Anne Arundel County


Wednesday, Feb. 22

Shutterbugs meet The Arundel Camera Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. in Room D114 of Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Road. Monthly color slide and print competitions take place. Information: 410-518-6876.


Thursday, Feb. 23

Lecture series The Annapolis Maritime Museum's lecture series continues with Cece Donovan of the Maryland Environmental Service at 7 p.m. Weekly seminars take place Thursdays at the museum, 723 Second St. in Annapolis. Cost for members is $60 per person for the full series or $10 per seminar; $95 and $15 for nonmembers. Information: 410-295-0104 or


Republicans meet The Republican Women of Anne Arundel County meets at 6:30 p.m. in the lower-level community room of the Conte/Lubrano Building, 130 Lubrano Drive in Annapolis. Del. Cathy Vitale will be the guest speaker. Open to the public. Light refreshments will be available. Information: 410-956-2056.

Rotary club meets The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 2 Compromise St. Lee Tawney, director of the National Sailing Center, will speak. Information: 410-956-7672.

Friday, Feb. 24

Concert "Sounds of Luxembourg," featuring trumpeter Marc Weydert and organist Maurice Clement, takes place at 6:30 p.m. at St. James' Episcopal Church, 5757 Solomons Island Road, Lothian. A free-will offering will be taken to benefit the rector's discretionary fund to provide support to community members in need. Information: 301-855-7829 or

Lecture Colin Dickson, French professor emeritus at Washington College, will deliver a lecture on "Michel de Montaigne's Singular Essays: The Man, the Book, the Legacy," at 8:15 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. Information: 410-626-2539.


Auction Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts hosts its annual "All That Art" auction fundraising event from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, March 2, in the hall's galleries, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Event includes an exhibition of art in all genres and a reception with a live and silent auction. Tickets for the auctions and reception are $75 per person. Reception includes hors d'oeuvres, wine and champagne as well as entertainment. Proceeds from the event support the hall's community-based visual arts program and the participating artists. For tickets and more information, call 410-263-5544 ext. 10 or go to

Concert Guitarist David Burgess performs Brazilian guitar music at 7:30 p.m. March 7 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Tickets are $15, $10 for hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or go to


Film As part of the "On Screen/In Person Independent Film Series," Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts presents a screening of "Family Talk," followed by a discussion with the director, Sara Terry, at 7 p.m. March 9 at 801 Chase St, Annapolis. Tickets are $10; $7 for hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or go to

Fundraiser The Goshen Farm Preservation Society's annual "Java & Jazz Event," a fundraiser to benefit the restoration and preservation of Goshen Farm in Cape St. Claire, will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 25, at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, 1601 Pleasant Plains Road in Annapolis.


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