Music series Kinderman (John Taylor) sings, dances and rhymes for the kids as the fall Family Music Series kicks off at 4 p.m. at the Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. Information: 410-636-6597.
Compost talk Anne Arundel County Master Gardeners will hold a composting demonstration and native plant garden visit at 10 a.m. at Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road in Annapolis. Visitors can learn how to make compost and see the park's gardens. Park entrance fees apply. Information: 410-222-6755.
Flea market St. Andrew's United Methodist Church holds an indoor country flea market from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at 4 Wallace Manor Road in Edgewater. Spaces are $10; tables are $5. The thrift shop will be open. Information: 410-269-7671.
Benefit The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition's 5K Run/3K Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer will take place from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sept. 18 at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis. The run will be timed, and awards for various age groups will be given. There will also be entertainment for adults and children and refreshments donated by local businesses. Event will be held rain or shine. Registration and information: ovarian.org/walks.
Fundraiser The Wellness House of Annapolis has rescheduled its annual fundraiser, "La Fiesta del Verano," to Sunday, Sept. 18, at 2625 Mas Que Farm Road in Annapolis. Former ESPN sailing commentator, Gary Jobson, is honorary chair. Hours are 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Tickets are $85. Information: 410-990-0941 or annapoliswellnesshouse.com.
Golf tournament Hospice of the Chesapeake invites area golfers to its annual fundraiser Oct. 6 at Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown. Tournament contests include an opportunity to win a Mercedes-Benz with a hole-in-one, as well as a $2,000 cash prize raffle.
Registration is $250 per person and $900 for foursomes, which includes greens fees, cart, a continental breakfast, lunch, awards banquet, contests and prizes. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Proceeds will support programs and services offered by Hospice of the Chesapeake in Anne Arundel and Prince George's counties.
Registration and information: 443-837-1530 or go to hospicechesapeake.org.
Festival The West River Heritage Day Oyster Festival, featuring music, food, children's activities and more, will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Captain Salem Avery Museum, 1418 E. West Shady Side Road. Featured musical performers include Tim and Savannah Finch, the Eastman String Band, Janie Meneely & Paul Di Blasi, Calico Jack, the Sour Notes and the Coastal Flats. Admission is $6, free for children 12 and younger. Parking will be available at the nearby Shady Side ball fields with free shuttle service and handicapped parking at the museum. Information: 410-867-4486 or go to shadysidemuseum.org.
Reunion The North County High School Class of 1991 is planning its 20th reunion Oct. 29 at Michael's Eighth Avenue in Glen Burnie. Send contact information to email@example.com or call Kiesha Dotson at 703-755-0206.
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