Mr. Paca’s Garden Storytime: Where Are You From?

William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street , Annapolis

Mr. Paca’s Garden Storytime is a fun hour full of reading and activities in the William Paca Garden, a secret treasure in the Historic District of Annapolis. Each program is designed for little ones, 3-7 years, with a book reading, song, and craft/art project, plus time to explore the Paca Garden following the story hour. This Week’s Book: Where Are You From? by Yamile Saied Méndez  Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. When a young girl is asked where she’s really from, she asks her abuelo. However, he...

Goshen Farm Fall Open House

Historic Goshen Farm and Educational Center 1420 Cape St. Claire Road, Annapolis

Join us on Saturday, September 23rd, 2023 from 10 am to 2 pm at Goshen Farm for our 9th Annual Fall Open House. We are located at 1420 Cape St. Claire Road. This is a free event that is full of fun, family activities, and food! There will be 2 scheduled Tours of the Historic House (circa 1780’s). Explore the farm and see all the educational opportunities. We do encourage people to bring their phones as portions of the tour will be digital.

33rd Annual Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival

Susan Campbell Park Annapolis City Dock

Join the Banneker-Douglass Museum and the Maryland Commission on African American History and Culture in celebrating perseverance, education, and cultural heritage at the 33rd Annual Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival! The Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival is a free, family-oriented cultural celebration for all to enjoy live music and dance performances, world foods and artisan vendors, as well as heritage and history of the African Diaspora.

Script and Calligraphy Workshop

Hammond-Harwood House 19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis

Learn to decipher 18th and 19th century handwriting, accompanied by an introduction to calligraphy. Pricing includes supplies. Price: $50.

Family Program: Painting Rain Barrels

Captain Avery Museum 1418 E West Shady Side Road, Shady Side

Paint your own rain barrel to take home. Kids can paint the tree stumps that will become seats in our outdoor classroom! Admission is free; registration is required.

Speaker Event: Oyster Aquaculture

Captain Avery Museum 1418 E West Shady Side Road, Shady Side

Imani Black, founder of Minorities in Aquaculture, will present on the history and future of oyster aquaculture. Admission is free; registration is preferred.