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Event Date:  June 5, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm Giant Food stores and Produce for Kids have launched the annual Get Healthy, Give Hope campaign to help raise money for their local charity – Our Family Foundation. Now through June 14, shoppers can help local children in need by adding produce to their Giant Food shopping carts. In addition, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on June 5, the Severna Park Giant Food store (573 Gov. Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park, MD 21146) will welcome popular characters from Sprout®, the 24-hour preschool television channel, who will interact with fans and offer an in-store scavenger hunt. Location Giant Food 573 Gov. Ritchie Hwy Severna Park, MD 21146 United States See map: Google Maps

17th Annual Youth Symposium

Event Date:  March 8, 2014 - 10:30am - 2:30pm The Eta Omicron Sigma Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. will present its 17th Annual Youth Symposium. The theme is “Partners for Progress, Working Together to Build Bridges for Youth”. The event will focus on the importance of community partnerships coming together to support our youth. Male and female youth in Grades 6-12 are invited. Location Charles County Library Waldorf West Branch 10405 O'Donnell Place Waldorf, MD 20603 United States See map: Google Maps

Shark Weekend Returns to National Aquarium, Washington, DC

Event Date:  July 27, 2013 - 10:00am - July 28, 2013 - 4:00pm What: Shark Weekend returns for its 14th year at National Aquarium, Washington, DC. A weekend filled with interactive activities, guests will have the opportunity to visit Sherman’s Lagoon, based on the popular nationally syndicated cartoon series by Jim Toomey, and meet “Sherman” himself, brought to life as a costumed character exclusively for the National Aquarium. When: Saturday, July 27 –Sunday, July 28 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Where: National Aquarium, Washington, D.C. 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20230 Location National Aquarium, Washington D.C. 14th Street and Constitution Ave, NW Washington, D.C 20230 United States See map: Google Maps

Pups and Wine • free

Meet your newest furry family member, sip local wine and see local artists’ newest works at the Humane Society of Calvert County event to benefit this no-kill shelter. 1-5pm at Perigeaux Winery, St. Leonard: 301-648-8278;www.humanesocietyofcalvertcounty.org. 

Wounded Warriors vs. NFL Softball Classic

Cheer on the Wounded Warriors or the NFL players— with a roster of Fred Davis, Torrey Smith, Josh Morgan, Darrell Young and Desean Jackson — at the Softball Classic benefitting the Warriors. Read Diana Beechener’s May 24 story at www.bayweekly.com/articles/ news/article/comeback-kids 6pm at Bowie Baysox Stadium. $20 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-464-4865; www.mcopro.com.

Wounded Warriors vs. NFL Softball Classic

Cheer on the Wounded Warriors or the NFL players— with a roster of Fred Davis, Torrey Smith, Josh Morgan, Darrell Young and Desean Jackson — at the Softball Classic benefitting the Warriors. Read Diana Beechener’s May 24 story at www.bayweekly.com/articles/ news/article/comeback-kids 6pm at Bowie Baysox Stadium. $20 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-464-4865; www.mcopro.com.

Blessing of the Animals • free

All species welcome for the fourth annual Blessing of the Animals by Noak’s Ark Ministry. 1pm at Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, 611 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd., Severna Park: 410-647-2550; www.woodschurch.org. 

Car, Truck and Bike Show

Admire souped-up vehicles and chromed-out cars at the Car, Truck and Bike Show, plus live music, fair foods and arts and crafts. 10am-3pm at St. Andrews United Methodist Church, 4 Wallace Manor Rd., Edgewater: www.standrewsum.org.

Wings and Wheels Car Show

Admire hot rods, souped-up cars, classic motorcycles and speed bikes at the Wings and Wheels car show benefitting Johns Hopkins’ Wilmer Eye Clinic. 8:30am registration; Show 10am-4pm at Bay Bridge Airport, Stevensville. $10: 410-458-2390; jmmil@aol.com.

Business Legacy Awards

Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen and MainStreets Annapolis Partnership recognize 11 organizations for their stewardship, commitment and roles as ambassadors for Annapolis at the second annual Business Legacy Awards. 4:30-6:30pm at Historic Inns of Annapolis: 410-263-7941; www.mainstreetsannapolis.org.