Thursday 2

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 N. 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.

Saturday 4

INDOOR FLEA MARKET, and yard sale. 8 a.m.-noon. Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal Lane, Lusby. Tables, $8; space, $5. 410-586-1101.

USED-BOOK STORE, operated by the Citizens for the Charles County Public Library to benefit library branches. Book donations welcome; volunteers needed. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. La Plata library, 2 Garrett Ave., La Plata. 301-934-9001.

BOXED CHICKEN MEAL, includes a half-chicken, corn bread, coleslaw, potato salad and beverage. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. St. Paul United Methodist Church, Cove Point and H.G. Trueman roads, Lusby. $7. 410-326-4775.

STEAK NIGHT, sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 10081. Menu includes New York strip steak, baked potato, green beans, salad, dessert, coffee and tea. 5-8 p.m. VFW Post 10081, Route 301, Bel Alton. $12. 301-934-8271.

OPEN SKATE NIGHT, roller skate 5-7 p.m. every Saturday through mid-December, Leonard Hall Recreation Center, 23145 Leonard Hall Dr., Leonardtown. $3 plus $2.50 skate rental. 301-475-1400, Ext. 1800.

REUSE BARN, typical items include desks and other furniture, household items, toys, games, books, old records and collectibles. A cooperative effort of the Southern Maryland Chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America and the Charles County Board of Commissioners to keep usable items out of the landfill. Proceeds are reinvested in the community. Donations of items welcome. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, weather permitting, 3810 Renner Rd., Waldorf. 301-645-5349 or 301-645-9451.

Monday 6

YOGA CLASSES, Calvert County Parks and Recreation-sponsored programs include "Mommy & Me Yoga," "Gentle Yoga," "Beginner's Yoga" and "Prenatal Yoga." Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal Lane, Lusby. Times and prices vary. 410-586-1101.

Tuesday 7

HIP-HOP CLASSES, offered for youth and adults. Calvert County Parks and Recreation- sponsored program. Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal Lane, Lusby. $37. Advance registration required. 410-586-1101.

* 5:15-6:15 p.m. For ages 11-15.

* 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Adult class.

ADOPTION INFORMATION AND SUPPORT MEETING, for prospective parents and adoptive families. 7-9 p.m. Dunkirk Firehouse, 3070 W. Ward Rd., Dunkirk. 410-286-8440.

SOUTHERN MARYLAND GREENS, the local chapter of the Maryland Green Party meets monthly at the homes of members to discuss party strategies. Vegetarian potluck dinner, 6:30 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m. Call for this month's location. 301-862-3517.

CALVERT YOUNG DEMOCRATS, meet-and-greet. Common Grounds Coffee Shop, Chapline Shopping Center, Route 4 south, Prince Frederick. 301-367-1901.

Wednesday 8

FARMERS MARKET, fresh produce, flowers and handcrafted items. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesdays through mid-November. Charles County Courthouse rear parking lot, La Plata. 301-934-8421.

VanGO MEETING, to discuss potential changes to the Nanjemoy VanGO service areas. 10 a.m. Nanjemoy Community Center, 4375 Port Tobacco Rd., Nanjemoy. 301-934-9305, 301-870-3388, Ext. 5110/5111, Maryland Relay Service-711, or TDD-800-735-2258.

DROP-IN GRIEF SUPPORT, a program of Calvert Hospice. Bring a lunch. Noon-1 p.m., Olivet United Methodist Church, 13570 Olivet Rd., Lusby. Free. 301-855-1226 or 410-535-0892.

FRIENDS OF CALVERT LIBRARY, monthly meeting. 6 p.m. Calvert Library, 30 Duke St., Prince Frederick. 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862.

ST. MARY'S ANIMAL WELFARE LEAGUE, monthly meeting. 7 p.m. SMECO Building, Leonardtown. 301-872-5376 or 301-373-5001.

ADULT CO-ED VOLLEYBALL, open team play for all skill levels. 7-10 p.m., St. John Vianney Catholic Church Family Life Center, Vianney Lane and Main Street, Prince Frederick. 410-414-9099 or

SOUTHERN MARYLAND AUDUBON SOCIETY, monthly meeting features Arlene Ripley discussing her photographic journey to India. 7:30 p.m. Battle Creek Cypress Nature Center, 2880 Grays Rd., Prince Frederick. Free. 301-862-9631.

Thursday 9

ANTIQUE ROAD SHOW, St. Mary's American Antique Arts Association hosts Peter Himmelheber with a talk on old country roads. Refreshments, 9:30 a.m.; talk and meeting, 10 a.m. Open to the public. Wildewood Retirement Village, Community Room, Wildewood Parkway, California. Free. 301-994-0379 or 301-475-5999.

-- Compiled by SUSAN BARTON

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