Southern Maryland volunteer opportunities
Calvert County Board of Commissioners is seeking residents for committees. Applications can be picked up at the commissioners' office at 175 Main St., Room 205, Prince Frederick; any public library; by calling 410-535-1600, Ext. 2214; or at www.co.cal.md.us/references/getinvolved.
American Red Cross needs volunteers to answer phones and perform light typing and basic computer tasks in the Southern Maryland offices. 888-276-2767.
Historic Sotterly Plantation needs volunteers for their 2010 Riverside Wine Fest, Oct. 2 and Oct. 3 and Ghosts of Sotterley Tours, Oct. 14, 15 and 16. Call Regina Brown, 301-272-2280 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southern Maryland Chapter of the American Red Cross needs volunteers for disaster services and health, safety, administrative and special events. Bob Gretton, 888-276-2767 or email@example.com.
Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services needs volunteers to help with clerical and telephone duties at its offices in Prince Frederick and Waldorf. The division supports adults with disabilities seeking employment. Prince Frederick, 443-550-6880; Waldorf, 301-645-8882.
Health Partners Free Clinic in Waldorf needs volunteer dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, physicians and receptionists. Malpractice insurance provided. Retired providers welcome. 301-645-3556 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southern Maryland Pets-on-Wheels needs volunteers and their pets to visit residents in nursing-care and assisted-living facilities. Volunteers receive orientation and mentoring. 301-392-0155 or www.ccpetsonwheels.com.
Calvert County senior centers need volunteers to teach arts and crafts. Ideas for classes are welcome. Keri Lipperini at 410-535-4606 or 301-855-1170.
St. Mary's County Board of Commissioners is seeking residents to serve on boards, committees and commissions. Applications are available at the third-floor public information office in the Potomac Building, at www.co.saint-marys.md.us/voluntr, by calling 301-475-4200, Ext. 1341, or faxing 301-475-8491.
Girl Scouts of America need volunteers for a variety of positions. 800-834-1702, 301-638-5373 or email@example.com.
Calvert Marine Museum is seeking volunteers to help in every area of the museum. Sherry Reid at 410-326-2042, Ext. 19, or www.co.saint-marys.md.us/voluntr.
Calvert Animal Welfare League needs volunteers 18 and older to help with dogs and cats mornings and evenings at the adoption center. Training is provided. The center is at 1040 Theater Dr., Prince Frederick. 410-535-9300 or www.cawl.us.