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Tampa religion events, March 26 - April 1

Concert: The Tampa Oratorio Singers will give their final concert of the 2009-2010 season with Mozart's Requiem Mass in D Minor at 4 p.m. Sunday at Palma Ceia Presbyterian Church, 3501 W. San Jose St. The Oratorio Singers are a 75-member choir that includes various artists from throughout the Tampa Bay area. Call (813) 963-6323 or visit

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Charity festival: The Tampa Bay Muslim Alliance will host its 13th annual Islamic Charity Festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Riverfront Park, 1000 N Boulevard. The event aims to reach out to the community's homeless and indigent with giveaways of food, clothing, children's toys and other items, as well as medical checkups. A raffle of 75 new bicycles for the area's homeless will also take place. Call (813) 661-6161.

Quaker meeting: The Religious Society of Friends meets for worship at 10 a.m. Sundays at 1502 W Sligh Ave. Call (813) 253-3244.

Passover seders: Two communal Passover seders will take place following services Monday and Tuesday evening at the Temple David Chabad, 2001 W Swann Ave. The seders, with the theme of "The Unbroken Chain of Jewish Existence," will introduce participants to Jewish history and explain the relevance of Jewish ancestral heritage to modern times. The events will include a traditional Passover meal. The services will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday and at 7:45 p.m. Tuesday. Call (813) 966-8770.

Meditation class: "Like a Dream," an introduction to meditation in the Kadampa Buddhist tradition, is at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Angel Heart New Age Gifts, 3401 Henderson Blvd., No. H. American Buddhist monk Kelsang Chokyan will present a short talk and two guided meditations. Cost is $10, or $5 for students and those with limited income. Call (727) 797-9770 or visit online at

Women's Bible study: The interdenominational women's Bible study meets at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Palma Ceia United Methodist Church, 3723 Bay to Bay Blvd. Call (813) 253-5314.

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Tampa religion events, March 26 - April 1 03/25/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, March 24, 2010 3:16pm]
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