Thursday 13

CLINTON WHITE HOUSE, to be discussed at meeting of the St. Mary's American Antique Arts Association with guest speaker Betty Currie, former secretary to President Bill Clinton and companion to the presidential cat Socks, who may make a guest appearance. Refreshments, 9:30 a.m.; meeting, 10 a.m., Wildewood Retirement Village Community Room, Wildewood Parkway, California. 301-475-5999 or 301-994-0379.

FOOTBALL TALK, with retired Washington Redskin linebacker Ken Harvey. 1-3 p.m., Mark's Telethon Electronics, Route 235, Esperanza Shopping Center, Lexington Park. 301-863-8466.

BASKET BINGO, hosted by the Lexington Park Lions Club with proceeds benefiting the local community. Children must be accompanied by an adult and have their own ticket. No smoking. Doors open, 6 p.m.; games start, 7 p.m. Leonardtown Firehouse, 22733 Lawrence Ave., Leonardtown. $15. 301-863-0106.

Friday 14

LA LECHE LEAGUE, of Calvert County, meets to offer breastfeeding information and mother-to-mother support. Topic: "Why Breastfeed?" 10 a.m. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Parish Hall, 25 Church St., Prince Frederick. 410-535-3762, 410-326-6803 or 410-586-8917.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING, for St. Mary's College of Maryland. 3 p.m. Jarrod Aldom '97 Lounge, Campus Center, 18952 E. Fisher Rd., St. Mary's City. Free and open to the public. 240-895-4208.

SPAGHETTI DINNER, all-you-can-eat and a bake sale to benefit Calvert National Little League. 4:30-8 p.m. St. Paul United Methodist Church, 11000 H.G. Trueman Rd., Lusby. Adults, $8; ages 3-12, $3.50; family maximum, $25. 410-326-4475.

Saturday 15

WHITE ELEPHANT SALE, sponsored by the Episcopal Church Women to celebrate Mayfest with a variety of items, including plants, books and baked goods. Breakfast and lunch available. 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Middleham and St. Peter's Parish, H.G. Trueman Rd., Lusby. No admission fee. 410-326-9202.

VILLAGE GREEN FLEA MARKET, bring your own tables and chairs and set up every Saturday through Oct. 30 (except May 29, July 3 and Sept. 4) for $7 per space, collected weekly. 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Indian Head Village Green Park, end of Route 210 just before the main gate for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head. Reservations not required. 301-743-5574 or 301-753-6633.

YARD SALE, to benefit the Children's Aid Society food pantry. Clothes, toys, housewares, books and more. 8 a.m.-noon. Children's Aid Society, 3000 Huntington Cir., Waldorf. 301-645-1561.

CPR FOR THE PROFESSIONAL RESCUER, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, including automated external defibrillator training, for professionals whose jobs include providing aid in an emergency. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. American Red Cross, County Services Plaza,150 Main St., Prince Frederick.

BASKETRY WORKSHOP, make a basket from natural plant materials. Adults and youth 10 and older. Noon-4 p.m. Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, 10515 Mackall Rd., St. Leonard. $10. Registration required. 410-586-8501.

Sunday 16

MARCH OF DIMES, WalkAmerica fundraiser in Calvert County to support the fight against premature birth. Registration, 8 a.m.; walk begins, 9 a.m. Solomons Boardwalk Gazebo, Solomons Island. To sign up or make donations, call 301-934-2235, 800-525-WALK or go to

SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE AND CELEBRATION OF LIFE WALK, sponsored by Compassionate Friends of Southern Maryland in memory of deceased children. Hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks furnished. Participants asked to bring a covered dish or dessert. 2-5 p.m. Gilbert Run Recreational Area, Dockside Pavilion, Route 6, Dentsville. 301-855-3068, 301-884-4360, 301-274-9597, 301-373-4775 or 301-884-5503.

Monday 17

AGRICULTURE MEETING, of the Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission. Refreshments served. 7:30 a.m. SMECO Conference Room, Burnt Store Road, Hughesville. Reservations requested. 301-870-2520 or 301-274-1922.

CAMERA CLUB MEETING, program on macro and close-ups by Fred Siskind at the Bowie-Crofton Camera Club. 7:30 p.m. All Saints Lutheran Church, Route 301 south and Mount Oak Road, Bowie. Free and open to the public. 301-464-4212 or

"GIFTS TO EMPOWER" SUPPLIES DRIVE, for basic art supplies, craft items, sports equipment, lawn games, furniture and other items to furnish a model apartment. Drive runs through May 23. Sponsored by Spring Dell Center and Volunteer Southern Maryland for apartment to be used by people with developmental disabilities. Donations can be dropped off 9 a.m.-7 p.m. at the College of Southern Maryland in La Plata, Campus Center, Room 110, 8730 Mitchell Rd., or at CSM's Leonardtown campus, B Building, 22950 Hollywood Rd. 301-934-7642 or

Tuesday 18

MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT SKILLS, a five-hour course over five, one-hour lunch periods in which employees learn to forecast program resource requirements and expenditures utilizing decision support technology. Noon-1 p.m. today, Thursday, May 27, June 1 and 3. College of Southern Maryland, Lexington Park Training Center, 21795-D1 Shangri-La Dr., Lexington Park. $80. 301-934-7835, 301-884-8131, Ext. 7835 or

CPR, AED AND FIRST AID TRAINING, cardiopulmonary resuscitation for adults, children and infants; automated external defibrillation for adults; and first aid training offered by the Southern Maryland Chapter of the American Red Cross. 5-9:30 p.m. today and Thursday. County Services Plaza, 150 Main St., Prince Frederick. $42 fee includes all materials. Reservations required. 410-535-5230.

SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING, for Charles County Public Schools. Topics will include the software program "Special Education Management System." 7 p.m. Board of Education, Radio Station Road, La Plata. 301-934-7373 or 301-843-9025.

Wednesday 19

LUNCH RESERVATION DEADLINE, 10 a.m. today for the May 21 meeting of the St. Mary's Chapter 969 of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees. Guest speaker will be Gene Carter, director of the St. Mary's County Office on Aging. Social hour, 11 a.m.; lunch, noon; meeting, 12:45 p.m. Olde Breton Inn, 21890 Society Hill Rd., Leonardtown. Lunch, $9. 301-994-0955 or 301-872-5205.

SPAGHETTI DINNER, menu includes bread, salad, soda and dessert. Evening also includes caricature drawings, comedy and karaoke. Sponsored by the Waldorf Junior Jaycees. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Waldorf Jaycee Community Center, 3090 Crain Hwy., Waldorf. Adults, $6; ages 12 and younger, $4. 301-645-4546 or 301-645-4110.

Thursday 20

CENTER FOR ABUSED PERSONS, is accepting new and used items for its September yard sale. No clothing. Proceeds help victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and child sexual assault. 301-645-9387.

BINGO, every Thursday, sponsored by American Legion Post 82 Auxiliary. Doors open, 6 p.m.; early-bird games, 7:15 p.m. Post 82, 6330 Crain Hwy., La Plata. One pack, $15; two packs, $23; three packs, $30; four packs, $36; early-bird, $1 per pack. Winner-take-all and jackpot, $1 per sheet. 301-638-4261.

-- Compiled by SUSAN BARTON

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