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March 2017

Buffer Planting Workshop

Learn how to create an efficient backyard buffer to prevent erosion and improve water quality. 6:30-7:30pm, Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center, Millersville, free: 410-222-3831.

Human Trafficking Talk

Explore human rights issues locally with the Commission for Women. 6:30pm, Calvert Library, Prince Frederick, free: 410-535-0291.

CPR, AED & First Aid Training

Learn how to help in medical crises. 5-9pm, Southern MD CPR Training, Owings, $80, rsvp: 443-481-7796.

Environmental Archaeology Lab

Become a volunteer and assist with excavating sites and cataloging artifacts (ages 18+). 9am-3pm, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Edgewater, rsvp: cawooda@si.edu.

Bird Walk

Bring field guides and binoculars to search for birds in several refuge habitats (ages 16+). 8-10am, National Wildlife Visitor Center, Laurel, free, rsvp: 301-497-5887.

Science for Citizens

Learn about dolphins in the Bay with Dr. Helen Bailey. 7-8pm, Fowler Lab, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, Solomons, free: www.umces.edu/cbl.

Inspiring Women

Listen to stories of inspiring African American Calvert County women; see living history presentations; bring photos and stories to share; live music (6:30pm). Sponsored by the Commission for Women, Calvert County NAACP, Concerned Black Women of Calvert, Calvert County Historical Society and Calvert Library. 7-8:30pm, Calvert Library, Prince Frederick, free: 410-535-0291.

Fantastic World of Ronald Markman

Tutor David Townsend and artist Ebby Malmgren lead a seminar on a Markman exhibit that will make your eyes pop. 7pm, Mitchell Gallery, St. John’s College, Annapolis, rsvp: 410-626-2556.

Container Gardening

Learn to grow plants on your patio or deck with tips from Elmer Dengler; sponsored by the Bowie-Crofton Garden Club. 7pm, Kenhill Center, Bowie, free: www.bcgardenclub.org.

Junior League Cash Bash

Eat, drink and support community programs by bidding in the silent auction and purchasing raffle tickets with a chance of taking home cash prizes. 6:30-9:30pm, Union Jack’s, Annapolis, $35: 410-224-8984.