Monday, Jan. 28
Photo club The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis meets at 7 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Bill Tongue presents "Textures, Layers & Masks Using Photoshop." There will also be a field trip review and a member's showcase. Information: 410-267-0461 or digitalphotoclub.nethttp://digitalphotoclub.net.
Wednesday, Jan. 30
Photographers meet The Arundel Camera Club meets at 7:30 p.m. in Room D114 at Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Road. Steve Gottlieb will discuss "46 Things to Think About Before You Press the Shutter." Visitors are welcome. Information: 410-518-6876.
Thursday, Jan. 31
Lecture series The Annapolis Maritime Museum's annual winter lecture series continues at 7 p.m. with "Piracy on the Chesapeake Bay." Weekly seminars take place Thursdays at the museum, 723 Second St., Annapolis. Advance tickets are $17.50; $12.50 for members; $20 at the door. Information: amaritime.org.
Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 2 Compromise St. Jazz guitarist Rob Levit will speak about art, music and creativity programs. Information: 410-956-7672.
Saturday, Feb. 2
Bawdy Songs Night at the Museum Concert of dirty ditties, bawdy ballads and lusty lyrics, featuring Jennifer Cutting and others, will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, 723 Second St. Advance tickets are $20, $15 for museum members; $25 at the door. Information: 410 295-0104 or amaritime.org.
Classical concert The Merlin Ensemble Vienna presents Transfigured Night, a performance featuring Schoenberg's piece of the same name in an arrangement for piano trio at 4 p.m. Feb. 3 at St. John's College's Great Hall, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Information: stjohnscollege.edu.
An Evening of Jazz Violin: Live & On Film Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts' showcase artist series continues with jazz violinist Aaron Weinstein at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6 at 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Tickets are $15; $10 for hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or marylandhall.org.
Acrobats The Peking Acrobats perform at 7 p.m. Feb. 7 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. The troupe consists of tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, cyclists and gymnasts, and the performance is accompanied by musicians playing traditional Chinese instruments. Tickets are $30; $18 for children and hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or marylandhall.org.
Family concert "Carnival of the Animals," featuring the Bob Brown Puppets, will be held at 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Meet-the-musicians sessions will be held at 1:15 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Tickets are $12. Information: 410-263-0907.
Book fair Seeds 4 Success will host a community book fair from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 9 at Barnes and Noble, Annapolis Harbour Center, 2516 Solomons Island Road in Annapolis. Purchases of books, games, puzzles, cards, and more will generate funds to help support reading intervention and mentoring services. Event also include music by Bridgette Michaels and Dawn Madak, valentine making with artist, Cindy Cole, balloon sculpting, readings from Shakespeare with members of the Compass Rose Theatre, free dessert, and a story hour. Information: 443-924-6575
Film series Maryland Hall presents a screening of "Cafeteria Man" and a discussion with the director, Richard Chisolm at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 at 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. This screening is part of the "On Screen/In Person Independent Film Series" taking place this winter. Tickets are $10; $7 for hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or marylandhall.orghttp://marylandhall.org.
Comedy troupe The Capitol Steps, a musical-theater troupe from Washington, will perform at 8 p.m. March 2 in St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. The performance is a fundraiser to benefit student financial aid. Show includes a lively revue of songs and spoofs that make fun of public figures across all party lines. Tickets are $60 in advance, $65 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.stjohnscollege.edu/events. To purchase by check, make checks payable to Caritas Society, St. John's College, P.O. Box 2800, Annapolis 21404-2800. Information: 410-972-4505 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reunion The Cardinal Gibbons High School Class of 1973 will hold its 40th reunion April 20 at Reflections Banquet Hall, 8015 Fort Smallwood Road in Pasadena. Information: 410-382-6919 or email email@example.com.
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