Oct. 7: The Anglers for Oyster Restoration' Rod & Reef Slam will be held from 6:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with a party and awards from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Lowes Wharf Marina Inn in Sherwood. Anglers will fish on three restored oyster reefs. Details: cbf.org/slam.
Oct. 7: The first Potomac River Rockfish Tournament will be held at Aqualand Marina and Campground in Newburg. Winning fishermean will receive cash awards in the light tackle, trolling and kayak divisions. Proceeds will support Hope4Nichole, a nonprofit that provides breast cancer education and increased awareness while raising money to assist those affected by the disease. The Entry fee is $30 per angler or $100 per boat. Details: 301-259-2222 and aqualandonthepotomac.com/
Oct. 13: The Benedictine Foundation will host the Benedictine Golf Classic at Queenstown Harbor Lakes. To register, go to benschool.org and click on "Special Events" under the "Support Benedictine" tab near the top of the page; deadline is Oct. 1. Details: Call the Benedictine Foundation at 410-634-2292, or e-mail Lisa Chase at email@example.com or Stacy Whewell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 21: For details about the marathon, half-marathon, 5K, team relay, BaltiMORON-a-thon, .05K, fun run, Maryland double and King Crab Challenge, go to thebaltimoremarathon.com.
Key School runs
Oct. 22: The annual Key School 5K/10K Run and Family Fun Run will begin at 534 Hillsmere Drive in Annapolis. Details: keyschool.org/5K10K. Online registration ends Oct. 20.
Hurd 5K Spooktacular
Oct. 28: The Heather L. Hurd 5K Spooktacular will be held at Harford Community College. The race honors the memory of an HCC history major from 1999 to 2003 who was killed in 2008 by a distracted driver who was texting. The race raises money for Remembrance Book Scholarships and to bring awareness to the dangers of distracted driving. For details, go to harford.edu/heather or call 443-412-2449.
Nov. 1: Jesse L. Iliff, the South River keeper, will discuss the South River's "Score Card" at a Free State Fly Fishers meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Davidsonville Family Center, 3727 Queen Anne Bridge Road.
Fish For a Cure
Nov. 4: Fish For a Cure, Eastport Yacht Club, Annapolis. Funds cancer programs at Anne Arundel Medical Center. Register at fishforacure.org.