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Library offers new children’s educational tablets for check out

Library offers new children’s educational tablets for check out

| September 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) officials today began offering special Android tablets for children featuring high quality, pre-loaded learning apps. As part of a special pilot program, the library is allowing customers to check out the touch-screen devices, called Playaway Launchpads, which compliment the system’s early literacy programs designed to help prepare children for […]

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Puppies and kittens at 2nd Annual Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA

Puppies and kittens at 2nd Annual Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA

| August 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Select Annapolis Towne Centre merchants invite you to join them Friday, August 28, for the 2nd Annual Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA, featuring a free concert by 80s tribute band The Reagan Years. From 5-7 pm, before the concert begins, you can purchase a $1 raffle ticket at the Rockin’ Raffle table on the ATC plaza to qualify […]

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Maryland Hall announces 2015-16 performing arts season

Maryland Hall announces 2015-16 performing arts season

| August 19, 2015 | 3 Comments

Maryland Hall is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Performing Arts Season! Tickets went on sale to the general public on August 17 at noon. You can purchase tickets online or call the Box Office at 410-280-5640. Remember, if you are a Maryland Hall member, you can purchase tickets at a discounted price! Art Sherrod Jr. | […]

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AACC’s new internship coordinator seeks businesses, organizations, and agencies

AACC’s new internship coordinator seeks businesses, organizations, and agencies

| August 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nakia Barriteau, Anne Arundel Community College’s new internship coordinator, is seeking businesses, nonprofit organizations and government agencies to participate in the college’s internship program. Barriteau has a bachelor’s degree from Hampton University and a master’s degree from the University of Baltimore. She discovered her niche of linking people with opportunities when she worked with middle […]

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County announces new internship program for college students

County announces new internship program for college students

| August 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh has announced that Anne Arundel County will begin accepting applications from graduate and undergraduate college students for a new fall internship program sponsored by the Office of the County Executive. “We want students who are passionate about government to get valuable experience,” said Schuh. “Our internship program will allow students to examine […]

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Still time to sign up for AACC charity golf tournament

Still time to sign up for AACC charity golf tournament

| August 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel Community College Foundation and Arundel Federal Savings Bank are teaming up for their 10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Aug. 27. The successful and long-running tournament has raised more than $100,000 for AACC’s Entrepreneurial Studies Institute programs and scholarships since its beginning in 2005. The tournament is at Walden Country Club in […]

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Schuh checks out Watershed Stewards projects

Schuh checks out Watershed Stewards projects

| August 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh last week toured a cleanwater community home, bioswale and living shoreline created by the Master Watershed Stewards program, an initiative that trains volunteers to assess watersheds and educate the public on environmental protection. “Citizen engagement is crucial to helping preserve our waterways,” said Schuh. “The Watershed Stewards program is helping clean up […]

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Crabs, crabs, and more crabs this Friday

Crabs, crabs, and more crabs this Friday

| August 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis is gearing up for its 70th annual Crab Feast scheduled for Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis.  This special event is a major fund-raiser which benefits local community and cultural organizations. Crab Feast Information The 70th crab feast is […]

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Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

| July 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 11th Volunteer Project Hall of Fame Awards Luncheon which will be on Thursday, November 5, 2015, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Blue Dolphin Restaurant in Gambrills, MD. These annual awards, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center and the Coordinators of Volunteers of Anne Arundel […]

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AACC concert series on tap for August

AACC concert series on tap for August

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Rousing marches and energetic medleys will be featured at the “Summer Concert” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts at Anne Arundel Community College. The AACC Concert Band, conducted by adjunct music faculty Paul Dembowki, will join with the Broadneck Area Summer Band […]

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Four AACC student-athletes earn NJCAA academic awards

Four AACC student-athletes earn NJCAA academic awards

| July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Four Anne Arundel Community College student-athletes received National Junior College Athletic Association Academic Student-Athlete Awards for the 2014-2015 year. Ashley Wilkins of Pasadena, a Chesapeake High School graduate who played midfield and goalie for women’s soccer and ran cross country, was one of only 185 student-athletes in the nation to earn the top Pinnacle Award […]

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AAACCVB details August events in the area

AAACCVB details August events in the area

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout August 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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AACC Printmaking Club honors former member with exhibit of her work

AACC Printmaking Club honors former member with exhibit of her work

| July 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College’s Printmaking Club is showcasing prints and ceramics of former AACC student and artist M.J. Hedlund from July 22-Aug. 28, in the Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery on the Arnold campus. “The M.J. Hedlund Memorial Retrospective Show” is in memory of Hedlund, who donated her 80 framed prints and almost 200 […]

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10 AACC students complete police academy

10 AACC students complete police academy

| June 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ten students were recognized as graduates of Anne Arundel Community College’s Police Entrance-Level Training Academy at a Police Academy Completion Ceremony June 5 at the Arnold campus. Providing the keynote address was Judge Wanda Keyes Heard, associate judge of the Baltimore City Circuit Court, 8th Judicial Circuit. The top academic student, Recruit Officer Graduate Stephen […]

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AACC hosts Marty Knepp Memorial Concert June 20th

AACC hosts Marty Knepp Memorial Concert June 20th

| June 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College will host a Marty Knepp Memorial Concert on Saturday, June 20, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. “Marty was a highly esteemed colleague and teacher at AACC, as well as being much loved […]

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Overcome math anxiety at AACC

Overcome math anxiety at AACC

| June 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Don’t let past struggles in a math keep you from pursuing your educational or career goals. Anne Arundel Community College is offering free, two-hour Overcoming Math Anxiety workshops this summer that will give you new approaches and the confidence to succeed in college math courses. The workshop leader will discuss recent research findings in neuroscience […]

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AACC math professor recognized for education excellence

AACC math professor recognized for education excellence

| June 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Robyn a. Toman, professor of mathematics at Anne Arundel Community College, recently received an Education Excellence Award from the Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce in recognition of her work in redesigning pre-college math curriculum that benefits both AACC students and students at two high schools in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools system. […]

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Library by mail

Library by mail

| June 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

As May closed out Older Americans Month, the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) is reminding county residents about a special free service that can benefit homebound customers. AACPL’s Library By Mail program allows county residents who are homebound due to illness, injury or disability to receive library materials via US Mail. The requested books, audio […]

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Schuh to chair Bello Macre’s signature event

Schuh to chair Bello Macre’s signature event

| June 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre proudly announces that Steve Schuh will be the Honorary Chair at its Signature Event – Every Step Counts 2015.  With the addition of the new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts walk / bike fundraiser, it is appropriate that County Executive Schuh attend and present the 5K awards and prizes. […]

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Volunteer opportunities available in Anne Arundel County

Volunteer opportunities available in Anne Arundel County

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at ask.aacvc@outlook.com or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below.   Abundant Life Church At Abundant Life Church in Glen Burnie, […]

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AACC invites community to exhibit artwork

AACC invites community to exhibit artwork

| June 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

All artists in the community are invited to exhibit their art in an open all-media exhibit, “Heliotrope Bouquet 17,” from June 8 to July 10, at the John A. Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery at Anne Arundel Community College. There is no juror for this show and no entry fee. This year marks the […]

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AACC athletics wins sportsmanship prize for sixth time

AACC athletics wins sportsmanship prize for sixth time

| June 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College Athletics has won the 2014-2015 Jack Cistriano Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference (MD JUCO) Sportsmanship Award for the second consecutive year and for the sixth time overall. In announcing the award to AACC coaches, staff and team members, Athletics Director Duane Herr said, “I commend each and every one of you […]

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