Christmas Mitten Tree

Donations of mittens, gloves, scarves, caps, and socks can be placed on the tree during the month of December. Trees are located in: Fireside Lounge area, Chesapeake Lounge area Caton Woods, and RG. Collected weekly, donations will be given to local elementary school children.
~Sponsored by Diversity & Inclusion Council and the Erickson Living Values Team~

2018 One Maryland One Book Author Comes to Charlestown

The Diversity & Inclusion Council invites you to a Conversation with Kirk Bloodsworth. Mr. Bloodsworth will be chronicling his monumental criminal justice milestone and journey of being sentenced to life in prison for a murder he didn’t commit. He is the first death row inmate exonerated by DNA evidence.

We encourage you to read Bloodsworth by Tim Junkin, which is Maryland Humanities 2018 One Maryland One Book selection and join us to get more of a personal perspective from Mr. Bloodsworth and learn more about his horrific ordeal. Light refreshments will be served.

Thursday, October 18, 2018
1 – 3 PM

Pink Kickoff Party For Breast Cancer Awareness

Charlestown Diversity & Inclusion Council is sponsoring a party to recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Come on:

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
11 AM – 12:30 PM
The Gallery in Charlestown Square

All are encouraged to wear pink! Games, prizes and a raffle. Light refreshments will be served.

Charlestown Diversity & Inclusion Council Celebrates International Friendship Day July 30th

The Charlestown Diversity & Inclusion Council Presents its 8th Annual International Extravaganza! “International Friendship Day”

Monday, July 30, 2018
11 AM – 1 PM
Fireside Lounge Area

There will be live entertainment, games, refreshments and contests to enjoy. Participate in some interactive competitive games, win prizes and have some fun making new friends and learning about games with origins from around the world!

Schedule for Interactive Competitive Games:

11 AM — Bingo (CTS Classroom 216)
11:30 AM — Bat-A-Ball (The Gallery)
Noon — Hula Hoop (The Gallery)
12:30 PM — Jump Rope (The Gallery)

Diversity & Inclusion Council Events for 2018

Mark your calendars and plan to join us! More information will be shared as we get closer to each event.

8th Annual International Extravaganza
Theme: International Friendship Day!
Monday, July 30, 2018
11 AM – 1 PM
Fireside Lounge/ Pub Area/ Gallery
Games | Contests | Prizes
Live Entertainment | Food | Fun

Cooking with Dean
Friday, August 17, 2018
Friday, December 14, 2018
Guest chefs to be announced!

National Prostate Cancer Awareness
Monday, September 10, 2018

Breast Cancer Awareness 
Monday, October 8, 2018

One Maryland One Book Event
Thursday, October 18, 2018
2018 Selection: Bloodworth: The True Story
of the First Death Row Inmate
Exonerated by DNA
Evidence by Tim Junkin

Holiday Unity Tree Trimming
Thursday, November 29, 2018