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April 2013

Herb Garden Workshop

  Plant parsley, thyme, basil, oregano, cilantro, rosemary and other herbs handy for cooking. Bring home plants, container, soil and fertilizer. 10am-noon at Willow Oak Flower and Herb Farm, 8109 Telegraph Rd., Severn. $30; rsvp: 410-551-2237; www.willowoakherbs.com. 

Garden Smarter • free

  Get the know-how on pruning trees and shrubs, getting rid of dead wood and removing rubbing branches. 10-11:30am at Prince Frederick Library. 410-535-0291; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

  Over 14,000 volunteers pick up tires, plastic bottles, cigarette butts and plastic bags equaling 250 tons of trash at last year’s 25th annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup. To join this year’s cleanup, find one of the 600 sites that is closest to you on the Foundation’s website. 9am-noon thru out the Potomac watershed: 202-973-8203; www.potomaccleanup.org. 

Monthly Makers Market

  At Makers Market, Annmarie Garden’s monthly outdoor artisan market place, find diverse and interesting local goods: original art, handmade jewelry and accessories, accessories, all-natural beauty products and décor that will make your house feel like home. 9am-noon atAnnmarie Garden, Solomons: 410-326-4640; www.annmariegarden.org.

Birdwalk at Jug Bay

  Identify a diverse population of birds by sight and sound at Jug Bay Sanctuary’s bird walk. Binoculars and field guides available to borrow. 8-11am at the Sanctuary, Lothian. $5 w/discounts: 410-741-9330; www.jugbay.org.

Twin Players’ Rumors

 

Eleemosynary at Compass Rose

 

Colonial Players’ 1776

 

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra

 

In Vino Veritas

  Taste nearly 100 wines from around the world and enjoy craft beers, food, a blind taste testing comparing French and California wines, workshops, a silent auction and raffle at St. John’s College third annual In Vino Veritas wine event. F at 5-9pm; Sa 1-6pm at St. John’s College, Annapolis: 410-626-2539; www.stjohnscollege.edu.