Southern Maryland community calendar,March 14-21

March 13, 2013
Thursday, March 14

Rescue squad recruitment drive, for people interested in becoming a volunteer first responder. 6:30-
8:30 p.m., Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department, Station 29, Flora Corner Road. 301-475-4200, Ext. 2114, or emergencyservices@stmarysmd.com.

Charles County Archaeological Society meeting, 7 p.m., La Plata Police Department, 101 La Grange Ave., La Plata. Free. 240-682-1718, 301-375-9489 or www.charlescoasm.org.

FRIDAY, March 15

Lenten fish fry, hosted by Sons of Squadron 82. 5-8 p.m. American Legion Post 82, 6330 N. Crain Hwy., La Plata. $9. 301-934-8221.

Meatload dinner, hosted by the Legion auxiliary. 5:30-7 p.m. American Legion Post 206, Route 260, Chesapeake Beach. $10. 301-855-6466 or www.alpost206.org.

SATURDAY, MARCH 16

Book sale, hosted by Friends of St. Mary’s County Library. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and noon-3 p.m. Sunday. County Fairgrounds, 42455 Leonardtown Rd., Leonardtown. 301-475-2846, www.stmalib.org.

Swing and ballroom dance, lessons, 7-8 p.m.; dance, 8-11 p.m. Little Flower School, Route 5, Great Mills. $8; couples, $15; seniors and students, $5. 301-994-0404.

“Shamrock Shenanigans: The Sequel,” hosted by Chesapeake Choral Arts Society. 7:30 p.m. College of Southern Maryland, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. $15; age 60 and older, military and youth, $12. 301-642-
0594 or www.chesapeakechoral.com.

SUNDAY, MARCH 17

Paintball fundraiser, a benefit for the March of Dimes. Also, miniature golf. Southern Maryland Paintball, 11272 Edge Hill Rd., Newburg. 301-861-6305.

St. Patrick’s Day dinner, hosted by the American Legion auxiliary. Noon-
5 p.m. 6330 Crain Hwy., La Plata.$10. Desserts and carry-outs available. 301-934-8221.

“Shamrock Shenanigans: The Sequel,” hosted by the Chesapeake Choral Arts Society. 3:30 p.m. College of Southern Maryland, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. $15; age 60 and older, military and youth, $12. 301-642-0594 or www.chesapeakechoral.com.

Monday, March 18

Monday morning movies, 10-11 a.m., Calvert Library Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. Free. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.

Historic house tours, Point Farm, with stories about the 1933 house and gardens. 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, 10513 Mackall Rd., St. Leonard. Free. 410-586-8501 or www.jefpat.org.

TUESDAY, MARCH 19

Mobile career center, job counseling and résumé help, hosted by Southern Maryland JobSource. 1-4 p.m. Leonardtown Library, 23250 Hollywood Rd. Free. 301-880-2810

WEDNESDAY, March 20

Job seekers workshop, librarians will assist with résumés, online searches and applications. Noon-
2 p.m. Lexington Park Library, 21677 FDR Blvd. Free. 301-863-8188 or www.stmalib.org.

March of Dimes fundraiser meals, sponsored by Sigma Gamma Rho sorority. 5-7 p.m. Chick-fil-A, La Plata Shopping Center, 107 Drury Dr. (Route 301) . 301-934-3822

Public forum, hosted by the Southern Maryland Tri-County Community Action Committee. 6-8 p.m. Brawners Estates Community Center, 6655 Weaver St., Indian Head. 301-274-4474, Ext. 219.

Coupon workshop, with Kimberly Hoctor. 6:30 p.m. Lexington Park Library, 21677 FDR Blvd. Free; registration required. 301-863-8188 or www.stmalib.org.

Tweens’ cake pop contest, cake, icing and decorations supplied. 7-8:30 p.m. Calvert Library Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. Free. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-
1862, www.calvert.lib.md.us.

THURSDAY, MARCH 21

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meeting, for Calvert County Chapter 1466. 1 p.m. Calvert Pines Senior Center, 450 W. Dares Beach Rd., Prince Frederick. Free. 410-586-1441 or NARFE1466@gmail.com.

Community meeting, hosted by the St. Mary’s County Sheriff's Office Citizens Advisory Board. 6 p.m. St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Annex Building, 18952 E. Fishers Rd., St. Mary’s City. Free. 301-475-4200.

“Valuing Your Books,” a presentation by Liz Pouty and Richard Due, owners of Second Looks Books. Take one or two old books for examination. 7 p.m. Fairview Library, 8210 Southern Maryland Blvd., Owings. Free. 410-257-2101.

Book discussion,The Pearl,” by John Steinbeck. 7 p.m. Leonardtown Library, 23250 Hollywood Rd. Free. 301-475-2846 or www.stmalib.org.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith

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Mail: Community Calendar,
Southern Maryland Local Living,
The Washington Post, 3 Church Cir., Annapolis, Md. 21401.

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