Immanuel Bible Church will host Rep. Mike Pence (R-Ind.) at a 7:30 a.m. breakfast Saturday. Pence is the deputy majority whip of the U.S. House of Representatives. Tickets are $6. The church is at 6911 Braddock Rd., Springfield. For more information or to register, call 703-813-1955 or visit

Unity of Fairfax will host a day of peace meditations with Ravi Kaur from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Events will include meditations, poetry readings, prayers and chants. The church is at 2854 Hunter Mill Rd., Oakton. For more information, call 571-213-3192.

Church of the Good Shepherd will host two events at 7 p.m. Sunday. Triathlete D.R. Clark will speak at a special youth service, and missionary Bob May will discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The church is at 2351 Hunter Mill Rd, Vienna. For more information, call 703-281-3987 or visit

George Mason University will be the site of festivities Saturday and Sunday to mark the National Khalsa Day Parade Organization's quadricentennial celebrations of the compilation of Guru Granth Sahib, the Sikh scriptures. Sikh and non-Sikh scholars will give presentations on various aspects of the religion and its way of life. The university is at 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. For more information and a schedule of the weekend's events, call 240-375-1205.

St. Anthony's Catholic Church will host the interfaith gospel choir Mosaic Harmony for a concert at 8 p.m. June 12. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and students 12 to 17. Admission is free for children younger than r 12. The church is at 3305 Glen Carlin Rd., Falls Church. For more information or tickets, call 703-938-1141.

Messiah United Methodist Church will hold a singles dance from 8:30 p.m. to midnight June 12. Fox trot lessons will be offered at 8 p.m. Admission is $10 or $5, which includes finger food. The church is at 6215 Rolling Rd., Springfield. For more information, call 703-569-9862.

The Catholic Diocese of One Spirit will ordain Penelope Ann Thoms of County Kerry, Ireland, to the priesthood at 10 a.m. June 13. Thoms, a native of Illinois, is an ordained Unitarian minister at the Princes Street Church in Cork, Ireland. The One Spirit Catholic community is one of a number of ecumenical Catholic faith groups that practice a generically Catholic model of Christianity and share a common theology and liturgical tradition with the Roman and Orthodox Catholic faiths. One Spirit honors the pope and other religious leaders but is not subject to the Roman Catholic Church's canon law. The community meets at Little Rocky Run Community Center, 13900 Stonefield Dr., Clifton. For more information, call 703-818-8080.

Falls Church Presbyterian Church will hold an open house to mark the opening of its new fellowship hall and renovated facilities at 2 p.m. June 13. The church is at 225 E. Broad St. For more information, call 703-532-6518 or visit

-- Compiled by C. WOODROW IRVIN