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December 2012

Christmas Lessons & Carols • free

  Bob Robinson, Robert Tudor and St. Margaret’s Combined Choirs perform Christmas favorites interspersed with Christmas lessons at morning services. 9am and 11:15am at St. Margaret’s Church, 1601 Pleasant Plains Rd., Annapolis: 410-974-0200; www.st-margarets.org.

Winter Wonderland Tea

  Continue your holiday celebration with High Tea, savoring scones, sandwiches and desserts in one of Maryland’s most historic and beautifully decorated homes. 4pm at Belair Mansion, 12207 Tulip Grove Dr., Bowie. $27; rsvp: 301-809-3089; www.museumevents@cityofbowie.org.

Talk Horseshoe Crabs

  Touch horseshoe crabs, creatures that have been around since before the dinosaurs. 1-4pm at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons. free with $7 admission: 410-326-2042; www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

KIDS Kwanzaa Celebration

  Kids celebrate Kwanzaa with stories, drum-making and crafts from West Africa. 10:30-12:30pm at Chesapeake Children’s Museum, 25 Silopanna Rd., Annapolis. $4 admission; rsvp: 410-990-1993; www.theccm.org.

KIDS Kristmas Kaboose • free

  Ages 1 to 10 board the Kringle Kaboose to play games and trainspot. 10:30am-noon at the Bowie Railroad Museum, 8614 Chestnut Ave., Bowie: 301-575-2488.

Pizza at Honey’s Harvest

  Enjoy Italian bread pizza, beer and wine every Friday. 4-7:30pm at Honey’s Harvest, 7150 Lake Shore Dr., Rose Haven: 410-257-7757; www.honeysharvest.com. 

Talk Megalodon Fossils

  See Megalodon fossils and learn what was in the water with them eight to 20 million years ago. 1-4pm at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons. free with $7 admission: 410-326-2042; www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

KIDS Hot Stuff

  Ages 3-10 tie bake breads. 10am-noon at Chesapeake Children’s Museum, 25 Silopanna Rd., Annapolis. $10; rsvp: 410-990-1993; www.theccm.org.

Share Holiday Favorite Traditions

  Draw a picture of your favorite holiday tradition to be displayed at the Mt. Hope Community Center. All entries must be received by 8pm today, and all receive a prize. Drop off 9am-8pm at the Center, 104 Pushaw Station Rd., Sunderland. rsvp: 410-257-6770.

Holidays at Billingsley • free

  Tour historic Billingsley House, festooned with greens and garlands. 9am-3pm at the House Museum, 6900 Green Landing Rd., Upper Marlboro: 301-627-0730.