Zahra's Books hosts author and Sentinel contributor Akemini E. Ukpong signing her new book, ‘Live, Laugh, Let Go! Poetic Sounds of Love, Life and Relationship’ on February 16 at 2 p.m., at 900 North La Brea Avenue in Inglewood. For details, call (888) 791-9907.
Morningside United Church of Christ welcomes Inglewood City Treasurer Wanda M. Brown as guest speaker and soloist David Daughtry on February 17 at 11 a.m., at 8722 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Mark L. Rohrbaugh. Visit morningsigeucc.org for information.
Crenshaw United Methodist Church hosts the Save Our Sons Justice/Prison Ministry on February 17 at 2:30 p.m., at 3740 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles. The Rev. Derrick Noble is pastor. The National Association for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) will present strategies for coping with mental illness and the relationship of mental illness and incarceration. For details, call (323) 292-0141.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church sponsors a Corporate Prayer service on February 20 at 7 p.m., at 2009 West Martin Luther King Boulevard in Los Angeles. Pastor Sylvester Washington invites the public to attend. Call (323) 293-6448 for details.
Sisters In Ministry (SIM) presents ‘Coffee Hour Fellowship’ on February 22 at 7 p.m., at New Mount Calvary M.B. Church, 402 East El Segundo Boulevard in Los Angeles. The Rev. Sonja Dawson is SIM founder and host pastor. To RSVP, mail
Gray Smith Enterprises presents ‘Preacher’s Kids Gospel Night’ on February 23 at 6 p.m., at Landis Performing Arts Center, 4800 Magnolia Avenue in Riverside. Alesia G. Brown is host and guests are Tasha Cobbs, The Gray Kids, The Padillas, Gavin, Kelvin Bell, Silent Praz, and more. Tickets range from $12.50 to $30. Call (702) 708-9934 for details.
Ward A.M.E. Church holds its Annual Black History concert on February 24 at 3 p.m., at 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Taurus L. Myhand and Minister of Music Ron Lowe. The Sanctuary Choir, Drama Ministry, Praise Dancers and guests will perform. For information, call (213) 747-1367.
Holman United Methodist Church offers ZUMBA Fitness classes on Mondays at 7:30 p.m., in its L.L. White Hall, 3320 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Kelvin Sauls. Mychele Sims is the instructor. Donation is $8. Call Latanya Cunningham at (323) 731-7285 for information.