Give the Gift of Reading
Can you spare just two hours a week? The Greater Homewood
Adult Literacy Program is seeking volunteers to tutor
adults in reading and writing at a convenient location.
Materials and training are provided, and the hours are
flexible. For details, call 410-261-3524.
CJ's Cafe Opens
A two-day open house and tasting to celebrate the grand
opening of CJ's Cafe at the Montgomery County Campus is
scheduled for Wednesday, April 21, and Thursday, April 22.
The cafe, which previously operated under the name Campus
Cafe, has reopened under new management and now offers a
variety of light fare, including gourmet coffee,
sandwiches, soups, chili, salads, pizza and desserts.
Samples of gourmet food will be set out for tasting
from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., noon to 1:30 p.m. and 5:30 to 7:30
p.m. All beverages, including gourmet coffee, will be
available for a flat fee of $2.
CJ's Cafe is located on the first floor of the
Academic and Research Building, and is open Monday through
Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., and Friday and Saturday
from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Catering services are
The Welch Medical Library is offering beta testing of the
wireless version of a point-of-care tool that provides
continuously updated, evidence-based guidance on patient
evaluation, diagnosis and management. FIRSTConsult can be
Users will have complimentary access to FIRSTConsult
Wireless until April 30. A survey attached to the product
will give users the opportunity to comment on its
functionality and relevance.
Contact Holly Harden at 410-502-7570, Brian Brown at
email@example.com if you have any questions or
would like more details on FIRSTConsult.
Telethon Volunteers Needed
The 21st annual Children's Miracle Network Telethon to
benefit the Johns Hopkins Children's Center is scheduled to
air on ABC's WMAR-TV from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, June
Anchors Mary Beth Marsden, Brian Wood and Denise Dory
will once again serve as hosts, interviewing patient
families, physicians, staff and corporate sponsors. Since
its inception in 1984, the telethon has raised more than
$32.9 million through corporate sponsors and community
support. Volunteers are still needed.
For more information, call Paula Shell,
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