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April 2013

Bowie Theatre Auditions

  Audition for Bowie Community Theatre’s The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife. Needed are two women in their late 40s or early 50s, a Middle Eastern man in his early 20s, a man in his late 50s and a small-statured woman in her 80s. Be prepared to read from the script; bring a headshot and resume. 6:30pm at 205 Kenhill Center, 2614 Kenhill Dr., Bowie:

Knife Skills

  Learn how to mince, dice, brunios, batonnet and julienne veggies like a pro. 7-9pm at Whole Foods, Annapolis. $50; rsvp: 410-224-2042;

Healthy Eating Talk and Tasting • free

  Learn how a diet rich in fruits and veggies lowers your risk of heart disease, stroke, certain cancers and many other health concerns. 11:30am-noon at Whole Foods, Annapolis. rsvp: 410-224-2042;

St. John’s Performs Mozart • free

  Hear the St. John’s College Chorus and Orchestra play Mozart’s Requiem. 7pm at the College’s McDowell Hall: 410-626-2539;

Esophageal Cancer Awareness • free

  Learn how to detect reflux disease and prevent esophageal cancer from Dr. Bruce Greenwald from Esophageal Cancer Action Network. 6:30pm at Broadneck Library: 410-222-1905; 

Charity Wine Night

  Enjoy five small courses and wine pairings from Luna Blu to benefit the Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence. 5pm at 36 West St., Annapolis. $60; rsvp: 410-479-1149;;

Chesapeake Choir Concert

  Chesapeake Community Choir performs contemporary, gospel, classical Christian and secular music at their Peace to You concert to benefit charities in Calvert County. 5pm at North Beach Union Church, 8912 Chesapeake Ave., North Beach. donations: 301-855-7477; 

Gospel Choir

  Hear the inspiring hymns from the St. Paul United Methodist’s gospel choir. Cookies and punch served. 4:30pm at the Church, 11000 HG Trueman Rd., Lusby. donations: 410-236-4475; 

The Oyster Question • free

  Christine Keiner introduces her book The Oyster Question: Scientists, Watermen and the Maryland Chesapeake. 3pm at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons: 410-326-2042;

Bands on the Bay

  Dance to the Caribbean steel drumming of Orlando Phillips and acoustic rock of the Doug Segree Band, meet the Washington Redskins Cheerleaders and bid in a live and silent auction at the eighth annual Bands on the Bay to benefit the Hunter Nelson Sturge-Weber Center at the Kennedy Krieger Institute. 1-6pm at Herrington on the Bay, 7151 Lake Shore Dr., Rose Haven. $100 w/rsvp discounts: 240-375-6106;