Learn about red drum
Monday: The Broadneck/Magothy River Chapter of Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association will present a free seminar by Captain Chris Dollar about red drum, which are being caught in larger numbers in the Chesapeake Bay as far north as the Magothy River. The meeting at American Legion Post 175 at 832 Manhattan Beach Road in Severna Park, runs from 7:30 p.m. until about 9. Doors on the left side of the building open at 7.
Wednesday: Kiki Galvin will discuss how to spend "More Time Fishing and Less Time With Equipment" at a public meeting of Maryland Trout Unlimited from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Towson Presbyterian Church. Galvin also will cover the streams on which she guides in Maryland, Virginia and Pennsylvania.
Friday-next Sunday: The fourth annual Classic Wooden Sailboat Rendezvous & Race, presented by the National Sailing Hall of Fame & Sailing Center in Annapolis. For information about onshore events,email firstname.lastname@example.org; for information about the race, email email@example.com. Online: nshof.org.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. Hike six miles at the Sweet Air Area of Gunpowder Falls State Park at 9:30 a.m. with the D.C. chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club. Details: amc-dc.org or call 410-263-1844.
Kent Island run
Next Sunday: Kellie Thompson Shiley 5K & Family Fun Run on the Cross Island Trail at Kent Island in Chester. Starts at 9 a.m. Cost: $30 for those over 12 for the 5K or one-mile family fun run. Children age 12 and under can participate for free. Registration closes Friday, but runners can sign up on race day for $35. facebook.com/KellieThompsonShiley5kAndFamilyFunRun.
Oct. 5: The Baltimore County Game & Fish Protective Association will host a muzzleloader hunter sight-in on club grounds at 3400 Northwind Road in Carney from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Information: Call Robert Batchelor at 410-592-9276.
How boats are made
Oct. 12: There will be a one-hour tour of Judge Yachts in Denton as part of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association's youth fishing seminar series. For a complete schedule and more information on the series, go to mssa.net/youthanglerclub or call the MSSA at 410-255-5535.
Nov. 7: The U.S. Coast Guard will give a one-hour presentation on boating safety as part of the MSSA's Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association's youth fishing seminar series. Starts at 6 p.m. Free. At Alltackle, 2062 Somerville Road, Annapolis. For a complete schedule and more information on the series, go to mssa.net/youthanglerclub or call the MSSA at 410-255-5535.
November: The Baltimore County Game & Fish Protective Association will host rifle and shotgun hunter sight-ins on club grounds at 3400 Northwind Road in Carney on Nov. 9, 16 and 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Nov. 17 and 24 from noon to 3 p.m. Information: Call Robert Batchelor at 410-592-9276.
Hurd 5K Run
Nov. 9: The Fifth Annual Heather L. Hurd 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk will take place at 9 a.m. at Harford Community College. The race honors the memory of Heather L. Hurd, a history major at Harford Community College from 1999 to 2003, who was killed in 2008 by a distracted driver who was texting. On-site race registration takes place in the Susquehanna Center auxiliary gymnasium from 8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Information: go to harford.edu/heather or call 443-412-2449.
Through Nov. 3: "Crisfield Carvings — Bird Hunting on Broad Waters" will be on display daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Waterfowling Building at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum at Navy Point in St. Michaels. Free with museum admission ($13 for adults, $10 for seniors and $6 for children age 6-17, free for CBMM members and children 5 and younger). Information: 410-745-2916 or cbmm.org.
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