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Journey to perform next weekend at Calvert Marine Museum

Journey to perform next weekend at Calvert Marine Museum

| August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

There is always something special going on at the Calvert Marine Museum and this year is no exception as they continue a 25 year tradition of bringing concerts to the water. This year, on August 24th, Journey will perform waterside and tickets are still available! In a career spanning five decades, Journey is blazing hotter […]

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The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Once upon a time, there was a woman with a vision. The vision was an arts center in Severna Park. It was dreamt to be a multi-purpose, studio-ready center at the ready to offer classes and workshops to the community.  And this vision was to be called The Artistic Flame! This is the vision of […]

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Silopanna brings another incredible show to Anne Arundel

Silopanna brings another incredible show to Anne Arundel

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

It is August 17th and the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds are once again quiet.  That was not the case 24 hours ago when the second Silopanna Music Festival presented by Rams Head Group filled the grounds with sound, laughter, color, food, merchandise, dancing, and most importantly smiles all around. The gates opened at 11am and […]

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Save the date: Oyster Fest at CBMM in October

Save the date: Oyster Fest at CBMM in October

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, October 25, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will host OysterFest, a celebration of the Chesapeake’s oyster. The event features live music on two stages, boat rides, retriever demonstrations, oysters and other local fare, an oyster stew competition and cooking demonstrations, along with children’s activities, oyster demonstrations, harvesting displays and […]

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Davies keeps dealing as Baysox beat Thunder

Davies keeps dealing as Baysox beat Thunder

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Baysox starter Zach Davies threw six one-run innings for the Baysox and the offense put up five runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to run away with an 8-1 win Saturday night. With the win, the Baysox are now 10-1 against Trenton this season with the last game of the series coming tomorrow. […]

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Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 10AM-5PM. Fall is in the air! Come celebrate  the beginning of autumn at the Annual Fall Festival along Maryland Avenue and State Circle in the heart of Historic Annapolis. An old-fashioned street festival with local merchants and vendors offering art, antiques, fashion, home interior, jewelry, crafts, food and children’s activities.  Bistro […]

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Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s colossal. It’s cool. It’s a last blast before school – and best of all, it’s all free. Abundant Life Church will host its 24th annual Super Saturday Kids Carnival and Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 23, on the church grounds at 7305 E. Furnace Branch Road, Glen Burnie. The church presents this event […]

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Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) will celebrate the 200th Anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner, at its free Labor Day Weekend concert at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis.  The annual Lexus Pops in the Park concert presented by PNC will take place at 5:30 PM on Sunday, August 31, with a rain date on September 1, […]

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Party on the Miles, Big Easy Style, September 13th

Party on the Miles, Big Easy Style, September 13th

| August 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chairs for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s 17th Annual Boating Party, Party on the Miles—Big Easy Style, have set the event’s date for Saturday, September 13, 2014. The fundraising gala begins at 5:30 p.m. with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres along the museum’s waterfront, followed by a tented dinner catered by PeachBlossoms Events. The evening culminates with dancing […]

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Treaty of Paris Festival coming in September

Treaty of Paris Festival coming in September

| August 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

To learn more about how the Treaty of Paris changed this country forever and the role Annapolis played, check out the 2014 National Treaty of Paris Festival on Saturday, Sept. 6, focusing on the entire Treaty of Paris Period (1783-87), from France to Philadelphia, when there was neither a war going on nor a new Constitution […]

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Build your own Chesapeake Light Craft kayak at CBMM

Build your own Chesapeake Light Craft kayak at CBMM

| August 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

From Monday, September 29 through Saturday, October 4, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD is hosting a kayak boatbuilding program with Chesapeake Light Craft of Annapolis, MD. Participation in the class is limited, with advanced registration needed. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, participants will receive instruction and can either […]

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Outfielders collide in Baysox loss

Outfielders collide in Baysox loss

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bowie dropped a second straight game in New Britain in a game that will be remembered for a scary collision between two New Britain outfielders much more than its final outcome. The final score was 8-5. With Michael Ohlman batting with a runner at first base and nobody out in the 5th inning, a fly […]

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No Small Children playing at Metropolitan

No Small Children playing at Metropolitan

| August 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

No Small Children, an all female rock band of teachers will be playing The Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge in Annapolis on Wed. Aug 20. They are on tour from LA, and in short, they are a group of teachers that play and tour when school’s out! They are three teachers from Los Angeles who love rock music. […]

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Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The year 2013 was a banner one for Pat Metheny. After being awarded his 20th Grammy, for Unity Band, and the release of his critically acclaimed recording of Tap: John Zorn’s Book of Angels, Vol. 20, Metheny received word that the readers of DownBeat magazine had voted to induct him into its Hall of Fame. […]

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The Amazing Kreskin to perform at Chesapeake Arts Center

The Amazing Kreskin to perform at Chesapeake Arts Center

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The world’s most famous mentalist, “The Amazing Kreskin” will be appearing Sunday October 19, 2014 at 4 p.m. at the Hammonds Lane Theatre in the Chesapeake Arts Center. The Arts Center is located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park Maryland 21225. With a showman’s flair, a comedian’s wit, and the capacities of a bona fide Mentalist or […]

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Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre seeks directors for 2015

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre seeks directors for 2015

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre is now accepting applications for directors for their 50th performance season in summer 2015. Prospective directors may visit www.summergarden.com to download a Director Questionnaire, then e-mail the completed form and a résumé to prod_dir@summergarden.com. The deadline for applications is September 30, 2014. Interviews will be held in October. Show directors […]

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Wednesday Night Races from the deck of the Harbor Queen?

Wednesday Night Races from the deck of the Harbor Queen?

| August 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Two Annapolis traditions mixed together for a twist on a classic summer activity! Wednesday Night Sailboat Races are an Annapolis staple. Add in Harbor Queen –another Annapolis staple– and you get an exciting special event cruise from Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark®. The final Watermark Wednesday Night Races cruise of the season is Wednesday, […]

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Baysox shutout in New Britain

Baysox shutout in New Britain

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox got a strong start from knuckleballer Eddie Gamboa but could not get the bats going in a 2-0 loss to New Britain Tuesday night. After being shutout one time in their first 90 games of the year, the Baysox have been shutout eight times in their last 31 games. Gamboa was outstanding after […]

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Baysox to honor local military heroes with trading cards

Baysox to honor local military heroes with trading cards

| August 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Baysox will give away a special 27-card set featuring Military Heroes from across the region to the first 1,000 fans ages 18 and older during the game Friday, August 15 against the Trenton Thunder. Many of the Military Heroes featured in the card set and their families will be in attendance for the game […]

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AACC starts year with a busy September of events

AACC starts year with a busy September of events

| August 12, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. FALL 2014 Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation sessions; Student Union Room 120, AACC […]

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Catch the Baysox for a buck

Catch the Baysox for a buck

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox announce today the best sports-entertainment bargain in the region, Baysox For A Buck Night Thursday, Aug. 21, as the Baysox take on the Reading Fightin Phils at 6:35 p.m.  Fans can order tickets at www.baysox.com or print a coupon and bring it to the Baysox box office to purchase general admission seat […]

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Explore the Chicone Creek with CBMM on September 12th

Explore the Chicone Creek with CBMM on September 12th

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, September 12, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD hosts Sultana Education Foundation’s Chris Cerino on a paddle through the marshes of Chicone Creek, a major tributary to the Nanticoke River near the historic town of Vienna, MD. Chicone was once home to a flourishing […]

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