June 22, 2012
Saturday night movies The Gary J. Arthur Community Center offers a monthly movie screening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 2400 Route 97 in Cooksville. Admission is $4, $2 for center members, and includes popcorn and a drink. Free for children 4 and younger. •July 21: "The Ant Bully" (rated PG) Registration and information: 410-313-4840. Glenwood Senior Center Glenwood Senior Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville, offers the following events. Information: 410-313-5440: Sittercize The hourlong exercise program includes seated aerobics, stretching and strengthening drills, 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
December 3, 2006
James Loeffler will present "What's in a Name? The Prime Minister, the Professor, and the Debate Over Israel's Name," a talk based on an exchange of letters between David Ben-Gurion and Professor Simon Rawidowicz on the naming of the Jewish state after its founding in 1948. The talk, sponsored by Columbia Jewish Congregation, will be held from 9:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. today at Oakland Mills High School. Information: 410-730-6044. Learn to make hand-made cards "Stamping with Gina," a workshop on using stamping techniques to create hand-made cards with a professional look, will be offered from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at The Other Barn in Oakland Mills Village Center, 5851 Robert Oliver Place.
October 8, 2006
The Kings Contrivance village fall open space cleanup will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 28. Participants should sign in at Amherst House in the Kings Contrivance Village Center, and can enter a drawing for gift certificates. Information: Hillary Bierce, 410-381-9617 or Anne Dodd, 410-381-9600. Assistive technology to be shown today Families and friends of people with disabilities can explore six rooms of assistive technology devices from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. today at 7050 Oakland Mills Road.
October 29, 2006
The Oakland Mills Community Association will sponsor "Back by Popular Demand: An Evening of Jazz With the Lavenia Nesmith Quintet," featuring Lavenia Nesmith, an Oakland Mills resident and jazz singer. The group will perform from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 12 at The Other Barn in Oakland Mills Village Center, 5851 Robert Oliver Place. Lavenia Nesmith, who has performed at the Kennedy Center, Blues Alley, the Henley Park Hotel in Washington and as backup vocalist for Diana Ross, will be accompanied by pianist Chris Grasso, drummer Lenny Robinson, saxophonist Paul Carr, and Wes Biles on bass.
November 22, 2009
Paint, draw The Glenwood Senior Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville, is offering a painting and drawing open studio, 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. Bring your own supplies. Free. Call 410-313-5440. Billiards Everyone is invited to shoot pool 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays-Fridays at Glenwood Senior Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville. Information: 410-313-5440. Basketball Hoopsters are welcome at 9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Glenwood Senior Center. Fit for Life exercises Participants go through aerobics, strength training and abs work, 8:20 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. Fridays at the Glenwood Senior Center.