To submit an item for the Civic Calendar, e-mail email@example.com or fax the submission to 703-917-0991. Deadline is Thursday at noon two weeks prior to the event. For questions, call Matthew Razak at 703-917-6476.
<cal2>Computer Security Class. Computer housekeeping and security at Bethesda Vital Living Center, 4805 Edgemoor Lane, 2nd floor, 2:15-4 p.m. Ages 55 and up. Cost $5. Call 240-395-0916.
Family Support Group. DRADA (Depression and Related Affective Disorders Association), Potomac Chapter, will meet at 7:30 p.m., in the Parish Hall of St. Raphael's Church at 1513 Dunster Road, Rockville. The meeting is for the families and friends of people who have been diagnosed with depression or bipolar illness. Free. Call 301-299-4255 or 301-570-9065 or visit www.drada-potomac.org.
<cal2>Blood Drive. The Bethesda Central Office of Weichert, Realtors will hold a blood drive through the American Red Cross at the office location at 7200 Wisconsin Ave., 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. and is open to the public. All who donate blood will receive a free American Red Cross tee-shirt. Contact Mynor Herrera at 301-656-2500.
<cal2>Adoption Workshop. International and domestic adoption information at The Barker Foundation, 7979 Old Georgetown Road., 1st floor, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Ages 21 and up. Free. Call 301-664-9664.
Toastmasters Meeting. The ASCE Toastmasters Club will meet at the Potomac Community Center, 11315 Falls Road, at 9:20 a.m. Become a better public speaker. Newcomers always welcome. Contact Bernard Gogel at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-524-8038 or Kin Wong at 202-366-0626.
Quilt Show. The Potomac Craftsman present Jeanne Benson who will display her Quilt work and explain her Victorian log cabin technique at St. Mark Presbyterian Church, 10701 Old Georgetown Road, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Free. Visit www.potomaccraftsmenguild.org.
<cal2>Lecture. Mr. Gregg Rickman, U.S. State Department Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, will speak at Congregation Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Road, Potomac, at 8 p.m. Mr. Rickman will discuss “U.S. Strategy to Implement the Global Anti-Semitism Act of 2004.” Free and open to the public. Reservations are recommended: write to email@example.com, or call 301-299-7087, ext. 2311.
Theosophical Discussion. The Theosophical Society will present "The Invisibile Reality: Growing Up, the Aura," at 4865-A Cordell Ave., Bethesda. Call 202-237-2372 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
<cal2>Daytimers Forum. A brown bag Daytimers Forum will be held at noon at Congregation Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Road, Potomac. Film reviewer Jane Horwitz will discuss "A Reviewer's Life in Film." Call 301-299-7087.
<cal2>Harbor School Open House. Meet faculty and take a tour or the Harbor School, 7701 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, 10 a.m. Preschool and kindergarten. Free. Call 301-365-1100.
Support Group. DRADA (Depression and Related Affective Disorders Association), Potomac Chapter, will meet at 7:30 p.m., in the Parish Hall of St. Raphael's Church at 1513 Dunster Road (Falls Road and Dunster Road) in Rockville. The meeting is for the families and friends of people who have been diagnosed with depression or bipolar illness. Free. Call 301-570-9065 or 301-299-4255.
<cal2>Holistic Pregnancy Class. Remedies and yoga postures for common pregnancy concerns at Tranquil Space Bethesda, 7475 Wisconsin Ave., Suite 8, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Cost $45. Call 301-654-9642.
<cal2>Li-Ming Toastmasters Club welcomes guests in developing communications and leadership skills from 10:15-11:30 a.m. at the staff lounge of Julius West Middle School, 651 Great Falls Road, room 119, Rockville. Free to newcomers. Call 301-762-7978 or visit http://liming.freetoasthost.net/index.html.
<cal2>Mom's Club. MOM's Club of Potomac offers activities for stay-at-home moms and their children. Come to the meeting at the Potomac Community Center, 11315 Falls Road, at 10:30 am, featuring Mad Science. E-mail or call Nadia Nawaz at email@example.com or 301-762-4460.
<cal2>Health Screening. Residents living in and around the Rockville, community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke. Life Line Screening will be at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, 6125 Montrose Road, Rockville. Appointments will begin at 9 a.m. All four screenings take less than an hour to complete. Cost is $129. Call 1-877-237-1336 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com. Pre-registration is required.
<cal2>Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will hold a job fair for positions in special education and related services, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Quince Orchard High School. All candidates must preschedule an interview. To register call 301-279-3010. Registration deadline is Feb. 16.