Anne Arundel County


Sunday, March 2

Movie talk The Chesapeake Arts Center presents a screening of the film "Day of the Gun" at 3 p.m. at 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. A question-and-answer session follows. Tickets are $10. Information: 410-636-6597 or


Monday, March 3

GOP meeting The Anne Arundel County Senior Republicans meets at 3 p.m. at the North County Library, 1010 Eastway in Glen Burnie. The guest speaker will be David Craig, the Harford County executive and gubernatorial candidate. Open to the public. Information: 410-789-2192.


Wednesday, March 5

Garden society The Annapolis Horticulture Society meets at 7 p.m. at St. Anne's Parish Hall, 199 Duke of Gloucester St. in Annapolis. Bill Noble will speak on "Great American Gardens: Historic, Personal and Visionary." Open to all. Information:

Camera club The Arundel Camera Club meets at 7:30 p.m. in Room D114 at Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Road. Jennifer Casey from the Maryland Office of Tourism will discuss ways that photographers can make better use of social media to share their work. Visitors welcome. Information: 410-518-6876.

Thursday, March 6

Tracing roots The Anne Arundel Genealogical Society presents "Bringing European Ancestors Back to Life After Three Years in Germany" by Richard Schmidt at 7:30 p.m. at Severna Park United Methodist Church, 731 Benfield Road. Refreshments and networking follow meeting. All are welcome. Information: 410-760-9679 or

Lecture series The Annapolis Maritime Museum's Maritime Lecture Series continues with author Larry Denton presenting "Could the Civil War Have Been Prevented?" Weekly seminars take place at 7 p.m. Thursdays at the museum, 723 Second St. in Annapolis. Cost is $10 per lecture; free for members. Information: 410-295-0104 or

Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 100 Compromise St. Carolyn Sullivan of PR People will speak about the activities and film offerings at the Annapolis Film Festival being held March 27-30. Information: 410-956-7672.

Friday, March 7


'All That Art' Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts hosts its ninth annual "All That Art" auction fundraiser from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. The event includes an exhibition of more than 45 pieces of art in genres ranging from traditional and abstract paintings to photography and sculpture, and a reception with live and silent auctions. Tickets $75. Artwork is on view through Friday in the hall's Chaney and Martino galleries. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: 410-263-5544, ext. 10 or

Classical music Live Arts Maryland continues its season at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis, at 7:30 p.m. today and 8 p.m. Saturday with the Annapolis Chorale Chamber Chorus and members of the Annapolis Chamber Orchestra performing Mozart's Solemn Vespers and Anton Bruckner's Requiem. Organist Larry Molinaro will join the orchestra for Bach's Keyboard Concerto in E major. Vocalists include soprano Kimberly Christie, tenor David Merrill and baritone Nathan Wyatt. Tickets are $40 and $15. Information: 410-280-5640 or

Women's Empowerment Symposium The collaborative effort between Anne Arundel Community College's Office of Student Engagement and the Women's Institute will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. The event includes a discussion with women who are community leaders, workshops that provide concrete tools for empowerment on both the personal and professional levels, and a speech by leadership trainer Nancy Denney. Registration is $5 and includes breakfast and lunch. Information: 410-777-2654 or email or go to

Saturday, March 8

Concert fundraiser The Caritas Society of St. John's College presents the Delta Blues and Dylan Deja-vu spring fundraiser at 8 p.m. in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Parkway in Annapolis. The event features musical performances by Erin Harpe and the Delta Swingers, Eleanor Ellis and Friends, and the Basement Band. Tickets are $40. Information: Proceeds benefit St. John's students who cannot afford college expenses.



Acoustic music 333 Coffeehouse presents Alan Reid and Rob van Sante in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 21, at the Annapolis Friends Meeting House, 351 DuBois Road. Admission is $12, $10 for seniors and members. Information: 443-333-9613 or

Oyster roast The fourth annual Annapolis Oyster Roast and Sock Burning featuring music by the Eastport Oyster Boys and the Dan Haas Band will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, 723 Second St. The event includes an oyster-shucking contest and skipjack rides at 12:15 p.m. and 2 p.m. Beer, wine, food and other beverages will be available for purchase. Tickets are $25, $30 at the door and free for children 12 and younger. Admission for a People's Choice Package is $50 per person. Information: 410-295-0104, ext. 4 or

Awards dinner The 25th annual Ed Casey Youth of the Year Awards Dinner will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 10, at the Sheraton Hotel, 173 Jennifer Road in Annapolis. The event will feature dinner, cocktails, a silent auction and ceremony. Tickets are $150 per person; $1,500 for a table of 10. Registration and information: 410-263-2542 or go to

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