The Roundup: 4 things to do this week
Fix it up You’ve maybe seen a loved Ralph Young’s restored steamer trunks at a local fundraiser. This Thursday, you can learn how he does it. To kick off Mount Harmon’s program and lecture series, Young, a longtime supporter of the historic Earleville plantation, will share his expertise in restoring antique steamer trunks. Chances on an antique steamer trunk will be available for purchase during the event. The lecture, which starts at 6:30 p.m., is $5 or free for members. Pre-registration required, so email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 410-275-8819.
Look up Fair Hill Nature Center hosts a night of stargazing at 8 p.m. on Friday.
Join astronomer Joe Fox for this spring stargazing outing where participants will learn to recognize the classic seasonal constellations. Attendees will listen to tales of these constellations, and learn their brightest stars. Bring a flashlight (and binoculars if you have them). Sky maps and other materials will be provided. The cost for this event is $3 for members, $5 for non-members. Register beforehand at www.fairhillnature.org, by emailing email@example.com or by calling 410-398-4909.
Go to market St. Mary Anne’s Garden Market returns this weekend. It runs from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church, 315 S. Main St. in North East. The annual event has everything for your lawn and garden. There will also be food for sale from local restaurants, free tours of the historic church and live music. For more information, visit www. stmaryannesgardenmarket.org.
Sip on this Turkey Point Vineyard celebrates two years in business with an event on Sunday. The North East tasting room, at 116 S. Main St., will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and have appetizers and wine tastings available from 3 to 6 p.m.
Really love wine? At 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, the University of Maryland Extension Office will host a vineyard management roundtable in Elkton for anyone with an interest in growing wine grapes. Register by calling Doris Behnke at the University of Maryland Extension Cecil County Office at 410-996-5280.