view counter

Get Moving

Bay Swim

Watch swimmers begin and end their arduous 4.4-mile Chesapeake Bay Crossing. Starts 8am at Sandy Point Park; ends at Hemingway’s Restaurant, Stevensville: 410-727-2404; www.bayswim.com.

Walk & Bike-a-Thon

Walk and bike a family-friendly route for Bello Machre’s Every Step Counts, then enjoy live music, face painting, a moon bounce and food to benefit the non-profit’s work to help people with special abilities. Sign up to volunteer. 8am-noon at 7765 Freetown Rd., Glen Burnie. $25-$1,000 donation; rsvp: 443-702-3000; www.bellomachre.org. 

Relay for Life

  Walk overnight, relay style, to benefit American Cancer Society’s fight against cancer. • 6pm at Anne Arundel Fair Grounds, Crownsville: www.relayforlife.org/arnoldmd • 6pm at Old Mill Middle School, Millersville: www.relayforlife.org/westcountymd.

Bike to Work Day • free

  Skip the car and ride your bike to work today. Stop by City Dock on your way to work for refreshments, giveaways and prizes. 7-9am at City Dock, Annapolis: 410-732-9575; www.baltometro.org/bicycle/bike-to-work-day. 

Dance Day Celebration

  Davy Dance Academy celebrates National Dance Week with free hip-hop, Broadway jazz, belly dancing and zumba classes. 1-3pm at the Academy, 1358 Cape St. Clair Rd., Annapolis: 410-476-6145; www.davydanceacademy.com. 

5K for Kancer

  Join Team Julie in a 5K walk and run to battle all forms of cancer. 7am registration; 8am runner start; 8:15am walker start at Bowie High School Track, 15200 Annapolis Rd. $25 w/discounts; rsvp: jcdorsaneo@gmail.com; www.fightforjulie.com. 

Chesapeake Bay 5K

  Run or walk 5K along the Bay to benefit the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. Medals for the top three winners; everyone enjoys snacks, drinks and a DJ. 7am at the Chesapeake Beach Railway Trail, Chesapeake Beach. $30 w/age discounts: 410-474-5155; www.active.com/running/chesapeake-beach-md/run-for-the-bay-5k-2013.

Singles Dance Party

  Find love or a dance partner at the LA Singles dance. Dressy but casual attire. 8:30pm-12:30am at Bowie Knights of Columbus, Rt. 3. $15: 410-721-6666; www.lasinglesbwa.com.

Galesville Square Dance

Do-si-do to Appalachian dance tunes at the Galesville community square dance party. No experience needed. 5:30-10pm at Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Rd.: $10 w/age discounts: 301-926-9142; www.communitysquare dance.wordpress.com.

Zumbathon • free

  Enjoy a fun workout and learn about improving global health. Donations benefit the IMA World Health’s safe motherhood kits. 10am-noon at Anne Arundel Community College’s gym, Arnold: 410-777-2366; www.aacc.edu/campusthatcares.