Thursday, Nov. 1
Book sale The American Association of University Women will hold its annual book sale Nov. 1-4 at 8151-D Ritchie Highway in the festival at Pasadena Shopping Center. Hours are 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 1; 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 2; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 3 and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 4. A public pre-sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Nov. 1, and there is a $10 entry fee. Also, Nov. 4 is "Bargain Day," when you can buy books by the bag. For more information, call 410-431-7166 or go to aauwmd-annearundelcountybranch.org.
'The Story of Luis Hane: Holocaust Survivor' The Anne Arundel Genealogical Society presents a program by Luis Hane at 7:30 p.m. at
Friday, Nov. 2
Concert Guitarists Richard Miller and Jason Ennis perform Brazilian jazz music at 8 p.m. at
Lecture Tutor David Stephenson will deliver a lecture, "Melodies and Faces: A 'Meno' Meditation," at 8:15 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in
Classical concert The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra performs at 8 p.m. Nov. 2-3 at
Saturday, Nov. 3
'Mindfulness Practice Group of Annapolis' Jane and Garrett Phelan, ordained in Thich Nhat Hanh's Order of Interbeing, will offer a Day of Study of the Five Mindfulness Trainings, Thich Nhat Hanh's version of the Buddhist Lay Precepts, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 333 Dubois Road in Annapolis. Event includes a dharma talk, dharma discussion, private journaling, and sitting and walking meditation. This day replaces six-week night classes at the Mindfulness Practice Center of Fairfax, permitting the student to Receive the Precepts at the Mindfulness Practice Center of Fairfax in a regional ceremony on Jan. 5. A donation of $20 is suggested. To register and more information, call 410-268-9639 or go to mpg-annapolis.org.
Fall Historical Seminar The Ann Arrundell County Historical Society presents "Peace Within Thy Borders;
Concert Cellist Francois Regis Chanon performs "French Music for Cello and Piano" at 3 p.m. at St. John's College's Great Hall, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Free. Information: 410-626-2539.
Yard sale The Long Point Improvement Association hosts a community yard sale from 8 a.m. to noon. Crafts, baked goods and more will be offered. Maps showing the location of sales are available at Long Point Hall, 1534 Long Point Road in Pasadena. Information: 410-255-2787.
Fair Fusion Ltd. holds its 18th Holiday Artisan's Fair Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 3-4, at 1168 Mainsail Drive in Annapolis. Offered will be jewelry, handmade quilts, artwork, handbags and more. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission is free and light refreshments will be served. Information: 410 268-5770.
Meet the authors Three authors, Corban Addison, Chris Pavone and Roger Rosenblatt, will discuss their latest works of fiction and nonfiction at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Admission is $30 in advance; $35 at the door. The presentation will be followed by a wine-and-hors d'oeuvre reception and book signing. For tickets and more information, call 410-757-8570 or go to stjohnscollege.edu/events. Handicapped parking will be available at the Campbell Hall lot on campus.
Concert Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter
Concert Singer/songwriter Dirk Hamilton performs at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. The performance is part of the hall's ongoing "Showcase Artist Series." Tickets are $15; $10 for hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or marylandhall.org.
Film series Maryland Hall presents a screening of "Dislecksia: The Movie" and a discussion with the director, Harvey Hubbell, at 7 p.m. Nov. 15 at 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. This is the third screening of six films as part of the "On Screen/In Person Independent Film Series" taking place this fall and winter. Tickets are $10; $7 for hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or marylandhall.org.
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