Veterans Resource Day

9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 8

Univ System of MD at SoMd

44219 Airport Road, California

This year’s Veterans Resource Day will include a Q&A centered around veterans’ affairs, informational workshops, displays by local veteran support organizations, and peer counseling. The DAV organization will be on-site all day to process claims and discuss available benefits with veterans and their families. They will also offer information on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and suicide prevention. The question and answer panel is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. -11 a.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions of the panel members in addition to learning about changes in programs state and countywide. Directly following the panel, lunch will be provided at noon. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Sarah Miller at 301-475-4200, ext. 71073, or sarah.miller@stmarysmd.com.

Capture the Flag: Ethical Hacking Cybersecurity Competition

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 9

Lexington Park Library

MAGIC’s Capture the Flag is an ethical hacking cybersecurity competition for entry-level participants at the high school and college level. No prior experience required and the event is free for participants. MAGIC’s CTF will feature teams of 2-4 students working their way through a series of cybersecurity puzzles set up in a “jeopardy” style format to find hidden flags to earn points. Coaches will be on site to help students if needed. Registration is required on www.stmalib.org.

Veterans Day Parade and

75th Anniversary of D-Day

Nov. 11

Leonardtown Square

The public is invited to a commemorative wreath laying ceremony in the square in Leonardtown immediately following the annual Veterans Day Parade. The 2019 parade will begin at 9:45 a.m. from Ryken High School and proceed along Fenwick Street to the Leonardtown Town Square. Floats, marching bands, and special attraction performers are all part of this year’s parade. For more information about the parade, contact brandy.blackstone@leonardtown.gov or 301-475-9791.

Educate Veterans presents Salute to Veterans

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 11

Maryland Veterans Museum

11000 Crain Highway, Newburg

A Veterans Day Celebration for vets, members of the armed forces, their family and the community. On hand will be veteran resource exhibitors, veteran-owned businesses, live music, food, and drinks. Special guests include former Redskins running back Larry Brown, and entertainment by Little Texas and Robbie Boothe. Learn more and get tickets at EducateVeterans.org

Sotterley Speaker Series

7 p.m. Nov. 13

Sotterley Plantaion

Karent Abbott, author and historian, discusses the ghosts of Eden Park. Free, but due to limited seating, please sign up on our website or call 301-373-2280 for reservations.

Beaded Jewelry

6:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 14

Lexington Park Library

For adults. Learn the basic techniques of beaded jewelry creation. Design and create a pair of earrings and a bracelet to take home. All materials provided and light refreshments are served. Registration required on www.stmalib.org.

St. Mary’s County Camera Club End of Year Competition

7-9 p.m. Nov. 14

University System of MD at So.Md.

Featuring all of the winning photos from competitions held throughout 2019. Visitors are welcome to join us to observe for free. For more information, email smccc1998@gmail.com or see the November calendar at www.smccc.org.

Christmas Bazaar Sip ‘n Shop

5-8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 15

St. John’s School, Hollywood

Shopping, gift raffles, hot dogs, refreshments, baked goods, wine, and children’s crafts will be available No admission fee.