Potluck Luncheon at the Arlington Metaphysical Chapel. The first Sunday of every month (except July and August), bring a dish to share after the 11 a.m. service in Roller Fellowship Hall. The Chapel is located at 5618 Wilson Blvd. Call 703-276-8738.

Choral Evensong for Ascension Day is presented by St. Mary's Parish Choir Thursday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 2609 N. Glebe Road. Call 703-527-6800 or visit

Attic Sale at Bethel United Church of Christ, 4347 Arlington Blvd., on Sunday, May 7. Donations accepted beginning May 2; no clothes. Also, volunteers are needed to help sort and price donations. Call 703-528-0937.

Stained Glass Bluegrass Concert. Cherrydale United Methodist Church presents the Lewis family in a bluegrass gospel concert on Sunday, June 5 at 7 p.m. The church is located at 3701 Lorcom Lane. Admission costs $20 per adult and $10 for those under 12. Funds raised will benefit the Missions and Outreach Ministries of the church.

Arlington Diocese Refugee Services, the largest refugee agency in Northern Virginia, will celebrate 30 years of service in Northern Virginia on Wednesday, June 22. In 30 years the Office has assisted over 16,000 refugees and asylees. Refugee Services invites the community of Northern Virginia to its 30th Anniversary Fundraising Dinner at Hilton McLean, Tysons Corner, 7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean. Tickets are $75 each, or a table of 10 for $700. Reservations required. Funds raised will assist refugees on the road to self-sufficiency. Call 703-524-2154 or e-mail

Buddhist meditation class on Thursdays, 7-8:30 p.m., at Tower Villas Office Plaza, Griffin Center, Suite 5, 3800 Fairfax Drive, taught by Buddhist nun Kelsang Varahi of Vajrayogini Buddhist Center. Learn about an authentic practice of meditation and say goodbye to stress. Classes include guided meditations, a talk on Buddhism, question and answer, and refreshments. $10. 202-331-2122 or