Southern Maryland volunteer opportunities

May 1

Spring Dell Center needs volunteers to assist developmentally disabled people at lunch. Debbie, 301-870-3758 or 301-932-1601.

Charles County Meals on Wheels is looking for volunteers to help deliver meals to homebound seniors. Call 301-392-6325.

Historic Sotterley Plantation, 1703 a National Historic Landmark on the Patuxent River, seeks volunteers to work as history interpreters, to help with special events, to work in the museum shop, to assists the office staff and to help maintain and improve the historic gardens. Contact Kim Tune, 301-373-2280, or e-mail coordinator@sotterley.org.

Charles County commissioners seek Charles residents to fill vacancies on boards, committees and commissions. Applications and a detailed list available are at www.charlescountymd.gov, or contact 301-645-0691 or desotoC@charlescounty.org.

Charles County Project Linus needs volunteers to make blankets for sick, injured and traumatized children. Blankets may be crocheted, knitted or quilted from fleece, flannel or cotton. Mary, 301-743-2114, or charlescounty.md@projectlinus.org.

Historic St. Mary’s City needs volunteers to help with the gardens, maintain and a tall ship, greet visitors and help with special events. 240-895-4972 or volunteer@stmarycity.org.

Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum needs volunteers for its Family Discovery Room, museum shop, education programs, the Louis L. Goldstein Gallery and garden restoration. Volunteers can also work with archaeologists and conservators at the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory. Jean Campbell, 410-586-8501.

St. Clement’s Island-Potomac River Museum at Coltons Point needs volunteers to assist with student and group tours, weekend visitors, special events and the museum store. 301-769-2222 or www.stmarysmd.com/recreate/museums.

Mattawoman Creek Art Center is seeking volunteers. Visit the center at Smallwood State Park 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays through Sundays, or call 301-743-5159.

Calvert County fire/rescue and emergency medical service stations need volunteers. Kim Jones, 410-535-1600, Ext. 2668, or 443-532-5315.

Division of Rehabilitation Services seeks volunteers for clerical and telephone duties in the Waldorf office. Call 301-645-8882 or waldorf@dors.state.md.us .

Calvert Hospice needs volunteers. Call 410-535-0892 or go to www.calverthospice.org .

Patuxent River Naval Air Museum needs volunteers as docents, administration, research and maintenance of aircraft and artifacts. Call 301-863-7418 or go to www.paxmuseum.com .

Patuxent Habitat needs cashiers and customer service volunteers at its ReStore in Lexington Park. The ReStore receives new and used furniture, appliances and building materials that are sold to build affordable housing in Calvert and St. Mary’s counties. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. 301-737-6273.

St. Mary’s County Board of Commissioners is seeking residents to serve on boards, committees and commissions. Applications are available at www.co.saintmarys.md.us/voluntr/ or by calling 301-475-4200, Ext. 1700.

FLOW Mentoring in St. Mary’s County schools needs volunteers to mentor children in local elementary schools. 301-475-0242, Ext. 148, www.smcps.org/ccr/mentor

Calvert County Historical Society needs volunteers to develop, plan and prepare exhibits for Linden House, at 70 Church St., Prince Frederick. Library and archival support is also needed. 410-535-2452.

Hollywood Volunteer Rescue Squad needs volunteers for patient care, to drive an ambulance or join the auxiliary. Training is provided. Olivia Lenahan, 301-373-3131.

Newtowne Players at Three Notch Theatre need volunteers to help with daily operations and main-stage productions. Linda, 301-997-0853.

St. Mary’s County Health Department needs volunteers to scan records. Volunteers are also needed to take residents to doctors’ appointments. Cindy Spalding, 301-475-4328.

Crisis Intervention Center of Calvert County needs volunteers for the Domestic Violence Assistance Program, Sexual Assault Victim Service and court advocacy. Corrita Myers, 410-535-5400, Ext 398 ,or corrita.myers@maryland.gov.

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