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Sunday, July 13

Summer Concert Series The Eastport Oyster Boys will perform from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Historic London Town and Gardens, 839 Londontown Road, Edgewater. Free admission; suggested donation of $10. Bring blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the gardens while listening to the band. Information: historiclondontown.org or 410-222-1919, ext. 200

Monday, July 14

Literary magic The Fizz, Boom, Read Magic Show with Joe Romano will be at the Crofton Library, 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton, at 11:30 a.m. for young children. Information: 410-222-7915 or 301-261-3909.

Tuesday, July 15

Bubble lady Margie Lynch, also known as The Bubble Lady, will be at the Edgewater Library, 25 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater, at 7 p.m. creating huge bubbles using dry ice and hot water. Children will find out if a librarian fits inside a bubble. Information: 410-222-1538.

Wednesday, July 16

Kinder farm friends The Friends of Kinder Farm Park Historical Society meets from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Kinder Farm Park, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Road, Millersville. Join others that are interested in learning about and sharing the agricultural heritage of Anne Arundel County. Current efforts are directed toward the restoration of farmhouse to what it might have looked like during the 1930s. Information: 410-222-6115.

Thursday, July 17

Concert The Annapolis Maritime Museum's Tides and Tunes summer concert series presents the soul fusion music of Higher Hands from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at 723 Second St. Admission is free, though a $10 per person donation is welcome. The event will be canceled if it rains. Information: 410-295-0104 or amaritime.org.

Rotary Club The Annapolis Rotary Club meets at noon at the Annapolis Yacht Club, 100 Compromise St. Mimi Jones and John Weese will give classification talks. Information: 410-956-7672.

Friday, July 18

Homeless coalition The Anne Arundel and Annapolis Coalition to End Homelessness meets 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at 2666 Riva Road, Annapolis. This is an open monthly meeting to discuss homelessness in Anne Arundel County. Information: Beth Brush 410-222-7600, ext. 153.

Saturday, July 19

Garden time Ask a master gardener your gardening questions from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Crofton Library, 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton, and bring a bug, weed or plant in a sealed plastic bag for analysis. Information: 410-222-1538.

Concert Series The Kelly Bell Band perform blues music from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road, Annapolis. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Admission to the park during the concert is free.


Crab feast The Rotary Club of Annapolis will hold its 69th annual crab feast from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Tickets are $65, $20 for children 3-12 and free for children younger than 3. Buy tickets at annapolistickets.showare.com or call 877-333-9667 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Online and telephone sales end at noon Aug. 1. Tickets will be available at the stadium box office starting at 4 p.m. the day of the event.

'Genealogy in Quilt Text and Image' The Anne Arundel Genealogical Society presents this program, featuring Joan M.E. Gaither, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 at Severna Park United Methodist Church, 731 Benfield Road. Refreshments will be served and networking starts at 7 p.m. All are welcome. Information: 410-760-9679 or aagensoc.org.

Music festival The Silopanna Music Festival, featuring performances by Eric Hutchinson, the Flaming Lips, Dashboard Confessional, Matt & Kim, Sleeper Agent, Hellogoodbye, Chappo, Twin Forks, Jimmie's Chicken Shack, Pasadena, Sweet Leda, Higher Hands and others will be held Saturday, Aug. 16, at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 Generals Highway in Crownsville. Tickets are $59.50 until Aug. 1, when they increase to $69.50. VIP passes are $150 through Aug. 1, $175 after. For information, go to silopannafestival.com.

Wine festival The third annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 Generals Highway in Crownsville. Tickets include a souvenir cup, limited samples of beer and wine, and entertainment all day. Food will be available for purchase. Musical entertainment includes performances by Uncle Jack, the Roadhouse Clams and Tom Larson. Proceeds benefit the Chesapeake Bay Trust, which funds educational programs in schools to teach children about the environment and ground restoration work. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the gate, $25 each for groups of 10 or more, free for children 12 and younger. Information: 410-507-2186 or kegsandcorksfest.com.

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

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