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2018 Seed Swap

January 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM | Prince Frederick Library, 850 Costley Way, Prince Frederick, Md.
Sponsored By: Garden Smarter - Calvert County Master Gardeners

Start Time: 10:00 AM    |    End Time: 11:45 AM

January is a good time to think about gardening and this event is one way to get seeds, books, and gardening information. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and doors open for window shopping at 9:45. Seeds from two seed companies and seeds gathered from plants grown in the area will be available to swap. Bring your unused seeds, catalogs, and garden books to this free event.

Contact Info:
Liz Laher
Tel: 410-535-3362
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Silent Auction with Reception

January 27, 2018 at 7:00 PM | 4535 Piney Church Road, Waldorf, Md.
Sponsored By: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Piney Parish

Start Time: 7:00 PM    |    End Time: 10:30 PM

Silent Auction items will be presented during four rounds, allowing 20 minutes per round for bids to be placed. Food and drinks will be available throughout the evening. Approximately 200 baskets, antique items, furniture, jewelry, art, sports tickets, and other items will be offered.

Contact Info:
Jane Fruh
Tel: 301-645-5536
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Designer Bag Bingo

February 03, 2018 at 4:00 PM | 13735 Notre Dame Place, Bryantown, Md.
Sponsored By: St. Mary's Bryantown HSA

Start Time: 4:00 PM    |    End Time: 8:00 PM

Featured will be items by Kate Spade, Michael Kors, Vera Bradley, and more. Cost is $25 per person for 20 regular games and 4 specials. Each additional package of 20 regular games is $5. Additional specials are $1 and Early Bird games are $1.

Contact Info:
Jessica Oestringer
Tel: 301-751-4399
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Yard Sale - Mt. Zion UMC Preschool

February 03, 2018 at 7:00 AM | 27108 Mt. Zion Church Road, Mechanicsville, Md.
Sponsored By: Mt. Zion UMC Preschool

Start Time: 7:00 AM    |    End Time: 12:00 PM

Tables are available for rent for $35 for a single or $55 for a double. Vendors are also welcome. All proceeds go to the Preschool Scholarship Fund

Contact Info:
Tel: 301-884-5455
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26th Annual Antique Show and Sale at La Plata High School

February 10, 2018 at 9:00 AM | 6035 Radio Station Road, La Plata, Md.
Sponsored By: La Plata High School Band and Orchestra Boosters

Start Time: 9:00 AM    |    End Time: 4:00 PM

Antiques dealers from the Mid-Atlantic region will attend. Featured will be door prizes and refreshments. Free parking. Admission is $6 for adults and free for children age 12 and younger. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Contact Info:
Karen Andreas
Tel: 301-259-2411
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Singing Valentines

February 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM | Throughout Calvert County
Sponsored By: Calvert Meals on Wheels

Start Time: 5:00 PM    |    End Time: 10:00 PM

The Fathers and Sons quartet will serenade unsuspecting sweethearts at work, school, restaurants, homes, and elsewhere to benefit Calvert Meals on Wheels. You can send that someone special a rose, some candy, and 2 songs sung by the quartet. For a donation of $50, you can make it happen. Singing valentines are available from February 13 at 5 p.m. through February 14 at 10 p.m.

Contact Info:
David Reyno
Tel: 410-257-7814
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Top Dog Dinner and Dance

February 23, 2018 at 6:00 PM | Waldorf Jaycees Hall
Sponsored By: Humane Society of Charles County

Start Time: 6:00 PM    |    End Time: 11:00 PM

Entertainment will be provided by the Fabulous Hubcaps.

Contact Info:
Nathan Boan
Tel: 301-645-8181
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Seafood Dinner

March 11, 2018 at 11:30 AM | Holy Angels Church Hall, 21340 Colton Point Road, Avenue, Md.
Sponsored By: Holy Angels Catholic Church

Start Time: 11:30 AM    |    End Time: 4:00 PM

The menu includes Fried Oysters, Steamed Spiced Shrimp, Crab Balls, Fried Chicken, Parsley Potatoes, Green Beans, Cole Slaw, Pickled Beets, and all the trimmings. Served buffet style, all you can eat! Cost is $28 for adults, $26 for carryouts, $8 for children age 6 to 12, and free for children age 5 and younger. Advance tickets for adults are $26 until March 5.

Contact Info:
Jackie Norris
Tel: 301-769-3332
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Charles Regional Medical Center Celebration Gala

March 24, 2018 at 8:00 PM | Swan Point Yacht and Country Club, Issue, Md.
Sponsored By: Charles Regional Medical Center Foundation

Start Time: 8:00 PM    |    End Time: 11:59 PM

This year’s Gala includes three levels of reservations: VIP Dinner, Gala Reservation, and “Late Night.” Funds raised from this year’s event will support the Medical Center’s plans for establishing the Julie and Bill Dotson Center for Breast Health to meet the goal of providing hope, support, and care for family, friends, and community members as they cope with breast health issues.

Contact Info:
Holly Gonzalez
Tel: 301-609-4319
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Easter Festival

March 24, 2018 at 11:00 AM | 27108 Mt. Zion Church Road (by the Apple Basket), Mechanicsville, Md.
Sponsored By: Mt. Zion United Methodist Church

Start Time: 11:00 AM    |    End Time: 1:00 PM

Featured will be an egg hunt, games, activities, food, the Easter Bunny, and story time. Fun for all ages.

Contact Info:
Brittany Flick
Tel: 301-884-4132

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