Community’s Choice for Week of November 10th 2013

Cancer Fundraiser

Come party with a purpose Friday, November 22nd at Knights Hall with WHUR’s own Mr. C for a cancer prevention fundraiser from 9pm to 1am.  For details, call 301-529-3329.

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Mandela Exhibit

Don’t miss the internationally acclaimed photographic exhibition of Nelson Mandela.  The exhibit is on display now at Howard University’s Founders Library. www.howard.edu

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Lung Cancer

The 5th Annual Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil is November 14th at 7:30pm at the Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex.  Registration is free.  www.kintera.org

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Veterans Services

A simple phone call can put a homeless veteran in touch with a trained professional from the VA.  If you know of or are a veteran in need.. make the call. 877-4AID-VET or www.va.gov/homeless.

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Diabetes Workshop

Get the facts about Diabetes and Staying Healthy.  Attend a free healthy cooking demonstration Monday, November 18th at the Howard University Blackburn Center from 6 to 9:30pm.  Cake Boss Winner Dana Herbert will be on hand.

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Thanksgiving Banquet

It Takes Two, Inc is hosting its free 4th Annual Community Thanksgiving Banquet Wednesday, November 27th from 12 to 4pm at the Seat Pleasant Firehouse. To volunteer or donate, please contact Valuable Blessings, Inc. for all the details 877-575-0018 or email holidays.vb@gmail.com.

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Red Flag Conference

The Red Flag Conference focusing on domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking is Saturday, November 23rd from 10am to 3:30pm at the First Baptist Church of Glenarden Ministry Center in Landover, Maryland.  It’s free.  301-773-3600 or domesticviolence@fbcglenarden.org

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Trademark Workshops

The US Patent and Trademark Office is offering free workshops Tuesday, November 19th from 6:30 to 8:30pm at MLK Memorial Library in NW.  202-727-1161 or education@uspto.gov.

 

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