Odenton Heritage Society February Open House

Odenton Heritage Society Historical Center 1367 Odenton Road, Odenton

The Odenton Heritage Society will celebrate Black History Month with a display about African American railroad workers in the Odenton area in the early 20th century. Come to the Society's open house on Sunday, February 4 and learn how African American track workers inspected and repaired tracks on the Pennsylvania Railroad (now Amtrak), keeping intercity trains running safely. Meet railroad workers' grandchildren and learn how trains became woven into everyday life for African Americans in Odenton, Wilsontown, and nearby communities. Admission to the OHS Historical Center and Museum, located at 1367 Odenton...

Valentine’s Calligraphy Workshop

Hammond-Harwood House 19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis

In the latter part of the 19th century, Victorians in America and Britain began making pop-up cards with hand paintings, panoramas, ribbon pull tabs and other features. Join us in learning how to make your own Valentine pop-up card with some calligraphic lettering. Attendees will make and take two cards. Ages 15 years and up. All supplies included. No experience necessary.