Valentine's Day celebration today

The Brooklyn Park Senior Center, 202 Hammonds Lane, will celebrate Valentine's Day this morning.


Patrons are encouraged to come dressed as their favorite couple at 9:30 a.m. Other seniors will try to identify the famous couples. A prize will be awarded for the best costumes.

After that, Al Callahan, winner of the Baltimore Senior Idol contest in 2005 and runner-up in the Maryland Senior Idol contest the same year, will perform songs by Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and Dean Martin.


To register, call 410-222-6847.

Other Valentine's events include:

"Love is in the Air" at the Arnold Senior Center, 44 Church Road, at 12:45 p.m. today. Frank and Trish Curreri will perform. Patrons are invited to share their love stories. 410-222-1922.

A Valentine's dance at the Annapolis Senior Center, 191 S. Villa Ave., at 12:30 p.m. today. Charles W. Thomas will sing and play music. 410-222-1818.

A Valentine's dance at the South County Senior Center, 27 Stepney's Lane in Edgewater, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. today. DJ Bob Duckman returns. 410-222-1927 or 410-798-4802.

The Greg McDonald Trio at the Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Road, Glen Burnie, from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday. 410-222-6680.

Medicare seminars set for this month

Free seminars for seniors on Medicare living with chronic illnesses are being offered at the following locations:


Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Annapolis Senior Center, 119 South Villa Ave., Annapolis. 410-222-1818.

Feb. 22, 10 a.m. to noon, South County Senior Center, 27 Stepney's Lane, Edgewater. 410-222-1927.

Feb. 27, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Riva Road, Glen Burnie. 410-222-6680.

Registration: 1-866-691-3879.

Call to schedule help with taxes

Anne Arundel County senior centers are taking appointments from residents who wish to meet with an income tax assistant.


State and federal income tax returns will be electronically filed directly from the center.

This service is free, regardless of age, but is limited to simple personal tax returns.