CrisisLink, the Fairfax Partnership for Youth and the Virginia Department of Health are sponsoring an interfaith conference on mental health and suicide prevention from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. today at St. Matthew's United Methodist Church, 8617 Little River Tpk. in Annandale. The conference is designed to bring people of faith together to share ideas about how faith communities can provide support for families struggling with mental health issues and help prevent suicide. For more information, call Mary Azoy at CrisisLink, 703-516-6771.

There will be a prayer walk from 4 to 6 p.m. June 26 in Falls Church for marginalized and disadvantaged members of the community. Walkers will stop where community decisions are made, where people gather for assistance or fellowship, or where community history is symbolized. It will begin and end at the Falls Church at Fairfax and Washington streets. For more information, call the Rev. Dave Kirkland of Dulin United Methodist Church at 703-532-8060 or Carol Jackson of Falls Church Housing at 703-532-4961.

New Union Baptist Church and the Fairfax NAACP youth council will offer tutoring sessions for students in grades 5 through 12 preparing for final exams, college assessments and summer school. The project, called "It Takes a Village," will hold sessions from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays through the end of August. The church is at 205 Pleasant St. SW, Vienna. For more information, call 703-281-2556.

Immanuel Presbyterian Church will present a concert by the Washington Saxophone Quartet at 1 p.m. June 26. The free event will be followed by a reception. The church is at 1125 Savile Lane, McLean. For more information, call 703-356-3042.

Truro Episcopal Church's vacation Bible school will be held from 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. June 27-July 1. The week's theme will be Jerusalem during biblical times. The church is at 10520 Main St., Fairfax. For more information or to register, call 703-273-1300 or visit

-- Compiled by C. WOODROW IRVIN

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