Brookins Community A.M.E. Church holds its Free Legal Clinic on March 9 at 2 p.m., at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles, said Pastor Gregory McLeod. Attorneys will give free consultations on various areas of family and civil law. For information, call (323) 296-5610.
New Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church observes its 50th Anniversary on March 10 at 3:30 p.m., 402 East El Segundo Boulevard in Los Angeles. Pastor Sonja Dawson said Bishop Sheridan McDaniel will preach. For information, call (310) 324-0644.
Park Windsor Baptist Church will confer Dr. William Thurmond as Pastor Emeritus on March 10 at 4 p.m., at 1842 West 108th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Terrell Taylor. Guests are Pastor Alvin Tunsill and Trinity Baptist Church and Dr. Samuel Chetti of the American Baptist Convention. For information, call (323) 756-3966.
Claremont School of Theology and the Fifth District of the A.M.E. Church sponsor a special chapel service and reception on March 12 at 4 p.m., to celebrate the signing of their historic new agreement to educate A.M.E. ordained elders within the school’s Master of Divinity program. Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, Sr. will be the guest speaker. Visit cst.edu/AME for more information.
Testimonial Cathedral Church of God in Christ presents its Annual Spring Concert on March 15 at 7:30 p.m., at 5701 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles, said Bishop J. Bernard Hackworth, pastor. Guests include The Williams Brothers, William Hackworth, and the Hackworth Sisters. Tickets range from $25 to $40. Call (323) 299-6570 for information.
Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church holds ‘The Beauty of Marriage’ workshop on March 16 at 9 a.m., at 2009 West Martin Luther King Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sylvester Washington. The instructors are Dr. Felton and Mrs. Ozie Simpson. Registration is $30 per couple and includes continental breakfast and lunch. For information, call (323) 293-6448.
Holman United Methodist Church presents Women's Appreciation Day on March 17 at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., at 3320 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Kelvin Sauls. The keynote preacher is the Rev. Judi Wortham-Sauls, preaching on ‘Christian Women Obeying His Call.’ Also, Holman offers ZUMBA Fitness classes each Monday at 7:30 p.m. Donation is $8. Call (323) 731-7285 for information.
Macedonia Baptist Church celebrates its 21st Annual Concert featuring Voices in Praise on March 17 at 5 p.m., at 1751 East 114th Street in Los Angeles. The Rev. Shane B. Scott is pastor and Byron J. Smith is director of music. For information, call (323) 569-9561.
Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church co-hosts the 3rd Annual Dancer In Me Worship Arts & Music Training Conference on March 21-24, at UC Irvine, said Pastor Mark Whitlock and Rev. Stephanie Adams, co-host. The event features 25 professional facilitators and ministers of dance, music, drama, and the Word. Also, vendor booths are available. For details or registration, call (562) 293-1700.
Daughters of Zion holds its ‘Diamonds & Pearls Women’s Conference’ on March 29 at 7 p.m., at the Embassy Suites, 1440 East Imperial Avenue in Los Angeles, announced Pastor Nicole Rowles. Prophetess Sarah Morgan is the guest speaker. The $25 registration deadline is March 15. Call (323) 836-2837 for details.
Top Ladies of Distinction Ladera Heights Chapter honors ‘Women in the Ministry’ at its 16th Annual Prayer Breakfast on March 30 at 9 a.m., at the Torrance Marriott. The honorees are Minister Jewel Diamond Taylor, the Rev. Elizabeth Gregory, the Reverend Hermia Shegog-Whitlock, and the Rev. Alicia Pigee. Tickets are $40. Call (213) 248-5671 for details.
Los Angeles Episcopal Chorale Society, Inc., is accepting donations for its 30th Anniversary Scholarship Luncheon in October 2013. Scholarships will be presented to musically gifted youth in the areas of voice, instrument, dance and drama. For information, call (310) 650-9370 or (310) 293-7131.
Windsor Hills Christian Book Center holds its Book Club meetings each Saturday at 2 p.m., at 4438 West Slauson Avenue in Los Angeles. The free event is open the public. Refreshments are served. For details, call (323) 290-3079.