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Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend one of its New Member Open Houses. Two New Member Open House events are available for prospective members. The first will take place on August 16, 2014 from 11-12:30 p.m. in Davidsonville. […]

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Miles River motion ages vinegar on skipjack Rosie Parks

Miles River motion ages vinegar on skipjack Rosie Parks

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

In cooperation with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Olivins Fine Olive Oils and Vinegars of St. Michaels, MD is producing a new balsamic vinegar with a Chesapeake connection. On July 10, a small barrel of specially blended balsamic vinegar was placed in the hull of the 1955 skipjack, Rosie Parks, where it will remain for […]

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Tiny House about to debut at Key School

Tiny House about to debut at Key School

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

From July 7th – 28th this summer, 50+ middle and high school students from Annapolis, Baltimore and surrounding areas will join forces with military veterans, building experts, educators and the sustainability leaders from SustainaFest to take on the unique and exciting challenge of building a mobile hi-tech, hyper-efficient and sustainable “Tiny House”. This 210 square […]

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Moran Classic raises $60K for Providence Center

Moran Classic raises $60K for Providence Center

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County, announced today that its 22nd Annual Moran Golf Classic, presented by Severna Park-based Moran Insurance and Chiron Technology Services, Inc., a Columbia-based cyber security and technology company, raised $60,000 for the organization’s programs and services.  The Classic was […]

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Book fair for the animals

Book fair for the animals

| July 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Friday, August 1st the SPCA of Anne Arundel County is partnering with the Barnes & Noble on Solomon’s Island Road in Annapolis for their national event Frozen Friday: Cool off with Olaf. All are invited to attend this exciting and family friendly event! A portion of sales by mentioning the SPCA at checkout or […]

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Celebrity chef Carla Hall coming to Wellness House

Celebrity chef Carla Hall coming to Wellness House

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, August 1st Wellness House of Annapolis will kick-off its Celebrity Chef Series with Carla Hall, co-host of ABC’s popular lifestyle series “The Chew”. The event kicks off at 6:00pm at the Wellness House property located on a scenic horse farm on Mas Que Farm Road in Annapolis.  The evening will include cooking demonstrations, […]

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Watch CBMM log canoe races from the Winnie Estelle

Watch CBMM log canoe races from the Winnie Estelle

| July 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

From 1-3pm on Saturday, July 26, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD is offering the opportunity to view Chesapeake Bay sailing log canoe races along the Miles River while aboard its 1920 buy boat, Winnie Estelle. During the cruise, CBMM’s Assistant Curator of Watercraft Richard Scofield will share his experiences building, racing, […]

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Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

| July 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The dog days of summer did not slow down hundreds of music and animal lovers Friday evening at the Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA featuring the Reagan Years at Annapolis Towne Centre. In two hours of selling $1 tickets, volunteers from Cleo’s Fine Oils, organizing merchant of the raffle, collected $1,026 for the SPCA of Anne […]

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Miles River cruise with CBMM on Thursday

Miles River cruise with CBMM on Thursday

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, July 17 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD invites the public to join the Midshore Riverkeeper® Conservancy’s (MRC) Drew Koslow aboard CBMM’s authentic buyboat, Winnie Estelle, for an up-close and personal exploration of the Miles River’s unique habitat and ecology. Participants learn how […]

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CBMM charity boat auction August 30th

CBMM charity boat auction August 30th

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is hosting its 17th annual Charity Boat Auction on Saturday, August 30, with proceeds benefiting the children and adults served by the museum. The live auction begins at 1 p.m. along the museum’s waterfront campus, where more than 90 boats—ranging in size and performance from […]

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Historic log canoe Flying Cloud donated to CBMM

Historic log canoe Flying Cloud donated to CBMM

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

On June 26, the historic log canoe Flying Cloud arrived at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD, where it has joined the largest collection of Chesapeake Bay watercraft in the world. The boat was donated to CBMM by brothers Allan Noble and John Noble of Oxford, MD. The Nobles’ father had […]

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Name the crab for the Chesapeake Bay Trust

Name the crab for the Chesapeake Bay Trust

| July 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Do you know a great name for the blue crab on Maryland’s famed Treasure the Chesapeake license plate? Then now is the time to enter the Chesapeake Bay Trust’s “Name our Crab” competition. The Chesapeake Bay Trust, a non-profit, grantmaking organization dedicated to restoring the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers, has officially launched its “Name […]

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Leadership Anne Arundel shuffles positions

Leadership Anne Arundel shuffles positions

| July 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Leadership Anne Arundel has adopted a new business model that consolidates the positions of executive director and development and public relations director, while bringing back a well-respected program facilitator who is familiar to the organization. LAA’s board of directors approved the hiring of Eric Edstrom, the organization’s current executive director, as president of LAA.  In […]

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Visit the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse for a unique perspective on the Bay

Visit the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse for a unique perspective on the Bay

| July 5, 2014 | 2 Comments

With the Fourth of July (and a storm) behind us, the skies opened up for a glorious day. And it was a perfect one to venture out to explore the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse. No, not just motoring around the lighthouse, actually climb up inside and check out the life of a lightkeeper. Yes, there […]

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Jewish Education Center expands in Annapolis

Jewish Education Center expands in Annapolis

| July 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Jewish Education Center of Annapolis (JEC) is pleased to announce an expansion to include families in the Anne Arundel County for school year 2014-2015. JEC is a modern and liberal school, welcoming families from all backgrounds to participate in a new school for children grades K – 7 with Youth Group programs for students in grades 8 – […]

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69th Annual Crab Feast scheduled for August 1st

69th Annual Crab Feast scheduled for August 1st

| July 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

Rotarians checking out the #1 crabs before the 69th annual Crab Feast sponsored by the Rotary Club of Annapolis are, from left, event Chairman David Lillefloren, Corporate Dining Chairman Pamela Urnowey, and event Co-Chairman Jim Campbell. The World’s Largest Crab Feast is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial […]

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Bello Machre raises more than $100K in walk

Bello Machre raises more than $100K in walk

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre proudly announces it raised over $110,000 at Every Step Counts 2014.  The event, held at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland, was attended by more than 400 people who walked and biked on a route around the college.  The proceeds benefit children and adults with developmental disabilities served throughout Central Maryland by […]

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New photography exhibit at CBMM

New photography exhibit at CBMM

| June 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

A “Historic Ships of Delmarva” photography exhibit has opened in the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) Van Lennep Auditorium and will continue through September. The display features images of regional ships by photographers Frances Borchardt and Carol Donahue. The Delmarva Peninsula includes the state of Delaware, and the areas of Maryland and Virginia to the […]

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Hospice seeks volunteers

Hospice seeks volunteers

| June 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

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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SPCA loads up the summer with fun events for Fido

SPCA loads up the summer with fun events for Fido

| June 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County has a bunch of great events coming up. It’s summer, why not let your favorite four legged friend come out and party with you? Saturday, June 28th from 12-4pm Sephora in Annapolis Mall has partnered with the SPCA to help raise awareness about our mission. We will have a […]

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CBMM recognizes volunteers

CBMM recognizes volunteers

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

On June 12 at a reception held in the Van Lennep Auditorium in St. Michaels, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) recognized a dedicated team of more than 200 volunteers for their combined 29,021 hours of service towards the museum over the last year. Several volunteers were recognized by CBMM staff for their work with […]

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Free summer camp at Wellness House

Free summer camp at Wellness House

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp at Wellness House located at 2625 Mas Que Farm Road in Annapolis. This five-day, free summer camp to be held July 7-11, 2014 from 9am-1pm is open to children ages 6-12 who are experiencing cancer in their families. Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp provides exploration […]

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