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February 2016

Trivia Night

Exercise your brain and challenge your memory with team trivia. 7-8:30pm, Deale Library, free: 410-222-1925.

Cash Bash

Raise money for Junior League programs in a drawing to win one-third of the ticket sales. Extended happy hour drink and food specials. 6:30-9:30pm, Union Jack’s, Annapolis, $65: ­gala@jlannapolis.org.

Meet the Artists

Meet local artists Peggy Hovermale and Karen Zuza in the Living Room; light refreshments served. 5:30-7pm, Southern Branch, Calvert Library, free: 410-326-5289. 

Docent Training

Learn to bring Southern Maryland’s past to life as a park volunteer in this three-week training course. TuW 9am-noon thru March 16, Jefferson Patterson Park, St. Leonard, free, rsvp: 410-586-8536.

Dyslexia Advocacy Day

Hear stories and updates from students affected by this disorder and the Dyslexia Task Force. 8:30am-3pm, 170 Lowe House Office, Annapolis, rsvp: bit.ly/DyslexiaDayInAnnapolis.

Tea Tasting

Sample teas and learn about preparation and health benefits. 7-8:30pm, Jing Ying Institute, Arnold, $20 w/discounts, rsvp: jingying.org.

KIDS Minecraft

Try your hand at this popular game. 3:30-5pm, Fairview Branch, Calvert Library, free: 410-257-2101.

Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival

Early bird pricing ends Feb. 29 for this two-day festival May 21-22 at Sandy Point State Park. Benefits Camp Face; We Care and Friends; and Camp Fantastic. $50/day or $95 for all-weekend, rsvp: bayblues.org.

Lenten-Easter Messiah Sing-Along

You can be part of the ensemble singing parts two and three of Handel’s oratorio, accompanied by orchestral and concert pianist Beverly Babcock. Scores for sale or borrow. Bring a snack to share at reception. Free will offering benefits the Community Assistance Fund. 4pm, St. James Church, Lothian: 410-224-2478.

Annual Shrimp Feast

Eat all you can shrimp, hosted by the Knights of Columbus, South County Council. 2-5pm, Our Lady of Sorrows Hall, Owensville Rd., West River, $30 w/discounts: parishoffice@olos.us.