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Oscar and Oliver Osprey

Feb 03, 2012 07:05PM ● By Anonymous

Sunday Conversations is a great opportunity to discover new books and meet local authors with topics of interest in and around the Chesapeake Bay. Janie Suss will present “Oscar and Olive Osprey: A Family Takes Flight” on Sunday, February 19 at 2:00 p.m. in the museum lounge. Nature lovers of all ages will enjoy this book and may purchase a copy in the Museum Store and have it signed and personalized on the spot!

Did you know that this area hosts one of the largest populations of ospreys in the world? Come learn about the life cycle, migration habits and hunting skills of these magnificent birds in this perfect environment. Suss focuses on the importance of a healthy environment in preserving our resources and wildlife through a family of ospreys. The Mom’s Choice Awards® has named “Oscar and Olive Osprey: A Family Takes Flight” among the best, recognizing excellence in family-friendly media.

The Sunday Conversations with Chesapeake Authors, sponsored by the Patuxent Partnership and the Holiday Inn Solomons, is FREE and open to the public. The final talk in the series is “Saving Squeak” with Jennifer Keats Curtis on Sunday, March 25 at 2:00 p.m.


The museum is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Museum members and children under 5 are always admitted free. Admission is $7.00 for adults, $6.00 for seniors and military with valid I.D., and $2.00 for children ages 5 – 12. For more information about the museum, upcoming events, or membership, visit the website at or call 410-326-2042. LIKE us on Facebook.