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  • 9am
    Friday
    Attend this lecture to learn whether weight loss surgery is right for you. Registration is required online or by calling 301-DCH-4YOU (301-324-4968).
    Doctors Hospital Professional Building Suite 210
    FREE
  • 10am–4pm
    Thursday
    Donations of clothing in good condition also welcome. Donation forms available for tax purposes.
    Holy Cross Lutheran Church
    FREE
  • 12–2pm
    Thursday
    New Deal Café
    FREE
  • 12–2pm
    Friday
    Piano jazz.
    New Deal Café
    FREE

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This tree, recently cut down from the lake, first grew there approximately 140 years ago.  Long before Greenbelt.  Photo by Owen Kelley
August 17, 2017
Last week, the city cut down a large, dead tree on the northeast shore of Greenbelt Lake, which had started growing about 60 years before Greenbelt was founded. If you visit the stump of this double-trunked white oak tree, you … Read More
Dr. Jitender Dubey, photo Courtesy of Dr. Dubey
August 17, 2017
“God is watching over me,” says Dr. Jitender Dubey, a microbiologist with the Agricultural Research Service, when considering his life of many journeys and perseverance. A resident of Greenbelt since 1982, Dubey was named a finalist in July for this … Read More
Wooden butterflies are hanging in the Community Center gallery.  Photo by Anne Gardner
August 17, 2017
One of the many art projects that the Creative Kids Camps (CKC) completed this summer is a three-dimensional gallery work called Flutter. The project, which is now on display at the Community Center, comprises hanging butterflies of the many different … Read More
August 17, 2017
In July 2015, the city’s Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) sent a report to the city council recommending that the voting age be lowered to 16 for purposes of municipal elections. The committee also conducted a survey of Greenbelt young people … Read More
Gwyneth McElhenny, age 4 (front) and Mariella McElhenny, age 7, make obstacles for the mini golf course, helped by Miss Greenbelt 2016, Julia Sharapi.
August 9, 2017
Participants in the Greenbelt Recreation Department’s August 6 Community Art Drop-in created artistic obstacles for a miniature golf course. Creations included elaborately painted animals, trees made from strips of old maps, and structures with ramps and tunnels made from other … Read More

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