The Cross Talk Praise Band will kick off the annual "Sing Praise to the Lord Series" at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 16, at Dalton United Methodist Church, 755 Main St.

The nondenominational Lenten music series is free and open to the public and will be hosted by Dalton United Methodist Church at 3 p.m. each Sunday through April 13, with a different Berkshire County group performing each week.

A free-will offering will be taken each week and all attending will be invited for refreshments in the Fellowship Hall.

The series will feature JB and the Electric Funkadelics from the Berkshire First Church of the Nazarene on March 23, Nick Winnard on March 30, The Golden Oldies Review on April 6, and the Becket Praise Team from the Yoked Parish of Becket on April 13.