Thursday, September 7, 2017 TEDxLeonardtown Leonardtown High School, 23955 Point Lookout Rd Leonardtown, MD 20650 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM TEDxLeonardtown will take place on September 9th, 2017 at the Leon- ardtown High School from 10am- 3pm. The independently organized event, licensed by TED, will feature local voices and TED Talks videos under the theme of “Creating Change Locally”. Backstairs/Upstairs Historic Sotterley, 44300 Sotterley Lane, Hollywood, MD 20636 11:00 AM Tours at 11 am & 1 pm Tickets: $20— available online only sotterley.org The Pax Lounge Presents: Interna- tional Night 28275 Point Lookout Road, Leonard- town, MD 20650 5:00 PM Come on by The Pax Lounge to celebrate our weekly international theme! Curious about the theme? Give us a call! And while your at it you can make a reservation for our VIP Bottle Service! Live at Jeff Patt presents You Should Be Dancin’ Jefferson Patterson Park and Muse- um 10515 Mackall Road, St. Leonard MD 20685 5:30 PM Live at Jeff Patt presents You Should Be Dancin’ Experience the nation’s leading Bee Gees tribute band with the New York Bee Gees and Raniere Martin as Donna Summer in the You Should Be Dancin’ show. The space is planned with flexibility in mind to allow more opportunities to deliver educational programs. VIP tickets $125; General Admission tickets $40, $50 at the door www.friendsofJPPM. org. Discount early bird tickets are available at our website May 20—31 or at the Chesapeake Blues Festival May 20 and 21 at Sandy Point State Park. For more information about this event, including sponsorship opportunities, please contact Carol Frederick at 410-586-8515 or visit www.friendsofjppm.org. Bingo Every Saturday Mother Catherine Academy 33883 Chaptico Road Mechani cs- ville Md 20659 6:30 PM We are located on Route 238 Chap- tico Road just one mile off of Route 5. Call 301-884-3165 for more infor- mation. www.mothercatherine.org. The County Times In Our Community Sun, Sept 10, 2017 Mon, Sept 11, 2017 Breakfast @ 2nd Dist. VFD&RS Valley Lee 2nd Dist. VFD&RS, 45245 Drayden Rd., Valley Lee, MD 20692 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Breakfast—All-You-Can-Eat Menu: Scrambled Eggs, Home Fried Potatoes, Pancakes, French Toast, Sausage Links, Ham, Bacon, Creamed Chipped Beef, Sausage Gravy, Spiced Applesauce, Grits & Biscuits Drinks: Assorted juices, milk and coffee will be available. Adults—$9.00; Children 6 to 12— $5.00; Children 5 & under are free. For more information call: 301-994- 9999.Sponsored (and prepared) by the 2nd District Volunteer Fire Dep’t, & Rescue Squad Auxiliary. KARAOKE NIGHT 28275 Point Lookout Road, Leonard- town, MD 20650 5:00 PM The Pax Lounge will be hosting KA- RAOKE NIGHT! Come out with your friends and smoke some hoo- kah, sing some songs and have a great time! We open at 5:00 pm. NO COVER CHARGE!!! Add to Your Calendar All U Care to Eat Breakfast American Legion Post, 3330 Chesa- peake Beach Road, E. 8:00 AM SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 10– ALL- U-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST. Start this Sunny September Sunday with a yummy breakfast featuring Hot Cakes, Sausage, Scrapple, Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, Home Fries, Bis- cuits, Fruit, and Chip Beef. Hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.in the upper level Dining Room in Chesa- peake Beach on Route 260. Public Welcome. Adults $10; kids 6-12 $5; kids under 6 free. Bloody Marys will be available for a nominal charge. For information call 410-257-9878. www.ALPost206.org Seafood Dinner 21340 Colton’s Point Road, Avenue, MD 20609 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM On Sunday, September 10, 2017, from 11:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Holy Angels Church in Avenue, MD, will be serving a delicious Seafood Din- ner. The menu includes: Fried Oys- ters, Steamed Spiced Shrimp, Crab Balls, Fried Chicken, Parsley Pota- toes, Green Beans, Cole Slaw, Pick- led Beets, and all the trimmings! Served buffet style—all you can eat! Adults—$27.00; Children (12 to 6)—$8.00; and Children (5 & un- der)—Free. Carryouts are available at $25.00 each. Advance tickets (until September 1st) are $25.00. There will be delicious homemade desserts and a craft table! The Raffle Prize this year is for a total of $1,500 in cash! The first prize is $1,000 and the sec- ond prize is $500. You do not need to be present to win. The church’s address is 21340 Colton Point Road, Avenue, Maryland 20609. For more information or to purchase advance tickets, please call the rectory at 301- 769-3332 or email holy01angels@ aol.com. SMAWL Low Cost Clinic St. Mary’s Fairgrounds 6:00 PM Low cost clinic. Rabies Vaccinations $15. Distemper Vaccinations $10. Microchipping $30. www.smawl. org/. SMAWL is a 501c3 charity Pax River Quilters Guild Meeting Good Samaritan Lutheran Church, 20850 Langley Rd., Lexington 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Guest speaker Penni Domikis of Cab- in in the Woods Quilters will have a trunk show and lecture “Quilting Threads”, tips and lessons learned from a lifetime of quilting. Bring your block of the month, snack as- signment, food pantry donation and your Show & Tell items. New mem- bers and guest welcome. There is a $5.00 fee for non-members on speak- er nights. Pax River Quilters Guild is a 501(c)(3) organization and is open to the public. Visit our website www. paxriverquiltguild.com or our group page on Facebook for information. Tue, Sept 12, 2017 Blood Drive at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital 25500 Point Lookout Rd, Leonard- town, MD 20650 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, at Med- Star St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonard- town. Donors of all blood types are needed, with each blood donation having the potential to save three lives. Individuals are encouraged to make an appointment by calling the hospital’s Health Connections de- partment at 301-475-6019, or through the Red Cross at 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Appointments can also be made online by search- ing the zip code 20650 at RedCross- Blood.org. The Bloodmobile will be parked outside of the Outpatient Pavilion, located behind the main hospital. Visit www.medstarhealth. org/mhs/event/blood-drive-medstar- st-marys/ to learn more. 25 The science and politics of global climate change Auerbach Auditorium, St. Mary’s Hall, 47458 Trinity Church Road, St. Mary’s City, MD View Map Date: 9/12/2017 Start Time: 7:00 PM End Time: 8:30 PM (01:30 Duration) Posted By: Southern Maryland Online The science and politics of global climate change St. Mary’s College Professor of Po- litical Science Michael Cain and noted climatologist Michael Mann from Penn State University lead a discussion on the science and politics of global climate change. “Global Warming is not a Chinese Hoax” is part of the Natural Science & Math- ematics Colloquium series. The dis- cussion, free of charge and open to the public, takes place in the Auer- bach Auditorium of St. Mary’s Hall on Tuesday, September 12, at 7 p.m. Wed, Sept 13, 2017 Homeschool Day Historic Sotterley, 44300 Sotterley Lane, Hollywood, MD 20636 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Fall Homeschool Day: “Pollinator Power as part of Tidewater Plantation Life.” Tidewater Plantation Life— Visit stations throughout the day and learn about the lives of children on a Tidewater plantation—Perfect for all ages. Purchase tickets in Advance at Ticketderby.com, or the day of the event at our Visitor Center. No res- ervations necessary. Rain or shine event. Visit 4 stations throughout the day and learn about life at Sot- terley during the 1700’s. Appropriate for younger students in Grades 2-6, children are immersed in the daily lives of children on a Plantation us- ing hands-on activities that illus- trate work, interactive games, edu- cation, behavior, and food using the backdrop of Sotterley Plantation’s outbuildings and gardens. Students compare the lives of these children to their own experiences while learn- ing about the importance of pollina- tors. Students complete a craft to take home. The Pax Lounge Belly Dance Performance 28275 Point Lookout Road, Leonard- town, MD 20650 5:00 PM Come join us at The Pax Lounge for a Belly Dance Performance! We open at 5:00 pm. We will have Happy Hour from 6pm to 8pm and the Belly Dancer will begin at 10:30pm. NO COVER CHARGE!!!