Get Out and About in Southern Maryland This Weekend! Three Events for Feb. 2-4, 2018

Kimberly Bean
Kimberly Bean
Published on January 29, 2018

It’s a new month, and a lot is happening in Southern Maryland! Check out three events on the local calendar for this weekend, Feb. 2-4, 2018.

Shop Handmade for your Valentine

The sweethearts in your life would love a thoughtful and handmade gift!

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center will host is Valentine Maker’s Market on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Find a variety of locally made options, including small batch chocolates, jewelry, leather goods, pottery, clothing, and much more! More than 30 vendors will be on hand selling homemade, handmade, or homegrown products. Every vendor is from Maryland!

The café will be open. Admission to the market is free.

For more information, visit

(Image via Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center on Facebook.)

Cleanup Scheduled for Myrtle Point Beach

Join the local Sierra Club for a trash pickup to help keep local parks clean and wildlife safe!

The club will host a cleanup event at Myrtle Point Park Beach on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 10 a.m. to noon. The park is located at 24050 Patuxent Blvd. in California.

When you get to the park, take a right after the gated entrance. Participants will meet at the picnic tables beyond the first parking lot at 9:30 a.m. After gearing up, the group will head down the path to the beach and a co-leader will wait for latecomers. There will be a break for water/snacks and hand-wipes and gloves will be provided.

Participants should bring water, a hat or bandana, and first aid supplies. Long pants and layers are recommended. If volunteers have a trash picker upper, they should bring that as well!

For more information, contact leader Rosa E. P. Hance at 240-808-4233 or [email protected].

(Image via the Southern Maryland Sierra Club on Facebook.)

Great A Cappella Music Takes the Stage in La Plata

It’s the real “Pitch Perfect” – right here in Southern Maryland!

Unplugged, La Plata High School’s a cappella group, will host a quarterfinal of the International Competition of High school a Cappella on Saturday, Feb. 3, at 7 p.m. The event will take place in the high school auditorium.

Singing groups from the Mid-Atlantic region will compete for a chance to advance to the semifinals. Tickets are $15 for students with ID and $20 general admission. Tickets may be ourchased in advance at

For more information, email Denise Childers at [email protected]. Learn more about Unplugged at

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