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July 2013

Story Quilting Class • free

Learn how to create a documentary story quilt and finish a quilting project. Bring your own snacks and materials. Every Wednesday thru Aug 7. 5-7pm at Four Rivers, Annapolis: 410-222-1805; www.fourriversheritage.org. 

KIDS Dragonflies

Explorers ages 3 to 5 learn about dragonflies and make a craft. 10:30am and 1:30pm at Tawes Garden, Annapolis. $1; rsvp: 800-830-3974; www.dnr.maryland.gov. 

Comedy in the Courtyard

“With dinner and drinks, Comedy in the Courtyard is your ticket to Tuesday night fun,” writes Bay Weekly reviewer Jane Elkin of Annapolis Shakespeare Company’s fast, frivolous and fun take on Molière’s Tartuffe, outdoors every Tuesday thru Aug. 13 (except July 30). Read full review at www.bayweekly.com underarts & culture tab. Special menu and drinks priced separately.

Naval Academy Plays City Dock • free

The Naval Academy’s Electric Brigade plays pop tunes on this summer night. 7pm at Annapolis City Dock: 410-293-0263; www.usna.edu/USNABand.

KIDS Storytime

Kids ages 2 to 5 hear a story and enjoy a healthy snack. 11-11:30am at Whole Foods, Annapolis. $2: 410-224-2042; www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/annapolis. 

Summit School Workshop • free

Head of Summit School Dr. Joan Mele-McCarthy explains why some kids struggle in school. Summit School is a non-profit school for students with dyslexia and other learning difference. 8:45-10am at the School, 664 East Central Ave., Edgewater: 410-798-0005; www.thesummitschool.org. 

Historical Cruise

Board the Schooner Woodwind to cruise and hear Rod Cofield tell tales of tavern keepers of the 18th century, from extra beds to brothels to beer. 6:30-8:30pm at Annapolis Marriot Waterfront Hotel. $42 w/age discounts; rsvp: 410-263-8994; www.annapolis.gov. 

Bay Bards

Teresa Whitaker and Frank Schwartz use the banjo, guitar, udu and a hang drum to tell tales of the Bay and honor the late Tom Wisner, Bard of the Chesapeake. 7-9pm at the home of Dale Thomas, 3611 Bayview Dr., Chesapeake Beach (The Willows). $20; rsvp: 410-257-3044. 

Rock the Dock

Jim Smoothie plays under the Bandshell. 4-8pm at Chesapeake Beach Resort and Spa: 410-257-5596; www.cbresort.com.

Summer Jazz

Hear bongo-jazz group D’Vibe and Conga and enjoy Historic London Town and Gardens. Bring lawn seating. Drinks and snacks sold. 5-7pm at the Gardens, Edgewater. $10 donation: 410-222-1919; www.historiclondontown.org.