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May 2016

Pete Best Performs

Gardening Workshop

Learn about local orchids, decorative plants, plants for pollinators, herbs and vertical gardens.

Beekeeping Talk

View an active beehive and ask questions of Master Gardeners. 2pm, Hancock’s Resolution, Pasadena, free:

Holland Point Shrimp Feast

Shrimp is the main event, but you can veer to hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad and baked beans at Holland Point’s 14th Annual All-You-Can-Eat Feast. Top it off with dessert at the bake sale, and buy plants from Loch Less Farms to fill your garden. 1-4pm, Loveless Building, Holland Point, $28 w/discounts, beer and wine $1, rsvp:

Whooping Crane Observatory Tours

Take a guided tour to observe a pair of endangered whooping cranes and learn more about the recovery program (ages 14+). 1-2:30pm, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel, free, rsvp: 301-497-5887. 

Chesapeake Beach Stars and Stripes Festival

Music by DJ EZ

Star Party

Music by Colin Rowe

8pm-midnight, Pirates Cove, Galesville:

Ballet Anniversary

Abigail Francisco School of Classical Ballet offers live music, artists and students. 7pm, Mary D. Harrison Cultural Arts Center, Owings, rsvp: 301-855-0282.