Saturday, September 24, 2011
CLARK COUNTY CHRISTIAN CENTER will have an open house, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at 6403 E. Mill Plain Blvd., with free coffee drinks from the espresso bar, live music and vendor booths during the open house. In the future, the center will hold community-based events, classes, music and outreach programs. http://www.ccccenter.com or 360-258-1185.
CHOR ANNO, annual choir concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 309 W. 39th St. Program includes sacred choral music of early America and features, “Come Away to the Skies; a High Lonesome Mass” by Tim Sharp and Wes Ramsay. At the door: $15 adults; $10 seniors and students. 360-695-1221.
RUMMAGE SALE at Mill Plain United Methodist Church, 15804 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd., continues from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday with bag day.
SEMINAR ON GRIEVING, a faith-based seminar, will begin at 10 a.m. Saturdays through Dec. 10 at Memorial Lutheran Church, 2700 E. 28th St. “Surviving the Holidays,” a one-day presentation, is planned for 10 a.m. Nov. 12. Sharon Osborn, 360-694-3860; or the church office, 360-695-7501.
THE CLASSIC GOSPEL SONS will give a free performance at 5 p.m. at Woodland Presbyterian Church, 756 Park, Woodland. A free-will offering will be taken. 360-225-8941.
FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY with Dave Ramsey, a 13-week Bible-based accountability class, offers classes at Mill Plain United Methodist Church, 15804 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd., beginning at 6:30 p.m. Jeffrey Fisch, 360-892-2421.
A GOSPEL FEST will feature musicians from local churches performing at a free concert at 6 p.m. Oct. 1 at Battle Ground United Methodist Church, 10300 N.E. 199th St., Battle Ground. Musicians include the Ludahls, the Marlenes, the Joyful Noise and Just for Fun. There will also be a silent auction to raise funds for the needy. 360-687-2542.
COLUMBIA PASTORAL COUNSELING CENTER will present an afternoon of music by local artists at 4 p.m. Oct. 2 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 309 W. 39th St. The fundraiser will feature Doug Smith on acoustic guitar and his wife, Judy Koch, singing and playing the flute; Sandra Baumgarten, a mezzo soprano; and Keith Collins, a jazz bassist. Admission is $15. Tickets: http://www.cpcc3.eventbrite.com or 360-696-1615.
A PANEL DISCUSSION ON JUDAISM will feature six area rabbis at 7:15 p.m. Oct. 4 at Shaarie Torah, 920 N.W. Fifth Ave., Portland. “Rabbis Gone Wise,” hosted by Portland Florence Melton Adult Mini-School, will represent five area synagogues and multiple Jewish movements. Tickets: $10-$36. The Mini-School provides Jewish study at the adult level for Jews and others. Tickets at http://www.meltonportland.org/wise, 503-384-2476, email@example.com or at the door.