Jehovah’s Witnesses plan their summer convention on August 21-23, at 9:30 a.m., at the Long Beach Convention Arena, 300 E. Ocean Blvd., in Long Beach, said spokesman Robert Rodriguez. The theme is “Imitate Jesus, Why and How?” The public is invited to attend. For information, visit jw.org.
Second Baptist Church holds Jazzy Fryday on August 21, at 7 p.m., at 2412 S. Griffith Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor William S. Epps. Jimmy Spencer and Karen Hernandez will perform. The donation is $15 in advance and $18 at the door and includes dinner and entertainment. To RSVP, call (323) 216-0230.
New Beginnings Believers Bible Fellowship Church sponsors a free community breakfast on August 22, at 10 a.m., at 6733 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 190, in Los Angeles. To RSVP, call or text (323) 371-3886.
Los Angeles Bible Training School holds registration for the Fall 2015 semester on August 24 and August 27, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at 2008 E. 87th St. in Los Angeles, said LABTS President Paul Felix. Classes begin August 31 and end December 17. The registration fee of $75.00 allows a student to enroll in one to four classes. Call (323) 588-3711 or visit labts.org for more information.
Emmanuel Church of God in Christ observes Annual Men’s Day on August 30, at 11 a.m., at 1399 E. 33rd St., in Los Angeles, said Superintendent Wilbert Jones, Jr., pastor. The community and past members are invited to attend. To learn more, call Deacon Tommy James at 323-293-6923.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church hosts a musical to celebrate the 46th Anniversary of Pastor Sylvester and First Lady Earlee Washington on August 30, at 4 p.m., at 2009 W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., in Los Angeles. The community is invited to attend. For details, call, (323) 293-6448.