Tag: Global Positioning System

Navigation courses at Eastport Yacht Club

Navigation courses at Eastport Yacht Club

| October 1, 2014 | 2 Comments

If you have ever wondered what you would do if your GPS failed, think about taking the complete set of navigation courses being offered at Eastport Yacht Club by the Coast Guard Auxiliary beginning on October 6, 2014. Classes are held on select Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. You must pre-register as there is limited enrollment. […]

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Annapolis launches web application to find parks in the City

Annapolis launches web application to find parks in the City

| July 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The City of Annapolis announces the unveiling of its park finder web application. This interactive web site allows users to locate nearby parks and recreation facilities while researching the list of the amenities within each park, trail or facility. “The parks finder web site allows Annapolis residents and visitors alike to create fun adventures and […]

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CBMM Offers Coast Guard Programs This October

CBMM Offers Coast Guard Programs This October

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Boaters have an opportunity to build their skills with a special program offered by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD this October. Led by USCG-certified instructors, CBMM’s “Coast Guard Boating Safety & Skills Program” takes place on Wednesday evenings from 6-10pm, October 9 through October 23, with pre-registration required. On October 9, […]

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Maryland Day Celebrations Abound

Maryland Day Celebrations Abound

| March 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maryland Day commemorates the formal founding of the colony of Maryland, when the newly-arrived colonists erected a cross on St. Clement’s Island, offered prayers (perhaps by saying Mass), and took “possession of this Country for our Saviour and for our soveraigne Lord the King of England.” In 1916, the Maryland General Assembly authorized Maryland Day […]

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‘Screen Time With Green Time’ – Geocaching In Truxtun Park

‘Screen Time With Green Time’ – Geocaching In Truxtun Park

| June 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

As part of the Geocache Ranger Rick family outdoor activity, Annapolis Recreation and Parks continues to host four geocaches placed in Truxtun Park. Each geocache was recently updated. Geocaching is a growing phenomenon that combines a real-l ife, outdoor treasure hunt with GPS-enabled technology. The geocaching activity located in Truxtun Park has a Ranger Rick […]

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