Calendar of events
Wednesday, April 27
Charles County Arts Alliance (CCAA) will hold a Special Call for Artists through June 1. CCAA is now accepting submissions for a Special Summer Art Show, a multi-media public exhibit, to be held July 13-Sept. 26 at the Charles County Government Building, 200 Baltimore St., La Plata. The theme is “Artists Without Limits” and will recognize local artists with disabilities. Local artists with disabilities are invited to submit artworks for consideration. For detailed instructions on how to make a submission or for more information, go to www.charlescountyarts.org.
Pomonkey High School Alumni Association will hold its monthly meeting 2 p.m. April 27 at United Methodist Church, 3385 Metropolitan Church Road, Pomonkey. For more information, call Philip Thomas, 301-751-1823.
AMVETS Post 13 will hold a members meeting 7 p.m. April 27 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Call 301645-6331.
Thursday, April 28
Film Club for Teens will be 6-7:30 p.m. April 28 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 12-18. Call 301-645-1395.
Acoustic Eclectic Jam will be 6-7:30 p.m. April 28 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Ages 18 and older. Call 301-934-9001.
Life-Sized Games will be 6-7:30 p.m. April 28 at Potomac library, 3225 Ruth B. Swann Drive, Indian Head. This session Chess and Checkers will be played. All ages. Call 301-375-7375.
Jazzy Yarns: Crochet and Knitting Class will be 6-7:30 p.m. April 28 at PD Brown library, 50 Village St., Waldorf. Ages 12 and older. Call 301-645-2864.
Evening Story Time will be 6:30-7 p.m. April 28 at PD Brown library, 50 Village St., Waldorf. Call 301-645-2864.
McDonough High School Show Choir will present Songs of America 6:30 p.m. April 28-29 at the school auditorium, 7165 Marshall Corner Road, Pomfret. Cost $5 per person; paid at door. For information, call 301-934-2944.
CSM Global Initiatives Committee will present A Passport to China: Chinese Calligraphy Exhibit through April 30 at College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Library Resources (LR) Building, 8730 Mitchell Road. For more information, go to www.csmd.edu/passporttochina.
Maurice J. McDonough High School show choir will present Songs of America 6:30 p.m. April 28-29 at the school auditorium, 7165 Marshall Corner Road, Pomfret. Tickets $5. For more information, call 301-9342944.
Boy Scout Troop 144 will meet 7:30 p.m. Thursdays in Bryans Road. All boys 11-17 years invited to join. Plans for summer camp are in process. For information, call Chris Valdez 301-848-9207, email otis@ boo.net.
Charles County Department of Economic Development will host a seminar on how to do business with Charles County Government and the State of Maryland 8:30-11 a.m. April 28 at Charles County Government Building, 200 Baltimore St., La Plata. The event will feature panelists and speakers, including state and local government leaders, economic development professionals, state and county buyers and users, and a small business resource panel. Free. Reservations required. To RSVP, email Lucinia Mundy, email@example.com, or call 301-885-1340.
Charlotte Hall Veterans Home will hold a winter art show through June 15 at the
home, 29449 Charlotte Hall Road. For more information, call Charlotte Hall Veterans Home 301-884-8171 ext. 468 or email VeteransHomeArt@ gmail.com.
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 82 will hold smoke-free bingo Thursdays at Harry White Wilmer American Legion Post 82, 6330 Crain Highway, La Plata. Doors open 6 p.m. Early birds begin 7 p.m. Call 301-934-8221.
Friday, April 29
Port Tobacco Players will host Honoring Our Heroes Award Ceremony and dramatic presentation of The Adventures of Uncle Rocky, Fireman 10 April 29-30 at the theater, 508 Charles St., La Plata. Show times 10 a.m. April 29; 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. April 30. The hour long program will also include a Dalmatian Dog demonstration. Tickets $10 adults; $5 children. For
International Society for Ethical Psychology & Psychiatry (ISEPP) will host a film screening of Healing Voices 9 a.m. April 29 at College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Building LR, Rm 102, 8730 Mitchell Road. This screening for CSM students only. For additional film information, go to www.healingvoicesmovie.com or contact Dr. Chuck Ruby, docruby@ me.com or 301-646-6022.
Zonta Club of Charles County will host Zonta Rocks the World farewell fashion show April 29 at Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community Center, 3090 Crain Highway. Doors open 7 p.m. The event will honor the work of Zonta around the world. Guests encouraged to wear fashions from their country of origin