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Libertarian Party of Maryland

2003 Events

January 5 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

January 7 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out. Location: Ruby Tuesday Restaurant, 8662 Colesville Road. Ruby Tuesday is at the corner of Colesville Road and Fenton Street in the City Place Mall. There is plenty of FREE public parking in the parking garages around downtown Silver Spring. Contact: Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426.

January 8 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting in Silver Spring. For directions, contact: Glenn Howard, 301-585-1793.

January 8 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Anne Arundel County Libertarians.

January 8 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. LDDS Harford County. Moved to January 15 this month.

January 11 (Saturday): Baltimore County LP social trip to the Charles Town Races & Slots in beautiful Charles Town, West [by G*d] Virginia. We'll plan to visit the slots and hosses for a while, then go as a group to a nice relaxing dinner, either at the track's buffet or somewhere else in the area. In order to arrive about 2PM and spend the afternoon there, we need to leave Baltimore County by not later than 12:30 PM. The trip is open to anyone who'd like to join us from wherever. If you're near Baltimore County, you can carpool with us, if you're not, you can meet us at the track at about 2PM. Unlike New Jersey's casinos and Delaware's tracks, the age for gaming in WV is 18. Contact: Steve Boone.

January 13 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

January 15 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out. Location: Bennigans, 12746 Rockville Pike. Bennigans is in the same shopping center as CompUSA and near the Twinbrook Metro station. Contact: Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426.

January 15 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Baltimore County LP meeting. Location: Loch Raven Blvd. Contact: Jack Mitcham.

January 15 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

January 17 (Friday): 7:00 pm. LDDS, Timonium.

January 20 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

January 22 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

January 23 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out. Location: Ruby Tuesday Restaurant, 19800 Century Blvd. Ruby Tuesday is in the same shopping center as Safeway, just west of Rt. 270 off of Rt. 118. Contact: Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426.

January 26 (Sunday): 5:00 pm. Carroll/Howard County Libertarians.

January 27 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

January 27 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

January 28 (Tuesday): 6:30 pm. LDDS, Prince Georges County.

February 2 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

February 3 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

February 4 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

February 10 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

February 12 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

February 12 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Anne Arundel County Libertarians.

February 12 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

February 13 (Thursday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting in Owings Mills. Contact Robert Glaser for directions, 410-363-8748.

February 13 (Thursday): Deadline for submissions for the March issue of the Free? State Libertarian.

February 14 (Thursday): Frederick Douglass and Terry Atwood memorial day (MdLP Central Committee resolution 2/20/99).

    WHEREAS Frederick Douglass (1817-1895) was a champion of the liberty of all people throughout his life;
    WHEREAS the life and person of Frederick Douglass provide to all of us an excellent practical, political, and moral example of libertarian thought in action;
    WHEREAS Frederick Douglass was born, raised, enslaved, and ultimately liberated in the Free State of Maryland;
    WHEREAS Terry Atwood, long-time Secretary of the Libertarian Party of Maryland and our friend and fellow fighter for liberty recently departed, likewise fought for freedom in the Free State;
    WHEREAS the life and person of Terry Atwood likewise provide to all of us an excellent practical, political, and moral example of libertarian thought in action;
    WHEREAS the Libertarian Party of Maryland is committed to the liberation of all Marylanders and all people from force, oppression, and enslavement;
    THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that this Party dedicate permanently the 14th Day of February every year to the memory of two Marylanders who fought for freedom against harsh odds: Frederick Douglass and Terry Atwood.
    AND BE IT RESOLVED that this Party dedicate all business and other activities of February 20, 1999, to the memory of Frederick Douglass and Terry Atwood.

February 17 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

February 17 (Monday): 7:30 pm. Montgomery County Business Meeting in Silver Spring (for directions, contact: Glenn Howard, 301-585-1793). We will begin planning for the Montgomery County Fair at this meeting as well as other outreach events. Contact: Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426. Postponed to March 17.

February 19 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. LDDS, Poplar Inn, at 7700 Wise Ave in Dundalk. Contact: Jack Mitcham.

February 19 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Bowie Libertarian Night Out. Location: Ruby Tuesday, 16451 Excalibur Rd. To get there from Rt. 50, take Rt. 301 South. Just past the Wal-Mart, turn right onto Excalibur Rd, and Ruby Tuesday is on the left. Contact: Chip Spangler.

February 20 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

February 21 (Friday): 7:00 pm. LDDS, Timonium.

February 23 (Sunday): 5:00 pm. Carroll/Howard County Libertarians.

February 23 (Sunday): Liberty Lobbers bowling league. Contact: Jack Mitcham.

February 24 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

February 24 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

February 25 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Libertarian Night Out, College Park

February 26 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

March 1 (Saturday): 2:00 pm. Prince George's County Libertarian Central Committee meeting. Location: Largo-Kettering library conference room. The library is located at 9601 Capital Lane, Largo, MD, 20774. From the beltway, take exit 15 (Central Ave) east. Take the ramp to go to Harry S. Truman Dr and get into the left lane. Make a left onto Harry S. Truman Dr and then turn right onto Capital Lane. The library is located on the left. Note: Use of library meeting space does not constitute endorsement of program/meeting or its content by the Prince George's County Memorial Library System. (This notice is required by the usage agreement.) Topics of discussion at this meeting: PGCLCC Newsletter; Committee Assignments; Fundraising; Local Elections; Publicity & Media Relations; Other New Business. To be a voting member of the Prince George's County Libertarian Central Committee, you must be a dues-paying member of the Libertarian Party of Maryland. The membership dues are $20 for state & local Libertarian Party membership, or $30 for national, state, & local Libertarian Party membership. If you are unsure of your membership status, or have other questions, please contact me (Chip Spangler, the PCGLCC chair) at 301-346-2361. Please also contact me if you are not able to attend the meeting but would like to receive a report of its activities. I hope to see you at the meeting!

March 2 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

March 3 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

March 4 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

March 5 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Waldorf Libertarian Night Out. Location: Bennigan's Grill & Tavern, 35 St. Patrick's Drive, Waldorf. Bennigan's is just off of Route 301 in Waldorf, south of Leonardtown Road and north of Smallwood Drive. From route 301, take St. Patrick's Drive to the west (from the north, turn right; from the south, turn left). Bennigan's will be on your right. Come for food, drinks, and discussion, and meet other libertarians in the area. Please call me to let me know if you're coming (so that enough seating can be prepared), or call if you have questions. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

March 7 (Friday): 7:00 pm. MdLP newsletter/petition request mailing party in Owings Mills. Please email Robert Glaser to say that you will be there to help.

March 10 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

March 12 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

March 12 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Anne Arundel County Libertarians.

March 12 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

March 12 (Wednesday): 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Frederick County Affiliate of the Libertarian Party of Maryland Get-Together. Where? Pizza Hut Route 40 in Frederick, MD. Who can come? Anyone who is a registered Libertarian, member of the MDLP, member of the national LP, small "L" libertarians, libertarian minded people, closet libertarians from any other party, people who aren't libertarians, but wish they were... Questions or directions, please reply to me. PLEASE: RSVP if you are definite so I can keep an accurate count. Contact: Mike Barnes.

March 16 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League

March 17 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

March 17 (Monday): 7:30 pm. Montgomery County Business Meeting in Silver Spring (for directions, contact: Glenn Howard, 301-585-1793). We will begin planning for the Montgomery County Fair at this meeting as well as other outreach events. Contact: Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426. Originally scheduled for February 17.

March 19 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Bowie Libertarian Night Out.

March 20 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

March 20 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. California Libertarian Night Out.

March 23 (Sunday): 5:00 pm. Carroll/Howard County Libertarians.

March 23 (Sunday): 2:00 pm. Baltimore County LP meeting. Contact: Troy Zinderman.

March 24 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

March 24 (Monday): 9:30 am. Rally at Lawyers Mall in front of the Capital to support the 35 legislators who have signed the Maryland Taxpayer's pledge not to raise taxes. We need all the help we can get. The pressure is on to ignore the wasteful spending of the Maryland government and rather than cut spending to increase taxes. The political courage of these legislators is amazing. This would have never had happened just a few years ago. We need to keep this sprit alive. We need to show them that we are behind them. Please try and take a few minutes to show your support. Contact: Spear Lancaster.

March 24 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

March 25 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Libertarian Night Out, College Park.

March 26 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

March 26 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting in Pikesville. Contact Steven Sass for directions, 410-602-8401.

March 30 (Sunday): 5:00 pm. Carroll/Howard County Libertarians.

March 30 (Sunday): 4:00 - 6:00 pm. Baltimore County LP meeting. Contact: Kelly Anne Real.

March 30 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

March 31 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

April 1 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

April 2 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Waldorf Libertarian Night Out.

April 6 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

April 7 (Monday): 7:45 pm. Gallery Gang.

April 9 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

April 9 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Anne Arundel County Libertarians.

April 9 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

April 11 (Friday): Deadline for early bird registration for the MdLP state convention.

April 13 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

April 15 (Tuesday): Tax Day protests.

April 16 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Bowie Libertarian Night Out.

April 17 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

April 17 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. California Libertarian Night Out.

April 19 (Saturday): 10:00 am. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell,.

April 22 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Libertarian Night Out, College Park.

April 23 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

April 26 (Saturday): MdLP state convention. Location: Old Station 8 Firehouse, 13 East Diamond Ave in the old town area of Gaithersburg. More information. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

April 27 (Sunday): 5:00 pm. Carroll/Howard County Libertarians.

April 27 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

April 27 (Sunday): 2:00 - 6:00 pm. Baltimore County LP meeting. Contact: Troy Zinderman.

April 27 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Threats to Civil Liberties in the Aftermath of 9/11. Leland Community Center, 4301 Willow Lane, Chevy Chase, MD (Chevy Chase Metro, Red line). A symposium and Montgomery County public forum to address concerns about threats to civil liberties in the U.S. in the aftermath of September 11. Sponsored by the Montgomery County Bill of Rights Coalition. Contact: Stephen Dwyer, 301-299-1189.

April 28 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

May 3 (Saturday): Dublin Fair, Harford county. Contact: Roy J. Meyers III.

May 3 (Saturday): 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Seat Pleasant Day. The Prince George's County Libertarian Party will have a booth at the event, which is held in Goodwin Park (311 68th Place in Seat Pleasant). Join us to outreach to the public! Contact: Jim McLaughlin at 301-352-8809.

May 3-4 (Saturday-Sunday): Towsontown Spring Festival. Festival runs on Saturday, from 10 am - 6 pm and on Sunday from 1 - 6 pm. We'll be in space #343 on Chesapeake Avenue this year, which, if I recall correctly is very close to where we have been the past several years, although it may be on the opposite side of the street. We're looking for volunteers to help set up, tear down, and staff the booth for various time periods. Shifts available are: Saturday morning setup: 7AM; Saturday morning 10AM - 2PM; Saturday afternoon 2PM - 6 PM; Mini-teardown 6PM-6:30; Sunday mini-setup: 10AM; Sunday early 1PM - 3PM; Sunday afternoon 3PM - 6PM; Sunday teardown 6PM. If you're available during any of those shifts, please let me know, and I'll be happy to add you to the schedule. Even if you only have a couple of hours to donate and can't do an entire shift, you can help! Contact: Steve Boone.

May 4 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

May 4 (Sunday): 7:00 pm (after Towsontown Festival cleanup). The Libertarian Party of Maryland will hold a committee meeting to discuss the amendments that were proposed at the Central Committee Meeting on Saturday, April 26. Where: Ruby Tuesday Restaurant, 401 York Rd., Towson, MD 21204 (at the corner of York Rd and Chesapeake Ave). Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

May 6 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

May 7 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Waldorf Libertarian Night Out.

May 10 (Saturday): 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. Marlboro Day. The Prince George's County Libertarian Party will have a booth at the event, which is held in Upper Marlboro at the corner of Main St. and Gov. Oden Bowie Dr. Join us to outreach to the public! Contact: Jim McLaughlin at 301-352-8809.

May 10 (Saturday): 7:00 pm. Our Rights At Risk - Discussion of Patriot Act & Threats to Civil Liberties. Location: Oakland Mills Interfaith Center, 5985 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia, MD. Info: www.howardcountypeace.com/PatriotAct.

May 11 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

May 14 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

May 14 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Anne Arundel County Libertarians.

May 14 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

May 15 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

May 15 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. California Libertarian Night Out.

May 17 (Saturday): 10:00 am. Tentative. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell.

May 19 (Monday): 7:30 pm. Montgomery County Central Committee Meeting.

May 21 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Bowie Libertarian Night Out.

May 24 (Saturday): Cancelled due to rain. See June 21. 10:00 am. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell.

May 25 (Sunday): 5:00 pm. Carroll/Howard County Libertarians.

May 25 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

May 25 (Sunday): 2:00 pm. Winery Tour, Basignani Winery in Butler, MD. For complete information and directions, you can visit their website at www.basignani.com. We'll stroll through the vineyards, perhaps even enjoy a picnic, and then visit the wine tasting room. It should be a very relaxing time! In order to give their staff a chance to plan for the number of people who wish to attend, I'm asking for an approximate head count by not later than Wednesday, May 21 at 10 PM, so they can have enough people to accomodate us in the tasting room. Please let me know if you are interested! I've told them I expect a minimum of 10 people, but that once we got the word out, there could be many more. Thanks for your help! Hope to see you there! Contact: Steve Boone (BCLP chair, but there's room for plenty more).

May 26 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

May 27 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Libertarian Night Out, College Park.

May 28 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

May 31 (Saturday): Libertarian Party of DC Convention. Info: www.lp-dc.org.

June 1 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

June 3 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

June 4 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Waldorf Libertarian Night Out.

June 7 (Saturday): 9:30 am - 4:00 pm. Sunfest at various locations in downtown Rising Sun; crafters, food, antiques, car show, entertainment; click here for info. Contact: Banner Segraves.

June 7 (Saturday): 11:00 am - 6:00 pm. Bowiefest. The Prince George's County Libertarian Party will have a booth at the event, which is held in Allen Pond Park (3330 Northview Drive in Bowie). Join us to outreach to the public! Contact: Jim McLaughlin at 301-352-8809.

June 11 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

June 11 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Anne Arundel County Libertarians.

June 11 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

June 14 (Saturday): 3:00 pm. MdLP meeting to discuss proposals to amend its constitution and bylaws, and to prepare items to be introduced at the next central committee meeting. Location is Parkville. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

June 14 (Saturday): 11:00 am - 7:00 pm. Takoma Park JazzFest at Jequie Park in Takoma Park. Admission is FREE! The Montgomery County Libertarian Party will have an outreach booth. FREE PARKING AT MONTGOMERY COLLEGE - Takoma Park. The park is 1 block from Montgomery College. The park is within walking distance of the Takoma Park Metro Station. This will be an excellent opportunity to secure petition signatures for the ballot access drive. Please come and help out.If you would like to work the booth, please contact Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426.

June 15 (Sunday): 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. Pride festival at Druid Hill park (Baltimore City). Our booth is fairly close to the pavilion. Set up begins at 7:30, and the festival runs from 11am to 6pm. To help set up, I suggest we get there around 8-9ish, because it shouldn't take 3.5 hours to set up. Let me know what time you will be able to help. We need people both in the morning and afternoon. Contact: Jack Mitcham.

June 18 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Prince George's County business meeting in Bowie. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

June 19 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

June 19 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. California Libertarian Night Out.

June 21 (Saturday): 10:00 am. Cancelled, see July 12. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell.

June 23 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

June 24 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Libertarian Night Out, College Park.

June 25 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

June 29 (Sunday): 5:00 pm. Carroll/Howard County Libertarians.

June 30 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Montgomery County Libertarian Party Central Committee business meeting in Gaithersburg. Contact: Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426.

July 1 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

July 2 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Waldorf Libertarian Night Out.

July 4 (Friday): Dundalk 4th of July Parade. We will have a decorated car or truck as our float, which will carry cold water and a place to rest for anyone who gets tired. Kids are welcome!!! Form up time is 7:30 AM at Logan Shopping Center parking lot. We usually get together at the South end. We need marchers to make a good showing and also petitioners to collect signatures. DIRECTIONS: From the South I-695 East, Cross the Key bridge, First exit to the right after the toll booth, Left at the step sign, Follow to Dundalk Ave, Right on Dundalk Ave, Shopping center on left. Go to far end. From the North I-695 to I-95 South, Exit on Eastern Ave going West toward Baltimore, Left at first lite on Kane St, 2 blocks, Left on Dundalk Ave, Go till you see the mob. Shopping center on left. Go to far end. Contact: Bill Buzzell.

July 5 (Saturday): Deadline for submissions for the August issue of the Free? State Libertarian.

July 5 (Saturday): 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm. Anne Arundel County LP business meeting at the North Arundel county Library, 1010 Eastway, Glen Burnie, MD 21060 (http://web.aacpl.lib.md.us/branch_info/nco.htm). Contact: Chris Panasuk, 410-636-6112.

July 6 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

July 9 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

July 9 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Riva Libertarian Night Out.

July 9 (Wednesday): Cancelled July's LNO and Business meeting to save up energy and money for the Harford County Farm Fair. 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

July 12 (Saturday): 10:00 am. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell.

July 12 (Saturday): 12:00 noon - 9:00 pm. North East Water Festival. www.northeastwf.com Any help would be appreciated. Contact: Banner C. Segraves IV after 8:30 pm @ 410.658.3063.

July 13 (Sunday): MdLP summer picnic and Central Committee meeting.
Location: Savage Park (Howard County).
Schedule: 11:00 am, picnic begins; 12:00 Noon, Central Committee meeting; 1:30 pm, Food!; 3:30 pm, Outreach 101.
Activities: There will be volleyball games, horseshoes, hiking trails, and other activities throughout the day. There is a baseball/softball field that may be available for rental. If you are interested in playing a softball game during the day, please reply and let me know. The field will only be rented if we can find enough players for a game, so let me know as soon as possible!
Directions: From Baltimore: Take I-95 south to Route 32 East, and follow Route 32 directions. From DC: Take I-495 to I-95 north. Take Route 32 East, and follow Route 32 directions. From Frederick: Take I-70 East to Route 29 South. Take Route 32 East, and follow Route 32 directions. From Annapolis: Take Route 50 West to I-97 North. Take Route 32 West, and follow Route 32 directions. From Route 32: Take Route 1 South towards Laurel. Make a right at the first traffic light onto Howard St., and bear left onto Baltimore St. Go through Savage to the end of the street, and turn right onto Fair St. The park entrance is straight ahead. The pavilion is behind the tennis courts.
Weather conditions: The event will be held rain or shine we have a covered pavilion.
Cost: $10 if postmarked by July 7 (make check out to LPMD, or provide credit card information); $12 after July 7. Mail to Libertarian Party of Maryland, P.O. Box 2343, Annapolis, MD 21404-2343. No charge for just the Central Committee meeting.
Food: Typical picnic fare (burgers, hot dogs, chips, potato salad, soda, etc.) will be provided; some vegetarian options will be available. Contact Chip if you have questions or concerns. Alcohol is not provided, but you may bring your own.
Other Notes: Glass containers are prohibited please do not bring any. All pets must be on a lead. Pets are not allowed in pavilions or on athletic fields, courts, or playgrounds. People are welcome to bring frisbees, kites, etc. Volleyball nets will be provided. Those interested will need to bring horseshoes, volleyballs, basketballs, or tennis equipment. Nothing can be "constructed" at the park (i.e. you cannot put up a badminton net).
Park information is at www.co.ho.md.us/RAP/RAP_HoCoParksSavage.htm
Contact information: We are looking for volunteers to help with the setup and cleanup! Also, in order to assist with the preparations, please let us know in advance if you expect to attend. If you have questions or comments, would like to play softball, or are willing to volunteer, contact Chip Spangler at 301-346-2361.

July 13 (Sunday): 2:00 pm. Baltimore County LP meeting at the MdLP summer picnic. Contact: Steve Boone.

July 14 (Monday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting in Harford county. For directions, contact: Roy J. Meyers III, 410-879-5300).

July 16 (Wednesday): 1:00 - 5:00 pm. 27th Annual J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake at Somers Cove Marina in Crisfield. Tickets: $30 donation includes free mug and mallet. Food: All you can eat; Steamed crabs; fresh Fried Fish; clams, raw bar, steamed & fried; french fries; corn on the cob; onion rings; watermelon; Beer & soft drinks. You will have a chance to see our Governor and thank him for the spending increases and maybe tax increases. We plan to get there early and get a nice spot under the 7,000 sq ft pavillion so that we may be seen by all and eat with the oppressed masses. Wear a shirt with a Libertarian Logo. This will be the fifth year in a row that we have been there. I would like to get the first order in by Friday June 20. There will be 5,000 tickets sold. Send a check made out to Michael Linder, P.O. Box 1261, Edgewood MD 21040. Contact: Michael Linder, 410-569-2186.

July 17 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

July 17 (Thursday): 7:30 pm. Special meeting of the Baltimore County Libertarian Party. Contact: Troy Zinderman, 410-663-2643.

July 18-26 (Friday-Saturday): Cecil County Fair. Contact: Banner Segraves.

July 22 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. College Park Libertarian Night Out.

July 23 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

July 24-27 (Thursday-Sunday): Harford County Farm Fair. Contact: Roy J. Meyers III (410-879-5300).

July 25 (Friday): Mailing party for the August issue of the Free? State Libertarian in Owings Mills. Contact: Robert Glaser, 410-363-8748.

July 28 (Monday): Cancelled July's LNO and Business meeting to save up energy and money for the Harford County Farm Fair. 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

July 31 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Glen Burnie Libertarian Night Out.

August 2-9 (Saturday-Saturday): Howard County Fair. www.howardcountyfair.com Contact: Kevin Wolf.

August 3 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

August 5 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

August 8-16 (Friday-Saturday): Montgomery County Agricultural Fair. Contact: Steve Wilson at 301-921-0426.

August 13 (Wednesday): Cancelled - please go to the Fair instead! 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

August 13 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Riva Libertarian Night Out.

August 13 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out. Location: Coakley's Pub, 406 Saint John St., Havre de Grace, MD 21078.

August 16 (Saturday): 2:00 pm. Baltimore City/County LP meeting. Contact: Steve Boone, 443-386-3977.

August 18 (Monday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting in PG county. For directions, contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

August 21 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

August 22-September 1 (Friday-Monday): Maryland State Fair. Good petitioning opportunity.

August 25 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

August 26 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. College Park Libertarian Night Out.

August 27 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

August 28 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Glen Burnie Libertarian Night Out.

September 2 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

September 4-7 (Thursday-Sunday): Prince George's County Fair. Contact: Jim McLaughlin.

September 6/7 (Saturday/Sunday): ReistersTowne Festival. The parade is on Saturday -- form up is on the parking lot of the M.I.E Complex (across from Franklin Middle School) at 8:00 am. The parade will start at Business Center Drive and Main Street at 9:00 am. Our lineup number is #55. We need more people in the the parade to make a better showing. We also need at least one person to help set up the booth at 7:00 am, and someone to stay at the booth while the rest of us are in the parade. Contact: Bill Buzzell.

September 7 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

September 7 (Sunday): Parkville Festival. Contact: Lorenzo and Susan Gaztañaga.

September 7 (Sunday): Tacoma Park Folk Festival. We still need volunteers to setup, work the booth, and help break down. Setup will be around 10:00 am. The festival starts at 11:00 am and goes until 6:30 pm. Contact: Nick Sarwark at 301-526-7491.

September 7 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

September 10 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

September 10 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Riva Libertarian Night Out.

September 10 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out. Location: Fallston Seafood.

September 13 (Saturday): Postponed. 10:00 am. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). Need to get at least two more confirmed to make this a go. If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell.

September 16 (Tuesday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting near Frederick. For directions, contact: David Eagle, 301-371-6218

September 18 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Germantown Libertarian Night Out.

September 20 (Saturday): 4:00 pm. Baltimore City/County LP meeting at the home of Lorenzo and Susan Gaztañaga. Contact: Steve Boone.

September 20 (Saturday): 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm. Port Towns Day, Prince George's County. Bladensburg Waterfront Park, 4601 Annapolis Road Bladensburg, MD 20710 (Near Peace Cross). Set-up is from 9:30 am - 11:00 am. Contact: Jim McLaughlin at 301-464-8856.

September 21 (Sunday): 10:00 am - 6:00 pm. Essex Day on Eastern Ave. in downtown Essex. Contact: Bill Buzzell.

September 21 (Sunday): 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm. Hispanic Festival, Prince George's County. Lane Manor Park, West Park Drive, Adelphi, MD 20740 (on University Blvd East halfway between Adelphi Rd and Riggs Road, near the University of Maryland (Rt. 212)). Set-up from 10:00 am - 11:00 am. Contact: Jim McLaughlin, 301-464-8856.

September 21 (Sunday): Gaithersburg Olde Town Day, Montgomery County in the old-town area of Gaithersburg, near the MARC train station. Contact: Nick Sarwark at 301-439-2139.

September 21 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

September 22 (Monday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarians.

September 23 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. College Park Libertarian Night Out.

September 24-28 (Wednesday-Sunday): Calvert County Fair at the Calvert County Fairgrounds in Barstow, on Route 231 two miles west of Route 4. Volunteers are still needed for Saturday evening - please help if you can! Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

September 24 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

September 25 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Glen Burnie Libertarian Night Out.

October 4/5 (Saturday/Sunday): Fells Point Festival. Contact: Steve Boone.

October 4 (Saturday): Darlington Apple Festival, Harford county. Contact: Roy J. Meyers III (410-879-5300).

October 4 (Saturday): 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm. Port Towns Day, Prince George's County. Bladensburg Waterfront Park, 4601 Annapolis Road Bladensburg, MD 20710 (Near Peace Cross). Set-up is from 9:30 am - 11:00 am. This event was originally scheduled for Saturday, September 20, but was rescheduled due to the weather. Contact: Jim McLaughlin at 301-352-8809.

October 5 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

October 5 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

October 7 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Silver Spring Libertarian Night Out.

October 8 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

October 8 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Riva Libertarian Night Out.

October 8 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out. Libertarian Range Night - eat first and arrive promptly at 7PM (1/2 hour earlier than usual). We will conduct a firearms safety training and then get shooting. You ***MUST*** RSVP. The cost of the lanes and the amount of ammo we need is dependant on attendance. I will be doing a Wal-Mart and Dick's run on Wednesday to get what we need (much cheaper than at the range). If you just show up you will have to buy your own ammo from the range. If you have hearing and eye protection please bring it. The place only has so many sets and we will be on the secondary range so they will be doing regular business on the primary range. Gunpowder Indoor Range: 2137 N. Fountain Green Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015 (on 543 just south of Route 1 - near the Burger King, across from the video store). Contact: Roy J. Meyers III (410-879-5300).

October 11 (Saturday): 10:00 am. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell.

October 12 (Sunday): Noon - 4:00 pm. Octoberfest. The Montgomery County Libertarian Party will have an outreach booth at the annual Octoberfest at Kentlands. This is an excellent opportunity to let the citizens of Montgomery County about the Libertarian Party. Admission is FREE! Location: Kentlands Mansion, 320 Kent Square Road, Gaithersburg. Contact: Nick Sarwark at 301-526-7491.

October 15 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting in Owings Mills. Contact Robert Glaser for directions, 410-363-8748.

October 19 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lobbers Bowling League.

October 22 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

October 28 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. College Park Libertarian Night Out.

October 30 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Glen Burnie Libertarian Night Out.

November 2 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

November 2 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lightning Bowling League.

November 2 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Gary Nolan, one of the candidates for president vying for the Libertarian Party nomination, will be at the 94th AeroSquadron restaurant in College Park, Maryland. Drop by and meet the candidate! To get to the 94th AeroSquadron restaurant: From Baltimore: Take I-95 south towards Washington. Take the left side of the I-95 / I-495 split (95 south / 495 east) and follow beltway directions. From Frederick: Take I-270 south towards Washington. Take the left side of the split (east, towards Washington). I-270 will merge with the beltway - follow beltway directions. From Annapolis: Take Route 50 west towards Washington. Take the exit for I-495 north, and follow beltway directions. From beltway: take Kenilworth Ave (exit 23) south. Go a couple miles, and turn right onto Paint Branch Parkway (note - is Good Luck Rd on other side). The restaurant will be on your right - if you get to the metro station you've gone too far. When you enter the bar, make a left at the greeter's table. Head back to the bar area, and you'll find the group back there. The 94th AeroSquadron is at 5240 Paint Branch Pkwy, College Park, MD, 20740. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

November 12 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

November 12 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Riva Libertarian Night Out.

November 12 (Wednesday): Harford County Libertarian Night Out moved to a different date this month.

November 12 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. MdLP Executive Board meeting in Pikesville. Contact Steven Sass for directions, 410-602-8401.

November 13 (Thursday): 7:00 pm. Prince George's County Libertarian Central Committee Meeting at Ruth Andrasco's home in Bowie. Contact: Jim McLaughlin at 301-352-8809.

November 15 (Saturday): 10:00 am. The Libertarian Club of Baltimore has adopted a 3/4 mile section of Charles Street just south of the Beltway under the MD State Adopt-A-Highway Program. This is an LP publicity / Public Relations project of the Baltimore Area (and some very welcome other) Libertarians. We meet at the Ruxton School on Charles Street (right side going south, about 3/4 mile south of I-695). If you would like to join us, contact Bill Buzzell.

November 16 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lightning Bowling League.

November 18 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. Libertarian Night Out in Prince Frederick! Join local libertarians for food, drinks, and discussion at Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 555 N. Solomons Island Road, Prince Frederick, MD, 20678. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

November 19 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out. Location: Golden Szechuan Inn in Bel Air (near Chili's, Taco Bell, and Kinko's), 554 Baltimore Pike, Bel Air, MD 21014. Please let me know if you are sure you will attend so I can let them know how many... Contact: Roy J. Meyers III (410-879-5300).

November 23 (Sunday): 1:30 pm. MdLP Central Committee meeting. Location: Comfort Inn & Suites, 9020 Baltimore Ave., College Park, MD 20740. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

November 25 (Tuesday): 7:00 pm. College Park Libertarian Night Out.

November 26 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Cecil County Libertarians.

November 30 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lightning Bowling League.

December 7 (Sunday): 8:10 - 9:00 am. Nick Sarwark appears on Metro Talk.

December 10 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Rockville Libertarian Night Out.

December 10 (Wednesday): 7:00 pm. Riva Libertarian Night Out.

December 10 (Wednesday): 7:30 pm. Harford County Libertarian Night Out.

December 13 (Saturday): 11:00 am. MdLP Executive Board meeting at the Rocky Run Tap & Grill in Columbia, on Dobbin Center Way (just off of Dobbin Rd). Click for map. Contact: Chip Spangler, 301-346-2361.

December 13 (Saturday): 1:00-4:00 pm. MdLP 3-year strategy planning meeting at the Rocky Run Tap & Grill in Columbia, on Dobbin Center Way (just off of Dobbin Rd). Click for map.

December 14 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lightning Bowling League.

December 23 (Tuesday): Regular College Park Libertarian Night Out not held in December.

December 28 (Sunday): 7:00 pm. Liberty Lightning Bowling League.


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