Friday, May 6
VFW Post 8810 will hold annual miniature golf tournament 9 a.m. May 6 at Fun Haven Golf, 5075 Crain Highway, La Plata. Event will benefit Fisher House at Joint Base Andrews. Call 301-645-6331.
American Legion Post 238 will hold a seafood dinner 5:30-7:30 p.m. May 6 at the post, 6265 Brandywine Road, Hughesville. Call 301-274-3522 or go to www. alpost238.org.
Nature and Birding Walk will be 9-11 a.m. May 6 at Indian Head Rail Trail, White Plains. Meet at the parking lot of Indian Head Rail Trail, Theodore Greene Blvd., White Plains, Mile Post 13. Call 301-9349001.
Introduction to Finding Grants will be 2-3:30 p.m. May 6 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders. Registration required. Ages 18 and older. Call 301-645-1395.
Minecraft for Kids will be 6-7:30 p.m. May 6 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Registration required. Ages 6-11. Call 301-934-9001.
Teen Retro Game Night will be 6-8 p.m. May 6 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 12-18. Call 301645-1395.
Charles County Bar Association will host its Law Day Celebration 3 p.m. May 6 at the Circuit Court, Court House, La Plata. Topic of celebration will be the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in the case of Miranda v. Arizona. Keynote speaker will be the Honorable Michele Hotton, Maryland Court of Appeals. Public welcome. For information, go to www. charlescountybar.com.
College of Southern Maryland will present Spring Connections Reading 7:30 p.m. May 6 at the La Plata Campus, Center for Business and Industry (BI) Building, Dr. John M. Sine Conference Room, BI-103, 8730 Mitchell Road. Authors and poets published in the spring Connections issue will read their works. Free. For information, email email@example.com, call 301-934-7864, or go to www.csmd. edu/community/connections-literary-series/index.html.
Bel Alton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will hold fried chicken dinners to go 5-7 p.m. May 6 at the station, 9765 Bel Alton Newtown road. Cost $12. For information, call Janet, 240-682-4840.
Mattawoman Creek Art Center will hold open photography show through May 22 at the center, Smallwood State Park, 2750 Sweden Point Road, Marbury. For more information, call MCAC 301-743-5159 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; call Harriet 301-868-0364 or email email@example.com; or go to www. mattawomanart.org.
Mattawoman Creek Art Center will hold Friday open studio 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through May 20 at the center, Smallwood State Park, 2750 Sweden Point Road. Marbury. Call 301-743-5159 or go to www.mattawomanart.org.
American Legion Post 82 will hold steak and shrimp dinner 6-8 p.m. May 6 at the post, 6330 Crain Highway, La Plata. Cost $15 for steak or shrimp; $18 for combination. Call 301-934-8221.
Saturday, May 7
Kiwanis Club of Waldorf will hold its annual bike collection 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 7 at Calvary Gospel Church, 11150 Berry Road, Waldorf. Donate your used bike to Bikes for the World. Sewing machines, usable bicycle spare parts and accessories,
American Legion Post 82 will hold Mother’s Day breakfast buffet 8-11 a.m. May 8 at Harry White Wilmer Post 82, 6330 N. Crain Highway, La Plata. Menu includes scrambled eggs, fried potatoes, sausage links, corned beef hash, bacon, biscuits, sausage gravy, fruit, orange juice and coffee. Cost $10.00 per person; 5 and under free. Call 301-934-8221.
Baden Volunteer Fire Department will host Mothers Day breakfast buffet 7:30-10:30 a.m. May 8 at the station, 16608 Brandywine Road, Baden. Cost $10 adults/12 and older; $5 children 6-11; children 5 and under free. For more information, call Paul, 301-751-5705.
Monday, May 9
American Legion Post 293 will hold executive committee meeting 7 p.m. May 9 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Call 301-6456331.
Charles County Public Library will host Newbery Award winning author Kwame Alexander 6 p.m. May 9 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Alexander will share his experiences in writing, his inspiration for his stories and poetry, and will autograph his books. Books will be available for purchase. Open to public. For more information, go to ccplonline.org or call Sarah Guy, 301-645-1395.
Clark Senior Center will hold duplicate bridge 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays at the center, 1210 Charles St., La Plata. For Charles County residents. For information, call Elaine Reynolds, 301-9344470, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, May 10
American Legion Riders Post 293 will hold a members meeting 7 p.m. May 10 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Call 301-645-6331.