Join the Alzheimer’s Association on Saturday, September 22 for Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Southern Maryland! The Walk will take place at Asbury Solomons, 11100 Asbury Circle, Solomons, MD 20688. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. The ceremony begins at 9:30 a.m. Sign up as a team captain, join a team or register to walk as an individual at http://act.alz.org/SouthernMaryland. Participation is free. Walkers are encouraged to raise funds. Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Learn about Alzheimer’s disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical studies enrollment, and support programs and services from the Alzheimer’s Association and join in a meaningful tribute ceremony to honor those affected by Alzheimer's disease.Can’t join us on September 22? Find a Walk near you at alz.org/walk. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s! ?For more information, c ontact ? ?L? aKeysha Boyd-Moore ?at 240.518.8496 or email@example.com
A 50th reunion is being planned for the 1969 Class of La Plata High School. Plans have been made for a 2-day event on Saturday; September 21, 2019 and Sunday; September 22, 2019 weekend. An evening affair (semi formal) will be held at the American Legion in LaPlata, MD on Saturday, September 21, 2019. A family cookout will be held the following day at the F.O.P. Lodge 24,Rosewick Rd, LaPlata, MD on the Sunday, September 22, 2019. Contact Charles Wilkerson - Chaspee@aol.com about face book's 1969 classmates for him to accept you as a friend. He will place you in contact with other LPHS classmates. If anyone would like to help with the arrangement's we would greatly appreciate it. LPHS1969@gmail.com or you can follow us on Facebook at 69 Place https://www.facebook.com/groups/843036175797046/
The 13th Annual Poker Run to benefit the Burnett Calvert Hospice House has been rescheduled for September 22, 2018 due to storms on June 9. Registration is from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm at a sports bar in Lusby. The run begins at noon, and the after party begins at 4 pm, featuring live auction, food, music, door prizes, and more! For details or to help, contact Chris Bowen at 443-532-8343 or Heather Scott at 410-610-8363 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department and EMS Station 3 will have a Fall Craft and Vendor Fair on Saturday September 22nd from 10 am - 3pm. Admission is free. Refreshments will be available. For more information and an Application please contact Jan Saunders at 301-848-2700 or email@example.com
Charles Regional Medical Center Foundation will have its Runner Dan Memorial 5K Run/Walk at 8 am on September 22nd at Blue Crabs Stadium in Waldorf. Daniel McPherson, or “Runner Dan” to many who knew him, lost his battle with cancer in October of 2016. Help us honor his battle and pledge your support in the fight against cancer at the inaugural Runner Dan Memorial 5k Run/Walk. This is your chance to help provide even more vital medical technology for both UM Medical Center and UM Charles Regional Medical Center, as a portion of the proceeds from this event with directly benefit the hospitals’ foundations. Visit bit.ly/RunnerDan1 to register today!
The Mechanicsville Optimist Club will be teaming up with the new Hollywood-Leonardtown Optimist Club in hosting a yard sale on Saturday, September 22nd, starting at 7:00am. This will be held at the Mechanicsville Lion's Club Pavilion. They will also be selling breakfast sandwiches, and the Octagon Club of Mechanicsville (our high school Optimist Club) will be selling water and soda. Please come and show your support for those who dedicate their time in helping the youth of our community.
The Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department presents the 2018 Cash Bash on Saturday September 22nd. The event takes place from 1-6pm with a $10,000 grand prize. Doors open at noon. for more information and tickets visit www.dunkirk5.com or on facebook at dvfdcashbash.
St. Clement's Island Museum in Colton's Point, MD and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum & Historic Park in Piney Point, MD will open their doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticketholders on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 10AM until 5PM as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day. Museum Day is a national celebration of boundless curiosity in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington DC-based museums. Museum Day represents a nationwide commitment to access, equity and inclusion. Over 250,000 people downloaded tickets for last year’s event, and Museum Day 2018 is expected to attract more museum-goers than ever before. Museum Day tickets will be available for download at www.Smithsonian.com/museumday beginning August 15. Visitors who present a Museum Day ticket will gain free entrance for two at a participating venue of their choice on September 22, 2018. One ticket is permitted per email address and tickets may only be used at one location. Additional guests not included in the Museum Day ticketing will be charged regular admission rates. A list of participating museums, which will be continually updated as more museums continue to register, can be found at Smithsonian.com/museumday/search. For more information about Museum Day Live, please visit Smithsonian.com/museumday.
Check out the 9th Annual Showcase of Bands hosted by Chopticon High School on Saturday September 22nd. You will have a chance to witness the pageantry of marching arts which represents countless hours of dedication to excellence and perseverance by students from 9 local high schools as they compete on the field. Tickets are $10 at the gate. Student discounts are available. Questions? Contact Robin Girard at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Potomac Heights Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Auxiliary is hosting a Quarter Auction on September 22, Doors open at 5pm. Auction begins at 6pm. Paddles are $3 each or 2 paddles for $5. Reserve your seat with paypal and receive 1 free paddle. Paypal account is email@example.com. Vendors will also be on site. For more information or to make reservations please contact Darlene Sampson at 301-751-7475 or Beth Thompson at 240-475-5640
The Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions will have an oral history workshop and Meet the Author reception on Saturday September 22nd at the United Stated Colored Troops Interpretive Center at John Lancaster Park in Lexington Park. 9:30 – 11:30 A.M. Oral History Workshop: Learn new levels of listening to yourself and others and develop interviewing skills to record life stories. The workshop will be led by Carrie and Michael Klein, who have been described by former workshop participants as "Eye-opening, provoking, educational, and inspirational teachers” 11:30 – 12:30 P.M. A “Meet the Author” Reception will follow the Oral History Workshop. Long-time UCAC member Merideth Taylor will talk about her recently published book, Listening In: Echoes and Artifacts from Maryland’s Mother County. Books will be available for purchase. A light brunch will be served. The public is welcome to attend either event or both events at no cost. For more information contact Clarissa at (240) 216-7286.
Join us for our 25th Anniversary Celebration of Artsfest at Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center on Dowell Road in Solomons! It all happens Saturday September 22nd and Sunday September 23rd. 10 - 5 both days. Artsfest is a spectacular celebration of the visual and performing arts - and is the only festival of its kind in the region! You'll find more than 160 artist booths, 30 performers on three stages, activities for kids in the DiscoveryTent, Studio School, and the Zany Zone - along with great food, wine & beer, and much more! Enjoy shopping the artist booths, both inside and outside, where you will find unique jewelry, ceramics, paintings, photography, wood working, and more. Visit www.annmariegarden.org for more information