Calendar of events
A LOOK AT THE WEEK AHEAD
Wednesday, June 22
Chesapeake Children’s Chorus will hold a free Summer Sing workshop 6-7:30 p.m. June 22 at Hollywood United Methodist Church, 24422 Mervell Dean Road, Hollywood. Participants will be lead in vocal warmups, music, icebreaker style games and learn how to prepare for the audition process. Open to youth entering grades 2-9. For more information, go to www.smchoralarts.org/ccc.
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.
Recipe Swap and Cookbook Craft will be 6-7:30 p.m. June 22 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Ages 18 and older. Registration required. Call 301-934-9001.
West Crochet and Knitting Club will meet 6-7:30 p.m. June 22 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 12 and older. Call 301-645-1395.
Capoeira will be demonstrated 6:307:30 p.m. June 22 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. A martial art that combines self defense, dance, and acrobatics. Class begins with warm up, stretch and workout that includes partner work to develop your technique. Wear comfortable T-shirt and workout pants; no shorts or jeans. Bring towel and bottle of water. Ages 16 and older. Call 301-645-1395.
AMVETS Post 13 will have a member meeting and officer installation 7 p.m. June 22 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Call 301-645-6331.
Thursday, June 23
Department of Emergency Services, Charles County, will host Emergency Medical Services for Children Day 6 p.m. June 23 at Regency Furniture Stadium, 11765 St. Linus Drive, Waldorf. Children are encouraged to bring their sick or injured stuffed animals for evaluation and repair. If your child does not have a stuffed animal, stuffed bears will be provided while supplies last. There will be emergency vehicles and give-away items to promote pediatric emergency medical care within the community and prevent children’s illnesses and injuries. For information, call Elizabeth Campbell, 301-399-8156, or email CampbelE@CharlesCountyMD.gov.
Imaginative Play Time will be 10:45-11:15 a.m. June 23 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Ages 2-5. Call 301-645-1395.
Acoustic Eclectic Jam will be 6-7:30 p.m. June 23 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Ages 18 and older. Call 301-9349001.
Jazzy Yarns will be 6-7:30 p.m. June 23 at PD Brown library, 50 Village St., Waldorf. Ages 12 and older. Call 301645-2864.
American Legion Post 293 will hold steak and cheese sandwich night 6-8:30 p.m. June 23 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 301-9348221.
Friday, June 24
Nu Zeta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. will hold Community Awards Dinner 7-11 p.m. June 24 at Waldorf Jaycees Community Center, 3090 Crain Highway. Tickets $50. To purchase tickets or for more information, go to https:// www.eventbrite.com/e/ nu-zeta-omega-chapter-alpha-kappa-alpha-community-awards-dinner-tickets-25672750889.
Microsoft Word Basics will be 1:30-3:30 p.m. June 24 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Participants will learn the basics of Microsoft Office Word. Ages 18 and older. Registration required. Call 301-645-1395.
The Living Word Christian Ministries will hold Get Home Safely training 7:30 p.m. June 24 at the church, 9925 Bunker Hill Road, Waldorf. Event will help inform the community of the do’s and don’ts when approached by law enforcement. Hosted in partnership with Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For more information, email email@example.com or call 301-885-0855.
Hard Bargain Players will present The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon 8 p.m. June 24-25 at Hard Bargain Amphitheater, 2001 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek. 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. Audience participation is encouraged. For reservations or more information, go to www. hbplayers.org.
VFW 8810 Auxiliary will hold dinner 6-8 p.m. June 24 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Cost $10. Call 301645-6331.
American Legion Post 238 will hold pork chop dinner 5:30-7:30 p.m. June 24 at the post, 6265 Brandywine Road, Hughesville. For information, call 301-2743522, go to www.alpost238. org, or on Facebook-American Legion Post 238.
Southern Maryland Mission of Mercy needs volunteers for their dental clinic to be held 6 a.m.-4 p.m. July 29-30 at North Point High School, 2500 Davis Road, Waldorf. Mission of Mercy is a free adult dental clinic provided by volunteer dental professionals and volunteer staff. Volunteer dental professionals (dentists, hygienists, and dental assistants) are needed. Volunteers also needed in areas of security, parking, volunteer and patient registration, meals, escorting patients throughout the clinic and more. To volunteer or for information, go to www. southernmdmom.org (click ‘Volunteer’ tab to register as volunteer). For more information, call 301884-4438.
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.
Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission will hold Southern Maryland Invitational Livestock Expo (SMILE) June 24-26 at St. Mary’s Fairgrounds, 42455 Fairgrounds Road, Leonardtown. Show includes competitions for domestic livestock species of beef and dairy cows, pigs, sheep, goats, rabbits and guinea pigs. Educational and social activities for youth in agriculture. For classes and daily show schedule or more information, go to www.smile-inc. org.
Saturday, June 25
Boardwalk Yoga for Adults will be 9:30-10:30 a.m. June 25 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Group will meet in foyer of library and walk to boardwalk at O’Donnell Lake together. Bring water, towel and mat. No yoga session if raining. Ages 16 and older. Call 301-645-1395.
Alice Ferguson Foundation will host Pinot on the Potomac 6-8 p.m. June 25 at Hard Bargain Farm, 2001 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek. Special guests Maryland Senate President Thomas V. “Mike” Miller and Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III. Event supports AFF environmental education programs. Tickets $50 per person. For tickets or information, go to www.fergusonfoundation.org.
Center for Children will present Touch-a-Truck 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 25 at Thomas Stone High School, 3785 Leonardtown Road, Waldorf. Families will have the opportunity to touch, learn, and explore trucks, construction vehicles, cars, public safety equipment while meeting those who protect, serve, and build our community. Special performances, local food vendors, face painting, games and more. Admission $7 adults; $3 children; children under 1 are free. For more information, go to www.center-for-children. org.
Southern Maryland Blue Crabs Boosters will hold a yard sale 8 a.m.-2 pm. June 25 at Regency Furniture Stadium, 11765 St. Linus Drive, Waldorf. Rain date 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 26. Crafters, vendors and yard sales wanted. Bring your own tables, chairs, and tents. Early bird special $20 per parking space. Team will donate two vouchers for the night’s game to vendors and customers attending yard sale. Vouchers may be exchanged at the Box Office the same day for $2 each. For more information, go to www. smbcboosterclub.org. For more information, email Vicki Bellet, vicki.bellet@ comcast.net, or call 301-9324566.
Hospice of Charles County will host Luau Party 5-10 p.m. June 25 at Middleton Cedar Hill Farm, 13070 Legacy Farm Place, Waldorf. There will be food, drinks, dancing, entertainment and a silent auction. Tickets $40. Event benefits Hospice of Charles County, Inc. For sponsorship opportunities or more information, call Melissa Matthews, 301-609-1652, or email email@example.com, or go to www.hospiceofcharlescounty.org/fundraiser.
Sunday, June 26
Chesapeake Community Chorus will meet 4-6 p.m. June 26 at North Beach Union Church, 8912 Chesapeake Ave., North Beach. The chorus is looking to add new singers. No auditions required. For more information, contact Larry Brown, Director, 301-855-7477, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, June 27
Kids Art Day will be 1011:30 a.m. June 27 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Tickets handed out immediately prior to program. First come, first served. Ages 9-11. Call 301-934-9001.
Afternoon Kids Club: Reggie Rice will be 2-3 p.m. June 27 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place. Second showing 3-4 p.m. Tickets handed out immediately prior to each show. First come, first served. Must be present to receive ticket. Ages 6-11. Call 301-645-1395.
Kids Art Day will be 2-3:30 p.m. June 27 at PD Brown library, 50 Village St., Waldorf. Tickets handed out immediately prior to program. First come, first served. Must be present to receive ticket. Ages 9-11. Call 301-645-2864.
Adult Yoga will be 6:307:30 p.m. June 27 at La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave. Ages 16 and older. Call 301-934-9001.