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June 2015

USNA Band's Riptide Jazz Ensemble - Annapolis City Dock

Event Date:  July 14, 2015 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm The Naval Academy Band’s Riptide Jazz Ensemble will be performing at Susan G. Campbell Park at the Annapolis City Dock on Tuesday, July 14 at 7:30 p.m. Naval Academy Band concerts are free and open to the public with no tickets required. Susan B. Campbell Park is located at 1 Dock Street in Annapolis, MD. For more information on this and other Naval Academy Band performances, please visit the band’s Facebook page, or call (410) 293-1262.

USNA Band's Wind Quintet - Annapolis Chamber Music Project's Summer Chamber Music Festival

Event Date:  July 14, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:15pm The United States Naval Academy Band Wind Quintet will perform at First Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, July 14 at 12:00 p.m, as part of the Annapolis Chamber Music Project's Summer Chamber Music Festival. The concert will feature "Summer Music" by Samuel Barber, "Mississippi Five" by Jim Parker, "Trois Pièces Breves" by Jacques Ibert and "Polka" by Julius Fučik.

USNA Band's Crabtowne Stompers - Chambers Park Summer Concert Series

Event Date:  July 10, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm The Naval Academy Band’s Crabtowne Stompers will be performing as part of the Chambers Park Summer Concert Series on Friday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m. Rooted in the original New Orleans jazz music of the early 1900's, the Crabtowne Stompers fuses its music with modern funk and jazz elements. The creative improvisational and compositional techniques of its members make the Crabtowne Stompers' music truly innovative and unique.

USNA Band's Crabtowne Stompers - Annapolis City Dock

Event Date:  July 7, 2015 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm The Naval Academy Band’s Crabtowne Stompers will be performing at Susan G. Campbell Park at the Annapolis City Dock on Tuesday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m. Rooted in the original New Orleans jazz music of the early 1900's, the Crabtowne Stompers fuses its music with modern funk and jazz elements. The creative improvisational and compositional techniques of its members make the Crabtowne Stompers' music truly innovative and unique.

USNA Band's Electric Brigade - Annapolis Towne Centre Friday Night Concert Series

Event Date:  July 3, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:15pm Annapolis, MD - The Naval Academy Band’s Electric Brigade will be performing as part of the Annapolis Towne Centre Friday Night Concert Series on July 3 at 7:00 p.m.

United States Naval Academy Band

Event Date:  July 4, 2015 - 8:00pm - 9:30pm Join the Naval Academy Band for a special Independence Day concert at Susan G. Campbell Park at the Annapolis City Dock on Saturday, July 4 at 8:00 p.m. The concert will feature the Electric Brigade along with the Ceremonial Band. Following the performance, the city of Annapolis will launch an impressive firework display over the harbor.

Jack Vs. Rapunzel: The Musical

Event Date:  June 20, 2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm Infinity Theatre Company presents... JACK VS RAPUNZEL: THE MUSICAL Book & Lyrics by Alan Ostroff Music by Clayton Colwell Location AACC Humanities Building Theatre (Room 112) 101 College Parkway United States See map: Google Maps

The past comes to life at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

On the banks of the Rhode River in Edgewater lies a hidden landscape of forests and wetlands called the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. Enter, and you’ll discover miles of wooded trails and wildlife. Look more closely, and you will also discover traces of the past.

The mystery of a great white’s whereabouts

Is the Bay becoming a haven for great whites?     Great white sharks are huge flesh-eating machines that swim at speeds up to 35mph and travel the oceans of the world to satisfy their appetites.     On May 29, a great white known as Mary Lee was reportedly detected in central Chesapeake Bay between North Beach and Tilghman Island. The predator would normally prefer the salty waters of the Atlantic Ocean. So what would make Mary Lee swim more than 100 miles up into the brackish waters of the Chesapeake?

Since a teenage batboy for the Washington Senators, Bill Cox has rooted for the home team

Ask Rose Haven resident Bill Cox about baseball, and he’ll tell you as many stories as you want to hear.     You’d expect as much from this 74-year-old, as he drives a blazing red golf cart refurbished as a Washington Nationals tribute with red and white seats, chrome wheels and a Nats logo. Cox and his shiny cart make appearances in all the Rose Haven holiday parades. He lets Santa borrow it for the Christmas parade.