The District Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses will be held Friday through July 8 in Burns Arena at Dixie State College in St. George, Utah. The convention’s theme is “Safeguard Your Heart.” All sessions are free and open to the public. The morning sessions will begin at 9:20 daily. The afternoon sessions will begin at 1:50 Friday, 1:35 July 7 and 1:25 July 8. For more information, call 429-0777.

Reformation Lutheran Church, 580 E. St. Louis Ave., will host a community forum at 11 a.m. July 8. The forum on “Environmental Concerns in Nevada” will feature Scott Rutledge, director of Nevada Conservation Link (732-2052).

Northpointe Community Church’s J.O.Y. Ministry will have its summer ladies prayer breakfast 10 a.m.-noon July 14 at Sun City Aliante Community Center, 7394 Aliante Parkway, North Las Vegas. The entrance fee is $5 per person, and includes a continental breakfast, music by the Castillo Family, devotional Bible study with packets, gift tokens, drawings and games. For reservations, call 647-0015.

Greater Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church, 1915 Lexington St., will have the Ushers, Nurses and Greeters Annual Day at 3 p.m. July 15. Guest speaker will be the Rev. D.E. Chaney, pastor of the Second Baptist Church Las Vegas (647-3071).

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court St. Elizabeth Ann Seton No. 2131, will have a luncheon and bunco event at noon July 28 in Lavoy Hall at St. Francis De Sales Catholic Church, 1111 Michael Way. The donation for the lunch and playing bunco is $10. Proceeds will benefit those in need in Las Vegas. For more information, call 242-2615 or 228-2108.

Community Lutheran Church, 3720 E. Tropicana Ave., will offer four Upward Sports indoor sports/cheer/enrichment summer camps. Soccer camps will be July 23-27 with Cheer camps offered July 9-13 and July 16-20. Enrichment camps will be offered on the same days as the sports camps. The five-day sports camp is $70 with an additional $65 for the five-day enrichment camps. To register, visit For more information, call Karen Dion at 458-2241, ext. 214.


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).


Summerlin Lutheran Church, 1911 Pueblo Vista Drive, will offer “Team Jesus” vacation Bible school for ages 3 to 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. July 9-13. For more information, email (254-8431).

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Las Vegas, 3616 E. Lake Mead Blvd., will offer a free class on the principles and history of its liberal religious tradition at noon July 15 (878-0443).

Reformation Lutheran Church, 580 E. St. Louis Ave., offers English as a Second Language conversational classes at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays (541-1952 or 732-2052).

Lamb of God Lutheran Church, 6220 N. Jones Blvd., will host a Zumba class 5 p.m. Mondays in the school multipurpose room. The fee is $3. Participants should wear lightweight workout wear (465-3395 or 645-4998).


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. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church has a singles dinner for ages 60 and older the first Wednesday of the month at 4:30 p.m. at Black Mountain Grill, 11021 S. Eastern Ave., Henderson (796-1953).

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 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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