Ward A.M.E. Church will celebrate Annual Men's Weekend with three events at 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Joseph C. Nixon. The programs are the Men & Music Concert on June 15, at 7 p.m.; a Prayer Breakfast on June 16, at 10 a.m.; and worship service on June 17, at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Ralph Williamson of First A.M.E. - Las Vegas as guest preacher. For information, call (213) 747-1367.
Beulah Baptist Church will hold a Notary Public Training Class on June 16, at 7:45 a.m., at 1454 East 100th Street in Los Angeles. The Rev. Robert L. Taylor is pastor. Following the six-hour seminar, the State-approved examination will be administered. Call Gloria Jefferson at (323) 799-8926 for information.
Let's Move California will present Fitness Feria on June 16, at 10 a.m., at Robert F. Kennedy School, 701 South Catalina Street in Los Angeles. Guests include Attorney General Kamala Harris and celebrity chefs providing free food sampling. Children can participate in basketball, martial arts, swimming, dance and more. For information, call (323) 730-7727 or visit letsmoveca.org.
Hays Tabernacle C.M.E. Church will host a Ministry to Men (MTM) meeting on June 16, at 10 a.m., at 10121 South Central Avenue in Los Angeles. The Rev. Julio Andujo is host pastor. Refreshments will be served. Guests can also register for the Fresno MTM Retreat in September. For details, call (323) 564-5121.
Guidance Church will sponsor a Fun-Raising & Juneteenth Festival on June 16, at 10 a.m., at 7225 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles. The Rev. Nirvana Reginald Gayle is pastor. The public is invited to attend. For information, call (310) 753-5823 or email:
Second Mount Carmel M.B. Church will present its Second Annual Praise Dance Concert on June 16, at 6 p.m., said Pastor Eric S. Woodson. The program will be held at Full Gospel M.B. Church, 6900 South Compton Avenue in Los Angeles. The donation is $5. For details, call (323) 753-4271.
Author Robert Wayne will sign copies of his book, Fire & Brimstone, on June 19, at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., at The Beverly Hilton, 9876 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills. The narrative chronicles the struggle of God's prophets, Elijah and Elisha, to stand against King Ahab and Jezebel to save Israel.
Holy Chapel M.B. Church will celebrate its 68th Anniversary and Mortgage Burning Ceremony on June 19 - 21 at 7 p.m., and June 24 at 3:30 p.m., at 1016 East Rosecrans Avenue in Compton, said Pastor George L. Thomas. Guest preachers include the Rev. Walter Riley, the Rev. Leonard White, the Rev. James Perkins, the Rev. Victor Green, and the Rev. Herman Avery. For information, call (310) 537-3149.
The ROCK Christian Fellowship will host a Men's Heads Up Double Elimination Domino Tournament on June 22, at 7 p.m., at The ROCK Learning Center, 5199 East Pacific Coast Highway in Long Beach, said Pastor Gregory Sanders. ?The free event is open to men age 18 and above. To register, email
or call (562) 597-7481.
Wilshire United Methodist Church will present ‘Age Ain't Nothing But a Number,' a musical tribute to seniors, on June 24, at 5 p.m., at 4350 Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles. The Creative Arts Ministry sponsors the free program. For details, call Dr. Gwen Wyatt at (323) 292-9227.
Healthy African American Families II will hold ‘Health Disparities - A Two-Decade Report Card' on June 22, at 8 a.m., at Magnolia Place Family Center, 1910 Magnolia Avenue in Los Angeles. To RSVP for the free conference, call (323) 292-2002 or visit haafii.org.
KRST Unity Center will host Stephanie Ardrey's Marketing 2.0 - Plan to Profit workshop beginning June 26, at 7825 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles. The six-week course will guide businesses and organizations in developing a strategic marketing plan. For details, call (323) 759-7567.
Church of the Redeemer will sponsor ‘Conversations Embracing Virtues of the King' on June 30, at 9:30 a.m., in its Paul Martin Fellowship Hall, 900 East Rosecrans in Los Angeles. Pastor Kerry Allison said, "Come discover God's recipe for victorious living in the 21st Century." For information, call (310) 537-1372.
Second Baptist Church will hold its Annual Worship Service and Fellowship Tea on June 30, at 3 p.m., at 1471 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue in Long Beach, said Pastor Welton Pleasant II. The theme is ‘Women of the Light' and guest speaker is the Rev. Najuma Smith-Pollard, associate minister at Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church. The Master's Missionary Society sponsors the event. Sister Nedra Miller is president and Sister Renee D'Antignac is chairperson. Call (562) 599-3421 for details.