News Release, College of Southern Maryland

CSM Reopens After Winter Break.Jan. 2, 2020. College of Southern Maryland (CSM), all campuses. All CSM campuses will resume regular operations Jan. 2 after being closed for Winter Break. Visitwww.csmd.edu.

CSM Fitness Centers Announce New Hours. Jan. 3. College of Southern Maryland (CSM), La Plata and Leonardtown campuses. The CSM La Plata and Leonardtown Wellness, Fitness and Aquatic facilities will begin new hours of operation Jan. 3. The La Plata Fitness Center and pool will open at 6 a.m. and close at 9 p.m. The Leonardtown Fitness Center and pools will open at 5:30 a.m. and close at 9 p.m. Call 301-934-2251, ext. 7730 (La Plata) or 240-725-5300, ext. 5370 (Leonardtown).

CSM 2020 Winter Graduation Commencement.2:30 p.m., Jan. 16. College of Southern Maryland (CSM), La Plata Campus, Physical Education Center (PE Building), 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. CSM will recognize its winter graduates. Tickets are required to the PE Building. Guests are asked to arrive at least 30 minutes before the start of the ceremony. All guests are subject to a bag check before entry. The college’s nursing recognition will take place at 10 a.m. in the PE Building.graduation@csmd.edu,www.csmd.edu/commencement.

CSM Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.Jan. 20. College of Southern Maryland (CSM), all campuses. CSM will be closed in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 20.www.csmd.edu.

CSM Spring Semester Begins.Jan. 21. College of Southern Maryland (CSM), all campuses. Classes begin for the Spring 2020 Full-term (Jan. 21- May 11) and Minisession I (Jan. 21-March 9) terms. To register, visitwww.csmd.edu/apply-register.

CSM Theater Auditions.6-9 p.m., Jan. 24; 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Jan. 25. College of Southern Maryland (CSM), La Plata Campus, Fine Arts Center (FA Building), Brad and Linda Gottfried Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Open auditions will be held for Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” (to be presented in April). If interested in “Twelfth Night,” please prepare a one-minute Shakespearean monologue. If necessary, callbacks will be 6-9 p.m. on Jan. 27, Visitwww.csmd.edu/community/the-arts/theater-dance/auditions/.


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