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Traditions of the Lunar New Year, Workshop for Families

Event Date:  February 1, 2019 - 1:45pm - 2:45pm Learn more about Chinese culture with information about Lunar New Year Traditions. Participants will get to sample some traditional treats and will receive a hong bao (red envelope) that will contain a small amount of money. Learn more so you can celebrate the New Year in your own home! Suggested donation: $3/person or $6/family is suggested to cover the cost of supplies. Presented by Wendy Ng. Register for this and our many other Chinese New Year Events at Location Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi 1195 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd #6, Arnold MD 21012 Near the intersection of Old County Rd and B&A Blvd United States See map: Google Maps
Event Date:  April 27, 2019 - 10:00am - 4:00pm Delight in the sights, sounds, fragrances and flavors of this celebration of Spring. With over 30 vendors of herbs, plants and handmade arts and crafts, live music, tea served in the historic house, the popular Blast-in-the-Past hands-on history playground, and food vendors, there really is something for everyone! The Friends of Montpelier will be selling flowers and potted plants for their annual fundraiser. (RAIN OR SHINE) All ages Free(except teas in historic house) Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Scout and Family Day at the Beyond Needleart Exhibit

Event Date:  November 17, 2018 - 10:00am Cub Scouts, Girs Scouts, and families are invited to do fiber art activities. Visit our current exhibit, Beyond Needleart, and shop at the Artists’ Boutique. $3.50/person Date:November 17, 2018 Time:10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 301-377-7817; TTY 301-699-2544 Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Road United States See map: Google Maps

Second Sundays at ACLT - Dog Days of Summer

Event Date:  August 12, 2018 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm What could possibly be better than four-legged friends spending an afternoon with you at ACLT? Come out to ACLT’s North Side Trailhead on August 12th from 1-4pm to treat your pup to a Sunday Funday, featuring contests like owner/dog lookalike and best kisser! Plus lots of crafts like paw print painting and training demos. (Leashes required) We can’t wait to meet your pups!
Event Date:  June 11, 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind: The Life of Frederick Douglas with William Ridgley. Frederick Douglass was described as a living counter-example that blacks we’re ignorant and unable to learn to read or write. Come learn how his everyday life was as a slave and how he was able to escape slavery. Location Schooner Woodwind 80 Compromise Street Annapolis, MD 21041 United States See map: Google Maps

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Event Date:  June 7, 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm During our 25th Anniversary Celebration Week, we invite you to join us for a special sunset sail to enjoy music performed by Crab Alley Lite during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. They were one of the first bands to play on the Woodwind 25 years ago. Crab Alley founders Jeff Holland and Janie Meneely will join up for a Woodwind cruise and regale the crew with their original songs of the Bay and beyond. Serious or saucy, their songs shed light on recreational boating as well as Chesapeake traditions here on the Bay. Location Schooner Woodwind 80 Compromise Street Annapolis, MD 21041 United States See map: Google Maps

Black Tie & Tails

Event Date:  March 17, 2018 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm Black Tie Optional. Sense of Humor Required. It’s Black Tie & Tails, Baltimore Humane Society’s can’t-miss annual gala at The Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley on Saturday, March 17th. The evening, hosted by WMAR-TV ABC2 News anchor, Jamie Costello, features an elegant seated dinner, open bar, live music, dancing, silent and live auction, Bark! Store goody bags, and many more surprises! Bring your pet if you like and show off its evening wear in the Pet Fashion Parade. This is a night you won’t forget!

Chesapeake Family Life Annapolis Camp Fair

Event Date:  March 10, 2018 - 10:00am Parents and potential campers, here's your chance to meet one-on-one with camp directors and staff. Find the perfect camp for your child where they can try something new, hone academic skills, practice favorite sports, be a counselor-in-training, meet new friends and hangout with buddies. This is a free event on Saturday March 10 from 10am-2pm at the Annapolis Area Christian School, 716 Bestgate Rd, Annapolis. Location Annapolis Area Christian School 716 Bestgate Rd Annapolis United States See map: Google Maps