Southern Maryland community calendar,May 2-9, 2013

Thursday, May 2

Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory tour, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Thursdays through May 30, Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, 10515 Mackall Rd., St. Leonard. 410-586-8501 or jppm@mdp.state.md.us. Free.

Résumé and cover letter workshop, take a copy of your résumé for editing. 1-3 p.m., Calvert Library Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. Free; registration required. Call 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.

Solomons farmers market, fruits and vegetables, bedding plants, local seafood, baked goods and cut flowers. WIC and senior farmers market nutrition program vouchers accepted. 4-8 p.m. Solomons Island Road and Solomons Riverwalk. 410-535-4583, www.ecalvert.com or info@ecalvert.com.

Great Mills community meeting, hosted by the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office’s Citizens Advisory Board. 6 p.m., Greenview Knolls Elementary School, 45711 Military Lane. 301-863-4095.

K-3 reading program, “Kids Just Want to Have Fun.” 2-3 p.m., Calvert Library Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.

Friday, May 3

Open studio, take your materials and a lunch to share ideas and critiques. 11 a.m.-3 p.m., through May 24, Mattawoman Creek Art Center, Smallwood State Park, Route 224, Marbury. 301-743-5159. Free.

North Beach farmers market, fruits and vegetables, bedding plants, local seafood, baked goods and cut flowers. WIC and senior farmers market nutrition program vouchers accepted. 6-9 p.m., North Beach Boardwalk, Bay Avenue and Fifth Street. 410-535-4583, www.ecalvert.com or info@ecalvert.com.

Saturday, May 4

Barstow farmers market, fruits and vegetables, bedding plants, local seafood, baked goods and cut flowers. WIC and senior farmers market nutrition program vouchers accepted. 7:30 a.m.-noon, Calvert County Fairgrounds, 140 Calvert Fair Dr. 410-535-4583, www.ecalvert.com or info@ecalvert.com.

Plant and yard sale, rain or shine. 8 a.m.-noon, Grace Lutheran Church, 1200 Charles St., La Plata. 301-934-2429 or www.laplatagardenclub.org.

Yard sale, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church, 15769 Livingston Rd., Accokeek. 301-396-4617.

Yard sale, rain or shine. Hot dog lunch. 11 a.m. 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 1250 Emmanuel Church Rd., Huntingtown. 410-535-3177 or www.eumchuntingtown.com.

Canoe guide training, 8:30 a.m.-
12:30 p.m., American Chestnut Land Trust, Scientists' Cliffs Road, Port Republic. 410-414-3400.

Porch party, craft vendors and artist George McWilliams. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Craft Guild Shop, 26005 Pt. Lookout Rd., Leonardtown. 301-997-1644. Free.

“Pride in the Park” parade, to honor Patuxent River Naval Air Station’s 70th anniversary. 10 a.m., Bay District Volunteer Fire Department, Company 3, 46900 S, Shangri-La Dr., Lexington Park. 301-863-7700 or robin.finnacom@stmarysmd.com.

“A Salute to American Composers,” a spring concert by the Encore Chorale of Southern Maryland. 2 p.m., Middleham and St. Peter’s Episcopal Parish, 10210 H.G. Trueman Rd., Lusby. 410-394-3174 or rstaley414@aol.com. Free.

Skate Night, for all ages. Leonardtown Recreation Center, 23145 Leonard Hall Dr. 301-475-4200, Ext. 1800, or www.co.saint-marys.md.us. $5; skate rental, $2.50.

Sunday, May 5

“March for Babies,” to benefit the March of Dimes. 9 a.m., Regency Furniture Stadium, 11765 St. Linus Dr., Waldorf. 301-638-9788.

Parish dinner and festival, includes food, a raffle, a baked-goods table, bingo and a children’s game room. Proceeds benefit the hall building fund. Noon-5 p.m., Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 28297 Old Village Ave., Mechanicsville. 301-884-3123.

One-room schoolhouse tours, for children in grades one through seven. 2-4 p.m., through May 26, Christ Church, 3100 Broomes Island Rd., Port Republic. 410-586-1418 or www.calvertoneroomschool.org. Free.

“Peace to You” concert, a performance by the Chesapeake Community Chorus. Featured song, “Steal Away,” arranged by John Leavitt. Donations will support the Burnett-Calvert Hospice House. 5 p.m., Huntingtown United Methodist Church, 4020 Hunting Creek Rd., Huntingtown. 301-855-7477 or lbrown9601@verizon.net.

Monday, May 6

“Read. Learn. Grow,” reading activities for children and parents. 10:30 a.m., Lexington Park Library, 21677 FDR Blvd., Lexington Park. 301-863-8188 or www.stmalib.org. Free.

Job workshop, librarians will assist in compiling résumés and searching for and submitting applications online. 2-4 p.m., Leonardtown Library, 23250 Hollywood Rd. 301-475-2846 or www.stmalib.org. Free.

Women’s golf clinic, learn basic skills, course etiquette and rules. 5-6:30 p.m., White Plains Golf Course, St. Charles Parkway and De Mar Rd, White Plains. 301-843-2947. $75.

Book discussion,Rules of Civility,” by Amor Towles. Copies are available at the library. 7 p.m., Charlotte Hall Library, 37600 New Market Rd. 301-884-2211 or www.stmalib.org.

Book discussion,The Lifeboat,” by Charlotte Rogan. 7-8:30 p.m., Calvert Library Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.

K-3 reading program, “Kids Just Want to Have Fun.” 6:30-7:30 p.m., Calvert Library Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.

Historic house tours, guided walks around Point Farm’s house and gardens. 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, 10513 Mackall Rd., St. Leonard. 410-586-8501 or www.jefpat.org. Free.

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

Tuesday, May 7

Charles County Antique Arts Association meeting, take your Fenton glass for discussion and display. 9:30 a.m., Charles County Department of Social Services, 200 Kent Ave., La Plata. 301-934-2146. Free.

Prince Frederick farmers market, fruits and vegetables, bedding plants, local seafood, baked goods and cut flowers. WIC and senior farmers market nutrition program vouchers accepted. 3-7 p.m., Calvert Memorial Hospital, 100 Hospital Dr., Prince Frederick. 410-535-4583, www.ecalvert.com or info@ecalvert.com.

Introduction to digital photo editing, for adults. Learn the basics of uploading photos, cropping, rotating and resizing. 5:30-
7:30 p.m., Lexington Park Library, 21677 FDR Blvd. 301-863-8188 or www.stmalib.org. Free; registration required.

Thursday, May 9

“Calvert Conversations,” local-history discussion. 10-11 a.m., Calvert Library Twin Beaches branch, 3819 Harbor Rd., Chesapeake Beach. 410-257-2411.

K-3 reading program, “Kids Just Want to Have Fun.” 2-3 p.m., Calvert Library — Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith

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