Sunday, Dec. 4
'Home for the Holidays' The Brooks Tegler Army Air Force Big Band performs holiday classics at 7 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in
Open house The Ann Arrundell County Historical Society holds its annual "Holiday Open House" from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Benson-Hammond House, 7101 Aviation Blvd. in
Tree-trimming party Kids of all ages are invited to a free tree-trimming party from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Captain Salem Avery House Museum, 1418 E. West Shady Side Road. Participants can enjoy refreshments and make crafts as they celebrate the holidays as they did in the 1860s, with stories and songs of the era. Santa will visit and hear children's Christmas wishes. Information: 410-867-4486 or shadysidemuseum.org.
Monday, Dec. 5
Meeting The Maryland Commission on African American
Photo club The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis meets at 7 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. Tony Sweet and Susan Milestone will give a presentation on "Fine Art Photography." 410-267-0461 or digitalphotoclub.net.
Tuesday, Dec. 6
'Holiday by the Bay' concert The Naval Academy Band will perform its annual concert at 7:30 p.m. at Mahan Hall, 106 Maryland Ave., at the Naval Academy in Annapolis. The program includes
Wednesday, Dec. 7
'Sound the Bells' A holiday concert by the Army Field Band's Concert Band and Soldiers Chorus will be held at 7 p.m. at Meade Senior High School, 1100 Clark Road. Free. Information: armyfieldband.com.
Horticulture meeting The Annapolis Horticulture Society will meet at 7 p.m. at St. Anne's Parish Hall, 199 Duke of Gloucester St. in Annapolis. Guest speaker is author Ray Rogers. All are welcome. Information: annapolishorticulture.org.
Thursday, Dec. 8
Friday, Dec. 9
Saturday, Dec. 10
Farmers' market Vendors sell home-grown and handcrafted items from 7 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Dec. 24 at the Holiday Farmers' Market, Riva Road and
Holiday event The Sons of the Severn Chorus will present an afternoon of music, storytelling, and celebration beginning at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, 126 West St. The concert will feature the Sons of the Severn chorus, chapter quartets, and a special reunion performance by Maryland Express. Tickets are $25 and include a post-concert reception with complimentary hors d'oeuvres, hot beverages and cookies. There will also be a cash bar. Information: 410-674-7165 or singannapolis.com.
Concert The Annapolis Youth Chorus will perform a holiday concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, at St. Anne's Church on Church Circle in Annapolis. The treble-voiced choir, under the direction of Jill Woodward, will perform a variety of traditional holiday carols as well as choral works. Also appearing will be Carolene Winter and the Annapolis Chorale's a cappella women's group. Tickets are $15. Information: 410-263-1906 or liveartsmaryland.org.
'Rob Levit Holiday Showcase' The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Tickets are $15; $10 for hall members. Information: 410-280-5640 or marylandhall.org.
Pops concert The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Jose-Luis Novo, performs its Lexus Holiday Pops concert, "Simply Sinatra Christmas," at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. The show will feature Steve Lippia performing some of the most well-known