Sunday, December 17, 2017
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Hillsborough religion calendar

The St. James House of Prayer Episcopal Church outreach ministry program Cornerstone Kids is sponsoring the 23rd annual Lincoln-Douglass Ball tomorrow at 6 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Tampa — USF, 3705 Spectrum Blvd., Tampa. The formal event is a masquerade ball, and guests are invited to dress in costume or wear masks. The event includes cocktails, dinner and dancing. Tickets are $65 per person, or $650 for a table of 10. Proceeds benefit Cornerstone Kids. For more information, call (813) 293-1284.

The Franciscan Center, 3010 N Perry Ave., Tampa, will host Islam 101 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday. The class will provide basic information to promote better understanding about Muslims and the Islamic faith. The cost is $15. For more information, call (813) 229-2695.

Tampa Zen Center, 8509 N 29th St., Tampa, offers traditional Soto Zen meditation and instruction every Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. Zen teachers from around the country give talks on Zen practice during the morning classes. For more information, visit tampazencenter.org.

Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church, 509 E Twiggs St., Tampa, holds Alcoholics Anonymous meetings twice a week, on Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m. and Fridays from 7 to 8 a.m. For more information, call the church at (813) 221-2035.

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