July Calendar 15-17 Workshop: Artist’s Image of the Chesapeake Bay with Elaine Thompsen at the Academy Art Museum, Easton. 10 a.m. to noon for ages 6 to 9 and 1 to 3 p.m. for ages 10+. For more info. tel: 410-822-ARTS (2782) or visit www.academyartmuseum.org. 15-18 Workshop: Drawing with Jonathan Crist at the Academy Art Museum, Easton. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Ages 13+. For more info. tel: 410-822-ARTS (2782) or visit www.academyartmuseum.org. 15-21 9th Annual Plein Air-Easton! C ompet it ion a nd A r ts Fest ival throughout Talbot County. Plein Air-Easton! is the nation’s largest juried plein air painting competition. For 7 days, the competing artists paint. The resulting original works of art
are displayed in the Academy Art Museum, where awards are announced and paintings are sold throughout the final weekend. Please v isit www.pleinaireaston.com for a full schedule of events. 17 Academy for Lifelong Learning: Visit Poplar Island with Poplar Island staff from 9 a.m. to noon. Boat leaves from Tilghman Island. For more info. tel: 410745-4941. 17 Jack and the Beanstalk presented by the Rehoboth Summer Children’s Theatre at the Talbot County Free Library, Easton. 11 a.m. For more info. tel: 410-8221626 or visit www.tcfl.org. 17 Petunia the Pig Planter soda bottle craft program at the Talbot County Free Library, St. Michaels. 4 to 5:45 p.m. With help from Sabine Simonson and Chris Eareckson, try your hand at creating a cute pig planter. Ages 10 to adult. For more info. tel: 410-822-1626 or visit www.tcfl.org. 17-18 The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is offering a two-evening boater safety course from 6 to 10 p.m. The cost is $25. For more info. tel: 410-745-4941.
Plein air painting by Bobbi Seger.
18 Meeting: Alzheimer’s Support 212