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February 2013

Wednesday Wine Nights

  Bring your favorite wine and turn trash into home décor, organizational tools, fashion accessories. 5-7pm at Annmarie Garden, Solomons. $7: 410-326-4640; www.annmariegarden.org.

Adult Computer Class • free

  Beginners learn the basics including how to work a mouse and keyboard. 2-3pm at Twin Beaches Library, Chesapeake Beach: 410-257-2411; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

Book Talk

  Readers talk Aimee Bender’s The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake. 2-3:30pmat Fairview Library, Owings: 410-257-2101; www.calvert.lib.md.us

Essence of Black Love • free

  Discuss the experience and uniqueness of black love from the African American perspective as Anne Arundel Community College celebrates Black History month. noon at the student union, AACC, Arnold: 410-777-7085; www.aacc.edu.

Marylanders Grow Oysters

  Chris Judy talks about the Marylanders Grow Oysters’ program at the Captain Avery Museum Luncheon Series. Homemade soup, bread and dessert served. 11am at the Museum. $20: 410-867-4486; www.captainaverymuseum.org. 

KIDS Puddle Stompers

  Ages 3-5 practice counting and learn neat things about the Bay. 10-11am and 1:30-2:30pm at Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Edgewater. $7 w/sibling discounts; rsvp: 443-482-2388; www.serc.si.edu.

What if the cure is worse than the disease?

In our world of Zoloft commercials, it’s become easy to believe that popping a pill will magically end your depression. What happens if those Prozac promises turn out false? What if there is no magic pill for your mental malaise? What if that magic pill makes you worse?

Learn English • free

  Foreign-born adults learn how to speak, read and write English in the Calvert County Adult Education program. Take a skills assessment before the class to set up an individual learning plan. Classes Tu and Th thru March 23. Enroll anytime. 9:15-11:45am at Prince Frederick Library: 410-535-0291; www.calvertnet. k12.md.us/departments/other/adulted/ESL.html.

Learn English • free

  Foreign-born adults learn how to speak, read and write English in the Calvert County Adult Education program. Take a skills assessment before the class to set up an individual learning plan. Classes Tu and Th thru March 23. Enroll anytime. 9:15-11:45am at Prince Frederick Library: 410-535-0291; www.calvertnet. k12.md.us/departments/other/adulted/ESL.html.

Guys’ Book Club • free

  Male readers talk Outcasts United: A Refugee Team, an American Town by Warren St. John. 7pm at Severna Park Library: 410-222-6290; www.aacpl.net.