Southern Maryland community calendar, Dec. 16-Dec. 23, 2010
Thursday, Dec. 16
Job counseling, 30-minute sessions with mediator and job coordinator Sandra Holler. 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Calvert Library Prince Frederick branch, 850 Costley Way. Free. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.
Diabetes self-management program, offered by the Charles County Department of Health and Nanjemoy Health Services. 11 a.m.-noon, Nanjemoy Community Center, 4375 Port Tobacco Rd. Free. 301-609-6933.
Blood pressure screening, 11 a.m.-noon, Calvert Pines Senior Center, 450 W. Dares Beach Rd., Prince Frederick. Free. 410-535-4606.
Insurance information, Maryland Insurance Administration representatives will be on-site. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Charles County Public Library, La Plata branch, 2 Garrett Ave. Free. 410-468-2007 or www.mdinsurance.state.md.us.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association holiday luncheon, take a gift for a door-prize exchange and a nonperishable donation for Chesapeake Cares Food Pantry. Noon, Adam's The Place for Ribs, Solomons Island Road, Prince Frederick. 410-535-4576.
Cancer support group, 1:30-3 p.m., Calvert Memorial Hospital, 100 Hospital Dr., Prince Frederick. Free. 410-414-4730 or 301-855-1012, Ext. 4730.
Book discussion, "I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This: And Other Things That Strike Me as Funny," by Bob Newhart. 2-3 p.m., Calvert Library Southern branch, 20 Appeal Lane, Lusby. Free. 410-326-5289.
"Yes, You Can Use A Computer" job search workshop, instruction in basic rum formatting. 2-3 p.m., Calvert Library Fairview branch, Route 4 and Chaneyville Road, Owings. Free. 410-257-2101.
"Garden in Lights," a quarter-mile walk-through light show; with holiday displays and programs at the Arts Building, and hot drinks and music at the cafe. 6-9 p.m., Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, Annmarie Garden, 13480 Dowell Rd., Solomons. $5; 4 and younger, free. www.annmariegarden.org.
Alzheimer's caregivers support group, offered by Chesapeake-Potomac Home Health Agency. 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. Mary's Hospital, 25500 Point Lookout Rd., Leonardtown. Free. 800-656-4343 or 240-925-7263.
Dinner with Santa, for all ages, hosted by Calvert County Parks and Recreation. 6:30 p.m., Northeast Community Center, 4075 Gordon Stinnett Ave., Chesapeake Beach. $5. 410-257-2554.
Book discussion, "Little Women," by Louisa May Alcott. 7 p.m., Leonardtown Library, 23250 Hollywood Rd. Free. 301-475-2846.