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February 2013

Taming the Gerrymander • free

  Hear the gerrymandering controversy from Lu Pierson, past president of the League of Women Voters of Maryland; Len Lazarick, publisher and editor of MarylandReporter.Com; Del. Aisha N. Braveboy (D-District 25) from Prince George’s County; and Ralph Watkins, chairman of the League of Women Voters of Maryland task force on redistricting reform, at the League of Women Voters of Anne Arundel County’s forum. 1:30-3:30pm at Annapolis Library: 

Brownies Earn Bay Badge

  Brownies earn the In the Wind Badge at Calvert Marine Museum. 1-3pm at the Museum, Solomons. $11; rsvp: 410-326-2042;

Intro to Stained Glass

  Learn to cut, shape, and grind class and create a small sun-catcher for your window. noon-4pm at Annmarie Garden, Solomons. $45 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-326-4640;

Turkey Shoots

  Take aim at targets to win ham, turkey, bacon and beef at the Deale Charter Boat Association’s turkey shoot. Refreshments sold. noon at Happy Harbor, 533 Deale Rd., Deale. $3-$6; rsvp: 443-924-3173. 

MD Ballet Auditions

  Audition for Ballet Theatre of Maryland, the state’s premier professional ballet company and training academy, for summer intensive, choreographic institute and company positions. Bring a resume, headshot and full body shot in first arabesque. Also March 10. Registration 11am at Merrit Annex, 1981 Moreland Pkwy., Annapolis. $25: 410-224-5644;

Winter Farmers Market

  Get local fare including beef, pork, eggs, chicken, winter produce, greens, backed goods, dairy products, butter, coffee, tea and honey along with local crafters’ jewelry and knits at Westfield Annapolis Winter Farmers Market. WIC and independence cards accepted and matched up to $10 per person, per week. Open every other Sunday thru April 21. 10am-2pm under orange parking garage outside Macy’s, Annapolis Mall: 410-349-0317;

Maryland Home & Garden Show


Dancing for Common Ground

  Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company partners with Common Ground Dance Company for the 7th annual Dancing for a Common Ground to benefit the Mid-Atlantic Burn Camp. Saturday enjoy professional works, a reception and silent auction. Sunday student dancers perform. Sa 7pm; Su 2pm at Anne Arundel Community College’s Pascal Center. $20 w/discounts: 410-777-2222;; 

Gypsy Vintage Monthly Sale

  Gypsy Vintage opens for its monthly sale of shabby chic recreations to furnish your home in style. Sa 8am-5pm; Su 10am-3pm at Gypsy Vintage, on corner of Rt. 4 and 258, Lothian:

See Capitol Steps at St. John’s

  The Capitol Steps, a Washington musical theater comedy company, perform a lively review of songs and spoofs that ridicule public figures across party lines. Enjoy a champagne reception with performers after the show. Doors open at 7:30pm, show starts at 8pm at St. John’s Auditorium, Annapolis. $65 w/rsvp discounts: 410-263-2371;