King Day Celebration 27th Anniversary takes place Jan. 5, at 11 a.m., at the King monument in the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Shopping Center, 103rd and Compton Ave., in Los Angeles. The theme is “Going Forward With the Dream.” The free program includes music and refreshments. To learn more, call (323) 566-5286.

Carson Community Deliverance Center Church holds a Women’s Prayer Service on Jan. 12, at 10 a.m., at 555 E. 220th St., in Carson.  The public is invited to attend for worship and prayer.  For information, call (310) 835-7905.

Greater Emmanuel Temple hosts the Central California District Council’s Leadership Conference on Jan. 17-19, at 3740 E. Imperial Hwy. in Lynwood. Participants include Bishop T. Douglas, Sr., Suffragan Bishops Vanessa Ussery and David Rhone, Dr. Byron Brazier and Dr. Rickey Allman. Visit for details.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Los Angeles Alumnae Chapter offers scholarship to qualified high school applicants in the Los Angeles area.  The deadline is Feb. 2, 2019. For information and applications, visit