Recreation & Outdoors calendar

Catching flounder



, 7:30p.m. Local angler and author Lenny Rudow will present a free seminar about light-tackle jigging for flounder. Doors will open at 7p.m. at

American Legion

Post 175 at 832


Beach Road in

Severna Park

. He'll have his books for sale, including "Voices of the Chesapeake Bay."

Black drum fishing


, 7:30 p.m. Freelance writer Tim Campbell will give a PowerPoint presentation about Chesapeake Bay black drum fishing at the monthly meeting of the

Perry Hall

Chapter of the Maryland Saltwater Sportsfishermen's Association at Surf City Bar and Grill, 9654

Belair Road

, Perry Hall. Visitors welcome. Call Lee Haile at 410-828-0575 for details.


Gunpowder hike


. Moderate hike in

Baltimore County

from Camp Puh'tok following the Panther Branch trail to the Gunpowder River with small stream crossings and varied terrain, including hills. For more information, call 410-429-4954.

Helpful plants


, 11 a.m.-noon. Eden Mill Nature Center offers a Nature Series discussion about medicinal and edible plants living around us. Ppre-register by calling 410-836-3050. Email edenmillnaturecenter for information.

Deep Creek cleanup

June 2

, 9 a.m.-noon. Deep Creek Lake State Park rangers and the Garrett Trails' sustainable crew invite participants to join them as they clean and enhance area trails. Volunteers will meet at the upper overflow parking lot off State Park Road. Bring water, insect repellant, sunscreen, weather-appropriate clothing and a snack. Information: David Best at 301-387-5563 or Theresa MacLennan at 360-509-3492.

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