Events With On Going Dates

If you have a problem with alcohol contact AA. It works for thousands of people and it can work for you. Visit www.aa.org. Or, Southern Maryland Intergroup Toll Free: (800)492-0209
www.somdintergroup.org

 

 

The Southern Maryland Compassion Center is a non-profit with a mission to serve the needs of the poor in southern Maryland. Volunteers run the daily operations and move the trailer every month between locations at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior in Bryans Road, First Lutheran Church in Huntington, and Grace Lutheran Church in La Plata.  This is the yearly fundraiser to offset the cost of moving the trailer, utilities, repairs and supplies.

 

 

Do you know or Love someone struggling with substance use? They want help. You want help, but just aren't sure where to start? Why not allow someone that has walked this path before you, help to navigate. At Maryland Coalition of Families, all of our professionally trained Family Peer Support Staff have "Lived Experience", so we can honestly say, "we've been there". Substance Use affects the whole family. They deserve recovery, and so do you. Together, we can make it happen. MDcoalition.org - 410-730-8267

 

 

Pax River Quilts Guild is open to everyone. If you become a member you can join in Quilto Game nights online and online sit and sews, and Guest Speakers. Currently meetings are online using Zoom , the 2nd  Monday of each month at 6:30pm. Following CDC Guidelines. Call Cindy for more info how to join 301-769-1151 or email prqgsomd@gmail.com for application to join.

 

 

Pets with Disabilities need your help. They have not met any of their fundraising goals this year and the dogs are still coming in needing help. Please donate to Pets with Disabilities today. We are currently caring for 30+ dogs that all need continued medical care. ALL the dogs that come to PWD require specialty vet care. The vet bills for 2020 have exceeded $120,000. The cancellation of our "in person" fundraisers was devastating for the rescue. Visit www.petswithdisabilities.org to donate.  Or send a monetary donation to Pets with Disabilities 635 Clay Hammond Road Prince Frederick, MD 20678.

 

 

Boys and Girls ages 5 through 20 are invited to join Scouts! We offer a variety of programs, including Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing, Sea Scouts and STEM Scouts! Go to BeAScout.org to find a unit near you! Some units are currently meeting in socially distanced settings and other are meeting online or a combination of the two. You can also call 240-395-0606 for more information about Scouting in Southern Maryland!

 

 

The Maryland Veterans Museum in Newburg is open Saturdays and Sundays from 11 am to 4 pm.  We now have entrance fee of $5 ages 14 – adult, $2 per child ages 7 – 13 and children 6 and under are Free.  We also now have annual memberships of $24 individual and $36 for family.  We ask everyone to please wear a mask.  We have masks available if needed. For more information visit https://www.mdvets.cc/

 

 

 

 

 

Vist one of the Drayden African American Schoolhouse Open Houses one Saturday of Each month. On June 5, June 19, June 20, July 3, August 7, September 4, October 2 fromn 11 am to 2 pm.  Check out the renovated schoolhouse and learn about its rich history and importance to education in St. Mary's County. Staff will be available at the school during this time to answer any questions and provide information.

 

 

Center for Abused Persons offers a broad range of services to Charles County residents that aim to support adults and adolescents affected by intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and/or childhood sexual abuse. Services include 24-hour crisis hotline, individual counseling, victim advocacy, support groups, abuse intervention programming, and community education. Don't suffer in silence. Call CAP's 24 hour crisis hotline at 301-645-3336.

 

 

Explore how the prehistoric past, natural environments, and maritime heritage come to life and tell a unique story of the Chesapeake Bay. The Calvert Marine Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with limited capacity and a new timed entry system. Admission is $9 for adults; $7 for seniors, military with valid I.D, AAA and AARP members; $4 for children ages 5 - 12; children under 5 and museum members are admitted free. For more information about the museum, or to make a reservation for your next visit, please go to our website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com. Keep up to date with the latest from CMM by following us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

 

 

The Catherine Foundation Pregnancy Resource Center has helped more than 36,000 pregnanant womebn and families in the Southern Maryland area since 1983. Last year, the center provided over $65,000 in services and $80,000 in material assistance free of charge to the recipients and at no cost to taxpayers. To donate to the Catherine Foundation, please visit http://catherinefoundation.org/emergency-relief

 

 

Take a moment today to download the new Calvert County Sheriff’s Office mobile app free of charge from the app stores. Receive timely alerts about COVID-19, see our Most Wanted, and search for an inmate. You can also submit a confidential tip with photos. Please download the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office app today, and share it with family, friends and neighbors. Thank you for helping us make Calvert County a safer place!

 

 

The St. Mary’s County Department of Aging & Human Services is proud to support a program through the Maryland Department of Aging (MDoA) called Maryland Senior Call Check. Maryland is the first state in the country to start a FREE, opt-in, telephonic service to check on Maryland’s older residents across the state. This program is for seniors living alone to check on them daily. This free service will place an automated daily call to the participant at a regularly scheduled time. If the call is not picked up after three attempts, the service will call an alternate person on your behalf to check on you. If your alternate does not pick up or you do not have an alternate, the local authorities will be contacted to perform a wellness check. MDoA recommends all seniors use the program as a resource during the COVID-19 global pandemic. Senior Call Check phone lines are open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The verification and enrollment process can be completed within 24 hours Monday-Saturday. MDoA will provide messages and updates regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. For more information, call 1-866-50-CHECK (1-866-502-0560) or register online at www.aging.maryland.gov.

 

 

Are you a victim of a crime? You do not have to face that tragedy alone. For 37 years, the staff and volunteers at the Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center, Inc have helped ease the suffering of victims of crime in Maryland with dignity, respect and compassion. Despite the pandemic, we continue to provide assistance navigating the legal system, free legal consultation regarding victim’s rights, and assistance with social service organizations. Our staff of dedicated advocates and attorneys may be reached at 877- VICTIM1, that’s 877-842-8461 or on-line at www.MdCrimeVictims.org. All our services are free! The Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center Inc, . Continuing the mission of the Stephanie Roper Foundation. Call 877-VICTIM1.

 

 

The Neighborhood Creative Arts Center, a new non-profit community arts center, is now open at 106 St. Mary's Avenue,in La Plata.  Take a class in Music, Art, Sewing, Ballroom Dancing, Ballet, and Dance, Kid's Yoga, Musical Theater and more. NCAC;s many talented teachers offer classes in Music, Art, Sewing, Ballroom Dancing, Ballet, and Dance, Kid's Yoga, Musical Theater,  Puppetry, Music and Movement for babies and toddlers, Entrepreneur Workshops for Children and more! Neighborhood Creative Arts Center also offers many homeschool events and programs, including Mock Trial, Fun Fridays, Model UN, A Good Old Fashioned Science Fair, and a Homeschool Academy. Please check out neighborhoodcreativeartscenter.org for more information about our free classes, free trial music lessons, and upcoming Spring programs and Summer workshops!  If you would like to present a class or workshop, please reach out through the NCAC website. For more information, feel free to call Ms Georgia at 301-542-9359.

 

 

Project Home is a program that provides housing to adults who need supervision and assistance with daily living because they are unable to live on their own. A Project Home Provider offers care in their own home for 1 to 4 residents. St. Mary’s County Department of Social Services (DSS) is seeking Project Home providers to support the program. 
Who (Project Home Provider): Someone 21 years or older with the ability to provide care in their home and a willingness to assist an adult with a disability. Must have income in order to meet their own household expenses without Project Home reimbursement funds. 
Who (residents): Adults 18 years or older who have a mental, developmental, or physical disability, or are elderly and are unable to live on their own. 
For more information, please contact Lachele Love at 250-895-7077 or Meagan Ricker 240-895-7043

 

 

 

Every day, children across Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s counties are removed from their homes because of abuse and neglect. Although Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) continue to serve more of these children each year, the need for CASA volunteers continues to grow as more children enter the child welfare and court systems. CASA volunteers work one-on-one with an abused or neglected child, advocating for his or her best interests. CASA volunteers don’t require any specific education. All they need is compassion, objectivity, and a commitment to children. Anyone interested in becoming a CASA Volunteer should visit https://center-for-children.org/programs/court-appointed-special-advocate-casa/ for more information, or reach out to the CASA of Southern Maryland casa@center-for-children.org or call NaQuita Coates, Training and Recruitment Specialist, at 410-535-3047.

 

 

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the Nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated t building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental Illness.  NAMI SoMd provides free education and support groups for those suffering with a mental illness as well as their family members.  Family support groups meet the 3rd Tuesday in Charles County at Body of Christ Church, Waldorf; 3rd Thursday in St. Mary's at the Wildewood Community Center, and the 4th Thursday in Calvert at St. John Vianney Church.  Please contact 301.399.4148 for more information.

 

 

The Charles County (Maryland) Sheriff’s Office and Charles County Crime Solvers work together to solve crimes and hold criminals accountable for their offenses. Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person involved in criminal activity. For more information about Crime Solvers, contact Detective Sergeant Tim Miner, Crime Solvers Coordinator for the Sheriff’s Office, at 240-216-2173. PHONE**Call 1-866-411-TIPS to report a tip** * An operator takes information about your tip. * You will receive an identification number. * Your tip is provided to the investigating officer. * You must call back later to check the status of your information, using your identification number. Or call  https://www.charlescountycrimesolvers.com/

 

 

At the Center for Life Enrichment, our mission is to provide programs and support services that will increase the vocational and personal potential of individuals with disabilities. Our goal is to provide these services in a unique and individualized manner to improve overall quality of life. Increased independence, integration into the workforce, and the opportunity for social interaction is the focus of our services. The Center for Life Enrichment, Inc. Visit http://www.tcle.org/ For more information

United Way of Calvert County. The United Way of Calvert County (UWCC) was incorporated in 1980 to respond to the human service needs of Calvert County residents. We function as a leader in the community identifying needs and working most often in a collaborative way, to find solutions to those needs. Visit http://unitedwaycalvert.org


The United Way of Charles County coordinates fundraising and distribution to local non-profit agencies providing health and human services in Charles County. United Way of Charles County also provides information and referrals. For mor information visit http://www.unitedwaycharles.org/


The United Way of St. Mary's County supports 38 member agencies and human service programs throughout St. Mary's County. Donations to our annual campaign and throughout the year help our friends and neighbors to live healthier and more productive lives. For more information visit http://www.unitedwaysmc.org/


The Red Cross of the Chesapeake Region touches hundreds of lives every day. Our mission is to help people prevent, prepare for, and cope with emergencies. We are proud of the wide range of services that we provide throughout the state of Maryland. For more information visit http://www.redcross.org/md/baltimore


Bay Community Support Services (Bay-CSS) is a leader of services to people with disabilities throughout Central and Southern Maryland. Our services enable people with varying abilities, ages and life situations to live and work successfully in their communities. For more information visit http://www.baycss.org/


Calvert Hospice provides compassionate care and comfort to enable dying patients to live their last days in peace and comfort, with dignity and respect. Hospice neither shortens nor extends life, but aims to enhance the quality of life to the end. We do this through a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach to meeting the needs of the patient and family. The Hospice team includes a registered nurse, a trained and licensed social worker, a member of the clergy, a certified home health aide, and, of course, community volunteers. For more information visit http://www.calverthospice.org/


The Center for Children believes that every child in need should have the opportunity to receive quality mental health care. We are dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse and the promotion of positive mental health through crisis intervention, therapy, education, and advocacy. Since 1989, the Center for Children has assist over 50,000 children and families across Southern Maryland. Locations: La Plata, Leonardtown, and Prince Frederick. For more information visit http://www.center-for-children.org/


Christmas in April St. Mary's County is a local chapter of Rebuilding Together with Christmas in April, a national volunteer organization that, in partnership with the community, rehabilitates the homes of low-income homeowners, particularly the elderly and disabled, so that they may live in warmth, safety, and independence. We also provide help through work on community projects. For more information visit http://christmasinaprilsmc.org/


Christmas in April of Calvert County is a local chapter of the national volunteer organization. In partnership with the community, it rehabilitates the homes of low-income persons, particularly the elderly and disabled, so that they may live independently in warmth and safety. For more information visit http://www.christmasinaprilcalvertcounty.org/


Christmas in April Charles County is the volunteer organization started in 1990 that, in partnership with the community, rehabilitates the houses of low-income homeowners, elderly and disabled, so that they may continue to live in warmth, safety and independence. After months of planning and preparation, Christmas in April culminates in a National Rebuilding Day on the last Saturday in April. Last year 1,051 volunteers of all ages, faiths and walks of life come together to help neighbors in the American barnraising tradition. For more information visit http://www.christmasinaprilcharlescounty.com/



The term Hospice comes from the medieval word for a place of shelter for travelers on a long or difficult journey. Today's Hospice provides care for those who are in the final phase of life's journey in the form of support for terminally ill patients and their families. The entire family is the unit of care. Hospice of Charles County is supported by gifts and donations and we are a United Way Agency. We depend upon financial contributions from individuals or organizations in the community in order to provide Hospice services in Charles County. For more information visit http://www.hospiceofcharlescounty.org/


HOSPICE of St. Mary's, Inc. is a not-for-profit service of St. Mary's Hospital that provides physical, psychological and spiritual care and comfort to those who are terminally ill and their families. HOSPICE also offers grief support to those families and to any community members who have experienced the pain of loss related to death, divorce, suicide, re-location, or other significant life change. HOSPICE is there when it hurts. For more information visit http://www.hospiceofstmarys.org/

 

 

It is the Mission of the Humane Society of Charles County (HSCC) to provide shelter and care for homeless, injured and neglected animals through adoption, fostering, community partnerships, education, and affordable spay-neuter and vaccine services. For more information or to donate visit https://humanesocietycc.org

 

The Humane Society of Calvert County, Inc., improves our community for animals and people by: sheltering and protecting animals from harm; placing them into caring, responsible homes; increase awareness through humane education and community outreach; endeavoring to reduce animal over population and to eliminate cruelty; serving as an advocate for animals by promoting humane standards; and enhancing the relationship between animals and people.  For more information visit https://humanesocietyofcalvertcounty.org/


It is the Mission of the Humane Society of Charles County (HSCC) to provide shelter and care for homeless, injured and neglected animals through adoption, fostering, community partnerships, education, and affordable spay-neuter and vaccine services. For more information visit https://humanesocietycc.org/

 

The Maryland 4-H Foundation was founded in 1959 to support Maryland 4-H Programs through its six Pillars of Purpose: Provide Scholarship to 4-H members, furthering their education; implement opportunities for Leadership Development; support the growth of 4-H in Maryland's Communities; provide funding for Project-Based State and National Trips; expand International 4-H Experiences; and recognize the generosity of our Volunteers and Donors. From awards ceremonies to tournaments to fundraisers, the Maryland 4-H Foundation has sponsored many 4-H events over the past fifty-six years. Regardless of the event taking place, the Maryland 4-H Foundation has built and managed the financial resources to support Maryland youth in reaching their fullest potential as competent, caring, and responsible individuals through Maryland 4-H Programs. If you would like to join 4-H, please visit http://extension.umd.edu/4-h/join-4-h for more information.


Patuxent Habitat for Humanity believes that substandard housing and homelessness are unacceptable. Please join us and our mission to activate faith and build hope! We are looking for people from all walks of life -- young and old, skilled and willing-to-learn, rich and poor -- to join in this mountain-moving venture! We invite you to join our team in whatever capacity you can! for more information visit http://patuxenthabitat.org/

 

The St. Mary's Animal Welfare League is a nonprofit, rescue organization that specializes in the rescue, care and placement of abused, neglected and homeless companion animals. Our animals are vaccinated, microchipped, spayed or neutered and receive medical treatment before being placed in carefully selected homes. We strive to educate the community in areas of humane education and responsible pet ownership as well as helping to control the pet overpopulation in our area by promoting the spaying and neutering of all companion animals. For more information visit http://smawl.org/

 

Historic Sotterley officially begins its Guided Tour season on Friday, May 7th, and we have a brand-new offering for 2021!  Along with our wonderful, guided tours with a trained docent, we will also offer a self-guided tour that can be accessed from your cell phone as you wander the site.  This self-guided tour will be available whether you take a guided tour or choose the Grounds Tour, and it will even be made available if you come for a visit on a day when the Visitor Center is not open.  (Grounds Tour fees still apply when Visitor Center is closed, and the fee applies to photographers.)  We are excited to share this new self-guided tour with our visitors and know that it will help bring Sotterley’s history and stories to life. Please be aware that our Guided Tours will still be outside for the time being, and the Visitor Center will be open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.   (This schedule is subject to change as the season progresses, however, so please check the website for updates.) Sotterley will follow CDC guidelines regarding COVID.  Reservations are available but not necessary.  Call if you would like to reserve a tour time—301-373-2280.
Guided tours will be held:· Friday and Saturday at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 1:00 pm. 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm· Sundays at Noon, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm. The grounds are open seven days a week except for holidays.  Monday– Saturday from 10:00 am—4:00 pm on Monday through Saturday, and 11:30—4:00 pm.
Check out Historic Sotterley’s website for more information and to access its many virtual offerings!  www.sotterley.org

 

 

May 6th Events

The Leonardtown Volunteer Rescue Squad Auxiliary will be hosting an online “Virtual” Bake Sale on Thursday, May 6, 2021.  All items will be visible at the LVRSA Facebook site, under the Events tab.  Click on the event to view items and bid on the items.  Items will be available for a preview on May 5th, after 8pm.  Bidding will occur from 7am to 7pm on Thursday, May 6th, with winners posted on the site later that evening.  Pick-up of winning items will occur on Friday, May 7th from 9am to 1pm.  (Any late pick-up requests will be accommodated).  Thank you for your support of the Leonardtown Volunteer Rescue Squad!

May 7th Events

The American Red Cross will have a community blood drive at Gospel Tabernacle of Prayer at 24516 Budds Creek Road in Clements on Friday May 7th from 1-6 pm. All donors will receive a $10 Amazon gift card via email. Donors who identify as black or African American will receive a Sickle Cell Trait Test. All blood donors will receive covid19 antibody testing as well. To schedule, contact 1-800-REDCROSS or go to www.redcrossblood.org. Schedule your blood donation appointment today. 

 

May 8th Events

The 2nd District Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad (2nd District VFD & RS) Auxiliary will have a Spaghetti Dinner Drive-Thru (Carry-Out) - Saturday, May 8th, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. @ 2nd District VFD & RS, Company 6, 45245 Drayden Rd., Valley Lee, MD 20692; Menu Consisting of: Spaghetti with meat sauce, Green beans, Garden Salad, Garlic Bread & Dessert; COST: $12.00 PER DINNER; For more information call: 301-904-1656

 

 

The St. Leonard Volunteer Fire Department will have an Auction on Saturday May 8th beginning at 1 pm. The auction will be held at the Pavilion rain or shine. It will include Annuals, Perennials, Shrubbery, Vegetable Plants & Hanging Baskets and more. Refreshments will also be available for sale.  For More Information 443-532-7877

 

 

Yard Sales sponsored by the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department's Auxiliary, from 8:00am to 12 noon at the NBVFD on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, beginning on April 10th   and April 24th, May 8th and May 22nd. The remaining yard sale dates for 2021 are as follows:  6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 7/24, 8/14 and 8/28. Be a BUYER or a SELLER!  It's your choice!  Either way, we would like to see you there!  The cost to reserve a table is $15 for one or $25 for two. Tables must be reserved, in advance, by contacting Diana, after 5:00pm, at 410-231-1775.  Come to find your Yard Sale ‘treasures’. Social Distancing will be practiced by having everyone to stay 6 feet apart.  Face covering/mask is a requirement for all in attendance.

 

 

 

 

The Seventh District Volunteer Rescue Squad Auxiliary will be having a “Mother’s Day Bake Sale & Garden Wagon Raffle” on May 8, 2021 at the Rescue Squad Building, 21530 Colton Point Road, Avenue, MD 20609.  The Bake Sale will begin at 9 am until sold out, and there will be a drawing for the winner of the Garden Wagon Raffle.  Tickets are $l.00 each or 6/$5.00 and are available from any member of the Auxiliary.  The Auxiliary thanks everyone for the support of their fundraiser.

 

 

Giant Plant Sale - Summerseat Farm Saturday, May 8, 8 to 2, rain or shine Summerseat Farm will hold its annual plant sale Saturday, May 8, 8 to 2 pm. (rain or shine). Hundreds of perennials, herbs, native plants as well as flowers, trees, vegetable plants will be for sale. There will be a tremendous selection of herbs and vegetable plants. Also, beautiful hanging baskets just in time for Mother's Day. Breakfast and lunch available. Summerseat Farm is a nonprofit organization entirely supported by volunteers --- come help us "save the farm." It is located in Mechanicsville - for more information or to volunteer please see www.summerseat.org or our facebook.

 

 

The Calvert Elks Lodge will have Community Yard sales and Bake Sales the 2nd Saturday each month starting this through September.  1015 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick from 8:00am to 1:00pm. Tables are still available for all events. Email ElksYardSale2620@gmail.com for more information. Calvert Elks Lodge #2620 'Serving friends and neighbors in Southern MD'

 

 

May 9th Events

 

Enjoy specialty cruises aboard the historic Wm. B. Tennison departing from the Calvert Marine Museum. Built in 1899, the Tennison is the only Coast Guard licensed log-hulled, passenger-carrying vessel in the United States. The vessel served as an oyster buyboat until 1978 and has been designated a National Historic landmark. All specialty cruises are open to the public and sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. To purchase tickets, visit www.bit.ly/WmBTennisonCruises.  For more information, please contact Melissa McCormick at 410-326-2042, ext. 8083 or Melissa.McCormick@calvertcountymd.gov.
 Sunday, May 9 – Mother's Day Morning Cruise 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 9 – Mother's Day Evening Cruise 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Celebrate Mom with a one-hour morning or evening cruise and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Solomons Harbor and Patuxent River. You are welcome to bring drinks and snacks to enjoy during the cruise. Carnations for mom will be available. Ages 13 and older are $10; children 12 and under are $5. Preregistration is required.

May 10th Events

The 2nd District Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad (2nd District VFD & RS) Auxiliary will have a Red-Cross Blood Drive - May 10th  ****A blood drive will be held from 1:30 to 6:00p.m. at the 2nd District Firehouse, 45245 Drayden Road, Valley Lee. For more information / schedule your life saving donation, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org to download the blood donor app.

May 14th Events
The Calvert Marine Museum (CMM) is opening its doors on Friday evening, May 14, for Night at the Museum for Friends with Disabilities. The museum and grounds will be open exclusively for guests with disabilities and their families, friends, or caregivers from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Have fun in a relaxed and supportive environment and see why the museum is a fun and welcoming place to visit any day of the week! This FREE event is offered in cooperation with Calvert County Parks & Recreation Therapeutic Recreation Services. Meet the museum otter mascot, learn about fish, fossils, river otters, skates and rays, maritime history, and enjoy activities in the Discovery Room. Explore the boat basin and the Drum Point Lighthouse. A special calming room will be available. The Museum Store will be open and chock full of items for all ages and interests, and the Wm. B. Tennison is available for 30-minute cruises at 5 p.m., 5:45 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.  PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for each individual to access the museum’s indoor exhibits and to ride the Wm. B. Tennison. Proper face coverings will be required when not in designated areas. Register to attend the event by visiting https://webtrac.co.cal.md.us and searching for Activity #470773 and #470774. Guests who would like to register for the Wm. B. Tennison cruise must call the Therapeutic Recreation office directly at 410-535-1600, ext. 8205.
 
May 15th Events

Saturday May 15th the Hughesville Volunteer Fire Department and EMS will have a Food Truck Fair with many local restaurants being represented. The Fair will take place from 11 am until 2 pm at 15245 Prince Frederick Road, Hughesville MD

 

May 16th Events

East Coast Drifters Car Show – May 16, 2021 Held at Mechanicsville Moose Lodge (27636 Mechanicsville Road, Mechanicsville, MD 20659) 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. All Cars, Trucks & Motorcycles are welcome. Top 70 and several other awards. First 100 receive dash plaques. Pre-registration $15 by May 10. $20 at gate. Registration cut-off 1:00 pm. For more info call: Larry 301-266-9705 or Chuck 301-751-5602 (rain date June 13) https://www.facebook.com/eastcoast.drifters

 

Join The Southern Maryland Boot Scooters and the Southern Maryland Senators 13U Baseball Team on Sunday May 16th for a Designer Purse Bingo. The event takes place at the Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department. Games begin at 1:00 PM. Doors open at 11:30 AM. For tickets information call Leslie at 240-577-2579

 

May 18th Events

The 2nd District Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad will have a Scratch-Off Fundraiser Raffle, PRIZE; $250 Scratch-Offs & $100 Cash;  $5.00 Per Ticket – (MUST BE 18 TO BUY RAFFLE TICKETS); Purchase in Person: *At SDVFD & RS, Valley Lee - Wednesday (630pm - 830pm); For more information contact: Robin Dove (240)577-0270,  Drawing: Tuesday, May 18, 2021@ SDVFDRS Auxiliary Meeting; Winner need not be present to win!

May 22nd Events

Yard Sales sponsored by the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department's Auxiliary, from 8:00am to 12 noon at the NBVFD on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, beginning on April 10th   and April 24th, May 8th and May 22nd. The remaining yard sale dates for 2021 are as follows:  6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 7/24, 8/14 and 8/28. Be a BUYER or a SELLER!  It's your choice!  Either way, we would like to see you there!  The cost to reserve a table is $15 for one or $25 for two. Tables must be reserved, in advance, by contacting Diana, after 5:00pm, at 410-231-1775.  Come to find your Yard Sale ‘treasures’. Social Distancing will be practiced by having everyone to stay 6 feet apart.  Face covering/mask is a requirement for all in attendance.

 

Auxiliary will have a Basket Virtual Auction - May 22nd to 23rd - Starting Saturday, May 22nd ending Sunday, May 23rd - After 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 22nd pictures of baskets will be available on SDVFDRS Auxiliary Facebook Page for virtual viewing. After all pictures of baskets have been posted, bidding will begin online through Sunday, May 23rd at 4:00 p.m.);To view and Bid Go to: SDVFDRS Auxiliary Facebook Page; WINNERS will be posted online, Sunday, May 23rd after 4:00 p.m.; ALL WINNERS can pick-up their items on Sunday, May 23rd,; between 4:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.; At the 2nd District Volunteer Fire Dept. & Rescue Squad,; (aka Company 6 / Valley Lee); 45245 Drayden Rd., Valley Lee, MD 20692; Cash or check accepted (Make checks payable to 2nd Dist. VFD & RS Aux.); For more info contact: Robin at 240-577-0270;  (MUST BE 21 OR OLDER TO SUBMIT A BID);

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June 5th Events

 Artisan Market - Craft Fair - Summerseat Farm Saturday, June 5, 2021, 9 am to 3 pm Summerseat Farm's spring Artisan Market will be held on Saturday, June 5, 9 am to 3 pm - rain or shine. The Artisan Market will feature homemade, homegrown, handcrafted, vintage and baked goods. Some examples of the crafts that will be offered are: coastal arts, gnome stumps, chalk art, baked goods, silver and vintage jewelry, handmade pillows, quilts, handmade rustic signs, shell crafts, sea glass, watercolors and much more. You won't want to miss this event. See our website at www.summerseat.org or facebook for more information or to register as a vendor for our Artisan Markets. Summerseat Farm is a nonprofit established to "save the farm" and is completely supported by volunteers, memberships and fundraisers like this. We are located on route 235 in Mechanicsville. Social distance and mask wearing is encouraged for everyone's safety.

 

The 2nd District Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad (2nd District VFD & RS) Auxiliary will have a Community Yard Sale - OUTSIDE - Saturday, June 5th at 2nd District VFD & RS, Company 6, 45245 Drayden Rd., Valley Lee, MD 20692; TIME: 7:00 a.m. to 12:00; Registration Fee $10.00; For more Info / reserve a space contact Agnes - 301-904-0946 - Please leave a message and she will return your call! (*DUE TO COVID AND PER THE CDC GUIDELINES WE REQUEST THAT YOU WEAR A MASK FOR THIS EVENT.)

 

Celebrate the history and heritage of St. Clement’s Island on Saturday June 5th from 10 am to 3 pm with tons of fun and FREE activities and programs for the whole family out on beautiful St. Clement's Island. Experience a day of history, wildlife and art, and take part in activities that include, games, lighthouse tours, traditional music and much more. Lots of related vendors will be on hand. Visitors will be able to take free water taxi rides out to the island for all the festivities. Discover St. Clement’s Island State Park and its history as the site of Maryland’s first colonial landing in 1634. Enjoy the scenic and natural beauty of the island, Potomac River and waterfowl with a walk along the beach. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy at the pavilion or any of the tables dotting the island shore. The reconstructed Blackistone Lighthouse will be open and available for tours. More info: https://fb.me/e/1R0yayKsw

 

June 11th Events

It's the 10th Annual - Baden Volunteer Fire Department's Cars, Trucks, Rat Rods & Bike Show Friday June 11th from 4 pm until 9:30 pm at 16606 Brandywine Road in Brandywine. Antique Fire Trucks Welcome, Rain Date June 18, 2021. Registration 4-7:30 PM Adults $5 Children 12 & Under - Free Dash Plaques to the first 200 registered - over 50 Trophies awarded Registration day of the show $20 Vender & Swap meet space available: $35 Trailered vehicles welcome. For information call: Paul - 301-751-5705, Roger - 301-466-7118 or Tony 301-399-6597

 

 

 

The Colonial Beach Volunteer Fire Department invites you to join us for the 70th Annual Firemen's Parade Friday Night June 11th starting at 7:30! The Nation's Noisiest Parade is back once again, continuing a time honored tradition! The parade starts at 7:30pm Friday night, so be sure to find a spot on the parade route to watch the excitement! For departments joining us in the parade: registration begins at 5:00pm at Colonial Beach High School - 100 First St.

June 12th Events

Yard Sales sponsored by the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department's Auxiliary, from 8:00am to 12 noon at the NBVFD on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, beginning on April 10th   and April 24th, May 8th and May 22nd. The remaining yard sale dates for 2021 are as follows:  6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 7/24, 8/14 and 8/28. Be a BUYER or a SELLER!  It's your choice!  Either way, we would like to see you there!  The cost to reserve a table is $15 for one or $25 for two. Tables must be reserved, in advance, by contacting Diana, after 5:00pm, at 410-231-1775.  Come to find your Yard Sale ‘treasures’. Social Distancing will be practiced by having everyone to stay 6 feet apart.  Face covering/mask is a requirement for all in attendance.

 

 

 

The Calvert Elks Lodge will have Community Yard sales and Bake Sales the 2nd Saturday each month starting this through September.  1015 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick from 8:00am to 1:00pm. Tables are still available for all events. Email ElksYardSale2620@gmail.com for more information. Calvert Elks Lodge #2620 'Serving friends and neighbors in Southern MD'

June 20th Events
 Enjoy specialty cruises aboard the historic Wm. B. Tennison departing from the Calvert Marine Museum. Built in 1899, the Tennison is the only Coast Guard licensed log-hulled, passenger-carrying vessel in the United States. The vessel served as an oyster buyboat until 1978 and has been designated a National Historic landmark. All specialty cruises are open to the public and sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. To purchase tickets, visit www.bit.ly/WmBTennisonCruises.  For more information, please contact Melissa McCormick at 410-326-2042, ext. 8083 or Melissa.McCormick@calvertcountymd.gov.
Sunday, June 20 – Father's Day Morning Cruise 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 20 – Father's Day Evening Cruise 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Surprise Dad with a one-hour morning or evening cruise on his big day. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Solomons Harbor and the Patuxent River. You are welcome to bring drinks and snacks to enjoy during the cruise. Ages 13 and older are $10; children 12 and under are $5. Preregistration is required.
June 26th Events

Yard Sales sponsored by the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department's Auxiliary, from 8:00am to 12 noon at the NBVFD on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, beginning on April 10th   and April 24th, May 8th and May 22nd. The remaining yard sale dates for 2021 are as follows:  6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 7/24, 8/14 and 8/28. Be a BUYER or a SELLER!  It's your choice!  Either way, we would like to see you there!  The cost to reserve a table is $15 for one or $25 for two. Tables must be reserved, in advance, by contacting Diana, after 5:00pm, at 410-231-1775.  Come to find your Yard Sale ‘treasures’. Social Distancing will be practiced by having everyone to stay 6 feet apart.  Face covering/mask is a requirement for all in attendance.

July 2nd Events

The Seventh District Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary is having a benefit raffle of a Blackstone Grill. It is a range top combo with a Griddle, Two-Burner Stovetop and Fryer. A basket full of cookout essentials is included. Tickets are $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00. Drawing will be on July 2, 2021. Contact any member of the Auxiliary to purchase tickets or call Barbara Sue Nelson at 301-769-2654. Thanks for the support of our fundraiser.

 

 

The American Red Cross will have a community blood drive at Gospel Tabernacle of Prayer at 24516 Budds Creek Road in Clements on Friday July 2nd from 1-6 pm. All donors will receive a $10 Amazon gift card via email. Donors who identify as black or African American will receive a Sickle Cell Trait Test. All blood donors will receive covid19 antibody testing as well. To schedule, contact 1-800-REDCROSS or go to www.redcrossblood.org. Schedule your blood donation appointment today. 

July 9th Events

Enjoy jazz, seafood and stunning waterside views and a variety of activities for jazz enthusiasts in both Town of Leonardtown and St. Clement's Island Museum, here in beautiful St. Mary's County! This award-winning weekend includes a free Friday (July 9, 2021) performance in Leonardtown and Sunday (July 11, 2021) jazz brunches and activities in downtown Historic Leonardtown in addition to the Saturday (July 10, 2021) "Main Event" at St. Clement's Island Museum. Info: https://fb.me/e/46weV9sOv

July 10th Events

Yard Sales sponsored by the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department's Auxiliary, from 8:00am to 12 noon at the NBVFD on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, beginning on April 10th   and April 24th, May 8th and May 22nd. The remaining yard sale dates for 2021 are as follows:  6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 7/24, 8/14 and 8/28. Be a BUYER or a SELLER!  It's your choice!  Either way, we would like to see you there!  The cost to reserve a table is $15 for one or $25 for two. Tables must be reserved, in advance, by contacting Diana, after 5:00pm, at 410-231-1775.  Come to find your Yard Sale ‘treasures’. Social Distancing will be practiced by having everyone to stay 6 feet apart.  Face covering/mask is a requirement for all in attendance.

 

Enjoy jazz, seafood and stunning waterside views and a variety of activities for jazz enthusiasts in both Town of Leonardtown and St. Clement's Island Museum, here in beautiful St. Mary's County! This award-winning weekend includes a free Friday (July 9, 2021) performance in Leonardtown and Sunday (July 11, 2021) jazz brunches and activities in downtown Historic Leonardtown in addition to the Saturday (July 10, 2021) "Main Event" at St. Clement's Island Museum. Info: https://fb.me/e/46weV9sOv

 

 

The Calvert Elks Lodge will have Community Yard sales and Bake Sales the 2nd Saturday each month starting this through September.  1015 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick from 8:00am to 1:00pm. Tables are still available for all events. Email ElksYardSale2620@gmail.com for more information. Calvert Elks Lodge #2620 'Serving friends and neighbors in Southern MD'

July 11th Events

Enjoy jazz, seafood and stunning waterside views and a variety of activities for jazz enthusiasts in both Town of Leonardtown and St. Clement's Island Museum, here in beautiful St. Mary's County! This award-winning weekend includes a free Friday (July 9, 2021) performance in Leonardtown and Sunday (July 11, 2021) jazz brunches and activities in downtown Historic Leonardtown in addition to the Saturday (July 10, 2021) "Main Event" at St. Clement's Island Museum. Info: https://fb.me/e/46weV9sOv

July 24th Events

Yard Sales sponsored by the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department's Auxiliary, from 8:00am to 12 noon at the NBVFD on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, beginning on April 10th   and April 24th, May 8th and May 22nd. The remaining yard sale dates for 2021 are as follows:  6/12, 6/26, 7/10, 7/24, 8/14 and 8/28. Be a BUYER or a SELLER!  It's your choice!  Either way, we would like to see you there!  The cost to reserve a table is $15 for one or $25 for two. Tables must be reserved, in advance, by contacting Diana, after 5:00pm, at 410-231-1775.  Come to find your Yard Sale ‘treasures’. Social Distancing will be practiced by having everyone to stay 6 feet apart.  Face covering/mask is a requirement for all in attendance.

August 14th Events

The Calvert Elks Lodge will have Community Yard sales and Bake Sales the 2nd Saturday each month starting this through September.  1015 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick from 8:00am to 1:00pm. Tables are still available for all events. Email ElksYardSale2620@gmail.com for more information. Calvert Elks Lodge #2620 'Serving friends and neighbors in Southern MD'

August 15th Events

The Optimist Club of Mechanicsville will have a golf tournament is scheduled for Friday September 3rd at Chesapeake Hills Golf Course In Lusby Md.  Registration on the day of the event starts at 7am and T-Off at 9 am. For more information contact Ann at 301-904-7135 and leave a message. Deadline to register is August 15th. 

 

 

September 3rd Events

The Optimist Club of Mechanicsville will have a golf tournament is scheduled for Friday September 3rd at Chesapeake Hills Golf Course In Lusby Md. Registration on the day of the event starts at 7am and T-Off at 9 am. For more information contact Ann at 301-904-7135 and leave a message. Deadline to register is August 15th. 

September 17th Events

The American Red Cross will have a community blood drive at Gospel Tabernacle of Prayer at 24516 Budds Creek Road in Clements on Friday September 17th from 1-6 pm. All donors will receive a $10 Amazon gift card via email. Donors who identify as black or African american will receive a Sickle Cell Trait Test. All blood donors will receive covid19 antibody testing as well. To schedule, contact 1-800-REDCROSS or go to www.redcrossblood.org. Schedule your blood donation appointment today. 

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