Riverdale Presbyterian Church will hold its 11th annual indoor-outdoor craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 17 at 6513 Queens Chapel Rd., University Park. Vendor spaces are available. Proceeds will benefit a deacon community fund. For more information, call 301-277-5343.
Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church will hold a media conference Sept. 24 to 25 at 7707 Allentown Rd., Fort Washington. Titled "Media Unwrapped: To Educate, Empower and Enhance (E3)," the conference will feature media professionals conducting workshops on sound recognition, videography, the future of the Internet in media and marketing strategies. Events will end with a gospel concert by Pastor Shirley Caesar. For more information, call 301-248-8833.
Jerusalem African Methodist Episcopal Church will hold activities in honor of its seventh anniversary from Saturday through Sept. 25 at 8415 Schultz Rd., Clinton. The church will hold a rededication service at 8 a.m. and a concert at 4 p.m. on Saturday. It will hold a birthday party and kickoff rally at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Guest ministers from Progressive Church, Hemingway Memorial AME Church and New Chapel Baptist Church will speak during revival services next week, from Wednesday through Sept. 16. An outdoor music festival concludes the anniversary activities at 4 p.m. on Sept. 25. For more information, call 301-877-1772.
The Greenbelt Interfaith Leadership Association will hold a "Healing Hands Strengthen Community" fundraiser from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Roosevelt Center Plaza, Southway and Crescent Roads, Greenbelt. Local massage therapists will give massages in exchange for donations to community relief organizations, a good Samaritan fund and an emergency assistance fund. The fundraiser will commemorate the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. For more information, call 301-441-3013.
First United Methodist Church will host the Cultural Academy for Excellence's "Back to School Recital" from 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday at 6201 Belcrest Rd., Hyattsville. Students from the academy will perform works by Beethoven, Haydn, Debussy, Mozart and other composers in this 10th anniversary concert. For more information, call 301-262-9032.
-- Compiled by Y.B. THOMPSON
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