Second Baptist Church
will hold its Jazzy Fish Fry music series on November 11, at 6 p.m., at 2412 Griffith Avenue. Dr. William S. Epps is pastor. The concert will feature Second Baptist and guest musicians. The donation is $8 for the meal only and $10 for meal and concert. For information, call (323) 216-0230 or (213) 748-0318.
Trinity Baptist Church
will host free prostate screenings on November 12, at 10 a.m., at 2040 West Jefferson Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Rev. Alvin Tunstill, Jr. Earl Jones is coordinator. The event, open to all men age 40 and up, is co-hosted by Trinity Community Development Corporation. To register, call (323) 735-0044.
First A.M.E. Church – Santa Monica
will hold a Veteran’s Day Celebration on November 13, at 11 a.m., at 1823 Michigan Avenue in Santa Monica. Rev. Reuben Ford is pastor and Rev. Herman Kemp, West Los Angeles VA chaplain, is the guest speaker.
For details, call (310) 450-0331.
Greater Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church
will present its Inspirational Choir’s Annual Concert on November 13, at 4 p.m., at 5300 South Denker Avenue in Los Angeles. Dr. Solomon L. Drake is pastor and Rev. Harold M. Pittman is choir director. The theme is ‘While You Wait’ based on Psalms 27:14 and 37:7. Hymns, anthems and gospel selections will be featured. Call (323) 759-4996 for details.
International Women’s Commission
will hold the ‘In Memory’ Gospel Benefit Concert on November 13, at 4 p.m., at the Civic Theatre, 8435 Firestone Boulevard in Downey, said Dr. Cassundra White-Elliot, IWC founder. The event will benefit the American Heart Association in Southern California. Performing will be Shervonne Wells, Saxophonist J. Boykin, Sherri Bryant, Devo Called ‘n Chosen, Larry Houston, Mike James Kirkland and others. For tickets, visit creativemindsbookstore.com.
Windsor Hills Christian Bookstore
will have a book signing by Rev. Virgil Jones on November 19, at 2 p.m., at 4438 West Slauson Avenue in Los Angeles. Rev. Jones, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, wrote ‘Healing and Deliverance by the Finger of God.’
For details, call (323) 290-3079.
Pilgrim’s Hope Bible Church
will salute the 13th Anniversary of Pastor Joe L. Smith, Jr. on November 20, at 5 p.m., at 7016 South Compton Avenue in Los Angeles. The theme is ‘Serving In All Seasons’ based on II Timothy 4:2-6. Guests are Pastor Elton Johnson of Metropolitan Baptist Church, Bishop Johnny R. Withers Jr. of Unity Christian Fellowship, Pastor Bobby J. Winters, Jr. of Divinity Christian Church, and Pastor Michael Allen of Resurrection Christian Community Church.
The public is invited to attend.
Pilgrim Congregational Church
will host ‘A Tribute to Mahalia Jackson’ sponsored by the Top Ladies of Distinction (TLOD) Inland Empire Chapter on November 27, at 3 p.m., at 600 North Garey Avenue in Pomona. Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Bingham is pastor Dr. Dorothy Shepherd is TLOD president. Guests include Lillie Knauls, Rev. Dennis Brown, Marva Thomas, Kathryn Barnes, Cathy Cagle, William Zimmerman and Friendship Baptist Church Male Chorus. Call (909) 597-7134 for information.