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Posted: March 14, 2008 10:29 p.m.
Updated: May 16, 2008 5:03 a.m.

LDS Church plans to recognize teachers
Graduating seniors will honor 23 teachers from Saugus, Canyon, Hart and Golden Valley High Schools, in addition to the Academy of the Canyons, at 7 p.m. today at the Santa Clarita Stake Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Each student will introduce his or her chosen teacher and tell how that teacher has influenced the student.

Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon will speak, and the Saugus High School Concert Choir will perform. The ceremony is free and the public is invited. The event is at 19513 Drycliff St. in Canyon Country.

Pianist to perform at Chabad of SCV
Award winning pianist Gershon Wachtel will play various classical Jewish numbers tonight at Chabad of SCV.

Aside from his musical performances, Wachtel will discuss aspects of his life, including how he was chosen to lead the U.S. Olympic gymnastics team in 1976 and 1980. The event is planned to begin at 8:30 p.m.

Tickets are $18 a person. To reserve a seat, call (661) 644-5735 or visit Chabad of SCV is located at 23120 W. Lyons Ave. in Newhall.

St. Joseph to be honored Sunday
Members of the Newhall Branch of the Italian-Catholic Federation, assisted by the Knights of Columbus, will be honoring St. Joseph on Sunday by serving free continental breakfast following Mass at the social hall of Our Lady of Perpetual Help.

The church is located at 23233 Lyons Ave., in Newhall. A large statue of St. Joseph will be on display.

SCUMC hosts 'Walk Through Holy Week'
On March 22, Santa Clarita United Methodist Church will host "Walk Through Holy Week."

The event will be a interactive as families start with dancing on Palm Sunday and move through each day of the week visiting the Temple with moneychangers, sharing a Passover Seder, praying in the Garden of Gethsemane and celebrating the resurrection.

United Methodist is located at 26640 Bouquet Canyon Road in Valencia.

United Methodist offers Taste of Faith
During every Wednesday of Lent, from 6 to 7 p.m., a special gathering will be held in the Fireside Room of Santa Clarita United Methodist Church.

A soup-and-bread supper will be available at 6 p.m., and from 6:30 to 6:45 p.m. a meditation will be brought in by a visitor.

The hour concludes with Holy Communion with the pastors.

Nursery care is available if requested in advance.

Santa Clarita United Methodist Church is located at 26640 Bouquet Canyon Road in Valencia.

- Signal Staff

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