Calendar of events
A LOOK AT THE WEEK AHEAD
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Friday, June 17
Calvert Marine Museum presents Toby Keith live performance 7 p.m. June 17 at the museum PNC Waterside Pavilion, 14200 Solomons Island Road, Solomons. Gates open 6 p.m. Food and drinks available on the grounds. Chairs and coolers not permitted. Tickets $47-$89; additional fees apply. For tickets and information, go to www.calvertmarinemuseum.com or call 1-800-787-9454. To reach staff member, call 410-326-2042, ext. 16, 17 or 18.
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 more bizarre 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 301-6456331.
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 more information, email Gale Kladitis, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, June 18
Charles County Master Gardeners will hold a plant clinic 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 18 at Waldorf Farmers Market, O’Donnell and St. Patrick’s Drive. Public encouraged to bring samples of diseased or infected plants, leaves, or any garden and landscape problems for Master Gardeners to troubleshoot. General gardening information and advice will also be available. For more information, call 301-934-5403.
NAACP, Charles County, will host a town hall meeting 11 a.m. June 18 at Bethel Community Church, 2550 Marshall Road, Bryans Road. Topic will be “You and the Criminal Justice System.” Charles County State’s Attorney, Anthony “Tony” Covington, and his staff will discuss the rise in youth and young adults entering the criminal justice system, as well as preventive measures for young people to encourage a more positive path in life. For information, call 240-528-0840.
Boardwalk Yoga for Adults will be 9:3010:30 a.m. June 18 at Waldorf West
library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Practice basic yoga to help quiet the mind and relieve stress. Group will meet in foyer of library and walk to boardwalk at O’Donnell Lake together. 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. A day packed with adventures: get free comic books, trade your 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, sponsor on all materials, public thank you at event; $500 for 4 tickets, logo listing on all materials, public thank you at event, ability to leave one piece of literature on every table. Sponsorship include hors d’oeuvres and drinks. To pay online or for more information, go to www.cfsomd.org, call 240670-4483 or email email@example.com.
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. Accredited
Babywearing educators demonstrate the use of each of the four types of baby carriers. Caregivers can try on baby carriers from
the group’s carrier lending library or work with edu-
cators to get comfortable with their own carrier. 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-yearsold 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
American Legion Post 82 will hold Father’s Day breakfast 8-11 a.m. June 19 at Harry White Wilmer Post 82, 6330 N. Crain Highway, La Plata. Menu includes scrambled eggs, home fries, sausage links, bacon, biscuits, sausage gravy, fruit, orange juice and coffee. Cost $10 per person; children 5 and under free. Open to public. Carry outs available. Call 301-934-8221.
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, 703-6152823 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-the-art mobile digital theater system that presents museum-quality shows. Come 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 301-934-9001.
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. Young children are introduced to yoga in a playful and imaginative way. Open to children ages 4-9 and their parents, grandparents and caregivers. Call 301-934-9001.