13th Annual Southern Maryland Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer
Location: St. Mary's College of Maryland, Campus Center, 18952 E. Fisher Road, St. Mary's City
Start Time: 6:30 AM
End Time: 3:30 PM (09:00 Duration)
Posted By: Michael Bruckler
Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during the 13th Annual Southern Maryland Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 16, at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. The breakfast will begin at 6:30 a.m. and costs $10 payable at the door. The program will begin at 8 a.m. at no cost, featuring a keynote address by David Kendall. Following the program, beginning at 10 a.m. the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Nu Zeta Omega Chapter will host an MLK Day of Service, providing training, services and activities for students of all ages and adults. The breakfast and program will be held in the J. Frank Raley Great Room, Campus Center (18952 E. Fisher Road). The Day of Service will be held within Anne Arundel Hall (47407 Old State House Road). For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (240) 895-4310.
David Kendall has been a partner at Williams & Connolly LLP since 1981 and has worked on a variety of civil and criminal cases. He has litigated in front of seven state supreme courts, and the Supreme Court of the United States. Among his clients are the Baltimore Orioles, who sought the naming rights to Camden Yards in 2001, and former C.I.A. director David Patraeus. His most famous clients are the Clintons, both Bill and Hillary. He has also protected first amendment rights and given copyright advice for multiple companies including The Washington Post, Newsweek, National Review, the Motion Picture Association of America, and Discovery Communications. Kendall is also on the board of directors for the NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. and serves as an adjunct professor at Columbia Law School.
The MLK Day of Service, 10 a.m.—3 p.m., will include a variety of sessions covering topics such as college selection and financial aid with a panel featuring St. Mary’s College, College of Southern Maryland, Morgan State University and Bowie State University; home ownership and financing; blood pressure screenings and mini-health presentations by experts; a tour of the environmental studies program at St. Mary’s College; and presentations focusing on global awareness.
The Day of Service will be the last day for the sorority’s backpack collection, canned food drive and seasonal wraps for the needy (e.g., coats, hats, and gloves.). Those interesting in providing a backpack, nonperishable food snacks for students (e.g., juice, 8 oz. water, dry cereal, fruit snacks, cheese crackers, and granola bars), school supplies (e.g., pens, pencil, loose-leaf paper, crayons, glue, and folders), and/or canned goods for families are welcome to bring them to St. Mary’s College, which serves as the final collection site.
The Annual Southern Maryland Martin Luther King, Jr., Prayer Breakfast draws community-wide attendance, including local government officials, religious leaders, and business persons. The event is sponsored by St. Mary's College of Maryland, St. Mary's County Human Relations Commission, St. Mary's County Public Schools, the College of Southern Maryland, and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Nu Zeta Omega Chapter.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Location: Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons, Maryland
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 5:00 PM (07:00 Duration)
Posted By: Somd Calendar
10 a.m.—5 p.m. In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. we will be discussing life in Calvert County during desegregation. Join us for African American highlight tours at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. FREE with museum admission. Ongoing throughout the day, visitors are invited to write down their own dreams and add them to the Martin Luther King, Jr. “I Have a Dream” board.
MLK Days—a celebration of Rev. Dr. King
Location: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 4:00 PM (05:00 Duration)
Posted By: jaimie jeffrey
Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, in Solomons, Maryland, celebrates the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with MLK Days, Saturday, January 14 through Monday, January 16, 11am to 4pm each day, with creative and uplifting art activities, including a community art project, What Do You Stand For?; Communal Coloring Tent; and a “found poetry” hands-on art project in the artLAB. Activities appropriate for all ages. Admission is free! For additional information please call 410-326-4640 or visit www.annmariegarden.org.
Zumba Gold-Toning at the Firehouse
Location: Dunkirk Fire Department, 3170 W Ward Rd, Dunkirk, MD 20754
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM (01:00 Duration)
Posted By: Bonnie Carpenter
FREE for all current/active first responders! This class is Zumba Gold Toning—a dance/fitness program specifically designed for the beginner that allows you to move at your own pace while working with light weights. No experience is necessary.
This class will be held on the ground floor through the rear parking lot.
Drop in fee is only $5, with greater discounts on multi-class passes.
For more info, email me at Zumbabonnie@comcast.net
Elks Holdem Bounty Tournament
Location: St. Marys County Elks Lodge
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 11:00 PM (04:00 Duration)
Posted By: james dean
No Limit Holdem Poker Tournament
$25 Buy in = 4,000 chips
$5 add-on = 1,000 chips and raffle drawing
Earn a BOUNTY chip worth $5 dollars for every person that you bust out of the tournament.
This tournament is part of our leaderboard challenge. Earn 1 point for every person knocked out before you.
Food and Beverage are available for purchase.
Cash games will start as soon as there are enough players that are interested.
Holdem : $1- $2 no limit
Omaha Hi/Lo : $.50—$1 no limit (starts at 4pm)
Please enter through the side of the building.
45779 Fire Department Lane
Lexington Park, MD 20653
301- 863- 7800
Questions: James Dean 240-577-0828
Printed from the So. Md. Online Community Calendar