Indoor archery

 Mondays, Thursdays in February, March: Vingt Neuf Bowmen, 8735 Honeygo Blvd., Perry Hall, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. $5 registration. Shoot 20 yards inside heated Maryland State Game and Fish Protective Association hall. No crossbows. Information: Call Bob at 410-746-3424.

Valentine valor

Saturday and next Sunday: Terrapin Adventures in Savage will host its annual Romantic Adventure. Couples can declare their love as they jump from the "Leap of Faith" 40 feet in the air, fly on the zipline, experience a giant swing and dare to climb the high tower. Three hours, beginning at 9:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. The cost is $85 per couple. Information:, 301-725-1313 or

Saltwater Expo

Feb. 23: The Saltwater Fishing Expo, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Annapolis Elks Lodge. Speakers and topics: 9 a.m., Capt. Charlie Sisson: "Chesapeake Bay Live Lining for Stripers"; 11 a.m., Capt. Keith Neal: "Offshore Trolling for Wahoo/Marlin/Tuna/Dolphin"; 1 p.m., Capt. Wayne Morgan: "Chesapeake Bay Spring Trolling for Trophy Stripers." Information:

Fishing flea market

Feb. 23: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Gamber Fire Hall, 3838 Niner Road, Finksburg. Sponsor: Central Maryland Bassmaster. Admission: $3. Door prizes. Tables: $30. Boat spaces: $5. Information: Call Jason Parker at 410-442-2323.

Baltimore Boat Show

Feb. 28–March 3: Baltimore Convention Center, 1 W. Pratt St. Feb. 28, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; March 1, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; March 2, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; March 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Adults: $12. Children 15 and younger: free with paid adult admission. Information:

Another fishing market

March 2: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Back River United Methodist Church, 544 Back River Neck Road, Essex/Middle River. Sponsored by Middle River Bass Club. Tables $20 (all inside). Boat space $10. Admission $2. For information or to reserve a table or space, call Scott at 410-977-1669 or Ron at 410-916-5692.

Lefty Kreh's Tiefest

March 9: Fly-tiers such as Bob Popovics, Steve Silverio and Blane Crockett will demonstrate patterns effective in the mid-Atlantic region and answer questions at Lefty Kreh's Tiefest, sponsored by the Coastal Conservation Association Maryland. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Prospect Bay Country Club in Grasonville. Casting instruction will be available for youngsters under 16 from 11 a.m. to noon. Free for CCA members and youngsters under 16; $10 for others. Nonmembers may join CCA at the event for $25 and get in free.

America's Cup talk

March 9: NBC commentator Gary Jobson of Annapolis will give a talk titled "Sailing: Speed and Passion" and predict this summer's America's Cup winner in an event at 6 p.m. at the Capital Yacht Club, 1000 Water St. SW, Washington. The talk will be preceded by a scotch tasting and followed by a book signing. Tickets are $40 at Information: 202-547-1250 or

Capital Angling Show

March 10: 38th Annual National Capital Angling and Conservation Show conducted by the National Capital Chapter of Trout Unlimited. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Hanley Field House, Georgetown Preparatory School, North Bethesda. Speakers and instructors include Lefty Kreh, "Digital Photography" and "Why We Fish: Around the World in 50 Minutes"; Tom Rosenbauer, " How to Read Streams: The Secrets of Finding More Fish," and "Trout Fishing in Small Streams"; Dave Rothrock, "Pennsylvania Fly Hatches and Life Cycle Imitations"; Mark Snyder, "Getting Started — Flyfishing 101"; Colby Trow, "Shenandoah Valley Spring Creeks"; Capt. C. D. Dollar, "Light Tackle Kayak Fishing on Chesapeake Bay and its Tributaries"; and Guy "Spilunker" Turenne, "Trouting in Northern Colorado." Information:

Sea kayaking introduction

March 16: The Chesapeake Paddlers Association will sponsor "SK 101: Introduction to Sea Kayaking," a one-day seminar, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the West River Center in West River. The event is primarily for new paddlers, but everyone is invited. Cost is $28 per person, which includes a light breakfast and lunch. Advanced registration is required. Details: