Monday, April 6

'Monster' movie The Riviera Beach Library, 1130 Duvall Highway, Pasadena, will host a spring break screening of the film, "Monsters University," rated G, at 2 p.m. Information: 410-222-6285.


Tuesday, April 7

Technology training Anne Arundel Community College presents a Cyber and Technology Training Open House from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Center for Cyber and Professional Training, Suite 300, 7556 Teague Road in Hanover. Attendees can learn about educational pathways for cyber and technology, get an overview of noncredit courses and a look at new courses. All are welcome. Information:


Wednesday, April 8

Adult read The Adult Book Club at Crofton Library, 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton, will discuss the book "Still Life with Bread Crumbs" by Anna Quindlen from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Information: 410-222-7915 or 301-261-3909.

Thursday, April 9

Lecture Perry Jamieson, who has written books on the Civil War, will discuss "Bennett's Place" at 7 p.m. at the Chesapeake Civil War Round Table being held in Anne Arundel Community College's Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. Information: 410-777-2428 or

Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 100 Compromise St. Meeting features a presentation by the Travis Manion Foundation. Information: 410-956-7672.

Friday, April 10

Jazz concert The Mark Cook Group performs at 3 p.m. as part of the World-Class Jazz Series being held at Anne Arundel Community College's Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 224, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. Free admission. Information:

Classical music The Annapolis Chorale's season concludes with Karl Jenkins' "Gloria" at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Shows at 7:30 p.m. today and 8 p.m. tomorrow. For tickets and more information, call 410-280-5640 or go to


Meeting The Fort Meade E9 Association meets at 7 a.m. in the Pin Deck Cafe at The Lanes at Fort Meade, 4409 Llewellyn Ave. Meeting is open to active, retired, reserve and National Guard E9's of any uniformed service. All E9s are invited to attend a breakfast and meet the membership. Information:

Lecture Robert Hanning, professor emeritus of English and classical literature at Columbia University, will speak on "Aristotle on the Arno, Plato on the Thames: Prudence, Performance and Probability in the 'Decameron' and the 'Canterbury Tales'" at 8 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Free. Information: 410-626-2539 or

Saturday, April 11

'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' Men walk a mile in women's high heels around the track at Anne Arundel Community College's Siegert Field as a way to raise awareness of gender relationships and men's sexual violence against women. Registration is at 8:30 a.m. and walk begins at 9 a.m. at 101 College Parkway in Arnold. Free. Sponsored by the college's Office of Student Engagement and the Student Association, and the YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. Information: 410-777-2653.

Community yard sale The Admiral Heights Community-Wide Yard Sale will be held from 9 a.m. to noon. Admiral Heights is a 25-street neighborhood with about 625 homes along Farragut Road at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, stretching from Rowe Boulevard to Cedar Park Road. The community is accessible from U.S. 50 and West Street. Rain date is Sunday, April 12.

Flea market and crafts Vendors will offer a variety of items from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Galilee Lutheran Church, 4652 Mountain Road in Pasadena. To reserve a vendor space, contact For more information, call 410-255-4695 or 410-255-6874. Proceeds benefit the Emmaus Center and Birthright of Annapolis.



Lecture Author-humorist Ron Culberson presents the 10th annual Emily Schindler Memorial Lecture, "Do it Well, Make it Fun, the Key to Success in Life, Death and Almost Everything in Between," at 9 a.m. April 15 at the Maritime Institute, 692 Maritime Blvd. in Linthicum Heights. Admission is $45. Free parking. Information: 888-501-7077 or

'The Phantom of the Opera' Theatre at Anne Arundel Community College presents this classic tale April 17-26 in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for the Performing Arts, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. General admission tickets are $25; $15 for school employees, active military, seniors, groups, outside students and children younger than 10; and $5 for AACC students who make a purchase before April 16. For showtimes and more information, call 410-777-2457 or go to

Croquet, anyone? The 33rd annual Annapolis Cup — a croquet match between St. John's College and the U.S. Naval Academy — will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 18, on the college's front lawn, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. The match includes a lawn party where spectators don vintage-inspired attire, enjoy picnics, and dance to live music. All are invited. No outside alcohol permitted on campus. However, food, soft drinks, beer, wine and champagne will be available for cash-only purchase. Tent spaces are available but must be reserved in advance. Information: Rain date is Sunday, April 19.

Gala The Junior League of Annapolis will host its annual Casino Night at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, at Loews Annapolis Hotel, 126 West St. in Annapolis. Proceeds benefit the league's community programs. Tickets are $85 per person. VIP tickets are available for $100. For more information, contact Sarah Jane Dunaway at 443-995-2540 or go to

Concert Grand Funk Railroad will perform at 8 p.m. April 23 at the Maryland Live Casino, 7002 Arundel Mills Circle in Hanover. Tickets are $40. Information: 443-842-7000 or


May mart The Four Rivers Garden Club will host its 70th annual May Mart from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, May 1, at the Market House in Annapolis. An assortment of native plants and perennials from members' gardens, as well as herbs, cut flowers and garden treasures will be for sale. A flower-arranging workshop will be held at 9 a.m. The fee for the workshop, including supplies, is $25. Information: 443-995-2993.

'All That Art' Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts will host its 10th annual auction fundraising event from 6 p.m to 9 p.m. Friday. May 1, at 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. The event will feature live and silent auctions of more than 50 pieces of art, with proceeds benefiting the artists. Included is a reception with hors d'oeuvres, wine, champagne and entertainment. Tickets are $100 per person. Information: 410-263-5544 or

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