Tag: St. Michaels

Six restaurants to compete in oyster stew cook-off

Six restaurants to compete in oyster stew cook-off

| October 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

[do action=”schuh”/] Six restaurants will compete for best oyster stew bragging rights when festival-goers sip, sample and cast their votes at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s October 25 OysterFest. This year’s participating restaurants include 2013 first place winner Theo’s Steaks, Sides, & Spirits of St. Michaels;  2013 second place winner Roy’s Kwik Korner Seafood Carry […]

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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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Women’s woodworking workshop at CBMM

Women’s woodworking workshop at CBMM

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Women interested in learning the basics of woodworking are invited to participate in a workshop designed just for them. From 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 17 and 24, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD is offering a basic woodworking class for women in its boat shop. Led by women […]

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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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Miles River paddling program at CBMM (July 24, 2014)

Miles River paddling program at CBMM (July 24, 2014)

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, July 24 and Thursday, September 4, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is hosting kayaking along the scenic Miles River for a limited number of participants. Offered in partnership with the Sultana Education Foundation, the program launches from CBMM’s Fogg’s Cove at 9:30 a.m. and is scheduled to return […]

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CBMM Big Band Night

CBMM Big Band Night

| June 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels welcomes The Shades of Blue Orchestra to its waterfront campus for this year’s July 5 Big Band Night and fireworks. The performance takes place from 7-10pm at the historic Tolchester Beach Bandstand, followed by St. Michaels’ fireworks. Guests are invited to bring chairs, picnics, and blankets, with […]

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CBMM kid’s clubs scheduled (June-July, 2014)

CBMM kid’s clubs scheduled (June-July, 2014)

| May 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Beginning June 16 and continuing through July 25, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering week-long, half day, Chesapeake-themed camps for kids 4-7 years old. Led by a CBMM educator, campers explore the magic of the Chesapeake Bay’s people, animals, and watercraft through fun and interactive activities, stories, games, and […]

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CBMM offers relief carving class (June 14-15, 2014)

CBMM offers relief carving class (June 14-15, 2014)

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering a two-day relief carving class from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 with craftsman John Garlick. Basic tools and materials will be provided, with participation limited and advanced registration needed. Each participant will create a pineapple […]

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Cruise to St. Michael’s WineFest on Watermark yacht

Cruise to St. Michael’s WineFest on Watermark yacht

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

A cruise, hundreds of wines, the Bay and food…what more could you ask for? Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® announces its first special event cruise of the 2014 season: roundtrip cruise and ticket package from Annapolis to the 5th Annual WineFest at St. Michaels on Saturday, April 26, 2014 and Sunday, April 27, 2014. […]

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Wines around the world at St. Michaels WineFest

Wines around the world at St. Michaels WineFest

| March 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wine aficionados and novices alike can experience the historic, waterfront town of St. Michaels, MD with more than 300 international, domestic, and Maryland wines during the 5th annual WineFest at St Michaels this April 26 and 27. “Wines from Around the World” is this year’s theme, and will be carried out among the historic district’s specialty […]

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Floating Fleet Day at CBMM May 31st

Floating Fleet Day at CBMM May 31st

| March 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, May 31, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD will host Floating Fleet Day, where visitors can experience the Miles River aboard an authentic Chesapeake wooden workboat. For a nominal fee, 30-minute boat rides will be offered between noon and 3 p.m. aboard many of CBMM’s floating fleet, including the […]

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Boater Safety Classes Begin April 16th

Boater Safety Classes Begin April 16th

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels is offering five boater safety courses, beginning in April and continuing through August. The courses will be held from 6 to 10 pm each day on CBMM’s campus and runs April 16-17, May 14-15, June 18-19, July 16-17, and August 13-14. The cost is $25 per […]

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CBMM’s Open Boatshop Program Begins March 7th

CBMM’s Open Boatshop Program Begins March 7th

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering its Friday Open Boatshop woodworking program beginning March 7 and continuing April 18, May 9, and June 9. Participants can attend one session or all four, with class size limited and pre-registration needed. The program invites members of the public to CBMM’s boatshop […]

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CBMM Docent Training To Begin February 11th

CBMM Docent Training To Begin February 11th

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering training for new and existing docent volunteers at the museum beginning with an orientation session on February 11 and continuing Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 6. The training is free and open to the public, with advanced registration needed. This once-a-year training prepares […]

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Model Guild Offers Three-Day Lapstrake Skiff Workshop February 28

Model Guild Offers Three-Day Lapstrake Skiff Workshop February 28

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) Model Guild in St. Michaels, MD will host a weekend model-building workshop in the museum’s Bay History building from 6 to 9pm Friday, February 28 and 9 to 5pm Saturday and Sunday, March 1 and 2. Led step-by-step by skilled modelers, participants will create a 10-inch wooden rowing skiff with lapped […]

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Learn Boatbuilding In St. Michaels This Winter

Learn Boatbuilding In St. Michaels This Winter

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels has announced the winter/spring schedule for its Apprentice for a Day (AFAD) public boatbuilding program, with gift certificates available. “The museum’s Apprentice for a Day program is one of a kind,” said CBMM’s Curator Pete Lesher. “What sets it apart is that it allows participants to […]

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CBMM Names Jennifer Kuhn Program Manager

CBMM Names Jennifer Kuhn Program Manager

| December 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jennifer Kuhn of Oxford, MD has been named Boatyard Program Manager at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD. Kuhn’s responsibilities include managing and facilitating CBMM’s Apprentice for a Day public boatbuilding program, as well as a series of educational and on-the-water programs centered on woodworking and the maritime traditions of the […]

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31st Annual Small Craft Festival Winners Announced

31st Annual Small Craft Festival Winners Announced

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Winners of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) 31st annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival were recently announced for the judged categories and races. The event was held October 4-6 in St. Michaels, MD, with more than 300 participants hailing from throughout the United States and Canada, and more than 1,300 in attendance of the weekend […]

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Six Restaurants To Participate In CBMM Oyster Stew Competition

Six Restaurants To Participate In CBMM Oyster Stew Competition

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Six restaurants will compete for best oyster stew bragging rights when festival-goers sip, sample, and cast their votes at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) November 2 OysterFest. This year’s participants include St. Michaels’ Sherwood’s Landing at the Inn at Perry Cabin, Bistro St. Michaels, Theo’s Steaks & Sides, Ava’s Pizzeria & Wine Bar, and […]

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Women’s’ Woodworking At CBMM

Women’s’ Woodworking At CBMM

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering a women-only basic woodworking class in its boatshop on Sunday, October 20 and 27th from 9am to 4pm. Led by women shipwrights, the workshop will teach women the foundational skills and techniques of carpentry, as well as offer an introduction to a variety […]

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CBMM Speaker Series: The War Of 1812, Ordinary People, Extraordinary Circumstances

CBMM Speaker Series: The War Of 1812, Ordinary People, Extraordinary Circumstances

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD begins a new speaker series entitled “The War of 1812: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Circumstances” on Friday, September 20, with later sessions on Friday, October 18 and Thursday, October 24. Seating is limited at all sessions, with pre-registration required. From 6-7:30pm on Friday, September 20, Pulitzer […]

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Day On The Bay To St. Michaels

Day On The Bay To St. Michaels

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

It might be the donuts, the catamaran vessel Lady Sarah built specifically for the trip, the sunshine or idyllic St. Michaels itself but Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark®’s Day on the Bay to St. Michaels Cruise has been going strong for more than forty years. The 2013 season is no exception and due to […]

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