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Upcoming Events

After School Fun Days Drop-In, Riverdale Elementary School, 5006 Riverdale Road, Riverdale Park. Boys and Girls Grade K-6, Monday - Thursday, 2:45 until 4:30 p.m. Starts October 2, 2000 to May 3, 2001. Free. For information, call 301-445-4500. Spanish line, 301-445-2335.

Children's Clothing Co-op Sale, Riverdale Presbyterian Church, 6513 Queens Chapel Rd., University Park. Saturday, October 14, 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Gently worn children's clothing, toys, baby equipment and books. For information, call Beth Rhodes, 301-779-8380.

Christian Family Montessori School, 3628 Rhode Island Ave., Mt. Rainer. Openings for children 2 1/2 to third grade. For information, call Rob Soley 301-927-7122.

8th Annual Craft Celebration, St. Mark's Elementary School Gymnasium, 7501 Adelphi Rd., Hyattsville. Saturday, October 14, 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Raffles, bake sales, refreshments, and lunch also available.

Farmers' Market Town Center, Riverdale Park. Every Thursday until October 26. 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Producers only. Vegetables, fruits, baked goods, flowers, and much more. For information, call 301-927-1362.

Girl Scouts, Prince George's County. If your daughter is looking for new friends and getting involved in exciting programs, call 301-893-1819 or 800-834-1702. Web address:

Ice Skating Lessons, Herbert Wells Ice Rink, 5211 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park. Series I lessons start November 2. Monday, October 2 walk in registration begins. Fees. For information, call 301-277-3717.

Legal Aid Bureau. Free civil legal services in Maryland to persons who cannot afford an attorney. Consumer & Bankruptcy, Housing, Child Custody, and Elder Law (60 or older). For information, call 301-927-2101. Web address:


Riverdale Boys & Girls Club Tuesdays, August 15 7:30 p.m., Riverdale Community Center, 6323 51st Avenue. Call Cindy or Tom Carpenter, 301-927-7763.

Riverdale Business Association, Crestar Bank Lobby. For information, call Pete Spiropoulos, 301-277-9271.

Riverdale Lions Club, For information, call Guy Tiberio, 301- 864-3545.

Civic Committees

People of Riverdale (Park) for Initiative, Diversity and Excellence (PRIDE) Location changes each month. Call Sonia Trask, 301-721-1165 or

Preservation Association of Riverdale Park For information, call Chris Davis, 301-277-6615.

Resident's Association for Progress in the Town of Riverdale (RAPTOR) For information, call Sarah Wayland 301-927- 7407.

Riversdale Historical Society For information, call Ann Ferguson, 301-927- 8230.

Traffic Study Committee Tuesday, October 3, 7 p.m., Town Hall. For information, call Frank Randall, 301-699-0454.

Web Site Committee For information, call Alan Thompson at 301-927- 7407 or e-mail at

To list your organization or event, call 301-927- 6381. Deadline for the November issue is Otober 13. The web version can be updated as needed.

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