Hands-On History Day: Preservation Celebration

Museum of Historic Annapolis 99 Main Street, Annapolis

Visit the Museum of Historic Annapolis on the second Sunday of every month for 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. In May, we are celebrating Preservation Month and sharing all about the importance of historic preservation! Engage with a preservationist and learn about the ongoing restoration of the James Brice House Learn about 18th century...

Mums and Mimosas: Mother’s Day Flower Arranging SOLD OUT

Historic London Town and Gardens 839 Londontown Road, Edgewater

This Mother's Day, why buy your mom a bouquet when you can make one together? In this hour-long class, you'll enjoy mimosas and learn how to create beautiful arrangements for bouquets, centerpieces, wreaths, and more. While enjoying time with mom (or your bestie!), you'll each craft a gorgeous centerpiece to take home. ​Ages 21+ ​ Members: $35 Non-Members: $45

William Paca Garden Plant Sale

1 Martin Street, Annapolis

A tradition for over 40 years, the William Paca Garden Plant Sale provides the opportunity to take home a piece of history. HA volunteers personally raise over 8,000 plants – perennials, annuals, trees, vines, and vegetable starts – that represent the best of the old and the new. This year, you’ll find perennial offerings focused on native flowers, like white turtlehead, Virginia bluebells, and bleeding heart. Hostas and woodland phlox complement the shady garden, while sunny spaces shine with annuals like cockscomb, salvia, and zinnias. Bring drama to your fence...

Annearrundell County Free School

Annearrundell County Free School Museum 1298 LaVall Drive, Davidsonville

The Annearrundell County Free School was established by the Colonial Assembly almost 300 years ago.  Each of the then twelve existing counties in the state were expected to build a one-room schoolhouse with taxpayer money going for the purchase of the land and building of the schoolhouse.  Students paid a tuition and one of the school's most celebrated students was Johns Hopkins. The Annearrundell County Free School has begun its Open House season.  It will be open on Saturday, May 13, 2023 and Sunday, May 14, 2023 from 1:00-4:00 pm. ...