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Chanting class

“Basic Buddhist Chanting and Sinhala Language for Beginner” will be at 6 p.m. Friday at the Indiana Buddhist Temple, 7528 Thompson Road, Hoagland. For information, go to

Lenten program

Victory Noll Center, 1900 W. Park Drive, Huntington, will offer “Way of the Desert” retreat from 5 p.m. Sunday through 3:30 p.m. Wednesday or from 5 p.m. Thursday through 3:30 p.m. March 30. Cost is $295 a person, based on single occupancy. To register, call 260-356-0628, ext. 174.

Women’s conference

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 5401 St. Joe Road, will have an annual general women’s conference at 7 p.m. March 29. The meeting will be broadcast by satellite from the Church Conference Center in Salt Lake City and will be available for viewing or listening at

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