Sunday, Aug. 1
'The Fantasticks' This musical romantic play is presented by the Children's Theatre of Annapolis at 2 p.m. at 1661 Bay Head Road, Annapolis. Additional performances will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, and 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4, Thursday, Aug. 5, Friday, Aug. 6, and Saturday, Aug. 7. Tickets are $25-$35. Showtimes and information: 410-757-2281 or childrenstheatreofannapolis.org.
'Living Lawnmowers' Watch a herd of 40 goats return to Hancock's Resolution Park to graze in the forest, eating invasive vines and giving native seedlings a chance to take root, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Take a free tour of the historic farmhouse on the property. Visitors should wear sturdy shoes, long sleeves and long pants to protect against ticks. The park is as 2795 Bayside Beach Road, Pasadena. Information: http://www.historichancocksresolution.org/.
Concert Vocalist Natalie Green will give a free performance featuring the works of Schumann, Gluck, Gounod and Mozart at 5 p.m. at Heritage Baptist Church in Annapolis. Green is a 2007 graduate of Broadneck High School and current music student at Radford University in Virginia. Information: 410-263-6680.
Monday, Aug. 2
Blacksmith group The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets at 7 p.m. at Kinder Farm Park, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Road, Millersville. Members learn new techniques while working on projects. No gate fees. Information: 410-222-6115.
Tuesday, Aug. 3
'Summer Serenade' Concert series continues with the U.S. Naval Academy's concert band at Annapolis' City Dock. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Information: 410-293-0263.
Wednesday, Aug. 4
Composting demonstration Learn how to make compost in your backyard, get a free compost bin and learn about growing native plants, 11 a.m. at Quiet Waters Park at the Wildwood Trail. County park entrance fee is $6. Information: 240-381-4174.
Pasadena Rotarians The Lake Shore (Pasadena) Rotary Club will meet at 6 p.m. at Mount Carmel United Methodist Church, 4760 Mountain Road. Information: John Clark, 410-320-3145.
Wednesday Republican Breakfast Club Group meets at 7:30 a.m. at the Rockfish, Sixth and Severn, Eastport, for breakfast and discussion. Maryland candidate for governor Brian Murphy will speak. Cost is $12.
Thursday, Aug. 5
'Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story' Musical will be performed Thursday, Aug. 5, through Sept. 5 at the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre, 143 Compromise St. Shows at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $18. Information: 410-268-9212 or summergarden.com.
Native Plants in Vases Longtime Adkins Arboretum docent and workshop teacher Nancy Beatty will demonstrate three styles of flower arranging using native plants, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely. Cost is $10 for members, $15 for nonmembers. Information: 410-634-2847, ext. 0 or adkinsarboretum.org.
Elephant Club Breakfast meeting will be 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, 400 Benfield Road, Severna Park. Club president Dave Blanch will discuss his recent trip to Cuba. Open to the public. $4 fee. Information: 410-437-2213 or elephantclub.us.
Friday, Aug. 6
'Crazy for You' The Talent Machine Company closes out its summer season with the musical comedy "Crazy for You," 7:30 p.m. in the Key Auditorium at St. John's College, 60 College, Ave., Annapolis. Performances will also be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, and Aug. 12-14; at 2 p.m. Aug. 8 and 15; and at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 8. Tickets are $10 can be ordered at http://www.talentmachine.com or 410-956-0512.
Crab feast The Rotary Club of Annapolis will hold its annual crab feast from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. Event is all you can eat and drink, including vegetable crab soup, corn on the cob, beef barbecue sandwiches, hot dogs, draft beer, sodas and water. There will also be a bake sale and cake raffle. Tickets are $20-$60. Free parking. Tickets and information: 877-333-9667.
Free jazz concert Minsarah, an Israeli jazz trio, will give a free concert at 7 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Members met while studying at Berklee College of Music in Boston and have played at international jazz festivals and recorded with Lee Konitz. Information: 410-647-4482 or email@example.com.
Saturday, Aug. 7
Peach Festival Eastport United Methodist will hold its 35th annual Peach Festival from noon to 5 p.m. at the church, 926 Bay Ridge Ave. Grilled or oven-fried chicken, local corn on the cob, tomatoes, potato salad, green beans, biscuits and peach desserts are on the menu. There will be a bake sale table, as well as the church's pickled beets for sale. Dine-in or carry-out dinners are $16, $5 for children younger than 10, and dessert only is $5. Proceeds benefit the church's mission and outreach programs. Information: 410-263-5490.