Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Fall Follies- Craft Fair on September 11

The annual Fall Follies Arts & Crafts Show will be held Saturday, September 11th on Washington Street in Downtown Leonardtown from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Participants will be showing and selling their many handmade arts and crafts, paintings, pressed flowers, clay sculptures, ceramics, pottery, hand-woven baskets, floral arrangements, candles, dolls, quilts, afghans, stained glass, jewelry, and much more! A great venue for browsers and gift-givers. Vendor applications are still being accepted. Contact the Southern Maryland Artisan Center at 301-997-1644 for more information.

While in Leonardtown, take time to visit Leonardtown Wharf and watch the 3rd Annual Leonardtown Wharf Regatta is going on from 12:00 noon until 4:00.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Sneak Peeks of Leonardtown Wellness and Aquatics Center

Sneak Peeks of Leonardtown Wellness and Aquatics Center. 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, August 6, and 4 to 8 p.m., Saturday, August 7, College of Southern Maryland Leonardtown Campus, 22950 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown.

The public is invited for two sneak peeks of the new Leonardtown Wellness and Aquatics Center. Opening in September, the building features a fitness center, two group exercise studios, a six-lane, 25-yard, lap pool and a zero-depth-entry therapy pool. The center will be open for sneak peeks during Leonardtown’s First Friday and Saturday’s Beach Party. CSM students will also be on-hand to assist children in painting windows in downtown Leonardtown as part of the fun.

240-725-5371 or http://www.csmd.edu/About/campuses/leonardtown/building/WellnessCenter.html

A regionally accredited community college that provides programs and services with a special focus on local workforce development to maintain and grow a healthy economy and community, the College of Southern Maryland is a two-time silver level recipient of the Maryland Performance Excellence Award. CSM, founded in 1958, is the fifth largest community college in Maryland with campuses in Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties. For information about CSM, call 301-934-7765 or 301-870-2309, 240-725-5499 or 443-550-6199, Ext. 7765 or visit http://www.csmd.edu/.

CSM’s campuses are accessible to patrons with disabilities. Audio description for the visually impaired and sign language interpretation for the hearing impaired are available with a minimum two week advanced notice. If you are interested in these services, please contact the academic support/ADA coordinator at 301-934-7614.


Media Contact:

Dorothy Hill, Media Relations Coordinator College of Southern Maryland 301-934-7745, dmhill@csmd.edu http://www.csmd.edu/