Calendar of events
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Wednesday, June 15
American Legion Riders Post 293, Waldorf, will host Italian dinner 4-9 p.m. June 15 at Mama Romas, 15908 Crain Highway, Brandywine. All proceeds benefit Weekend Camp in Nanjemoy. For information, call 301-645-6331.
West Crochet and Knitting Club will meet 6-7:30 p.m. June 15 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 12 and older. Call 301-645-1395.
Family Game Night will be 6-7:30 p.m. June 15 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. All ages. Call 301-6451395.
The James E. Richmond Science Center will host a School’s Out Celebration 1 – 6 p.m. June 15. Families, children and members may view two movies for $5. “Solar Quest” and “Take Your Place in Space,” will show at 1 p.m., “One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure,” will show at 2 p.m., “Journey to Mars” and “New Horizons (Pluto),” will show at 3 p.m. “Perfect Little Planet,” will show at 4 p.m. and “The Accidental Astronauts,” will show at 5 p.m. Doors open at 12:45 p.m. For more information, call 301-9347464.
Thursday, June 16
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association, Chapter 1972, will meet 12:30 p.m. June 16 at Hibachi Sushi and Supreme Buffet, 1290 Smallwood Drive, Waldorf. For more information, call 301645-3077.
JobSource Mobile Career Center will be at PD Brown library 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 16. The library is located at 50 Village St., Waldorf. The center offers employment, reemployment and employers services. ADA accessible. Call 301-645-2864.
Imaginative Play Time will be 10-10:30 a.m. June 16 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 2-5. Call 301-645-1395.
Jazzy Yarns will be 6-7:30 p.m. June 16 at PD Brown library, 50 Village St., Waldorf. Ages 12 and older. Call 301-6452864.
Comic Book Club will meet 6-7 p.m. June 16 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 12-18. Call 301645-1395.
American Legion Post 293 will hold steak and cheese sandwich night 6-8:30 p.m. June 16 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. A la carte menu. Call 301-645-6331.
Charlotte Hall Veterans Home will hold a summer art show through Oct. 19 at the home, 29449 Charlotte Hall Road. There will be a Meet the Artists public reception 2-4 p.m. Sept. 24. 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, June 17
Sons of the American Legion Squadron 82 will hold roast beef dinner 5-8 p.m. June 17 at Harry White Wilmer American Legion Post 82, 6330 N. Crain Highway, La Plata. Menu includes roast beef, green beans, southwest corn, mashed potatoes, gravy, rolls, coffee and tea. Cost $11. For information, call 301-934-8221.
Hard Bargain Players presents The
Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon through June 25 at Hard Bargain Amphitheater, 2001 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek. Performances are 8 p.m. June 17-18 and 24-25. The show combines all 209 stories from classics like Snow White, Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel to The Devil’s Grandmother and The Girl Without Hands. A wild, free-form comedy with audience participation and fun. For reservations or more information, go to www.hbplayers.org.
AMVETS Post 13 will hold dinner 6-8 p.m. June 17 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Cost $10. Call 301-645-6331.
Southern Maryland Audubon Society will hold Osprey Banding Trip 1 p.m. June 17 at Patuxent River Park, 16000 Croom Airport Road,
Upper Marlboro. Participation limited to 14 attendees, ages 12-adult. Under 18 must be accompanied by adult. Fee $18 per person; payable day of event; cash only. Exact change required. Pre-register with Melissa by email at email@example.com, or call 443-340-3035.
American Legion Post 238 will hold grilled steak dinner 5:30-7:30 p.m. June 17 at the post, 6265 Brandywine Road, Hughesville. For information, call 301-274-3522, go to www.alpost238.org, or on Facebook-American Legion Post 238.
Community Bank of the Chesapeake will hold an art show through Aug. 19 at the main Waldorf branch, 3035 Leonardtown Road. Show will be a multi-media exhibit. For information, email Gale Kladitis, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, June 18
Boardwalk Yoga for Adults will be 9:30-10:30 a.m. June 18 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Group will meet in foyer of library and walk to boardwalk at O’Donnell Lake. Bring water, towel and a mat. No yoga session if raining. Ages 16 and older. Call 301-645-1395.
C4: Comic Con will be 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 18 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Get free comic books, trade old books, Skype with professional comic book artists, a Cosplay competition, debates and panel discussions, Bridge simulator, Jeopardy contest and more. All ages. Call 301-645-1395.
American Legion Post 293 will hold Texas hold-em tournament 6 p.m. June 18 at American Legion 293/VFW Post 8810, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Sign up 5:45 p.m. $100 buy-in. Call 301-645-6331.
Community Foundation of Southern Maryland will host Colonial Cocktails-Taste History for Yourself 5:30-7 p.m. June 18 at Casey Jones Restaurant, 417 Charles St., La Plata. Seating limited; payment reserves seat. Sponsorships are $50 for 1 ticket; $250 for 2 tickets; $500 for 4 tickets. Sponsorship include hors d’oeuvres, drinks and promotion. To pay online or for more information, go to www.cfsomd. org, call 240-670-4483 or email gretchen@cfsomd. org.
Charles County Literacy Council will hold a volunteer tutor training workshop 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 18 at Old Durham Church, Nanjemoy. Advance registration required. Registration fee waived for this event only. All learning materials and lunch will be provided. Some advance online coursework required. To register or for more information, call Linda Heimpel, 301-934-6488, or go to www. charlescountyliteracy.org.
MCW Pro Wrestling and Southern Maryland Blue Crabs will host Base Brawl 8 p.m. June 18 at Regency Furniture Stadium, 11765 St. Linus Drive, Waldorf. Meet and greet WWE legends Ron Simmons, Billy Gunn, and X-Pac starting 6:30 p.m. See live professional wrestling action. For tickets or more information, go to www. marylandwrestling.com; call 888-996-4774; or purchase at stadium.
Babywearing International of Southern Maryland will hold an informational meeting 10 a.m. June 18 at Grace Lutheran Church, 1200 Charles St., La Plata. For
information, go to http:// bwisomd.org/.
The Silver Hill Lions Foundation will host a Demolition Derby 7 p.m. June 18 at Potomac Speedway in Budds Creek. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $18 for adults, $9 for children 12 and under and free for children 3-years-old and younger. All net proceeds go to Silver Hill Lions Foundation charities. For more information, go to shlcdemolitionderby.com or call 1-888-44-DERBY.
Sunday, June 19
Potomac Heights VFD Ladies Auxiliary will hold Father’s Day Dinner 4-7 p.m. June 19 at the station, 73 Glymont Road, Indian Head. Dinner includes two pieces of chicken, one breast included, and all sides. Sides are baked beans, potato salad, green beans, cole slaw and rolls. Cost $11 adults; $10 seniors 55 and older; $6 children ages 5-12; children 4 and under free. Extra breast $1.50. Extra side $1 each. Desserts available for purchase. Takeout available, if possible. For more information, call 301-753-7700.
Baden VFD Ladies Auxiliary will hold Father’s Day buffet breakfast 7:30-10:30 a.m. June 19 at the station, 16608 Brandywine Road, Brandywine. All you can eat. Cost $10 for 12 years and older; $5 for 6-11 years; children 5 and under free. For information, call 301-888-1888.
Monday, June 20
Waldorf Elks Lodge will hold a quarter auction 7 p.m. June 20 at the lodge, 2210 Old Washington Road. Doors open 6 p.m. Advance tickets $15; $20 at the door. Food will be available for purchase. Call Sheri, 703615-2823 or 301-645-2421.
Dome Theater will be 9 a.m.8 p.m. June 20 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. A state-of-theart mobile digital theater system that presents museum-quality shows. Learn about dinosaurs, outer space, the environment and more. Ticket required; handed out immediately prior to show on first come, first served basis. Must be
present to receive ticket. All ages. Call 301-645-1395.
Summer Kickoff Movie Matinee will be 2-4 p.m. June 20 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Disney/Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur” will be viewed. All ages. Call 301934-9001.
Summer Movie Day will be 2-3:30 p.m. June 20 at PD Brown library, 50 Village St., Waldorf. The movie “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension” will be viewed. All ages. Call 301645-2864.
Tuesday, June 21
Family Yoga will be 11-11:45 a.m. June 21 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Open to children ages 4-9 and their parents, grandparents and caregivers. Call 301934-9001.
eReader Drop-in will be 5:15-7:15 p.m. June 21 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Come learn how to download eBooks using Overdrive, the library’s eBook consortium. All ages. Call 301-934-9001.
Coloring Club will meet 6-7 p.m. June 21 at PD Brown library, 50 Village St., Waldorf. Ages 12 and older. Call 301-645-2864.
Imaginative Play Time will be 6-6:30 p.m. June 21 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 2-5. Call 301-645-1395.
Family Craft Night will be 6-7 p.m. June 21 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. This month the group will make pet rock tic-tac-toe. Ticket required; handed out immediately prior to event on a first come, first served basis. Must be present to receive ticket. All ages. Call 301-645-1395.
VFW Post 8810 will hold a member meeting 7 p.m. June 21 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Call 301-645-6331.
Wednesday, June 22
Indian Head Senior Center Book Discussion will be 11 a.m.-noon June 22 at the center, 100 Cornwallis Square, Indian Head. This month “Everything I Never Told You” by Celeste Ng will be discussed. Call Potomac library, 301-3757375.