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									General Information
Parks and Recreation Staff                                                                                    Unless otherwise noted,
Main Office                                                         Fall Classes Begin the Week of September 8
205 Main Street, Courthouse Square
Prince Frederick, MD 20678                                    LATE REGISTRATION may be accepted with the approval                        in session. Parks and Recreation personnel will notify the
Tel: (410) 535-1600 or                                        of the class instructor and Recreation Coordinator.                        class participants in the event of special cancellations.
                                                              INSURANCE is provided to participants of Parks and                         THE PARKS AND RECREATION DIVISION reserves
       (301) 855-1243 ext. 2225                               Recreation programs who are 18 years of age and younger                    the right to cancel any activity for which there is insufficient
Fax: (410) 535-2233                                           at no charge. This insurance is supplemental in nature and                 registration or for any other reasonable cause which prevents
                                                              covers expenses above and beyond those covered by the                      presentation of the subject in an acceptable manner.
Maryland Relay for Impaired Hearing or                        individual’s own insurance. Injuries occurring at spon-                    IMPORTANT: Proof of age may be required for activities
Speech: (800) 735-2258 Statewide Toll FREE                    sored activities must be reported to Parks and Recreation                  geared to participants who are of elementary age and below.
                                                              personnel on site. If Parks and Recreation personnel are                   Please be prepared to show a copy of your child’s birth
Paul D. Meadows, Division Chief
                                                              not present, the injury must be reported to the Main Office                 certificate at the time of registration.
Mary Lou Johnson, Recreation Supervisor                       within 24 hours. The Division cannot accept responsibility
Walter P. McKain, Park Supervisor                             for injuries not reported.                                                 PHOTO POLICY: Calvert County Parks & Recreation
Robert R. Shumate, Park Maintenance Coordinator               CANCELLATIONS may occur in the event of inclement                          staff video tape or take pictures of participants in
Kenneth Gray, Aquatics Supervisor                             weather. Parks and Recreation classes will continue                        programs and special events, or of people in parks or
Joy Weir, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist                   until the Calvert County snow emergency plan goes into                     on parks property. These photos may be used in future
Erica J. Haines, Asst. Therapeutic Recreation Specialist      effect. Activities may continue even though school is not                  program guides, brochures, fliers or other materials used
Philip A. D’Agostino II, Sports Coordinator                                                                                              to promote Calvert County Parks and Recreation.
Nate Smith, Sports Assistant Coordinator                        REFUND POLICY
Susan L. Burton, Administrative Aide                            1. Refunds will be made automatically where classes are filled or               It is the policy of Calvert County that no
                                                                   cancelled by the Division of Parks and Recreation-Upon request
Pamela L. Hutchins, Account Technician I                           when schedule changes by the Division prohibit attendance.              qualified individual with a disability be excluded
Suzy Meador, Office Assistant III                                2. Refunds requested prior to the first class will be granted less a        from participating in or be denied the benefits of
                                                                   $5.00 processing fee.                                                    the services, programs or activities provided or
Northern District                                               3. Refunds requested after the first class meeting but prior to the          made available, or to otherwise be subjected to
                                                                   second meeting shall be granted. A pro-rated fee for the first class
NORTHEAST COMMUNITY CENTER                                         and a $5.00 processing fee will be deducted from the refund.                    discrimination by Calvert County.
4075 Gordon Stinnett Avenue, P.O. Box 1360                      4. Refunds requested after the second class and prior to the end
                                                                   of the class series will be made only for medical reasons which
Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732                                         prevent continued participation. A doctor’s excuse must                  Calvert County Board of Parks and Recreation
                                                                   accompany the written request. A pro-rated fee for each class                James Sullivan                             Daniel Fones
(410) 257-2554                                                     conducted prior to the receipt of the request will be deducted                Chairperson                             Vice Chairperson
                                                                   from all refunds issued for medical reasons, along with a $5.00
NORTH BEACH COMMUNITY CENTER                                       processing fee.                                                             Bernadette Hager                      Mary Beth Krovisk
                                                                5. No refunds will be given after the program has ended.                         Robert Portillo                          Karyn Molines
4th St. & Dayton Ave.,                                          6. No refunds will be given for Open Gym programs.
North Beach, MD 20714                                                                                                                             Robert Potts                            Daniel Kletter
                                                                7. Refunds for non-class activities such as special events, workshops
                                                                   and sports programs are different from the policy above. Check
(410) 257-4344 or (410) 257-0363                                   brochure or flier for specific information.
                                                                                                                                           Calvert County Board of County Commissioners
Bob Branham, Recreation Coordinator                             8. Please note that refunds for all cash, checks and money orders
Paul Lundberg, Recreation Assistant Coordinator                    take a minimum of 3-4 weeks for processing.                                 Gerald W. Clark                            Linda L. Kelley
                                                                9. Refunds made to a household credit may be redeemed for a                    Wilson H. Parran                            Susan Shaw
Central District                                                   period of one (1) year.                                                                         Barbara A. Stinnett

MT. HOPE COMMUNITY CENTER
104 Pushaw Station Road, P.O. Box 260                          Weather Hotline: (410) 535-1600 or (301) 855-1243 ext. 2640.
Sunderland, MD 20689
(410) 257-6770 or (410) 257-7761
Doris Holland, Recreation Coordinator
Michelle Wood-Stanley, Recreation Assistant Coordinator
Southern District
SOUTHERN COMMUNITY CENTER
20 Appeal Lane, Lusby, MD 20657
(410) 586-1101
Diane D. Holloway, Recreation Coordinator
Sandy Abell, Recreation Assistant Coordinator




 Closed for the Holidays
    CCPR Main Office and Community Centers are
         closed on the following holidays:
      MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2008
      MONDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2008*
      TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2008*
     TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2008*
     THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2008
      FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2008*
    *NORTHEAST COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN

2    CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8            (Unless otherwise noted)                                 www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
                           Table of Contents
General Information ............................................................................2              Greetings from the Director
Refund Policy .......................................................................................2         Dear Friends,
Arts & Crafts.........................................................................................4           Once again Summer has yielded to Fall and we are presenting our Fall
Dance ....................................................................................................4    schedule of classes.

Drop-In ..................................................................................................7      Though it went by quickly it was a busy and productive Summer. Camps
                                                                                                               were well attended and went off without any major problems. Attendance
Education / Development ...................................................................8                   was high at the pools and with folks staying closer to home this summer our
Fitness ...................................................................................................8   weekday attendance at Breezy Point Beach increased.

Martial Arts .........................................................................................10           Progress was also made on several park improvement projects. The bid
                                                                                                               was opened for the construction of a new multi-purpose field at Dunkirk
Music ...................................................................................................11    District Park; irrigation was installed on Field 3 at Marley Run Park and it
Special Interest ..................................................................................13          is currently being renovated with Bermuda grass; Fields 7, 8, 9 at Hallowing
                                                                                                               Point Park have been renovated and sprigged with Bermuda grass; field
Sports ..................................................................................................14    lighting has been installed on fields 5, 6, 7 at Cove Point Park; and, finally,
Workshops ..........................................................................................14         work has begun on what is perhaps the most anticipated recreational facility
                                                                                                               ever in Calvert County—the indoor aquatics facility.
Dances / Concerts ..............................................................................22
                                                                                                                   While work will continue on park improvement projects, as
Runs & Races .....................................................................................22           we move into Fall our attention also becomes
Trips.....................................................................................................23   focused on youth football, youth soccer
                                                                                                               and the a myriad of program offerings in
More Trips...........................................................................................24        our schools and community centers. We
Community Involvement ..................................................................25                     hope you will take the time to review
                                                                                                               our schedule of activities and invite you
Countywide Sports ............................................................................26               to register for one or more of our exciting
Breezy Point Beach & Campground ................................................26                             programs.
Facility Rental ....................................................................................27            Sincerely,
Open Gym Schedules ........................................................................27                     Paul D. Meadows
Therapeutic Recreation Services....................................................31                             Division Chief
                                                                                                                  Calvert County Division of Parks and Recreation
REGISTRATION FORM ..................................................................35
Park Facilities Chart..........................................................................36



                                                                                                                                            Key to Abbreviations
                                                                                                                                            AES         Appeal Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            BES         Beach Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            BPB         Breezy Point Beach & Campground
                                                                                                                                            CES         Calvert Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            CCS         Calvert Country School
                                                                                                                                            CMS         Calvert Middle School
                                                                                                                                            CPP         Cove Point Park
                                                                                                                                            CSD         Calvert School of Dance
                                                                                                                                            DDP         Dunkirk District Park
                                                                                                                                            DES         Dowell Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            HES         Huntingtown Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            HPP         Hallowing Point Park
                                                                                                                                            KLP         Kings Landing Park
                                                                                                                                            MCMS        Mill Creek Middle School
                                                                                                                                            MES         Mutual Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            MHCC        Mt. Hope Community Center
                                                                                                                                            MHES        Mt. Harmony Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            NBCC        North Beach Community Center
                                                                                                                                            NECC        Northeast Community Center
                                                                                                                                            NMS         Northern Middle School
                                                                                                                                            PES         Patuxent Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            PFPL        Prince Frederick Public Library
                                                                                                                                            PPES        Plum Point Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            PPMS        Plum Point Middle School
                                                                                                                                            SCC         Southern Community Center
                                                                                                                                            SES         Sunderland Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            SLES        St. Leonard Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            SMS         Southern Middle School
                                                                                                                                            WHES        Windy Hill Elementary School
                                                                                                                                            WHMS        Windy Hill Middle School


Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                                    CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8          (Unless otherwise noted)   3
                                                                                      BEGINNER’S CALLIGRAPHY                                                                   ADULT
                                                                                      Learn this satisfying “life skill” and enhance your flare for
                                                                                      elegance & self expression to your invitations, addressing,                             ♥ BALLROOM DANCE W/ DONNA
                                                                                      scrapbooking, place cards, poetry, personalized gifts, or                               Experience the joy of dancing! Social Dancing is one of
                                                                                      written communications in which presentation, beauty or                                 the most popular pastimes in the world, and also a healthy
                                                                                      added personal touch matters. Class will be completed in                                heart workout. This class is the perfect way for the new
                                                                                      one four-hour session. $25 in supplies must be purchased                                dancer to begin and will introduce all the Ballroom Dance
                                                                                      in cash from the instructor on the day of class. For                                    favorites such as the foxtrot, waltz, swing, rumba, tango,
                                                                                      questions, call instructor Teri Fitch at (301) 855-6385 or                              and more. No experience necessary. Partner Required!
                                                                                      email thewritestuff2002@comcast.net.                                                    Price is based per person.
                                                                                      1 Day......................................................................... $47.00   6 Weeks ................................................ $63.00 per person
                                                                                      112101A                                                                                 132233A (Beginners)
                                                                                         NECC        Adult         9/17          W                   5:00-9:00 p.m.              SCC      Adult           10/2          Th                  7:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                      112101B                                                                                 Instructor: D. Bird
                                                                                         NECC        Adult         9/21          Su                  2:00-6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                              ♥ BALLROOM DANCE:
                                                                                      112101C                                                                                 SMOOTH AND/OR LATIN W/TULLY
        ARTS AND CRAFTS                                                                  NECC        Adult         9/23          Tu         10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.              Still the best bargain in the DC area at less than $8 per hour.
                                                                                                                                                                              Join Tully (a 5-dance, regional-Olympic, gold-medal winner
                                                                                      112101D
                                                                                                                                                                              for 50 and over) for the Smooth and Latin dance courses listed
                                                                                         NECC        Adult         10/5          Su                  2:00-6:00 p.m.
 ADULT                                                                                                                                                                        below and start enjoying one of the best forms of entertainment/
                                                                                      112101E                                                                                 exercise/togetherness for the rest of your life. The three different
ADVANCED CAKE DECORATING II                                                              NECC        Adult         10/11         Sa                12:00-4:00 p.m.            Smooth or Latin dance types listed below will be covered during
Build on your basic cake decorating skills from Course I.                                                                                                                     six,80-minute: instruction/supervised practice classes (on the
                                                                                      112101F                                                                                 same day/time each week). For each dance type, emphasis
The course will include: Three new borders (Rope, Reverse
                                                                                         NECC Adult                10/23         Th                  5:00-9:00 p.m.           will be placed on teaching a pleasing routine (a sequence of
Shell, Rosette); using royal icing to make nine flowers
(Rosebud, Apple Blossom, Violet, Violet Leaf, Victorian                               Instructor: T. Fitch                                                                    several popular steps). But, in addition to learning partnership
                                                                                                                                                                              dancing of those routines to music, students will appreciate the
Rose, Daisy, Daffodil, Primrose, Pansy, Chrysanthemum);
                                                                                                                                                                              special attention given to styling. Styling is what makes you
Color Flow Icing (Flowing texture, dries hard, allowing
you to create icing plaques of your chosen design to place
on your cake); Basketweave. You must have prior cake
                                                                                                                   DANCE                                                      look good and that’s what makes dancing so very exciting and
                                                                                                                                                                              so enjoyable. Partner Required. Please register by 2 days
                                                                                                                                                                              before first class starts.
decorating experience (Course I), basic decorating skills
                                                                                                                                                                              6 Weeks .................................................................... $75.00
will not be covered during class. Please bring course I                                TODDLER/YOUTH
student kit and 1 recipe of class buttercream to the first                                                                                                                     SMOOTH: Waltz, Foxtrot and Tango
night of class. A cake is not required until week 4. Please                           ♥ MARYSUE TAP & BALLET (BEGINNERS)                                                      122221A
bring Course I student kit to class. There is a $35.00 supply                         This class is for beginners and will combine tap & ballet skills.                          MHCC Adult               9/10          W                   7:00-8:20 p.m.
fee due to the instructor on the first day of class.                                   ½ hour ballet & ½ hour tap techniques! Children will learn
                                                                                      basic ballet and tap moves along with a small routine to be                             112201A
4 Weeks .................................................................... $63.00
                                                                                      performed on the last day of class. No costumes required.                                  NECC        Adult        9/13          Sa                  7:00-8:20 p.m.
112102C
                                                                                      Parents are welcome to watch all classes. Instructor’s goal is                          6 Weeks .................................................................... $75.00
   NECC Adult        11/18                Tu                 6:30-8:30 p.m.
                                                                                      to introduce your child to dance in a fun and structured style                          LATIN: Rumba/Mambo, ChaCha and Swing
Instructor: B. Hance                                                                  of dance. Tap and Ballet shoes recommended! This is a great
                                                                                      class to test your child’s interest in dance. Parents may observe
                                                                                                                                                                              122221B
BASIC CAKE DECORATING I                                                               the class. For more information call (410) 586-1101.                                       MHCC Adult               9/10          W                   8:30-9:50 p.m.
This basic cake decorating course includes all the
fundamentals you need to create any special occasion
                                                                                      8 Weeks .................................................................... $70.00     112201B
cake, from whimsical to beautiful in just four 2-hour                                 134222C                                                                                    NECC Adult          9/13               Sa                  8:30-9:50 p.m.
classes! In lessons 2-4, you will use the techniques you                                 SCC       3-5 yrs                  9/29         M           5:00-5:45 p.m.           Instructor: T. Liddell
learned during class to design and decorate your cake to                              Instructor: M. Garren
take home. The course will include: preparing a cake, the                                                                                                                     ♥ BELLY DANCING BASICS
three consistencies of buttercream icing, when and how                                ♥ MARYSUE TAP & BALLET                                                                  In this class you learn the basic foundation of this beautiful,
                                                                                                                                                                              ancient and sensuous art form. The steps can be learned
to use each; transferring patterns, star fill-in technique                             (INTERMEDIATE)
and shell borders; writing techniques and figure piping                                                                                                                        by everybody. All ages and sizes are welcome. You will
                                                                                      This class is for the intermediate student and will combine tap
characters; drop flowers, sweets peas, leaves, vines and                                                                                                                       experience great health benefits, enhance your posture,
                                                                                      & ballet skills. ½ hour ballet & ½ hour tap techniques! Children
                                                                                                                                                                              raise your self esteem and drop some pounds in a fun,
bows and the beautiful rose and how to arrange a spray.                               should have some knowledge of dance or be interested enough
                                                                                                                                                                              creative way. At the end of the session, students will be
There is a $30.00 supply fee due to the instructor on the                             to be a quick study. Children will learn basic ballet and tap
                                                                                                                                                                              able to perform a routine. For more information, please
first day of class.                                                                    moves along with a small routine to be performed on the last
                                                                                                                                                                              contact Carmen at (410) 257-9602.
4 Weeks .................................................................... $63.00   day of class. No costumes required. Parents are welcome to
                                                                                      watch all classes. Instructor’s goal is to introduce your child                         7 Weeks .................................................................... $60.00
112102A                                                                                                                                                                       Walk-ins.................................................................... $10.00
                                                                                      to dance in a fun and structured style of dance. Tap and Ballet
   NECC Adult        10/7                 Tu                 6:30-8:30 p.m.           shoes recommended! This is a great class to test your child’s                           112200A
Instructor: B. Hance                                                                  interest in dance. Parents may observe the class. For more                                 NECC        Adult        9/23          Tu                  6:00-7:00 p.m.
                                                                                      information call (410) 586-1101.
FONDANT & TIERED CAKES COURSE III                                                     8 Weeks .................................................................... $70.00
                                                                                                                                                                              6 Weeks .................................................................... $51.00
Take your decorating skills to the next level! Course III will                                                                                                                Walk-ins.................................................................... $10.00
include: stacked cake construction, working with rolled                               134222D
                                                                                                                                                                              112200C
fondant (covering a cake and making a fondant rose and                                   SCC       6-10 yrs                 9/29         M           6:00-6:45 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                 NECC Adult               11/11         Tu                  6:00-7:00 p.m.
ribbon). New designs will include: Cornelli Lace, Sotas,                              Instructor: M. Garren
Brush Embroidery, String Work, Bead Border, and Ruffle                                                                                                                         Instructor: C. Nolte
Garlands. New Lily Nail Flowers: Easter Lily, Poinsettia,
Petunia and Morning Glories. Please bring supplies from
Course I and 2, one recipe of class buttercream and one
24-oz. box of Wilton Ready To Use Rolled Fondant (white)
to the first night of class. You will not need to bring a cake
until the 2nd class. Prior cake decorating experience is
necessary, basic cake decorating skills will not be covered
during class. $40 supply fee will be paid directly to
instructor during the first class.
4 Weeks .................................................................... $63.00
112104A
   NECC Adult        9/9                  Tu                 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Instructor: B. Hance


4       CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                                (Unless otherwise noted)                                        www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
♥ BELLY DANCING LEVEL II &                                                            ♥ COUNTRY LINE DANCE                                                                  CALVERT SCHOOL OF DANCE
PERFORMANCE PRACTICE                                                                  Learn the latest and some classic country western line                                The teachers of Calvert School of Dance have been sharing
This session builds on what we learned in Belly Dancing                               dances from beginner/intermediate to possibly advance.                                their love of dance with Calvert County for over 30 years.
Basics. We will learn more movements, refine our technique                             Great exercise and fun!                                                               The school offers classical ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip-
and incorporate props, like veils. This session also gives                                                                                                                  hop, floor gymnastics and adult tap. The Calvert School
you the opportunity to take this art form to the next level                           Country Couples Dancing                                                               of Dance feels that dance training is an important part of
and will prepare you for dance performances, but only                                 In this class we will learn couple dances. This class is for                          a well-rounded education. The benefits reach out in many
if you are interested. For more information, please call                              couples but if you don’t have a partner come anyway and                               different directions. A disciplined body and mind result in
Carmen at (410) 257-9602.                                                             we will work with you. Price is based per person.                                     increased physical and mental well being. This coupled
7 Weeks .................................................................... $60.00   5 Weeks (Couples). ................................................ $28.00            with the cultural and creative aspects of dance training
Walk-ins.................................................................... $10.00   122226A                                                                               provide a feeling of personal achievement and fulfillment.
                                                                                         MHCC Adult               9/25          Th                 6:00-6:50 p.m.           Teachers believe that everyone should have an opportunity
112200B                                                                                                                                                                     to study the subject of their choice. The studio is more than
   NECC        Adult        9/23          Tu                  7:00-8:00 p.m.          Instructor: T. Pirkey                                                                 qualified to develop the abilities, confidence and poise
6 Weeks .................................................................... $51.00   Beginner                                                                              necessary to carry out a lifetime of dance related pursuits.
Walk-ins.................................................................... $10.00   In this class you will learn the basic dances. You will be                            We run a 10-month program from September to June.
                                                                                                                                                                            Tuition is paid quarterly and is due on the 1st of the specified
112200D                                                                               able to go to dances with the class or on your own and be
                                                                                                                                                                            months. There is a $21.00 non-refundable registration fee
   NECC Adult               11/11         Tu                  7:00-8:00 p.m.          able to dance.
                                                                                                                                                                            and a $6.00 Parks & Recreation administrative fee due at
Instructor: C. Nolte                                                                  5 Weeks (Beginner)................................................ $28.00             registration. All students registered before January will
                                                                                      122223A                                                                               participate in our annual Spring Dance Recital, held in
♥ BELLY DANCING W/ TANIA -                                                               MHCC Adult               9/25          Th                 7:00-7:50 p.m.           June, with the exception of our Rock n’ Tots class. This
BEGINNERS I                                                                           Instructor: T. Pirkey                                                                 performance gives the students a sense of what it’s like to
Have fun while learning the basics of this beautiful and                                                                                                                    participate in a Broadway-caliber production while sharing
ancient art form that has traditionally been a part of                                Advance Beginner                                                                      their achievements of the past year.
celebrations in the Middle East. This class will focus on                             This class is for people who know the basic steps of line                             Anyone interested in registering for classes must contact
easy steps and basic foundation movements. At the end of                              dance. We will be doing a little harder dances than in the                            Calvert School of Dance at (410) 535-3320. We are looking
class, students will be able to perform a short routine. For                          beginner class.                                                                       forward to seeing you and your family in our program.
more information, contact Tania Gale at (410) 212-2872.
                                                                                      5 Weeks (Advance Beginner)................................ $28.00
9 Weeks .................................................................... $62.00                                                                                         ♥ BALLET/TAP SHINING STARS
                                                                                      122224A                                                                               This class is designed for 5-8 year olds. In this class beginning
132218A
                                                                                         MHCC Adult               9/25          Th                 8:00-8:50 p.m.           tap/ballet skills are introduced along with basic jazz steps.
   SCC       Adult          9/8           M                   6:30-7:30 p.m.
                                                                                      Instructor: T. Pirkey                                                                 Individual attention is emphasized. The required class attire
Instructor: T. Gale                                                                                                                                                         is leotard, tights with ballet and tap shoes. This is a 10-month
                                                                                      ♥ JITTERBUG/SWING                                                                     program that meets once a week and finishes with a Broadway
♥ BELLY DANCING W/ TANIA -                                                            This delightful dance is a great way for new dancers to                               caliber recital. Tuition is to be paid directly to the Calvert
BEGINNERS II                                                                          begin! This series teaches the fundamental concepts for all                           School of Dance. For more information, fees and to register,
Continue learning the sensuous and beautiful movements                                other forms of the Swing and Lindy Hop dances. Students                               please call (410) 535-3320.
of this ancient art form while building strength, flexibility,                         will learn to lead and follow several different figures, all
and self-confidence. Building on Beginner I, we will work                                                                                                                    Monthly Sessions
                                                                                      while developing a unique dance style. Emphasis will be
on refining technique and learning new steps. This class                               placed on communication with your dance partner, dancing                              131232A
includes an introduction to the use of a veil. For more                               confidently along the floor and deriving a full measure of fun                            SCC        5-8 yrs         9/9       Tu       6:00-7:00 p.m.
information, contact Tania Gale at (410) 212-2872. Price is                           with each new move. Please contact Alan Brown at (301)                                Instructors: CSD
based per person.                                                                     994-2581 for questions and/or more information. Price is
10 Weeks .................................................................. $65.00    based per person. NOTE: This class will meet at the Southern
                                                                                                                                                                            ♥ TINY BALLERINAS
                                                                                                                                                                            This class is geared towards the beginner ballerina. This class
132218B                                                                               Community Center on school closing days.
                                                                                                                                                                            will allow your child to form the foundation for any form of
   SCC       Adult          9/10          W                   6:30-7:30 p.m.          8 Weeks .................................................................... $50.00   dance he/she may wish to pursue. This class will help build
Instructor: T. Gale                                                                   132238A - Beginners                                                                   coordination and grace, as well as aid in the development
                                                                                         PES         Adult        9/19          F                  7:00-8:00 p.m.           of his/her self-esteem and creativity. Individual attention is
♥ BELLY DANCING W/ TANIA -                                                                                                                                                  emphasized. The required attire for this class is a pair of split
BEGINNERS II                                                                          132238B - Intermediate                                                                sole ballet shoes, black leotard and pink tights. Hair must be
                                                                                         PES         Adult        9/19          F                  8:00-9:00 p.m.           pulled back in a bun. This is a 10-month program that meets
Mini-Session
In this short, but intense session, you will work on burning                          Instructor: A. Brown                                                                  once a week and finishes with a Broadway caliber recital.
calories while refining technique of the basic Beginner I                                                                                                                    Tuition is to be paid directly to the Calvert School of Dance.
and II steps. You will use drills and games to build strength,                                                                                                              For more information, fees and to register, please call (410)
flexibility, and self-confidence. For more information,                                                                                                                       535-3320.
contact Tania Gale at (410) 212-2872.                                                                                                                                       Monthly Sessions
3 Weeks .................................................................... $32.00                                                                                         131230A
132218C                                                                                                                                                                       SCC        4-8 yrs         9/9       Tu       7:00-8:00 p.m.
   SCC       Adult          12/3          W                   6:30-7:30 p.m.                                                                                                Instructors: CSD
Instructor: T. Gale                                                                                                                                                         ♥ TAPPING TODDLERS
                                                                                                                                                                            This class is designed for the beginner dancer. Students will
                                                                                                                                                                            be taught basic tap steps, as well as stretching and motor
                                                                                                                                                                            coordination skills. Individual attention is emphasized, as
                                                                                                                                                                            well as song with dance. The required class attire is leotard
                                                                                                                                                                            and tights with tap shoes. This is a 10-month program that
                                                                                                                                                                            meets once a week and finishes with a Broadway style caliber
                                                                                                                                                                            recital. Tuition is to be paid directly to the Calvert School of
                                                                                                                                                                            Dance. For more information, fees and to register, please call
                                                                                                                                                                            (410) 535-3320.
                                                                                                                                                                            Monthly Sessions
                                                                                                                                                                            133226A
                                                                                                                                                                               SCC        3-5 yrs        9/9       Tu       5:00-6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                            Instructors: CSD

                                                                                                                                                                             See Sports Section for Calvert School of
                                                                                                                                                                              Dance Acrobatic Gymnastics Classes!




Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                                                                CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                   (Unless otherwise noted)   5
                                                                                      ♥ TAP/BALLET-LEVEL II
    ♥             =    A HEALTHY ACTIVITY                                             This is a great class for the young dancer with a couple of years
                                                                                      experience. This class is broken up into tap and ballet each                                   Check Out
                                                                                      week and dancers will build on their current knowledge in both
CENTERSTAGE DANCE, INC.
CenterStage Dance, Inc. has been teaching young children in
                                                                                      subjects. In this class, dancers will learn proper stretching and
                                                                                      technique, basic combinations and progressions across the
                                                                                                                                                                                    The Natural
Southern Maryland since 1995 and has been offering classes at                         floor. For the end-of-the-year performance, a choreographed
                                                                                      dance will be taught for both tap and ballet. There will
                                                                                                                                                                                  Resources Insert!
Mt. Hope Community Center in Sunderland, Maryland for the
past 5 years. The owner/artistic director has over 36 years of                        be no class on 11/26/08. Students will need dancewear or
dance experience, former NFL Washington Redskinette and a                             comfortable clothes, black tap shoes and pink ballet shoes.                           DIANE HERBERT DANCE STUDIO
former NBA Washington Wizard Dancer. Our dance program                                Must have Instructor Approval for class.                                              The Diane Herbert Dance Studio (DHDS) is one of the most
builds confidence, self-esteem and coordination, while                                4 Weeks .................................................................... $38.00   established dance studios in Calvert County, with over 45
providing a fun and cheerful atmosphere for your children                             121232E                                                                               years of dance excellence. DHDS is qualified to work with all
to learn. Classes are offered for ages 2-14 from September                                                                                                                  ages from toddlers to adults. The staff works extremely hard in
                                                                                         MHCC          5-8 yrs              9/3          W          5:30-6:15 p.m.
to June with a performance every year in June. All dancers                                                                                                                  helping each student develop their skills. While working with
registered before March 25, 2009 will be eligible to participate                      121232F                                                                               others, your child will learn to build coordination, confidence
in the annual spring show on June 13, 2009. You may register                             MHCC          5-8 yrs              10/1         W          5:30-6:15 p.m.          and self-esteem. DHDS students will develop a positive attitude
anytime for each advertised month of the program you are                                                                                                                    and a love for the arts. DHDS offers its students the opportunity
participating in. There are no registration fees or insurance                         121232G                                                                               to perform in local charity events throughout the year. Students
fees. It is imperative that accounts be paid in a timely manner,                         MHCC          5-8 yrs              10/29        W          5:30-6:15 p.m.          will also work towards the performance of the June Broadway
as participation is not permitted if account is not paid. Spots                       3 Weeks .................................................................... $28.50   Style Extravaganza All-Star Revue. If you are looking for a
fill up fast, so register as soon as possible. It is permissible to                                                                                                          performing dance studio, or just want a weekly, exciting and
                                                                                      121232H 5-8 yrs                      12/3 W                5:30-6:15 p.m.             FUN class, give DHDS a try! If you have questions, please visit
pay the fee ahead of time for each advertised month of the
program you are participating in. Please note that participating                      Instructor: J. Paton                                                                  our website at www.dianeherbertdancestudio.com or call the
                                                                                                                                                                            studio at (410) 257-3127.
in the program by enrolling for one month does not guarantee                          ♥ HIP-HOP
a spot for the following month, as registration is taken on a                                                                                                               PLEASE NOTE: for all of the classes below, there will be a
                                                                                      This class is loads of fun! Learn the basic, funky isolated
first-come, first-serve basis.                                                                                                                                                $25.00 Registration Fee made out to Diane Herbert Dance
                                                                                      moves of hip-hop and jazz style that you see in music videos.
                                                                                                                                                                            Studio for the Dance Season, September 2008 - June 2009.
♥ TINY TOT COMBO CLASS                                                                In this class, dancers will have the opportunity to learn hip-
TAP/BALLET/TUMBLING                                                                   hop and jazz moves, proper stretching and technique, basic                            ♥ BE-BOPPIN’ BABIES
                                                                                      combinations and progressions across the floor. For the                                A class for toddlers ages 2 to 4 years. Students will learn
This is a creative and fun class for young dancers to learn the
                                                                                      end-of-the-year performance, a choreographed dance will                               the basics of tap, jazz, gymnastics and pre-ballet processing
basic fundamentals of dance and tumbling. This is a three-part
                                                                                      be taught. There will be no class on 11/26/08. Students                               through each class. They will also learn fun song and dance
class offering, tap, ballet and tumbling. In this class, dancers
                                                                                      will need dancewear or comfortable clothes and black                                  routines to Dora, The Wiggles and familiar nursery rhymes.
will learn proper stretching and technique, basic combinations
                                                                                      jazz shoes.                                                                           For those that are interested, there will be performance
and progressions across the floor. For the end-of-the-year
performance, a choreographed dance will be taught for both                            4 Weeks .................................................................... $38.00   opportunities, as well as the Revue in June. Come as you
tap and ballet. There will be no class 11/26/08.                                      123228A                                                                               are for the first class, dance attire will be discussed in class.
                                                                                                                                                                            For additional information, please call the Diane Herbert
Students will need dancewear or comfortable clothing                                     MHCC          7-14 yrs             9/3          W          6:15-7:00 p.m.
clothes, black tap shoes and pink ballet shoes.                                                                                                                             Dance Studio at (410) 257-3127. NOTE: This class will not
                                                                                      123228B                                                                               meet on school closing dates.
4 Weeks .................................................................... $38.00
                                                                                         MHCC          7-14 yrs             10/1         W          6:15-7:00 p.m.          14 Weeks ................................................................ $145.00
124221A
                                                                                      123228C                                                                               114200A
   MHCC          2-3 yrs              9/3          W          4:00-4:45 p.m.
                                                                                         MHCC          7-14 yrs             10/29        W          6:15-7:00 p.m.             NECC         2-4 yrs              9/15        M          6:00-6:45 p.m.
124221B                                                                                                                                                                     13 Weeks ................................................................ $145.00
                                                                                      3 Weeks .................................................................... $28.50
   MHCC          2-3 yrs              10/1         W          4:00-4:45 p.m.
                                                                                      123228D                                                                               134226A
124221C                                                                                  MHCC        7-14 yrs               12/3         W          6:15-7:00 p.m.             SCC       2-4 yrs                 9/18        Th         5:45-6:30 p.m.
   MHCC          2-3 yrs              10/29        W          4:00-4:45 p.m.          Instructor: J. Paton                                                                  Instructor: DHDS
3 Weeks .................................................................... $28.50
                                                                                                                                                                            ♥ HIP-HOP/JAZZ DANCE CLASS
124221D                                                                                                                                                                     High energy street movements seen in your favorite music
   MHCC        2-3 yrs                12/3         W          4:00-4:45 p.m.                                                                                                videos emphasizing body movement and rhythm will be
Instructor: J. Paton                                                                                                                                                        showcased in this class. This class teaches choreography
                                                                                                                                                                            comprehension, musicality and performance.                                   Most
♥ TAP/BALLET-LEVEL I                                                                                                                                                        important is the fun you will have while learning. Class is
This is a creative and fun class for young dancers who have                                                                                                                 open to young men and women, beginner to intermediate
already been introduced to dance and who are building on                                                                                                                    levels, ages 8-Up. For additional information, please call
the basic fundamentals of dance. This is a two-part class                                                                                                                   the Diane Herbert Dance Studio at (410) 257-3127.
offering, tap and ballet. In this class, dancers will learn proper                                                                                                          14 Weeks ................................................................ $145.00
stretching and technique, basic combinations and progressions                                                                                                               113204A
across the floor. For the end-of-the-year performance, a
                                                                                                                                                                               NECC         8-18 yrs             9/15        M          7:45-8:30 p.m.
choreographed dance will be taught for both tap and ballet.
There will be no class on 11/26/08.                                                                                                                                         13 Weeks ................................................................ $145.00
Students will need dancewear or comfortable clothes,                                                                                                                        131249A
black tap shoes and pink ballet shoes.                                                                                                                                         SCC      8-Up            9/18         Th                 7:45-8:30 p.m.
4 Weeks .................................................................... $38.00                                                                                         Instructor: DHDS

121232A                                                                                                                                                                     ♥ WOW I’M A DANCING STAR
                                                                                                                                                                            A great class for enthusiastic 5-7 year old boys and girls!
   MHCC          4-7 yrs              9/3          W          4:45-5:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                            All forms of dance will be taught: tap, jazz, pre-ballet
121232B                                                                                                                                                                     and gymnastics technique. Come as you are for the first
   MHCC          4-7 yrs              10/1         W          4:45-5:30 p.m.                                                                                                class, dance attire will be discussed in class. There will be
                                                                                                                                                                            performance opportunities, as well as the Revue in June.
121232C                                                                                                                                                                     For additional information, please call the Diane Herbert
   MHCC          4-7 yrs              10/29        W          4:45-5:30 p.m.                                                                                                Dance Studio at (410) 257-3127.
3 Weeks .................................................................... $28.50                                                                                         14 Weeks ................................................................ $163.00
121232D                                                                                                                                                                     114222A
   MHCC        4-7 yrs                12/3         W          4:45-5:30 p.m.                                                                                                   NECC         5-7 yrs              9/15        M          6:45-7:45 p.m.
Instructor: J. Paton                                                                                                                                                        13 Weeks ................................................................ $163.00
                                                                                                                                                                            131248A
                                                                                                                                                                               SCC       5-7 yrs                 9/18        Th         6:30-7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                            Instructor: DHDS

6       CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                                (Unless otherwise noted)                                       www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
♥ SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE?                                                       BILLIARDS: A POCKET OF FUN                                                          XBOX 360
CAN YOU DANCE WITH THE BEST?                                                        Open activity! Challenge your friends to a game of 8 Ball, 9                        Open activity! The Heat is ON! Come and challenge your
Diane Herbert Dance Studio (DHDS) is recruiting new                                 Ball, Cut Throat, or the pool game of your choice.                                  friends. We have games, but you can bring your own games.
talented dancers for their top performance show groups.                             Continuous ............................................................... FREE     (Parks & Recreation is not responsible for personal games if
The DHDS is a studio that loves performing and has been                                                                                                                 lost, stolen and/or damaged.)Ages 6-9 must be accompanied by
selected for the past 13 years to perform at Walt Disney                            115777A                                                                             an adult. Additional charges will apply for damaged and stolen
World and on various cruise ships. You will have the                                   NBCC       10-Up        9/8           M-F               4:00-9:00 p.m.           equipment and/or property. Yearly period: January 1-December
opportunity to be a part of the World Dance Tour this                                                                                                                   31. FREE PLAY THE ENTIRE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER.
season. This class will offer a combination of subjects such                        DA` GAME SHACK                                                                      Yearly Cost................................................................. $5.00
a tap, jazz, ballet and lyrical. Auditions for these classes                        This drop-in game period is designed for ages 11-15.
                                                                                    Participants can enjoy billiards, movies, foosball, music                           133784A
are required and placement will be made accordingly.
For additional information, please call the Diane Herbert                           listening, XBOX 360 and/or just kick-it with friends. Pre-                             SCC          Adult             9/8         M-Sa 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Dance Studio at (410) 257-3127.                                                     registration required. If you are interested in this activity,                      133784B
14 Weeks ................................................................ $282.00   please see our Special Event section for Tournament of                                 SCC        6-17 yrs            9/8         M-Sa           4:30-8:30 p.m.
                                                                                    Champions, XBOX Challenge–NASCAR Racing, and Sport
113200A                                                                             “cup” Stacking Contest.                                                             Instructor: Staff
   NECC         8-Up                 9/15        M          6:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                    Open Activity - Continuous.................................... FREE                 “WHO’S HOUSE?” TEEN HOUSE!
                                                                                    131776B                                                                             The Southern Community Center is a great place to hang out
                                                                                                                                                                        and kick-it with friends. WE GOT IT! WE GOT IT! The Big
                         DROP IN                                                       SCC          11-15 yrs
                                                                                    Instructor: Staff
                                                                                                                        M-F          3:30-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                        Screen TV w/ XBOX 360! Proper ID and Registration required.
                                                                                                                                                                        Stop by and hang-out. There is Ping Pong, Pool, Movies, Bingo,
                                                                                                                                                                        Parking-lot Jams, Freestyle Friday, and much, much more.
 TODDLER                                                                                             GAME ROOM - NECC
                                                                                                                                                                        Open Activity ........................................................... FREE
                                                                                      Open activity! Come try your luck at pool, ping pong,
                                                                                      shuffleboard, foosball or games! Must have NECC ID                                 131776A
♥ CONNECT THE TOTS -
                                                                                        card. Game Room is open Sunday-Thursday from                                       SCC        12-17 yrs              9/8          M-F        3:30-8:00 p.m.
PARENT/CHILD PLAYGROUP
Join this fun drop-in/non-structured interactive playgroup for                          8:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from                               Instructor: Staff
parents and children. Give your child the opportunity to play                           8:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Children under the age of 10
with other children while you socialize with other parents                                      must be accompanied by an adult.                                                  SATURDAYS = FAMILY FUN
and friends. New parents and children are welcome. Please                           Continuous ............................................................... FREE        Families are invited to visit North Beach Community
bring toys from home to play with! We are looking for a group                                                                                                              Center from 1:00-7:00 p.m. to enjoy time together. All
leader, please call (410) 586-1101.                                                                                                                                      types of games are available for your use including pool,
                                                                                                                                                                         ping pong, foosball, and other board games. Kids-this is
Continuous ............................................................... FREE
133772A
                                                                                      JOB OPPORTUNITIES                                                                         the perfect time to challenge your parents.

   SCC        9 mo-Up 9/8                M              10:00-11:00 a.m.                    with Parks & Recreation                                                      ADULT
133772B                                                                                           Call (410) 535-1600 or
  SCC      9 mo-Up 9/10                  W              10:00-11:00 a.m.                                                                                                ADULT SWIM-RATED “A” FOR ADULTS
                                                                                                 (301) 855-1243 ext. 2225                                               Adult Subject Matters, Adult Conversation and Adult
Volunteer: TBA                                                                                                                                                          Company-sounds good - LET’S TALK ABOUT IT! Politics, a
♥ PARENT/CHILD INTERACTIVE PLAY GROUP                                                                                                                                   good book, bad relationships! Are you overdue for a good
All are invited to bring their little ones. This includes                                                                                                               chitchat? Are you overdue for good conversation? Tired of
                                                                                    GAME TIME                                                                           the bar dating scene? Are you bored, lonely and have no one
moms, grandmas, and caregivers. Interactive activities                              Boys and girls are invited to drop by NBCC after school to
are encouraged-adults talk and children play. New parents                                                                                                               to talk to? Come join us at the Southern Community Center
                                                                                    enjoy various board games. Choose from checkers, bingo,                             for great conversation and new friendship. This is a great way
and children are always welcome!                                                    connect four, puzzles, scrabble, etc.                                               to meet new people here in the community. We are looking
Continuous ............................................................... FREE     Continuous ............................................................... FREE     for an adult supervisor to head this activity. Please call (410)
111661A                                                                             111660A                                                                             586-1101. Activity meets every 4th Friday. This is a small step
   NECC         Birth-Up             9/10        W        9:30-11:00 a.m.              NBCC         10-14 yrs            9/8         M-F        4:00-6:00 p.m.          to meeting others with the same interest. Pre-Registration
                                                                                                                                                                        Required.
111661B
                                                                                    OPEN SPINNING NIGHT                                                                 1 Month ..................................................................... FREE
   NECC         Birth-Up             9/12        F       10:45 a.m.-Noon            Bring your spinning wheel and enjoy the company of other                            132778A
                                                                                    spinners (and knitters), in Room 2 of the Prince Frederick
♥ PARK PALS - PARENT/CHILD PLAYGROUP                                                                                                                                       SCC        Adult         9/26          F                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
                                                                                    Public Library on Monday, 10/20/08 and 11/17/08, from
The place to share outdoor fun with old friends and new
                                                                                    6:00-9:00 p.m. Instructor Nancy Donley will be present to                           132778B
friends is COVE POINT PARK in Lusby, Maryland. Fresh air,
country setting, birds singing and nature everywhere. Join this
                                                                                    offer assistance and guidance for this free activity!                                  SCC        Adult         10/24         F                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
fun drop-in/non-structured interactive playgroup for parents                        UNPLUGGED JAM SESSION                                                               132778A
and children. Give your child the opportunity to play with                          Impromptu-a music-jam session created for those who have                               SCC      Adult           11/21         F                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
other children while you socialize with other parents and                           a passion for kicking notes and lyrics. Create new beats or                         Instructor: Staff
friends. New parents and children are welcome. The group                            jam to old rhythms. The house is open! Bring a friend and/or
will meet at the playground site. Parents may bring balls and                       meet new friends. These sessions will meet every 4th Friday.
other outdoor toys for play time. We are looking for a group                        PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
leader, please call (410) 586-1101.                                                 1 Evening .................................................................. FREE
Continuous ............................................................... FREE
                                                                                    133774A
133772C                                                                                SCC         16-Up        9/26         F                  8:00-9:00 p.m.
  SCC      9 mo-Up 9/9                   T              10:00-11:00 a.m.
                                                                                    133774B
Volunteer: TBA
                                                                                       SCC         16-Up        10/24        F                  8:00-9:00 p.m.

 YOUTH / TEENS / ADULTS                                                             133774A
                                                                                       SCC      16-Up           11/21        F                  8:00-9:00 p.m.
CHALK IT UP! - BILLIARDS                                                            Instructor: Staff
Open activity! Billiards is a great sport that can be enjoyed
by all. Pool pass required. Must be 10 years old to use the                         ♥ “YOU GOT SERVED”- TABLE TENNIS
pool table.                                                                         Open activity! Come and challenge your friends.
Continuous Pool Pass-One Time Fee ..................... $5.00                       Continuous ....................................... One Time Fee $5.00
132770A                                                                             133781A
   SCC          Adult                9/8         M-Sa       9:00-9:00 p.m.             SCC          Adult             9/8        M-Sa 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

131771A                                                                             133781B
   SCC        10-17 yrs              9/8         M-Sa       4:00-8:30 p.m.             SCC        10-17 yrs           9/8        M-Sa           4:30-8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Staff                                                                   Instructor: Staff


Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                                                            CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                              (Unless otherwise noted)       7
                                                                                        LET YOUR FINGERS DO THE TALKING                                                         ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY
         Gift Certificates                                                               (BEGINNERS)
                                                                                        Learn to communicate with the hearing impaired. A won-
                                                                                                                                                                                DISORDER; WHAT PARENTS NEED
                                                                                                                                                                                TO KNOW
            Available                                                                   derful gift! Participants must purchase required course
                                                                                        book (The Joy of Signing, about $22-25, and can be used
                                                                                                                                                                                ADHD is one of the most common, yet misunderstood and
                                                                                                                                                                                difficult to manage disorder in children. This workshop
        (410) 535-1600, ext. 2226                                                       for the advance class.) NOTE: Book not required first day                                will describe symptoms and common behaviors that occur.
                                                                                        of class. Material fee: $3, payable to the instructor at the                            Intervention strategies will be provided to help you manage
                                                                                        first class.                                                                             your child.
                                                                                        5 Weeks .................................................................... $30.00     1 Day......................................................................... $36.00

               EDUCATION /                                                              131002A
                                                                                           SCC         Adult         9/25          Th                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                132686C
                                                                                                                                                                                   SCC       Adult      12/11              F                 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
               DEVELOPMENT                                                              Instructor: S. Kaltwasser                                                               Instructor: S. Hinds - BACC

                                                                                        MAD SCIENCE CLUB - CENTRAL DISTRICT
 YOUTH / TEEN / ADULT
ALGEBRA FUNDAMENTALS
                                                                                        Mad Science System 2 -
                                                                                        Energy, Light And Slime
                                                                                                                                                                                                           FITNESS
Topics to be covered include: solving equations with one                                This hair-raising program will explore heat, magnetism, op-
variable; two variable equations including graphing of lines;                           tical illusions, the world of polymer science, static electric-                          TODDLER
inequalities; absolute value equations and inequalities;                                ity and more! Students will gain an understanding of the
polynomials including multiplying and dividing; systems                                 science that is around them including energy, chemical and                              ♥ KIDS IN MOTION
of linear equations; rules for simplifying expressions with                             physical science. A sound generator, Van de Graff machine                               Children learn the fun of movement and to express
exponents.                                                                              and a cotton candy machine will be demonstrated. For ad-                                themselves through some of today’s popular children’s
1 Day......................................................................... $23.00   ditional information e-mail www.madscience.org/south-                                   songs. During class the children learn coordination and
115001A                                                                                 ernmd Pre-registration must be done through CCPR!                                       cooperation while using shaky eggs, bean bags, parachute,
   NBCC          9-12 Gr              10/25        Sa          1:00-3:00 p.m.           6 Weeks .................................................................... $63.00     tunnels and marching instruments, all in a warm and fun
                                                                                        121004A                                                                                 atmosphere.
115001B                                                                                                                                                                         12 Weeks .................................................................. $63.00
                                                                                           HES         Gr 1-3        9/9           Tu                 4:05-5:05 p.m.
   NBCC          9-12 Gr              11/15        Sa          1:00-3:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                Walk-ins...................................................................... $6.00
                                                                                        121004B
115001C                                                                                                                                                                         114331A
                                                                                           SES         Gr 1-3        9/11          Th                  4:05-5:05 p.m.
   NBCC       9-12 Gr                 12/6         Sa          1:00-3:00 p.m.                                                                                                      NECC        2-5 yrs                9/8          M       10:30-11:15 a.m.
                                                                                        Instructor: Mad Science of Southern Maryland
Instructor: B. Heim                                                                                                                                                             Instructor: J. Mullens
ESOL (ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER                                                     Mad Science System 3:
LANGUAGES)                                                                              Che-Mystery And Fantastic Forces                                                         YOUTH
Aprenda a hablar ingles y obtenga las habilidades                                       Students will take a journey through scientific discovery
necesarias para tener exito en el trabajo. Los estudiantes                              from Newton’s first law to the super structures of ancient                               ♥ GLOVE-UP FITNESS
aprenderan pronunciacion, gramatica, vocabulario                                        Rome to what makes soda fizz. Activities include making                                  Come join the champs for easy-to-learn self-defense fitness
basico y frases utiles. Para principiantes o cualquier                                  an earthquake proof building and a chemical crystal                                     Glove-Up style. Taught by a Golden Glove Champion and
persona que desee mejorar su ingles.                                                    garden, and turning water in to a solid instantly using a                               ex-professional boxer. Lose weight, increase tone and
Learn to speak English and develop the skills needed for                                common household item. Can you keep a secret? Good,                                     cardio aerobic fitness. Come ready to achieve, dress in
the work place. Students learn pronunciation, grammar                                   because we will expose the scientific secrets of the world’s                             proper workout attire and bring water and an exercise
skills, basic vocabulary and phrases. For beginners or                                  greatest magicians. Playing with sand that is scared of                                 mat. Hand wraps are needed. You can bring your own or
anyone who would like to improve their English                                          water, building a nerve tester, and using vortex generators                             purchase from the instructor.
7 Weeks - First Family Member ........................... $83.00                        is all part of the fun while getting excited about science!                             8 Weeks .................................................................... $93.00
Additional Members .......................... $74.00 per person                         For additional information email www.madscience.org/
                                                                                                                                                                                Walk-ins...................................................................... $8.00
                                                                                        southernmd Pre-registration must be made CCPR!
123001A                                                                                                                                                                         112339A
                                                                                        6 Weeks .................................................................... $63.00
   MHCC 10-Up        9/13                  Sa              10:15-11:15 a.m.                                                                                                        WHMS 8-Up           9/8                 M/W                 6:45-7:45 p.m.
Instructor: Frauke Bowen                                                                121004C
                                                                                                                                                                                Instructor: T. Holland
                                                                                           HES         Gr 4-5        9/9           Tu                  4:05-5:05 p.m.
E.T. SIGN HOME
                                                                                        121004D                                                                                  TEEN / ADULT
Give your child the gift of communicating. Learn to
communicate with the hearing impaired. Material fee: $12,                                  SES         Gr 4-5        9/11          Th                  4:05-5:05 p.m.
payable to the instructor at the first class.                                            Instructor: Mad Science of Southern Maryland                                            ♥ AEROBICS & MOORE
5 Weeks .................................................................... $19.00                                                                                             It’s a work out for the whole body. This co-ed class includes
                                                                                        SOCIAL SKILLS FOR CHILDREN WITH ADHD                                                    a muscle strengthening weight session and low or high
131001A                                                                                 ADHD in children can range from mild to complex. Children                               impact aerobics set to a variety of music. After aerobics
   PES        6-13 yrs                9/23         Tu          4:00-5:00 p.m.           with ADHD who have behavioral problems and social skills                                and an intense muscle training floorwork segment, a
Instructor: S. Kaltwasser                                                               deficits suffer due to lack of friends and inability to understand                       complete body stretching session follows. Hand weights
                                                                                        social cues. This workshop will provide practical information                           and a mat are needed. Babysitting is available for $1.50
FRENCH LANGUAGE                                                                         to help parents recognize the need for social skills and                                per class and this fee is payable at the time of service.
Get a brief introduction to the culture and the language,                               information that will enable them to coach their children.                              This class will follow the Calvert County Public Schools
as well as an overview of the basic grammar and useful                                  Community resources will be provided.                                                   inclement weather policy. Classes will be cancelled when
phrases needed for basic conversation and travel.
                                                                                        1 Day......................................................................... $36.00   schools are closed or 2-hour delay. Classes will begin at the
7 Weeks ................................................ $83.00 per person                                                                                                      scheduled time when Calvert County Public Schools open
                                                                                        132686A
123005A                                                                                                                                                                         1-hour late.
                                                                                           SCC         Adult         9/18          Th                6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
   MHCC 16-Up        9/11                  Th                  7:00-8:00 p.m.                                                                                                   14 Weeks          3 Days ............................................ $138.00
                                                                                        Instructor: D. Weller - BACC
Instructor: Frauke Bowen                                                                                                                                                                          2 Days ............................................ $114.00
GERMAN LANGUAGE                                                                         HOW TO DISCIPLINE WITHOUT                                                               Walk-ins...................................................................... $5.00
Whether you are a student who will be traveling or                                      SCREAMING AND SCOLDING                                                                  NOTE: Seniors (55+) receive a $5.00 discount on 2-day,
studying, or a visitor on business or vacation, you will                                This workshop will provide essential parenting information                              3-day and unlimited registration
learn an abundance of country facts and cultural insights,                              to help you provide structure and discipline in your home. It                           113341A (3 days a week)
as well as the language in this course. You will learn                                  is time to stop criticizing, blaming, shaming and complaining.                             NECC        16-Up         9/8           M/W/F             9:15-10:25 a.m.
German phrases, words and expressions useful for basic                                  Learn to incorporate practical strategies that work. Registration
conversation and travel.                                                                is required, and may be completed over the phone.                                       113341B (2 days a week)
7 Weeks ................................................ $83.00 per person              1 Day......................................................................... $36.00      NECC 16-Up        9/8                   M/W/F             9:15-10:25 a.m.
                                                                                        132686B                                                                                 Instructor: K. Moore
123004A
   MHCC 16-Up        9/13                  Sa                9:00-10:00 a.m.               SCC         Adult         10/9          F                 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Frauke Bowen                                                                Instructor: S. Hinds - BACC


8        CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                                 (Unless otherwise noted)                                        www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
♥ AFTERNOON WORKOUT                                                                     8 Weeks - 2 Classes per Week ............................... $88.00                    ♥ CARDIO FIT (HIGH/LOW) BIO AEROBICS
This one-hour class includes a warm-Up, low impact, high                                           1 Class per Week ................................... $46.00                 This 60-minute class is a complete fitness program, which
energy cardio activity with simple steps and some choreography,                         Walk-ins..................................................................... $ 8.00   conditions the cardiovascular system and tones and
strength work with bands and light weights, and a stretch, all                                                                                                                 strengthens muscle groups. This program includes two
                                                                                        112300C (2 classes per week)
done to motivating music. Aerobic shoes, light hand weights, a                                                                                                                 upper body routines incorporating the use of weights.
mat for floor work, and bands are needed. (Bands can be bought                              NECC        10-Up         11/4          Tu/Th               6:00-7:00 p.m.          You burn fat and lose inches the fun and challenging way
through the instructor for $5.00.) There is water available, but                        112300D (1 class per week)                                                             through carefully choreographed, easy-to-learn dances
students might prefer to bring a bottle. Ages 13-16 are welcome                            NECC        10-Up         11/4          Tu/Th               6:00-7:00 p.m.          that are geared to the average participant, make the choice
with participation of parent or guardian only.                                                                                                                                 according to your own fitness level and desired needs. The
                                                                                        15 Weeks .................................................................. $73.00     class atmosphere is non-competitive. If you love to dance
9 Weeks
Full Adult Registration .......................................... $77.50               Walk-ins..................................................................... $ 8.00   and want to tone and strengthen your body, this is the class
Teen 13-16 yrs, registration with parent.. ........... $55.00                           123330B                                                                                for you! Floor exercise is included,bring your own mat.
                                                                                           MHCC 12-Up        9/13                  Sa                  8:30-9:30 a.m.          For more information, contact BIO AEROBICS (Peggy) at
Second Adult/same household .............................. $67.00                                                                                                              (410) 451-4056
Half registration - 9 classes................................... $46.00                 Instructor: C. Payne
                                                                                                                                                                               8 Weeks (16 classes) .............................................. $68.00
Walk-in ...................................................................... $ 8.00
                                                                                        ♥ KICKBOXING (LIKE NO OTHER)                                                           8 Weeks (8 classes) ................................................ $38.00
123334A                                                                                 Come join the ranks of many who have studied the traditional
   CCS       13-Up    9/18                 Tu/Th               4:45-5:45 p.m.                                                                                                  112331B (2 classes per week)
                                                                                        art of Thai/kickboxing. This is a fun class to help you lose
                                                                                        weight, build muscle and increase your cardio endurance. All                              WHMS 18-Up               9/8           M/W                7:00-8:00 p.m.
Instructor: L. Bloyer
                                                                                        are welcome-men, women and teens. Come ready to push                                   112331C (1 class per week)
♥ FABULOUS ABS                                                                          yourself beyond your current fitness level and have fun doing                              WHMS 18-Up               9/8           M/W                7:00-8:00 p.m.
This 45-minute workout focuses on the abdominals. Great way                             so. This training is a great self-defense and self-esteem boost
to trim and tone your midsection, strengthen your core and                              as well. Equipment needed: hand-wraps, boxing gloves (easy to                          7 Weeks (14 classes) ............................................. $62.00
work toward those six-pack abs you’ve always wanted. Class                              find at sports stores and online, 12 oz. or 14 oz. recommended),                        7 Weeks (7 classes) ................................................ $38.00
is appropriate for most fitness levels. Need exercise/yoga mat.                          exercise mat and lots of water. Contact instructor with ques-
Drop-ins welcome. Take this class and the Firm and Tone with                                                                                                                   112331F (2 classes per week)
                                                                                        tions at (301) 812-2950 or aimeereynolds29@yahoo.com                                      WHMS 18-Up               11/10         M/W                7:00-8:00 p.m.
Weights class, for only $115 (take both and save over $10).
                                                                                        8 Weeks .................................................................. $135.00
10 Weeks .................................................................. $63.00                                                                                             112331G (1 class per week)
                                                                                        123340A
Drop-in ...................................................................... $ 5.00                                                                                             WHMS 18-Up        11/10                M/W                7:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                           SES      15-Up     9/9                  Tu/Th               7:00-8:00 p.m.
123333A                                                                                                                                                                        Instructor: N. Poole
                                                                                        Instructor: A. Reynolds
   MHCC 16-Up         9/8       M/W                            7:15-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                               8 Weeks (16 classes) .............................................. $68.00
Instructor: S. Crutchfield, DanceFit Studios                                             ♥ PILATES                                                                              8 Weeks (8 classes) ................................................ $38.00
                                                                                        This class will teach you a variety of pilates exercises which
♥ FIRM AND TONE WITH WEIGHTS                                                            focus on your core with a mixture of yoga. Learn different                             112331D (2 classes per week)
This 45-minute class combines weights, standing exercises and                                                                                                                     NECC        18-Up        9/8           Tu/Th              7:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                        levels of the poses, starting out with modifications to more
floor work to firm and tone the entire body. Great overall workout.
                                                                                        advanced poses. You choose what feels best to your body.                               112331E (1 class per week)
Instructor will help you customize the workout to meet your
                                                                                        You will benefit from pilates by gaining flexibility, muscle                                NECC        18-Up        9/8           Tu/Th              7:00-8:00 p.m.
fitness goals. Need exercise/yoga mat and hand weights (can
                                                                                        work of weight training without bulking of muscles, creat-
also do exercises without weights). Class is appropriate for most
                                                                                        ing long, lean muscles with a toned body and more stream-                              7 Weeks (14 classes) ............................................. $62.00
fitness levels. Drop-ins welcome. Take this class and the Fabulous
Abs class for only $115 (take both and save over $10).
                                                                                        lined shape. Improve posture and relieve many aches and                                7 Weeks (7 classes) ................................................ $38.00
                                                                                        pains. Your mind, body and soul will benefit from this class
10 Weeks .................................................................. $63.00                                                                                             112331H (2 classes per week)
                                                                                        and give you an extraordinary feeling of well-being. Will
Drop-in ...................................................................... $ 5.00   resume in Spring Session 2009!                                                            NECC        18-Up        11/10         Tu/Th              7:00-8:00 p.m.
123337A                                                                                                                                                                        112331I (1 class per week)
                                                                                        ♥ ZUMBA
   MHCC 16-Up         9/8       M/W                            6:30-7:15 p.m.                                                                                                     NECC 18-Up         11/10               Tu/Th              7:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                        Zumba fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves
Instructor: S. Crutchfield, DanceFit Studios                                             to create a dynamic workout system that will blow you away.                            Instructor: L. Swanson
♥ JAZZERCISE                                                                            It’s different, it’s effective, and best of all it’s FUN. Ditch the
                                                                                        workout-join the party! This 30-minute Zumba Express class                             ♥ HATHA YOGA
Fall in to Jazzercise!                                                                                                                                                         This class combines breathing, stretching, balancing and
Jazzercise combines simple jazz-dance movements with                                    is appropriate to most fitness levels. AND...DON’T FORGET,
                                                                                        men can Zumba too! For more information, call (301) 855-2260.                          relaxation for a full mind and body workout. Primary focus
carefully planned, effective exercise. Each 60-65 minute                                                                                                                       is on increasing flexibility and building strength through
class includes a warm-up, an aerobic segment followed by a                              No special equipment necessary.
                                                                                                                                                                               various yoga poses. This class is structured to include the
cool-down, muscle toning and flexibility exercise, and a final                            10 Weeks 3 classes a week ................................ $73.00                      beginner, as well as the intermediate yoga student.
cool-down. The music and routines are current with some                                                 2 classes a week ................................ $52.00               8 Weeks .................................................................... $75.00
of the latest dance moves to keep the program fresh and                                                 1 class a week .................................... $26.00
fun! Jazzercise is non-competitive--designed so that people                                                                                                                    Walk–ins ................................................................... $15.00
                                                                                        Drop-in .......................................................$4.00 per class
at all fitness levels can participate-– and this fosters a sense                                                                                                                112330B
of camaraderie. Classes are meant to be fun, and the fun is                             123338A                                                                                   NECC 18-Up         9/12                F                9:30-10:30 a.m.
what makes Jazzercise unique. This is a great class to do with                             MHCC 16-Up                9/9           Tu/Th               6:30-7:00 p.m.          Instructor: L. Chandlee
a friend, daughter, mother or any other combination! For
                                                                                        113301A
more information please contact Christina at 443-532-5088/                                                                                                                     ♥ INTRODUCTION TO YOGA
cehanko@msn.com Please bring a mat or towel and water                                      NECC 16-Up         9/8       M/W/F                        12:30-1:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                               This hatha yoga class was developed to accommodate all
to class. Wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes!                                  Instructor: S. Crutchfield, DanceFit Studios                                            fitness levels. It is a great way to learn yoga if you have
8 Weeks - 2 Classes per Week ............................... $78.00                                                                                                            never practiced before. It is also helpful in deepening
1 Class per Week..................................................... $40.00             ADULT                                                                                 your own practice if you are an experienced yogi. It is an
Walk-ins..................................................................... $ 8.00                                                                                           ideal class for anyone who is interested in the following:
112300A (2 classes per week)                                                            ♥ BEGINNERS YOGA                                                                       strengthening and toning muscle, increasing energy level,
                                                                                        This is a Hatha yoga class for the beginner student, and for                           improving balance and flexibility and reducing stress. The
   NECC        10-Up         9/8           M/W                 6:00-7:00 p.m.                                                                                                  class format includes seated, standing, prone and supine
                                                                                        those who have taken some yoga classes before. The class
112300B (1 class per week)                                                              will focus on increasing your flexibility in all areas of the body,                     postures. Breathing techniques connect mind, body and
   NECC        10-Up         9/8           M/W                 6:00-7:00 p.m.           along with muscle toning and strength building. There will also                        spirit. It is an uplifting and relaxing class! Please bring
                                                                                        be emphasis on stress relief and relaxation techniques. Also,                          your yoga mat and a firm blanket. One or two yoga blocks
                                                                                        includes breathing exercises. Please bring a yoga mat and a                            can be helpful, but are not required. (An old tie makes a
                                                                                        firm blanket. For more information, please call Lisa Winger                             great strap.)
                                                                                        at (410) 535-5392.                                                                     8 Weeks .................................................................... $71.00
                                                                                        8 Weeks .................................................................... $68.00    Walk-Ins ................................................................... $12.00
                                                                                        Walk-ins.................................................................... $10.00    112301B
                                                                                        122330A                                                                                   NECC        Adult        9/8           M                9:30-10:30 a.m.
                                                                                           CMS       Adult    9/18                 Th                  7:00-8:00 p.m.          112301A
                                                                                        Instructor: L. Winger                                                                     NECC Adult          9/9                Tu                 7:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                               Instructor: K. LaBonte


Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                                                                   CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                              (Unless otherwise noted)        9
                                                                                       ♥ YOGA                                                                                  ♥ YOGA FOR STRENGTH AND FITNESS
            VOLUNTEERS,                                                                Class focuses on breathing techniques, increasingly challenging
                                                                                       postures and relaxation awareness. An open class designed for
                                                                                                                                                                               In this dynamic, movement experience – by “Renaissance
                                                                                                                                                                               Yoga”-engage in a full range of classical asanas (postures).
            WE NEED YOU!                                                               continuing students to deepen their practice and for beginners
                                                                                       who have an established physical fitness routine. This is a
                                                                                                                                                                               Explore more than 150 poses as the routine evolves. Tone and
                                                                                                                                                                               strengthen muscles; increase range of motion and flexibility;
                                                                                       vigorous class, not recommended for people just starting a                              connect mind, body and breath; heighten your awareness;
                                                                                       fitness program. For more information, call (410) 414-3979.                              and above all: ‘Feel Good Again.’ Hear an inspiring tale each
                                                                                       10 Weeks .................................................................. $83.00      week. Bring a yoga mat; all levels welcome. Satyam, trained
♥ LADIES LET’S WALK @ CPP & SMS                                                                                                                                                and certified in India; For more information, please e-mail the
                                                                                       Walk-ins.................................................................... $10.00
The beautiful Cove Point Park and “just added” Southern                                                                                                                        instructor at renyoga@earthlink.net, call(410) 867-0112 or
Middle School! Ladies, join us for an exhilarating 1-3 mile                            112666B                                                                                 visit the website at: www.renyoga.com.
walk. Great way to exercise and a great way to meet new                                   NECC 16-Up         9/11                 Th                  7:30-9:00 p.m.           1 Week ...................................................................... $25.00
friends! All interested individuals should register with                               Instructor: J. Crespi                                                                   Walk-ins.................................................................... $30.00
Parks and Recreation before reporting to Cove Point Park
and/or Southern Middle School in Lusby. NOTE: SMS offers                               ♥ YOGA FOR STRENGTH AND FITNESS                                                         113302A
a half hour walk period in the gym prior to the basketball                             In this dynamic, movement experience – by “Renaissance                                     NECC        16-Up         10/18         Sa                 2:00-4:00 p.m.
activity. For more information, call (410) 586-1101.                                   Yoga”-engage in a full range of classical asanas (postures).
Continuous ............................................................... FREE        Explore more than 150 poses as the routine evolves. Tone and
                                                                                       strengthen muscles; increase range of motion and flexibility;
132334A
   CPP         Adult         9/9           T/Th                      8:45 a.m.
                                                                                       connect mind, body and breath; heighten your awareness;                                               MARTIAL ARTS
                                                                                       and above all: ‘Feel Good Again.’ Hear an inspiring tale each
132334B                                                                                week. Bring a yoga mat; all levels welcome. Satyam, trained
   CPP         Adult         9/9           T/Th                      5:30 p.m.
                                                                                       and certified in India; For more information, please e-mail the                           YOUTH / TEEN / ADULT
                                                                                       instructor at renyoga@earthlink.net, call(410) 867-0112 or
132334E                                                                                visit the website at: www.renyoga.com.                                                  ♥ GRAND EARTH KUNG FU &
   SMS         Adult         9/9           T/Th                      5:30 p.m.         10 Weeks .................................................................. $78.00      TAI CHI SCHOOL
                                                                                       Walk-ins.................................................................... $10.00     (Formerly Shaolin Temple Kung Fu School)
132334F                                                                                                                                                                        Sifu Gary Utterback, Sifu Scott Westcamp are back to
  CPP      Adult      9/9                  T/Th                      2:30 p.m.         112337A                                                                                 teach the Ancient Chinese Arts of Self Defense as handed
Volunteer: P. Hutchins                                                                    NECC        16-Up         9/8           M                   6:30-7:30 p.m.           down from master to student for the last 5,000 years.
                                                                                       112337B                                                                                 With over 52 years of combined teaching experience
♥ STROLLER ALERT -                                                                        NECC 16-Up                9/11          Th                9:00-10:00 a.m.            these internationally-recognized Masters of the ancient
WALKING CLUB FOR PARENTS                                                                                                                                                       arts are ready, willing and excited to share with you the
                                                                                       Instructor: Satyam
Mommies, daddies, and grand-parents, please join us for                                                                                                                        history, philosophy and combat secrets of various styles
an exhilarating 1-3 mile walk with your babies. Great way                              ♥ YOGA & CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS                                                           of Chinese Kung Fu and Tai Chi. You will learn, practical
to exercise and a wonderful way to meet new friends!                                   Explore your inner being throughout yoga and creative                                   effective modern self defense through awareness and self
All interested individuals should register with Parks and                              expressions. Learn how your innate creativity and yoga                                  defense training, ancient forms, sparring, ancient weapons,
Recreation before reporting to Cove Point Park in Lusby.                               practice compliment one another through art, crafts, writing,                           Chi Gung (internal energy development) and much, much
We are looking for a group leader for this activity, please                            meditation and movement. These tools are presented to gain                              more. Through practice of these ancient arts, higher levels
call (410) 586-1101.                                                                   deeper self-awareness and move your physical yoga practice                              of self confidence and self esteem are developed that will
Continuous ............................................................... FREE        into everyday life. For more information, please email                                  benefit everyone from every walk of life in any endeavor
                                                                                       crtoribio@yahoo.com or call (301) 266-4825.                                             undertaken. Military personnel and family members-in
132334C                                                                                                                                                                        appreciation for your service to our Country ALL Military
   CPP         Adult         9/9           T/Th                      9:45 a.m.         6 Weeks ................................................................... $65.00
                                                                                                                                                                               personnel and their family members will receive a 30%
                                                                                       112305A                                                                                 discount off of the tuition cost for our class. A Military
132334D
                                                                                          NBCC Adult          10/1                W                   7:00-8:30 p.m.           ID must be presented at time of registration.
  CPP      Adult             9/9           T/Th                      2:30 p.m.
                                                                                       Instructor: C. Toribio                                                                  10 Weeks (20 classes) .......................................... $103.00
Volunteer: TBA
                                                                                                                                                                               10 Weeks (10 classes) ............................................ $53.00
                                                                                       ♥ YOGA & LIVE SITAR: A JOURNEY INTO
♥ FREE TURBO KICK CLASS                                                                                                                                                        113440A
TRY TURBO KICK for FREE on Wednesday, September
                                                                                       INDIA’S MYSTICAL TRADITION
                                                                                       Journey into the mystical and the melodious world of India                                 NECC 10-Up           9/8       M/W          7:30-9:00 p.m.
3, 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Southern Community Center. Want                                                                                                                       Instructors: Sifu G. Utterback/Sifu S. Westcamp
                                                                                       as you move through a multi-dimensional yoga practice with
to burn 500-800 calories? Sign up for TURBO KICKTM! Its
                                                                                       awe-inspiring sounds of a live sitar to guide you along. Claim
kickboxing and so much more! You will kick, punch, and
                                                                                       the mind with age-old meditative techniques, nurture the                                ♥ HOW TO BE A LADY
groove the calories away in this action-packed, super fun,                             body with gentle yoga, lunge into a few challenging poses,                              (Women’s Self-Defense Awareness)
safe and effective cardio workout. Please call (410) 586-                              and, above all, soothe your soul in this dynamic program.                               Learn self-defense techniques and become aware of basic
1101 and/or just stop by the Southern Community Center                                 The sitar and yoga are natural compliments, both stemming                               physical and mental preparation for protecting yourself
to register.                                                                           from the roots of Indian mysticism. And your hosts - Satyam                             against unwanted intruders. SHIDO KARATE, SHINDO
1 Class ....................................................................... FREE   and Anthony - have done extensive training at ashrams in                                JUJITSU-It is a no-nonsense method to approach personal
132373C                                                                                India. This authentic and unique program is for anyone and                              protection. More than self-defense! This system stresses
                                                                                       everyone: Yoga enthusiasts and music lovers alike. For more                             awareness, not just in training, but in everyday life. There is
   SCC      15-Up       9/3       W               5:30-6:30 p.m.
                                                                                       information, visit www.renyoga.com, www.musicamalatesta.                                an emphasis on simple, practical and effective techniques,
Instructor: K. Poteet - Certified Turbo Kick Instructor                                 com or call (410) 867-0112. Register early; bring yoga mat.                             which have been tested on the streets.
                                                                                                                                                                               8 Weeks .................................................................... $43.00
♥ TURBO KICK                                                                           1 Day ........................................................................ $25.00
Want to burn 500-800 calories? Sign up for TURBO KICKTM!                               Walk ins.................................................................... $30.00     133440A
Its kickboxing and so much more! You will kick, punch, and                             112305A                                                                                    SCC       15-Up     9/20                Sa               9:00-10:00 a.m.
groove the calories away in this action-packed, super fun, safe                           NECC Adult                10/18         Sa                  7:00-8:30 p.m.           Instructor: T. Korentsides
and effective cardio workout. Turbo KickTM offers the ultimate
                                                                                       Instructor: Satyam                                                                      ♥ JAPANESE KENPO BUJUTSU
cardiovascular challenge, complete with a sport specific warm-
Up, bouts of intense intervals, easy to follow kicking and                                                                                                                     For over 35 years Tyrone Aiken, a Go-Dan (Fifth Degree)
punching combinations, specific strength/endurance training,                                                                                                                    has taught/studied the Japanese Kenpo Bujutsu System.
and a tai-chi like cool down. This class allows individuals of                                                                                                                 Teaching students how to unify mind and body in order to
any fitness and age level to participate and to custom tailor                                                                                                                   undo stress related diseases. Sensei Aiken-will teach you
their workout. Come join the fun! NOTE: Please bring plenty                                                                                                                    the way to sustain yourself in the middle of chaos. You
of water and an exercise mat.                                                                                                                                                  will learn the basic philosophy, history (traditions) and
8 Weeks (2 days)..................................................... $83.00                                                                                                   techniques of traditional Japanese Martial Arts (Bujutsu).
                                                                                                                                                                               No prior experience is necessary.
132373A                                                                                                                                                                        continuous ................................................................ FREE
   SCC         15-Up         9/15          M/W                5:30-6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                               113442A
8 Weeks (One day) ................................................. $45.00                                                                                                        NECC 12-Up                9/13          Sa        10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
132373B                                                                                                                                                                        Instructor: T. Aiken
   SCC      15-Up       9/15      M or W          5:30-6:30 p.m.
Instructor: K. Poteet - Certified Turbo Kick Instructor


10           CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                                (Unless otherwise noted)                                    www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
♥ JUDO-MORE THAN JUST SELF-DEFENSE                                          8 Weeks (Intermediate/Advanced) ...................... $37.00                         ♥ TAE-KWON-DO CLASSES
Through Judo, we aim to build champions both on and off the mat             123441A
while instilling respect, discipline, self-confidence, and character
                                                                                                                                                                  PEE WEE TAE-KWON-DO
                                                                               MHCC 5-Up                9/8           M                  7:00-8:00 p.m.           Please note that this pee-wee class for ages 3-4 years, will
in order for each student to reach his/her individual goal whether
                                                                            133445A                                                                               enable young people to learn the basic moves and techniques
it is to become an Olympic Champion, get in shape, or just have                                                                                                   from an instructor with a fun, patient teaching style. These
fun. Judo training develops coordination, concentration, speed,                MES         5-Up         9/10          W                  7:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                  younger students will get a background in the art of Korean Tae
agility, self-control, self-discipline, self-confidence and self-esteem,     123441B                                                                               Kwon Do, and should they develop an interest, will be ready for
while having fun. In addition to learning Judo techniques, classes
                                                                               MHCC 5-Up         9/11     Th                             7:00-8:00 p.m.           a regular class when they become 5 years old.
provide a complete fitness program with conditioning exercises
                                                                            Instructor: Hardesty/Farnese/Hille/                                                   8 Weeks .................................................................... $53.00
for strength, toning, balance and flexibility. Students will have
opportunities to advance in a nationally and internationally                            Raley/Ingram/Bassett/Anderson                                             124440A
recognized Judo belt ranking system. (Same Household Family                 ♥ PARTNERS’ IN CRIME                                                                     CMS           3-4 yrs              9/8          M/W        6:30-7:00 p.m.
Plan Fees: 1st Family Member: $20.00; 2nd Family Member: $15.00;            A self-defense class designed especially for partners! Learn                          6 Weeks .................................................................... $43.00
3rd Family Member: $10.00; Additional Family Members: $5.00                 practical self-defense techniques while sharing quality time
each.) No class October 3, 2008.                                                                                                                                  124440B
                                                                            with your significant other. This class offers a no-nonsense
10 Weeks (Beginners)                                                                                                                                                 CMS         3-4 yrs                11/3         M/W        6:30-7:00 p.m.
                                                                            method to approach personal protection. More than just self-
123440A                                                                     defense! The Shido Karate, Shindo Jujitsu method stresses                             Instructor: T. Clark
  MHCC 6-Up              9/9         Tu               6:30-8:00 p.m.        awareness, not just in training, but in everyday life. Participants
                                                                                                                                                                  TAE-KWON-DO
                                                                            will learn street-smart techniques, as well as karate and jujitsu.                    Korean Karate teaches students to defend themselves using
123440B                                                                     Emphasis will be placed on simple, practical and effective                            their hands and feet, teaches self-control, discipline, self-
   MHCC 6-Up         9/12       F                     6:30-8:00 p.m.        techniques, which have been tested on the streets.                                    confidence; many students grades improve. For adults, helps
Instructors: Coffman-4th Degree Black Belt                                  8 Weeks .................................................................... $43.00   release stress and improves physical fitness. It’s also a lot of
♥ KARATE                                                                    132441B                                                                               fun! NOTE: Testing is done 4 times a year. Fee is $50.00 per
(Go-Ju Kempo Ju-Jitsu Karate Do)                                                                                                                                  testing. Testing is not required.
                                                                               SCC       15-Up     9/20               Sa                     11:00-Noon
Learn karate from the Black Belt School of Martial Arts LLC, the                                                                                                  8 Weeks .................................................................... $78.00
                                                                            Instructor: T. Korentsides
oldest Karate School in Calvert County. It was voted Southern                                                                                                     123442A
Maryland 2004, 2005 & 2006 School of the Year by American                   ♥SATURDAY KARATE CLASS                                                                   CMS         5-Up         9/8           M/W                 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Kat-Sho-Do-Karate Association. Our mission is to share the                  SHIDO SCHOOL OF SELF-DEFENSE
MAGIC of Martial Arts with as many people as humanly possible.                                                                                                    6 Weeks .................................................................... $63.00
                                                                            This karate (Shido Kempo Karate Samurai Haka Ryu Jiu-Jitsu)
It is our sincere belief that the versatility of our GO-JU KEMPO            class is a street oriented self-defense class. Students will learn                    123442B
JU-JITSU KARATE DO SYSTEM, combined with our proven                         to evaluate various situations & take appropriate actions. The                           CMS       5-Up           11/3          M/W                 7:30-8:30 p.m.
methods of Professional Instruction, truly constitutes the black            class will focus on awareness, not just in training, but in everyday                  Instructor: T. Clark
belt school of martial arts as “America’s Self Defense Leader”!!            life. Emphasis will be placed on simple, practical, and effective
With that in mind we want to continue to grow and establish our             techniques, which have been tested on the streets.
safe and friendly studio environment, where people of all ages              8 Weeks .................................................................... $33.00
                                                                                                                                                                   ADULT
can experience how the MAGIC of the Martial Arts can enhance
the quality of their life. Come join us and learn Karate techniques         131440C                                                                               ♥ NO-NONSENSE KARATE
that will instill respect, positive values, strength, self-discipline,         SCC         6-15 yrs              9/20         Sa      10:00-10:45 a.m.            (Shido Karate, Shindo Jujitsu)
and self-confidence and will help to develop a well-disciplined              Instructor: T. Korentsides                                                            It is a no-nonsense method to approach personal protection.
mind and body for all who take it. Don’t miss out! Karate phone                                                                                                   More than self-defense! This method stresses awareness, not
number is (410) 286-3600.                                                   ♥ SHIDO SCHOOL OF SELF-DEFENSE                                                        just in training, but in everyday life. There is an emphasis on
                                                                                                                                                                  simple, practical and effective techniques, which have been
8 Weeks (Beginner)................................................ $30.00   (Shido Kempo Karate Samurai Haka Ryu Jiu-Jitsu)
                                                                                                                                                                  tested on the streets. Participants will learn street-smart
                                                                            SHIDO KARATE means the Warriors Way, SHINDO JIU-JITSU
124441A                                                                                                                                                           techniques, as well as karate and jujitsu.
                                                                            means the Way of the Heart. The Arts taught at the Shido
  MHCC        4-5 yrs            9/8        M         5:45-6:15 p.m.        School of Self-Defense provides you with a practical way                              8 Weeks .................................................................... $43.00
131444A                                                                     to evaluate various situations and take appropriate actions.                          132441A
  MES         4-5 yrs            9/10       W         5:45-6:15 p.m.        It is a no-nonsense method to approach personal protection                               SCC      Adult     9/17       W            8:30-9:30 p.m.
                                                                            and is more than just self-defense. It is a system that stresses                      Instructor: Korentsides
124441B                                                                     awareness, not just in training, but in everyday life. There is                       KARATE NOTE: Korentsides-6th Degree Black Belt-Roku Dan
  MHCC    4-5 yrs      9/11    Th          5:45-6:15 p.m.                   an emphasis on simple, practical, and effective techniques,                                             Hostetler-3rd Degree Black Belt-Kyoshi
8 Weeks (Beginners/Intermediate) ...................... $33.00              which have been tested on the streets.                                                                  Moore-4th Degree Black Belt-Kyoshi
121443A                                                                     10 Weeks (Beginners) ............................................ $58.00                                Penn-3rd Degree Black Belt-Kyoshi
  MHCC 5-Up              9/8         M                6:15-7:00 p.m.        131440A
131445A                                                                        SCC           6-15 yrs            9/9          Tu/Th      6:00-6:45 p.m.
  MES        5-Up        9/10        W                6:15-7:00 p.m.        131440B                                                                                                             MUSIC
121443B                                                                       SCC     6-15 yrs     9/9     Tu/Th 5:15-6:00 p.m.
  MHCC 5-Up              9/11        Th               6:15-7:00 p.m.        10 Weeks (Intermediate)-Yellow Belt-Up ........... $63.00                              TODDLER
                                                                            131442A
                                                                              SCC       6-15 yrs                9/9            Tu/Th 6:45-7:45 p.m.               KINDERMUSIK - OUR TIME CLASS
                                                                                                                                                                  Kindermusik OUR TIME is an age appropriate music class designed
                                                                            10 Weeks .................................................................. $83.00    for children 1½ years to 3 years of age. With an accompanying par-
                                                                            133442A                                                                               ent or caregiver, children meet weekly for a 30-35 minute class and
                                                                                                                                                                  enjoy singing, moving, listening and interacting socially, and play-
                                                                               SCC       16-Up     9/9                Tu/Th              7:45-9:45 p.m.           ing simple instruments. Exploration time encourages a child’s
                                                                            Instructor: T. Korentsides                                                            discovery of specially designed instruments, textures, sounds and
                                                                                                                                                                  movements; language skills are fostered with singing, sound imita-
                                                                                                                                                                  tion, and vocal play; Music and Movement story time encourages
                                                                                                                                                                  emergent literacy skills; and creative dancing affirms a child’s urge
                                                                                                                                                                  to move. There is an additional $52 material fee (Home materials:
                                                                                                                                                                  Two books, two home CD’s, stir xylophone instrument, and a home
                                                                                                                                                                  activity book-all arriving in a durable lunch bag.) all payable to the
                                                                                                                                                                  instructor at the time of the first class. Siblings receive a 10% dis-
                                                                                                                                                                  count on tuition. Sibling material fees is $32. Free open house on
                                                                                                                                                                  Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. to meet the instructor and
                                                                                                                                                                  experience Kindermusik! Contact the instructor Geneva Jones at
                                                                                                                                                                  (301) 706-7349 for more info.
                                                                                                                                                                  15 Weeks ................................................................ $130.00
                                                                                                                                                                  114550A
                                                                                                                                                                     NECC          18 mo-3 yrs          9/8          M        9:30-10:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                  114550B
                                                                                                                                                                     NECC      18 mo-3 yrs              9/8          M        12:45-1:15 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                  Instructor: G. Jones


Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                                                  CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                             (Unless otherwise noted)           11
KINDERMUSIK - IMAGINE THAT CLASS                                                                                                                                           MUSIC TOGETHER CHESAPEAKE
Imagine That! Takes you and your child on a musical journey
                                                                                                                                                                           For infants through kindergartners, and their parents/
of discovery and exploration..a journey limited only by the
power of imagination. Pretend play activities are integrated                          REGISTER ONLINE                                                                      caregivers, Music Together® is based on the premise that
                                                                                                                                                                           all children are musical and that parents and other primary
with music, vocal development, storytelling, movement
and literature to capture your child’s potential to learn and
to encourage cognitive and literacy skills, creativity and
                                                                                       https://webtrac.                                                                    caregivers play a crucial role in activating their child’s music
                                                                                                                                                                           development. These 45-minute mixed-age classes involve
individuality. Kindermusik Imagine That! is designed for
active, energetic, enthusiastic, and imaginative 3 and 4-year
                                                                                        co.cal.md.us                                                                       singing, moving, chanting, exploring musical instruments
                                                                                                                                                                           and are presented as informal, non-performance oriented
olds and encourages socialization, sharing, and participating                                                                                                              musical experiences-developmentally appropriate for the
in group activities. Singing becomes a focus for enhancing the                                                                                                             children and easy for parents and caregivers, regardless of
preschooler’s vocal development as her expressive language                          Family Music For Babies                                                                their own musical ability. The whole family is welcome to
is just beginning to emerge. Parents are invited to participate                     Designed for parents and their babies, this class helps you play                       join in the fun! The Fall 2008 collection will be the Bongos
in the last 15 minutes for Sharing Time of the 45-minute class.                     musically with your baby. Musical play increases your child’s                          Collection. Attend a free demonstration class at NECC
There is an additional $55 material fee (Home Materials: Two                        curiosity about music and develops listening skills and sense of                       on Thursday, August 28 at 6:30 p.m. To RSVP or for more
books-Michael Finnigan and Hurry Home, Little Kittens, Hello                        beat. Classes feature bouncing and rocking songs, finger plays                          information, please visit our website www.mtchesapeake.
Weather Play Set, Two Home CD’s, Family Activity Book                               and peek-a-boo games, dancing, listening and signing. There is an                      com or call (301) 262-9538.Tuition includes 1 set of
and Instruments - ankle bells and rain shaker with scraper.)                        additional $30.00 material fee (Parent book, CD and percussion                         materials per family: 2 CD’s, songbook and a guide for new
payable to instructor at the time of the first class. Siblings                       instrument) payable to instructor the first week of class. Adult
receive a 10% discount on tuition. Sibling Home Materials are                                                                                                              families. Babies 8 months and younger by the start date
                                                                                    must participate in the class.                                                         can attend free with a registered sibling.
$35. Come to our FREE Open House on Tuesday, September 2,
2008 from 5:30-7:30pm to meet the instructor and experience                         10 Weeks .................................................................. $83.00     10 Weeks .............................................. $160.00 first child
Kindermusik! Please contact the instructor Geneva Jones at                          134505A                                                                                ........................................................................$100 siblings
(301) 706-7349 for more information.                                                   SCC           Birth-16 mo          9/11         Th     10:45-11:15 a.m.             114500A
15 Weeks ................................................................ $180.00
                                                                                    134505B                                                                                   NECC          Birth-6 yrs 9/17           W                9:30-10:15 a.m.
114551A                                                                                SCC         Birth-16 mo            9/10         W          4:30-5:00 p.m.
   NECC         3-4 yrs              9/8         M      10:15-11:00 a.m.                                                                                                   114500B
                                                                                    Instructor: J. Anderson
                                                                                                                                                                              NECC          Birth-6 yrs 9/17           W              10:30-11:15 a.m.
114551B
   NECC      3-4 yrs                 9/8         M          1:30-2:15 p.m.          Family Music For Toddlers                                                              114500C
                                                                                    Participate with your toddler by singing, chanting, moving,                               NECC          Birth-6 yrs 9/17           W       11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Instructor: G. Jones
                                                                                    dancing, listening and playing simple instruments. Classes
KINDERMUSIK - YOUNG CHILD                                                           help develop a strong musical bond with your child and                                 114500E
SEMESTER I CLASS                                                                    enhance your child’s musical aptitude and listening abilities.                            NECC          Birth-6 yrs 9/18           Th                 4:30-7:15 p.m.
Kindermusik for the Young Child provides a pressure-free,                           There is an additional $30.00 material fee (Parent book, CD
developmentally appropriate transition to musical success                           and percussion instrument) payable to instructor the first                              114500D
before taking on more formal instruction. Kindermusik                               week of class. Adult must participate in class.                                           NECC       Birth-6 yrs 9/18              Th                 6:30-7:15 p.m.
provides the opportunity to explore voice development,                              10 Weeks - 1st Child ............................................... $83.00            Instructor: S. Kirk
rhythm, notation, musical symbols and authentic pre-                                10 Weeks - 2nd Child .............................................. $70.00
keyboard, string and woodwind instruments. Young Child
helps every child develop a confident, joyful voice for singing                      133533A                                                                                 YOUTH / TEEN / ADULT
and speaking, as well as essential building blocks for a future                        SCC           16 mo-3 yrs          9/11         Th     10:00-10:30 a.m.
of learning. Designed for children ages 4½ through 7 years.                                                                                                                GUITAR LESSONS
Classes meet once a week for 60-minutes. Students explore                           133533B                                                                                This class offers acoustic/electric/bass guitar lessons by
many facets of the musical experience: speaking, singing,                              SCC         16 mo-3 yrs            9/10         W          5:15-5:45 p.m.           Sacchetti Music. This class will teach basic scales, note
moving, dancing, listening, creating and playing instruments,                       Instructor: J. Anderson                                                                reading, chords and how to play. Must bring own guitar
as well as learning about reading and writing music. As the                                                                                                                (6 strings). NO loud amps. Limited Registration! Instruc-
capstone to the child’s Kindermusik journey, Young Child                                                                                                                   tors provided by Sacchetti Music.
broadens and deepens the child’s introduction to the fulfillment
and excitement of musicianship. There is an additional $73
                                                                                    NEW MUSIC THIS FALL!                                                                   CENTRAL
material fee (Home Materials: This At Home materials set                                                                                                                   5 Weeks .................................................................... $52.00
                                                                                    MUSIC MAKERS AT HOME IN THE WORLD
includes: Children’s Folder, Games Bag, Family Songbook,
                                                                                    This class gives your child a solid music making foundation                            123550A-Beginner
Home CD, Carry Bag, and a Glockenspiel w/mallets.) payable                                                                                                                    MHCC 6-Up                 9/8           M                   6:15-7:00 p.m.
to instructor at the time of the first class. Siblings receive a
                                                                                    in a fun music filled environment. We will focus on your
10% discount on tuition. Sibling Home Materials are $30.                            child’s fascination with nature and love of instruments.                               123550B-Intermediate
Come to our FREE Open House on Tuesday, September 2,                                The program provides a developmentally sound approach
                                                                                                                                                                              MHCC 6-Up            9/8        M                           7:00-7:45 p.m.
2008 from 5:30-7:30pm to meet the instructor and experience                         to music literacy that builds concentration, memory and
                                                                                    self-expression, introduces orchestral instruments and                                 Instructor: T. Nolte for Sacchetti Music
Kindermusik! Please contact the instructor Geneva Jones at
(301) 706-7349 for more information.                                                ensemble play and focuses on building a child’s aural (lis-                            SOUTH
15 Weeks ................................................................ $230.00   tening) foundation which leads to long-term success with                               5 Weeks .................................................................... $52.00
                                                                                    voice, enhancement of self-discipline and social skills, and
111550A                                                                             first steps in reading music. An additional $30.00 material                             133550A-Beginner
   NECC      4½-7 yrs                9/8         M          2:30-3:15 p.m.          fee (CD, poster and game pieces, notation games, instru-                                  SCC         6-Up          10/7          Tu                  6:15-7:00 p.m.
Instructor: G. Jones                                                                ment pages and a parent book) payable to instructor the                                133550B-Intermediate
                                                                                    first week of class. Adult must participate in class.                                      SCC       6-Up       10/7               Tu                  7:00-7:45 p.m.
MUSIK GARTEN W/ J. ANDERSON
                                                                                    10 Weeks-1st Child ................................................. $83.00
Come share the joy of music with your child! Musikgarten                                                                                                                   Instructor: P. Sacchetti
awakens and develops your child’s inborn joy and talent of                          10 Weeks-2nd Child ................................................ $70.00
making music. Early childhood-a period of rapid growth and                          134507A                                                                                INTRODUCTION TO DRUMMING
brain development- is the optimal time to start this musical                                                                                                               Release, Reclaim and Revitalize your energy in this two-hour
                                                                                       SCC           4-6 yrs              9/11         Th      11:30 a.m.-Noon
journey. Come join us!                                                                                                                                                     drumming session. Feel the immense benefit drumming has
                                                                                    134507B                                                                                on stress levels, the immune system and brain waves.
Cycle Of The Seasons
Celebrate your child’s love of nature and growing independence                         SCC         4-6 yrs                9/10         W          6:45-7:15 p.m.           Harness the energy within through drumming without.
through activities which focus on the seasons of the year. Classes are              Instructor: J. Anderson                                                                Hand held drums are our tools and are available to students
designed to build attention and self-expression and include singing,                                                                                                       at class. A Course in Connection brought to you by www.
moving, focused listening, musical games, creative movement, and                    FAMILY MUSIC NIGHT                                                                     ConnectedToCenter.com.
storytelling. There is an additional $30.00 material fee (Parent book,              A FREE CLASS! Come share the joy of making music with                                  1 Day ........................................................................ $48.00
CD and child’s percussion instrument) payable to instructor the first                your family! We will sing, dance, and make music together.                                112314A
week of class. Adult must participate in class.                                     Music will include some old favorites and you will learn
                                                                                    some new ones too.                                                                        NECC Adult                9/23          Tu                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
10 Weeks-1st Child ................................................. $83.00
10 Weeks-2nd Child ................................................ $70.00          1 Class ....................................................................... FREE   112314B
134506A                                                                             134505C                                                                                   NECC Adult         10/14                Tu                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
   SCC          3-5 yrs              9/11        Th         9:15-9:45 a.m.             SCC         Birth-8 yrs            11/19        W                  6:30 p.m.        Instructor: M. Morris
134506B                                                                             Instructor: J. Anderson
   SCC         3-5 yrs               9/10        W          6:00-6:30 p.m.
Instructor: J. Anderson

12          CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                              (Unless otherwise noted)                                    www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
LIVING LIFE’S PLEASURES                                                                 PUPPY/DOG COLLEGE                                                                     BRINGING BACK CIVILITY:
Retreat for the day in this course for women. How do we do it                           (Dog Obedience Class)                                                                 ETIQUETTE CLASSES
all and what’s really important? Learn the essentials of balance                        Basic dog obedience will be taught. Owners must be
for being a woman in the 21st century through the creation                              at least 12 years of age. All students must be able to
                                                                                                                                                                              Socially Savvy: Social Etiquette
of a mandala, drumming exercise, creation of pleasure graph                             participate, follow rules and instructions. This class will                           Workshop.
and more! Benefits can include a renewed sense of hope,                                  be held outside. For dog’s age requirement, please call Ms.                           This workshop will cover Social Etiquette: Build confidence
optimism about life’s pleasures and the tools to keep it all                            Fitzpatrick at (410) 326-4694.                                                        and self-esteem by learning how to be appropriate and
going. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a journal,                                                                                                                   comfortable in social situations. Topics include: Welcoming
                                                                                        8 Weeks .................................................................... $38.00
pillow and blanket to class. A Course in Connection brought                                                                                                                   behavior and handshakes, common courtesies, etiquette in
to you by www.ConnectedToCenter.com.                                                    133660A                                                                               public places, acts of kindness and respect, and behaviors as
1 Day ........................................................................ $53.00      SCC      12-Up      9/10               W                  7:00-8:00 p.m.           a good host and guest.
                                                                                        Instructor: Fitzpatrick/Popp                                                          1 day ......................................................................... $63.00
112316A
   NECC Adult         9/18                 Th         10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.              SOCIETY FOR CREATIVE ANACHRONISM                                                      131670A
   112316B                                                                              SCA, a nationwide organization that re-creates the Middle                                SCC         7-14          9/17           W                  4:00–6:00 p.m.
   NECC Adult         10/9                 Th         10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.              Ages, it’s arts, clothing, textiles and military traditions.                          121667A
                                                                                        Local chapter meetings are free and open to the public.                                  MHCC 7-14                 9/24           W                  4:00–6:00 p.m.
Instructor: M. Morris
                                                                                        Continuous ............................................................... FREE
                                                                                                                                                                              131670B
                                                                                        133633A                                                                                  SCC         7-14          10/15          W                  4:00–6:00 p.m.
                                                                                          SCC      All      9/10                  W                  7:30-9:30 p.m.
         SPECIAL INTEREST                                                               Volunteer: S. Goroum
                                                                                                                                                                              121667B
                                                                                                                                                                                 MHCC 7-14                 10/22          W                  4:00–6:00 p.m.
                                                                                        TEEN SUMMIT                                                                           131670C
 TODDLER                                                                                This activity is designed for pre-teens. Students will share                             SCC         7-14          11/19          W                  4:00–6:00 p.m.
                                                                                        information and discuss teen issues and concerns. Teens
KIDS IN THE KITCHEN                                                                     will plan special activities, trips, fund raising projects and                        121667C
Children will love measuring, mixing and munching their                                 much, much more. Club meets every 3rd Wednesday. Pre-                                    MHCC 7-14                 11/26          W                  4:00–6:00 p.m.
way through this class while learning to make tasty treats                              Registration required. We are looking for a group leader to
and healthy snacks.                                                                                                                                                           Communication Skills 101:
                                                                                        head up this activity. Please call (410) 586-1101.
6 Weeks .................................................................... $53.00                                                                                           Job Readiness Workshop.
                                                                                        3 Weeks ..................................................................... FREE    This workshop is designed to teach important and necessary
114600A                                                                                 131663A                                                                               skills for landing the perfect job. Topics include: Job readiness,
   NECC          Ages 3-6             9/10         W       10:30-11:15 a.m.                SCC        10-12 yrs              9/17           W        5:30-6:30 p.m.           greetings, introductions, first impressions, image, interviewing
114600B                                                                                 Instructor: TBA                                                                       skills, and thank you letters.
   NECC        Ages 3-6               9/11         Th      10:30-11:15 a.m.                                                                                                   1 day ......................................................................... $78.00
Instructor: J. Mullens                                                                   ADULT                                                                                131670D
                                                                                                                                                                                 SCC         15-21         9/17           W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.
 YOUTH / TEEN / ADULT                                                                   ♥AQUA SQUARES MODERN AMERICAN                                                         121667D
                                                                                        SQUARE DANCE CLUB                                                                        MHCC 15-21                9/24           W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.
DIGITAL SCRAPBOOKING                                                                    Come learn to dance with the Aqua Squares! Great exercise
Learn how to use your computer and digital images (or                                   and lots of fun! You will dance to renowned and certified                              131670E
traditional prints and a scanner) to create scrapbooks                                  caller Virgil Forbes. NOTE: Individuals who have completed                               SCC         15-21         10/15          W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.
that you can hold in your hands. You do not have to be                                  the ALP workshop may dance on Fridays. Pre-teens must be                              121667E
computer literate to enjoy this class. All you need is a                                accompanied by an adult. For more information call Bernie                                MHCC 15-21                10/22          W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.
willingness to learn. Feel free to bring a digital camera,                              & Mary Ridgell at (301) 863-8054 or Dawna & Ming Diaz at
a laptop computer or simply a notebook and a pencil.                                    (301) 737-1576. Visitors are welcome, however, must start                             131670F
Please contact the instructor at (410) 257-5464 with any                                in September. Pre-Registration with Parks & Recreation                                   SCC         15-21         11/19          W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.
questions.                                                                              required.                                                                             121667F
1 Day.......................................................................... FREE    Continuous ............................................................... FREE          MHCC 15-21                11/26          W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.
128330A                                                                                 132660A - Club Members
                                                                                           SCC       Pre-teen-Adult         9/5         F            7:00-9:45 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                              Please Pass the Peas: Table Manners
   MHCC 16-Up                9/18          Th                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                              That Matter Workshop.
118500A                                                                                 132660B - 1st & 3rd Tuesday                                                           Learn proper table manners including; formal table settings,
   NECC        16-Up         10/4          Sa              10:00 a.m.- Noon                   Plus Level-Experienced Dancers                                                  proper use of utensils, glassware and dishes, the art of
                                                                                          SCC Pre-teen-Adult      9/2                   T            7:00-9:30 p.m.           serving and receiving food, eating etiquette, and how to
128330B
                                                                                        Volunteer: Mary & Bernie Ridgell                                                      be the perfect host and guest. All classes include hands-on
   MHCC 16-Up                11/6          Th                  7:00-9:00 p.m.                                                                                                 participation and historical perspectives.
118500B                                                                                               ASK ME ABOUT BECOMING                                                   1 Day......................................................................... $43.00
   NECC 16-Up                12/6          Sa              10:00 a.m.- Noon                               A FOSTER PARENT                                                     131670G
Instructor: A. Merz                                                                         THREE EASY STEPS TO FOSTER PARENTING-Ever
                                                                                          thought of being a Foster Parent and do not know where                                 SCC         7-14          10/6           M                  5:30-6:45 p.m.
INTERIOR DECORATING FOR BEGINNERS                                                        to start? This class will have you leaving with information                          121667G
Learn the basics of creating a more beautiful home. This                                  to get started. Participants will learn about the different                            MHCC 7-14                 9/15           M                  5:30-6:45 p.m.
class will cover all areas of decorating, from where to start                            services foster parents provide and the type of children in
                                                                                        need of foster parents, different types of agencies available,
                                                                                                                                                                              131670H
your project, creating color schemes with paint and fabrics,
                                                                                        state requirements to get licensed and the three easy steps                              SCC       7-14            11/3           M                  5:30-6:45 p.m.
to finding the perfect furniture and accessories.
8 Weeks .................................................................... $64.00               needed in order to become a foster parent.                                  Instructor: C.Taylor
                                                                                                   This class will return in the Spring.
122664A                                                                                                                                                                       HOME MAINTENANCE / OWNERSHIP
   MHCC Adult                9/9           Tu              10:00-11:45 a.m.             BRIDGE CLUB                                                                           If you are buying, selling or maintaining a current home;
                                                                                        Join fellow Bridge players at NECC and NBCC. Three                                    this course will provide information on all aspects of
122664B                                                                                 convenient times and days to play.                                                    home maintenance, real estate transactions and general
   MHCC Adult        9/9        Tu                             6:45-8:00 p.m.                                                                                                 construction knowledge.
                                                                                        Continuous ............................................................... FREE
Instructor: Home Ideas by S.C. Blanco                                                                                                                                         6 Weeks .................................................................. $103.00
                                                                                        112664A
                                                                                           NECC        Adult        9/8           M                  1:00-4:00 p.m.           Walk-ins.................................................................... $30.00

                                                                                        112664B                                                                               112699A
      GOT                                                                                  NECC
                                                                                        112664C
                                                                                                       Adult        9/10          W                  7:00-9:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                 NECC Adult
                                                                                                                                                                              Instructor: J. Wilson
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9/10                  W                  7:00-8:00 p.m.



   QUESTIONS?
      SEE GENERAL INFORMATION ON PAGE 2
                                                                                           NBCC        Adult        9/11          Th                 1:30-4:00 p.m.




Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                                                              CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                             (Unless otherwise noted)           13
KNITTING - HELMET LINER                                                               SOUTHERN DISTRICT:                                                                      ♥ FENCING - CALVERT-ARUNDEL
Join us at the Prince Frederick Public Library, Group Study                           10 Weeks .................................................................. $73.00      SWORDSMEN
Room, and learn to knit helmet liners for our military. By                            134883A                                                                                 America’s fastest growing sport of fencing in foil, saber, and
the end of the four week class, you will know how to knit                                                                                                                     epee. Instructors and experienced fencers work with students
                                                                                         SCC           2-5 yrs              9/8          M         9:30-10:15 a.m.            to provide group instruction and drills in footwork and blade
a balaclava (helmet liner) for military or enforcement
personnel. Homework will consist of practicing stitches and                           134883B                                                                                 technique. Experienced students learn more advanced tactics
working on your project. Class is limited to five students to                                                                                                                  and techniques. After formal instruction, there is lots of time
                                                                                         SCC           2-5 yrs              9/11         Th      11:00-11:45 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                              for free fencing and individual work. Students also have
allow time for individualized instruction. Kit will be available
at first class for purchase at $30.00 per kit.                                         134883C                                                                                 the opportunity to practice their skills against each other in
                                                                                         SCC           2-5 yrs              9/11         Th          5:30-6:15 p.m.           supervised bouts. Students are expected to arrive before the
4 Weeks .................................................................... $23.00                                                                                           starting time and wear long pants and non-marking shoes. We
122683A                                                                               134883D                                                                                 provide fencing equipment without charge to beginners, and
   PFPL        Adult        10/1          W                9:30–11:30 a.m.               SCC         2-5 yrs                9/11         Th          6:30-7:15 p.m.           expect that continuing students will obtain their own standard
                                                                                                                                                                              fencing equipment. Students also have the opportunity to
                                                                                      Instructors: JumpBunch
122683B                                                                                                                                                                       develop experience in other period swordplay and weapons,
   PFPL        Adult        10/1          W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.                                                                                                   and demonstrate their skills in public performances with the
                                                                                       YOUTH / TEEN / ADULT                                                                   Calvert-Arundel Swordsmen in various festivals and events
122683C                                                                                                                                                                       throughout the year. For more information, please contact us
   PFPL        Adult        11/5          W                9:30–11:30 a.m.            ♥ ACROBATIC GYMNASTICS I/II                                                             through: Rigotamos@aol.com or (301) 855-5045.
                                                                                      This class covers basic floor gymnastics, including warm-Ups,                            Continuous ............................................................... FREE
122683D
                                                                                      conditioning, stretching and tumbling techniques. Forward                               113880A
   PFPL     Adult     11/5                W                  6:30–8:30 p.m.
                                                                                      rolls, backward rolls, cartwheels, and handstands are some                                 MHES 7-Up         9/10                  W                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
Instructor: N. Donley                                                                 of the basics taught in this class. Individual attention is
                                                                                      emphasized. The required attire for this class is a pair of white                       Instructor: G. Davis
KNITTING - INTERMEDIATE                                                               gymnastic shoes and a solid color leotard. This is a 10-month
PLANNING ON MAKING GIFTS FOR THE HOLIDAYS? YOU                                                                                                                                ♥ FENCING
                                                                                      program that meets once a week and finishes with a Broadway                              Learn the Olympic sport of fencing! Group instruction and
NEED TO START NOW! Join us at the Prince Frederick Public                             caliber recital. All tuition is to be paid directly to the Calvert                      drills are provided to beginning students from experienced
Library, Group Study Room and learn to knit sweaters, shawls,                         School of Dance. For more information, cost and to register,                            fencers, and are designed to teach the basic principles of
baby gifts, or other gifts of your choice. By the end of the four                     please call (410) 535-3320.                                                             fencing. Intermediate and advanced fencers are taught
week class, you will have learned how to read more complex                            Monthly Sessions                                                                        more intensive drills in tactics and techniques. All students
patterns, construct and to complete warm gifts for your friends                                                                                                               are expected to wear long pants or sweats and closed-toed
and family. This is a n Intermediate class; we will not teach                         133880A
                                                                                                                                                                              shoes. Beginning students should arrive promptly at the listed
beginning knitting during this session. Homework will consist                            SCC       5-Up            9/9           Tu                  8:00-9:00 p.m.           starting time, with beginning instruction provided for the first
of working on your project. Class is limited to five students to                       Instructors: CSD                                                                        hour of class. Fencing equipment is provided to beginning
allow time for individualized instruction. Yarn, needles and                                                                                                                  students free of charge, with continuing students expected
patterns will be available for purchase. Please call instructor                       ♥ AND ONE - STREETBALLERS                                                               to obtain standard fencing equipment. For more information
at (410) 474-1978 for more information.                                               Get the edge on your competition! These workshops will offer                            and additional materials required, contact Brian Schenck at
                                                                                      dribbling, shooting and fundamentals. Post up with Pat “Da                              bdschenck@yahoo.com.
4 Weeks .................................................................... $58.00
                                                                                      Roc” Robinson, a local basketball celebrity from the AND 1                              Continuous ............................................................... FREE
522123A                                                                               Tour. Pat Da’ Roc will teach techniques that will take your game
   PFPL        Adult        9/3           W                9:30-11:30 a.m.            to LEVEL X. Students will learn numerous fundamentals, the                              113800A
                                                                                      crossover, how to finger spin the ball, drills and tricks that will                         NECC        7-Up          9/11          Th                 7:00-9:00 p.m.
522123B                                                                               improve ball-handling skills. The instructor has professional                           113800B
   PFPL     Adult     9/3                 W                  6:30-8:30 p.m.           experience with teams such as “And 1” and the “Harlem                                      NECC 7-Up           9/13                Sa              10:00 a.m.-Noon
Instructor: N. Donley                                                                 Globetrotters” and is featured in the NBA 2K8 Video Game.
                                                                                      BRING YOUR OWN “ROCK”! For more information, please                                     Instructor: B. Schenck
                                                                                      call (410) 586-1101 or (443) 968-0027.
                                                                                      1 Day......................................................................... $13.00
                           SPORTS
 TODDLER
♥ JUMPBUNCH – SPORTS & FITNESS FOR
                                                                                      133886A
                                                                                         SMS
                                                                                      133886B
                                                                                         SMS
                                                                                                       6-16 yrs


                                                                                                       6-16 yrs
                                                                                                                            9/23


                                                                                                                            9/30
                                                                                                                                         Tu


                                                                                                                                         Tu
                                                                                                                                                     6:00-7:00 p.m.


                                                                                                                                                     6:00-7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                               Freaky Friday
PRESCHOOLERS                                                                          133886C                                                                                     Join the Northern Area for an evening of
JumpBunch is an age-appropriate sports and fitness pro-                                   SMS           6-16 yrs             10/11        Tu          6:00-7:00 p.m.              crazy and twisted games, contests, snacks
gram. The program introduces sports and fitness to chil-                               133886D                                                                                        and entertainment. This event is for
dren in a safe and non-competitive environment. Teach-                                                                                                                            the entire family – the more the merrier
                                                                                         SMS           6-16 yrs             10/17        Tu          6:00-7:00 p.m.
ing will consist of praise and encouragement enabling the                                                                                                                        Come join us on Friday evening, October
children to build self confidence and develop healthy hab-                             133886E                                                                                       24th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. For more
its, as well as a positive attitude. The students are guided                             SMS         6-16 yrs               10/24        Tu          6:00-7:00 p.m.
through all phases of physical development: eye/hand co-
                                                                                                                                                                                   information, please call (410) 257-2554.
                                                                                      Instructor: P. Robinson
ordination, fine and gross motor skills, strength and bal-
ance. There will be a different activity each week covering                           ♥ FENCING W/ J. PAYNE
sports, sports readiness skills, fitness activities and work-                          Come out and learn the Olympic sport of fencing. Gain
ing together. Each 10-week session will consist of differ-                            poise, balance and resolve through this highly competitive
ent seasonal sports and activities with over 70 activities                            sword sport. No equipment is needed to start.                                                            WORKSHOPS
through out the year. Most of all, JumpBunch is a lot of                              8 Weeks .................................................................... $48.00
fun!! Awards are given at the end of each 10 week session.
                                                                                      131449A                                                                                 DESIGN YOUR OWN BEADED BRACELET
Special awards are given after completing every four ses-
                                                                                         SCC         8-17          9/12          F                   6:00-7:00 p.m.           WORKSHOPS
sions. All equipment will be provided. The director of the                                                                                                                    Please see Arts and Crafts Section.
program is an AFPA, Certified Children’s Fitness Special-                              132443A
ist. Questions regarding the program may be directed to                                  SCC       Adult           9/12          F                   7:00-8:00 p.m.           GREAT BEGINNINGS: HORS D’OEUVRES
(301) 737-4700 or email: southernmd@jumpbunch.com                                                                                                                             Just in time for the holidays, learn to create basic hor d’oeuvres
                                                                                      Instructor: J. Payne                                                                    for entertaining guests. You’ll be amazed at how simple it
10 Weeks .................................................................. $73.00
                                                                                                                                                                              is to produce an elegant spread of tasty morsels, each one
CENTRAL DISTRICT:                                                                                                                                                             appealing to the eye, as well as the palate Make and taste
                                                                                                                                                                              your own work – nibble as you go. Recipes will be given to
124880A
   MHCC          2-5 yrs             9/8          M        9:30-10:15 a.m.
                                                                                            Give Back To The                                                                  each participant.
                                                                                                                                                                              1 Week ...................................................................... $30.00
124880B
   MHCC          2-5 yrs             9/9          Tu         6:30-7:15 p.m.
                                                                                              Community                                                                       118110A
                                                                                                                                                                                 NECC        Adult         11/10         M                  7:00-9:00 p.m.
                                                                                                               See Page 26

14           CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                               (Unless otherwise noted)                                    www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
HOMEBUYERS SEMINAR                                                                                                                                        NORTHERN DISTRICT
If you are planning on purchasing a home, come learn about
the process. This seminar will focus on the Home buying                                                                                                           PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!
                                                                                                                                                               For more information and complete details,
process and will discuss specific loans such as FHA, 1st Met
                                                                                                                                                                           call (410) 257-2554.
100% Portfolio and VA (for Active Military and Veterans). Take
advantage of learning exactly what you need to do in order to                                                                                            SCHOOLS BACK IN-BINGO
purchase a home in this great BUYERS market. Additional
information will consist of understanding your credit score and
                                                                                                      COUNTY WIDE                                        School is back in session! Join NECC and your friends after
                                                                                                                                                         school for some friendly games of Bingo! We will play for
a discussion of what lenders are looking for in an applicants                             Great entertainment and fun for the entire family!             pencils, rulers, markers, notepads, etc. In between games we’ll
credit history. Questions may be directed to Penny Justin at                                                                                             listen to your favorite tunes-bring a CD. Snacks provided.
(410) 414-9411 ext 1021 or penny@pennyjustin.com Pre-
                                                                                                 It’s All FREE! FREE! FREE!
                                                                                                                                                         110341A
registration required!                                                                                                                                   DATE: September 8             LOCATION: NECC


                                                                                                Fall
1 Day.......................................................................... FREE                                                                     Deadline: September 3         TIME: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
122668A                                                                                                                                                  COST: $3.00                   AGE: 7-11
   MHCC Adult
122668B
   MHCC Adult
                             9/11


                             10/9
                                            Th


                                            Th
                                                               6:30-8:00 p.m.


                                                               6:30-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                            Extravaganza
                                                                                         20 Year Celebration
                                                                                                                                                         TEEN TIME X4
                                                                                                                                                         Looking for something to do and don’t want your parents or
                                                                                                                                                         little siblings breathing down you back? Come hang out at
                                                                                                                                                         NECC on the 2nd Friday of each month. We’ll pull out our new
122668C                                                                                                                                                  Big Screen TV. You can watch movies (ratings up to PG-13),
   MHCC Adult                11/6           Th                 6:30-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                           October 3, 2008 • 3-7 p.m.                                    challenge someone to an XBOX 360 game play in the Game
                                                                                                                                                         Room and of course have some munchies. Bring your own
Instructor: P. Scott-Justin                                                                                         at the
                                                                                                                                                         CD’s-NECC will provide the boom box.
PARTY PLANNING WORKSHOP                                                                  The Southern Community Center                                   110378A
                                                                                                        20 Appeal Lane • Lusby, MD
The Holidays are Coming! Wish you could give a fun party                                                                                                 DATE: September 12            LOCATION: NECC
in your home or at NECC for friends and family, but feel you                                   There’s a Party going on right NOW!                       DEADLINE: September 9         TIME: 8:00-11:00 p.m.
don’t have the time or ability to plan and proceed with the work                                            1988-2008                                    COST: FREE                    AGE: 14-17
involved? Or do you enjoy giving parties and are looking for
new ideas? This party planning workshop will provide you                                          Join Parks & Recreation Southern District,             110378B
organizational skills, theme ideas, successful icebreakers,                               Southern Pines Office on Aging, Southern Library Branch         DATE: October 10              LOCATION: NECC
festive decorations, invitation suggestions, and easy menus                               and Calvert Substance Abuse for the Party of the year. We      DEADLINE: October 7           TIME: 8:00-11:00 p.m.
                                                                                         will journey back into the 80’s to celebrate 20 years of Good   COST: FREE                    AGE: 14 - 17
to get you going. Whether you want to have a small affair or
                                                                                             times! Great food, music, moon bounce, door prizes!

                                                                                                           ★ FREE ★ FREE
a large get-together, you will leave with many creative ideas                                                                                            110378C
to help make your parties easier and fun for YOU, as well as
your guests.
                                                                                              FREE                                                       DATE: November 14             LOCATION: NECC
                                                                                                                                                         DEADLINE: November 11         TIME: 8:00-11:00 p.m.
1 Day........................................................................... $8.00                                                                   COST: FREE                    AGE: 14 - 17
118300A
   NECC          13-17 yrs

REVERSE MORTGAGE SEMINAR
                                   9/27          Sa 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
                                                                                         “FALL FEST”                                                     110378D
                                                                                                                                                         DATE: December 12
                                                                                                                                                         DEADLINE: December 9
                                                                                                                                                         COST: FREE
                                                                                                                                                                                       LOCATION: NECC
                                                                                                                                                                                       TIME: 8:00-11:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                       AGE: 14-17
A reverse mortgage may be right for you, if you are 62+ and                              Friday, October 3 • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
have your own home. If you are interested in learning about                                                         at the                               BAND TOGETHER
the reverse mortgage as a means to secure your future, then                                                                                              We’ll supply the instruments, you supply the rhythm! Toddlers
come join me for a free workshop. All participants will receive
                                                                                             Mt. Hope Community Center                                   and Pre-Schoolers will enjoy using instruments to make
                                                                                                 104 Pushaw Station Road • Sunderland, MD
a free Reverse Mortgage Booklet from AARP. Questions may                                                                                                 different sounds.
be directed to Penny Scott-Justin at (410) 414-9411, ext. 1021                                Come and join us for a fun-filled evening of FALL           110500A
or email her at penny@pennyjustin.com Pre-registration                                    ACTIVITIES for the whole family at Mt. Hope Community          DATE: September 18            LOCATION: NECC
required!                                                                                    Center on Friday, October 3 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m..
                                                                                            Activities will include games, face painting, pumpkin        DEADLINE: September 15        TIME: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
1 Day.......................................................................... FREE     painting, magician, food and much much more! It’s all free!     COST: FREE                    AGE: 1-5
122661A
   MHCC Adult                9/17           W               10:30 a.m.-Noon                   FREE         ★ FREE ★ FREE                                 MIDDLE SCHOOLER’S MADNESS
                                                                                                                                                         Bored and looking for something fun and new on Friday nights?
122661B                                                                                                                                                  Bring your friends (no parents allowed) to NECC on the 3rd
                                                                                                                                                         Friday of the month. We’ll wheel out our new Big Screen TV.
   MHCC Adult                10/15          W               10:30 a.m.-Noon




                                                                                            Spookfest
                                                                                                                                                         You can watch movies (ratings up to PG), challenge someone
122661C                                                                                                                                                  to an XBOX 360 game play in the Game Room and participate
   MHCC Adult                11/12          W               10:30 a.m.-Noon                                                                              in various contests. Of course, some munchies will be served.
                                                                                                                                                         Bring your own CD’s-NECC will provide the boom box.
Instructor: P. Scott-Justin
                                                                                                                                                         110379A
TAX-FREE INVESTMENT WORKSHOP                                                                                                                             DATE: September 19            LOCATION: NECC
Tax time doesn’t have to be something you dread. When                                                                                                    DEADLINE: September 16        TIME: 7:00-10:00 p.m.
you own tax-free investments, you get to keep more of                                       October 25 • 6:30-8:30 p.m.                                  COST: FREE                    AGE: 10-13
what you earn instead of signing it over to the IRS. Class                                                          at the                               110379B
is 1-hour, plus question and answer time. Please bring a                                                                                                 DATE: October 17              LOCATION: NECC
calculator.                                                                                         Hallowing Point Park                                 DEADLINE: October 14          TIME: 7:00-10:00 p.m.
1 Day.......................................................................... FREE       Before you set you clocks back, come join CCPR for a
                                                                                                                                                         COST: FREE                    AGE: 10-13
128333A                                                                                    Spooktacular evening of ghosts, goblins, and pumpkins
                                                                                             galore. Come one come all, there is something for           110379C
   MHCC Adult                9/16           Tu                 5:00-6:00 p.m.                                                                            DATE: November 21             LOCATION: NECC
                                                                                             all ages including “spooky” stories, games, roasting
118201A                                                                                     marshmallows around the bonfire and come trick-or-            DEADLINE: November 18         TIME: 7:00-10:00 p.m.
   NBCC        Adult         9/18           Th              11:00 a.m.-Noon                 treating through our Phantom of the Park Pavillion.          COST: FREE                    AGE: 10-13
118201B                                                                                     Don’t let your neighborhood be the only ones to see          FALL FUN
   NECC        Adult         9/23           Tu                 6:00-7:00 p.m.              your masterpiece, bring in your CARVED PUMPKIN to             It’s that time of year again. Spend the 1st day of fall at NECC
                                                                                                    be entered into our kooky competition!               for an afternoon of fun. Games, crafts, contest, munchies
128333B
                                                                                                           ★ FREE ★ FREE
                                                                                                                                                         and much more.
   MHCC Adult                10/16          Th                 6:00-7:00 p.m.                 FREE                                                       110363A
Instructor: R. Matteson                                                                                                                                  DATE: September 22            LOCATION: NECC
                                                                                                                                                         Deadline: September 19        TIME: 1:00-3:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                         COST: $3.00                   AGE: 8-12


Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                                              CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8             (Unless otherwise noted)   15
NATIONAL KEEP KIDS CREATIVE WEEK                                    PIZZA, PIZZA                                                       TEDDY BEAR TEA PARTY
CELEBRATION                                                         Plain, sausage, veggie, pepperoni, supreme - the toppings are      It’s National American Teddy Bear Day, so it’s time to get
National Keep Kids Creative Week is a time set aside to             your choice. Join as we celebrate National Pizza Month. We         dressed up and bring your favorite teddy bear for an afternoon
encourage kids to grab hold of their innate creativity and never    will supply all the fixings but you do all the fixing. You will      snack and some “beary” fun activities.
let go! We’ll have many activities to challenge young minds         even be able to make pizza desserts. Enjoy music and games         110410A
and encourage their creativity.                                     throughout the evening. Prize for the most creative pizza that     DATE: November 14             LOCATION: NBCC
                                                                    is actually eatin.
110307A                                                                                                                                DEADLINE: November 7          TIME: 4-5 p.m.
DATE: September 23             LOCATION: NECC                       110371A                                                            COST: $2.00                   AGE: 1-8
                                                                    DATE: October 21               LOCATION: NECC
DEADLINE: September 18         TIME: 5:00-6:00 p.m.
                                                                    DEADLINE: October 15           TIME: 6:30-8:30 p.m.                TOTS MORNING OUT & MOMS TOO
COST: FREE                     AGE: 6-14                                                                                               Come enjoy of morning of stories. Join us as we celebrate
                                                                    COST: $5.00 per person         AGE: All
AFTER SCHOOL SNACKS                                                                                                                    National Children;s Book Week. We will read books and do
Bored? Looking for something yummy after school? Make               MONSTERS ON THE LOOSE                                              activities around those stories.
your own-no cooking required! Join us for an afternoon of           Come draw your favorite monster - Scary, creepy, chilling and      110368A
snack making without the heat. Learn to make and taste              terrifying and yes even cute ones. All monsters will be hung       DATE: November 19             LOCATION: NECC
                                                                    at the Centers. Everyone will be sure to scream when they
yummy after school treats. Take home some samples and                                                                                  DEADLINE: November 15         TIME: 10:30 a.m.
                                                                    turn a corner and see your monster.
recipes.                                                                                                                               COST: $2.00                   AGE: 3 - 5
                                                                    110701A
110360A
                                                                    DATE: October 22               LOCATION: NECC                      BINGO FOR THE FUN OF IT
DATE: September 24             LOCATION: NECC
                                                                    DEADLINE: October 20           TIME: 4:30-5:30 p.m.                Join us for a good time as we observe Bingo Birthday Month.
Deadline: September 18         TIME: 4:30-6:00 p.m.                                                                                    We will spend the evening playing every kind of Bingo known
                                                                    COST: FREE                     AGE: 6-10
COST: $3.00                    AGE: 6-10                                                                                               to mankind (at least every kind known to us). Prizes for
                                                                    110701B                                                            winners and desserts for all.
VIDEO GAME TOURNAMENT                                               DATE: October 24               LOCATION: NBCC
Who’s got game? Come test your video game skills-who has                                                                               110341A
                                                                    DEADLINE: October 22           TIME: 4:30-5:30 p.m.
the quickest eye hand coordination? Grab your friends and                                                                              DATE: December 6              LOCATION: NECC
                                                                    COST: FREE                     AGE: 6-10                           DEADLINE: December 3          TIME: 6:30 p.m.
bring it on!
110364A - Participants may bring own games (cannot                  CARNIVAL OF GAMES                                                  COST: $3.00 per player        AGE: All
be rated higher then E for everyone).                               Children of all ages will enjoy trying their skill at our indoor
                                                                                                                                       REINDEER ROUND-UP
DATE: September 26          LOCATION: NECC                          midway of games. Can you successfully master them all?
                                                                                                                                       We need all Santa’s helpers to prepare for the Christmas
DEADLINE: September 23      TIME: 6:00-8:00 p.m.                    110408A                                                            Holidays. All little elves will make special reindeer food for
COST: FREE                  AGE: 8-12                               DATE: October 24               LOCATION: NECC                      Rudolph and his team for their long Christmas journey. We’ll
110364B- Participants may bring own games (cannot be                DEADLINE: October 20           TIME: 2:00-4:00 p.m.                make gifts for loved ones, play games, eat Christmas goodies
rated higher then Teens).                                           COST: FREE                     AGE: ALL                            and have lots of merriment.
DATE: September 26          LOCATION: NECC                                                                                             110795A
                                                                    BATTLE ON THE COURT
DEADLINE: September 23      TIME: 9:00-11:00 p.m.                                                                                      DATE: December 11             LOCATION: NECC
                                                                    Teens-come one come all! Are you the best shot? Is your shot
COST: FREE                  AGE: 13-17                              a 2 or 3 pointer? Can you spell HORSE? Can you shoot your          DEADLINE: December 6          TIME: 10:30 a.m.
                                                                    way around the world? Join us for a competitive evening of         COST: $3.00                   AGE: 3-5
FAMILY HEALTH & FITNESS DAY                                         basketball.
Family Health & Fitness Day USA is a national health and                                                                               CANDY CANE HUNT
fitness event for families. The event’s purpose is to promote        110101A                                                            NECC invites everyone to enjoy the Winter Wonderland at our
family involvement in physical activity. We’ll have some fun        DATE: October 26               LOCATION: NECC                      first ever Candy Can Hunt. Children can participate in the hunt,
ways to get active as a family.                                     DEADLINE: October 26           TIME: 8:00-11:00 p.m.               make a craft and warm up with hot chocolate and cookies.
110101A                                                             COST: FREE                     AGE: 13-17                          1107##A
DATE: September 27             LOCATION: NECC                                                                                          DATE: December 14             LOCATION: NECC
                                                                    HAUNTED BINGO
DEADLINE: September 22         TIME: 9:00-11:00 a.m.                Calling all ghosts, goblins, witches, etc. to the Beaches most     DEADLINE: December 10         TIME: 1:30-3:00 p.m.
COST: FREE                     AGE: ALL                             haunting tradition-the 9th Annual Haunted Bingo. Prizes,           COST: $3.00                   AGE: 5 - 10
                                                                    goodies and a frightfully good time to be had by all.
WORLD CARD MAKING DAY                                                                                                                  DINNER WITH SANTA
Here’s your chance to make a card for any upcoming occasion.        110452A                                                            Wanted-All good little boys and girls! Join us at Northeast
We’ll have the supplies, you bring the creativity.                  DATE: October 30               LOCATION: NECC                      Community Center for our 13th Annual Dinner With Santa.
                                                                    DEADLINE: October 27           TIME: 6:30 p.m.                     We’ll have supper, dessert, entertainment and a visit from the
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                                                                    COST: $3.00                    AGE: All                            Jolly Fat Man! All children will have the opportunity to sit on
DATE: October 4                LOCATION: NBCC                                                                                          Santa’s lap and tell him their Christmas wishes. Door prizes!
DEADLINE: September 26         TIME: 10:00-11:00 a.m.               TINY TOT TRICK-OR-TREAT                                            Don’t forget the camera.
COST: $2.00                    AGE: 6-14                            Come dressed in your Halloween costume and be ready to             110774A
                                                                    trick-or-treat around our indoor “block.” We’ll play games and
NATIONAL POPCORN POPPIN’ MONTH                                                                                                         DATE: December 17             LOCATION: NECC
                                                                    listen to Halloween stories.
Popcorn you want popcorn you will have! Help celebrate this                                                                            DEADLINE: December 10         TIME: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                    110701A                                                            COST: $5.00 per person        AGE: All
special occasion-we will be popping various flavors of the ear!
                                                                    DATE: October 31               LOCATION: NECC
We will have a variety of toppings-you create your own.
110365A                                                             DEADLINE: October 24           TIME: 11:00 a.m.-Noon               NO FUN LIKE SNOW FUN
DATE: October 6                LOCATION: NECC                       COST: $2.00                    AGE: 2-5                            Winter is officially here! Stop by NECC on the first day of
                                                                                                                                       winter and join your friends for crafts, music, games and most
DEADLINE: October 1            TIME: 4:30-6:00 p.m.                 COOKIE MONSTER DAY                                                 of all a warm cozy afternoon.
COST: $3.00                    AGE: 6-10                            We’ll celebrate Sesame Street’s lovable Cookie Monster with        110381A
                                                                    games, activities and, of course, Cookies!
OBSTACLE COURSE FOR PRE-SCHOOLERS                                                                                                      DATE: December 21             LOCATION: NECC
What physical challenges await? In addition to climbing over,       110409A                                                            DEADLINE: December 17         TIME: 2:00 p.m.
crawling under, jumping and running, who knows what other           DATE: November. 3              LOCATION: NECC                      COST: $3.00                   AGE: 7 - 12
surprises you can expect?                                           DEADLINE: October 27           TIME: 11:00 a.m.-Noon
                                                                    COST: $2.00                    AGE: ALL
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DATE: October 15               LOCATION: NECC                       SCHOOL’S OUT
DEADLINE: October 10           TIME: 11:00 a.m.-Noon                No school! Come spend the day @ NECC with your friends!
COST: FREE                     AGE: 2-5                             We will play games, make crafts, watch movies, and have video
                                                                    game contests and other various contests. No homework
                                                                    allowed-only good times here. Besides lots of fun the price
     GOT                                                            includes lunch.
                                                                    110367A
  QUESTIONS?                                                        DATE: November 12
                                                                    DEADLINE: November 7
                                                                                                   LOCATION: NECC
                                                                                                   TIME: 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    SEE GENERAL INFORMATION ON PAGE 2                               COST: $10.00                   AGE: 7 - 12


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 CENTRAL DISTRICT                                                    STORYTELLING                                                       ♥ FALL HAWAIIAN LUAU
                                                                     These unique sessions will allow children to take exciting trips   Come dressed in your favorite hula skirt and/or shirt and let’s
             Pre-Registration is required!                           through the world of imagination. Glenda Fields will weave         have a Luau! Hawaiian snacks and juice will be provided.
       For more information and complete details,                    tales and take children to fantasy fairytale lands. These 35       Pre-registration required! No refunds.
                   call (410) 257-6770.                              minute sessions will also allow children to participate. Pre-      120449A
MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS...                                   registration required. No refunds.                                 DATE: September 17              LOCATION: MHCC
Draw a picture of a summer vacation that you enjoyed with            124003A                                                            DEADLINE: September 10          TIME: 2:00-2:45 p.m.
your family or friends. It can be from any summer. Please            DATE: September 23             LOCATION: MHCC                      COST: $5.00                     AGE: 2-5
include your name, age, and phone number on a separate               DEADLINE: September 16
piece of paper attached to your picture. Also, please title your                                                                        PET PARADE
picture. All those who participate will receive a prize!             124003B                                                            You know your pet is the best, so come show us! We will have
520335A                                                              DATE: October 16               LOCATION: MHCC                      show-n-tell and snacks for you and your pet. Pre-registration
DATE: Now-August 29             LOCATION: MHCC
                                                                                                                                        required. No refunds.
                                                                     DEADLINE: October 9
DEADLINE: August 29             TIME: N/A                                                                                               120885A
                                                                     124003C                                                            DATE: September 24              LOCATION: MHCC
COST: FREE                      AGE: 4-9
                                                                     DATE: November 18              LOCATION: MHCC                      DEADLINE: September 16          TIME: 6:30-7:15 p.m.
FAMILY BINGO                                                         DEADLINE: November 11                                              COST: $4.00 per person          AGE: 6-12
Bingo nights for the whole family. A fun-filled evening at Mt.
Hope Community Center. Come on out the third Friday of               124003D                                                            OLYMPIC CRAFTS
each month. Pre-registration required!                               DATE: December 11              LOCATION: MHCC                      Celebrate the end of the 2008 Summer Olympics, which was
DATE: September 19 (120455C)            LOCATION: MHCC               DEADLINE: December 4                                               held in Beijing, China last month. We will make Olympic
      October 24 (120455A)                                                                                                              torches, Gold medals and Olympic flags. We will supply all the
                                                                     TIME: 10:00-10: 35 a.m.        AGE: 3-5                            materials and snacks. Be ready to cheer on your athletes all
        November 21 (120455B)                                                                                                           year long with these Olympic-inspired crafts. Pre-registration
DEADLINE: 3rd Monday                    TIME: 6:00-7:30 p.m.         COST: $3.00                                                        required. No refunds.
COST: FREE                              AGE: 6-Up
                                                                     MOM DAD AND ME HOLIDAY CRAFTS                                      120459A
XBOX 360 UNLIMITED                                                   Make plans to meet new friends and be creative. Children           DATE: September 24              LOCATION: MHCC
You want it? We’ve got it on a BIG screen TV! Come to MHCC           will make fun craft items to take home. Pre-registration is a      DEADLINE: September 16          TIME: 5:30-6:15 p.m.
for some friendly competition with friends! You can come for         must. No refunds.                                                  COST: $4.00                     AGE: 5-10
an hour, or stay the entire time! It’s up to you! Pre-registration   124110A - FALL CRAFTS
required!                                                                                                                               FOOTBALL PUZZLES
                                                                     DATE: September 23             LOCATION: MHCC                      Now that football season is here, stop by Mt. Hope on
DATE: September 19 (120457A);                                        DEADLINE: September 19         TIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m.              September 24 and score a touchdown by being the first one
      October 10 (120457B);                                          COST: $4.00                    AGE: 3-5
                                                                                                                                        to correctly complete one of our football puzzles. Prizes
                                                                                                                                        will be awarded to the first 3 correct puzzles turned in! Pre-
      November 14 (120457C);
                                                                     124110B - HALLOWEEN CRAFTS                                         registration required.
      December 12 (120457D)                                          DATE: October 30               LOCATION: MHCC                      120114A
LOCATION: MHCC                  DEADLINE: Day of event               DEADLINE: October 24           TIME: 10:00-11:00 a.m.              DATE: September 24              LOCATION: MHCC
TIME: 5:00-9:00 p.m.                                                 COST: $4.00                    AGE: 3-5                            DEADLINE: September 24          TIME: 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
COST: FREE                      AGE: 7-13                                                                                               COST: FREE                      AGE: All
                                                                     124110C - THANKSGIVING CRAFTS
PARENTS/TOTS PLAYGROUP                                               DATE: November 18              LOCATION: MHCC                      PAJAMA PARTY
Children and parents are invited to come play and socialize                                                                             The Central District will be hosting a pajama party. This event
                                                                     DEADLINE: November 13          TIME: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
at our weekly playgroup meeting. Play equipment will be                                                                                 is designed for girls 8-12 years. Activities will include a dance
provided.                                                            COST: $4.00                    AGE: 3-5                            contest, limbo contest, games, movie, pajama contest and
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                                                                     124110D - CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS
DATE: September 9               LOCATION: MHCC                       DATE: December 16              LOCATION: MHCC                      120336A
DEADLINE: September 9           TIME: 10:00-11:30 a.m.                                                                                  DATE: September 26              LOCATION: MHCC
                                                                     DEADLINE: December 11          TIME: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
COST: FREE                      AGE: 9 mo-Up                                                                                            DEADLINE: September 19          TIME: 1:00-7:00 p.m.
                                                                     COST: $4.00                    AGE: 3-5                            COST: $8.00                     AGE: 8-12
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DATE: September 11              LOCATION: MHCC                       MY BEST FRIEND (Poem & Picture Contest)                            BABY PHOTO CONTEST
DEADLINE: September 11          TIME: 10:00-11:30 a.m.               Bring in your poem about your best friend to be displayed at       You’ve captured that special moment and we want you to
COST: FREE                      AGE: 9 mo-Up                         Mt. Hope Community Center. Prizes will be given to 1st , 2nd       submit photos of your child to be displayed and judged on
                                                                     and 3rd place.                                                     cutest and funniest. All pictures and winning entries will be on
♥ TOPSY TURVY TODDLERS                                               120350A                                                            display October 6-10 at Mt. Hope Community Center. Please
Moms, Dads and Grandparents and tots-Join us at Mt. Hope             DATE: September 15             LOCATION: MHCC                      write name, address and phone number on back of photo.
Community Center for some topsy-turvy fun and games geared
                                                                     DEADLINE: September 15         TIME: 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.           120301A - Birth-11 months
for ages 2-5. Parents and Grandparents: please join in on the
                                                                     COST: FREE                     AGE: 7-11                           120301B - 12-24 months
fun and bring in your own games from home! We will have
some fun tumbling on our mats, playing with beach balls and                                                                             120301C - 3-5 yrs
nerf balls, as well as playing those good-old silly children’s       FUN NUTRITION FOR PRESCHOOLERS                                     DATE: October 3                 LOCATION: MHCC
games like “Duck duck goose” and “Ring around the Rosie.”            Enjoy a fun interactive nutrition class designed by Calvert        TIME: 7:00-8:00 p.m.            COST: Free
This is a non-structured activity that encourages our little ones    Memorial Hospital’s Keep Well Center for preschoolers and
to interact with each other freely, as well as to learn by having    their parents/caregivers. We will make and eat a healthy snack     ♥ FALL FUN AND GAMES
fun! Parents and Grandparents are welcome to lead games              and learn about the new food guide pyramid.                        We will have fun and games in the crisp fall air! Pre-registration
with the children if they would like to! Breakfast snacks will       121669A                                                            required. No refunds!
be provided. Don’t miss the fun! Pre-registration required.          DATE: September 17             LOCATION: MHCC                      120113A
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DATE: September 19              LOCATION: MHCC                                                                                          DEADLINE: October 1             TIME: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
                                                                     COST: $3.00                    AGE: 3-5
DEADLINE: September 10          TIME: 9:00-9:45 a.m.                                                                                    COST: $3.00                     AGE: 6-11
COST: FREE                      AGE: 2-5                             CARS                                                               FAMILY BOARD-GAME NIGHT
120446B                                                              Join us for toy car races! Bring your favorite toy cars and        Come to Mt. Hope and enjoy a fun way for families to spend
                                                                     trucks for fun races! Snacks provided! Pre-registration            time together. Games allow you to compete, show off skills
DATE: October 10                LOCATION: MHCC
                                                                     required. No refunds.                                              and learn sportsmanship. It’s also a great way to communicate!
DEADLINE: October 1             TIME: 9:00-9:45 a.m.
COST: FREE                      AGE: 2-5
                                                                     120348A                                                            We have all types of board-games just waiting for your family
                                                                     DATE: September 17             LOCATION: MHCC                      to stop in and play! Pre-registration required.
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                                                                     DEADLINE: September 10         TIME: 11:00-11:45 a.m.
DATE: November 14               LOCATION: MHCC                                                                                          DATE: October 10                LOCATION: MHCC
DEADLINE: November 5            TIME: 9:00-9:45 a.m.                 COST: $3.00                    AGE: 2-5
                                                                                                                                        DEADLINE: October 10            TIME: 5:30-8:30 p.m.
COST: FREE                      AGE: 2-5                                                                                                COST: FREE                      AGE: All

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MINI MONSTER MASH                                                     CRINKLE TISSUE PAPER CORN                                         WRAPPING PAPER COLLAGE
Bring your little ghosts and goblins for a mini monster mash!         School’s out for the day! Decorate these colorful corn stalks     Create a work of art using bits of holiday wrapping paper.
We will have a costume contest, refreshments, crafts and              with beautiful fall colors! Twist colored tissue paper onto the   Pre-registration required. No refunds.
games. Pre-registration required. No refunds.                         template and your artwork will emerge! Snacks provided.           120798A
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DATE: October 15                LOCATION: MHCC                        120794A
                                                                                                                                        DEADLINE: December 16         TIME: 2:30-3:15 p.m.
DEADLINE: October 8             TIME: 11:00-11:45 a.m.                DATE: November 10             LOCATION: MHCC
                                                                      DEADLINE: November 3          TIME: 2:30-3:15 p.m.                COST: $4.00                   AGE: 3-8
COST: $4.00                     AGE: 2-5
                                                                      COST: $4.00                   AGE: 5-10
JUST FOR KIDS                                                                                                                           GINGERBREAD HOUSES
No parents allowed! This is just for kids! We will have pizza,        “FUN WITH MAX AND RUBY”                                           Come to Mt. Hope Community Center to make your very own
games, a movie, music and friends during this “fun”-tastic            Do you and your little one love the “Max & Ruby” stories and      gingerbread house! We will supply all the sweet treats to make
event! Pre-registration required! No refunds.                         cartoons? Come to MHCC for some fun story adventures with         our house - you just need to come with your imagination! Pre-
                                                                      Bunny Ruby and her little brother Max! We will supply the         registration required. No refunds.
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DATE: October 15                LOCATION: MHCC
                                                                      snacks and juice. Pre-registration required.                      120711A
                                                                      120460A                                                           DATE: December 24             LOCATION: MHCC
DEADLINE: October 8             TIME: 6:00-7:30 p.m.
                                                                      DATE: November 14             LOCATION: MHCC                      DEADLINE: December 17         TIME: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
COST: $6.00                     AGE: 6-12
                                                                      DEADLINE: November 5          TIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m.
                                                                                                                                        COST: $4.00                   AGE: 3-Up
PAINT YOUR PUMPKIN                                                    COST: FREE                    AGE: 1-5
We have the paint; you bring the pumpkin! Be creative. We
                                                                      MY FRIENDS TIGGER AND POOH                                        FUN WINTER COOKIE POPS
will judge and award prizes for the silliest, scariest, prettiest,
                                                                      Bring your favorite “Pooh” character for some fun! We will        You will smile and giggle while making these yummy treats
and most original! Pre-registration required. No refunds.                                                                               and will have something fun to give to family and friends!
                                                                      have a show-n-tell movie and Tigger snacks. Pre-registration
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DATE: October 22                LOCATION: MHCC                                                                                          120796A
DEADLINE: October 15            TIME: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
                                                                      120353A
                                                                      DATE: November 19             LOCATION: MHCC                      DATE: December 24             LOCATION: MHCC
COST: $3.00                     AGE: 6-13
                                                                      DEADLINE: November 12         TIME: 10:00-10:45 a.m.              DEADLINE: December 17         TIME: 1:30-2:15 p.m.
JUST FOR TEENS                                                        COST: $4.00                   AGE: 2-5                            COST: $5.00                   AGE: 3-8
No Parents Allowed! Pizza, movie, music, friends, what more
could you ask for? This is just for Teens only! Bring your            THANKSGIVING PIE BAKING CONTEST
favorite CD’s. Pre-registration required. No refunds.                 It’s Thanksgiving! What is your favorite kind of pie? Bake         SOUTHERN DISTRICT
                                                                      it up-we’ll be the judge! 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners! Pre-
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                                                                                                                                          Note: advanced registration is required for all special
DATE: October 24                LOCATION: MHCC                                                                                          events. The southern district offers several special events
                                                                      120790A                                                                     and activities at minimum to no cost.
DEADLINE: October 15            TIME: 7:00-9:30 p.m.
                                                                      DATE: November 19             LOCATION: MHCC                         Parents, snacks & drinks (popcorn, cookies, chips,
COST: $6.00                     AGE: 13-16                                                                                               capri-sun, gatorade, water, etc.) donations are welcome.
                                                                      DEADLINE: November 12         TIME: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
HALLOWEEN MAGIC SHOW & COSTUME PARTY                                  COST: FREE                    AGE: All                                    For more information and complete details,
Dress up in your favorite costume and enter this costume                                                                                                    call (410) 586-1101.
contest. Costumes will be judged in the following categories:         POPSICLE STICK SCARECROW
                                                                      Create this fun craft made out of popsicle sticks! Mr.
prettiest, funniest, most original and most scariest. Prizes
                                                                      Scarecrow will warmly greet your guests when hung on your                    FREE XBOX 360
will be awarded.
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                                                                      door! Snacks will be provided. Pre-registration required.                   “PLAY” AT THE SCC!
                                                                      No refunds!
DATE: October 30                LOCATION: MHCC                                                                                           Parks and Recreation Southern District is offering
                                                                      120795A
DEADLINE: October 17            TIME: 6:30-8:30 p.m.                                                                                    XBOX play FREE for the entire month of September
                                                                      DATE: November 19             LOCATION: MHCC
COST: $6.00                     AGE: 1-15                                                                                                (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.). Open to ages
                                                                      DEADLINE: November 12         TIME: 7:00-7:30 p.m.
MY FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT THE                                          COST: $4.00                   AGE: 5-10                            6-Up (Ages 6-9 must be accompanied by an adult)
HOLIDAYS ARE...                                                       SANTA’S WORKSHOP
                                                                                                                                                   Stop by and get your game on!
Draw your favorite holiday toy, food, treasure or memory to                                                                               $5.00 registration fee is good until December 31.
                                                                      We have lots of arts and crafts at Mt. Hope Community Center
be displayed at Mt. Hope Community Center for all to see
                                                                      just waiting for you to make a special gift for mom and dad.
and enjoy! Please title your drawing. Also, please add your
name, phone number and age on a separate piece of paper.
                                                                      Pre-registration required. No refunds.                            LOOKING FOR ARTISTS & VENDORS
All entries receive a prize.                                          120772A
                                                                      DATE: December 17             LOCATION: MHCC                      THE SOUTHERN COMMUNITY CENTER
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DATE: November 21               LOCATION: MHCC
                                                                      DEADLINE: December 10         TIME: 6:30-7:30 p.m.                  A 20 YEAR CELEBRATION
                                                                      COST: $5.00                   AGE: 5-12
DEADLINE: November 21           TIME: Must turn into MHC                                                                                                  1988-2008
                                By 4:30 p.m.                          HOLIDAY COOKIES                                                                    ON OCTOBER 3
COST: FREE                      AGE: All                              Calling all little ones! Let’s bake up some holiday cookies for
                                                                                                                                        Twenty years ago the Southern Community Center became
                                                                      Santa and his Reindeer! We will also have a craft and watch
LITTLE LEAF FRIEND                                                    a holiday movie while our treats are baking! Pre-registration
                                                                                                                                          a part of the Lusby community, housing entities such as
School’s out for the day! Come to Mt. Hope and create your            required. No refunds.                                             the Office on Aging, Calvert Library, Substance Abuse and
own little leaf friend ornament. This fun project can be hung                                                                            the Division of Parks and Recreation. In honor, there will
on a door, coat rack, tree, or anywhere there’s a hook! Give          120710A                                                                  be a twenty year celebration on October 3rd.
yours its own personality. Snacks and drinks provided. Pre-           DATE: December 19             LOCATION: MHCC                               We are seeking vendors for this event.
registration required. No refunds!                                    DEADLINE: December 10         TIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m.                               Vendors Registration Fee:
120792A                                                               COST: $4.00                   AGE: 2-5                                     $5.00 Food Vendors | $10.00 Merchants
DATE: November 10               LOCATION: MHCC                        COOKIES WITH SANTA                                                Seeking vendors to sell specialty foods, funnel cakes, candy
DEADLINE: November 3            TIME: 1:00-1:30 p.m.                  Enjoy milk and cookies with Santa! Pre-registration a must!          apple, and merchandise such as jewelry, hats, t-shirts,
COST: $4.00                     AGE: 5-10                                                                                                artwork, etc. Please call the Southern Community Center
                                                                      120448A                                                                      at (410) 586-1101 for more information.
AUTUMN HANDPRINT WREATH                                               DATE: December 19             LOCATION: MHCC
School’s out for the day! Stop by Mt. Hope and create this            DEADLINE: December 10         TIME: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
cheerful door Decoration which will bring a smile to all              COST: $5.00                   AGE: 2-10                           SEPTEMBER
of your visitors! These autumn colored handprints form a
seasonal wreath. Snacks and drinks provided. Pre-registration         NEW YEAR’S PARTY HATS                                             FALL INDOORS FLEA MARKET/YARD SALE
required. No refunds.                                                 These hats are easy to make and fun to wear! Snacks provided.     One man’s TRASH...Another man’s TREASURE!
                                                                      Pre-registration required. No refunds.                            130341A
120793A
DATE: November 10               LOCATION: MHCC
                                                                      120797A                                                           DATE: September 6             LOCATION: SCC
                                                                      DATE: December 23             LOCATION: MHCC
DEADLINE: November 3            TIME: 1:45-2:15 p.m.                                                                                    DEADLINE: August 28           TIME: 8:00 a.m.-Noon
                                                                      DEADLINE: December 16         TIME: 1:30-2:15 p.m.
COST: $4.00                     AGE: 5-10                                                                                               COST: $5 space/$8 Table       AGE: All
                                                                      COST: $4.00                   AGE: 3-8

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DELICIOUS JEWELRY MAKING                                               SCC FUN AUCTION - “IT’S SENIOR TIME”                               PLAY-DOH FUN DAY
It sounds delicious, but when you put it all together will it really   This activity is designed for seniors. We will supply the “Funny   It’s a Play-Doh Day and to celebrate we are going to make our
be that good? Of course it will! Kids will enjoy using licorice,       Money” and the “Great Prizes”. Lots of fun and surprises!          own fruity play dough. After making the play dough we will
fruit loops, cheerios, lifesavers and many other goodies to            130371A                                                            then use our imaginations to create our own fruit, shapes,
make bracelets, necklaces and more.                                    DATE: September 18             LOCATION: SCC                       designs and more. Snack and drink will be provided and the
130306A                                                                DEADLINE: September 12         TIME: 1:00 p.m.                     kids can take home the play dough!
DATE: September 5                LOCATION: SCC                         COST: FREE                     AGE: Seniors                        130305A
DEADLINE: August 29              TIME: 10:00-10:30 a.m.                                                                                   DATE: September 19            LOCATION: SCC
                                                                       ♥ FAMILY BASKETBALL NIGHTS
COST: $3.00                      AGE: 2-5                                                                                                 DEADLINE: September 12        TIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m.
                                                                       Spend some quality time together in a fun and non-competitive
                                                                       environment shooting around on our lowered baskets or              COST: $3.00                   AGE: 2-5
DINOSAUR ADVENTURES                                                    regulation baskets. This is a great opportunity to teach
Explore the wonderful world of dinosaurs. Children will learn          your child how to shoot and dribble or to sharpen skills in        THE BIG “SEPTEMBER” COLORING
interesting facts about some unique dinosaurs through games,           preparation for the upcoming basketball season. Monday’s           CONTEST
music and crafts. Snack and drink provided.                            and Thursday’s at Patuxent Elementary School and Friday’s          This contest is designed for ages 2-12 years. Participants may
130486A                                                                at Mutual Elementary School.                                       pick up the coloring picture from the Southern Community
DATE: September 5                LOCATION: SCC                         133776A                                                            Center, Lusby, MD. Please use crayons only and remember chil-
DEADLINE: August 29              TIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m.                DATE: September 15-November. 14                                    dren should color on their own. NOTE: DISPLAY ONLY! Please
                                                                       LOCATIONS: PES & MES                                               submit all entries to the Southern Community Center.
COST: $3.00                      AGE: 2-5
                                                                       DEADLINE: N/A            TIME: 6:00-9:00 p.m.                      130365A
CONNECT 4 TOURNAMENT NIGHTS AT SCC                                     COST: FREE               AGE: 5-Up                                 DATE: September               LOCATION: SCC
Join us in a friendly competition of Connect Four. All levels
                                                                       ♥ FAMILY DODGEBALL NIGHTS                                          DEADLINE: September 15        TIME: 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
are welcome! This activity is open to all and is designed for a
                                                                       Get ready for some fast-paced fun! Bring your family and           COST: FREE                    AGE: 2-12
great family fun night! Great prizes and fun for all!
                                                                       friends out to Patuxent Elementary School for a night of
130120A                                                                dodgeball action. Don’t worry about getting hit by the
DATE: September 11               LOCATION: SCC                         ball because we have “soft” balls designed specifically for         OCTOBER
DEADLINE: September 5            TIME: 6:00-7:00 p.m.                  dodgeball. This event offers great exercise and a wonderful
                                                                       opportunity to spend time with your family. Don’t miss out         “COUGARS AND KITTENS”
COST: FREE                       AGE: All                              on the action! This activity will be held on Wednesdays,           Coffee, tea, and finding me! Girl talk on Level 10! Join us for
                                                                       September 17 through November 12.                                  a great movie and rap session. Bring a friend and meet new
SCHOOL’S OUT FUN DAY
Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Spend the             133786A                                                            friends. Great movie, food, and fun! Cover dish required.
day at SCC playing games, doing crafts, watching a movie and           DATE: See Above                LOCATION: PES                       130390A
enjoying popcorn. Please bring a lunch and we will provide             DEADLINE: N/A                  TIME: 6:00-9:00 p.m.                DATE: October 2               LOCATION: SCC
all of the fun!                                                        COST: FREE                     AGE: 5-Up
                                                                                                                                          DEADLINE: September 26        TIME: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
130116A                                                                THE BEST DOG ESSAY & PICTURE CONTEST                               COST: FREE                    AGE: Adult
DATE: September 12               LOCATION: SCC                         It’s National Dog Week and we want to know why you have
DEADLINE: September 8            TIME: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.             the best dog. Please submit a photo with your entry. Essays        SWEET MUSIC
                                                                       will be displayed at Southern Community Center, September          You’ve seen Jack’s Big Music Show, now let’s create some
COST: $15.00                     AGE: 5-12
                                                                       19-29. Please submit all entries by September 17th.                music of our own! Children will enjoy making their very own
SESAME IN THE PARK                                                     130435A                                                            musical instrument and playing musical games. This event is
Somebody come and play with me! Bring your favorite                    DATE: September 19             LOCATION: SCC                       sure to be a big hit with your little one! Parent participation
Sesame Street character for fun and games. Snack and drink             DEADLINE: September 17         TIME: 8:30 a.m.                     required. Snack and drink provided.
provided.                                                              COST: FREE                     AGE: All                            130490A
130491A                                                                                                                                   DATE: October 3               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                       LITTLE HANDS, BIG CREATIONS
DATE: September 12               LOCATION: CPP                                                                                            DEADLINE: September 26        TIME: 10:00-10:30 a.m.
                                                                       Join us for great BIG fun as we play with puddin’ paint,
DEADLINE: September 4            TIME: 9:30-10:00 a.m.                 sidewalk chalk and more. Please wear old clothes! Kids will        COST: $3.00                   AGE: 1-2
COST: $3.00                      AGE: 1-2                              get messy! Adult participation required.
                                                                       130139A                                                            OUR PLANET EARTH
WIGGLES-N-GIGGLES IN THE PARK                                          DATE: September 19             LOCATION: SCC                       Going GREEN! Children will learn about recycling as they
Wiggles and giggles, elbows and knees, join us if you please.          DEADLINE: September 12         TIME: 9:30-10:00 a.m.               create art work from recycled materials. Snack and drink
This event will involve fun and learning through dance, games,         COST: FREE                     AGE: 1-2                            provided.
and activities. Great exercise! Come dressed in sneakers and                                                                              130377A
sweat-pants.                                                           TIME IN A BOTTLE                                                   DATE: October 3               LOCATION: SCC
134223A                                                                Children will create their very own time capsule. Please bring
                                                                       pictures, artifacts (small in size) to create your personal        DEADLINE: September 26        TIME: 10:30-11:00 a.m.
DATE: September 12               LOCATION: CPP
                                                                       keepsake time capsule. Adult participation required.               COST: FREE                    AGE: 2-5
DEADLINE: September 5            TIME: 10:00-10:45 a.m.
                                                                       130423A
COST: FREE                       AGE: 1-5                              DATE: September 19             LOCATION: SCC                       THINGS THAT GO VROOM!
                                                                       DEADLINE: September 12         TIME: 10:00-10:30 a.m.              The Big RACE! It’s an exciting program all about things that
ART IN THE PARK!                                                       COST: FREE                     AGE: 3-5                            go vroom! A craft, games, and fun play will highlight this
Join us at Cove Point Park for a morning of nature art. A walk                                                                            event. Children should bring their bikes, big wheels, etc. for
through the park will help us find our supplies. Dress appropriately    SWEET POTATO AND                                                   the BIG RACE!
for the weather and walking. Drink and snack provided.                 PUMPKIN PIE CONTEST                                                130138A
130483A                                                                Win two free seats on one of Parks and Recreation Southern         DATE: October 3               LOCATION: SCC
DATE: September 12               LOCATION: CPP                         District’s shopping trips to New York City. (Seats are not
                                                                       cash redeemable or transferable.) Bring out grandmas’ secret       DEADLINE: September 26        TIME: 11:00 a.m.-Noon
DEADLINE: September 4            TIME: 10:45-11:15 a.m.
                                                                       recipe. Entries must be delivered to the Southern Community        COST: FREE                    AGE: 2-5
COST: FREE                       AGE: 2-5                              Center by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 19th. (Entries may
                                                                       also be dropped-off the night before.) Entries will be judged      ♥ YOUTH FREE THROW CONTEST
GAMING - XBOX NASCAR TOURNAMENT                                        on Appearance, Taste, Texture and Overall Presentation.            Calling all youth, ages 5-8, to participate in our free throw
Looking for a fun and great competition on your day off? Bring         All four categories are essential! Note: All entries must be       contest in the gym at Patuxent Elementary School. The
your “A” game and join us for a friendly NASCAR competition!           fully prepared. Staff will NOT be responsible for additional       baskets have been lowered and we want to see you show off
Prizes to the top winners!                                             preparation. Pre-registration a must! Taste testing will begin     your shooting skills! Prizes will be awarded.
130358A                                                                promptly at 10:15 a.m.
                                                                                                                                          130107A
DATE: September 12               LOCATION: SCC                         130394A
                                                                                                                                          DATE: October 9               LOCATION: PES
DEADLINE: September 8            TIME: 10:30 a.m.                      DATE: September 19             LOCATION: SCC
                                                                       DEADLINE: September 12         TIME: 10:00 a.m.                    DEADLINE: October 1           TIME: 6:30 p.m.
COST: FREE                       AGE: 5-12
                                                                       COST: FREE                     AGE: Adult                          COST: FREE                    AGE: 5-8


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THE BIG “OCTOBER” COLORING CONTEST                                  “A PENNY 4 YOUR THOUGHTS”                                            NOVEMBER
This contest is designed for ages 2-12 years. Participants may      POETRY NIGHT-“Let me share with you.” This will be a great
pick up the coloring picture from the Southern Community            evening to express your creativity and talk to others who share      PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN
Center, Lusby, MD. Please use crayons only and remember             the same interest. This is a great opportunity to meet new           A Picture is worth a thousands words. Create a collage of
children should color on their own. NOTE: DISPLAY ONLY!             people. Pre-Registration required for all participants.              pictures centered on patriotism and win! If scrapbooking
Please submit all entries to the SCC.                               130384A                                                              and art is your thing, here’s the chance to get creative while
130365B                                                             DATE: October 17                LOCATION: SCC                        displaying the Great USA. Entries will be judged on Creativity,
DATE: October                  LOCATION: SCC                        DEADLINE: October 10            TIME: 7:15 p.m.                      Appearance, Color, Texture and Overall Presentation. This is
DEADLINE: October 15           TIME: 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.                                                                                 a chance to share family quality time and work as a team! All
                                                                    COST: FREE                      AGE: 16-Up
                                                                                                                                         entries must be submitted to the Southern Community Center,
COST: FREE                     AGE: 2-12
                                                                    PUMPKIN SEARCH                                                       by October 29. All entries will be on display November 3-14.
CONNECT 4 TOURNAMENT NIGHTS AT SCC                                  Find a pumpkin and win a prize. Pumpkins will be hidden at           130338B
Join us in a friendly competition of Connect Four. All levels       the Southern Community Center from October 22nd through              DATE: November 3               LOCATION: SCC
are welcome! This activity is open to all and is designed for a     October 31st.                                                        DEADLINE: October 29           TIME: Daily Operations
great family fun night! Great prizes and fun for all!               130786A                                                              COST: FREE                     AGE: All
130120B                                                             DATE: October 22                LOCATION: SCC
DATE: October 16               LOCATION: SCC                        DEADLINE: October 31            TIME: 4:00-8:00 p.m.                 SPAGHETTI DINNER ON WEDNESDAY
DEADLINE: October 9            TIME: 6:00-7:00 p.m.                                                                                      Guess what, be our guest, we are cooking! Join us for a
                                                                    COST: FREE                      AGE: All
                                                                                                                                         homemade spaghetti dinner. Tonight you can leave the cooking
COST: FREE                     AGE: All
                                                                    INFANT/TODDLER HALLOWEEN BASH                                        up to us. Just relax, enjoy great food and a great atmosphere.
SCHOOL’S OUT FUN DAY                                                Calling all little pumpkins to join us as we celebrate Halloween     Families are welcome. Fantastic door prizes will highlight
Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Spend the          with games, crafts, pumpkin decorating, costume contest,             this event.
day at SCC playing games, doing crafts, watching a movie and        and snacks. Come dressed in costume. Adult participation             130359A
enjoying popcorn. Please bring a lunch and we will provide          required.                                                            DATE: November 5               LOCATION: SCC
all of the fun!                                                     130787A                                                              DEADLINE: October 29           TIME: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
130116B                                                             DATE: October 24                LOCATION: SCC                        COST: $4.00 per person         AGE: All
DATE: October 17               LOCATION: SCC                        DEADLINE: October 17            TIME: 10:00-10:45 a.m.
DEADLINE: October 13           TIME: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.                                                                                 A DOLLY TEA PARTY
                                                                    COST: $5.00                     AGE: 1-5                             A tea party for you and your dolly! Arrive in your fanciest
COST: $15.00                   AGE: 5-12
                                                                    GHOST AND GOBLINS ON MY WALLS                                        dress; bring your favorite dolly and join us for a delightfully
GAMING - XBOX NASCAR TOURNAMENT                                     A Picture is worth a thousands words. Create a collage of            fun, gracious tea time. A child/dolly look-a-like contest and
Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Bring your         pictures centered on Ghost & Goblins and win! If scrapbooking        craft will highlight this event.
“A” game and join us for a friendly NASCAR competition!             and art is your thing, here’s the chance to get creative while       130457B
Prizes to the top winners!                                          displaying a parade of ghostly happenings. Entries will be           DATE: November 7               LOCATION: SCC
130358B                                                             judged on Creativity, Appearance, Color, Texture and Overall         DEADLINE: October 31           TIME: 10:30 a.m.
DATE: October 17               LOCATION: SCC                        Presentation. All entries must be submitted to the Southern          COST: $5.00                    AGE: 3-6
DEADLINE: October 13           TIME: 11:30 a.m.                     Community Center, by October 22. All entries will be on display
                                                                    October 27-31.                                                       PIRATE ADVENTURES
COST: FREE                     AGE: 5-12
                                                                    130338A                                                              Ahoy mates! Jump on board for some fun walking the plank
SENIOR BREAKFAST BINGO                                              DATE: October 27                LOCATION: SCC                        and digging up a treasure of pirate loot. Snack and drink
Bingo breakfast designed just for seniors. Great breakfast &                                                                             provided.
                                                                    DEADLINE: October 22            TIME: Daily Operations
prizes! Phone registration will be accepted, if you are in the      COST: FREE                      AGE: All                             130479A
County’s computer system.                                                                                                                DATE: November 7               LOCATION: SCC
131784D                                                             PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST                                              DEADLINE: October 31           TIME: 10:00
DATE: October 17               LOCATION: SCC                        Get your creative juices flowing and join in the fun! This event      COST: $5.00                    AGE: 3-6
DEADLINE: October 4            TIME: 9:30 a.m.                      is open to all ghosts and goblins, young and old alike! Bring
                                                                    your completed masterpiece to SCC for judging, display and           BIG “APPLE” TASTE TEST
COST: FREE                     AGE: Seniors
                                                                    ghoulish prizes! Carved pumpkins will be judged on creativity,       Win two tickets to New York City to see the famous Rockettes
♥ LIL’ BALLERS BASKETBALL FUN AND                                   originality and quality of carving. Divisions as follow: Parent      at Radio City Music Hall on December 12th (Tickets are
BREAKFAST                                                           and child, child (ages 12 and up) and adult.Pre-registration is a    not cash redeemable or transferable.) Bake or make your
This basketball competition is designed for the little “Ball-       must! Please drop your pumpkins off by October 27. Pumpkins          favorite apple dish. Entries must be delivered to the Southern
ers” of the world. Come test your skills and enjoy a Ball-ers       will be on display October 29-November 2.                            Community Center by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, November
champion healthy breakfast.                                         130784B                                                              7th. Entries may be dropped off the night before. Entries
                                                                                                                                         will be judged on Appearance, Taste, Texture and Overall
130111A                                                             DATE: October 29                LOCATION: SCC
                                                                                                                                         Presentation. All four categories are essential! Note: All
DATE: October 17               LOCATION: SCC                        DEADLINE: October 27            TIME: 6:00 p.m.                      entries must be fully prepared. Staff will NOT be responsible
DEADLINE: October 5            TIME: 10:00 a.m.                     COST: FREE                      AGE: All                             for additional preparation. Taste testing will begin promptly
COST: $5.00                    AGE: 3-5                                                                                                  at 10:15 a.m. Pre-registration a must!
                                                                    PUMPKIN PAINTING
                                                                    Bring a pumpkin and we will supply the paint and decorations         130381A
PRINCESS “BREAKFAST” TEA
                                                                    to make a pumpkin uniquely your own. Pumpkins will be                DATE: November 7               LOCATION: SCC
A breakfast tea party! Please dress in your prettiest princess
dress and join us for a delightful breakfast, gracious tea time,    judged and prizes awarded.                                           DEADLINE: November 5           TIME: 10:00 a.m.
fun game and craft.                                                 130784A                                                              COST: FREE                     AGE: Adult
130457A                                                             DATE: October 30                LOCATION: SCC
                                                                                                                                         KIDS IN THE KITCHEN
DATE: October 17               LOCATION: SCC                        DEADLINE: October 23            TIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m.               Bake or design your favorite cupcakes. Entries must be
DEADLINE: October 5            TIME: 10:00 a.m.                     COST: FREE                      AGE: 2-5                             delivered to the Southern Community Center by 10:00 a.m. on
COST: $5.00                    AGE: 3-5                                                                                                  Friday, November 7th. Great prizes! Entries may be dropped
                                                                    HALLOWEEN COSTUME JUDGING CONTEST                                    off the night before. Taste testing will begin promptly at 10:15
WILD-OUT FRIDAY @ THE SOUTHERN                                      Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in         a.m. Entries will be judged on Appearance, Taste, Texture
COMMUNITY CENTER                                                    each age group (3 & under, 4-5, 6-8, 9-12, 13 -Up) and categories    and Overall Presentation. All four categories are essential!
Open MIC Night at the Southern Community Center for                 (funniest, prettiest, scariest and most original). Check-in: 6:00-   Note: All entries must be fully prepared. Staff will NOT be
singers, rappers and comedians. Can you handle the pressure?        6:25 p.m. Judging begins promptly at 6:30 p.m. Pre-registration      responsible for additional preparation.
Great prizes! Call (410) 586-1101 for more information.             a must. Phone registration will be accepted if you are in the        Pre-registration a must!
                                                                    computer.
130555A                                                                                                                                  130381B
DATE: October 17               LOCATION: SCC                        130352A                                                              DATE: November 7               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                    DATE: October 30                LOCATION: SCC
DEADLINE: October 10           TIME: 7:15 p.m.                                                                                           DEADLINE: November 5           TIME: 10:00 a.m.
                                                                    DEADLINE: October 23            TIME: 6:30 p.m.
COST: FREE                     AGE: All                                                                                                  COST: FREE                     AGE: 3-11
                                                                    COST: FREE                      AGE: All




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PETS IN PICTURES                                                      THE BIG “NOVEMBER” COLORING                                         FALL INDOORS FLEA MARKET/YARD SALE
A photo contest designed for the pet lover. Send all photos           CONTEST                                                             One man’s TRASH...Another man’s TREASURE! Clean house
to the Southern Community Center, Lusby, MD. Categories               This contest is designed for ages 2-12 years. Participants may      before the holidays and make room for those holiday gifts.
includes, funniest, cutest, largest, smallest, most original, and     pick up the coloring picture from the Southern Community            130341B
owner/pet look-a-like. All pictures and winning entries will be       Center, Lusby, MD. Please use crayons only and remember             DATE: December 6                LOCATION: SCC
on display November 10th. Note: Please write, name, address,          children should color on their own. NOTE: DISPLAY ONLY!             DEADLINE: November 27           TIME: 8:00 a.m.-Noon
and phone number on the back of each photo submitted.                 Please submit all entries to the SCC.
                                                                                                                                          COST: $5 space/$8 Table         AGE: All
130477A                                                               130365C
DATE: November 7                LOCATION: SCC                         DATE: November                 LOCATION: SCC                        CANDY CANE SEARCH
DEADLINE: November 3            TIME: 7:00-8:30 p.m.                  DEADLINE: November 15          TIME: 9:00 a.m.                      Find a candy cane and win a prize. Candy canes will be
COST: FREE                      AGE: All                              COST: FREE                     AGE: 2-12                            hidden at the Southern Community Center from December
                                                                                                                                          8th-17th.
SCHOOL’S OUT FUN DAY                                                                                                                      130786B
Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Spend the            DECEMBER                                                            DATE: December 8-17             LOCATION: SCC
day at SCC playing games, doing crafts, watching a movie and                                                                              DEADLINE: December 17           TIME: 4:00-8:00 p.m.
enjoying popcorn. Please bring a lunch and we will provide            DEAR SANTA:                                                         COST: FREE                      AGE: All
all of the fun!                                                       SANTA WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU! Please drop your
130116C                                                               letters off at the Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal Lane,       LET IT SNOW! LET IT SNOW!
DATE: November 10               LOCATION: SCC                         Lusby Maryland for Santa’s special NORTH POLE MAILBOX.              LET IT SNOW!
                                                                      “Hurry, Hurry-do not be late”. Santa will pick up his North Pole    This event will get everyone into the holiday spirit! Make a
DEADLINE: November 5            TIME: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
                                                                      Mailbox with your letters on December 10th. Please include          snowman, play reindeer games, and enjoy a holiday treat.
COST: $15.00                    AGE: 5-12                             your name and mailing address.
                                                                                                                                          130783A
GAMING - WII TOURNAMENT -                                             130773A                                                             DATE: December 11               LOCATION: SCC
BOWLING & HOMERUN                                                     DATE: December                 LOCATION: SCC                        DEADLINE: December 5            TIME: 10:30- 11:30 a.m.
Bring your “A” game and join us for a friendly bowling and            DEADLINE: December 9           TIME: Daily Operations               COST: $5.00                     AGE: 2-5
homerun Wii game competition! Prizes to the top winners!              COST: FREE                     AGE: All
130358C                                                                                                                                   CONNECT 4 TOURNAMENT NIGHTS AT SCC
                                                                      SANTA BABY! A WISH BOX FOR ADULTS!                                  Join us in a friendly competition of Connect Four. All levels
DATE: November 10               LOCATION: SCC                         For the young at heart! You could be a WINNER. Write your           are welcome! This activity is open to all and is designed for a
DEADLINE: November 5            TIME: 10:00 a.m.                      best Santa letter and drop to the Southern Community Center,        great family fun night! Great prizes and fun for all!
COST: FREE                      AGE: 5-12                             20 Appeal Lane, Lusby Maryland for Santa’s special NORTH
                                                                      POLE MAILBOX. “Hurry, Hurry-do not be late”. Santa will pick
                                                                                                                                          130120D
CONNECT 4 TOURNAMENT NIGHTS AT SCC                                    up his North Pole Mailbox with your letters on December 10th.       DATE: December 11               LOCATION: SCC
Join us in a friendly competition of Connect Four. All levels         Please include your name and mailing address. Prizes will be        DEADLINE: December 4            TIME: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
are welcome! This activity is open to all and is designed for a       awarded for the most creative letter.                               COST: FREE                      AGE: All
great family fun night! Great prizes and fun for all!
                                                                      130773B                                                             AN AFTERNOON MOVIE & HOLIDAY FUN!
130120C                                                               DATE: December                 LOCATION: SCC                        Enjoy a great movie and a glass of eggnog! The Movie, “It’s a
DATE: November 13               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                      DEADLINE: December 9           TIME: Daily Operations               Wonderful Life” is a traditional family film that’s sure to put
DEADLINE: November 6            TIME: 6:00-7:00 p.m.                                                                                      you into the true holiday spirit.
                                                                      COST: FREE                     AGE: All
COST: FREE                      AGE: All
                                                                                                                                          130342A
                                                                      COOKIES OF THE HOLIDAY - A BAKE OFF
♥ LIL’ PLAYERS SOCCER FUN AND                                         You are already baking those holiday cookies, so why not
                                                                                                                                          DATE: December 11               LOCATION: SCC
BREAKFAST                                                             make a few extra and bring them to Southern Community               DEADLINE: November 28           TIME: 1:15 p.m.
This soccer skills and fun play is designed for the little Players.   Center for a chance to win a fabulous holiday gift. Entries         COST: FREE                      AGE: Seniors
Children will learn basic soccer techniques and enjoy a healthy       may be dropped off the day/evening before or by 10:00 a.m. on
breakfast fit for champions!                                                                                                               PIZZA & A MOVIE -
                                                                      Friday, December 5th. Entries will be judged on Appearance,
                                                                                                                                          A HOLIDAY FAMILY EVENT!
130111B                                                               Taste, Texture and Overall Presentation. All four categories are
                                                                                                                                          Family Night with pizza and a holiday Movie! Enjoy pizza, a
DATE: November 14               LOCATION: SCC                         essential! Note: All entries must be fully prepared. Staff will
                                                                                                                                          great movie and some good ole’ fashion quality time with your
DEADLINE: October 5             TIME: 10:00 a.m.                      NOT be responsible for additional preparation. Taste testing
                                                                                                                                          family. The Movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life” is a traditional family
COST: $5.00                     AGE: 3-5                              will begin promptly at 10:15 a.m. Pre-registration a must! Bring    film that’s sure to put your family into the true holiday spirit.
                                                                      your recipe to share with others.                                   COST: $16.00 per family of 4 and/or $5.00 per person.
CLOWNING AROUND                                                       130405A
A circus of fun! Children will have their face painted, join the                                                                          130342B
                                                                      DATE: December 5               LOCATION: SCC                        DATE: December 11               LOCATION: SCC
circus and have a parade of fun!                                      DEADLINE: December 1           TIME: 10:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                          DEADLINE: November 28           TIME: 6:15 p.m.
130492A                                                               COST: FREE                     AGE: 18-Up
                                                                                                                                          COST: See above                 AGE: All
DATE: November 14               LOCATION: SCC
DEADLINE: October 5             TIME: 11:00                           KIDS HOLIDAY COOKIE BAKE OFF                                        GIFT WRAPPING CONTEST
                                                                      You’ve watched mom do it, now it’s your turn to Decemberorate
COST: $5.00                     AGE: 3-5                                                                                                  Win a holiday GIFT card from a local vendor. Get in the
                                                                      and bake those holiday cookies (with adult supervision of
                                                                                                                                          season spirit and let’s get to the wrapping! We want to see
RODEO OF FUN                                                          course!). Creativity is a must! Entries will be judged on taste,    your technique, skills and your uniqueness. Please drop your
Lil’ partners, grab your cowboy boots and hat, and join us for        appearance, and creativity. Winners will receive great prizes!      “GIFTS” off at the Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal
some western fun! Enjoy games, crafts and some good ol’               Entries may be dropped off the day/evening before or by             Lane, Lusby Maryland by December 19th for judging. Gifts
western fun! Snack and drink provided.                                10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 5th. Note: All entries must          (empty boxes, etc) will be judged on neatness, creativity, and
                                                                      be fully prepared. Staff will NOT be responsible for additional     best design. Entries will be on display December 22 through
130109A                                                               preparation. Pre-registration is a must! Taste testing will begin
DATE: November 21               LOCATION: SCC                                                                                             December 30.
                                                                      promptly at 10:15 a.m.
DEADLINE: November 14           TIME: 10:00 a.m.                                                                                          130428A
                                                                      130405B                                                             DATE: December 22               LOCATION: SCC
COST: $3.00                     AGE: 3-5
                                                                      DATE: December 5               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                                                                                          DEADLINE: December 19           TIME: Daily Operations
DA TURKEY BOWL                                                        DEADLINE: December 1           TIME: 10:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                          COST: FREE                      AGE: All
A Bowl full of fun! Kids will enjoy bowling and fun carnival          COST: FREE                     AGE: 3-13
games.
                                                                      GINGERBREAD COOKIE &
130492A
DATE: November 21               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                      TREE DECORATING
                                                                      Toddlers will enjoy decorating their own gingerbread man
                                                                                                                                              See How You Can
DEADLINE: November 14
COST: $3.00
                                TIME: 11:00 a.m.
                                AGE: 2-5
                                                                      cookie, as well as creating fun tree decorations for the Southern
                                                                      Community Center holiday tree. Children will enjoy trimming             Give Back To The
                                                                      the tree with their very own handmade decorations.
                                                                      130788A                                                                   Community
                                                                      DATE: December 5               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                      DEADLINE: November 28          TIME: 10:30-11:30 a.m.                                   See Page 26
                                                                      COST: $3.00                    AGE: 2-6


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THE BIG “DECEMBER” COLORING                                          130315H
CONTEST                                                              DATE: December 30              LOCATION: SCC                                 RUNS & RACES
This contest is designed for ages 2-12 years. Participants may       DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
pick up the coloring picture from the Southern Community
Center, Lusby, MD. Please use crayons only and remember
                                                                     COST: $15.00                   AGE: 7-12                             GET FIT W/ PARKS &
                                                                     130315I
children should color on their own. NOTE: DISPLAY
ONLY! Please submit all entries to the Southern Community            DATE: December 31              LOCATION: SCC
                                                                                                                                              RECREATION
Center.                                                              DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 9:00 a.m.-Noon                    PARKS & RECREATION HAS CREATED
130365D                                                              COST: $12.00                   AGE: 3-6                              FUN; 1-MILE RUNS/RACES & WALKS FOR
DATE: December                 LOCATION: SCC                                                                                               ALL AGES TO GET YOU STARTED WITH A
                                                                     130315J
DEADLINE: December 15          TIME: 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.                                                                                           HEALTHIER LIFESTYLE.
                                                                     DATE: December 31              LOCATION: SCC
COST: FREE                     AGE: 2-12
                                                                     DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 8:00 a.m.-Noon
SANTA AND PIZZA                                                      COST: $12.00                   AGE: 7-12
                                                                                                                                           LET’S GET RUNNING
Enjoy pizza, a craft and a very special visit with Santa. Bring
your camera to remember the moment. Limited Registration-
                                                                                                                                             AGAIN CALVERT!
Please register early!                                                                                                                  Sign-up your organization and lets have a friendly
130774A
                                                                        DANCES / CONCERTS                                               competition. Runs & races for everyone!
DATE: December 18              LOCATION: SCC                                                                                            ♥ BACK TO SCHOOL RUN
DEADLINE: December 11          TIME: 6:00-7:15 p.m.                     POWER JAM MUSIC ALLIANCE (PJMA)
                                                                                                                                        Join us for an exhilarating early morning “Back to School”
COST: $6.00                    AGE: 1-10                                   MUSIC, CONCERTS & DANCES!                                    one-mile run. School supply and equipment will be awarded
                                                                                    130420 A-C                                          to winners. No refunds!
DECEMBER THE HALLS WITH                                              Parks and Recreation Southern District and PJMA will be            130892A
BOUGHS OF HOLLY                                                      offering Freestyle Rap Battles, Singers Sing Offs, and Battle
A Picture is worth a thousands words. Create a collage of pic-                                                                          DATE: October 11              LOCATION: CPP
                                                                     of the Bands evenings at the Southern Community Center. The
tures centered on the holiday season and win! If scrap booking                                                                          DEADLINE: October 3           TIME: 7:15 a.m.
                                                                     driving force for this activity is to encourage and aid youth
and art is your thing, here’s the chance to get creative while       in how to tap into their talents and creativity. This activity     COST: $6.00                   AGE: 5-17
decorating the walls of the Southern Community Center with           will also serve as a safe environment for youth to hang out,       ♥ THE EXECUTIVE RUN
the Holiday spirit. This is a chance to share family quality time    share their musical talents and a place to perform. These          Week long office blues! Get out of the office and join us for an
and work as a team! Entries will be judged on Creative, Ap-          events are designed for high school students! Meetings will        early morning one-mile Saturday run. Tea m -Up and challenge
pearance, Color, Texture and Overall Presentation. All entries       be at the Southern Community Center, Lusby, MD. DATES:             other offices and businesses for a friendly competition! Great
must be submitted to the Southern Community Center, by               September 19, 8:00-11:00 p.m., October 17, 8:00-11:00              prizes will be awarded. No refunds!
December 18. All entries will be on display December 22-31.          p.m., and December 5, 8:00-11:00 p.m. Pre-Registration
                                                                                                                                        130871A
130338C                                                              and/or door registration required. Student ID REQUIRED! For
                                                                     more information call Fred at (301) 863-5782 or contact the        DATE: October 11              LOCATION: CPP
DATE: December 22              LOCATION: SCC
                                                                     Southern Community Center at (410) 586-1101.                       DEADLINE: October 3           TIME: 7:00 a.m.
DEADLINE: December 18          TIME: Daily Operations
                                                                                                                                        COST: $6.00                   AGE: 18-Up
COST: FREE                     AGE: All                              ♥ BACK TO SCHOOL DANCE PARTY -
                                                                     CHILD/PARENT DANCE                                                 ♥ GREAT PUMPKIN JOG
HOLIDAY CAMP DAY                                                     A little bit old-school mixed with the new school. This event is   Children will enjoy a short jog/walk. Pumpkins will be
Parents are you looking for a few hours to do some before or         designed for elementary school students and parents. Dances        awarded. No refunds!
after holiday shopping or cleaning? Of course you are! So
drop your child, age 3-6 and 7-12 off at SCC for crafts, games,
                                                                     in review! We will explore dance crazes throughout time. Great     130810A
                                                                     prizes with fun and laughs!                                        DATE: October 30              LOCATION: SCC
movies, snacks and more! Each day will be highlighted by
new games and crafts. Note: 12/24 & 12/31 camps will close           130448A                                                            DEADLINE: October 23          TIME: 10:00 a.m.
at noon.                                                             DATE: September 19             LOCATION: SCC                       COST: $3.00                   AGE: 2-6
130315A                                                              DEADLINE: September 12         TIME: 6:00-8:00 p.m.                ♥ TURKEY TROT 1 MILE RUN
DATE: December 23              LOCATION: SCC                                                                                            Win your family Thanksgiving Turkey! Join us for an early
                                                                     COST: $4.00                    AGE: Elementary School Age
DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 9:00 a.m.-Noon                                                                                     morning one-mile run. Turkeys will be awarded to the winners.
COST: $12.00                   AGE: 3-6                              ♥ THE MONSTER MASH -                                               No refunds!
130315B
                                                                     CHILD/PARENT DANCE                                                 130889 A
                                                                     This event is designed for elementary school students and          DATE: November 15             LOCATION: CPP
DATE: December 23              LOCATION: SCC                         parents. A masquerade ball! Let’s monster mash to the Chicken      DEADLINE: November 7          TIME: 7:00 a.m.
DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.             Dance, YMCA, Macarena, Hokey Pokey, Electric Slide, ETC.           COST: $5.00                   AGE: 5-12
COST: $15.00                   AGE: 7-12                             Create your own line dance and win! Dress to impress,
130315C                                                              costumes will be judged!                                           TINY TOTS TURKEY TROT
                                                                     130448B                                                            Join us for a short jog/walk for tots. Great excise, fun and
DATE: December 24              LOCATION: SCC                                                                                            prizes! No refunds!
DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 9:00 a.m.-Noon                  DATE: October 30               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                                                                                        130898A
COST: $12.00                   AGE: 3-6                              DEADLINE: October 23           TIME: 6:00-8:30 p.m.                DATE: November 20             LOCATION: SCC
130315D                                                              COST: $4.00                    AGE: Elementary School Age          DEADLINE: November 13         TIME: 10:00 a.m.
DATE: December 24              LOCATION: SCC                                                                                            COST: $2.00                   AGE: 3-6
                                                                     ♥ “GET YOUR DANCE ON” COMPETITION!
DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 8:00 a.m.-Noon
                                                                     Come see what’s poppin! An all-out dance event designed for
COST: $12.00                   AGE: 7-12                             that creative dance junkie! We are looking for the craziest,
130315E                                                              creative, ill-est dancers out there! Bring your best dance
DATE: December 29              LOCATION: SCC                         moves and wild-out. This will be a show stopper! Everyone is
DEADLINE: December 19
COST: $12.00
130315F
DATE: December 29
                               TIME: 9:00 a.m.-Noon
                               AGE: 3-6


                               LOCATION: SCC
                                                                     welcome! We need singles, groups, hip-hop, ballet, ballroom,
                                                                     country, etc. Come strut your stuff and win big prizes and
                                                                     bragging rights!
                                                                     130129A
                                                                     DATE: November 21              LOCATION: SCC
                                                                                                                                         Freaky Friday
DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.                                                                                    Join the Northern Area for an evening of
COST: $15.00                   AGE: 7-12                             DEADLINE: November 14          TIME: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                           crazy and twisted games, contests, snacks
                                                                     COST: FREE                     AGE: All                                   and entertainment. This event is for
130315G
DATE: December 30              LOCATION: SCC                                                                                                the entire family – the more the merrier
DEADLINE: December 19          TIME: 9:00 a.m.-Noon                                                                                        Come join us on Friday evening, October
COST: $12.00                   AGE: 3-6                                                                                                       24th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. For more
                                                                                                                                             information, please call (410) 257-2554.


22        CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                 (Unless otherwise noted)                       www.co.cal.md.us • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • Calvert County Parks and Recreation
                                                                   2008 - RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS
                        TRIPS                                      SPECTACULAR
                                                                   BUY EARLY-THIS TRIP will be a “SOLD OUT EVENT”. A
Pre-registration required for ALL trips. Please call your          holiday show to remember! Join us for a spectacular time!
 local Community Center for information. Refunds will              This extraordinary experience will redefine “spectacular”
 only be given if Calvert County Division of Parks and             from the moment you enter the doors. Snow will fall, and the
              Recreation cancels the trip.                         glow of fireworks will light up the stage. The show promises
             ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS!                                to delight with a showcase honoring the enduring tradition,
                                                                   and immersive moments that will envelop you and your loved
SCAVENGER HUNT AND WIN A TRIP TO                                   ones in the true meaning of Christmas. There will also be
NEW YORK CITY                                                      time for shopping and sightseeing on your own. This trip is
130450A                                                            designed for everyone. Buses will depart from the Southern
Scavenger your way through the Southern District Special           Community Center, Prince Frederick Shopping Center (Green
Events, Trips, Dances, and Runs & Races sections, complete         Turtle) and the Mt. Hope Community Center. NYC arrival
the hunt and mail your list by September 19 to enter into          (estimated) Noon SHOWTIME: 1:00 p.m. NYC departure: 6:00
a drawing to win 2 seats on one of Parks and Recreation            p.m. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Southern District shopping trips to New York City. (Seats are      Limited tickets! Please register early! No Refunds!
not cash redeemable or transferable.) Mail your completed          BUS PICK-UP NOTICE: There will be three locations to
entry with the activity number-130450A, your name, address,        meet the bus, please select the registration number for the
and phone number to: Calvert County Parks and Recreation           location in which you will be boarding the bus. Buses will
Southern Community Center | 20 Appeal Lane | Lusby, MD             only pick-up at that designated area. Please contact the
20657. All entries must be postmarked by September 19.             Southern Community Center for more information.
   NAME THAT ACTIVITY                                              139668A - Southern Community Center - Lusby, MD
                                                                   DATE: December 12             LOCATION: New York City            A CHRISTMAS CAROL -
   Non-perishable Foods.                                                                                                            TOBY’S DINNER THEATRE
   Running for Turkeys.                                            DEADLINE: August 15           TIME: 6:00 a.m.                    Join us for this classic tale! It’s NO “Bah Humbug!” Buffet
   Capture the majesty of ancient Rome.                            COST: $91.50                  AGE: All                           served from 6:15 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Show starts @ 8:00 p.m. Bus
   Day trip adventures designed especially for adults.                                                                              will return to MHCC @ approximately 11:30 p.m. and PF
                                                                   139668B - PF Shopping Center - Prince Fredrick, MD               Shopping Center @ 12:00 a.m. Pre-registration required. No
   Great movie and a glass of eggnog.                              DATE: December 12             LOCATION: New York City            refunds unless trip is cancelled by CCPR! Participants 17 and
   Art work from recycled materials.                               DEADLINE: August 15           TIME: 6:15 a.m.                    under must be accompanied by an adult.
   Enjoy great food and a great atmosphere.
                                                                   COST: $91.50                  AGE: All
                                                                                                                                    329661A
   Keepsake time capsule.                                                                                                           DATE: December 20            LOCATION: Baltimore, MD
   Good ole’ fashion quality time with your family.                                p
                                                                   139668C - Mt. Hope CC - Sunderland MD                            DEADLINE: October 10
                                                                   DATE: December 12
                                                                       :                         LOCATION: New Y
                                                                                                               York City            TIME: Bus will pick up @ 3:30 p.m. @ PF Shopping Center/
   There’s a Party going on right NOW!                                                    FULL                                      MHCC @ 4:00 p.m.
                                                                      DLINE:
                                                                   DEADLINE: August 15           TIME: 6:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                                    COST: $80.00                 AGE: 6-Up
NEW YORK CITY SIGHTSEEING/                                         COST: $91.50                  AGE: All
SHOPPING TRIP                                                                                                                       “GREASE IS THE WORD!”
NEW YORK, NEW YORK! Visit the famous Rockefeller Center,           PORT DISCOVERY                                                   The one that you want is back! Take a trip to a simpler time
Central Park, and Statue of Liberty. Shopping may include          Port Discovery Children’s Museum provides experiences            of poodle skirts, drive-ins, and T-birds. So “Hand-Jive” the
Manhattan Mall, Macy’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, NBA store and/or        which ignite imagination, inspire learning and nurture           night away with the show that’ll make you want to stand up
the Shopping District. Please do not forget to experience fine      growth through play. Parent or guardian must accompany           and shout “A-wop-bop-a-loo-bop A-wop-bam-boom!”Orchestra
dining and a great Broadway show. You are responsible for          child. Please note that lunch will be on your own at a local     Seating! Participants 17 and under must be accompanied by
making your own plans. We will point you in the right direction!   McDonald’s from 11:00-11:45 a.m. (additional fees required).     a parent or guardian. No refunds unless trip is cancelled by
Bus will depart from the Southern Community Center (SCC)           We will be at Port Discovery from noon to 2:00 p.m. Please       CCPR! Please Note: There will be time after the show to go
at 7:00 a.m. and Sunderland Park & Ride (SPR) at 7:30 a.m.         note: no gum, food or drink allowed inside museum and            to dinner on your own @ the Inner Harbor!
Estimated Arrival TIME for NYC: 1:00 p.m. Bus will depart          shoes must be worn at all times. Pre-registration required.      329679A
from NYC at 6:00 p.m. COST: $40.00 Note: Children 17 and           No refunds unless trip is cancelled by CCPR.                     DATE: February 7, 2009
under must be accompanied by an adult. No Refunds!                 129553A                                                          DEADLINE: November 21, 2008
139225A                            139225B                         DATE: November 1              LOCATION: Baltimore, MD            LOCATION: Hippodrome Theatre, Baltimore, MD
DATE: October 4                    DATE: December 6                                                                                 TIME: Coach Bus will pick up @ PFSC @ 11:00 a.m. &
                                                                   DEADLINE: September 26
                                                                                                                                    MHCC @ 11:30 a.m. for 2:00 p.m. Showtime.We will return
DEADLINE: September 19             DEADLINE: November 14
                                                                   TIME: School Bus will pick up @ PFSC at 9:00 a.m. &              to MHCC @ 9:00 p.m. & PFSC @ 9:30 p.m.
439225A                            539225A                         at MHCC @ 9:30 a.m. We will return to MHCC                       COST: $108.00                AGE: All
DATE: May 16, 2009                 DATE: June 27, 2009             approximately 3:30 p.m. and PFSC approximately 4:00 p.m.
                                                                   COST: $24.50-ages 3-Up                                           2009 PHILADELPHIA FLOWER SHOW:
DEADLINE: April 24                 DEADLINE: June 5
                                                                                                                                    “BELLA ITALIA”
                                                                           $16.00-ages 2-Under                                      This will be a celebration of the natural beauty, art, food, music and
PENNSYLVANIA CHRISTMAS                                             AGE: All                                                         the people of Italy. The Entrance Garden will capture the majesty
AND GIFT SHOW                                                                                                                       of ancient Rome with its formal gardens of statuary, topiary,
Christmas shop at the largest holiday show in the country-         HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS                                   manicured hedges and tiered plantings. Thousands of flower-
over 500 vendors with unique gifts priced from $2.00 to                                                                             arranging enthusiasts will compete for the coveted blue ribbon
                                                                   Rediscover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic holiday tale as
$700.00. See a life-size re-creation of an Olde Christmas                                                                           in a multitude of categories, including a new Fashion District of
                                                                   it comes to life on stage! Don’t miss this record-breaking
Village, Decemberorated trees and mantles, 100’ train display,                                                                      Italian-inspired handbag, shoes, dresses and jewelry. Gardening
                                                                   Broadway hit this holiday season. Orchestra seating.
choral and musical groups, cooking clinics, dance troupe and                                                                        know-how and ideas are at the forefront of what the Show does
                                                                   Participants 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent
more! Participants 17 and under must be accompanied by an                                                                           best, and exhibitors will provide attendees with an endless array
                                                                   or guardian. No refunds unless trip is cancelled by CCPR.
adult. Shopping from 11:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dinner on your                                                                            of tips and techniques to create their own dream garden at home.
                                                                   Please Note: There will be time after the show to go to dinner
own at Cracker Barrel 4:45 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Return to MHCC                                                                            Entertainment will include operatic performances, strolling
                                                                   on your own at The Inner Harbor!
@ approximately 10:00 p.m. and PF Shopping Center @ 10:30                                                                           mandolin players, folk dancers and costumed actors reminiscent
p.m. Pre-registration required. No refunds unless trip is          129688A                                                          of those found throughout the piazzas of Italy. Bus will depart
cancelled by CCPR.                                                 DATE: November 22                                                from the Southern Community Center (SCC) at 6:45 a.m., Prince
129336A                                                            DEADLINE: September 12                                           Frederick Shopping Center (PFSC) at 7:15 a.m. and Mt. Hope
DATE: December 6               LOCATION: Harrisburg, PA                                                                             Community Center (MHCC) at 7:30 a.m. Estimated Arrival TIME
                                                                   LOCATION: Hippodrome Theatre, Baltimore, MD                      to Philadelphia: 11:00 a.m. Bus will depart from the show at 4:15
DEADLINE: November 8           TIME: 7:00 a.m. @                   TIME: Coach Bus will pick up @                                   p.m. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult. No
                               P.F. Shopping Center/                                                                                Refunds! Limited Registration!
                               MHCC @ 7:30 a.m.                    PFSC @ 11:00 a.m. & MHCC @ 11:30 a.m. for 2:00 p.m.
                                                                   Showtime. We will return approximately 9:00 p.m. (MHCC);         339514A
COST: $40.00                   AGE: All                            9:30 p.m. (PFSC)                                                 DATE: March 6, 2009       LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA
                                                                                                                                    DEADLINE: January 29, 2009 TIME: 6:45 a.m.
                                                                   COST: $111.00                 AGE: All
                                                                                                                                    COST: $56.00 per person    AGE: All


Calvert County Parks and Recreation • FALL PROGRAMS 2008 • www.co.cal.md.us                                        CLASSES BEGIN WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8                 (Unless otherwise noted)     23
                                                                    RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR at                                         MURDER MYSTERY DINNER
              MORE TRIPS                                            1ST MARINER ARENA
                                                                    Families and Senior’s are invited to join us on “The Magic                           BLAIR MANSION INN
                                                                    School Bus” for a spectacular holiday show not to be missed!                               presents
                                                                    Show stopping numbers include the legendary “Parade of the           VELVET ELVIS - A DEADLY CONTEST
      THE MAGIC                                                     Wooden Soldiers” and “New York at Christmas,” a dynamic
                                                                    holiday celebration. Families will be delighted and touched
                                                                                                                                         Join us for a fun-filled evening of a murder-mystery dinner! The
                                                                                                                                         action will unfold right before your eyes. RSVP for VELVET
     SCHOOL BUS                                                     as Santa and his reindeer fly, teddy bears dance and the true
                                                                    meaning of Christmas comes to life in the awe-inspiring “Living
                                                                    Nativity”. The show promises to delight with a showcase
                                                                                                                                         ELVIS - A Deadly Contest! The three finalists in a local Elvis
                                                                                                                                         Impersonation Contest, are about to compete to become the
                                                                                                                                         one, true, local Velvet Elvis. With all the glory that goes with
  “The wheels on the bus go round and round” These                  honoring the enduring tradition, and immersive moments that
                                                                    will envelop you and your loved ones in the true meaning of          this, things turn deadly! Corruption, extortion, decit, obsession,
 great day trip adventures are especially designed for              Christmas. Join us for a Spectacular event sure to create family     and murder stand in their way. Start with a despicably corrupt
the stay at home moms/dads and toddlers. Remember                   memories that last a lifetime. SHOW TIME: 1:00 p.m. Bus will         MC who is attempting to extort cash from the various
 those days on the “Big Cheese” - come join us on our               depart from the Southern Community Center (SCC) at 10:30             contestants. Add an opening act with a power hungry, greedy
      magic school bus. Daycares are welcome!                       a.m., Prince Frederick Shopping Center (PFSC) at 10:50 a.m.          psychic who knows what might happen. The contest begins.
                                                                    and Sunderland Park and Ride (SPR) at 11:15 a.m. Estimated           Songs are sung, barbs are slung, tension mounts and one
         Pre-registration required for ALL trips.
                                                                    Arrival TIME: 12:30 a.m.                                             meets an untimely demise. Is it Major Cashman? Could it be
   Call your local Community Center for information.                                                                                     Mysty Mama? How about one of the three competing Elvis?
  Refunds will only be given if Calvert County Division             139662D
                                                                    DATE: December 6                LOCATION: Baltimore, MD
                                                                                                                                         Might it be Dr. Sound? Possibly one of the audience members!
         of Parks and Recreation cancels the trip.                                                                                       And who is responsible for this suspicious crime? When all is
                                                                    DEADLINE: September 25          TIME: 10:30 a.m.                     said and done we will need your help to solve it. Between the
NATIONAL ZOO - WASHINGTON, DC                                       COST: $72.50 per person         AGE: All                             music and the mystery you’ll laugh yourself to death. LIMITED
Join us for a beautiful Fall day at the ZOO. The National                                                                                REGISTRATION! A dinner menu will be available upon
Zoo features many animals, exhibits and special interest                                                                                 registration. Bus will pick-up at Southern Community Center

                                                                      YOU ROCK!
areas. Some highlights include the Giant Pandas (Mei Xiang,                                                                              (SCC)-5:15 p.m., Prince Frederick Shopping Center/Green
Tian Tian and their Cub Tai Shan), the Asian elephant calf                                                                               Turtle (PFSC)-5: 40 p.m. and Sunderland Park and Ride (SPR)-
(Kandula), the three Sumatran tiger cubs and many exhibits,                                                                              6:00 p.m. Estimated Arrival TIME is 7:15 p.m. Show TIME: 8:30
including Amazonia, Small Mammals, and Invertebrates. Zoo                                                                                p.m. Bus will depart immediately following dinner.
TIME: 10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Lunch on your own at the zoo.
Bus will depart from the Southern Community Center (SCC)
at 8:15 a.m. and Mt. Hope Community Center (MHCC) at 8:45
                                                                      LET’S ROLL!                                                        139510A
                                                                                                                                         DATE: TBA                       LOCATION: Silver Spring, MD
a.m. estimated arrival TIME: 10:00 a.m.
139662E
                                                                             ADULT TRIPS                                                 DEADLINE: TBA
                                                                                                                                         COST: $75.25
                                                                                                                                                                         TIME: See above
                                                                                                                                                                         AGE: Adult
DATE: October 3               LOCATION: Washington, DC              FINALLY, great day trip adventures designed especially for
                                                                    ADULTS ONLY! Leave the driving to US and enjoy great
DEADLINE: September 26        TIME: 8:15 a.m.                       getaways! Must be 21 years and older. Pre-registration required      MEDIEVAL TIMES, DINNER & TOURNAMENT
                                                                    for ALL trips. Please call your local Community Center for           THE BALTIMORE CASTLE...A journey back in time! During
COST: $11.50 per person       AGE: All
                                                                    more information. Refunds will only be given if Calvert County       the feast and medieval tournament, the audience has the
                                                                    Division of Parks and Recreation cancels the trip.                   chance to experience the Decemberadence afforded medieval
PLAYHOUSE DISNEY LIVE!                                                                                                                   monarchs and nobility! The riveting, yet romantic show is a
Celebrate with your Playhouse Disney pals when Playhouse            2008 WINE FEST AT THE BEACH -                                        unique learning experience, giving a unique insight into the
Disney Live comes to your hometown! In this brand new               OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND                                                 challenges of governing medieval kingdoms. Bus will depart
live show, you are invited to the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse            13th Annual Wine Fest at the Beach! This event will feature          from the Southern Community Center (SCC) at 4:30 p.m.,
as Mickey plans a spectacular music party for all his friends.      wineries from the United States, micro-brewed beers,                 Prince Frederick Shopping Center-Green Turtle (PFSC) at 4:50
The Little Einstein’s set off on a musical mission around the       Delmarva cuisine, quality arts & crafts and local & regional         p.m. and Sunderland Park & Ride (SPR) at 5:10 p.m. Estimated
world to find a song for the party-with the help of Rocket, of       live music. Bus will pick-up at Southern Community Center            Arrival TIME: 6:30 p.m. SHOW TIME: 7:30 p.m. (2 hours). Bus
course! Pooh, Tigger and Darby spring into action to search         (SCC)-8:45 a.m., Prince Frederick Shopping Center (PFSC)-
for music in the Hundred Acre Wood and Handy Manny and                                                                                   will depart from Arundel Mills Mall immediately following the
                                                                    9:05 a.m. and Sunderland Park and Ride (SPR)-9:30 a.m. Event         show. Note: No Refunds!
his team of tools find the perfect party beat. Laugh, sing and       TIME: Noon to 7:00 p.m. Estimated Arrival TIME: 1:00 p.m.
play along, ‘cause your favorite Playhouse Disney pals are live     Bus will depart Ocean City at 9:00 p.m.                              139329C
on stage, and you’re invited to join the party! SHOW TIME:                                                                               DATE: September 26              LOCATION: Hanover, MD
Noon. Bus will depart from the Southern Community Center            139517A
                                                                    DATE: September 27              LOCATION: Ocean City, MD             DEADLINE: September 12          TIME: See above
(SCC) at 9:00 a.m. and Sunderland Park and Ride (SPR) at 9:30
a.m. estimated arrival TIME: 11:30 a.m.                             DEADLINE: September 12          TIME: See above                      COST: $78.00                    AGE: 21-Up
139662C                                                             COST: $49.00                    AGE: 21-Up
                                                                                                                                         DOVER DOWNS CASINO
DATE: November 9              LOCATION: Fairfax, VA
                                                                                                                                         Dover Downs Casino is a smoke free environment that features
DEADLINE: September 25        TIME: 9:00 a.m.                       DOCKSIDE EXPRESS -                                                   over 3,100 of the newest slot machines and world class harness
                                                                    EXPLORE THE SHORE                                                    racing. The casino has a wide variety of dining options from
COST: $40.50 per person       AGE: All                              All aboard! The day begins in the Town of Tilghman Island,           deli to gourmet. You can enjoy a New York style sandwich in
                                                                    one of the last fishing villages on the Chesapeake Bay. The day
DR. SEUSS’ - HOW THE GRINCH STOLE                                                                                                        The Deli or feast on scrumptious filet mignon and lobster in
                                                                    will include a tour of Phillips Wharf Environmental Center,
CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL                                                                                                                   Michele’s. This casino offers the best live entertainment in
                                                                    leisurely cruise around Tilghman Island on the Express Royale,
Re-discover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic holiday tale as                                                                              the Rollins Center which plays host to major headline acts.
                                                                    lunch at Harrison’s Chesapeake House- Eastern Shore legend,
it comes to life on stage. Originally conceived by the three        trip to the Victorian town of St. Michaels, where the group will     Bus will pick-up at Southern Community Center (SCC)-Noon,
times Tony® Award winning Director Jack O’Brien, the                be divided into two teams for a scavenger hunt through the           Prince Frederick Shopping Center (Green Turtle) (PFSC)-12:20
whimsical world of Whoville is beautifully realized by an           “town that fooled the British.” It’s a fun way to explore the town   p.m. and Sunderland Park and Ride (SPR)-12:45 a.m. Estimated
A-list creative team in this delightful musical production.         and learn about the history and lore of the area. Prizes will be     Arrival TIME is 3:30 p.m. Bus will depart the Casino at 8:30
Featuring the hit songs “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch” and         awarded. In the end, you will have time to relax with a real old-    p.m. No Refunds!
“Welcome Christmas,” The Grinch discovers there’s more to           fashioned ice cream social. Note: Please call ahead for lunch        139329B
Christmas than he bargained for in this heartwarming holiday        selections. Bus will pick-up at Southern Community Center            DATE: November 8                LOCATION: Dover, DE
classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming              (SCC)-6:30 a.m., Prince Frederick Shopping Center (PFSC)-            DEADLINE: October 10            TIME: See above
Grinch, whose heart is “two sizes too small”, Decemberides          6:50 a.m. and Sunderland Park and Ride (SPR)-7:15 a.m. Event
to steal Christmas away from the holiday loving Whos. Don’t         TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Estimated Arrival TIME: 1:00           COST: $23.00                    AGE: 21-Up
miss this record-breaking Broadway hit this holiday season.         p.m. Bus will depart Tilghman Island at 5:00 p.m.
SHOW TIME: 11:00 a.m. Bus will depart from the Southern             139329D
Community Center (SCC) at 8:45 a.m. and Sunderland Park and         DATE: October 22                LOCATION: Tilghman, MD
Ride (SPR) at 9:20 a.m. Estimated Arrival TIME: 10:30 a.m.
                                                                    DEADLINE: September 17          TIME: See above
139662F
DATE: November 15             LOCATION: Baltimore, MD               COST: $73.00                    AGE: 21-Up                           Check Out Updates and New Programs:
DEADLINE: September 25        TIME: 8:45 a.m.
COST: $58.00 per person       AGE: All                                                                                                          www.co.cal.md.us
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NEW YORK CITY
Be dazzled by the excitement, diversity, glamour and pulse of
New York City. The astonishing variety of attractions range
from world-class theatre, music and museums to world-
                                                                     COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
champion sporting events! Discover magnificent architecture,
breathtaking performances, treasures of art and culture and
superb cuisine. You are responsible for making your own
                                                                        Seniors, Stay-At-Home                                               INTO TIME
plans. We will point you in the right direction! Bus will depart         Moms and Retirees,
from the Southern Community Center (SCC) at 7:00 a.m. and
Sunderland Park & Ride (SPR) at 7:30 a.m. Estimated Arrival
TIME for NYC: 1:00 p.m. Bus will depart NYC at 6:00 p.m.
                                                                         Volunteers Needed                                               Summer Camps ‘09
139329A
                                                                    We need Volunteers for Parks & Recreation                             Looking for a Great Job!
                                                                            Special Events/Activities.
DATE: December 6               LOCATION: New York City                                                                                      Blast into summer 2009! Parks and Recreation Southern
DEADLINE: November 14          TIME: See above                      Spend some time helping us; help our community,                         District is now accepting applications for summer camp
                                                                         by volunteering with Southern District                           positions. We need Camp Directors, Camp Aides, & Assistant
COST: $40.00                   AGE: 21-Up
                                                                                  Parks & Recreation.                                    Camp Directors for the Cool Kids Fun Camp, Adventure Weeks
                                                                                                                                         and Cool Kids Sports Camp. All interested persons should pick-
                                                                    Also, volunteers are needed to help with toddler programs,               Up applications from the Southern Community Center,

   THE BEST OF                                                      family programs, counting & sorting flyers, and much more
                                                                         during the daytime, evening and some weekends.
                                                                    Fun atmosphere and very rewarding don’t miss out on a great
                                                                                                                                             Lusby, MD. For more information, call (410) 586-1101.



    BROADWAY
                                                                                                                                                   Love Those
                                                                     opportunity! All volunteers must be at least 17 years of age,
                                                                    must complete a work permit (under 18) and sign a volunteer
                                                                             release form. Please call (410) 586-1101.
            THE PERFECT GIFT!
   These trips are designed for those who enjoy theater life!
                                                                      LOOKING FOR VENDORS
    Parks and Recreation Southern District have created a
 Broadway experience designed especially for you! Take in the
 show, see the sights/attractions and/or fine dining at B.B King
 Blues Club & Grill, Hard Rock Café, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
                                                                                       130341A and 130341B
                                                                   Southern District Parks and Recreation Indoor Flea Market/Yard
                                                                        Sale, Saturday, September 6th, and December 6th
                                                                                                                                                  Furry Friends
                                                                                                                                          Mt. Hope Community Center in Sunderland would like to thank
                                                                     8:00 a.m.-Noon • Southern Community Center, Lusby, MD
        Restaurant & Market and/or Planet Hollywood.                                                                                         all those who have generously donated items for our “furry
                                                                       Table-$8.00 (Limited 1 Table per person) or space-$5.00           friends”. These items were very much appreciated by the Calvert
HAIRSPRAY                                                                       NO REFUNDS! May bring own table.                           Humane Society and, of course, Mt. Hope Community Center.
Hairspray became an immediate Broadway smash when it                      DEADLINE for REGISTRATION: August 28th and                       It’s still not to late to get in on the action as we are still taking
premiered at the Neil Simon Theatre in the summer of 2002.                      November 14th. Call (410) 586-1101.                         all donations of dog and cat food, as well as blankets, bleach
After winning eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, its                                                                               and other pet items to be donated to them. These items can be
place in Broadway history was confirmed. To quote one of the                                                                                  dropped off at Mt. Hope, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-
show’s many catchy songs, “you can’t stop the beat” of this
hair-hopping hit! It’s 1962 and pleasantly plump Baltimore
                                                                                JOY TO THE                                                  8:30 p.m. For further information, please call (410) 257-6770.

teen Tracy Turnblad has only one dream - to dance on the
popular Corny Collins Show. When her dream comes true,
Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star, but
                                                                                  WORLD
                                                                      The Southern Community Center is looking for local artists
                                                                                                                                             “Please consider adopting a loving cat or dog
                                                                                                                                               from your local animal shelter or humane
                                                                                                                                                               society”.
she must use her newfound power to vanquish the reigning               who wish to display their paintings on the walls of SCC.
teen queen, win the affections of heartthrob Link Larkin and
integrate a TV network, all without denting her ‘do! Bus will
                                                                   We are looking for artwork that projects
pick-up at Southern Community Center (SCC)-6:00 a.m., Prince             a family and nature themes.                                         CREATIVE COLORS IN OUR
Frederick Market (PFM)-6: 20 a.m. and Mt. Hope Community
Center (MHCC)- 6:45 a.m. Estimated Arrival TIME to New
                                                                    September through December paintings and watercolors of fall/
                                                                     winter themes will be displayed. This is a great opportunity to
                                                                                                                                               COMMUNITY CENTER
York City-Noon, Show TIME: 1:30 p.m. Bus will depart New           display your talents to the community. Only local, original artwork      Do you enjoy showing others your colorful artwork? Would
                                                                    will be accepted. Please be sure that your “masterpieces” include     you like to have your artwork displayed for many others to see?
York City at 6:00 p.m. LIMITED REGISTRATION! Please call                                                                                    Show all the participants who come to Mt. Hope Community
(410) 586-1101 for reservations.                                   your name so that your artwork can be returned at the close of the
                                                                                                                                             Center your originality! Design one or more of our bulletin
                                                                    display period. For more information, please call (410) 586-1101.
139694D                                                                                                                                    boards using your own creativity and style. We will supply the
                                                                                                                                           paper, borders, staples, scissors, paint, etc., you
DATE: October 12               LOCATION: Neil Simon Theater                                                                                 supply your very own masterpiece (along with

DEADLINE: September 18
                               250 West 52nd Street
                               TIME: See above
                                                                                Instructors                                                 your signature if you wish!) We are looking for
                                                                                                                                          colorful monthly or seasonal displays. Please call
COST: $140.00                  AGE: 13-Up                                         Needed                                                    Mt. Hope Community Center at (410) 257-6770
                                                                                                                                           for more information and complete details. We
                                                                                                                                          are currently taking a list of names for upcoming
A CHORUS LINE
A vibrant new cast brings back everything you know and
                                                                      in the       Southern District                                         months or seasons. Any age can be an artist!
                                                                                                                                            Don’t miss out-you could be the next Picasso!
love from this musical’s legendary original production. In an           Come share your talents and skills with others. Instructors
empty theatre, on a bare stage, casting for a new Broadway              in all areas (Arts & Crafts, Dance, Fitness,
musical is almost complete. For 17 dancers, this audition is           Education/Development, Music, Special
the one opportunity to do what they’ve always dreamed of.            Interest and Sports) are needed. All interested persons
Not to be the star, but to get the job to have the chance to           should call (410) 586-1101, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                      COUNT THE
dance and come through. This is A Chorus Line, the musical
for everyone who’s ever had a dream and put it all on the
line. Winner of nine Tony Awards®, including “Best Musical”
                                                                                                                                                       GOODIES
                                                                    Quote Of The Week
and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, this singular sensation is                                                                             top by NECC or NBCC and count the goodies and win the jar!
the longest-running American musical ever. Now get tickets                                                                               You will have three chances – September, October, November
to meet the new generation of Broadway’s best at A Chorus                                                                                   and December!! Come in anytime during the month and
Line...back in the heart of New York, and in the hearts of                                                                                                   make your best guess.
                                                                      We all have a favorite quote! What is yours? Bring your
theatergoers everywhere. Seating: Mezzanine G-K. Bus will           quote – funny or serious, long or short. No matter what we
pick-up at Southern Community Center (SCC)-7:00 a.m., Prince
Frederick Market (PFM)-7: 20 a.m. and Sunderland Park and
Ride (SPR)-7:45 a.m. Estimated Arrival TIME to New York
                                                                     want your quote. Stop by NECC from September through
                                                                     November and drop off your favorite quote. A new quote              If Trivia Is Your Bag
                                                                                      will be displayed weekly.                           Each month will hold another contest for you to challenge
City-12:30 p.m., Show TIME: 2:00 p.m. Bus will depart New
                                                                                                                                           your trivia knowledge. Each Trivia Contest represents
York City at 7:00 p.m. LIMITED REGISTRATION! Please call
(410) 586-1101 for reservations.
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                                                                          BOOK DRIVE
                                                                     Join the Northern Area again this year for our book drive.
                                                                                                                                         something significant for that month. Prizes will be awarded
                                                                                                                                               to winners at Northeast Community Center and
                                                                                                                                                       North Beach Community Center!
DATE: November 1               LOCATION: Schoenfeld Theater         New or gently used – we want them! NECC and NBCC will
                               236 West 45th Street                be accepting books beginning October 1st through December
DEADLINE: September 18         TIME: See above                      1st. The books will then be passed on to local charities and
COST: $81.00                   AGE: 13-Up                                         organizations for the Holidays.


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 Giving Back To The Community
Calvert County Parks Recreation Southern District has designed several community
service programs that will aid with school supplies, food for the Thanksgiving holiday

                                                                                                                         Lessons
and coats for the upcoming cold season. Your support and donations are needed and
will benefit many throughout the Southern District Community.

SCHOOL HOUSE ROCK
Calvert County Parks & Recreation Southern District is seeking school supplies and           Calvert County Parks and Recreation in conjunction with Mellomar Golf Park,
equipment for our “School House Rock” boxes. We need paper, notebooks, pencils,              will be offering group golf lessons and camps this spring and summer. Join
pens, back packs, etc. The School boxes will be filled with the above items and               PGA Instructor Pat Rooney & staff, meet new friends and bring the family to
distributed to needy children and families in the area. Here is your opportunity to give
back to the community and make someone’s school year a bit brighter. You may drop
                                                                                             the course. All levels of play and experience are welcome. A $20.00 ball fee
items off at the Southern Community Center, Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m.-8:00           is required on your first visit to Mellomar Golf Park. This fee will be collected
p.m., September 8-October 10. For more information, call (410) 586-1101.                     at the course. Registration is limited. The following sessions will be offered
                                                                                             with rain dates announced by the instructor:
THE HOLIDAY S-P-I-R-I-T
A Thanksgiving celebration! Calvert County Parks & Recreation Southern District is           Junior Lessons: 4 to 17 years
seeking non-perishable foods, fruits, desserts, boxed and canned goods, etc. for our
“Holiday” baskets. The baskets will be filled with the above items and distributed to         Adult Lessons: 18-Up
seniors, children and families in the area. Here is your opportunity to give back to the
community and make someone’s holiday a bit brighter. You may drop items off at the           Registration is limited to the first 16 people registered for all lessons.
Southern Community Center, Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., November
3–14. For more information, call (410) 586-1101.                                             Junior Lessons
                                                                                                 Saturdays, September 6, 13 & 20, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
HOUSE OF STYLE “Coat Drive”                                                                      $101.00 per person
Parks and Recreation will be sponsoring a coat drive for local needy families and
                                                                                                 141906A
organizations. You may drop coats off at the Southern Community Center, Monday
through Friday, 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., November 17-December 5. NOTE: All coats must
be clean and wearable. For more information, call (410) 586-1101.                                Saturdays, October, 4, 11 & 18, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
                                                                                                 $101.00 per person
SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN!                                                                   141906B
Calvert County Parks & Recreation Southern District is seeking toys (New and/or
gently used), toiletries, board games, electronic games, cards, etc. for our holiday
“Gifts for All Program”. These gifts will be distributed to seniors, children and families
                                                                                             Mixed Lessons
in the area who may not have means to celebrate the holiday season. Here is your                 Wednesday, September 3, 10 & 17, 6:00 p.m. to 8:000 p.m.
opportunity to give back to the community and make someone’s holiday a bit brighter.             $110.00 per person
You may drop items off at the Southern Community Center, Monday through Friday,                  143880A
10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., December 8-9. For more information, call (410) 586-1101.
                                                                                                 Saturdays, September 6, 13 & 20, 10:30 a.m. to Noon
                                                                                                 $110.00 per person
                                                                                                 143880B

                    “SCC SPACE”                                                                  Saturday, October 4, 11 & 18, 10:30 a.m. to Noon
                                                                                                 $110.00 per person
        The Southern Community Center would like to extend
   an opportunity to all sponsored and/co sponsored organizations                                143880C
       to advertise and/or feature classes, activities, clubs, etc.
                                                                                             Women Only Lessons
                  at our “GOT SPACE” areas.                                                      Mondays, September 8, 15 & 22, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
 The Southern Community Center, Lusby, MD has small bulletin boards located                      $110.00 per person
 throughout the Community Center near the classroom area that are available                      141880D
 for advertising. This is a FREE service to Parks and Recreation organizations;
however, individuals are responsible for the complete creation and maintenance                   Mondays, October 6, 13 & 20, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  of the space through the duration of the presentation. For more information,                   $110.00 per person
                             please call (410) 586-1101.                                         141880E



                Breezy Point
                     BEACH & CAMPGROUND
                It’s the perfect getaway and you don’t
                                                                                                                                        SKATE
                  even need to leave Calvert County.
 Breezy Point Beach and Campground was acquired by the Calvert County Commissioners                                                    PARK IN
                                                                                                                                       DUNKIRK
 in January of 1995. County ownership guarantees that future generations will always have
                 a place to enjoy the riches of the beautiful Chesapeake Bay.

                    From May 1st through October 31st
  WWW.CO.CAL.MD.US/VISITORS/BEACHES/
                       or contact the Breezy Point Office from
                    8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily at (410) 535-0259.                                                         See page 36 for the Park Facilities Chart



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      FACILITY                                                                                      OPEN GYM
       RENTAL                                            NORTHEAST COMMUNITY CENTER
                                                                  OPEN GYM SCHEDULE
                                                              SEPTEMBER – NOVEMBER 2008
                                                                                                                                     SOUTHERN DISTRICT OPEN GYM

                                                                                                                                 FALL SCHEDULE 2008
                                                                                                                                                              433776A

                                                       MONDAY
       NORTHERN AREA                                    Community Basketball ....................... 10:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                 For more information about Open gyms in the Southern District,
                                                                                                                                 please call (410) 586-1101.
     NORTH BEACH COMMUNITY                              Teen Basketball (10-17 yrs) ................. 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.        FEES: 17 years & Under ............................................ $.50
       CENTER and NORTHEAST                             30 & Over Basketball ....................... 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                           Adults............................................................ $1.00
          COMMUNITY CENTER                             TUESDAY
 Rooms available for rent! Plan your next event          Community Basketball ....................... 10:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.                                 BASKETBALL
                                                         Teen Basketball (10-17 yrs) .................. 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m       MUTUAL
 with us. Birthday parties, showers, receptions,                                                                                 Monday:           7:30-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
                                                         18-29 yrs Basketball ......................... 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
 meetings, etc. For details, call (410) 257-2554.                                                                                Tuesday:          8:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
                                                       WEDNESDAY                                                                 Wednesday:        8:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
   NBCC:       Monday-Friday:                           Community Basketball ....................... 10:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.        Thursday:         7:30-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
               9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.                      Teen Basketball (10-17 yrs) ................ 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m          Friday:           6:00-7:30 p.m. ....................................13-17
               Saturdays:                               Community Basketball ....................... 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.                          7:30-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
               1:00 -7:00 p.m.                         THURSDAY                                                                  SOUTHERN MIDDLE
                                                         Community Basketball ....................... 10:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.       Monday:           6:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 30-Up
   NECC:       Sunday-Thursday:                          Teen Basketball (10-17 yrs) .................. 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m       Tuesday:          6:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
               9:00 a.m.- 9:30 p.m.                      18 & Over Basketball ........................ 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m       Wednesday:        6:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 35-Up
                                                                                                                                 Thursday:         6:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 25-Up
               Friday & Saturday:                      FRIDAY
                                                                                                                                 PATUXENT
               9:00 a.m.- 10:30 p.m.                     Community Basketball ....................... 10:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                 Monday:           6:00-7:00 p.m. ................................... 10-Up
                                                         Teen Basketball(10-17 yrs) .................. 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.                         7:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
                                                         Community Basketball ....................... 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.       Tuesday:          6:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 30-Up
          CENTRAL AREA                                 SATURDAY                                                                  Thursday:         6:00-9:00 p.m. ....................................10-UP
                                                         Family Basketball .............................. 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.   Wednesday:        6:00-7:00 p.m. ................................... 10-Up
    MT. HOPE COMMUNITY CENTER                                                                                                                      8:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 18-Up
                                                         Community Basketball ........................ 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m
      P.O. Box 260, 100 Pushaw Station Rd.,              Individuals w/Disabilities ..................... 6:00 p.m-8:00 p.m.
              Sunderland, MD 20689                                                                                                                         DODGE BALL
                                                         Community Basketball ........................ 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m       SOUTHERN MIDDLE
 If you’re located in the Central/Northern area        SUNDAY                                                                    Friday:           6:30-7:30 p.m. ......................................7-12
 of the County, you may want to plan your next           Community Basketball ......................... 8:30 a.m.-9:45 p.m.                        7:30-9:00 p.m. ................................... 13-Up
 birthday party, meeting, shower, reception,
 etc., at the Mt. Hope Community Center in             ** From time to time there may be a scheduled activity in the gym. When                             VOLLEYBALL
                                                          this occurs notification will be posted prior to the event. Must have   PATUXENT
 Sunderland, MD. Please note that we are open             NECC ID card to play. For more information, call (410) 257-2554.       Thursday:         6:00-9:00 p.m. ................................... 13-Up
 on Sundays from Noon-6:00 p.m. For details,
 call (410) 257-6770.


        SOUTHERN AREA
   SOUTHERN COMMUNITY CENTER
            20 Appeal Lane
         Lusby, Maryland 20657
 The Southern Community Center is located in the
                                                                 ADULT BASKETBALL
 heart of beautiful downtown Lusby, Maryland.                 REGISTRATION 2008-2009
 Plan your next event and/or meeting at this
 amiable facility. This facility offers one small           The Calvert County Division of Parks and Recreation will be accepting applications
 meeting room, one medium size meeting room                 for adult basketball leagues. Two different age divisions will be offered: 18 & Over
 and three large multipurpose areas that can open           (no high school students permitted) and a 40 & Over Division. Team rosters must
 into one large area (housing up to 340 persons).           have a minimum of 10 players with a maximum of 15. Ages are determined as of
 Rooms are available for use 8:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m.,          December 31, 2009. Registration is limited in each division. Applications will be
 Monday-Sunday. There is no charge for usage,               accepted on a first come first served basis. Be advised that Calvert County residents
 Monday-Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m. There is             have first preference. Teams with 50 percent or more players residing outside the
 a charge for Sunday use, please direct inquires            county can be bumped to allow space for county residents.
 to the Southern Community Center.
                                                            A $50.00 non refundable deposit will reserve your team a spot for the 2008-2009
 All potential facility users must submit a Facility
                                                            season. Deposits must be received by Thursday, November 1, 2008. The fee for all
 Usage Application to the Parks and Recreation
                                                            divisions is $700.00 per team. Fees cover the cost of League Coordinators, Officials,
 Southern Community Center office. For more
 information, call Parks and Recreation - South             Single Elimination Post-Season Tournament, Awards and Administrative Fees. For
 at (410) 586-1101, Monday through Friday, 8:30             more information, please contact the Sports Office at (410) 535-1600 or (301) 855-
 a.m.-10:00 p.m.                                            1243 ext. 2227 or 2229.


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                                                                                                                   WINDY HILL DIVISION
  YOUTH INTRAMURAL BASKETBALL                                                                                      341700 A .................................................... 9-10 Boys (1999-1998)
                      ★ LIMITED REGISTRATION ★                                                                            B ....................................................... 9-10 Girls (1999-1998)
                                                                                                                          C ....................................................... 11-12 Boys (1997-1996)
       Registration now through November 23, 2008                                                                         D ....................................................... 11-12 Girls (1997-1996)
                                                                                                                          E ....................................................... 13-14 Boys (1995-1994)
  The Intramural Youth Basketball Program is intended to provide an
                                                                                                                          F ....................................................... 13-14 Girls (1995-1994)
organized and instructional basketball program for Calvert County
                                                                                                                          G ....................................................... 15-17 Boys (1993-1992-1991-1990)
 youth with emphasis on exercise, fun and good sportsmanship.
                                                                                                                          H ....................................................... 15-17 Girls (1993-1992-1991-1990)
 With this philosophy, the Sports Office does not record scores
    or standings and only offers a post-season tournament
                                                                                                                   PLUM POINT/CALVERT DIVISION
   provided participants, coaches and spectators show that
                                                                                                                   341800 A .................................................... 9-10 Boys (1999-1998)
 they have embraced this philosophy during the course of the                                                              B ....................................................... 9-10 Girls (1999-1998)
season. All participants will receive a participation award at the                                                        C ....................................................... 11-12 Boys (1997-1996)
                     conclusion of the season.                                                                            D ....................................................... 11-12 Girls (1997-1996)
                                                                                                                          E ....................................................... 13-14 Boys (1995-1994)
Registration Fee: $45.00 for the first child, $40.00 for each additional
child. All requests for refunds prior to the team selections will be charged a $5.00                                      F ....................................................... 13-14 Girls (1995-1994)
processing fee. No refunds will be issued after team selections!!!                                                        G ....................................................... 15-17 Boys (1993-1992-1991-1990)
                                                                                                                          H ....................................................... 15-17 Girls (1993-1992-1991-1990)
Late Registration Fee: After November 23rd an additional $20.00 Late Registration Fee will be
charged. Registrations accepted after November 23rd does not guarantee a Team Placement. A full
refund will be issued if child is not placed on a team.                                                            SOUTHERN/MILL CREEK DIVISION
                                                                                                                   341900 A .................................................... 9-10 Boys (1999-1998)
Shirt Fee: $15.00 per child – blue/gray reversible shirt – if needed – to be collected by coach after
team assignment.                                                                                                          B ....................................................... 9-10 Girls (1999-1998)
                                                                                                                          C ....................................................... 11-12 Boys (1997-1996)
Skill Evaluations/Team Selections: December 6, 2008. Registered participants will be notified by
mail as to where and when team selections are to be held. All players are placed into the draft each                      D ....................................................... 11-12 Girls (1997-1996)
season. Only the head coach’s children are protected in the draft. Please Note: No special requests                       E ....................................................... 13-14 Boys (1995-1994)
for team placement will be accepted. Siblings will be placed on the same team if in the same age                          F ....................................................... 13-14 Girls (1995-1994)
group. No transfer of players after team selections.                                                                      G ....................................................... 15-17 Boys (1993-1992-1991-1990)
Coaches: Always needed in all age groups, both assistants and head coaches. If you are interested                         H ....................................................... 15-17 Girls (1993-1992-1991-1990)
in coaching, please contact the Sports Office at 410/535-1600 or 301/855-1243, ext. 2227 or 2229.
                                                                                                               Please Note: Participants born in 1990 must be attending High School. Where registration is
The Youth Basketball program operates out of four geographic boundaries in Calvert. Children                insufficient for the Girls Age Divisions (age 13 – 14 & 15 - 17) age divisions will revert back as they
should register in the appropriate middle school boundaries in which they live. This is necessary to                  were in 2007-08 (13-15). Any child over the age of 15 will receive a full refund.
eliminate the overcrowding of gymnasiums in certain areas.
                                                                                                                    Please be sure to include your child’s shirt size when registering.
       NORTHERN DIVISION                                                                                            At the conclusion of the season, each child will receive a 2008-09
                                                                                                                                   commemorative basketball t-shirt!
       341600 A .................................................... 9-10 Boys (1999-1998)
              B ....................................................... 9-10 Girls (1999-1998)
                                                                                                            HOW TO REGISTER!
              C ....................................................... 11-12 Boys (1997-1996)              You can register online at https://webtrac.co.cal.md.us or you can use the registration form
              D ....................................................... 11-12 Girls (1997-1996)             located in the back of the brochure. Please complete all information that is requested. Incomplete
              E ....................................................... 13-14 Boys (1995-1994)              forms will not be accepted. If you have already provided us with your family history, you do not
              F ....................................................... 13-14 Girls (1995-1994)             have to complete the entire form. Just fill out the quick activity registration section located at the
              G ....................................................... 15-17 Boys (1993-1992-1991-1990)    bottom of the page.
              H ....................................................... 15-17 Girls (1993-1992-1991-1990)




3-On-3 Basketball
  Tournament
Coming soon to DDP on the recently
renovated courts…
Co-Sponsored with The Athlete’s Foot
and And 1 Shoes!! Complete
details will be available soon.




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  COUNTY BASKETBALL LEAGUE                                                                       FALL TENNIS
                 2008-2009 SEASON                                                                  LESSONS
                                                                                        Join First Serve Tennis Academy & CCPR for fall tennis
 CCPR County Basketball League for Boys and Girls to be offered for the 2008-2009       lessons. First serve features some the finest teaching
 season. League ages will be Boys and Girls 9-10 (1999-1998),                           professionals in the game today. Lessons are conveniently
 Boys 11 (1997), Boys and Girls 11-12 (1997-1996), Boys                                 located at all area parks and are scheduled at various
 and Girls 13-14 (1995-1994). Age determined as of                                      times of the day. The Fall Tennis Program is held on
 December 31, 2008. This league is being offered                                        Saturdays and runs September 27th - November 1st. Program areas broken down
 in addition to the CCPR Intramural Basketball                                          below as follows:
 Program.
                                                                                        Adult Tennis: Open to all ages and levels: beginner, advanced, beginner and
 The County Basketball League’s goal is to instill                                      intermediate. Groups will be formed. Enhancing fundamentals with focus on doubles
 the will to win and the courage to accept defeat                                       strategy. Fee: $135.00
 or disappointment with emphasis on fair play
 and good sportsmanship. The County Basketball                                          Cove Point Park         Saturdays       8:30 - 10:00 a.m.           Activity #143829A
 League is competitive in nature and hosts a pre-season
                                                                                        Dunkirk District Park Saturdays         11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.       Activity #143829B
 tournament, 10 to 15 game regular season schedule and
 a post-season tournament.                                                              Hallowing Point Park    Wednesdays      6:00 - 7:30 p.m.            Activity #149829C
 In conjunction with the CCPR Sports Office, the County Basketball League is co-         Pee Wee’s:     Children with limited or no experience. Fundamentals of strokes, grips
 sponsored by 5 area youth clubs. Each club will sponsor one team in each age           and footwork are covered. Generally ages 3-4. All specialized equipment including
 group for both boys and girls. The areas are as follows: Beach Buccaneers, Dunkirk     racquets are provided for Hot shots. Fee: $90.00
 Warriors, Owings Outlaws, Huntingtown Hornets and SYB Panthers. Players will
 be selected by the individual organizations/coaches. Rosters will be limited to a      Cove Point Park         Saturdays       10:00 - 11:00 a.m.          Activity #141600A
 minimum of 8 players and a maximum of 10 players per team.
                                                                                        Dunkirk District Park Saturdays         9:00 - 10:00 a.m.           Activity #141600B
 Tryouts for the County Program start in mid-November. Notices for tryouts will be
 advertised in the local county newspapers and individual club websites. Players        Hallowing Point Park    Saturdays       11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.       Activity #141600C
 may only tryout for one club. Children that are selected for the County Program
                                                                                        Hot Shots:      Learn general coordination skills. Fundamentals of strokes, grips and
 may not participate in the CCPR Intramural Program. Children on high school
                                                                                        footwork are covered. Generally ages 5-6 years. All specialized equipment including
 rosters may not participate in the CCPR County Program.
                                                                                        racquets are provided for Hot shots. Fee: $90.00
 For additional information on specific clubs or persons interested in coaching in the
                                                                                        Cove Point Park         Saturdays       11:00 a.m. - Noon           Activity #141600D
 county program, please contact the following club basketball commissioners:
                                                                                        Dunkirk District Park Saturdays         10:00 - 11:00 a.m.          Activity #141600E
     Beach Buccaneers                Chevy White             (410) 535-4447
                                                                                        Hallowing Point Park    Saturdays       9:00 - 10:00 a.m.           Activity #141600F
     Dunkirk Warriors                Jeff Fabian             (301) 812-0676
                                                                                        Level 1: Beginner to advanced beginner. Establishing a sound technical foundation
     Owings Outlaws                  Doug King               (410) 286-3947
                                                                                        of the basic grips, strokes and footwork with an introduction to some competitive
     Huntingtown Hornets             Liz Chandlee            (410) 257-4513             games. Generally ages 7 and up. Fee: $135.00

     SYB Panthers                    Pottsie Horsmon         (410) 610-9006             Cove Point Park         Saturdays       12:30 - 2:00 p.m.           Activity #143829D

 All children must register for the CCPR Intramural Program prior to tryouts for the    Dunkirk District Park Saturdays         1:00 - 2:30 p.m.            Activity #143829E
 County Program to assure that they will be able to participate this season. CCPR
                                                                                        Hallowing Point Park    Saturdays       10:00 - 11:30 a.m.          Activity #143829F
 Intramural Program registration is limited. Any child who is registered in the CCPR
 Intramural Program and makes a county team will receive credit from the CCPR           Level 2:     All strokes and spins covered, as well as basic strategy. Students in this
 Sports Office towards their organizations registration fees.                            class are capable of rallying, but their serve may be weak and therefore may or may
                                                                                        not be capable of playing a match. Generally ages 9 and up. Fee: $135
 For additional information, please contact the Sports Office at (410) 535-1600/(301)
 855-1243 ext. 2227 or 2229.                                                            Cove Point Park         Saturdays       2:00 - 3:30 p.m.            Activity #143829G

                                                                                        Dunkirk District Park Saturdays         2:30 - 4:00 p.m.            Activity #143829H

                                                                                        Hallowing Point Park    Saturdays       12:30 - 2:00 p.m.           Activity #143829I

                                                                                            Come out and join us for some fresh air, sunshine, and exercise.
                                                                                                Meet new people, make new friends and tennis partners.
                                                                                          Start off learning the right Way. For additional information, you may
                                                                                           contact the Calvert County Parks and Recreation Sports Office at
                                                                                                     (410) 535-1600 / (301) 855-1243 ext. 2227 or 2229.
                                                                                                       FAMILY DISCOUNT: Receive $10 OFF for
                                                                                                       each additional family member registered.
                                                                                                                (First registration to be paid in full).

                                                                                        REGISTRATION:           Online: www.co.cal.md.us
                                                                                                                Phone: (410) 535-1600 ext. 2225
                                                                                                                Mail: See Registration Form in the back of this brochure.


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         YOUTH WRESTLING
           REGISTRATION
            2008-2009
Youth wrestling registration is being accepted now through Saturday, November 1,
2008. The registration fee is $35.00 for the first child, $30.00 for each additional child. A
LATE REGISTRATION FEE of $20.00 will be charged for all registrations accepted after
November 1, 2008. Any child not possessing a current
2008-2009 Maryland State Wrestling Card must pay an
additional fee of $20.00/25.00 to the youth wrestling
club. All participants must have a current MSWA card
to participate in matches. All requests for refunds
will be charged a $5.00 processing fee. Once practices
                                                                                                            September 13, 2008
have begun no refunds will be issued.                                                              Calvert County Parks and Recreation, in conjunction with the Calvert
                                                                                               Alliance Against Substance Abuse, Inc. (CAASA), will be holding a Night
The Youth Wrestling Program is open to all youth in
                                                                                                Golf Tournament on Saturday, September 13th at Mellomar Golf Park in
the first through eighth grades or ages 5 to 14 years
old. There are three separate Clubs in the county: Northern: practices held at Northeast        Owings, Maryland. Proceeds will benefit PROJECT GRADUATION an
Community Center; Central: practices held at Calvert Elementary School and Southern:           all night alcohol-free and drug-free celebration for the 2009 graduates from
practices held at Patuxent High School. All three areas practice Monday, Wednesday and                 Calvert, Huntingtown, Northern and Patuxent High Schools.
Friday evenings from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wrestling registration is limited and is taken on a
first come, first served basis.                                                                   Cost: $45.00 per person / $25.00 for High School Students
                                                                                                           Format: Captain’s Choice Best Ball
CCPR Youth Wrestling is a member of the Southern Maryland Youth Wrestling League,
a Maryland State Wrestling Association affiliated organization.                                               Social Hour/Dinner: 7:00 p.m.
You may register online at https://webtrac.co.cal.md.us. You may also register at any of the               Tee-time: Dusk (approx. 8:00 p.m.)
community centers or the main office located in Prince Frederick now through Saturday,             Deadline for registration will be Monday, September 8th.
November 1, 2008 in person, by mail or by phone with a credit card.. If registering by
mail, please use the registration form located in the front of this brochure and include         Tournament will be limited to the first 48 people (12 teams) to register.
the activity numbers listed below:                                                              Enjoy a great evening of fun and adventure. Contests will be held prior to
                                                                                               the start of the tournament with prizes awarded for 1st & 2nd place finishers
Northern                    Activity # 341866 A                                                   of the tournament. Single golfers are welcome and will be paired with
Central                     Activity # 341866 B                                                other groups the evening of the tournament. Even if you have never played
                                                                                                     night golf before, you will definitely not want to miss this event!
Southern                    Activity # 341866 C
                                                                                                                               Sponsors Are Welcome:
If you have any questions concerning the youth wrestling program, please contact the
                                                                                                         Your tax deductible donation will help fund
Sports Office, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., (410) 535-1600/(301)855-
1243 ext. 2227 or 2229.                                                                                         PROJECT GRADUATION!
                                                                                                  Please fill out the form below and send to: Calvert County Parks
                                                                                                   and Recreation, Fall Night Golf Tournament, 175 Main Street,
                                                                                                  Courthouse, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Make checks payable
                                                                                                  to Calvert County Parks and Recreation. For more information,
                                                                                                    contact the Sports Office at (301) 855-1243/(410) 535-1600,
                                                                                                               ext 2227, 2229 or CAASA at ext. 2413.

                                                                                               REGISTRATION FORM-Night GOLF Tournament on September 13, 2008
                                                                                                       To enter, complete the form, enclose a check (payable to CCPR),
                                                                                                                         & mail to the address below.


                                                                                               Name________________________________________________________ __________________________________

                                                                                               Home Phone _______________________________________Work Phone _________________________________

                                                                                               Address _____________________________________________________ __________________________________

                                                                                               City _________________________________________________________ __________________________________

                                                                                               Email _______________________________________________________
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   Therapeutic Recreation Services (TRS)
    Therapeutic Recreation Services (TRS) offers                                                      SOCIAL EVENTS
        individualized, specialized and inclusion
      services to individuals with disabilities who                                              ADULT SOCIAL CLUB
     are interested in increasing their leisure and           This 8-week inclusion program is designed for ages                  Activity #     172771 A
     recreational lifestyle. Services are based on            18 -Up with various disabilities, to enhance their social           Day:           Mondays (8 weeks)
      an individuals choice and functioning level             skills and expand their communication throughout the                Start Date:    October 6
       to provide the participant with a sense of             community. This program provides and reinforces                     Times:         7:00-8:30p.m.
      enjoyment, satisfaction and fulfillment while            previously learned leisure educational activities, such
                                                                                                                                  Location:      Calvert Diversified Services;
          participating in community recreation.              as: appropriate social interactions, self-awareness,                               The Arc
                                                              decision-making skills, and activity participation.
                                                                                                                                  Cost           $57.00
                                                              Reinforcement is also provided with activities of daily
                                                                                                                                  Instructor:    David Reifsnyder
                                                              living such as: assuming responsibility for self and
         FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE                                 others, practicing table manners, sharing and increasing            Deadline:      October 1
Financial assistance may be available for CCPR programs.      knowledge of social skills, handling personal finances                        This program will not meet
  Please contact the following for eligibility requirements   and appropriately interacting with peers and adults.                         October 13 or November 3
                  and more information:
      *Charlene Metzler, ARC of Southern Maryland
                  (410) 535-4461 ext. 115
*Janel Jackson, Developmental Disabilities Administration
                   (410) 414-9367 ext. 21                                                      YOUTH SOCIAL GROUP
                                                              This program is ideal for youth 10-14 years of age that         living such as: assuming responsibility for self and

   Thanks to all who                                          have been diagnosed with ADHD, ADD, Asperger’s and/
                                                              or other diagnosis that affect their social skills. This
                                                                                                                              others, practicing table manners, sharing and increasing
                                                                                                                              knowledge of social skills, handling personal finances
                                                                                                                              and appropriately interacting with peers and adults.
      Volunteer!                                              program is designed to enhance their social skills and
                                                              interact with peers within their own peer group. This
                                                                                                                                  Day:              Fridays
                                                              program provides and reinforces previously learned
                                                              leisure educational activities, such as: appropriate                Times:            6:30-8:00 p.m.
      TRS EMAIL LIST                                          social interactions, self-awareness, decision-making                Location:         Southern Community Center
           If you are interested in receiving emails          skills, and activity participation with controlled emotions.        Cost:             $3.00
                from TR Services, please email                Reinforcement is also provided with activities of daily
                        Joy or Erica at
                                                                  Activity #             171993 A                            171993 B                       171993 C
            trservices@co.cal.md.us
          requesting to be placed on the email list!                                     County Fair                         Halloween Fun                  City of Boxes
                                                                  Date:                  September 26                        October 24                     November 21
                                                                  Deadline:              September 18                        October 16                     November 13
 ACCOMMODATIONS CAN BE MADE
    If you see anything in this brochure of interest not
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                                                                                   raisers listed on pa
                                                                Check out our Fund
    specifically listed under the Therapeutic Services,
    please know that Calvert County Division of Parks
  and Recreation is committed to providing reasonable
   accommodations for persons with differing abilities.
   Persons needing accommodations should complete
        the accommodations section located on the
                                                                                                           SPORT CLINICS
     registration form. For any questions or concerns,
         please contact the Therapeutic Services at                    FREE BASKETBALL CLINIC                                   Activity #       173881 A
  (410) 535-1600 or (301) 855-1243; Joy- ext. 2675 or              The purpose of this clinic is to teach the basics of         Date:            Saturday, September 13
     Erica- ext. 2542, Email- trservices@co.cal.md.us              basketball to children and teens ages 8-Up, who              Time:            Noon-2:00 p.m.
                                                                   have various disabilities. Dress appropriately and           Location:        Huntingtown High School Gym
                                                                   bring water or a sport drink.                                Cost:            FREE

Get Involved
      Volunteers are vital in providing
                                                                   Please be sure to register in time to ensure that
                                                                   this program will be appropriately staffed.
                                                                                                                                Deadline:
                                                                                                                                Instructor:
                                                                                                                                                 September 8
                                                                                                                                                 Coach Gross and HHS Team


 therapeutic recreation services. If you are                                                            FREE TENNIS CLINIC
interested in volunteering with individuals                       The purpose of this clinic is to introduce children,
  who have differing abilities, we have the                       teens, and adults, ages 6-Up, with various
 opportunity for you. Volunteers will gain                        disabilities to the game of tennis. The clinics will
  rewarding experience through assisting                          provide instruction of basic tennis skills.
recreation staff with a variety of programs.                      Activity #      171885 A                                   Activity#        171885 B
   Volunteer opportunities may include, but are not               Date:           Saturday, September 20                     Date:            Saturday, November 1
   limited to inclusion companions, special events,               Time:           10:00 a.m.-Noon                            Time:            2:00-4:00 p.m.
          instructing classes, and much more.
                                                                  Location:       Cove Point Park Tennis Courts              Location:        Hallowing Point Park Tennis Courts
        If you or an organization are interested,                 Deadline:       September 15                               Deadline:        October 28
    please contact Therapeutic Recreation Services.


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            CREATIVE ARTS                                                            MARTIAL ARTS, FITNESS & SPORTS
    PAINT WITH PAINT                                            TAE KWON DO                                                   TUMBLING TODDLERS
                                                               This is an instructional program
    AND POTTERY FOR                                            for participants ages 5-Up with
                                                                                                                           This program is designed for children ages Birth-5
      HALLOWEEN                                                various disabilities. This program
                                                                                                                           years, with various disabilities. Tumbling mats and toys
Join us as we create Pumpkins,                                                                                             will be used to encourage gross motor play for fantastic
                                                               teaches the basics of Tae Kwon Do in
Ghosts, Frankenstein, and More. This                                                                                       fun. Parents/guardians will have the opportunity to
                                                               a fun environment, while encouraging
program is designed for ages 6 and up                                                                                      give and receive encouragement and advice from each
                                                               participants to increase their coordination,
with various disabilities. This program                                                                                    other, while their toddlers tumble and play.
                                                               social interaction skills, and physical
offers an outlet for participants to express                   fitness. This program consists of 30-minute                       Activity #     171771 A
their creativity while creating various                        lessons two times a week and prepares the                        Date:          Friday, October 3
pieces of art with Paint N’ Pottery. Your                      participant for the beginner level program.                      Time:          9:30-10:30 a.m.
spooky project will be available for                               Activity #       173440 A                                    Location:      Northeast Community Center
pick-up within a week. Registration                                Dates:           Monday & Wednesday                          Cost:          FREE
is required BY DEADLINE
                                                                                    September 8 (8 weeks)                       Deadline:      September 25
     Activity #       173101 A                                     Time:            7:00-7:30 p.m.
     Day:             Sunday, October 19                           Location:        Calvert Middle School                     PLAYGROUND PEER PLAYTIME
     Time:            5:00-6:00 p.m.                               Cost:            $43.00                                      Come play at the park with your peers.
     Location:        Paint and Pottery Studio                     Instructor:      T. Clark                               This program is designed for school age children with
     Cost:            Project fee due to Paint ‘N Pottery          Deadline:        September 7                            special needs, to encourage appropriate social skills
                      day of event                                                                                         with peers in a fun environment. This program will
                      10% off the piece of your choice              Activity #    173440 B                                 help children with special needs appropriately play and
                                                                    Dates:        Monday & Wednesday                       develop friendships. Parent’s attendance is required
     Deadline:        October 10
                                                                                  November 3                               and will allow time for parents to talk and relate on a
                                                                    Time:         7:00-7:30 p.m.                           common ground.
             MUSIC AT THE                                           Location:     Calvert Middle School                        Activity #      177700 A
           RAILWAY MUSEUM                                           Cost:         $33.00                                       Dates:          Saturday, September 20
Join us for the Bay Breeze Concerts at the Railway                  Instructor:   T. Clark                                     Time:           10:00 a.m.- Noon
Museum. We will meet at the museum to sit as a                      Deadline:     October 30                                   Location:       Cove Point Park Playground
group and enjoy an evening of music.                                                                                                           Meet at the Merry-Go-Round
You may want to bring your blanket to
                                                                                                                               Cost:           FREE
sit on, and pack some refreshments.
DON’T FORGET YOUR BUG SPRAY!                                                                                                   Activity #     177700 B
Recommended for ages 16-Up.
                                                                                                                               Dates:         Saturday, October 18
     TR Group Nights
                                                                                                                               Time:          10:00 a.m.-Noon
     Activity #    173505 A
                                                                                                                               Location:      Dunkirk Park Playground
     Date:         Thursday, September 11                                                                                                     Meet at Pavilion
     Time:         7:30 p.m.                                                                                                   Cost:          FREE
     Location:     Calvert County Railway Museum
     Cost:         FREE
     Deadline:     September 10                                                                    SUPPORT PROGRAMS
ALL ABOUT ME…ABILITY BOOK                                                          FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF SPECIAL NEEDS
                                                                                       POPULATION SUPPORT GROUP
                                                               This is a monthly program designed for caretakers of        REQUIRED and can be completed over the phone.
                                                               special needs loved ones to both offer support and          Childcare is available but must be requested during
                                                               temporary respite time. Caregivers are encouraged           registration.
                                                               to bring their special needs loved ones, pre-notification        Day:           Mondays
                                                               is a MUST. Programs will be offered for loved ones in           Time:          6:30-7:30 p.m.
                                                               a separate room while the caretakers meet for support,
                                                               advice and to find a common ground. This program                 Location:      Main Parks & Recreation Office
Come out and create a special photo book about                 will provide an opportunity for parents/guardians to            Cost:          FREE
your child to describe his/her ABILITIES to teachers,          give and receive encouragement and advice as well               Instructor:    Karen Taylor
classmates, teammates, friends, and/or family! Book            as experiences and suggestions. Registration is
packages provided by Creative Memories will include
the book, pages, stickers, and adhesive tape runner.                Activity #           173771 A                         173771 B                     173771 C
You just bring the pictures! No experience needed,                  Date:                September 29                     October 27                   November 24
help will be provided!                                              Deadline:            September 22                     October 20                   November 17
Makes a Great Christmas Gift!!!
    Activity #:     172110 A
    Day:            Saturday, November 8
    Time:           10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
    Location:       Dowell House
    Cost:           $25.00
    Deadline:       November 1




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                                   SPECIAL EVENTS
  Super September
Semi-Slumber Party Cooking for Thanksgiving                                                                  GIRLY DAY OUT
                                                                                                             Come pamper yourselves after the Holidays
Come in your PJ’s and bring your sleeping bag,                                                               and start out an exciting new year. Mothers of
we will be playing all the fun “slumber party         This program is designed for ages 10-Up with           a special need child(ren) and daughters with
games,” eating pizza and popcorn, watching a          various disabilities to come out and learn how         special needs are welcome to drop in anytime
girly movie and creating girly crafts. This program   to cook a Traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Once        for beautification and pampering; including hair
is designed for girls with various special needs      the meal is prepared families are welcome to           styling, manicures, pedicures, application of
ages 13-Up. No Boys Allowed, this is Girls Night      enjoy the feast with the chefs. Limit 2 guests per     make-up and massages. Light refreshments
Out!!!                                                participant, an additional fee of $5 will be added     will be provided. Please register so preparations
     Activity #: 3170440 A                            for each additional guest.                             can be made.
     Date:       Friday, September 19                     Activity # 170701 A                                     Activity # 173770 A
                                                          Date:         Saturday, November 15                     Date:        Friday, January 3, 2009
     Time:       6:00-8:30 p.m.
                                                          Time:         5:00-6:30 p.m. for Chefs                  Time:        Noon-4:00 p.m.
     Location:   The Dowell House
                                                                        6:30-8:00 p.m. for                        Location:    NECC
     Cost:       $6.00                                                  Parents/Guardians
     Deadline: September 12                                                                                       Cost:        FREE
                                                          Location:     The Dowell House
                                                          Cost:         $12.00

PUMPKIN PICKIN’
This inclusion program
                                                          Deadline: November 9
                                                             Please notify CCPR at registration
                                                                   of any food allergies.
                                                                                                             Letters to Santa
is designed for ages                                                                                         Santa wants to hear from you, and we want to
4-16 to travel with                                                                                          make sure he does. Your letter to Santa can
Parks and Recreation
to Serenity Farms to
select a pumpkin to decorate
                                                              SnowBall                                       be delivered right to Santa’s special mailbox at
                                                                                                             the Parks and Recreation Main Office
                                                                                                             beginning December 1st. Santa
                                                      Dance the night away like Cinderella or Prince         will be sending his Elves to pick
for Halloween as well as participate in fun           Charming at our Ball. Don’t forget your glass
activities provided at the farm.                                                                             up the letters on the 16th of
                                                      slippers, because the attire is semi-formal. Age is    December so make sure
    Activity#: 170770 A                               no limit if you like to dance join us and dance your   you have it in before then.
    Date:         Friday, October 17                  blues away. Only $15.00 for a DJ, Dancing, Contests,   All letters must have a return
    Time:         10:00a.m.-Noon                      Food, Fun & Much More at a Real Dance Club!
                                                                                                             address and full name listed so
    Location:     Parks and Recreation Main               Activity#:    172220 A                             Santa does not get confused.
                  Office                                   Date:         Monday, December 22
    Cost:         $12.00                                  Time:         6:30-10:00 p.m.
                                                          Location:     Club B.A.D.D.                        COUNTY WIDE EVENTS
    Deadline: October 10
                                                                        (Believe And Dare to Dream)
                                                                        8191 Jennifer Lane, Owings
    MONDAY NIGHT                                          Cost:
                                                          Deadline:
                                                                        $15.00
                                                                        December 15
     FOOTBALL
      Are you ready for some
           FOOTBALL?
                                                          Holiday Cookies
      Well come out and meet with fellow
            football fans to root for:
                                                          & Crafts
  Cleveland Browns vs. Buffalo Bills                  School gets out TWO
                                                      Hours Early!!
         Must be 18 or older to attend!
                                                      All school age individuals
      Bring money for food and drinks.
                                                      with disabilities are welcome
   Activity # 172772 A                                to join us at the Dowell House
   Date:        Monday, November 17                   and make special crafts for the
   Time:        8:00-10:00 p.m.                       holidays while your cookies are in the oven.
                (game starts at 8:30)                     Activity #: 171101 A
   Location:    Green Turtle                              Date:          Friday, December 12
   Cost:        FREE                                      Time:          2:30-4:30 p.m.
   Deadline: November 10                                  Location:      Dowell House-St. Leonard
                                                          Cost:          $5.00
                                                          Deadline: December 8

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                              Therapeutic Workshops                                                                    Summer
 SOCIAL SKILLS FOR CHILDREN
         WITH ADHD
ADHD in children can range from mild to complex.
Children with ADHD who have behavioral and social
                                                                   ATTENTION DEFICIT
                                                                HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER;
                                                                 WHAT PARENTS NEED TO
                                                                        KNOW
                                                                                                                      Summary
                                                                                                                       Camp was our main focus during the
skills deficits suffer due to lack of friends. This
                                                             ADHD is one of the most common, yet misunderstood         summer season and those that attended
workshop will provide practical information to help
                                                             and difficult to manage disorder in children. This
parents coach their children as well as provide social
                                                             workshop will describe symptoms and common
                                                                                                                       appeared to have a fantastic summer.
skills resources in the community.
                                                             behaviors that occur. Intervention strategies will        Both camps were filled to the max
     Activity #     178330 A                                 be provided to help you manage your child.                capacity and many smiling faces were
     Date:          Thursday, September 25                       Activity #     178330 D                               seen and captured on film.
     Time:          6:00 - 8:30 p.m.                             Date:          Thursday, November 13
     Location:      Barstow Acres Children Center                Time:          6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
     Cost:          $36.00 per person                            Location:      Barstow Acres Children’s
     Deadline:      September 18                                                Center
     Instructor:    Denise Weller, MA                            Cost:          $36.00 per person
                                                                 Deadline:      November 6
 MANAGING THE ANGRY CHILD                                        Instructor:    Sonia Hinds, MSN, RN, CS-P
This workshop will provide information regarding
the dynamics of anger and rage, and help parents                POSITIVE COMMUNICATION
determine what the needs of the child are and how                        SKILLS
to meet them. Instructed by one of the Guidance
Counselors in Calvert County Public Schools, Ms.             This training will provide participants with a
Lebow will offer practical strategies to help problem        clear understanding with the difference between
solve rather than use of punishment.                         aggressive, passive and assertive behavior.
                                                             The participants will be presented with various
    Activity #     178330 B
                                                             scenarios and have an opportunity to practice
    Date:          Thursday, October 2                       assertive behavior and communication.
    Time:          6:00 - 8:30 pm                            Suitable for parents, professionals and individuals
    Location:      Barstow Acres Children’s Center           dealing with difficult people.
    Cost:          $36.00 per person                             Activity #     178330 E
    Deadline:      September 25                                  Date:          Thursday, December 4
    Instructor:    Becky Lebow, MEd                              Time:          6:00-8:30 p.m.
                                                                 Location:      Barstow Acres Children’s
 HOW TO DISCIPLINE WITHOUT                                                      Center
  SCREAMING AND SCOLDING                                         Cost:          $36.00
This workshop will provide essential parenting                   Deadline:      November 27
information to help you provide structure and                    Instructor:    Sonia Hinds, MSN, RN, CS-P
discipline in your home. It is time to stop criticizing,                                                               We had 2 Disability Days this summer at Cove
blaming, shaming and complaining. Learn to                                                                               Point Pool. The pool was open exclusively
incorporate practical strategies that work.                          PAPA JOHN’S SPIRIT NIGHT
                                                                                                                        for members of the community with special
Registration is required, and may be completed                             October 9th and 23rd
                                                                                                                       needs and their families. Parents expressed
over the phone.                                                      at the Solomons Island location
                                                                                                                         their gratitude for an opportunity to enjoy
    Activity #      178330 C                                                 ALL DAY LONG.
                                                               Order from Papa John’s and a percentage of the           the pool in a non-judgmental, less crowded
    Date:           Thursday, November 6
                                                                      proceeds will benefit TR Services.                 environment. We hope to see you next year.
    Time:           6:00 - 8:30 p.m.                            You must mention the TR Services fundraiser
    Location:       Barstow Acres Children’s Center                      when you place your order.
    Cost:           $36.00 per person
    Deadline:       October 30
                                                                    CALVERT COUNTRY SCHOOL
                                                                       HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR
    Instructor:     Becky Lebow, MEd
                                                                   November 22 • 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
                                                                       Calvert Country School
                                                                               Deadline: November 19




     Fundraisers
                                                                 SOUTHERN COMMUNITY CENTER
                                                                     INDOOR FLEA MARKET
                                          t for                        December 6 • 8:00 a.m.-Noon
                             your suppor e are
                 and show                W                             Southern Community Center
       Come out                Services.
                  Recreation               ers to                              Deadline: December 1
     Therapeutic lunteers and consum tion                                                                                Our 17th Annual Employees and Friends
      in need of
                 vo                      orta                    We will be collecting donations to be sold at
                   to assist with transp                        the above events; the proceeds will benefit TR            Golf Tournament fundraiser raised just
                                          .
      raise money r next years camps                           Services. If you are interested in donating and/         under $5,000 dollars, thank you to all who
             costs fo                                          or assisting with the table the day of the events          helped make this year such a success!!!
                                                               please contact TR Services. We need your help!



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Registration Form
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                                             REGISTRATION FORM FOR PARKS & RECREATION ACTIVITIES ONLY!
                                             To register for Natural Resources activities use the registration form in the Natural Resources section.




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                                             Please complete the Family and Family Member Information below. Please print all information.
                                                                                         Family Information
                                                                  Parent 1/Guardian                                                     Parent 2/Guardian




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Here is where you
                                             First Name _________________________________________________
                                             Last Name __________________________________________________
                                             Address ____________________________________________________
                                             PO Box ____________________________________________________
                                                                                                                   First Name _________________________________________________
                                                                                                                   Last Name __________________________________________________
                                                                                                                   Address ____________________________________________________
                                                                                                                   PO Box ____________________________________________________
                                             City/State/Zip ______________________________________________         City/State/Zip ______________________________________________
give us your family                          Home Phone ________________________________________________           Home Phone ________________________________________________
information, which will                      Work Phone ________________________________________________           Work Phone ________________________________________________

allow you to use quick                       Cell Number ________________________________________________          Cell Number ________________________________________________
                                             Date of Birth ________________________________________________        Date of Birth ________________________________________________
registration next time.
                                             Email Address ______________________________________________          Email Address ______________________________________________
 NOTE: Even if the family members do
                                             Emergency Phone____________________________________________           Emergency Phone____________________________________________
 not plan to participate in our programs,
 we urge everyone who has not done so,       Emergency Contact __________________________________________          Emergency Contact __________________________________________
 to complete the “Registration/Family        Contact Relationship _________________________________________        Contact Relationship _________________________________________
 Information Form” today and mail it to
 one of the three community centers or
 the Main Office. All information must
                                                                                           Family Member(s)
                                                                                   List additional family members on additional sheet of paper
 be completed. With the information
 already in the system, the registration     First Name _________________________________________________          First Name _________________________________________________
 process is fairly quick and simple, but
                                             Last Name __________________________________________________          Last Name __________________________________________________
 if it is not, the process takes a little
 longer to complete.                         Gender _________ Grade_____________ Birthdate _______________         Gender _________ Grade_____________ Birthdate _______________
                                             Comments __________________________________________________           Comments __________________________________________________
ACCOMMODATIONS
 If any family members require
 accommodations to participate                                                              Accommodations
                                                                                                           ❑ Yes     ❑ No




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 in programs, please complete the            Do you or a family member need accommodations?                                   If yes, please complete this section
 Accommodations Section and refer            Name _____________________________ Phone _________________________Activity # ___________________Class Title _____________________
 to Therapeutic Recreation Services.

                                                                               Quick Activity Registration

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Here is where you tell
                                             ACTIVITY #        CLASS TITLE            PARTICIPANT NAME                BIRTH DATE    ADDRESS                                 FEE

                                            __________________ _____________________ ________________________________ _____________ _____________________________________ ___________

                                            __________________ _____________________ ________________________________ _____________ _____________________________________ ___________

                                            __________________ _____________________ ________________________________ _____________ _____________________________________ ___________

us the Activity                             __________________ _____________________ ________________________________ _____________ _____________________________________ ___________

Number (6 digits and                                                                                                                                    TOTAL ENCLOSED:    0



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1 letter) and who is                         Mail    or   Bring Registration Form with FULL PAYMENT to any Community Center or the Main Office or
taking the class.                            Call (410) 535-1600 ext. 2225 or Fax Form (410) 535-2233
                                             Online https://webtrac.co.cal.md.us Follow directions using as your User Name-YOUR PHONE
                                             NUMBER on file with us and, as your Password-the LAST NAME OF THE PRIMARY PERSON ON THE ACCOUNT.
                                             (Full Payment by Discover, VISA or MasterCard for ONLINE, PHONE-IN or FAXed registrations. FAX Machine will be
                                             available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 pm.)
                                             Payment:          Cash (in exact amount). Checks and money orders MUST include name, address, home and work telephone
                                             numbers, driver’s license number and participant’s full name. Make checks and money orders payable to CCP&R. VISA and MasterCard
Ways to register.                            payments are accepted and must include credit card number, expiration date, security code, authorized signature and authorized dollar
                                             amount. Credit Card payments are accepted at all locations. Credit Card Payments require no minimum charge.

                                                          Credit Card Information                                   (for use when FAXing or mailing form)
     *If there are special                   Credit Card Number _____________________________________________________ Security Code
   registration instructions                 Name on Credit Card ___________________________________________ Expiration Date (MMYY)
printed for your class, please               Authorized Payment Amount       $ _________________ ❑ VISA ❑ MasterCard
  follow those instructions.                 Authorized Signature _________________________________________________________________________________________________________


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                                                                                                         CCP&R Pledge
                                                                                                         As Calvert County Parks and Recreation Professionals we
                                                                                                         pledge to provide you with integrity and honesty, fairness
                                                                                                         and equality, competency, and respect. We promote
                                                                                                         the individual’s right to leisure, opportunity to choose
                                                                                                         recreation, and an increased quality of life through safe,
                                                                                                         fun, and challenging recreation participating.
                                                                                                         Participant’s Pledge
                                                                                                         When registering for a recreation program provided by
                                                                                                         Calvert County Parks and Recreation, you pledge to
                                                                                                         adherence to:
                                                                                                           • Respect all participants, staff, instructors, and
                                                                                                             others who are engaged in the recreation program.
                                                                                                           • Refrain from the use of profane or inappropriate
                                                                                                             language.
                                                                                                           • Refrain from any aggressive act which is initiated
                                                                                                             or in retaliation (hitting, kicking, biting, spitting,
                                                                                                             etc.)
                                                                                                           • Refrain from disrespectful or non-compliant
                                                                                                             behavior.
                                                                                                           • Refrain from continuous disruptive or aggressive
                                                                                                             behavior.
                                                                                                           • Realize specific rules may be added for individual
                                                                                                             programs and needs.
                                                                                                         Individuals who endanger themselves or others will be
                                                                                                         removed from the facility and/or program. Other violations
                                                                                                         of this policy will be handled as deemed necessary.




Keep Up-to-Date on CCP&R Programs                                                        Calvert County                                             Presorted Standard

Be sure to read the Calvert Independent and The Recorder each week.                      Parks & Recreation                                           US POSTAGE

                                                                                         175 Main Street                                                PAID
                                                                                                                                                   Prince Frederick, Md
                                                                                         Prince Frederick, MD 20678                                   Permit No. 36




   TELL US WHAT YOU WANT!
 What classes and/or activities would you like to see
 added to the Parks and Recreation Activity Schedule?

 NAME: _____________________________________________________________________


 PHONE#: ___________________________________________________________________


 SUGGESTED CLASSES AND/OR ACTIVITIES: _____________________________________
                                                                                             POSTAL PATRON
 ____________________________________________________________________________


 ____________________________________________________________________________


 ____________________________________________________________________________


  ________________________________________________________________

  ________________________________________________________________

 Please mail and/or drop this information to your local Community Center.




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