Seven Hollywood stars have signed-on to appear March 3 at the 2012 University of Maryland Eastern Shore Gala, “Lights, Camera, Action!.”
The third year for a celebrity presence, the 2012 guests include: S. Epatha Merkerson, Larry King, Billy Davis Jr., and Marilyn McCoo, Melanie Griffith, Tippi Hedren and Jaclyn Smith.
“What an honor that these talented and community conscious celebrities are willing to give of their time to benefit our deserving students,” Dr. Veronique Diriker, Gala coordinator, said. “I’m sure our guests will delight in sharing the evening with them.”
This Friday, Eric Kennedy, our Jazz Artist-in-Residence, will present another session with top-notch performers. On Saturday, join us for classical guitar Duo Amaral, an audience favorite for their CD release event!
Friday, January 6, 8 & 9:30 pm ERIC KENNEDY & FRIENDS Russell McCray, saxophone Mark Meadows, piano Herman Burney, bass Eric Kennedy, drums Our jazz artist-in-residence presents a monthly session with esteemed musicians. Tickets: $12/$10 students
"Light Me Up", an illuminating workshop on traditional candle-dipping will take place on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, from 1:30 to 3 p.m., at the John Dickinson Plantation located at 340 Kitts Hummock Rd. in Dover, DE 19901.
(DOVER, Del.?Oct. 19, 2011) – Conducted by historic-site interpreter Vertie Lee, the workshop will explore candle-dipping techniques and lighting devices that would have been used during the 18th century when John Dickinson was in residence at the plantation. Visitors will have an opportunity to dip their own candles which can then be taken home.
The VA Maryland Health Care System's Hospice and Palliative Care Program in collaboration with the Trauma Recovery Program will hold its 2nd Annual Conference, "Trained to Defy Death: [Post Traumatic Stress Disorder] PTSD. . .Still Paying the Price at the End of Life," on Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, 692 Maritime Boulevard, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090-1952.