Community calendar

Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m.

Remember to turn your clocks backwards one hour at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 7! You won’t want to miss that extra hour of sleep.

Tuesday, Nov. 9

Ribbon to be cut at new Colgate ES

On Tuesday, November 9, at 9:30 a.m., BCPS Superintendent Dr. Darryl Williams and Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski will lead county and state leaders in officially cutting the ribbon to the new replacement Colgate Elementary School at 7735 Gough St., Baltimore, 21224.

Girl Scouts holding reunion

Former Girl Scouts from the area are invited to attend a reunion at the Hughes Memorial Presbyterian Church in Edgemere on Tuesday, Nov. 9, at 1 p.m.

Those attending are asked to bring their own lunch. For more information, contact Jean Perzynski at 410-285-4488.

Metzgar hosts veterans’ town hall

Del. Ric Metzgar will hold the Sixth Annual Veterans Town Hall meeting and job fair on Wednesday, Nov. 10 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Ateaze Senior Center, 7401 Holabird Avenue. The event is for male and female veterans of all ages regardless of branch or overseas service, and masks are required.

Representatives from several governmental departments, as well as veterans organizations, services and businesses will be in attendance. Veterans seeking jobs are asked to bring resumes and dress appropriately for job interviews.

The event is free. For registration and information, call 410-622-5323.

BCPS hosting Southeast Area Education Advisory Council meeting

A public schools Southeast Area Education Advisory Council meeting will be hostedMonday, November 15, at 7 p.m. at Dundalk High School, in the auditorium/library. The session’s topic is the Operating and Capital Pre-Budget, and a report on virtual school.

Tuesday, Nov. 16

Optimists to recognize citizens and humanitarians of two years

The Dundalk Optimist Club will honor the 2019 and 2020 Citizen and Humanitarian of the year honorees at the Optimists’ annual awards banquet on Tuesday, Nov. 16 at Fiesta’s Catering Hall. Tickets are $45, and can be purchased by contacting Will Feuer at 443-690-6875 or

BCPS hosting Job Fair in Dundalk

On Thursday, Nov. 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Dundalk High School, BCPS will be seeking qualified applicants interested in joining our team. At this job fair, we will be recruiting art, elementary, English, French, math, music, physical education, science, social studies, Spanish, special education, and technology education teachers as well as teachers of the deaf and hard of hearing and teachers of the visually impaired. BCPS will also be recruiting additional adult assistants, library media specialists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, school nurses, social workers, speech language pathologists, and substitute teachers. Please apply online before the event.

Quarter auction benefits local Realtor

A quarter auction to aid a local Realtor who is fighting COVID-19 will be held on Saturday, Nov. 20 at the North Point-Edgemere Volunteer Fire Department at 7500 North Point Road, Edgemere 21219. Door will open at 5 p.m., and the auction will run from 6 to 10 p.m.

Kristi Booth, of Advance Realty Direct, is fighting COVID-19 with “everything she has” according to the realty company, which is putting together the quarter auction in late November. All of the proceeds from the quarter auction will be donated to help her in her time of need.

Tickets are $5 for 2 paddles, and must be ordered in advance. Additional paddles will be available at the door.

Those who can’t make it, or who would like to make an additional donation now, are invited to help Booth by donating to a GoFundMe at

For more information, contact Becky Martin at 410-236-5001 or