Coming Events

MATERNAL MUSICAL EXPRESSION

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will host "Mothers and Children Make Music," a free performance featuring an orchestral ensemble of mothers and their children, at 7 p.m. tomorrow at the Washington Temple Visitors' Center, 9900 Stoneybrook Dr., Kensington. For more information, call 301-587-0144.

PURIM CARNIVAL

The Interfaith Families Project of Greater Washington will sponsor a free Purim carnival from 10 a.m. to noon Sunday at Sligo Middle School, 1401 Dennis Ave., Silver Spring. For more information, call 301-270-6337.

ORGAN SHOWCASE

St. Luke Lutheran Church in Silver Spring will host "Organ Plus V," a performance showcase with a chamber orchestra, at 5 p.m. Sunday. Voluntary donations. The church is at 9100 Colesville Rd. For more information, call 301-588-4363.

TRIO PERFORMANCE

Tikvat Israel Congregation in Rockville will host "Discovering the Art of Song," a concert featuring soprano Amanda Gosier, baritone Joshua Saxon and pianist Timothy McReynolds, at 4 p.m. Sunday. Cost is $10. The church is at 2200 Baltimore Rd. For more information, call 301-762-7338.

THE GOSPEL FROM HOMER

Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church in Bethesda will host "The Gospel According to the Simpsons," a free discussion of the religious implications of the popular animated cartoon series, at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. The church is at 6601 Bradley Blvd. For more information, call 301-365-2850.

PASSOVER SEDER

The National Council of Jewish Women will sponsor a Passover Women's Seder at noon Tuesday at the Jewish Community Center, 6125 Montrose Rd., Rockville. Reservations are $20. For more information, call 301-926-1972.

DEALING WITH ANTI-SEMITES

Temple Emanuel Congregation in Kensington will host "Coping with the Rise of Anti-Semitism in 21st Century Europe," a free lecture sponsored by The Jewish Community Council of Greater Washington featuring Lord Janner, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The synagogue is at 10101 Connecticut Ave. For more information, call 301-770-0881.

-- Timothy Wilson

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