Religion notes, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013


MUSIC

Green Valley Presbyterian Church, 1798 Wigwam Parkway, Henderson, will present the De La Salle University Chorale at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. A goodwill offering will be taken (454-8484).

EVENTS

Calvary Community Assembly of God, 2900 N. Torrey Pines Drive, is offering the Summer Food Service Program weekdays through Aug. 23. Lunch is served from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. The meal 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 at Griffith United Methodist Church, 1701 E. Oakey Blvd. Lunch is free of charge. Ages 2 to 18 are eligible regardless of race, color, national origin, sex or disability.

Desert Spring Theatre Arts will present the musical “Children’s Letters To God” at 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday and Aug. 10 and 7 p.m. Friday at Desert Spring United Methodist Church, 120 N. Pavilion Center Drive. Admission is $7.50 (290-1173).

The Ramakrishna-Vedanta Center, 10732 Balsam Creek Road, will have arati and a lecture on “Current Research on Consciousness and Health,” by Swami Atmavidyananda of the Ramakrishna Order of India, beginning at 5 p.m. Monday. A potluck will follow (646-4889).

J.O.Y. Ministry is having its summer’s Ladies Prayer Breakfast from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 10 in Social Hall “B” at Sun City Aliante Community Center, 7394 Aliante Parkway, North Las Vegas. The entrance fee is $5, and includes a continental breakfast, anointed music, Christ-centered Bib le study and outreach fellowship, games, drawings and more. For reservations, call 647-0015.

Catholic Daughters of America Court Our Lady of the Rosary No. 2226 will host a bunco party on Aug. 10 in the Ave Maria Center at Holy Family Catholic Church, 4490 Mountain Vista St. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Tickets are $12 and include lunch. Tickets will be available at the door, and following Masses on Saturday and Sunday (458-2593).

MEETINGS

The Sathya Sai Baba Devotional Singing Group meets at 5 p.m. Sundays at 1128 Triumph Court (461-8655).

Hindu Temple & Jain Center of Las Vegas, 1701 Sageberry Drive, offers Balaji Abhishekam services at 10:45 a.m. the first Saturday of the month in the temple, and Aarti Pooja services at noon Sundays (304-9207).

The Ramakrishna-Vedanta Center’s Gita Circle will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at 10732 Balsam Creek Road. The meeting will feature arati followed by a Gita study. Arati and a discussion group are offered at 6 p.m. Fridays (646-4889).

CLASSES

Good Samaritan Lutheran Church, 8425 W. Windmill Lane, will offer a summer day camp for children entering kindergarten through fifth grade from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday. The fee is $100 per week, and includes lunch. The camp will feature Bible activities, arts and crafts, and other activities. To register, call 873-3589.

Reformation Lutheran Church, 580 E. St. Louis Ave., will offer “Super Charged Wednesdays,” for ages 6 to 12, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 14. For more information, call 732-2052.

Lamb of God Lutheran Church, 6220 N. Jones Blvd., will offer “Kingdom Rocks” vacation Bible school from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The program is free and includes activities and a child-friendly dinner daily. To register, call 645-4998.

Congregation P’nai Tikvah will offer a Torah study “Preparing for the Days of Awe with Talmud Studies” at 10 a.m. Saturday at the rabbi’s home. For reservations and information, call 436-4900.

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

Community Baptist Church, 245 E. Foster Ave., Henderson, offers a free reading program for all ages 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays (565-0071).

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.

New Life Christian Center has a singles meeting at 7 p.m. the second Friday of the month at 1229 E. Carson Ave. (387-5433).

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church sponsors a singles group for people 50 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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