Charles County, Maryland

December SCOOP Publication Coming Soon

For Immediate Release
Friday, November 16, 2012 - 10:00am

December SCOOP Publication Coming Soon

The December 2012 Charles County Department of Community Services issue of The SCOOP will be available online at www.CharlesCountyMD.gov/CS on Tuesday, Nov. 20.  Printed copies of the SCOOP will also be available at your local senior center starting on Tuesday, Nov. 20. 

The SCOOP contains news, special events, and trips. This issue features how the Senior Citizens will have the opportunity to participate in Holiday Senior Bowling and a Cash Bingo Fundraiser. 

The Waldorf Senior Center will be hosting Cash Bingo on Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 10 a.m. –1:30 p.m.  All proceeds will directly benefit Charles County's four Senior Centers to provide fitness equipment, computers, audio/visual equipment, program materials, entertainment, arts and crafts, bus trips and so much more. Individuals receive help under special need based circumstances through the Senior Information & Assistance Program. 

This CASH BINGO fund-raiser offers prizes of $25 and $50, as well as a $150 jackpot. Please note: Payouts are determined by the number of attendees, so bring your friends and family.

Holiday Senior Bowling for seniors age 60 and older are invited to enjoy free bowling games, shoes, and refreshments at Waldorf AMF on Tuesday, Dec 18 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.  Registration is required and available at any Senior Center, or contact Debi Shanks at 301-609-5711. Deadline to register is Dec. 14.

For information on events offered by the Department of Community Services, visit www.CharlesCountyMD.gov/CS, or call 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388. Citizens with special needs may contact the Maryland Relay Service at 711, or Relay Service TDD: 800-735-2258.