SAVE THE DATE

College Park Aviation Museum’s Women in Aviation Tour. Hear stories showcasing achievements of our foremost female aviators. Free with museum admission: adults $5, seniors $4, children $2 (1 and under free). June 11 from 1 to 2 p.m. 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Dr. For more information, contact collegeparkaviation@pgparks.com

College Park Aviation Museum’s Airmail Tour. Discover how airmail got off the ground in College Park! Free with museum admission: adults $5, seniors $4, children $2 (1 and under free). June 18 from 1 to 2 p.m. 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Dr. For more information, contact collegeparkaviation@pgparks.com

Fathers Day at Riversdale. Celebrate dads on Fathers Day, June 19, at the Riversdale House Museum! Kitchen Guild members will cook hearty meals and regale visitors with stories of fathers who lived there. Sessions at 1:30 and 3:00 p.m. 4811 Riverdale Rd, Riverdale. For more information, call 301.864.0420 or email riversdale@pgparks.com

Bee Hotel Workshop. Learn how to create your own backyard bee habitat. $10. June 25 from 1 to 4 p.m. Davis Hall, 9217 51st Ave. To register, go to cpae.org/arts/full-calendar and click on the event. 

Virtual Book Club. The College Park Arts Exchange invites you to discuss The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR, by Lisa Napoli, on June 21, and Mudlark: In Search of London’s Past Along the River Thames, by Lara Maiklem, on July 19. Free. 7 to 8:30 p.m. RSVP by emailing info@cpae.org

College Park Céilí. EducArte hosts College Park Céilí, an Irish social gathering filled with traditional music and dance. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water. Free. June 25 at 7 p.m. Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd.

Free Yoga at Lake Artemesia. Free yoga sessions at Lake Artemesia every Saturday this summer, starting on July 2. Hour-long sessions start at 9:15 a.m. (meet near the restrooms). For more information, including registration details, email wellness@pgparks.com

History Day Camp at Riversdale House Museum. Explore 100 years of Riverdale Park history and then create your own town of the future! Ages 5 to 8. Two sessions: July 11-15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. $150 resident, $180 non-resident; July 18-22, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. $90 resident, $108 non-resident. 4811 Riverdale Rd, Riverdale Register by June 27 at tinyurl.com/HOHWeek20225-8 

College Park Community Library Book Club. The library’s book club will discuss Coffin Road, by Peter May, on July 14 at 7:00 p.m. For more information, email Carol Munn at donkinc@msn.com

Free Shakespeare at the Riversdale House Museum. All the world’s a stage — including the Riversdale House Museum’s lawn! Pack a picnic and bring a chair to Heritage Division’s performance of Shakespeare’s Macbeth. July 20 at 7 p.m. 4811 Riverdale Rd, Riverdale

 

ONGOING

National Orchestral Institute and Festival. NOI+F performances and classes will run throughout the summer at the University of Maryland’s The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. For more information, go to theclarice.umd.edu/calendar

Friday Dance Workshops. Join instructor Karen Stewart, of Jessie’s Soul Line Dancers, every Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. for step-by-step instruction and dance along to soul, gospel and pop music. For more information, go to cpae.org

Ballet Classes for Children. Creative dance (age 3-6) and primary dance (5-7) classes will be offered throughout the summer at the Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd. Creative dance classes are on Tuesdays 10 to 10:45 a.m. and Thursdays from 2 to 2:45 p.m. Primary dance classes are on Tuesdays from 11 a.m. to noon and Thursdays from 3 to 4 p.m. For registration and fees, go to berwynballetschool.com/summer-programs

College Park Farmers Market at Paint Branch Parkway. Farm stands, local vendors and more. Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 5211 Campus Dr. 

Senior Golf League. Tee off every Monday (except federal holidays), with fellow seniors at the Paint Branch Golf Complex. Ages 50 and up. $25 cash to play. 8:30 a.m. sign in and 9:00 a.m. start. 4690 University Blvd. To register, email Ray Prather at laurelduo@msn.com or Joe Corson at jocorson@aol.com

The Hall CP. Open mic nights, wine-down Wednesdays, live music concerts and more! For the latest information, go to thehallcp.com/events 

Hollywood Farmers Market. Local food vendors Saturdays, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot of the Hollywood Shopping Center.

College Park Community Library Story Time. Story time with Micki Freeny every Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:00 a.m. If weather permits, gather on the church’s front lawn. If weather forces the event indoors, the library will require masks and respect social distancing. The library is located in the lower level of the College Park Church of the Nazarene, 9704 Rhode Island Ave. 

Toastmasters International Meetings. Our local Toastmasters International charter, Rivertech, meets virtually on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month from 12:05 to 1 p.m. For more information and a Zoom link, go to rivertech.toastmastersclubs.org/directions.html and click Contact Us

Food Assistance Available. Help by Phone Ltd. operates food pantries across Prince George’s County, with locations at Berwyn Presbetyrian Church (Greenbelt Rd.) and University Baptist Church (Campus Dr.). To schedule a pickup, call 301.699.9009, Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Produce Delivery Every Third Thursday. Sponsored by Community Connect Calvert Hills. Make your reservation by emailing your contact information (your name, street address, email and phone) to connectporfavor@gmail.com at least one day in advance of distribution. You can register for a duplicate delivery and share with others in need. Deliveries available to homebound residents. Pickups between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at a central location. For more information, or to volunteer to deliver, call 301.864.5267

Support College Park’s Senior Citizens. Meals on Wheels College Park needs licensed drivers, and all are welcome to volunteer for flexible slots on weekday mornings. Fill out an application at mealsonwheelsofcollegepark.org or call 202.669.6297

 

COLLEGE PARK CIVIC ASSOCIATIONS

Yarrow Civic Association. Membership is free. For more information, email Wendy Kelley at wendybird85@yahoo.com

College Park Estates Civic Association. For more information, email Ray Ranker at rayranker@gmail.com

West College Park Citizens Association. Membership is open to all residents of West College Park over age 18. For more information, email Suchitra Balachandran at cp_woods@yahoo.com

Berwyn District Civic Association. BDCA’s monthly meeting will be on June 16 at 7:30 p.m. and on each third Thursday of the month after that. To register, email president@myberwyn.org.

North College Park Community Association. The NCPCA meets on June 9 at 7:30 p.m. and each second Tuesday of the month after that. For more information, go to myncpca.org.

Lakeland Civic Association. Next virtual meeting is June 9 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. For login information, email lakelandcivic@gmail.com

Old Town College Park Civic Association. For more information and to add your name to the listserv, email Kathy Bryant at kdbryant20740@gmail.com

Calvert Hills Citizens Association. Next meeting is September 7 at 7 p.m. For more information, go to calverthills.weebly.com or email the board at calverthillscitizensassn@gmail.com