Sunday 9:45-10:45 a.m.: Internet safety for families with young children, with speaker from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Annandale United Methodist Church, Room 300, 6935 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-256-8330 or e-mail Becki Stewart, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday 10 a.m.: Poet Gigi Bradford, president of the Folger Poetry Board, discusses “Faith and Poetry: Ordinary Epiphanies.” St. John’s Episcopal Church, Lafayette Square, 1525 H St. NW. Free. 202-347-8766 or www.stjohns-dc.org.
Sunday 10-12:30 p.m.: Michael Prival discusses the Book of Esther; sponsored by Machar, the Washington congregation for secular humanistic Judaism. Jewish Primary Day School, 6045 16th St. NW. Free. E-mail Kelly Hand at email@example.com or call 202-686-1881.
Sunday 10:10 a.m.: Economist Richard Parker discusses economic reconciliation in “The Way of Reconciliation: From Injury to Restoration.” Washington National Cathedral, Front Nave, Wisconsin and Massachusetts avenues NW. Free. 202-537-6200 or www.nationalcathedral.org.
Sunday 12:45 p.m.: A Lenten study of Marcus J. Borg’s “Speaking Christian: Why Christian Words Have Lost Their Meaning and Power — And How They Can Be Restored.” Washington National Cathedral, Front Nave, Wisconsin and Massachusetts avenues NW. Free. E-mail Ellen Spencer at ESpencer@cathedral.org or call 202-537-6200 or www.nationalcathedral.org.
Sunday 1-3 p.m.: “Understanding Transgender: The T in LBGT and the Trans in All of Us.” A panel discussion of the social, psychological and biological issues surrounding gender identity. Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ, 5010 Little Falls Rd., Arlington. Free. Rev. Mark Suriano, 703-538-4886 or www.rockspringucc.org/church-life/open-and-affirming.
Sunday 1:30 p.m. and Thursday 3 p.m.: “Though the Earth be Moved,” a staff member-led tour of building damage caused by the 5.8-magnitude earthquake Aug. 23, 2011. Washington National Cathedral, 3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW. $10. 202-537-6200 or www.nationalcathedral.org.
Sunday 5 p.m.: Choral evensong. Works by Herbert W. Sumsion, George Dyson and John Goss sung by the church’s professional choir. Christ Church, Georgetown (Episcopal), 31st and O streets NW. Free. 202-333-6677