Anne Arundel County


Sunday, Oct. 13

Festival The first Hispanic Festival of the Center of Help/Centro de Ayuda will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. Event features music, entertainment, activities for children, food trucks and informational tables from community organizations. Information: 410-295-3434 or go to


Women's event Camp Letts' 18th annual Women's Wellness Weekend concludes today. Theme is Spirit, Mind & Body and includes outdoor activities, stress reduction, healthy living and relaxation. Partnering with the Full Circle Healing Arts and Varuna Aveda Salon Spa, event also features acupuncture and massage with campfires and s'mores on the bay near Bear Neck Creek. Information: 410-919-1410, email or go to

Wednesday, Oct. 16


Artists talk Multi-media artist Dawn Bond, painter Jim Fitzsimmons, sculptor Allen Linder and graphic designer Rick Strittmater of the Anne Arundel Community College Visual Arts Department presents, "Artistic Formation," a discussion about their early journeys and decisions in becoming artists at 2 p.m. in the Cade Center for Fine Arts, Room 323 on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Information:

Thursday, Oct. 17

Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 100 Compromise St. Sara Phillips, architect of the U.S. Naval Academy will give report on the status of renovations there. Information: 410-956-7672.

Friday, Oct. 18

Acoustic music The 333 Coffeehouse presents a special concert featuring the return of Max Ochs, Neil Harpe and Calico Jack at 7:30 p.m. at the Annapolis Friends Meeting House, 351 DuBois Road. Admission is $10, $8 for students, seniors and members. Information: 443-333-9613 or

Lecture Ronna Burger, a philosophy professor at Tulane University, will speak on "In the Wilderness: Moses as Founder and Lawgiver" at 8:15 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Free. Information: 410-626-2539.

Saturday, Oct. 19

Painting workshop Historic Annapolis hosts a workshop with artist Jean Brinton Jaecks from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 186 Prince George St. in Annapolis. Admission is $70 for Historic Annapolis members and $75 for nonmembers. Tickets are available at All levels of painters are welcome.


Festival The 23rd annual Arts and Music Festival at Quiet Waters Park will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at 600 Quiet Waters Park Road in Annapolis. Event features live music, food, children's activities, and art from a variety of exhibitors in pottery, leather, textiles and other media. Admission $6 per car per day. Information: 410-222-1777 or


Concert The Sixth Floor Trio, comprised of pianist/clarinetist Teddy Abrams, violinist Harrison Hollingsworth and clarinetist Johnny Teyssier, perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Road. Tickets are $20. Information: 410-647-8718 or


•Western High School class of 1978 will hold its 35th reunion on Nov. 9 and seeks contact information for graduates. Email or go to

•Brooklyn Park High School class of 1963 will hold its 50th reunion from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Nov. 9 the Olive Grove Restaurant in Linthicum. Tickets are $35 per person and must be purchased in advance. For more information, email Wayne Loyd at, Pat Glos Pettway at or call Pat Glos at 410-609-0294.


•Mount Hebron Class of 2003 will hold its 10-year reunion from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Nov. 30 at Silo.5%, 1200 Steuart St. in Baltimore. Tickets are $58 per person and must be purchased in advance by going to For more information, call Meagan McDaniels at 410-935-0644 or Ashley Cook at 410-530-0024.

Events and cancellations for the Anne Arundel County datebook may be submitted by email to Information should be sent at least 10 days before the event.