National Night Out
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Locations and Times vary
August 6th is National Night Out in Calvert County. Sponsored locally by the Calvert Alliance Against Substance Abuse, Inc. (CAASA) in partnership with the Maryland State Police, Barrack “U” and the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office this is a great opportunity for residents to join together to promote the best of their neighborhoods and encourage partnerships with local law enforcement and local agencies. Currently, 24 communities will participate in the August 6th event. They include:
6 p.m. - Common Beach Area, Prince Frederick
Breezy Point Citizens Association
6 p.m. - Meadow Lane, “The Meadows”, Chesapeake Beach
Calvert Collaborative for Children & Youth
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. - Harriett E. Brown Community Center,
Calvert Pines Senior Apartments
5 p.m. - 450 W Dares Beach Rd., Prince Frederick
Carroll Western U.M. Church
4 p.m. - 2325 Adelina Road, Prince Frederick
6 p.m. - Common Area after 3rd traffic circle off of Baythorne Road, Prince Frederick
East-John Youth Center
5 –7 p.m. - East-John Youth Center, 11835 Mill Bridge Rd, Lusby
Huntingtown Citizens’ Association
6 – 8 p.m. - 4300 Hunting Creek Road (Meet at the picnic benches), Huntingtown
Long Beach & Calvert Beach Civic Assn.
6 p.m. - Community Center, 5845 Calvert Blvd., St. Leonard
6 - 8 p.m. - Lower Marlboro Fellowship Hall, Lower Marlboro Road, Owings
6 p.m. - 7110 Persimmon Lane, Owings
6 – 8 p.m. - Playground at community entrance,
Patuxent Palisades Civic Association & Shores of Calvert
5 p.m. - Pond between Stevens Lane and Palisades right off of Lyons Creek Road, Dunkirk
Patuxent View Community Association
4 – 8 p.m. - Corner lot at Seagull Beach Road & Dawn Drive, Prince Frederick
Prince Frederick Crossing
6 – 8 p.m. - Clubhouse, Thoroughbred Drive, Prince Frederick
Prince Frederick Village
Prince Frederick Seniors
Calvertowne Town Homes
6 p.m. - 340 Fair Ground Road, Prince Frederick
6:30 p.m. - 7029 Wilderness Court Cul-de-sac, Owings
Town of North Beach
6-8 p.m. - North Beach Firehouse 8536 Bayside Road,
6 p.m. - Victoria Lane cul-de-sac, Sunderland
6 to 8 p.m. - Community Center, 700 Yardley Drive,
Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Saturday, April 27, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
- Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal Lane, Lusby
- Mt. Hope Community Center, 104 Pushaw Station Road, Sunderland
- Northeast Community Center, 4075 Gordon Stinnett Avenue, Chesapeake Beach
- Calvert County Sheriff's Office, 30 Church Street, Prince Frederick
- Maryland State Police, Barrack "U", 210 Main Street, Prince Frederick
Do you have unused or expired medications you need to get rid of? If so, stop by one of the locations listed above on April 27th between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and local law enforcement will collect and discard them for you. No questions asked.
Help us keep medications from falling into the wrong hands and being misused. Collect and dispose of your unused and expired meds on April 27th.
For more information contact the Calvert Alliance Against Substance Abuse, Inc. (CAASA) at 410-535-3733.
"Let's Talk" Mental Health and Your Teen: What's the Connection to Substance Use?
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
6:30 to 8 p.m.
Harriet E. Brown Community Center, 901 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick, MD
This Let's Talk event will be led by Christina Spangler, Southern Maryland Regional Supervisor, Maryland Coalition of Families, and Ginger Rosela, Family Peer Support Specialist, Maryland Coalition of Families.
The Maryland Coalition of Families (MCF) helps families who care for someone with behavioral health needs. Using personal experience as parents, caregivers, youth and other loved ones, we connect, support and empower Maryland's families. The MCF staff provide one-to-one support to parents and caregivers of young people with mental health issues and to any loved one who cares for someone with a substance use or gambling issue.
This is a FREE event.
Seating is limited - Registration is Required
Refreshments will be provided
For information or to register call the CAASA Office at 410-535-3733.
Drug-Free Workplace Training
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Harriett E. Brown Community Center, 901 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick, MD
This training will educate local business owners on the signs and symptoms of substance use, how an employee's substance use disorder affects their work and the overall business and the purpose and benefit of a drug-free workplace policy.
Presented by: Stephanie Newman, MS, LCPC, LCADC, NCC, Calvert Behavioral Health, Dual Diagnosis Counselor; Robin Iachini, RN, Health Services Manager, Chesapeake Employers Insurance; and Helen White, Owner, White Glove Drug Testing.
This is a FREE event. Seating is limited. Registration is REQUIRED.
Contact the CAASA Office at 410-535-3733 for more information or to register.
This training is funding by grant funds from the Calvert Opioid Intervention Team.