MUSIC AND THE ARTS
GOSPEL CELEBRATION – Noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 2, Turlock Community Auditorium, 1574 E. Canal Drive. Twenty-second annual Labor Day celebration with Gaither Homecoming vocalist Ann Downing and 12 groups, including the Herb Henry Family, Golden State Quartet, California Melody Boys and Revised Standard Version. $13 advance, $16 at door, from Majesty Bible in Turlock or from (209) 538-3838.
PARENT LIFE – 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, Big Valley Grace Community Church, 4040 Tully Road, Modesto. First part in series aimed at providing resources for parents, “Helping Your Child Find True Identity,” features author and speaker Steve Ham, senior director of outreach for Answers in Genesis. Child care provided. Free. (209) 577-1604, ext. 374.
MARRIAGE 911 – 6:45-8:15 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 3 through Nov. 12, Modesto Free Methodist Church, 1520 Rose Ave. Joe and Michelle Williams, authors of “Yes, Your Marriage Can Be Saved,” will teach. Reregister by Tuesday. Cost: $25 (materials). Child care available by reservation, $2 per week. (209) 578-4357 or email@example.com.
DIVORCE CARE – 7-8:45 p.m. Thursdays, starting Sept. 5, Modesto Covenant Church, 913 Floyd Ave. Find help and healing. $15 for workbook, scholarships available. Child care by reservation. (209) 524-4110.
JEWS FOR JESUS — 10:45 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, 1511 Catherine Way, Escalon. Guest speaker Steve Wertheim will speak on “Gospel in the Feasts of Israel.” Offering. (209) 838-3213.