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Celebrate Maryland Day with art and history at St. John’s College

Celebrate Maryland Day with art and history at St. John’s College

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Friends of St. John’s College invite the community to celebrate Maryland Day at St. John’s College. Visitors may take guided tours of McDowell Hall, the venue where Francis Scott Key (an alumnus of St. John’s College and author of “The Star-Spangled Banner”) attended concerts and classes, and where the Marquis de Lafayette, a French […]

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CBMM blessing of the fleet scheduled for April 22nd

CBMM blessing of the fleet scheduled for April 22nd

| March 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Celebrate the beginning of this year’s boating season by joining the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum for an April 22 Blessing of the Fleet ceremony. The ceremony honors the museum’s floating fleet as well as other Chesapeake Bay working vessels and pleasure craft, with prayers offered for a safe and bountiful season. The event is free […]

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AACC to go smoke-free on July 1st

AACC to go smoke-free on July 1st

| March 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Community College Board of Trustees recently passed a revised Tobacco and Smoking policy that bans the use of tobacco and tobacco substitute products as of July 1, 2015. The policy applies to all faculty, staff, students, contractors, vendors and visitors to any AACC current or future location. Included in the ban are […]

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AAMC hires new doctor for clinic at Morris Blum Apartments

AAMC hires new doctor for clinic at Morris Blum Apartments

| March 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Kari Alperovitz-Bichell, MD, has joined Anne Arundel Medical Group. She is a primary care doctor practicing at the Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) Community Clinic at the Morris Blum Senior Apartments. Dr. Alperovitz-Bichell received her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She is passionate about improving access to high-quality healthcare for underserved communities. […]

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Del Signore appointed to US Travel Association board of directors

Del Signore appointed to US Travel Association board of directors

| March 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau President and CEO Connie Del Signore will begin serving on the U.S. Travel Association’s (USTA) Board of Directors this spring. Ms. Del Signore is among nine individuals who will embark on their first two-year term as at-large directors when the USTA’s spring board meeting convenes at […]

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Love Will See You Through this Friday at ArtFarm

Love Will See You Through this Friday at ArtFarm

| March 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Come on out on Friday, March 13th from 6:30-9PM for an Annapolis Arts District Event hosted by  Art at Large, Inc. & ArtFarm to celebrate the book release of Love Will See You Through illustrated by Annapolis artist Sally Wern Comport. Browse the exhibition (much of which will be for sale) of all of Comport’s Original Art from the book, displays of […]

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Annapolis Film Festival’s Environmental Showcase to highlight  plight of coastal towns

Annapolis Film Festival’s Environmental Showcase to highlight plight of coastal towns

| March 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Film Festival’s Environmental Showcase, scheduled for Saturday, March 28 at  10:00 am at Maryland Hall, spotlights America’s coasts, where life on the edge of the rising sea has placed our towns and cities on the front lines of climate change. The Showcase, sponsored by the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, will feature a […]

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Treaty of Paris Center events this weekend

Treaty of Paris Center events this weekend

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The new Treaty of Paris Center’s next session will be on Saturday, March 7 from 11:00am – 3:30pm with a theme of “The Mount Vernon Compact Between Maryland and Virginia,” the first step toward the Constitutional Convention, featuring a lecture by noted historian and professor Dr. Russell J. Rockefeller in the Treaty of Paris Restaurant […]

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Fado has full plate for St. Paddy’s Day

Fado has full plate for St. Paddy’s Day

| March 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Fadó Irish Pub will once again be the St. Patrick’s Day hub in Annapolis as it hosts two parties at its One Park Place location. March 14, or St. Practice Day, is the biggest party in town, featuring 6 Nations Rugby and English Premier League soccer, live music and signature Irish dishes (the whole pub […]

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Chamber Orchestra Kremlin to perform March 17th at Maryland Hall

Chamber Orchestra Kremlin to perform March 17th at Maryland Hall

| February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

A concert by the 15-member Chamber Orchestra Kremlin will be presented free to the public at 7 p.m. March 17 at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Presented by World Artists Experiences, the program will include classical selections played with a contemporary flair and musical enthusiasm.  Begun in 1991 in […]

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Ugandan Kids Choir to perform at St. Martin’s this weekend

Ugandan Kids Choir to perform at St. Martin’s this weekend

| February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Ugandan Kids Choir, a group of ten talented Ugandan children, has announced that they will be performing at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, 1120 Spa Road, Annapolis, MD on March 1, 2015 at 4 pm. All ten children have been given hope through Childcare Worldwide’s Sponsorship Program and now they are here to spread that […]

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Hockey for Heroes – March 13-14

Hockey for Heroes – March 13-14

| February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy Youth Hockey Association is hosting the second annual Hockey for Heroes to honor and celebrate our American heroes — our veterans — at the USNA McMullen Ice Arena, Friday, March 13 – Saturday, March 14. The opening ceremony is Friday, March 13 at 7:00 pm. Hockey for Heroes is a 24-hour, around-the-clock hockey tournament to raise […]

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Black Tie & Diamonds tickets on sale now

Black Tie & Diamonds tickets on sale now

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tickets are on sale now for 12th annual Black Tie and Diamonds gala hosted by the Rotary Club of Annapolis. The benefit will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March7, 2015, at Westin Hotel, Westgate Circle, in Annapolis. This year’s beneficiary will be the Connected Warrior Foundation. Established in 2012, the foundation has […]

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5th Annual Black Male Initiative Summit to be held at AACC

5th Annual Black Male Initiative Summit to be held at AACC

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students, faculty, staff and community members focused on helping black male students succeed are invited to attend the Fifth Annual Black Male Initiative Summit on Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Anne Arundel Community College. The summit is free and includes dinner and a guest speaker who will discuss pathways and ideas […]

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Upcoming lectures at St. John’s College

Upcoming lectures at St. John’s College

| February 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Jonathan Crimmins, visiting assistant professor in the Department of English at Augustana College, will give a lecture titled “Hegel, Kant, and the Minimum Conditions of a Free History” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, February 20 […]

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AAMC recognized for high-quality, rapid care for heart attacks

AAMC recognized for high-quality, rapid care for heart attacks

| February 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

When it comes to a heart attack, time is muscle. That means the faster a healthcare team can identify the problem and open a blocked artery, the faster oxygen is restored to the heart the more heart muscle is saved. This is why rapid diagnosis and treatment of patients experiencing heart attack symptoms is critically […]

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Rockbridge Academy presents variety show at Chesapeake Arts Center

Rockbridge Academy presents variety show at Chesapeake Arts Center

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rockbridge Academy invites the public to attend a romping fun night of vaudeville entertainment at Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn, Park on February 27th (7:30 pm) and February 28th (7:00 pm)  This year’s Variety Show pokes fun at theThe Grand Tour – the 17-day trip all rising Rockbridge seniors take to Greece and Italy, a long-anticipated capstone of their Classical Christian education. […]

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Non-Trivial Green Trivia Night at Galway Bay Irish Pub

Non-Trivial Green Trivia Night at Galway Bay Irish Pub

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Drink, Eat, Drink, Laugh. Show off what you know about the environment at Annnapolis Green’s Green Trivia Night on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 5:30-7:30 PM at Galway Bay Irish Pub. Food, fun and a little “learnin’ about the environment,” along with a few good Green Drinks and Green Drinkers and GREAT food — that’s what Annapolis […]

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Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

| February 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Eye On Annapolis has learned that a 2nd Class Midshipman (Class of 2016) in the 16th Company at the United States Naval Academy died Thursday night in Bancroft Hall. Details surrounding the death have not been released by the Academy, but we learned that the Midshipman was found deceased by his roommate late Thursday evening. The Midshipman was […]

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Simone Dinnerstein to join ASO

Simone Dinnerstein to join ASO

| February 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Celebrated American pianist Simone Dinnerstein will join the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra to perform the Piano Concerto in G major by Maurice Ravel in concerts at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 8pm. Music Director José-Luis Novo, will also conduct the orchestra in The Garden of […]

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Explore local African American history with Annapolis Tours

Explore local African American history with Annapolis Tours

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Tours by Watermark happily announces its first special event tour of 2015! Annapolis Tours’ African American Heritage Tour, a two-hour walking tour of Annapolis’ historic district is offered in honor of Black History Month. The tour takes place on February 21st, 2015. Watermark is proud to offer this tour – available year-round to groups […]

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Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Senior Activity Center has planned some events in February for Black History Month. Unless otherwise noted, the events will be held at the center at 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis, Md. Anne Arundel Community College instructor Nat Martin will present a condensed version of the history of jazz at 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 10. […]

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