Community Events

Are you a District 6 community based organization/association hosting a community day, youth conference, seminar or fundraiser?
 
Promote it here on the District 6 Community Events page!



Submit your event flyers/graphics and verbiage via email to councildistrict6@co.pg.md.us no less than thirty (30) days from the commencement of your event.

PLEASE NOTE:  All events are subject to approval prior to promotion on the District 6 Community Events page.
GethsemaneUMCMealOnTheHill17

Join Gethsemane United Methodist Church for its first MEAL ON THE HILL!

DATE:
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
5:30pm

LOCATION:
Gethsemane United Methodist Church
910 Addison Road South
Capitol Heights, Maryland 20743

The greater Capitol Heights area is home to approximately 38,000 residents and leads Prince George's County in the number of diagnoses of cardiovascular disease, asthma, diabetes, and hypertension.

To directly combat the health challenges facing residents of the greater Capitol Heights community, Gethsemane United Methodist Church will organize monthly free communal meals. This initiative, which we are calling Meal on the Hill, will offer a fellowship that provides healthy, locally-sourced meals for residents of the Capitol
Heights neighborhood.

During Meal on the Hill, Gethsemane will partner with local healthcare providers and health agencies to conduct healthy cooking demonstrations, active living exercises, provide students homework help/tutoring, and share resources about how to live most abundantly.

For more information, please send an email to youth@gethsemaneumc.org.

Attend the WETATi Entrepreneurship Think Tank Tour Series (10/26/2018)

WETATi: We’re Empowered To Achieve The impossible, in partnership with Bowie State University, presents
its Entrepreneurship Think Tank Tour Series

DATE:
Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:30pm - 8:30pm

LOCATION:
Bowie State University
Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics & Nursing
First Floor, Room 1230
Bowie, Maryland 20715

Training topics include:
* - Closing the Narrative & Creative Your Own Opportunity
* - Workforce Preparedness & Entrepreneuship Mindset
* - How To Start A Lucrative Career & Business In Cyber Security- Pros & Cons
* - Entrepreneurship: Opportunity Missed


WETATi is a non-profit community based educational and economic empowerment network organization target market includes youth, next generation, Millennials, and women of African American, African, and Hispanic descent; Veterans and other underrepresented groups guided by diversity of board members and staff.  WETATi’s goal is to educate our future leaders with tools and resources to create one’s own opportunity through a mindset shift that changes their narrative from job seeking to entrepreneurship or disruptive innovation of the next BIG thing.  WETAi provides Entrepreneurship-STEM (E-STEM) and cyber security education; disruptive innovative thinking through business idea pitch competitions; and business leadership skills while equipping and empowering our target market toward creating their own financial freedom through practical entrepreneurial education and training.

FBCGRedFlag17

See It?  Speak It!  Stop It!

The First Baptist Church of Glenarden Domestic Violence Ministry
invites you to attend the Red Flag Conference, S.O.S. "Save Our Souls”

WHEN:
Saturday, October 28, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

WHERE:
First Baptist Church of Glenarden's Worship Center
600 Watkins Park Drive
Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20774

Domestic violence survivors, advocates, service providers and sexual abuse survivors are invited attend.

The goal is to educate men, women and teens about the warning signs of dangerous and unhealthy relationships. Additionally, this conference also will deliver important information about human trafficking and emotional and sexual abuse. The conference is FREE (including childcare), but registration is required. 

For more information and to register, sign up at www.fbcglenarden.org/redflagconference. #FBCGLive

LakeArborLogo

Support the Lake Arbor Foundation's 2nd Annual Winter
Coat Drive for the Needy (11/15/2017, 12:00pm - 6:00pm)

The Lake Arbor Foundation, Inc. (The LAFI) is seeking partnerships with other organizations in providing coats to the people in homeless shelters and other places of need in Prince George's County.  Join LAFI for their 2nd annual Winter Coat Drive.

DATE:
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
12 Noon to 6:00pm

LOCATION:
1399 Golf Course Drive
Mitchellville, Maryland 20721-2328

Gently used coat donations for adults and children will be accepted.  Please help to spread the love of a warm coat to those in need.  Tax-deductible receipts for your charitable donation will be available.