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January 2014

Kids Time at the Libraries

Prince Frederick: 410-535-0291: 9:30am Stories for up to 2 years; 10am Stories for 2-3 year olds; 10:45am Stories for up to 5 years. Owings: 410-257-2010: 9:30am Stories for up to 2 years; 10am Stories for 2-3 year olds; 11am & 1pm Stories for up to 5 years. Solomons: 410-326-5289: 10am Stories for 2-3 years; 10:45am Stories for preschoolers. Eastport: 410-222-1770: 2pm Lego Palooza for all ages.

Kids Time at the Libraries

Deale: 410-222-1925: All day New Hours Party with prize drawings and kids crafts. Prince Frederick: 410-535-0291: 10am Movie and a story for up to 5 years. Annapolis: 410-222-1750: 2pm Elementary students build a five-foot-tall geodesic dome. Solomons: 410-326-5289: 6:30pm Storytime for all ages. Broadneck: 410-222-1905: 6:30pm Movie for all ages. Deale: 410-222-1925: 6:30pm Movie for all ages.

Kids Time at the Libraries

Pasadena : 410-222-6699: 10am Movie and popcorn for all ages; pajamas welcome. Owings: 410-257-2010: 10am Stories for up to 5 years; 10:45am Playtime for up to 5 years. Prince Frederick: 410-535-0291: 10am Stories for up to 5 years; 11am Playtime for up to 5 years. Solomons: 410-326-5289: 10am Story time for preschoolers. Twin Beaches: 410-257-2411: 10am Stories for up to 5 years; 10:45am Playtime for up to 5 years.

Public Forum: Dominion Cove Point Liquefaction ~ free

Hear panel members of environmentalists, Dominion Cove Point proponents and more talk about how the expansion will affect Calvert County’s environment, economics, safety and traffic; Q & A follows at the League of Woman Voters of Calvert County Forum. 7-9pm at St. John Vianney Family Life Auditorium, Prince Frederick: 410-586-2176; www.calvert.lwvmd.org.

Chester River Runoff

This group of Eastern Shore ­musicians features Ben Arminger, Sam Guthridge, Marc Dykeman and Nate Grower — singing traditional tunes and powerful originals steeped in old-time bluegrass rhythms and harmonies at the Folkie Friday concert. 8-11pm at 49 West, Annapolis. $20; rsvp: 410-626-9796; www.49westcoffeehouse.com.

Student Model Government Program

10th & 11th graders in Anne Arundel County compete to serve as county executive, councilperson or department head for a day in the Student Model Government Program on March 17, 2014. Submit a short essay describing what you’d hope to accomplish; Apply by Jan. 29: 410-222-1241.

Nature Photography

Ages 10-13 explore the outdoors with friends, take pictures of landscapes, cool plants and animals and learn photography tips. 10am-2pm at Flag Ponds Nature Park, Lusby. $12 w/discounts; RSVP: 410-535-5327; www.calvertparks.org.  

High-Performance Yacht Lecture

Alon Finkelstein talks on the revolution in high-performance yacht design and technological breakthroughs influencing the America’s Cup and other cutting edge racing yacht designs. 7pm at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, Eastport. $10 w/discounts: 410-295-0104; www.annapolismaritime.org.

Winter Extravaganza ~ free

18 or older laugh along with all-star comedians Jonathan Burns and Jay the Chameleon. $22 optional dinner buffet: 6-9:30pm at Jake & Al’s Chophouse, Lusby: 410-394-6694; www.co.cal.md.us.

U.S. Navy Band Country Current ~ free

The United States Navy Band Country Current — a five-member acoustic ensemble — plays modern country and cutting-edge bluegrass. 7-8:30pm at Prince Frederick Library: 410-535-0291; www.calvert.lib.md.us.