October 2019 Around Town

BSU to Host Week-Long Celebration for Homecoming 2019 It’s Bowie’s favorite time of year again. Bowie State students and alumni, family and friends come together for a week-long celebration of Bulldog Pride for Homecoming 2019. BSU is hosting a series of homecoming events including a parade, step show, alumni reunion and the highly anticipated football game! The … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

The Wayne K. Curry Memorial Golf Classic Raises STEM Funds The Curry family in partnership with Holy Trinity: An Episcopal School is hosting the Wayne K. Curry Memorial Golf Classic on Sept. 27 at Oak Creek Golf Club to raise funds for science and technology programs and STEM resources for students. Anyone interested in sponsoring or participating in the … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

The Around the World Cultural Food Festival Returns Aug. 17 The 2019 Around the World Cultural Food Festival returns to Freedom Plaza and Pennsylvania Avenue across from the White House on Aug. 17. This festival is known for its authentic cuisine and culture. Festival patrons can enjoy a day trip around the world and appreciate … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

Bowie Farmers’ Market is Back in Season Looking to eat local? The Bowie Farmers’ Market runs on Sunday mornings during the season. Visitors to the market will find a large variety of fresh fruit and vegetables, beef and goat meat, delicious bread and baked goods, homemade jams and jellies, ice cream and more. You can also … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

University of Maryland Capital Region Health’s 32nd Golf Classic For 32 years, the University of Maryland Capital Region Health Foundation has hosted a charity golf classic. This is one of the longest running charity events. The new University of Maryland Capital Region Medical Center in Largo will be opening in 2021. The funds raised at the tournament … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

Restored Women of Worth to Host First Mother’s Day Conference Restored Women of Worth from Restoration Bible Church is hosting its first Mother’s Day conference and honorary gala this month. Every woman and mother in attendance will feel honored, inspired, empowered and elevated to new heights by the dynamic, exuberant atmosphere of exhortation and love. This … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

AACC Professor Darian Senn-Carter Appointed to Bowie City Council The Bowie City Council appointed Anne Arundel Community College associate professor Darian Senn-Carter to represent District 3, filling a vacancy left two months ago when Councilwoman Courtney Glass stepped down. Darian, 32, is a professor at Anne Arundel Community College’s Homeland Security and Criminal Justice Institute. He … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

The AAPD Hosts the 2019 Leadership Awards Gala in Washington The American Association of People with Disabilities’ Leadership Awards Gala provides a unique opportunity for AAPD’s partners, supporters and colleagues to demonstrate their support of disability rights while bringing together the disability community with business and government leadership for one night each year. The 2019 Leadership … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

The Chocolate, Wine & Whiskey Festival Arrives in Washington D.C. Get ready for D.C.’s newest foodie fest, The Chocolate, Wine & Whiskey Festival, on Feb. 23. Enjoy sweet hand-rolled truffles and melted chocolate fondue and an amazing selection of bean-to-bar artisan chocolates. Quench your thirst with Champagne, prosecco and premium wines and a sip of fine … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

Annapolis Women’s March The 2019 Annapolis Women’s March hosted by March on Maryland is planned for Jan. 20 at 11 a.m. The March hopes to raise awareness and bring an end to women’s rights violations as well as all human rights violations current in today’s society. There will be several guest speakers lined up and … Continued