Triangular Center for Spiritual Living celebrates its 17th Annual Family & Friends Day on March 17 at 10 a.m., at 1938 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles. Senior Minister Greg Pitts and Practitioner Maxine Mays said the program is dedicated to the memories of Mrs. Zephyr Scales and Mrs. Carrie Mansfield. For information, call (323) 731-1194.
Walker Temple A.M.E. Church observes Annual Missionary Day on March 17 at 11 a.m., at 2525 Trinity Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Rosalynn K. Brookins. The guest speaker is Dr. Kaye Lindsey. Call (213) 747-7454 for details.
Crenshaw United Methodist Church hosts the Save Our Sons Justice/Prison Ministry on March 17 at 2:30 p.m., at 3740 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles. The Rev. Derrick Noble is pastor. The topic is ╘Mental Illness-- How to Advocate for and Communicate with a Mentally Ill Loved One.╒ Call (323) 292-0141 for information.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church holds its Annual Pac-A-Pew Fundraiser on March 17 at 3:30 p.m., at 2009 West Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sylvester Washington. Guests are soloist Xavier Holland and praise mime Von╒ Nisha Holland. For details, call (323) 293-6448.
West Angeles Church of God in Christ presents its 15th Annual Missionary Retreat on March 21-23, at 3045 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles. Bishop Charles E. Blake is pastor. Dr. Catherine Gray and the Evangelist Missionary Fellowship are event sponsors. For information, call (323) 730-2290.
International Churches of Word Center & Affiliates presents the Healthy, Wealthy, Whole Women╒s Conference on March 22 at 6 p.m., and March 23, at 9:30 a.m., at South L.A. Sports Activity Center, 7020 South Figueroa Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor T. Marvene Wright. Jackie Jones of Washington, DC, is the speaker. To register, call (323) 291-7002.
Grant A.M.E. Church hosts Discover Week 2013 on March 25-29 at 5 p.m., at 10435 South Central Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor Vernon S. Burroughs. The program offers interactive workshops on science, technology, engineering and mathematics for middle school students. For information, call (323) 564-1151.
Fairview Heights Baptist Church presents Spring Festival 2013 for the community on March 30 at 11 a.m., at 1215 Marlborough Avenue in Inglewood, said Pastor Carl Hargrove. Games, prizes, spoken word, praise dances, and food will be available. For details, call (310) 671-7685 or email
Southern California Jurisdiction COGIC holds its 19th Annual State Women's Convention on April 17-20, at the Embassy Suites in Ontario. Mother Veordia Graves is State Supervisor and Gwendolyn Jones is District Missionary. Call (626) 673-6929 for information.
Household of God Bibleway Church requests reflections from people acquainted with the ministry over the years, said Pastor Curtis Dailey. The memories will be shared at the 50th Anniversary Banquet on June 28. For details, call (323) 734-8033 or (310) 523-3593.