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Friday, Feb. 22
College of Southern Maryland will hold “The Almighty Oyster: Food, Fighting and Sensibility” at 7 p.m. Feb. 22 on the Prince Frederick campus, 115 J.W. Williams Road. Free. Email email@example.com, or call 301-934-7828.
VFW 8810 Ladies Auxiliary will hold a fish and shrimp dinner 6-8 p.m. Feb. 22 at the post, 2310 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Cost is $7-8. Call 301-645-6331.
The Jude House will hold its annual recovery dinner 7-10 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Jaycees center, 3090 Crain Highway, Waldorf. Lonise Bias will be the speaker. Sponsorships available. Call 301-932-0700, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accokeek Foundation will hold a winter farm market 3:30-6:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at the foundation, 3400 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek. Call 301-283-2113 or go to www.accokeekfoundation.org.
Mattawoman Creek Art Center holds open studio 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Fridays at the center in Smallwood State Park, Marbury. Artists can paint, draw, take photos, sculpt, knit and quilt. Go to www.mattawomanart.org.
College of Southern Maryland will host author Amy Stolls 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at the the Prince Frederick campus, Room 119, 115 J.W. Williams Road. Stolls will read from and discuss her latest novel “The Ninth Wife.” Advance tickets are $3 and $5 at the door. Call 301-934-7864 or 240-725-5499.
Miss Motley’s Cafe in the Bel Alton Community Development Center will host Gridloc 8 p.m.-midnight Feb. 22 at the center, 9501 Crain Highway, Bel Alton. Admission is $10. Must be 21 or older to attend. Call 301-392-9794 or go to www.belaltonalumnicdc.org.
The Newtowne Players will hold auditions for “Godspell” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22-23 at the theater, 21744 S. Coral Drive, Lexington Park. Actors should be prepared “Turn Back, O Man,” “We Beseech Thee,” “All Good Gifts” and “O Bless the Lord.” Email email@example.com or call 301-737-5447.
Humane Society of Charles County will hold its Top Dog dinner and dance 7-11 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Jaycees center, 3090 Crain Highway, Waldorf. Johnny Seaton will perform as Elvis. Dinner, dancing and silent auction. Tickets are $55. Call 301-645-8181 or go to www.humanesocietycc.org.
Southern Maryland Traditional Music and Dance HomeSpun Coffee House will hold an open mic night Feb. 22 at Christ Church Parish Hall, 37497 Zach Fowler Road, Chaptico. Doors open at 7 p.m., music starts at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5 with performers admitted free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-904-4987.
Southern Maryland Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays will meet 7 p.m. Feb. 22 at Charlotte Hall library, New Market Road. Call 301-861-7004 or email email@example.com.
Saturday, Feb. 23
Health Partners will hold an introduction to color therapy 5-6:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at its office, 3070 Crain Highway, Waldorf. Program fee is $15. Call 301-885-0326 to register.
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Piney Parish will hold a food pantry 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 23 at the church, 4535 Piney Church Road, Waldorf. Call 301-870-7590.
Calvert County Young Marines will hold an open house 11 a.m.-noon Feb. 23 at American Legion Post 206, 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road, Chesapeake Beach. The program is for boys and girls age 8 through completion of high school, and promotes mental, moral and physical development of its members. Go to www.youngmarines.com, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accokeek Foundation will hold a free bluebird monitoring training 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 23 at the foundation, 3400 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek. Email email@example.com.
A benefit for Karri Chamberlain Van damm, who is battling ovarian cancer, will be 3-7 p.m. Feb. 23 at Lisa’s Pub, Indian Head. Admission is $20. Call 301-743-2282 or 240-216-4321. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tau Lambda Lambda chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity will hold its talent hunt at 1 p.m. Feb. 23 at Westlake High School, 3300 Middletown Road, Waldorf.
Thomas Stone National Historic Site will hold an owl prowl, stargazing and storytelling event 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at the site, 6655 Rose Hill Road, Port Tobacco. There will be stargazing at the Stone family cemetery, True Tales and Local Legends around a campfire and an 8 p.m. owl prowl with volunteer, Mike Callahan. Dress for the weather. Call 301-392-1776 or go to www.nps.gov/thst.
Civista Health Foundation will hold its Crimson Ball Feb. 23 at Middleton Hall, Renner Road, Waldorf. Go to www.civista.org/foundation.htm or call 301-609-4132.
La Plata Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Texas hold ’em tournament Feb. 23 at the firehouse, 911 Washington Ave. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with games at 7 p.m. Cost is $125. Call 301-609-7500.
A benefit for Robert Rogers, a 22-year-old battling sarcoma, will be 5 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Legend’s Club at Regency Furniture Stadium, 11765 Linus Drive, Waldorf. Tickets are $25 and must be purchased in advance by emailing email@example.com. 50/50 raffle and silent auction.
Port Tobacco Players will stage “Stuart Little” 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Feb. 23-24 at the theater, 508 Charles St., La Plata. Tickets are $6. Call 301-932-6819 or go to www.ptplayers.com.
New Hope AME Church of Waldorf’s GLOW Women’s Ministry will hold a free fellowship program 3 p.m. Feb. 23 at the church, 12310 Old Washington Square, Waldorf. Call 301-870-6460 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A meeting to discuss starting a daily soup kitchen in Waldorf will be 2 p.m. Feb. 23 at Waldorf West library, 10405 O’Donnell Place, Waldorf. Call 301-775-5201 or email email@example.com.
Good Samaritan Presbyterian Church will hold an indoor yard sale 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 23 at the church, 13005 Good Samaritan Drive, Waldorf. Call 301-843-1335.
Southern Maryland chapter of Jack & Jill of America will hold a Black History Month presentation “A Grand History —Tri-County History from a Generational Prospective,” 10:30 a.m. Feb. 23 at General Smallwood Middle School, 4990 Indian Head Highway, Indian Head. Call 202- 255-3066 or email Rane_franklin@yahoo.com.
Charles County National Assocation for the Advancement of Colored People will hold a town hall meeting 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 23 at Willing Helpers Hall, La Plata.
Sunday, Feb. 24
Mattawoman Creek Art Center will host Three-Dimensional Fiber Art: Basketry 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at the center in Smallwood State Park, Marbury. Two additional classes will be March 17 and May 5. Participants will learn about baskets, their uses, forms and materials from Pamela King. Materials for completion of three baskets are included in the $150 fee. Register for the course — PEP-7490/106818 at www.csmd.edu/Go/Register.
New Hope AME Church of Waldorf’s Mighty Kings men’s ministry will hold a free fellowship program 4 p.m. Feb. 24 at the church, 12310 Old Washington Square, Waldorf. Call 301-870-6460 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Smith Chapel United Methodist Church will hold a Family, Relatives, Associates, Neighbors Day 3 p.m. Feb. 24 at the church, 7750 Poorhouse Road, Pisgah. The Rev. Rita Williams will be the guest speaker. Call 307-743-2227.
Trinity Baptist Church will hold a cultural heritage Sunday 10:30 a.m. Feb. 24. After a service, participants who bring a covered dish that represents her cultural heritage can celebrate with song, food and fellowship. The church is at 2671 Mattawoman-Beantown Road, Waldorf. Call 301-645-7889.
Monday, Feb. 25
Waldorf Kiwanis will meet 7-8 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Waldorf Comfort Suites’ conference room, 11765 Business Park Drive, Waldorf. J.R. Harris, past president of Waldorf Kiwanis and past lieutenant governor of Capital District Division 22, will review local programs and Jerry Peuler, past president of Waldorf Kiwanis, past governor of the Capitol District and past Kiwanis International Trustee, will discuss national and international service programs. Call 301-372-8766.
Western Charles County Community Association will meet 7 p.m. Feb. 25 at Sartik’s, 7670 Hawthorne Road, La Plata. Charles County State’s Attorney Anthony B. Covington (D) will be the speaker. Call 301-375-7750.
Tuesday, Feb. 26 Charles County commissioners will hold a dedication ceremony for the county’s 12-kilowatt Crain Memorial Welcome Center wind turbine 11 a.m.-noon Feb. 26 at the welcome center, 12480 Crain Highway, Newburg. Call 301-645-0554 or email email@example.com.
Wednesday, Feb. 27
Waldorf Kiwanis will meet 7:30-8:30 a.m. Feb. 27 at Waldorf Comfort Suites’ conference room, 11765 Business Park Drive, Waldorf. Ken Gould and Ginny Crane will discuss the Business Alliance The $5 meeting fee includes breakfast. Call 301-609-8262.
Health Partners will hold guided meditation session 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at its office, 3070 Crain Highway, Waldorf. Meditation relieves stress, promotes health and improves sleep. Weekly sessions are $5. Call 301-885-0326.
A discussion with Martin Luther King Jr.’s secretary, Willie King, will be 6:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 27 at College of Southern Maryland, Center for Business and Industry, Room BI 113, Mitchell Road, La Plata. Call 301-934-7659.
Thursday, Feb. 28
College of Southern Maryland will hold a faculty music showcase at 8 p.m. Feb. 28 on the La Plata campus, 8730 Mitchell Road. Tickets are $5 in advance, $7 day of concert. Call 301-934-7828.