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Sunday, Aug. 17

Summer concert The Shamrogues perform at 5 p.m. at Historic London Town and Gardens, 839 Londontown Road in Edgewater. Free admission; suggested donation of $10. Bring blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the gardens while listening to the band. Information: historiclondontown.org or 410-222-1919, ext. 200.

Monday, Aug. 18

Talking comics A Comic Book Roundtable for teens will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Edgewater Library, 25 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Drop by for a discussion of comic book characters, superhero movies, graphic novels and more. Information: 410-222-1538.

Tuesday, Aug. 19

Quilt night The Kinder Farm Park Quilters' Guild meets from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the park visitors center, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Road, Millersville. Share your interest in quilting and meet new people. The organization hosts programs, workshops, fellowship and the opportunity to work on quilting projects. No registration is required. No gate fees. Information: 410-222-6115.

Wednesday, Aug. 20

Wrestling night The Bowie Baysox sponsors "Legends of Wrestling Night" at Prince George's Stadium as the team takes on the Reading Fightin Phils at 6:35 p.m. The event features a special appearance by six-time WWF/WCW world champion and former Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle. Angle will throw out the ceremonial first pitch, sign autographs and pose for photos with fans during the game. For tickets and information, call 301-464-4865 or go to baysox.com.

Thursday, Aug. 21

Art walk The Annapolis Gallery Association will hold its 24th annual Annapolis Art Walk from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., rain or shine. Visitors can enjoy music and light summer refreshments at the galleries. Parking is recommended at the Hillman Garage off Main Street, Gotts Court Garage off Calvert Street and Northwest Street or the Knighton Garage at Colonial Drive and West Street. The Bladen Street Garage on St. Johns Street by the college is free and open to the public after 6 p.m. The Blue Circulator Trolley, also free, will travel through the city and can be hailed for a ride. Information: 410-267-7077 or artinannapolis.com.

'Baysox for a Buck Night' Catch a baseball game for a buck as the Bowie Baysox take on the Reading Fightin Phils at 6:35 p.m. Fans can order tickets at baysox.com or print a coupon and bring it to the box office to purchase general admission seats for $1. Reserved seats are $3 and box seats are $6. The online ticket offer is available through Tuesday, Aug. 19. Information: 301-464-4865.

Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 100 Compromise St. Two members will give classification talks. Information: 410-956-7672.

Friday, Aug. 22

Lecture Pamela Kraus, dean of St. John's College, will speak at 8 p.m. in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Free. Information: 410-626-2539.

Saturday, Aug. 23

Carnival and family fun Abundant Life Church will host its 24th annual Super Saturday Kids Carnival and Family Fun Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 7305 E. Furnace Branch Road in Glen Burnie. There will be pony rides, a petting zoo, midway games, am obstacle course, an 18-foot water slide, rock climbing, a moon bounce, a dunking booth, face painting, a tattoo parlor, hair salon and distribution of school supplies (first-come, first-served). Lunch and refreshments, including hot dogs, popcorn, snowballs and ice cream, will be provided. Everything is free. Information, 410-761-9075 or abundantlifechurch.us.

Wine festival The Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival will be held from noon to 6 p.m. at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 Generals Highway in Crownsville. Tickets include a souvenir cup, limited samples of beer and wine, and entertainment all day. Food will be available for purchase. Musical entertainment includes Uncle Jack, the Roadhouse Clams and Tom Larson. Proceeds benefit the Chesapeake Bay Trust. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the gate, $25 each for groups of 10 or more, free for children 12 and younger. Information: 410-507-2186 or kegsandcorksfest.com.

'La Fiesta Americana' The annual fundraiser for free cancer support programs at the Wellness House of Annapolis takes place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Homestead Gardens, 743 W. Central Ave. in Davidsonville. Tickets are $75 and can be purchased online at annapoliswellnesshouse.org or by calling 410-990-0941. 

Quiet Waters music The Sweet Leda Band performs from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road, Annapolis. Bring lawn chairs or blankets and relax under the summer sky. Admission to the park for the concert is free. Information: 410-222-1777 or navyband.navy.mil/cruisers.shtml.

Future

Canine event The SPCA of Anne Arundel County's third annual Puppy Plunge will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, at Camp Letts, 4009 Camp Letts Road in Edgewater. The event will feature music, food and vendors, along with a dog bikini contest, followed by the best trick and best pooch smooch contest. Information: aacspca.org.

Concert Rams Head Promotions presents R&B vocalist Jeffrey Osborne at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, at the Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Osborne has recorded such hits as "Stay With Me Tonight," "Only Human" and "On the Wings of Love." Tickets are available at 410-268-4545, 410-244-1131 or online at ramsheadonstage.com.

Beach bash The Annapolis Maritime Museum will host its 10th annual Boatyard Beach Bash from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, 723 Second St. Among the musical guests is the John Frinzi Band, along with Coral Reefer steel guitarist Doyle Grisham, Peter Mayer and Scott Kirby. Tickets are $65, VIP admission is $125. Information: 410-295-0104 or amaritime.org.

Events and cancellations for the Anne Arundel County datebook may be submitted by email to arundel.calendar@baltsun.com. Information should be sent at least 10 days before the event.

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