ROBERT EARL KEEN -- 8 p.m. today. Guitar, bluegrass and folk from Texas singer-songwriter. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. $35. 410-822-7299 or

FRIDAY NIGHT COFFEEHOUSE -- 7 p.m. tomorrow. Rock concert geared to college and high school students featuring the Liberties, Omegatron, Ill Fated and INVU. The Community Center, 623 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd., Severna Park. $7. 410-647-5843 or

DAR WILLIAMS -- 8 p.m. tomorrow. The singer-songwriter performs folk music from her latest CD, "The Beauty of the Rain." Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. $35. 410-822-7299 or

PETER ROWAN AND TONY RICE QUARTET -- 8 p.m. Saturday. Bluegrass. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. $35. 410-822-7299 or

"LINCOLN PORTRAIT: AMERICAN CELEBRATION" -- 7:30 p.m. Sunday; pre-concert reception, 6:30 p.m. Performance by Washington Symphonic Brass. St. Anne's Episcopal Church, Church Circle, Annapolis. $20; students, $10. 410-263-1906 or


STUDENT EXHIBIT -- 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays, next Thursday through Dec. 10. Paintings by Anne Arundel Community College students. Pascal Center for the Performing Arts gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-2218.

"THE BOOK OF KINGS: ART, WAR AND THE MORGAN LIBRARY'S MEDIEVAL PICTURE BIBLE" -- Noon-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, extended hours 7-8 p.m. Fridays, Saturday through Dec. 19. Opening reception, tour and children's workshop, 3:30-5 p.m. Sunday. Facsimile of a Crusades-era Bible on loan from the Morgan Library; 20 period objects on loan from the Walters Art Museum including armor, ceramics and textiles reflective of items featured in the manuscript. Mitchell Gallery, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2556 or

ERRATA -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, extended hours 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Tuesday through Dec. 13. Juror's talk, 12:30 p.m. next Thursday; reception, 6-8 p.m. next Thursday. Works that explore the role of error, flaw and misinterpretation in art. Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-7028 or

ROXANNE WEIDELE -- 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, through Dec. 30. Pastel landscapes by the artist, co-owner of Galesville's River Gallery. Annapolis City Gallery, City Hall, 160 Duke of Gloucester St., Annapolis. Free. 410-867-1429.

JOHN JENSEN -- 7:30 a.m.-midnight Sundays-Thursdays, 7:30-2:30 a.m. Fridays-Saturdays, through Nov. 31. Forty oils, watercolors, drawings, photographs and sculptures. 49 West Coffeehouse, Wine Bar and Gallery, 49 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-9796 or

"A REFLECTIVE NATURE" -- 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays, through Nov. 30. Fifty paintings involving water by Richard Bishop, Guy Coheleach, Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Ray Harris-Ching, Francis Lee Jaques, Chet Reneson, Manfred Schatz, Sir Peter Scott and Archibald Thorburn. Academy Art Museum, 106 South St., Easton. Free. 410-822-2787.

EDIE PYLE HOPKINS -- 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, weekends by appointment, through Nov. 28. Watercolors, oils and etchings. Woods Gallery, Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, 611 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd., Severna Park. Free. 410-647-0135 or

"SIGN HERE: PHOTOGRAPHY BY JOYCE W. HOFFER" -- 8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, opens Monday through Nov. 30. Fifteen black-and-white prints by documentary photographer Hoffer. Lillian Vanous Nutt Room, Greenfield Library, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2556 or 410-626-2548 or

EBBY AND RICK MALMGREN -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, through Nov. 11. Abstract prints and classical clay works by mother and son team. DeMatteis Gallery, 209 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-267-7860.

SHAYNA SARA SKOLNIK -- 10 a.m.-4 p.m. through Monday. Paintings. Willow Gallery, Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis. Free. 410-222-1777 or

AUTUMN CELEBRATION -- 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. today-Saturday, noon-5:30 p.m. Sunday, extended hours 5:30-9 p.m. today. Oils, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, photographs and sculpture by more than 30 artists. McBride Gallery, 215 Main St., Annapolis. Free. 410-267-7077 or

KEVIN FITZGERALD -- 11 a.m.-6 p.m. today, tomorrow and Sunday 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday. Abstract oil landscapes of the Eastern Shore. Main St. Gallery, 109 Main St., Annapolis. Free. 410-280-2787 or

HENRY BURROUGHS -- 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, through Dec. 31. More than 42 photos by the late photojournalist. Baywoods of Annapolis, 7101 Bay Front Dr., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-7297.

"USNA SPORTS, THE ONLY GAME IN TOWN" -- 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, through Jan. 13. Trophies, equipment and photographs chronicle Naval Academy sports since the 19th century. Armel-Leftwich Visitors Center, U.S. Naval Academy, 52 King George St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-6933 or


"RUN LOLA RUN" -- 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Film set in Berlin follows the frenetic pace of a girl trying to help her boyfriend repay 100,000 deutsche marks to a gangster. Sponsored by the Talbot Cinema Society. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. Season subscription only: two people, $75; one person, $50. 410-822-7299 or

"THE DEVIL NEVER SLEEPS" -- 12:30-1:30 p.m. next Thursday. Award-winning look at family mysteries centers around the death of the filmmaker's uncle and the possibility that he was murdered by his widow. Sponsored by the college's Women's Institute. Humanities Recital Hall, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-2807.

Lectures and Literature

BOOK SALE -- 10 a.m.-9 p.m. today-Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. Fiction, cooking, gardening and children's books for sale. Sponsored by the American Association of University Women. Fundraiser for Anne Arundel Community College graduates. Park Plaza, 570 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park. Today-Saturday, 50 cents-$1.50 per book; Sunday, $1-$2 per bag. 410-255-8330.

"HISTORY AND EXISTENTIALISM IN 'THE RAJ QUARTET' " -- 8:15 p.m. tomorrow. St. John's College tutor Paul Ludwig discusses Paul Scott's novel "The Raj Quartet." Francis Scott Key Auditorium, Mellon Hall, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2539 or

BOOKS AND BRUNCH -- 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. next Thursday. Lectures and signings by authors Christopher Corbett, Katie Moose, J.T. Crawford, Valerie Constantine, Roswitha Houghton, Marcia Talley and Sujata Massey. Proceeds support the Assistance League of the Chesapeake. Reservation deadline Monday. Chart House Restaurant, 300 Second St., Annapolis. $50. 410-987-6014 or

Sports and Recreation

ANNAPOLIS BY CANDLELIGHT -- 5-9 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday. Showcase of historic private homes in Annapolis. Sponsored by Historic Annapolis Foundation. Historic district of Annapolis. $35. 410-267-7619, Ext. 8146, or

BIRDING -- 8-11 a.m. Saturday. Workshop teaches how to identify birds by sight and sound. Children must be 12 and older. Jug Bay Wetlands, 1362 Wrighton Rd., Lothian. $3; seniors, ages 17 and younger, $2. 410-741-9330 or

OYSTER ROAST -- 1-5 p.m. Saturday. Games, oysters, beer and other refreshments. Deale Volunteer Fire Department, 6007 Drum Point Rd., Deale. $25. 410-867-1350 or

BULL AND OYSTER ROAST -- 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. Live music, food, refreshments. Proceeds support Partners in Care, a nonprofit organization assisting the county's elderly and disabled residents. Michael's Eighth Avenue, 7220 Grayburn Dr., Glen Burnie. $45; in advance, $35. 410-544-4800.

BOAT TOURS -- 12:30, 2:30 and 4:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Nov. 21. Ninety-minute tours of the Severn River, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Thomas Point Lighthouse. $16; ages 3-11, $8; ages 2 and younger, free. 410-268-7601 or


"FATHER OF THE BRIDE" -- 7 p.m. next Thursday-Nov. 13, 2 p.m. Nov. 14. Comedy about a father's struggle to deal with his only daughter's impending marriage. Annapolis High School, 2700 Riva Rd., Annapolis. $6; seniors, students, $5. 410-212-1018 or

"KISS ME, KATE" -- 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays, through Nov. 13. Inspired by Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew," this play within a play tells the story of two feuding couples and their complicated lives both on and off stage. Includes buffet dinner. Chesapeake Music Hall, 339 Busch's Frontage Rd., Annapolis. $32-$35; ages 4-12, $25. 410-626-7515 or


DOG SHOW -- 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Features greyhounds, terriers, whippets, pugs and Great Danes. Dog items for sale. Hammond-Harwood House, 19 Maryland Ave., Annapolis. $8; kids, $5. 410-263-4683, Ext. 13.

CONCERT OF TASTES -- 6-9 p.m. Sunday. A sampling of foods from more than 20 purveyors in the Annapolis area. Sponsored by the Friends of the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra. Includes silent auction, live music and dancing. Proceeds support the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra. Chesapeake Ballroom, Sheraton Barcelo Hotel, 173 Jennifer Rd., Annapolis. $60; members, $55. 410-268-7272.

LIVE COMEDY -- 9 p.m. next Thursday. Stand-up comics Maureen O'Sullivan, Shawn Westfall, Ryan Conner and Rob Maher headline. Oliver's Saloon, 531 Main St., Laurel. $5. 301-490-9200 or

Plan Ahead

"THE USE OF INFINITY IN MATHEMATICS" -- 8:15 p.m. Nov. 12. New York University math professor Harold Edwards discusses the Aristotelian view that actual infinities do not exist. Francis Scott Key Auditorium, Mellon Hall, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2539 or

FINE ARTS FESTIVAL -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 13 and 14. More than 60 regional exhibitors selling jewelry, fine art, photography, wood crafts, pottery, textiles and basketry. Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis. $5 per car donation. 410-263-0830.

"DEBKE -- DANCE AS AN EXPRESSION OF IDENTITY" -- Noon-2 p.m. Nov. 13. Workshop teaches traditional Middle Eastern line dance. Taught by Latifa, owner of Latifa's School of Middle Eastern Dance. Kelly's Herb House, 401 Headquarters Dr., Millersville. In advance, $30; at the door, $35. 410-544-4488 or

CARITAS BOOK AND AUTHOR EVENT -- 4 p.m. Nov. 14. Authors Jim Rasenberger, Anne Applebaum and Michael Dirda discuss and sign their latest works. Sponsored by St. John's College Caritas Society. Francis Scott Key Auditorium and lobby, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Through Monday, $25; at the door, $30. 410-626-2539 or


49 WEST -- 8:30 p.m.-midnight today, Rob Levit Group; 8 and 10 p.m. tomorrow, Mary Byrd Brown Project; 9 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Crosstown; 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Gary and Leah; 8-11 p.m. Monday, Dan Haas; 8:30 p.m.-midnight Tuesday, Unified Jazz Ensemble; 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesday, Chris and Mandy. 49 West St., Annapolis. Prices vary. 410-626-9796.

KAUFMANN'S -- 9 p.m. today, Ray Wroten; 8:30 p.m. tomorrow, Mitch and Josh; 9 p.m. Saturday, Mimsy and Chris; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Michelle Walker; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Joe Rose and karaoke. 329 Gambrills Rd., Gambrills. Free. 410-923-2005 or

MIDDLETON TAVERN -- 10 p.m. today, Harry Traynham; 10 p.m. tomorrow, Greg Phillips; 10 p.m. Saturday, Mike McHenry; 9 p.m. Sunday, Matt McConville; 9 p.m. Monday, Jake Phillips; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dana B.; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Brian and Co.; 10 p.m. next Thursday, Dave Glaser. 2 Market Space, Annapolis. Free. 410-263-3323 or

RAMS HEAD TAVERN -- 6 and 9 p.m. today, Acoustic Alchemy; 8:30 p.m. tomorrow and 7 p.m. Saturday, Arlo Guthrie; 7 p.m. Sunday, the Rekooperators; 8 p.m. Monday, Bill Frisell; 8 p.m. Tuesday, Tony Joe White; 8 p.m. Wednesday, Marc Cohn; 8 p.m. next Thursday, the Subdudes. 33 West St., Annapolis. Prices vary. 410-268-4545 or

SEAN DONLON'S -- 9 p.m. today, Waken at Seven; 9 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday, GarryOwen; 9 p.m. Sunday, Michael O'Patricks; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Chris and Mimsy; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Dana B.; 9 p.m. next Thursday, Dan Haas. 37 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-1993 or

WOODFIRE -- 8:30 p.m. tomorrow, Guacomo; 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Mike McHenry Duo. 580 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park. Free. 410-315-8100.

-- Compiled by EILEEN RIVERS

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"Covered Fields" and other pastel landscapes by Roxanne Weidele are on exhibit at City Hall in Annapolis.