Langley Hill Friends will hold a silent auction to benefit the historic church from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Food items, primarily featuring strawberries, handmade furniture, paintings by local artists and vacation house rentals will be among the items offered for sale. Live jazz will be performed. The church is at 6410 Georgetown Pike (Route 193), McLean. For more information, call 703-978-3735 or visit

Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church will host the North Carolina Boys Choir for a performance at 7 p.m. next Thursday. The church is at 2001 Sherwood Hall Lane in the Alexandria section of Fairfax. For more information, call 703-765-6118.

The Community Center for Wholistic Healing will celebrate the installation of Sherry Sherry as its new pastor after the 7:30 p.m. service June 18. Sherry is replacing center founder Michelle Luson, who is retiring. The organization meets at the Friends Meeting House, 660 Spring St., Herndon. For more information, call 703-471-6339 or visit

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church will hold a flea market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 19. Jewelry, toys, books, furniture and clothing will be among the items for sale. The church is at 4801 Ravensworth Rd., Annandale. For more information, call 703-941-2922.

St. Mary of Sorrows Catholic Church will hold a sale of children's items from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. June 19. Clothing, toys, books, maternity and nursing items will be among the items available. Proceeds benefit the Mothers' Group. The church is at 5222 Sideburn Rd., Fairfax. For more information, call 571-212-0938.

Little River United Church of Christ's senior pastor, Verne Arens, will lead discussions on Marcus J. Borg's book, "The Heart of Christianity," from 11 a.m. to noon June 20 and 27. The church is at 8410 Little River Tpk., Annandale. For more information, call 703-978-3060 or visit

St. Christopher's Episcopal Church will begin a series of adult education classes on Sundays at 9 a.m. beginning June 20 and running through July 25. The classes will focus on the book of Revelation. Also, the church's annual picnic will be held at noon Sunday, and St. Christopher's vacation Bible school is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 2 through 6. The church is at 6320 Hanover Ave., Springfield. For more information, call 703-451-1088.

Epiphany United Methodist Church will hold its vacation Bible school for children age 3 through rising fifth-graders from 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. July 12 through 16. The church is at 1014 Country Club Dr. NE, Vienna. For more information, call 703-938-3494.

-- Compiled by C. WOODROW IRVIN

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