February 25, 1991
Thursday: "Beyond Politics . . . Feeling Responses to War," a Howard County General Hospital open forum for adults, will be held from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Health Education Center at the hospital, 5755 Cedar Lane, Columbia. Facilitator Ellen Talles will help adults clarify and address feelings about the gulf war and techniques to manage reactions in adults and children. The program is free of charge. To register, call 740-7600.Send listings of events related to the Persian Gulf war to Gulf Events, Features Dept.
February 24, 1991
* SERVICES SCHEDULE* St. Augustine's Church, 5976 Old WashingtonRoad, Elkridge. Mass, 7 a.m. every day. Information: 796-1520.* Glen Mar U.M.C., 8430 Glen Mar Road, Ellicott City. Prayer sessions, 10:15-10:45 a.m. every Sunday. 465-4995.* St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 11795 Route 216, Fulton. Special prayer services, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. 725-0241.* St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, at the Oakland Mills Interfaith Center, Robert Oliver Place, Columbia.Mass, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays. 964-1425.
February 21, 1991
* March 1: Teymour Daghastani, assistant director of the Jordan Information Bureau, will discuss "Jordan's Position vis-a-vis the GulfWar" at 6 p.m. in the Milton S. Eisenhower Library on the Johns Hopkins Homewood campus. Free.*March 3: Rally to support U.S. troops in the gulf begins at 1 p.m. at Cox's Point Park in Essex (take Eastern Avenue to Riverside Drive). Free admission, parking and entertainment. This rally, sponsored by the Essex Recreation Council, is to show support of the troops and their families.
February 19, 1991
*Thursday: A peace support group will have its first meeting at noon at the Unlimited Range restaurant at Barclay and E. 32nd streets. To attend the meeting or for more information, call 367-4167.*Sunday: Live entertainment and celebrity auction to benefit the USO at the Last Chance Saloon, 5888-A Robert Oliver Place, Columbia, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission is $20 (or an item to be auctioned of at least that value). Call 730-5656.Send listings of events related to the Persian Gulf war to Gulf Events, Features Dept.
February 18, 1991
Look for Homefront Journal -- a collection of information, local events and Marylanders' efforts around the Persian Gulf war -- in the Today section.Current eventsThe discussion of the F-117 Stealth fighter is worthy of a high school ROTC class, but these pupils are 10- and 11-year olds in Joseph Twyne's special education class at Sharp-Leadenhall Elementary School in South Baltimore, a facility for pupils with learning problems.A veteran of 23 years' teaching, Mr. Twyne has the seven boys and one girl in the class listen daily to the news of the Persian Gulf war on the radio and television as part of their homework.
February 11, 1991
* A teach-in on the war in the Middle East will be held at 5 p.m. today at Gilman Hall on the Johns Hopkins Homewood campus. Faculty and community speakers will discuss various topics related to the war.The Central Maryland Red Cross will offer free support counseling for all military families, beginning today from 6 p.m. to p.m. at the chapter headquarters at 4700 Mount Hope Drive in the Seton Business Park of Northwest Baltimore. Support groups will be available for children 6 to 11, adolescents and adults.