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CHARLES COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY AT HOME
Host: Charles County Public Library
Details: Visit the library from the comfort of your couch. There are plenty of ways to enjoy your local library while at home or on the go. Check out the children’s section for recommended books, educational resources, activity ideas and virtual events.
ODE TO AUTUMN: AN INTERACTIVE ARTS AND LITERACY WALK
Date: October 31, 2020 – November 8, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts center – Solomon’s, MD
Details: Grab your sketchbook or journal and visit AMG this fall to engage with art and nature in a whole new way! Escape the hectic day-to-day routine, enjoy the therapeutic qualities of nature, and find your inner creative voice through a variety of self-guided interactive activities for all ages. Activities include: The Word Walk, Poetry in the Forest, ABC’s of Autumn and Nature Mandala Challenge.
Cost: Event Included with admission
GHOSTLY DAY – SOTTERLEY
Date: Oct 30, 2020
Time:10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Historic Sotterley Planation- 44300 Sotterley Ln
Hollywood, MD 20636
Details: Join in Ghostly fun at Historic Sotterley. Activities include Halloween scavenger hunt, costume photo contest, pick your own pumpkin and much more.
Cost: $5 per person. Members and Children under 6 are free.
FREE TUTORING AND HOMEWORK HELP
Host: Southern Maryland Regional Library
Details: FREE tutoring and educational resources! All you need is a library card.
SCIENCE AT HOME
Host: James E Richmond Science Center
Details: Science lessons and activities for every grade level!
WALDORF SKATE CENTER- OPEN SKATE
Friday Evening 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday Afternoon 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday Evening 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sunday Afternoon 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages. ***Always call first or check site before attending event***
Family Night (Tuesday Night)
$4.00 for Admission + $1.00 Skate Rental
Afternoon Skate Sessions
$7.00 for Admission + $2.00 Skate Rental
Evening Skate Session
$8.00 for Admission + $2.00 Skate Rental
Contact us at:
MAGIC TUNEL OF TERROR
Date: October 29-November 1, 2020
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: 410 Solomon Island Rd. Prince Frederick, MD
Details: The Magic Tunnel Car Wash is joining in on the Halloween fun for the second year with the “Magic Tunnel of Terror.” During the event, staff will dress up in costumes and interact with customers as they ride through the car wash. Each area of the car wash will show a different scene for guests to enjoy as they roll through. This is a prime opportunity to enjoy Halloween while social distancing.
TRUNK OR TREAT MOOSE LODGE
Date: November 1, 2020
Location: Moose Lodge in Mechanicsville
Details: Trunk or Treat
AMERICAN INDIAN HERITAGE DAY
Date: November 7, 2020
Time: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Jefferson Patterson Park
Details: Celebrate American Indian Heritage Day at Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum on Saturday, November 9, from 11 am – 4 pm
Native American Indians have made, and continue to make, lasting contributions to the social, political and cultural fabric of this nation. Join us for a day of celebration through dance arts and crafts and other fun activities.
This is a free event sponsored in part by the Friends of JPPM and Exelon.
Event Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
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