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Children’s Day at Farmer’s Market

The annual Children’s  Day at the Olney Farmer’s and Artist’s Market will be held Sunday, August 22.

Special guest , local nutritionist Isabel Maples will take children shopping at the Market and teach them all about local produce and other healthy foods sold at the Market.  Isabel will then do a hands-on Chef demonstration, and the children will sample lots of delicious, healthy food.

There is a fee of $5.00, but those who are registered will be eligible for door prizes; some including a $10.00 shopping spree at the market. There will also be a Children’s Tea party that day, along with Children’s Music and storytelling.

For more information,  call 202 257 5326.

Prince George's County Track Club Wins Big at AAU Jr. Olympics

Track Express Track Club (TETC), Prince George County's finest track club has been competing in the AAU Jr. Olympics track meets for over 15 years, breaking records and winning a number of gold medals year after year.

This year, it is no different in Norfolk, VA, with member, Rashad Manning breaking the record in the Javelin Throw for the youth boys. He also won the gold in the Discus and silver in the Shot put.

Have Fun at the 2010 Montgomery Country Fair and Help Feed the Hungry While Doing It

The 2010 Montgomery County Agricultural Fair will be held in Gaithersburg, MD from August 13 to 21.

Choose from over 40 carnival rides; participate in BINGO, cake auctions, and dance contests; and eat as many funnel cakes and snow cones your stomach can handle.

General admission is $10.00 per person while children 11 and under are free.  Parking is $5.00 per vehicle.

And please don’t forget to bring a non-perishable food donation for the Countrywide Food Drive benefitting the Manna Food Center.  Your canned food donations will help provide food to neighbors in need.

For more information about the 2010 Montgomery County Agricultural Fair, please click: http://www.mcagfair.com/default.asp