Utah. The convention is open to the public, and there is no admission fee to attend. For a program schedule and more information, visit www.jw.org.

CLASSES

Green Valley Presbyterian Church, 1798 Wigwam Parkway, Henderson, will offer “Kingdom Rock: Where Kids Stand Strong for God” vacation Bible school from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. The registration deadline is Monday. To register, visit www.greenvalleypres.com (454-8484, ext. 232).

Upland Bible Church, 920 Upland Blvd., will have its annual vacation Bible school from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday. The program will feature games, crafts, songs, Bible stories and snacks. Admission is free. To register, call 645-3548.

Community Baptist Church, 245 E. Foster Ave., Henderson, will offer “Rock It Out!” vacation Bible school from 6 to 8 p.m. June 24-28. A kickoff event will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 22. For more information, call 565-0071.

Reformation Lutheran Church, 580 E. St. Louis Ave., offers English as a Second Language conversational classes at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays. Volunteers interested in teaching can call 541-1952 or 732-2052.

SINGLES GROUPS

The Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada, Temple Sinai and Congregation Ner Tamid offer a variety of programs for Jewish singles of all ages in Las Vegas and Henderson. For details, call the Jewish Community Center at 794-0090, Temple Sinai at 254-5110 or Congregation Ner Tamid at 733-6292.

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church sponsors a singles group for people 45 and older (804-8365, ext. 7333).

Single Adults Learning Together, or SALT Ministries of CornerStone Christian Fellowship, meets at 6 p.m. Saturdays at 5825 W. Eldora Ave. (871-5050).

60+ Singles Catholic Fellowship, open to men and women of the Catholic faith, meets the first Wednesday of the month at 4:30 p.m. and the third Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m. at the Village Pub, 10900 S. Eastern Ave., Henderson (796-1953 or 989-5198).

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