Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The lottery for the 135th White House Easter Egg Roll opens Feb. 21.
The ticket raffle for the wildly popular White House Easter Egg Roll starts Feb. 21. An online lottery system will distribute thousands of tickets for the 2013 White House Easter Egg Roll. The event is open to children ages 13 and younger and their families. This year’s White House Easter Egg Roll will take place on April 1 on the South Lawn of the White House. The lottery is open at 10 a.m. on Feb. 21. Signing up for the 2013 White House Easter Egg Roll lottery is free. The deadline for lottery entries is at 10 a.m. on Feb. 25. Lottery results will be available on March 1. You will need to create a free account at recreation.gov to be able to enter the lottery when it opens. More information about the event is available at www.whitehouse.…
Saturday, April 7, 2012
A listing of Greenbelt churches and their Easter services.
A listing of local church services for Easter Sunday, April 8. Ecumenical Sunrise Service Catholic Community of Greenbelt Greenbelt Baptist Church Greenbelt Community Church Holy Cross Lutheran Church St. Hugh of Grenoble Catholic Church Mowatt Memorial United Methodist Church
Thursday, May 26, 2011
This week's selection is a sampling of photos captured on assignments this spring.
The warm weather is a reminder that summer is just around the bend. In this week's Viewfinder, I — Patch photographer and reporter — thought it would be nice to take a look back and revisit some of the highlighted stories reported on this past season. While you may recognize some of tehse photos from the spring, others have been published for the first time. Enjoy!
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
A guide to Holy Week and Easter services and traditions in Greenbelt, unless otherwise noted.
Local churches are offering services during Holy Week and on Easter Sunday. Three of the churches will join together for an Easter sunrise service on Sunday, April 24, at Buddy Attick Park. Catholic Community of Greenbelt Greenbelt Baptist Church Greenbelt Community Church Holy Cross Lutheran Church Hope Fellowship (Greenbelt Community Center, multipurpose room #201) Kingdom Christian Center Church International (Lanham, Md.) St. Hugh of Grenoble Catholic Church Mowatt Memorial United Methodist Church
Thursday, April 14, 2011
Here's a selection of restaurants serving Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 24, in Greenbelt or nearby.
If you're looking for a place to enjoy Easter Brunch, we've included restaurants in Greenbelt, Berwyn Heights, Takoma Park, Laurel and Washington, D.C. Sir Walter Raleigh Inn – Serving a full buffet from 12-8 p.m., including Honey Cajun Salmon, Roasted Top Round Beef, Black Forest Ham and Succulent Lamb, a full salad bar, homemade soups and an assortment of desserts. $29 for adults, $24 for seniors and $15 for children seven to 12. Children under 6 are free. 6323 Greenbelt Road Berwyn Heights, Md. 301-474-3420. Reservations are requested. Greenbelt Marriott – 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. seatings. A full complement of dishes will be served including Herb Crusted Leg of Lamb, Roasted Spice Ham, Herb Crusted Turkey Breast, omelets cooked to order, …