The Franciscan Center, 3010 N Perry Ave., Tampa, will hold the presentation "Year of Faith and Leadership" with Bishop Robert Lynch, Diocese of St. Petersburg, on Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $25 and includes lunch. For more information or to register, call (813) 229-2695.
Oak Grove United Methodist Church, 2707 W Waters Ave., Tampa, will be serving a free hot meal in Gage Hall at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. For more information, call the church office at (813) 935-4471. To volunteer, contact Bill Loos at (813) 478-2681.
Tampa Jewish Family Services will hold a workshop for adult children of seniors "Preparing to Care for Your Senior Parent" on Thursday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Congregation Schaarai Zedek, 3303 W Swann Ave., Tampa. The workshop will cover topics like identifying signs of memory loss, how to adjust to the role of caregiver, and how to ask for help. To register, e-mail Lydia Abrams at [email protected] or call (813) 960-1848.
Incarnation Catholic Church, 5124 Gateway Drive, Tampa, will hold a three-part Latin Mass seminar about Gregorian chant, "The Solemn High Mass and Other Liturgies: the Prayers, Rituals and Chants," on Feb. 21, 23 and 24 in the church. Father Samuel Weber, founder of The Institute of Sacred Music in the Archdiocese of St. Louis and expert in Gregorian chant, will lead the seminar. The seminar is free. Online registration is available on the church's website at icctampa.org. For more information, contact Father Philip Clement at [email protected] or (813) 885-7861.
The Tampa Bay Spiritist Center, 5811 Memorial Highway, Suite 204, Tampa, holds meetings on Saturdays in English from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. and in Portuguese from 6 to 7 p.m. For more information, email [email protected]
Tampa Zen Center, 8509 N 29th St., Tampa, offers traditional Soto Zen meditation and instruction every Sunday morning at 9:30. Zen teachers from across the country give talks on Zen practice during the morning classes. For more information, visit tampazencenter.org.