The 34th Annual Women’s History Month Luncheon hosted by County Executive Angela Alsobrooks celebrated the dynamic accomplishments of visionary women who serve in and partner with government to influence and impact our communities. The featured keynote speaker was White House Correspondent April Ryan. Photography by Jermoni Dowd
Dr. Michael Gatson hosted a book signing along with a meet and greet for his book Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep (Dr. Doobie book series). This book challenges readers to react to veterans with more compassion and to give them a little bit of grace in their time of need. MichaelGatson.com
The 2019 Night to Shine event held at Cresthill Baptist Church in Bowie had more than 100 guests and 200 volunteers and caregivers. The guests were treated to pampering with hair, makeup and a shoe shine along with an entrance on the red carpet. Local businesses donated their services, and many other volunteers made the evening unforgettable. Cresthill.org/nighttoshine
Patrons explored Maryland-based African-American art gallery with local and renowned artists. The gallery collects and sells fine art, books and more. You can visit the Overdue Recognition Art Gallery at Bowie Town Center, 15402 Emerald Way, Bowie. 301.383.2875
Eye of the Beholder Consignment hosted "Coffee & Cocktails with MC – Eye of the Beholder Customer Appreciation & Small Business Mixer" with delicious food, drinks and store-wide sales. Jason Henry made amazing jerk chicken along with drinks created and served by Mimi Mixology. EyeOfTheBeholderConsigment.com
Chef Timothy Dean, of Top Chef fame, has opened his newest fine dining establishment called Timothy Dean in Bowie to serve all of Prince George's County with exquisite chef-driven cuisine that embodies American and French influences.
“Honoring a Legacy – Promoting a Future” Holy Trinity: an Episcopal School hosted the Second Annual Wayne K. Curry Memorial Golf Classic & Wine Tasting at Oak Creek Golf. All proceeds support science and technology resources for the school as it prepares students for the 21st -century workforce. Visit HTrinity.org/golf to support the cause and to learn more.
Stewart Financial Services recently celebrated 25 years of serving its clients with compassion and expertise. It has been a great year helping community members secure their financial future as well as giving back. SFSInc.co