Learn to Vote on the New Machines

SHARING AS REQUESTED: Dear Neighbors, Did you know that beginning with the April 2016 elections and for the foreseeable future Maryland voters will be using paper ballots? Yes, starting this election cycle Maryland will be using a new voting system.  … Continue reading

Last Minute Gifts, No Mall or Department Story Hassle #maryland

Check out Craigslist in Accokeek and help out a neighbor by buy a unique gift that might suit that special person on your list better than what is available commercially. Here is a “gift” search in Accokeek and a stocking … Continue reading

200th Anniversary of the War of 1812 in Prince George’s County

August 23—24, 2014 The 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812 in Prince George’s County “Battle of Bladensburg Commemoration” Military Re-enactments / Living History performers; Food Truck Rally; Living History Village; Family Fun Village—featuring sing-along with the “Blue Sky Puppets”; … Continue reading

4th Annual District 9 Family & Friends Day – Aug. 3

From Our County Council Representative, Mel Franklin: *New Location – Showplace Arena* 4th ANNUAL DISTRICT 9 FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY Sunday, Aug. 3rd, 3pm-6pm   Please join me and your neighbors on Sunday, August 3rd outdoors at the site of the Showplace Arena and Equestrian … Continue reading

Summer Events for Children, Families, and All

Want to avoid the city for the 4th of July? Try Charles County Events by Accokeek Foundation can be found here Visit National Colonial Farm Visit Piscataway Park National Harbor (fireworks at National Harbor have been cancelled) SUMMER PLAYGROUNDS Conducted … Continue reading

Food for Children in Summer

From Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS): Now through August 1, Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) will provide free and nutritious breakfast and lunch for all children ages 18 and under at specific sites throughout the summer. “Providing continuous … Continue reading