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Prince George's County community calendar, Sept. 9-16, 2010

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Thursday, September 9, 2010; 10:34 AM

Thursday, Sept. 9

HISTORICAL SOCIETY FUNDRAISER REGISTRATION DEADLINE, register by today for the Sept. 19 reception and fundraising event sponsored by the Prince George's County Historical Society. Event will be at Locust Grove, 3005 Enterprise Rd., Mitchellville. $50, reservations required. 301-952-8539.

HOSPICE WORKSHOP AND BINGO, for age 60 and older, play bingo and learn about hospice care. 10-11 a.m., Camp Springs Senior Center, 6420 Allentown Rd. Free. 301-449-0490.

CHILDREN'S AVIATION CLUB, for ages 2-5 accompanied by an adult, Peter Pan Club activities include flying stories, museum tours, crafts and games. 10:30 a.m.-noon, College Park Aviation Museum, 1985 Cpl. Frank Scott Dr. $4; seniors, $3; children, $2. 301-864-6029 or http://www.collegeparkaviationmuseum.com.

ARCHIVES DATABASE GENEALOGICAL WORKSHOP, archives specialist Daniel Law discusses electronic records and how to use Access to Archival Databases. 11 a.m., National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Rd., College Park. Free, photo ID required. 202-357-5000.

BOWIE "TIMEOUT" FOR SENIORS, a relaxation-technique workshop, with chamomile tea served. 6 p.m., Bowie Senior Center, 14900 Health Center Dr. Free, registration required.

Friday, Sept. 10

COLLEGE PARK NEEDLE ARTS SOCIETY MEETING, work on quilting, knitting, embroidery and counted cross-stitch projects. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Fridays, Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd., College Park. Free. 301-277-9630 or cpneedlearts@earthlink.net.

"NATURE HIDE AND SEEK," for ages 5-7, an interactive exploration of how animals adapt to the wild. 2:30-4 p.m., National Wildlife Visitor Center, Powder Mill Road (between Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Route 197), Laurel. Free, donations welcome. Registration required. 301-497-5887.

BELGIAN BREWS, for age 21 and older, brewmaster Mike Roy discusses the beers of Belgium and the American approach; with tastings. 6 p.m., Riversdale House Museum, 4811 Riverdale Rd., Riverdale Park. $20, nonresidents of Prince George's and Montgomery counties, $24. Registration required. 301-864-0420.

THEATER: "SERVANTS OF NO MASTERY," a comedy-improv song-and-dance performance. 7:30 p.m., Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd., College Park. Free, reservations required. 301-927-3013.

LAUREL JAZZ DUET, singer Esther Williams and Davey Yarborough on flute and saxophone. 8 p.m., Montpelier Arts Center, 9652 Muirkirk Rd., Laurel. $20. 301-377-7800 or 410-792-0664.

Saturday, Sept. 11

LAUREL BIRD WALK, for age 14 and older, a guided hike through the refuge; take binoculars and field guides. 7:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday and Sept. 18, National Wildlife Visitor Center, Powder Mill Road (between Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Route 197), Laurel. Free, reservations required. 301-497-5887.

LAUREL "WEED WARRIORS" PROGRAM, for age 13 and older, take gloves, hand tools and water and help rangers remove nonnative plants that threaten the wildlife habitat. 9 a.m.-noon, National Wildlife Visitor Center, Powder Mill Road (between Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Route 197), Laurel. Free, donations welcome. Registration required. 301-497-5887.


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