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January 2014

Maritime Museum Washington Lecture

Sasha Lourie and Elaine Rice Bachmann talk about Last Moments of Command: The Significance of George Washington’s Resignation in Annapolis and the Restoration of Maryland’s Historic Old Senate Chamber. 7pm at Annapolis Maritime Museum, Eastport. $10 w/discounts: 410-295-0104; www.amaritime.org.

Retracing the Underground Railroad

Historian Anthony Cohen recounts his journey retracing the route of the Underground Railroad. Doors open 5pm; lecture 6pm at Historic Annapolis Museum. $10 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-267-7619; www.annapolis.org.

Annapolis Horticulture Meeting • free

Peter Hatch talks about Monticello Gardens with Annapolis Horticulture Society. 7pm at St. Anne’s Parish Hall, Annapolis: 410-280-9768; www.annapolishorticulture.org.

South County Dems Meeting

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown speaks at the South County Democratic Club meeting. 6pm dinner; 7pm meeting at Pirates Cove Restaurant, Galesville: www.southcountydemclub.org.

Is the Truth the Truth? • free

Watch an exclusive screening of a documentary by actress and filmmaker Sarah Polley about the stories we tell. Is the truth the truth, or does it depend on who’s relating the events? The documentary traces a family’s mythology as recollections shift into nostalgia-tinged reflections of the past; light refreshments and coffee served. 6pm at Prince Frederick Library: 410-535-0291; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

Spring Greenscape Meeting • free

Join in the first of two meetings to learn about spring Greenscape in the city of Annapolis on April 26. 6pm at the Pip Moyer Rec Ctr., Annapolis: www.annapolis.gov.

Captain Avery Winter Lectures

The popular Winter Luncheon Lecture series pairs Bill Eggert with soup, bread and dessert; you’ll hear about Stories of Chesapeake Bay Tugboats and Crews. 11am at Captain Avery Museum, Shady Side. $20 if space allows; rsvp: 410-266-8846; www.captainaverymuseum.org.

TWEENS Nature Photography

Ages 10-13 explore the woods and take pictures of amazing landscapes; bring lunch and a point-and-shoot camera. 10am-noon at Kings Landing Park, Huntingtown. $12 w/discounts: 410-535-5327; www.calvertparks.org.

2nd Star Productions Seeking Talent

Musical auditions for Hello, Dolly! (to run May 30-June 29). Bring head shot, resume and a list of your date commitments. Tu & W 7pm at Bowie Playhouse at White Marsh Park: 410-757-5700; www.2ndstarproductions.com.

2nd Star Productions Casting Call

Musical auditions for Hello, Dolly! (to run May 30-June 29). Bring head shot, resume and a list of your date commitments. Tu & W 7pm at Bowie Playhouse at White Marsh Park: 410-757-5700; www.2ndstarproductions.com.