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There are some terrific things to do around town, we'll share some of them here and remember you can add events to our calendar.

The Defector

Nov 10, 2010 ● By Anonymous

by Daniel Silva, 2009 Don't take this book to the beach. You'll never make it out of your chair. It's quite long-462 pages- but it is the quintessential page-turner.  I read it over a weekend (OK, I need to get a life, but it was a gripping story)

Remembering Kent Island

Nov 10, 2010 ● By Anonymous

By Brent Lewis Perhaps it was the opening of the Bay Bridge in 1952, the addition of a second bridge span in 1973, or a new sewer system in the 1980s that introduced a wave of building construction—but whatever the impetus, Kent Island is undergoing many changes as the second decade of the 2lst century approaches.  

A History of Waterman, Sails, & Midshipman

Nov 10, 2010 ● By Anonymous

“MARITIME ANNAPOLIS: Maritime Annapolis: A History of Waterman, Sails, & Midshipman” written by journalist and Annapolis resident Rosemary F. Williams sets out to provide an overview of the city’s love affair with the Bay and the Severn River.

Five New Books Recently Released By Local Authors

Nov 10, 2010 ● By Anonymous

Five brand-new books have recently been published by local authors. Diverse in terms of genres and storyline, four of the five are works of fiction. All of the books, like their authors, have a connection with the Chesapeake Bay Region.

Abraham’s Bay & Other Stories

Nov 10, 2010 ● By Anonymous

By Jack Greer Published by Dryad Press, Washington D.C. 2009 Hardback 236 pages What happens when you sail out to sea on a journey and you encounter something unexpected? In this collection of delightful and suspenseful short stories, local author Jack Greer spins some enthralling tales.

Annapolis Authors Emphasize the Simple Pleasures

Nov 10, 2010 ● By Anonymous

Two local authors, one writing for children and one for people of all ages, both emphasize life’s simple pleasures. In this unstable economy, one theme prevails; get back to basics. Adventures with Lucas and Thomas: The Crazy Creek Adventure is a 26-page children’s book written entirely in rhyme. The story tells about the day-long adventures of two little boys, and their fun exploring a nearby creek.

The Nanticoke; Portrait of a Chesapeake River

Nov 10, 2010 ● By Anonymous

The Nanticoke; Portrait of a Chesapeake River by David W. Harp and Tom Horton combines masterful text written by one of the regions foremost environmental writers – Tom Horton and handsome photographs by highly admired photo journalist— David W. Harp. In 144 pages, life and nature along the Nanticoke River, spanning from Maryland’s Eastern Shore into Delaware is documented. There are tales of fishing, bird watching combined with a history of the river and the land that runs along it.

Sip & Strut 2010

Nov 05, 2010 ● By Anonymous

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Strut & Sip 2010 | Video Highlights

Nov 03, 2010 ● By Anonymous

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Caleb Stine's I Wasn't Built For a Life Like This

Oct 26, 2010 ● By Anonymous

Emerging from the widely-divergent Baltimore music scene is singer/ songwriter Caleb Stine who is the soul of that scene, and the best representation of a city he calls, “vibrant, troubled, and passionate.”
  • The Great Turkey Chase

    11/23/2017
    08:00AM

    The Kent Island Running Group will again welcome runners, walkers, families, and out-of-town gues...


  • Turkey Chase Charity Race

    11/23/2017
    08:30AM

    While others are putting turkeys in the oven or nestling on the couch watching the Macy’s Day Par...


  • Annual Turkey Trot 5K

    11/23/2017
    08:30AM

    On Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 23rd, the Y will host its Arnold Turkey Trot Charity ...


  • An annual tradition continues! Runners of all ages are invited to gobble up the Fleet Feet Sports...


  • Festival of Trees

    11/24/2017
    10:00AM — 09:00PM

    Kennedy Krieger Institute kicks off the holiday season by welcoming Santa Claus to their winter w...


  • Chestertown Antiques Show & Sale

    11/24/2017
    04:00PM — 07:00PM

    Now in its 54th year, the Chestertown Antiques Show & Sale, set for Friday, November 24th (4–7 p....


  • Festival of Trees - Preview Party

    11/24/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Celebrate “All that Glitters” at the 32nd annual Festival of Trees presented by the Friends of Ho...


  • Festival of Trees

    11/25/2017
    10:00AM — 09:00PM

    Kennedy Krieger Institute kicks off the holiday season by welcoming Santa Claus to their winter w...


  • Festival of Trees

    11/26/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Kennedy Krieger Institute kicks off the holiday season by welcoming Santa Claus to their winter w...


 

 

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