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Hands-On History Day: Recollections of World War II

Museum of Historic Annapolis 99 Main Street, Annapolis

Visit the Museum of Historic Annapolis on the second Sunday of every month Hands-On History Days. Drop in any time between 10 am and 2 pm for special family activities - a new theme each month means you and your family will want to visit again and again! Activities are included with Museum admission, which is 1/2 price on second Sundays. In December, join us for Recollections of World War II. Explore the Museum and talk with living historians and people from our community who lived through WWII. Be like "Rosie the Riveter" and...

“Gifts from the Arts” Holiday Show and Sale

South River Colony Main Street Shopping Center 179 Mitchells Chance Road, Edgewater

The Muddy Creek Artists Guild is very excited to invite everyone to its 13th annual "Pop-Up" Holiday Art Sale, “Gifts from the Arts”. The show will be held over two weekends, December 2-4 and December 9-11, 2022, at 179 Mitchells Chance Road, Edgewater, MD. 21037 (Main Street at South River Colony shopping center). The show is free and open to the public. Masks appreciated.

Tick-Tock 60 Minutes with the Clocks

Hammond-Harwood House 19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis

Explore the Hammond-Harwood House’s collection of nine elaborate clocks from the 17th, 18th, and early 19th centuries. The tour begins with an in-depth history of timekeeping from sundials to Chinese water clocks. The invention of the pendulum in the 17th century modernized horological devices and a rising artisan class created clocks for elite and middle-class markets as consumer demand expanded. The tour will examine each item, admiring the individual creation of the piece, its decorative design, and the social history connected to it. You will come away from this experience...