Sunday, Oct. 6
First Sunday Arts Festival The season's final outdoor event being held from noon to 5 p.m. in the first block of West Street and Calvert Street in Annapolis features crafts, artists, music, street performers and sidewalk dining. Among the performers are the Basement Band, Children's Theatre of Annapolis and the Annapolis Dixieland Band. Free. Information: 410-741-3267.
Monday, Oct. 7
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. Jim Walker will discuss "Light Painting with Flashlights." Information: 410-267-0461 or digitalphotoclub.net.
Tuesday, Oct. 8
Meeting The National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Chapter 1519, meets at 1 p.m. at Holy Trinity Parish Hall, 7436 Baltimore/Annapolis Blvd. in Glen Burnie. Michael Volk of Anne Arundel Community College's Cyber Center will speak. Information: 410-760-3750.
Wednesday, Oct. 9
Mayoral forum The League of Women Voters will host a candidates forum for mayor of Annapolis from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Congregation Kneseth Israel, 1125 Spa Road in Annapolis. The candidates will discuss issues and take questions from the audience. Moderator will be Steve Gunn, editor of The Capital newspaper. Information: aa.lwvmd.org.
Pressed flowers The Meade Area Garden Club will hold a class on the art of pressed flowers from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Jessup Community Hall, 2920 Jessup Road. Barbara Hallman will lead the class and participants will create their own items. Cost is $20 per person. For more information, call Lois Stephenson at 410-740-8024.
Thursday, Oct. 10
Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at Ginger Cove, 4000 River Crescent Drive. Two members will give classification talks on their careers and involvement if Rotary International. Information: 410-956-7672.
Friday, Oct. 11
Lecture William Peirce, an economics professor at Case Western University, will speak on "Can Taxes Be Fair? Should They Be?" at 8:15 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Free. Information: 410-626-2539.
Saturday, Oct. 12
Women's event Camp Letts will host its 18th annual Women's Wellness Weekend Saturday-Sunday. Theme is Spirit, Mind & Body and will include a weekend of outdoor activities, stress reduction, healthy living and relaxation. Partnering with the Full Circle Healing Arts and Varuna Aveda Salon Spa, event features acupuncture and massage with campfires and s'mores. For more information, call 410-919-1410, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to campletts.org.
Festival The eighth annual Taste of Kent Narrows will be held from noon to 5 p.m. at the Chesapeake Heritage and Visitor Center in Chester. Event features musical entertainment by Out of the Blue and Pan Fried Steel, wine tastings, arts and craft vendors, hay rides, children's activities and more. To apply for vendor space, go to tasteofkentnarrows.org. Tickets are $25 per person in advance, $30 at the door. Free for children 8 and younger accompanied by a paying adult. For tickets or more information, call 410-739-6943 or go to the website.
Festival The first Hispanic Festival of the Center of Help/Centro de Ayuda will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13 at 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. Event features music, entertainment, activities for children, food trucks and informational tables from community organizations. Information: 410-295-3434 or go to centrodeayuda.org.
Acoustic music The 333 Coffeehouse presents a special concert featuring the return of Max Ochs, Neil Harpe and Calico Jack at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Annapolis Friends Meeting House, 351 DuBois Road. Admission is $10, $8 for students, seniors and members. Information: 443-333-9613 or fsgw.org/333.
Painting workshop Historic Annapolis hosts a workshop with artist Jean Brinton Jaecks from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 19 at 186 Prince George St. in Annapolis. Admission is $70 for Historic Annapolis members and $75 for nonmembers. Tickets are available at annapolis.org. All levels of painters are welcome.
•Northeast High School class of 1973 will hold its 40th reunion "Homecoming Dance" from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 12 at Michaels 8th Ave., 7220 Grayburn Drive in Glen Burnie. Alumni from all classes are invited. There will be an open bar and music by DJ Commander Jim. Tickets are $40 per person. For more information, contact Cyndi Siemon at 410-858-3441 or email@example.com; Jean Cyford at 410-255-3217 or firstname.lastname@example.org; Verna Marlow at email@example.com.
•Centennial High School class of 1987 will celebrate its 26th reunion Friday-Saturday, Oct. 11-12 at the Ellicott Mills Brewing Co. and extends an invitation to the classes of 1986 and 1988. Activities include a happy hour on Friday and a tailgate party with a barbecue buffet preceding the homecoming football game on Saturday. For information and registration, go to centennial1987.reunionmanager.com.
•Western High School class of 1978 will hold its 35th reunion on Nov. 9 and seeks contact information for graduates. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to westernhigh1978.com.
•Mount Hebron Class of 2003 will hold its 10-year reunion from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Nov. 30 at Silo.5%, 1200 Steuart St. in Baltimore. Tickets are $58 per person and must be purchased in advance by going to mthclassof2003reunion.eventbrite.com. For more information, call Meagan McDaniels at 410-935-0644 or Ashley Cook at 410-530-0024.
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