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March 2013

Peculiar Puzzles

  Challenge your brain with not-your-ordinary kinds of jigsaw puzzles and games. Pack a lunch and dress for a mess. 9am-3:30pm at Annmarie Garden, Solomons. $40; rsvp: 410-326-4640; www.annmariegarden.org.

Tax Help • free

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

Book Signing

  Martin Clancy and Tim O’Brien, authors of Murder at the Supreme Court, read and sign copies of their book. 7-9pm at Annapolis Bookstore, 35 Maryland Ave.: 410-280-2339; www.annapolisbookstore.com.

Passover Seder

  Join in a Passover dinner and ceremony for all faiths. Bring a suitable dish to share. 5-9pm at Unitarian Universalist Church, 333 DuBois Rd., Annapolis. $10 w/age discounts; rsvp: 410-266-8044; www.uuca-md.org. 

Blue Bird Hike • free

  Hike to find blue birds and learn their nesting habits and life cycles. 2-3pm at Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary, Upper Marlboro. rsvp: 301-888-1377.

Family Butterfly Fun • free

  Ages 10 and over learn butterfly basics including grouping and identification, then put their skills to the test. 1:30-3:30pm at Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Edgewater: 443-482-2200; www.serc.si.edu.

Brain Games • free

  Get extra practice for family game night and keep your mind sharp with brain games like Scrabble and Mahjongg. noon-2pm at Prince Frederick Library: 410-535-0291; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

Egg Hunt • free

  Search for eggs, meet mini ponies, get your face painted and take home balloons at Bay Ridge Christian Church’s Spring Egg Hunt. 10:30am-12:30pm at the Church, 1071 Bay Ridge Rd., Annapolis: 410-263-2992; www.bayridgechristianchurch.org. 

KIDS Fossil Egg Hunt

  Explorers ages 3 to 8 look for eggs with real fossils hidden inside. Bring your own baskets. 10:30am at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons. free w/admission: 410-326-2042; www.calvertmarinemuseum.com. 

Willow Oak Egg Hunt

  Kids search Willow Oak’s woodland trails for Easter treats, toys and eggs. 10am-noon at Willow Oak Flower and Herb Farm, 8109 Telegraph Rd., Severn. $5; rsvp: 410-551-2237; www.willowoakherbs.com.