Guided Paca Garden Tour

William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street , Annapolis

In 1974, Historic Annapolis opened the newly reconstructed Paca Garden to the public. We’re pleased to celebrate 50 years of our beloved Paca Garden with special guided garden tours on Friday mornings throughout the summer. Take a stroll through our beautifully restored two-acre 18th century English garden. Your experienced docent will share its history from the time of William Paca, signer of the Declaration of Independence, to present day as you wander the terraced landscape, formal parterres, wilderness garden, the practical kitchen and medicinal gardens, and orchard. What a treat...

Gertrude Makell Sign Dedication and Hot Sox Field Award Ceremony

Hot Sox Field at Wilson Park 862 Galesvlle Road, Galesville

Please join County Executive Steuart Pittman and Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks on Friday, May 31st at 3:00pm, as we remember and honor the dedication of Galesville community leader Gertrude Makell, and celebrate a special award for the Hot Sox Field Restoration that the Galesville Community Center Organization helped make possible. Her leadership and efforts helped to restore Wilson Park and keep the legacy of the Hot Sox alive. The Department is honored to formally recognize 'Gertrude's Way' as a key connection between Recreation and Parks and the Galesville...