HOPE FOR ALL

"From Private Faith to Public Voice: Hope in the Future," the second annual conference sponsored by the Arlington Catholic Diocesan Peace and Justice Commission, will begin at 8:30 a.m. today at St. Charles Borromeo Parish, 3304 Washington Blvd., Arlington. Admission is $10 (includes lunch). 703-841-3831.

DAY OF QUIET

"A Day of Peace and Quiet" will begin at 9:30 a.m. today at Shrine of St. Anthony, 12290 Folly Quarter Rd., Ellicott City. Admission is $35 (includes lunch). 410-531-2800.

AGAPE SEMINAR

"Agape and Activism: One for the Jericho Road," a seminar featuring the Rev. Allen Dwight Callahan, will begin at 10 a.m. today at the Servant Leadership School, 1640 Columbia Rd. NW. Admission is $35. 202-328-7312.

AUTHOR WORKSHOP

"Heterosexism and Racism: Similarities and Differences," a workshop featuring author Gil Caldwell, will begin at 10 a.m. today at Foundry United Methodist Church, 1500 16th St. NW. Admission is $5. Registration required. 202-332-4010.

YOUTH EVENT

"Connect," a free event for young adults and youths 16 and older featuring lectures and musical performances, will begin at 10 a.m. today at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-281-2640.

MUSICAL ACT

"God's Trombones," a musical production based on the writings of James Weldon Johnson, will begin at 4 p.m. today at Takoma Theatre, 6833 Fourth St. NW. Admission is $25. 202-546-4442.

BACH PERFORMANCE

A free performance of Johann Sebastian Bach music, featuring soprano Marilynn Flood, tenor Ken DeCell and bass Greg Lewis, will begin at 1 p.m. tomorrow at St. Columba's Church, 4201 Albemarle St. NW. 202-363-4119.

PAPAL HONORS

A conferral of papal honors bestowed upon 10 priests by Pope John Paul II before his death will begin at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Ave. NE. 301-853-4515.

STEM CELL TALK

"Stem Cell Research Update," a free lecture by Richard Doerflinger, will begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, 4001 Yuma St. NW. 202-362-0059.

SINGALONG

"Cathedral Sings!," a community singalong led by J. Reilly Lewis, will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Washington National Cathedral, Wisconsin and Massachusetts avenues NW. Admission is $8 for participants, $5 for listeners. 202-537-5527.

GREEK FESTIVAL

A two-day Greek food festival will begin at noon Friday at St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church, 3149 Glen Carlyn Rd., Falls Church. 703-671-1515.

POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY

"Versions of Political Philosophy," a free lecture featuring Frank Slade, will begin at 2 p.m. Friday at Life Cycle Institute, Catholic University, 620 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-319-5259.

JAZZ NIGHT

A jazz performance featuring the Jonathan Davis Projekt will begin at 7 p.m. Friday at Trinity Episcopal Church, 7005 Piney Branch Rd. NW. Admission is $25 (includes hors d'oeuvres). 202-726-7036.

-- Timothy Wilson

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