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Thirst for Knowledge

Mother’s Day Tour

  Tour Darnall’s Chance House Museum for Mother’s Day. Moms and Grandmothers enter free. noon-4pm at 14800 Governor Oden Bowie Dr., Upper Marlboro. $3 admission w/discounts: 301-952-8010; www.history.pgparks.com. 

Mother’s Day Tour

  Tour Darnall’s Chance House Museum for Mother’s Day. Moms and Grandmothers enter free. noon-4pm at 14800 Governor Oden Bowie Dr., Upper Marlboro. $3 admission w/discounts: 301-952-8010; www.history.pgparks.com. 

Fossil Talk • free

  Hear Nick Pyenson’s fieldwork on whale artifacts from Iceland and the Atacama of Chile. 2:30pm at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons: 410-326-2042; www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

Make a Connection on Train Day

  On this day in 1869, a golden spike was driven into the final tie that linked the Pacific and Atlantic coast in the transcontinental railroad. Celebrate at the Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum with games, prizes and refreshments. 1-4pm at 4155 Mears Ave., Chesapeake Beach: 410-257-3892; www.cbrm.org. 

Blood Sugar Class

  Learn how to maintain smooth levels of blood sugar with what you eat and medicinal herbs from herbalist/herbal educator Leigh Glenn. 9:30-11:30am near Annapolis. rsvp for details: 410-757-4070; www.artofearth.wordpress.com. 

Almost 7:30 Democratic Breakfast

Democrats break bagels and hear Jeanne Allert talk human trafficking. 7:30-8:45am at Eastport Democratic Club, Chester Ave. and State St., Annapolis. $6: 410-263-2022.

Town Hall Meeting

  Talk your ideas for the old Calvert Middle School Land at  League of Women Voters town hall meeting. 7-9pm at St. John Vianney Auditorium: 410-586-2176; www.lwvmd.org/calvert.

Civil War Roundtable• free

  Angie Atkinson talks about the Civil War in Chesapeake Country. 7pm at 219 Cade Center, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold: 410-777-2428; www.aacc.edu. 

Women in Transition Workshop

  Learn find a new perspective on life and move to the future with ease and confidence at the Successful Women In Transition workshop. 6-8pm at Ridgley Retreat, West Annapolis: 410-647-7231; www.facetswoman.com. 

Women in Transition Workshop

  Learn find a new perspective on life and move to the future with ease and confidence at the Successful Women In Transition workshop. 6-8pm at Ridgley Retreat, West Annapolis: 410-647-7231; www.facetswoman.com.