THE NINTH & FINAL AND JAMES YOUNGER BANDS will be featured in an event hosted by The Defenders USA, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. today at Crossroads Community Church, 7708 N.E. 78th St. Suggested donation is $3. The event will also feature speakers Chris Gonzales and Ed Ouellette. The Defenders USA is a men’s program of Shared Hope International and is raising funds to prevent sex trafficking and restore trafficked women and children.
VANCOUVER GOSPEL JUBILEE begins at 6:30 p.m. tonight at the Holiness Association Campground, Northeast Covington Road at 107th Avenue. An offering will be taken. * Lois O’Connor, 360-442-9470 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A NEW INTERN, Angela Storer, will be installed during the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 5607 N.E. Gher Road. She will serve for one year. * 360-892-7160, http://www.salcvan.org
JIM FISCHER AND FRIENDS will perform in a benefit concert for the Seafarer’s Center at 7 p.m. June 8 at First United Methodist Church, 401 E. 33rd St. * Tickets, $20, available by calling Al Fischer, 360-695-2239 or 360-566-3644, or Seafarer’s Center, 360-694-9300.
CLARK COLLEGE CHORALE will present two concerts, 3 p.m. June 8 and 7 p.m. June 9 at First Congregational Church, 1220 N.E. 68th St. The 55-member group is co-directed by April Brookins Duvic and Janet Reiter. “It’s a Grand Night for Singing,” will feature selections from Broadway shows. * April Duvic, 360-992-2245, or Peggy Winston, 360-992-2662.