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 ahahproductions@ yahoo.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.
Mattawoman Creek Art Center will hold Plein Air Friday 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. May 13 at the center, Smallwood State Park, 2750 Sweden Point
Road. Marbury. If there is rain, participants will set up a still life inside. There will be no instructor for these sessions. Call 301-743-5159 or go to www.mattawomanart.org.
Saturday, May 14
Tri-County Youth Services Bureau will hold Managing Emotions for Kids 10 a.m.-noon May 14 at the office, 75 Industrial Park Drive, Waldorf. Program is for children ages 5-13 to learn how to manage their emotions and resolve conflict. For information, call 301-645-1837.
Charles County Children’s Aid Society will hold a yard sale 7 a.m.-1 p.m. May 14 at Charles County Children’s Aid Society, 3000 Huntington Circle, Waldorf. For more information or updates in the event of rain,
go to www.childrens-aid-society.org or on Facebook.
The Cat’s Meow will play a show at the Hawthorne Country Club in La Plata, Saturday, May 14, from 7-11 p.m. The band features Dan Bushey, a 60-year Southern Maryland musician, and Rick Humphreys on saxophone. For more information, call (301) 609-3105.
Indian Head Business Association will present Taste of Indian Head 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 14 at Indian Head Village Green Pavilion, 100 Walter Thomas Road, Indian Head Highway. Parade 10 a.m.; pageant 3 p.m. Vendors wanted. For more information, visit Facebook page, Taste of Indian Head, or email email@example.com.
Homeschool Curriculum & Book Swap will be 10 a.m.noon May 14 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Don- nell Place. Join in for a homeschool curriculum swap and book and puzzle swap. Space available on a first come, first served basis. No clothes or toys. All ages. Call 301-645-1395.
Paws to Read will be 2:153:30 p.m. May 14 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Registration required. Ages 6-11. Call 301-934-9001.
Southern Maryland Decorative Painters will meet and paint-in 9:30 a.m. May 14 at Charlotte Hall Library, 37600 New Market Road. Business meeting will be followed by painting a project together. Guests welcome. For information on supplies needed to paint on date of visit or for more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call Garnett Joy, 301-884-2835, or got to www.smdpaint.org.
American Legion Auxiliary will host an interactive murder mystery dinner theater 5:30 p.m. May 14 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. The event will feature Hickory Dickory Dark Productions performance of Murder at Low Tide. Tickets $35. Call 240-416-2494.
Southern Maryland Astronomical Society will host Star Party 9 p.m. May 14 at Nanjemoy Creek Observatory (NCO), 5300 Turkey Tayac Place, Nanjemoy. Weather permitting only. Free. Open to pubic. For more information, go to www.smas.us, call 301848-8045, or email email@example.com.
Community Support Systems will hold flea market/yard sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. May 14 at Chapel of the Incarnation, 14070 Brandywine Road, Brandywine. Refreshments available for purchase. Vendor spaces $15. Rain date May 21. For information, call 301-372-1491 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Legion Post 238 will hold a catfish tournament May 14. Sign up May 13 at the post Canteen, 6265 Brandywine Road, Hughesville. Call 301-274-3522 or go to www.alpost238.org.
Pinefield Civic Association will hold its spring community yard sale 8 a.m.-2 p.m. May 14 at Pinefield Park, Pinefield Road, Waldorf. Event may be cancelled due to inclement weather. For more information, call Joe, 240-346-1829.
Southern Maryland Chamber Ensemble will hold a concert 3 p.m. May 14 at Christ Church, 112 East Charles St., La Plata. Familiar and new works for Woodwind Quintet and Piano. Local professional musicians. Benefit concert for Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing. Free. Open to public. For more information, email Lucy Snell, email@example.com.
William B. Wade Elementary School will host community Recycle Day 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 14 at the school, visitor parking lot, 2300 Smallwood Drive West, Waldorf. The school will be partnering with PC Retro, Capitol Asset and Goodwill of Greater Washington to accept your e-waste materials such as old computers, monitors, printers, electronics, and cell phones. Also accepting gently used clothes, household items, furniture, toys (CPSC approved), sports and exercise equipment. For more information, call 301932-4304 or email wade. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southern Maryland Audubon Society will hold county-wide May counts all day May 14. Help is appreciated from all including backyard birders, beginners and new members. For more information, call Charles County coordinator Michael Patterson, 301-752-5763, or email email@example.com.