Send calendar events (at least two weeks in advance, if possible) to P.O. Box 485, Prince Frederick, Md. 20678. Email items to calcommunity@somdnews.com. Include the time, date and location of the event as well as a contact phone number or email on all submissions.

Wednesday, May 15

Medicated Assisted Recovery Support Group will meet 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, at 280 Stafford Road in Prince Frederick. The program is to support those in medicated assisted treatment in recovery. Call 410-535-3079 ext. 35.

Chik-fil-A will serve a free meal to all retired and active duty military personnel in honor of Metro D.C. Military Appreciation Day 5 to 8 pm. Wednesday, May 15, at 806 N. Solomons Island Road in Prince Frederick. Call 443-968-3939, or go to www.cfametrodc.com.

Chik-fil-A will serve a free meal to all retired and active duty military personnel in honor of Metro D.C. Military Appreciation Day 5 to 8 pm. Wednesday, May 15, at 806 N. Solomons Island Road in Prince Frederick. Call 443-968-3939, or go to www.cfametrodc.com.

Calvert Marine Museum will hold its free Sea Squirts program 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, May 15. This month’s theme is terrific turtles. Drop-in program for children ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers. Call 410-326-2042, or go to www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold Happy Crafternoon! 1 to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 15. Books and language through stories and art. For ages 3 to 5. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Library Fairview Branch will hold a book discussion on “A Dangerous Fortune” by Ken Follett 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 15. Call410-257-2101, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold a Foundation meeting 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 15. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Emotions Anonymous will meet 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, at 280 Stafford Road in Prince Frederick. The program is designed to help those suffering from a range of emotional problems including anger, depression, grief and loneliness. Call 410-535-3079 ext. 35.

Calvert Hospice will hold a drop-in grief support group 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, at Burnett Calvert Hospice, 4559 Sixes Road in Prince Frederick. Contact Tessa Washington at 410-535-0892, or email twashington@calverthospice.org.

The Family ACCESS Center of Calvert County and the Tri-County Youth Services Bureau will hold a workshop on developmental assets for raising kids 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, at Calvert Library Southern Branch. Call Wanda at 443-975-7357.

Historic St. Mary’s City will hold its Little Explorers program 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, at 47414 Old State House Road in St. Mary’s City. The topic will be Sheep, Wool and Mittens. For ages 3 to 5 and their parent or caregiver. The cost is $4, $3 for members and includes includes admission to the museum. Contact Donna at 240-895-4980 or info@HSMCdigshistory.org.

Thursday, May 16

Calvert Library Southern Branch will hold Shake It Out 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. and 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. Thursday, May 16. Music and movement to promote social, emotional and physical skills. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 410-326-5289, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert County Historical Society will hold its Brown Bag Lunch Program noon Thursday, May 16, at 70 Church St. in Prince Frederick. Genetic genealogist Louise McDonald will discuss how DNA and genealogy can enhance your family history research. Open to all. Contact 410 535-2452, or cchsadmin@calverthistory.org.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold its T.A.C.O.S. meeting 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 16. Food and service learning hours. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Marine Museum will hold a free lecture titled “Where the River Meets the Bay” 7 p.m. Thursday, May 16. The presenter will be Ralph Eshelman. The talk is part of the Bay Lecture Series. Call 410-326-2042, or go to www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Calvert County Chapter 1466 will hold a business meeting 11:15 a.m. Thursday, May 16, at the Calvert Pines Senior Center, 450 W. Dares Beach Road in Prince Frederick. There will be a presentation by Keep Calvert Country. There is an optional lunch at 11:15 a.m. at Bob Evans, 60 Commerce Lane in Prince Frederick. Open to all. Call 410-586-1441 or email NARFE1466@gmail.com.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold Teens’ Favorite Things: Ice Cream and Library Stuff 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 16. Discuss books, movies, games and music. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Library Twin Beaches Branch will hold Kids Just Want to Have Fun 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 16. Explore art to history to science. This month’s topic: Mapping Sam. For ages K to 3. Registration required. Call 410-257-2411, or go tohttp://CalvertLibrary.info.

The Wildewood Chapter of Take Off Pounds Sensibly will meet 9:50 a.m. Thursday, May 16, at Wildewood Community Center No. 1, 44685 Wildewood Pkwy. in California. Weigh-in starts 9 a.m. Call Linda at 301-475-8305.

College of Southern Maryland’s La Plata campus will hold a Free Application for Federal Aid workshop 2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at 8730 Mitchell Road. The college’s Financial Assistance Department provides one-on-one assistance to the community. Call 301-934-7531, or go to www.csmd.edu/calendar/admissions/laplata/FAFSA-Workshop-5.16.19.

Friday, May 17

St. Leonard Volunteer Fire Department Company 7 will hold Bingo 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 17, at 200 Calvert Beach Road in St. Leonard. Doors open 6 p.m. with early bird games at 7 p.m.

Raffles and food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Southern Baptist Church will host a free meeting to support those who are dealing with alcohol and drugs 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 17, at 12140 HG Trueman Road in Lusby.

Contact Nathaniel Fowler at 240-435-0613, or go to www.scbcmd.com.

Calvert Marine Museum will host a performance by Al Petteway and Amy White 7 p.m. Friday, May 17.

This duo performs eclectic repertoire including original, traditional, contemporary music with bits of Blues, New Age, and Jazz. Doors open 6 p.m. The concert is part of The Maritime Performance Series. Tickets are $25, $20 online.

Go to bit.ly//MaritimeConcerts.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold On Pins & Needles 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, May 17. Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting, or other project. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Animal Welfare League will hold an indoor yard sale and thrift shop 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, May 17, through Sunday, May 19, at 1040 Prince Frederick Blvd. in Prince Frederick.

Call 410-535-9300.

Overeaters Anonymous will meet 9 a.m. Friday, May 17, at Christ Church, 3100 Broomes Island Road in Port Republic. Call Debbie at 301-642-0146.

The Calvert Resource Exchange TimeBank will host a potluck dinner 6 p.m. Friday, May 17, in the Chesapeake Ranch Estates administration building. People help each other and receive time dollars for their service.

Email Cathy Zumbrun at cretimebank@comcast.net.

The Calvert County Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Network will meet 8:30 a.m. Friday, May 17, at the Chamber office, 120 Dares Beach Road in Prince Frederick.

Call 410-535-2577, or go to www.calvertchamber.org.

American Legion Stallings Williams Post will serve an all-you-can-eat ham dinner 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, at 3330 E. Chesapeake Beach Road in Chesapeake Beach. The cost is $12.

Call 410-257-9878, or go to www.ALpost206.org.

American Legion Stallings Williams Post will hold karaoke 8 p.m. to midnight Friday, May 17, at 3330 E. Chesapeake Beach Road in Chesapeake Beach. No cover. Call 410-257-9878, or go to www.ALpost206.org.

American Legion Stallings Williams Post will hold a membership meeting and voting 2 to 6 p.m. Friday, May 17, at 3330 E. Chesapeake Beach Road in Chesapeake Beach. Call 410-257-9878, or go to www.ALpost206.org.

The Southern Maryland Rock and Mineral Club will meet 7 p.m. Friday, May 24, at the Clearwater Nature Center, 11400 Thrift Road in Clinton. The topic will be geode breaking. Email Rich Simcsak at sadsack56@msn.com.

American Legion Post 238 will serve a steak and/or fried shrimp dinner 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 17 at 6265 Brandywine Road in Hughesville. The cost is $15. Call 301-274-3522.

Saturday, May 18

Calvert Photography Club will meet 9 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at College of Southern Maryland’s Prince Frederick campus, 115 J.W. Williams Road in Prince Frederick. There will be a guest speaker. Everyone welcome. Call Sharon Shifflett at 410-829-3105, or email sharonshifflett52@yahoo.com.

Breezy Point Beach will hold its annual Blast-Off event 4 p.m. to dark Saturday, May 18, at 5300 Breezy Point Road in Chesapeake Beach. Dancing, laser tag, contests, face painting, bonfire, fireworks and food and beverages will be available for purchase. Call 410-535-1600, ext. 2649, or go to www.Facebook.com/CalvertCountyParks.

A Shoppes at Asbury sale will be held 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at Asbury Retirement Community, 11100 Asbury Circle in Solomons. Gently used clothing and accessories, books, and housewares. Proceeds benefit the Benevolent Care Fund. Call 410-394-3466.

A Tri-County Memory Walk in memory of those who have died from addiction 9 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at Serenity Farms, 6932 Serenity Farm Road in Benedict. Photos of loved ones may be delivered or dropped off at Project ECHO, 484 Main St. in Prince Frederick. Go to www.tricountymemorywalk.org.

A Tri-County Memory Walk in memory of those who have died from addiction 9 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at Serenity Farms, 6932 Serenity Farm Road in Benedict. Photos of loved ones may be delivered or dropped off at Project ECHO, 484 Main St. in Prince Frederick. Go to www.tricountymemorywalk.org.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold a book sale 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Marine Museum will be free in celebration ofInternational Museum Day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Call 410-326-2042, or go to www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

Calvert Marine Museum will hold Fossil Field Experience 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Search for fossils at Cove Point with a museum educator. For ages 8 and older. Registration required. The cost is $20. Go to bit.ly/CMMfossils.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold Garden Smarter: Tour of the MG Demo Gardens 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 18, at Community Resources Building, 30 Duke St. in Prince Frederick.Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold Brain Games noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Play Mahjongg, Scrabble and more. Registration required. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

Calvert Library Prince Frederick will hold MakePlayLearn 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Take building and creativity to a new level. Call 410-535-0291, or go to http://CalvertLibrary.info.

The Calvert Artist Guild will hold its May Awards Show 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Southern Maryland Sailing Association, 14990 Solomons Island Road in Solomons. The show features Southern Maryland artists working with several mediums. Contact Jan Barr at 443-404-5746, or fujibarr@comcast.net, or Kate Dinnel at 410-586-3375, or katesilas@comcast.net.

Breezy Point Beach will hold a free Blast-Off beginning 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at 5300 Breezy Point Road in Chesapeake Beach. Live music, inflatables, contests, bonfire, face painting, vendors and fireworks. Call 410-535-1600, ext. 2649.

Overeaters Anonymous, a food addiction support group, will meet 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18, in the Middleham Chapel, H.G. Trueman Road, Lusby. Call Joyce at 301-866-1484.

Prince Frederick Volunteer Rescue Squad will hold an open house 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at 755 S. Solomons Island Road. Activities and local agencies. Go to www.pfvrs.org.

Relay For Life will hold a complimentary Survivor / Caregiver luncheon 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the pier in North Beach, 9123 Atlantic Ave. in North Beach. Survivor lap will begin 4 p.m. Registration due by Friday, May 3. Call Tammy Lumpkin at 443-624-9171, or email calvertrelay@gmail.com.

Patuxent Habitat for Humanity will hold the Warrior 5K Fun Run/Walk 8 a.m. Saturday, May 18 in Solomons. To register or for more information go to 222.patuxenthabitat.org.

Running Hare Vineyard is searching for volunteers to pour at Wine in the Woods Saturday, May 18 at 5950 Symphony Woods Road in Columbia. Shifts are 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Volunteers must be 21, and will receive free admission and a special treat from the vineyard. Contact Kim at Kim@runningharevineyard.com.

Waters Memorial United Methodist Church will hold its annual yard sale and strawberry festival noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at 5400 Mackall Road in St. Leonard. Yard sale begins 7 a.m. Pork barbecue, ham and chicken salad dinners will be available fir $15, $8 for children. Call 410-586-1716.

Huntingtown United Methodist Church will serve chicken and pulled pork meals 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at 4020 Hunting Creek Road in Huntingtown. The cost is $8. Call 410-257-3020.

American Legion Post 221 will serve pork loin and beef sandwiches 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at 21690 Colton’s Point Road in Avenue. The cost is $7 each. Call 301-884-4071, or go to http://alpost221.webs.com/apps/calendar/.

Sunday, May 19

The Calvert Artist Guild will hold its May Awards Show 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the Southern Maryland Sailing Association, 14990 Solomons Island Road in Solomons. The show features Southern Maryland artists working with several mediums. Contact Jan Barr at 443-404-5746, or fujibarr@comcast.net, or Kate Dinnel at 410-586-3375, or katesilas@comcast.net.

Running Hare Vineyard is searching for volunteers to pour at Wine in the Woods Sunday, May 19 at 5950 Symphony Woods Road in Columbia. Shifts are 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Volunteers must be 21, and will receive free admission and a special treat from the vineyard. Contact Kim at Kim@runningharevineyard.com.

American Legion Post 221 will serve pork loin and beef sandwiches11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at 21690 Colton’s Point Road in Avenue. The cost is $7 each. Call 301-884-4071, or go to http://alpost221.webs.com/apps/calendar/.

American Legion Post 238 will serve breakfast 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday, May 19 at 6265 Brandywine Road in Hughesville. The cost is $7 and the public is invited. Call 301-274-3522.