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Swing music performance aids military families

Thu., May 14, 2009

The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 127 E. 12th Ave., and Operation Spokane Heroes will present Swing in the Cathedral for Military Families today at 7 p.m.

The concert will feature Tuxedo Junction and the proceeds will benefit Operation Spokane Heroes and the Army National Guard’s Family Resource Centers.

Tickets are $10 and are available by calling Rich Relyea at (509) 838-6131, St. John’s at (509) 838-4277 or TicketsWest at (509) 325-SEAT.

Other churches hosting performances

The Unity Church of Truth, 2900 S. Bernard, will present Mark Stanton Welch in concert Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m.

Welch, a singer, songwriter and song healer, will also offer the “Sounds for the Soul Workshop” from 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the church. Admission to the workshop is $25 or $10 for students and seniors.

Tickets to the concert are $10 per adult or $5 for students and seniors.

For more information, call the church office at (509) 838-6518.

•Hamblen Park Presbyterian Church, 4102 S. Crestline, will present, “Dear Dietrich,” a reader’s theater play, Sunday at 3 p.m.

The play centers on a German theologian who opposed the Nazis during World War II.

For more information, call the church office at (509) 448-2909.

All Saints Catholic School having open house

All Saints Catholic School, 3510 E. 18th Ave., will present an open house today from 8:45 a.m. to noon for interested students in fifth through eighth grades and their parents.

Students can observe various classes while their parents learn about the curriculum, extracurricular activities and the school philosophy.

For more information, call All Saints at (509) 624-5712.

Lidgerwood Presbyterian hosting movie night

Lidgerwood Presbyterian Church, 4449 N. Nevada St., will present the movie “A Man Called Peter,” Friday at 7 p.m.

The movie is about Peter Marshall, a man who immigrated to America from Scotland to become a Presbyterian minister and later becomes a chaplain in the United States Senate.

For more information, call the church office at (509) 487-9667.

God’s Closet plans clothing giveaway

God’s Closet will offer free gently used children’s clothing Friday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, 804 W. Spofford.

There is a $1 cover charge.

For more information, call God’s Closet at (509) 991-4541.

Contact staff writer Lisa Leinberger at (509) 459-5449 or by e-mail at

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