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Here's Your Chance to Practice with a Pro Basketball Team!

Here's Your Chance to Practice with a Pro Basketball Team!

Ever wondered what it would be like to share the basketball court with WNBA athletes? Here's your chance.

There's an awesome deal for Washington Mystics fans featured on Groupon today.

The Mystics, led by one of WNBA's top scorers and University of Maryland alum, Crystal Langhorne, are set to begin their 15th season on May 19, and thanks to Groupon, fans can purchase a set of season tickets for $157, which is a $315 value, or join practice with the ladies on May 18. 

Check out the Play Like a Pro package, which is normally $1,500, but they are advertising for $399.

D.C. Food Truck Festival Comes to RFK May 5

D.C. Food Truck Festival Comes to RFK May 5

No Cinco de Mayo plans? You're in luck.

Curbside Cookoff: Trucko De Mayo is set to take place on Saturday, May 5 from noon until 9:00 p.m. on the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds. The food festival features free admission, live music, two bars and over 35 food trucks including Dangerously Delicious, Fojol, DC Slices, Curbside Cupcakes, Red Hook Lobster and more!

School of Rock, a rock band consisting of students ages 8 to 17, will perform from 4 – 6 p.m.

For more information, and a full list of participating vendors click here!

DC Charity Hosts 5K Race To Benefit Homeless Children

DC Charity Hosts 5K Race To Benefit Homeless Children

To meet the needs of the most vulnerable children and their families in the area, a local non-profit, Bright Beginnings,will hold a 5K race on Saturday, May 12 at Hains Point in D.C.

All proceeds from the race will directly benefit homeless children and their families in an effort to help them get back on their feet.

“On the Right Road to STEM CAREERS” Science • Technology • Engineering • Math - May 4th & 5th

“On the Right Road to STEM CAREERS” Science • Technology • Engineering • Math - May 4th & 5th

 Patriots 15th Annual Youth Summit on Technology

“On the Right Road to STEM CAREERS”

Science • Technology • Engineering • Math

Bowie State University

14000 Jericho Park Road
Bowie, MD 20715

This year Patriots 15th Annual Youth Summit is a two day event May 4th & 5th 2012.  The purpose of the Summit is to get students excited about the possibility of college, study and careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

REGISTRATION

You can register on line at http://patriots-ttc.org, stop by the

Local Charity Holds Seventh Annual Wine Tasting to Benefit Foster Care

Local Charity Holds Seventh Annual Wine Tasting to Benefit Foster Care

 

May is National Foster Care Month. To celebrate, non-profit, KidsPeace, is holding their seventh annual wine tasting on May 24 at Corridor Fine Wine in Laurel.

From 6-9 p.m., guests will enjoy featured wines and champagnes from various countries and regions while benefitting 100 children in foster care programs throughout the D.C. area.

Thirty percent of all winery direct sales will be donated to benefit the KEYS program, which provides life-skills training for foster youth ages 16-20, who face uncertain times as they prepare for their transition from care to independent living.

For more information, visit here.

Circus of the Stars Comes to Frederick

Circus of the Stars Comes to Frederick

 

America’s Circus is back in town Monday, May 7 and Tuesday, May 8 at the Frederick Fairgrounds.

The 128th Edition of Cole Bros. The circus features outstanding circus artists and an awesome array of educated animals in a spectacular, two-hour performance.

You can buy tickets online at Tickets.com or same day tickets at the Circus Box Office.

Buy advance tickets at 1-888-332-5200.

Adult General Admission: $19

Child General Admission: $14