Arts

November FUN at Calvert Marine Museum

November FUN at Calvert Marine Museum

Events and programs are happening all month long at the Calvert Marine Museum. Visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com for a complete schedule.  Thursday, November 3 and 10 – Sea Squirts Shark Secrets! Free drop-in program for children 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers from 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Friday, November...
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Trick-or-Treating FUN at Annmarie

Trick-or-Treating FUN at Annmarie

On Saturday, October 22, 2010, Annmarie’s annual Halloween in the Garden brought out a crowd of over 5,000 people and proved to be a shining example of the wonderful partnership between Annmarie and Southern Maryland businesses. With over 60 community organizations and businesses participating this year, each company decorated their spaces and wore costumes...
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Military Appreciation Month Kicks-off with Holiday Vendor/Craft Show at Nas Pax River

On November 2, 2011 there will be a Holiday Vendor/Craft Show at the Lincoln Military Housing Community Center on NAS Patuxent River from 4pm to 8pm.  As a way to kick-start the holiday shopping season and give back those who serve/have served, many of the vendors will be offering discounts and specials to those...
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Maker’s Market Nov. 5: Everthing Handmade, Homemade, Homegrown

Maker’s Market Nov. 5: Everthing Handmade, Homemade, Homegrown

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center will host the November Maker’s Market on Saturday, November 5, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Maker’s Market features over 50+ vendors selling homegrown, homemade and handmade items from Maryland. Guests of the Annmarie Maker’s Market will find fantastic shopping opportunities such as a wonderful mix of jewelry, unique...
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2011 Halloween in the Garden

2011 Halloween in the Garden

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center will be hosting the annual Halloween in the Garden on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Halloween in the Garden is a beloved Halloween tradition that offers children a no-scare, daytime, trick or treating parade.  Dozens of community organizations and local businesses will don...
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Call for Actors

Call for Actors

Sotterley Plantation is pleased to announce open auditions for this year’s Holiday Candlelight Tours on the following dates: Saturday, October 22nd  3-5 p.m. Saturday, October 29th  3-5 p.m. Roles available for the following:         2 Caucasian Males (Age 45-55)         3 Caucasian Males (Age 25-35)         2 African American Males (Age 20-30)         1...
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Discover New Books, Meet Local Authors at CMM

Discover New Books, Meet Local Authors at CMM

Sunday Conversations is a great opportunity to discover new books and meet local authors who have written about topics of interest in and around the Chesapeake Bay. Ralph Eshelman will present “A Travel Guide to the War of 1812 in the Chesapeake” on Sunday, October 23 at 2:00 p.m. in the museum lounge. The...
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St. Mary’s Hospital’s Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar on Oct. 28

The St. Mary’s Hospital Auxiliary is pleased to once again host its holiday bazaar.  This year’s annual event will be held on Friday, Oct. 28.  The public is invited and all proceeds benefit the hospital. The popular event features a host of items to fulfill your holiday gift list, including beautiful handmade items such...
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Annmarie After Hours & Exhibit Opening on Oct.14

Annmarie After Hours & Exhibit Opening on Oct.14

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center recently announced that they will be hosting the Annmarie After Hours event, Friday, October 14 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m in conjunction with the opening of two new exhibits – Toys: Re-Invent, Re-Imagine, Re-Discover and Imagine a World… Annmarie After Hours offers adults an evening full of art,...
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A Wonderful Wine Weekend at Sotterley WineFest

A Wonderful Wine Weekend at Sotterley WineFest

 Sotterley Plantation’s ninth annual Winefest was held this past weekend on the beautiful historic landscape along the Patuxent River in Hollywood, Md.  The event featured some fantastic live music performances by Uncle Jack, Jazz Caravan, Pax Rats and Gary Rue and the Dane Hall Ghosts. Local Ambassador of Rock John Hunt was broadcasting live...
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SoMd Piano Competition Expands its Awards for High School Pianists

Expanded opportunities for high school pianists to be recognized for their talents will be available during the fourth annual Southern Maryland Piano Competition to be held April 28 and 29, 2012 at the College of Southern Maryland’s Prince Frederick Campus. The high-level juried competition is open to any high school student within the region...
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Celebrating October in Calvert County

Celebrating October in Calvert County

The frost may soon be on the pumpkin but the fun doesn’t end in Calvert County, Md. Why not take some time from your busy day to enjoy a family-friendly event on Maryland’s western shore?  Saturday, October 1 (9 a.m.-noon) Maker’s Market Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center 13480 Dowell Road, Solomons 410-326-4640 • www.annmariegarden.org...
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Don’t Miss Sotterley WineFest Oct. 1, 2

Don’t Miss Sotterley WineFest Oct. 1, 2

Sotterley Plantation will celebrate the best of Maryland in the breathtaking setting of this National Historic Landmark at Riverside WineFest at Sotterley 2011 on Saturday and Sunday, October 1 & 2, noon until 6:00 p.m. both days. For two days, guests will have the chance to taste the offerings from over two dozen Maryland...
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Cinema Cafe Presents a Classic Horror at Calvert Library

On Wednesday, October 2, 2011, join Calvert Library Prince Frederick as we present a classic horror/thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Based on Daphne duMaurier’s novelette, The Birds, it is a tale of nature gone awry, as the melodious sounds of birds turn to screams of horror when a small town is beset by violent...
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October Events at Calvert Marine Museum

October Events at Calvert Marine Museum

October is outstanding at the Calvert Marine Museum with  activities, events, and programs all month long. Visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com for a complete listing. Saturday, October 1 – J.C. Lore Oyster House Experience Visit the J.C. Lore Oyster House and learn about oyster processing from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., from the dock...
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Design Contest

Graphic artists are invited to submit designs to be considered for the cover of the 2012 edition of the Technology Handbook for St. Mary’s County.  The Patuxent Partnership will again sponsor the cover art contest with a $500 prize awarded to the winner. Artists must reside in or be employed by St. Mary’s County....
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Sunday Conversations with Chesapeake Authors

Sunday Conversations is a great opportunity to discover new books and meet local authors who have written about topics of interest in and around the Chesapeake Bay.  All of the featured books will be available in the Museum Store and make wonderful holiday purchases that can be signed and personalized by the author on...
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Annmarie Gardens to Host 18th Annual Artsfest Sept. 17, 18

Annmarie Gardens to Host 18th Annual Artsfest Sept. 17, 18

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center announced that they will be hosting the 18th annual Artsfest on September 17th and 18th. WHAT:  Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center will be hosting its annual Artsfest this weekend – September 17th and 18th – one of Maryland’s largest fine arts festivals. Artsfest will offer more than...
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Folksinger Gordon Bok Appearing LIVE at CMM Oct. 21

Folksinger Gordon Bok Appearing LIVE at CMM Oct. 21

See American folksinger/songwriter Gordon Bok appearing live at the Calvert Marine Museum on Friday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. A leader in preserving, collecting, and creating rich and intense songs of the land and sea, Time Magazine deemed Bok as the “poet laureate of those who go down to the sea in ships.” Tickets...
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All Invited to Patuxent Habitat for Humanity ReStore 4th Anniversary Sale

All are invited to celebrate the 4th anniversary of Patuxent Habitat for Humanity’s Lexington Park Restore on Thursday, September 15th from 10 AM — 5 PM.  The Lexington Park ReStore, located at 21768 S. Coral Drive will feature 25% off all ReStore items, except flooring. Habitat’s ReStore sells reusable and surplus building materials to...
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Patuxent Habitat for Humanity Holds 4 Year Anniversary Sale

All are invited to celebrate the 4th anniversary of Patuxent Habitat for Humanity’s Lexington Park Restore on Thursday, Sept. 15 from 10 a.m. -5 p.m..  The Lexington Park ReStore, located at 21768 S. Coral Drive will feature 25% off all ReStore items, except flooring.   Habitat’s ReStore sells reusable and surplus building materials to the...
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