Music and the arts
JULIE ’N’ FRIENDS – 6 p.m. March 9, First Baptist Church, 1511 Catherine Way, Escalon. Concert features Julie Eichelberger and other guests, including Bridge of Grace. Offering. (209) 838-3213.
JOSHUA MILLS – 7 p.m. March 9-10, Coulterville Christian Fellowship, 5033 Main St. Joshua Mills has spoken in 30 countries and will minister with biblical teaching and healing during “Miracle Services.” (209) 878-3216.
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PANCAKE DINNER – 5:30 p.m. Monday, Christ the King Episcopal Church, 6331 Estelle, Riverbank. On eve of Lent, pancake dinner with all the trimmings. Adults, $6; child, $4; family, $20. (209) 869-1075.
SINGING BOWLS – 7 p.m. Friday, Unity Church of Modesto, 2467 Veneman Ave. The Rev. Lennis Baugh in an evening of healing, including playing 20-plus “alchemy crystal singing bowls” for sound healing. Offering. (209) 578-5433.
TEA, FASHION SHOW – 1 p.m. Saturday, SOS Club at 819 Sunset Ave, Modesto. Event to benefit Modesto Gospel Mission’s Women’s New Life Program includes special tea with chocolate fountain, fashion show, accessories boutique and auction for gift baskets. Tickets: $30, or $35 for premium seating, from 1400 Yosemite Blvd. or (209) 529-8259.
160TH ANNIVERSARY – 10 a.m. March 16, First Presbyterian Church of the 49ers, 11156 Jackson St., Columbia. Church heritage service celebrates 160th anniversary of the church. Includes historic information presented by members in period clothing, historic photos and memorabilia and special music. Free. (209) 532-2441.