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Junction City United Methodist Church - The Rev. Cecil Prescod, a national civil rights leader, will lead a "Living Room Discussion: A One-Time Think Tank on Immigration" from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today at the church, 750 W. 10th St. Information: 998-5158 or 998-2391.

Redemption Rocks! Hip-Hop Concert - C-Major, M.C. InCyte, Nik Fury and Feel Good Remedy will perform in a free concert today at 6:30 p.m. at Cozmic Pizza, 199 W. Eighth Ave. All ages welcome. Sponsored by First Baptist Church 20/30-Something. Information: 344-3370.

Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center - A free seminar titled "When to Tolerate, When to Face, How to Forgive" will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at the EWEB Community Room, 500 E. Fourth Ave. Presenter is Sister Gita Patel, coordinator of the BK Meditation Center in Los Angeles. Information: 343-5252.

St. John's Eastern Orthodox Church - The ancient service of Paschal Matins, celebrating the resurrection of Jesus, will begin at 11 p.m. today at the church, 304 Blair Blvd., followed by the Divine Liturgy. Information: 484-5810.

Unitarian Universalist Church in Eugene - The church's Green Sanctuary Committee will lead services at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday on the topic of `The Power of One - Living Sustainably in a Fragile World,' at the church, 477 E. 40th Ave. Information: 686-2775 or

Kagyu Dakshang Chuling - The Venerable Lama Tsang Tsing will lead a teaching on the principles of Vajrayana Buddhism and the Vow of Refuge, "Entering the Buddhist Path," from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at 917 E. 43rd Ave. Cost is $20. Information: 485-3961 or 683-1808.

Springfield Unitarian Universalist Fellowship - Jan Spencer of the Eugene Permaculture Guild will discuss peak oil's effects at 5 p.m. Sunday at 1072 Main St. Child care available. Information: 988-0277.

Hokoyo Marimba Band - The band, a performing ensemble of the Kutsinhira Cultural Arts Center in Eugene, will perform at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday at Trinity United Methodist Church, 440 Maxwell Road, and also give a post-service concert at 11:30 a.m. Information: 688-3269.

Singer Family Lecture - Yair Hoffman, professor of Bible at Tel Aviv University and a visiting professor at the University of Oregon, will discuss "Ancient Israelite Politics and the Exodus" in a free lecture at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in Room 182 of Lillis Hall on the UO campus. Sponsored by the Singer Family Judaic Studies Resource Fund.

The Lighthouse - Abraham Rababy, a Lebanese native who was part of a teenage street gang, will speak at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church, West 18th Avenue and Charnelton Street. Rababy discusses Middle East events in light of Scripture. Information: 485-5244.

Episcopal Church of the Resurrection - Randall Thompson's cantata, "The Place of the Blest," accompanied by flute, violin and piano, will be performed Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. festival Eucharist service at the church, 3925 Hilyard St. Information: 686-8462.

Temple Beth Israel Art Tour - A progressive, self-guided tour of temple members' art will be held in the privacy of their own studios from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Requested donation of $5. Information: 912-3554.

Holocaust Memorial Service - A Holocaust memorial service and panel discussion will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Hilyard Community Center, East 25th Avenue and Hilyard Street. Includes Holocaust songs in Yiddish and Kaddish. Sponsored by Or haGan Light of the Garden and University of Oregon Jewish Student Union. Information: 434-6551.

Christians Addressing Family Abuse - A free informational talk, "The Latest Developments in Biofeedback Training for the Brain," will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at 921 Country Club Road, Suite 222, Conference Room 13. Reservations required; seating limited. Information: 686-6000.

Oregon Chautauqua at St. Paul Catholic Church - William and Carla Coleman will present "The Haunting War: An American Tragedy Revisited" at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the church, 1201 Satre St. Free Oregon Chautauqua program tells the story of the Civil War in vignettes bound by period music. Information: 686-2345.

Ramana Maharshi Workshop - Portland spiritual teacher David Waldman will lead an intensive four-day workshop beginning Thursday based on the nondual teachings of Ramana Maharshi. The event will be held at The Barn, 28055 Briggs Hill Road. Cost is $195; reservations required. Information: 344-0267.

Girls Night Out - Marjorie Woodfin of Brookings, world traveler and newspaper columnist, will be keynote speaker at a Lane County Women's Connection event at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Gateway Mall in Springfield. Vocalist Bonnie Frazier of Brookings will perform. Variety of desserts will be served. Cost is $7 per person. Affiliated with Stonecroft Ministries. Reservations required by Tuesday. Information: 461-4526 or 688-2557.

Sufi Practice - "Heart: The Medicine of Daily Life" is the theme for a Sufi practices presentation at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Eugene Waldorf School, 1350 McLean Blvd. Postneshin Jelauddin Loras and musicians will lead a program of breath, intention, music, movement and chanting focused on forgiveness and remembrance. Refreshments and bazaar to follow. Sponsored by Mevlevi Order of America and Rhythm & Bliss Presents. Requested donation of $15. Information: 345-5760.

Lane County Community Prayer Breakfast - The deadline is Friday to purchase tickets for this year's breakfast, scheduled for 7 a.m. on May 5 at the Hilton Eugene. Keynote speaker is Al Egg of Beyond Victory Ministry in Portland. Tickets are $30 each, or $250 for tables of 10. Tickets/information: 284-2250.

Messiah Lutheran Church Annual Rummage Sale - The sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. next Saturday, April 29, at the church. Sponsored by Lutheran Women's Missionary League. Clothing, kitchenware, books, baby items, jewelry, shoes. Doors open promptly at 9 a.m. Cash only.


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Date:Apr 22, 2006
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