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February 2013

African American Beaches

  Hear about Margaret Brent of Maryland and Native Americans at Annapolis Maritime Museum’s winter lecture series. 7-8:30pm at the museum, Eastport. $20 w/discounts: 410-295-0104; www.amaritime.or

13 Films to Inspire 2013

Punxsutawney Phil has prognosticated an early spring, but it doesn’t feel like spring in Chesapeake Country. Like many a cold-hating human, Bay Weekly’s movie-loving groundhog Chesapeake Chuck remains hiding in his burrow.

Professional Engineers • free

  Hear Charles Norton, a nuclear regulatory engineer, talk about a Fukishima nuclear power plant meltdown scenario at the Maryland Society of Professional Engineers’ monthly meeting. 6:30pm at Double T Diner, Annapolis: 410-263-0794.

KIDS Sea Squirt: Dinosaurs • free

  Moms, dads and tots learn about the mighty dinosaurs. 10:30-11am at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons: 410-326-2042;

Calvert Conversations • free

  Long-time Calvertonians and newbies talk local history over tea and coffee. 10-11am at Twin Beaches Library, Chesapeake Beach: 410-257-2411;

Happy Valentine’s Day

  Spend the day with someone you love. 

Youth Choir Concert • free

  Hear the youth choir Voices in Praise to celebrate Ash Wednesday at Friendship United Methodist Church. 7:30pm at the church, 22 Sansbury Rd., Friendship: 410-257-7133; 

Winter Concert • free

  YellowTieGuy performs alternative rock at Prince Frederick Library. 7-8:30pm at the Library: 410-535-0291;

Adult Computer Class • free

  Yes, you can use a computer. Beginners learn basics, including how to work a mouse and keyboard. 2-3pm at Southern Library, Lusby: 410-326-5289;

Creative Memoir Workshop • free

  Author and editor Elisavietta Ritche guides you in the art of writing your creative memoir. Bring 12 double-spaces copies of your memoir, 500-800 words, to share with the group and work on. 2-3:30pm at Prince Frederick Library: 410-535-0291;