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Lenten Fish Fry on Valentine’s Day

St. Bonaventure Church is sponsoring a Lenten fish fry from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday. Cost is $6 for adults, $4.50 for seniors and $3 for children 12 and younger. All proceeds will go to support the church’s sister parish in Urraco Pueblo, Honduras. The church is at 16400 Springdale St., Huntington Beach. Information: (714) 846-3359.

The Friends of Concordia University auxiliary will host the 1997 Lutheran Choral Festival at 4 p.m. Sunday. Choirs from eight Lutheran churches will be featured. A $5 minimum donation is requested. Concordia is at 1530 Concordia West, Irvine. Information: (714) 854-8002.

Timothy Durkovic will give a benefit piano concert for the Trinity Lutheran School Scholarship Fund at 2 p.m. this afternoon at Trinity Lutheran Church. A dessert reception will follow. A $5 donation will be matched by Aid Assn. for Lutherans. The church is at 902 S. Broadway St., Santa Ana. Information: (714) 543-0341.

A free Outreach Concert featuring Michael Sewell of Heart in a Box will take place at 7 tonight at Calvary Chapel of Fullerton. Sunday services are offered at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. and at 6 p.m. There is also a service at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The church meets at the Fullerton YMCA, 2000 Youth Way. Information: (714) 879-3314.

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The Religious Society of Friends (Quaker) will study the meaning of the life of Jesus during its meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Reservations are required. The society meets at 19191 Harvard Ave., Irvine. Information: (714) 509-7217.

Mark Victor Hansen, co-author of “Chicken Soup for the Soul,” will speak on “How to Outperform Yourself Totally or Dare to Win” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Crystal Cathedral Arboretum. Topics include: learning to dare, affirming oneself and focusing energy. Reservations are requested. Information: (714) 544-5679. The church is at 12141 Lewis St., Garden Grove. Information: (714) 971-4000.

The Rev. Amy Rosenbaum will lead a study of Revelation emphasizing its specific symbols Sunday from 9:35 to 10:25 a.m. at United Methodist Church of Laguna Hills. The study is part of the Sunday Adult Forum, which will meet Sundays through March 9. The church is at 24442 Moulton Parkway, Laguna Hills. Information: (714) 837-3414.

The Rev. Margaret Mohit will give the message “Open Your Heart” at 9:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday at Unity Community Church. Child care and Sunday school will be offered. The church is at 22911 Mill Creek Road, Laguna Hills. Information: (714) 472-9230.

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The Santa Ana/Tustin Christian Women’s Club will have its “Love Is in Style” luncheon from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Friday at the Tustin Ranch Golf Clubhouse. A style show by Casual Corner will be featured. Cost is $13 and reservations are required by Tuesday. The clubhouse is at 12442 Tustin Ranch Road, Tustin. Information: (714) 731-0432.

Gospel music services conducted by guest director Carver Cossey will take place at 8:45 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Trinity United Presbyterian Church. The church will offer a series of inquirer’s classes beginning at 4:45 p.m. Sunday. An Ash Wednesday service will take place at 8 p.m. The church is at 13922 Prospect Ave., Santa Ana. Information: (714) 544-7850.

The Rev. Ricky Hoyt will lead the service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Unitarian Universalist Church of South County. Hoyt is a seminarian at the Claremont School of Theology and an intern at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Studio City. The church is at 25801 Obrero Drive, Suite 8, Mission Viejo. Information: (714) 581-0245.

Weekly Wednesday meals will be offered at 6 p.m. beginning Ash Wednesday at Faith Lutheran Church. The church has annual Lenten soup suppers. Lenten services will take place at 7 p.m. The church is at 8200 Ellis Ave., Huntington Beach. Information: (714) 962-5571.

Rabbi Bernie King will officiate a “Renew Your Wedding Vows” ceremony in honor of Valentine’s Day at 2 p.m. Friday at Congregation Shir Ha-Ma’alot. A priest and minister will preside over the Christian ceremonies that follow. The congregation is at 3652 Michelson Drive, Irvine. Information: (714) 857-2226.

St. John’s Lutheran Church will present the University Choir and Orchestra directed by Al Clifft at 7 tonight. The choir is from Azusa Pacific University. A freewill offering will be taken. The church is at 185 S. Center St., Orange. Information: (714) 288-4400.

Author Faye Kellerman will speak at the One-On-One series at 7 p.m. Sunday at Congregation Eilat. The evening will feature a presentation, question-and-answer period and book signing. Tickets are $15 and refreshments will be served. The congregation is at 22081 Hidalgo, Mission Viejo. Information: (714) 770-9606.

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church will continue its weekly “Serendipity” discussion series at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Sande Whitacre Herron, director of Crystal Cathedral Singles, will speak about “Believing Is Seeing.” A $3 donation is requested. The church is at 600 St. Andrews Road, Newport Beach. Information: (714) 631-2880.

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