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RELIGION NOTES

MUSIC

Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 8601 Del Webb Blvd., will present a concert featuring the cast of “Phantom — The Las Vegas Spectacular” at 3 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free, but an offering will be taken (341-7800).

Dehner Franks will present “Strictly Jazz” at 4 p.m. Sunday at Grace in the Desert Episcopal Church, 2004 Spring Gate Lane (838-7444).

Jimmy Blackwood and the Blackwood Brothers Quartet will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Green Valley Presbyterian Church, 1798 Wigwam Parkway, Henderson (454-8484).

SERVICES

Reformation Lutheran Church, 580 E. St. Louis Ave., will continue the Lenten series, “Along the Way,” at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday (732-2052).

EVENTS

First Baptist Church of the Lakes, 9125 Spring Mountain Road, will have a Spring Carnival featuring games, a bounce house, face painting, food, prizes and other activities 5-7 p.m. Sunday. The event is free (982-6056).

The Women of St. Joseph will have their annual St. Joseph’s Table featuring baked goods, fruit, vegetables and flowers, which will be blessed, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at St. Joseph, Husband of Mary Roman Catholic Church, 7260 W. Sahara Ave. A pasta dinner will be served 11 a.m.-4 p.m. with a donation of $6 at the door. All proceeds will go to benefit the poor (360-0361).

The Stillpoint Center for Spiritual Development, 8072 W. Sahara Ave., will have the presentation “Shepherding the Heart” with Tammy Amosson, author of “Special Angel: Through the Eyes of Jac,” at 7 p.m. Thursday (243-4040).

Unity Baptist Church Women of the Word Missionary Society will have a women’s conference 8 a.m.-2 p.m. March 28 at Unity Baptist Church, 545 Marion Drive. The theme of the conference will be “Going to the Edge and Beyond: Survival and Breaking Down Strongholds.” A continental breakfast and light lunch will be served (459-2263).

The Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada’s Cultural Arts Committee will present “Viva Oy Vegas,” a program featuring singers, dancers, live music, comedy and magic by local Jewish talent, at 8 p.m. March 28 and 2 p.m. March 29 at the Adelson Educational Campus, 9700 Hillpointe Road. Tickets are $18 per person and $54 for four for Jewish Community Center members and $23 per person and $72 for four for nonmembers (794-0090).

The Outreach Committee of Congregation Ner Tamid will offer the free program “Seder 101: Learn How to Host a Passover Dinner” at 2 p.m. March 28 at 55 N. Valle Verde Drive, Henderson (733-6292).

MEETINGS

The Secular Franciscans of St. Margaret of Cortona fraternity meets at 12:30 p.m. the fourth Sunday of the month at Pace E Bene offices, 1420 W. Bartlett Ave. (453-2417).

CLASSES

Wellspring Bible Institute is accepting registration for the spring 2009 session on “Principles of Faith.” Classes will be at 7 p.m. Mondays beginning March 30. Correspondence and Internet classes also are available (631-5027).

Temple Sinai, 9001 Hillpointe Road, offers education classes to members and the general public on various Sundays each month (254-5110).

Reformation Lutheran Church, 580 E. St. Louis Ave., offers an English as Second Language “Talk Time” class with tutors and students 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays (202-6579 or 732-2952).

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

Govinda’s Center of Vedic India, 6380 S. Eastern Ave., offers Mantra Meditation, a presentation of Indian Vedic Wisdom, vegetarian snacks and literature at 6 p.m. Sundays (434-8332).

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 singles groups for professionals 25 to 45 years old and a singles group for people 45 and older (228-8311, Ext. 7333 or 7334).

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

To have religious events announced in the weekly Religion notes column, send complete information to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, P.O. Box 70, Las Vegas, NV 89125-0070. The deadline for inclusion in the column is no later than 10 days in advance of publication.

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