Anne Arundel County

Anne Arundel County Digest

Classical music concerts

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra presents "Austrian Melodies" at 8 p.m. Feb. 28 and March 1 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Program pays homage to the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Anton Bruckner. In conjunction with these concerts, St. John's College and the orchestra will hold a panel discussion on Bruckner's Symphony No. 7 at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18 in the Conversation Room at the college, 60 College Ave. Concert tickets are $25, $10 for students. Information: 410-263-0907


Theatrical productions

•Live Arts Maryland presents "Once Upon a Mattress" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14 and 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Tickets are $25. Information: 410-280-5640 or


•The Colonial Players present the comedy/drama "Superior Donuts," Feb. 14 through March 8 at 108 East St. in Annapolis. Show times are 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. There will also be a 7:30 p.m. show Sunday, Feb. 23. Tickets $20 and $15. Information: 410-268-7373 or

Fruit sale

The Severn River Lions Club is selling Florida citrus fruit as part of its fundraising efforts to benefit community groups. Orders should be placed by Feb. 18 for delivery between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Feb. 22 at Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Road. Fruit remaining after 1 p.m. will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Available for sale: ruby red grapefruit: $20 (2/5 bushel), $34 (4/5 bushel); temple oranges: $21 (2/5 bushel); mix of oranges and grapefruit: $22 (2/5 bushel). To order: 410-518-9863, 410-647-7135, 410-544-1156, 410-647-7338 or

'All That Art'

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts will host its ninth annual "All That Art" auction fundraiser from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. March 7 at 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Event includes an exhibition of more than 45 pieces of art in all genres and a reception with a live and silent auctions of art during the evening. Tickets are $75. Event will feature live and silent auctions of artwork, ranging from traditional and abstract paintings to photography and sculpture. From Feb. 24 through March 7, the artwork will be on display in Maryland Hall's Chaney and Martino galleries. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: 410-263-5544, ext. 10 or