See details of the next event on our 

Coming Up Next page!

What's coming up this Fall?

Weekly Events

Autumn Forest

Conversation Corner

Would you like to improve your English speaking and listening? 

We meet most Friday nights during the school year for a light meal, then

a fun English conversation time with other students and American 

volunteers. Practice your skills while getting to know native speakers!

When: Friday nights, 7-9 PM

Where: 3725b Metzerott Rd., College Park (put "House at the Crossroads" in your GPS)

What: English fun, and a meal ($5 donation requested, but not required)

How: Need a ride? Contact us here!

Fall dates for Conversation Corner:

September 16, 23, 30

October 7, 14, 21

November 4, 11

December 2, 9 (different location this night, TBA)

Home Grown Squash

Special Events

As an event approaches, you can get more details on our "Coming Up Next" page. Just look for the link in the description.

Worried about transportation?

Let us know!

We can provide rides to activities if 

you live in the D.C. metro area. 

Saturday, September 10 (6-9 PM)

中秋节快乐! Welcome back (or welcome for the first time) to the University of Maryland!

We are going to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival together with delicious hotpot and other

Chinese dishes. This is a pot-luck, which means you can bring your favorite food to share.

Be ready for delicious food and wonderful conversation with new and old friends. 

Saturday, October 29 (6-9 PM)

Have you ever carved a Halloween pumpkin (a Jack-'O-Lantern)? Come to our

pumpkin carving party and learn how! We will have fun creating pumpkin "art,"

then eat an outdoor meal and grill food over an outdoor fire while we listen to scary

Halloween stories. I hope you are brave! :) 

Saturday, November 19 (6-8 PM)

Sit around a traditional Thanksgiving table with friends as we enjoy a classic American

holiday meal. We'll be having turkey and all the trimmings that go with it; join us as

we give thanks for all our blessings and for each other.

Saturday, December 17 (5-8 PM)

Ho, ho, ho, it's Christmas time in Maryland! And we will celebrate with great food,

games, stories and songs. Come and experience the holiday as we explore the true

meaning of this important yearly festival. Click here for more details.