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Home for the Holidays- Tips on How to Recognize if Your Older Loved Ones Need Help

Home for the Holidays- Tips on How to Recognize if Your Older Loved Ones Need Help

The following information was sent to us by Carmen Artiga-Birdsall:

 

Home for the Holidays?

Use your visit to tell if a loved one needs help to stay at home safely.

The Mall at Prince George's Presents Breakfast With Santa

The Mall at Prince George's Presents Breakfast With Santa

This Saturday, December 3, from 9am - 10:30am - Bring the kids to The Mall at Prince George's for breakfast from McDonald's and a visit from Santa! 

Enjoy face painting, balloon twisters, a strolling magician plus, treats for the kids, while supplies last. Admission is an unwrapped gift for a child on the Angel Tree in Center Court or $5.00/child. 

RSVP at Customer Service (301) 559-8845.

One-Day Holiday Market Closes Out Olney Farmers Market’s Successful Season

One-Day Holiday Market Closes Out Olney Farmers Market’s Successful Season

 

The following information was sent to us by Amy K. Harbison:

 

The Olney Farmers and Artists Market opens for a one-day Holiday Market on Sunday, December 4 from 11 am to 3 pm.  The market will include celebrations of Kwanzaa, Hanukkah and Christmas and will feature a visit from Santa and Christmas caroling. We’ll be collecting clothing for two important partner nonprofits, Our House and Aunt Hattie’s Place, so please bring your gently used or new clothes to brighten the holidays for those less fortunate.

We’ll be ready for the cold weather! Sandy Spring Friends School has donated a school bus that will be used as a warming center and will feature musicians who will keep the spirit bright inside. There will also be fire pits and heaters to keep people warm outside as well.

Giving Thanks and Giving Back: 2011 Horton Kids Cocktails and Crooners

Giving Thanks and Giving Back: 2011 Horton Kids Cocktails and Crooners

November 3, 2011-- Washington, DC.  Thursday night in Washington was all about giving back and giving thanks at the House of Sweden at the "Horton's Kids 2011 Give Thanks Give Back Fundraiser:  Cocktails & Crooners" in Georgetown.  It’s held each year to thank the many volunteer tutors, mentors, board members, and supporters who help enrich the lives of kids that reside in Ward 8 in Washington.

Horton’s Kids is a 501(c)3 mission is to educate and empower the children of Washington, DC’s Ward 8 by providing comprehensive, direct services which improve the quality of their daily lives and nurture their desire and ability to succeed. These services include tutoring and mentoring along with a host of other wrap around services benefiting children the Anacostia neighborhood.

Parent Academy Supports Military Families

Parent Academy Supports Military Families

The following information was sent to us by Montgomery County Public School's:

Thursday, November 3, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.,Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will hold a special Parent Academy event to honor and assist military families. Members of the military and their families can receive information about the school system, ask questions and obtain important resources. 

 At the event, military families can:

- Meet school system staff, military service members, and community and government agency representatives 
- Receive resources and information
- Ask questions and meet other families in the community


WHERE: Richard Montgomery High School, 250 Richard Montgomery Drive, Rockville

Learn more about MCPS Parent Academy at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

Police Seek Help in Locating Missing Montgomery Village Man

Police Seek Help in Locating Missing Montgomery Village Man

The following information was sent to us by Montgomery County Maryland Police:

 

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 5th District Investigative Section are requesting assistance from the public in locating a missing male from Montgomery Village.

Montgomery County’s Commission To Hold Annual Forum

Montgomery County’s Commission To Hold Annual Forum

 

The following notice was sent to us by Sue Tucker: