Friday Night at CSM Lecture Series: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Reconciliation. Oct. 5, 7 p.m., College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Center for Business and Industry, Room 113 E, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. The College of Southern Maryland, with the Maryland Humanities Council, kicks off a series of community conversations designed to encourage dialogue about race relationships in the state of Maryland. The series will use sermons and speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., starting with his 1963 sermon Knock at Midnight. Free. RSVP: 301-934-7658 or visit www.mdhc.org/programs/mlk.htm.
Friday Night at CSM Lecture Series: Dont Be the Victim of Identity Theft. Nov. 16, 7 p.m., College of Southern Maryland, Room 119, Prince Frederick Campus, 115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick. The College of Southern Maryland will sponsor a workshop on the subject of identity theft prevention. Topics include how to recognize the signs of identity theft, the steps to protect against it, and actions to take if one becomes a victim. Lt. Bobby Jones and Sgt. Tim Fridman from the Calvert County Sherriffs Office will present the workshop, after which there will be a question – and – answer session. Free. 301-934-7974 or 301-870-3008, ext. 7974 for Charles County; 240-725-5499, Ext. 7974 for St. Marys County or 443-550-6169, Ext. 7974 for Calvert County.