FORUM FOR SINGLES

A free conference for single people, featuring the Revs. Jonathan Smith and Ronda Smith of Progressive Life in Christ Ministries in Hampton, Va., will begin at 9 a.m. today at Mount Olive Baptist Church, 6600 Old Centreville Rd., Centreville. 703-830-8769.

VAILANKANNI PILGRIMAGE

The seventh annual National Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Good Health, Vailankanni, will begin at 3 p.m. today at Basilica for the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-526-8300.

REQUIEM FOR VICTIMS OF NAZIS

A performance and discussion of Stale Kleiberg's "Requiem for the Victims of Nazi Persecution," featuring the Cathedral Choirs and Chamber Orchestra, will begin at 7:15 tonight at Washington National Cathedral, Wisconsin and Massachusetts avenues. NW. Tickets are $10 to $25. 202-537-5757.

SEPT. 11 MEMORIAL

A Sept. 11 memorial program of meditation and sung prayer, led by the Starfire Artists, will begin at 7:30 tonight at Bon Secours Spiritual Center, 1525 Marriottsville Rd., Marriottsville. Admission by donation. 410-442-1320.

'ENLIGHTENED WOMEN OF TIBET'

"Enlightened Women of Tibet," a lecture series by Victoria Dolma, will begin at 3 p.m. tomorrow at Kagyu DC Dharma Center, 1519 D St. SE. Admission by donation. 202-546-0226.

TRIBUTE TO USHERS

"A Tribute to Christian Ushers -- Past and Present," featuring the Gospel Chorale Ensemble, will begin at 3:30 p.m. tomorrow at Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 901 Third St. NW. An offering will be accepted. 202-842-3411.

FIRST PAGAN PRIDE WEEK

An interfaith service to launch the first annual Pagan Pride Week will be held at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Paint Branch Unitarian Church, 3215 Powder Mill Rd., Adelphi. 703-868-4674.

CONCERT AND ART EXHIBIT

A performance by the American University Gospel Choir will begin at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church, 3401 Nebraska Ave. NW. "Colors of Africa," an art exhibit, will follow the performance. An offering will be accepted. 202-363-4900.

HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR

A concert by the Potomac High School Concert Choir will begin at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Albright Memorial United Methodist Church, 411 Rittenhouse St. NW. An offering will be accepted. 202-723-3525.

POETRY READING

A free poetry reading, featuring American University literature professor Myra Sklarew and some of her recently graduated students will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Grace Church, 1041 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-333-7100.

READING AND BOOK SIGNING

Garret Keizer will read from and sign copies of his book "Help: The Original Human Dilemma," beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the College of Preachers, 3510 Woodley Rd. NW. 202-537-6384.

TWO-DAY RETREAT

"Healing the Family Tree Through Divine Mercy" is the theme of a two-day retreat that will begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Holy Family Catholic Church, 826 W. Central Ave., Davidsonville. Admission is $5. 301-261-3010.

-- Timothy Wilson

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