April 2014: South County Senior Center Activities and Events

South County Senior Center is one of seven senior centers operated by Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities. It is located at 27 Stepneys Lane in Edgewater; the phone number is 410-222-1927. Membership, which is free and available for persons age 55 and older, is required for participation in programs. The South County […]

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Shady Side Elementary Notecards Raises Money for Oyster Restoration

Who doesn’t need a handful of note cards now and again? Honestly, who doesn’t love a hand-written note of thanks or congratulations?  The fifth grade students at Shady Side Elementary School agree and are selling photographs of the Chesapeake Bay — in the form of note cards — as a fundraiser for oyster restoration. They […]

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Three-Day Waiver and Opening of Schools on Monday, April 21 Moves Last Day of Classes to June 18

According to a media release from Anne Arundel County Public Schools spokesman Bob Mosier: The Board of Education unanimously approved the opening of schools and offices on Monday, April 21, the day following Easter. In addition,  state Superintendent of Schools Lillian M. Lowery granted Anne Arundel County Public Schools a three-day waiver of the 180-day […]

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What’s Going On April 4-11: Book Signing, Open House, Concerts and a Turkey Shoot

Here are a few of the events happening this coming week in South County. Check our Calendar of Events for a more complete listing. If you’ve got something you want added to our Calendar or “What’s Going On,” please email Mitchelle@southriversource.com or Cynthia@southriversource.com. We’re happy to add it in as quickly as our fingers can type it. Friday, April 4 […]

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BGE Offers Grants up to 10K for Nonprofits Committed to Environmental Stewardship

From Baltimore Gas and Electric Company: Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE)  announced that as part of its ongoing efforts to enhance and promote environmental stewardship and natural resource responsibility in communities throughout its service area, the company has launched its BGE Green Grants program. In its second year, the BGE Green Grants program is […]

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South River Junior Named Anne Arundel Board of Education Student Member

From Anne Arundel County Public Schools’ spokesman Bob Mosier: Ayesha Chaudhry, a junior at South River High School, was elected by members of the Chesapeake Regional Association of Student Councils today to be the 2014-2015 student member of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education (SMOB). Christopher Umanzor of Old Mill High School and Camilla […]

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