This annual Eastern Shore festival has dedicated 35 years to wildlife conservation and the promotion of wildlife art. For three days, historic Easton showcases folk art, carving, sculpture and photography, and offers decoy auctions, calling contests, fly-fishing activities, a wine-tasting pavilion, food and music. The festival raises money for conservation projects around the Chesapeake Bay. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Historic Easton. $12 per day. Registration for contests and master classes additional. Sponsored by the Waterfowl Festival, 40 S. Harrison St., Easton. 410-822-4567 or www.waterfowlfestival.org.
Meet the Authors
Journalist Steven Roberts will talk about love, marriage and family as reflected in his books "My Fathers' Houses," a memoir about his immigrant family, and "From this Day Forward," which he wrote with his wife, Cokie Roberts. He will be joined by two sisters, Sarah Robinson Mara and Nancy Robinson Hammond, who collaborated on "A Snug Little Island," a children's book based on the sisters' childhood trips to the Thousand Islands of the St. Lawrence Seaway near Ontario. Mara is the author and Hammond is the illustrator. Author Peter Manseau also will talk about his new book, "Vows." Manseau is the son of a former priest and nun. The book explores his parents' decisions to join religious life and later leave it, and the consequences for the family. 4 p.m. Sunday, Francis Scott Key Auditorium, Mellon Hall, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. $25; $30 at the door. 410-626-2539.
The Moonlight Troupers perform Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic musical adapted from James Michener's book "Tales of the South Pacific." Michener's novel is a compilation of vignettes based on his experiences on a Pacific island during World War II. The show weaves the love stories of Lt. Joseph Cable and Liat, an island native, and of French plantation owner Emile De Becque and Nellie Forbush, a Navy nurse, against the backdrop of a secret Navy mission. 8 p.m. tomorrow, Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19; 2 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 20; 7:30 p.m. next Thursday. Pascal Center for Performing Arts, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. $15; seniors, children, students and AACC employees, $12; AACC students, $8. 410-777-2457.