O'Malley center plans spring course on war and terrorism...

SENIOR DIGEST

February 27, 2002

O'Malley center plans spring course on war and terrorism

O'Malley Senior Center is offering a course, "War and Terrorism," this spring through Anne Arundel Community College.

Mark Craotti, a political science instructor affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University and Anne Arundel Community College, will teach the 10-week course. Topics will include the funding of terrorism and efforts to combat terrorism.

Seniors may register for the class between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Friday through March 15 at the center, 1275 Odenton Road, Odenton. Information: 410-222-6227.

Pasadena Senior Center announces spring classes

Pasadena Senior Center has announced its new spring classes, which will begin the first week of April.

Classes include "Hands Healing Techniques," "Baltimore City History," "History of England," "The War on Terrorism," "Ceramics," "Graphics," "Modern Square Dance," "Intermediate Computer II," "So You Want To Be An Actor" and "Acrylics and Multimedia Painting."

All classes will be held at the center, 4103 Mountain Road, Pasadena. Information or to register, 410-222-0030.

Calendar

Egg decorating: Linda Borch will present a three-session workshop, "Ukrainian Easter Egg Decorating," from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. tomorrow, March 7 and March 15 at O'Malley Senior Center, 1275 Odenton Road, Odenton. Borch will show participants how to use a kistka, a heated tool used to decorate eggs with beeswax patterns. The cost of supplies is $5. Information and registration: 410-222-6227.

Talented seniors: South County Senior Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater, is seeking performers for its annual talent show, to be held at 1 p.m. March 23. Information: 410-222-1927.

Senior trips: South County Senior Center in Edgewater has announced trips scheduled for this year: Sight and Sound Theatre for Daniel - a Dream, a Den and Deliverer on March 20 in Lancaster, Pa.; the Palace of Gold ("America's Taj Mahal") in Wheeling, W.Va., April 16 to 18; and Winterthur Museum and Gardens and Wyeth House and Studio in Delaware on May 3. Senior center membership ($10 a year) is required. Information: 410-222-1927 or 410-798-4802.

Music, dance: South County Senior Center in Edgewater offers music and dance classes. The 10-week classes, which began last month, include: "Regular Line Dance" (knowledge of basic dance steps and terminology required), 11 a.m. to noon Mondays; "Chorus," 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays; "Tap Dance," 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays; "Beginners Line Dance," 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays; and "Music Appreciation," 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursdays. Information: 410-222- 1927.

Tap dancing: Vicki Smith will teach tap dancing from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays at South County Senior Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Information and registration: 410-222- 1927.

Line dance: Mike McIntyre will teach the basics of line dancing from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays at South County Senior Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Information and registration: 410- 222-1927.

Caregivers conference: "Caregiving: Meeting the Challenges," the 10th annual caregivers conference sponsored by the county Department of Aging, the Central Maryland chapter of the Alzheimer's Association and Anne Arundel County Community College, will be held May 10 at the college. The goal of the conference is to offer support to family caregivers and present information to professional caregivers. The cost is $15, which includes meals and supplies. College credit is available for an additional fee. Information: Marjorie Crain, Department of Aging, 410-222-4464.

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