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Tennis tournament

The St. Mary's County Tennis Association will be hold Feast or Slamminí, its third annual charity tennis tournament, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 17 at Great Mills High School.

The first 24 players from high school to adult to register wiill be able to participate in the tournament.

The cost is $20 plus one canned good. Proceeds will benefit the Southern Maryland Food Bank.

For more information or to register, email Derek Sabedra at or call 410-610-4300.

Turkey Trot

The College of Southern Maryland La Plata campusí Wellness, Fitness and Aquatics Department will hold the Turkey Trot, a 5K run/walk and a one-mile walk, at 9 a.m. Nov. 18. The run will take place at the La Plata campus and will start and end in front of the Physical Education center.

The cost is $25 for the 5K run/walk, $15 for one-mile walk and $15 for senior citizens. Preregistration for the event ends Nov. 15.

Registration will be open the day of the event from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. outside the center. The cost is $35 for race-day registration.

All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society and the CSM Foundation.

For more information or to register, call Christopher Tuttle at 301-934-7706 or email or call Jane Pomponio at 301-539-4740 or email Or go to

Officials wanted

The Southern Maryland branch of the Washington Area Lacrosse Officials Association is seeking new officials to officiate boys youth games this spring.

Mandatory training sessions to become a certified US Lacrosse Level 1 boys lacrosse official will be conducted in January and February. Officials must be at least 16 and must submit a written recommendation from their current high school coach if attending high school.

All new officials must be US Lacrosse members or join US Lacrosse in order to take the certification class.

Game fees for youth games range from $45 to $60 per game. Prior lacrosse playing experience is highly desirable.

If interested, email Ken Winegrad at or call 301-863-9301.