Anne Arundel Datebook

                    Originally published November 4, 2001


                    Mayoral debate: A debate between Annapolis mayoral candidates Ellen
                    O. Moyer and Herbert H. McMillan will air on CN8, (cable Channel 8 in
                    Annapolis), from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                    Wedding showcase: Watermark Cruises, a state charter boat operation,
                    has scheduled its Watermark Weddings Open House and Showcase from
                    1 p.m. to 3 p.m. aboard Watermark's luxury yachts at Annapolis City
                    Dock. The events will feature the yachts as possible settings for wedding
                    receptions. Tickets are $10 at the dock or $8 in advance. Registration:
                    410-268-7601, Ext. 100.

                    Massing of the Colors: Vice Admiral George C. Dyer-Annapolis Chapter
                    of Military Order of the World Wars will hold the 33rd annual Massing of
                    the Colors at 2:30 p.m. at the Annapolis Senior High School auditorium
                    on Riva Road. The public is invited, and there is no charge. Information:
                    410-867- 7929.

                    Concert of Tastes: Concert of Tastes, sponsored by the Friends of the
                    Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
                    at Sheraton Barcelo Hotel, 173 Jennifer Road. The event will feature
                    county restaurants and caterers, live music and a silent auction. Tickets
                    are $50, and proceeds will benefit the ASO's programs. Information or to
                    volunteer: 410- 757-2206.

                    Handbell concert: Gloria Dei Lutheran Church will present a concert by
                    the Anacrusis Handbell Ensembles at 3 p.m. at the church, 461 College
                    Parkway, Arnold. Anacrusis is a community handbell organization
                    consisting of ensembles in the Chesapeake Bay area. The concert is free,
                    and the public is invited. An offering will be taken. Information:


                    Commission meeting: The annual meeting of the State Commission on
                    Criminal Sentencing Policy will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the
                    Judiciary Committee Room 120 in the Lowe House Office Building, 84
                    College Ave., Annapolis. Information: 301-403-4165.


                    Turkey dinner: Community United Methodist Church of Maryland City
                    will hold a turkey dinner - turkey, stuffing, gravy, potatoes, a vegetable,
                    rolls and a beverage - from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the church, 300 Brock
                    Bridge Road, Laurel. The cost is $7 for adults, $6 for seniors and $3 for
                    children ages 4 to 12; children age 3 and younger will be admitted free.
                    Information: 301-725-2198.

                    Senior GOP: Senior Republican Club will meet at 2 p.m. in the meeting
                    room of the Harundale library. State Senate Minority Leader J. Lowell
                    Stoltzfus will speak about Maryland's budget. Information:


                    Camera club: Arundel Camera Club will welcome local professional
                    photographer Mike Lopes, who will discuss studio work, lighting and
                    working with models at 7:30 p.m. in Room G144 of Severna Park High
                    School, 60 Robinson Road. Visitors are welcome. Information:

                    Fly-fishing: Free State Fly Fishers, a club that promotes fellowship
                    through fly-fishing, will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Davidsonville Family
                    Recreation Center, Davidsonville. Ray Hinsen, the club's past president,
                    will speak. Information: 410-263-6327.

                    GOP breakfast: Wednesday Republican Breakfast Club meets from 7:30
                    a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on the second floor of Middleton Tavern, Dock Circle
                    in Annapolis. Loretta Haring, managing editor of Capital-Gazette News,
                    will discuss city election results. Cost is $4.

                    Sportfishermen: The Annapolis chapter of Maryland Saltwater
                    Sportfishermen's Association will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Rudy's Tavern on
                    Route 178 in Crownsville. Information: 410-956-6172.

                    Horticulture: The Annapolis Horticulture Society meets from 7 p.m. to 9
                    p.m. at St. Anne's Parish Hall. John Hadidian, a wildlife biologist with the
                    National Humane Society, will speak. Information: 410- 280-6218.


                    Watercolor club: Annapolis Watercolor Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. in
                    Room 117 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. Guests are welcome
                    for $5. Information: 410-224-4899.


                    Democratic breakfast: Tom Marquardt, editor of the Capital 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., Annapolis. Cost is $3.50.
                    Information: 410-757-1678.


                    Craft show: St. Andrew by the Bay Catholic Church will hold its 10th
                    annual craft show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church, 701 College
                    Parkway, Annapolis. The show will include crafters, a bake sale, a
                    luncheon and a raffle. Proceeds will benefit the ladies of St. Andrew by
                    the Bay. Information: 410-757- 4824.


                    AAUW meeting: American Association of University Women, Severna
                    Park branch, will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 at Our Shepherd Lutheran
                    Church, 400 Benfield Road, Severna Park. The topic will be "Smart
                    Women Finish Rich." Information: 410-451-2762

                    Sept. 11 program: The Rev. Dennis M. Corrado will present "Forgiveness
                    Leads to Wellness and Joy," a program based on his experience
                    ministering to those suffering in the wake of the attacks of Sept. 11, at
                    7:30 p.m. Nov. 12, 13 and 14 at Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church,
                    7436 Baltimore and Annapolis Blvd., Glen Burnie. The program is free
                    and open to people of all faiths. Information: 410-766- 5070.

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