Future Workforce Shortage

To Be Discussed at Forum

Prince George's Community College will hold a forum for politicians, business people and community members to discuss a predicted shortage of workers in the years ahead. The event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Greenbelt Marriott. Scheduled speakers include County Executive Jack B. Johnson (D), Maryland State Secretary of Business and Economic Development Aris Melissaratos, and several workforce development experts. The cost is $200 if paid today and $225 at the door. The hotel is at 6400 Ivy Lane, Greenbelt. For more information, call 301-322-0417.

Volunteer Medical Corps

Information Session Set

The Prince George's County Health Department will conduct an orientation session for its Medical Reserve Corps from 10 a.m. to noon June 21. Volunteers interested in helping in the event of a widespread emergency are urged to attend, including physicians, nurses pharmacists and other medical workers, as well as people without medical experience. The session will be held at 1701 McCormick Dr., Largo. For more information, call 301-883-7851.

Elected Officials to Speak

About Domestic Violence

Maryland State Sen. Gwendolyn T. Britt (D-Prince George's), Prince George's County Sheriff Michael Jackson and Prince George's County State's Attorney Glenn F. Ivey are scheduled to speak at a domestic violence panel discussion from 8:30 to 11 a.m. June 17 at the Marlborough Golf Club. The program, hosted by the Women's Action Coalition of Prince George's County, will look at steps to break the cycle of domestic violence, and will include breakfast and a silent auction to benefit the Family Crisis Center of Prince George's County. The club is at 4750 John Rodgers Blvd., Upper Marlboro. The cost is $15. For more information, call 301-262-3410.

-- Compiled by ARUNA JAIN