What: The College of Charleston Jewish Studies Program presents “The Arab Spring, Turkey and Iran: Their Impact on Israel” with Kenneth Jacobson, deputy national director of the Anti-Defamation League.
When: 10-11:30 a.m. Where: Jewish Studies Center, 96 Wentworth St.
More Info: 953-5682
What: Dr. Milton E. Rochford, pastor of All Saints Temple COGIC of Hempstead, N.Y., will lead a program on Urban Initiatives and Community Interventions. The workshop will include ministry visits to local correctional institutions and worship in local churches.
When: 11 a.m. worship service Where: Church of God in Christ Calvary, 302 Jeff Circle, Goose Creek
More Info: 553-5000
What: The Charleston Jewish Federation presents a commemoration of the Holocaust at its annual Yom Hashoah Memorial Program. The featured speaker, Dr. Felicia Carmelly, is an author and survivor from Romania. Also featured is “Tomorrow Never Came,” a song cycle inspired by children’s poems from Terezin. The piece, composed by Ayala Asherov-Kalus, will be sung by Metropolitan opera mezzo-soprano Janet Hopkins.
When: 3 p.m. April 22 Where: Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, 90 Hasell St.
Price: Free and open to the public.
More Info: 556-6600 or www.charlestonremembers.org
What: This is a Christian-centered 12-step program. Meetings begin with dinner followed by praise and worship, a lesson, group discussions and fellowship.
When: 6 p.m. Sundays Where: The Baptist Church @ Riverland Terrace, 2023 Wappoo Drive
more info: Darryl at firstname.lastname@example.org
What: Buddhist teachings on meditation and daily life. Discussion on free e-book: “Modern Buddhism.”
When: 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Circular Congregational Church, 150 Meeting St.
Price: $10/$5 students and seniors
More Info: 814-4766 or www.meditationinsouthcarolina.org
What: Featured items will be homemade soups, sandwiches, shrimp salad and chicken salad plates, as well as shrimp and grits and desserts. Takeouts will be available. Proceeds will be used for the church’s roof repair.
When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Where: Cooper River Baptist Church, 1059 Crawford St.
More Info: 747-7389 or www.crriverbc.org
What: United Hospice will sponsor a candle-lighting memorial to honor loved ones, community members and military. Refreshments and an ice cream social will be held.
When: 6 p.m. Where: The Village at Summerville, 201 W. 9th N St.
More Info: 573-8623
What: The Charleston Symphony Orchestra will present a concert as a part of the Daniel Island Chamber Music series.
When: 7 p.m. April 26 Where: Providence Baptist Church, 294 Seven Farms Drive
Price: $15 More Info: 723-7528 or www.charlestonsymphony.org
What: Members of the Greater Charleston Chapter of the Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship will be available to talk to about being born again or a rededication to Jesus Christ.
When: 7 a.m. April 28 Where: Salvation Gazebo at the Coastal Carolina Flea Market, 165 Market Drive
What: This annual celebration will feature local cuisines from the exotic to Grandma’s secret recipes.
When: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 28 Where: Olive Branch AME Church, 1734 U.S. Highway 17
Price: Tickets $10 per pack More Info: 884-5130
What: Pastor Edwin Wright will celebrate Founder’s Day and the grand opening of the new church ministry.
When: Noon-4:00 p.m. Where: Life Simplified Center, 108 Spring Hall Drive, Goose Creek
More Info: 553-3904
What: Sponsored by the Charleston County Missionary Baptist Association, Trident Technical College Gospel Choir and Singing Eagles of Charleston Development Academy Public Charter School partner up for this event.
When: 5 p.m. April 28 Where: Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, 26 Maverick St.
More info: 574-6241 or 574-6993
What: Blue Bicycle Books and the Charleston Unitarian Church welcome Imran Ahmad to sign his new memoir, “The Perfect Gentleman: A Muslim Boy Meets the West.”
When: 5-7 p.m. April 28 Where: Gage Hall, 4 Archdale St.
What: This “Bridging the Gap” concert will feature local gospel singers and musicians, with all proceeds going to East Cooper Community Outreach and its family-assistance programs. Performers include Mario Desaussure and Charity AME Choir, FOCUS and Nastasha Gary.
When: 5 p.m. Where: World Harvest Ministries Community Church, 3441 W. Montague Avenue
Price: $10 advance, $15 door More Info: 849-9220 or www.eccocharleston.org/news.cfm?newsid=46
What: The Charleston Alumnae Chapter of Voorhees College presents The Fellowship Concert Choir of Beaufort in “What Would Jesus Say?” Proceeds will support student scholarships at Voorhees College.
When: 6 p.m. April 28 Where: Greater Mount Zion AME Church, Wright/Smalls Fellowship Hall, 468 Howe Hall Road
Price: $20 adults, $10 children ages 6-12
More Info: Janice Grant 513-4267, Pat 276-4509, 553-5987 or www.voorheescharleston.org
What: St. Paul’s Exchange Club will host this event with all-you-can-eat oysters and hot dogs. Proceeds will support youth programs and child abuse prevention programs.
When: 3-6 p.m. Where: Bowen’s Island, 1800 Bowen’s Island Road
Price: $20; $10 for children under 10
More Info: 889-1365
What: This will be a celebration for the Revs. Stephen Love and Jo Ann Garrett. The Rev. Amiri Hooker, pastor of St. John UMC Wesley Chapel in Hartsville, will be the guest speaker.
When: 4 p.m. Where: Zion United Methodist Church, 2920 Cainhoy Road