Calvert County Times October 05, 2017 - Page 17

Thursday, October 5, 2017 The Calvert County Times Young at Heart By Office of Aging Staff Holiday Closing Calvert Pines, North Beach, and Southern Pines Senior Centers will be closed Monday, October 9 for Co- lumbus Day. Meals on Wheels will not be delivered. Legal Aid At torney services will be avail- able at Southern Pines Senior Center, Thursday, October 12, 1 – 3 p.m. to assist with SSI, benefit denials, dis- ability payments, Social Security and SSI overpayments, debtor and con- sumer problems, advance directives, and tenant issues. Call the center for more information and to schedule an appointment, 410-586-2748. Must be 60 years of age or older to utilize this free service. Become a Tax-Aide Volunteer! The AARP Tax-Aide program, sponsored by the Calvert County Of- fice on Aging, is looking for volun- teers to serve as tax counselors to pre- pare, review and efile 2017 tax returns at each of the three senior centers in 2018. Volunteers can give a few hours a week or more, if desired. All Tax- Aide volunteers will be required to pass the IRS and Maryland certifica- tion tests. Training will be offered in late 2017 and/or early 2018. If this volunteer opportunity inter- ests you, contact the Office on Aging, 410-535-4606. Calvert Pines Senior Center (CPSC) Enjoy a presentation from Cypress Swamp and learn the good side about Bats that you may not know, Tuesday, October 10, 10:30 a.m. This month’s Lunch and a Movie will feature Boo! A Madea Movie, starring Tyler Perry, Wednesday, Oc- tober 11, 11 a.m. Pre-registration re- quired for lunch. Join the Snapshots Photography Group when they meet Thursday, Oc- tober 12, 2 p.m. North Beach Senior Center (NBSC) Join in on the fun at My Plate Bin- go with the Ask the Expert Dietician, Tuesday, October 10, 10 a.m. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one, you are invited to join the Grief Support Group with Hospice, Tuesday, October 10, 10:30 a.m. Breast Cancer Awareness “Cup”cake Day will be held, Thurs- day, October 12, 9 a.m. – noon. Stop by the center and enjoy a free pink cupcake. Southern Pines Senior Center (SPSC) The Ask the Expert Program wel- comes our Physical Trainer who will be available to assist with exercise in- formation and weight goals, Tuesday, October 10, 10 a.m. A Reflexologist and Masseuse are available at the center by appointment on Tuesdays. Call the center for more information. Wear your pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness, Wednesday, Oc- tober 11, 10:30 a.m. Eating Together Menu Monday, October 9 CENTERS CLOSED FOR CO- LUMBUS DAY Tuesday, October 10 Polish Sausage on a Bun, Cucum- ber and Tomato Salad, Applesauce, Chocolate Chip Cookies Wednesday, October 11 Chicken Divine, Rice, Tossed Salad, Broccoli, Dinner Roll, Angel Food Cake with Strawberries Thursday, October 12 Tuna Pasta Salad, Pickled Beets and Onions, Dinner Roll, Fresh Or- ange Slices Friday, October 13 Sloppy Joes, Coleslaw, Carrots, Pears Lunches are served to seniors, aged 60-plus, and their spouses through Title IIIC of the Older Americans Act. Suggested donation is $3. To make or cancel a reservation call: Calvert Pines Senior Center at 410-535-4606 or 301-855-1170, North Beach Senior Center at 410-257-2549, or Southern Pines Senior Center at 410-586-2748. Lunches are subject to change. Thursday, October 5 Shake It Out 10:00-10:30am Shake It Out Music and Movement will create a rich environment that promotes social, emotional and physical skills. Come join us for some shake’n fun. Please reg- ister. Calvert Library Southern Branch, 13920 H. G. Trueman Road, Solomons, 410-326-5289. http://CalvertLibrary.info. Résumé and Cover Letter Workshop 1:00-3:00pm Need help with your résumé? Join job counselor Sandra Holler in a small group to learn what makes a strong résumé and cover letter. If you have one started, bring it with you so editing can happen on the spot. One printed copy helps. Please regis- ter. Calvert Library Prince Frederick, 850 Costley Way, 410-535-0291 or 301-855- 1862. http://CalvertLibrary.info. On Pins & Needles 2:00-4:00pm Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity. No registration. Calvert Library Twin Beach- es Branch, 3819 Harbor Road, Chesapeake Beach, 410-257-2411. http://CalvertLibrary. info. OMOB #DoSomethingCalCo 6:30-8:30pm Find your voice through civic engage- ment. Dr. Seuss as the Lorax said, “Un- less someone like you cares a whole aw- ful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” Professional facilitator Sue Kullen will teach a four-part series to practice the skills of getting organized and involved in issues that affect your community. Bring a friend and your passion and engage! Spon- sored by Maryland Humanities. Please register. Calvert Library Prince Frederick, 850 Costley Way, 410-535-0291 or 301-855- 1862. CalvertLibrary.info. Code Name 3.6. 6:30-7:30pm For 3rd-6th grade eyes only! 3rd – 6th grade students are invited to this series of events which uses plenty of hands-on activities to have fun with reading! Each month we will explore a new theme and introduce a great chapter book on the topic. No advanced preparation is needed and a snack will be provided. Please register. Calvert Library Twin Beaches Branch, 3819 Harbor Road, Chesapeake Beach, 410-257-2411. http:// CalvertLibrary.info. Friday, October 6 Be Grant Ready: Grant Writing Workshop 12:30-3:30pm Get an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation. It will in- clude: the basic elements of a proposal, the “do’s” and “don’ts” of writing and submit- ting a proposal, how to follow up whether the answer is yes or no. Come prepared to brainstorm and outline a basic grant pro- posal for your organization. Please register. Calvert Library Southern Branch, 13920 H. G. Trueman Road, Solomons, 410-326- 5289. http://CalvertLibrary.info. On Pins & Needles 1:00-4:00pm Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, Calendars 17 Events crocheting, or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity. Cal- vert Library Prince Frederick, 850 Costley Way, 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862. http:// CalvertLibrary.info. JobSource Mobile Career Center 1:00-4:00pm Stop by to visit the JobSource Mobile Ca- reer Center for your job search needs! Get job counseling and résumé help, search for jobs and connect with Sou thern Maryland JobSource. No registration. Calvert Li- brary Twin Beaches Branch, 3819 Harbor Road, Chesapeake Beach, 410-257-2411. http://CalvertLibrary.info. Saturday, October 7 Garden Smarter - Designing with Bulbs 10:00-11:30am Learn about bulbs-- how to design, main- tain and grow them. Leave with a living bulb arrangement that will bloom in the spring. Registration required. Call 410-535- 3662. At Community Resources Building, 30 Duke Street, Prince Frederick. Calvert Library Prince Frederick, 850 Costley Way, 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862. http:// CalvertLibrary.info. Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More 12:00-3:00pm Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register. Cal- vert Library Prince Frederick, 850 Costley Way, 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862. http:// CalvertLibrary.info. Construction Zone 2:00-4:00pm Bring your family to explore the library’s building sets. It’s come and go constructive time in the storytime room as we bring out the library’s collection of Legos®, Keva Planks®, Lincoln Logs®, blocks, Mag- formers® and more. No registration. Cal- vert Library Prince Frederick, 850 Costley Way, 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862. http:// CalvertLibrary.info. Foundation Live Art Auction (St. Paul’s Church Hall) 6:30-10:00pm Fabulous art auction being held as a fun- draiser for Calvert Library! Tickets avail- able at all Calvert Library locations and are $20 dollars. Free “Taste of the Region” hors d’oeuvres and wine tasting will be available for those in attendance, as well as a cash bar. There will be a doorprize and a fifty-fifty raffle. Calvert Library Prince Frederick, 850 Costley Way, 410-535-0291 or 301-855-1862. http://CalvertLibrary.info. Monday, October 9 Library closed for Columbus Day. 12:00-12:00am Columbus Day. http://CalvertLibrary.info. Tuesday, October 10 Flying Needles 6:00-9:00pm Knitting, crocheting and portable crafting group open to anyone wanting to join in and share talents, crafting time or learn a new skill. No registration. Calvert Library Southern Branch, 13920 H. G. Trueman Road, Solomons, 410-326-5289.