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November 2013

Make Beaded Cabochon Pendants

Instructor Liz Printz shows you how to create a beautiful, embellished cabochon stone pendant using traditional and new bead embroidery techniques; open to all skill levels. 10am-1pm at Annmarie Gardens, Solomons. $50 w/discounts; $30 materials fee: 410-326-4640;

Make a Seasonal Symbol

Create a 10-inch dried Christmas wreath using symbolic herbs and flowers from the garden. 10am-noon at Willow Oak Flower and Herb Farm, Severn. $30; rsvp: 410-551-2237.

St. Margaret’s Church Holiday Bazaar

Shop for local holiday gifts including jewelry, baskets, home décor, photography, knitted gifts and more. Enjoy lunch, baked goodies and a chance to win door prizes. 9:30am-2pm at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, Annapolis: 410-974-0200;

Amish Quilt Auction

Bid on an Amish quilt at this annual auction of 100+ hand-made quilts plus furnishings created by the Amish community of St. Mary’s County. Food sold all day raises money for the Amish community. 9am-5pm at Grove Farm Ln., Mechanicsville. Free but what you bid on or eat: 301-475-4200 x1404;

Northern High Holiday Craft Fair

60+ crafters and merchants display holiday must-haves at Calvert Northern High School’s Music Boosters annual holiday craft fair. 9am-3pm at the high school, Owings: 410-257-9637; www.

American Legion Christmas Bazaar

Find crafts, holiday-themed gifts, visit with St. Nick and purchase an a la carte lunch. 9am-3pm at American Legion Auxiliary Post 206, Chesapeake Beach: 410-257-9878;

Cedar Grove Soup, Bake & Craft Sale

Browse, buy and taste at an annual soup, bake and craft sale. 9m-1pm at Cedar Grove United Methodist Church, Deale: 410-867-2818.

Shred It • free

Calvert Countians destroy unwanted paper to prevent identity theft. 8am-2pm at Huntingtown High School: 410-326-0210;

Church Flea Market

Fill a bag with books for $3 and a bag with clothes for $5. 8am-1pm at St. Andrew United Methodist Church, Edgewater; 443-569-2290.

Celebrating AACC’s Austrian Tour

Anne Arundel Community College’s Symphony Orchestra plays Beethoven, Mozart, Strauss and Lehar. 8pm at Kauffman Theater, Pascal Center, Arnold. $10 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-777-2457;