The Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington in Rockville will begin "Judaism: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow," a seven-week lecture series for seniors featuring local rabbis, at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow. Rabbi Mendel Abrams of Beth Torah Congregation will preside. Cost is $12 for JCC members, $18 for nonmembers. The center is at 6125 Montrose Rd. For more information, call 301-881-0100.
BLACK HISTORY CELEBRATION
Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church in Bethesda will present "The Trumpet Sounds: A Celebration of African American History," a free event featuring Elise Bryant and Steve Jones, at 8 p.m. tomorrow. The church is at 9601 Cedar Lane. For more information, call 301-493-8300.
St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Kensington will have a buffet pancake breakfast from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Cost is $4.25 for adults, $1.50 for children. The church is at 10401 Armory Ave. For more information, call 301-933-7933.
MARDI GRAS AUCTION AND DANCE
The Church of Christ the King in Silver Spring will hold a Mardi Gras dance and silent auction, featuring WUSA-TV news anchor Andrea Roane, from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday. The church is at 2300 East West Hwy. Admission is $5. For more information, call 301-589-8616.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will present a free performance by pianists Sally P. Brinton and daughters Stephanie and Lindsey Brinton at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors Center, 9900 Stoneybrook Dr., Kensington. For more information, call 301-587-0144.
North Chevy Chase Christian Church will hold a free prayer breakfast and lecture featuring motivational speaker Larry Hollar at 8:15 a.m. Sunday. Registration is required. For more information, call 301-920-1641.
Christ the Servant Lutheran Church in Montgomery Village will present a free discussion of Diane and John Rehm's "Toward Commitment: A Dialogue About Marriage" at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. The church is at 9801 Centerway Rd. For more information, call 301-977-0285.
St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Silver Spring will hold a pancake supper from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday. An offering will be accepted. The church is at 11612 New Hampshire Ave. For more information, call 301-622-1273.
"Studies in the Passover Haggadah," a free lecture by Rabbi Samuel Scolnic, rabbi emeritus of Congregation Beth El, will begin at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Ring House Social Hall, 1801 E. Jefferson St., Rockville. For more information, call 301-816-5009.
Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ in Bethesda will present a free performance by the Heidelberg College concert choir at 7:30 p.m. Monday. The church is at 1 Westmoreland Cir. For more information, call 301-229-7768.
Congregation Beth El in Bethesda will begin its spring semester of courses at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Courses include Hebrew reading, business and law ethics, history, and interfaith interpretations. The synagogue is at 8215 Old Georgetown Rd. For more information, call 301-652-2606, Ext. 349.
-- Compiled by Timothy Wilson
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