Winner Announced for the 2013 Prince George's Senior Idols:
7th Annual Maryland Senior Idol Winner: Irving Haywood
Irving Haywood from Prince George's County won over the crowd and the judges on April 3 at the Maryland Senior Idol with his performance of "Change is Going to Come" and was crowned the 2013 Maryland Senior Idol. Sixteen contestants representing nine of the Maryland Counties competed at the 7th Annual Maryland Senior Idol contest to a sold out crowd of 700 audience members. Charlene Haupt from Harford County took 2nd place by singing "Cheek to Cheek". The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County hosted this year's contest at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts.
Sponsors of the 7th Annual Maryland Senior Idol Thank you for supporting us!
- M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County
- Park View
- Karen Toles, District 7 County Council Member, Prince George's County
- Aetna, Inc.
- Aging and Disability Resource Center of Prince George's County
- Maryland Department on Aging
- Prince George's Advisory Committee on Aging
- World Hope, D.C. Metro and Beyond
- Prince George's Senior Providers Network
- Bykota Senior Center of Baltimore County
- Ingrid M. Turner, Esquire, District 4 County Council Member, Prince George's County
- Maryland Association of Senior Centers
Supporter & Friend Sponsors
- Byrd & Byrd, LLC
- Genesis Select Care
- Sinclair Prosser Law, LLC
- Arthritis & Pain Associates of Prince George's County
- Brett King, Artist
- Prince George's ADvisory Committee on Aging
- Express Print & Promotion
Upcoming Special Events
Wednesday, May 22, 8 am-1 pm
Senior Health and Fitness Day
Sports and Learning Complex
8001 Sheriff Road, Landover 20785
Take part in the 20th Annual Senior Health and Fitness Day. Over 50 exhibitors along with lots of great activities such as Tai Chi, hand dancing, chair exercise, hula hooping, self-defense, Zumba Gold, line dancing, massage therapy, African Drumming and even a Safety Talk by Park Police are offered. Don't forget to stop by for health screenings.
Wednesday, July 24, 9 am-1 pm
Senior Dance Party
Martin's CrosswindsCalling all seniors! Celebrate National Dance Day at the best Senior Dance Party! Enjoy an American fare breakfast while enjoying fun and fantastic dance demonstrations. Then, take to the floor for line dancing, hand dancing, belly dancing, zumba gold dancing and much more. Registration is underway.
7400 Greenway Center Drive, Greenbelt 20770
Ages 60 & better
Tickets: Resident $25; Non-resident $30
Friday, August 2, 10:30 am-2 pm
Admission: School supply items for Prince George's County middle school students in need.
Bingo-Fest allows you to have fun while helping others. Starting the school year with the school supplies is challenging for many families. Play bingo and win great prizes. Registration is underway.
Prince George's Ballroom SMARTlink #160615
Camp Springs Senior Activity Center SMARTlink #1160665
Laurel-Beltsville Senior Activity Center SMARTlink #1160473
Active Aging Week
Over 25 free activities will be available for seniors throughout Prince George's County. Join others and take a walk over the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, give kayaking a try on Lake Artemesia or at Patuxent River Park, or why not sit back and relax and enjoy a concert at Oxon Hill Manor! Discover your Community and try a new activity- you will be glad you did! Check back for more details!