January 2013

Chesapeake Collectable Appraisal

  Find out the value of your nautical antiques and artifacts from appraisal experts. Items are preselected, so email photos, background, your name and phone number to jcampbellchambliss@gmail.com for an appraisal. 7-8:30pm at Annapolis Maritime Museum, Eastport. $17.50 w/discounts: 410-295-0104; www.amartime.org. 

West Marine Seminar - Garmin Q&A

Event Date:  January 19, 2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm A Garmin representative will answer your questions on the right equipment for your boat, how to install it, as well as understanding NEMA networking. The Seminal will be held at the Hillsmere West Marine. Location West Marine - Hillsmere 113 Hillsmere Dr Annapolis MD 21403 United States See map: Google Maps

Adult Computer Class • free

  Yes, you can use the computer. Beginners learn the basics including how to work a mouse and keyboard. 2-3pm at Fairview Library, Owings: 410-257-2101; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

Shorelines for a Sustainable Chesapeake • free

  Rich Takacs talks about creating living shorelines to make the Chesapeake sustainable. 7pm at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons: 410-326-2042; www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

Entrepreneurs Unite

  Find fellow entrepreneurs and inventors at Annapolis Economic Development Corporation meet-up. Hear Rob Dyer, the founder of RuckPack. Networking 5-6:30pm; Rob Dyer talks 6:30-9pm at West Kitchen, Loews Annapolis Hotel. $25; rsvp: 410-280-2712; www.annapolisedc.org. 

Resume Workshop • free

  Learn what makes a strong resume and cover letter with job counselor Sandra Holler. Bring yours for on-the-spot editing. 10am-noon at Prince Frederick Library. rsvp: 410-535-0291; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

A Capella with a Twist

  Hear award-winning a capella women’s chorus group The Harbor City Music Company perform songs with mesmerizing movement and four-part harmony at the Anne Arundel Community Concert Association’s concert series. 7:30pm at Severna Park High School. $20 w/discounts: 410-647-4881; www.arundelconcerts.50megs.com. 

Annapolis Book Talk

  Readers talk Amor Towles’ Rules of Civility. 7pm at Annapolis Library: 410-222-1750; www.aacpl.net. 

Prohibition Murder Mystery • free

  Teens dress in their prohibition best to investigate who killed Chicago’s infamous mobster at Calvert Library’s Prohibition era murder mystery. 7-8:30pm at Prince Frederick Library. rsvp: 410-535-0291: www.calvert.lib.md.us. 

Annapolis Youth Chorus Auditions

  Grades 8 thru 12 audition for Annapolis Youth Chorus, who perform with Annapolis Chorale and Annapolis Chamber Orchestra. Singers sing the first verse of America the Beautiful and one other prepared piece — a folk song, a Broadway show tune or hymn. 5-6:30pm at St. Anne's Church Parish House, 199 Duke of Gloucester St., Annapolis. rsvp: 410-263-1906; www.liveartsmaryland.org