Anne Arundel Datebook

                    Originally published October 30, 2001


                    Mayoral debate: A debate between Annapolis mayoral candidates Ellen
                    O. Moyer and Herbert H. McMillan will air live on CN8, cable Channel 8
                    in Annapolis, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from City Hall. The debate will be
                    rebroadcast from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday and from 3 p.m. to 4:30
                    p.m. Sunday. The debate will be open to the public at City Hall, 160
                    Duke of Gloucester St.


                    No trick-or-treating: Marley Station Mall has canceled trick-or-treating at
                    the mall because of concerns from customers. Other festivities, featuring
                    Halloween craft stations, goodie bags and a Halloween Hoedown, are
                    scheduled from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

                    Retired employees: Rep. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr., a Republican representing
                    Maryland's 2nd District, will speak at a luncheon meeting of Annapolis
                    Chapter 251 of National Association of Retired Federal Employees at
                    Fergie's Restaurant in Edgewater. The event will feature a social half-hour
                    at 11:30 a.m., a cash bar, a luncheon at noon and a business meeting. The
                    cost is $15. Information: 410-263-6665.

                    Camera club: Arundel Camera Club will hold its annual auction at 7:30
                    p.m. in Room G144 of Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Road.
                    Visitors are welcome. Information: 410-544-1742.

                    GOP breakfast: Wednesday Republican Breakfast Club will meet from
                    7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on the second floor of Middleton Tavern, Dock
                    Circle in Annapolis. Annapolis Aldermanic candidates Dave Cordle, Bob
                    McWilliams and Riccardo Paradiso will discuss campaign priorities. The
                    cost is $4.


                    Genealogy: Anne Arundel Genealogical Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. in
                    the main hall of Severna Park United Methodist Church, 731 Benfield
                    Road. Vernon L. Skinner Jr. will discuss German genealogical research.
                    The meeting is free and open to the public. Information: 410-519-0269.

                    Sierra Club: Sierra Club of Anne Arundel County will sponsor a five-mile
                    hike at 10 a.m. to Quiet Waters Park. Participants should meet at
                    Hillsmere Shopping Center parking lot. Hikers should take water and
                    wear proper footwear. Information: 410-849-2720.

                    Open house: An open house will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the
                    Maryland Department of Natural Resources W.R. Nick Carter III
                    Library and Information Resource Center at the Tawes State Office
                    Building in Annapolis. A lecture on watersheds is scheduled for 10 a.m.
                    Zora and David Aiken will sign copies of their book Finding Birds in the
                    Chesapeake Bay Marsh: A Child's First Look.


                    Business meeting: The Maryland Capital Chapter of American Business
                    Women's Association will hold a basket bingo at Annapolis Moose
                    Lodge 296, 2570 Housley Road. Doors open at 6 p.m. and bingo begins
                    at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Information:

                    House tour: Historical Annapolis Foundation presents its Annapolis by
                    Candlelight tour from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Participants
                    will tour private homes in the Murray Hill community. Tickets are $22 for
                    members and $25 for nonmembers through tomorrow. After tomorrow,
                    the cost will be $30. Information: 410-267-7619.

                    Democratic breakfast: Alderman Ellen O. Moyer, Democratic candidate
                    for mayor of Annapolis, will speak at the Almost 7:30 Friday Morning
                    Democratic Breakfast from 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. at O'Brien's Restaurant,
                    113 Main St. The cost is $3.50. Information: 410-757- 1678.


                    History seminar: The Ann Arrundell County Historical Society and the
                    Anne Arundel Genealogical Society will sponsor a seminar, "Historical
                    Potpourri," from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Glen Burnie Improvement
                    Association building, 19 Crain Highway. Tickets are $20. Information:

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