The Alzheimer's Association

Greater Maryland Chapter will present their Annual Dementia Conference: Making Connections from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. April 26 at DoubleTree by Hilton, 1726 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville. Mark K. Shriver will discuss his book "A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver," and Dr. Dean Hartley, the Alzheimer's Association's director of science initiatives, will discuss early detection.


Tickets are $35 for caregivers and $95 for professionals. To register, visit alz.org/maryland or call 1-800-272-3900.

Citizens Planning and Housing Association

is hosting a happy hour fundraiser at Mad River Bar and Grille, 1110 S. Charles St., Baltimore from 5:30-8:30 p.m. April 11. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet and greet with the CPHA's Board and other members of the organization.

Community College Baltimore County's dental hygiene program

is hosting a free preventative dental clinic for pregnant women and infants up to two years old April 17, with appointments available from 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-4:30 p.m. Anyone wishing to attend must make an appointment at 443-840-3495. The clinics will be offered at the Dental Arts Building at CCBC Dundalk, 7200 Sollers Point Road, Baltimore.

Cromwell Valley Park

, 2002 Cromwell Bridge Road, Baltimore, is hosting a Spring Family Campout from 5 p.m. April 12-10 a.m. April 13. The camping experience will involve a night hike and evening campfire. Families should provide their own camping gear, but a tent may be reserved. Breakfast will be provided, but dinner will not. The camp is $15 per family for members and $20 per family for nonmembers. For more information call 410-887-2503.

The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Community Center of Baltimore and Maryland

will open their Welcome, Information and Drop-In Center beginning in April. The space will be open from noon-6 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and from noon-3 p.m. Tuesdays. The space will house a computer lab and free bookstore stocked with LGBT-themed books. Book donations are welcomed during business hours. To volunteer, visit

and click "Get Involved."

Komen Maryland

is holding the second annual Ocean City Race for the Cure 5L and one mile Fun Walk April 21 at the Ocean City Inlet Parking lot, 807 South Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City. The Race Village opens at 6 a.m., warm-ups begin at 7:15 a.m. and the 5K course opens at 8 a.m. You can register online, by mail , at walk-up registration or on Race Day. Walk-up registration will be held from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. April 19 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 20. For more information or to register online, visit


Maryland SPCA


is hosting "March to Save Animals" from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 21 at Druid Hill Park 2600 Madison Ave., Baltimore. The March consists of a 1.5 mile walk-a-thon, pet contests and more. People wishing to participate are required to raise/donate a minimum of $40. For more information visit


Northwest Baltimore Well Spouse Association Support Group

will meet at 7 p.m. March 19 in the Pikesville area for men and women who are taking care of a partner with a severe chronic illness or long-term disability. For more details email


Stevenson University's theater program

is presenting Godspell at 8 p.m. April 11-13 and 17-20, and at 2 p.m. April 14 at the Inscape Theatre on Stevenson's Greenspring campus, 1525 Greenspring Valley Road, Stevenson. The production will draw its creative interpretation from the Occupy Wall Street movement. Tickets are $10, $5 for Stevenson students and $6 for senior citizens. For more information call 443-334-2463 or email


Towson University's Electronic Media and Film Department

is hosting the 6th annual "Women and Minorities in Media Festival" 7 p.m. April 8-13. New Day Films producer Kelcey Edwards will present a screening of her documentary "Wonder Women! The Untold Stories of American Superheroines," April 13 followed by a question and answer session. For a complete schedule of films or more information visit

or contact Elsa Lankford at 410-704-6544 or email