A DOO-WOP REUNION -- 7 p.m. Sunday. Classics from the Drifters and the Orlons, including "There Goes My Baby," "Save the Last Dance for Me," "Under the Boardwalk" and "The Wah Watusi." Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. $25. 410-263-5544, or

"DIE FLEDERMAUS" -- 6 p.m. Saturday. Johann Strauss operetta performed by the Annapolis Chorale. Evening includes dinner and a silent auction. Loews Annapolis Hotel, 126 West St., Annapolis. $65; $120 per couple. 410-263-1906.

333 COFFEEHOUSE -- 8 p.m. tomorrow. Music from activist singer-songwriters Pat Humphries and Sandy Opatow. Evening includes performance from folk singer Lisa Moscatiello. Unitarian Universalist Church, 333 Dubois Rd., Annapolis. $10; students, senior citizens, $8. 410-647-4275.

TUBA RECITAL -- 8 p.m. tomorrow. Suite No. 1 for Tuba, by Alec Wilder, and Six Studies in English Folk Song, by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Part of the U.S. Naval Academy's Chamber Music Series. First Presbyterian Church, Duke of Gloucester and Conduit streets, Annapolis. Free. 410-293-1262.

CLARINET RECITAL -- 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The U.S. Naval Academy performs Aaron Copland's Concerto for Clarinet and String Orchestra; Philip Parker's "Five Bagatelles"; and Robert Muszynski's "Fantasy Trio Opus 26 for Clarinet, Cello and Piano." Part of the U.S. Naval Academy's Chamber Music Series. Gloria Dei! Lutheran Church, 461 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-293-1262.

VIOLIN CONCERT -- 8:00 p.m. tomorrow. Works from violinist Jennifer Koh; part of the Washington College concert series. Tawes Theatre, Gibson Performing Arts Center, Washington College, 300 Washington Ave., Chestertown. Adults, $15; students 18 and under, $5. 410-778-7839.

CHERRY PINK REASON -- 8 p.m. Saturday. This pop, Latin and classic rock band performs selections from its latest release, "These Days." Borders Books & Music, 1115 Annapolis Mall, Annapolis. Free. 410-571-0923.

STUDENT RECITAL -- 6:30 p.m. tomorrow. Works from Peabody Preparatory students. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Free. 410-269-5343.

EVENTS AT THE AVALON -- 8 p.m. Saturday. Soul, jazz, blues and top-40 favorites from the XPDs, $15; 5-9 p.m. Sunday, performances from The Sunny Isle Blues Band, Tom McHugh, Bill Matthews and Friends, Blues Deville and the Kathe Reavis Band among others, $20. Historic Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. 410-822-0345.

BATTLE OF THE BANDS -- 5 p.m. Saturday. Pop, rock, rap and punk performed during this county high school band competition. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. $10. 410-562-6205.


CONTRA DANCE -- 8-11 p.m. Saturday. Square dancing with a twist. Live calling from Susan Taylor and live music from Kathy Kerr, Keith Gillis and Colleen Reed. Lesson for beginners, 7:30 p.m. Fraternal Order of Police Hall, 1311 General's Hwy., Crownsville. $9; members, $7. 410-224-8488.


MARYLAND HALL EXHIBITIONS -- 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, through Feb. 21. Wood and bronze sculptures from David Burch, Chaney Gallery; works from Anne Arundel County public school students in "The Observed World," A.I.R. and Hallway galleries. Artist receptions, 6-8 p.m. tomorrow. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-5544.

"MEMBERS' BEST" -- 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, through Feb. 24. Watercolors, oils and sculpture by Queen Anne's County Arts Council members. Prospect Bay Country Club, 311-A Prospect Bay Dr. west, Grasonville. Free. 410-758-2520.

DOUG COULSON -- 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 6 a.m.-noon Friday and Saturday, through Feb. 2. Color and black and white photography of the East Coast and Canada by photographer Doug Coulson. Hard Bean Coffee and Booksellers, 36 Market Space, Annapolis. Free. 410-263-8770.

QUIET WATERS PARK -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, through Feb. 9. Works from Donna Fink, Stephanie Nadolski, Virginia Carlsen and Jonnie Stanton-Friedman. Willow and Garden Cafe Galleries, Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis. Free. 410-222-1777.

ANNAPOLIS MARINE ART GALLERY -- 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, ongoing. Marine art, including the latest print by John M. Barber, "Evening Sail," and original oils by Willard Bond. 110 Dock St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-4100, or

LIZ LIND -- 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, through February. Original works by the Annapolis artist in her exhibition "Pleasing Perennials." West Annapolis Gallery, 108 Annapolis St., Annapolis. Free. 410-295-6880, or

"MILTON AVERY REVISITED: WORKS FROM THE LOUIS AND ANNETTE KAUFMAN COLLECTION" -- Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday, extended hours from 7-8 p.m. Friday, through Feb. 22. Paintings, drawings and prints by American artist Milton Avery. Mitchell Gallery, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2556.

MARYLAND FEDERATION OF ART -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays; runs Saturday through Feb. 2. Photographs from Laura DeNardo and oil paintings from Juliana Anzalone. Maryland Federation of Art, Circle Gallery, 18 State Cir., Annapolis. Free. 410-268-4566.

"DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS BY GERARD A. VALERIO" -- 8:30 a.m.-7:45 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m.-midnight Tuesday and Wednesday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-midnight Sunday; runs Tuesday through May 11. Landscapes, portraits and still lifes from Annapolis artist Gerard Valerio. Lillian Vanous Nutt Room, Greenfield Library, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2556.

ARTFX -- 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-6 p.m. Sunday, through Jan. 30. Art photography from David Valdez, former White House photographer and vice president with Annapolis digital photography company Blue Pixel. Gallery also houses ongoing exhibit of sculpture, paintings, drawings and jewelry from local, national and international artists. ARTFX, 45 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-990-4540.

CHESAPEAKE PHOTO GALLERY -- 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday through Friday, and 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, ongoing. Photographs of the Chesapeake Bay from David Hawxhurst, Paul Pobiak, Vince Lupo, Roger Miller, Pat Vojtech, Terry Olsen and John Bildahl. Chesapeake Photo Gallery, 92 Maryland Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-431-7070.

BEVERLY LOGAN -- 6-11:30 p.m., Thursdays-Saturdays, 5-10 p.m. Sundays, through Feb. 8. Shots of Annapolis and New York from local photographer Beverly Logan. Colonial Players, 108 East St., Annapolis. Free. 410-268-4566.

For Children

PRESCHOOL NATURE HOUR -- 11 a.m. Tuesday. Hour-long wildlife adventure and nature hike. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Registration suggested. Earleigh Heights Ranger Station, Baltimore-Annapolis Trail Park, Severna Park. Free. 410-222-6244.

"AESOP'S FABLES" -- 12:30 p.m. Saturday. Musical version of several of Aesop's fables. Includes lunch at noon. Chesapeake Music Hall, 339 Busch's Frontage Rd., Annapolis. $12. 410-626-7515.

Lectures and Literature

"TORN BETWEEN TWO COUNTRIES: FRANKLIN BUCHANAN AND THE CIVIL WAR" -- 8:15 p.m. Tuesday. Lecture from Craig Symonds, a history professor at the U.S. Naval Academy. Francis Scott Key Auditorium. Free. Candlelight dinner before the lecture, 7:15 p.m., Randall Hall, $20. St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. 410-626-2881.

"MY SOUL SHOUTS! THE SPIRITUAL WISDOM OF BISHOP ANDERSON" -- 7:30 p.m. next Thursday. African Methodist Episcopal Bishop Vinton Randolph Anderson signs and reads this book of more than one hundred spiritual reflections and sayings. Borders Books & Music, 1115 Annapolis Mall, Annapolis. Free. 410-571-0923.

"HAWAII ALOHA: THE MUSICAL HERITAGE OF HAWAII" -- Noon Wednesday. Judith and Daniel M. Oberholtzer, retired music professors, talk about the history and heritage of Hawaiian music. Reservations required. Part of Washington College's Lifelong Learning Learn at Lunch series. Hynson Lounge, Hodson Hall, Washington College, 300 Washington Ave., Chestertown. $12; members, $9.50. Includes lunch. 410-778-7221.

Sports and Recreation

USNA WALKING TOUR -- 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday, through March 31. Take a tour of the Naval Academy. U.S. Naval Academy, 121 Blake Rd., Annapolis. $6.50; seniors, $5.50; students, $4.50. 410-263-6933.

OAR-MAKING WORKSHOP -- 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays through Jan. 25. Learn how to lay out, cut, shape and finish a Douglas fir oar. All materials and tools included. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Mill Street, St. Michaels. $100; members, $60. 410-745-2916, or


"GOTTA SING, GOTTA DANCE" -- 1 p.m. Wednesday, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, through Feb. 15. Excerpts from several Chesapeake Music Hall shows, including "A Chorus Line," "42nd Street," "Grease" and "Hello, Dolly!" Includes buffet dinner. Doors open two hours before the show. Chesapeake Music Hall, 339 Busch's Frontage Rd., Annapolis. $30.50-$33.50. 410-626-7515.

Plan Ahead

PHOTO EXHIBIT -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, extended hours 6-9 p.m. Mondays, runs Jan. 27 through Feb. 26. "Photography Now/ Anne Arundel County," curated by Jaromir Stephany, photographer and instructor at University of Maryland Baltimore County. Gallery talk, noon-1 p.m. Jan. 29. Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-7028.


49 WEST -- 8:30 p.m.-midnight today, Rob Levit Group; 9 p.m.-midnight tomorrow, John Pyle; 9 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Dulcie Taylor; 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Swing Brothers, 8-11 p.m. Sunday, Carolyn Hester; 8-11 p.m. Monday, Get Behind the Mule; 7-10 p.m. Tuesday, Godfrey Jung Duo; 8:30 p.m.-midnight Wednesday, Unified Jazz Ensemble; 8:30 p.m.-midnight next Thursday, Rob Levit Group. 49 West St., Annapolis. Event prices vary. 410-626-9796.

ACME BAR AND GRILL -- 9 p.m. today, The Geckos; 6 p.m. tomorrow, Dean Rosenthal, 9 p.m. tomorrow, DJ Michael K.; 10 p.m. Saturday, DJ Michael K.; 9 p.m. Sunday, Troy's Lounge; 9 p.m. Monday, Meg, Bryan and Todd; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Doug Segree; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Troy's Underground with DJ Dan Mollen. 163 Main St., Annapolis. Free. 410-280-6486.

ANDY'S -- 9 p.m. tomorrow, Swingin Swamis; 9 p.m. Saturday, Last Train Home. 337 1/2 High St., Chestertown. Free. 410-778-6779.

ARMADILLOS -- 9 p.m. today, Meg and Bryan; 9 p.m. tomorrow, Live Evolution; 9 p.m. Saturday, Mike McHenry Band; 9 p.m. Sunday, Bryan, Mickey and Dana; 9 p.m. Monday, Mike McHenry; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jarflys. 132 Dock St., Annapolis. Free. 410-280-0028.

BELLAS -- 9 p.m. tomorrow, Bloo Stoo; 9 p.m. Saturday, Third World. 1374 Cape St. Claire Rd. Annapolis. Free. 410-757-5122.

BREWSTERS -- 9 p.m. tomorrow, Surreal; 9 p.m. Saturday, Bloo Stoo. 303 E. Furnace Branch Rd. Glen Burnie. Free. 410-760-5239.

CAFE ORLEANS -- 8-11 p.m. Saturday, The Gliders; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Unified Jazz Ensemble. 125 Hillsmere Dr., Annapolis. $2. 410-263-9120.

CHESHIRE CRAB -- 7 p.m. tomorrow, Angie Miller; 7 p.m. Saturday, Free Flight. 1701 Poplar Ridge Rd., Pasadena. Free. 410-360-2220.

EASTPORT CLIPPER -- 9 p.m. today, Dead Somebody; 9 p.m. tomorrow, Forever Moon; 9 p.m. Saturday, Bling; 8 p.m. Monday, Bayside Big Band; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Chappy of Cherry Jump; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Karaoke; 9 p.m. next Thursday, Procrastinators. 400 Sixth St., Annapolis. Free. 410-280-6400.

MIDDLETON TAVERN -- 10 p.m. today, Harry Traynham; 10 p.m. tomorrow, Schitzophonic; 10 p.m. Saturday, Kevin Kline; 9 p.m. Sunday, Matt McConville; 9 p.m. Monday, Tony Grasso; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dana Biagini; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Monterey Pop; 9 p.m. next Thursday, Van Dyke and Glaser. 2 Market Space, Annapolis. Free. 410-263-3323.

RAMS HEAD TAVERN -- 7 and 9:30 p.m. today, The Smithereens; 8:30 p.m. tomorrow, Marshall Crenshaw; 7 p.m. Saturday, Julia Nixon and Company; 7 p.m. Sunday, Anders Osborne and Big Chief Monk Boudreaux; 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, "1964" The Tribute; 8:30 p.m. next Thursday, Jorma Kaukonen and Blue Country. 33 West St., Annapolis. Event prices vary. 410-268-4545.

SPUTNIK CAFE -- 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Chris and Mandy. 1397 Generals Hwy., Crownsville. Free. 410-923-3775.

WOODFIRE -- 8:30 p.m.-midnight tomorrow, Mark Desrochers; 8:30 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Bob Wight. 580 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park. Free. 410-315-8100.

-- Compiled by Eileen Rivers

The Anne Arundel Extra entertainment calendar lists events as space permits. Mail announcements and photos -- noting date, time, address, cost and phone number -- to Eileen Rivers, Anne Arundel Extra, The Washington Post, 3 Church Circle, Annapolis, Md. 21401-1902. You may also e-mail announcements to or fax them to 410-267-6972. Deadline is 14 days before publication.