The Sowing Empowerment & Economic Development organization is hosting an event on Nov. 7 at 5240 Paint Branch Parkway starting at 8 a. m. The 5k run and walk will raise money for holiday baskets going towards SEED’s education, housing, and community programs for low-to-moderate income families. Registration for adults is $35, but children 12 and under are free. To register, visit For more information: call 301 – 458 – 9808 ext. 126, or e-mail or