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CBMM’s Wednesday open boatshop program now through August

CBMM’s Wednesday open boatshop program now through August

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering its Wednesday Open Boatshop woodworking program beginning March 25 and continuing monthly on select Wednesdays through August 5. Participants can attend one session or all six, with class size limited and pre-registration needed. The program invites members of the public to CBMM’s boatyard to work on a small […]

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4th Annual 5K for the Bay scheduled for April 11th

4th Annual 5K for the Bay scheduled for April 11th

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, April 11, the Chesapeake Bay Trust will host its 4th Annual 5K for the Bay at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis. This 3.1 mile run/walk, sponsored by the Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company, will start at 9:00 am with all proceeds benefitting Chesapeake Bay restoration and education. Since it launched in 2011, the 5K […]

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Chautauqua Summer Series returns to CBMM

Chautauqua Summer Series returns to CBMM

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

From 7-9 p.m. on July 13, 14, and 15, the Chautauqua Summer Series returns in its second year to the waterfront campus of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. This Maryland Humanities Council series presents important historical figures through living history performances, and is offered free and open to the public to audiences of all ages. […]

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A “who’s who” in Maryland to play charity football game in April

A “who’s who” in Maryland to play charity football game in April

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Friday, April 17, the Bowen Foundation for Autism will host its first-ever Charity Football Bash at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD. This event will bring together football fans and charity supporters alike for a unique opportunity to support a great cause through a charity flag football game. Gates will open at 5:00 […]

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Free mental health forums at Severna Park Community Center

Free mental health forums at Severna Park Community Center

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two free community forums on mental health topics will be held in April at the Severna Park Community Center. The first forum, “ADHD 101,” will be held at 7 p.m. April 16. Psychologist Dr. Brian Richards and psychiatrist Dr. Janine Fuertes with Oasis: The Center for Mental Health will discuss symptoms, testing methods and treatment […]

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28th Antique & Classic Boat Festival comes to CBMM June 19-21

28th Antique & Classic Boat Festival comes to CBMM June 19-21

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wooden classics, vintage race boats, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum June 19-21 for the 28th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival. Hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society, this Father’s Day weekend event brings an era of by-gone days […]

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Pathways expands support for family members of substance abusers

Pathways expands support for family members of substance abusers

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pathways, Anne Arundel Medical Center’s (AAMC) alcohol and drug treatment center, has expanded its Family Wellness Workshop program to now include both one day and full weekend sessions. The expansion was made possible through a generous grant from the William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation. The program offers education and therapeutic support for family […]

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Vadim Gluzman will perform Prokofiev in return engagement with Annapolis Symphony Orchestra

Vadim Gluzman will perform Prokofiev in return engagement with Annapolis Symphony Orchestra

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Vadim Gluzman will perform Violin Concerto No. 2 by Sergei Prokofiev in concerts with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 8pm.  Music Director José-Luis Novo will also conduct the orchestra in The Sanguine Fan by Sir Edward Elgar and Symphony […]

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A Broad Reach: 50 Years of Collecting opens May 23 in St. Michaels

A Broad Reach: 50 Years of Collecting opens May 23 in St. Michaels

| March 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

With artifacts ranging from gilded eagles to a sailmaker’s sewing machine, a log-built bugeye to an intimate scene of crabpickers, A Broad Reach: 50 Years of Collecting is a new major exhibition of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum that will open to the public on Saturday, May 23, 2015, when the museum hosts a festival […]

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Arts Council hosts “Red, Winter, Pink, Spring and All the Colors in Between” exhibit

Arts Council hosts “Red, Winter, Pink, Spring and All the Colors in Between” exhibit

| March 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

“Red, Winter, Pink, Spring and All the Colors In between”, is the name of the Spring art exhibition, sponsored by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County opening March 13th  at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.  The juried group show featuring the work of Anne Arundel County artists will include paintings, drawings, and photographs on […]

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Bike to Beer event added to Annapolis Beer Week

Bike to Beer event added to Annapolis Beer Week

| March 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Beer Week announced the first Annapolis Bicycle 2 Beer event will be held at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds in Crownsville, MD  on April 18, 2015 in conjunction with the third annual Beer Run.    Proceeds from the event will benefit the Bike Like A Girl team (www.bikelikeagirl.org ) of 8 area cyclists who will […]

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Hammond Harwood House offers special events

Hammond Harwood House offers special events

| March 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Easter Egg Hunt & Animal Tours at the Hammond-Harwood House Museum Saturday March 28 2-4pm Did you know that the King Charles spaniel dog were originally owned by royalty or that parrots were used as a symbol of wealth? In this family friendly tour participants will join an animal tour of the house and hear […]

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Bowie Community Theatre presents Flyin’ West

Bowie Community Theatre presents Flyin’ West

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Following the end of the Civil War, many former slaves, took advantage of The Homestead Act and went West to build new lives for themselves and their families. Many of these homesteaders were black women who overcame tremendous odds to work their own land and make a place for themselves in an often harsh and forbidding environment. We […]

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LSO to present Spring Gala on Tuesday

LSO to present Spring Gala on Tuesday

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is proud to announce that its annual fundraising gala will be held Tuesday, March 24 at 6 PM at The Byzantium banquet center in Annapolis. The LSO is raising funds to support its mission of bringing high-quality, low-cost classical music to the residents of central Maryland. The 2015 Gala will […]

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Walk & Run for the Animals scheduled for May 3rd

Walk & Run for the Animals scheduled for May 3rd

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, May 3rd the SPCA of Anne Arundel County will celebrate its 24th annual Walk & Run for the Animals event at Quiet Waters Park from 8am to 1pm. Last year’s event saw over 2,000 participants along with their four-legged companions, and even more are expected this year to help the SPCA reach the […]

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<em>Party on the Point</em> festival scheduled for May 23rd

Party on the Point festival scheduled for May 23rd

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

On May 23, the 18-acre waterfront campus of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will transform into festival grounds as the museum kicks off a year-long 50th anniversary celebration with Party on the Point: Celebrating 50 Years on the Bay. The festival will feature the opening of a new exhibition, A Broad Reach: 50 Years of […]

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Hospice of Chesapeake seeks volunteers

Hospice of Chesapeake seeks volunteers

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake has numerous volunteer opportunities available in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties. Volunteers play a vital role on the hospice team by visiting patients, supporting caregivers, serving as counselors at grief retreats, organizing fundraisers or assisting in our offices or helping at our resale shop.  Become a hospice volunteer if you […]

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Annapolis Film Festival presents exciting slate of panels

Annapolis Film Festival presents exciting slate of panels

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Film Festival, running for four days from March 27th to 30th, is presenting several panels of interest to filmmakers. Friday Panels at the O’Callaghan Annapolis Hotel, 174 West Street The Art of the Pitch Friday, March 27, 10am-11am “The Pitch” is one of the most and anxiety-inducing aspects of filmmaking. Hear inside tips […]

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Chesapeake Life Center  counselors write book on supporting children after suicide loss

Chesapeake Life Center counselors write book on supporting children after suicide loss

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two counselors of the Chesapeake Life Center have written a book titled “Supporting Children After a Suicide Loss: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers.”  Authors Sarah Montgomery, Coordinator of Children and Family Programs and Susan Coale, Clinical Specialist in Bereavement, are both licensed clinical social workers at the Chesapeake Life Center who collaborated on the […]

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Actress Marlee Roberts to attend Annapolis Film Festival

Actress Marlee Roberts to attend Annapolis Film Festival

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Film Festival is pleased to announce actress Marlee Roberts will attend the screenings of her latest film Night Has Settled at the festival March 27 and 29th. Following the screenings will be a Q&A with Roberts and other cast members. In addition, Roberts will be a guest on Annapolis FIlm Festival’s “Women Filmmakers” Panel.  Marlee Roberts […]

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10th Annual Emily Schindler Memorial Lecture scheduled

10th Annual Emily Schindler Memorial Lecture scheduled

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Life Center invites the community to the 10th Annual Emily Schindler Memorial Lecture titled “Do it Well, Make it Fun. The Key to Success in Life, Death and Almost Everything in Between” presented by author and humorist Ron Culberson from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. April 15 at the Conference Center at the Maritime […]

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Chesapeake Conservancy needs votes for grant award

Chesapeake Conservancy needs votes for grant award

| March 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Conservancy is competing to win a grant from the BoatU.S. Foundation.  The grant process is now in the final stage, and it is left to the public to vote which organization will receive support from BoatU.S.  If Chesapeake Conservancy is awarded the grant, funds will be used to convert the Conservancy’s print publication, […]

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