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Anne Arundel County

Anne Arundel County volunteer briefs

Thanksgiving dinner

The Arundel Lodge needs volunteers to help with prep work, serving and cleaning up Thursday, Nov. 22. Dinner will be served at 2600 Solomons Island Road in Edgewater. To volunteer and for more information, call Rica Banfield at 443-433-5893 or email

Maritime Museum

The museum needs volunteers to help with a variety of tasks, including archiving, membership, office support, buildings and ground, blogging, education programs, website content, environmental stewardship, data entry, lighthouse tours, oyster and fish tank, wooden boat crew and more. A volunteer information and recruitment event will be held from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 29. RSVP to Jenny Kottler at or call 410 295-0104. Information:

Eastport Girls Club

The club is seeking high school seniors or adult volunteers to serve as weekly tutors to club participants in grades 5-9 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Training will be provided, and a background check is required. To schedule an interview or learn more, call 410-919-3347.

4-wheel-drive vehicles

Hospice of the Chesapeake seeks volunteers with four-wheel-drive vehicles to assist its patients and staff with transportation during inclement weather. Information: 443-837-1549 or 800-745-6132.

Literacy council

Tutors are needed for combating adult illiteracy and ESL tutoring. After completing training, you make your own schedule and locations with your assigned student or you can tutor at local detention centers. In addition, the council has an urgent need for help with student and tutor support. Volunteers can set their own hours and schedule, and work from home. Information: 410-269-4419 or

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