Monday Jan. 21: Scuba instructor John Kiser will explain how to become a certified diver and will discuss local dive sites. The 7:30 p.m. meeting, presented by Broadneck/Magothy River MSSA Chapter 10, will be at
Polar Bear Plunge
Saturday Jan. 26: 17th annual
Jan. 28: Chris Pine from Beacon Light Marina will address, among other things, ethanol problems in marine engines and spring outfitting at the monthly meeting of the Perry Hall Chapter of Maryland Saltwater Sportsfishermen's Association. The meeting will start at 7:30 p.m. at Gunpowder VFW Post 10067, 6309 Ebenezer Road, 21220. Visitors welcome. Call Lee Haile at 410-828-0575 for details.
Saltwater Fishing Expo
Feb. 23: The Saltwater Fishing Expo, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the
Lefty Kreh's Tiefest
March 9:Fly-tiers such as Bob Popovics, Steve Silverio and Blane Crockett will demonstrate patterns effective in the mid-Atlantic region and answer questions at Lefty Kreh's Tiefest, sponsored by the Coastal Conservation Association Maryland. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Prospect Bay Country Club in Grasonville. Casting instruction will be available for youngsters under 16 years from 11 a.m. to noon. Free for CCA members and youngsters under 16; $10 for others. Non-members may join CCA at the event for $25 and get in free.
Capital Angling Show
March 10: 38th Annual National Capital Angling and Conservation Show conducted by the National Capital Chapter of Trout Unlimited. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Hanley Field House,
SPURs 5K Run/Walk
April 7: The Hood College Athletics peer mentoring group SPURs (Students Providing Understanding and Resources) will host the 5K Run/Walk at 9 a.m. on campus in Frederick. Registration is $15 if postmarked by March 22 ($20 after). For information, go to hoodathletics.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Md. Half Marathon
May 11: Registration is open for the fifth annual Maryland Half Marathon to benefit the