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February 2013

Tax Help • free

  Tax volunteers help seniors and low-income taxpayers with taxes every Tuesday thru April 9. 1-4pm at Broadneck Library: 410-222-1905; www.aacpl.net.

KIDS Blustery March

  Ages 3 to 5 learn how birds survive the blustery months and go on an outside adventure. Dress for the weather. 10-11:30am at King’s Landing Park, Huntingtown. $3 w/membership discounts; rsvp: 410-535-5327; www.calvertparks.org. 

Storm Water Management • free

  Learn about watershed restoration, mitigation community and sustainable compost management practices at Spa Creek Conservancy’s stormwater management workshop. Local fare served for lunch. 9-4pm at Annapolis Maritime Museum. rsvp: 410-267-0337; www.spacreek.org. 

Book Talk • free

  Readers talk John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars. 7-8:30pm at Prince Frederick Library: 410-535-0291; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

Tax Help • free

  Tax volunteers help seniors and low-income taxpayers every Monday thru April 12. Call ahead for an appointment. At South County Library, Deale: 410-867-4970; www.aacpl.net. 

Colonial Players’ Auditions

  Colonial Players seek three men age 20-50 and four women age 20-30s for the May production In the Next Room, or The Vibrator Play, Sarah Ruhl’s play about 19th century female sexuality. Details from the director: 410-263-5625; inthenextroom@thecolonialplayers.org.

Woodcock Watch

  Watch the mating display of American woodcocks with their peent cry, whistling and zig-zag feathers. 5:45-6:45pmat Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, Lothian. $5 w/discounts: 410-741-9330; www.jugbay.org.

Chamber Performance • free

  St. Mary’s College of Maryland Chamber Singers perform songs from the 16th century to the present at the annual Ping concert, benefitting Patuxent Habitat for Humanity. 4pm at Middleham and St. Peter’s Episcopal Parish Great Hall, 10310 H.G. Trueman Rd., Lusby: 301-863-6227; www.smcm.edu.

Chesapeake Choir Practice • free

  Singers welcome to join Chesapeake Community Chorus practice. No auditions required. 4-6pm at Asbury Retirement Community, 11100 Asbury Ct., Solomons: 301-855-7477. 

The First Print Maps • free

  See 30 maps from 1472-1700, the beginning of printing history, that portrayed the new view of Earth and its controversial place as an orbiting planet. Today’s reception 3:30-5pm. Showing thru April 13. Tu-Su noon-5pm at St. John’s College’s Mitchell Gallery, Annapolis: 410-626-2539; www.stjohnscollege.edu.