Job Fair Scheduled For Senior Citizens
The D.C. Commission on Aging, in conjunction with local senior citizen groups, will sponsor a Senior Citizens Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today in the Great Hall of the U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Ave. NW.
Many employers will be on hand, some of them doing on-site hiring for entry- to professional-level positions in fields including office support, retailing, hotel and restaurant administration, accounting, home health services and child care. For information, call 724-5622. Education Training Set
George Washington University has received a $260,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to fund a three-year project to train 20 local minority women to work in special education for infants.
The training is expected to include a 39-credit graduate program that will include coursework in special education and internships working with developmentally delayed and disabled infants.
The program is designed to prepare students to work in hospitals, human service agencies and educational institutions with infants and their families. For information, call 994-6460. Cooking Classes Offered
Free classes in cooking are available to D.C. residents through the Culinary Arts Program.
The program is set to begin tomorrow and run through Sept. 27 of next year. It is geared toward those who would like to cook in hotels or restaurants or who own their businesses. People who reside outside the District must pay tuition. For details, call 576-7819. Choir Marks Anniversary
The Holy Comforter-St. Cyprian Gospel Choir will celebrate its 18th anniversary with a concert at 5 p.m. Sunday at the church, 14th and East Capitol streets SE. Donations of $5 will be requested. For advance tickets, call 546-1885. Israeli Diplomat to Speak
Abba Eban, former Israeli ambassador to the United Nations and the United States, will be the guest lecturer at Washington's Adas Israel Congregation at 8 p.m. Sunday as part of a series of events celebrating the congregation's 120th anniversary.
Admission to the lecture, which will be in the sanctuary at Connecticut Avenue and Porter Street NW, is free. For information, call 301-469-6292. ANC 7F Sets Celebration
Advisory Neighborhood Commission 7F will hold its 11th Annual Awareness Day Parade and Fair from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Activities will begin at noon with a parade down East Capitol Street SE from the Benning-Stoddert Recreation Center to Fort Chaplin Park. For information, call 583-4617.