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That Nest of Pirates on the Chesapeake

Event Date:  May 4, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm That Nest of Pirates on the Chesapeake: Local historian Wayne Schaumberg will offer a fascinating look at Baltimore's role in the War of 1812. With the bicentennial just a few months away, now is a great time to review the people, places, and events of our city's defense against the British. For information and reservations, contact Kelley at or 410.727.4808 x132.

From Venezuela to Baltimore: A Discussion w/ Danny Glover & James Early

Event Date:  March 23, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm Join The Real News Network this Sunday March 23rd for a conversation with actor Danny Glover and Cultural Scholar James Early. Recently returned from Venezuela, Glover and Early will be discussing why struggles in Latin America matter to ordinary people in Baltimore. Space is limited. Your name must be listed at the door. RSVP at or call 1-866-396-4231 to secure your spot. WHO: Danny Glover & James Early WHERE: The Real News Media Center 231 N. Holliday St. (Corner of E. Saratoga) Baltimore, MD 21202 DATE: Sunday March 23, 2014 | TIME: 2-4PM Location The Real News Network Media Center 231 N. Holiday Street United States See map: Google Maps

Brown Bag Lunch

Event Date:  April 17, 2014 - 12:00pm Ferry Tales: A History of the Oxford-Bellevue Ferry Captains Judy and Tom Bixler, owners and operators of the Oxford-Bellevue Ferry, will be the speakers for the monthly Brown Bag Lunch on Thursday, March 21, at the Easton Branch of the Talbot County Free Library, 100 W. Dover Street. Location Talbot County Free Library - Easton Branch 100 W. Dover Street Easton, MD 21601 United States See map: Google Maps

Tasting the Past: Tea Across the Centuries

Event Date:  February 8, 2014 - 1:30am - 3:30am Sip your way through the fascinating history of taking tea with foodways historian Joyce White. Sample popular teas and treats during this guided tasting. Registrations required by January 31. $18/resident of Prince Georges and Montgomery Counties; $22/non-resident. Location Riversdale House Museum 4811 Riverdale Road Riverdale Park, MD 20737 United States See map: Google Maps

St. Johns Lecture • free

St. John’s College, Santa Fe, tutor Linda Wiener talks about Artistic Expression in Animals. 8pm at the Francis Scott Key Auditorium, St. John’s College, Annapolis: 410-626-2539;

Get Heady at St. John’s College • free

Hear Amanda Printz talk about the rise of the private self in Genesis 1-3. 7:30pm at St. John’s College’s Key Auditorium, Annapolis: 410-626-2539;

Jewish Memorial Lecture • free

Listen and learn from Jewish intellectual Leon Wieseltier, the literary editor of The New Republic and a winner of the Dan David prize from Tel Aviv University. Breakfast starts at 10:15am; lecture starts at 11am at Congregation Kneseth Israel, Annapolis: 410-263-3924;