GEORGE WINSTON -- 8 p.m. today. Rhythm and blues pianist performs works from his latest album. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. $35. 410-822-7299 or

GERMAN DUET -- 7 p.m. tomorrow. Cellist Birgit Greger and pianist Andreas Gruetzer will perform classical music. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-5544 or

DONOVAN -- 8 p.m. Saturday. The pop and folk icon will perform an acoustic and electric concert. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. $40. 410-263-5544 or

MARTIN SEXTON -- 8 p.m. Saturday. The singer-songwriter performs. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. $25. 410-822-7299 or

ARUNDEL VOCAL ARTS SOCIETY -- 2 p.m. Sunday. Winter concert. Calvary United Methodist Church, 301 Rowe Blvd., Annapolis. $15. 410-268-3131.

"MOZART BY CANDLELIGHT" -- 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Arias and ensembles performed by baritone Christopher Austin, soprano Colleen Daly, tenor Tanner Knight and soprano Laura Strickling. First Presbyterian Church, 171 Duke of Gloucester St., Annapolis. $40. 410-267-8135 or

STEVE SMITH -- 7:30 p.m. Monday. Drummer performs with jazz fusion quartet Vital Information. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. $28; students, $20. 410-822-7299 or

Dance "BODIES IN MOTION" -- 8 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday. Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company performs. Pascal Center for Performing Arts, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. $8; seniors and children 11 and younger, $7; students and college employees, $6. 410-777-2457 or


"MOVEABLE FEAST" -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays. Open today through Dec. 29. Fine arts and crafts in mixed media. Holiday gathering with artists, 6-8 p.m. Dec. 15. Circle Gallery, 18 State Circle, Annapolis. 410-268-4566.

MEGAN EVANS -- 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 1-6 p.m. Sundays. Wheel-thrown and hand-built pottery. 5-8 p.m. Sunday, artist reception and demonstration. ARTFX, 45 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-990-4540 or

"CARIBBEAN TAPESTRY: VISIONARY ARTIST DAVID BOOTHMAN" -- 7:30 a.m.-midnight Mondays-Fridays, 7:30 a.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through Jan. 4. Local artists presents his Caribbean-theme paintings. 5-8 p.m. Sunday, opening reception. 49 West, 49 West St., Annapolis. Prices vary. 410-626-9796 or

"QUIET PLACES" -- 10 a.m.-9 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday, noon-5:30 p.m. Sunday. Oil paintings by Ed Hatch. McBride Gallery, 215 Main St., Annapolis. Free. 410-267-7077 or

"QUINTESSENTIAL QUILTS" -- 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, through Dec. 11. Display of hand- and machine-made quilts. Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, 61 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd., Severna Park. Free. 410-647-2550.

STUDENT LANDSCAPES -- 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays, through Dec. 15. Landscape paintings by Anne Arundel Community College students. Pascal Center for Performing Arts Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 410-777-2218 or

"ART NOIR" -- 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, through Dec. 16. Small group exhibition includes works by Maryland artists Don Cook, Erin Fostel, Charles Ritchie and Zachary Thornton. Chaney Gallery, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-5544 or

Film "GIRL BEAT: POWER OF THE DRUM" -- 12:30-1:30 p.m. today. Documentary on Banda Dida, an all-female drumming and vocal group from Brazil that incorporates ancestral slave stories into its music. Part of the Women's Institute fall film series. Humanities Building Room 112, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-7259 or

For Children

CREEPY CRAWLERS -- 10-11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday. Toddlers 2-4 can use their senses to explore the shapes and textures of the environment. Includes crafts, stories, a hike and snacks. Preregistration required. Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center, 600 Discovery Lane, Grasonsville. $5; members, $3. 410-827-6694.

Lectures and Literature

"GRAVITATIONS" -- 8:15 p.m. tomorrow. Freeman Dyson, a scientist and professor emeritus at Princeton University, will speak about gravitation and quantum mechanics. Francis Scott Key Auditorium, Mellon Hall, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2371 or

Sports and Recreation

STARGAZING -- 8-11 p.m. Saturday. Participants can view the planets, stars and the moon. Weather permitting. Astronomy Lab, Resource Management Building, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-2260 or

ICE SKATING -- Noon-9 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, noon-10 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays, through Feb. 28. Outdoor ice rink for adults and children. Glen Burnie Town Center, 103 N. Crain Hwy., Glen Burnie. $6; seniors and children, $5; skate rental, $2.50. 410-768-7700.

WALKING TOURS -- 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, 12:30-3 p.m. Sundays. Tour of the Naval Academy. Begins at Gate 1. Photo ID required for participants 16 and older. Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center, 52 King George St., Annapolis. $7.50; seniors 62 and older, $6.50; students, $5.50; preschoolers, free. 410-263-6933 or

Theater "SLAY RIDE" -- 8 p.m. Saturday. Do or Die Productions presents a comic interactive murder mystery. $12-$18. Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. 410-636-6597 or


49 WEST -- 6-8 p.m. today, Francois Laureuse; 8:30 p.m.-midnight today, Rob Levit Group; 9 p.m.-midnight tomorrow, Tom Mitchell; 9 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Lisa Moscatiello; 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Gary and Leah; 8-11 p.m. Monday, Dan Haas with Bens Bones; 8:30 p.m.-midnight Tuesday, Unified Jazz Ensemble; 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jonathan Stone; 7-11 p.m. Wednesday, Joe Byrd Jam. 49 West St., Annapolis. Prices vary. 410-626-9796 or

ACME BAR & GRILL -- 10 p.m. today, DJ Goodman; 6-9 p.m. tomorrow, Dean Rosenthal; 10 p.m. tomorrow, DJ Goodman; 10 p.m. Saturday, Sargent DJ; 10 p.m. Sunday, Troy's Lounge With the Done 4; 10 p.m. Monday, "Earned Mike Night" with Jimi Haha and guests; 10 p.m. Tuesday, Doug Segree; 10 p.m. Wednesday, Troy's Underground with DJ Dan. 163 Main St., Annapolis. Free. 410-280-6486 or

ANDY'S -- 9 p.m. today, John Trupp and Eddie Hartness; 9 p.m. tomorrow, Leda's Charm; 9 p.m. Saturday, Jackass Flats. 3371/2 High St., Chestertown. Free. 410-778-6779 or

KAUFMANN'S TAVERN -- 8:30 p.m. tomorrow, Dave and C.J.; 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Tim Dale; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. live jazz brunch with Michelle G. 329 Gambrills Rd., Gambrills. Free. 410-923-2005 or

MIDDLETON TAVERN -- 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Matt McConville Trio. 2 Market Space, Annapolis. Free. 410-263-3323 or

RAMS HEAD TAVERN -- 8:30 p.m. tomorrow, Christine Lavin; 7 p.m. Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday, Hard Travelers; 8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Aaron Neville; 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Peter White; 8 p.m. next Thursday, Tuck & Patti. 33 West St., Annapolis. Prices vary. 410-268-4545 or

THE ROCKFISH -- 10 p.m. today, Mike McHenry Tribe; 6-9 p.m. tomorrow, Chris and Mandy; 10 p.m. tomorrow, Matt McConville Duo; 10 p.m. Saturday, Nadine and the Allstars; 10:20 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sunday, Unified Jazz Ensemble. 400 Sixth St., Annapolis. Free. 410-267-1800 or

SUNDOWN COFFEE HOUSE -- 4:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Jim Ballard. Epiphany Chapel and Church House, 1419 Odenton Rd., Odenton. 410-336-8383 or

WOODFIRE -- 8:30 p.m.-midnight tomorrow, Jack Selway; 8:30 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Meg Murray and Angie Miller. 580 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park. Free. 410-315-8100 or


In the Region

CATIE CURTIS -- 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The folk singer and songwriter will perform. Baldwin's Station, 7618 Main St., Sykesville. $20. 410-795-1041.

"OLIVER" -- 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Sundays, 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, most days through Dec. 31. Play adapted from Charles Dickens's novel about a poor boy trying to find his way in Victorian London. Olney Theatre Center for the Arts, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. $29-$34. 301-924-3400 or

-- Compiled by LAUREN WISEMAN

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David Boothman's Caribbean-theme paintings will be on display at 49 West.Donovan performs Saturday at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.