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Arts in Education preview on Friday

Arts in Education preview on Friday

| September 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County soon will offer Anne Arundel County school representatives and students brief previews of over 30 artists’ presentations as part of the council’s Arts in Education(AiE) program.  The previews will be held on Friday, September 19th from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Broadneck Elementary in Arnold and on […]

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Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Substance abuse affects all communities nationwide. This month the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is recognizing National Recovery Month to help spread the message that treatment is effective and people can recover. According to the 2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, only 10.8 percent of those identified as needing drug […]

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Model skipjack races at CBMM on the 21st

Model skipjack races at CBMM on the 21st

| September 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) Model Sailing Club will race model sailing skipjacks on Sunday, September 21, with the public invited to watch from the museum’s St. Michaels waterfront. Club members will race radio-controlled (RC) model skipjacks along CBMM’s Fogg’s Cove, with the races scheduled to begin at noon. The club holds monthly races […]

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Outstanding Dreams Farm to host 6th Annual Alpaca Festival

Outstanding Dreams Farm to host 6th Annual Alpaca Festival

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Outstanding Dreams Farm invites you to their 6th Annual Alpaca Festival on Saturday, September 20th from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm and Sunday, September 21st from noon- 5:00 pm. The farm, which is located at 24480 Pinetown Road in Preston, is home to more than 25 Huacaya Alpacas and a gift shop featuring one-of-a-kind merchandise […]

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Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Recreation and Parks Department (ARPD) invites the community to shop its fall rummage sale on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8 a.m. to noon. The rummage sale will be held in the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center parking lot at 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. In the event of inclement weather, the rummage sale […]

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Privacy and the Constitution lecture at St. John’s College

Privacy and the Constitution lecture at St. John’s College

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

St. John’s College tutor William Braithwaite will give a lecture titled “Privacy and the Constitution” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, September 19 at 8 p.m. Braithwaite received his bachelor’s from Virginia Military Institute and his […]

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Goshen Farm wine tasting

Goshen Farm wine tasting

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you like good wine and fine food, you’ll want to take part in the Goshen Farm Wine Tasting! The event will be held on Saturday, October 11, from 4 to 7 PM at 1504 Stacey Lane, Annapolis, MD 21409. Goshen Farm is located in the Broadneck area of Annapolis, just off of Cape St. […]

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Celebrate philanthropy in November

Celebrate philanthropy in November

| September 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 14th Celebrate Philanthropy! Awards Luncheon will be on Friday, November 21st , 2014, 11.30 am to 2.00 pm, at the Doubletree Hotel in Annapolis.  The event is sponsored by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County and co-presented by Chaney Enterprises and  Connelly & Associates LLC. The emcee is Carroll Hynson. Awards will be […]

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2nd Annual MEGA Adoption Event planned with PETCO

2nd Annual MEGA Adoption Event planned with PETCO

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County and the Glen Burnie PETCO will be holding their Second Annual Mega Adoption Event on September 20th through 21st from 11am until 3pm. This event will be held at the Glen Burnie PETCO located at 6631 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie Maryland. With a carnival atmosphere and over 12 local […]

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Walk to end Alzheimer’s – October 25th

Walk to end Alzheimer’s – October 25th

| September 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Maryland Chapter invites the community to help reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Anne Arundel Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, Saturday, Oct. 25 (rain or shine), at Susan B. Campbell Park (1 Dock St.) in downtown Annapolis. This event provides an opportunity for the community to learn about Alzheimer’s […]

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Happy 35th to Hospice of the Chesapeake

Happy 35th to Hospice of the Chesapeake

| September 14, 2014 | 3 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today that it will celebrate several significant milestones on Friday, September 19, 2014, the organization’s 35th anniversary. Over the last twelve months, Hospice of the Chesapeake has cared for more than 5,000 individuals through its many programs and services including hospice care, grief and transition support services through Chesapeake Life […]

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Hospice Cup September 20th

Hospice Cup September 20th

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Hospice Cup is a charity sailing regatta, raising funds for hospice programs throughout Maryland, Washington DC and Northern Virginia. The focus for 2014 funds is Bereavement care and support. Participating hospices use funds raised through Hospice Cup to continue to offer quality, end-of-life care to patients, their families and friends. No matter your skill level; […]

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Rocksgiving Tournament to benefit CBT and Bowen Family Foundation

Rocksgiving Tournament to benefit CBT and Bowen Family Foundation

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Chesapeake Harbour Marina is proud to announce Rocksgiving, Annapolis’ premiere Striped Bass Fishing Tournament.  The tournament will be held at Chesapeake Harbour Marina on Saturday, November 15, 2014 and will benefit the Bowen Foundation for Autism and the Chesapeake Bay Trust.  Prizes include $100,000 for a striped bass that breaks the Maryland state record (67.8 […]

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Annapolis Police Department hosts 1 mile challenge for Special Olympics

Annapolis Police Department hosts 1 mile challenge for Special Olympics

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Annapolis City Police Department will host the 5th annual One Mile Challenge on Saturday, October 4, 2014 through the Annapolis Historic District. The One Mile Challenge will benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports events for Maryland’s children and adults with intellectual […]

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McBride Gallery announces fall shows

McBride Gallery announces fall shows

| September 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

The McBride Gallery on Main Street in Annapolis has announced several shows and exhibits that will be featured at the gallery this fall. “The Best of the Chesapeake” Seventh Annual Exhibition, an Invitational group show, with Juried Awards Show Opening /Meet the Artists: Sunday, September 14, 1 – 4pm Awards announced and presented: September 14, […]

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Capriotti’s is coming, Capriotti’s is coming

Capriotti’s is coming, Capriotti’s is coming

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop  is a specialty sandwich shop dedicated to its 38-year old tradition of roasting turkeys overnight and hand-pulling the meat the next morning and will be opening its first location in Annapolis on Monday, September 15th. To celebrate the opening, the Annapolis Capriotti’s is giving: Free Bobbie® sandwiches to the first 100 customers […]

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Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Each year hundreds of volunteers participate in projects/programs that help our community. Many awards are given to recognize groups and individuals for their hard work.  However many of us are unfamiliar with the background, collaboration and impact of the projects themselves. These Awards, sponsored by the Volunteer Center For Anne Arundel County and the Coordinators […]

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Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join a group that loves learning for the fun of it! Anne Arundel Community College’s Peer Learning Partnership (PLP) is a community of lifelong learners who meet year-round in an academic setting to create opportunities for intellectual development, personal growth, cultural events and social interaction. Get a preview of the winter 2015 PLP courses at […]

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VIBE and The MenZone opening at Robert Andrew

VIBE and The MenZone opening at Robert Andrew

| September 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

Robert Andrew The Collection of Salons and Spas is proud to announce the grand opening of their newest additions, The MenZone and VIBE Salon. The grand opening event will be held on Thursday, September 18th from 4pm to 8pm at The Village at Waugh Chapel, Gambrills, Maryland. The Grand Opening celebration will include a ribbon cutting […]

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Goshen Farm Harvest Dinner

Goshen Farm Harvest Dinner

| September 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

If you like to eat fresh food made from locally-grown ingredients and enjoy supporting the preservation of local history, make plans to attend the Goshen Farm Harvest Dinner, an evening of good food grown, prepared, and served by your neighbors, on Saturday, October 4, from 5 to 7 PM. Enjoy a hearty dinner of spaghetti […]

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Grief support for death of substance abuser

Grief support for death of substance abuser

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Life Center announced today it will begin offering a monthly drop-in support group designed for those who have lost a loved one due to substance abuse. The support group will address the issues common to this particular type of loss and the complex and confusing emotions individuals may feel from 6 to 7:30 p.m. […]

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