Religion Calendar: Feb. 20
2010 Ecumenical Lenten Women’s Retreat, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Wesley Room, 212 N. Division St. “Drawing a New Path to God”, is an opportunity for women to gather during Lent for prayer, mediation and sharing. Enter on southside of church. Call 882-1436.
ECKANKAR Worship service, 10 a.m. -noon, Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. During this one-hour worship service a skilled facilitator will give a brief talk on “How Can I Thank God for my Blessings?” followed by readings, a small group discussion and a short contemplation. Visit eckankar.org Call 358-9013.
Christian Motorcyclists Association Meeting, 11 a.m.-noon Carson City Harley-Davidson, 2900 Research Way. Monthly meeting of the Sierra Shepherds Chapter No. 821 of the Christian Motorcyclists Association. The public is invited to attend. 775-246-7955.
A Sound Journey with Tibetan and Crystal Bowls, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Luv N’ Light Studio, 512 N. Division St. Journey inward to the sounds of Tibetan and Crystal Bowls, chimes and gongs. Sound Journeys are a deeply relaxing experience. Participants create a comfortable next of pillows and blankets. $20 per person. 775-782-5316.
Gospel Concert with the Nelons, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Good Shepherd Wesleyan Church, 1505 Railroad Drive (corner of Saliman and Railroad). Free. Visit thenelons.com Call 775-883-8361.
Purim Party, 2 p.m. Feb. 27, Atlantis Resort in Reno. Hosted by Temple Beth Or in partnership with Hillel student organization. Opened to the public. Power Point presentation on what Purim means. The celebration includes food and costumes and laughter. Call Rabbi ElizaBeth Beyer at 775-322-5542 or firstname.lastname@example.org.