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January 2013

Sustainable Chesapeake • free

  Henry Miller talks about the impact of human use on the Chesapeake. 7pm, Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons: 410-326-2042;

Teen Origami • free

  Learn how to turn an ordinary piece of paper into something extraordinary. 6:30pm at Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library: 410-222-1770; 

Showstoppers Perform • free

  Watch the South County Showstoppers, a seniors’ dance troop, perform. 2pm at Crofton Care and Rehabilitation Center, 2131 Davidsonville Rd., Crofton: 410-267-7318; 

Book Talk & Art Tour • free

  Enjoy a docent-led tour thru the David Hayes sculpture exhibit, then talk The Architecture of Happiness by Alain de Botton. 2:30-4:30pm at St. John’s College. rsvp: 410-626-2539;

Get Heart Healthy at CSM • free

  Wear red and get a 30-minute express workout for the College of Southern Maryland’s celebration for the American Heart Association’s National Wear Red day to fight against heart disease. noon-12:30pm at Prince Frederick campus’ fitness center, off of Rt. 231: 443-550-3425; 

Jazz at MD Hall

  Jazz Violinist Aaron Weinstein weaves live performances and film narrations of rare footage of jazz violin pioneers Stéphane Grappelli, Joe Venuti and Stuff Smith. 7:30pm at Maryland Hall, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. $15 w/discounts: 410-280-5640;

Fishing the Upper Potomac • free

  Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s John Page Williams talks to Free State Fly Fishers on the status of fishing in the Bay. 7:30pm at Davidsonville Family Recreation Center, Queen Anne Bridge Rd.: 301-249-6399; email George at 

African Culture • free

  Dancer, drummer, singer, songwriter, storyteller and recording artist Ssuuna takes you on a journey to his country of Uganda with traditional songs, dances, customs and stories of his experiences. 7pm at Annapolis Library: 410-222-1750; 

Horticulture Meeting • free

  Thomas Rainer talks about native plants for cottage gardens at the Annapolis Horticulture Society meeting. 7pm at 199 Duke of Gloucester St., Annapolis:

Cinema at the Library • free

  Watch The Time Traveler’s Wife, based on Audrey Niffenegger’s novel. 6-8:30pm at Prince Frederick Library. 410-535-0291;