Cal­en­dar of events

A LOOK AT THE WEEK AHEAD

Maryland Independent - - Community - Send cal­en­dar events (at least two weeks in ad­vance, if pos­si­ble) to Com­mu­nity, 4475 Re­gency Place, Suite 301, White Plains, MD 20695. Email items to com­mu­nity@somd­news.com. In­clude a con­tact phone num­ber or email on all sub­mis­sions.

Wed­nes­day, Dec. 14

Plat­inum Se­nior Care As­sisted Liv­ing, LLC will host Rem­i­nisc­ing Cafe 6-9 p.m. Mon­days-Fri­days and 8-11 a.m. Satur­days-Sun­days at the fa­cil­ity, 4018 Black­bird Court, Wal­dorf. Event is a meet and greet for se­niors with de­men­tia and Alzheimer’s to re­lax and en­joy them­selves. Free wifi, food, mu­sic, movies, danc­ing and bingo games. Adult day ser­vice drop offs wel­come. Trans­porta­tion ser­vices avail­able. Li­censed nurs­ing pro­fes­sion­als on duty. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 301-638-3194.

South­ern Mary­land H.E.A.T. Ath­letic Pro­gram will host an­nual Win­ter Coat/Toy Drive through Dec. 21. Do­na­tions of new and/or gen­tly used coats, hats, gloves, clothes, boots, and new un­wrapped toys can be dropped off at the front desk of Cap­i­tal Club­house, 3033 Wal­dorf Mar­ket Place, Wal­dorf. Items will be dis­trib­uted to lo­cal fam­i­lies in need. For more in­for­ma­tion, email Simeon Rus­sell, srus­sell@smd-heat.org, or Derico Prout, dprout@smd-heat.org; or go to www.smd-heat.org.

Free Iden­tity Theft In­for­ma­tion Work­shop will be held 6-7 p.m. Dec. 14 at South­ern Mary­land Busi­ness Cen­ter, 10665 Stan­haven Place, 3rd Floor Cafe Con­fer­ence Room, White Plains. Learn how you can min­i­mize your risk from the ef­fects of iden­tity theft. To reg­is­ter, go to https://eventbrite.com/e/iden­tity-theft-in­for­ma­tion-work­shop-tick­ets-26864428228. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 571-337-3588.

Vcon­nec­tions will hold a cof­fee break 9-10:30 a.m. Wed­nes­day morn­ings at Chick-fil-A, 3365 Crain High­way, Wal­dorf. For in­for­ma­tion, go to www. vcon­nec­tions.org.

Ki­wa­nis of Wal­dorf meets Wed­nes­days 7:30-8:30 a.m. at Com­fort Suites, 11765 Busi­ness Park Drive, Wal­dorf. Learn about what is hap­pen­ing in the com­mu­nity and how you can help by vol­un­teer­ing your ser­vices to build ramps, sup­port chil­dren ac­tiv­i­ties, and many other com­mu­nity needs. Break­fast af­ter meet­ing; cost $5. If you would like to be a speaker or for more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Carol Cox, 301-758-3082 or carol. cox@gmail.com; or Mil­lie Kriemelmeyer, 301-372-8766 or mkriemelmeyer@me.com.

Tri-County Youth Ser­vices Bureau will of­fer Anger Man­age­ment for mid­dle and high school stu­dents, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 14. Call 301-645-1837 or e-mail info@tcysb.org.

Fam­ily Yoga will be 10-10:45 a.m. Dec. 14 at P.D. Brown li­brary, 50 Vil­lage St., Wal­dorf. Young chil­dren are in­tro­duced to yoga in a play­ful and imag­i­na­tive way. Open to chil­dren and their par­ents, grand­par­ents and care­givers. All ages. Call 301-645-2864.

An Early Amer­i­can Christ­mas will be 6-7:30 p.m. Dec.14 at La Plata li­brary, 2 Gar­rett Ave. Christ­mas can­dies, cakes, breads, drinks, and cook­ies are de­scribed re­veal­ing their ori­gins and the rea­sons they are as­so­ci­ated with the Christ­mas sea­son. Par­tic­i­pants will have the chance to taste an orig­i­nal ver­sion of a sug­arplum, a Twelfth Night cake, a clas­sic Christ­mas cookie, and a bev­er­age, spiced was­sail. Ages 18 and older. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Call 301934-9001.

Crafty Kids: Hol­i­day Or­na­ment Work­shop will be 6-7 p.m. Dec.14 at Po­tomac li­brary, 3225 Ruth B. Swann Drive, In­dian Head. Cre­ate one of a kind or­na­ments for the hol­i­days. Ages 6-11. Call 301-375-7375.

Charles County Lo­cal Drug and Al­co­hol Abuse Coun­cil will meet 5:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at Charles County Health De­part­ment, 4545 Crain High­way, White Plains. Open to pub­lic. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Mon­ica Rosier, 301-609-6609.

St. Charles High School will present Choir Con­cert 7 p.m. Dec. 14 at the school, 5305 Piney Church Road, Wal­dorf. Per­for­mance will fea­ture tra­di­tional, con­tem­po­rar y and a cap­pella choirs.

Ad­mis­sion is free. Pub­lic in­vited. For more in­for­ma­tion, call David Monk, 240-682-2036.

Thurs­day, Dec. 15

Amer­i­can Le­gion Aux­il­iary Unit 82 will hold smoke­free 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.

JobSource Mo­bile Ca­reer Cen­ter will be lo­cated 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 15 at P.D. Brown li­brary, 50 Vil­lage St., Wal­dorf. Cen­ter of­fers em­ploy­ment, reem­ploy­ment and em­ploy­ers ser­vices. ADA ac­ces­si­ble. Ages 18 and older. Call 301-645-2864.

50th An­niver­sary of Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christ­mas will be 6-7 p.m. Dec. 15 at P.D. Brown li­brary, 50 Vil­lage St., Wal­dorf. Cel­e­brate the 50th an­niver­sary of the pre­miere of Dr. Seuss’s “How the Grinch Stole Christ­mas” in true Dr. Seuss style. Come dressed like a Whoville cit­i­zen and watch the movie and do Grinch ac­tiv­i­ties. All ages. Call 301-645-2864.

Jazzy Yarns: Cro­chet and Knit­ting Class will be 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at P.D. Brown li­brary, 50 Vil­lage St., Wal­dorf. Ages 18 and older. Call 301-645-2864. Comic Book Club will meet 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at Wal­dorf West li­brary, 10405 O’Don­nell Place. Games, trivia, ac­tiv­i­ties, dis­cus­sion, and swap. Ages 12-18. Call 301-6451395.

Charles County Gov­ern­ment will present Lunch Time Con­cert Se­ries noon-1 p.m. Dec. 15 at Charles County Gov­ern­ment Build­ing, Com­mis­sion­ers’ Meet­ing Room, 200 Bal­ti­more St., La Plata. The event will fea­ture Mau­rice J. McDonough High School’s “Madri­gal Lords and Ladies.” Lunch will not be pro­vided; you are wel­come to bring your own lunch. Pub­lic in­vited. If you have mu­si­cal tal­ent you would like to share for the Lunch Time Con­cert Se­ries, con­tact Kim Pel­czar, 301645-0563 or at Pel­czarK@CharlesCoun­tyMD.gov.

Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 293 will hold Steak and Cheese Sand­wich Night 6-8:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at the post, 2310 Old Wash­ing­ton Road, Wal­dorf. A la carte menu. Call 301-645-6331.

St. Charles High School will present Band Con­cert 7 p.m. Dec. 15 at the school, 5305 Piney Church Road, Wal­dorf. Per­for­mance will fea­ture the St. Charles Con­cert and Sym­phonic Bands and a dra­matic read­ing of Cle­ment Moore’s “‘Twas the Night Be­fore Christ­mas.” Ad­mis­sion is free. Pub­lic in­vited. For more in­for­ma­tion, call David Monk, 240-682-2036.

Fri­day, Dec. 16

VCon­nec­tions will host Cof­fee Break for Women Veter­ans 9 a.m. Fri­days at Chick-fil-A, 107 Drury Drive, La Plata. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to www. vcon­nec­tions.org.

Port To­bacco Play­ers presents Irv­ing Ber­lin’s “White Christ­mas” 8 p.m. Dec. 1617 and 3 p.m. Dec. 18 at the the­ater, 508 Charles Street, La Plata. Cost $18 adults; $15 se­niors, stu­dents and mil­i­tary. For tick­ets or more in­for­ma­tion, go to www.pt­play­ers.com or call box of­fice, 301-932-6819. Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 238

will hold Grilled Steak Din­ner 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 16 at the post, 6265 Brandy­wine Road, Hugh­esville. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 301-2743522 or visit on Face­book at Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 238. Boy Scout Troop 1814 of La Plata will sell Christ­mas trees

4-8 p.m. weeknights next to the Bal­dus Build­ing at 115 Charles Street, La Plata. Open 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Satur­day-Sun­day. Sup­port Scout­ing and Shop La Plata. Call 443277-0197. Sons of The Amer­i­can Le­gion Squadron 82 will hold roast beef din­ner 5-7 p.m. Dec. 16 at Harry White Wilmer Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 82, 6330 N. Crain High­way, La Plata. Menu will in­clude roast beef, green beans, south­west corn, mashed pota­toes, gravy, rolls, cof­fee and tea. Cost $11. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 301934-8221 or go to www.al­post82.org. In­dian Head Black Box

Theatre will hold Christ­mas Sing Along and Open Mic Night 7 p.m. Dec. 16 at the the­ater, 4185 In­dian Head High­way. Tick­ets $10; cash only; at the door. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to www.in­di­an­head­black­box.org or call 301-7433040.

AMVETS Post 13 will hold Chicken Pot Pie Din­ner 6-8 p.m. Dec. 16 at the post, 2310 Old Wash­ing­ton Road, Wal­dorf. Din­ner served with baked ap­ple and ice cream. Cost $8. Call 301-645-6331.

Watermelon, Inc. and Col­lege of South­ern Mary­land Delta Psi Omega will present “Songs to Lift Your Spirit” Christ­mas show 7 p.m. Dec. 16-17 at Col­lege of South­ern Mary­land, Leonard­town Cam­pus, Build­ing A, Au­di­to­rium, 22950 Hol­ly­wood Road. Event fea­tures adult and ju­nior vo­cal­ists per­form­ing Christ­mas songs writ­ten prior to 1922. Santa will visit at end of show. Tick­ets $5, cash only at door; chil­dren 12 and un­der free. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to www.wa­ter­mel­oninc.org.

Satur­day, Dec. 17

Tri-County Youth Ser­vices Bureau will hold Man­ag­ing Emo­tions 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 17 at the of­fice, 75 In­dus­trial Park Drive, Wal­dorf. Pro­gram for chil­dren ages 5-13, to help them de­velop so­cial skills, learn to man­age their emo­tions, and de­velop em­pa­thy for oth­ers. Call 301-645-1837 or e-mail info@tcysb.org.

Trin­ity Me­mo­rial Gar­dens and Friend­ship Pet Me­mo­rial Park will hold Christ­mas Tree of Re­mem­brance Ser­vice 3 p.m. Dec. 17 at Trin­ity Me­mo­rial Gar­dens, Chapel of Hope Mau­soleum, 3221 Mat­ta­woman-Bean­town Road, Wal­dorf. Event is a way fam­i­lies can re­mem­ber and honor loved ones dur­ing the hol­i­day sea­son while con­tribut­ing to a good cause. A $6.00 do­na­tion places a rib­bon with the name of a de­ceased loved one or beloved pet on the tree. Pro­ceeds will be do­nated to Uni­ver­sity of Mary­land Charles Re­gional Med­i­cal Cen­ter and Hu­mane So­ci­ety of Charles County. For more in­for­ma­tion, call the of­fice, 301-932-8900.

Bel Al­ton CDC Fundrais­ing Com­mit­tee will hold Pre-Christ­mas Dance & Raf­fles start­ing 9 p.m. Dec. 17 at Sar­tik’s, 7670 Hawthorne Road, La Plata. Mu­sic by Joe Webb. Ad­mis­sion $12. For in­for­ma­tion, call Mary E. Whalen, 301-3925801, or Eve­lyn Farmer Brown, 240-416-1972.

Satur­day STEM Club: Melted Crayon Book­marks will be 2-3 p.m. Dec. 17 at Po­tomac Li­brary, 3225 Ruth B. Swann Dr., In­dian Head. Ages 6-18. Call 301375-7375.

In­dian Head Black Box Theatre will present Com­edy With A Cause 7:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at the the­ater, 4185 In­dian Head High­way. Event will fea­ture co­me­dian Mar­cus Brown. Tick­ets $20; at the door. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to www.in­di­an­head­black­box.org or call 301-7433040.

Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 293 will hold Texas Hold-em Tour­na­ment 6 p.m. Dec. 17 at the post, 2310 Old Wash­ing­ton Road, Wal­dorf. Sign-up 5:45 p.m. $100 buy-in. Call 301-645-6331.

Sun­day, Dec. 18

Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 238 will hold Turkey Shoot 1 p.m. Dec. 18 at Big Foot Trap Club, Loveville. Signup 11 a.m. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 301-274-3522, or visit on Face­book at Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 238.

In­dian Head Black Box Theatre will present An Af­ter­noon of Chil­dren’s Plays 3 p.m. Dec. 18 at the the­ater, 4185 In­dian Head High­way. Event will fea­ture Dr. Seuss’s “Sneeches” and “The Fish­er­man and His Wife.” Tick­ets $7 adults’ $5 chil­dren; avail­able at the door. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to www.in­di­an­head­black­box.org or call 301-7433040.

Knights of Colum­bus will host Sun­day Break­fast 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Dec. 18 at St. Fran­cis Xavier Church Hall, 21370 New­towne Neck Road, Leonard­town. Menu will in­clude plain and blue­berry pan­cakes, eggs, ba­con, sausage, sausage gravy with bis­cuit, cof­fee and juice. Cost is free will do­na­tion. Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit com­mu­nity char­i­ties. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Dale Re­barchick, 240-5383562.

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