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Sunday, April 19

Earth Day Celebration At Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road, Annapolis, residents can celebrate Earth Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be nature programs, educational displays and demonstrations, volunteer activities and more. Free entry to the park. Information: 410-222-1777


Jazz on Sundays Quartet 122 performs at 3 p.m. at the Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Tickets are $15; $13 for military; $12 for center members and seniors; $10 for children 12 and younger. Information: 410-636-6597 or

'How Are the Crabs Going to Be This Year?' The Anne Arundel County Watermen's Association presents a Blue Crab Symposium that address this issue and others at 3 p.m. at the Carrie Weedon Science Center, 911 Galesville Road in Galesville. Event is free and refreshments will be served. Donations appreciated. Information:


Tuesday, April 21

Panel presentation The Annapolis History Consortium presents "Annapolis 1865: Peace At Last!" at 8 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Program continues a series that tells the story of Annapolis during the Civil War through the words of the people of that time and contemporary illustrations. Free and open to the public. Information: 410-626-2881 or sjc/edu/historylectures.

Wednesday, April 22

Earth Day Anne Arundel Community College will hold an Earth Day Celebration from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Quad, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. Event is co-sponsored by the Campus Activities Board, Student Engagement office and the Biology Club. Free. Information: 410-777-2218.

Thursday, April 23

Rock music Grand Funk Railroad performs at 8 p.m. at the Maryland Live Casino, 7002 Arundel Mills Circle in Hanover. Tickets are $40. Information: 443-842-7000 or

Concert The Anne Arundel Community Concert Association presents "The Fiddle — Past, Present and Future," featuring Canadian instrumentalist Karrnnel, at 7:30 p.m. at Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Road. Tickets are $20. Information: 410-647-8718 or

Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 100 Compromise St. Information: 410-956-7672.


Friday, April 24

Dinner theater The Shady Side Theatre at Centenary United Methodist Church presents the musical "Godspell" today through Sunday at 6248 Shady Side Road. Dinner is at 6:30 p.m. and showtime is 7:15 p.m. Cost is $20 per person. For tickets and more information, call 410-867-3085 or email

Classical meets jazz The Clazzical Project, along with pianist Brian Ganz, performs at 8 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, 333 Dubois Road. During the program, Ganz will play classical pieces while the Clazzical Project trio blends each classical piece with jazz renditions. Featured are flutist Don Stapleson, guitarist Pete Fields and cellist Fred Lieder. Tickets are $15 at the door. For more information, call 410-266-8044 or go to

Theater production The King William Players, St. John's College's student theater troupe, will perform "Arcadia" at 8 p.m. today and Saturday in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Free admission. Information:

Saturday, April 25

Healthy Anne Arundel From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., there will be a Healthy Anne Arundel display and free health screenings at the Arts in the Park Festival, Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. The screenings will be provided by Anne Arundel Medical Center, the Baltimore Washington Medical Center and MedStar Harbor Hospital. Information:


Concert The Arundel Vocal Arts Society's 32nd annual Spring concert, "Humanity in Harmony," a tribute to human rights, justice and peace will be held at 7 p.m. at Eastport United Methodist Church, 926 Bay Ridge Ave. in Annapolis. Tickets are $20, free for children accompanied by an adult. Information:


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

A cappella showcase Some of the region's best contemporary a cappella groups will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Performers include Vox Pop, the Capital Hearings, Uncommon, and the all-female group from St. Mary's High School, Nothing But Treble. Tickets are $23, $15 for hall members and students. Information: 410-280-5640 or

Mother's Day tea Chesapeake Life Center invites women and girls of all ages grieving the death of their mother or grandmother to its annual Tea Remembering Mothers at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 3, at Willow Oak Flower and Herb Farm, 8109 Telegraph Road in Severn. Cost is $25 per person. To register and more information, call 888-501-7077 or go to


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