His Majesty’s Marines at Hogshead: Shore Leave 1772

Hogshead 43 Pinkney Street, Annapolis

The British are here! His Majesty's Marines have been given shore leave and are taking a break from their revenue-enforcing duties. Come visit with the Marines at their land quarters at the Hogshead in Annapolis. It looks like trouble may be brewing in some of the colonies. A special talk, “Conversations with the General,” will be presented at 11:30 am and 2 pm. The Brigadier General will be discussing the situation in the colonies in 1772. Throughout the day, chat with other Marines to learn about their unique branch of service as...

Collectors’ Day – How Appealing: Charles Willson Peale & Collecting

Hammond-Harwood House 19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis

Collectors’ Day 2022 features two perspectives on the artist Charles Willson Peale and collecting. Dr. Wendy Bellion will focus on Peale himself as a curator. Art collector Stiles Tuttle Colwill will discuss how he created a collection of works by Peale and his family over the last 30 years. Collectors’ Day complements the exhibition Ambition: Charles Willson Peale in Annapolis. Price: $75 | Members: $60

Celebrating the Ancestors

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center 647 Contees Wharf Road , Edgewater

Join family, friends, and neighbors for a walk into the past. Schmidt Building at Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, 647 Contee Wharf Road. Edgewater, MD 21037 Learn about plans for the new museum at the Mill Swamp| Ralph J. Bunche/Community Center and how you can contribute your family’s history to that of Mill Swamp Community! Guest Speakers: Chanel Compton, Director of the Banneker Douglas Museum and Janice Hayes Williams, Historian Interviews with Clifton E. Brown, an alumnus and Dr. Karen V. Johnson, Senior Pastor First Christian Community Church of Annapolis, MD...