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April 2013

KIDS Business Fair

  Kidpreneurs ages 7 to 16 present business plans to win over judges at Financial Futures Now first annual Children’s Business Fair to benefit Anne Arundel County’s Casa, advocates for abused and neglected children. Baltimore Children’s Mandolin Orchestra performs (noon). 10am-1pm at Severna Park Community Center, 623 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd. $10 entry; $5 admission w/age discounts; rsvp: 301-802-7712; childrensbusinessfairmd.com.

Zumbathon • free

  Enjoy a fun workout and learn about improving global health. Donations benefit the IMA World Health’s safe motherhood kits. 10am-noon at Anne Arundel Community College’s gym, Arnold: 410-777-2366; www.aacc.edu/campusthatcares.

Environmental Fair • free

Learn how to make and install a rain barrel and hear about environmental issues and resources in the community at Anne Arundel Community College’s Rain Barrel Sale and Environmental Resource Fair. 10am-noon at the College, parking lot D, Arnold: 410-777-2366; www.aacc.edu/campusthatcares. 

Hula Hoop Workshop

  Customize hula hoops with artistic flair, then join a jam session. Ages 8-12 at 10-11:30am-noon; Ages 13 and over at 1-2:30pm at Annmarie Gardens, 13480 Dowell Rd., Solomons. $20 w/discounts: 410-326-4640; www.annmariegarden.org.

Calvert Plant Sale

  Find native trees, shrubs and perennials, bulbs, herbs, bedding plants, ground cover, hanging baskets and fresh flowers to freshen up your landscape at Calvert Garden Club’s annual Plant Sale. Shop a white elephant flea market and enjoy homemade bakes items, hot dogs and sodas. 9am-noon at Historic Linden, 70 Church St., Prince Frederick: 410-610-1787; www.calvertgardenclub.com. 

Canoe Excursion

  Paddle down Muddy Creek and Rhode River and explore Bay tributaries. Basic paddling instructions begin the trip. 9-11:30am at Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Edgewater. $12 w/age discounts; rsvp: 443-482-2200; www.serc.si.edu.

North Beach Clean Up

  Put on boots to help clean up North Beach’s marshes with North Beach House & Garden Club. 9am at Plaza Mexico Parking Lot: 301-855-7655.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

  Walk a mile of laps in your flashiest tennis shoes to support sexual assault awareness at third annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes walk. Demos and discussions follow. 8:45am at the College’s Siegert Field, Arnold. Donations benefit the Young Women’s Christian Association. rsvp: 410-626-7800; www.ywcawalkamile.

Breakfast and Birding

  Hike Jug Bay’s new boardwalk thru meadow, forest and marsh and snack on bagels and coffee. 8:30-11am at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, Lothian. $5 w/discounts: 410-741-9330; www.jugbay.org.

Breakfast and Birding

  Hike Jug Bay’s new boardwalk thru meadow, forest and marsh and snack on bagels and coffee. 8:30-11am at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, Lothian. $5 w/discounts: 410-741-9330; www.jugbay.org.